Orkney copes with cruise ship invasion – BBC News

July 31, 2017

Image caption Hatston terminal, where the liners dock, is just a short distance from the center of Kirkwall The carries raising tourists to Orkney range in size from got a couple of hundred fares to the huge MSC Preziosa, the biggest ship to have ever berthed there. Image caption Shuttle bus operator Jimmy Poke enunciates the cruise liner have been a positive thing However, Jimmy admits that there is some…

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Passchendaele: The village that gave its men to war – BBC News

July 31, 2017

That battle began on 31 July 1917, and is one of the most-remembered duels of World War One. An thought 320,000 men were killed and wounded on the Allied side, and the conditions were terrifying. Some parts of the muddied battleground were so deep that adults drowned. Fred, 23, got married five days before signing up. We don’t know if Charles, 22, was there, or if he was Fred’s best…

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Let’s Raise A Glass To A Favorite ‘GoT’ Character’s Epic Goodbye

July 31, 2017

Things aren’t ogling immense for Daenerys( Emilia Clarke) and co. in the field covered by” Game of Thrones ,” but if the Lannisters hadn’t messed with Dany’s plan, we wouldn’t have been able to witness the epicness that was Olenna Tyrell( Diana Rigg) taking down Jaime( Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) as alone she can. As Jaime assures Olenna that he persuasion Cersei( Lena Headey) to caused her croak a painless fatality —…

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Two Siblings Just Reunited After Years Apart On ‘Game Of Thrones’

July 31, 2017

A lone wolf lived — er, metaphorically — so let’s hope the battalion can survive. Gee, how durations have changed since they said their last departing. Time is a ticklish event on” Game of Thrones ,” but consensus is that a few years have happened between Seasons 1 and 7. Sansa, meanwhile, razz on down to King’s Landing with her father-god and sister, where she encountered horrors of her own….

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Jeff Sessions’ Assault On Gay Workers Revealed Yet Another Lie He Told At Confirmation Hearings

July 31, 2017

Donald Trump is angry with Jeff Sessions for recusing himself in the Russia collusion investigation. But that hasn’t stopped Trump from leaving Sessions carte blanche to enforce his brutal hard-right agenda — one is why, in fact, conservatives have defended Sessions against Trump’s onslaughts — and that includes what are clearly his plans to raze LGBTQ rights. But now we know that’s not the only act Sessions lied about. But…

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Trump Has Parted Ways With A Shocking Number Of Senior Officials

July 31, 2017

White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus resigned on Thursday after newly appointed White House communications lead Anthony Scaramucci publicly singled him out in an ill-informed crusade against holes to the news media, describing Priebus in one interview as a ” fucking manic schizophrenic .” Trump, never one to shrink from a grudge join, was reportedly disappointed in Priebus for not perforating back at the hedge fund manager-turned-spokesman informally known…

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NYPD Calls Unreasonable Use Of Force ‘Irresponsible’ After Trump’s Speech

July 30, 2017

In a statement emailed to HuffPost, the NYPD announced recommendations for police officer to use alternative the criteria for use of force “irresponsible” and “unprofessional.” ” To suggest that police officers devote any standard in the use of force other than what is reasonable and necessary is reckless, unseemly and transmits the incorrect send to law enforcement as well as the public .” ” When you watch these killers being…

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