The image, showing more than two dozen trainees with their arms raised and faces blurred, was released Thursday by the West Virginia Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety. A line of text reading ”Hail Byrd ” tops the picture, which an agency spokesman said was a reference to the trainees; instructor.Before the photo was made public, the agency ''s secretary, Jeff Sandy, released a memo describing the image of Basic Training Class Number 18 as ”distasteful, hurtful, disturbing, highly insensitive, and completely inappropriate. " He wrote that the picture ”betrays the professionalism I have seen time and time again displayed and practiced by our brave correctional employees. ”
One of Chicago ''s oldest churches will soon be transformed into one of the only holistic, queer friendly centres for the LGBT homeless at risk youth in the city.
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the Indian banking sector is much stronger" than before as a result of the government s moves to merge and recapitalize banks. Three four decades earlier when banks were nationalized, there was a lot of celebration. We found that (having) so many banks has its disadvantages. We needed strong banks, not so many in number," Modi said in his inaugural address to the 17th Hindustan Times Leadership Summit.
Outer space is unfriendly to humans. Astronauts can only exist in a contained environment with its own air supply, so that means working in very close quarters. Zero gravity means things do not stay where you put them. Despite these constraints, astronauts on the International Space Station must be highly productive on a very tight time schedule.IBM and Airbus designed the first cyborg companion for the ISS last year only for CIMON to refuse following instructions and even accuse crew members of being ”mean ”.
;Paranomral Survivor; is a Canadian produced paranormal docuseries that airs on The Travel Channel and Netflix. The show premiered in 2015 and just wrapped its sixth season. One of many paranormal realty shows, ;Paranormal Survivor; doesn;t rely too much on gimmicks with teams and equipment investigating haunted locations. Instead, ;Paranormal Survivor; shows real people describing past experiences with the paranormal. Actors partake in re enactments and while there are some spooky gimmicks for affect, the stories can be interesting to hear. Here are 10 things you didn;t know about Travel Channel;s ;Paranormal Survivor:;Paranormal docuseries and "ghost hunter " shows have been popular throughout the past two decades. Series like "Ghost Hunters " and "Paranormal State " and "Ghost Adventures " are just some of the first to air that show teams of ghost hunters going into haunted sites, interviewing witnesses and gathering evidence of the paranormal. Other popular shows like "A Haunting " and "Paranormal Witness " focus more on telling the stories of paranormal phenomena people have experienced and re enacting events from the past. "Paranormal Survivor " falls into to the last category.
;I actually really liked Papa;s (Boney Kapoor) perfume, so as a kid I would enter his wardrobe and put on his perfume. I like men;s perfume a lot, actually. At night, I like to mix men;s perfume with women;s perfume to make a mix of little tangy and little formal,; said the actress, who was announced as the global brand ambassador of United Colors of Benetton Fragrance.The brand claims that it wants to spread the message of love through its products. Asked what her definition of love was, Janhvi said: "I think it ''s the only thing you can ''t describe in words. I really can ''t describe but it ''s a feeling. I think it is bigger than all of us.
Measuring 0.67 by 12.1 by 7.7 inches and weighing in at 2.9 pounds, the Spectre x360 13 is one of the smallest laptops we've seen that includes both a 360 degree convertible hinge and a 13.3 inch touch screen. To fit everything into such a small chassis, HP put incredibly thin bezels around the display, resulting in a 90 percent screen to body ratio. The company''s designers also had to increase the hybrid''s thickness, up from the previous model''s 0.57 inch.
Unnao, Dec 7 (UNI) Following the Unnao rape victim''s death in New Delhi''s Safdarganj hospital after she was set ablaze by the five accused, the Hindunagar Bhatan Khera village in the Bihar area here wore a deserted look.Srinagar, Dec 7 (UNI) Taps, drains and water bodies near banks, were frozen in summer capital, Srinagar, where people witnessed coldest night of the winter so far at minus 3.
If you plan a visit to Wolf Haven International in Tenino, Washington, there;s a good chance you may see some wolves, but you should know: There is no guarantee.While a visit without any sightings may sometimes result in a letdown for visitors, that ''s by design. Welcoming roughly 10,000 visitors per year, the facility is a sanctuary, not a wild animal park or zoo. According to Wolf Haven sanctuary ''s co manager, Pamela Maciel Caba as, that means that the animals ' preferences and welfare always comes before human wants and desires. "If the animals want to be seen, it s their choice. "
Bollywood is still mourning the void that veteran actor Sridevi left when she passed away last year. On Sunday, a book on the late actor titled Sridevi: The Eternal Screen Goddess by Satyarth Nayak was released. The event as held in Delhi. And along with husband Boney Kapoor, Sridevi''s English Vinglish director Gauri Shinde and popular Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone attended the event. At the event, the Bollywood actress spoke about the late actress.
It has been revealed that the Vatican part funded Elton John biopic Rocketman, despite the film ''s explicit portrayal of gay sex.
RELATED: Gabrielle Union Breaks Silence On America s Got Talent Firing ControversyNow, many people on social media showed support to Dwyane and his family for accepting their son for who he is. However, of course, there were a bunch of people who had something negative to say about the family photo. Former NFL running back Larry Johnson chimed in on Twitter and said he didn t see what the issue with Wades family photo was all about ... but seemingly suggested that he sacrificed his son for wealth The strange tweet read,
In the #MeToo era, a song about a man pressuring a woman to stay with him isn;t seen as so cheery by some. On The Voice on Tuesday night, John Legend and Kelly Clarkson performed their new cover of the song, in which he sings about being supportive of whatever decision she makes, with lines like ;It;s your body and your choice; and ;I want you to stay, it;s not up to me.;And yet, the new version has also become controversial, among people who thought the song didn ''t need editing. Sharon Osbourne said it ''s "not right " to change "an innocent lyric, " which she argued is akin to trying to covering up nudes in classic works of art.
Comment Facebook Twitter Reddit Email More Share this storyCanada #039;s last Nazi denied a Supreme Court appeal of revoked citizenship Tumblr Pinterest Google LinkedIn In what is likely Canada ''s final major court case over complicity in Nazi atrocities, the Supreme Court of Canada has refused to hear the last ditch appeal of Helmut Oberlander, 95, who worked as a translator for a Nazi killing squad in Ukraine and Russia, lied to obtain Canadian citizenship, then had a successful post war career as a real estate developer in Kitchener Waterloo, Ont.This is the fourth time the government has tried to revoke his citizenship over two decades, after the Federal Court found in 2000 he entered Canada fraudulently in 1954 by failing to disclosing his wartime past. The first time, for example, the revocation was overturned because the government failed to establish that the Einsatzkommando unit for which Oberlander worked had a ”single, brutal purpose, ” which would make even a translator complicit in its murders.