Double delight in Corsica It was on that climb where Thomas Voeckler (Europcar), Mathias Frank (BMC), Andy Schleck (RadioShack-Leopard) and Francis Mourey (FDJ) instigated a renewed 10-man move ... haul the break back by the time they hit the final climb of the day. 09/14/2016 - 5:27 pm | View Link
Judge ignores higher court and insists Burkini ban must STAY in force on French island because they cause a ‘proven risk of disruption to public order’ A court on a French island has ruled that burkinis can be banned on its beaches - in spite of a ruling last month that it violated women's rights to wear what they want. The court in the French Mediterranean resort of Corsica upheld a ban on the full ... 09/6/2016 - 6:08 am | View Link
Corsica: Migrant Trouble on the Beach at Sisco A civil disturbance developed on a beach in Corsica yesterday when the cultural sensitivities of Maghrebins — immigrants from North Africa — led to a violent attack against Corsican natives. The trouble reportedly began when a non-Muslim took photos of ... 08/14/2016 - 4:55 pm | View Link
New Corsica protest day after Muslim prayer hall attacked “They tried to hit us, open the truck, but they did succeed in smashing the windows (of the truck). One resident of the housing estate told AFP Saturday that attackers were “a very small group of youths” who have little direction in life. “The ... 12/26/2015 - 12:18 pm | View Link
Corsica: Installation of nationalist government sparks concern in Paris amid renewed calls for independence For the first time since the 18th century, Corsica has installed a nationalist government which has declared the Mediterranean island to be culturally and historically separate from France. In Paris, the implications of the nationalist victory in French ... 12/26/2015 - 8:27 am | View Link
Corsica: Migrant Trouble on the Beach at Sisco | Gates of ... The following three articles describe yesterday’s events on Corsica. First, from The Telegraph: Man ‘Injured by Harpoon’ During Riot on Corsica Beach ... 08/14/2016 - 11:49 pm | View Website
Trump: Clinton lacks 'physical, mental stamina' to beat ... Thailand’s deep south hit by fresh blasts. Fresh explosions rock Thailand’s deep south seriously wounding one soldier on Monday, days after a spate of bomb and ... 09/24/2016 - 1:32 am | View Website
Corsica clash ends with a man being harpooned over a photo ... Man harpooned in brawl over photo of women in burkinis in Corsica: Fracas between North Africans and local youths a day after French court upheld ban on swimsuits 08/14/2016 - 1:19 pm | View Website
David Cameron pictured with wife Samantha at luxury villa ... After years of PR-savvy staycations in Britain, David and Samantha Cameron have been soaking up the rays at a very luxurious villa in Corsica. 08/3/2016 - 1:53 pm | View Website
Bluetongue virus and vaccination UK & Europe bluetongue, blue tongue, animal health, animal diseases, vaccination 09/21/2016 - 2:50 pm | View Website
(Beijing) — Chinese authorities blamed illegal mining activities for a gas explosion at a coal mine that killed 18 miners left two others missing, Chinese state media reported Wednesday.
Tuesday morning’s explosion occurred at a small coal mine when 20 miners were working underground in the city of Shizuishan in the northwestern region of Ningxia, the official Xinhua News Agency said.
James Corden is taking a break from Carpool Karaoke to hit the ground running. His opponent? The world’s fastest man.
The Late Late Show host shared a photo via Twitter Tuesday, seen below, standing next to Usain Bolt. “It’s on…,” wrote Corden, promoting an upcoming episode of the late-night talk show.
In the bit it seems the pair are preparing for a race, with Corden donning a Jamaican track shirt, spandex shorts, and knee-high socks.
(El Cajon, Calif.) — A black man reportedly acting erratically at a strip mall in suburban San Diego was shot and killed by police after pulling an object from his pocket, pointing it at officers and assuming a “shooting stance,” authorities said.
One of the officers tried and failed to subdue the unidentified man with a stun gun before the other officer fired several times, El Cajon Police Chief Jeff Davis said at a late night news conference.
EL CAJON, Calif. — A black man reportedly acting erratically at a strip mall in suburban San Diego was shot and killed by police after pulling an object from his pocket, pointing it at officers and assuming a “shooting stance,” authorities said. One of the officers tried and failed to subdue the unidentified man with
New music is on the way from Solange Knowles.
The singer’s fourth studio album, A Seat at the Table, will be released Friday, she announced on social media.
The album is Knowles’ first since she released True in 2012. A Seat at the Table was written by Solange and features guest appearances from Lil’ Wayne, Q-Tip, The Dream, and her sister Beyoncé’s former Destiny’s Child collaborator, Kelly Rowland.
Knowles describes the upcoming album as “a project on identity, empowerment, independence, grief, and healing.” On her 30th birthday in June, Knowles announced on Instagram she had completed the album after three years and called it her “most proud body of work.”
“I say all of that to say…don’t eveeer let anyone write your story for you,” she continued in her post.