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shenmue's Journal
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March 3, 2018

Coyote Killed In Westchester Tests Positive For Rabies


From the article:

The Westchester County Department of Health determined on Saturday that the coyote killed in the area of the Dunwoodie Golf Course in Yonkers earlier this week has tested positive for rabies.
March 3, 2018


February 28, 2018

Boris Johnson's Irish border remarks lampooned


From the article:

Boris Johnson's comparison of the Irish border with the boundaries of London's traffic congestion charge zone has been widely ridiculed.

The foreign secretary was speaking about the challenges Brexit will pose to moving goods over the 310-mile border without imposing checkpoints.

He said there was "no border between Islington or Camden and Westminster", and yet traffic fees were collected.
February 27, 2018

Fatal Shooting Leads To Manhunt For Armed Suspect In Westchester


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The early morning shooting death of a woman in Westchester set off an area-wide manhunt and caused six school districts to go into lockout status.

The shooting was reported at 7:16 a.m.Tuesday at the Sleepy Gardens apartment complex on Route 119 at 177 White Plains Road, said Tarrytown Police Chief John Barbelet during an early afternoon news conference.
February 27, 2018

Boris Johnson tells PM it is wrong to think there will be no Irish border in leaked letter


From the article:

Boris Johnson appears to have told the Prime Minister "it is wrong to see the task as maintaining 'no border'" on the island of Ireland after Brexit - and that the Government's task will be to "stop this border becoming significantly harder".
February 27, 2018

Fear and horror among Indonesia's LGBT community as gay sex ban looms


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Within weeks, lawmakers could vote on a new law that looks set to criminalize sex outside of marriage and homosexual sex in Indonesia, as part of wide-reaching changes to the country's criminal code.
February 27, 2018

UK weather: Snow falling as Siberian blast hits UK


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Heavy snow is expected across southern and eastern England overnight on Monday - with warnings extending into the Midlands, Scotland and Wales on Tuesday morning.

Many areas have been hit by freezing temperatures, with a wind chill making it feel like -15C in some places.
February 26, 2018

The American who fled 'gay conversion' in Africa


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The Somali Sheikhs would reform him. Return him to the community. Make him Muslim. Make him straight.

Mahad had read about gay conversion in Africa - the long, religious lessons; the abuse - and wanted no part.

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