Several homes have been damaged after a tornado hit Meadow Flat and Clear Creek, located north north-east of Bathurst. There are reports one person has been injured. The damage spreads over a 25 to 30 kilometre line, running roughly north-west, says the Bureau of Meteorology.
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Sentencing hearing told that Met officer ‘hunted for a female to rape’, as footage shows him staging a false arrest of his victim. Wayne Couzens used his police warrant card and handcuffs to lure Sarah Everard off the street before strangling her with his police belt and burning her body, depriving her family of the chance to say a final goodbye, a court has heard. Video footage released on Wednesday showed Couzens, then a serving Metropolitan police officer, staging a false arrest of Everard as she returned from a friend’s house in south London in March during a period of coronavirus lockdown measures.
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The dolphin death toll reaches 22 this year The body of a seven-foot-long dolphin was found floating on Kuakata beach in Patuakhali on Wednesday. Locals spotted it in the second Jhaoban area, about five kilometres east of the Kuakata Zero Point.
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As of Sept. 27, the West Nile Virus has killed 10 people this month according to a report by the Arizona Department of Health Services. The majority of the deaths occurred in Maricopa County, with the first person dying at the beginning of September, according to ADHS public information officer Tom Herrmann. Up until August 1, there were zero to three newcases reported each week in Arizona, according to ADHS data. Confirmed cases doubled from two to four in the first week of August, peaking at 24 to 25 per week in late August and early September. Herrmann said there can be a delay in cases showing up in ADHS’s data because of the time required for them to be reported and investigated. Someone who gets sick might take a week before testing and results take another two to three days before getting reported. Then it may take ADHS anywhere from a few to days to as long as two weeks before the case is counted because medical records are reviewed and tests confirmed if necessary.
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Julie Bindel’s Feminism for Women resets the narrative on a women’s movement recently driven off course by transgender activists who skew the reality of prostitution, porn and male violence against females. When I asked what she had learned at school one day last week, my 12-year old daughter told me they had been talking about feminism and the #MeToo movement. I didn’t dare ask any more at the risk of straying into an enemy minefield. But I doubt that Julie Bindel’s “Feminism for Women: The Real Route to Liberation” is on the reading list at her school. Which is a shame, because Bindel’s take on feminism in her new book is a refreshing reminder of what drives genuine campaigners like her. As the title suggests, it attempts to reset the narrative that has come to consume feminism’s true goals.
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The Kilauea volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island has erupted after hours of increased activity, according to officials at the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). The alert level has been raised to the highest level but there is no immediate threat to populated areas. The eruption began at about 3:20 p.m. on Wednesday when the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory (HVO) detected a glow while looking at webcam images from the volcano’s summit. Lava became visible a short time later and the eruption appeared to intensify around 7 p.m. The eruption is taking place within the Halemaʻumaʻu crater in Kīlauea’s summit caldera, which is part of Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park, according to an advisory from the USGS, which raised the volcano’s alert level to the highest level.
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The plan, devised by the Canadian Joint Operations Command, relied on propaganda techniques like those used during the Afghan war. What on earth is going on in the upper echelons of Ottawa? High-up elements of the Canadian Forces have been waging psychological operations on the public over Covid-19 to manipulate their emotions and thoughts, and to gauge their reactions. While this is not uncommon around the world, getting caught is. A new article in Canada’s National Post states that the Canadian Joint Operations Command used “propaganda techniques similar to those employed during the Afghanistan war” on the Canadian public.
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Truly, tectonic changes are happening before our eyes, and today I just want to list some of them but without going to deep into specific analyses, that I plan to do later in the coming weeks. But just looking at this list is impressive enough, at least for me. So, here we go: The Anglos are circling the wagons: The planned sale of US/UK SSNs to Australia is nothing short of a HUGE game changer. It is also just the tip of a big iceberg: The US seems to have de-facto given up on Europe, not only because the UK left or because the EU is crashing and unmanageable anyway, but because the political grip the US had on the continent is now clearly slipping: NATO is a paper tiger, the “new Europeans” have outlived their utility and Russia has basically successfully diffused the threat from the West by her titanic effort to develop capabilities which make an attack on Russia suicidal for any country, including the USA, whether nukes are involved or not. By screwing over France, the US has…
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Every place we go in life, we encounter people carrying myriad viruses and germs. This has always been the case, since the dawn of mankind. It’s a fact of life. They carry tuberculosis, AIDS, influenza, measles, chickenpox, meningitis, mumps, rubella and all manner of contagions that can be transmitted in all manner of ways. Yet, we don’t see any calls for digital health passports, no apps on your phone, no social-distancing marks on the floors, no calls to show your papers or a recent negative test for any of these illnesses. Only one. Covid. And never have we seen a president go on national television like Joe Biden did last week and order everyone to get an injection claiming to prevent any of these diseases under penalty of losing your job and livelihood. “We are losing patience,” he sneered into the camera with the sinister look of a man possessed.
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We discovered there was not one set of rules for all, and that even the strictest medical advice could be trumped by political considerations Early on during the pandemic, it was easy to accept that the politicians, guided by their selected cadre of experts, knew what they were doing. And there was likewise in the public mind a considerable reservoir of trust in their pronouncements, which was not diminished if — in the very early days — a caution or a recommendation put out one week was altered, revised, or even contradicted by a caution or recommendation the week following.
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