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Young tagged hen harrier goes missing in 'suspicious' circumstances

Young tagged hen harrier goes missing in 'suspicious' circumstances

Science
A young tagged hen harrier has disappeared in Aberdeenshire in what RSPB Scotland described as "highly suspicious" circumstances.Calluna, a female harrier, was fitted with a satellite tag earlier this year at a nest on the National Trust for Scotland's Mar Lodge Estate near Braemar.It was part of RSPB Scotland's Hen Harrier LIFE project.Calluna's last recorded position was on a grouse moor north of Ballater.Scottish Land and Estates said local land managers rejected any suggestion the loss of signal from the tag was connected to grouse moor management.The transmitter's data was being monitored, and showed that the bird fledged from the nest in July. She left the area in early August, with the data showing her gradually heading east over the Deeside moors.However, transmissions ended on 12 ...
Time runs out for Americans in North Korea as travel ban goes into effect

Time runs out for Americans in North Korea as travel ban goes into effect

World
For the scores of Americans who live or work in North Korea, time is up. The Trump administration’s ban on travel to the reclusive country went into effect Friday, with limited exemptions available. For the small group of U.S. citizens working on aid projects or at hospitals and universities, their work -- at times, life-saving -- will have to be put on indefinite pause. That could adversely affect many North Koreans who are dependent on foreign assistance at health centers across the country, according to Heidi Linton, the executive director of Christian Friends of Korea, a nonprofit based in Black Mountain, North Carolina. “If we’re not able to continue our assistance there, it affects the lives of thousands of patients,” she told ABC News. Franklin Graham, the well-known Christian e
On a chaotic day in DC, Trump goes after Amazon, again

On a chaotic day in DC, Trump goes after Amazon, again

Technology
President Donald Trump renewed his attacks on e-commerce giant Amazon, saying Wednesday that the company is "doing great damage to tax paying retailers." Trump, in a tweet, said that "towns, cities and states throughout the U.S. are being hurt - many jobs being lost!" The president has been a frequent critic of the company and CEO Jeff Bezos (BAY'-zohs), who also owns The Washington Post. Many traditional retailers are closing stores and blaming Amazon for a shift to buying goods online. But the company has been hiring thousands of warehouse workers on the spot at job fairs across the country. Amazon has announced goal of adding 100,000 full-time workers by the middle of next year. Trump has said that Amazon does not pay "Internet taxes," but it's unclear what he meant by that. Amazon.com...
Naked frocks are all the rage as fashion goes X-rated

Naked frocks are all the rage as fashion goes X-rated

Entertainment
Our favourite celebrities are often looking for fun and exciting ways to update their looks.Sometimes it'll be a fancy new haircut, or other times it'll be about purposely flashing their thongs or stripping topless to expose their chests in sexy social media snaps.However, the latest celebrity movement is the naked dress.Yup, you read that correctly.Celebs from far and wide have been adapting the new craze, spotted exposing their privates parts and being fully clothed all at the same time. Well, sort of.INSTAGRAMTHE NAKED DRESS: Sahara Ray's attempt was pretty outrageousCelebs SHOCK in naked dresses Celebs ditch bras in mesh dresses.Instagram Celebs in naked dresses One of the most recent examples comes from Justin Bieber's ex-girlfriend Sahara Ray.The Australian
Pittsburgh Steelers' Antonio Brown goes full vintage with handlebar mustache

Pittsburgh Steelers' Antonio Brown goes full vintage with handlebar mustache

Sports
Aug. 12 (UPI) -- First he rolled into training camp in a 1931 Rolls-Royce. Now Pittsburgh Steelers star Antonio Brown has a handlebar mustache.The perennial All-Pro posted a photo of his new addition on Twitter Friday, before the Steelers beat the New York Giants 20-12 in its first preseason game at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J.The photo was taken from the team bus."Stash game," Brown tweeted, including an 'OK' hand emoji.The tweet came days after Brown posted a closeup of his face on social media. The caption for that photo read: "Beard or no beard ; Stash no stash #commentbelow #stashnostash."Brown has trimmed down his beard but he oiled up the corners of the 'stash for a vintage look.He didn't play in the preseason contest.Brown has been keeping up a vintage theme this offsea...