Month: March 2021

Blazes and tear gas mark yellow vest protest in Paris

A car, motorbikes and multiple barricades were ablaze in eastern Paris Saturday as a yellow vest protest degenerated into scattered violence. The smell of tear gas mixed with black smoke choked the air.  Paris firefighters battled multiple small but impressive fires around the Place de la Republique. Reporters saw a car and motorbikes on fire…

By PENTICTONLAWYERS March 24, 2021 0

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg meets with world leaders and “starstruck” Schwarzenegger

Berlin — Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg called on world leaders Tuesday to acknowledge the seriousness of global warming and that not enough is being done to curb it. Speaking at a conference in the Austrian capital, Vienna, Thunberg suggested it was wrong to portray the worldwide shift necessary to rein in climate change as “primarily…

By PENTICTONLAWYERS March 17, 2021 0

3-million-year-old “Mighty Mouse” fossil had red fur, researchers determine in scientific breakthrough

Researchers studying the fossils of an extinct 3-million-year-old mouse made what they called “a major scientific breakthrough” in determining the animal’s fur color. The international team, led by researchers from the University of Manchester, found chemical traces of red pigment in a fossil for the first time ever. The researchers detected the red pigmentation in…

By PENTICTONLAWYERS March 17, 2021 0

Second major announcement to be made on WWE NXT

This week’s episode of NXT won’t feature just one major announcement. During tonight’s Raw, WWE hyped that NXT general manager William Regal will make two “game-changing announcements” on NXT this Wednesday. It was said that the announcements will continue NXT’s trend of making history in WWE. One of the announcements figures to be related to the…

By PENTICTONLAWYERS March 16, 2021 0