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Travel

More sharks are being spotted off the East Coast, is climate change to blame? 

Story at a glance A surge in shark bites and sightings along the East Coast has beachgoers and elected officials worried.   So far this year, there have been 31 shark bites with six of those bites taking place in New York state waters.   Shark experts think it’s a combination of conservation efforts and warming waters […]

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World

West to blame for China threats to Taiwan after sending ‘green signals to dictators’

Sir Gerald Howarth, former Conservative defence minister under David Cameron, said he was “extremely concerned” by the escalation of Chinese military activity in the Taiwan Strait and around the island nation but he was “not surprised”. Sir Gerald claimed the West had “failed to respond” to Putin’s initial seizure of Crimea in 2014 and had […]

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US

Neighbors blame animal rescue for recent skunk problem

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Members of the neighborhood watch in the Saxet Heights area have been increasingly concerned with the amount of skunks that have been spotted lately. Several neighbors sid skunks been aggressive and are causing problems for their way of life. “He doesn’t understand why the people who are usually loving on him are running […]

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Finance

Aviation sector needs to give up the blame game

The next flight I book might just be on Icelandair. The airline recently sent two baggage handlers on every flight to Amsterdam to help out with a severe shortage of ground staff at Schiphol airport. It is considering extending the practice to other routes. In Europe’s summer of travel chaos, when thousands of flights have […]

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UK

POLL: Is France to blame for travel chaos at Dover and Folkestone?

A major incident was declared by local authorities due to the volume of traffic heading towards the Port of Dover. The disruption started on Friday and a spokesperson for the port said: “We are deeply frustrated that the resource at the French border overnight and early this morning has been woefully inadequate to meet our […]

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Weird

I blame covid for this

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Weird

Who gonna blame you?

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Canada

Where have all the workers gone? Don’t blame COVID, economists say | CBC News

Canada is in the throes of a serious labour shortage, but economists say it’s not all the pandemic’s fault — it’s the inevitable culmination of a seismic demographic shift decades in the making. “It’s the slowest-moving train on the planet. It was predictable 60 to 65 years ago, and we have done nothing about it,” said Armine […]

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Travel

Airlines tried shifting blame, but they’re the biggest cause of delays

Comment on this story Comment Airline executives, under a barrage of criticism from the public, lawmakers and Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg, have sought to shift blame for flight troubles this summer onto the nation’s air traffic control system. But federal data shows that airlines themselves are the biggest reason for delays in recent months and […]

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Celebrities

Love Island stars blame this year’s drama on the curse of the yellow beanbag

The contestants on Love Island have been avoiding a particular seat, as they all think that the yellow beanbag is ‘cursed’, bringing bad luck to those who sit on it Source link