The Department of Natural Resources has taken a major step toward a program that helps promote the safety of the men and women who fight fires in Nova Scotia’s forests and wildlands. Thirty wildland firefighters have volunteered for a trial-run of the Department of Natural Resources Standard Firefighter Fitness Test on Tuesday, Oct. 30. “This testing is necessary for the safety of our firefighters, and for them to fight wildfires to their highest capabilities,” said Natural Resources Minister David Morse. “Once complete, Nova Scotia will meet the industry standard of wildland firefighters throughout North America.” Nova Scotia is an active and supportive member of national and international agreements designed to share firefighting staff and equipment during forest fires emergencies. Starting in 2008, fitness testing will be a national requirement for anyone who performs certain crew leader or crew member positions, fighting fires outside of their province or territory. The Department of Natural Resources is taking steps to make sure Nova Scotia’s firefighters meet these standards. “No single province or territory has all the resources required to deal with a widespread series of fires,” said Mr. Morse “Now we’ll know, no matter where the fire, all firefighters will have the same high level of capabilities.” To learn how to best implement the national standard fitness testing in 2008, the Department of Natural Resources is completing a trial of the fitness test. Thirty volunteers, who have been training for six weeks, will undergo the trial testing. The standard fitness test being used by the department is the most-used fitness test for firefighters in North America. This test best represents the fitness and work capacity needed to do the crew leader and crew member positions. “The 30 volunteers have dedicated a tremendous amount of time and effort into the training it takes to complete this test,” said Mr. Morse. “We will provide all necessary tools to get the best results possible.” Trial volunteers have received a training package, consultation with a physiotherapist on training, and time from their regular work day to prepare, during the six-week training period.
Gurugram: If you are a resident of Gurugram which off late is getting a low supply of water or worse getting no water you may not be alone. The extreme summer months have again caused misery to over two million residents of the city in terms of water supply.According to an official survey, an average Gurugram resident consumes roughly about 250 litres of water of water every day. In all the overall requirement of the city is 350 MGD daily. The two water boosting stations at Basai and Chandu Budhera produces over 450 MGD of water that should have been enough yet 45,000 households are either not receiving water supply or getting contaminated water. Water Department officials cited that water being wasted through leakage of pipes, incessant wastage of water and the stronghold of tanker mafia is resulting in the water crisis escalating in the city with every passing year. Thousands of litres of water is wasted due to the leakage and breaking of the pipe most of which were laid 30 or 40 years ago. Also Read – Kejriwal ‘denied political clearance’ to attend climate meet in DenmarkMoreover, host of construction activities that have been occurring in Gurugram have also resulted in the pipes being broken on regular resulting in wastage of water. Despite the public officials claiming that actions are being initiated against the persons who are illegally extracting water according to the officials there are 15,600 illegal borewells that are present in the city. What makes the matter worse is that large parts of new sectors in New Gururgam are not receiving piped water supply and are extracting water from the ground that is depleting the groundwater levels. Despite assurances given by the Gurugram metropolitan development authority (GMDA), the deadline is not being met due to various challenges. The families in the sectors are getting their water supply from tube wells and tankers. The Municipal Corporation of Gurugram recently put a challan on Indian Cricket captainViratohli after it found that drinking water was used for washing the cars. Also Read – Bangla Sahib Gurudwara bans use of all types of plastic itemsTo curb the practice of extravagant use and wastage of water and to meet the increasing demand apropos the supply and consumption, a person or institution found wasting water by way of car washing, overflowing wilfully and negligently misusing/wasting of water, will be put under the ambit of action mentioned under Section 180 and 181 of Haryana Municipal Corporation Act, 1994. The Gurugram Metropolitan Development Authority (GMDA) has promised to complete work on laying pipelines in the coming months, covering most of the new sectors between 58 and 115. However, the work in sectors 68-90 is still stuck due to hurdles related to land acquisition.
Rabat – Thousands of Muslim customers have called on Nike to recall their Air Max sneakers, saying that Nike is insulting Islam by putting the word “Allah” in Arabic on the underside of the shoe.One customer, Saiqa Noreen, who found the inscription offensive, started an online petition two weeks ago, asking the sports company to remove the new line from stores.Noreen accused the company of being “disrespectful” of Muslims by putting “the name of God on a shoe.” Over 18,000 people have signed her petition.Read Also: Nike Releases Special Ramadan Shoes in Collaboration with Lebanese ArtistA Nike spokesperson told American talk show Today that “Nike respects all religions and we take concerns of this nature seriously.” The spokesperson said that the logo is “a stylized representation of Nike’s Air Max trademark. It is intended to reflect the Air Max brand only. Any other perceived meaning or representation is unintentional.” Similar cases happened in the past, ranging from perceived connections to intended references.Read Also: Nike Launches ‘Pro Hijab’ for Female Muslim AthletesA few weeks ago, Amazon removed doormats, bath mats, and other goods imprinted with verses from the Qur’an from its site. In 2018, H&M removed a set of children’s socks from its stores after many claimed a jackhammer logo on them imitated the word “Allah.”In 1997, the Council on American-Islamic Relations criticized Nike for using a flame-shaped logo that resembled the word “Allah” in Arabic. The company apologized and stopped selling shoes with the model.
TORONTO — Ontario’s finance minister says the province will move ahead with an expansion of beer and wine sales into corner stores, big box stores, and more grocery stores.Vic Fedeli says the Progressive Conservative government will make good on a pledge made during last spring’s election to offer consumers more choice when it comes to where they can purchase booze.He gave no timeline for the move but said it will drive down prices on beer and wine and ensure that the government does not need to privatize assets to increase availability of products.The Tories have previously said they are not planning to privatize Liquor Control Board of Ontario stores despite receiving a report last fall that recommended consideration of the sale of some government assets.Fedeli says Ontario currently has the lowest density of retail outlets selling beer, wine, cider and spirits in Canada, with less than 3,000 outlets selling alcohol compared to Quebec’s approximately 8,000.His comments came during a speech to a business audience in Toronto delivered ahead of his first provincial budget on April 11.The Canadian Press
“Over the last 30 years, the families of disappeared persons have brought to the attention of the international community the extent of this odious crime,” the UN working group on the issue said in a statement to mark UN International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances. The Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances also noted so-called ‘short term disappearances,’ where victims are placed in secret detention or unknown locations before being released weeks or months later, sometimes after having been tortured and without having been brought in front of a judge or other civil authority. “This very worrisome practice, whether it is used to counter terrorism, to fight organized crime or suppress legitimate civil strife demanding democracy, freedom of expression or religion, should be considered as an enforced disappearance and as such adequately investigated, prosecuted and punished,” it said. Last December, the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance, which was adopted by the General Assembly in 2006, came into force after Iraq became the 20th State to ratify it. The treaty not only outlaws enforced disappearances but also recognizes the right of all people affected by the crime to know the truth about the circumstances of this crime, the progress and results of the investigation and the fate of the disappeared person. The Group noted that 2012 marks the 20th anniversary of the General Assembly’s adoption of the Declaration on the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance. “To commemorate it, we encourage all States and civil society to translate the declaration into all languages and dialects, with no distinction, since all serve the purpose to assist in its global dissemination and the ultimate goal of preventing enforced disappearances,” it said. “We pay tribute to the many victims, relatives of victims, human rights defenders, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), lawyers and other individuals and groups who work untiringly and unstintingly, often in difficult circumstances, to denounce cases of enforced disappearance, discover the fate or whereabouts of the disappeared, and eradicate this terrible practice.” In Nepal, where thousands of people ‘disappeared’ during the decade-long war between the army and Maoist guerrillas that ended in 2006, UN and Nepalese human rights officials stressed that the whereabouts of 835 people were still unknown. “There is an urgent and genuine need for accountability for serious human rights violations, including cases of enforced disappearance,” the UN Human Rights Office in Nepal and the National Human Rights Commission said in a joint news statement, calling for a full investigation and punishment of the perpetrators to end the “terrible situation of impunity.” They urged the Government to make public the status of those who disappeared during the conflict, ratify the Convention and set up an independent commission to investigate all cases. Meanwhile, the Committee on Missing Persons in Cyprus, established in 1981 by the Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot communities under UN auspices, noted that in the past year it had visited 130 more alleged burial sites from past inter-communal conflicts, bringing the total to 542, and exhumed the bones of 108 more people for a total of 798. “It is the first and foremost human tragedy, the problem of a profound pain, the pain that does not differentiate, that has no nationality, no religion, has no race or age,” it said. 30 August 2011The United Nations today called on all States to end the “heinous crime” of enforced disappearances which has seen countless people vanish into secret prisons or worse, often never to be seen again, in cases of conflict and internal unrest.
“Britain’s Border Force is not equipped to quickly, accurately and securely monitor passengers in and out of Britain,” the report warns.Border officials aim to check 99 per cent of inbound “high risk” flights, for example where passenger lists have not been submitted in advance and the identities of those on board are unknown. Its security systems are out of date, overstretched and failing to cover all passengers adequately. It’s astonishing that potentially thousands of high-risk flights are not being checked properly by the Border ForceSam Bowman, executive director of Adam Smith Institute “In both these respects the Border Force is not succeeding. Its security systems are out of date, overstretched and failing to cover all passengers adequately. It’s astonishing that potentially thousands of high-risk flights are not being checked properly by the Border Force.”The Telegraph earlier this year launched a new Border Security campaign and published an open letter from top anti-terror policemen and experts calling for a review of protections at the border.Ed West, co author of the paper, said: “Brexit is unlikely to mean a reduction in immigration. Visitor numbers are only likely to increase as Asia’s middle class grows, and it’s vital that we not only successfully attract visitors and investors from around the world but that the public can trust the system in place to protect us.”The Home Office rejected the study’s calculations as “inaccurate and highly misleading”.A spokeswoman said Border Force officers carried out “detailed risk assessments and our officers physically meet any flight considered to be high risk.”In addition, we work with domestic and international partners to gather intelligence and target suspicious activity in the skies and seas.” Queues at Heathrow for border controlsCredit:Rex More than 4,000 “high risk” flights are being missed by Border Force officials each year, a new study estimates, raising fears crime gangs, drug traffickers and even terrorists could be using lax security to enter the country.The UK’s Border Force is in disarray after years of neglect, while the rising number of passengers has stretched the organisation to breaking point, the Adam Smith Institute warns.While passenger numbers through Britain’s ports and airports have risen by a fifth this decade and are expected to rise by another 43 per cent by 2030, funding for border checks has been slashed, the think tank says. But the report found some days up to 7.5 per cent of such flights, or the equivalent of as many as 4,197 a year, are not met by agents or checked on databases.The report said known terrorists like Islamic State’s Siddhartha Dhar had been able to leave Britain through smaller ports, airports and Eurotunnel, where security is known to be less strict.Sam Bowman, executive director of the institute, said: “A successful Border Force needs to do two things: keep people out of the country who should not be allowed in, and do so without causing unnecessary disruption to other passengers. Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily Front Page newsletter and new audio briefings.
PEOPLE HAVE BEEN warned to stay away from the sea until the current bad weather passes as high tides and heavy winds combine to create dangerous conditions.The warning comes from the Coast Guard after one man was injured after being hit by a wave while walking on the pier at Howth in north county Dublin this afternoon.The man was knocked from the higher pier to the lower pier – a drop of 10 feet – by the wave and sustained an ankle injury just before 3pm. As the heavy waves continued to smash across the pier, the man was brought onto an inshore lifeboat and transported the short distance across the harbour to the Howth lifeboat station, where an ambulance was waiting to bring him to hospital.The Irish Coast Guard Rescue Team, Howth RNLI lifeboat, Dublin Fire Brigade, HSE paramedics and Gardáí all responded to the scene.Met Éireann has issued an orange alert weather warning for the country with winds of up to 120 km/h hitting some counties and some coastal flooding.Roads have been closed, some homes and businesses have lost power, and flooding has caused problems in some areas as the stormy weather has hit along the coast.The Coast Guard has appealed to the public to refrain from visiting piers, seafronts and cliffs until the current storm and high tides have passed, and to call emergency services if they see someone in danger.Read: Met Éireann extends weather warning as wind picks up across country > Read: Extra funding for flood-hit areas ‘inevitable’ – Hayes > Photos: More flooding in Galway, Cork & Waterford as stormy weather continues >
Don’t know (402) YesNoDon’t knowVoteRead: Taoiseach has ‘no intention of playing party politics’ over abortion issueRevealed: The three independent TDs voting against abortion proposalsMore No decision from Fianna Fáil on abortion voteRead: ‘No conscientious objection’ for Fine Gael TDs on abortion bill, says Kenny Poll Results: AHEAD OF THE Dáil vote on the Protection of Life during Pregnancy Bill in the coming weeks, the Fianna Fáil parliamentary party is reportedly set to allow TDs and senators a free vote on the law giving effect to the X Case ruling.The Irish Times says a decision will be made by the parliamentary party at its regular meeting today amid divisions between members on whether or not to support the legislation, which will allow for abortions in circumstances where a woman’s life is at risk – including from suicide.The legislation is the subject of much debate within political parties as well as within Irish society. Some Fine Gael TDs have previously called for their members to be allowed a free vote – which means they could vote against the government but retain the party whip – but Taoiseach Enda Kenny has firmly ruled this out.Today, we want to know what you think: Should TDs get a free vote on the abortion legislation? No (1288) Yes (1092)
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer claims Molde’s owners wished him well and told him to succeed as Manchester United’s caretaker manager suggesting he would not need to return.Solskjaer, 45, has masterminded the Red Devils unbeaten run winning eight of his nine matches as they mount a push for a top-four spot.The Norwegian whose United’s career spanned for 11 years is a top contender for the role on a permanent basis and he further went on to reveal the good luck message Molde’s co-owners Kjell Inge Rokke and Bjorn Rune Gjelsten gave him.Solskjaer told Sky: “When I rang the owner and said that United had called and that he always knew that this had been my dream, he said: ‘Go over, enjoy yourself – and please don’t come back’.“Both owners wished me all the best because they knew this is something I dreamed about.“To get the backing from them was fantastic. If I go back to Molde, I will do my best for them – but it depends when I go back.“It’s been fantastic so far. Hopefully, I will get to see my family soon, because that has been the only downside to the job.”Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has the made the best start to a managerial reign in the Premier League:Liverpool legend Nicol slams Harry Maguire’s Man United form Andrew Smyth – September 14, 2019 Steve Nicol believes Harry Maguire has made some “horrendous mistakes” recently, and has failed to find his best form since joining Manchester United.Solskjaer (18/19): WWWWWWDGuardiola (16/17): WWWWWWLAncelotti (09/10): WWWWWWL #mufc pic.twitter.com/VLDHhF49IB— United Xtra (@utdxtra) January 29, 2019Recent reports confirmed the former United striker is being consulted over future additions ahead of next season, whether he remains in charge or not.“I think it’s quite natural that whoever is in charge and whoever is involved with the players already here has a voice in that,” Solskjaer added.“I have got to know the players, what potential they have, how far away they are from reaching that potential, and who we can build a team on. So, of course, I put my views into the club.“It was just about coming in to work with the players, and I knew that if the club had targets for the transfer window, they would have discussed them with me.”
WILMINGTON, MA — The Wilmington Board of Selectmen meets this Monday, March 11, 2019 at Town Hall (Room 9) at 7pm. An Executive Session precedes the meeting at 6pm.There are some noteworthy items on the agenda, including:Selectmen will hold a public hearing on the acceptance of Mink Run Road and Pomfret Road at Annual Town Meeting. Selectmen will also receive information on the matter from Planning Director Valerie Gingrich and Town Engineer Paul Alunni.Selectmen will review and discuss the proposed Town Meeting Warrant. Selectmen will then consider closing and signing the warrant.Selectmen will be discussing letters recently sent by the town and its legislative delegation to the Metropolitan Planning Organization relative to the reconstruction of a portion of Route 38 and intersection improvements to the Lowell Street and Woburn Street.Town Manager Jeff Hull will provide an update on the Town’s Inhabitant Bylaw Study Committee and Town Meeting Review Committee.Hull will provide an update on upcoming open meeting law and public records law training for Wilmington town board members.Hull will provide an update on the Board of Appeals procedure for issuing decisions.Hull will provide an update on the town’s efforts to reach out to Richard Gallant, the new owner of the Ristuccia Arena.Selectmen will consider the request of Board of Appeals Chair Daniel Veerman relative to a disclosure in accordance with Chapter 268A, Section 20 (b) relative to an application for a special permit by the 4th of July Committee.Selectmen will consider a licensing agreement with the Wilmington Farmers Market.Selectmen will consider vehicular safety measures from the intersection at Shawsheen Avenue and Hopkins Street to the Billerica Line.Selectmen will consider a request to light the Town Common blue during the month of April in observance of Autism Awareness.Selectmen will consider the request of resident Michael Murphy to fly the “Donate Life” flag at Wilmington Town Hall in recognition of April being National Organ Donor Month.The meeting will be telecast live by Wilmington Community Television on WCTV — Channel 9 on Comcast and Channel 37 on Verizon. The meeting will also be streamed on WCTV’s website HERE.Wilmington Apple intends to report on many of the items above – and any other news that comes from the meeting — over the next two weeks. Wilmington Apple will live-tweet the meeting HERE.Like Wilmington Apple on Facebook. Follow Wilmington Apple on Twitter. Follow Wilmington Apple on Instagram. Subscribe to Wilmington Apple’s daily email newsletter HERE. Got a comment, question, photo, press release, or news tip? Email email@example.com.Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading… RelatedSELECTMEN NEWS: Big Issues To Be Discussed At Tonight’s Meeting (March 12)In “Government”SELECTMEN NEWS: Town Accepts Flag Pole Donation For Silver LakeIn “Government”SELECTMEN NEWS: Selectmen To Discuss Need For Fire Substation At Wednesday, August 7 MeetingIn “Government”
Vice President Mike Pence made a stop in Alaska on Monday.Listen nowPence visited Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in Anchorage before continuing on to Japan and South Korea. He’s part of a U.S. delegation that will attend the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics in South Korea this Friday.But at JBER, part of the vice president’s focus was on sending a message to North Korea.The vice president’s staff said in a written statement last month that Pence’s visit to Alaska and the Korean Peninsula would send a message of American resolve to North Korea’s leaders, as well as one of support for U.S. Olympic athletes and military service members stationed in the region.Captain Bryant Davis, a spokesperson for the U.S. Alaskan Command, said Pence planned to hear from several different military commanders at JBER.“During his visit, they’ll talk about the strategic importance of Alaska,” Davis said. “And because of our position at the top of the Northern Hemisphere, you really reach pretty much any major location in the Northern Hemisphere within hours by aircraft. So it’s a very strategic and important location for homeland defense and homeland security.”Pence was also set to discuss the ballistic missile defense system. That includes dozens of interceptor missiles at Fort Greely in the Interior designed to guard against the type of nuclear attack that the North Korean regime has threatened in the past.The vice president was scheduled to land at the base around 5 p.m. He planned to be on the ground in Alaska for a little less than two hours.
Flowers are laid on a bridge in front of the Notre-Dame-de Paris Cathedral in Paris on 17 April, 2019, two days after a fire that devastated the building in the centre of the French capital. Photo: AFPAFP . Paris, France France will invite architects from around the world to submit designs for rebuilding the spire of Notre-Dame cathedral that was destroyed in a devastating blaze, prime minister Edouard Philippe said Wednesday.The goal is “to give Notre-Dame a new spire that is adapted to the techniques and the challenges of our era,” Philippe told reporters a day after president Emmanuel Macron vowed to rebuild the cathedral “even more beautifully” within five years.Thousands of Parisians and tourists watched in horror Monday as flames engulfed a monument that has symbolised Paris for nearly a millennium, toppling the spire and gutting a large part of the roof.No sooner had firefighters extinguished the flames than pledges of donations towards rebuilding it began to pour in.Within 24 hours, the pledges had reached more than 800 million euros ($900 million), with French business magnates and corporations jostling to outshine each other with displays of generosity.- Rebate debate -But the slew of announcements raised eyebrows in France, with some leftist politicians arguing that the ultra-rich could best help protect the country’s cultural heritage by fully paying their taxes — or helping the “human cathedral” of people in need.The huge tax breaks available on the donations also caused some unease, prompting Francois-Henri Pinault, the billionaire CEO of the Kering luxury goods empire, to announce he would forfeit his rebate.”The donation for Notre-Dame of Paris will not be the object of any tax deduction. Indeed, the Pinault family considers that it is out of the question to make French taxpayers shoulder the burden,” Pinault said in a statement.Pinault had led the pledges of donations starting Monday night with a promise of 100 million euros.Billionaire Bernard Arnault and his LVMH luxury conglomerate, Total oil company and cosmetics giant L’Oreal also each pledged 100 million euros or more, while US tech giant Apple said it would give an unspecified amount.French corporations are eligible for a 60-percent tax rebate on cultural donations.The government said Wednesday that number would remain unchanged, but increased the rebate on individual donations for Notre-Dame of up to 1,000 euros to 75 per cent. Bigger private donations would qualify for the standard 66 per cent rebate.A picture taken with a mobile phone shows smoke and flames rising during a fire at the landmark Notre-Dame Cathedral in central Paris on 15 April, 2019, potentially involving renovation works being carried out at the site, the fire service said. Photo: AFP- Rebuilding for 2024 Olympics -On Tuesday evening, Macron set out an ambitious timeline for rebuilding the cathedral, an enduring symbol of Paris that had survived revolutions and wars throughout the ages.”We will rebuild the cathedral even more beautifully and I want it to be finished within five years,” Macron said in an address to the nation, in which he hailed how the fire had shown the capacity of France to mobilise and unite.In a sign of the monument’s resilience, the copper rooster that topped its spire was found Tuesday in the rubble from the partly collapsed roof, “battered but apparently restorable” according to a spokesperson for the culture ministry.The walls, bell towers and the most famous circular stained-glass windows at France’s most visited tourist attraction also remain intact.But the floor of the nave was left covered in rubble and scorched beams from the fallen roof.Macron’s announcement of a five-year timeframe indicates he wants the reconstruction to be completed by the time Paris hosts the Olympic Games in 2024.But some experts have warned a full restoration could take longer, with one of the biggest tasks involving replacing the precious oak “forest” of beams that held up the roof.”I’d say decades,” Eric Fischer, head of the foundation in charge of restoring the 1,000-year-old Strasbourg cathedral, told AFP.Germany, Italy and Russia are among the countries to have offered expertise.In France, meanwhile, political parties continued to observe an unofficial truce after months of mutual finger-pointing over the violence that has marked the “yellow vest” protest movement.Macron said the dramatic fire had brought out the best in the country, showing the French to be “a nation of builders”.The bells of French cathedrals will sound at 1650 GMT on Wednesday, exactly 48 hours after the fire started.- ‘Long, complex’ investigation -Investigators trying to determine the cause of the blaze are questioning workers who were renovating the steeple, an operation suspected of accidentally triggering the blaze.The police have already spoken to around 30 people from five different construction companies.Public prosecutor Remy Heitz has said the investigation threatened to be “long and complex”.Meanwhile, work to secure the cathedral continued Wednesday.Junior interior minister Laurent Nunez said Tuesday that although “some weaknesses” had been identified, overall the building was “holding up OK”.
There was once a time when big game releases only happened during the summer. That era has long since past, as evidenced by March’s slew of killer titles. I’m sure most of you are still working your way through all of the great games released in January and February. However, you’re going to want to set some time aside for some of this month’s heavy hitters. You don’t want to be left out of the conversation, do you? If you don’t need to be up-to-date, then you’ll have a lot titles to pick up later on.The Division 2Platforms: PC, PS4, Xbox OneRelease date: March 15In an era where battle royale games reign supreme, it’s interesting to see looter shooters still doing their thing. The Division 2 certainly has stiff competition from the likes of Fortnite, Apex Legends, and even fellow looter shooter, Anthem. What should help Ubisoft’s title standout is the sheer amount of content available on launch. Not only does it contain a full narrative-driven campaign, but there is a ton of online modes as well. The Division 2 has everything that made the original great, and then some. Hopefully, it’ll find its place in the current multiplayer landscape.AdChoices广告Pre-order The Division 2 on AmazonDevil May Cry 5Platforms: PC, PS4, Xbox OneRelease date: March 08Capcom has done a fantastic job of regaining its standing with gamers this generation. Resident Evil 7, Resident Evil 2, and all of the various collections have all been received well. The next franchise seeing a resurrection is Devil May Cry. With Devil May Cry 5, players can expect a highly challenging hack-n-slasher filled with over-the-top combos and equally outlandish cutscenes. Like Resident Evil 2, this title is both a throwback and a glimpse of the future. It’ll be interesting to see if DMC5 revitalizes the hack-n-slash genre the way the original did back in 2001.Pre-order Devil May Cry 5 on AmazonSekiro: Shadows Die TwicePlatforms: PC, PS4, Xbox OneRelease date: March 22While Devil May Cry 5 is a challenging game, it has nothing on Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice. From the creators of the Dark Souls series, Sekiro is tailor-made for masochistic gamers who want to get punished every step of the way. Creator Hidetaka Miyazaki actually said Sekiro is much more difficult than any Souls game. Because of that, this is a title only for the hardest of hardcore gamers. However, we have to give titles like Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice respect for delivering a truly challenging experience for those who crave it.Pre-order Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice on AmazonDead or Alive 6Platforms: PC, PS4, Xbox OneRelease date: March 01The fighting game genre has had a great resurgence this past generation so it’s no surprise to see Dead or Alive make a return. Like previous installments, players can expect Dead or Alive 6 to contain tight fighting mechanics with state-of-the art graphics. There will also be a deeper story this time around. Outlandish DLC prices aside, Dead or Alive 6 looks like a solid game for the FGC crowd. Expect to see it get a lot of airtime during fighting game tournaments this summer.Buy Dead or Alive 6 on AmazonLeft AlivePlatforms: PC, PS4Release date: March 05Let’s be honest, the main reason people are talking about Square-Enix’s Left Alive is because of its association with long-time Metal Gear Solid artist, Yoji Shinkawa. Due to that, and the game’s stealth-based gameplay, many see this as a spiritual successor to Metal Gear Solid. This assumption is interesting considering how Left Alive is in actuality a Front Mission spin-off. We’ll see whether or not Left Alive will deliver the goods. Either way, it’s sure to stir up some interesting conversations in the gaming community.Buy Left Alive on AmazonToejam & Earl: Back In The GroovePlatforms: Linux, MacOS, Nintendo Switch, PC, PS4, Xbox OneRelease date: March 01Though I’m an old-school Sega Genesis fan, I have to admit I’ve never understood the appeal of Toejam & Earl. I now know it’s roguelike-ish, but back in the day, I couldn’t make sense of it. Despite all of that, I’m glad to see the franchise return in the form of Toejam & Earl: Back in the Groove. It’s always nice when a crowdfunded game actually gets released. If you’re a fan of the originals, this one is worth checking out. Hell, I may give it a shot myself. Maybe I’ll actually like Toejam & Earl as an adult.Buy Toejam & Earl: Back In The Groove on SteamOne Piece: World SeekerPlatforms: PC, PS4, Xbox OneRelease date: March 15One Piece: World Seeker distinguishes itself from past One Piece titles by offering players a giant open-world to traverse. Considering the manga and anime’s emphasis on exploration and discovery, it’s surprising the games haven’t gone open-world until now. While there is plenty of combat, World Seeker also tosses in some stealth gameplay. If you’re not familiar with One Piece, this game is likely not for you. If you’re a fan, then you probably already have One Piece: World Seeker pre-ordered.Pre-order One Piece: World Seeker on AmazonYoshi’s Crafted WorldPlatform: Nintendo SwitchRelease date: March 29If you’re looking for the gaming equivalent of comfort food, Yoshi’s Crafted World is for you. This 2.5D game is all about collecting everything in each of the imaginatively designed worlds. The best part is that you can do so at your own pace without worrying about a timer. Like Yoshi’s Woolly World, this game is also extremely eye-pleasing. I’ve always meant to try out a Yoshi game and Yoshi’s Crafted World seems like a great place to start.Pre-order Yoshi’s Crafted World on AmazonMore on Geek.com:Most Exciting Video Games of 2019Final ‘Devil May Cry 5’ Trailer Spoils the Whole GamePlay These Nintendo Switch Games in 2019 Trade In Your Nintendo Switch For a Better Battery (With a Catch)Get Used to ‘Fortnite’s’ Powerful Mech Suits Stay on target
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AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email The Latest: Newton tells jury he fired shot as burglars fled This undated photo provided by the Nevada Department of Corrections shows Weslie Hosea Martin, of Las Vegas. A jury in Las Vegas is due to hear longtime entertainer Wayne Newton and his wife describe encountering two burglars at their home a year ago, including one who attacked their dogs with a crowbar before escaping. A prosecutor told jurors Tuesday, June 18, 2019, that Martin was one of those men, and later sold Newton valuables to a coin and jewelry store. Martin’s public defender tells the jury that little evidence ties Martin to the break-in the Newtons interrupted when they returned home.(Nevada Department of Corrections via AP) by The Associated Press Posted Jun 18, 2019 5:32 pm PDT LAS VEGAS — The Latest on the trial of a 22-year-old Nevada prison inmate accused of burglarizing the home of Las Vegas entertainer Wayne Newton and his family in June 2018 (all times local):5:15 p.m.Longtime Las Vegas entertainer Wayne Newton told a jury he fired a gunshot to scare away two burglars that he and his wife and daughter encountered fleeing their home a year ago.The 77-year-old “Danke Shoen” singer testified Tuesday that he shot once into the air with a five-shot revolver he carries with him.Newton remembered his wife, Kathleen Newton, yelling for him to shoot as one of the fleeing men stopped to pick up a duffel bag he dropped while hitting a family dog with a tire iron.He said the men disappeared through a hedge toward a wall on his large property in Las Vegas.The testimony came during trial for 22-year-old Weslie Martin, who prosecutors say was one of the burglars.____12:05 p.m.A jury in Las Vegas is due to hear longtime entertainer Wayne Newton and his wife describe encountering two burglars at their home a year ago, including one who attacked their dogs with a crowbar before escaping over a wall.Prosecutor Jory Scarborough told jurors Tuesday that 22-year-old Weslie Hosea Martin was one of those burglars, and later sold Newton valuables to a coin and jewelry store.Scarborough says Martin also was responsible for a break-in two weeks earlier at the Newton home, and at a neighbouring property.Martin’s public defender, Will Ewing, told jurors that only a vague video security image ties Martin to the second break-in, which the Newtons interrupted when they returned home.Martin is facing 11 felonies and sentencing as a habitual criminal if he’s convicted.The Associated Press
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I always intended to use it to create movies that were beautiful that people could relate to not as a thing done in a horror genre that was carelessly done.Y. where the movie takes place is the most electrified city in the world Theres a true battle for womens rights Edith is a character that wants to be a writer wants to be taken seriously as a writer refuses to be in love and falls in love in a very different way The whole point for me with the love story is not to make the typical romance where everything everything ends in marriage and that marriage is the ultimate blessing In the movie actually marriage is the gateway to a very painful discovery and horror At the same time its a time when some characters start really falling in love without romantic assumptions Its a really nice story twist Usually you end these movies with a girl getting carried away by a man into safety This movie assumes that you can still like characters that are very very dark and I think Edith becomes a more powerful character in the journey of the movie Also Lucille who is the character Jessica [Chastain] interprets is a very different point of view of what it is to be female at that point Shes more 19th century Shes more possessive and subservient and at the same time darker about love Its sort of these two points of view not only metaphorically but physically confronting each other In gothic romance novels that were written in that time period marriage was often the only route out for a woman and therefore their only source of power So how do you create a story where these women have real agency but thats still true to that time period It confronts the revolution happening at that time The house is like a crypt where all the ghosts of the past basically are festering They represent the past in many ways They drown the characters and burden them with guilt I think that in order to move on these characters have to go through a sort of trip of loss and pain Hitchcock did it beautifully often and I admire that Characters have to go through a very painful journey to discover themselves Did any of his films serve as inspiration I actually tried to keep the movie rooted more into the novels I love: Jane Eyre Wuthering Heights short stories like The Fall of the House of Usher Northanger Abbey Secret Garden All those are tinged by this gothic romance spirit You built a functioning house from scratch for this film In many of those novels you mentionedcertainly Wuthering Heightsthe house or the setting plays such a substantial role It almost comes alive itself Was that part of the inspiration for having the house play such a central role Yes but we do not give the house sentient quality Thats the difference I think between a haunted house movie and a gothic romanceessentially in a haunted house movie the house is in itself a sentient entity It has a moral position The house in Crimson Peak is just basically a killing jar for butterflies: It has no intention to suffocate the butterfly but it will It doesnt enjoy life but its not an evil place Its just a place where sorrow and loss and pain and many many dark things have happened But it doesnt have that evil quality of the house Shirley Jacksons Hill House or the house in The Turn of the Screw by Henry James It doesnt have that sentient quality How long did it take to put the entire set together It was easily six months We designed it over six months and then building it we needed to bring a structural expert because we were building a three-story mansion with a working elevator It was really crazy We had to have staircases that could support the weight of a hundred plus crew going up and down every day We made it functional As a fat man I resented going to the attic but I had to Its unfortunate that you had to tear it down It is Its the set I have loved the most ever that Ive built I wish that I could live in that house Even after all the things that happened in that house in the movie Of course because they never happened I made them up You spoke about giving women power they dont usually have in the genre Were there other tropes from the genre that you wanted to play with in the film I follow a lot of them If you think of Jacques Tourners I Walked With a Zombie thats basically Jane Eyre And Jane Eyre or Rebecca follow sort of the same pattern There is this woman who is so neutral that sometimes in Rebecca she has no name And that woman falls in love with a dark brooding man with a past And then she follows him to a building in which a dark figure of authority starts opposing her and a secret from the past emerges All these things were followed but with a twist The two elements that are always buried deep inside are sexuality and violence and I made them a little more overt in the movie Most of the nudity in the movie is Tom Hiddleston but there is a sexual element and there are very brutal little moments of violence In those books sexual and violent moments often manifest in these strange metaphorical ways Youre absolutely right and even the most overtly sexual books like The Monk by Matthew G Lewis they sublimate a lot of the stuff And I think you cannot do this genre in the present times a new tale and not address those elements in a frontal way I feel that we live in a world [where] people need to know the source of anxiety and the sense of sexual tension or the source of evil and sense of violent acts You need to show them It cannot be as obscure and oblique Theres a famous engraving from the 1800s of women reading The Monk and giggling and sort of getting titillated in a Victorian house Its not arbitrary that I do it Gothic has an element of shock to the point where Lord Byron once said something that would have been perfectly at home in a William Castle interview He said "When everything else fails shock them" And this is Lord Byron so I go "I will listen sir" Didnt Lord Byron also keep a bear as a pet while at Cambridge He was the master of shock and awe Thats the thing that people keep forgetting: when the gothic romance novels first came out they were pretty punk They were very highly charged They were sort of improper They were bold and overt For lack of a better analogy they were like the Sex Pistols of that era In an interview you said that you sent Jessica Chastain the script assuming that she was going to take the protagonist role but she decided to take the antagonist role and you were happy about that Why I was actually almost sure she would not go for the antagonist Secretly I was hoping she would I honestly was shocked when she wrote and said she had no interest in playing the main character All she wanted was Lucille She made it very clear I was happy because the other thing gothic romance needs is a really great set of villains Villains by the way dont have to be mustache twirling They need to be human You need to understand them at the end If we did our job right in Crimson Peak its not about the shock and the gore Its about at the end of the tail falling in love with the bad guys in a way They have a very tragic story She was perfect for that She brings great intelligence to a character The thing that I feel is essential in a great actress and actor is intelligence Sadly a hard bargain is driven for actresses Most of them are judged solely on beauty I think being beautiful is as hard as being ugly Its sort of a superficial way of valuing yourself And yes Jessica can be beautiful but the power of her as an actress is the incredible intelligence she brings to the characters and the incredible love for themno matter how damaged the character no matter how twisted the actions she understands them and loves them You spoke in the panel about how having your daughters helped you decide to make a film with these strong female characters with actual substance not just good looks Have you always felt that imperative or did having your daughters change your view Ive always loved writing strong female characters In Devils Backbone theres some really powerful female characters I find that I just gravitate there Even my short films had that as a kid But I only used to do it in my European movies Then Pans Labyrinth was basically a movie that I wouldnt have been able to do if I didnt have daughters because I understood first the power that they have but also to see them being forced into a role at a certain age for society to approve They have to be feminine silent this and that I wanted to make a story about a girl at that exact point that discovers that she actually is much more than that Shes a princess in another world and she refuses to submit to a guy who doesnt understand the world that way And I feel that after that in Pacific Rim Mako was as important for me as Raleigh In fact the reason I made Pacific Rim was the character of Mako Some people say "Oh she doesnt get many lines" Neither does Charlie Hunnam I decided early on in writing the movie that the two heroes would be shut-ins They would not talk much but then they would start talking to each other But they both have in my opinion the same balance of power And then comes Crimson Peak I just feel much more comfortable when I write a female character who is strong I almost feel like as a storyteller I have to do it because the females in my life are so strong I wouldnt be representing what my life is Youve dealt a lot with monsters and ghosts Why do you think we are so addicted to being scared The more civilized we are the more we crave certain emotions that we have abnormally shut out of our lives A mammal in the wilderness experiences the thrill of the hunt procreation killing territorial battles But usa territorial battle can be road rage Real fear physical fear socially we can experience in a roller coaster or in a movie Its a social distortion but at the same time storytelling has always been about transmitting one emotion: making people laugh making people cry making people shiver So its one of the primal duties of storytelling to scare the audience I think when people sat around a fire in a cave they were talking about a mammoth that they huntedthats an action movie Theyd be talking about a saber tooth tiger that chased themthats a scary movie Theyd be talking about a burning tree where they thought they saw the face of a demonthats a horror movie Is part of that duty to resolve things at the end and reassure people that its going to be okay In a way but I think in horror many times that resolution does not have to be optimistic I can think of many movies where that resolution is ambiguous including The Shining or Damien They escape with their lives but evil continues The hotel goes unburned The anti-Christ is now in the hands of the American president It doesnt have to be happy It just has to be powerful I dont want to spoil the movie but I think its a nice ending in Crimson Peak Cynically I think thats often just filmmakers leaving room for a sequel Some people do that When we did a small movie with a first time director that I like a lot called Mama the ending was very bittersweet and very sad And then they were talking about Mama 2 and I said I’m not interested because the ending is great It made a lot of money and I’m sure they would like one But I had no interest I assume its different when you approached Pacific Rim Oh yeah Listen I made the first one as a self-contained movie But I had so much fun in that movie and its one of my all-time best experiences making a movie that Im absolutely thrilled that were coming back What was so interesting about Pacific Rim to me was that it was so successful internationally partially because it had this really diverse cast It continues to puzzle me after that films success why more big blockbuster films dont take a similar tact to appeal to a more diverse more international audience that want to see themselves onscreen too What is funny is that there were three rules I had when I talked to Legendary about making Pacific Rim I said I will not have a single country saving the world I will not do that I want every race I can cram in there saving the world I dont want it to be a jingoistic movie where its hooray flag waving for one country saving the world Its the world saving the world I wanted every gender every race represented in that The second thing I wanted to do was to not have the movie be about a glorious triumph of the military power I want to make it about the resistance I want to make it about the time they were losing Find them fighting at their lowest not at their most powerful where they deploy the big weapons Its actually a bunch of cowboys in the last stand going for one last fight And nobody believes in them The last rule I said was I dont want the end of the movie to be a montage around the world celebrating the triumph I want these guys to end triumphing but the media didnt know Nobody was watching on TV sets Nobody was cheering Thats not me I think theres something underneath all that that feels like propaganda I believe the last time we celebrated something on that scale was the end of a warwhen World War II ended Most of the time the big marches and the big popular surges that we have experiences as a culture are against war There was something beautiful for me in that super genre speech that Idris Elba says "We are canceling the apocalypse" There is something pulpy but not propagandistic I love pulp I dont like propaganda Thats a good distinction There is Any decision like that has to be weighed against your own spirit To create the character of Mako Mori for the purpose of having her do a shower scene or wear really skimpy shortsif you dont have to scrub yourself clean that night if you dont feel a little dirty about doing a movie where youre really celebrating the act of war then youre a different person than me Look when you study fairy tales you discover the fairy tales were divided early on into two branches One was anarchic and insane 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