Man found encased in an ice tomb after getting caught in 'freezing rain'

Man found encased in an ice tomb after getting caught in 'freezing rain'

A homeless man was found in an ice grave in Russia after a deluge of “icy rain”. The well-known local figure was on his way to Pokrovsky Cathedral when he fell in a few seconds in Vladivostok and froze to death. The 60-year-old man with a mask lived on the street near where his body … Read more

A woman in ICE detention says her fallopian tube was removed without her consent

A woman in ICE detention says her fallopian tube was removed without her consent

Pauline Binam, a 30-year-old former detainee at Irwin County Detention Center in Ocilla, Georgia, had been in custody for about two years when she started having irregular menstrual bleeding. She feared that confinement was taking its toll on her body. Binam, who came to the US from Cameroon when she was 2 years old, was … Read more

MicroStrategy CEO Compares US Dollar to Melting Ice After Increasing Bitcoin Portfolio to $425,000,000 in BTC

MicroStrategy CEO Compares US Dollar to Melting Ice After Increasing Bitcoin Portfolio to $425,000,000 in BTC

MicroStrategy, the largest publicly traded business intelligence company, just purchased an additional $175 million worth of Bitcoin, bringing their overall BTC purchase total to a whopping $425 million. Michael Saylor, MicroStrategy’s chief executive, says the company has now purchased 38,250 Bitcoin in total. On September 14, 2020, MicroStrategy completed its acquisition of 16,796 additional bitcoins … Read more

DU hockey nears return to ice with season format in limbo: “There’s a lot that’s still on the table”

DU hockey nears return to ice with season format in limbo: “There’s a lot that’s still on the table”

DU hockey coach David Carle held virtual one-on-one meetings with each of his players this week as the Pioneers approach the start of a new season. A global pandemic hasn’t altered their championship expectations. “We’re going to be a deep, four-line team that can roll teams over with their puck pressure and puck possession game,” … Read more

British warship heads to Arctic in row over Russia 'exploiting' melting ice caps

British warship heads to Arctic in row over Russia 'exploiting' melting ice caps

Britain has deployed fighter jets and a warship to the Arctic Circle amid concerns Russia is ‘exploiting’ melting ice caps in the High North. The Royal Navy and Air Force have joined American and Norwegian forces in the icy shipping lanes of the High North to assert their position in a building row over a … Read more

'Ghost of Antarctica' sea creature which survived 30 ice ages is discovered

'Ghost of Antarctica' sea creature which survived 30 ice ages is discovered

A sea creature that has survived 30 ice ages and is so rare it was believed to be extinct could help scientists understand the future of our planet. The animal, which looks like an insect, was first discovered in Antarctica in the 1960s, but it went unseen for decades. It became known as the “ghost … Read more

Priti Patel in row with ice cream company over asylum seekers

Priti Patel in row with ice cream company over asylum seekers

Home Secretary Priti Patel has become locked in a row with ice-cream manufacturer Ben and Jerry’s after they tweeted criticising the Government’s stance on refugees and migrants. A source close to Ms Patel branded the ice cream ‘overpriced junk food’ after the row, reports the BBC. Ben and Jerry’s is owned by Unilever – which … Read more

How “abolish ICE” helped bring abolitionist ideas into the mainstream

How “abolish ICE” helped bring abolitionist ideas into the mainstream

Before thousands of people took to the streets demanding the abolition of police, “abolish ICE” was the rallying cry of activists protesting the Trump administration’s immigration policies. Democrats on the debate stage were asked about the movement to abolish the agency, also known as US Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Two candidates made dismantling the agency … Read more

Elephant with trendy hairstyle goes viral for looking like Ice Age character

Elephant with trendy hairstyle goes viral for looking like Ice Age character

A temple elephant in India has become an internet sensation thanks to her unique red hair that makes her look like Ice Age’s Ellie. ‘Bob-cut Sengamalam’, as she’s now known, lives in The Rajagopalaswamy Temple, in Mannargudi, Tamil Nadu, southern India, renowned as one of the most magnificent temples. But thanks to her carer and … Read more