The Daily Populous

Monday September 2nd, 2019 night edition

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US president Donald Trump is under fire after finding time to play golf after he cancelled his trip to Poland to observe commemorative services remembering the onset of the Second World War.

AP 6/50 27 August 2019 Burning rubbles in the market of Bouake, central Ivory Coast, after a fire broke overnight.

Reuters 14/50 19 August 2019 Protesters take to the street to face off with Indonesian police in Manokwari, Papua.

AFP/Getty 15/50 18 August 2019 People survey the destruction after an overnight suicide bomb explosion that targeted a wedding reception in Kabul, Afghanistan.

Indonesia is celebrating its 74th anniversary of independence from the Dutch colonial rule.

AFP/Getty 18/50 15 August 2019 Japan's Emperor Naruhito and Empress Masako bow during a memorial service ceremony marking the 74th anniversary of Japan's surrender in World War Two, in Tokyo, Japan.

Martin, from Munich, was standing around a kilometre away from the northern crater of the volcano when it erupted. »

New Texas laws: Illegal to send unsolicited nude photos

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The Cyber Civil Rights Initiative reports that 46 states have laws tackling so-called revenge porn, but almost none combat unsolicited sexually explicit images.

In South Carolina, it's illegal to anonymously send any lewd content without the consent of the person receiving it.

Roche said Bumble understands enforcing the law will be a challenge, but the Texas legislation is intended to serve as a deterrent. »

Ocasio-Cortez Mocks 'Straight Pride' Parade: More Like a 'I-Struggle-With-Masculinity' Parade

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Conservative commentator Milo Yiannopoulos takes part in the Straight Pride Parade in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S., August 31, 2019.

A “straight pride” parade and counter-demonstration went off in Boston Saturday without any major conflicts reported between the two groups.

After this week, it seems more possible than ever | Ocasio-Cortez 'was very excited to pursue' Israel visit before Tlaib, Omar barred. »

Stanford researcher: Hallucinatory 'voices' shaped by local culture

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People suffering from schizophrenia may hear “voices” – auditory hallucinations – differently depending on their cultural context, according to new Stanford research.

That suggests that the way people pay attention to their voices alters what they hear their voices say.

They were asked how many voices they heard, how often, what they thought caused the auditory hallucinations, and what their voices were like. »

'Catastrophic' Hurricane Dorian becomes strongest on record for northwestern Bahamas

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Hurricane Dorian has made landfall on Elbow Cay, in the Abacos Islands region of the Bahamas, the National Weather Service said Sunday afternoon.

"Dorian is a extremely dangerous category 5 hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale.".

Historically, early September has seen the most category 5 hurricanes and is considered the peak of the Atlantic hurricane season. »