Office Cats Laid Off as Companies Close

Zhaocai is out of a job. Two months away from the office and locked down at an unfamiliar apartment, he’s withdrawn into himself, becoming more suspicious of strangers. He spends much of the day sleeping, or keeping to himself quietly. At night, he gets into bed and mewls for attention. Zhaocai is part of a … Read more

Watauga Lake campground closed because of bear activity | Living

After reports of aggressive bear activity and evidence of bears entering the campgrounds and taking food and garbage, including food that had been stored in an unoccupied tent, Carden Bluffs Campground, on the Watauga District of the Cherokee National Forest, will be closed to the public immediately. This decision is based on a recommendation from … Read more

Lost ballots, Thomas Pesquet, Koh Lanta… The unusual features of the first round of the 2022 presidential election

Identity card slipped into the ballot box, forgotten ballots, voting for local specialties, personalities or astronauts… If voters had (normally) the choice between twelve candidates during the first round of the presidential election, some did not lack imagination. Selection. Red bandana on the forehead, ballot in the hands and irrevocable sentence – as Denis Brogniart … Read more