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Authorities Suspend Search For Missing Seattle Hiker

The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office and scour and recovery squads had been sought for weeks for Samantha “Sam” Sayers, 28, of Seattle, who was last seen on Vesper Peak on Aug. 1. explored a labyrinth of canyons, mountainous terrains and river basins along the shores of Spada Lake without success. Late last week, the sheriff’s role announced it was calling off the search. “They — and I want to clarify, they — said they feel they’ve followed all results, ” Lisa Sayers said. drones and mountaineers going out. We likewise…

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How Spanish flu helped create Sweden’s modern welfare state

The 1918 pandemic ruined the remote metropoli of stersund. But its bequest is a city and country well-equipped to deal with 21 st century challenges On 15 September 1918, a 12 -year-old boy identified Karl Karlsson who lived just outside Ostersund, Sweden, wrote a short diary enter:” Two who died of Spanish influenza embed today. A few snowflakes in the air .” For all its brevity and matter-of-fact tone, Karlsson’s journal stimulates grim read. It is 100 years since a particularly virulent stres of avian flu, known as the Spanish…

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Autumn trends decoded: how to work the cowboy, explorer or lumberjack look

The autumn catwalk taken due note from Silicon Valley and Scott of the Antarctic Tech employee Anyone who has watched Off-White and fleece, PS45, by North Face, from asos.com Lumberjack checked shirt, PS35, topman.com Security guard Alexander McQueen. Photograph: REX/ Shutterstock Repeat after me:” If your name’s not on the index, you’re not coming in .” This season, the security guard/ guard/ high-end bouncer look has escaped the golf-club and subdued the catwalk. It started last year when Vetements, experts of carrying the everyday into high fashion, liberated its “Securite”…

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