Many in Myanmar consider fleeing to Thailand to escape conscription into an army they despise

BANGKOK — Thwel, a 25-year-old schoolteacher, saw very few options left to her after Myanmar’s military announced it is implementing conscription to fill its ranks. “As a person living in this country, I only have two options: to go abroad illegally or die here,” Thwel told The Associated Press by phone while traveling to a … Read more

Conservative Family ‘Disappointed’ After Moving To Russia To Escape LGBTQ Ideology

Arend and his wife Anneesa Feenstra relocated their family from Canada to Russia to escape perceived LGBT ideology encroachment. However, their dream soured when their bank accounts were reportedly frozen upon arrival. Anneesa vented frustration in a deleted YouTube video, while Arend later apologized and clarified their commitment to Russia. Conservative Family Who Moved To … Read more

Feel the Presence of Pennywise at Escape It Las Vegas

Image: Escape It Las Vegas Las Vegas has long attracted tourists for the obvious reasons, but it’s more recently also become a foodie destination as well as an immersive experience hub. Right off the Strip, you can be transported to Derry, Maine and have your own horrifying encounter with Pennywise the dancing clown, thanks to Warner … Read more

Egghead’s destruction begins as Straw Hats’ escape prep is completed

One Piece chapter 1105’s alleged raw scans were released on Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2024, bringing with them an exciting inside look at the art and events present in the upcoming issue. While this artwork isn’t considered official until present in a Shueisha-certified release, the raw scans have historically been proven very accurate when compared to … Read more

A 13-year-old used a ‘Help Me!’ sign to escape after being abducted. A Texas man has now pleaded guilty to kidnapping

A Texas man who kidnapped a 13-year-old girl in San Antonio and sexually assaulted her multiple times while driving her to Southern California last year pleaded guilty to a federal kidnapping charge Friday as part of a plea agreement, the US Attorney’s Office for the Central District of California said. Steven Robert Sablan, 62, abducted … Read more

Apple Ditches Blood Oxygen Feature on Its Watches to Escape Import Ban

Photo: Florence Ion / Gizmodo Apple has finally come up with a workaround for the recent ban on two of its watches: the Apple Watch Series 9 and the Ultra 2. It will ditch the blood oxygen measurement feature on its watches altogether. The M3 MacBook Pro: Made Dark for Halloween The Cupertino giant has … Read more

Heat escape Nets in OT on Jimmy Butler free throws

Miami Heat forward Jimmy Butler (22) moves the ball around Brooklyn Nets center Nic Claxton during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 15, 2024, in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer) NEW YORK — Jimmy Butler returned after missing seven games with a sprained toe and scored 31 points, including two free … Read more

Guiao feels Rain or Shine escape would serve well in playoffs

Tree Treadwell (with ball) turns out to be the right fit for Rain or Shine in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup. —AUGUST DELA CRUZ/INQUIRER After closing out the PBA Commissioner’s Cup eliminations with six straight wins, Rain or Shine coach Yeng Guiao will be spending the next few days trying to whip his Elasto Painters to … Read more

Dillinger Escape Plan to reunite with original vocalist for Brooklyn show

The Dillinger Escape Plan have announced a reunion concert to mark the 25th anniversary of their 1999 debut album, ‘Calculating Infinity’, where they will reunite with original vocalist Dimitri Minakakis. The reunion concert will take place on Friday, June 21, 2024 at New York’s Brooklyn Paramount theater. The show will see the band performing ‘Calculating … Read more

Gaza civilians find no good options to escape widening Israeli strikes

Comment on this storyCommentAdd to your saved storiesSave AMMAN, Jordan — Israel on Sunday launched strikes in northern and southern Gaza, hitting densely populated areas where it says Hamas militants are hiding, and squeezing civilians into ever smaller patches of territory as options dwindle for hundreds of thousands of Palestinians seeking refuge. Casualties appeared to … Read more