Climate change is a worldwide problem

first_imgCategories: Letters to the Editor, OpinionYes, this winter is brutal. Yes, it’s really cold. But Alaska is enjoying very warm weather. Anchorage Alaska saw an official high of 44 degrees Tuesday [Jan. 2]. Yes, Alaska was warmer than we were. Preliminary statistics indicate that 2017 will be one of the warmest on record.When we talk of global warming, we aren’t talking about just New York, or just the Northeast, or even the continental United States. Global warming is the whole Earth, not a small piece of it where we live.This is the only planet we have. What happens in Africa has an effect on us. What happens in Asia impacts us. Let’s start thinking globally people.Edward F. Wagner Clifton ParkMore from The Daily Gazette:Game 7: Shenendehowa grad and Braves rookie Ian Anderson gets start with World Series spot on the li…Controversial solar project goes before Clifton Park Planning BoardEDITORIAL: Beware of voter intimidationEDITORIAL: Find a way to get family members into nursing homesHigh-risk COVID exposure reported in Clifton Parklast_img read more

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s father drops Arsenal exit hint

first_imgPierre-Emerick Aubameyang has not yet agreed a new contract with Arsenal (Reuters)Arsenal fans fear Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will leave the club this summer following an Instagram post by the striker’s father on the final day of the Premier League season.Aubameyang has less than a year remaining on his current deal with Arsenal and the Gunners risk losing their leading striker on a free transfer next summer if he fails to agree a new contract.Earlier this week, reports claimed that Arsenal are set to offer the 31-year-old a deal worth £250,000 a week to stay at the club.But following Arsenal’s 3-2 victory against Watford on Sunday, Aubameyang’s father, Pierre-Francois, posted a cryptic message in which he stressed that his son ‘must make the right decision for the rest of your career’.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT‘My son, who wouldn’t be proud to have a son like you. Bravo, bravo, bravo,’ Aubameyang Sr posted on Instagram.‘You really are a scorer. Every season you respond with your efficiency, last season 22 goals, this season 22 goals. I can only congratulate you and tell you once again my pride. Advertisement Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang ended the Premier League season with 22 goals for Arsenal (Getty Images)‘We must make the right decision for the rest of your career.‘They speaks a lot in the press, they do not know that we are Bantu and that there is a hierarchy the decision is taken after the advice of the wise man who is your father.‘We will be set very soon, sleep peacefully my son, your father watches the grain. I love you.’ Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s father played key role in negotiations with Arsenal in January 2018 (Instagram)Aubameyang’s father also made a similar reference to ‘watching the grain’ shortly after the striker had secured his move from Borussia Dortmund to Arsenal in January 2018.‘I am never far, because it is very important to accompany your children and to take care of the grain, I harvest what I have sown,’ Aubameyang’s father posted on Instagram shortly after his son’s arrival at Arsenal.‘A big thank you to Michael Zorc, to the president and to the whole Dortmund family without forgetting the fans for allowing the improvement of this seed, thank you again for all.’More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CityAubameyang, meanwhile, narrowly missed on winning the Premier League Golden Boot.Jamie Vardy picked up the award with his 23 goals for Leicester City, but Aubameyang came close as he scored twice in Arsenal’s 3-2 win over Watford.The 31-year-old finished the Premier League campaign on 22 goals.Follow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For more stories like this, check our sport page. Metro Sport ReporterSunday 26 Jul 2020 8:58 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link5.3kSharescenter_img Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s father drops Arsenal exit hint Advertisement Commentlast_img read more

Ahly to stop airing league games over financial dues

first_imgCairo giants Ahly have threatened to stop airing their Premier League matches if they aren’t paid late installments from their broadcasting rights.”We sent a delegation to the Egyptian Football Association (EFA) and the Egyptian Premier League saying that we refuse to broadcast our upcoming games, starting from Gouna, until the club gets its late dues,” said a statement published on the club’s website on Thursday.”Until now we’ve only received LE750,000 (around $100,000), in spite of broadcasting all our games during the past period,” the statement added.Ahly have the lions’ share of the Egyptian Premier League’s collective broadcasting deal, as they are granted LE18 million.The Red Devils hope to pressure state-run TV for the money in order to ease pressure on the side’s management – stemming from the financial crisis that has plagued Egyptian soccer since the 25 January 2011 uprising.There will be time for negotiations as league play has actually been halted due to international matches and will resume on 12 June. Ahly’s new president Mahmoud Taher is facing several financial challenges, especially concerning the renewal of several key players and the recruitment of top players to strengthen the squad ahead of the new season.last_img read more