120 armored units, including tanks, have been delivered by US. include M1A2 Abrams tanks and M2A3 Bradley armored vehicles. US Army General John O’Conner: “Freedom must be fought for, defended," delivery would "demonstrate resolve to President Putin and Russia that collectively we can come together," they would stay "for as long as required to deter Russian aggression.
Sir Bernard Hogan Howe, the head of London’s Metropolitan Police Service is now urging residents to put CCTV cameras with facial recognition capabilities in their homes and businesses. There is one CCTV camera for every 11 people in the UK.
Intentional mutation, a new way that biotech is getting around regulatory approval for genetically modified crops. Genome editing will be used instead of previous methods for altering living organisms by genetically altering DNA material through artificial manipulation in a laboratory. In this way, they can bypass FDA and other agencies trying to ban GMOs.
European Commission’s president, Jean-Claude Juncker: European Union should establish its own army to counter Russia. Mike Hookam, Defense spokesman for UK Independence Party: “A European army would be a tragedy for the UK,” Mike Hookam,“We have seen the mess the EU has made of the Eurozone economy, how can we think of trusting them with this island’s defense?”
Gen. Breedlove or Dr. Strangelove? General Breedlove is the real life counterpart to General Jack D. Ripper in the 1964 film, Dr. Strangelove. He can’t wait to start a nuclear war. Americans should be scared to death that a crazed warmonger such as General Breedlove is the commander of NATO and is trying to defeat Europe’s efforts to resolve peacefully the conflict that Washington started in Ukraine.
A BNSF Railway train loaded with crude oil that derailed and caught fire Thursday afternoon was still burning Friday, and the company warned that shipments along the line could be delayed up to 48 hours.
Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis: Eurozone ministers must accept Greece’s proposal of seven major reforms to secure the country’s next tranche of bailout or “there could be problems,” warns the country may hold early elections or a referendum if the eurozone does not agree to its bailout plans.
“When will the surveillance gathering conducted by the NSA turn into persecution”? tyranny has two stages. In the first “enemies” of the state are identified. Lists are created. Second: identified groups singled out for “corrective” action usually on an incremental basis, singled out for employment discrimination, travel restrictions, residency restrictions, inevitable incarcerations and worse.
Circuit Judge Jeffrey Dana Gillen: Heather Hironimus now under court orders to sign off on her 4-year-old being circumcised. If she refuses, she will be jailed. is officially in contempt of court. The judge says because she violated a 2012 parenting plan wherein she agreed with boy’s father to have their son circumcised, later changed her mind doesn’t believe the boy should be circumcised.
The US government has no external “need to manipulate” mass media outlets such as “Time magazine, for example, because there are Agency [CIA] people at the management level.”
Trade volume between Russia and China is expected to reach $100 billion in 2015; Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi: We will do our best so that the bilateral trade reaches our goal of $100 billion, we will sign an agreement on cooperation in the area of the Silk Route’s Economic Belt.
The European Commission chief has called for the creation of an “EU joint army” that would “react credibly” to any external threat and defend the bloc’s “values.” While the UK and France are wary it could undermine NATO, Germany has backed the idea.
New York Police Department official Zachary Tumin in charge of NYPD’s social media p̶r̶e̶s̶e̶n̶c̶e̶ propaganda; tweeted that innocent people shot by cops have “gone off their meds” and are “walking into police bullets.”
The world's worst-performing currency this year, the Ukrainian hryvnia, has bounced back 47 VVpercent since last week's precipitous plunge. Ukraine has long had one of the biggest shadow economies in the world.
The German government is alarmed, False claims and exaggerated accounts, warned a top German official during a recent meeting on Ukraine, have put NATO -- and by extension, the entire West -- in danger of losing its credibility.
A small town in southern Washington on Saturday opened the state’s first recreational marijuana store that is both owned and operated by the local government. Cannabis Corner in North Bonneville, home to about 1,000 people on the Columbia River Gorge, will sell a range of marijuana products with all profits going back to the local community.
Over 40,000 demonstrators have gathered in the central Tel Aviv’s Rabin square, demanding replacement of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at March 17 elections, The Times of Israel reported.
are there any more of these police run “black sites” that we don’t know about? This doesn’t inspire a lot of confidence for America’s future. If they can get away with this today, what will they try tomorrow? . When someone disappears without a trace, we have to accept the possibility that it could happen to us as well.
EU foreign ministers showed little appetite on Saturday for stepping up pressure on Russia over Ukraine, preferring to give a fragile ceasefire a chance before deciding whether to apply more sanctions or even to extend existing ones.
The FDA has hidden many of its own findings about toxicity of GM crops. Violated federal food safety laws by giving a rubber stamp to ‘food’ items that should have had to prove certain standards through rigorous testing. The public unwittingly ate foods they did not know were dangerous due to their failure to regulate.
Directs the Attorney General to issue final order that removes marijuana in any form from all schedules of controlled substances under the Controlled Substances Act.; revise the definition of "felony drug offense" to exclude conduct relating to marijuana; and (4) eliminate marijuana from provisions setting forth penalties applicable to prohibited conduct under such Act.
US National Security Agency (NSA) leaker Edward Snowden, who has been living in Russia since mid-2013, on Friday made a public appeal for asylum in Switzerland, where he said he once worked under diplomatic cover for the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)."I would love to return to Switzerland, some of my favourite memories are from Geneva. It's a wonderful place," he told a Moscow-Geneva videoconference
Washington’s politics has sunk to the bottom of the cesspool. An Assistant Secretary of State can now appear in testimony before the US Congress and lie endlessly without being held to account. Congress has abjured its responsibility. Nuland’s lies are the kind that lead to war. Unless a meteorite lands on Washington, war is inevitable.
The FREAK security bug that allows attackers to conduct man-in-the-middle attacks on Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) and Transport Layer Security (TLS) connections encrypted using an outmoded cipher claimed another victim, Microsoft's Secure Channel stack. Microsoft said it is "actively working" with its Microsoft Active Protections Program partners to protect them, once it has completed an investigation, it would "take appropriate action to help protect customers".
Visit of Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi to Moscow indicates significance Italian government attaches to relations with Russia. Trade between the two countries very high:(approximately $52 billion) per year. Italy second largest consumer of Russian exports.
The head of eastern Ukraine’s Luhansk People’s Republic said the Russian ruble, the Ukrainian hryvnia and the US dollar would become the republic’s three main currencies. We are switching to a multicurrency system where minor deals will be in hryvnias and rubles, and major transactions – in US dollars.
Amid China's growth target cut, Iron Ore prices there have crashed to below $60 - a record low - and that is having dramatic impacts across many regions., Aussie gold miners are producing desperately to generate cashflow, but despite the booming housing market in some areas, drop in iron ore and coal prices (the nation's 2 biggest exports) have led former boom towns to bust as "reality comes into the marketplace."
Gazprom received another $15 million as prepayment from Ukraine for Russian gas, bringing the total prepaid volume to 63.3 million cubic meters, says Gazprom spokesperson Sergey Kupriyanov, enough to cover Ukraine’s gas consumption until mid-March, excluding deliveries to southeastern Ukraine.
“The township will end its mass medication of the public by ending the use of fluoride in the water system,” said Republican David Stahl, mayor of East Brunswick, last month during his state of the township address.
McDonald’s announced intent to remove certain antibiotics from their chicken products, milk which has not been treated with Monsanto’s rBST growth hormone. Is this due to the latest earnings projections showing McDonald’s had become irrelevant to a world no longer interested in junk food? Still leaves French fries that contain silicone normally used in silly putty and petro-based chemicals
As a rift grows between the Israeli prime minister and Meir Dagan, a former chief of Israel’s national intelligence agency Mossad, Dagan slammed Netanyahu in an interview on Israeli television, calling his speech to US Congress “bullshit,” prime minister’s policy on Palestinians puts the Jewish Zionist dream in jeopardy.
Ronald J Brockmeyer, whose court allegedly jailed impoverished defendants unable to pay fines of a few hundred dollars, has a string of outstanding debts to the US government dating back to 2007, according to tax filings obtained by the Guardian from authorities in Missouri.
The White House is trying to get 5.56 “armor piercing” rounds classified as “cop killer” bullets. But there’s only one problem: no cop has ever been killed by the “green-tipped” AR-15 ammunition. White House spokesman Josh Earnest: 5.56/.223-caliber M855 ball ammunition must be banned because it can shoot through bullet proof vests. While true, so can just about any rifle hunting round. Are they next?
The United States has frozen assets of two Russian banks worth some $637 million, US media reported Thursday. Both banks are on the list of Russian enterprises and financial institutions the US imposed economic sanctions on.
When the Fitzgeralds’ 30-year-old pony, an American Miniature Horse, wandered out of its barn February 18, he made it 150 yards to a neighbor’s yard, decided to lie down and rest for a while. Neighbor called police, a sheriff’s deputy showed up, tried to get the pony named Gir to stand up. But Gir didn’t feel like getting up. So the officer shot Gir twice, killing the family pet.
GTS (Glacier Technology Solutions LLC) - We are military contractors working directly with the US Marine Corps assisting them with their immersive simulation training program. Currently, we are looking for role players of Ukrainian and/or Russian ethnicity and language skills. Need MEN ranging 18-65 years of age. At the moment, we are staffing for upcoming training to take place on: March 29-31, 2015.
The US previously announced that they were planning on sending at least 300 military personnel to train Ukrainian soldiers. The American personnel will be stationed at the Yavoriv International Peacekeeping and Security Center (IPSC).
Moscow on Thursday dismissed NATO’s allegations that Russia conducts large-scale military exercises to drill the use of nuclear weapons, the Foreign Ministry said.
Brazil’s government unveiled new measures to shore up public finances, hiking the payroll tax for certain companies and reducing tax credits for exporters. Finance Minister Joaquim Levy said the reduction in payroll tax breaks will result in savings for the government of 5.4 billion reais (some $1.9 billion).
OSU: all first-year students who attend at least half-time with one on-campus course will have to be fully vaccinated. OSU says new students will be required to submit proof of vaccinations, students who don’t will have a hold placed on their account. The school says it will grant exemptions for religious and medical reasons. US government openly admits vaccines can cause polio, seizures and death in published 'Vaccine Injury Table'
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