Eight northern European nations have agreed to step up military training and data sharing to oppose an alleged "invasion" of airspace by Russia. Moscow increased its air patrols after NATO beefed up its European presence in the wake of the Ukraine crisis.
US President Obama’s most senior economic official during the global financial crisis claimed Ireland was “stupid” to guarantee the banks, said the country couldn’t afford the 2008 blanket guarantee, which lumped €64bn of bank losses on taxpayers. “They were eight times the size of their economy.
Only one primary silver miner is making money at the current price of silver. This is Tahoe Resources. Tahoe is an exception because it is mining 5+ million ounces of silver a quarter at a staggering 550+ grams per ton.
While violence among citizens has dropped, violence against citizens carried out by police has been rising sharply. 461 felony suspects were shot by police last year, which is the highest number seen in decades. Nn the same time period gun sales soared across the country
Concerns are rising among Muslims over Saudi Arabia’s controversial plan to demolish the birthplace of Islam’s Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) in the holy city of Mecca by the end of the year and replaced with a royal palace for Saudi King Abdullah ibn Abdilaziz for his visits to Mecca.
IBM’s chip business is one of the only suppliers to the defense industry that is US owned. There are a few like Honeywell, but they can’t do advanced fab processes needed. Department of Defense worried about sending critical chip designs outside US; that they could be back-engineered or altered prior to fabrication. Foreign power could, theoretically, insert a hardware backdoor into the chip almost impossible to detect.
The J-31 stealth aircraft was unveiled at the annual China International Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition. The fighter jet is expected to compete with the US-made F-35 stealth aircraft, presents an attractive option to countries that are cut off from US arms exports. Second domestically-produced stealth fighter by China.
NASA introduced a drone mostly made of materials from living things, which makes it degradable in nature. Machine crash not only harmful to environment but also exposes fact that it has been flown there, not quite favorable to spies. The new drone simply melts away.
Azerbaijan shot down an Armenian helicopter that it said violated its airspace in an attack that may trigger fresh confrontations between the two countries over a disputed region. Armenia’s Defense Ministry said the aircraft was unarmed and called its downing an “unprecedented provocation.”
Switzerland has signed up to the latest package of the European Union's sanctions against Russia imposed in September over the crisis in Ukraine.
Uninsured Americans who do not to enroll face a penalty of $325 per person, tripling $95 penalty those who did not enroll had to pay the first time around. Children under age of 18 will be fined $162.50. The maximum amount an uninsured family will be penalized is $975 under the flat-rate method.
Kabul Bank's former chairman Sherkhan Farnood and former chief executive officer Khalillulah Ferozi sentenced live on television, after a two-day appeal against earlier sentences of five years in prison. They have already served more than four years of the original sentence. Also fined Farnood $237 million.
“Under H.B. No. 121, a peace officer making an arrest of a defendant (1) shall inform the defendant of: (A) the possibility of making an immediate payment of the fine and related court costs by use of a credit or debit card; and (B) the defendant’s available alternatives to making an immediate payment.
34 Trillion Dollars were created to “Bailout” the banks and institutions foreclosing homes. $11 trillion could have paid off all the mortgages on the residential real estate, freeing up billions of dollars a month for consumer spending that could have reinvigorated every sector of the economy.
United States has been committing hostile acts towards Russia, attempting to tank its currency, isolate it economically, advancing towards Russia physically with placement of military resources from the Baltics to the middle of Ukraine escalating tensions between the United States and Russia.
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