Train carrying crude oil derails, cars ablaze in Alabama

ShareThis Train carrying crude oil derails, cars ablaze in Alabama 08 Nov 2013 A 90-car train carrying North Dakota crude derailed and exploded in a rural area of western Alabama early on Friday, leaving 11 cars burning and potentially bolstering the push for tougher regulation of a boom in moving oil by rail. Twenty of […]

Newtown police officer first on Sandy Hook scene faces firing

ShareThis Newtown police officer first on Sandy Hook scene faces firing 07 Nov 2013 Newtown officials have notified a police officer who hasn’t returned to work since responding to the Dec. 14 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting that he could be fired. Thomas Bean, a 12-year veteran, submitted a two-sentence letter from his doctor indicating […]

H7N9 bird flu virus capable of airborne transmission

One strain of the H7N9 bird flu virus appears to spread easily through the air between ferrets, which are a good model for how the virus may spread in humans, a new study from China says. Researchers tested transmission of five strains of H7N9, all taken from people who got sick with the virus. …One […]

DECLASSIFIED: US Army’s Top Secret Arctic City Under the Ice

It’s not every day the one has the opportunity to observe the construction of a secret underground base. This video is an actual declassified US Army film, documenting the nuclear-powered construction process of Camp Century, beneath the ice of central Greenland. The base was constructed in the late 1950s, during the height of the Cold […]

Senate committee approves new whistleblower protection measures

ShareThis Senate committee approves new whistleblower protection measures 07 Nov 2013 A new Senate bill authorizing the next year’s worth of intelligence operations would force the public disclosure of civilian deaths in drone strikes and add protections for spy-sector whistleblowers that are being hailed by advocates. The bill, which was approved in the Senate intelligence […]

China Joins Ban on Arkansas Poultry After Bird Flu

China has joined other countries and a U.S. state in a ban on imports of poultry and poultry products from Arkansas after a strain of avian influenza was found at a Scott County farm in June, a state official said. Russia, Japan, Turkey, Hong Kong and in the U.S., Mississippi and Georgia, already placed a […]

Judicial Watch Gets Benghazi Security Contract from State Dept.

The State Department paid an inexperienced and virtually unknown foreign company $ 794,264 for nearly 50,000 guard hours to protect the U.S. mission in Benghazi, according to documents obtained by Judicial Watch. Media outlets have reported an estimated amount of around $ 783,000 to $ 783,284 based on “miscellaneous” federal contract data, but the exact […]

Esta semana en Cuarto Milenio ’11 misterios del 11-S’

Domingo 27 de octubre 2013 en Cuatro (No he podido averiguar si empieza a las 24 o 24:45 horas) 11 misterios del 11-S Cientos de miles de personas en todo el mundo siguen defendiendo que el atentado del 11S contra las Torres Gemelas y el Pentágono fue en realidad un autoatentado llevado a cabo por […]

ReThink911 (Repiensa el 11-S) instala un enorme anuncio frente a la sede del New York Times

 Nueva York El anuncio, de 10 metros de alto por 4 de ancho, ha sido instalado en la tarde del 31 de octubre frente a la fachada de la sede del primer periódico impreso de EEUU.  El banner permanecerá durante todo el mes de noviembre. El espacio publicitario es visto por unas 100.000 personas cada día, […]

Scientists Plan to Create New Bird Flu Strain in Lab

Scientists who sparked an outcry when they created easier-to-spread versions of the bird flu want to try such experiments again, this time using a worrisome new strain known as H7N9. Since it broke out in March in China, the bird flu strain has infected more than 130 people and killed 43. Such research is allowed […]