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 […]

Gun Rights – Part One

“We wish guns were never invented, but they were. We wish criminals would follow laws, but they don’t.” – Greg Fernandez Jr The line has been drawn with the 2nd Amendment. The rights to establish a well regulated militia and the rights to bear arms shall not be infringed. This right has very little to […]

FBI offers $20K reward for stolen SWAT weapons

ShareThis FBI offers $ 20K reward for stolen SWAT weapons 07 Nov 2013 The FBI is offering a reward of up to $ 20,000 for information leading to the recovery of two weapons stolen overnight from an FBI SWAT team emergency response vehicle parked in Andover. The FBI said Thursday the stolen government weapons are […]

Connecticut prosecutor tells judge to block release of Sandy Hook 911 calls

ShareThis Connecticut prosecutor tells judge to block release of Sandy Hook 911 calls 08 Nov 2013 A Connecticut prosecutor urged a judge Friday to block the release of the desperate 911 calls from the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre DHS drill. A stay “will protect crime victims and witnesses as well as allow information relative […]

Typhoon Haiyan: Most powerful storm to ever hit land batters Philippines with 235mph winds

ShareThis Typhoon Haiyan: Most powerful storm to ever hit land batters Philippines with 235mph winds 08 Nov 2013 One of the most powerful storms ever recorded battered the central Philippines today, bringing winds of up to 235mph and leaving a trail of devastation. At least four people were killed by the super-typhoon, which meteorologists said […]

Judge to Listen to Newtown 911 Tapes Before Decision

ShareThis Judge to Listen to Newtown 911 Tapes Before Decision 08 Nov 2013 New Britain Superior Court Judge Eliot Prescott said Friday he will listen to recordings of 911 calls made from Sandy Hook Elementary School — “as little as I may want to do that” — before deciding whether the calls should remain secret […]

Super Typhoon Haiyan 3.5 times more forceful than Hurricane Katrina

ShareThis Super Typhoon Haiyan 3.5 times more forceful than Hurricane Katrina –Major coastal city of Tacloban took brunt of storm with water rising 40 to 50 feet 08 Nov 2013 As dawn broke Saturday in the Philippines, the devastation of Super Typhoon Haiyan was expected to become better known a day after the storm — […]

Mandatory flu shots worry UNM Hospital employees

ShareThis Mandatory flu shots worry UNM Hospital employees 08 Nov 2013 University of New Mexico Hospital employees…object to being told the flu vaccination is now mandatory, and they want clarification about who pays if an employee has an adverse reaction. That was the message delivered Thursday from the workers’ union, District 1199 NM of the […]

Pro-Taliban militants threaten to kill former Pakistani president

ShareThis Pro-Taliban militants threaten to kill former Pakistani president –Bush ally Musharraf has been charged with several offences, including involvement in the 2007 assassination of former Prime Minister, Benezir Bhutto. 23 Mar 2013 In a newly-released video, the pro-Taliban militants have threatened to kill former President Pervez Musharraf upon his arrival in Pakistan. On Saturday, […]