Chemical experts sent to the home of Russian oligarch Boris Berezovsky who was found dead ‘in bath’

ShareThis Chemical experts sent to the home of Russian oligarch Boris Berezovsky who was found dead ‘in bath’ 23 Mar 2013 Officers trained to deal with chemical and radiological threats have been sent to the home of Boris Berezovsky, the exiled Russian oligarch who was found dead on Saturday.  Police investigating the circumstances of the […]

Millions of Birds Dead, Killed in Mexico Flu Outbreak

ShareThis Millions of Birds Dead, Killed in Mexico Flu Outbreak –H7N3 virus detected at 34 farms, 199 farms still under evaluation 25 Jul 2012 Some 4.9 million birds have died since the outbreak of bird flu started five weeks ago at farms in the western Mexican state of Jalisco, officials said. All of the birds […]

Paraguay land clashes leave 16 dead

(GLOBAL POST)   Seven police officers and at least nine landless farmers have been killed in bloody clashes in Paraguay after police tried to evict protesters from a property they have occupied in the east of the country. According to the Agence France Presse, the violence broke out on Friday after 300 police arrived at […]

2,000 dead Americans: the toll of the Afghan War (so far)

EDITORS NOTE:  This number does not count the suicides in it. And the “official” death toll is always lowered because “combat” deaths are only deaths “on” the battlefield, not if the Marine or Soldier dies in the field hospital or enroute to it. That is one example of how presidential administrations and people in command […]

Rockefeller Foundation Predicts 13,000 Dead at London 2012 Olympics

A 2010 Rockefeller Foundation document entitled “Scenarios for the Future of Technology and International Development” outlines a scenario which results in the death of 13,000 during the 2012 Olympics. In the document, the Rockefeller Foundation ‘predicts’ that the decade of 2010-2020 will be named “The Doom Decade”, because of a wave of terrorist attacks, natural […]

Afghan peace negotiator shot dead

ShareThis Afghan peace negotiator shot dead 13 May 2012 An assassin armed with a silenced pistol shot dead a top member of the Afghan peace council Sunday at a traffic intersection in the nation’s capital, police said. Arsala Rahmani was a former Taliban official who reconciled with the government and was active in trying to […]

British troops shot dead by Afghanistan police officers

(London Guardian)   Two British servicemen have been shot dead by members of the Afghan police force, prompting renewed fears over the possible infiltration of the country’s security forces by insurgents. The Ministry of Defense said that a Royal Air Force airman and a soldier from 1st Battalion Welsh Guards were killed on Saturday in the […]

Peru says 5,000 birds, nearly 900 dolphins dead

The Peruvian government said Wednesday that 5,000 birds, mostly pelicans, and nearly 900 dolphins have died off the country’s northern coast, possibly due to rising temperatures in Pacific waters. Image: Source The country’s northern beaches were earlier this week declared off-limits as scientists scrambled to pin down what was causing such a massive toll, with […]

2,300 birds found dead along Chilean beaches

ShareThis 2,300 birds found dead along Chilean beaches 12 May 2012 Chilean officials are asking fishermen to help save birds caught in nets after thousands of dead fowl appeared along coastal Chile this week. At least 2,300 dead birds were found along beaches between Cartagena and Playa de Santo Domingo, Chile, said Jose Luis Britos, […]

Rare Egyptian ‘Book of the Dead’ Scrolls Found In Australian Collection

A British historian said Saturday he had unearthed a trove of Egyptian Book of the Dead fragments by a top ancient official after chancing upon a scrap on show in an Australian museum. John Taylor, a world-famous Egyptologist from the British Museum, said his discovery began with a shred of papyrus on display at Queensland […]