Fukushima residents call for criminal charges against nuclear officials

ShareThis Fukushima residents call for criminal charges against nuclear officials 11 Jun 2012 The executives of the Japanese utility that owns the stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant and a number of the country’s government officials should go to jail, according to a complaint filed by more than 1,000 local residents on Monday. A total of […]

Afghan president orders investigation into deadly US-led airstrike

ShareThis Afghan president orders investigation into deadly US-led airstrike 27 May 2012 Afghan President Hamid Karzai has ordered an investigation into the recent US-led airstrike which claimed the lives of eight civilians. A statement released by Karzai’s office on Sunday said that he has dispatched a delegation to investigate the incident. On Saturday, a man, […]

Absentee voting begins for recall election

ShareThis Absentee voting begins for recall election –Most said turnout for absentee voters appeared to be on par with typical November general election 21 May 2012 Absentee voters came to the polls in strong numbers Monday as the first day of early voting started ahead of Wisconsin’s June 5 recall. By 8 a.m., voters were […]

Arizona: Sheriff to Face Civil Rights Suit Over Claims That Include Profiling

ShareThis Arizona: Sheriff to Face Civil Rights Suit Over Claims That Include Profiling 10 May 2012 The federal authorities said Wednesday that they planned to sue Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Maricopa County and his office over claims of civil rights violations, including the racial profiling of Latinos. The Justice Department has been seeking an agreement […]

What not to wear during the NATO summit

ShareThis What not to wear during the NATO summit 08 May 2012 Downtown workers may experience casual Friday and casual Monday later this month when the NATO summit arrives. Workers at some Chicago office towers are being encouraged to dress down to avoid being targeted by protesters during the meeting of world leaders May 20 […]

Sharron Angle won’t run for elected office in 2012

From KTVN.com CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) – Nevada Republican Sharron Angle says she didn’t take her decision not to run for office in this year’s election lightly. The tea party favorite said she will instead focus on what she calls an epidemic of voter fraud. In a video posted on her website on Friday, Angle […]

Congressional committee to consider tax breaks for mustaches…

BY DANIEL HALPER, The Weekly Standard The American Mustache Institute earlier today made this surprising announcement: After barnstorming the Nation’s Capitol in support of the proposed Stache Act (details and white paper here), the office of of [sic] Maryland 6th district U.S. Rep. Roscoe Bartlett informed the American Mustache Institute that the congressman has begun […]

Official Found Dead, Head Covered With Plastic Bag After Measuring Radiation in Tokyo Park

The Intel Hub Madison Ruppert February 25, 2012 According to a Japanese news outlet, Iza, on July 1st, 2011 63-year-old Mr. Takashi Kabayama was found dead with a plastic bag over his head in his home office. Kabayama was a member of the Tokyo Metropolitan Assembly for the Liberal Democratic Party and had been measuring […]

Lieberman’s Office Evacuated Because of Suspicious Mail

ShareThis Breaking: Lieberman’s Office Evacuated Because of Suspicious Mail 23 Feb 2012 Sen. Joe Lieberman’s Hartford office is evacuated after receiving a suspicious package. Lieberman’s office received a warning on Wednesday to look out of packages after some Congressional offices received threatening letters. The letters contain a suspicious powdery substance that was tested and proved […]

Payroll tax cut won’t cover Obama gas price rise

By: Paul Bedard, The Washington Examiner Forget all the happy talk about how Americans, flush with their $ 1,000 payroll tax cut set to be extended by Congress, will be hitting the mall to spend, spend, spend. That cool grand won’t even cover the surge in gas prices under President Obama and will have to […]