Geiger Counters Unlikely to Detect Radiation in Food, Water

  • Yum

TweetYumGeiger counters are probably ineffective for consumers in detecting hazardous levels of radiation in food and water at home, scientists, professors and device makers said. Large samples should be tested in laboratory-like settings to obtain results, said Joseph Rotunda, who heads the radiation measurement division at toolmaker Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. Determining whether food, water […]

Philip Marshall’s Coroner Speaks

  • Yum

TweetYumby Greg Fernandez Jr Phone interview with coroner Kevin Raggio by Chris Gordon (Investigative Researcher & We Are Change San Francisco member) “The last facial expression is essential in determining the state of condition that the person was in when they died.” – Chris Gordon Investigative researcher Chris Gordon from We Are Change San Francisco […]

Woman pepper sprayed at close range, loses her eyesight

  • Yum

TweetYum  (KABC) – A woman, who says she was blinded when a police officer used pepper-spray at close range, is speaking out for the first time. Monique Hernandez has been blind since the Feb. 21 incident and doctors say she’ll probably never see again. She was undergoing a field sobriety test in her Beaumont neighborhood when […]

Memorial Hermann refuses to hire tobacco users, charges smokers $600 per year

  • Yum

TweetYumMemorial Hermann is a corporate system of hospitals primarily located in the Houston, Texas area but has branched out to other parts of Texas several years ago. Harris County even wanted to purchase one of their 9 hospitals, Memorial Hermann SW. They had several employee reduction initiatives when they suddenly began acquiring other hospitals throughout […]

Dover mortuary official: Military higher-ups to blame for 9/11 remains at landfill

  • Yum

TweetYumA former Air Force mortuary official says the decision that resulted in some cremated remains from 9/11 victims being dumped in a landfill came from higher-ups in the military. William D. Zwicharowski, a civilian who was interim director of the mortuary at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware in 2002, told The Washington Post that […]