criticised for staging mock burglaries
It was meant to be an imaginative way of highlighting how easy it is
to break into people’s homes – but police in Devon today
faced criticism for posing as burglars and sneaking into the homes of
unsuspecting residents and collecting valuables in “swag bags”.
Metro Blasts: Another FSB Inside Job?
Two separate bomb blasts that ripped apart trains on the Moscow Metro
system, killing at least 34 people during morning rush-hour, have been
blamed on female suicide bombers, but previous instances of terrorism
in Russia were proven to be the work of the FSB security service itself.
Future Is Now! But With PayPhones & Faxes How the future was envisaged in a series of AT&T
ads back in 1993. Note cute importance still placed on faxes, the lack
of remote controls for TV units, and non-existence of 3G phones with
inbuilt movie studio editing and worldwide instant broadcast capabilities.
Say F.D.A. Ignored Radiation Warnings
Urgent warnings by government experts about the risks of routinely
using powerful CT scans to screen patients for colon cancer were
brushed aside by the Food and Drug Administration, according to
agency documents and interviews with agency scientists.
militia members to appear before judge
Defendants arrested during raids over the weekend in Lenawee and
Washtenaw counties linked to a Christian-militia group in the area
are expected to make appearances in court today in Detroit.
Always “Earth Hour” in North Korea
For all those Green morons calling on us to turn off our lights
Saturday evening from 8:30 PM to 9:30 PM to celebrate “Earth
Hour”, this is what it looks like every night in North and
South Korea. The North is in the grip of a Stalinist dictator and
the South is a thriving democracy.
whistleblower injured in London hit-and-run
London metals trader Andrew Maguire, who warned an investigator
for the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission in advance about
a gold and silver market manipulation to be undertaken by traders
for JPMorgan Chase in February and whose whistleblowing was publicized
by GATA at Thursday’s CFTC hearing on metals futures trading.