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  • News Summary-Intelligence Report Friday 10/11/2019 Newsdump Friday

    10/11/2019 10:30:05 PM PDT · by Nextrush · 7 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 10/11/2019 | Nextrush/Self
    Acting Defense Secretary Mark Esper announcing the deployment of 1,800 additional US troops to Saudi Arabia.... The move comes hours after explosions were reported on an Iranian oil tanker..... Iran hailing the notion of mediation in its relations with Saudi Arabia..... Intense fighting in northeastern Syria as the Turkish military continues its attack to take Kurdish controlled territory..... Citing a Kurdish source and one at the Pentagon "Newsweek" reported today that some US Special Forces got caught in the Turkish shelling..... In Syria Friday one Russian soldier and two Syrian soldiers wounded when an improvised explosive device exploded..... The Russian...
  • California Wildfire Torches Nuclear Waste Site: Airborne Toxin Concerns – Media Silent

    11/16/2018 7:43:04 AM PST · by deandg99 · 31 replies
    DC Dirty Laundry ^ | 11/15/2018 | Mac Slavo
    The Woolsey fire that has engulfed over 90,000 acres in California last weekend may have spread toxic and radioactive substances from a Superfund site. Activists, who believe authorities might be downplaying the risks of the toxins released into the air, say the burning of the nuclear waste site could further complicate health concerns. According to RT, the Woolsey fire ripped right through the Santa Susana Field Lab (SSFL), a federal Superfund site in the Simi Hills that was the site of the worst nuclear meltdown in United States history in 1959. While the SSFL has been the site of multiple...
  • Liberals Rejoice That Gerard Butler Lost His Home in Calif. Wildfires Because He Supports Israel

    11/14/2018 9:48:07 AM PST · by deandg99 · 33 replies
    Eagle Rising ^ | 11/13/2018 | Warner Todd Huston
    The Jew-hating left is at it again, this time rejoicing that actor Gerard Butler lost his house in the California wildfires all because he supports Israel. Butler lost his Malibu home during the several wild fires ripping though California this month and posted a photo of the charred mess on Twitter, Daily Caller said. The 300 star narrated a “tour” of his former home in the video posted to his social media accounts.
  • Wildfire near Los Angeles: Three people arrested, emergency declared

    01/16/2014 12:07:31 PM PST · by Olog-hai · 21 replies
    Los Angeles Times ^ | January 16, 2014, 10:53 a.m. | Ari Bloomekatz and Matt Stevens
    Arson investigators were at the scene of a wildfire near Los Angeles that exploded in size Thursday to more than 1,700 acres and destroyed at least two homes, authorities said. Three people had been arrested in connection with the fast-moving Colby fire, but Glendora police declined to provide further information. L.A. County fire Inspector Scott Miller said the cause of the fire, reported shortly before 6 a.m., was still under investigation, but said arson investigators were on hand and working with Glendora police. […] Nathan Judy, a spokesman for the U.S. Forest Service, said at about 10 a.m. that more...
  • Wildfire burns out of control near Southern California homes

    01/16/2014 10:18:23 AM PST · by Deo volente · 83 replies
    cbsnews.com ^ | January 16, 2014
    GLENDORA, Calif. -- Structures are burning in a wildfire threatening dozens of homes in dangerously dry foothills of Southern California's San Gabriel Mountains. Television images showed several structures engulfed in flames fanned by gusty Santa Ana winds that spit embers across neighborhoods Thursday morning. Evacuations are ordered for houses at the edge of the fire.
  • Porter Ranch Fire Burns Downhill Toward Neighborhood (CA)

    10/13/2008 11:48:21 AM PDT · by yorkie · 56 replies · 2,787+ views
    KNBC News ^ | Monday, October 13, 2008
    Aerial crews responded Monday to a wildfire on a mountain above a Porter Ranch neighborhood. The fire was reported just before 10:50 a.m. on the top of Oat Mountain. The area is just north of the 118 Freeway near Porter Ranch. Aerial units were dispatched to the location. Helicopters scooped water from a nearby golf course.
  • New al-Qaida plot to burn U.S. forests

    04/08/2004 6:32:11 AM PDT · by joesnuffy · 37 replies · 330+ views
    WorldNetDaily.com ^ | April 8, 2004 | WorldNetDaily
    GLOBAL JIHAD New al-Qaida plot to burn U.S. forests Arab message board posts 'plan of economic attack' Posted: April 8, 2004 1:00 a.m. Eastern © 2004 WorldNetDaily.com An Arabic-language jihadi website posted a message purporting to be "al-Qaida’s plan of economic attack" on the U.S. that included setting forest fires, according to the Northeast Intellgence Network. The six-point plan appeared Saturday and called for: attacks on the assets of large American companies all over the world; attacks on U.S. oil refineries; attacks on civilian airports with the goal of financially devastating U.S. airlines; deliberate pollution of food system; setting of...