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  • French Operator of Chinese Nuclear Plant Flags ‘Performance Issues’ After Reports of ‘Imminent Radiological Threat’

    06/14/2021 7:32:58 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 8 replies
    Epoch Times ^ | 06/14/2021 | Tom Ozimek
    A French nuclear firm said it’s working to resolve a “performance issue” at a plant it partially owns in China’s Guangdong Province, following reports that U.S. authorities have been assessing a report of a possible leak at the facility amid warnings of an “imminent radiological threat,” according to reports. Framatome, a division of French power group EDF, told France 24 in a statement on June 14 that it’s “supporting resolution of a performance issue” at the Taishan Nuclear Power Plant, which is a joint venture between EDF and China General Nuclear Power Group (CGN), located around 84 miles west of...
  • Giant explosion and cyberattack cause major blackouts across Puerto Rico (video)

    06/14/2021 6:10:56 PM PDT · by Roman_War_Criminal · 12 replies
    SS ^ | 6/12/21 | SS
    A large fire at an electrical substation for Puerto Rico’s new electricity provider, Luma Energy, knocked out power for hundreds of thousands of the island’s residents Thursday. At the height of the blackout, nearly 800,000 customers were without power, according to Luma. By midnight, roughly 60,000 customers were still in the dark. “The fire caused major blackouts across the entire island. The situation is under assessment and work is being done to restore the system,” LUMA Energy tweeted. Cyberattack at Luma The fire and blackout were not the only crises facing Luma on Thursday. Earlier that day, the company announced...
  • Bomb threat locks down Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam

    06/09/2021 1:00:22 AM PDT · by Jyotishi · 8 replies
    KITV ^ | Tuesday, June 8th 2021, 9:07 PM HST | Paul Drewes
    Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam was locked down for hours because of a bomb threat. Play Video: A bomb threat forced military officials to lock down Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. By the afternoon, it was back to normal for the busy Oahu base, after its gates were closed for four hours. The ripple effects of the bomb threat were also felt around Pearl Harbor. A line of traffic stretched out from Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam after its gates were closed at 9:39 a.m. Drivers not only waited to get in, but also were unable to leave because of a security...
  • White House Press Plane Grounded... By Cicadas

    06/09/2021 2:16:23 AM PDT · by Libloather · 17 replies
    Huffington Post ^ | 6/09/21 | Lee Moran
    Journalists due to accompany Joe Biden on his first overseas trip as president were delayed on their outbound flight to England on Tuesday night - because of cicadas. A swarm of the noisy flying insects - part of the billions-strong Brood X which appears across the United States every 17 years - filled the engines of the White House press plane as it was on the runway at Dulles International Airport, reported The New York Times. The pilots were forced to turn the aircraft back to the departure gate. The insects were responsible for the delay, a spokesperson for Delta...
  • Blast at Iranian steel plant, latest in series of incidents

    06/06/2021 6:38:56 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 34 replies
    Jerusalem Post ^ | 06/06/2021 | TZVI JOFFRE
    An explosion and fire were reported at the Zarand Iranian Steel Company in eastern Iran on Saturday night, in the latest in a series of similar incidents throughout Iran, according to Iranian media.Video reportedly from the scene showed a large blaze with what appeared to be an explosion launching debris into the air. The Iranian IRNA news reported that a large explosion occurred during the incident.The governor of Zarand told the Iranian Fars News Agency that no injuries were caused in the incident and that the incident was under control. The incident was reportedly caused by the sudden overflow of...
  • Alarm Reportedly Went Off In GA Building Where Ballots Are Kept

    05/30/2021 7:58:16 AM PDT · by Dr. Franklin · 30 replies
    Palmieri Report citing Emerald Robinson Tweet ^ | May 30, 2021 | Jacob Palmieri
    Scoop: Attorney dealing with Fulton County GA on audit of more than 145k ballots from 2020 election tells me that alarm went off today at secure building where ballots were kept. The building was found left wide open & unattended. — Emerald Robinson
  • Oil Futures Reverse Higher on Disruption in Suez Canal

    03/24/2021 6:42:57 PM PDT · by Aquamarine · 14 replies ^ | 3-24-2021 | Liubov Georges
    WASHINGTON (DTN) -- Crude and refined products futures on the New York Mercantile Exchange and Brent crude on the Intercontinental Exchange reversed higher in early trade Wednesday, with the international benchmark trading as much as 2% higher amid reports a massive Evergreen container ship ran aground in the Suez Canal, choking off passage through one of the world's busiest arteries for oil transit. The 200,000-tonne vessel en route from the Red Sea to the Mediterranean suffered an extensive blackout early Wednesday, causing the ship to turn sideways in the middle of the critical corridor for global oil trade, blocking both...
  • Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko shot dead in Kiev

    05/29/2018 2:38:56 PM PDT · by tlozo · 35 replies
    BBC ^ | May 29, 2018
    Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko has died after being shot at his home in Kiev, according to police. Mr Babchenko, 41, was reportedly found bleeding in their apartment block by his wife and died in an ambulance. After writing about a crashed Russian military plane in 2016, Mr Babchenko said he received death threats and left his home country. He previously worked as a presenter on Ukrainian channel ATR TV, and has written about his military service. Ukrainian law enforcement confirmed his death in a Facebook post, written in Ukrainian. Kiev police chief Andriy Kryshchenko also told the media they suspected...
  • Whistleblower Known For Investigating Obama And Muslim Brotherhood’s Infiltration of US Government, Found Shot To Death (Video)

    02/22/2020 12:29:30 PM PST · by USA Conservative · 39 replies
    Right Journalism ^ | 02.22.2020 | Alex D.
    Philip Haney, the author of “See Something, Say Nothing: A Homeland Security Officer Exposes the Government’s Submission to Jihad,” has died at the age of 73. In addition to being an author, Haney was a long-time Department of Homeland Security expert with a focus on Islamic extremism. Reports of Haney’s death first appeared on the morning of February 22. Fox News’ contributor Sara A. Carter tweeted regarding Haney’s death saying, “Somebody I deeply respected and considered a friend Phil Haney – a DHS whistleblower during the Obama Admin was apparently killed yesterday in Southern California. Pray for his family and...
  • Firebombing At Google Office Damages Google Earth Demo Car

    05/20/2016 9:52:39 AM PDT · by Flick Lives · 13 replies
    Zero Hedge ^ | 05/20/2016 | Tyler Durden
    Less than a month after a still unexplained suicide took place inside a conference room at Apple headquarters, there seems to be more trouble in Silicon Paradise. According to CBS, an incendiary device ignited a fire late Thursday night at the offices of digital giant Google, damaging a Google Earth demo car and leaving a large singe mark on one of the buildings, authorities said. Mountain View firefighters were called to the massive complex on Salado Drive at about 10:52 p.m. Arriving firefighters were met by Google security personnel and guided to an area where the car, used in Google’s...
  • 'Serious breach': Intruder entered aircraft at base housing Air Force One

    02/05/2021 5:30:02 PM PST · by dynachrome · 32 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | 2-5-21 | Zachary Halaschak
    A man has been arrested after he was able to make his way to the flight line at Joint Base Andrews and enter a military aircraft a day before President Biden was set to depart the base for Delaware, the Air Force said. The base said the man, who has not yet been publicly identified, was detained on Thursday by security and interviewed with the help of the United States Air Force Office of Special Investigations. It did not appear that he had any ties to extremist groups, but he did have warrants out for his arrest. He was turned...
  • Florida man arrested after discovery of more than 2 dozen pipe bombs: Police

    08/13/2020 12:39:31 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 35 replies
    ktla ^ | 08/13/2020
    Florida police have arrested a man after finding more than two dozen pipe bombs, including some that contained nails, screws and metal pellets. Police had been called after an explosion and found several bombs near a street and others in a trash bin. After officers identified Haasze as a suspect, he approached officers and surrendered. The 34-year-old told them he made the bombs for celebrations and to remove tree stumps and that he never intended to hurt anyone.
  • Wisconsin hospital says employee intentionally discarded coronavirus vaccine vials

    12/30/2020 7:35:47 PM PST · by blueplum · 44 replies
    The Hill ^ | 30 Dec 2020 | Joseph Choi
    The Wisconsin medical center where 57 vials of the Moderna coronavirus vaccine were discarded earlier this week said in a statement Wednesday that the employee who had removed the vaccines from the freezer had done so "intentionally" and was no longer employed by the hospital....
  • Venezuelan lawmaker Freddy Superlano poisoned in Colombia

    02/23/2019 8:53:23 PM PST · by PghBaldy · 22 replies
    BNO News ^ | February 23
    Venezuelan lawmaker Freddy Superlano, a member of the opposition party, is in serious but stable condition after being poisoned in Colombia, his party says. His cousin has passed away. Voluntad Popular, the party of opposition leader Juan Guaidó, said late on Saturday that Superlano was poisoned at a restaurant in Cúcuta, a city near the border with Venezuela. His assistant and cousin, Carlos Salinas, died.
  • Florida airport is evacuated after live French S-530 air-to-air MISSILE is found in a shipping container - and Air Force bomb squad are called to remove it

    08/19/2020 8:33:17 AM PDT · by grey_whiskers · 89 replies
    The Daily Mail (U.K.) ^ | Aug 18 2020 | James Gordon
    A contractor who was working at a Florida airport opened up a container to find a live missile. The shocking find happened on Friday afternoon at Lakeland Linder International Airport east of Tampa. It's not known how the missile arrived at the airport which is mainly used for private jets and no longer for any kind of military use.
  • Thousands of Colorado residents without heat after attack on gas service

    12/29/2020 4:14:32 PM PST · by devane617 · 85 replies
    abc ^ | 12/29/2020 | Bill Hutchinson
    The FBI has joined a criminal investigation of what police said appears to be an "intentional attack" on gas service lines in Aspen, Colorado, that left thousands of residents and businesses without heat as temperatures in the skiing mecca plunged to near zero degrees. Work crews are scrambling to restore gas service, and local authorities handed out electric space heaters to residents still without heat Tuesday, as a storm is forecast to bring up to 8 inches of snow in the Rocky Mountains region this week. Temperatures are forecast to fall to 2 degrees in Aspen on Tuesday night, according...
  • Watch Live — RV Standoff in Lebanon, Tenn…

    12/27/2020 3:34:04 PM PST · by be-baw · 29 replies
    Citizen Free Press ^ | December 27, 2020 | Kane
    Highway 231 in Lebanon, TN shut down due to suspicious RV. RV reportedly broadcasting the same message as Nashville.
  • Fort Huachuca Officials Stop Four Russians at Main Gate

    05/07/2002 10:21:12 PM PDT · by HiJinx · 6 replies · 295+ views
    The Sierra Vista Herald Review ^ | May 7, 2002 | Bill Hess
    For Education and Discussion Only. This article is not posted on the Herald/Review web site, but was transcribed by the poster.One deliveryman was turned over to the INS, the other three released. FORT HUACHUCA – Of the four Russians who were stopped at the post’s Main Gate Monday morning attempting to drive a tractor-trailer truck on to the fort, one has been taken into custody by the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service and the other three released, according to the installation’s spokeswoman. Fort officials first thought they were Arabs, and then Armenians, before they determined the men were Russians, LTC...
  • (June) Tennessee newspaper investigating "horrific" ad claiming "Islam" would bomb Nashville

    A major Tennessee newspaper said Sunday it is investigating what its editor called a "horrific" full-page advertisement from a religious group that predicts a terrorist attack in Nashville next month. The paid advertisement that appeared in Sunday's editions of The Tennessean addresses the "citizens of Nashville" and warns that the attack would happen on July 18, 2020. snip....The ad from the group Future For America claims Donald Trump "is the final president of the USA" and features a photo of Trump and Pope Francis. It begins by claiming that a nuclear device would be detonated in Nashville and that the...
  • Vehicle-Linked Explosion Rocks Downtown Nashville

    12/25/2020 12:01:08 PM PST · by Morgana · 61 replies
    BREITBART ^ | Christmas Day 2020 | Breitbart
    NASHVILLE (AP) — An explosion linked to a vehicle rocked downtown Nashville on Christmas morning, sending shattered glass and debris over a wide area and rocking nearby buildings. The Metro Nashville Police Department said via Twitter that the explosion occurred at 6:30 a.m. Friday and that state and federal authorities were on the scene, as were emergency crews including the fire department.