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  • Woman’s tip leads to recovery of 2 missing kids in Dana Point [CA]; Tennessee Amber Alert suspect in custody

    11/18/2021 6:49:28 PM PST · by BenLurkin · 12 replies
    Two children reported missing out of Tennessee and Kentucky have been found safe in Dana Point, and a suspect in the case is in custody, authorities announced Thursday. Noah Clare, 3, and Amber Clare, 16, were located less than a day after the Tennessee Bureau of Investigations released new surveillance images that they said confirmed both kids were with 35-year-old Jacob Clare. He’s the father of Noah and Amber’s uncle. The children were recovered after a concerned woman spotted a boy matching the toddler’s description and reporting the sighting to law enforcement, according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Department. She...
  • Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s son charged with stabbing 60-year-old neighbor in San Clemente after trash can dispute

    08/25/2020 4:50:54 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 60 replies
    ktla ^ | 08/25/2020 | Sareen Habeshian
    In connection with the June 9 attack, Abdul-Jabbar, 28, was charged with three felony counts of assault with a deadly weapon, one felony count of carrying a dirk or dagger, and three enhancements of inflicting great bodily injury, the Orange County District Attorney’s Office said. The 60-year-old neighbor suffered a fractured skull and nearly died from blood loss after collapsing outside of the emergency room, according to the DA’s Office. On June 9, the neighbor who shares a driveway with Abdul-Jabbar confronted him about not taking in the trash cans for his elderly roommate. Ray Winsor, who identified himself as...
  • San Clemente canteen owner runs out of ‘everything,’ and will reopen Thursday

    05/06/2020 2:25:54 AM PDT · by Libloather · 3 replies
    OC Register ^ | 5/05/20 | Erika I. Ritchie
    Jeff Gourley had the best weekend in the eight years he’s had his San Clemente restaurant open. “We ran out of everything, down to the bare walls,” he said Monday, May 4, after serving dine-in food and drinks at Nomad’s Canteen over the weekend though Gov. Gavin Newsom’s shutdown order aimed at curbing the spread of the coronavirus is still in effect. “It was record-breaking,” he said. “We sold every tortilla, bottle, can and every margarita. These were the best three business days ever. People were buying shirts, beers for each other and expensive tequila shots for folks they didn’t...
  • Carrier Group In Recent UFO Encounters Had New Air Defense Tech Just Like Nimitz In 2004 Incident

    05/31/2019 9:16:19 AM PDT · by RoosterRedux · 55 replies
    thedrive.com/the-war-zone ^ | Joseph Trevithick and Tyler Rogoway
    *Possible Explanation* Recently, new details have emerged regarding a series of still unexplained encounters that U.S. Navy F/A-18 Super Hornet pilots had with unidentified flying objects while conducting training missions off the East Coast of the United States in 2014 and 2015. The War Zone has already explored this new report in detail and looked at how improved radars had played a major role in detecting these objects. But what wasn't immediately apparent was just how ideal the situation could have been during at least some of these incidents for observing and recording the performance and signatures of potentially revolutionary...
  • Multiple F/A-18 Pilots Disclose Recent UFOs Encounters, New Radar Tech Key In Detection

    05/29/2019 5:50:09 AM PDT · by RoosterRedux · 87 replies
    In a major breakthrough in what could be the most fascinating story of our time, five U.S. Navy F/A-18 Super Hornet crewmen have recounted a number of incredibly strange encounters with unidentified flying objects off the East Coast of the United States. Two of the pilots went on the record. The surreal craft they encountered had performance that defies known propulsion and aerodynamic capabilities, and are described as looking like something akin to special effects you would have seen in a sci-fi movie circa the late 1980s. The pilots' accounts also point to a major sensor upgrade on their aircraft...
  • UFOs exist and everyone needs to adjust to that fact

    05/28/2019 6:01:18 PM PDT · by rintintin · 201 replies
    Washington Post ^ | May 28 2019 | Daniel Drezner
    UFOs are not the same thing as extraterrestrial life. But we should start thinking about that possibility. Footage from 2004 shows an encounter between a U.S. fighter jet and "anomalous aerial vehicles," which is military jargon for UFOs. Former intelligence officer Luis Elizondo arranged the release of the video before leaving the Department of Defense in Sept. 2017
  • Navy pilots spotted UFOs flying at hypersonic speeds: report

    05/28/2019 5:45:59 AM PDT · by RoosterRedux · 75 replies
    nypost.com ^ | Tamar Lapin
    Some US Navy pilots reported spotting UFOs while training over the East Coast in 2014 and 2015, they said in a recent New York Times report. The pilots told the paper they saw “strange objects” with “no visible engine or infared exhaust plumes” reaching at least 30,000 feet and flying at hypersonic speeds almost daily while training off the aircraft carrier Theodore Roosevelt. “These things would be out there all day,” said Lt. Ryan Graves, an F/A-18 Super Hornet pilot who has been with the Navy for 10 years and who said he reported the sightings to the Pentagon and...
  • The Navy is officially taking UFOs seriously

    04/26/2019 9:21:41 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 30 replies
    Hot Air.com ^ | April 26, 2019 | JAZZ SHAW
    Pilots, both commercial and military, have been seeing weird things happening up in the sky for a very long time. The problem has always been that if you were heard talking about it, you’d be written off as some sort of loon and your career might well be over. That kept most of them from discussing or investigating anything anomalous that they might have come across. Now the United States Navy is putting a stop to those practices because there have been too many unidentified encounters with what appear to be very advanced aircraft and they want to get to...
  • WaPo: How angry pilots got the Navy to stop dismissing UFO sightings

    04/25/2019 6:01:33 AM PDT · by RoosterRedux · 90 replies
    WaPo ^ | Deanna Paul
    A recent uptick in sightings of unidentified flying objects — or as the military calls them, “unexplained aerial phenomena” — prompted the Navy to draft formal procedures for pilots to document encounters, a corrective measure that former officials say is long overdue. “Since 2014, these intrusions have been happening on a regular basis,” Joseph Gradisher, spokesman for office of the deputy chief of naval operations for information warfare, told The Washington Post on Wednesday. Recently, unidentified aircraft have entered military-designated airspace as often as multiple times per month. “We want to get to the bottom of this. We need to...
  • U.S. Navy drafting new guidelines for reporting UFOs

    04/24/2019 9:30:53 AM PDT · by RoosterRedux · 13 replies
    Politico.com ^ | BRYAN BENDER
    The U.S. Navy is drafting new guidelines for pilots and other personnel to report encounters with "unidentified aircraft," a significant new step in creating a formal process to collect and analyze the unexplained sightings — and destigmatize them. The previously unreported move is in response to a series of sightings of unknown, highly advanced aircraft intruding on Navy strike groups and other sensitive military formations and facilities, the service says. There have been a number of reports of unauthorized and/or unidentified aircraft entering various military-controlled ranges and designated air space in recent years," the Navy said in a statement in...
  • The Nimitz Encounters (well done video about UFO's encounter by the Nimitz in 2004)

    12/02/2018 10:14:47 AM PST · by RoosterRedux · 20 replies
    Video LinkI thought this video was quite well done. It is a dramatic representation of what was reported by officers and crew of the Nimitz and the Princeton back in 2004. Here's the blurb from youtube about this video... The Nimitz Encounters Premiered Nov 14, 2018 Short Documentary about the strange events that occurred Southwest of Southern California on Nov 14, 2004 Learn More at www.thenimitzencounters.com I can be contacted at anon@thenimitzencounters.com aka Dave C. Beaty On the morning of November 14th, 2004 90 miles of the coast of California near San Diego, the Nimitz Carrier Strike Group was conducting...
  • Report: UFO Played 'Cat and Mouse' With USS Nimitz, Pilots, in 2004 (Exec Rep pdf inc)

    05/27/2018 1:26:09 PM PDT · by RoosterRedux · 76 replies
    Newsmax ^ | Cathy Burke
    A leaked 2009 Pentagon report reportedly divulges details about a supersonic UFO shaped like a tic-tac that appeared to stalk the USS Nimitz aircraft carrier for days before vanishing. The report doesn’t have any date or agency logo, but four officials confirmed it was written as part of a Pentagon program with input from multiple agencies, Las Vegas news station KLAS reported. The news station reported it obtained the unclassified report while visiting Washington, D.C., for a debriefing arranged by former Sen. Harry Reid, and that it reveals first-hand accounts of the Nov. 14, 2004 encounter documented in a video...
  • US aircraft carrier was stalked for days by a UFO...leaked Pentagon report reveals

    05/27/2018 1:07:21 PM PDT · by MNDude · 56 replies
    full title: US aircraft carrier was stalked for days by a UFO travelling at 'ballistic missile speed' which could hover above the sea for six days, leaked Pentagon report reveals Unclassified 2009 Pentagon report on a Navy encounter with a UFO has leaked F-18s encountered the strange object off the coast of Mexico in November 2004 Previously released video shows the object flying at incredible speeds New report suggests it may have been docking with an underwater craft Object was white, 46 feet long, shaped like a Tic-Tac with no wings or nacelles Descended from 60,000 feet to 50 feet...
  • The military keeps encountering UFOs. Why doesn’t the Pentagon care?

    03/12/2018 7:10:45 AM PDT · by RoosterRedux · 52 replies
    WaPo ^ | March 9, 2018 | Christopher Mellon
    In December, the Defense Department declassified two videos documenting encounters between U.S. Navy F-18 fighters and unidentified aircraft. The first video captures multiple pilots observing and discussing a strange, hovering, egg-shaped craft, apparently one of a “fleet” of such objects, according to cockpit audio. The second shows a similar incident involving an F-18 attached to the USS Nimitz carrier battle group in 2004. The videos, along with observations by pilots and radar operators, appear to provide evidence of the existence of aircraft far superior to anything possessed by the United States or its allies. Defense Department officials who analyze the...
  • That Time the U.S. Navy Had a Close Encounter With a UFO (More good info)

    12/23/2017 3:43:05 AM PST · by RoosterRedux · 170 replies
    popularmechanics.com ^ | Kyle Mizokami
    The New York Times on Saturday reported on a mysterious interaction between the U.S. Navy and what could only be called UFOs. The sighting, which took place in 2004, involved a U.S. Navy Aegis cruiser, seven Hornet and Super Hornet strike fighter jets, and a pair of unknown objects. The sighting, which was rumored but unsubstantiated for a decade remains unexplained to this day. *snip* According to the Times: For two weeks, the operator said, the Princeton had been tracking mysterious aircraft. The objects appeared suddenly at 80,000 feet, and then hurtled toward the sea, eventually stopping at 20,000 feet...
  • 3 Marines Stabbed During Fight in San Clemente: OCSD

    08/04/2018 10:21:53 AM PDT · by BenLurkin · 35 replies
    KTLA ^ | 6:46 AM, August 4, 2018, by | Kristina Bravo and Elizabeth Espinosa,
    Authorities received a call just after 1 a.m. about three people involved in a fight in a parking lot between Avenida Granada and Avenida Victoria,... [A] spokesperson later told KTLA that they were involved in a confrontation against two men and a woman. One of the men stabbed all three Marines, a 23-year-old and two 21-year-olds, who were taken to the hospital with injuries that were not life threatening... The suspect and his two friends were at a hospital, where they were detained, the agency added.
  • Officials ponder how to remove dead whale from surf spot

    04/26/2016 11:04:18 AM PDT · by Gamecock · 58 replies
    Fox News ^ | April 26, 2016 | AP
    SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. – Authorities are trying to decide what to do with the massive, rotting carcass of a dead whale that washed ashore at a popular California surfing spot. Rich Haydon, superintendent at San Onofre State Beach, said Tuesday that officials are deciding whether to attempt towing the carcass by boat out to sea or chop it up and load the pieces onto trucks for removal
  • Breaking News: Sirens going off at San Onofre Nuclear Power Plant (San Clemente, CA)

    01/19/2010 5:22:11 AM PST · by bd476 · 77 replies · 3,836+ views
    Channel 7 KABC News ^ | January 19, 2010
    Channel 7 KABC News Los Angeles reports that very loud siren alarms have been going off at the San Onofre Nuclear Power Plant for the past 30 minutes. According to a local Sheriff, there is no indication of any danger to the community. They are working on finding a way to turn the sirens off.
  • FREE VACATION FOR A SOLDIER - Dec. 7-14 in Southern California at the San Clemente Inn

    12/06/2008 9:57:26 PM PST · by doug from upland · 13 replies · 565+ views
    SAN CLEMENTE INN WEBSITE ATTENTION: Please alert some soldiers or a soldier and his family. I am not going to be able to use my one week of time on Dec 7-14 at the San Clemente Inn, adjacent to the state beach park. If you know of someone who has time off and can take a last minute vacation, I want to give this time to a soldier or soldiers. It is a one bedroom with two Murphy beds and a sofa bed in the living area. It sleeps up to six. Note: they have to leave a credit...
  • Gung-ho for Marine statue

    01/26/2004 6:33:18 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 33 replies · 329+ views
    OC Register ^ | 1/26/04 | Jim Radcliffe
    <p>SAN CLEMENTE – Sgt. Rob Elliott's square-jawed face isn't set in bronze yet, but the women weren't about to wait. A half-dozen just wanted to hug him, touch an arm, get a photograph with the U.S. Marine shortly after he was introduced as the model for a larger-than-life monument proposed for a bluff near the town's pier.</p>