Monday 21 May, 2018
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Explosions intensified on Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano on Tuesday, spewing ash and sparking a red alert for aviation for the first time since the latest eruption began 12 days ago.   Ash and volcanic smog, or so-called vog, rose up to...

By Howard Johnson on May 16th, 2018
Tesla crash

Police are investigating whether a Tesla sedan’s semi-autonomous Autopilot feature was engaged when it rear-ended a fire department truck in Utah. The Tesla Model S crashed into the truck at 60 mph (97 kph) apparently without braking...

By Steve Weichel on May 14th, 2018
Hawaii volcano

Residents on Hawaii’s Big Island were ordered to evacuate Tuesday as two new “highly active” lava fissures opened up in the community of Lanipuna. Locals received an emergency alert on their cell phones as government officials...

By Howard Johnson on May 9th, 2018
China quietly installed missile

China has quietly installed anti-ship cruise missiles and surface-to-air missile systems on three of its fortified outposts west of the Philippines in the South China Sea, a move that allows Beijing to further project its power in the hotly...

By Howard Johnson on May 3rd, 2018
Wang Yi

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi is to visit North Korea this week, after historic talks between the North and South last Friday. The trip comes amid a flurry of diplomatic activity following the landmark day on the peninsula. China is North...

By Steve Weichel on Apr 30th, 2018

It’s very possible, in fact likely, that plastic straws will be banned in the UK in the very near future. In an April 19, 2018 London meeting with the Commonwealth Heads of Government, it was decided that single use plastic rubbish clearance items will be phased out, if they cannot be recycled or reused at neat a one hundred percent level. At...

Severe Weather is Approaching

Extreme weather seems to crop up out of nowhere sometimes. Thunderstorms, tornadoes, and hurricanes can do great damage, especially if you aren’t prepared for them. Thankfully, there are ways to tell that a severe weather event is about to...

By admin on Apr 25th, 2018
Waffle House shooting

Authorities have identified the victims of Sunday’s shooting that left four people dead at a Waffle House in Tennessee. They were identified as 29-year-old Taurean C. Sanderlin, 20-year-old Joe R. Perez, 21-year-old DeEbony Groves and...

By Steve Weichel on Apr 23rd, 2018
Theresa May

Theresa May is to face MPs’ questions about her decision to authorise air strikes against the Syrian government. Opposition parties say MPs should have been consulted before the UK joined the US and France in bombing three Syrian sites,...

By Steve Weichel on Apr 16th, 2018
Trump

The moment his election campaign began to focus on Mexico, it was plain to see that Trump wasn’t going to make life easy for non-U.S. citizens. True to form, his time as president has stuck close to that message. It started with his attempt...

By admin on Apr 14th, 2018