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November 6, 2007, 2:05 pm 3 comments in the last 7 days.
Regular readers will not be shocked at my personal outrage over George W. Bush's support of torturing suspected enemies with the technique known as "waterboarding." While this makes the president's policies once again the butt of bad jokes and parodies, like the video below from cartoonist Ignatius M. Dedd, creator of "Dead Guy, The Cartoon," it isn't funny at all.
December 23, 2010, 4:28 pm 2 comments in the last 7 days.
The tracking of glioblastomas in the aging population of Vietnam veterans exposed to dioxin has been neglected. The poorly researched and nonsensical U.S. AIR FORCE RANCH HAND study has been sighted as evidence. The Seveso Italy incident is also used as evidence.
U.S. whistleblower and international hero Bradley Manning has just been awarded the 2013 Sean MacBride Peace Award by the International Peace Bureau, itself a former recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, for which Manning is a nominee this year. A petition supporting Manning for the Nobel Peace Prize has gathered 88,000 signatures, many of them with comments, and is aiming for 100,000 before delivering it to the Norwegian Nobel Committee in Oslo.
September 22, 2007, 8:08 am 1 comments in the last 7 days.
This article is about alcoholic cirrhosis of the liver. Cirrhosis can be caused by other physiological problems and diseases, but alcoholic liver cirrhosis is a social issue that affects not only the person suffering, but also their family and friends.
Everyone knows the mantra regarding the fiscal benefits of real estate purchases: Location Location Location. All around the world, the pursuit of alternative sources is growing. We could solve the riddle over where we’ll find the energy supplies for advanced water treatment systems (AWTS) if we recalibrate, readjust our mindset in America as they’ve done elsewhere.
January 2, 2013, 3:56 pm 1 comments in the last 7 days.
Reports persist about US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton having been injured in a recent plane crash kept secret from the public because it happened in Iran.
December 13, 2011, 3:15 am 1 comments in the last 7 days.
I don't think it's easy to take a single story from the pages of aviation history and call it the 'best' or 'most interesting' because the competition is fierce, but the doomed crew of the World War Two B24 Liberator 'Lady Be Good' ranks for the title if any do. The crew became hopelessly lost and because they were flying at night, they ultimately came to believe they were over the ocean, just about to run out of fuel, and this is what led to their decision to bail out.
February 20, 2010, 11:11 am 1 comments in the last 7 days.
The VA this week outlined which ships are now considered to have been exposed to Agent Orange during Viet Nam. A number of offshore “blue water” naval vessels conducted operations on the inland “brown water” rivers and delta areas of Vietnam.
July 4, 2007, 5:12 pm 1 comments in the last 7 days.
Tragedy struck a Nyssa-area couple returning home from their honeymoon Tuesday night. Police say the groom, 19-year old Ramiro Gonzalez, died when their car struck a cow in the highway, about 20 miles from Burns. Police say the couple was returning from their honeymoon in Northern California just before 11:00 PM, eastbound when it collided with a cow on the highway.
April 29, 2008, 12:58 pm 1 comments in the last 7 days.
Salem Police detictives arrested a 13-year-old last night, for the murder of her 16 month-old niece. Courtland Geyer with the Marion County District Attorney's Office says relatives brought the small child, Ruby Navarro-Carbajal, to the Salem Hospital. Ruby was not breathing and was later pronounced dead. Geyer says Dr. Cliff Nelson of the Oregon State Medical Examiner's Office conducted an autopsy of the child Monday.
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