WHAT IS PUERTO RICO

Trump’s Puerto Rico defense: “This is an island surrounded by water. Big water. Ocean water.” By Oliver Willis   |SEPTEMBER 29, 2017 Donald Trump continues to make sad excuses for his administration's lackluster response to the hurricane in Puerto Rico, singling out "big water" and "ocean water" as obstacles to doing his job in the region. CNN … Continue reading WHAT IS PUERTO RICO

PUTIN WARNING TO THE WORLD

Vladimir Putin warns world faces 'global catastrophe' over North Korea   Russian President Vladimir Putin warned that the escalating crisis over North Korea's weapons program risks developing into a "global catastrophe" with mass casualties. But Putin, speaking in China on Tuesday, cautioned against "military hysteria" and said that the only way to resolve the crisis … Continue reading PUTIN WARNING TO THE WORLD

TALIBAN TARGETS MATHIS’ PLANE

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, right, speaks during a press conference with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, left, and NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, at the presidential palace in Kabul, Afghanistan, Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017. The spokesman for the Afghan Interior Ministry said several civilians have been wounded in a rocket attack at Kabul's international airport … Continue reading TALIBAN TARGETS MATHIS’ PLANE

WHAT IS THIS WORLD COMING TO …..

Man arrested for breaking into funeral home and having sex with woman's corpse 0 0 0 Domonique Smith Domonique Smith was initially arrested for stealing a bicycle from Hill Watson Peoples Funeral Service. But during the investigation, Georgia police uncovered something else. The 26-year old had sex with a deceased woman at the funeral home. The burglary was reported on … Continue reading WHAT IS THIS WORLD COMING TO …..

VOWS TO REBUILD DOMINICA

NEWS ETHIOPIAN-BORN AIR CANADA PILOT PREPARES TO REBUILD DOMINICA 38 YEARS AFTER HE RENDERED AID TO THE ISLAND FOLLOWING HURRICANE DAVID SEPTEMBER 23, 2017 STEVE FOERSTER In 1979 Hurricane David devastated Dominica. Just days after that disaster, a young Greek-Ethiopian resident in Canada and barely out of his teens packed his bags, gathered some chainsaws, and … Continue reading VOWS TO REBUILD DOMINICA

ANOTHER QUAKE IN MEXICO

2 new quakes shake southern Mexico, already coping with disasters Two more earthquakes shook southern Mexico on Saturday, further rattling a country still coming to grips with the devastation from stronger temblors earlier this month. A 6.1 magnitude earthquake Saturday morning was centered in Oaxaca state near Matias Romero, a town about 275 miles southeast … Continue reading ANOTHER QUAKE IN MEXICO

SEISMIC ACTIVITY DETECTED IN NORTH KOREA

China says North Korea quake, not a nuclear explosion A small earthquake near North Korea's nuclear test site on Saturday was probably not man-made, the nuclear proliferation watchdog and a South Korean official said, easing fears Pyongyang had exploded another nuclear bomb just weeks after its last one. China's Earthquake Administration said the quake was … Continue reading SEISMIC ACTIVITY DETECTED IN NORTH KOREA

OCEAN DURING A HURRICANE

What Happens Underwater During a Hurricane? Posted on October 22, 2012 by RSMAS We think we’re pretty familiar with hurricanes – strong winds, storm surge, flooding rains, ominous satellite images from space, and radar loops when they get near land. But what goes on at and below the ocean’s surface when a hurricane passes overhead? Quite a lot, … Continue reading OCEAN DURING A HURRICANE

MUGABE TO TRUMP

LATEST NEWS Mugabe at UN stands up to 'Giant Gold Goliath' Trump Thursday, September 21, 2017 UNITED NATIONS, United States (AFP) — Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe did not mince words at the United Nations Thursday about Donald Trump, mocking the US president as the "Giant Gold Goliath." Addressing the UN General Assembly, where reproaches of … Continue reading MUGABE TO TRUMP

WORKER FELL TO HIS DEATH

Construction worker falls 29 floors to his death from Lower Manhattan building LOWER MANHATTAN, New York (WABC) -- A construction worker fell 29 floors to his death Thursday morning from a luxury apartment building under construction in Lower Manhattan. The 44-year-old worker fell from the Maiden Lane building at around 9:25 a.m. He was pronounced … Continue reading WORKER FELL TO HIS DEATH