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  • Extortion 17, The Deadliest Day in the War on Terror

    11/13/2013 9:39:10 AM PST · by Nachum · 3 replies
    YouTube ^ | 11/13/13 | News Dredge
    In today's video, Christopher Morrison of News Dredge, 'The Voice of Independents,' reports on Washington Times' expose detailing the tragic story of Extortion 17 and the deadliest day in Afghanistan.
  • Scientists discover ‘deadliest substance known to man’

    10/15/2013 11:44:40 AM PDT · by GrandJediMasterYoda · 52 replies
    NY Post ^ | 10/15/13 | By News.com.au
    Scientists discover ‘deadliest substance known to man’ By News.com.auOctober 15, 2013 | 1:34pm Scientists have discovered a new type of botox they believe is the “deadliest substance known to man” and have withheld the DNA sequence because an antidote is not known. It is the first time the scientific community has made such a move to withhold such information but security concerns have dictated that they do so. New Scientist reports that just 2 billionths of a gram, or inhaling 13 billionths of a gram, of the protein botulinum produced by the soil bacterium Clostridium botulinum will kill an adult.
  • Deadliest Catch wins all 4 Emmy's, King Crab moves to Antarctica

    09/12/2011 2:18:42 PM PDT · by WOBBLY BOB · 18 replies
    huliq ^ | 9-12-11 | Anissa Ford
    Deadliest Catch was nominated this season for four Emmy's. "Deadliest Catch" went up against "Myth Busters" for Outstanding Reality Program and won. "Deadliest Catch" also captured the Emmy for Outstanding Cinematography, Outstanding Picture Editing and Outstanding sound mixing. This is great news for fans (and cast members and producers and editors and cameramen) who've been watching the show for a long time. The creative arts industry has affirmed and acknowledged the intelligent and inspiring television that most of its viewers have seen as the show developed into a more intense interpersonal drama from a random story of water cowboys searching...
  • 2010 Was By Far the Deadliest Year for U.S. Troops in Afghanistan—One American Killed Every 18 Hours

    01/02/2011 2:46:33 PM PST · by Nachum · 22 replies
    cns news ^ | 1/2/11 | Edwin Mora
    (CNSNews.com) - With 496 casualties, 2010 was by far the deadliest year for U.S. troops fighting a war in Afghanistan that has now entered its tenth year, according to casualty reports issued by the Department of Defense and tracked in a comprehensive database of war casualties maintained by CNSNews.com. There were 303 U.S. casualties in the Afghanistan war in 2009, making 2009 the second deadliest year of the war.
  • This is world Deadliest Job Climbing The Tower 1700 Feet Just Too [sic] Work

    11/19/2010 2:53:50 PM PST · by Sprite518 · 75 replies
    I think this is the world deadliest job.
  • 'Deadliest Warrior' From TV To Big Screen

    09/16/2010 10:15:05 AM PDT · by C19fan · 1 replies
    Deadline Hollywood Daily ^ | September 15, 2010 | Nikki Finke
    Paramount Pictures and sister company Spike TV are joining forces to turn the cable channel's series Deadliest Warrior into a feature film. Shawn Levy and Dan Levine will produce through his 21 Laps banner.
  • Discovery Channel: 'Deadliest Catch' captain dies

    02/10/2010 4:03:19 AM PST · by TexasCajun · 36 replies · 1,514+ views
    Yahoo News ^ | Wed Feb 10, 1:50 am ET | AP
    ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Phil Harris, the fishing boat captain whose adventures off the Alaska coast were captured on the television show "Deadliest Catch", has died, the Discovery Channel said Tuesday night. He was 53. Harris suffered what his family described as a massive stroke on Jan. 29 while the fishing vessel he captained, Cornelia Marie, was in port at St. Paul Island, Alaska. The fisherman was flown to Anchorage for surgery. The reality show, which has filmed five seasons, has been one of the Discovery Channel's most popular and depicts the crab fishing industry in the dangerous waters off Alaska....
  • U.S. troops killed in deadliest month of Afghan war

    07/31/2009 9:41:54 AM PDT · by Nachum · 9 replies · 690+ views
    Rueters ^ | 7/31/09 | Paul Tait
    KABUL (Reuters) - A U.S. service member was killed as the deadliest month for foreign troops in the Afghanistan war drew to a close, the U.S. military said on Friday, with commanders vowing to continue the fight despite the toll. The death in southern Afghanistan brought to 40 the number of U.S. troops killed in July, by far the heaviest monthly toll in the 8-year-old war. The worst previous month for U.S. forces was in September 2008, when 26 were killed.
  • Chinese Air Pollution Deadliest in World, Report Says

    07/09/2007 3:04:01 PM PDT · by blam · 19 replies · 662+ views
    National Geographic ^ | 7-9-2007 | Kevin Holden Platt
    Chinese Air Pollution Deadliest in World, Report Says Kevin Holden Platt in Beijing, China for National Geographic News July 9, 2007 China, the world's fastest growing economy, has earned another startling superlative: the highest annual incidence of premature deaths triggered by air pollution in the world, according to a new study. A World Health Organization (WHO) report estimates that diseases triggered by indoor and outdoor air pollution kill 656,000 Chinese citizens each year, and polluted drinking water kills another 95,600. (Related: "China's Pollution Leaving Mountains High and Dry, Study Finds" [March 8, 2007].) "Air pollution is estimated to cause approximately...
  • Deadliest Memorial Day weekend in Georgia history (29 Americans lose their lives)

    06/01/2005 5:38:29 AM PDT · by Libloather · 8 replies · 642+ views
    WALB ^ | 5/30/05
    Deadliest Memorial Day weekend in Georgia history May 30, 2005 Albany-- It's after 4 p.m. on Monday and only a few more hours left of the Memorial Day weekend. "It's crunch time. We've got to get the word out to everybody to slow down, buckle up, don't be in a rush these last few hours," says Sergeant Jamie Sullivan of Georgia State Patrol. Law enforcement officials are still hitting the roads pretty strong. "The increased volume of traffic of course we need to increase the volume of troopers on the highway," says Sullivan. Holiday weekends are when they see the...