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  • National Guard to once again find a home in southeastern, MI

    05/11/2018 7:49:27 PM PDT · by madison10 · 2 replies
    WTOL ^ | 5/11/2018 | WTOL Staff
    DUNDEE, MI (WTOL) - A new Army National Guard Super Armory is coming to our area, just across the border in Dundee, Michigan. The armory will be built across the highway from Cabela's and city, county and state leaders hope the project will have a similar impact on the community as the outdoor super store. The armory will sit on 44 acres of land. "This is the biggest announcement for Dundee since Cabela's,” said Republican State Senator Dale Zorn of Lenawee County. “I think Dundee is a great strategic location not only for Michigan but for our entire national security."...
  • Obama Turned Benghazi into Al Qaeda Terrorist Hub

    12/15/2013 7:51:57 PM PST · by Nachum · 15 replies
    Frontpage Magazine ^ | 12/15/13 | Daniel Greenfield
    Obama justified his Libyan War to the American people by claiming that people of Benghazi were in danger from Gaddafi. After he succeeded in overthrowing Gaddafi, Benghazi reverted to its radical roots and became a city run by terrorist militias leading to the murder of four Americans. And now a fifth American. That shouldn’t be surprising because Benghazi had become a stop on the Jihadi Express. Every week, about a dozen Syrians arrive at Benghazi’s airport for what’s described as insurgent training. When they fly out, they’re carrying fake Libyan passports, according to three officials familiar with the comings and...
  • O-Care data hub to go dark for repairs (routine maintenance Saturday night to Tuesday morning)

    11/09/2013 5:04:22 PM PST · by Libloather · 21 replies
    The Hill ^ | 11/08/13 | Elise Viebeck
    ObamaCare's federal data hub will undergo routine maintenance from Saturday night to Tuesday morning, temporarily preventing HealthCare.gov from verifying if users are eligible for premium tax credits. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) made the announcement Friday, saying the hub will be offline for work on its connection to the Internal Revenue Service. The disruption will not prevent users from otherwise completing applications for coverage on the federally run exchanges, CMS communications director Julie Bataille said. HealthCare.gov is usually taken down for maintenance overnight and during the weekends. Federal health officials say the disconnections are necessary as they...
  • Transvestite Superhero Cartoon to Debut on Children’s Network The Hub

    05/29/2013 1:05:08 PM PDT · by servo1969 · 29 replies
    Newsbusters.org ^ | 5-29-2013 | Randy Hall
    Just when you thought you'd seen it all, along comes an announcement from The Hub, a low-rated cable TV channel that is attempting to increase its audience of children between 2 years old and age 11 by airing a cartoon featuring a boy who gains super powers by wearing a special ring -- and dressing as a girl. Set to debut on Saturday at 12:30 p.m., the gender-bending program stars twelve-year-old Guy Hamdon, “an extreme dude who inherits the power ring of his deceased aunt -- the amazing FEMALE superhero SheZow! The ring gives him villain-battling super powers, but was...
  • Ancient UAE Was Active Trading Hub

    08/17/2007 4:55:21 PM PDT · by blam · 30 replies · 630+ views
    Xpress ^ | 8-16-2007 | Derek Baldwin
    Ancient UAE Was Active Trading Hub© XPRESS/DANESH MOHIUDDIN Archaeologists now claim that the Arabian Peninsula was home to developed settlements during the same period. Published: August 16, 2007, 12:13 By Derek Baldwin, Staff Reporter You might want to set aside those early school lessons that taught you the dawn of Western civilisation was confined to Mesopotamia (modern-day Iraq). An expert panel of archaeologists from around the world now claim the Arabian Peninsula – long thought to be a barren wasteland from around 5,000BC – was home to developed settlements during the same period. In the August 3 edition of Science...
  • Hillary Hub - Hillary's "Drudge Report" of Filtered News?

    06/14/2007 1:09:35 PM PDT · by V.Foster · 3 replies · 431+ views
    NoHillaryClinton ^ | Vince Foster
    What Hillary will not do to manage the news in her favor? How to keep her fans from reading anything negative about Queen Hillary - why, she will just create a news source that is nothing but positive news about Hillary! Read about Hillary Hub here
  • Hub Of Etruscan Civilization Found

    09/04/2006 3:17:17 PM PDT · by blam · 11 replies · 2,814+ views
    The Times ^ | 9-2-2006 | Martin Penner
    Hub of Etruscan civilisation found By Martin Penner Archaeologists believe that they have found the ruins of the religious and political centre of the Etruscan civilisation. The Etruscans lived in the area between Rome and Florence from the 8th century BC until they were absorbed by Romans about 600 years later. The heads of Etruria’s 12 city states would meet to discuss their affairs every spring at a holy place called the Fanum Voltumnae. It was never clear where the Fanum was but archaeologists from Macerata University believe they have found it at a site near the hill town of...
  • America Supports You: Web Hub Helps Spouse Groups Connect

    06/29/2006 7:40:31 PM PDT · by SandRat · 3 replies · 236+ views
    America Supports You ^ | Ashleigh Covington
    WASHINGTON, June 29, 2006 – Frequent moves make it difficult for military spouses to maintain relationships with friends they make at each new assignment. Vicki Cariello, a Navy wife and family support group adviser in Gulfport, Miss., helps a girl sort through Easter eggs at a unit's Spouses Club Hub event. Spouse club Leaders like Cariello can create personalized Web sites for their groups, giving military spouses the ability to network with each other on the Internet. Courtesy photo   But thanks to Meredith Leyva and her CinCHouse.com Web site, military spouses can now stay in touch with one another...
  • Spit, blood fly during Hub arrest

    01/10/2006 3:16:32 PM PST · by Panerai · 23 replies · 738+ views
    The Boston Herald ^ | 01/10/2006 | Thomas Caywood
    In the latest incident of brazen junkies invading the area around Boston Common, a hostile woman claiming to be HIV-positive spat at and flung blood toward transit cops who busted her and a male companion for smoking crack in a Tremont Street doorway, police said. Shocked citizens who said they saw the pair huddled over a glass crack pipe yesterday morning grabbed a passing MBTA cop. The woman, who cut her palms trying to smash a glass item, raged as responding MBTA cops took her into custody, police said. “She got belligerent, yelling at us and saying she was HIV-positive,”...
  • Logger spitting sawdust over Hub con-tree-versy

    11/24/2005 3:28:38 AM PST · by Panerai · 10 replies · 847+ views
    The Boston Herald ^ | 11/24/2005 | Marie Szaniszlo
    The fuming Nova Scotia lumberjack who donated the spruce to be lighted on Boston Common has a message for the Hub: Feed that “holiday tree” to a woodchipper. “My family donated a Christmas tree. If Boston wants to call it something else, maybe they should just send it back,” said Donnie Hatt, the logger who donated the 48-foot-tall white spruce that grew in his front yard for 36 years. “If I’d known there would be this much craziness, I would have ground it up myself.” Hatt was referring to the flurry of media calls he’s received since yesterday’s Herald reported...
  • Beach Masters Serve as Critical Hub for Hurricane Relief Support

    09/16/2005 4:23:24 PM PDT · by SandRat · 6 replies · 255+ views
    Navy NewsStand ^ | Sep 16, 2005 | Journalist 3rd Class Chris Gethings
    BILOXI, Miss. (NNS) -- Beach Master Unit (BMU) 2 took command of a devastated Biloxi landing craft zone Sept. 4 so U.S. and international Navy ships operating in the Gulf Coast region could bring Sailors, Marines and supplies to the beach in support of the hurricane disaster relief efforts. The beach was littered with heavy debris from the Hurricane Katrina, and had to be transformed into a spotless beach in order to support Landing Craft, Air Cushion arrivals. "This is just what we do," said Beach Party Commander, Chief Boatswain's Mate (SW/AW) Dawn Martin. "The bottom line is, we do...
  • Little Rock AFB hub for international Katrina aid

    09/07/2005 7:31:08 PM PDT · by SandRat · 4 replies · 262+ views
    Air Force Links ^ | Sep 7, 2005 | unattributed
    LITTLE ROCK AIR FORCE BASE, Ark. (AFPN) -- The first international aid for Hurricane Katrina victims touched down in Arkansas on Sept. 5, and more international flights are on the way. The base was tapped as the hub and clearinghouse for all international aid air shipments for Hurricane Katrina victims. "Little Rock Air Force Base is proud to be participating in the relief effort for Hurricane Katrina," said Brig. Gen. Joseph M. Reheiser, 314th Airlift Wing commander. "Serving as the hub for international aid, Little Rock Air Force Base stands ready and able to take on the incoming relief supplies....
  • Fore-get The Budget! Romney Looks To Boost Image, Dems Play Cape Golf

    06/22/2005 10:38:21 AM PDT · by ScoopandDizzy · 199+ views
    The Radio Equalizer ^ | June 22, 2005 | Brian Maloney
    It can't be easy being Mass. Gov. Mitt Romney these days. While he works overtime trying to bolster his "ineffective governor" rap, the real villains are playing golf on Cape Cod! Perhaps Romney expected too much in taking the Bay State's reins,
  • Astronomy Picture of the Day 1-08-03

    01/08/2003 3:59:33 AM PST · by petuniasevan · 11 replies · 421+ views
    NASA ^ | 1-08-03 | Robert Nemiroff and Jerry Bonnell
    Astronomy Picture of the Day Discover the cosmos! Each day a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe is featured, along with a brief explanation written by a professional astronomer. 2003 January 8 X-Rays from the Galactic Core Credit: Fred Baganoff (MIT), Mark Morris (UCLA), et al., CXC, NASA Explanation: Using the orbiting Chandra X-ray Observatory, astronomers have taken this long look at the core of our Milky Way galaxy, some 26,000 light-years away. The spectacular false-color view spans about 130 light-years. It reveals an energetic region rich in x-ray sources and high-lighted by the central source, Sagittarius...
  • Astronomy Picture of the Day 12-23-02

    12/22/2002 9:53:31 PM PST · by petuniasevan · 6 replies · 266+ views
    NASA ^ | 12-23-02 | Robert Nemiroff and Jerry Bonnell
    Astronomy Picture of the Day Discover the cosmos! Each day a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe is featured, along with a brief explanation written by a professional astronomer. 2003 December 23 Stars and Dust Through Baade's Window Credit & Copyright: David Malin (AAO), ROE, UKS Telescope Explanation: Billions of stars light up the direction toward the center of our Galaxy. The vast majority of these stars are themselves billions of years old, rivaling their home Milky Way Galaxy in raw age. These stars are much more faint and red than the occasional young blue stars that...
  • Loss Of Major Hub Cities Could Cripple Internet, Study Suggests

    11/26/2002 7:41:37 AM PST · by blam · 35 replies · 228+ views
    Source: Ohio State University Date: 11/26/2002 Loss Of Major Hub Cities Could Cripple Internet, Study Suggests COLUMBUS, Ohio – A terrorist attack or other disaster that destroyed key telecommunications equipment in major cities would disrupt the Internet much like severe storms at airline hubs ties up the nation's air traffic, a new study suggests. Researchers at Ohio State University conducted experiments in which they simulated what would happen if a disaster crippled major nodes of the Internet – places that house the equipment where Internet traffic is collected and distributed. The results showed that major cities that serve as Internet...
  • Astronomy Picture of the Day 10-18-02

    10/18/2002 5:02:21 AM PDT · by petuniasevan · 17 replies · 349+ views
    NASA ^ | 10-18-02 | Robert Nemiroff and Jerry Bonnell
    Astronomy Picture of the Day Discover the cosmos! Each day a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe is featured, along with a brief explanation written by a professional astronomer. 2002 October 18 At the Center of the Milky Way Credit: Rainer Schödel (MPE) et al., NACO, ESO Explanation: At the center of our Milky Way Galaxy lies a black hole with over 2 million times the mass of the Sun. Once a controversial claim, this astounding conclusion is now virtually inescapable and based on observations of stars orbiting very near the galactic center. Using one of the...
  • Pills of profit: Ecstasy made mark in Houston through Netherlands

    09/23/2002 3:49:46 PM PDT · by weegee · 12 replies · 4,041+ views
    Houston Chronicle ^ | Sept. 23, 2002, 3:16PM | By RACHEL GRAVES
    Shaped like clovers, festooned with Playboy bunnies and popular cars, the colorful little Ecstasy pills that landed the owners of two popular downtown clubs in jail last week started their march to Houston in clandestine, rural laboratories in the Netherlands. Chemists, sometimes working out of large, sophisticated buildings, sometimes mobile laboratories, have churned out as many as 500,000 Ecstasy pills an hour for a mere 20 cents each, making the Netherlands, a country known for its liberal attitude toward the illegal pursuit of happiness, one of the major worldwide producers of Ecstasy. Last week's charges against 24 people in Houston...
  • Feds bust up Ecstasy ring - Say clubs laundered money (Houston TX: Spy, Hub)

    09/17/2002 11:45:58 PM PDT · by weegee · 5 replies · 1,983+ views
    Houston Chronicle ^ | Sept. 17, 2002, 11:52PM | By ROMA KHANNA
    Federal authorities have dismantled a Houston Ecstasy-trafficking ring that used two popular downtown nightclubs to launder profits and was supplied by an international network considered among the largest in the world, officials said Tuesday. Authorities have charged 24 people in Houston and 10 members of the international organization -- most in Israel, the base of the operation, and in the Netherlands, where the Ecstasy was produced. Among those charged in Houston are two brothers, Sarabjeet "Rick" Singh and Amrik "Spiro" Singh, who authorities said oversaw a local network that distributed massive amounts of Ecstasy and opened the Spy Club and...
  • Astronomy Picture of the Day 8-03-02

    08/03/2002 12:26:53 AM PDT · by petuniasevan · 6 replies · 198+ views
    NASA ^ | 8-03-02 | Robert Nemiroff and Jerry Bonnell
    Astronomy Picture of the Day Discover the cosmos! Each day a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe is featured, along with a brief explanation written by a professional astronomer. 2002 August 3 The Galactic Center - A Radio Mystery Credit: N. E. Kassim, D. S. Briggs, T. J. W. Lazio, T. N. LaRosa, J. Imamura (NRL/RSD) Explanation: Tuning in to the center of our Milky Way galaxy, radio astronomers explore a complex, mysterious place. A premier high resolution view, this startlingly beautiful picture covers a 4x4 degree region around the galactic center. It was constructed from 1...