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  • U.S. State Department lifts warning to African Americans about'racist' Spaniards...

    08/04/2010 11:23:30 AM PDT · by Nachum · 11 replies
    Daily Mail (UK) ^ | 8/4/10 | Mail Foreign Service
    The Obama administration faced an embarrassing diplomatic blunder today after it was forced to pull a warning about racism in Spain - just as the First Lady arrived in the country for a summer holiday. Staff at the U.S. State Department removed the contentious advice to travellers, which included the phrase 'racist prejudices could lead to the arrest of Afro-Americans who travel to Spain,' on Monday. The First Lady landed in the Costa del Sol this morning for a break with her youngest daughter Sasha, nine.
  • Anti-Semitic Protests in Morocco a Warning Sign

    08/02/2010 5:40:24 PM PDT · by Nachum · 4 replies · 6+ views
    inn ^ | 8/2/10 | Elad Benari
    Noam Nir, an Israeli businessman who lives and owns a property in Morocco, was shocked when he found out that the building he owns in the city of Mogador became the focus of an anti-Semitic demonstration. Speaking to Arutz Sheva, Nir expressed a serious concern that such demonstrations, that were not commonplace in Morocco until recently and have suddenly begun to appear on its streets, would lead to imminent harm anhd endanger the lives of the Jewish community in Morocco.
  • Arizona Ruling Acts as a Warning to Other States (Warning to the Red States)

    07/29/2010 8:27:31 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 12 replies
    New York Slimes ^ | 07/29/2010 | Julia Preston
    A federal judge in Arizona on Wednesday broadly vindicated the Obama administration’s high-stakes move to challenge that state’s tough immigration law and to assert the primary authority of the federal government over state lawmakers in immigration matters. The ruling by Judge Susan R. Bolton, in a lawsuit against Arizona brought on July 6 by the Justice Department, blocked central provisions of the law from taking effect while she finishes hearing the case. But in taking the forceful step of holding up a statute even before it was put into practice, Judge Bolton previewed her opinions on the case, indicating that...
  • The CBO Warns the Nation; Is Anybody Listening?

    07/16/2010 7:38:13 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 16 replies · 1+ views
    American Thinker ^ | 07/16/2010 | Janice Shaw Crouse
    Warning signs are everywhere -- most of them carefully phrased and nuanced, but warnings, nevertheless. Greece and, closer to home, California are painful reminders of what could happen. CNBC is reporting that the Dow is repeating patterns that prevailed just before the Great Depression. The U.S. workforce suffered one its sharpest declines ever -- a drop of 652,000 -- in June. Economists claim that "wages are flirting with deflation." It's hard to find good news on the financial front. Now, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) just released its "Long-Term Budget Outlook" to confirm what people already feared: The national debt...
  • Warning Signs for Obama in Bellwether Ohio

    06/30/2010 2:36:48 PM PDT · by Nachum · 17 replies
    politics daily ^ | 6/30/10 | Bruce Drake
    Ohio, with its 20 electoral votes, has always been in the top tier of bellwether-states-to-watch in presidential elections given that you have to go back to 1960 -- when Richard Nixon carried it in his losing race against John F. Kennedy -- for the last time it failed to support the winner. And most of those races have been close if you subtract the blow-out elections when Lyndon Johnson defeated Barry Goldwater, Richard Nixon swamped George McGovern, Ronald Reagan trumped Jimmy Carter and then Walter Mondale, and George H.W. Bush dispatched Michael Dukakis.
  • WARNING about grabbing and disposing of plastic bottles on the ground - BOTTLE BOMBS

    06/17/2010 5:12:22 PM PDT · by Iam1ru1-2 · 55 replies · 2,673+ views
    This dangerous and violent crime is on the increase: Don't pick up any plastic bottles that may be lying in your yards or in the gutter, etc. Pay attention to this. 1. a plastic bottle with a cap. 2. a little Drano. 3. a little water. 4. a small piece of foil. 5. Disturb it by moving it; and BOOM!! 6. No fingers left and other serious effects to your face, eyes, etc.. People are finding these bombs in mailboxes and in their yards, just waiting for you to pick it up intending to put it in the trash. But,...
  • 7.7 Earthquake Nicobar Islands, India region

    06/12/2010 1:08:54 PM PDT · by Ladycalif · 58 replies · 2,347+ views
    The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center has issued a Tsunami warning for all areas of the Indian Ocean after a 7.7 earthquake struck Nicobar Islands India Region. A Tsunami Watch is in effect for India / Indonesia / Sri Lanka / Myanmar / Thailand / Malaysia. Officials say earthquakes of this size have the potential to generate a destructive local tsunami and sometimes a destructive regional tsunami along coasts located usually no more than a thousand kilometers from the earthquake epicenter. It says areas further from the epicenter could experience small sea level changes and strong or unusual coastal currents. It...
  • NBC: Man held in Montreal is terror suspect

    05/31/2010 8:07:31 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 28 replies · 1,822+ views
    WASHINGTON - The man removed from an Aeromexico flight bound for Mexico City Sunday was the subject of a terror warning issued for the U.S.-Mexico border last week, senior U.S. counterterrorism officials told NBC News on Monday. Homeland Security had asked law enforcement in Houston to be on the lookout for a suspected member of al-Shabaab, an al-Qaida ally based in Somalia, early last week, the sources said

    05/24/2010 6:36:20 AM PDT · by blam · 9 replies · 857+ views
    The Business Insider ^ | 5-24-2010 | Vince Veneziani
    RBS' Bob Janjuah: "THIS IS AN UBER BEAR EARLY WARNING ALERT!" Vince Veneziani May 24, 2010, 9:11 AM Permabear and RBS economist Bob Janjuah sent out an early warning today in his "Bob's World" newsletter. Janjuah reminds us that he called this 10% S&P sell-off back in late April in the last edition of "Bob's World" and that things are about to get a lot worse. His key points include: * "Sovereign limits and sovereign credibility concerns are not a future risk - they are HERE." * The UK and China are undergoing voluntary/pre-emptive tightening; one could argue it's over...
  • IMF makes public debt warning (could be entering a "new phase" with rising public debt threatening)

    04/20/2010 9:50:21 AM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 1 replies · 152+ views
    AFP on Yahoo ^ | 4/20/10 | AFP
    WASHINGTON (AFP) – The economic crisis could be entering a "new phase" with rising public debt threatening to undermine the stability of the global financial system, the International Monetary Fund warned Tuesday. In a biannual report on economic stability, the IMF said the latest challenge to the world's rocky financial system came as banks were regaining their footing amid the nascent global recovery. "Risks to global financial stability have eased as the economic recovery has gained steam, but concerns about advanced country sovereign risks could undermine stability gains and prolong the collapse of credit," the report said. "Without more fully...
  • WARNING to all Tea Party Patriots

    04/10/2010 8:41:28 AM PDT · by MosesKnows · 108 replies · 2,335+ views
    April 10, 2010 | MosesKnows
    WARNING to all Tea Party Patriots I have seen various responses posted from people who say they are a part of the grass roots movement called “The Tea Party Patriots”. Many of those responses play into the hands of the people who fear the Tea Party movement. I felt compelled to suggest that careful consideration and a great deal of thought go into any actions individual Tea Party Patriots or Tea Party Patriot groups are considering.
  • Navy warns ships about al Qaeda risk near Yemen

    03/22/2010 9:13:06 AM PDT · by reprobate · 3 replies · 315+ views
    The Washington Times ^ | 3-22-10 | Bill Gertz
    The Navy is warning ships sailing in waters near Yemen that al Qaeda is planning seaborne attacks similar to the 2000 suicide boat bombing of the USS Cole. A warning notice posted on the Web site of the Office of Naval Intelligence and dated March 10 stated that the alert was issued to promote security for shipping companies and other vessels transiting the piracy-plagued region. "Information suggests that al Qaeda remains interested in maritime attacks in the Bab-al-Mandeb Strait, Red Sea, and the Gulf of Aden along the coast of Yemen," the special advisory notice stated.
  • Our Time Will Come, Liberals

    03/21/2010 6:08:07 PM PDT · by sheikdetailfeather · 33 replies · 2,318+ views
    Rush Limbaugh ^ | February 11, 2009 | Rush Limbaugh
    RUSH: I got an e-mail. This is from Susan in Virginia Beach. "Dear Rush: You are my professor. I am indebted to you for the knowledge that you have given me. You've always told us that you would tell us when it was time to panic. I'm starting to wonder how we are going to get our country back from these revolutionaries. Is it time to panic?" No. 'Cause panic doesn't accomplish anything. But when we come back from the break, I'm going to tell you how to get the country back. I'm going to tell you how it will...
  • Navy Cancels Tsunami Warning in Hawaii; Ships Return to Pearl Harbor

    02/28/2010 8:35:33 AM PST · by SandRat · 9 replies · 384+ views
    WASHINGTON, Feb. 27, 2010 – The commander of Navy Region Hawaii and Naval Surface Group Middle Pacific ordered the return of Pearl Harbor-based ships that sortied today. USS Crommelin, USS O'Kane, USS Chafee and USS Chung-Hoon departed Pearl Harbor this morning in response to a tsunami warning for the Hawaii Islands issued in the wake of an 8.8-magnitude earthquake that struck Chile today. No injuries or damage have been reported in Hawaii. Access will be restored to previously evacuated areas. The Ford Island Bridge in Hawaii has reopened, and the Fleet and Family Support Center has stood down its family...
  • Navy in Pacific Responds to Tsunami Warning [News updates at Navy Facbook pages]

    02/27/2010 3:17:33 PM PST · by SandRat · 13 replies · 548+ views
    WASHINGTON, Feb. 27, 2010 – The Navy is taking precautionary measures in response to the Tsunami warning issued in the wake of the Feb. 27 earthquake in Chile. The measures include preparing to sortie ships and moving a ship from Naval Station Pearl Harbor and one from Naval Station San Diego. USS Crommelin, USS Chafee, USS Chung Hoon and USS O'Kane, USNS Yukon and Sea Commando, a SEAL support vessel, will sortie from Naval Station Pearl Harbor. USS Port Royal is in a maintenance availability and cannot get underway, so it will be moved to deeper water inside the harbor....
  • Timeline shows Bush, McCain warning Dems of financial and housing crisis; meltdown

    02/14/2010 5:10:04 PM PST · by bigbob · 113 replies · 2,137+ views
    Youtube ^ | 9-24-08 | Proud To Be Canadian
    The Bush Admin and Senator McCain warned repeatedly about Fanny Mae and Freddy Mac and what thus became the 2008 financial crisis -- starting in 2002 (and actually even earlier -- in the Clinton and Carter White Houses. Democrats resisted and kept to their party line, extending loans to people who couldn't afford them -- just like you would expect of socialists.
  • Mid-Atlantic shuts down ahead of huge snow warning (NWS Alert - warns of 20-30 inches of snowfall)

    02/05/2010 12:00:39 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 242 replies · 7,220+ views
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 2/5/10 | Nafeesa Syeed - ap
    WASHINGTON – Shoppers jammed aisles and emptied stores of milk, bread and shovels Friday as a massive snowstorm blew into the Mid-Atlantic. Forecasters predicted a record 30 inches or more for the nation's capital, and authorities already were blaming the storm for the deaths of father-son Samaritans in Virginia. The region's second snow storm in less than two months could be "extremely dangerous," and heavy, wet snow and strong winds threatened to knock out power, the National Weather Service said. Flakes started falling around noon in Washington, where the federal government sent workers home early. The storm's wide swath and...
  • Lech Walesa's Warning for America

    02/05/2010 3:34:02 AM PST · by Texas Fossil · 3 replies · 516+ views
    Rush Limbaugh transcript ^ | February 1, 2010 | Rush Limbaugh
    RUSH: Here's Lech Walesa. This is last Friday in Chicago at a campaign event for Republican gubernatorial candidate Adam Andrzejewski, and this is what he said, a portion of his remarks. WALESA (via translator): The United States is only one superpower. Today they lead the world. Nobody has doubts about it. Militarily. They also lead economically but they're getting weak. But they don't lead morally and politically anymore. The world has no leadership. The United States was always the last resort and hope for all other nations. There was the hope, whenever something was going wrong, one could count on...
  • Israel Warns IDF Ready to Roll Against Iran

    11/06/2009 11:46:08 PM PST · by bogusname · 20 replies · 1,537+ views
    Israel National News ^ | 11/06/09 | Hana Levi Julian
    Israel's warnings that it will not tolerate an existential threat in the form of a nuclear Iran should be taken seriously, Deputy Foreign Minister Danny Ayalon warned in an interview with the Britain-based Sky News on Friday. "The one who's bluffing is Iran, which is trying to play with cards they don't have," Ayalon told the news network. "All the bravado that we see and the testing and the very dangerous and harsh rhetoric are hiding a lot of weaknesses." ...
  • Putin in new Ukraine gas warning

    11/01/2009 12:47:34 PM PST · by darkside321 · 7 replies · 455+ views
    Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has said Ukraine might be having problems paying for gas, raising new concerns over European supplies. Mr Putin said the European Union had not yet given Ukraine the money it had promised to help provide stable supplies of Russian gas to Europe. He also blamed Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko for blocking payment. In January, many countries were left short of gas because of a payment dispute between Moscow and Kiev. 'Blocking funds' "It appears we are again having problems with payments for our energy supplies, which is extremely regrettable. The EU has still not provided...