Sunday, November 20, 2005

CNN.com - Iran moves to block?U.N. nuclear inspections - Nov 20, 2005

CNN.com - Iran moves to block?U.N. nuclear inspections - Nov 20, 2005: "TEHRAN, Iran (AP) -- Parliament approved a bill on Sunday that requires the government to block intrusive inspections of Iran's facilities if the U.N. nuclear agency refers the Iranian program to the U.N. Security Council."

Friday, November 18, 2005

WorldNetDaily: How terror scuds pose threat to U.S.

WorldNetDaily: How terror scuds pose threat to U.S.: "WASHINGTON ? Most of the U.S. civilian population, military bases and nuclear-weapons assembly plants are within range of missile attacks by terrorists or rogue nations using merchant ships as launching platforms, warn counter-terror experts. "

Small Quake Shakes Boston

Info for event usfnbb: "A micro earthquake occurred at 17:39:36 (UTC) on Thursday, November 17, 2005. The magnitude 2.5 event has been located in SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND. (This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.) "

Thursday, November 17, 2005

Iran Now Says Satellite Can Spy on Israel - Yahoo! News

Iran Now Says Satellite Can Spy on Israel - Yahoo! News: "TEHRAN, Iran - Iran said the satellite would be purely scientific. But a month after its launch ? and only weeks after the president said Israel should be wiped off the map ? the head of Tehran's space program now says the Sina-1 is capable of spying on the Jewish state. "

Iran starts converting new uranium batch

News: "VIENNA (Reuters) - Iran has begun processing a new batch of uranium despite Western pressure on it to halt sensitive atomic work, possibly harming attempts to defuse a standoff over its nuclear aims, a diplomat said on Wednesday. "

Wednesday, November 16, 2005

ABC News: Vietnam finds new strains of bird flu viruses

ABC News: Vietnam finds new strains of bird flu viruses: "Nov 16, 2005 - HANOI (Reuters) - Vietnamese scientists have found more variations of bird flu viruses in poultry, adding to the health risk to people if these strains are allowed to keep circulating, a health official said on Wednesday."

Tuesday, November 15, 2005

EU to build network of spy satellites

Telegraph | News | EU to build network of spy satellites: "The European Union is building its own network of spy satellites allowing Brussels to ensure nations and private individuals are obeying its policies, it was announced yesterday."

Monday, November 14, 2005

Bird flu claims rising among people

My Way News: "JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia said on Monday a 20-year-old woman had died of bird flu while several countries reported new suspected human cases of the deadly virus."

FOXNews.com - Small Tsunami Strikes Japan After Quake

FOXNews.com - U.S. & World - Small Tsunami Strikes Japan After Quake: "TOKYO - A strong earthquake shook northern Japan early Tuesday, triggering a small tsunami that struck coastal towns about 200 miles from the epicenter. There were no immediate reports of damage. "

Mammals at greater risk as bird flu strain mutates

Guardian Unlimited | The Guardian | Mammals at greater risk as bird flu strain mutates: "Scientists in Vietnam believe the H5N1 bird flu strain has mutated, allowing it to breed more effectively in mammals, though not necessarily in humans, online newspaper VnExpress said yesterday."

Australia Headed For Hottest Year On Record

BREITBART.COM - Just The News: "Australia is having its hottest year on record and experts blame global warming for the trend, the government weather bureau reported."

Friday, November 11, 2005

Eye of the Storm: Whose new Middle East?

Jerusalem Post | Breaking News from Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World: "When Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad made his 'wipe Israel off the map' remarks last month, many diplomats on both sides of the Atlantic rushed to explain, read between the lines and relativize what was an unambiguous statement of Teheran's long-established policy. They expressed the hope that Iran would 'clarify' - meaning soften - its position. "

Temple Mount desecration continues - Jerusalem Newswire

Temple Mount desecration continues - Jerusalem Newswire: "Nearly 14 centuries after first occupying Jerusalem's Temple Mount, the Muslims are trying to complete their conquest of Israel´┐Żs holiest site by erasing the last traces of Jewish connection to the two temples built for the name of the Almighty, archeologists warned this week."

Bird flu 'out of control' in Chinese province

New Scientist Breaking News - Bird flu 'out of control' in Chinese province: "The Chinese government says the spread of the deadly H5N1 bird flu in one of its provinces is not under control and has warned of a potential disaster there. There have been three fresh outbreaks of the avian virus in the north-eastern province of Liaoning in 24 hours, and a new suspected human infection."