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Manhattan, Hermosa and Redondo Beach coastlines closed to public due to oil-like substance

KABC-TV‎ - 16 hours ago

An oil slick closed the stretch of beach from 34th Street to the Manhattan ... Department to determine if the oil-like substance is a result of an oil spill or a natural occurrence.

Japan Nuclear Plant Obtains Final Permit Needed to Restart

Asia tops global school rankings
Asia tops biggest global school rankings

California's may be asked to drink treated sewage
Drought may mean Californians will be asked -- to drink treated sewage!

 

 

NEWS HIGHLIGHTS

IRS HACKED
100,000 EXPOSED

Heat Wave Has Killed More Than 11,000 in India in Less in a Week

US Sending Nuke Bombers To Sweden

Russia Warns Citizens Traveling Abroad Of U.S. Arrest Threat. Russia is warning citizens traveling abroad that U.S. authorities are on the hunt for Russians around the world who may have violated U.S. laws.

Germany declines comment on reported 'deep freeze' with U.S. intelligence

CANADA

Wildfires force about 4,000 people to evacuate homes in northern Alberta
May 26, 2015, 10:57 AM

Small forest fighting plane crashes in northern Alberta, no word on injuries May 22, 2015, 7:43 PM

Suspects charged following death of Luka Gordic in Whistler

Up to 185,000 jobs could be lost in oil and gas industry this year: study


Camper explodes in Kelowna Walmart parking lot

By Kelly Hayes Video Journalist

What he saw was a camper ripped to pieces as the result of an explosion. Continue reading →

Additional 100 RCMP officers to help fight gang violence in Surrey: federal government

BC Hydro not commenting on its fleet of mobile security cameras

Arctic drilling foes try to stop work on Shell rig; city issues violation notice

MARKETS/BUSINESS

Stock market futures lower as Greek uncertainty remains, oil prices lower- 28 May 15

DOW up 121 poincts - 27 May 15

Chinese Yuan May Become World Currency After IMF ‘Approval’-Read more:

Asia Tops Biggest Global School Rankings

U.S. stocks fall the most in three weeks as dollar soars 11:11am EDT

- U.S. stocks recorded their steepest fall in three weeks in morning trading on Tuesday as positive economic data added to the gains in the dollar and sent it soaring to a one-month high.

Greece woes weigh on European stocks

European stocks have fallen after a Greek minister said that Athens would struggle to meet its upcoming debt payments.

SPORTS

Disastrous consequences for Baku's 'clean up' ahead of European Games

Russian President Vladimir Putin accuses United States of meddling in FIFA's affairs

 

SC/ENVIRO

Evidence of 430,000-year-old human violence found

Whale washes ashore in 12th recent death in California

New hominid species may have been neighbor to famed 'Lucy'

Birds' V formation finally explained

TECH

To protect 'digital sovereignty,' Russia threatens to block Google, Facebook (+video)

Russia, like most countries, is struggling to balance public desire for privacy with the government's interest in monitoring potentially criminal activity. But the Kremlin's approach strikes observers as too heavy-handed.

Mark Zuckerberg, the Facebook chief, at the Mobile World Congress in March.

As Facebook Sweeps Across Europe, Regulators Gird for Battle

By MARK SCOTT - The European Court of Justice is expected to issue a preliminary decision over whether the social network giant can continue transferring data between Europe and the United States.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

U.S.

Fresh Food Movement Sweeping the Nation

miles of So.California beach closed due to oil spil
Miles of SoCal Coastline Closed After Mysterious 'Globs' of Oil Begin Washing Ashore

Pentagon mistakenly sends live anthrax to as many as nine states

Indian Americans Donimate the National Spelling Bee

Texas flood

BBC: Houston, Texas, hit by unprecedented flooding; seven states at risk
- 5/26/15 07:31AM - More than 30 million Americans were told to brace for dangerous thunderstorms, including flooding, hail and possible tornadoes. read story

Arrest video played in trial of LAPD officer accused in woman's death - LA Times

Catastrophic flooding hits Texas and Oklahoma

AMERICAS

Deadly Tornado Strikes Mexico City

Businesses Quietly Turn to the Dollar in Fiercely Anti-American Venezuela As Currency Crashes

Mexico Shootout Update: Photos Raise Questions About Whether Police Planted Guns

Spain's ruling PP gets worst local election result in 20 years

Mexico gunfight kills 43 as government hits gang hard | Video

TRIBAL

B.C. First Nation rejects more than $1B in first stage of vote over LNG proposal.

The first of three votes on a natural gas benefit offer worth over $1 billion has been unanimously rejected by a First Nation on British Col

M.E. | ASIA

Japan, Philippines to deepen ties as China asserts sea claims


Over 2,500 migrants still adrift, U.N. says ahead of SE Asia meeting | Video

TOKYO: Japan and Malaysia bolster defense ties, with eyes on China

China plans blunt move into 'open seas,' warns foreign powers not to meddle. In a new strategy unveiled today, the South China Sea continues to be a potential flashpoint for China and its neighbors, and between Washington and Beijing.

HEALTH

Food #fail: 10 items in your fridge you've been eating incorrectly

Completely New Models of Dementia Care Are Emerging Across the Globe

Half hour of physical activity 6 days a week linked to 40 percent lower risk of early death

How to Make Excellent Liposomal Vitamin C - Video

* Homeopathic links * drugabuse.com * FoodBabe.com * Underground Health Reporter * Dr Mercola * Medicinet.com * Latest Health News * Natural News * WebMD.com

AFRICA

Angolan journalist given suspended jail term over blood diamonds book

How the Mengo Crisis shaped Ugandan politics

Dozens killed in al Shabaab fighting in Somalia, attack in capital

European shares dip amid low volumes, Greece fears

 

ROYALTY/CELEBRITY

U2 TOUR MANAGER DIES IN L.A. HOTEL ROOM...

John Lennon
10 Disappointing and Unfortunate Facts About John Lennon

BB King was poisoned, two of his daughters claim

'Lawrence of Arabia,' 'Doctor Zhivago' star Omar Sharif has Alzheimer's disease, agent says

In Case You Missed It

‘Critical Alert': Jeff Sessions Warns America Against Potentially Disastrous Obama Trade Deal

11 Worst Fast Food Restaurants in America

OP-ED

Why Norway's Offshore Drilling is Safer

Israel has many injustices. But it is not an apartheid state - Benjamin Pogrund. In South Africa, I saw real apartheid up close. These claims against Israel are a distraction from the battle for justice for Palestinians

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ODDLY

A Look at the Abandoned Sports Cars of Dubai

 

 

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