Monthly Archive: August, 2011

Social Security disability on verge of insolvency

WASHINGTON (AP) — Laid-off workers and aging baby boomers are flooding Social Security’s disability program with benefit claims, pushing the financially strapped system toward the brink of insolvency. Applications are up nearly 50… Continue reading

Tap water warning in Copenhagen after E.coli found

Parts of the Danish capital Copenhagen were without clean drinking water Saturday after high levels of the E.coli bacteria were detected in the municipal tap water system. “The tests… show that parts of… Continue reading

Over 2 Million Affected by Monsoon Rains, Flooding in Pakistan

Heavy monsoon rains and flooding have reportedly affected over 2 million people in Pakistan’s southern Sindh and eastern Punjab provinces. Local meteorological department predicts more rains in the days ahead, posing a threat… Continue reading

NASA Sends Warning Video to ALL Employees to PREPARE

A major initiative has been placed on Family/Personal Preparedness for all NASA personnel. The NASA/Family Preparedness Program is designed to provide awareness, resources, and tools to the NASA Family (civil servants and contractors)… Continue reading

Vatican Joins NASA And Govt For The Big Event Soon To Be Announced To The World

The VATICAN is now preparing us for the BIG MESSAGE the GOVERNMENT and NASA are planning to announce soon. This is in anticipation to more ‘ DISCLOSURE and SHOCKING ‘ NEWS soon to… Continue reading

Vanuatu Being Shaken by Strong Quakes – Two 7.0+

Two of the strongest earthquakes recorded so far this year have struck The Coral Sea region of the Pacific Ocean. A 7.5 magnitude earthquake was recorded southwest of Efate island, which is part… Continue reading

Huge Storms Hit U.S.

Mother and her two daughters killed as flash flood swamps their car with 9ft wall of water Two to three inches of rain fell in just one hour Electricity to hospitals and universities… Continue reading

Mystery of UFO filmed flying over motorway near where BBC reporter saw another disc-shaped aircraft

(Scroll Down for Video) A UFO has been filmed speeding across the sky over a motorway – close to where a BBC reporter spotted another mystery object just days later. The clear footage… Continue reading

Morgellons: Terrifying New Disease Reaching Pandemic Status

It sounds like something from a bad sci-fi movie. People report the sensation of creatures crawling under their skin, mysterious moving fibers appear, and finally bugs and worms pop out. Unfortunately, these terrifying… Continue reading

Virulent strain of hand, foot and mouth disease ravages Vietnam- 81 deaths reported this year

August 19, 2011 – HANOI, Vietnam — Vietnam’s prime minister has put the country on alert as an outbreak of hand, foot and mouth disease continues to surge, killing 81 children and sickening… Continue reading

China Finds 100,000 SQ Miles of Radiation In Pacific Ocean Up 300 Times Higher Than Normal

China says the radioactive contamination in the Pacific Ocean from the Fukushima nuclear power plant is far wider than the areas released by the Japanese government. China has discovered 100,000 square miles of… Continue reading

World stocks plunge on growing recession fears

MILAN (AP) — Global stocks fell again Friday as fears of a possible U.S. recession combined with ongoing worries over Europe’s debt crisis, which is stoking acute fears over the continent’s banking sector.… Continue reading

Thousands Camp Out for Job Fair as Jobless Rate Rises

Thousands of unemployed waited overnight, camping out in their business suits and office heels and braving the tormenting heat in Atlanta to stand in line for a job fair Thursday. Authorities treated 20… Continue reading

Worries of Mega-Tsunami ! 720 Earthquakes On El Hierro In One Week

“An unprecedented 720 earthquakes have been recorded on El Hierro, the smallest of the Canary Islands, during the past week,” says this article by Mark Dunphy. Described as a “significant increase in seismic… Continue reading

“Bugnadoes” Develop Across Areas of Missouri

Parts of Missouri affected by serious flooding in recent months are having to contend with a bizarre new natural hazard, swarms of bugs that appear in the shape of tornado funnels. The large… Continue reading

Solar Flare Activity Prompting NASA to Convene a News Briefing Thursday in Washington

Increasing solar activity and the threat that coronal mass ejections (CME) pose to Earth has prompted NASA to convene a news briefing at its Headquarter building in Washington on Thursday afternoon. Thursday’s briefing… Continue reading

One in five American children now living in poverty

Karla Washington worries how she will afford new school uniforms for her five-year-old daughter. Washington, an undergraduate student, earns less than $11,000 a year from a part-time university job. The salary must cover… Continue reading

Another victim of brain-eating amoeba as boy, 9, dies after swimming in lake

A second child has died after swimming in water infected by a brain-eating amoeba. Christian Alexander Strickland, nine, from Virginia, became infected by the parasite after he went to a fishing camp in… Continue reading

‘Mum, the bear is eating me!’: Frantic final phone calls of woman, 19, eaten alive by brown bear and its three cubs

A distraught mother listened on a mobile phone as her teenage daughter was eaten alive by a brown bear and its three cubs. Olga Moskalyova, 19, gave an horrific hour-long running commentary on… Continue reading

Briton killed by shark as it’s revealed tourist died in attack on SAME beach just two weeks ago

The new bride of the British honeymooner killed by a shark in the Seychelles yesterday as she watched from the beach today paid tribute to her husband. Ian Redmond, 30, who had been… Continue reading

Indians forced to sell organs to survive

In India, not everyone is benefiting from the boom. Tragically, some people are selling their own body parts to survive. And a scarcity of donors means the grim and illegal organ trade is… Continue reading

More Strange Sounds: Ontario City Mystified by Mysterious Hum

For months, residents of south and west Windsor have been wondering and worrying about vibrations of unknown origin. And now, those mysterious rumblings under the city have found a new believer — the… Continue reading

UN wants new global currency to replace dollar

The dollar should be replaced with a global currency, the United Nations has said, proposing the biggest overhaul of the world’s monetary system since the Second World War. In a radical report, the… Continue reading

Natural disasters lead to rise of encroachment incidents in New Mexico

Los Alamos animal control officers are dealing with an increase of dangerous animals venturing a little too far into human habitats. Sunday a 300 pound, male black bear wandered into a trap sitting… Continue reading

Change in solar activity brings increased radiation risk to air passengers

Radiation risks to airplanes and spacecraft are likely to increase when the Sun moves from its present grand solar maximum to lower levels of activity, says research from the University of Reading.  The… Continue reading