Prime mortgages are starting to default at disturbingly high rates - a development that threatens to slow any potential housing recovery.
The federal government would need to quarantine infected households and ban public gatherings to contain pandemic flu, according to a computer simulation study conducted by researchers from Virginia Tech and published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
Obama has promised 'change' for the American people and 'change' we're going to get! Should the torch be 'handed' to him and HILLARY we are going to see the type of changes the American people never imagined and it won't be very pretty! Obama's 'trainer and boss', Zbigniew Brzezinski will lead the United States down the expressway to hell, the NAU and NWO at stealth speed. ~ S.I.A.
Hoping to further burnish his commander-in-chief credentials while his rival is on vacation and the president is abroad, John McCain appeared before cameras this morning to offer a lengthy primer on the crisis in the Caucasus, explain why it matters to America and outline steps that he thinks the U.S. and West should take to halt the violence. ~ Talking Back
For past seven years, Israeli companies have been helping Georgian army to preparer for war against Russia through arms deals, training of infantry units and security advice.
US Vice President Dick Cheney has threatened Russia after the country was forced to reply Georgia’s attack on South Ossetia’s region. (America wakeup! Bush and Putin were in China when Georgia attacked South Ossetia’s region. Who was in charge of the White Henhouse while Bush was conveniently out of the US? Yep, Dick Cheney! Keep in mind the problem, reaction, solution scenario... ~ SadInAmerica)
China is set to overtake the US next year as the world’s largest producer of manufactured goods, four years earlier than expected, as a result of the rapidly weakening US economy.
The Ohio National Guard’s Joint Task Force 73 will conduct a Fully Operational Capability exercise, Aug. 11-15, at Owens Community College’s Center for Emergency Preparedness in Perrysburg Township to test its ability to support local and state civilian authorities during a Homeland Defense/Homeland Security event.
The US administration urged for an immediate cease-fire in the conflict between Russia and Georgia over the unrecognized republic of South Ossetia. In the meantime, Russian officials believe that it was the USA that orchestrated the current conflict. The chairman of the State Duma Committee for Security, Vladimir Vasilyev, believes that the current conflict is South Ossetia is very reminiscent to the wars in Iraq and Kosovo. ~ VIDEO
Authorities in the unrecognized republic of South Ossetia claim that dark-skinned mercenaries took part in the attack on Tskhinvali, reports RIA Novosti, citing representative of the South Ossetian president in Russia Dmitry Medoev. ~ VIDEO
On June 4, 1963, a little known attempt was made to strip the Federal Reserve Bank of its power to loan money to the government at interest. On that day President John F. Kennedy signed Executive Order No. 11110 that returned to the U.S. government the power to issue currency, without going through the Federal Reserve.
Operation Brimstone ended only one week ago. This was the joint US/UK/French naval war games in the Atlantic Ocean preparing for a naval blockade of Iran and the likely resulting war in the Persian Gulf area. The massive war games included a US Navy supercarrier battle group, an US Navy expeditionary carrier battle group, a Royal Navy carrier battle group, a French nuclear hunter-killer submarine plus a large number of US Navy cruisers, destroyers and frigates playing the "enemy force".
Dead man in Gori: the ultimate result of neocon and neolib anti-Russian policies.
Believe it or not, it appears the Bush administration has a sane policy on Russia — that is when compared to the policies of the selected candidates Obama and McCain, or rather their advisors, their political Svengalis.
A Russian warshipShips are grouping in the Black Sea near the Georgian aquatic border. A unnamed naval source has said that the move is necessary to prevent arms deliveries to Georgia by sea. He added that the naval blockade of Georgia will help avoid escalation of military actions in Abkhazia. Radio station Echo of Moscow reports that several Georgian Internet publications have confirmed that the Russian Black Sea fleet is regrouping.
There is more than meets the eye to the frantic U.S. efforts Friday to talk Russia and American ally Georgia out of war over an obscure mountain tract most Americans have never heard of.
Dead civilians in South Ossetia. But you will not hear much about it on CNN or Faux News. Because they are too busy reporting ad nauseam about the extramarital shenanigans of CFR darling John Edwards. ~ Kurt Nimmo
Georgian and U.S. troops started a joint military exercise Tuesday amid growing tensions between the ex-Soviet republic and Russia, a Georgian defense ministry official said.
A wounded Georgian woman lies in front of an apartment building, damaged by a Russian airstrike, in the northern Georgian town of Gori, on Saturday. (Folks, WE are paying for THIS! ~ SadInAmerica) ~ TALKING BACK
Rep. Ron Paul (R-Tex.) has warned millions of radio listeners that the United States is heading into an illegal attack on Iran, stating his amazement at members of Congress who have openly voiced support for a criminal nuclear strike.
Russia's peacekeeping command said on Saturday the country's troops have driven Georgian forces from the capital of the separatist republic of South Ossetia.
A warplane drops bombs near the Georgian city of Gori on Friday as Russian and Georgian forces battled.
Bombs rocked Tbilisi early Saturday morning as the fight between Georgia and Russia over a breakaway region intensified and moved into the Georgian capital. ~ VIDEOS
Alex covers the latest events in Georgia as Russia moves toward war. Jason Bermas co-hosts. Guests: Former Assistant Secretary of the Treasury in the Reagan Administration Paul Craig Roberts and Bob Chapman of the International Forecaster.
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**Georgia Falsely CLAIMS to Be Under Attack By Russia (SERIOUS Situation!) Go To CNN For Live LYING Coverage!
Russia's Channel 1 shows heavy tanks purported to be on their way to South Ossetia.
TBLISI, Georgia Georgia's president said Friday that his country is under attack by Russian tanks and warplanes, and he accused Russia of targeting civilians as tensions over the breakaway Georgian region of South Ossetia appeared to boil over into full-blown conflict.
The United States is losing access to one of its three counternarcotics bases in Latin America, U.S. military officials said Wednesday. The Ecuadorian government has told the Bush administration it will not renew a 10-year agreement letting U.S. troops conduct anti-drug operations from Manta Air Base, an Ecuadorian Air Force installation, military officials said.
Hillary Clinton wants the presidency in 2012... the Clinton's HATE Barack Obama. Once upon a time, I was a qualified fan of Bill Clinton. "Qualified" because he lied through his teeth so many times about liberal issues he allegedly supported when he ran for president. ~ W. Christopher Epler