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  • 6 t of contaminated water leaked from ALPS / 720,000 Bq of all β nuclide leaked to environment
    On 12/17/2014, Tepco leaked 6 t of contaminated water to the environment. They report it was water processed by ALPS (Advanced Liquid Processing System). The leakage occurred when water was The post 6 t of contaminated water leaked from ALPS / 720,000 Bq of all β nuclide leaked to environment appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • Tritium density rose up 10 × since July in seaside of Reactor 1
    Tritium density increased to be 10 times much as July near Reactor 1, according to Tepco. The sample is groundwater taken from the seaside of Reactor 1. Tritium density had The post Tritium density rose up 10 × since July in seaside of Reactor 1 appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • 160 volcanic earthquakes observed in the mountain 80km from Fukushima plant
    Following up this article.. Japan Meteorological Agency raised volcanic alert level 80km from Fukushima plant / “Don’t approach the crater” [URL]   On 12/12/2014, Sendai district meteorological observatory announced they The post 160 volcanic earthquakes observed in the mountain 80km from Fukushima plant appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • NRA decided not to apply INES evaluation to Fukushima plant anymore
    On 12/10/2014, NRA (Nuclear Regulation Authority) announced they are not going to apply INES (International Nuclear Estimation System) to any further accidents in Fukushima plant. Severe contamination leakage continues to The post NRA decided not to apply INES evaluation to Fukushima plant anymore appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • Japan Meteorological Agency raised volcanic alert level 80km from Fukushima plant / “Don’t approach the crater”
    On 12/12/2014, Japan Meteorological Agency raised the volcanic alert level of a mountain located 82km from Fukushima plant. The volcano is called “Azumayama”, located between Fukushima prefecture and Yamagata prefecture. The post Japan Meteorological Agency raised volcanic alert level 80km from Fukushima plant / “Don’t approach the crater” appeared first on […]
  • M4.3 quake occurred at the foot of Mt. Fuji
    M4.3 occurred at the foot of Mt. Fuji on 12/11/2014, according to Japan Meteorological Agency. It hit around the Five Lakes of Mt. Fuji at 15:07 (JST). The depth of The post M4.3 quake occurred at the foot of Mt. Fuji appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • Cs-134/137 detected double as food safety limit from water purification plant soil in Saitama
    Photo : Piled radioactive soil from Okubo water purification plant in Saitama. Taken in 8. 2011.    190 Bq/Kg of Cs-134/137 was detected from water purification plant soil in Saitama The post Cs-134/137 detected double as food safety limit from water purification plant soil in Saitama appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • Tepco’s ordinary profit jumped up by 71.4% first half 2014 from the same period a year ago
    The ordinary profit of this first half year was 243 billion yen, Tepco reported on 12/8/2014. This is 71.4 % larger than the same period of 2013. (Consolidated) According to The post Tepco’s ordinary profit jumped up by 71.4% first half 2014 from the same period a year ago appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • Refueling machine of Reactor 5 malfunctioned
    The refueling machine of Reactor 5 malfunctioned on 12/4/2014. Tepco has difficulties to remove fuel even from an uncrippled reactor.   The alarm of low air pressure went off when they The post Refueling machine of Reactor 5 malfunctioned appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • Iron-oxidizing bacterium forming microbial population in contaminated groundwater
    Following up this article.. Unidentified algae looking-creature mass generated in bypass well / Tepco “Great quantity” [URL]   The unidentified algae was Iron-oxidizing bacterium, Tepco announced in the report published on The post Iron-oxidizing bacterium forming microbial population in contaminated groundwater appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • WNW 171-Fed and Congress Signal Trouble, Putin Defends Russia, ISIS War
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com  (Friday 12.19.14) My top story is the economy, and I think the Fed and Congress just signaled that something is seriously wrong, and it’s going to get worse.  First off, the Federal Reserve just came out and said that it was going to be “patient” when normalizing the monetary policy.  I […]Related Posts:Is Ruble Collapse Act […]
  • Is Ruble Collapse Act of War-Paul Craig Roberts
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com Former Assistant Treasury Secretary Dr. Paul Craig Roberts thinks the only thing that explains the plunge in the Russian ruble is that it is being attacked by America.  Roberts contends, “It is not a currency crash in the sense there are no economic reasons for the ruble’s fall.  Unlike the United […]Related Posts:Gold and th […]
  • Oil Price Plunge Trigger for Next Global Crisis-Harry Dent
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com  (Early Sunday Release) Economist Harry Dent says falling oil prices will be a trigger for another economic calamity.  Dent explains, “Normally, oil prices falling in a good economy like the 80’s and 90’s, where we have falling inflation and booming productivity and good demographic trends, this would be a good thing.  […]Rel […]
  • WNW 170- Budget Battle, CIA Torture Distraction, Madoff Convictions
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com  (Friday 12/12/14) The $1 trillion budget that just passed the House of Representatives has something in it for everybody–to hate.  Conservative Republicans hate that Obama Care and illegal immigration are funded and liberal Democrats hate the rollback of rules for Wall Street and political donations are dramatically increase […]
  • Big Banks Will Take Depositors Money In Next Crash -Ellen Brown
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com  The G-20 met recently in Australia to make new banking rules for the next financial calamity.  Financial reform advocate Ellen Brown says these new rules will allow banks to take money from depositors and pensioners globally.  Brown explains, “It became rules we agreed to actually implement.  There was no treaty, and […]Rela […]
  • Global Deflationary Implosion Will Start Money Printing-Egon von Greyerz
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com  (Early Sunday Release) Gold expert and money manager Egon von Greyerz says Japan is leading the parade to the bottom of the currency heap. Greyerz says, “Japan is printing unlimited amounts, and we can see that yen is leading the race to the bottom of the currencies.  Gold in yen is […]Related Posts:Disorderly Reset Coming-D […]
  • WNW 169-Race Distraction, USA #2, US/Russia Coming War?
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com (12/5/14)  It seems the mainstream media (MSM) is determined to bombard us with the “hands up, don’t shoot” lie. Michael Brown was not gunned down with his hands up.  Forensic evidence and eye witness testimony from a half dozen African Americans has disproven this, and it is indeed not a fact.  […]Related Posts:WNW 168-Fergu […]
  • 3.9% GDP Nonsense-Dollar Turns Sharply Soon-John Williams
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com Economist John Williams is not buying the recent 3.9% GDP upward revision. Williams explains, “No one I know thinks we are growing at 3.9% other than they are trying to sell a bill of goods to the markets, specifically the currency markets. 3.9% is nonsense. You had 4.6% growth in the […]Related Posts:Dollar on the Brink of D […]
  • Gold Selling for at least 50% over Spot in Asia-Rob Kirby
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com   (Early Sunday Release) A few months ago, financial analyst Rob Kirby said the gold price was ready to go up. In the international market, where it is sold by the ton–it has. Kirby explains, “For large amounts of bullion in the Asian market, the pricing mechanism has completely and utterly divorced […]Related Posts:Colossal […]
  • WNW 168-Ferguson Analysis, Iran Nuke Deal Stalled, Gold Repatriation
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com    (Friday 11.28.14)  I told you last week there would be no charges for the police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, and no charges were brought. Of course, there was rioting and violence, and that seems to be what was wanted.   The Governor of Missouri did not deploy the National […]Related Posts:WNW 169-Race Distr […]
  • Coal ash no worse than everyday trash, EPA rules
    The EPA announced what it called a “milestone” rule for toxic coal ash, but critics says it doesn’t go far enough. The post Coal ash no worse than everyday trash, EPA rules appeared first on King World News.
  • 3 Shocking Charts Showing the Massive Collapse In Oil & What’s Next
    On the heels of a nearly $4 surge in the price of crude oil, today King World News is pleased to share two guest pieces discussing what the implications are of the recent, massive collapse in the price of crude oil and what to expect going forward. The post 3 Shocking Charts Showing the Massive Collapse In Oil & What’s Next appeared first on King World N […]
  • Nasa reveals video of re-entry of Orion capsule as it arrives back at Florida base
    Nasa has revealed the full video of its Orion capsule’s re-entry, recorded from the windows of the capsule as it reached 20,000 mph (32,000 kph) enduring temperatures of 2,200°C (4,000°F). The post Nasa reveals video of re-entry of Orion capsule as it arrives back at Florida base appeared first on King World News.
  • Graphs reveal the similar plotlines of hit TV shows and films
    A Northwestern University professor has plotted a series of graphs revealing some of Hollywood’s scripting tricks. They include leaving the phrase ‘love you’ until the last possible moment. The post Graphs reveal the similar plotlines of hit TV shows and films appeared first on King World News.
  • How to Host Parties in a Small Home
    Filed under: How To, Lifestyle, Renting dotshock/Shutterstock The holidays are a time for celebration. But when you have a small home, gathering your friends and loved ones together can pose The post How to Host Parties in a Small Home appeared first on King World News.
  • No. 683: November CPI, Real Retail Sales and Earnings
    (SGS Subscription required) • November Annual Inflation: 1.3% (CPI-U), 1.1% (CPI-W), 9.0% (ShadowStats) • Using Exaggerated Drop in Gasoline Prices, BLS Generated Headline CPI-U Monthly Decline of 0.3% (-0.3%), Instead of 0.2% (-0.2%) • Real Retail Sales Growth Was Distorted Heavily by Inconsistent Handling of Seasonal Adjustments for Gasoline Prices and Sal […]
  • Tentative Schedule for Commentaries
      Commentary Date Releases Period Release Date   Tuesday, December 23, 2014 Existing Home Sales GDP New Orders for Durable Goods […]
  • No. 682: November Housing Starts
    (SGS Subscription required) • Headline November Housing Starts Fell Month-to-Month and Year-to-Year Amidst Ongoing Unstable Revisions • Smoothed for Extreme Reporting Volatility, Aggregate Housing Starts Show Pattern of Plunge and Low-Level Stagnation, No Economic Recovery […]
  • No. 681: November Industrial Production, Producer Price Index (PPI)
    (SGS Subscription required) • Scheduled for Second-Quarter 2015, Meaningful Benchmark Revisions to Industrial Production Could Be Unusually Large and to the Downside • November Industrial Production Jump Encompassed Utilities Surge, Widespread Manufacturing Gains, and Declining Oil and Gas Production • Utilities Output Spiked by Unseasonably-Cold Weather • S […]
  • No. 680: November Retail Sales, Financial-Market Distortions
    (SGS Subscription required) • November Retail Sales Gain Boosted by Spurious Seasonal Adjustments,0.5% of 0.7% Headline Sales Gain Tied Just to Gasoline-Seasonality Issues • Irrational Markets Continue as Great Dollar Calamity Nears […]
  • No. 679: Labor Numbers, Trade Deficit, Household Income and Construction Spending
    (SGS Subscription required) • Widening Fourth-Quarter Trade Deficit Should Hit GDP Growth Hard • October Median Household Income in Continued Low-Level Stagnation • Full-Time Employment Is 2.4 Million Shy of Pre-Recession Peak • Headline Unemployment Really Increased by 0.1%, But Gain Was Hidden in Rounding Details • November Payroll and Unemployment Data He […]
  • No. 678: October Durable Goods Orders, New-Home Sales, November Consumer Conditions
    (SGS Subscription required) • No Economic Boom in Durable Goods Orders or Housing Activity • Real Durable Orders Goods Set Early Pace of Flat-to-Down Activity for Fourth-Quarter 2014 • New-Home Sales Revised Lower in Third-Quarter; October Broad Sales Activity Remained Stagnant • Consumer Confidence and Sentiment Remain at Levels Consistent with Historical R […]
  • No. 677: Third-Quarter 2014 GDP, First Revision
    (SGS Subscription required) • Gross Domestic Product Upside Revision Was Nonsense • Initial Gross Domestic Income Reporting Suggested Major Revision Shenanigans that Boosted Headline GDP • Underlying Reality Remains Down-Trending Stagnation in Broad Economic Activity […]
  • No. 676: October CPI, Real Retail Sales and Earnings, Existing-Home Sales
    (SGS Subscription required) • October Annual Inflation: 1.7% (CPI-U), 1.5% (CPI-W), 9.4% (ShadowStats) • Inflation Held at 1.7% for Third Month, Despite Tumbling Oil Prices That Reduced CPI-U by 0.5% • Annual Real Retail Sales Growth Fell Back to Recession Level, Amidst Suggestions of Much-Slower Fourth-Quarter Activity • Third-Quarter GDP Headline Growth of […]
  • No. 675: October Housing Starts, PPI
    (SGS Subscription required) • October Housing Starts Indicated Fourth-Quarter Contraction • PPI Headline Inflation of 0.2% Reflected Peculiarities of New Reporting Approach • October PPI Will Dampen Real Growth in New Orders for Durable Goods and Construction Spending […]

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  • Veterans can apply to upgrade discharge for PTSD
    A special web page has been launched to assist veterans seeking to upgrade punitive discharges related to behavior problems caused by post-traumatic stress. The web page provides information and applications to seek an upgrade to discharge from service. The page can be found at http://arba.army.pentagon.mil/adrb-ptsd.cfm. It follows a recent directive to the […]
  • Putin’s Annual Marathon Press Conference Tour De Force
    by Stephen Lendman On December, 18, Putin held his annual Q & A marathon. Discussing vital issues. Wide-ranging ones. Responding forthrightly to questions. Giving straight-talk honest answers. Polar opposite Obama. Making him look buffoon-like by comparison. A serial liar. With no credibility whatever. His latest Cuba gambit more stunt than policy change […]
  • After Cuba, Why Not Palestine?
    Like AIPAC, which has a stranglehold on America’s policy in the Middle East, the self “Exiled Cuban” community of Florida has exercised similar stranglehold over US policy toward Cuba.
  • Victim says witnessed three boys murdered by VIP paedophiles
    - Jim W. Dean..."More fuel for the fire in Britain as its epidemic sex debauchery 1980's heydays continues to simmer up like ghosts from the depths of the past."
  • US tax dollars massacred Pakistani children
    It wasn't America's enemies that killed those children. It was US.
  • Pakistan: Junaid Jamshed, Imran Khan’s dharnas and the spectre of ISIS
      Shabana Syed for Veterans Today Editor’s note:  Imran Khan is a follower of VT and good friend of VT editors, Gordon Duff and Raja Mujtaba.  Mujtaba died only a few short weeks ago.   Pakistan is volatile at present, the country is going through one bloody crisis after another, however when one of its […]
  • Diabetes and Periodontal Infection
    Diabetes increases the susceptibility to infection due to poor wound healing. Diabetics have a greater risk of a more severe and progressive form of periodontitis, which is the infectious process that leads to the deterioration of supporting bone and tissues that form the attachment around the tooth. Periodontal infection is just one of several mouth maladie […]
  • Peace: Iran and Russia instead of Pakistan and China
    The short and easily way of the peace is to convince and motivate America to real peace process, to announce withdrawal of the US troops and cancelation of the BSA or changes in BSA terms, to start direct dialog with Taliban and later on intra Afghan dialog.
  • Robert O’Dowd and Dr. David Sabow on the Richie Allen Show
    Richie Allen is a journalist and broadcaster with a background in commercial radio, alternative media TV and now a fast-emerging global radio show exposing the truth about world events and reality that you will not get in the corporate-controlled mainstream media. More than 30,000 people a night tune into Richie Allen from Monday to Friday after […]
  • VetLikeMe Weekly 12/16/2014
    By the time all protests are resolved, there might not be anyone left to take the reins of the VA’s Center for Verification and Evaluation (“CVE”).
  • Ukraine’s Poroshenko Prepared for ‘Total War’?
    “We are prepared for a scenario of total war…. We don’t want war, we want peace and we are fighting for European values. But Russia does not respect any agreement” “More than anything we want peace, but we must at the moment face up to the worst-case scenario.” Said in an interview Ukrainian president to […]
  • Indonesia: A Tidbit for the ISIS
    Responses to events in the Middle East have drifted all the way to Indonesia, and with such force that they have become a threat to national security. Indonesia, with a population of 250 million people, is the largest Muslim country and at the same time the youngest, judging by the number of young people in […]
  • The Election Results in Japan
    The pre-term re-elections to the Lower House of the Japanese Parliament were held on December 14. The decision to do so was taken by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on November 18, 2014 in accordance with constitutional authorities. As a rule, the prime minister invokes the pre-term re-election process in the Lower House of Parliament, when […]
  • Foreign Bankers Rape Ukraine
    If it were not for the fact that the lives of some 45 million people are at stake, Ukrainian national politics could be laughed off as a very sick joke. Any pretenses that the October national elections would bring a semblance of genuine democracy of the sort thousands of ordinary Ukrainians demonstrated for on Maidan […]
  • Will Meskhetian Turks Return to their Original Homeland?
    The return of Meskhetian Turks to their historical homeland has been widely discussed for at least half a century by Turkic public organizations of this ethnic group, a group that had historically lived in the Turkey-Georgia border areas along with a number of international public organizations. Back in the Soviet days a total of one […]
  • The U.S. is crudely interfering in Russian-Iranian relations
    Iranian Oil Minister, Bijan Zanganeh, refuted statements of some Russian officials about an agreement between Moscow and Tehran regarding an exchange of Iranian oil for Russian goods and services. He added that the two countries cooperate with each other only within the oil and gas sector. Thus, he questioned the words of the Russian Minister […]
  • ISIS’ Bloody Footprints Lead From NATO Territory
    It was reported recently that Germany’s broadcaster Deutsche Welle (DW) investigated what turned out to be hundreds of trucks a day carrying billions of dollars in supplies,  flowing into Syria and directly into the hands of the so-called “Islamic State” (ISIS).  Turkey, a NATO member since 1952, has played a pivotal role in the destabilization and destructi […]
  • New Middle East Plan: The US preparing for another Disaster
    Nothing would seem more absurd than watching the US making its ‘intentions’ clear about dismantling the ISIL’s strongholds in Iraq and Syria by, of course, bringing in its regional allies’ armed forces. A few days ago, Iran officially confirmed that its air force did carry out air strikes against the ISIL, confirming its avowed alliance […]
  • Turkey and its African Dilemma
    How successful will Turkey’s policy be towards Africa in the coming years? The answer to this question will be an indicator of Ankara’s progress towards its strategic goal – becoming a global power. In this context, the “conquest” of the African continent, which Turkey is actively pursuing, on par with such states as China, Brazil […]
  • Oil War on Russia: Ridiculous People and Unintended Consequences
    The once rather ordered world we knew even a decade ago is becoming more and more dis-ordered. That’s not to say it’s chaotic because chaos is merely the emergence of new patterns we do not yet understand. This is dis-order. And it is being fostered by ridiculous power-addicted people in the West who are flailing […]
  • ISIL warns to kill Lebanon captives: Vid
    The ISIL Takfiri group threatens to kill Lebanese soldiers who are held hostage by the terrorist group, newly-released footage shows.
  • Ecuador ends German environment deal
    Ecuador has terminated its environmental cooperation with Germany after German legislators tried to visit an Amazon rainforest recently opened for oil exploitation, the country’s foreign minister says.
  • No quick end to Cuba sanctions: Obama
    US President Barack Obama says sanctions imposed on Cuba will not be lifted soon after the Caribbean country’s parliament unanimously ratifies a bill to normalize US relations.
  • Israel warplanes bomb southern Gaza
    The Israeli military has reportedly launched fresh airstrikes on the Gaza Strip after the regime’s forces opened fire and wounded six Palestinians in the northern part of the besieged coastal sliver.
  • Aussie woman nabbed for killing of 8 kids
    An Australian woman has been arrested for the murder of eight children who were found dead inside her home.
  • Obama warns N Korea over cyberattack
    US President Barack Obama has threatened to retaliate a cyber attack on Sony Pictures after the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) publically blamed it on the North Korean government.
  • ‘Foreign boots Taliban pretext to attack’
    Iran’s Permanent Mission to the United Nations says the presence of tens of thousands of foreign boots on the Afghan soil serves as a pretext for “terrorist groups” to launch more attacks against the country’s infrastructure.
  • N Korea denies hand in Sony hack
    The North Korean mission to the United Nations has denied the country’s involvement in a hacking attack on Sony Pictures after American officials accused the Asian country of the raid.
  • Israeli troops injure six in Gaza Strip
    At least Six Palestinians have been shot and injured by Israel’s troops in another breach of a truce deal it signed with the Gaza Strip, Press TV reports.
  • IAEA confirms Iran committed to N deal
    The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has released a new report, confirming Iran’s commitment to an interim nuclear deal it signed with the P5+1 group in 2013.
  • The Fed Is "Confused & Confusing"
    Via Scotiabank's Guy Haselmann, Too Clever By Half Yesterday I received an email from a well-known hedge fund manager which in its entirety read as follows: “At the end of the day, the Fed is confused and confusing, so if you spend too much time addressing their comments you end up confusing as well”. In this light, I will detail one observation in this […]
  • Guest Post: Calculating The Breakeven Price For The Median Bakken Shale Well
    Authored by CEO of the SOFA, A lot of data has been thrown around recently concerning the Bakken shale wells of North Dakota in an attempt to figure out the necessary oil price required to break even on the investment.  In order to get a clearer picture of the financial situation in Bakken, it is necessary to develop a financial model of the median Bakken we […]
  • Just What Is China Buying?
    Something strange is going on in China. On one hand, as the chart below shows, China's trade surplus is growing and growing, and just hit record highs. In other words, China is - on paper - receiving record amounts of foreign currencies in exchange for its (mostly) goods exports. That much is clear in the Chinese (record) trade balance chart below:   Ye […]
  • The "North Korea Hacking" Scandal As Explained By The Taiwanese Animators
    Nothing more to add to this: "Wouldn't it be funny if it was all just a set up?" [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7ct8VcbwXC0] […]
  • "Some North Korean Folks Are Hacking..." President Obama Explains "Costs" - Live Feed
    Having become convinced that the North Koreans are responsible for hacking the Japanese company Sony (with the apparent help of China or some Chinese folks... though not Russia or ISIS yet), President Obama will hold a press conference to - we are sure - show us the proof, explain how bad the movie was anyway, discuss the "costs" to be imposed, and […]
  • US Oil Rig Count Tumbles Most In Over 5 Years,"Demand From Oilfield Customers Dropping Rapidly"
    "Unequivocally" not good. Following last week's surge in initial jobless claims for 'Shale' states, Baker Hughes confirms rig counts continue to tumble.  The last two weeks have seen the total US rig count fall the most since 2009 (and Canada down 9.3% this week alone). Seemingly confirming this weakness, The Kansas City Fed notes re […]
  • The Biggest Economic Story Going Into 2015 Is Not Oil
    Submitted by Raul Ilargi Meijer via The Automatic Earth blog, Isn’t it fun to just watch the market numbers roll by from time to time as you go about your day, see Europe markets up 3%+, Dubai 13%, US over 2% (biggest two-day rally since 2011!), and you just know oil must get hit again? Well, it did. WTI down another 3%+. I tells ya, no Plunge Protection is […]
  • Just One Question About Yesterday's Last Minute "Berserk ETF" Freak Out
    With 4 seconds to the close of yesterday's epic trading session, someone executed over $200 million and 1,147 trades in SPY - the S&P 500 ETF - in one-second, lifting the price to a S&P level of 2,130. This massive-loss-making "fat-finger" - resulting in millions of losses - would normally be followed by "probes" from the exc […]
  • The "FBI Has Concluded That The North Korean Government Is Responsible", Will "Impose Costs"
    There's Wired. And then there is the FBI, which just reported that it "now has enough information to conclude that the North Korean government is responsible for" the Sony hack, and will "impose costs and consequences on individuals, groups, or nation states who use cyber means to threaten the United States or U.S. interests." That s […]
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This Day In History

1216 – King John of England loses his crown jewels in The Wash, probably near Fosdyke, perhaps near Sutton Bridge

1492 – Christopher Columbus’s expedition makes landfall in the Caribbean, specifically in The Bahamas. The explorer believes he has reached South Asia

1582 – Because of the implementation of the Gregorian calendar this day does not exist in this year in Italy, Poland, Portugal and Spain.

1692 – The Salem witch trials are ended by a letter from Massachusetts Governor William Phips.

1773 – America’s first insane asylum opens for ‘Persons of Insane and Disordered Minds’ in Virginia

1792 – First celebration of Columbus Day in the USA held in New York

1823 – Charles Macintosh, of Scotland, sells the first raincoat.

1871 – Criminal Tribes Act (CTA) enacted by British rule in India, which named over 160 local communities ‘Criminal Tribes’, i.e. hereditary criminals. Repealed in 1949, after Independence of India.

1892 – The Pledge of Allegiance is first recited by students in many US public schools, as part of a celebration marking the 400th anniversary of Columbus’s voyage.

1901 – President Theodore Roosevelt officially renames the “Executive Mansion” to the White House.

1928 – An iron lung respirator is used for the first time at Children’s Hospital, Boston

1933 – The United States Army Disciplinary Barracks on Alcatraz Island, is acquired by the United States Department of Justice

1937 – Federal agents shoot and Kill Al Brady and members of the Brady Gang in a shootout at Bangor, Maine on Columbus Day in 1937. They surprised the gang at 8:30 a.m. on a busy street as they left a local store and a shootout between the gang and FBI Agents left a number of dead and wounded.

1945 – World War II: Desmond Doss is the first conscientious objector to receive the U.S. Medal of Honor.

1945 – The Nazi party is ordered to dissolve by The Allied Control Council and stated that any attempt at it’s revival in any guise would be considered a criminal offense.

1967 – Vietnam War: US Secretary of State Dean Rusk states during a news conference that proposals by the U.S. Congress for peace initiatives are futile because of North Vietnam’s opposition

1970 – Vietnam War: US President Richard Nixon announces that the United States will withdraw 40,000 more troops before Christmas

1972 – 46 sailors are injured in a race riot involving more than 100 sailors on the aircraft carrier USS Kitty Hawk .

1978: Some figures this week released by the Social Security administration give some interesting figures for current and projected incomes and taxes .

Current Average Worker earns $10,500 per year

1990 Average Worker Projected to earn $22,700 per year ( Actual was $28,960 )

2000 Average Worker Projected to earn $40,000 per year ( Actual was $40,344 )

2010 Average Worker Projected to earn $70,000 per year

2025 Average Worker Projected to earn $162,000 per year

2050 Average Worker Projected to earn $656,000 per year

1979 – The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, the first of five books in the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy comedy science fiction series by Douglas Adams is published.

1984 – IRA Terrorists carry out a bomb attack on the British Government at the Conservative party conference at Grand Hotel Brighton. .

1998 – Matthew Shepard, American murder victim (b. 1976), died

2000 – The USS Cole a navy destroyer is attacked by two suicide terrorists believed to be part of ( Osama bin Laden’s al Qaeda terrorist network ) using a motorized rubber dinghy loaded with explosives which blows a 40ft by 40ft hole in the port side of the USS Cole while it was harbored in the Yemeni port of Aden leaving seventeen sailors dead and 38 wounded .

2008 -Europe has followed the United States with a plan to stabalise the European Banking Industry by offering guarantee loans between banks until the end of 2009, and putting money into troubled banks by buying preference shares

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