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  • Tepco dropped a major piece of debris into Spent Fuel Pool of Reactor 3
    Photo : Reactor 3 pool of 11/10/2011.   A major piece of debris was dropped into SFP3 while they were removing debris from the pool, according to Tepco.   The The post Tepco dropped a major piece of debris into Spent Fuel Pool of Reactor 3 appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • M5.0 earthquake hit Fukushima offshore
    M5.0 hit Fukushima offshore at 16:35 of 8/29/2014 (JST), according to Japan Meteorological Agency. The maximum seismic intensity in Fukushima prefecture was 3.  At this moment, the plant status hasn’t The post M5.0 earthquake hit Fukushima offshore appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • Expert “New volcanic island may have a massive explosion”
    Following up this article.. The new volcanic island erupts more actively / May cause Tsunami if collapsed [URL]   The new volcanic island offshore Tokyo has had one of the The post Expert “New volcanic island may have a massive explosion” appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • Public employment security office recruits temporary Fukushima worker for frozen wall / 755,700 JPY per month
    Temporary Fukushima workers for frozen water wall are recruited on the internet by Yokohama south Employment Security Bureau, Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare. The employer is Takako construction Co., The post Public employment security office recruits temporary Fukushima worker for frozen wall / 755,700 JPY per month appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • Having discharged 25,000 t of bypass contaminated water, contaminated groundwater didn’t decrease
    Photo : One of the bypass wells in Fukushima plant   Following up this article.. Tepco discharged the largest volume of bypass contaminated water / 700 million Bq of Tritium The post Having discharged 25,000 t of bypass contaminated water, contaminated groundwater didn’t decrease appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • 5 Billion Bq of Strontium-90 flows to the sea every single day
    5 Billion Bq of Strontium-90 flows to the Pacific on the daily basis in 2014. Tepco announced in the press conference of 8/25/2014. This is due to the contaminated water The post 5 Billion Bq of Strontium-90 flows to the sea every single day appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • 5 quakes hit Osaka bay within 16 hours
    5 quakes occurred in Osaka bay only within 16 hours, according to Japan Meteorological Agency. It started with M2.6 at 13:47 of 8/25/2014 (JST). The second one occurred only 3 The post 5 quakes hit Osaka bay within 16 hours appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • All the newborn babies were female this July in Kori machi town Fukushima
    According to Fukushima prefectural government, all of the 4 babies born in Kori machi town this July were female. Fukushima prefectural government published the latest monthly demographic statistics on 8/25/2014. The post All the newborn babies were female this July in Kori machi town Fukushima appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • “Worried about living in the disaster area”, 30,000 Tokyo households moved / Same number as Fukushima
    30,000 households in Tokyo moved from 311 to 10/1/2013 “being worried about living in the disaster area”, surveyed by Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications. This is the same number as The post “Worried about living in the disaster area”, 30,000 Tokyo households moved / Same number as Fukushima appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • M4.3 South Ibaraki / Reader “Very short, felt like something exploded underground”
    An earthquake of M4.3 occurred in Southern part of Ibaraki prefecture at 17:27 of 8/24/2014 (JST), according to Japan Meteorological Agency. The maximum seismic intensity was 3 in Tokyo. One The post M4.3 South Ibaraki / Reader “Very short, felt like something exploded underground” appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • Weekly News Wrap-Up 8.29.14
    Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com It’s official–Russia invades Ukraine.  Now you know why I have led every Wrap-Up with Ukraine.   I have been predicting wider war in Ukraine, and now we have one.  The President said in a press conference that there is not going to be a military response to this escalation, but my sources say […]Related Posts:Weekly News Wrap-Up […]
  • Federal Reserve-A Stunning Failure-James Corbett
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com Journalist James Corbett thinks much of the world’s problems can be traced back to the Federal Reserve, and he recently produced a free online documentary to back up his charge. Corbett says, “The central banking issue and who controls the money supply is really at the root of so many of the […]Related Posts:Fed Insolvent, Do […]
  • I Fear a Crash-Axel Merk
    Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com  Money manager Axel Merk is worried about financial risk and that it is being downplayed.  Merk says, “I am very concerned.  I am spooked about the equity markets.  The folks that buy stocks buy them because they have to keep up with the markets.  The folks that buy gold buy it because […]Related Posts:Brace for Volatility-Look […]
  • Weekly News Wrap-Up 8.22.14
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com This may sound strange to you, but the top story is still the Ukraine crisis because it is far from over.  In my view, the West is still inching towards war with Russia.  The building of a new natural gas pipeline through Bulgaria has been stopped for the second time this […]Related Posts:Weekly News Wrap-Up 8.15.14Weekly New […]
  • Another 2008 Around the Corner-Bix Weir
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com Financial writer and analyst Bix Weir says what is going on in Ferguson, Missouri, is more than just a police action gone deadly.  Weir says, “There is definitely discontent out there.  The press covers so many things up, and the government gives us so many lies on statistics, such as unemployment, […]Related Posts:Russian Do […]
  • Economic Mayhem Coming for U S-Craig Hemke
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com Financial expert Craig Hemke is founder of the popular website TFMetalsReport.com.  Hemke says, “We are all preparing for the end of the Keynesian experiment.  We are all in the same boat.  The Keynesian experiment means this idea that government can simply print money and go into greater and greater debt.  Increase […]Relate […]
  • Weekly News Wrap-Up 8.15.14
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com We start, once again, with the crisis in Ukraine.  Russia sent a humanitarian convoy to the pro-Russian separatist.  It was stalled well short of the border for a while and it looks like it will cross at some point.  The Ukraine government said it would stop the convoy that is aimed […]Related Posts:Weekly News Wrap-Up 8.29.1 […]
  • Financial Cold War Accelerates Dollar Demise-Peter Schiff
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com  Money manager Peter Schiff hasn’t changed his investment strategy one bit, even though the world seems to be falling apart.  Schiff explains, “I am already prepared, and what I am trying to prepare my clients for is for the day when the dollar is no longer the reserve currency. . . […]Related Posts:Yellen Heading Fed very Bu […]
  • Threat of Nuclear War Back-Paul Craig Roberts
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com  (Early Sunday Release) Former Assistant Treasury Secretary Dr. Paul Craig Roberts is worried about nuclear war with China and Russia.  Dr. Roberts warns, “It’s clear Russia doesn’t want war.  China doesn’t want war, but because of the recklessness of the Bush and Obama regimes, both China and Russia have been upgrading […]Re […]
  • Weekly News Wrap-Up 8.8.14
    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com  Every story I have could have been the lead story, but I am starting with the Ukraine crisis.  I told you that the downing of Malaysian flight 17 would not have any effect on what was coming.  The investigation has been halted because of fighting in the area, and it really […]Related Posts:Weekly News Wrap-Up 7.25.14Weekly N […]
  • Celente - Albert Einstein, World War III & A Global Collapse
    As we close in on the end of August, today the top trends forecaster in the world spoke with King World News about Albert Einstein, World War III, and a global collapse. Below is what Gerald Celente, founder of Trends Research and the man considered to be the top trends forecaster in the world, had to say in this timely and powerful KWN interview. […]
  • Rule Rule - I Am Incredibly Bullish On Gold & Silver
    Today one of the wealthiest people in the financial world told King World News that demand for gold coming out of Asia is extremely robust. Rick Rule, who is business partners with Eric Sprott, also discussed why he is so incredibly bullish on gold and silver. […]
  • The Gold Market Is A Coiled Spring That Will Soar To $2,000
    Today KWN is putting out a special piece which features two fantastic gold charts that show the gold market may finally be ready for a massive breakout to the upside that will take gold to new all-time highs above $2,000. These are charts that the big banks follow closely, as well as big money and savvy professionals. David P. out of Europe sent us the two k […]
  • We Are Now Living In A World That Is Teetering On The Brink
    Today one of the legends in the business warned King World News that we are living in a world that is teetering on the brink. Keith Barron, who consults with major companies around the world and is responsible for one of the largest gold discoveries in the last quarter century, also spoke about some of the shocking events that are taking place across the glo […]
  • Ex-White House Official - Tragedy, Chaos & Human Suffering
    Today King World News interviewed the former White House official who was Special Assistant to the President of the United States for Economic Policy and a former member of the U.S. President’s Working Group on Financial Markets, also known as the Plunge Protection Team, or PPT. While in the White House, Dr. Philippa “Pippa” Malmgren served as financial mark […]
  • No. 653: First Revision to Second-Quarter 2014 GDP
    (SGS Subscription required) • Economic Bluff and Bluster versus Reality, Politics and Elections • Minimal Upside Revision to Second-Quarter GDP Left Gimmicked Growth Even More Heavily Overstated • Underlying Reality Remains a Severely Impaired Consumer and Economy • Monthly Economic Series to Turn Increasingly Negative […]
  • Tentative Schedule for Commentaries
      Commentary Date Releases Period Release Date   Thursday, September 04, 2014 Construction Spending Trade Balance July-2014 July-2014 09/02/2014 […]
  • Commentaries News
    The Next Regular Commentary: is scheduled for Thursday, September 4th, covering the July trade deficit and construction spending, with a subsequent Commentary on September 5th, covering August employment and unemployment.  For detail on pending economic releases, see the schedule. (LAST UPDATED August 28th) […]
  • No. 652: July 2014 Durable Goods Orders, New- and Existing-Home Sales
    (SGS Subscription required) • 22.6% Gain in July Durable Goods Orders Was Just 0.8%, Net of an Irregular 318.0% Surge in Commercial-Aircraft Orders • Booked Years in Advance, Commercial-Aircraft Orders Have Negligible Impact on Near-Term Economic Activity • July Existing-Home Sales in Ninth Month of Annual Decline • July New-Home Sales Held in Pattern of Sta […]
  • No. 651: July 2014 CPI, Housing Starts, Real Retail Sales and Earnings, Monetary Base
    (SGS Subscription required) • Real Retail Sales Contracted for Second Month, Signaled Deepening Recession • Real Earnings and Retail Sales Both Fell Below Second-Quarter Levels • July Annual Inflation: 2.0% (CPI-U), 1.9%% (CPI-W), 9.7% (ShadowStats) • Monetary Base Explodes to Record High • Quality of Housing-Starts Reporting Sinks to New Low […]
  • No. 650: July 2014 Industrial Production, Producer Price Index (PPI)
    (SGS Subscription required) • Production Report Showed Somewhat Weaker Second-Quarter Activity Amidst Unusual Revision Patterns • Construction Inflation Surged in the July […]
  • No. 649: July 2014 Retail Sales, Consumer Liquidity
    (SGS Subscription required) • Headline July Retail Sales Were Boosted to “Unchanged,” Thanks to Downside Prior-Period Revisions • Net of Inflation, Real July Sales Likely Fell for Second Month • Real July Sales Were Below Second-Quarter Average • Consumer Liquidity Remains Structurally Impaired […]
  • No. 648: June 2014 Trade Balance, Monetary Conditions
    (SGS Subscription required) • Despite Narrowing in June Trade Deficit GDP Growth Remains Subject to Trade-Related Downside Revision • Monetary Base at All-Time High • Pace of Fed Monetization at 91% Year-to-Date 2014 • July M3 Annual Growth at Five-Year High of 4.7% […]
  • No. 647: July Employment and Unemployment, June Construction Spending
    (SGS Subscription required) • Minimally Weaker-Than-Consensus Labor Numbers— Unremarkable Except for the Regular, Horrendous Reporting Quality • July Unemployment: 6.2% (U.3), 12.2% (U.6), 23.2% (ShadowStats) • Real Construction Spending—Stagnation with a Recent Downside Bias • Economy Remains in Serious Trouble […]
  • No. 646: Second-Quarter 2014 GDP, GDP Benchmark Revisions, Household Income
    (SGS Subscription required) • Second-Quarter GDP Surge Not Credible, Significant Downside Revisions Remain in Offing • Actual Economic Activity Remains in Serious Trouble • Historical GDP Revised Lower Where Better Data Were Available and Revised Higher Where Better Numbers Were Not […]

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“Faces of The Fallen” ~ Never Forget. They are not a Number

These are the faces of the men and women who have died in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

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  • Washington’s Top Ten Favorite Terrorists
    While the US government still claims it is fighting a “War on Terror”, it is often forgotten that the US government has a friendly relationship with many terrorist groups around the world. This relationship is not merely historical, but current. The US government often supports terrorists who are fighting against governments which oppose Wall Street […]
  • Argentina Debt Default is Risky US Power Poker
    Most are unaware of the drama unfolding behind the imminent threat of (yet another) Argentina deb default. Far from another tale of a corrupt developing country not able to meet its foreign debt obligations as the world saw during the 1980’s and late 1990’s, the real drama behind Argentina’s sovereign debt default is a risky, […]
  • US Sanctions Against Thailand
    There’s little doubt that today the United States is one of the most active “fighters” for human rights all across the world. In its quest the US applies various means of putting pressure on the unwanted government, starting with the use of military force and ending with applying diplomatic means and economic sanctions. But how come […]
  • America’s Creeping Into Syria Will Hang Itself in Ukraine
    The US has claimed it will begin reconnaissance flights over Syria – a tentative first step toward direct military intervention it has sought in attempts to overthrow the Syrian government since 2011. While the US is using the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq (ISIS) as a pretext to carry out these intrusions into Syrian […]
  • Is St. Petersburg the Venue for a Western Sponsored Colour Revolution in Russia?
    The announcement by Barack Obama on July 31st to appoint John F. Tefft as the new U.S. ambassador to Russia is a warning to the Russian government of the intensions of western foreign policy planners. Tefft, who has worked for the State Department and the National War College in Washington, is an expert at planning […]
  • The Eurasian initiative by the President of South Korea
    On October 18, 2013, in her opening speech at the International Conference on Cooperation in Eurasia, South Korean President, Park Geun-hye, proposed the so-called “Eurasian initiative.” Such is an ambitious plan that would see a change in the fundamentals of the global economy, diplomacy and the geography of national security. Under the slogan of “one […]
  • Iraq and the Situation in the Middle East
    Iraq has become yet another burning trouble spot in the Middle East that weighs on everyone and is a threat to both regional and global security. Today in Iraq a number of different axes of confrontation meet, those axes that can easily be observed both in the Middle East and in the world. The first axis is the confrontation between […]
  • Rogue Networks Behind Wars Usurped Sovereignty
    The wars in Ukraine, Syria and Iraq are 4th generation wars. These wars are not waged by governments but by rogue networks who in part enter symbiotic relationships and in part cannibalize on one another. Besides being a threat against targeted nation states and alliances, these networks are mounting frontal assaults against the political systems […]
  • Iraq: New Officials and Total Uncertainty
    A major change of all the senior officials of Iraq – the president, prime minister and the speaker of parliament sparked controversy among the experts on the Middle East around the globe. There’s a number of questions that are to be answered – who benefits from this, who was interested in this change and most importantly will the new authorities […]
  • Raul Khadjimba – the Next Abkhazian President
    On Monday, August 25 the Central Electoral Commission of Abkhazia announced the results of the pre-term presidential election held on the previous day. The former head of the KGB of the Republic Raul Khadjimba has won the election. He has managed to obtain the support of just over 50% of the voters. Aslan Bzhania has become the […]
  • US imposes more sanctions on Iran
    The United States has imposed new sanctions on more than 25 Iranian individuals and companies.
  • Obama under fire for 'no ISIL strategy'
    President Barack Obama is facing intense criticism for admitting the United States does not have a strategy to address the ISIL terrorist organization after a week of bluster about eliminating that "cancer." […]
  • Gunman kills three people in Pakistan
    A gunman in Pakistan has shot and killed three people, including two journalists, at the offices of a news agency in the southwest region of the country, an official says.
  • Palestinians support resistance groups
    Thousands of demonstrators have staged massive rallies across the besieged Gaza Strip and the occupied West Bank to celebrate what they see as Israel’s defeat in its latest war on Palestinians. […]
  • UK protesters set up anti-NATO camp
    British anti-war activists have set up a protest camp in the country’s southwestern coastal city of Newport, where NATO is set to hold a summit.  […]
  • US identifies citizens joining ISIL
    Nearly a dozen Americas who have traveled to Syria to fight for the ISIL terrorist organization have been identified by US intelligence and law enforcement agencies, according to a new report.
  • ‘4.7mn early deaths in China yearly’
    A new study shows that every year at least 4.7 million Chinese are killed and the country loses tens of billions of dollars due to the effects of air pollution, smoking, obesity and accidents.
  • Pro-Russians in control of coastal town
    Pro-Russia forces in southeastern Ukraine say they have tightened control over the strategic coastal town of Novoazovsk.
  • UK raises threat level to ‘severe’
    Britain has raised the terror threat risk level from substantial to “severe,” meaning that a terrorist attack is considered “highly likely,” due to recent developments in Iraq and Syria. […]
  • Obama's disapproval double his approval
    Americans are more than twice as likely to say they "strongly disapprove" (39%) of President Barack Obama's job performance as they are to say they "strongly approve" (17%). […]
  • White House Scrambles To 'Clarify' Obama's "ISIS Strategy"
    "Strategy" or "No Strategy"? Minutes after last night's admission by the President that "we don't have a strategy yet," the White House public relations department went into full damage control mode. Shameless spokesman Josh Earnest used the word "strategy" 33 times in a brief interview with CNN's Wolf B […]
  • SCeNe FRoM AMeRiCaN JiHaD...
    .   "That we have dreamed of this event, that everybody without exception has dreamt of it, because everybody must dream of the destruction of any power hegemonic to that degree, — this is unacceptable for Western moral conscience, but it is still a fact, and one which is justly measured by the pathetic violence of all those discourses which attempt to […]
  • 3 Things Worth Thinking About
    Submitted by Lance Roberts of STA Wealth Management, The Missing Ingredient I have been in the "money game" for a long time starting with a bank just prior to the crash of 1987. I make this point only to say that I have seen several full market cycles in my life, and my perspectives are based on experience rather than theory. In 1999, there was a m […]
  • ISIS Sends 2nd Beheading "Message In Blood" Video; Warns Kurds "Huge Mistake Joining Hands With America"
    Just hours after hours after another video purporting to show the mass execution of up to 250 Syrian soldiers in the desert, The Independent reports ISIS has released a video apparently showing the beheading of a Kurdish man in Iraq as a warning to Kurds fighting the group in the country. The video, entitled "A Message in Blood" ends with the victi […]
  • CBO: Obamacare Discourages Work
    Remember all those allegations that Obamacare would be an unmitigated disaster for businesses, especially smaller companies? Well, now we have some facts. A week ago we noted that the Philly Fed found that Obamacare was a disaster for business, and now no lessor entity than the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) is out with its latest forecasts, concluding […]
  • Thanks to the Fed, the Patient Is Now Past the Point of No Return
    Many commentators consider what the Fed has done to be akin to providing stimulus, morphine, juice to an ailing economy.   We believe Fed’s actions would be more appropriately described as permitted cancerous beliefs to spread throughout the financial system, thereby killing Democratic Capitalism which is the basis of the capital markets.   Today we’re going […]
  • Can A National Quasi-Religion (Pro Sports) Go Broke?
    Submitted by Charles Hugh-Smith of OfTwoMinds blog, Attending costly games is on the margins of the household budget. When the credit card gets maxed out, attending is no longer an option. Please understand I'm not suggesting professional sports isn't the greatest thing since sliced bread: I'm simply asking if attending pro sports games has be […]
  • Fukushima Increased Cesium Levels 100 to 1,000 Times Worldwide ... and 1,000,000 to 10,000,000 Times On the U.S. West Coast
    We noted 2 days after the Japanese earthquake that radiation from Fukushima could end up on the West Coast of North America. And see this. We started tracking the radioactive cesium released by Fukushima within weeks of the accident. In fact, U.S. nuclear authorities were extremely worried about the west Coast getting hit by Fukushima radiation … but publicl […]
  • Chelsea Clinton is Quitting Her $600,000/Year NBC "Reporter" Job
    Shortly after it was revealed by Politico that NBC had stooped to new lows in favoritist nepotism, having paid Chelsea Clinton an annual salary of $600,000 for "occasional" reporting work, in effect making her one of the highest paid if not the highest paid "reporter" in the world, the former first daughter quickly stunned everyone when, […]
  • Goldman Slashes EURUSD Forecast To 1.20
    Having flip-flopped from forecasting EUR strength for the next 12 months in April (target 1.40), Goldman has rapidly ratcheted down its expectations for the flailing currency to 1.30 previously and now forecasts EURUSD at 1.20 in 12 months. As Goldman notes, "because we believe the dynamics of the Euro have fundamentally changed and because we expect cy […]
  • Epigenetics and Implications for GM Crops Using RNAi
    The effects of any dsRNA in GM crops are completely unpredictable and could impact generations to come.
  • Demand GM-Free! Dusty Dan Graphic
    We the people have to demand GMO-Free feed and food.
  • GM-Free Popularity Rising: Take THAT Monsanto!
    Stores will stock what customers demand. If we demand GMO-Free feed, then they will stock GMO-Free feed. If we just plop whatever into our trucks and don't ask what it is we are buying, we will get what we deserve - anything that they want to give us.
  • Biotech Takeover of Ukraine Imminent
    Ukraine is the breadbasket of Europe and it is GMO-Free, but not for long.
  • Hawaii is Uniting – GMO Moratorium
    Hawaii unites to end GMO pollution.
  • Chains that Bind
    We are creatures of habit, easily distracted. Distracted with a pretty label that makes us feel “safe.” Meanwhile, the GMO juggernaut rolls on, and the pesticides associated with them pollute the rest of the world with toxic waste.
  • You might be an agri-terrorist if…
    Commissioner Barbara Cross noted that such seed libraries on a large scale could very well pose a danger. “Agri-terrorism is a very, very real scenario,” she said. “Protecting and maintaining the food sources of America is an overwhelming challenge.
  • Sneeze, Wheeze and Freeze
    What’s the charge officer? Sneezing…
  • Seeds of Coercion
    While we are all looking the other way at this pending disaster and that looming crisis, the march towards food domination by the U.S. biotech juggernaut is rolling along, right on course.
  • Seizing Control of Our Destinies
    Once again the call is going out for peoples and regions under the hand of oppressive, dictatorial regimes, to secede from the nation state and become 'self governing communities'.

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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