What is Next After Hurricanes, Fires, Floods How About Yellowstone Super-Earthquake?
So far, 2017 has been an extraordinary year for natural disasters with three hurricanes and awful wildfires. What possibly could come next? According to some folks, it could the big blow – the eruption of the famous Yellowstone National Park Supervolcano. Or perhaps just an earthquake?
London Speeds up Preparations for Brexit
The UK government has announced that it is accelerating preparations for the UK’s exit from the EU, and will consider options with and without agreement, reports mediapool.
Earthquake in the Arctic Ocean
An earthquake of magnitude 5.7 was recorded north of the archipelago of Franz Joseph in the Arctic Ocean, the European Mediterranean Seismic Center (EMSC) reports.
Hurricane season usually winds down in November, but this hasn’t been a normal season
From Arlene through Philippe, the 2017 season has had 16 named storms, including 10 hurricanes and six major hurricanes. All of those stats are above average. Another way to quantify the season is accumulated cyclone energy, or ACE, which is at about 229 percent of average through the end of October. This puts the season well into the “hyperactive” category.
Deadly Halloween attack in New York branded ‘terrorism’ by authorities
An Uzbek immigrant accused of killing eight people in New York City by driving a rental truck down a riverfront bike path on Tuesday appeared to have acted alone, but the Halloween Day attack had all the hallmarks of terrorism, authorities said.
A 6.8-magnitude Earthquake Shook New Caledonia
A 6.8-magnitude earthquake on the Richter scale shook the shores of New Caledonia. For now there is no threat of a tsunami. The epicenter is 29 kilometers deep, about 253 kilometers from the capital, Noumea.
Earthquake of magnitude 6 strikes off Ambon in Indonesia: USGS
An earthquake of magnitude 6 struck off Ambon in Indonesia’s Molucca islands, the United States Geological Survey said on Tuesday. There were no immediate reports of damage or casualties from the quake, which struck at a depth of 110 km (68 miles) about 38 km (24 miles) west of Ambon.
Hamas cedes Gaza border crossings to Palestinian Authority control
The Islamist group Hamas began ceding control of the Gaza Strip’s border crossings with Israel and Egypt to Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas on Wednesday under an agreement brokered by Cairo to end a decade of internal schism. Witnesses said that employees from Abbas’s Palestinian Authority moved into Erez and Kerem Shalom crossings on the Israeli border and Rafah crossing on the Egyptian border, as Hamas counterparts packed up equipment and departed on trucks.
Russia’s Putin arrives in Iran to discuss nuclear deal, Syria
Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived in Iran on Wednesday to meet with top leaders as tension between Tehran and Washington mounts over a 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and six major powers. State TV reported that Putin would discuss issues with Iranian officials including regional crises such as the Syrian conflict, the nuclear deal and economic and bilateral ties.
Manhattan truck jihadist worked as Uber driver
The man who allegedly ran down cyclists and pedestrians along 17 Manhattan blocks pledged his allegiance to ISIS before his attack, it has emerged. Police sources say Sayfullo Habibullaevic Saipov, 29, entered a bicycle path at Houston Street at 3.05pm and drove downtown, knocking down victims before smashing into a school bus at Chambers Street, exiting and shouting ‘Allahu Akbar’.
Iran Threatens Ballistic Missile Strikes on American Forces, Can Hit ‘All U.S. Bases’
A top Iranian military commander has threatened to launch ballistic missile attacks on U.S. forces in the region amid a public effort by the Islamic Republic to show off its advanced missile capabilities, according to U.S. officials and regional reports. Iranian leaders disclosed that their advanced ballistic missile technology…is sophisticated enough to strike U.S. forces up to nearly 1,300 miles, or 2,000 kilometers, away, which encompasses all U.S. bases in the region.
Black Death MAPPED: ‘global outbreak’ warning as NINE new countries place on high alert
The latest outbreak, which took root in Madagascar, has now killed 124 people and infected around 1,300, but scientists say this figure will definitely rise. South Africa, Mozambique, Tanzania, Kenya, Ethiopia, Comoros, the Seychelles, Mauritius and Reunion have all been placed on high alert by World Health Organisation (WHO) monitors.
As China aims for ‘world-class army’, Asia starts to worry
Chinese President Xi Jinping’s pledge to build a “world-class army” by 2050 is making his neighbours nervous, but analysts say Beijing’s military ambitions do not constitute a strategic threat — for now. With purchases and construction of fighter jets, ships and hi-tech weaponry, China’s military budget has grown steadily for 30 years, but remains three times smaller than that of the United States.
Russia’s Medvedev says the world shouldn’t be dominated by one currency
Russia and China were considering linking their national payment system, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on Wednesday, as he called for a more balanced global finance structure. Noting the rise of China’s Unionpay system and Beijing’s efforts to internationalize its currency, the yuan, Medvedev told a press conference in Beijing that Russia was developing its own payment system, known as Karta Mir.
Saudi Arabia takes first step towards nuclear plant tender: sources
Saudi Arabia has sent a request for information (RFI) to international suppliers to build two nuclear power plants, a first step towards a formal tender, three sources said.
UN launches 65 million dollar legal pogrom to hunt down Israelis and smear Israel as a criminal state
The United Nations has made a deal with the Palestinians to fund a 65 million dollar legal pogrom directed at Israel. The party on the Palestinian side was referred to as the “Government of the State of Palestine.” More specifically, the “United Nations System in the occupied Palestinian territory” plans to pay eight UN bodies$64,838,510 between the years of 2018 and 2022 to hunt down individual Israelis and smear Israel as a criminal state.
Obama Campaign Still Paying Fusion GPS Nearly $1 Million in August of 2017
..Now it has been reported by The Federalist — citing records filed with the Federal Election Commission and documents filed in federal court — that the still-active campaign organization of former President Barack Obama, Obama for America, paid nearly $1 million around the same time to the same law firm that funneled Clinton and DNC money to Fusion GPS.
The United Nations Is Behind Antifa’s Planned Attacks Upon America
…the level of UN involvement is exposed. It is clear that the operation command and control resides within the administration of the UN in cooperation with Deep State. The purpose of this unholy alliance is the destruction of the United States…
Top 20 ‘Crazy’ Conspiracy Theories That Were Proven to be Fact
…Whistleblowers such as Edward Snowden, Chelsea Manning, WikiLeaks, and generations of intrepid journalists have helped to pave the way for the truth movement, opening people’s eyes to the facts that were once brushed aside as “wild conspiracy theories”.Here are 20 conspiracy facts that are well-documented and profoundly disturbing…
UK Police: ‘We Need to Stop Arresting Pedophiles, We’re Losing Control’
According to West Midlands Police chief constable Dave Thompson, the number of men now looking at indecent images and videos of children is “horrifying,” and so high, in fact, that it would be “impossible” to charge them all.
Iranian leader says his country will produce weapons any time they want, and there is nothing the world can do to stop them
Iran will continue to produce missiles for its defense and does not consider that a violation of international accords, President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday in a speech broadcast on state television.
Mike Krieger Warns “We Live In Revolutionary Times”
“…it appears we’re once again on the cusp of momentous paradigm level change regarding how the world functions…”