Monthly Archives: October 2012

Space Shuttle Endeavour now inside the newly built Samuel Oschin Pavilion at the California Science Center in Los Angeles

Endeavour inside the newly built Samuel Oschin Pavilion at the California Science Center in Los Angeles, The retired space shuttle Endeavour, mounted on its strongback overland transport frame, is pictured inside the newly built Samuel Oschin Pavilion at the California … Continue reading

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Amazon Posts 1st quarterly loss since nearly a decade (despite continued revenue growth)

The world’s largest online retailer, Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN), posted a loss of $274 million in the July-September period, earnings for which were released on October 25th. That’s down from earnings of $63 million, a year earlier. Though expected, it was Amazon’s … Continue reading

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PETITION: Tell World Leaders to End Gendercide in China

No little girl deserves to die simply because she is a girl; help me fight female gendercide by signing the “It’s a Girl“ campaign’s petition demanding that China end the One Child Policy. Click here to ez-sign petition through http://www.causes.comContinue reading

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US & Vietnam International Relations with China & Japan

A US aircraft carrier group cruised through the disputed South China Sea on  Saturday in a show of power in waters that have become a focal point of  Washington’s strategic rivalry with Beijing. Vietnamese security and government officials were flown … Continue reading

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French Intel Suggests Iran will have Nukes By Mid-2013

PARIS – France’s foreign minister says Iran appears on track to reach the ability to produce a nuclear weapon by the first half of next year. France is one of six countries that have negotiated with Tehran over its nuclear … Continue reading

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VIDEO TRAILER: ABC’s new mini series “Last Resort” is a HIGH OCTANE Drama about a US naval sub gone Mustang (but not really)…

originally aired on September 27, 2012   500 feet beneath the ocean’s surface, the U.S. ballistic missile submarine Colorado receives their orders. Over a radio channel, designed only to be used if their homeland has been wiped out, they’re told … Continue reading

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Chinese Telecommunication Firms Threaten US Security

Congress and the Pentagon have set their sights on two Chinese telecommunications giants as dangerous potential threats to national security as their wildly popular cell phones start to infiltrate the American market. U.S. military leaders have listed cyber attacks as … Continue reading

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