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Rat Chase Again Bedevils Fukushima Nuclear Plant

Rat Chase Again Bedevils Fukushima Nuclear Plant 06 Apr 2013 Workers at the stricken Fukushima nuclear power plant who were installing wire nets Friday to keep rats away from a vital cooling system instead tripped that system, causing it to fail for the second time in weeks. The spent-fuel pool at the site’s No.

New Bird Flu Seen Having Some Markers of Airborne Killer

New Bird Flu Seen Having Some Markers of Airborne Killer 05 Apr 2013 The new bird influenza that’s killed six people in eastern China has some of the genetic hallmarks of an easily transmissible virus, according to the scientist who showed how H5N1 avian flu could become airborne.

U.S. issues advisory to doctors to help identify bird flu

U.S. issues advisory to doctors to help identify bird flu 05 Apr 2013 The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday it has issued an advisory to U.S. doctors that may help them identify any cases of the new bird flu virus known as H7N9, but stressed that no cases have been found in the United States.

China culls birds as flu death toll rises to six

China culls birds as flu death toll rises to six --Work on H7N9 bird flu vaccine begins [That's the reason H7N9 was created in the first place.] 05 Apr 2013 Chinese authorities slaughtered over 20,000 birds at a poultry market in Shanghai on Friday as the death toll from a new strain of bird flu mounted to six, spreading concern overseas and sparking a sell-off in airline shares in Europe and Hong Kong.

Obama sorry for Kamala Harris 'good looking' comment

Obama sorry for Kamala Harris 'good looking' comment 05 Apr 2013 President Obama in no way mean to "diminish" California Atty. Gen. Kamala Harris' credentials when he described her as "by far the best-looking attorney general in the country" during a talk, his spokesman said Friday. The White House was responding to criticism over the remark, which some found to be sexist. On Friday, the president apologized for the remark.

Sweeping anti-abortion bill goes to Kansas governor

Sweeping anti-abortion bill goes to Kansas governor 05 Apr 2013 Kansas legislators gave final passage to a sweeping anti-abortion measure Friday night, sending Gov. Sam Brownback a bill that declares life begins "at fertilization" while blocking tax breaks for abortion providers and banning abortions performed solely because of the baby's sex.

120 tonnes of radioactive water 'may have leaked' from Fukushima reservoir - TEPCO

120 tonnes of radioactive water 'may have leaked' from Fukushima reservoir - TEPCO 06 Apr 2013 Radioactive water may have leaked into the ground from a tank at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, the operator said on Saturday, the latest in a series of troubles at the crippled facility.

Indonesia hit by 7.2 magnitude earthquake

Indonesia hit by 7.2 magnitude earthquake 06 Apr 2013 A major 7.2 earthquake struck the eastern Indonesian province of Papua, the US Geological Survey said, sending panicked crowds running into the streets. There were no immediate reports of damage and no tsunami warning was issued after the quake struck on land at 1.42pm local time today at a depth of 75km, 272km west-southwest of provincial capital Jayapura, the USGS said.

FBI interviews ex-CIA chief Petraeus

FBI interviews ex-CIA chief Petraeus [about his lame affair - not his war crimes] 06 Apr 2013 FBI agents interviewed ex-CIA chief David Petraeus to probe whether secret files had been passed to the woman at the center of the scandal that brought him down, USA Today reported.

17 year-old alleged Anonymous member arrested in Australia

17 year-old alleged Anonymous member arrested in Australia 05 Apr 2013 A teenager who is suspected to be part of hacking collective Anonymous has been apprehended in Australia. The unnamed 17 year-old has been charged with "unauthorised access to computer data," and has appeared in Parramatta Children's Court today over allegations that they have committed "serious offences" on the behalf of hacktivist collective Anonymous.

Guantanamo Hunger Strike Grows as Military Locks Out Press

Guantanamo Hunger Strike Grows as Military Locks Out Press 05 Apr 2013 In the midst of an ongoing hunger strike, the military is denying reporters access to the prison camps at Guantanamo Bay.

Italy pardons US officer in CIA rendition case

Italy pardons US officer in CIA rendition case 06 Apr 2013 Italian President Giorgio Napolitano on Friday pardoned a US air force officer who had been convicted for his role in the CIA's kidnapping of an Egyptian imam in Milan in 2003. "The president... has granted a pardon to Colonel Joseph L. Romano III", who was sentenced to five years in prison in a conviction that became final last September, the presidency said in a statement.

Obama formally proposes cuts to Social Security, Medicare

Obama formally proposes cuts to Social Security, Medicare 05 Apr 2013 President Obama next week will take the political risk of formally proposing cuts to Social Security and Medicare in his annual budget in an effort to demonstrate his willingness to compromise with Republicans [because he is one] and revive prospects for a long-term deficit-reduction deal, administration officials say.  Besides the tax increases that most Republicans continue to oppose, Mr.

Power restored to Japan nuclear plant cooling system

Power restored to Japan nuclear plant cooling system  --Details were not clear, and the outage was still under investigation. 05 Apr 2013 Power was restored Friday to a cooling system at a damaged nuclear plant in Japan that failed for the second time in a month after an outage caused by construction work to keep out rats suspected of setting off the earlier blackout.

Fukushima Plant’s Cooling System for Spent Nuclear Fuel Stops

Fukushima Plant’s Cooling System for Spent Nuclear Fuel Stops 05 Apr 2013 Tokyo Electric Power Co., the operator of the Fukushima Dai-Ichi plant, said a cooling system for one of its spent fuel pools at the crippled nuclear station stopped today. Tepco, as the company is known, expects the cooling system to resume operating by the end of today, it said in an e-mailed statement.

North Korea hides two missiles on east coast: report

North Korea hides two missiles on east coast: report 05 Apr 2013 North Korea has placed two of its intermediate range missiles on mobile launchers and hidden them on the east coast of the country, South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported on Friday, citing intelligence sources in South Korea. The report could not be confirmed... The North has threatened to attack bases on Guam if the United States launches a strike on it.

DOD Inspector General finds $900 million stockpile of Stryker parts

Sequester this: DOD Inspector General finds $900 million stockpile of Stryker parts 31 Mar 2013 The Army program charged with keeping thousands of eight-wheeled Strykers running over the past decade had its eye so much on wars in Iraq and Afghanistan that it neglected to keep its books.

Cancer clinics are turning away thousands of Medicare patients. Blame the sequester.

Cancer clinics are turning away thousands of Medicare patients. Blame the sequester. 03 Apr 2013 Cancer clinics across the country have begun turning away thousands of Medicare patients, blaming the sequester budget cuts. Oncologists say the reduced funding, which took effect for Medicare on April 1, makes it impossible to administer expensive chemotherapy drugs while staying afloat financially.

Daniel McGowan Jailed, Allegedly for Writing Huffington Post Blog

Daniel McGowan Jailed, Allegedly for Writing Huffington Post Blog 04 Apr 2013 The federal government on Thursday jailed Earth Liberation Front activist Daniel McGowan in response to an article he wrote for The Huffington Post, his wife Jenny Synan said.

Leaks reveal secrets of the rich who hide cash offshore

Leaks reveal secrets of the rich who hide cash offshore --Offshore financial industry leak exposes identities of 1,000s of holders of anonymous wealth from around the world 03 Apr 2013 Millions of internal records have leaked from Britain's offshore financial industry, exposing for the first time the identities of thousands of holders of anonymous wealth from around the world, from presidents to plutocrats, the daughter of a notorious dictator and a British million

Nato air strike in Ghazni 'kills Afghanistan police'

Nato air strike in Ghazni 'kills Afghanistan police' 04 Apr 2013 A Nato air strike in Afghanistan has killed four policemen and a civilian, officials say. The air strike took place in the eastern Ghazni province, where Nato planes had been called in for support. A spokesman for the provincial governor told the BBC the policemen were in civilian clothes and may have been mistaken for Taliban fighters.

Former Enron CEO Skilling may be freed from prison earlier

Former Enron CEO Skilling may be freed from prison earlier --Justice [sic] Department alerts victims to possible resentencing 04 Apr 2013 Jeffrey Skilling, the former Enron Corp chief executive serving a 24-year prison term over the energy company's spectacular collapse, may get a chance to leave prison early. The U.S.

Holmes's doctor warned police before Colo. theater attack

Holmes's doctor warned police before Colo. theater attack 05 Apr 2013 A University of Colorado psychiatrist told campus police a month before the Aurora movie theater attack that James Holmes had homicidal thoughts and was a public danger, according to records unsealed Thursday. Lynne Fenton, a psychiatrist at the Denver campus, told police that Holmes had also "threatened and harassed her via email/text messages" in June 2012.

FAA puts no-fly zone over Arkansas oil spill with Exxon employee in charge

FAA puts no-fly zone over Arkansas oil spill with Exxon employee in charge 04 Apr 2013 The FAA announced a temporary no-fly zone would be enacted indefinitely over the Arkansas oil spill. With word that an Exxon employee was controlling the airspace, though, speculation pointed to the idea the oil company was trying to keep the media away.

Monsanto Protection Act puts GM companies above federal courts

Detective, murder suspect dead after shooting in Miss. police station

Detective, murder suspect dead after shooting in Miss. police station 04 Apr 2013 A veteran detective and the murder suspect he was interviewing were killed Thursday, following an outburst of gunfire inside the Jackson, Mississippi, police headquarters. The detective was talking with the suspect when an altercation broke out and shots were fired, Othor Cain, a spokesman for the Hinds County Sheriff's Department, told CNN.

Officials investigating explosion at Georgia power plant

Officials investigating explosion at Georgia power plant 04 Apr 2013 Fire officials say they're investigating an explosion at a coal-fired power plant northwest of Atlanta. Bartow County authorities say they are on the scene Thursday at Plant Bowen in Euharlee. The community is about 50 miles northwest of downtown Atlanta. Georgia Power representatives and fire officials are unsure of if anyone was injured.

Bird flu death toll hits five

Bird flu death toll hits five 05 Apr 2013 Fourteen people in the country's east - Shanghai, Anhui, Jiangsu and Zhejiang - have contracted the new bird flu strain. The virus was found in a pigeon sent to the National Avian Influenza Reference Laboratory in Harbin, the Ministry of Agriculture revealed yesterday. The bird had been found dead at the Agricultural and Sideline Products Wholesale Market in Shanghai's Songjiang district.

Rotterdam scientists created mutant bird flu viruses in laboratory

Rotterdam scientists created mutant bird flu viruses in laboratory 04 Apr 2013 Scientists in the Dutch city of Rotterdam know precisely what it takes for a bird flu to mutate into a potential human pandemic strain --because they've created just such mutant viruses in the laboratory.

Conn. governor signs USA's toughest gun law

Conn. governor signs USA's toughest gun law 04 Apr 2013 Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy signed the nation's most far-reaching gun control bill Thursday, the ceremony in Hartford concluding several emotional weeks of debate and compromise since the state was rocked and the world stunned by the mass murder of children in Newtown. "This is a profoundly emotional day for everyone in this room," Malloy, a Democrat, said moments before signing the bill.

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