Monthly Archives: April 2015

Who was Freddie Gray

Probable cause was destroyed by the drug war. It happened in stages, but even in the time that I was a police reporter, which would have been the early 80s to the early 90s, the need for police officers to … Continue reading

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New Titanic Survivor Story

Titanic’s secret saviour: The extraordinary story of the Countess of Rothes, an unsung hero of the 1912 disaster My great-grandmother Noël, Countess of Rothes, boarded lifeboat number eight at one in the morning, writes ANGELA YOUNG. And for the entirety … Continue reading

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Phony Bulloney

Hillary Clinton Wrong On Family’s Immigration History, Records Show Continue reading

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Somebody’s Darling air combat footage

www.theguardian.com/world/2015/aug/11/the-last-kamikaze-two-japanese-pilots-tell-how-they-cheated-death Targets: The operation was aiming to hunt down kamikaze fighters, one of which had hit the Formidable and exploded on the flight deck on May 9, the day after victory had been celebrated in Europe www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3073860/British-WWII-airman-predicted-d-killed-Japan.html Somebody’s Darling – … Continue reading

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LeBron James tribute Lauren Hill

www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3034565/You-never-forgotten-LeBron-James-posts-touching-farewell-letter-college-basketball-player-Lauren-Hill-dies-aged-19-inoperable-brain-cancer.html LeBron James tribute Lauren Hill

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Putin and the West

Russia has always had a love-hate relationship with the West. Continue reading

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China under stress

When a middle class arises and the struggle for survival is less of a burden, leisure time accumulates, which presses upon governments for participation from their citizens. “Xi needs popular support, but he is afraid of the public having real … Continue reading

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California Drought

California Drought Could Wipe Cities Off Map If Their Water Runs Out http://sacramento.cbslocal.com/2015/07/28/california-drought-could-wipe-cities-off-map-if-their-water-runs-out/ Rick Jackson treads through the debris-laden flow of the Kings River as water runs along its parched floor for the first time in six months. Fishermen are … Continue reading

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