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by Volkonski
Tue Feb 18, 2020 5:12 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: LEAVE Brexit Vote: Leave EU Thu 23 June - Market and US Election Impact
Replies: 1524
Views: 94324

Re: LEAVE Brexit Vote: Leave EU Thu 23 June - Market and US Election Impact

Guardian news
@guardiannews
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Guardian front page, Wednesday 19 February 2020: Fears for UK economy as Johnson closes border to unskilled workers
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by Volkonski
Tue Feb 18, 2020 5:01 pm
Forum: ► ► Breaking News ◄ ◄
Topic: Bad things happening at Walmarts
Replies: 70
Views: 4888

Re: Bad things happening at Walmarts

Rob Quirk
@KOAARobQuirk
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#BREAKINGNEWS
Broomfield police say one person is in custody amid an "active shooting situation" at a Walmart store near 120th and Sheridan in Broomfield. Officials say police have secured the area and they don't believe there's any immediate danger.
by Volkonski
Tue Feb 18, 2020 4:59 pm
Forum: ► ► Breaking News ◄ ◄
Topic: Bad things happening at Walmarts
Replies: 70
Views: 4888

Re: Bad things happening at Walmarts

CBS 42
@CBS_42
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BREAKING LIVE: Broomfield, Colorado police say one person is now in custody amid an "active shooting situation" at a Walmart. http://bit.ly/2P69VV2
by Volkonski
Tue Feb 18, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: ► ► Breaking News ◄ ◄
Topic: Bad things happening at Walmarts
Replies: 70
Views: 4888

Re: Bad things happening at Walmarts


Anthony Quintano
@AnthonyQuintano
Live outside the Walmart in Broomfield, Colorado where there is an active shooter situation.
by Volkonski
Tue Feb 18, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: American Culture & Current Events
Topic: New Diseases
Replies: 425
Views: 7899

Re: New Diseases

During the 1918-1919 influenza pandemic response to the disease in the USA was hampered by a lack of trained nurses. Due to WW I a significant number of nurses were at military hospitals both in the USA and in Europe. The number of cases overwhelmed hospitals and mortuaries. People died who might ha...
by Volkonski
Tue Feb 18, 2020 12:59 pm
Forum: American Culture & Current Events
Topic: New Diseases
Replies: 425
Views: 7899

Re: New Diseases

Rachel Cheung
@rachel_cheung1
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Mask heist in Japan. 6000 masks stolen from the Red Cross Kobe Hospital. https://japantimes.co.jp/news/2020/02/1 ... kvCpcARXDs
First toilet paper in Hong Kong and now masks in Japan. :roll:
by Volkonski
Tue Feb 18, 2020 4:21 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Hijack this thread
Replies: 27687
Views: 1225426

Re: Hijack this thread

"Sad and unsettling": Plymouth Rock among landmarks vandalized with red paint https://www.cbsnews.com/news/plymouth-rock-among-landmarks-vandalized-with-red-paint-2020-02-17/?ftag=CNM-00-10aab7e&linkId=82557882 Vandals also targeted the Pilgrim Maiden statue, the National Monument to the Forefather...
by Volkonski
Tue Feb 18, 2020 4:00 am
Forum: American Culture & Current Events
Topic: New Diseases
Replies: 425
Views: 7899

Re: New Diseases

After Shanghai’s high Covid-19 recovery rate officials now focus on getting manufacturing hub back on its feet https://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/3051122/after-shanghais-high-covid-19-recovery-rate-officials-now-focus As of Monday, 161 of the 332 Covid-19 patients in Shanghai had fully...
by Volkonski
Tue Feb 18, 2020 3:53 am
Forum: American Culture & Current Events
Topic: New Diseases
Replies: 425
Views: 7899

Re: New Diseases

China releases largest study on Covid-19 outbreak https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/china-releases-largest-study-on-covid-19-outbreak/ar-BB1066Sk?li=BBnb7Kz Health officials in China have published the first details of more than 70,000 cases of Covid-19, in the biggest study since the outbreak b...
by Volkonski
Tue Feb 18, 2020 3:40 am
Forum: Energy & Environment
Topic: Plant, Insect, Bird, Fish & Animal Populations
Replies: 56
Views: 3986

Re: Plant, Insect, Bird, Fish & Animal Populations

India's bird population 'going down sharply' https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-india-51541741?ocid=socialflow_twitter The State of India's Birds report relied on the observations of more than 15,000 birdwatchers who helped assess the status of 867 birds. It found the greatest decline in the numbe...
by Volkonski
Tue Feb 18, 2020 12:01 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Hijack this thread
Replies: 27687
Views: 1225426

Re: Hijack this thread

Falwell and W.Va. governor pitch Virginia secession plea https://apnews.com/d9ee8611eb59aedff84160ae1be27d14?fbclid=IwAR1T4avzjW2DVDlcerDdAwpehRDfBov0mZdiV_vv4W0AXw-_s4GRHXy0ZYQ In what they acknowledged is a long-shot bid, West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice and Liberty University President Jerry Falwe...
by Volkonski
Mon Feb 17, 2020 11:21 pm
Forum: Courts, Law, and Legal Issues
Topic: Joel & Mary Rich v Fox News Network et al; USDC SDNY; Re Seth Rich/Wikileaks Story
Replies: 91
Views: 7627

Re: Joel & Mary Rich v Fox News Network et al; USDC SDNY; Re Seth Rich/Wikileaks Story

https://twitter.com/StuartBlaugrund/status/1229600361545113601 Stuart Blaugrund @StuartBlaugrund Replying to @c_obro @DevinCow and 5 others Sounds like NPR has dropped the bomb: Motion for Sanctions Pursuant to Rule 11 for Violations Committed by Plaintiff and His Counsel. Mr. Biss may have another ...
by Volkonski
Mon Feb 17, 2020 11:16 pm
Forum: Courts, Law, and Legal Issues
Topic: Joel & Mary Rich v Fox News Network et al; USDC SDNY; Re Seth Rich/Wikileaks Story
Replies: 91
Views: 7627

Re: Joel & Mary Rich v Fox News Network et al; USDC SDNY; Re Seth Rich/Wikileaks Story

Right-Wing Activists Discussed Wiretapping Seth Rich’s Family, Three People in the Room Say https://www.thedailybeast.com/right-wing-activists-discussed-wiretapping-seth-richs-family-three-people-in-the-room-say?ref=author One of their topics was responding to online critics of wealthy Texas busine...
by Volkonski
Mon Feb 17, 2020 10:02 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Rest in Peace
Replies: 5264
Views: 344970

Re: Rest in Peace

M-A-S-H Actor Kellye Nakahara Wallett Dies at 72 https://time.com/5785549/mash-kellye-nakahara-wallett-dies/?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=editorial&utm_term=entertainment_television&linkId=82544778 Kellye Nakahara Wallett, a film and television actress best known for playing Lt...
by Volkonski
Mon Feb 17, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: ► ► Breaking News ◄ ◄
Topic: Another Industrial Disaster - Tragedy
Replies: 126
Views: 6929

Re: Another Industrial Disaster - Tragedy

Large fire erupts after gas line rupture in Corpus Christi https://abc13.com/5939401/?ex_cid=TA_KTRK_TW&taid=5e4b4ea781f808000152acbe&utm_campaign=trueAnthem:+Trending+Content&utm_medium=trueAnthem&utm_source=twitter One hundred and fifty foot flames were shooting from the ruptured line, Corpus Chr...
by Volkonski
Mon Feb 17, 2020 9:17 pm
Forum: American Culture & Current Events
Topic: New Diseases
Replies: 425
Views: 7899

Re: New Diseases

https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/02/disruption-enormous-coronavirus-epidemic-snarls-science-worldwide Scientific meetings that have been canceled or postponed Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory and Cold Spring Harbor Asia have canceled all meetings planned for Suzhou, China “through at least the end ...
by Volkonski
Mon Feb 17, 2020 9:05 pm
Forum: American Culture & Current Events
Topic: New Diseases
Replies: 425
Views: 7899

Re: New Diseases

Starting to see posts about "Chinese scientists" who think Covid-19 came from a laboratory. Of course there are many types of scientists most of whom know little about virology. Here's a virologist from Columbia University explaining why it is highly unlikely the new virus was made in a lab. Dr. Ang...
by Volkonski
Mon Feb 17, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: American Culture & Current Events
Topic: New Diseases
Replies: 425
Views: 7899

Re: New Diseases

Don't have a total number but certainly many thousands. Unprecedented China Travel Bans Leave Thousands Stranded https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-02-06/china-travel-bans-leave-thousands-stranded-around-the-world Olivia, a Hong Kong-based insurance agent, is among the thousands of residen...
by Volkonski
Mon Feb 17, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: American Culture & Current Events
Topic: New Diseases
Replies: 425
Views: 7899

Re: New Diseases

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by Volkonski
Mon Feb 17, 2020 6:14 pm
Forum: American Culture & Current Events
Topic: New Diseases
Replies: 425
Views: 7899

Re: New Diseases

Lack of Chinese tourists hurting hospitality industry worldwide. https://t.co/HppDqyvYbZ?amp=1 https://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-india-tourism/india-tour-operators-face-severe-blow-from-china-coronavirus-idUSKBN2011IS https://time.com/5783505/thailand-asia-tourism-covid-19-china-corona...
by Volkonski
Mon Feb 17, 2020 6:05 pm
Forum: American Culture & Current Events
Topic: New Diseases
Replies: 425
Views: 7899

Re: New Diseases

Royal 60th birthday party CANCELLED due to coronavirus https://mycitybeat.com/royal-revelation-royal-60th-birthday-party-cancelled-due-to-coronavirus/?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter The Emperor’s birthday is a national holiday on the Japanese calendar, currently celebrated on February 23. On...
by Volkonski
Mon Feb 17, 2020 5:06 pm
Forum: American Culture & Current Events
Topic: New Diseases
Replies: 425
Views: 7899

Re: New Diseases

China was already facing a shortage of pork due to a virus affecting pigs. Refrigerated cargo is being diverted from Chinese ports https://www.freightwaves.com/news/refrigerated-cargo-is-being-diverted-from-chinese-ports The Chinese population still has the same demand for food, but a major logistic...
by Volkonski
Mon Feb 17, 2020 4:57 pm
Forum: American Culture & Current Events
Topic: New Diseases
Replies: 425
Views: 7899

Re: New Diseases

Steve Herman @W7VOA Repatriated Americans who were aboard #DiamondPrincess and tested positive for #coronavirus have been moved to Omaha, #Nebraska, according to @StateDept Steve Herman @W7VOA · 2h Replying to @W7VOA and @StateDept According to a @StateDept official, 14 US citizens who tested posit...
by Volkonski
Mon Feb 17, 2020 4:39 pm
Forum: American Culture & Current Events
Topic: New Diseases
Replies: 425
Views: 7899

Re: New Diseases

Japan enters "new phase" of coronavirus outbreak https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/news/backstories/878/ The number of coronavirus cases in Japan has now reached over 500, including 454 from a cruise ship docked near Tokyo. The health ministry is scrambling to come up with measures to limit the ou...

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