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BBC News – Japan’s Fukushima in toxic water leak after heavy rain

http://rt.com/files/news/20/cb/f0/00/952354_galushko_web.mp4 “Our pumps could not keep up with the rainwater. As a result, it flowed over some containment areas,” Tepco spokesman, Yoshikazu Nagai, told Reuters news agency. Strontium-90 is a radioactive by-product of the fission of uranium and plutonium inside a nuclear reactor. It is easily absorbed by the human body and is thought to […]

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The 93-Year-Old Legend Living Off the Land in the California Wilderness You’ll Wish You Could Meet | Video | TheBlaze.com

There’s a man living in the Ventana Wilderness in central California’s Santa Lucia Mountains who has been the fascination of many for years. Why? Because he’s 93 years old, lives alone five miles from the nearest road (the way he likes it) and has a different view of life. via The 93-Year-Old Legend Living Off the […]

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Australia Bushfires: New South Wales declares state of emergency as blaze threatens Sydney – The Independent

A state of emergency was declared in New South Wales yesterday amid warnings that bushfires which have already destroyed nearly 200 homes in the Blue Mountains, west of Sydney, will intensify in the coming days and threaten outer suburbs of Australia’s largest city. via Australia Bushfires: New South Wales declares state of emergency as blaze […]

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U.S. debt jumps a record $328 billion in a day — tops $17 trillion for first time – Washington Times

U.S. debt jumped a record $328 billion on Thursday, the first day the federal government was able to borrow money under the deal President Obama and Congress sealed this week. The debt now equals $17.075 trillion, according to figures the Treasury Department posted online on Friday. via U.S. debt jumps a record $328 billion — […]

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The International Monetary Fund Lays The Groundwork For Global Wealth Confiscation – Forbes

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) quietly dropped a bomb in its October Fiscal Monitor Report. Titled “Taxing Times,” the report paints a dire picture for advanced economies with high debts that fail to aggressively “mobilize domestic revenue.” It goes on to build a case for drastic measures and recommends a series of escalating income and […]

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