Daily News @ http://RevolutionNews.US ~ The United States conducted a subcritical nuclear test Sept. 15 in a Nevada underground test site, marking the first such experiment since President Barack Obama took office in January 2009, the U.S. Energy Department said Tuesday.
The experiment, which did not entail a chain reaction that would create a nuclear explosion, was the 24th subcritical test the country has conducted since 1997, and the first one since August 2006 under the administration of President George W. Bush.Read more »
Daily News @ http://RevolutionNews.US ~ California may back new state debt with marijuana taxes if proposition 19 legalizing the drug passes, according Amy Resnick of Bond Buyer.
Resnick cites attendees at California Public Finances Conference who are suggesting the market would accept the plan, if it is legalized.Read more »
Daily News @ http://RevolutionNews.US ~ RAWSTORY.COM - Contractors working for the Pentagon "funneled US taxpayer dollars to Afghan warlords and strongmen linked to murder, kidnapping, and bribery, as well as to Taliban and anti-coalition activities," says a congressional report released Thursday...Read more »
Daily News @ http://RevolutionNews.US ~ Firefighters watch home burn down because owner hadn't paid $75 ..The fire reportedly started in some barrels outside. As the flames crept closer to the home, Cranick says he offered to pay whatever it would take. The plea fell on deaf ears. Hours later, the home was gone.
So were three dogs and a cat.
"They coulda' been saved if they put water on it. But they didn't do it," Cranick told MSNBC.Read more »
Daily News @ http://RevolutionNews.US ~ Cops Raid Middle School Looking for Weed, Find Tomatoes...
Some parents, who did not want to be named, said they, too, were concerned about the raid on their children's school.
Pantano said she did not want to make too big an issue out of the raid, but questioned why such a commotion was necessary when anyone who asked would have been given a tour of the greenhouses.Read more »
Daily News @ http://RevolutionNews.US ~ Police arrest an Albuquerque middle school teacher after finding 20 pounds of marijuana at her house. Police say their investigation started after the teacher's own son was arrested for having pot on a middle school campus.
There were also reports that student was selling pot at school.
A concerned citizen actually tipped off police, saying that student's mother, an APS teacher, was growing pot at her home....Read more »
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