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Huge Porter Ranch Gas Leak Has Finally Sort of Been Stopped

An aerial view of the damage at the site of the leak at the Aliso Canyon storage site. Photo by Earthworks, courtesy Environmental Defense Fund. A leak at a natural gas storage facility near Porter Ranch that's been raging...

Pentagon Calls on Gulf States to Step Up Anti-Daesh Coalition Funding

US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said that United States hopes the Persian Gulf states will contribute more and intensify the military campaign against the Daesh.

Gas Company Wants to Rush Residents Back Into Massive Gas Leak Neighborhood

A December 2015 photo of the area around the leaking well at the Aliso Canyon facility. Photo by Earthworks, courtesy Environmental Defense Fund. The three-and-a-half month long gas leak drama in Porter Ranch appears to finally be coming to...

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Cap-and-trade: In the Jan. 31 California section, an article about negotiations over how to spend more than $1 billion in funds collected from the auction of greenhouse gas pollution credits referred to the Natural Resources Defense Fund. The organization is the Natural Resources Defense Council....

Big Dorsey Wright ETF Gets Defensive After Sharp Drop

Technical analysis can be arcane, but here’s what it looks like in practice: the First Trust Dorsey Wright Focus 5 ETF (FV), the most successful exchange-traded fund launch in years, just reshuffled its holdings for the first time, dumping biotech stocks and adding defensive utilities, traders say and market evidence indicates. Investors who likely were […]

The Huge Porter Ranch Gas Leak Might Finally Be Stopped Next Week

A December 2015 photo of the area around the leaking well at the Aliso Canyon facility. Photo by Earthworks, courtesy Environmental Defense Fund. It's taken more than three months, the leak at a natural gas storage facility near Porter...

LA County Hits Gas Company With Criminal Charges for Huge Porter Ranch Leak

An aerial view of the damage at the site of the leak at the Aliso Canyon storage site. Photo by Earthworks, courtesy Environmental Defense Fund. The legal troubles just keep coming for the Southern California Gas Company, whose natural...

Pentagon chief unveils extra funds to bomb Islamic State and counter Russia

last weekNews : The Raw Story

US forces have fired so many smart bombs at Islamic State targets that stocks of the sophisticated weapons are dwindling, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Tuesday as he previewed the Pentagon’s enormous budget. American drones and warplanes are at the forefront of an 18-month-old...

'Micro' Drones, 'Arsenal' Plane, Railguns Funded in New Defense Budget

An "arsenal plane," swarming "microdrones" and anti-missile railgun projectiles were among the weapons concepts in the Pentagons budget proposal for 2017.

Pentagon Requests Billions to Support NATO Allies in Europe - Carter

The US Department of Defense (DOD) will quadruple its funding to support forces in Europe and will request $3.4 billion in 2017 budget to support its NATO allies in the region, US Secretary of Defense Aston Carter said in at the Economic Club in Washington, DC on Tuesday.

Pentagon chief to unveil mini-drones, anti-IS funds

US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter will on Tuesday preview the Pentagon’s plans for its 2017 budget, including extra cash to fight the Islamic State group, previously secret mini-drones and a beefed-up US presence in Europe’s east. The base budget for fiscal year 2017 is expected to be $524 billion, augmented by $59 billion for an

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last weekArts : Parterre Box

When it comes to throwing shade, Latrice Royale herself must surely yield her crown to the queen who made a contribution to the Rentboy.com Legal Defense Fund "In honor of David Gockley and San Francisco Opera's production of Gordon Getty's Usher House."

Israeli Accusations of Turkey – Daesh Cooperation Forces Answer from Ankara

Turkey will be forced to react after Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon accused Ankara of funding Daesh terrorists by buying oil from them, Iranian political scientist Seyed Hadi Afghahi told Sputnik.

Israel Says ISIS Militants Funded With Turkish Oil Money

Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon has accused Turkey of indirectly funding the Islamic State militant group (ISIS). Speaking to reporters in Athens, Yaalon said Tuesday that Turkey had bought oil from the Islamist extremists, allowing the group to fund its operations, though he implied that the practice has now stopped. Show More Summary

Israeli Defense Minister Calls On Turkey to Stop Funding Terrorism

Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon called on Ankara to stop financing terrorist groups.

"ISIS Has Enjoyed Turkish Money For Oil For A Very, Very Long Time": Israeli Defense Minister

Back in November, before the flames were even extinguished on the Su-24 Ankara shot down near the Syrian border, Vladimir Putin made a startling assertion. Turkey, he said, is funding ISIS. The startling part about Putin’s contention wasn’t that Turkey effectively functions as a state sponsor of terror. Show More Summary

Judge tells indicted congressman to rethink campaign focus

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A federal judge in Philadelphia has told indicted U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah (SHAW'-kah fa-TAH') to rethink his focus on raising money for re-election instead of his legal defense fund. Fattah is accused of taking bribes and misusing charitable donations and government grants.

Islamic State 'enjoyed Turkish money for oil': Israeli minister

ATHENS (Reuters) - Israel's defense minister said on Tuesday that Islamic State militants had been funded with 'Turkish money', an assertion that could hinder attempts to mend fences between the two countries after years of estrangement.

Disastrously Leaking Gas Facility Near Porter Ranch Will Have to Shut Down One of Its 111 Wells

A December 2015 photo of the area around the leaking well at the Aliso Canyon facility. Photo by Earthworks, courtesy Environmental Defense Fund. An enormous leak at a Southern California Gas Company natural gas storage facility in Aliso Canyon...

Disrupting the School to Prison Pipeline

For far too many students of color, entering the gateway to incarceration begins with a referral from the classroom to the courtroom. This phenomenon is referred to as the school-to-prison pipeline. The NAACP Legal Defense Fund described...Show More Summary

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