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Oct 01, 2014

Air drop blunder sees water, food and ammunition delivered to ISIS militants by mistake

The aid drops were meant to help Iraqi soldiers desperately fending off jihadist fighters in the western province of Anbar, but instead fell into the hands of the Islamic insurgents...

Oct 02, 2014

Up to 15 Feared Dead in Wednesday Blast at Bulgarian Explosives Plant

The death toll from Wednesday’s blast at an explosives factory in northwestern Bulgaria could be as high as 15, according to unofficial estimates. State-run Bulgarian National Radio reported on Thursday morning that the site of the explosion at the f...

Oct 02, 2014

Explosion-Hit Explosives Plant in NW Bulgaria Functioned Despite Numerous Penalty Notices

Bulgaria’s caretaker Labor Minister Yordan Hristoskov informed that the explosives factory near the village of Gorni Lom, which was stricken by a powerful blast on Wednesday, had been issued a number of penalty notices. The blast at the privately-own... #TNT #Bulgaria

Oct 02, 2014

Chief Prosecutor to Personally Investigate Gorni Lom Ammo Plant Blast

Bulgaria's Chief Prosecutor Sotir Tsatsarov has said he is personally committed to the probe into the explosions that razed the Midzhur factory with 14 to 15 people feared dead. Tsatsarov also denies previous information that the prosecuting authorit... #TNT #Bulgaria

Oct 02, 2014

Blast at Explosives Plant Likely Due To Human Error - Ammo Expert

A human error is the likely cause of Wednesday’s blast at an explosives factory in northwestern Bulgaria, leading ammunition expert Valentin Radev has said. Radev, a former Bulgarian deputy defence minister,  told Nova TV channel that according to th... #TNT #Bulgaria

Sep 27, 2014

(Video) Man United 2-1 West Ham: Ten Men Edge to Victory Despite Wayne Rooney Red Card

Old Trafford side secure much needed win. Read more : Robin Van Persie Goal : Dutchman fires nets Man United's second against West Ham Wayne Rooney red card : Man United skipper sent off for crude kick on Stewart Downing Man United picked up a much n... #Wayne Rooney #Robin van Persie #Stewart Downing #Louis van Gaal #England national football team #Old Trafford #Manchester United

Sep 29, 2014

Canada’s surplus military gear goes mostly to museums, not police

OTTAWA—As the debate over the militarization of police continues in the United States, new data reveals surplus military equipment in Canada is more likely to end up in a museum than with a municipality. Data compiled by the Department of National De... #Afghanistan #Canada #Ottawa #Glasgow #New York Times Company

Sep 23, 2014

Polaroid Cube: The Cutest Action Camera Yet

If a mobile camera app icon manifested into a physical product, it would be the new Polaroid Cube. And judging by the looks of this wee little box, the action camera might just win over plenty of hearts, helmets and handlebars. The Cube, which starts... #Afghanistan #Canada #Ottawa #Glasgow #New York Times Company

Sep 23, 2014

Secret Service interviewed accused intruder twice

By ALICIA A. CALDWELL Secret Service agents in Virginia and Washington earlier this summer twice interviewed an Army veteran accused of climbing over a White House fence during the weekend and running into the executive mansion in the two months befo... #Virginia #Secret Service #Washington, D.C. #White House #House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

Sep 23, 2014

Obama lauds Secret Service as probes reveal alleged intruder’s focus on White House

President Barack Obama expressed confidence Monday in the Secret Service, as authorities launched inquiries into how an armed man made it to the front door of the White House, a man with hundreds of rounds of ammunition in his nearby car and an alleg... #Barack Obama #Secret Service #Washington, D.C. #White House