Tammy on March 27, 2017
Makes sense. Via Times of Israel. Bans issued earlier this week by the United States and the United Kingdom prohibiting electronic devices such as laptops and tablets in the cabin of flights from certain countries were in part impelled by a plot to smuggle an explosive-filled fake iPad onto a passenger plane. In a report published Sunday in the British daily The Guardian, an unnamed security source said that the decision by both the US and UK to implement the ban was not brought about by any specific instance but rather due to a number of reasons, including the iPad plot. Further details of the plot, such as the terror organization responsible or the country from which it originated, were...
Tammy on March 26, 2017
Yay! Via Daily News. A dog meat farm in South Korea is missing 46 dogs that arrived Sunday at New York’s Kennedy Airport after being rescued. The animals are headed for shelters in New York, Maryland and Pennsylvania. The Humane Society International is responsible for saving the dogs that would otherwise have been slaughtered. Humane Society officials say they awaited death in dirty, dark cages, and were fed barely enough to survive. The farm was in Goyang, South Korea. In the United States, the dogs will be available for adoption. But first, the Animal Habitat Shelter of New York plans to make sure each one is ready for a new life in someone’s home.
Tammy on March 22, 2017
As of right now, 2 are dead and there are multiple people with “catastrophic” injuries. Instead of scratching their heads about what is behind this, UK authorities are considering this terrorism immediately. Here’s the latest: NYT: U.K. Parliament Attacker Is Shot; Panic on Westminster Bridge Britain’s Parliament was placed on lockdown on Wednesday, plunging the country’s seat of power into turmoil, after an assailant with a knife killed a police officer and tried to storm the building, and a motorist on an adjacent bridge plowed over at least five pedestrians, killing at least one. The Metropolitan Police described the attack as a “a terrorist incident,” but many details, as well as the sequence of events, remained unclear. Security officers shot...