Wednesday, March 09, 2016

Show Notes 03-03-2016

Thursday Show 03-3-16

Update on the aftermath of the Oregon Standoff
Clatsop County District Attorney Josh Marquis has filed a complaint with the state bar against Ammon Bundy's lawyers, contending their pretrial statements outside federal court and released recordings of their client will unfairly prejudice future jurors.
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More on the aftermath of the Oregon Standoff
They're officers from the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, staffing posts once held by anti-government protesters. But they'll soon be gone, too, as the agency takes steps to return the compound to normal.
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Pacific Commander: China Heading Toward Operational, Tactical Control of Major U.S. Trade Route
If China continues to arm all of the bases they've reclaimed in the South China Sea...they will change the operational landscape in the region," Admiral Harry Harris, head of U.S. Pacific Command, told a news conference on Thursday.
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US Admiral Proposes 4-Nation Effort to Safeguard Freedom of Navigation in Asian Waters
For the second time in ten days, a senior U.S. official has raised the prospect of joint U.S.-India naval patrols in a region where China’s expanding territorial and military ambitions have raised tensions, and this time the top U.S. military commander in the Pacific suggested widening the proposed cooperation to include Japan and Australia as well.
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Officials: Gun-toting veteran saves life of Bastrop deputy
Not thinking about his own life, a local Marine veteran jumped into action and stopped a man from reaching a Bastrop deputy’s gun as the suspect pummeled the officer during a struggle earlier this month.
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Army Veteran fired from CVS after trying to stop robbery
Not thinking about his own life, a local Marine veteran jumped into action and stopped a man from reaching a Bastrop deputy’s gun as the suspect pummeled the officer during a struggle earlier this month.
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A Year is Not 365 Days Long
The length of a year on Earth is defined by the time it takes our planet to complete a full orbit around the Sun. Called a tropical year, solar year, astronomical year or equinoctial year, it is approximately 365.242189 days long on average. Its length changes slightly over time.
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This Day in history
Silas Deane, Connecticut delegate to the Continental Congress, leaves for France on a secret mission on this day in 1776. The Committee of Congress for Secret Correspondence, consisting of Benjamin Franklin, Benjamin Harrison, John Dickinson, John Hay and Robert Morris, instructed Deane to meet with French Foreign Minister Charles Gravier, comte de Vergennes, to stress America’s need for military stores and assure the French that the colonies were moving toward “total separation.
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Iranian refugees sew mouths shut to protest French camp demolition
Six Iranian migrants have sewed their mouths shut to protest the mass evictions and destruction of a large swath of a migrant camp in northern France in a desperate bid to bring attention to their plight.
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Top US Commander in Europe: Terrorists, Returning Fighters Now a ‘Daily’ Part of Refugee Flow
The top U.S. military commander in Europe told lawmakers Tuesday that the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS/ISIL) is infiltrating the ranks of refugees entering Europe, and that terrorists, returning foreign fighters and criminals are now part of the “daily” flow.
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Muslim Migrants’ Mass Sexual Attacks at Shopping Center in Germany
Large scale police effort in Sophienhof in Kiel : Two asylum seekers from Afghanistan molested three young women aged 15 , 16 and 17 years on Thursday afternoon . As the young girls tried to escape, they were pursued by about 30 men.
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