Friday, August 12, 2016

Show Notes 08-09-2016

Tuesday Show 8-9-16

Border Patrol detains Canadian teens who crossed border playing 'Pokemon GO'
HELENA, Mont. –  U.S. Border Patrol officials say two Canadian teenagers were briefly apprehended after they accidentally crossed the U.S. border into Montana while playing the game "Pokemon GO."
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West Coast meth boss allegedly used Facebook to run drug ring from Mexico
A fugitive from Washington State allegedly used Facebook and WhatsApp to run a major methamphetamine ring that stretched from California to Alaska.
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Critics leery as aid groups clamor for federal refugee funds
Zeze Rwasama's Idaho nonprofit gets $900 a head to meet Syrian refugees at the airport and help them adjust to their new lives in America, but some critics say the rush for federal tax dollars could put local communities at risk.
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Study of Tweets Shows Washington State Is Most Welcoming to Refugees
Based on thousands of tweets, Washington State is the most welcoming to refugees of all the 50 states, a recent study analyzing certain hashtags on Twitter since January 2015 found.
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Indian Government Abandons Costly Solar Power, Becomes World’s Largest Producer Of Greenhouse Gases
The Indian government is wasting huge amounts of solar power because the panels are too expensive to operate, according to a letter sent to the government Monday by the country’s green energy ministry.
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Moon Travel is Getting Cheaper
Moon Express wants to send you into outer space. During an interview on the FOX Business Network’s Varney & Co., co-founder and chairman Naveen Jain outlined the company’s plan to monetize the moon.
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Guy Johnson predicts Indian allegiances
On Staten Island on this day in 1776, Guy Johnson, British Superintendent of Indian Affairs, returns from England and shares his confidence that the Iroquois will choose to ally themselves with the British crown.
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