S.Korea, U.S. show differences over Japan’s Fukushima plans

SEOUL — South Korea raised concerns over Japan’s decision to release contaminated water from its crippled Fukushima nuclear plant into the sea with visiting U.S. climate envoy John Kerry, its foreign ministry said, but Kerry reaffirmed Washington’s confidence in the plan’s transparency. Read More …read more Source:: Nationalpost       

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“Fentanyl Is Here:” Las Vegas Suffers 200% Surge In Overdose Deaths

“Fentanyl Is Here:” Las Vegas Suffers 200% Surge In Overdose Deaths America has been engulfed with a drug problem for decades, but the situation is quickly deteriorating as the largest inbound fentanyl traffic into the country was recently reported. Not surprising, but Las Vegas has been the latest metro area to suffer an “alarming” surge in overdose deaths. […]

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The Oscar race for Best Sound is ‘Sound of Metal’ vs. ‘The Trial of the Chicago 7’

Darius Marder’s experimental “Sound of Metal” — the Oscar favorite for Best Sound — was surprisingly snubbed at the 68th annual MPSE Golden Reel Awards for sound editing on Friday, but then took sound mixing honors at the 57th annual CAS Awards on Saturday. The sound editors presented a three-way split between Aaron Sorkin’s multi-layered […]

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The Plutocrats Of Wall Street And Silicon Valley Are Scamming America

The Plutocrats Of Wall Street And Silicon Valley Are Scamming America Authored by Ryan McMaken via The Mises Institute, In recent years, it seems that the nation’s CEOs and billionaires are increasingly willing to drop the pretense that they are politically neutral entrepreneurs who simply want to go about their business. Last week, for example, […]

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