thedailysheeple.com / By Melissa Melton / August 28th, 2014
Apparently not all city councils are thrilled with the idea of their local police department driving around “protecting” their streets with mine resistant, ambush protected vehicles straight off the battlefields in Iraq and Afghanistan.
The city council of Davis, California, a [...]
infowars.com / by PAUL JOSEPH WATSON | AUGUST 28, 2014
In the aftermath of unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, Davis City Council has ordered its police department to get rid of an MRAP military vehicle within 60 days.
The $700,000 dollar vehicle was acquired for free just a few weeks ago through the U.S. [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 08/27/2014 12:21
While today even the pundits are aghast at the latest Snapchat valuation round, which according to the WSJ has Kleiner Perkins inject a laughable $20 million into the private-parts photography service, boosting its valuation to a whopping $10 billion in a clear windowdressing mark-up round, [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 08/27/2014 10:28
Damages from the earthquake that hit the San Francisco area this weekend are estimated to be as high as $4 billion. For many cities around the world, particularly coastal cities situated on the geologically active Ring of Fire, an earthquake could be catastrophically destructive. Bloomberg looks [...]
wolfstreet.com / By Adi Kamdar, Electronic Frontier Foundation / August 26, 2014
The longer my information is out there, the worse the issue gets, yet still no action. I have paid for unpublishing my information for years as I testified in a murder trial. Now, my wife, children, and I are [a]ll in danger; [...]
shtfplan.com / By Mac Slavo / August 25th, 2014
These days you never know what could be used as a deadly weapon of mass destruction requiring a militarized SWAT response.
In San Marcos, California, where students and staff members are always looking out for potential domestic terrorists, a call to [...]
policestateusa.com / by Site Staff in News / August 24, 2014
CALIFORNIA — The Supreme Court of California has ruled that a suspect’s silence can be used as evidence of guilt during trial.
The 4-3 decision reversed an appellate court’s ruling and reinstated a man’s felony conviction for [...]
theeconomiccollapseblog.com / By Michael Snyder / August 24th, 2014
If you thought that the earthquake that struck northern California on Sunday was something, just wait until you see what is coming in the years ahead. As you will read about below, we live at a time when earthquake activity is dramatically increasing. [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 08/24/2014 23:31 -0400
Because average prices for similar goods are much higher in California or New York than in Mississippi or South Dakota, The Tax Foundation notes points out that the same amount of dollars will buy you comparatively less in the high-price states, or comparatively more in low-price [...]
zerohedge.com / by Erico Matias Tavares of Sinclair & Co / 08/22/2014 15:54
The obstinate drought in California is showing no signs of letting up, and is now being compared to the last major drought which took place during 1976 and 1977.
Back then, the state was not as well equipped [...]
infowars.com / by STEVE WATSON / AUGUST 22, 2014
Researchers with three of the nation’s top Universities have concluded that TSA body scanners can be easily defeated by anyone with a modicum of know how, confirming what Infowars first reported two years ago, that the machines are useless.
Researchers at the University of California-San [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 08/20/2014 07:59 -0400
With the Ebola epidemic raging in east-Africa, and increasingly more countries paranoid, with good reason, the epidemic may enter to their borders, the worst case scenario so far for the US has been avoided: namely an Ebola patient zeroarriving on US shores. That [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 08/18/2014 18:01
While most headlines are focused on the devastating drought in California, which by some measures is the worst on record, there is another ‘factor’ that has exploded to record highs – the heat. As Bloomberg reports, the California heat this year is like [...]
The scene of a police shooting involving San Jose police versus a woman carrying a cordless drill. Aug. 14, 2014. (Source: Patrick Tehan / Bay Area News Group)
policestateusa.com / by Site Staff in News / August 15, 2014
SAN JOSE, CA — A 19-year-old woman was shot in the street during [...]
doctorhousingbubble.com / Dr. Housing Bubble / 11 Aug, 2014
Do you enjoy sleeping in your closet? Did you ever dream of living in a box similar to your cat or dog squeezing into those tight spaces? Then we have the right homes for you in Pasadena! It is interesting to see how [...]
alt-market.com / By Brandon Smith / 09 August 2014 06:21
EDITOR’S NOTE: Everyday I wake up and say, if not out loud then quietly in my mind – “Thank God I don’t live in California…” For those of you who do, the avalanche of anti-Constitutional provisions continues, and unfortunately, laws pursued by the establishment [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 08/07/2014 20:45
Everyone knows that New York and California have the largest concentration of uber-wealthy Americans, however what may be less known is who the richest people in the other 48 or so states are. So, without further ado, here is the full map of all the top BSDs [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 08/01/2014 17:00
As we previously commented, when scientists start using phrases such as “the worst drought” and “as bad as you can imagine” to describe what is going on in the western half of the country, you know that things are bad. However, in recent weeks the dreadful [...]
Image: US Drought Monitor
thedailysheeple.com / Chris Carrington / August 1st, 2014
The US Drought Monitor is reporting that 58% of California is now affected by a the crippling drought, and that it is spreading at an unprecedented rate.
The agency has five levels of alert, with ‘exceptional drought’ the [...]
wolfstreet.com / by Wolf Richter / July 31, 2014
I need to disclose upfront that I’m biased: I’m a beer lover. And I live in beer-paradise, the crazy state of California. Kicking back with a brewski from a local craft brewer, of which we have over 450, can make even the Fed’s capers less [...]