Florida county sinks surplus Air Force ship in Gulf of Mexico for artificial reef

Okaloosa County created a new artificial reef destination in the Gulf of Mexico on Friday when it sunk a 93-foot surplus military vessel in about 105 feet of water some 14 nautical miles southwest of East Pass. The steel boat, named Big Dawg, was donated by the Air Force and is the first large artificial reef wreck the county has deployed in more… Continue reading Florida county sinks surplus Air Force ship in Gulf of Mexico for artificial reef

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Fauci Admits Only Around Half Of His Agency’s Staff Are Vaccinated

Fauci Admits Only Around Half Of His Agency’s Staff Are Vaccinated Authored by Jack Phillips via The Epoch Times, Dr. Anthony Fauci, the head of the U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), said that about 40 percent of his agency’s employees have not received the COVID-19 vaccine, while a deputy at the U.S.… Continue reading Fauci Admits Only Around Half Of His Agency’s Staff Are Vaccinated

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Pics: Border crisis gets strange when bear climbs utility pole near Arizona/Mexico border

U.S. Border Patrol responded to a very different type of crisis Sunday near the Arizona/Mexico border. A black bear decided to take refuge atop a pair of utility poles along U.S. 191 near the town of Douglas. That’s about 120 miles southeast of Tuscon, on the Mexico border. Bear climbs two utility poles. (AZ Game & Fish Dept.) Arizona Game and Fish Department noted the… Continue reading Pics: Border crisis gets strange when bear climbs utility pole near Arizona/Mexico border

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China ‘using population claims’ to mask effect of mass incarceration in Xinjiang camps

This article was originally published by Radio Free Asia and is reprinted with permission. Official claims that China’s ethnic minority populations are growing faster than the majority Han population are being used to justify genocidal policies in Xinjiang, commentators said. “The growth rate of population of ethnic groups excluding Han is significantly higher than that… Continue reading China ‘using population claims’ to mask effect of mass incarceration in Xinjiang camps

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Newport Beach Council to Consider Disposal of ‘Legacy Materials’ in Harbor

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.—Newport Beach’s harbor commission has passed a resolution headed to city council recommending a small amount of dredging waste be buried in the harbor in a contained facility. The waste, which is unsuitable for dumping in the ocean, is currently being excavated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The proposed confined aquatic… Continue reading Newport Beach Council to Consider Disposal of ‘Legacy Materials’ in Harbor

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