Category: Breaking News

March 2012 Breaks Records for Warmest Month, NOAA Reports

State College, Pa. — 10 April 2012 — meteorologists report the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration released their March 2012 National Overview report today, confirming that March was more than just a month of scattered warmth — it shattered records across the U.S., becoming the only month ever recorded, except for January 2006, that

L.A. CBP Recover 20 Stolen High-End Vehicles Bound for Hong Kong and Vietnam

LOS ANGELES—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Officers assigned to the Outbound Enforcement Team (OET) at the Los Angeles/Long Beach Seaport intercepted and recovered a total of 20 stolen vehicles bound for Hong Kong and Vietnam. The vehicles, falsely manifested as “used fitness equipment,” have a combined estimated value of $1.5 million. CBP officers discovered

Northern Japan Hit By Strong Earthquake

The Japan Meteorological Agency is reporting a that a 6.4 magnitude earthquake hit Northern Japan, thankfully with little to no structual damage and with no risk of another devastating tsunami.   The center of the quake hit off the coast of Iwate, which was in the area that was heavily damaged by last years major

Earthquakes Rock Acapulco, Mexico City

The news and social media sites around the world are ablaze with updates on the 7.6 earthquake that has hit near Acapulco, felt also in Mexico City, as buildings swayed.  It’s been reported that the Mexico early warning system kicked in to warn Mexico City residents in advance of the tremors.  Mexico City residents were