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Project to contain Chernobyl radiation delayed again, facing massive budget shortfall

2015/04/29

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A project to seal off Chernobyl with a massive arch to prevent radioactive material from leaking from the site is facing a facing a million million shortfall according to...

Indonesia executes eight drug convicts

2015/04/29

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Indonesia executed eight convicted drug smugglers including Australian nationals and a Brazilian national by firing squad shortly after midnight on Tuesday promoting angry reactions from Australia and Brazil The...

Italy foils al-Qaeda plot against the Vatican

2015/04/25

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Italian police arrested ten people on Friday and were seeking eight others suspected of belonging to a group linked to al Qaeda that planned an attack on the Vatican...

Scientists turn smartphones into personal Earthquake Detectors

2015/04/24

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw U S scientists found sensors in smartphones and similar devices can be used to build early earthquake warning systems according to a study published in the inaugural issue of...

SkyWest flight makes emergency landing in Buffalo

2015/04/23

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A United Express flight operated by SkyWest Airlines made a rapid descent and emergency landing in Buffalo on Wednesday after three passengers reportedly lost consciousness SkyWest Flight was enroute...

Islamic State leader was wounded in airstrike

2015/04/22

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was reportedly seriously wounded in an airstrike in Iraq in March according to an article published by the Guardian although the Pentagon has...

Asian strain of dog flu spreads across US Midwest

2015/04/17

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Thousands of dogs across the Midwest have been infected with a new strain of dog flu originating in Asia The canine influenza virus is a strain known as H...

Houston police shoot man dead after high-speed car chase

2015/04/16

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A -year-old man was shot to death by police after a high-speed car chase lead to a multi-vehicle crash in Houston on Wednesday The chase ensued after Houston police...

Car bomb explodes on Koh Samui

2015/04/11

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A car bomb has exploded on Thailand s tourist island of Samui on Friday wounding seven people The car packed with explosives was parked in the car park of...

Massive oil discovery near UK’s Gatwick airport

2015/04/10

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A UK oil exploration company has said it has discovered oil reserves of up to billion barrels beneath southern England The discovery was made at Horse Hill near Gatwick...

Gunman shoots guard at U.S. Census Bureau

2015/04/10

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A gunman rammed his vehicle into the U S Census Bureau headquarters in Maryland on Thursday evening before shooting and killing a security guard The incident reportedly began when...

Massive fire destroys GE’s Louisville facility

2015/04/04

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A huge fire destroyed a section of General Electric s facility in Kentucky on Friday forcing it to temporarily suspend home-appliance production The fire broke out in Building at...

Al-Shabaab threat in Kenya

2015/04/03

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Islamist militant group al-Shabaab killed at least people in a Kenya university attack on Thursday Experts warn the group may continue to attack the country as it tries to...

Gunmen storm university in Kenya

2015/04/02

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Masked gunmen have launched a deadly attack at a university in eastern Kenya on Thursday reportedly taking an unknown number of students and teachers hostage inside the campus At...

ISIS seizes Yarmouk refugee camp in Damascus

2015/04/02

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Islamic State fighters have seized most parts of the Yarmouk refugee camp on the outskirts of Damascus according to reports placing the terrorist group just a small distance away...

Twenty-three people charged in New York Medicaid fraud ring

2015/04/01

For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Twenty-three people have been indicted for being part of an alleged Medicaid fraud ring that took advantage of thousands of homeless people in New York to claim millions of dollars from...

UK scientists use medieval remedy to kill superbug MRSA

2015/03/31

For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw UK Scientists successfully recreated and used a thousand-year-old Anglo Saxon remedy to kill hospital superbug MRSA Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus otherwise known as the superbug MRSA is a bacteria resistant to many...

China suspected of launching massive cyber attack against GitHub

2015/03/31

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw US coding website GitHub says it is facing the largest cyber attack in its history China is thought to be behind the attack which began on Thursday and is...

Germanwings co-pilot hid illness from airline

2015/03/28

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Investigators found torn-up sick notes in the home of Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz including one for the day of the fatal crash that killed people German prosecutors said they...

Airlines to adopt two-person cockpit rule in wake of Germanwings crash

2015/03/27

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Major airlines around the world have begun to adopt a new safety policy that requires two crew members in the cockpit at all times in the wake of Tuesday...

Huge asteroid to skim past Earth

2015/03/26

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A huge asteroid called -YB is set to skim past Earth on Friday Asteroid -YB is believed to be meters wide the same as the height of the Kingdom...

Five dead babies found in house in France

2015/03/20

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw The bodies of five dead babies were found inside a house in southwestern France on Thursday Police were called to a property in Louchats close to Bordeaux after a...

Myanmar bomb kills four in China

2015/03/14

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw China has lodged diplomatic protests after a bomb fell from a Myanmar warplane killed four people in China on Friday The bomb struck a sugarcane field near the city...

Islamic State uses chlorine gas in roadside bombs

2015/03/13

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Iraqi officials said Islamic State militants have resorted to using chlorine gas in roadside bomb attacks The Islamic State has been putting chlorine inside homemade roadside bombs since late...

Black Hawk crashes in Florida, human remains found

2015/03/12

For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw Human remains have been found after a Black Hawk helicopter carrying eleven Marines and soldiers went down during a training mission off the Florida Panhandle on Tuesday night The seven Marines...

Scientists discover Earth’s inner-inner core

2015/02/13

Scientists from China and United States have discovered that the Earth s inner core has another core at its centre A research team led by University of Illinois geology professor Xiaodong Song gathered readings of seismic waves that resonate in...

Zero-gravity cup designed for astronauts to drink coffee in space

2015/02/04

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw US researchers have developed a D-printed zero-gravity espresso cup that will be sent to the International Space Station in February The Zero-Gravity Espresso Cup developed by the Maseeh College...

NASA launches SMAP satellite to study moisture levels in soil

2015/02/03

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw NASA successfully launched a satellite on a Delta II rocket from Vandenberg Air Force base on Saturday to observe moisture levels in the earth s soil NASA s Soil...

Technology cutting hospital time for premature babies

2015/02/02

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw A medical device known as the Pea Pod has been developed to help premature babies grow faster and lessen their time in the neonatal intensive care unit The Pea...

Measles cases linked to Disneyland outbreak on the rise

2015/01/23

RESTRICTIONS NONE For story suggestions please contact tips nma com tw California state officials cautioned people who haven t been vaccinated against measles to avoid visiting the Disneyland theme park in Anaheim A total of cases of measles have been...

Emergency residential power generator illustration

2012/07/04

For residents who experience regular power outages it's a good idea to set up backup standby generators that turn on automatically during an outage Portable generators can also be used in place standby generators to power a house This animation...
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