January 16, 2021

Report: Flt. 370’s Last Position Was Over The Malacca Strait

The Malaysian military has radar data showing the missing Boeing 777 jetliner changed course and made it to the Malacca Strait, hundreds of kilometers (miles) from the last position recorded by civilian authorities, according to a senior military official. The development injects more mystery into the investigation of the disappearance of Saturday’s flight, and raises […]

Report: NSA Actually Received Phone Records from Euro Intelligence Agencies

Leaked U.S. documents appearing to show that the National Security Agency collected data on tens of millions of European phone records, an issue that has sparked outrage among U.S. allies, actually represented data handed over to the NSA by European intelligence services as part of joint operations, U.S. officials said Tuesday. The claim refutes reports […]

Acme Sharpened Pikes Report to Stockholders

This Report highlights for our stockholders some of the events taking place in Washington DC and the consequences of those developments on our profit picture this year. We believe this is an exciting time of opportunity for our sharpened pike business and believe our timely entry into the business of providing citizens with a means […]

March Jobs Report Continues Weakest Recovery Ever

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By Ross Kaminsky on 4.6.12 @ 9:11AM This morning, despite the stock market being closed, the Bureau of Labor Statistics released the jobs report for March. The average in surveys of economists was for a gain of about 209,000 non-farm jobs, but the actual report came in at […]

Report: Saudis may not send women to Olympics

Britain’s Prime Minister David Cameron, right, speaks with Saudi Arabia’s Defence Minister Prince Salman bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud during their meeting inside 10 Downing Street in London, Tuesday, April 3, 2012. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham-Pool) RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Plans for Saudi Arabia to send women to the Olympics for the first time appear to […]

Report: Corzine Authorized Transfer of $200 Million of Customer Funds

Via The Hill: Former MF Global head Jon Corzine directly authorized the transfer of $ 200 million of customer funds to fill a gap in one of the firm’s accounts, according to congressional investigators. A memo released Friday by investigators on the House Financial Services Committee quotes an email from a treasurer for the firm […]

Report: French Shooter Released by U.S. After Capture in Afghanistan

Via The Telegraph: [. . .] 15.54 Prosecutor Francois Molins said the US army previously sent the Toulouse gunman back to France after he was arrested in Afghanistan. Afghan police detained Mohammed Merah and then handed him over to the US army “who put him on the first plane headed to France,” Mr Molins said. […]

Report: Santorum Memo Is Strategy for Contested Convention

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By W. James Antle, III on 3.12.12 @ 9:18AM BuzzFeed is reporting that an internal strategy memo by Rick Santorum’s campaign can’t win the nomination outright before the convention, but could win in Tampa. Majority Needed for Romney, Not for SantorumMitt Romney must have a majority on the […]

Final report on W.Va. mine blast comes amid charge

FILE – In a Monday, April 5, 2010 file photo, emergency vehicles leave the entrance to Massey Energy’s Upper Big Branch Coal Mine in Montcoal, W.Va. after an explosion at the underground coal mine. Former Upper Big Branch mine boss Gary May, the superintendent of Massey Energy’s Upper Big Branch Coal Mine where an explosion […]

Geraghty Confirms My Long-Ago Report

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By Quin Hillyer on 1.18.12 @ 11:58AM Remember when I was reporting on, and pushing a discussion of, a movement to draft Bobby Jindal or Paul Ryan? Well, Jim Geraghty has almost the entire story here, one I could not ethically report at the time. The long and […]