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News 12/13/11 – Updated 1935 hrs. Eastern

Just a reminder…

Startup Turns Your Cell-Phone Number into a Location Fix

http://www.technologyreview.com/computing/39275/page1/

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Water Quality Regulations Concern Southwest Virginia Farmers

http://www2.tricities.com/news/2011/dec/12/water-quality-regulations-concern-southwest-virgin-ar-1537027/

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Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., offers constitutional amendment on corporate “citizenship”

http://blogs.burlingtonfreepress.com/politics/2011/12/08/sen-bernie-sanders-i-vt-offers-constitutional-amendment-on-corporate-citizenship/

http://sanders.senate.gov/newsroom/news/?id=d4a61731-be04-4b9a-95b9-7fdba12febd2

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Obama to slash National Guard force on U.S.-Mexico border

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2011/dec/12/obama-slash-national-guard-force-us-mexico-border/

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Los Alamos Laboratory National Security Science –

How People Become Terrorists

http://www.lanl.gov/science/NSS/issue3_2011/story2full.shtml

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Revised Defense Bill Still Gives President Authority To Lock Up Citizens

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/12/13/indefinite-military-detention-defense-bill-citizens_n_1146181.html

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One Second After

http://www.onesecondafter.com/

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NTSB recommends full ban on use of cell phones while driving

http://www.cnn.com/2011/12/13/us/ntsb-cell-phone-ban/index.html?hpt=hp_t1

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Post office closures delayed until May to buy time for Congress

http://thehill.com/blogs/on-the-money/budget/199163-usps-delays-facility-closures

The post office went “independent” n 1971.

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Inspectors Closely Monitoring Nebraska Nuclear Plant As More Problems Found

http://www.wrhi.com/2011/12/inspectors-closely-monitoring-nebraska-nuclear-plant-as-more-problems-found-24060

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Comments

  1. Thanks for posting the article about the Owens’ farm. I’m originally from Southwest Virginia, and knowing that farming is a huge part of the way of life there, that regulation could really devastate alot of farmers.