Archive for September, 2008

Former MAFB Airman Hearing Begins

Tuesday, September 30th, 2008

He thought it would be a cool souvenir but it could have led to the detonation of a nuclear warhead That s some of what came to light in a hearing involving a former Minot Air Force Base airman today at the base Captain Paul Borowiecki is accused of taking home a domino-sized device that was used as part of the system of controlling nuclear missiles A supervisor testified today that Borowiecki admitted taking it home because he thought it would be a cool thing to have But the supervisor said if the technology in the device had been compromised it could have led to the detonation of a nuclear warhead Borowiecki admitted to the theft in May and returned the now-outdated device The investigating officer in the case will now write a report to recommend whether or not to pursue a court martial in the case

BSC Energy

Monday, September 29th, 2008

This morning state school and energy leaders joined together to celebrate B-S-C s new National Energy Center of Excellence building Cory Beery is the president of the student energy club and just one sophomore interested in entering the energy industry He s majoring in power plant operations and wants to end up working in his hometown of Hazen He says students are interested in the energy field because it s a great time to be in the industry Gonna need a lot of help for next couple of years and a lot of people retire all the renewable resources like water and wind and biodiesel gonna be a lot of looking into that The four-story center with more than 100-thousand square feet will also serve as a national resource center of education and training for the energy industry The center is designed to prepare students for the energy industry with programs in power plant electric power and nuclear power technology These are future leaders in the energy industry and we thank them for being part of program and really this building is for you so take advantage of experienced faculty here to teach you take advantage of wonderful classrooms and lab space available Industry partners local state and federal government as well as individual and employee donations provided the funding for the 18 3 million dollar building

World News: Interview With Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

Sunday, September 28th, 2008

Interview With Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad discussed topics such as his country s nuclear program and American foreign policy

Nuclear Showdown Looming?

Sunday, September 28th, 2008

USS George Washington arrives in Japan amid protests

Thursday, September 25th, 2008

The formerly Norfolk-based aircraft carrier was met with protests against its use of nuclear power

Night Talk: An Interview With Dore Gold (part 3)

Wednesday, September 24th, 2008

Former Israel Ambassador to U N

EDF deal boost Nuclear plans

Wednesday, September 24th, 2008

Government plans for new Nuclear Power boosted by EDF buyout of British Energy

N. Korea Orders U.N. Inspectors From Reactor

Wednesday, September 24th, 2008

North Korea is barring U N nuclear inspectors from its main nuclear reactor and within a week plans to reactivate the plant that once provided the plutonium for its atomic test explosion a reversal from past vows to halt nuclear ambitions Sept 24

McCain Focuses on Nuclear Power

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2008

During a campaign stop in Ohio John McCain said he is committed to economic policies that would bring jobs to the state McCain said one way to do that is to increase the number of nuclear power plants Sept 23

Business & the Ballot: What Do With Your Portfolio

Monday, September 22nd, 2008

Investment Strategies - Analysis and Discussion with Keith Wirtz of Fifth Third Asset Management If Obama Becomes President - Diageo Philip Morris If McCain Becomes President - Alliant Techsystems Transocean