Archive for November, 2009

One Peace

Monday, November 30th, 2009

A new film looks to solve the world s problems or at least start a conversation about them

New Leadership at MAFB Promises Perfection

Saturday, November 28th, 2009

After some recent changes in leadership at Minot Air Force Base new commanders are promising perfection after a rash of mistakes involving the nuclear arsenal Col Douglas Cox told the Associated Press he blames the foul-ups over the past two years on lax attitudes surrounding maintenance of the arsenal Stoss is the new commander of the 91st Missile Wing which handles the base s 150 Minuteman III missiles He says the base s nuclear mission demands perfection The lapses in Minot included the 2007 cross-country flight of a B-52 bomber mistakenly armed with nuclear missiles The theft of a launch code device followed as did the discovery of missile crew members sleeping on the job

IAEA’s ElBaradei expresses ‘disappointment’ at Iran

Thursday, November 26th, 2009

The outgoing head of the UN s atomic watchdog has expressed disappointment over Iran and said efforts to verify the exclusively peaceful nature of its nuclear drive had reached a dead end Duration 00 58

Marathon meeting on nuclear expansion project

Tuesday, November 24th, 2009

Bhagwati Says Singh Visit to Smooth U.S.-India Relations: Video

Tuesday, November 24th, 2009

Nov 24 Bloomberg — Jagdish Bhagwati a professor of economics at Columbia University talks with Bloomberg s Betty Liu about Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh s official state visit to Washington Bhagwati also discusses the investment appeal of India over China Source Bloomberg

Ramakrishnan Says 9% Growth for India a `Bit Optimistic’: Video

Tuesday, November 24th, 2009

Nov 24 Bloomberg — Arvind Ramakrishnan deputy head of Asia forecasting at Exclusive Analysis talks with Bloomberg s Jon Erlichman about economic growth expectations for India Ramakrishnan speaking from London also discusses U S -Indian relations as President Barack Obama prepares to meet with Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh at the White House today Source Bloomberg

Lula: Iran has the right to “peaceful nuclear energy”

Monday, November 23rd, 2009

Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on Monday urged his visiting Iranian counterpart Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to find a just solution with the West to Tehran s contested nuclear program Lula speaking in a joint media conference with Ahmadinejad reiterated that Brazil backed Iran s declared quest for peaceful nuclear energy in full respect of international accords Duration 00 49

Cause of Radiation Spike at Three Mile Island Found

Monday, November 23rd, 2009

Officials are trying to determine how workers cutting a pipe stirred up radioactive dust at the Three Mile Island nuclear power plant A plant spokesman said that the public was not endangered when a dozen workers were exposed to radiation Nov 23

VIDEO: TMI Representative Addresses Notification Delay

Monday, November 23rd, 2009

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is investigating a radiation leak at Three Mile Island over the weekend Officials said the public was never at risk

Tips to save energy and cut costs

Friday, November 20th, 2009

News 4 has found simple changes that can help you cut costs everyday