Florida Execution in Pipe Bombing

Florida Execution in Pipe Bombing

A Florida man was executed Wednesday for the pipe bombing of a state trooper, James Fulford, in 1992. Paul Augustus Howell, 48, was killed by lethal injection at the Florida State Prison in Stark. Howell had been part of a drug smuggling ring with several associates that shipped drugs from Ft. Lauderdale to Marianna, Florida. The record […]

Fukushima Has Not Stopped Japan’s Interest in Nucelar Power

Fukushima Has Not Stopped Japan’s Interest in Nucelar Power

The Fukushima meltdown has apparently not stopped Japan’s interest in nuclear power.  Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has started talks on the reopening of some the nuclear facilities shut down after the March 11 tsunami and subsequent nuclear disaster. In the accident three of the six reactors at the site melted down, initially releasing at least […]

Doctor Sentenced to 10 Years for Sexual Assaults

Doctor Sentenced to 10 Years for Sexual Assaults

A Canadian doctor has been sentenced to ten years in prison for sexual assaults on a string of woman as they waited for surgery. Dr. George Doodnaught, 65, who was an anesthesiologist at North York General Hospital in Toronto has been convicted of molesting 21 women. The convictions are for sexual assaults such as kissing and […]