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In Hours, Thieves Took $45 Million in A.T.M. Scheme – NYTimes.com

May 10, 2013 –  In Hours, Thieves Took $45 Million in A.T.M. Scheme:  It was a brazen bank heist, but a 21st-century version in which the criminals never wore ski masks, threatened a teller or set foot in a vault. … Continue reading

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Iran Threatens to Block the Strait of Hormuz.

December 28, 2011 – Iran Threatens to Block The Strait of Hormuz: Iran issued a blunt warning on Tuesday, stating that it would block the Strait of Hormuz, the world’s most important oil transit point, if Western powers attempt to … Continue reading

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World Drought Map – A World in Crisis!

July 18, 2011 – – Drought Spreads Throughout United States and World: Floods, tornadoes, earthquakes, tsunamis and other extreme weather have left a trail of destruction during the first half of 2011. But this could be just the start to … Continue reading

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