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  • The Battle for Europe, Part 1

    Nationalist movements are taking root across the Continent. In a five-part series, we ask: Can the European Union survive?
  • "Europe Will Not Be Europe"

    Authored by Guy Milliere via The Gatestone Institute, In the United Kingdom, the Brexit Party victory at 31.6% of the vote was a remarkable achievement that showed the persistent willingness of millions of Britons to leave the European Union. The "populist" positions -- the defense of national sovereignty and European civilization, refusal of uncontrolled immigration and diktats of Brussels technocrats -- have gained ground. The parties that have ruled Europe for decades obtained weak...

    Zero Hedge
  • Ultrarun in Colorado mountains canceled after heavy snow

    SILVERTON, Colo. (AP) - A 100-mile (161-kilometer) ultrarun through Colorado's southwestern mountains has been canceled because of this year's heavy snowfall and avalanche debris. In an announcement Monday, Hardrock Hundred Endurance Run director Dale Garland said that conditions on much the San Juan Mountains course are uncertain. While snow looked

    The Washington Times
  • Survey shows crisis of confidence in vaccines in parts of Europe

    Just half of people in eastern Europe think vaccines are safe, compared with 79% worldwide A global survey of attitudes towards science has revealed the scale of the crisis of confidence in vaccines in Europe, showing that only 59% of people in western Europe and 50% in the east think vaccines are safe, compared with 79% worldwide. Around the globe, 84% of people acknowledge that vaccines are effective and 92% say their child has received a vaccine. But in spite of good healthcare and education...

    the Guardian
  • Part 5: Can Liberal Democracy Survive in Europe?

    In the final chapter of our series, we find that many who are rejecting the political system and values that underpin the European Union feel the system is rejecting them.
  • Partly sunny day before heavy rain, flash flood watch

    Fog around this morning, but we are rain-free!  Wednesday will rise to just under 80°F and have periods of clouds and shine.  There will be a few pop-up showers and storms this afternoon mainly south of Rt. 30.   After that great break from the steady rain, another round will aim for Ohio tonight into Thursday. A FLASH FLOOD WATCH goes into effect this evening and continues through 8 PM Thursday.  Stay tuned for the latest alerts.  An additional 1-3″ for [
  • 'Wild,' 'woolly' and 'rare': Parts of Australia blanketed with snow

    In what forecasters called a "rare" event, Australia saw snow Monday in parts of its eastern coast that hadn't had significant snowfall in four years.