The Sunday morning sidewalk

News and such from the world around..All the horror that can be found.. Russia crisis.. President Obama called President Putin on the phone last night. But in the meantime, Obama skipped a National Security team meeting on the subject!More on the Russian drama:Ukraine mobilizes after Putin’s ‘declaration of war’..Duma claims humanitarian purpose for Russian troops..Republic … Read moreThe Sunday morning sidewalk

Conflicting Saturday: I'll take Crimean Tatars with my Ukraine Crisis

10:00 AM UPDATE: VLADIMIR PUTIN RECEIVES APPROVAL FROM PARLIAMENT TO USE RUSSIAN TROOPS IN UKRAINE… X X X X X Original update: There are multiple weather models showing the storm this weekend moving north.. and south.. and no where.. and here. And there. My area is bracing for 1 to 25 inches of snow. That’s … Read moreConflicting Saturday: I'll take Crimean Tatars with my Ukraine Crisis

Massive Phailin poised to bring destruction to vast portions of India..

** BREAKING NEWS FROM INDIA.. **Tropical Cyclone Phailin, the monster storm that struck India today and the one that is hardly weakening as it batters the nation, has now turned deadly.. Deaths are already being reported from the nation.. 500,000 people fled as the storm approached.. the monster system is going to bring life-threatening flooding … Read moreMassive Phailin poised to bring destruction to vast portions of India..