Eddie Perkovic

9 Added | 1 Magazine | @eddiepizzle | Keep up with Eddie Perkovic on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Eddie Perkovic”

Yes, atomic bomb that fell in US almost went off, says document

An H-bomb that accidentally plunged into a North Carolina field in 1961 came far too close to actually exploding, according to a secret document newly published by the Guardian.<p>Newly declassified documents are on everyone's mind these days, as are inadequate safeguards on national-security …

North Carolina

Bloomfield Pittsburgh's Little Italy and More

Afghan election head assassinated

The head of Afghanistan's election commission has been shot dead by the Taliban, a day after he warned deteriorating security threatened next year's presidential elections.<p>Amanullah Aman began his work during the first presidential election in 2004. He was the commission's first member to be …


Around The World, Gun Ownership And Firearms Deaths Go Together

A study on guns, violence and mental health, long scheduled to be published this week, finds that gun ownership is a bigger factor than mental illness when it comes to firearms deaths. But the data suggest that both play roles.<p>Earlier research has found that places with high rates of gun ownership …

Deadly Amoeba in Water Supply Possibly Linked to Hurricane Katrina

Interest Successfully Added We'll notify you here with news about <br>AlertTag Turn on desktop notifications for breaking stories about interest?<p>Off On

Associated Press News