Weapons of Mass Destruction

Hawaii and the Horror of Human Error

“There are fail safes built into the system, but there aren’t enough fail safes”<p>The Cold War came to an end, somehow, without any of the world’s tens of thousands of nuclear warheads being fired. But there were decades-worth of close calls, high alerts, and simple mistakes that inched world leaders …

North Korea

Explainer: the charges against an Australian man accused of being an ‘economic agent’ for North Korea

On the weekend, the Australian Federal Police (AFP) arrested and charged a 59-year-old Sydney man over allegations he acted as an “economic agent” …

North Korea

AFP investigating itself after details of arrest accidentally broadcast

The Australian Federal Police is investigating itself after details of an operation to arrest an alleged North Korean agent were accidentally …

Bill Shorten

Alleged sale attempt of weapons of mass destruction by Sydney-based North Korean agent

The Australian Federal Police has charged a 59-year-old Sydney man with being a broker and economic agent for the rogue North Korean regime, alleging …

North Korea

North Korea's 'loyal agent' trying to sell weapons of mass destruction arrested in Sydney | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

The Australian Federal Police (AFP) have arrested a Korean-born man living in Sydney for allegedly acting as an economic agent for North Korea in …

North Korea

An Australian man has been charged with acting as an agent of North Korea — after trying to broker weapons sales

• <b>An Australian man has been arrested for offenses related to allegedly acting as an economic agent for North Korea.</b>• <b><br>The man allegedly discussed the sale of ballistic missile technology with the intent of generating income for North Korea.</b>• <b><br>If two attempted transactions had been successful, the trades</b> …

North Korea

Australian man charged with trying to broker weapons sales for North Korea

The suspect being escorted by Australian Federal Police after his arrest in Sydney. Photo: AFP / Supplied.<p>A 59-year-old Sydney man has been arrested …

North Korea

Video Game Review - Worms WMD on Nintendo Switch

<i>Andy Naylor reviews Worms WMD on Nintendo Switch…</i><p>Team 17 have returned to the 2D world of gaming for <b>Worms WMD</b>. It is old school Worms merged supped …

Nintendo Switch

Tory Hell: Austerity Weapon of Mass Destruction Kills 150,000 Brits | England (UK)

Multibillionaire investor Warren Buffett famously warned that derivatives are “financial weapons of mass destruction.” This was before the crash of …

Warren Buffett

Tolkien, Lewis, and Weapons of Mass Destruction

C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien fought to defend Faith and Family from attacks upon them by modern-day dragons, but they would not wield the power of …

J.R.R. Tolkien

Australia: Police arrest Sydney man for brokering weapons deals for North Korea

The police said there was evidence that Choi Han Chan was in contact with senior officials in Pyongyang.<p>The Australian Federal Police arrested a …

Australian Federal Police

A Drunk and Disorderly Call Led Cops to Potential 'Weapon of Mass Destruction'

Police found explosive chemicals, bottled urine, and a lunchbox bomb at a Florida home.<p>Police responding to a 911 call in DeBary, Florida, on Sunday not only found the drunk and disorderly 31-year-old they had been warned about, but also uncovered the arsenal of materials he was allegedly using to …

Crime

Florida man arrested on suspicion of attempting to make weapon of mass destruction

Florida police said the man was in possession of chemical substances similar to those found in the World Trade Center bombing in 1993.<p>Police in …

Crime

Anti-Government Florida Heroin Addict Caught Creating A Weapon Of Mass Destruction

He also allegedly rigged a Spongebob Square pants lunchbox, turning it into a booby trap.<p>Police arrested a man who was allegedly designing a “weapon …

SpongeBob SquarePants

Police thwart man who allegedly sought to ‘get even’ with authorities by making large bomb

Police arrested 31-year-old Christopher Langer of DeBary, Florida, Monday after they say they found enough chemicals and explosive apparatus in his home to blow up the entire block on which he lived.<p>What are the details?<p>According to a Monday report by WKMG-TV, law enforcement discovered explosive …

Conservative View

US Air Traffic Controller Arrested for Possessing Weapon of Mass Destruction

Two men — including an air traffic controller at Charlotte Douglas International Airport — were taken into custody Friday on charges related to …

Conservative View

Neighbors talk after NC pair facing weapons of mass destruction charges

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) — A former air traffic controller at Charlotte-Douglas International Airport and another man, both accused of having a weapon …

Crime

Air traffic controller arrested for allegedly possessing weapon of mass destruction

A North Carolina air traffic controller with access to a control tower was arrested Friday for possessing, transporting and acquiring a weapon of mass destruction, police said.<p>Paul George Dandan, 30, was booked along with his roommate, Derrick Fells, in Charlotte, local reports said.<p>The arrests …

News (U.S.)

Weapon of Mass Destruction: U.S. Airport Worker Arrested With Pipe Bomb

A North Carolina air traffic controller and his roommate were arrested Friday after authorities allegedly discovered a weapon of mass destruction in …

Crime

An Air Traffic Controller Has Been Arrested for Possessing a Weapon of Mass Destruction

A North Carolina air traffic controller is one of two men arrested Friday on charges related to weapons of mass destruction.<p>According to CBS News, …

Offbeat News

NC air traffic controller accused of having weapon of mass destruction

<b>(CNN) —</b> A North Carolina air traffic controller was arrested Friday for allegedly having a weapon of mass destruction, the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department said.<p>Paul George Dandan, 30, a worker at the Charlotte Douglas International Airport, was charged with acquiring, possessing and …

Justice

2 men, 1 a Charlotte airport employee, charged with possession weapon of mass destruction

- Two Charlotte residents have been charged with manufacturing and possessing a weapon of mass destruction, according to the Charlotte Mecklenburg …

Airports

Air Traffic Controller Charged With ‘Possession Of A Weapon Of Mass Destruction’ In North Carolina

An air traffic controller is under arrest in North Carolina for allegedly possessing a “weapon of mass destruction.” He is charged with not only …

Crime

Charlotte air traffic controller charged with possession of weapon of mass destruction

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – An air traffic controller at Charlotte Douglas International Airport was arrested in Charlotte Friday after investigators alleged …

Crime

Air traffic controller charged with WMD possession for pipe bomb

Paul Dandan, 30, an air traffic controller at the Charlotte Douglas International Airport, was arrested Friday.

Aviation

Air traffic controller charged with having weapon of mass destruction

Police said the air traffic controller had a homemade pipe bomb he got from another man, who has also been charged

Crime

Air traffic controller arrested for making weapon of mass destruction

A North Carolina air traffic controller has been arrested and charged with acquiring, possessing and transporting a weapon of mass destruction, …

Aviation

CLT air traffic controller and 1 other accused of having weapon of mass destruction

An air traffic controller at Charlotte Douglas International Airport and another man were arrested Friday on charges related to possessing a weapon …

Crime

2 men arrested on on weapon of mass destruction charges

CHARLOTTE -- Two men have been arrested after police officers say they found explosives in their possession.<p>30-year-old Paul Dandon, a full-time FAA …

Policing

Report: Charlotte air traffic controller arrested for having WMD

An air traffic controller at Charlotte Douglas International Airport was arrested Friday for having a weapon of mass destruction, ABC affiliate <b>WSOC</b> …

Aviation