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A Florida middle school teacher runs a secret white supremacist podcast

A Florida middle school teacher runs a secret white supremacist podcast

On her since-deleted Twitter account, "Dalichov" used a picture of Voltich as the profile picture. Dayanna Volitich , until recently, taught social studies at Crystal River Middle School in Florida . The report says "Dalichov" has bragged about being a teacher and expressing her views to her students. Her Twitter profile is now deleted. As for her position at the school, the status of her employment remains to be seen.



Frenemies: OPEC Finds US Shale Oil an Intractable Problem

The United States, Canada and Mexico recently formed a working group to address the potential impact on Caribbean nations of the USA restricting imports of Venezuelan crude. Oil production is expected to grow in Canada, Brazil and Norway-all countries outside of OPEC. U.S. production is set to grow by 3.7m barrels per day (bpd) over the next five years as producers take advantage of higher oil prices , which were boosted by a landmark deal between the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting ...


Village's bottled water delivery as pipes are burst

Village's bottled water delivery as pipes are burst

People are urged to have short showers rather than baths, not to leave taps running and to only use dishwashers and washing machines if they're full. Outside taps are especially vulnerable to freezing temperatures and bursts may not be obvious.


China keeps growth target of about 6.5 percent this year

China keeps growth target of about 6.5 percent this year

Chen Fengying, a senior world economy researcher at the China Institutes of Contemporary International Relations, said China is among the potential victims globally that stand to be affected by protectionist measures in Washington, and "timely liaison at the governmental level" is needed to avoid a deteriorating "free fall" of the situation.


State troopers seriously injured near Albany

State troopers seriously injured near Albany

Both were taken to the hospital in serious, but stable condition. An investigation is underway and State Police are expected to give further details at 2 p.m. began to receive calls about a crash involving the troopers' vehicle. Police say the troopers had set out flares and emergency lighting while a tow truck worked on removing the vehicle involved in the initial accident.


Merkel in line for a 4th term after months of uncertainty

Merkel in line for a 4th term after months of uncertainty

Months of political wrangling (don't forget Mrs Merkel tried - and failed - to form a coalition with the Green and FDP parties) have done little to inspire confidence in Germany's established parties. Via the CDU's official Twitter account, Merkel said, "I congratulate the SPD on this clear result and I'm looking forward to continuing our good work together for the good of the country".