Tokyo - Japanese shares nose-dived on Friday as frantic investors dumped stocks following massive overnight losses on Wall Street and on growing fears of a global recession.
------GLOBAL RECESSION???? How safe is your money now?
Jerusalem - Israel raised its alert level on Friday after two days of clashes between Arabs and Jews in the northern city of Acre during Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement.
------Wars and Rumors of Wars possibly?
Washington - The US Secret Service has investigated an alleged death threat against Democrat Barack Obama shouted on Monday at a rally for his Republican rival John McCain and running mate Sarah Palin, an agency spokesperson told AFP on Thursday.
------ Is he the chosen president or just a puppet?
I am waiting to get a e-mail from a friend who gave me a hard copy to read - pretty strange happening over in the US. Another Eye opener or perhaps just a shallow rumor - but in all fairness, it does make sense. As soon as I get it, I will broadcast it here and on my group.