Valuable site gives real-time updates on earth-shaking events

Interactive hot spot map Global Incident Map reports on terrorism and other suspicious activity worldwide, updated every 310 seconds. The violence in Guyana on February 18th was reported there promptly, as well as the explosions in Caracas (Valentine’s Day) and Mexico City (February 15th). It is possible to zoom in on specific geographical areas, and to click on the descriptive icons to see details. Caution - not for the faint of heart. There are a lot terrible events going on in the world at any given time.

Click on the above map to go to the site. Here is a sample:

Metal-Filled Lollipops Seized By Deputies At Elementary School
Candy Made In China, Sheriff Says. Florida, USA:
“The Polk County Sheriff’s Office seized the Pokemon brand lollipops filled with metal shavings meant for an elementary school Valentine’s Day party less than a day after a woman found a blade in her child’s candy.” Source (found through Global Incident Map): link
(I wonder whether the communist Chinese sent their buddy Owen Arthur any Valentine’s Day candy?)

[Los Angeles Times] MEXICO - Bomb was assassination plot, Mexico City authorities say“Authorities on Tuesday accused drug traffickers of attempting to kill a top Mexico City police official last week by blowing up his car, a botched assassination that left the bomber dead”“El Universal newspaper reported Tuesday that the target was Luis Rosales Gamboa, a deputy chief said to be responsible for several large busts and weapons seizures that have hit hard at the Sinaloa drug trafficking cartel and its interests in Mexico City” - Global Incident Map link -,1,3923241.story?ctrack=2&cset=true

There was also a report on the Guyana killings