Record Breaking Price or Value of Five Gemstones
2-20-18, OilPrice.com -- When it comes to the world’s biggest, rarest and most extraordinary gemstone discoveries, no one—not even some billionaires could afford the possession. We’re not talking about the average diamond or ruby costing $4,000. We’re talking about the rarest gemstones in the world, like:
The world’s largest emerald ever uncovered in a single shard, the Bahia Emerald weighs approximately 1.7 million carats, or 752 lbs. It was discovered in the Bahia region of eastern Brazil.
'Star of Adam' blue star sapphire: Estimates of the stone’s value range from the $100-$175 million range to as much as $300 million
The 1759-carat emerald was discovered at the Coscuez mine, owned by Fura Gems. Estimated value $500 million
The King Ruby is the largest Ruby reported in Guinness weighs 48 lbs; measuring 12.20" x 6.49" x 5.51 inches. It is owned by Rajiv Golcha (India) and is held in the Prestige Gems & Jewels showroom in India.
910 carat pure colorless uncut diamond, 6.4 ounce stone [about the size of two golf balls] is the fifth largest diamond ever discovered. It was found in the tiny African country of Lesotho. Estimated value between $50-$100 million. More here
UK Election; Ukraine Bomb & Comey Testimony
6-8-17 Fox News: UK Prime Minister Election: An exit poll projected a hung parliament following Britain’s general election Thursday, in what would be a crippling political defeat for Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservative government.
Bill Gives Statement Why He Was Ousted From Fox News and President Trump Quiet These Days
4-19-17- Excerpt of Bill's statement: "It is tremendously disheartening that we [Fox News] part ways due to completely unfounded claims. But that is the unfortunate reality many of us in the public eye must live with today. I will always look back on my time at Fox with great pride in the unprecedented success we achieved and with my deepest gratitude to all my dedicated viewers."
Apparently his new source of income with a membership requirement and monthly fee of $4.95/month. Here
BREAKING: Atlanda Georgia USA I-85 bridge collapses; interstate closed for ‘foreseeable future’
UPDATE: 3-31-17 THREE IN CUSTODY for bridge fire
3-31-17, Georgia State investigators arrested three people: Basil Eleby, Sophia Bruner, charged with criminal trespass and Barry Thomas. They have several charges against them authorities believe the three may be homeless and used materials being stored under the bridge conduit. More here and Fox 5 -- The Georgia Dept of Transportation said it will take at least several months to repair Interstate 85, where an intense fire caused a section of the elevated northbound lanes to collapse during the Thursday evening rush hour.
3-30-17, Georgia Dept of Transportation inspectors are on the scene. The construction company that built the bridge has been contacted to determine how long it will take to repair. The cause of the fire is unknown but “the speculation I’ve heard is that there are some PVC products that caught fire.” Surprising how quickly it was announced NOT terrorism even though they don't know what started the fire. At first they thought it was a car burning, but later said it could have been something else. GDOT spokeswoman Natalie Dale said the interstate will be closed in both directions “for the foreseeable future."
Hhundreds or thousands of companies who can’t get their employees to work on time will certainly be affected. Also the public sector will also take a blow as tens of thousands of government workers will be affected. The short-term potential losses are substantial. More here
Dog, Horse, Girl, Cop Rescues
Iconic 'Katrina Girl' Will Bring The Vet Who Rescued Her 12 Years Ago To Her Junior ROTC Ball
March 21, 2017, When pararescuer Mike Maroney of the U.S. Air Force picked up LaShay and her family from the waters of Hurricane Katrina in 2005, the little girl gave her rescuer a big hug that he never forgot.
Formerly Abused Dog Saves 3-Year-Old Girl She Finds Naked And Shivering In A Ditch
March 22, 2017, A former shelter dog has been hailed a hero for finding a 3-year-old girl curled up in a ditch.
20-Year-Old Horse Washed Away In Floodwaters Returns Home 13 Days Later
March 22, 2017, A pony swept away in floodwaters has returned home caked in sand but otherwise healthy.
McDonald's Employee Jumps Through Drive-Thru Window To Save Off-Duty Officer
March 18, 2017, Florida -- A McDonald's employee is being called a hero -- Pedro Viloria was stationed at his post behind the drive-thru window when a woman — who turned out to be an off-duty Miami-Dade police officer — pulled up in an SUV to order breakfast for herself and her two children. After preparing the order, Viloria returned to the window and noticed that the driver was struggling to breathe then lost consciousness, her foot slipped from the brake and her SUV began to roll down the drive-thru lane.
Natural Disasters, Islamic Terror, Disease & Mayhem
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WISCONSIN: A police officer and three other people were killed in a series of shootings in northern Wisconsin - Apparently began as a domestic dispute in a bank ... MAR 22
Australia: Wild super storm and TORNADO smashes Sydney - causing property damage and flash flooding and leaving thousands without power MAR 22
England: Man used Car and Knife to Kill Innocent Pedestrians and Policeman - Witnesses said man looked 'Asian' had an eight inch knife running toward Parliament after plowing his car into a group of pedestrians killing five and injuring about 40. MAR 22
US WEST COAST & JAPAN: Hundreds of millions of Pacific salmon missing, presumed dead — Japan suffering historic collapse, fish starving to death — All forms of ocean life dying in stunning numbers across Pacific Mar 20
PERU: Death toll climbs to 67 from El Nino rains, floods Mar 18
YEMEN HELICOPTER GUNSHIP ATTACK ON refugees including women and children on their boat as they TRIED TO FLEE. Mar 17
Volcano news: reports and updates on volcanic activity woldwide
Eruption news and volcano updates / VolcanoDiscovery MAR 16
North Korea's use of missiles threatens a new global flash point which could suck in South Korea, China, Japan and the US Mar 16
OKLAHOMA TO WISCONSIN: Planes crushed under airport hangar and dozens of homes destroyed in swathe of tornadoes MAR 7
Requiring Teachers to READ is RACIST!
At a time when the United States has plummeted in the global rankings of education standards, one of the country’s largest states is poised to scrap a test designed to measure the reading and writing skills of people trying to become teachers.
3-13-17, FoxNews -- NY dropping teacher literacy test amid claims of racism
Citing the fact that a greater percentage of black and Hispanic candidates were failing the teacher's literacy test, members of the New York state Board of Regents plans to adopt a task force's recommendation to eliminate the literacy exam, known as the Academic Literacy Skills Test. More here:
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February 21, 2018
Psalm 85:5, 15
1 Peter 1:8
✝️ 2-12-18, Obedience to the Word of God is necessary for a fulfilled & joyful life.
2-2-18, Mankind is God's most precious creation & possession; that's why Jesus came to save us. Isaiah 43:7, John 3:16
EU and Norway to hold urgent meeting
1-29-18, JPost -- The European Union & Norway plan to hold an urgent meeting of the Ad Hoc Liaison Committee in Brussels Wed, 1/31/18 to address Palestinian funding crisis.
No one comes to the Father BUT by Jesus
The Pearl gates of New Jerusalem are open - but there's a vetting process - it's easy to pass; repent and trust Jesus? Simple. John 14:6
✝️11-21-17, Our earthly life is but a vapor; its in our best interest to obey God. Eternity is forever.🙏 James 4:14
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