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Definition(s):

  • (n) any of several human or animal diseases characterized by dark urine resulting from rapid breakdown of red blood cells

News

  1. Legal battle over Fl prisoner circumcision request

    A Jewish inmate at Florida's Blackwater River Correctional Facility in Pensacola, FL, wants a ceremonial circumcision. An earlier request was turned down by the prison's warden.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: KPLC Lake Charles

  2. Redhill Resources Corp.: Exploration Update on Aspen Properties in Blackwater Gold Camp

    Redhill Resources Corp. reports on exploration progress completed on its Aspen Properties, located approximately 80 kilometers south-southwest of Vanderhoof, British Columbia in the Blackwater area of ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. 'Digital Blackwater': NSA Leak Highlights Key Role of Private Contractors

    Like the mercenaries for hire used by the U.S. in places like Iraq, Afghanistan, and New Orleans—contractors like Blackwater that have come under scrutiny for their extreme lack of oversight—the U.S. government has been outsourcing intelligence services to private companies who have access to the general population's most sensitive information. read more
    on June 11, 2013     Source: CommonDreams.org

Quotes

  1. "Based on everything we currently know, the Blackwater team acted appropriately while operating in a very complex war zone on Sept. 16," Prince said in prepared testimony for a packed hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform...
    on Oct 2, 2007 By: Erik Prince Source: MiamiHerald.com

  2. A top aide to Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki told The Associated Press that Washington was considering meeting the demand, "but so far there has been no concrete answer from the US Embassy showing it was definitely going to drop Blackwater."
    on Oct 11, 2007 By: Nouri al-Maliki Source: Forbes

  3. "Privatizing is working exceptionally well for Blackwater," said Rep. Henry Waxman, D-Calif., committee chairman. "The question for this hearing is whether outsourcing to Blackwater is a good deal to the American taxpayer, whether it's a good...
    on Oct 2, 2007 By: Henry Waxman Source: Guardian Unlimited

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