News briefs: June 4, 2012

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News briefs: June 4, 2012

Monday, June 4, 2012 Wikinews Audio Briefs Dateline Monday, June 4, 2012 Listen to this brief Problems? See our media guide.

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Ancient prayer book found in Irish bog

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Ancient prayer book found in Irish bog

Friday, July 28, 2006 An early medieval Christian Psalter (prayer book) was discovered in a bog in the Midland Region of Ireland on July 25, 2006, prompting some to term it the Irish version of the Dead Sea Scrolls. The psalter was found by a worker excavating peat from the bog. The worker immediately covered […]

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News briefs:August 5, 2010

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News briefs:August 5, 2010

October 10th, 2019 by 6wE5pZ

Wikinews Audio Briefs Credits Produced By Turtlestack Recorded By Turtlestack Written By Turtlestack Listen To This Brief Problems? See our media guide.

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Baby Crib Safety Guidelines What You Need To Know.}

October 10th, 2019 by 6wE5pZ

Get More Information Here: Bq Design Bq Design Site Baby Crib Safety Guidelines – What you need to know. by Heidi Neufeld Important Crib Safety Guidelines A crib is a place that we comfortably leave our babies knowing that they are in a safe place. But is that space in fact as safe as we […]

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Magnitude 7.7 earthquake strikes Antofagasta, Chile

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Magnitude 7.7 earthquake strikes Antofagasta, Chile

October 10th, 2019 by 6wE5pZ

Thursday, November 15, 2007 Authorities in Chile say at least two people have been killed and more than 100 injured after a powerful earthquake struck in the north, sending terrified residents into the streets and cutting power to some of the country’s copper mines. According to the United States Geological Survey (USGS), the quake struck […]

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A portrait of Scotland: Gallery reopens after £17.6 million renovation

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A portrait of Scotland: Gallery reopens after £17.6 million renovation

September 18th, 2019 by 6wE5pZ

Thursday, December 1, 2011 Today saw Edinburgh’s Scottish National Portrait Gallery reopen following a two-and-a-half-year, £17.6m (US$27.4m) refurbishment. Conversion of office and storage areas sees 60% more space available for displays, and the world’s first purpose-built portrait space is redefining what a portrait gallery should contain; amongst the displays are photographs of the Scottish landscape—portraits […]

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Anthrocon 2007 draws thousands to Pittsburgh for furry weekend

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Anthrocon 2007 draws thousands to Pittsburgh for furry weekend

September 10th, 2019 by 6wE5pZ

Tuesday, July 17, 2007 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania — Local caterers get ready for big business, as almost three thousand fans converge on the David L. Lawrence Convention Center over the Independence Day weekend for the world’s largest ever furry convention, Anthrocon 2007. Many hope to renew acquaintances, or meet new friends. Others look to buy from […]

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Wikinews interviews Steve Burke, U.S. Democratic Party presidential candidate

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Wikinews interviews Steve Burke, U.S. Democratic Party presidential candidate

September 7th, 2019 by 6wE5pZ

Sunday, December 13, 2015 This article is a featured article. It is considered one of the best works of the Wikinews community. See Wikinews:Featured articles for more information. Macomb, New York Councilman Steve Burke took some time to speak with Wikinews about his campaign for the U.S. Democratic Party’s 2016 presidential nomination. Burke, an insurance […]

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Somali opposition group al-Shabaab to block WFP food aid

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Somali opposition group al-Shabaab to block WFP food aid

September 7th, 2019 by 6wE5pZ

Sunday, February 28, 2010 Al-Shabaab, the Somali opposition group, has said it will stop food operations by the United Nations’ World Food Programme (WFP) in the country, accusing the agency of being politically motivated and disadvantaging local farmers. File:WFPlogo130.svg Al-Shabaab said that the agency was ruining local farming, as the quantity of the food aid […]

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Choosing A Nursing Home In Waldorf, Md For A Loved One

September 3rd, 2019 by 6wE5pZ

Get More Information Here: Sydney In Home Care Aged Care At Home byadmin Medicare understands that choosing a Nursing Home in Waldorf MD, for a loved one isn’t an easy task. If one takes certain steps, however, it becomes easier to match the individual to a facility that meets their needs in every way. Everyone […]

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