New York City considers stricter regulations on trans fat

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New York City considers stricter regulations on trans fat

Thursday, September 28, 2006 The Health Board of New York City on Tuesday presented a plan to ban trans fatty acids (or trans fat) from the eateries in the city. The ban would not involve grocery stores, or natural trans fat that is present in dairy products or meat from ruminants. The proposal follows a […]

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Two-and-a-half tonnes of marijuana destroyed in Afghan school

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Two-and-a-half tonnes of marijuana destroyed in Afghan school

Sunday, December 21, 2008 The combined efforts of agents from the Afghan Commandos and Coalition forces have led to the discovery and destruction of two-and-a-half tonnes of marijuana in an abandoned school in the southern Afghan province of Kandahar on Friday. Kandah?r province or Qandahar (??????,{??????) is one of the largest of the thirty-four provinces […]

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Wikinews Shorts: November 13, 2008

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Wikinews Shorts: November 13, 2008

April 21st, 2019 by 6wE5pZ

A compilation of brief news reports for Thursday, November 13, 2008. Contents 1 Study shows that carrying excess fat around waist increases risk of early death 2 EU abolishes rules banning oddly-shaped fruit 3 Vase bought for £1 sells for £32,450 4 Blackwater may pay financial penalties for improper arms shipments  Contribute to Wikinews by expanding […]

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Turkey’s President Erdogan proposes converting Hagia Sophia Museum to mosque

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Turkey’s President Erdogan proposes converting Hagia Sophia Museum to mosque

April 18th, 2019 by 6wE5pZ

Sunday, March 31, 2019 On Wednesday, as a part of his pre-election campaign, the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an pledged converting Hagia Sophia, formerly a Greek Orthodox church and now a museum, to a mosque, following the election today. He announced this change by live television on Wednesday and again verbally in a rally on […]

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Peter Andren, Australian MP dies aged 61

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Peter Andren, Australian MP dies aged 61

April 18th, 2019 by 6wE5pZ

Sunday, November 4, 2007 Australian federal member of Calare, Peter Andren died on Saturday after a short battle with pancreatic cancer. He was aged 61. Mr Andren who had held the seat since being elected in 1996 had previously announced his intention to run for the senate after his electorate was changed for the 2007 […]

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Weichai Heavy Machine: Look Forward To Enhance The Profitability Of New Products Weichai Heavy Mac}

April 18th, 2019 by 6wE5pZ

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Ozzy Osbourne’s personal possessions fetch $800,000 for charity

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Ozzy Osbourne’s personal possessions fetch $800,000 for charity

April 18th, 2019 by 6wE5pZ

Sunday, December 2, 2007 American heavy metal performer Ozzy Osbourne, who became famous as the lead vocalist for Black Sabbath and later as a solo act, has raised more than US$800,000 for The Sharon Osbourne Colon Cancer Program, founded by his spouse Sharon Osbourne at the Cedars Sinai Hospital, by auctioning off personal items. A […]

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Australian Rollers roll over Great Britain men’s wheelchair basketball team

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Australian Rollers roll over Great Britain men’s wheelchair basketball team

April 17th, 2019 by 6wE5pZ

Thursday, July 19, 2012 Homebush Bay, New South Wales — 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 In a closely fought game Thursday night between the Australian Rollers and the Great Britain men’s national wheelchair basketball team at the Sport Centre at the Sydney Olympic Park, Australia rolled away as 65–51 victors. The Australians, […]

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Make Use Of Some Indoor Plants To Create A Friendly Place For Everyone

April 17th, 2019 by 6wE5pZ

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HIV-positive man receives 35 years for spitting on Dallas police officer

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HIV-positive man receives 35 years for spitting on Dallas police officer

April 16th, 2019 by 6wE5pZ

Sunday, May 18, 2008 An HIV-positive man was sentenced to 35 years in prison Wednesday, one day after being convicted of harassment of a public servant for spitting into the eye and open mouth of a Dallas, Texas police officer in May 2006. The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that no […]

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