Automobile sales in the United States down sharply

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Automobile sales in the United States down sharply

Tuesday, February 3, 2009 Sales of automobiles in the United States fell as much as 35% in January, compared to the same month a year ago, as manufacturers reported their January sales. Ford Motor Company NYSE: F sales dropped 42% last month from the previous year. General Motors NYSE: GM reported a 49% decline. Chrysler was hardest hit among […]

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George Bush: Rescue plan will get through

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George Bush: Rescue plan will get through

Tuesday, September 30, 2008 George W. Bush vowed to get the USD 700 billion economic rescue plan through congress in a statement to the media made today. “Yesterday, the House of Representatives voted on a financial rescue plan that had been negotiated by Congressional leaders of both parties and my administration,” Bush reminded the audience. […]

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Oil in Alberta spill may be carcinogenic

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Oil in Alberta spill may be carcinogenic

October 16th, 2018 by 6wE5pZ

Wednesday, August 10, 2005 The province of Alberta, Canada is considering legal action against Canadian National Railway for failing to warn that a derailment last week contaminated Wabamun Lake with a hazardous chemical. The 700,000 litres of heavy Bunker C fuel oil that spilled into the lake asphyxiated birds and killed fish. In addition, one […]

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Oldest surviving US WWI veteran dies

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Oldest surviving US WWI veteran dies

October 15th, 2018 by 6wE5pZ

Saturday, December 22, 2007 J. Russell Coffey, the oldest surviving United States veteran of First World War (WWI), has died. He was 109. Coffey’s death was announced by the Smith-Crates Funeral Home in North Baltimore, Ohio. According to the United States Department of Veterans Affairs (USDVA), he is the last remaining veteran of the war […]

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Race to save Chilean miners trapped underground from spiralling into depression continues

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Race to save Chilean miners trapped underground from spiralling into depression continues

October 15th, 2018 by 6wE5pZ

Thursday, September 2, 2010 It has emerged that the 33 Chilean miners trapped underground after the mine they were working in collapsed could be brought to the surface in a shorter time than was initially feared. While officials publicly announced that the men would not be brought to the surface until Christmas, sources inside technical […]

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Australia/2005

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Australia/2005

October 15th, 2018 by 6wE5pZ

Contents 1 January 2 February 3 March 4 April 5 May 6 June 7 July 8 August 9 September 10 October 11 November 12 December [edit]

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UN Report: Earth ecosystem in peril

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UN Report: Earth ecosystem in peril

October 14th, 2018 by 6wE5pZ

Thursday, March 31, 2005A report Tuesday from a United Nations-backed project, consulting more than 1,300 scientists from 95 countries, and written over the last four years, warns that 60 percent of the basics of life on Earth — water, food, timber, clean air — are currently being used in ways which degrade them. Furthermore, fisheries […]

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Pfizer and Microsoft team up against Viagra spam

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Pfizer and Microsoft team up against Viagra spam

October 14th, 2018 by 6wE5pZ

Sunday, February 13, 2005 New York –”Buy cheap Viagra through us – no prescription required!” Anyone with an active email account will recognize lines like this one. According to some reports, unsolicited advertisements (spam) for Viagra and similar drugs account for one in four spam messages. BACKGROUND Spamming remains one of the biggest problems facing […]

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Football: Sunderland lead Championship after 2-1 win

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Football: Sunderland lead Championship after 2-1 win

October 13th, 2018 by 6wE5pZ

Monday, April 9, 2007 Southampton FC 1 2 Sunderland FC Match Stats Attendance 25766 Goalscorers for Southampton FC Saganowski (67′) Goalscorers for Sunderland FC Edwards (77′), Leadbitter (87′) Bookings (Southampton FC) None Bookings (Sunderland FC) Yorke (Yellow (1)) Sunderland is the new leader of the Coca Cola Championship after a 2-1 victory over Southampton on […]

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James Brown dies of pneumonia

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James Brown dies of pneumonia

October 13th, 2018 by 6wE5pZ

Monday, December 25, 2006 James Brown, often referred to as the Godfather of Soul, died in Atlanta due to congestive heart failure, combined with pneumonia. His death at age 73 was announced by his agent. After his dentist noticed something unusual with him, Brown was told to visit a doctor immediately. He was taken into […]

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