Bolivia’s Evo Morales wins referendum on a new leftist constitution

Monday, January 26, 2009
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The Bolivian President, Evo Morales, 49, has claimed victory after voters ratified a new leftist constitution, granting more power to the country’s indigenous majority.
“The indigenous farmers, the most marginalized sector throughout the history of the republic, are now recognized as people with the same rights as any citizen. Here beginRead More…

Turkish teenager dies from bird flu

Thursday, January 5, 2006
A 14 year old Turkish male has died from bird flu in Turkey. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), it is most likely the teenager died from the deadly H5N1 strain of the virus.
The teenager’s sister has also been infected with another sibling also suspected to have the virus. Eight other people, mostly from the same family have been hospitalized in the city Read More…

Three Great Players Who Wore Real Madrid Football Shirts And Achieved Big Success

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Edmund White on writing, incest, life and Larry Kramer

Thursday, November 8, 2007
What you are about to read is an American life as lived by renowned author Edmund White. His life has been a crossroads, the fulcrum of high-brow Classicism and low-brow Brett Easton Ellisism. It is not for the faint. He has been the toast of the literary elite in New York, London and Paris, befriending artistic luminaries such as Salman Rushdie and Sir Ian McKellenRead More…

Gambling sites favor Cardinals Marc Ouellet, Peter Turkson, Francis Arinze as next Pope

Monday, February 11, 2013
With news of Pope Benedict XVI’s resignation only hours old, online gambling sites have already published odds for who will become the next leader of the Roman Catholic Church, with Cardinals Marc Ouellet and Peter Kodwo Appiah Turkson as early odds-on favorites.
Online Australian gambling site SportsBet has Canadian Cardinal Marc Ouellet as their favorite with 7/2 oddsRead More…

New ‘clean water’ funding for Djibouti’s drought-stricken rural areas

Wednesday, July 4, 2007
With the announcement Monday of €2 million in new funding from the European Union (EU), the Republic of Djibouti’s Ministry of Agriculture hopes to provide some relief to an estimated 25,000 rural inhabitants suffering through severe drought conditions. The money, to be channeled through UNICEF for its water and sanitation program, will be used to develop new wells and Read More…

Market maker Bernard L. Madoff arrested in $50B ‘giant Ponzi scheme’

 Correction — January 10, 2009 This article incorrectly states that Mr Madoff attended Hofstra University Law School. His education was actually with Hofstra College, which he graduated from in 1960. 
Friday, December 12, 2008
Top broker and Wall Street adviser Bernard L. Madoff, aged 70, was arrested and charged by the FBI on Thursday with a single count of securities fraud, also known as Read More…

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Proponents of conventional and alternative medicines rarely agree on much, but when it comes to the health benefits attributed to consumption of Omega-3 fatty acids, the two come to a general consensus. Whether it be heart disease, breast cancer, prostate cancer, or diabetes, supplementing high-qualRead More…

City of Calgary, Canada removes fluoride from drinking water

Thursday, February 10, 2011
Calgary city council voted 10 to 3 on Wednesday to stop fluoridating their water supply. This overturns a previous plebiscite from 1989 to add the fluoride in an attempt to reduce tooth decay.
Opponents of water fluoridation claim that there could be unknown health effects of fluoride, and question its effectiveness in preventing tooth decay. They also claim that indiRead More…