Online buyers conned by fake Olympics ticket web sites

Thursday, August 7, 2008 Two web sites purporting to sell tickets to the 2008 Summer Olympic Games due to open in Beijing, China on Friday have been the subject of lawsuits from the International Olympic Committee in United States courts in recent weeks. The web sites, beijingticketing.com and beijing-2008tickets.com, were designed to resemble official sites […]

Asbestos discovery triggers evacuation and closure of New Jersey middle school

Tuesday, May 20, 2008 The discovery of the presence of airborne asbestos in a middle school in Montclair, New Jersey Friday prompted the evacuation of over 200 students from the school and the school’s closure. Renaissance Middle School, part of the Montclair Public Schools in New Jersey, was closed Monday and remains closed Tuesday while […]

Health, Proportion And Professional Certification In Plastic Surgery

Read An Opinion On: Cheek Fat Health, Proportion and Professional Certification in Plastic Surgery by Glinda Cauthorne Plastic surgery falls under the categories of cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. Cosmetic surgery involves the alteration of certain body parts that do not necessarily need any enhancement. Reconstructive surgery modifies body parts that are deformed due to congenital […]

20 injured in Montreal college shooting spree

Wednesday, September 13, 2006 At 12:41 p.m. local time (UTC-5), a man opened fire at Dawson College, in Westmount, Quebec, Canada; the college is located near the heart of downtown Montreal. Police report at least 20 people being injured. The gunman was reportedly killed at the scene by police. Students told reporters that they heard […]

Kennedy Center names 2007 honors recipients

Friday, September 14, 2007 The Kennedy Center announced that its 30th presentation of the Kennedy Center Honors would go to pianist Leon Fleisher, comedian Steve Martin, singer Diana Ross, director Martin Scorsese and musician Brian Wilson. The Center was opened to the public in 1971 and was envisioned as part of the National Cultural Center […]

Don Brash, ex-leader of New Zealand National Party, leaves politics

Thursday, November 30, 2006 The ex-leader of New Zealand’s National Party, Dr Don Brash, has announced today that he has left his five year career in politics. Dr Brash had announced last week today that he was stepping down from leader of the National Party. Dr. Brash was to stay on in politics as long […]

First Step To Eliminates Computer Slow Down Registry Cleaning

Read An Opinion On: Business Advisory Brisbane By Kok Choon Kow Microsoft Windows based computer will gradually slow down from time to time. The biggest issues are caused by registry growing. Registry growth is unavoidable because of: 1. Uninstalled programs don’t clean up the registry. 2. Too many information stored in the registry instead of […]

Wikinews interviews Joe Schriner, Independent U.S. presidential candidate

Saturday, April 17, 2010 Journalist, counselor, painter, and US 2012 Presidential candidate Joe Schriner of Cleveland, Ohio took some time to discuss his campaign with Wikinews in an interview. Schriner previously ran for president in 2000, 2004, and 2008, but failed to gain much traction in the races. He announced his candidacy for the 2012 […]

Major explosions at UK oil depot

Sunday, December 11, 2005 A series of large explosions have occurred close to Hemel Hempstead Hertfordshire, UK. The source of the explosions has been confirmed as the Hertfordshire Oil Storage Terminal (HOSL), Hemel Hempstead, known locally as the Buncefield complex. Up to 150 fire fighters are reported to be at the scene with 10 fire […]

Could Be The Easiest, But Surely The Smartest Way To Save Money On Your Auto Insurance Payments

Read An Opinion On: Wealth Management Sydney By Ed Sneineh Getting some discounts and savings on car insurance involves that you have little information but some common sense, and little knowledge of finance and insurance matters. You perhaps want to spend some times to study the different points of liability insurance, the expressions of deductibles […]