Power and water return to Liberia

February 25, 2021 0 Comments

Wednesday, July 26, 2006 The Liberian President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf today flicked a switch to restore electricity to the country’s war torn capital, Monrovia, after a gap of over 15 years. At a ceremony to coincide with the 159th anniversary of the country’s independence, Mrs. Sirleaf-Johnson, who was elected at the end of 2005, pulled a …

The Zippo Constantine – A Custom Made Gem

February 25, 2021 0 Comments

Find Out More About: Best Piano Keyboard Australia Submitted by: Sam C V The Zippo Constantine is one of the hundreds of beautiful custom designed lighters made by the Zippo Manufacturing Company in its 77 year history. The Zippo Company has made custom lighter cases representing thousands of different subjects over the years. Some of …

Teaching Intelligent Design: Incumbent Dover PA school board fails reelection

February 24, 2021 0 Comments

Wednesday, November 9, 2005 The Dover, Pennsylvania school board became the first to mandate inclusion of Intelligent Design in a public school biology curriculum. For this year’s November 8 election, Republicans fielded a pro-Intelligent Design slate of candidates including some returning candidates who had previously voted to include a statement about Intelligent Design in the …

Edmund White on writing, incest, life and Larry Kramer

February 24, 2021 0 Comments

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, …

Does Muscle Milk Contain A Dangerous Neuro Toxin?

February 24, 2021 0 Comments

Find Out More About: Sarms Australia Does Muscle Milk Contain a Dangerous Neuro-Toxin? by Tim West If you are at all interested in building more and bigger muscles then you are sure to have come across the nutrition supplement industry that promises all kinds of results and improvements by buying and taking their supplements. One …

Police station attacked by car bomb in Basque Country, two officers injured

February 24, 2021 0 Comments

Friday, August 24, 2007 A police station of the Spanish Guardia Civil was attacked today Friday by a car bomb in the Basque city of Durango, injuring two policemen. It is believed to be the first serious attack of the separatist group ETA since it unilaterally ended a cease-fire in June. The blast caused serious …

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

February 24, 2021 0 Comments

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 …

Your Attorney In Allentown Will Work Hard For You

February 24, 2021 0 Comments

Find Out More About: Diary For Gift Online byAlma Abell If you have been injured and you feel as if someone else is responsible for your injuries, you may consider filing a personal injury lawsuit. After all, you don’t want to get stuck with medical bills that you may not be able to pay. Not …

Ontario Votes 2007: Interview with NDP candidate Felicite Stairs, Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke

February 24, 2021 0 Comments

Monday, September 24, 2007 Felicite Stairs is running for the Ontario NDP in the Ontario provincial election, in the Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke riding. Wikinews’ Nick Moreau interviewed her regarding her values, her experience, and her campaign. Stay tuned for further interviews; every candidate from every party is eligible, and will be contacted. Expect interviews from Liberals, Progressive …

News briefs:April 23, 2010

February 24, 2021 0 Comments

 Correction — August 24, 2015 These briefs incorrectly describe BP as ‘British Petroleum’. In fact, such a company has not existed for many years as BP dropped this name when becoming a multinational company. The initials no longer stand for anything.  Wikinews Audio Briefs Credits Produced By Turtlestack Recorded By Turtlestack Written By Turtlestack Listen To …