US Senate blocks Alaska refuge drilling

Thursday, December 22, 2005 By a narrow vote late in the evening on December 21st, 2005 the US Senate blocked opening the nation’s oil reserve in National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska . This vote delivers a victory to environmentalists and denies the Bush administration their top energy priority. Senator Ted Stevens (R-Alaska) attached the drilling plan to a measure to […]

Southern Minnesota plane crash kills eight

Thursday, July 31, 2008 At least eight people have been killed in a plane crash near the southern Minnesota town of Owatonna, the Associated Press and local media reported Thursday morning. One person, who had been listed in critical condition as of 11:40 a.m. in the Owatonna hospital has died from injuries sustained in the accident, the Associated Press reported […]

Commonly Asked Questions About Commercial Air Conditioner Maintenance In Centerville Oh

More On This Topic: Barry Brown And Sons Site byadmin Individuals who own a business must keep their air conditioning unit running proficiently at all times. To prevent occurrences of air conditioner failure, business owners should schedule regular maintenance checks. Read the information below to learn the answers to commonly asked questions about commercial air conditioner maintenance Centerville OH area […]

Study shows that aspirin might do more harm than good

Monday, August 31, 2009 A study performed at Edinburgh University, Scotland has shown that aspirin may do more harm to your health than good. The research at the university in Scotland was to assess the effects of taking aspirin on a daily basis where no prior or existing medical conditions would merit its prescription. The researchers monitored 3,350 patients aged […]

Appalachian Mountains coal company target of protesters

Saturday, July 9, 2005 A Friday protest in downtown Richmond drew around 200 protesters to Virginia’s state capital to demonstrate against strip mining practices of Massey Energy Company. Demonstrators marched through town and gathered in front of the company’s office building where nearly 20 laid in the street of the city’s main thoroughfare, and were nearly arrested. A few linked […]

New Jersey officials: Stimulus bill hurting Atlantic City casinos

Sunday, March 29, 2009 A New Jersey congressman says restrictions on federal stimulus money are hurting gaming destinations like Atlantic City, and he is seeking to repeal a provision banning the use of funds for casinos or other gaming establishments. HAVE YOUR SAY Is Ken Calemmo right to suggest that the gaming industry is as important as manufacturing, retail or […]

Little Known Facts About Botox

More On This Topic: Neck Lift Surgeons In Southlake Texas Little Known Facts About Botox by Jessica Morgan We see it in the celebrity gossip tabloids all the time Botox. It s so popular it s become mainstream. It seems like you see it everywhere and even wonder if maybe people you know may be getting treatments. There are so […]

eBay Australia to only permit payment via PayPal

Saturday, April 12, 2008 On the back of new restrictions being imposed on eBay users in the United Kingdom requiring that sellers offer PayPal payments for all sales, eBay Australia is mandating that only PayPal payments will be acceptable as of June 17. PayPal is a wholly-owned subsidiary of eBay, and charges a 30¢ transaction fee, plus a commission between […]