Ralph Nader calls out Democrats for financial bailout


 Correction — Aug 2, 2010 Nader referred to the 1999 repeal of the 1933 Glass-Steagal Act. The Wikinews article omitted the word “repeal” from the account of Nader’s speech.  Sunday, October 5, 2008 Independent U.S. presidential candidate Ralph Nader had harsh words for the Democrats who engineered yesterday’s passage of the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of […]

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Read An Opinion On: Screenwriting Courses Australia Aftt Fireproof And Waterproof Insulation Materials by Brijesh PatelWhen choosing insulation material for fireproof applications it is important to consider application type, surrounding environment and ASTM standards when choosing materials.Fireproof insulation materialsThere are a few ASTM standards that deal with mechanical insulationASTM 84 rating 25 flame spread/ 50 […]

Imprisoned Haitian priest may need US doctors


Friday, December 16, 2005 Supporters of jailed priest Jean-Juste say that he needs medical treatment in the United States. His attourney, Bill Quigley, told reporters that the priest, who was considered a potential presidential candidate before his arrest and long detainment, may have cancer and should be released so that he can seek medical attention […]

Asbestos controversy aboard Scientology ship Freewinds


Friday, May 16, 2008 Controversy has arisen over the reported presence of blue asbestos on the MV Freewinds, a cruise ship owned by the Church of Scientology. According to the Saint Martin newspaper The Daily Herald and the shipping news journal Lloyd’s List, the Freewinds was sealed in April and local public health officials on […]

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Read An Opinion On: Investment Property Advice Property Advisor Checking Company Credit with ease by Dennis Scott Any business manager or company owner will be familiar with the frustration of chasing payments, and frequently late customers can be an ongoing annoyance. Repeatedly requesting prompt payment can take up time which employees such as accountants should […]

Cadillac unveils Obama’s ‘Beast’, the 2009 Presidential State Car


Saturday, January 17, 2009 The US Secret Service has released the first photos Wednesday of the new presidential limousine that will transport Barack Obama down Pennsylvania Avenue next Tuesday as part of the 56th Presidential inaugural parade after he is sworn in at the Capitol. The First Limo – the 2009 Cadillac Presidential Limousine – […]

U.S. superbug expected to emerge in Canada


Wednesday, January 3, 2007 An infectious superbug spreading in the United States is to “emerge in force” in Canada, doctors fear. The bacteria have been reported popping up in day care centers and locker rooms across the U.S. Usually elderly or very ill hospital patients get the disease. More than 2 million U.S. residents are […]

Harness The Secret To Finding The Right Home Based Business}


Read An Opinion On: Loader Truck Australia Mining Truck Submitted by: Lisa King The problem with finding the “right” home based business model on the internet is that it involves a huge amount of work. Most people have no idea where to start, or how to decide the right model for them and their lifestyle […]

MuchMusic Video Awards this Sunday in Toronto, Canada; Wikinews will be there


This article mentions the Wikimedia Foundation, one of its projects, or people related to it. Wikinews is a project of the Wikimedia Foundation. Wednesday, June 13, 2007 Wikinews will be attending The 2007 MuchMusic Video Awards this weekend, a popular annual event in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. True stars will be out to play, present, and […]