Wikinews Shorts: January 13, 2009


A compilation of brief news reports for Tuesday, January 13, 2009. Contents 1 Anti-government protests in Riga, Latvia cause riots 2 Obama will close Guantanamo Bay in his first week say advisers 3 Greek shipping magnate kidnapped in Athens 4 Microsoft permits additional Windows 7 beta downloads 5 Cristiano Ronaldo crowned Footballer of the Year 6 […]

Tax Preparation Services In Brooklyn Make Life Easier


Read An Opinion On: International Tax Returns Los Angeles Cst Tax byAlma Abell Filing a tax return is something that a person can do without the help of Tax Preparation Services in Brooklyn, but is it wise to not use professional help? For those who have easy tax situations and who haven’t made major purchases […]

At least fifteen dead after stampede at Mali mosque


Friday, February 26, 2010 According to a government official, at least 26 people were killed in a stampede on Thursday at a historic mosque in the northwestern city of Timbuktu, Mali. “There were 26 killed and 40 wounded,” Oumar Sangare, the Internal Ministry spokesman, told Reuters. However, other news agency reports put the death toll […]

Paella Catering One Of The Most Exclusive Ways Of Partying!


Paella Catering One Of The Most Exclusive Ways Of Partying! by Robert SiegelPaella a Spanish seafood main course preparation that has a delectable taste and mouth watering when made by an premier or expert chef. You can call for Tapas and Paella catering and organize a memorable party for your loved ones. Didn’t I say […]

Ten April Fool’s pranks of 2009


Friday, April 3, 2009 April Fools’ Day pranks harmlessly pervaded worldwide again this year. Media outlets and internet sites have joined family, office workers, and friends to provide a wide variety of practical jokes. Ireland, France, and the United States celebrate April Fools all day, whereas a few countries celebrate jokes only until noon such […]

Atlas V rocket launches with Inmarsat satellite


Friday, March 11, 2005 A Lockheed-Martin built Atlas V launch vehicle, successfully launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida at 21:42 UTC (4:42 p.m. EST). It placed the Inmarsat 4 F-1 communications satellite into orbit. This was Lockheed-Martin’s second try to launch the satellite. Yesterday’s attempt ended in a scrub when the flight control computer passed a […]

Wiki loves the European Parliament in Strasbourg


Tuesday, February 11, 2014 This article mentions the Wikimedia Foundation, one of its projects, or people related to it. Wikinews is a project of the Wikimedia Foundation. Last week fifty volunteers, from nine countries covering nineteen languages, spent four days at the European Parliament buildings in Strasbourg photographing and filming members of the parliament (MEPs). […]

“Piano Man” is not British actor, search down to three leads


 Correction — May 30, 2005 As noted below, there is no relationship between the “Piano Man” and Geoffrey Betts. While the speculative nature of this article was clearly pointed out from the beginning, Wikinews would nevertheless like to apologize to Mr. Betts for any inconvenience it may have caused. (See also Wikinews editor CGorman’s apology.)  Thursday, […]