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U.S. Supreme Court upholds health care mandate

Thursday, June 28, 2012 In a decision today, the U.S. Supreme Court has upheld the controversial healthcare law, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, passed in 2010. The Supreme Court also upheld the individual mandate provision of the law, which would require most U.S. citizens to obtain health insurance by 2014, or pay a […]

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News briefs:April 16, 2010

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Police shoot man dead after ‘terrorist-related’ knife attack in London

Wednesday, February 5, 2020 On Sunday in London, England, according to witness accounts and authorities, a man wearing a fake suicide vest entered a store, grabbed a large knife, ran outside with it and began to stab people. Reportedly he injured a man and two women on Streatham High Road, London. Armed plainclothes officers, already […]

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Sam Brownback on running for President, gay rights, the Middle East and religion

This article mentions the Wikimedia Foundation, one of its projects, or people related to it. Wikinews is a project of the Wikimedia Foundation. Monday, October 15, 2007 Sam Brownback is perplexed. The U.S. Senator from Kansas and Presidential candidate is a Republican whose politics—he is against marriage for gay people, he is against abortion, and […]

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Telstra becomes the first in the world to switch to HSPA+ wireless Internet technology

Wednesday, September 1, 2010 On Monday, Australian telecommunications company Telstra has introduced dual carrier HSPA+ standard for broadband Internet business customers in the Next G network. This is the first time this technology is being introduced on national scale. The bandwidths the users can deploy increased into two to three times, with Telstra becoming the […]

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Shantou, Guangdong Animation (Toy) Industry Clusters Highlights}

Click Here To Know More About: Dijgtal Site Submitted by: Weihua December 24, 2009, Chenghai District, Shantou City, Guangdong Province, Department of Culture has been named as “Guangdong animation (Toy) creative industry clusters”, which means that in Guangdong Province and even the country’s largest toy animation and creative industries cluster-building into the new period. First […]

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Britain thinks Africans are barbaric, claims South African President

Friday, March 5, 2010 Jacob Zuma, President of South Africa, claimed Britain believed Africa is “barbaric”, hours before a state visit to Queen Elizabeth II. These claims were made after the Daily Mail described him as a “sex-obsessed bigot and vile buffoon.” Zuma accused Britons of considering themselves to be culturally superior owing to their […]

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Protestors want ‘carnival not confrontation’ at Forbes conference

Thursday, August 25, 2005 The 30A network has said that it wants to create a carnival atmosphere while protesting at the Forbes Global CEO conference. The protest, which starts on August 30, is expected to attract up to 2,000 protesters. Similar events in the past often had instances of violent confrontations between police and some […]