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Portland, Ore., rejecting water fluoridation
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Early returns showed Portland residents voting to keep their city the largest in the U.S. without fluoride in the water.
Everyone has a bad day at work now and then. But if you have one of these 15 Most Stressful Jobs in the World, even one bad day can get you or someone else killed. From EMT to Coal Miner to Ice Road Trucker, these are the jobs that will keep you up at nights!
last updated: Wed, 22 May 2013 03:54:34 GMT
China arrests 13 over protest 'rumours'
THIRTEEN people have been arrested for internet posts that sparked a rare protest in Beijing, weeks after China announced a crackdown on "online rumours".
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Stabbed Essendon player 'shaken' but OK
UPDATES: MIDFIELDER Nathan Lovett-Murray expected to make a full recovery after he was stabbed in an incident involving his girlfriend's ex.
Husband questioned as family car towed
POLICE are questioning the husband of a woman found murdered this morning south of Brisbane and have towed away the family car for forensic examination.
last updated: Tue, 21 May 2013 18:28:33 +0000
The War Game That Almost Led To Nuclear Armageddon
"Cold War hysteria reached its peak" in the autumn of 1983 with a NATO nuclear-release exercise named Able Archer 83 according to a set of newly declassified documents.
last updated: Tue, 21 May 2013 21:00:14 GMT
Apple CEO makes no apology for company's tax strategy
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook made no apology on Tuesday for the iPad maker saving billions of dollars in U.S. taxes through Irish subsidiaries and told lawmakers that his company backs corporate tax reform, even though it may end up paying more.
last updated: Tue, 21 May 2013 19:12:19 -0400
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Assessing the Damage: Photos of TornadoHavoc in Moore
A huge tornado with 200-m.p.h. (322 km/h) winds devastated the town of Moore, a suburb of Oklahoma City, on Monday afternoon. At least 24 people