2,700-year-old marijuana found in Chinese tomb
Stash seems to have been intended for buried shaman to use in the afterlife
Nov 27, 2008 01:23 PM
THE CANADIAN PRESS
OTTAWA – Researchers say they have...
October 29, 2008 at 5:23 AM EDT
HANOI — Vietnam is considering banning small-chested drivers from its roads - a proposal that has provoked widespread disbelief in this nation of slight people.
The Ministry of Health recently recommended that people whose chests measure...
My old building wants to put the banhammer on ALL pets from August onwards.
Is that legal for a condo board to just "decide" to ban pets, and only grandfather in a one-pet rule?
I want to raise shit and oust the board. Any legal eagles out there that know about this stuff? I'm so pissed...
The lady who showed us public health was important...during SARS and fighting off the World Health Organization in their assessment to avoid Toronto during that time with a lucid explanation...
In bringing us restaurant safety and cutting down of pesticide use...
April 30, 2008
Tracy Huffman and Josh Wingrove Staff Reporters A Good Samaritan was stabbed to death when he tried to prevent the killing of a woman during an apparent domestic dispute at a Brampton plaza this afternoon.
Police were called to the plaza, in the...
Buffet bans big men for overeating
January 03, 2008
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
HOUMA, La. – Gluttony has its limits.
At least that appears to be the case at a Louisiana restaurant that had enough of two large men pigging out at its expense.
Ricky Labit, a 6-foot-3, 265-pound disabled offshore...
Even erotic food has to follow the rules
Norway's largest erotic chain store was forced to change the labeling on products such as penis pasta, candy cuffs and chocolate body painting, to comply with Norwegian food regulations.
The Norwegian food safety authority, whose goal it is to make...
Teacher nails raccoon for students' sake
Educator shoots animal with nail gun to use it for skinning demonstration
The Associated Press
HUNTSVILLE, Ark. - A high school teacher killed a raccoon with a nail gun after discovering the planned subject of a skinning demonstration was alive...
This means Tribers can't join...
Mafia 'commandments' found
By ALESSANDRA RIZZO, Associated Press Writer
Thou shalt be faithful to the Mafia.
Italian police said Thursday they have found a list of 10 commandments for mobsters in a house near Palermo, where a top Mafia boss was...
6 die from brain-eating amoeba
Rare organism that lives in lakes entered victims’ bodies through the nose
The Associated Press
PHOENIX - It sounds like science fiction but it’s true: A killer amoeba living in lakes enters the body through the nose and attacks the brain where it feeds until...