Tag Archive | "issue"

Man goes to hospital for kidney issue and finds out he’s a woman

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NEW YORK – Steve Crecelius has been to the hospital for a kidney stone but doctors found out he was actually a woman. The man is a photographer and he discovered he has both male and female traits so he decided to live his life as a woman. His decision has been supported by his [...]

More people to suffer from obesity in the future

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WASHINGTON – It will not get any better but worse. More bad news about Americans’ waistlines: They are only going to get bigger. Already, about a third of people are obese. By 2030, it is estimated 42 percent of the population will be. The latest government data show that obesity is leveling off after big [...]

Kate Upton sexes up 2012 Sports Illustrated issue

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LONDON, England – Kate Upton is the model-of-the-moment and has appeared on the front cover of Sports Illustrated 2012 Swimsuit Issue. The cover was leaked via Twitter a few hours before being released. Kate made her first appearance in the SI Swimsuit issue last year.

Financial downturn is an issue for Rome bid

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ROME – The Italian government is claiming the country’s financial crisis could be an issue for Rome’s bid for the 2020 Olympics. Sports Minister Piero Gnudi is indicating that Premier Mario Monti’s new government, which has been slashing spending to reduce national debt, was noncommittal about guaranteeing funds for the games. Gnudi told reporters Thursday [...]

Imprisoned Serb radical Seselj has heart issue

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BELGRADE, Serbia – Serbian radicals said Tuesday their leader Vojislav Seselj appeared to be “clinically dead” when he was taken to a Dutch hospital for heart issues while in detention at the U.N. war crimes tribunal. Serbian Radical Party official and the head of Seselj’s defense team in The Hague, Zoran Krasic, said the former [...]

Money was the issue for Bachman

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WASHINGTON – Michele Bachman was one of the favorite as Republican presidential hopeful last Summer. Still, wrong decisions mixed with bad luck and botched political strategies forced her to step out of the presidential race after her victory in the Ames Straw Poll put her on top of the world, reports The Washington Post. Michele [...]

Iraq issues arrest warrant for Sunni VPi

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BAGHDAD – Iraq’s Shiite-led government has issued an arrest warrant for Vice President Tariq al-Hashemi, the country’s highest ranking Sunni official, on terrorism charges. Interior Ministry spokesman Adil Daham told reporters about the warrant on Monday, the day after the final U.S. troops pulled out of Iraq and ended a nearly nine-year war. The move [...]

All Black winger apologises for drunken rampage

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AUCKLAND  - All Black Zac Guildford apologised for his unruly weekend behaviour due to an apparent alcoholic bender, reports The New Zealand Herald. Guildford issued a statement on Monday where he apologised for his behaviour on Friday night. He said he had no recollection of the events that unfolded following his drunken rampage. He admitted [...]

China warning issued

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BEIJING – Chinese commentators are marking a visit by Vice President Joseph Biden by offering a struggling United States advice: Stop flooding your economy with cheap credit. The prescriptions awaiting Biden, who arrives in Beijing later Wednesday, range from cutting government budget deficits to fighting poverty. While similar to the advice of Western analysts, the [...]