Super Tuesday 2012: ‘Joe the Plumber’ wins GOP congressional primary

Friday, March 9, 2012 On Super Tuesday, Samuel Joseph Wurzelbacher, known more commonly as ‘Joe the Plumber’, won the U.S. Republican Party primary for Ohio’s 9th congressional district, which represents Toledo. He defeated real estate agent Steve Kraus, 51 percent to 48 percent, and will now face incumbent Democratic Representative Marcy Kaptur, who has held the seat since 1983. Wurzelbacher […]

Anti-tax tea parties held across the USA

Friday, April 17, 2009 Anti-tax anti-spending rallies called Tea Parties took place across the United States Wednesday. The rallies were held in various locations from Boston, Massachusetts to San Francisco, California. Wednesday was chosen by organizers as it is the federal income tax filing deadline, as well as the deadline for many states. The rallies were named after the Boston […]

National Hockey League news: February 24, 2008

Sunday, February 24, 2008 There were 11 games played in the National Hockey League on February 23, 2008. Contents 1 Game summaries 1.1 New York Islanders @ New Jersey Devils 1.2 Ottawa Senators @ Pittsburgh Penguins 1.3 Chicago Blackhawks @ Los Angeles Kings 1.4 Washington Capitals @ Carolina Hurricanes 1.5 New York Rangers @ Buffalo Sabres 1.6 Atlanta Thrashers @ […]


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UK Parliament begins debate on Brexit deal

Thursday, December 6, 2018 On Tuesday, the United Kingdom Parliament started five days of debates ahead of a vote over Prime Minister Theresa May’s deal to leave the European Union. The deal being debated is a withdrawal agreement for the United Kingdom (UK)’s exit from the European Union (EU), and a political framework defining ambitions for the future of the […]

Mexican therapy increases survival of cervical cancer patients

Friday, June 19, 2009 A research team from the Institute of Biomedical Research of the National Autonomous University of Mexico has developed a therapy that extends survival for locally advanced cervical cancer patients. The study was started at the National Oncology Institute, before trials were conducted worldwide. The new treatment, which serves as a guideline worldwide, involves using the drug […]

Princess Beatrice’s unlocked BMW stolen

Thursday, January 8, 2009 British royal Princess Beatrice, age 20, has become the victim of thieves, who stole her prized £17,000 black 1 Series BMW while she and her police bodyguard were shopping in Devonshire Place in Kensington — leaving the vehicle’s keys in the ignition. The luxury car, which has a personalised number plate and contained some personal items, […]