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American held in China for carrying banned material

September 10th, 2012 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 10 (IANS) A US citizen has been put under 10-day detention in China for carrying and concealing a banned hazardous substance while trying to board a flight from ... Read more...

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Russia has 25,000 undersea radioactive waste sites

December 26th, 2011 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) There are nearly 25,000 hazardous underwater objects containing solid radioactive waste in Russia, an emergencies ministry official said Monday.According to Oleg Kuznetsov, deputy head of ... Read more...

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6 American Personnel Quarantined In Turkey Over Mail Fright

September 3rd, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, September 3, 2010 (Just Flashed): The American Embassy in Turkey has asserted that six post office employees of the American Army have been quarantined. The rationale behind them being quarantined is ... Read more...

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Shopping makes men impotent?

June 30th, 2010 - 11:07 am ICT by IANS
London, June 30 (IANS) Shopping is really bad for men's health and fertility, scientists are now saying after new research. Researchers have discovered that a chemical compound found on some cash receipts contains ... Read more...

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Parker, CO man indicted for contributing to airborne release of asbestos

April 16th, 2010 - 12:16 am ICT by BNO News
DENVER, COLORADO (BNO NEWS) – A Parker, Colorado man was indicted on Thursday for contributing to the release of a hazardous substance by misleading state officials, prosecutors informed.Michael Merit, 45, falsely claimed ... Read more...

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Hazardous material crews called to an Utah IRS building

March 2nd, 2010 - 10:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Utah, Mar 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The hazardous material crew was called into an IRS building in Utah on Monday. Around 2 weeks earlier, a man had knowingly crashed his private plane ... Read more...

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Letters With White Substance Found In Alabama Trigger Anthrax Scare

January 5th, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Birmingham, Alabama, Jan 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Envelopes containing white powder have been found in federal buildings and congressional offices across the state of Alabama in United States, triggering a scare ... Read more...

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Huge blob of mysterious Arctic goo may be biological in origin

July 17th, 2009 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 17 (ANI): Huge blob of mysterious goo floating through the Chukchi Sea in the Arctic Ocean has baffled experts, who say the stuff might be biological.The blob is thick and ... Read more...

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