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Legendary blues singer Etta James dies at age 73

January 21st, 2012 - 6:26 pm ICT by BNO News
RIVERSIDE, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Legendary rhythm and blues singer Etta James died as a result of complications from leukemia on Friday morning, her longtime friend and manager said in a statement. ... Read more...

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Cancer-causing chemical found in tap water of 31 US cities

December 23rd, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 23 (IANS) Hexavalent chromium, an industrial chemical and a major health risk highlighted in the movie "Erin Brockovich" in 2000, continues to haunt Americans. A national survey has found that ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Carcinogen in ‘Erin Brockovich’ found across 31 US cities

December 21st, 2010 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 21 (IANS) The domestic tap water of 31 out of 35 US cities, which were surveyed, contains hexavalent chromium -- the probable carcinogen made famous by the film "Erin Brockovich". ... Read more...

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Scientists Discover New Self-cloning Lizard Species at Vietnamese Buffet

November 12th, 2010 - 10:46 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A report from CNN reveals that a previously unknown and undocumented form of self-cloning all female lizard has been discovered by scientists in the oddest of ... Read more...

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Scientists Discover New Lizard Species At Buffet

November 12th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Ho Chi Minh City, Nov 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new species of lizard has been identified by scientists in Vietnam which is served as a lunch item in the menu ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

California man charged for falsely claiming to be an Army General

April 17th, 2010 - 3:48 am ICT by BNO News
RIVERSIDE, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) – A California man was charged with a felony offense for claiming to be an Army General, prosecutors said Friday.Carmine Alexander “Bud” Cannarella, 64, from Big Bear Lakes, ... Read more...

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California warden indicted for revealing confidential government information

March 4th, 2010 - 5:10 am ICT by BNO News
RIVERSIDE, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) – The warden of a federal prison in Adelanto was indicted Wednesday for allegedly lying to federal investigators, prosecutors said.Scott A. Holencik, 45, the warden at the United ... Read more...

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Scientists release new citrus variety with sweet taste, very few seeds

August 5th, 2009 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 5 (ANI): Researchers at the University of California, Riverside, have come up with a new variety of citrus fruit that is sweet to eat, bears very few seeds, has attractive ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Republican newsletter showing Obama with watermelon and ribs sparks outrage

October 17th, 2008 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Riverside (California, US), Oct.17 (ANI): A San Bernardino County Republican groups distribution of a newsletter picturing Barack Obama on a phony 10 dollar bill adorned with a watermelon, ribs and a ... Read more...

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