US Supreme Court rules Defense of Marriage Act unconstitutional

30 September, 2021

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Thursday, June 27, 2013 In a ruling released yesterday, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled 5–4 that portions of Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) are unconstitutional and married same-sex partners should not be prevented from receiving federal benefits including tax and social security benefits, and recognition for the purpose of immigration. In the […]

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Forex Trading Course Don’t Wasting Your Time On Pointless Lessons

30 September, 2021

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Find Out More About: Forex Momentum Trading Strategy Forex Trading Course – Don’t Wasting Your Time On Pointless Lessons by Matthew John If you have any interest to study forex trading from the very basic to the advance level, the best alternative is taling a good forex trading course. Finding forex trading lessons at the […]

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Book review controversy over Daniel Dennett’s ‘Breaking the Spell’

29 September, 2021

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Tuesday, March 7, 2006 Professor of philosophy Daniel Dennett’s (Tufts University) new book Breaking the Spell uses the scientific method commonly employed to analyze natural phenomena in order to examine religion. The New York Times‘ February 20th review by Leon Wieseltier, which was strongly negative, has sparked debate about the merits of this approach. Breaking […]

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Euro reaches new lows

29 September, 2021

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Friday, July 15, 2011 On Tuesday, the Euro fell to a new record low in relation to the Swiss Franc, and to multi-month lows against the U.S. Dollar and Japanese yen; all considered by investors to be safe currencies during times of economic turmoil. The Wall Street Journal reported earlier that recent comments from the […]

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Colleges offering admission to displaced New Orleans students/International

29 September, 2021

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See the discussion page for instructions on adding schools to this list and for an alphabetically arranged listing of schools. Due to the damage by Hurricane Katrina and subsequent flooding, a number of colleges and universities in the New Orleans metropolitan area will not be able to hold classes for the fall 2005 semester. It […]

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Outdoor Speaker Selection And Placement

28 September, 2021

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Find Out More About: Alfresco Outdoor Kitchen Design Alfresco Outdoor Kitchen Design Ideas Submitted by: Jason Hersh Outdoor speakers can add a whole new level of enjoyment to your sound system. There s nothing quite like being able to listen to your favorite music when you are outside relaxing on the patio, in the pool, […]

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School dinner costs just 49p in Wales

27 September, 2021

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Wednesday, March 30, 2005A survey carried out by BBC Wales has revealed that the contents of a school meal in Wales cost on average just £0.49 per pupil. Average spending on meal ingredients varied slightly from council to council; with the Cardiff City council spending just £0.40 on each meal, whilst Powys council lavished £0.69 […]

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Wikinews previews the 2009 Queensland state election

26 September, 2021

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 Correction — November 19, 2009 In the final line of this article, it is stated that The West Australian is a News Limited paper. It is actually independent – the News Limited paper in Perth is the Sunday Times.  Tuesday, March 17, 2009 With an election coming up this Saturday in the Australian state of Queensland, […]

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South Africa Bouncing Back From A Gloomy Past

23 September, 2021

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Find Out More About: Free Financial Advice Sydney By Nemanja Kuzmanovic For almost half a century, South Africa was placed under apartheid, a means of segregation where the white where separated from the black. Even if more blacks inhabited the country, the whites were given more privileges. It was a serious form of discrimination that […]

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Toyota accused of misleading public over recalls

23 September, 2021

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Tuesday, February 23, 2010 Toyota has been accused by a U.S. House of Representatives committee with misleading the public and investigators over its recent recalls. The accusations, in a statement from the House Energy and Commerce Committee, claim that Toyota both relied on a flawed study in its assessment of the issue of sticking accelerator […]

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