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Some 'aloe vera' products sold at Walmart, Target contain no aloe at all, study finds If you've ever had a minor burn or wanted to soothe a skin rash, you may have reached for aloe vera gel, but what you've been applying may not be aloe vera at all. | Nov 24, 2016 01:06 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
99-year-old woman named America happy to become a US citizen At age 99, a woman named America has become a U.S. citizen. | Nov 23, 2016 11:24 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Man who inherited house finds hidden gold bars and coins worth $5 million A man who inherited a house from a dead relative discovered he was living in a treasure trove worth nearly $5 million. | Nov 23, 2016 7:16 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Flying drone smuggles cell-phone, saw blade into Danish prison COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Not a cake with a file in it, but maybe the modern equivalent.
Reuters | Nov 23, 2016 3:32 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
'No can do', Heinz beans advert banned over safety fears LONDON (Reuters) - A Heinz television advert showing people drumming a rhythm on its baked bean cans has been banned by British regulators on safety grounds.
Reuters | Nov 23, 2016 1:37 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Kazakhstan's parliament wants to rename capital after president ASTANA (Reuters) - Kazakhstan's parliament called on Wednesday for the capital city to be renamed after President Nursultan Nazarbayev, a week ahead of a national holiday dedicated to the 76-year-old leader who has the power to accept or reject the propos
Reuters | Nov 23, 2016 1:02 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Baylor associate AD Heath Nielsen arrested after assault on reporter The Sports Xchange Baylor associate athletic director Heath Nielsen was arrested after assaulting reporter James McBride while he was taking a picture with a player on the field at McLane Stadium following a Bears' game against TCU on Nov. 5.
United Press International | Nov 22, 2016 9:25 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Palliative care raises quality of life, but doesn't extend it Dennis Thompson, HealthDay News Palliative care can ease the burden of serious illness, but there's no evidence it can extend a patient's life, a review of available evidence has concluded.
United Press International | Nov 22, 2016 9:25 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Bull calf hoofs it from Regina livestock show, causes rush-hour chase The Canadian Western Agribition has set up in Regina for the week, but the show went on the road Tuesday morning during rush hour. | Nov 22, 2016 8:09 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Groom's mistress crashes wedding wearing same dress as the bride A groom in Ghana was shocked when his mistress showed up at his wedding in the same dress as his bride. | Nov 22, 2016 8:08 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend