New Zealand study finds correlation between church attendance and adolescent obesity

Wednesday, December 4, 2013 A study published this month in Journal of Primary Health Care by researchers at the School of Population Health, University of Auckland found a correlation between adolescent obesity amongst Pacific Islanders (PI) living in New Zealand and church attendance. The results were based on interviews with 2,495 Auckland teenagers attending six different secondary schools,...
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Malaysian government warns citizens about Uncyclopedia

This article mentions the Wikimedia Foundation, one of its projects, or people related to it. Wikinews is a project of the Wikimedia Foundation. Tuesday, January 15, 2008 Satire site Uncyclopedia, a parody of online encyclopedia Wikipedia, has been labeled by the Malaysian government as dangerous. The Internal Security Department of Malaysia issued the warning today, saying that the site has...
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How Muscles Work To Burn Fat 24 Hours A Day

See More About: Gym And Fitness Exercise By Kya Grace Everyone wants to have a lean, well-chiseled body with perfect muscles to show off. If you have more muscle weight, it not only makes you a better-looking person but also a healthier person. A person who is lean and well built is not a person who has low body weight as you may often think. People with muscles weigh just as much as a normal...

70,000 General Motors employees go on strike

Monday, September 24, 2007 73,000 United Auto Workers (UAW) union members launched a nationwide strike today against General Motors (GM), the largest auto manufacturer in the United States. UAW President Ron Gettelfinger said GM would need to meet pay, health care, and job security issues. Gettelfinge said, "This is nothing we wanted...No one benefits in a strike. But there comes a point where...
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Final bidder submits SGD5.5 billion plan for Singapore casino

Wednesday, November 1, 2006 The third and last bidder for Singapore's Sentosa Integrated Resort (IR) project, Eighth Wonder, submitted its development plan yesterday: a SGD 5.5 billion(USD 3.52 billion) eco-friendly casino known as "Harry's Island". Harry's Island will boast 10 luxury, family-oriented hotels, a tree house with family suites, and a 7,500-seat Caldera theater which will feature...
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A Rancho Cucamonga Family Lawyer For The Settlement Of Legal Settlement In The Families

See More About: Clarity Lawyers A Rancho Cucamonga Family Lawyer For The Settlement Of Legal Settlement In The Families by JeffblackhardyA rancho Cucamonga family lawyer is the right person to help you to overcome the legal issues you experience within your family. From divorce to a child s custody, the lawyer firms here include professionals who specialize in individual spheres to write...

United Kingdom to introduce graphic images on cigarette packets

Sunday, September 28, 2008 The United Kingdom is set to become the second European country to place graphic images on cigarette packets. 15 different images are to be placed on the packs of all brands of cigarettes. They will be introduced on October 1. The images will be introduced onto all other forms of tobacco by 2010. The written warnings were introduced in 2003 and have been deemed a...
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Case against Karr dropped: no DNA link to JonBenet Ramsey murder

Tuesday, August 29, 2006 Prosecutors have withdrawn their case against John Mark Karr, the man who confessed to killing JonBenet Ramsey in 1996, as DNA tests do not place him at the crime scene. "The people would not be able to establish that Mr. Karr committed this crime despite his repeated insistence that he did," District Attorney Mary Lacy said in court papers. Lacy also said that...
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Why Owning Health Policy Proves Beneficial?

See More About: Iso Best International Student Insurance Life seems merrier when things fall in place. We get good job, own a big flat in the heart of the city, car and all the leisure of lives. But you may never know when an uncertainty might strike and you meet face a fatal accident or get critically ill and have to rush to the hospitals. The long list of bill including medicines, surgical...

Haunted attractions in Texas prepare for 2013 Halloween season

Thursday, September 12, 2013 With Halloween approaching, numerous haunted attractions all over Texas are preparing for the big "haunt" season. Directors and staff of such attractions must invest significant time preparing their buildings; such efforts gear up significantly during September. Wikinews caught up with some owners of these attractions to learn more about the hard work it takes to...
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