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Communism: How’d That Work Out For You? (PIC)

March 31st, 2010
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Plastic Bags Used in DC Drops From 22 Million to 3 Million a Month

March 31st, 2010
dc-plastic-bag-tax.jpg Photo via 2nd Green Revolution The Most Effective Tax Ever? Washington DC's 5 cent tax on plastic bags, instated just this past January, has already proven to have a phenomenal impact: the number of plastic bags handed out by supermarkets and other establishments dropped from the 2009 monthly average of 22.5 million to just 3 million in January. While significantly reducing plastic waste, the tax simultaneously generated $150,000 in revenue, which will be used to c...Read the full story on TreeHugger


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Kansas reports first swine flu-related death since late … – fox4kc.com

March 31st, 2010
... say a 71-year-old woman has died after contracting swine flu. The death is the 29th in Kansas linked to the H1N1 virus, and the first reported by the state since late February. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment ... greater risk


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How Google Earth got a dumper arrested

March 31st, 2010
After a man decides to dump a one-ton boat in a Florida subdivision, police turn to Google Earth to try learn where the boat might have come from.


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Towel-folding robot won’t do the dishes

March 31st, 2010
Researchers at UC Berkeley teach Willow Garage's PR2 humanoid robot how to fold a pile of towels. It's one step toward making robots better at housework.


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Married to a financial basket case?

March 31st, 2010
Few couples see eye to eye on every money issue, but if your spouse's spending is really out of control, simply setting up separate accounts isn't going to fix things.


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Antichrist 2012 Doomsday Swine Flu Conspiracy EXPOSED | The 2012

March 31st, 2010
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Toads able to sense coming quakes: study

March 31st, 2010
A new study suggests that the common toad can detect environmental changes that foretell impending earthquakes.


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Some Yahoo email accounts hacked in China, Taiwan (TVNZ)

March 31st, 2010
Yahoo email accounts of some journalists and activists whose work relates to China were compromised in an attack discovered this week, according to rights groups and foreign correspondents


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Shaw to air Masters golf in 3-D

March 31st, 2010
Shaw Communications will air the upcoming Masters golf tournament in 3-D, beating other Canadian cable and satellite distributors to the punch in the new technology.


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