Archive for March, 2011

Trainer: Tilikum Past Darker Than Sea World Said

One year after a trainer was savagely killed by a whale at SeaWorld in Orlando, Fla., the whale responsible for her death has made a controversial return to performing, though trainers will no longer be allowed in the water. (32 secs ago)

LaHarpe council clarifies clean-up days April 1 to 15

The LaHarpe city cemetery cleanup days are April 1 through 15. The wrong dates were referenced at the last LaHarpe city council meeting, prompting many phone calls to cemetery committee chairman Darrell Kraft. (47 secs ago)

Folk Remedies for Colic Do Not Work, Review Says

That nonstop crying of a baby with colic has some parents turning to popular folk remedies. Unfortunately, there’s no good evidence they work, according to a review of 15 studies. The results don’t surprise New York City mom Leni Calas, Continue reading (40 secs ago)

Mississippi State Representative Throws Bill at Colleague

Several Mississippi House members said they were outraged Monday when one lawmaker threw a bill at a colleague during a floor debate. (49 secs ago)

Camier flies flag as sole British podium winner

The Englishman defies some expectations to finish as the only British rider to score a Superbike podium at Donington Park. (1 min ago)

Tripoli minders snatch ‘rape victim’

A Libyan woman has stormed into a hotel to tell foreign journalists about being raped by Libyan officials. (59 secs ago)

Negative Perceptions an Obstacle for Jackson

Communicating positive messages about Jackson’s progress and ending negative perceptions about crime is important to attract new residents to the city of Jackson, Jackson State University professor B. D’Anra Orey told a group of citizens this morning. (57 secs ago)

CSU Everitt Real Estate residential survey shows uncertain market

LOVELAND – A new CSU College of Business Everitt Real Estate Center residential survey released this morning reveals an uncertain market for 2011 characterized by relatively low mortgage rates and rising intrest rates. (43 secs ago)

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Libyans lack access to food, health care-aid agencies

Most of the country remains off limits to aid workers, who say they have sketchy information about the humanitarian situation (4 mins ago)