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Chicago Alderman Halts Restaurant Sign Permit Application

Posted April 12th, 2011 by freeAgent
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A Chicago alderman has refused to grant a hot dog stand a permit to place a sign outside the business because of its "prison" theme and the fact that the stand employs some ex-convicts.

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UN document would give 'Mother Earth' same rights as humans

UNITED NATIONS — Bolivia will this month table a draft United Nations treaty giving "Mother Earth" the same rights as humans — having just passed a domestic law that does the same for bugs, trees and all other natural things in the South American country.

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Stupid parents think they know what's best for their children...

Posted April 11th, 2011 by Grey
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When will parents learn? You don't know what's best for your kids - the government bureaucrats do. At least Chicago is thinking of the children by banning kids from bringing school lunches from home. Whew!

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Maine Town Declares Food Sovereignty

Posted March 25th, 2011 by atomiccat
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Sedgwick, Maine has done what no other town in the United States has done. The town unanimously passed an ordinance giving its citizens the right “to produce, process, sell, purchase, and consume local foods of their choosing.” This includes raw milk, locally slaughtered meats, and just about anything else you can imagine. It’s also a decided bucking of state and federal laws.

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Yet another GS cookie stand shut down: this one on own property

Hazelwood, MO (Saint Louis County) shuts down a Girl Scout cookie stand that was set up on the girl's residence due to ordinance not allowing commodities being sold from their home.

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Japan’s Strict Building Codes Saved Lives

Posted March 11th, 2011 by rancemuhamitz
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From seawalls that line stretches of Japan’s coastline, to skyscrapers that sway to absorb earthquakes, to building codes that are among the world’s most rigorous, no country may be better prepared to withstand earthquakes than Japan.

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Government-mandated Low-flow toilets cause a stink in SF

Posted February 28th, 2011 by virgil
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San Francisco's big push for low-flow toilets has turned into a multimillion-dollar plumbing stink. Skimping on toilet water has resulted in more sludge backing up inside the sewer pipes, said Tyrone Jue, spokesman for the city Public Utilities Commission. That has created a rotten-egg stench near AT&T Park and elsewhere, especially during the dry summer months.

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Cash-sniffing dogs now being used at airports

Posted February 25th, 2011 by brill
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US Customs, a division of Homeland Security, is now using cash-sniffing dogs at airports for international travelers. A dog was able to detect one passenger's $400 in currency from among numerous travelers.

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EU faces legal action over fraudulent carbon emissions trading

Posted February 20th, 2011 by Klaas
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The European Union faces legal and political challenges over its handling of the carbon markets which remain in chaos after a cyber attack forced partial closure of the Emissions Trading Scheme.

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Netflix may get slapped with fees to broadcast in Canada

Posted February 18th, 2011 by Renniks
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The Canadian Media Production Assiociation (CMPA) is suggesting that the CRTC (Canadian Radio-Television Commission) should be charging Netflix because it’s “undermining the Canadian broadcasters’ revenue model”. In other words, it’s too cheap.

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