Yahoo chooses Dublin as location of new European Headquarters

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Yahoo chooses Dublin as location of new European Headquarters

Tuesday, February 15, 2005 Dublin – Yahoo!, the internet portal, today announced it has chosen Dublin, Ireland as the location of its European Headquarters. Ireland beat off stiff competition from other European countries to win the investment. The move is expected to create over 400 jobs – two thirds of which are expected to be […]

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Colleges offering admission to displaced New Orleans students/LA-ND

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Colleges offering admission to displaced New Orleans students/LA-ND

See the discussion page for instructions on adding schools to this list and for an alphabetically arranged listing of schools. Due to the damage by Hurricane Katrina and subsequent flooding, a number of colleges and universities in the New Orleans metropolitan area will not be able to hold classes for the fall 2005 semester. It […]

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Passengers evacuated at Prague airport after drawing of bomb found in plane

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Passengers evacuated at Prague airport after drawing of bomb found in plane

April 17th, 2019 by Adv59L

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 On Sunday night in Prague, Czech Republic, 183 people on a Jet2 flight arriving from Manchester, United Kingdom were evacuated after, reportedly, discovery in the aircraft’s toilets of a picture of a bomb. The Czech foreign ministry’s spokesperson said a painting of a bomb had been found in the plane’s toilet […]

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New Zealand prisoners do nothing says National party

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New Zealand prisoners do nothing says National party

April 17th, 2019 by Adv59L

Sunday, November 5, 2006 Figures released by Simon Power, law and order spokesman for the National party, show that the New Zealand Labour led government lets 81% of all prisoners not do any work while in prison. Newspaper, Sunday News says that some Christchurch prisoners have been given a barbecue for good behavior. Simon Power’s […]

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California State University, Chico fraternity suspended for making frat house porno flick

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California State University, Chico fraternity suspended for making frat house porno flick

April 17th, 2019 by Adv59L

Tuesday, March 29, 2005The local chapter of the Phi Kappa Tau fraternity at California State University, Chico was suspended after members were linked to a pornographic DVD apparently filmed in the club’s fraternity house. According to reports, the DVD shows students engaged in various sexual activities with female porn actresses. The Chico fraternity also has […]

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Cocaine found in frozen mango puree shipped to Montréal, Canada

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Cocaine found in frozen mango puree shipped to Montréal, Canada

April 16th, 2019 by Adv59L

Wednesday, June 20, 2007 The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) announced Tuesday that they had seized approximately 160 kilograms of cocaine discovered in buckets of frozen mango puree imported from Mexico. Investigations led the police to a shipping container destined for the Port of Montréal, in the Canadian […]

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Japan Airlines to file for bankruptcy

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Japan Airlines to file for bankruptcy

April 16th, 2019 by Adv59L

Monday, January 18, 2010 Japan Airlines (JAL), Asia’s largest airline, is expected to file for bankruptcy protection on Tuesday, bringing an end to months of speculation about the airline’s financial future, riddled by debt. The bankruptcy filing, should it go ahead, is to be followed by a restructuring program, backed by the government, intended to […]

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Hidden treasure worth billions of dollars discovered in Indian temple

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Hidden treasure worth billions of dollars discovered in Indian temple

April 14th, 2019 by Adv59L

Monday, July 4, 2011 Officials announced that a treasure containing sacks of diamonds and gold coins as well as golden idols, jewelry and other riches has been discovered in the secret subterranean vaults of Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple, in the southwestern state of Kerala, India. Estimates of its worth have been rising and it is now […]

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Chrysler files for bankruptcy, Fiat Group SpA to run company

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Chrysler files for bankruptcy, Fiat Group SpA to run company

April 12th, 2019 by Adv59L

Friday, May 1, 2009 The American auto company Chrysler filed for bankruptcy Thursday, however a deal with European auto maker Fiat went through. The emerging Chrysler will be owned 55 percent by the United Auto Workers, eight percent by the United States Government, two percent by the Canadian Government and Fiat would begin with a […]

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Sweden’s Crown Princess marries long-time boyfriend

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Sweden’s Crown Princess marries long-time boyfriend

April 9th, 2019 by Adv59L

Monday, June 21, 2010 Sweden’s first royal wedding since 1976 took place Saturday when Crown Princess Victoria, 32, married her long-time boyfriend and former personal trainer, Daniel Westling, 36. The ceremony took place at Stockholm Cathedral. Over 1,200 guests, including many rulers, politicians, royals and other dignitaries from across the world, attended the wedding, which […]

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