Monthly Archives: April 2011

Russian parliament passes anti-US adoption measure

Russian parliament passes anti-US adoption measure
The Duma bill is named in honor of Dima Yakovlev, a Russian toddler who was adopted by Americans and then died in 2008 right after his father left him in a automobile in broiling heat for hours. The father was located not guilty of involuntary manslaughter. Anger …
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There has been a large jump in public transport use across Australia

There has been a massive jump in public transport use across Australia
The report named Sydney as the most sustainable transport capital – by default rather than design – whilst cars rule Adelaide, and Melbourne has the lowest bus, tram and automobile-pooling usage. Cycling had received disproportionate policy attention compared …
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In no way too old to find out to share

Never too old to learn to share
I whisk him into the automobile the moment he wakes to get at least 30 minutes in the pool before time for babies ends. We are greeted by the pool employees, who firmly indicate to us we should be out by noon. Adult/seniors time is next. As we stroll out on the pool …
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