Cleveland, Ohio clinic performs US’s first face transplant

Thursday, December 18, 2008 A team of eight transplant surgeons in Cleveland Clinic in Ohio, USA, led by reconstructive surgeon Dr. Maria Siemionow, age 58, have successfully performed the first almost total face transplant in the US, and the fourth globally, on a woman so horribly disfigured due to trauma, that cost her an eye. […]

Wikinews interviews Mario J. Lucero and Isabel Ruiz of Heaven Sent Gaming

Friday, November 7, 2014Albuquerque, New Mexico —Online entertainment is a booming market, and plenty of players are making their play; back in March of this year The Walt Disney Company bought the multi-channel network Maker Studios. What is web entertainment, and the arts therein? And, who are the people venturing into this field? Wikinews interviewed […]

NY Post columnist suspended over extortion allegation

Tuesday, April 11, 2006 The New York Post has suspended gossip columnist Jared Paul Stern pending an FBI investigation into allegations that he tried to extort money from billionare Ron Burkle. Stern has denied the allegation. Stern contributes to Page Six, the New York Posts gossip and celebrity news section. The allegation first appeared in […]

What Is Cholesterol

Read An Opinion On: Online Menu For Restaurants United Kingdom Hungry Human Submitted by: Sarah Labdar When you think of cholesterol, the immediate connotation is bad. Cholesterol is thought of as a clogger of arteries and a predictor of heart disease, stroke or heart attack. In actuality, cholesterol can be good and bad and is […]

Voracious fish defend coral reefs against warming, say scientists

Saturday, October 5, 2019 In findings published on Wednesday in Science Advances, researchers from the Georgia Institute of Technology (GT) and University of South Carolina Beaufort, both in the United States, reported warming seas appear to decrease the efficacy of the chemical compounds that corals release into the water to defend themselves from bacteria and […]

Wikinews interviews Israeli mathematician and writer Aner Shalev

Wednesday, September 19, 2007 Aner Shalev is an Israeli mathematician and writer born in 1958 in Kibbutz Kinneret, Tiberias. Currently Shalev is a Professor at Hebrew University of Jerusalem‘s Einstein Institute of Mathematics. At the moment Shalev is in Levico Terme, Trento, Italy for a conference. He was interviewed by Wikinews.

Hell Pizza condom advertisements: complaints upheld

Wednesday, November 29, 2006 A record number of complaints, over 600, against the New Zealand restaurant chain Hell Pizza for its advertising campaign using condoms delivered via letterbox have been upheld by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA). Family First “welcomes heavenly decision from ASA on Hells Pizza.” Hell Pizza delivered sealed foil condoms in a […]

Best Time To Buy Property On Hvar

Read An Opinion On: Family Caravans For Sale Australian Off Road Caravans By Ani Stone Stone towns, waterside ruins and cobbled streets are just some of the major attractions in Hvar, Croatia. The island is also known for its serene beaches, bustling nightlife, clear turquoise water and majestic natural beauty that can catch the attention […]

Wikinews interviews 2020 US Libertarian Party presidential candidate Adam Kokesh

Saturday, September 7, 2019 Adam Kokesh, an Iraq War veteran, activist, radio show host, and currently a candidate for the US Libertarian Party’s 2020 presidential nomination, spoke with Wikinews to discuss his background, political positions, and campaign for President of the United States. Kokesh, who hails from Arizona, has been active in the anti-war movement […]

Edmund White on writing, incest, life and Larry Kramer

Thursday, November 8, 2007 What you are about to read is an American life as lived by renowned author Edmund White. His life has been a crossroads, the fulcrum of high-brow Classicism and low-brow Brett Easton Ellisism. It is not for the faint. He has been the toast of the literary elite in New York, […]