Blown for Good author discusses life inside international headquarters of Scientology

Friday, November 13, 2009 Wikinews interviewed author Marc Headley about his new book Blown for Good, and asked him about life inside the international headquarters of Scientology known as “Gold Base“, located in Gilman Hot Springs near Hemet, California. Headley joined the organization at age seven when his mother became a member, and worked at […]

Ten April Fool’s pranks of 2009

Friday, April 3, 2009 April Fools’ Day pranks harmlessly pervaded worldwide again this year. Media outlets and internet sites have joined family, office workers, and friends to provide a wide variety of practical jokes. Ireland, France, and the United States celebrate April Fools all day, whereas a few countries celebrate jokes only until noon such […]

Choosing A Trusted Long Distance Moving Service

byAlma Abell It can be a bit frightening to move across the company, but at the same time, it is an exciting adventure. Many enjoy relocating to a brand new area and getting the opportunity to see more of this beautiful country. The first step in planning a successful long distance move is to hire […]

When To Hire A Roof Contractor Honolulu

Read An Opinion On: Cheap Shipping Containers Cheap Shipping Containers For Sale byAlma Abell One of the key differences between owning a home and renting a home is the responsibilities that come attached to it. When you own a home it is your responsibility to make sure everything is in proper working conditions. This is […]

Chloroform spill forces evacuation of building at Canisius College in Buffalo, New York

Monday, August 11, 2008 Buffalo, New York —The Buffalo Fire Department and Police were called to a hazmat situation at Canisius College on Main Street after security reported that a one gallon glass container containing chloroform broke, spilling about a pint onto the floor of the college’s science building. According to communications by firefighters, who […]


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Los Angeles commuter train collides with freight train; over two dozen killed

Saturday, September 13, 2008 At least 25 people have been killed and many more injured when a Metrolink commuter train collided yesterday afternoon with a Union Pacific freight train in the Chatsworth district of Los Angeles. Around 250 firefighters have responded to the accident scene. Estimates are that 350-400 people were on the number 111 […]

Why Choose A Portland Remodeling Contractor To Replace Your Homes Doors}

Read An Opinion On: Commercial Furniture Bar Furniture Submitted by: Rhegie Taylor Doors are important – and we use them every day. The doors in your home become tired and battered quickly, they may start to sag and need to be re hung, or they may be damaged by pets scratching and children’s toys. New […]

Iran to launch its first nuclear power plant

Saturday, August 14, 2010 Ali Akbar Salehi, chief of Iran’s Atomic Energy Agency, announced Friday that Iran is scheduled to launch its first nuclear power plant in Bushehr. Russia said that it will start loading fuel into the reactor on August 21, 2010. Russia has assisted Iran in the construction of this reactor since the […]

Home-invaders pose as NYC police

Monday, July 16, 2007 In two separate incidents, men posing as members of the New York Police Department (NYPD), have invaded homes in the New York City area. In both cases, they robbed the residents, but in the most recent, they sexually assaulted a woman. On Saturday, July 14, at 1:09 a.m. EDT (UTC-4), four […]