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Syria Files: Selex sold communication technology to police forces

Saturday, July 7th, 2012 | Permalink

WikiLeaks has released the “Syria Files”, which reveal embarrassing ties between Syria and various Western entities . This article relates to Selex, a subsidiary of the Italian communications company, Finmeccanica.

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Syria Files: Selex sold communication technology to police forces

Medical tattoos offer important health information

Monday, February 27th, 2012 | Permalink

Tattoos have long served as fashion statements, but a small number of Americans are now relying on them for a more practical, potentially lifesaving purpose: to warn first responders about important medical conditions.

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Active video games don’t mean kids exercise more

Monday, February 27th, 2012 | Permalink

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – All that virtual boxing, bowling and dancing along with video game systems might not be helping kids meet their daily exercise requirements, a new study suggests. In the report, kids who were given so-called active video games to play on a Nintendo Wii didn’t end up logging any more moderate or vigorous physical activity than those given games they could play sitting on the couch. Researchers said that it’s still possible playing active Wii games instead of other video games or simply watching TV could mean youngsters burn a few extra calories. …

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Wounded Warrior wife speaks out

Saturday, December 17th, 2011 | Permalink

Wounded Warrior wife Cheryl Gansner talks about caring for her husband who was injured in Iraq.

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Wounded Warrior wife speaks out