Wikinews Shorts: April 9, 2007

A compilation of brief news reports forĀ Monday, April 9, 2007. Contents 1 Three-year-old New Zealander chokes to death on candy 2 Golf: Zach Johnson wins 71st Masters 3 New York couple taking taxi to Arizona 4 Vocational nurse charged with fatal Houston fire 5 Iran starts industrial-scale production of nuclear fuel The New Zealand Police …

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. …

Dr. John Fagbemi: Your Oral Emergency Helpline}

Dr. John Fagbemi: Your oral emergency helpline by Sheratonv Dental emergencies are sudden and uninvited. If you are not aware of what kind of injuries come under emergency dentistry, you should read along for the knowledge of it. Not only will it help you over the course of time, you can also take your family …

CanadaVOTES: NDP candidate Max Lombardi running in Cambridge

Friday, September 26, 2008 On October 14, 2008, Canadians will be heading to the polls for the federal election. New Democratic Party candidate Max Lombardi is standing for election in the riding of Cambridge. Lombardi is an information technology specialist who has lived in Cambridge for 25 years. Held since 2004 by Conservative Gary Goodyear, …

Wikinews at Toronto film fest party, with Diddy

Monday, September 8, 2008 Toronto residents are abuzz as the stars walk among them, during the 2008 Toronto International Film Festival. The capital of and largest city in Ontario, Canada has been playing host to the premieres of major motion pictures, up-and-coming indy films, and international films alike. Over the last few years, the festival …

Seven die in bombing in Falluja, Iraq

Monday, March 15, 2010 At least seven died in a double attack in Falluja, Iraq today. The attack occurred near a military checkpoint in the western Anbar province of the country. 29 were wounded in the attack. The blast rocked the area and I found myself suddenly on the floor. Once I saw the smoke …

An account of the Esperanza Fire from an animal rescuer

This article features first-hand journalism by Wikinews members. See the collaboration page for more details. This article features first-hand journalism by Wikinews members. See the collaboration page for more details. Saturday, December 2, 2006 As families fled their homes in the early morning hours on Thursday October 26, there was no warning. The Esperanza Fire …

How To Build A Toy Kitchen

Read An Opinion On: Mr Property Services Website Lifestyle Retirement Villages Submitted by: Dave Matthews Young children have great fun engaging in pretend play. If they are 3 at least 3 years old you may wish to get them a toy kitchen. There are many specialist manufacturers of toy kitchens however if you wish to …

Poland announces Olympians for the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing

Thursday, July 10, 2008 The Polish Olympic Committee (PKOL) announced today the list of 258 sportsmen drafted to represent Poland at the 2008 Summer Olympic Games in Beijing, China. The number of olympians may increase by 10, as the Committee has given a number of athletes a final chance to qualify, including Lidia Chojecka and …