An egg law that is mandatory in the state of California has sparked a nationwide debate. Many other states, especially Missouri among them, have reacted to the unreasonable law inspired by animal rights activists. But the animal rights movement contends that the law is ultimately necessary for the protection of human beings. After all, battery hens produce diseased eggs.
Feb 5 2014, 9:45am CST
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You wouldn’t know it from its modest adobe-and-brick-tile headquarters on National Avenue, but like a lot of its larger...
Jan 22 2014, 8:20am CST
Source: The Huffington Post: UK Edition
House prices in London have soared at their fastest rate in 27 years, smashing through the £400,000 average property mark for the first time, Nationwide has reported.
The building society said that house prices in the capital had jumped by 25.8% annually, now making it more than double the average UK house price, at £400,404, and 30% higher than its 2007 peak.
The gap between prices in the capital and the re ...
Full article at: The Huffington Post: UK Edition
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Too few charging ports for electric cars in Silicon Valley creates 'charge rage' incidents PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — An...
Jan 20 2014, 1:17pm CST
U.K. house prices expanded at the fastest pace since 2005 in June with sharp annual growth in London, even as measures taken by the government helped to bring down overall mortgage approvals. House price growth accelerated further to 11.8 percent in June, the strongest since January 2005, from 11.1 percent in May, mortgage lender Nati ...
Full article at: RTTNews
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Among the sciences, biology consistently attracts the greatest numbers of women to graduate school and academic careers. About half of all biology graduate students are women, and 40 percent of biology postdocs are female. However, those numbers drop dramatically among faculty members: Nationwide, only 36 percent of assistant professors and 18 percent of f ...
Full article at: PhysOrg.com
Jun 30 2014, 2:00pm CDT
Nestle USA enters the Super Bowl ad game with the Butterfinger Super Bowl 2014 ad and has already released a 70 second teaser that is all about snack sex.
Jan 16 2014, 1:59pm CST
More Minnesota manufacturers and distributors now say they are “thriving,” and they’re faring better than many of their U.S. peers—although local companies are more concerned about the impact of government regulations and taxation.That’s according to a new report from McGladrey, LLP, the global accounting and consulting firm. The report is based on survey responses from executives at 920 U.S. manufactu ...
Full article at: Minnpost.com
Jun 30 2014, 8:22am CDT
Source: 49 News Topeka
According to The Topeka Capitol Journal, AAA projects that traffic on the Fourth of July will increase in Kansas. In the west north central region, which includes Kansas, Missouri, Iowa, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota, the company projects that about 3.2 million people will travel at lease 50 miles from home. This prediction would mean a 0.7 percent increase from last year.
Nationwide, approximately 41 milli ...
Full article at: 49 News Topeka
Jun 29 2014, 11:25am CDT
To get a sense of how successful the Tesla Model S is, consider this: In 2012, the bestselling full-size luxury sedan...
Jan 16 2014, 9:26am CST