Key Players in Fashion and Leather Industries Confirm BIFF&BIL 2013 Being …

BANGKOK, Nov. 22, 2012 — /PRNewswire/ — Fashion and leather industrial leaders expressed their confidence that Bangkok International Fashion Fair and Bangkok International Leather Fair 2013 (BIFFBIL 2013) will provide great opportunities for Thai and ASEAN manufacturers to emerge into the global trade scene. The event, promising to be filled with a complete range of […]

Arlington man fatally shot while visiting his children on Thanksgiving

An Arlington man was fatally shot during an argument while visiting his children for Thanksgiving. The suspect, whose name had not been released, was arrested Thursday night, after returning to the scene of the shooting at the Countrywood Apartment Homes off Lamar Boulevard. The suspect, who was in his 20s, was the boyfriend of the […]

Global Shopping Holidays

While Thanksgiving has led businesses to launch Black Friday to get shoppers into stores, countries around a universe have incited normal dates on a calendar into must-shop events. Here, a male waits for his date during a matchmaking activity to pitch Singles Day in Chongqing, China, on Nov 11, 2006. A lady looks during records […]

Black Friday selling starts in Chicago

After cooking during a Maggiano’s restaurant, a Tannehill/Schroeder house headed over to Sears during Woodfield Mall in hunt of a 50-inch flat-screen TV for reduction than $300. After 10 mins of watchful in line, they breezed into a store. That’s when Terri Schroeder, of Chicago, began to yell. “Hurry, squeeze a TV,” she pronounced to […]

Tradition Meets Modernity At First Ever Namibia Fashion Show

As far as exclusive events in Namibia go, the first ever Namibia Fashion show was one of the biggest events of the year, attracting the c cre?me de la cre?me of Namibia’s fashion connoisseurs. From high flying business personalities, sports stars, entertainers and socialites to ordinary Namibians with a taste for fashion – everyone came […]

Mammograms may be used too much, study says

Researchers estimated Wednesday that mammograms caused more than 1 million American women over the past three decades to be diagnosed with early-stage breast cancers that would not have proved fatal if left undetected and untreated — a controversial finding sure to provoke more heated debate over the benefits of the screenings. The study, published in […]

Coventry Health Care To Pay $3 Million To Avoid Prosecution In Medicare Case

The Bethesda, Md., health insurer that Aetna is planning to acquire for $5.6 billion agreed to pay millions of dollars to avoid criminal prosecution. The payment by Coventry Health Care Inc. is related to the company gaining advantage over competitors by allowing its employees to inappropriately access a federal Medicare database, according to the Maryland […]

NFL Coaches Should Pull Their Starters in Blowout Wins

There’s no excuse for key first-stringers like Rob Gronkowski getting injured in garbage time. The New England Patriots’ Rob Gronkowski, one the NFL’s most gifted players on offense, broke his left forearm on Sunday during an extra point attempt with 3:55 left in his team’s 59-24 blowout of the Indianapolis Colts. His is a significant […]

Black Friday Shopping Kicks Off After Thanksgiving Dinner

Black Friday is a Super Bowl of retail, though some of a nation’s largest big-box stores can’t wait until a day after Thanksgiving to open their doors to shoppers fervent to squeeze good deals a same day as their turkey dinners. Traditional Black Friday door-busting deals now start tonight, on what’s been dubbed Gray Thursday. […]

Children suffering devastating impact of Gaza crisis – UN rights committee

Print 22 November 2012 – The conflict between Hamas and Israel is having a “devastating and lasting impact” on children, the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child said today, stressing that the recent crisis would have long-term psychological effects on youth. “This impact extends from a large number of deaths and injuries […]