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Hugo Chavez Dead: Venezuela's President Dies At 58
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The Associated Press reports that Hugo Chávez, who led a leftist revolution and served as Venezuela's president for nearly 14 years, has died at 58 years old.

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Help me lose weight, please
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Would you be so kind as to assist me with losing weight? I've tried so many diet products and I am going to the gym three to five times per week but I don't see the difference. I've even tried taking Duromine but there are still no results. So please …

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Will Green Tea Help You Lose Weight?
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For their study, the researchers tested the effects of green tea extract on body weight and glucose intolerance in both diabetic mice and normal mice fed a high-fat diet. To prevent a high dose of gallated catechins from reaching the bloodstream, the …

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In A New Study, Video Games Helped People Lose Weight
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The people who took the weight loss training through "Second Life" ended up losing a comparable amount of weight to people in the more traditional, clinic-based program. But when comparing the virtual weight-maintenance program to data from other …

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Rural debt crisis sparks call for monetary policy rethink
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A north-west Queensland mayor says a summit on the rural debt crisis will highlight concerns with the Federal Government's monetary policies. Richmond Mayor John Wharton says he would expect up to 300 people to attend the meeting in the town, east of …

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Democrats ask: What debt crisis?
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And then there are the other Democrats — the ones who reject the entire premise of the current high-stakes fiscal fight. There's no short-term deficit problem, they say, and there isn't even an urgent debt crisis that requires immediate attention …

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Can You Respect a Religion You Disagree With?
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In my last post, I implied that one of the reasons we may wish to perceive religious choices to be solely about methodology — and not substantive theological and ethical concerns — is because it is much more uncomplicated thereby to accept the value …

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Iceland Ousts Government That Steered It Out of Crisis
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LONDON — Voters in Iceland have ousted the center-left government that restored the country to solvency after the 2008 financial crisis, paving the way for the return to power of the center-right parties that many people blamed for causing the crisis.

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