Headlines

Baby gorilla makes outdoor debut at Cincinnati Zoo

CINCINNATI, April 30 (UPI) -- A baby gorilla rejected by her mother made her outdoor debut to the public at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden.

Jockstrip: The world as we know it.

Gorillas get birth control at U.S. zoos ... Company employing goats to clear brush ... Police shoot man carrying sword ... Semis block path of drunken driver ... The world as we know it from UPI.

Gorillas get birth control at U.S. zoos

CINCINNATI, Nov. 11 (UPI) -- The Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden -- once dubbed "the world's sexiest zoo" for it's breeding success -- gives animals birth control to monitor genetics.

Truckers stuck in Manitoba head south

BLOODVEIN, Manitoba, March 20 (UPI) -- Truckers stuck on muddy roads in northern Manitoba have begun driving south after a drop in temperature, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police said Saturday.
Rushdie wins apology from ex-bodyguard

Rushdie wins apology from ex-bodyguard

LONDON, Aug. 28 (UPI) -- Author Salman Rushdie reportedly has won an apology in London High Court from a former bodyguard who made false claims against him.

Canada reservation booze ban has doubters

WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Feb. 1 (UPI) -- A proposed alcohol ban on Canadian Indian reservations is receiving a tepid response from leaders who question its potential effectiveness.

Watercooler Stories

Hundreds mourn Cincinnati Zoo's gorilla... New Anne Frank letters on exhibit... British town upset over pressure-wash... Colleges now need more than 'perfect'... Watercooler stories from UPI.
By United Press International

Hundreds mourn Cincinnati Zoo's gorilla

CINCINNATI, April 12 (UPI) -- Hundreds of people have flocked to the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden where Colossus, the famed silverback gorilla, died this week.

Obesity study may be diabetes breakthrough

LA JOLLA, Calif., Aug. 24 (UPI) -- Maryland researchers say a molecular switch known to regulate fat metabolism appears to prevent obesity and turns laboratory mice into marathon runners.
Wiki

West Perth (1963-1965)

Victorian District Cricket

Ronald Barry Evans AM (7 July 1939 – 9 March 2007) was an Australian rules footballer, Chairman of the Australian Football League (AFL) from 1998 to 2007, as well as President of the Essendon Football Club from 1988 to 1992.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Ron Evans."
x
Feedback