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Virginie Montet

Virginie Montet

    US creationists unswayed
    US creationists unswayed
    They plan to become doctors, researchers and professors, but these students from Liberty University, an evangelical school, also believe God...
    Disease spreads in quake-hit Haiti
    Disease spreads in quake-hit Haiti
    Haiti's desperate earthquake survivors faced a new deadly threat on Friday as the United Nations reported a rise in cases of diarrhea, measles and...
    Haiti quake survivors face mounting insecurity
    Haiti quake survivors face mounting insecurity
    Haiti's quake survivors faced rising insecurity on Friday with thousands of criminals on the loose and reports of rape and violence plaguing the...
    Pioneer of US inter-racial marriages dies
    Pioneer of US inter-racial marriages dies
    Mildred Jeter Loving was a shy, unassuming black woman who never expected to make history when her landmark 1967 Supreme Court case ended the ban...
    N'Dour: 'War on malaria' is the one US should wage
    N'Dour: 'War on malaria' is the one US should wage
    "If the United States wants to win a war, it ought to be the war on malaria," says one of Africa's best-known singing stars, Youssou N'Dour.
    Homeless man is chess king of Washington
    Homeless man is chess king of Washington
    He sleeps on a bench, but he is king of chess during the day at Washington's Dupont Circle, where he dazzles beginners and masters alike with his...
    Live at 100: iPods, fast food and surfing the web
    Live at 100: iPods, fast food and surfing the web
    They watch MTV, surf the web, have iPods, play video games and eat at fast-food restaurants.
    US workers start seeing value of power nap
    US workers start seeing value of power nap
    Sleeping on the job goes against the grain of American capitalism, but even United States businesses are now flirting with work-time "power naps"...
    Cooking oil cars turn the table on high fuel prices
    Cooking oil cars turn the table on high fuel prices
    A growing number of Americans are setting up mini-refineries in their homes to produce biodiesel, a fuel made from waste cooking oil which is...