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Checkup Medical Column for March 16

Checkup Medical Column for March 16 JUNK FOOD A child's ability to control over-eating is too often overpowered by junk food marketing regardless of what a parent might attempt to do to encourage healthy eating, a study has found. Australian researchers at the University of Wollongong say the study, published in journal Appetite, strengthens the…
Man United, Tottenham to play 4th-tier teams in FA Cup

Man United, Tottenham to play 4th-tier teams in FA Cup

Man United, Tottenham to play 4th-tier teams in FA Cup LONDON (AP) - Manchester United and Tottenham will play away at fourth-tier clubs in the fourth round of the FA Cup. United was drawn on Monday to face Yeovil in southwest England for the second time in four seasons. The 12-time cup winners won 2-0…

New Zealand to ban plastic shopping bags from next year

New Zealand to ban plastic bags from next year as PM Jacinda Ardern says it is the biggest issue children write to her about New Zealand announced Friday it will ban disposable plastic shopping bags by next July as the nation tries to live up to its clean-and-green image.Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said New Zealanders…

Atlanta United-Revolution, Sums

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Charles’ organic local… perfect for vegging out!

Charles’ organic local… perfect for vegging out!

Great British boltholes: Charles’ organic local... perfect for vegging out! Vegan’ and ‘pub’ – like ‘Trump’ and ‘witticism’ – are two words which rarely appear in the same sentence. Country pubs are the sort of places frequented by devout carnivores who would greet a meat-less Sunday roast with hysterical laughter.So Tetbury’s Royal Oak, with its organic…
Pippa Middleton reveals she’s pregnant

Pippa Middleton reveals she’s pregnant

Pippa Middleton reveals she's pregnant LONDON (AP) - Pippa Middleton is following in her sister's footsteps - she's about to be a mother. The younger sister of Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, revealed in the publication Waitrose the "happy news" of her pregnancy and says she has passed her first trimester. She is photographed working…
The Latest: UK says former spy, daughter in stable…

The Latest: UK says former spy, daughter in stable…

The Latest: Russia expert analyzes spy poisoning case in UK LONDON (AP) - The Latest on the poisoning of a former Russian spy in Britain and his daughter (all times local): 8:45 p.m. A Russia expert in Britain says that "Russia was the most likely story" for explaining who was behind a nerve agent attack…
Washington DC mayor declares a new holiday called ‘Wayne Rooney Day’

Washington DC mayor declares a new holiday called ‘Wayne Rooney Day’

Washington DC mayor declares a new holiday called 'Wayne Rooney Day' as Manchester United and England legend is unveiled at MLS club A new holiday has been proclaimed in the USA to mark Wayne Rooney's move to MLS outfit DC United.Washington DC mayor Muriel Bowser has officially declared 'Wayne Rooney Day' after the former Manchester…
Coach of England wins the nation’s heart by being a…

Coach of England wins the nation’s heart by being a…

Coach of England wins the nation's heart by being a nice guy LONDON (AP) - In an age of tattoos, tongue piercings and tensions over Brexit, a soft-spoken man in a dark blue waistcoat and striped tie is uniting England amid dreams of victory in soccer's World Cup. Coach Gareth Southgate is the buttoned-down leader…
Tesco will become first supermarket to go food waste-free

Tesco will become first supermarket to go food waste-free

Tesco will become the first supermarket to go food waste-free with leftovers given to charities or used as fuel, pledges chief executive Tesco will become the first supermarket to go food waste-free, its chief executive has promised.Dave Lewis, who has been at the head of the chain since 2014, has pledged that leftover food will no…

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