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Illegal fishing during closures among fall 2016 convictions in ‘Newfoundland and Labrador’

Illegal fishing during closures among fall 2016 convictions in Newfoundland and Labrador

Illegal recreational fishing and fishing during closures among fall 2016 convictions in Newfoundland and Labrador. Between October to December 2016, 31 individuals were convicted under the Fisheries Act following investigations by Fisheries and Oceans Canada fishery officers. Fines totaling more than $23,000 were issued. In the inland recreational salmon fishery, individual fines up to $1000.00 were issued for offences such ... Read More »

Richard Hatch: Actor Dies Aged 71 After Suffering Pancreatic Cancer

Richard Hatch: Actor Dies Aged 71 After Suffering Pancreatic Cancer

Battlestar Galactica star Richard Hatch has died at the age of 71 after suffering from pancreatic cancer. He got his break in television in 1970, when he joined the cast of “All My Children.” From there, he went on to appear in numerous classic TV shows of the decade, including “Hawaii Five-O,” “The Streets of San Francisco,” “Murder She Wrote,” ... Read More »

Male Birth Control Gel Works in Monkeys, Research Shows

Male Birth Control Gel Works in Monkeys, Research Shows

Male contraceptive gel effective in monkeys, but will it work in humans?. For over a century men who did not want to father a child had but one permament option for contraception. But according to the results of a study conducted at the California National Primate Research Center (CNPRC) there could be an alternative to a vasectomy that is as ... Read More »

Christie Brinkley returns to Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue at age 63 (Photo)

Christie Brinkley returns to Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue at age 63 (Photo)

Christie Brinkley has now appeared in Sports Illustrated nine times over the course of her storied career, and if you’re surprised to see the 63-year-old in this year’s swimsuit issue, you’re not alone. The annual magazine, which typically features young women with the impossible to attain perfections of fashion models, is legendary in the United States, where it sold 785,000 ... Read More »

John Bercow: Donald Trump should not speak in Parliament

John Bercow: Donald Trump should not speak in Parliament

John Bercow defended his opposition to Donald Trump addressing Parliament, saying he acted “honesty and honourably”. John Bercow told MPs in the Commons on Tuesday he was carrying out his responsibilities “honestly and honourably” by speaking out against the US President. The Commons Speaker faced criticism from some quarters over his remarks, including from the Speaker of the Lords, Lord ... Read More »

Pet Medications Could Harm Children, Says New Research

Pet Medications Could Harm Children, Says New Research

If your pet is taking any type of medication, be sure to store it away from small children. A new research warned children at home may be at risk of poisoning from medications meant for the family pet. Experts looked at more than 1,400 calls made to the Ohio Poison Center regarding vet medicines. They found almost 90-percent of the ... Read More »

Heavy Lifting, Working Nights Can Hamper Fertility, Says New Study

Heavy Lifting, Working Nights Can Hamper Fertility, Says New Study

Women who work night shifts may find it harder to become pregnant, researchers have found. According to the study, heavy lifting and work outside normal office hours could have a potential effect on a woman’s ability to conceive. The US study, published in the Occupational and Environmental Medicine journal. “Our study suggests that women who are planning pregnancy should be ... Read More »