According to New York Daily News, Starbucks is making changes to its menu. The coffee giant got 12 percent of its $4 billion in sales through food last year, mostly with cold items like cookies, muffins and...
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Mainichi Daily News reports that a liquid that was poured on the seat of a Tokyo subway train,
leaving a woman who sat on it with chemical burns and halting train
services, has been identified as an undiluted solution of cresol soap,
police investigators said.
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On Jan. 6, a plume of poisonous chlorine gas moved slowly through Graniteville, S.C., seeping into houses through heating vents while families waited, terrified, inside. By Saturday, 4,200 evacuated residents had been allowed to return to their homes after authorities...
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The first nine of the 164 token booths scheduled for closing will be shut down in April. The Daily News says the first retired booths will include ones in Union Square and Penn Station, and then the remaining booths will close weekly until October. Then, 600 of the clerks...
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MONTREAL - Montreal will play host to about 10,000 scientists, environmentalists and politicians from 180 countries around the world this fall, when a United Nations conference on climate change takes place in the city.
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TORONTO - Officials from the Jefferson County Recycling and Litter Prevention agency want city residents to know about its new 24-hour, seven-days-a-week recycling bin on the corner of Fifth and Clark streets.
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