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7 Toxins That Can Kill Your Workouts
Some people jokingly say they're allergic to exercise . But the truth is, many of the materials used in gym equipment, pools, and locker rooms are known to cause wheezing, sneezing, coughing, and watery eyes in even the most seasoned gym rats living with allergies. Even worse, harmful chemicals
7 Toxins That Could Kill Your Workouts
Some people jokingly say they're allergic to exercise. But the truth is, many of the materials used in gym equipment, pools, and locker rooms are known to cause wheezing, sneezing, coughing, and watery eyes in even the most seasoned gym rats living with allergies. Even worse, harmful chemicals
Coming Up Short on Specific Pledges, G8 Superpowers Say Up to $20 Billion Available for New "Arab Spring" Democracies
The G8 nations today announced what it called "the Deauville Partnership" with the people of North Africa and the Middle East, "support(ing) the aspiraitons of the 'Arab Spring'" and pledging up to $20 billion in potential aid over the next three years to "free, democratic and tolerant societies."
Documentary: 'Mugabe and the White African'
One farmer decides to take on one of the most hated dictators in the World.
Clem's Chronicles: Toyota Halting Sales of 8 Models/State of the Union-Spending Freeze
Clem Lane here. Late news tonight that the fallout from Toyota's "sudden acceleration" mystery expands to include a sales freeze on some models. More on that story below as well as the other news....... TOYOTA RECALL EXPANDS- Toyota Motor Corp...
GM seals deal to sell Saab to Koenigsegg
General Motors said Tuesday it has signed an agreement to sell its unit Saab Automotive to Sweden's Koenigsegg Group, confirming an announcement in June, although government officials warn that more capital is needed before the deal can be closed. GM said the deal, whose financial details were not
Led by Koenigsegg, Saab's new path is back to its roots
For the new owners of Saab Automobile to make money selling small numbers of cars across the globe, they have to return to the Swedish automaker's roots, industry analysts say. Somehow, a consortium of investors led by custom sports-carmaker Koenigsegg Automotive must restore Saab to the quirky,
GM nearing deal to sell Saab unit
General Motors is nearing a deal to sell its Saab unit, a person briefed on the negotiations, which have yet to be made final, said Thursday. The news came as Swedish broadcaster SVT reported that Swedish luxury sports carmaker Koenigsegg Automotive AB and Norwegian investors are planning to buy
Bankers Have Low Expectations for the G-20 Summit
As President Obama and the leaders of the 20 most powerful and developing nations in the world gather in London this week to develop a way out of the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression, many bankers here are questioning how likely they are to come up with viable reforms. But while