Friday, October 12, 2012 | Categories: Add category |
* Obit: Sealand Prince. Roy Bates, who claimed an old British Navy Fort as his own sovereign island called Sealand, has died at the age of 91.
* Mom on Strike. A Calgary mother went on strike -- she didn't pick up one dirty sock or clean one dirty dish for her kids for days.
* Argentina Ship Seized. A port in Ghana becomes a prison for an Argentine navy tall ship when a New York creditor attempts to collect on a decade-old debt.
* Rat Bladder. A new study shows how rats can regenerate their bladders.
* West African Fishing Piracy. The Environmental Justice Foundation reports on a serious illegal fishing problem.
* CDC on Meningitis. Up to 14,000 people may have been exposed to fungal meningitis that has killed more than 12 people in the U.S.