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Japan's tobacco habit runs into court challenge

(AP) -- One plaintiff is a cancer patient. Another is represented by his widow. The third, has emphysema and rolls into the courtroom on a wheelchair with tubes trailing out of his nose. The three Japanese ...

Aug 02, 2009
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Births to unwed moms rising, N. Europe beats US

(AP) -- The percentage of births to unmarried women in the United States has been rising sharply, but it's way behind Northern European countries, a new U.S. report on births shows.

May 13, 2009
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