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LOS ANGELES, Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Speed dating has been popularized on episodes of "Sex and the City" and in the hit movies "Hitch" and "The 40 Year Old Virgin." Cougar Speed Date introduces a new twist to this popular dating phenomenon.
- Worldwide, a quarter of a million children are used by armed groups as soldiers, mine detectors, sex slaves. - Currently, American tax dollars fund military assistance to six governments using child soldiers. - The Child Soldier Prevention Act restricts that funding. - World Vision: "This bill ensures genuine consequences for governments using children to fight their wars." WASHINGTON, Dec.
By Geoff Meade; Press Association Campaigners for age equality yesterday lost a key stage in their legal battle to banish the compulsory retirement age in the UK.
By Geoff Meade CAMPAIGNERS for age equality last night vowed to carry on the fight to banish the UK's compulsory retirement rules after losing a key round in a European court.
By CAROLYN CHURCHILL CAMPAIGNERS for age equality suffered a setback yesterday when a European court adviser backed UK rules that allow companies to force people to stop working when they turn 65.
By carolyn hitt NOW I may have been banging on about the surreal schmaltz of the American political system last week yet I have to admit the Yanks do get a lot of things right.
By Jon Griffin MIDLAND employers have been warned to avoid throwing older workers on the scrapheap - or risk falling victim to skill shortages.
By Jennifer Rich, The Bradenton Herald, Fla. Jul.
By Miller, Valerie Employers are no strangers to "protected classees." Older workers, women, minorities and some disabled people fall under those categories.
- A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
- One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.