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Traces of chemical weapons agent found in shrimp in Sweden

Traces of a chemical warfare agent were found in shrimp caught near the Swedish island of Maseskar, where 28 ships with chemical and other weapons were sunk by the allies after World War II, the Swedish National Water Agency said. “We’re talking about a very low concentration [of chemicals], which isn’t considered dangerous for consumers, but these are substances that ...

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Jumbo Shrimp offering pregnancy tests in Father's Day promotion

Buy me some peanuts and paternity tests. The latest zany minor-league baseball promotion comes to you courtesy of the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp, who will host a “You Might Be the Father’s Day” promotion Thursday in advance of Sunday’s holiday. The Double-A affiliate of the Miami Marlins will distribute pregnancy tests as part of the festivities, creating some potentially awkward in-game ...

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