April 1, 1996

COVER

THE SPERM SCARE

World SPECIAL REPORT

Buy ing time

Sports

Dollars in Dixie

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COVER

THE SPERM SCARE

Pollution and chemicals may be threatening human fertility
Buy ing time 3031
World SPECIAL REPORT

Buy ing time

The Canadians have landed for a perilous Haiti mission
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Sports

Dollars in Dixie

The low-rise, cement-block structure in which Ed Taylor has run his printing business for the past 17 years sits alone in a dusty construction site hard by the commercial heart of downtown Atlanta. Until recently, Taylor’s place was surrounded by warehouses and auto-body shops.
Days of outrage 1819
Canada

Days of outrage

The Harris government's anti-deficit cru e is polarizing Ontario
The Mail 67
The Mail

The Mail

The media frenzy surrounding the mercury amalgam issue ("The furor over fillings,” Backpack, March 18) is just one of the many sensitive issues confronting the dental profession. Amalgam use for 150 years and billions of fillings placed does not by itself justify amalgam’s safety.
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Business

At war over Prozac

Generic drugmakers fight to sell look-alike copies of the antidepressant
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SPORTS_

The high price of pressure at the top

It was arguably one of the most electric nights of men’s figure skating ever— superb performances combined with human drama in the final long program at last week’s World Figure Skating Championships. The capacity crowd at Edmonton Coliseum not only forgave Elvis Stojko his stumble in the earlier short program, it seemed positively touched by the poignancy of the moment.
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World SPECIAL REPORT

Law and disorder

Training police to go it alone It is a sunny Saturday, the type that inspires. Suddenly, the coastal road outside Port-auPrince clogs to a steamy standstill. As drivers jump from their cars to investigate, the word comes down a Haitian highway grapevine: roadblock at Gressier.
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Opening Notes

Opening Notes

With only 320 northern right whales still in existence, the deaths of five earlier this year off the Florida-Georgia coast was a devastating blow to the endangered species. Animal rights activists have linked the deaths to U.S. navy exercises in the coastal waters, which are also the whales’ calving grounds.
Fear and mourning in the Bible Belt 2021
Canada

Fear and mourning in the Bible Belt

A teenage girl’s sex killer is still at large
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