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A recipe for Heirloom Three Sacred Sisters Salad

There is no word in Aztec for “amino acid.” So how did the ancients of Mexico and Mesoamerica know that eating jointly the plant matter trio of corn, beans and squash provides a symbiosis of amino acids and protein approaching that of animal protein? Add to the bowl the ancient seed amaranth and it does. […]

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Covid 19 coronavirus: Three new cases in managed isolation

As concern around the Covid-19 outbreak in Sydney grows, the Ministry of Health says there are no new cases of in the New Zealand community and three new cases in MIQ. One previously reported case has now recovered, so the number of active cases in New Zealand is 23. Quarantine-free travel with New South Wales […]

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Sir Ron Brierley: Three guilty pleas and a fall from Olympus

He was always “a private man”, says Georgina Beyer, who once slept in Sir Ron Brierley’s bed. “Oh not when he was in it, of course,” she laughs. Rather, it was a coincidence of a broken marriage and her step-father Colin Beyer flatting with Brierley in early 1970s Wellington. It illustrates the close proximity Beyer […]

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Sir Ron Brierley: Three guilty pleas and a fall from Olympus

He was always “a private man”, says Georgina Beyer, who once slept in Sir Ron Brierley’s bed. “Oh not when he was in it, of course,” she laughs. Rather, it was a coincidence of a broken marriage and her step-father Colin Beyer flatting with Brierley in early 1970s Wellington. It illustrates the close proximity Beyer […]

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Covid 19 coronavirus: Three reasons NZ can’t be Taiwan

New Zealand’s latest Covid-19 episode has prompted some to look to Taiwan, pointing out how it’s largely managed the pandemic without lockdown. But can we really compare ourselves? Jamie Morton looks at three big differences. A dedicated agency Amid another Auckland outbreak, Act leader David Seymour and National’s Chris Bishop have both pointed to Taiwan […]

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German man suspected of three heists against money transporters arrested by Dutch police

A German man suspected of taking part in three robberies that targeted money transporters has been arrested in the Netherlands. The 60-year-old, who has not been publicly named, was detained on a European arrest warrant and German prosecutors have launched extradition proceedings. The suspect is accused of participating in a 2018 robbery in Cologne, as […]

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Elijah McClain: Three key takeaways from damning investigation into 23-year-old’s death in Aurora police custody

A damning report released publicly Monday found flaws at nearly every stage of Aurora police and paramedics’ treatment of Elijah McClain, including how police investigated themselves after McClain died in their custody. A three-person panel hired by the city used body camera footage, written narratives and interviews to compile the 157-page report. Here are three […]

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Three people in hospital after eating spoiled fish from Hello Fresh meal delivery

Three people are in hospital after eating spoiled fish supplied by a meal home-delivery service. Hello Fresh today warned customers to not eat one of its dinners after fresh fish was found to contain levels of histamine poisonous to humans, the Herald revealed. The company apologised to customers, telling them not to eat portions of […]

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Belarus: The three women who are attempting to bring down Europe’s last dictator

This is not the election that the long-time leader of Belarus, Alexander Lukashenko, had planned. The last five were not hard fought. No need when the entire apparatus of the state is busily engaged engineering a slam-dunk majority for the incumbent. This Sunday was set to be one more token polling day that would see […]

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Three men indicted over death of black jogger

A grand jury in the US state of Georgia has indicted three white men in the killing of unarmed black man Ahmaud Arbery in February, officials say. Travis McMichael, his son Greg, and William Bryan were indicted by Glynn County’s Grand Jury on charges including malice and felony murder. Mr Arbery, 25, was jogging when […]