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Too much coffee may cut your cup size
FROM STAFF AND WIRE REPORTS
A Swedish study has found that drinking more than three cups of coffee a
day may shrink your bra size.
The effect is the result of a gene that about half of all women possess,
i The researchers followed 300 female coffee enthusiasts. Their coffee
intake and bust size were recorded daily. Researchers eventually discovered the link
between coffee consumption and smaller breasts.
On the flip side, however, the study also shows that women who had a moder
ately high intake of coffee were less likely to develop breast cancer than non-coffee
drinkers. Coffee also appears to reduce the risks of cancer, Alzheimer’s disease and
NOTED. An entire church has been stolen
from a village in Moscow, where it was built
almost 200 years ago.
The Church of Christ’s Resurrection was
in an isolated area and was only occasionally
visited by clergymen. A recent survey of the
two-story church found that it was structurally
sound, but all that remains are the foundations
and sections of walls.
Healthy challenge meeting:
Campus Recreation is holding an
interest meeting for "Get Fit from
Head to Heel!" a 10-week healthy
lifestyle, weight loss and physical
Time: 5 p.m.
Location: Fetzer Gym, Room 106
Game night: Campus Recreation
is hosting “Game Night at the
Underground." Students can play
games like checkers, chess, crib
bage, darts, Monopoly, Clue, Yahtzee,
Scrabble, Jenga and cards.
Time: 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Location: Student Union
Legislative agenda meeting:
Kara Craig, North Carolina Cool Cities
coordinator, will speak about the
conservation and energy focus for the
year and the chapter's priorities for the
legislative session. The event is spon
sored by the Orange-Chatham Sierra
Time: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Location: Binkley Baptist Church,
1712 Willow Drive
QUOTED. “He went right to bed. He wouldn’t
eat the nice fresh roses we offered him, or the
lettuce either. He turned up his nose. He’s ready
to sleep now.”
Penny Carle said about her 150-year-old pet
tortoise, Butch, who turned up in the front yard
of his California home after going missing for six
weeks. Butch has been a family pet since 1943
and belonged to Carle’s late mother-in-law.
Bailout discussion: Duke
University professor Michael
Munger will discuss the S7OO bil
lion bailout package proposed by
the George Bush administration.
Munger will attempt to answer
some of the major questions raised
by the bailout. Refreshments will
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: Peabody, Room 104
Dinah-myte! benefit concert:
Project Dinah is hosting a concert to
benefit the Orange County Rape Crisis
Center. Local artists Harmute, Lafcadio
and Mary Johnson Rockers will be
playing. Admission is free and dona- 1
tions are appreciated.
Time: doors open at 8:30 p.m., con
cert at 9:00 p.m.
Location: Local 506
Networking night: University
Career Services is hosting a net
working night for those seeking
internships in investment banking
and consulting. Students will have
a chance to speak with others who
interned in these industries last
Time: 5:30 p.m to 7 p.m
Location: Hanes Hall, fourth floor
Ladies’ night out: Businesses
throughout historic downtown
Hillsborough will greet female shop
pers with wine, tasty goodies, free
truffles, hot tea, free chair mas
sages, free samples, music and more.
Luminaries will mark participating
businesses. Call 732-2128 for more
Time: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Location: North & South Churton
Streets in Hillsborough
Health care discussion: Dr. Evan
Lyon of Harvard Medical School will
speak about his work in Haiti com
bating tuberculosis and HIV, and will
more broadly discuss health care as a
Time: 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Location: Coker, Room 201
To make a calendar submission,
Events will be published in the
newspaper on either the day and
the day before they take place.
Submissions must be sent in by
noon the preceding publication date.
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First-year Walt Peters, right, and junior Erica Ludi
dance in the Pit on Tuesday to recruit volunteers for
Dance Marathon. “It’s a good way to show how much
fun we’re having,” said Ludi, a member of the morale com
mittee. The deadline to sign up is Saturday at 5:00 p.m.
■ Police arrested a Pittsboro
man early Tuesday after he hit
someone and cracked a window
with his fists, according to Chapel
Hill police reports.
Keith Elwood Burton, 23, faces
misdemeanor charges of assault
inflicting injury, damage to prop
erty, being drunk and disruptive
and resisting arrest, reports state.
The incident, which occurred at
Ben and Jerry’s on Franklin Street,
also resulted in S2OO worth of
damage to a window at the busi
ness, reports state.
■ People entered a Savannah
Trail home through a rear door and
stole SIOO worth of alcohol early
Tuesday, according to Chapel Hill
All of the alcohol which
included Aristocrat vodka, Bacardi
rum and Cruzan vanilla rum was
later recovered, reports state.
■ Someone kicked in the door
of an Ephesus Church Road home
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Monday and stole $2,100 in items
and cash, including SIOO in loose
change, according to Chapel Hill
■ A Chapel Hill man was arrest
ed after he assaulted someone with
his hands, feet and hubcaps, accord
ing to Chapel Hill police reports.
Charles Lewis Thornburg, 39,
faces felony counts of assault with
a deadly weapon inflicting inju
ry, assault by strangulation and
attempted larceny, in addition to
four misdemeanors, reports state.
He was taken to Orange County
Jail without bond being set and is
expected in court today, reports
■ A Carrboro resident report
ed three men urinating against a
building along Jones Ferry Road
on Monday, according to Carrboro
The men fled when the resident
entered a nearby Food Lion to con
tact police, reports state.