VOA News: Human Interest Tue, 07 Jul 2009 20:08:04 -0400 http://www.voanews.com/ Up to the minute news from Voice of America Youthful Obesity Possible Link To Pancreatic Cancer Tue, 07 Jul 2009 20:08:04 +0200 Tue, 07 Jul 2009 20:08:04 -0400 Tue, 07 Jul 2009 20:08:04 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-07-voa59.cfm?rss=human interest New study shows risk of pancreatic cancer later in life is higher for overweight teens and young "www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-07-voa59.cfm?RSS=Human Interest" Children Score Confidence in Soccer Initiative Fri, 10 Jul 2009 15:30:57 +0200 Fri, 10 Jul 2009 15:30:57 -0400 Fri, 10 Jul 2009 15:30:57 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-10-voa22.cfm?rss=human interest Organization donates soccer equipment to underprivileged around world "www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-10-voa22.cfm?RSS=Human Interest" Tanya Pinto Helps Needy Children in India's Slums Fri, 10 Jul 2009 16:34:27 +0200 Fri, 10 Jul 2009 16:34:27 -0400 Fri, 10 Jul 2009 16:34:27 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-10-voa28.cfm?rss=human interest Her Dallas, Texas-based Baal Dan charity counts on support from many Americans "www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-10-voa28.cfm?RSS=Human Interest" Gary, Indiana Hosts Michael Jackson Memorial Sat, 11 Jul 2009 15:52:00 +0200 Sat, 11 Jul 2009 15:52:00 -0400 Sat, 11 Jul 2009 15:52:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-11-voa7.cfm?rss=human interest Thousands gather at Steel Yard baseball field to celebrate Jackson's life "www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-11-voa7.cfm?RSS=Human Interest" Black Fraternity Inducts Bill Clinton Sat, 11 Jul 2009 11:32:00 +0200 Sat, 11 Jul 2009 11:32:00 -0400 Sat, 11 Jul 2009 11:32:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-11-voa15.cfm?rss=human interest Phi Beta Sigma, organization of college students and professional men, welcomes former US president into its ranks at their 95th anniversary conclave in New Orleans, Louisiana "www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-11-voa15.cfm?RSS=Human Interest" 'Granny D' Nears the Century Mark Mon, 13 Jul 2009 13:17:02 +0200 Mon, 13 Jul 2009 13:17:02 -0400 Mon, 13 Jul 2009 13:17:02 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/americanlife/2009-07-13-voa13.cfm?rss=human interest She's walking and talking, but closer to home "www.voanews.com/english/AmericanLife/2009-07-13-voa13.cfm?RSS=Human Interest" Cocaine King's Hippo Gunned Down in Colombia Mon, 13 Jul 2009 15:21:25 +0200 Mon, 13 Jul 2009 15:21:25 -0400 Mon, 13 Jul 2009 15:21:25 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-13-voa27.cfm?rss=human interest Hippo survived for two years after escaping from Pablo Escobar's zoo "www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-13-voa27.cfm?RSS=Human Interest" Doctor Helps Homeless in Washington with Medical Care Wed, 15 Jul 2009 12:40:49 +0200 Wed, 15 Jul 2009 12:40:49 -0400 Wed, 15 Jul 2009 12:40:49 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-15-voa13.cfm?rss=human interest Making a Difference: Martinez makes house calls to people with no houses "www.voanews.com/english/2009-07-15-voa13.cfm?RSS=Human Interest" Filmmakers Focus Their Lens on Social Entrepreneurs Wed, 15 Jul 2009 17:30:35 +0200 Wed, 15 Jul 2009 17:30:35 -0400 Wed, 15 Jul 2009 17:30:35 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/americanlife/2009-07-15-voa30.cfm?rss=human interest Social activists, documentarians use collaboration to change world "www.voanews.com/english/AmericanLife/2009-07-15-voa30.cfm?RSS=Human Interest" Former Zimbabwe Warriors Defender Dlodlo Killed in Johannesburg Wed, 15 Jul 2009 17:57:44 +0200 Wed, 15 Jul 2009 17:57:44 -0400 Wed, 15 Jul 2009 17:57:44 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/africa/zimbabwe/2009-07-15-voa32.cfm?rss=human interest Friends of Dlodlo said he was working as a bouncer at a pub near the one in which the fatal incident occurred, but was off duty at the time "www.voanews.com/english/Africa/Zimbabwe/2009-07-15-voa32.cfm?RSS=Human Interest"