The crash happened near the exit for Sweetwater Boulevard around 2:30 a.m. Police said a pickup traveling northbound on the freeway swerved to avoid a stalled car and slammed into the guardrail. The front of the vehicle was crushed. The male driver was taken to the hospital with unknown injuries, but he was expected to survive. Print
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Sugar Land Town Square seeks models for Sept.12 fashion show
The Guardian also filmed children receiving payment for their work on the plantation, and interviewed parents who confirmed that their children worked in the fields and received payment for their labour. While it is difficult to establish just how many children may be working in the fields at any given time, campaigners say that hundreds may cut sugar cane on the KSL plantations during harvest, based on their interviews with families affected by the concessions. Tate & Lyle Sugars says it does not condone or authorise child labour and would investigate any evidence that its supplier was using it. It says it would take steps to remedy the situation if it found KSL had been using children on its plantations, and would terminate its contract with KSL if the situation could not be resolved. KSL did not respond to multiple requests for comment.
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Cambodia’s sugar rush leaves farmers feeling bitter at ‘land grab’
on Friday, Aug. 9. Models who advance to the second round of auditions will be contacted by Aug. 13, and must be available to appear in person on Wednesday, Aug.
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