Ben & Jerry's to give away free ice cream cones Tuesday

Mmmmm... cookie dough

Mmmmm... cookie dough

Free Cone Day will be held from 12 p.m.to 8 p.m.

The tradition first started on May 5, 1979, making today's Free Cone Day the 38th annual celebration.

Ben & Jerry's. - AFP picNEW YORK, April 4 - Free Cone Day is back. Now, the company has scoop shops around the world, including locations in Japan, Singapore, Greece, Brazil, and Mexico, making Free Cone Day a global event.

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Fans can get scoops of Ben & Jerry's delectable Fairtrade ice cream, filled with chunks and swirls, as a "thank you" to the company's dedicated fans.

Migrant Justice says the Ben & Jerry's verbally agreed to the commitment in 2015 but has yet to formally sign the documents.

If you're craving something sweet, you can stop by one ice cream parlor in Charlottesville for a free treat. "As a progressive business, we share many values with Ben & Jerry's, including their commitment to showing appreciation to loyal customers".

Number of Syrian refugees passes 5 million
The tally of Syrian refugees in the Middle East and North Africa had hovered just below five million since the middle of 2016. With the war in Syria in its sixth year, there are about 200,000 more Syrian refugees than there were 12 months ago.

Ice cream lovers can choose among Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough, Cherry Garcia and Phish Food.

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It's finally here! Free Cone Day is TODAY!

Trump administration appeals block of travel ban
He added that the Trump administration was exploring all available options to vigorously defend the revised executive order . The second version of the travel ban, the president said, "is a watered down version of the first one".

"Three simultaneous live streams hosted by Pedestrian editors will compete in a series of ice cream eating challenges in an attempt to break records".

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