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Friedman has personal insight into drug problems Candidate admits he was on cocaine as a musician By R.G. RATCLIFFE Copyright 2006 Houston Chronicle Austin Bureau AUSTIN — Independent gubernatorial candidate Kinky Friedman said Thursday he can be critical of "crackheads" in...
Body Count in Baghdad Nearly Triples Morgue's Revised Toll for August Undermines Claims by Leaders of Steep Drop in Violence By Ellen Knickmeyer Washington Post Foreign Service Friday, September 8, 2006; A12 BAGHDAD, Sept. 7 -- Baghdad's morgue almost tripled its count for...
Musharraf Pledges to Pursue Qaeda and Taliban Insurgents By CARLOTTA GALL KABUL, Afghanistan, Sept. 7 — President Pervez Musharraf of Pakistan, in a conciliatory speech to Afghan officials and members of Parliament, conceded Thursday that Al Qaeda and Taliban insurgents had been...
Source in C.I.A. Leak Case Voices Remorse By DAVID JOHNSTON WASHINGTON, Sept. 7 — Expressing regret for his actions and apologies to his administration colleagues, Richard L. Armitage, the former deputy secretary of state, confirmed Thursday that he was the primary source who...
CHIP BROWN The Dallas Morning News Texas coach Mack Brown on Tuesday suspended starting cornerback Tarell Brown and backup linebacker/special teams player Tyrell Gatewood for Saturday's game against top-ranked Ohio State. Tarell Brown, who was expected to line up on Ohio State...
David Jackson USA TODAY President Bush claimed a safer post-9/11 America on Tuesday with a speech and updated anti-terrorism report highlighting a key issue that will help decide control of Congress in the Nov. 7 elections. As Republicans and Democrats try to seize the advantage...
Greg Toppo USA TODAY The arrest of a football player's father in the on-field assault Saturday of a 13-year-old player on the opposing team is the latest sign that youth sports programs must refocus if they are to continue to serve children, observers say. The father, a 36-year-...
Dawn C. Chmielewski LA TIMES The movie business is about to change: Apple Computer Inc. and Amazon.com Inc. are in the final stages of building online services that allow easy, legal access to potentially thousands of movies on demand. Apple, which invigorated online music with...
Jeffrey H. Birnbaum and Chris Cillizza THE WASHINGTON POST Life is cramped at the Condit household. Dale and Sharon Condit and their two young sons need more room but can't seem to sell their current home -- on the market now for three months. In a year when politics is being...