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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...
Shankar Vedantam THE WASHINGTON POST Children born to fathers of advancing age are at significantly higher risk of developing autism compared with children born to younger fathers, according a comprehensive study published yesterday that offers surprising new insight into one of...
R.G. RATCLIFFE Houston Chronicle Labor Day marked the unofficial start of a general election season that will feature a five-way governor's race, hot congressional duels that give Democrats hopes of picking up two seats and an array of contests for the U.S. Senate and numerous...
CARL HULSE and RACHEL L. SWARNS The New York Times As they prepare for a critical pre-election legislative stretch, Congressional Republican leaders have all but abandoned a broad overhaul of immigration laws and instead will concentrate on national security issues they believe...
School district releases photos in art teacher case Trustees saw nude pictures of Hoover and others while evaluating incident. By Raven L. Hill AMERICAN-STATESMAN STAFF Friday, September 01, 2006 Photographs viewed by Austin school board members who took steps to fire a former...
Former justice's son going to prison for child porn By Steven Kreytak AMERICAN-STATESMAN STAFF Friday, September 01, 2006 Three weeks ago, Senior U.S. District Judge James Nowlin balked at accepting the guilty plea of a former Texas Supreme Court justice's son who admitted...
Bush Takes His Case to Veterans War in Iraq Depicted as One Against Radical Islamic Terrorism By Michael Abramowitz Washington Post Staff Writer Friday, September 1, 2006; Page A09 SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 31 -- President Bush renewed his effort to shore up flagging public support...