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Black radio hosts call for national economic boycott By TAMMY JOYNER The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Published on: 10/30/07 A contingent of black radio talk-show hosts are calling for a national economic boycott Friday to protest what they consider racial and economic...
Clinton Regroups As Rivals Pounce By Anne E. Kornblut and Dan Balz Washington Post Staff Writers Thursday, November 1, 2007; Page A01 After a rare night of fumbles by Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, her rivals for the Democratic presidential nomination rushed to maximize the damage...
Workplace raids ensnare kids in net, too By Emily Bazar, USA TODAY For every two illegal immigrants arrested in a workplace raid, at least one child feels the effect, according to a study released Wednesday. In some cases, children spend at least one night without a parent and...
Perry book to tout Scout values Web Posted: 10/30/2007 10:11 PM CDT Peggy Fikac Express-News AUSTIN — Add another title to Gov. Rick Perry's resume: author of a book defending Boy Scout values against "lawsuit-happy do-gooders." The GOP governor, who proudly wears his Eagle...
Methodist transgender pastor can stay template_bas template_bas The United Methodist Church's ruling bolsters a bishop's decision to reappoint the Rev. Drew Phoenix to a Baltimore congregation. By Liz F. Kay, The Baltimore Sun October 31, 2007 BALTIMORE -- The highest judicial...
Highland Park wants drivers to hang up cellphones Ban on cellphone use in school zones would be first of its kind in Texas 12:11 AM CDT on Wednesday, October 31, 2007 By IAN McCANN and KATHY A. GOOLSBY / The Dallas Morning News Highland Park town officials want to send a clear...
Is Manhunt 2 the Most Violent Videogame Ever? Bloody Game Hits Shelves for Halloween Amidst Furor By JAKE TAPPER Oct. 30, 2007 Your name is Daniel Lamb, and as you try to escape from the Dixmor Asylum for the Criminally Insane, you torture and kill various security officers and...
I should pay more tax, says US billionaire Warren Buffett Andrew Clark in New York Wednesday October 31, 2007 The Guardian The United States' second-richest man has delivered a blunt message to the Bush administration: he wants to pay more tax. Warren Buffett, the famous...
Restaurant cited for deer carcass in kitchen Saturday, October 27, 2007 By MICHAEL ZENNIE, Staff Writer La Charreada was packed with customers Friday evening, just hours after the Board of Health allowed the restaurant to reopen after inspectors closed the restaurant down when...