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Stripped at Club 10 Father says son was exploited, charged $53,000 in one night of partying Andrew Gant Saturday October 27th, 2007 Two months after a recent college graduate incurred $53,000 in charges at a gentleman’s club on Okaloosa Island, investigators are reviewing...
Fake FEMA Briefing Costs Official New Assignment Missteps Too Common At Agency, Critics Say By Spencer S. Hsu Washington Post Staff Writer Tuesday, October 30, 2007; Page A03 The Federal Emergency Management Agency's director of external communications was denied a post as...
Clinton, Giuliani top picks for costumes Clinton tops closest contender by 23 percentage points Once again, Hillary Rodham Clinton leads in a poll. This time, she was top choice when people were asked which major 2008 presidential candidate would make the scariest Halloween...
Edwards plans big for presidency Candidate: Sacrifice must be priority, too By LAUREN R. DORGAN Monitor staff John Edwards says if he's elected president, he'll institute a New Deal-like suite of programs to fight poverty and stem growing wealth disparity. To do it, he said, he'...
By ADAM NAGOURNEY and JEFF ZELENY Published: October 28, 2007 COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 27 — Senator Barack Obama said he would start confronting Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton more directly and forcefully, saying Friday that she had not been candid in describing her views on...
N.Y. Will Offer Secure Driver's Licenses to Citizens Illegal Immigrants Will Be Allowed to Get a Version, a Move Homeland Security Secretary Criticizes Associated Press Sunday, October 28, 2007; Page A02 The Bush administration and New York announced an agreement yesterday to...
With New Device, Police Shake, Rattle and Roll D.C.'s High-Tech 'Rumbler' Siren Emits a Low-Frequency Vibe You Can Feel By Allison Klein Washington Post Staff Writer Monday, October 29, 2007; Page B01 With his lights and sirens blaring, D.C. police officer Lou Schneider raced to...
Do you believe in ghosts? About a third of people do, poll finds Associated Press WASHINGTON — It was bad enough when the TV and lights inexplicably flicked on at night, Misty Conrad says. When her daughter began talking to an unseen girl named Nicole and neighbors said children...
Texas may demand deeper thinking in its public schools Web Posted: 10/26/2007 12:28 AM CDT Melissa Ludwig Express-News Writing research papers with citations, explaining plate tectonics and probing why historians have competing versions of the past. Such high level skills could...