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US 'licence to snoop' on British air travellers By David Millward, Transport Correspondent Last Updated: 2:02am GMT 02/01/2007 Britons flying to America could have their credit card and email accounts inspected by the United States authorities following a deal struck by Brussels...
OLGA R. RODRIGUEZ Associated Press Arrests of illegal migrants along the U.S.-Mexican border have dropped by more than a third since U.S. National Guard troops started helping with border security, suggesting that fewer people may be trying to cross. U.S. Border Patrol agents...
JOHN MORITZ Star-Telegram The decision by state Rep. Brian McCall to challenge fellow Republican Tom Craddick for Texas House speaker could lead to the kind of political brawl that Austin has not seen for more than a generation, several Capitol insiders said Tuesday. McCall, a...
CNN.com The Baath Party, the political movement that ruled Iraq during the Saddam Hussein era, is warning there will be "grave consequences" if former Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein is executed. Saying it would hold the United States responsible, a message appeared on al-basrah.net...
Bob Woodward THE WASHINGTON POST Former president Gerald R. Ford said in an embargoed interview in July 2004 that the Iraq war was not justified. "I don't think I would have gone to war," he said a little more than a year after President Bush launched the invasion advocated and...
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J.Y. Smith and Lou Cannon THE WASHINGTON POST Gerald Rudolph Ford Jr., 93, who became the 38th president of the United States as a result of some of the most extraordinary events in U.S. history and sought to restore the nation's confidence in the basic institutions of...
ANNE FLAHERTY Associated Press Incoming Senate Foreign Relations Chairman Joseph Biden, a potential Democratic presidential candidate, said Tuesday he would oppose any effort by President Bush to increase U.S troops in Iraq as part of a new war strategy. Biden also announced he...
LISA SANDBERG and POLLY ROSS HUGHES Houston Chronicle The man who hopes to unseat Tom Craddick said Tuesday the House speaker's reputation as a heavy-handed, inflexible leader will ultimately cost him his powerful position. "He's known for his tough, strong-armed, mean-spirited...