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April 19, 2007 — A Montreal woman has frozen her eggs so they can be used by her seven-year-old daughter, who cannot have children because of a genetic condition. Doctors at McGill University Reproductive Centre in Montreal, which has pioneered a freezing program for cancer...
Internet abuzz over shooter's mysterious markings By Eric Benderoff Chicago Tribune CHICAGO — All at once, the world went searching for the meaning of "Ismail Ax." Those two words, written in red ink on one arm of Cho Seung-Hui, the 23-year-old Virginia Tech student suspected of...
Gunman Sent Video During Lull In Slaughter Menacing Poses And Bitter Words In Mailing to NBC By Michael E. Ruane and Chris L. Jenkins Washington Post Staff Writers Thursday, April 19, 2007; Page A01 Cho Seung Hui paused Monday morning during the shootings at Virginia Tech to...
Public favors giving illegal immigrants a break By Kathy Kiely, USA TODAY WASHINGTON — While Congress and the White House remain divided over what to do with the estimated 12 million illegal immigrants living in the USA, a new poll shows the American public appears to have...
Should college applicants get background checks? By Mary Beth Marklein, USA TODAY The Virginia Tech student who went on a shooting rampage Monday before killing himself may have had a troubled past, but it's not yet clear whether he had a criminal one. Even so, the tragedy has...
Ban on abortion method upheld Marking high court shift, type of late-term procedure restricted 12:02 AM CDT on Thursday, April 19, 2007 From Wire Reports WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court broke new ground Wednesday in upholding federal restrictions on abortion, with President Bush'...
Wanted: A Culture of Self-Defense By Michelle Malkin There's no polite way or time to say it: American colleges and universities have become coddle industries. Big Nanny administrators oversee speech codes, segregated dorms, politically correct academic departments and...
In the Reach of Madmen By Richard Cohen In my day, Fort Dix, N.J., billed itself as the home of the Ultimate Weapon. That weapon, depicted by a heroic statue at the front gate, was the lowly infantryman armed only with his rifle and appearing to shout something like, "Follow me...
Taser used on dad leaving hospital with baby Endangerment charges are filed after incident at hospital where baby was born By CYNTHIA LEONOR GARZA,, KEVIN MORAN and MIKE GLENN Copyright 2007 Houston Chronicle A Houston man has been charged with endangerment after an incident at...