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Bell backer signs $1.5 million loan Lawyer has now financed almost half the campaign By R.G. RATCLIFFE Copyright 2006 Houston Chronicle Austin Bureau AUSTIN - Houston trial lawyer John O'Quinn signed a $1.5 million bank loan for Democratic gubernatorial nominee Chris Bell on...
UTSA study to determine if drinking influences sex Web Posted: 10/17/2006 12:41 AM CDT Wendy Rigby KENS 5 Eyewitness News Psychologists at the University of Texas at San Antonio have taken on a unique research project. They're trying to determine scientifically if drinking...
Teens' Dancing Is Freaking Out the Adults Some educators, disgusted by what they see as 'simulated sex,' are banning it at school functions. Others say to relax -- it's just this generation's 'flirtation.' By Seema Mehta, Times Staff Writer October 17, 2006 The grainy high...
Porn photos of girls lead to man's arrest Police search finds thousands of images in photo manager's home, car and shed By Paul Bird paul.bird@indystar.com A Greenwood pharmacy's photo department manager was arrested Wednesday after thousands of pornographic images of teen and...
Married and Single Parents Spending More Time With Children, Study Finds WASHINGTON, Oct. 16 — Despite the surge of women into the work force, mothers are spending at least as much time with their children today as they did 40 years ago, and the amount of child care and...
For first time, unmarried households reign in U.S. Posted 10/15/2006 6:29 PM ET WASHINGTON — It is by no means dead, but for the first time, a survey has shown that traditional marriage has ceased to be the preferred living arrangement in the majority of U.S. households. The...
Scalia Debates Law, Liberties With ACLU Chief In a televised session, the Supreme Court justice defends his views before a liberal crowd of 1,500. By David G. Savage, Times Staff Writer October 16, 2006 WASHINGTON — Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia went before 1,500 members...
Hollywood’s Democrats Watch and Wait, Cautiously By ALLISON HOPE WEINER Published: October 16, 2006 LOS ANGELES, Oct. 15 — At last week’s fund-raiser celebrating the 25th anniversary of People for the American Way, one of the core liberal groups in Hollywood, the comedian and...
Candidates talk tough on sex crimes 4 in governor's race back 25-year minimums for assaults on children 05:50 AM CDT on Monday, October 16, 2006 By DIANE JENNINGS / The Dallas Morning News In appealing for votes, Texas candidates are pushing to get tough on violent sex offenders...