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Rather’s Lawsuit Says CBS Made Him a ‘Scapegoat’ By JACQUES STEINBERG Published: September 20, 2007 Dan Rather, whose career at CBS News ground to an inglorious end 15 months ago over his role in an unsubstantiated report questioning President Bush’s Vietnam-era National Guard...
Dallas councilman wants to ban saggy pants 05:36 PM CDT on Wednesday, September 19, 2007 From WFAA-TV and Staff Reports The fashion trend of sagging pants has gone far, or rather low, enough for one Dallas city council member and now he wants people pull up their pants. Dallas...
No way, no how No. No. No. Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad can not be allowed to defile Ground Zero, must be stopped from exploiting this hallowed landmark, this tragic product of a fanaticism cousin to the demons in Ahmadinejad's soul. When Ahmadinejad expressed an...
If you're trying to impress a girl, don't try sticking a rattlesnake in your mouth. Snake collector Matt Wilkinson of Portland, Oregon, admits alcohol and a ``mixture of stupid stuff'' were involved in the stunt that almost cost him his life. Wilkinson says he had already downed...
Polish women party posts nude election posters Web posted at: 9/20/2007 3:28:54 Source ::: AFP WARSAW • A new Polish women’s political party risks shocking the majority Catholic country by plastering nude posters of their female candidates for the upcoming October 21...
Stronach went to U.S. for cancer treatment: report Updated Fri. Sep. 14 2007 7:57 AM ET CTV.ca News Staff Liberal MP Belinda Stronach, who is battling breast cancer, travelled to California last June for an operation that was recommended as part of her treatment, says a report...
Forklift Removes 900-Pound Man From Home Michigan Firefighters Use Forklift to Remove 900-Pound Man From Second-Floor Bedroom of Home Firefighters cut a hole in the side of a house and used a forklift to extricate a 900-pound man from his second-floor bedroom after a visiting...
Wheelchair-Bound Woman Dies After Being Shocked With Taser 10 Times A Clay County woman's family said it's seeking justice after their loved one died shortly after being shocked 10 times with Taser guns during a confrontation with police. The family of 56-year-old Emily...
Wednesday, September 19, 2007 MIAMI — We came here, looking for trouble. Where better to find it than the Miami Hurricanes, the heart of everything that is wrong about college football, right? Aren't they still BMOC, the big menace on campus, the rule-breaking, trash-talking,...