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Univision proposes Spanish-language presidential debates The network, which has more viewers than CNN or Fox News, says a mass audience of Latino voters would be a draw for candidates. By Peter Wallsten, Times Staff Writer June 6, 2007 WASHINGTON — Univision, the country's...
I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby was sentenced to two and a half years in federal prison yesterday, and yet the response from the White House was to turn its back on the Vice President's former chief of staff. A spokesman said President Bush felt "terrible" about the ordeal that Mr...
Source: Man was shot by police twice in back of body Officer had been on duty 14 hours at time of shooting. By Tony Plohetski AMERICAN-STATESMAN STAFF Wednesday, June 06, 2007 A man fatally shot by an Austin police sergeant after a brief foot chase near a 12th Street nightclub...
NASA chief regrets remarks on global warming In video, Griffin says he wishes he’d stayed out of debate on climate effects By Alicia Chang Updated: 9:17 p.m. CT June 5, 2007 LOS ANGELES - The head of NASA told scientists and engineers that he regrets airing his personal views...
Red Cross Offering Gas For Blood Lucky Winner Will Get $3,500 In Gasoline POSTED: 9:43 am EDT June 6, 2007 PHILADELPHIA -- American Red Cross officials are offering the chance to win free gasoline as an incentive to get more Pennsylvania and New Jersey residents to donate blood...
Obama Warns of 'Quiet Riot' Among Blacks Jun 5 01:41 PM US/Eastern By BOB LEWIS Associated Press Writer HAMPTON, Va. (AP) - Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama said Tuesday that the Bush administration has done nothing to defuse a "quiet riot" among blacks that...
Efforts to stop TAKS cheating often fall short More emphasis has been placed on test, not on catching copiers 11:47 PM CDT on Monday, June 4, 2007 By JOSHUA BENTON and HOLLY K. HACKER / The Dallas Morning News jbenton@dallasnews.com and hhacker@dallasnews.com In 1975, a social...
Poll: Obama, Clinton now virtually tied By Susan Page, USA TODAY WASHINGTON — Hillary Rodham Clinton and Barack Obama are essentially tied for the Democratic presidential nomination, according to a USA TODAY/Gallup Poll, the first time that the New York senator hasn't clearly...
Clinton, Edwards and Obama Discuss Their Faith at Forum All Say Religion Informs Politics, Personal Lives By Perry Bacon Jr. Washington Post Staff Writer Tuesday, June 5, 2007; Page A03 In an unprecedented forum, the three leading Democratic presidential candidates described how...