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Bill ups the ante on red-light tickets Scofflaws who don't pay could be denied new registrations if Perry signs law By ALEXIS GRANT Copyright 2007 Houston Chronicle Where the red light cameras are Those who owe the city for red-light camera tickets soon could have a new reason...
2 cities mull tough new smoking laws Belmont drafting law to ban smoking in multiunit housing; Oakland delays similar debate Diana Walsh, Christopher Heredia, Chronicle Staff Writers Wednesday, June 13, 2007 Belmont moved a step closer Tuesday night to adopting a sweeping...
Large majority supports path to citizenship A poll finds 63% of all respondents, and 65% of Republicans, back the controversial measure. By Janet Hook, Times Staff Writer June 13, 2007 WASHINGTON — A strong majority of Americans — including nearly two-thirds of Republicans —...
Illegal Immigrants Received Poor Care In Jail, Lawyers Say Treatable Illnesses Grew Grave, They Claim By Darryl Fears Washington Post Staff Writer Wednesday, June 13, 2007; Page A04 At his home in East Los Angeles, Francisco Castaneda of El Salvador faces a grim truth: His...
CBS blames sexism for bad ratings By Joshua Chaffinin New York Published: June 13 2007 03:00 | Last updated: June 13 2007 03:00 Leslie Moonves, CBS chief executive, yesterday suggested that sexist attitudes were partly to blame for the faltering performance of Katie Couric, the...
Amanda Beard thinks that posing nude in Playboy is about celebrating her healthy body. I'm really glad she cleared that up. Here I thought it was about prostituting herself. In case you've forgotten, Beard was the adorable 14-year-old with the teddy bear who won a gold medal and...
Giuliani retains GOP lead for presidential nomination as Fred Thompson gains A Times/Bloomberg Poll shows conservatives embracing the former Tennessee senator, who has yet to enter the race. Clinton still leads Democrats, but trails Giuliani. By Michael Finnegan, Times Staff...
Sextuplets in Arizona and Minnesota PHOENIX (AP) — Two sets of sextuplets were born in different states less than a day apart, a rare occurrence but one that fertility experts say could become increasingly common as more couples seek artificial methods of conceiving babies...
Guardsmen on border accused of running smuggling ring By ALICIA A. CALDWELL The Associated Press LAREDO, Texas -- Three National Guardsmen assigned to the Texas-Mexico border were accused of running an immigrant smuggling ring after 24 immigrants were found inside a van that one...