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Perry book to tout Scout values Web Posted: 10/30/2007 10:11 PM CDT Peggy Fikac Express-News AUSTIN — Add another title to Gov. Rick Perry's resume: author of a book defending Boy Scout values against "lawsuit-happy do-gooders." The GOP governor, who proudly wears his Eagle...
Methodist transgender pastor can stay template_bas template_bas The United Methodist Church's ruling bolsters a bishop's decision to reappoint the Rev. Drew Phoenix to a Baltimore congregation. By Liz F. Kay, The Baltimore Sun October 31, 2007 BALTIMORE -- The highest judicial...
Highland Park wants drivers to hang up cellphones Ban on cellphone use in school zones would be first of its kind in Texas 12:11 AM CDT on Wednesday, October 31, 2007 By IAN McCANN and KATHY A. GOOLSBY / The Dallas Morning News Highland Park town officials want to send a clear...
Is Manhunt 2 the Most Violent Videogame Ever? Bloody Game Hits Shelves for Halloween Amidst Furor By JAKE TAPPER Oct. 30, 2007 Your name is Daniel Lamb, and as you try to escape from the Dixmor Asylum for the Criminally Insane, you torture and kill various security officers and...
I should pay more tax, says US billionaire Warren Buffett Andrew Clark in New York Wednesday October 31, 2007 The Guardian The United States' second-richest man has delivered a blunt message to the Bush administration: he wants to pay more tax. Warren Buffett, the famous...
Embalmed heads found in I-30 truck Traffic stop makes for grisly discovery 01:14 AM CDT on Tuesday, October 30, 2007 By KATIE MENZER / The Dallas Morning News On the face of it, the truck full of human heads could have been a Halloween prank or the makings of a scary movie. "...
Preteens Trading Fairy Wands for Fishnets Halloween Trend Toward Racy Get-Ups Vexes Parents By Brigid Schulte Washington Post Staff Writer Tuesday, October 30, 2007; Page A01 Gabby Cirenza wanted to be a referee for Halloween. The outfit she liked had a micro-mini black skirt...
Restaurant cited for deer carcass in kitchen Saturday, October 27, 2007 By MICHAEL ZENNIE, Staff Writer La Charreada was packed with customers Friday evening, just hours after the Board of Health allowed the restaurant to reopen after inspectors closed the restaurant down when...
Head for the hills! It's Hannah! Michael Ordoña, Special to The Chronicle Tuesday, October 30, 2007 Halloween will be Wednesday, but for thousands of Bay Area parents the real horror will come the following night at Oakland's Oracle Arena. The unstoppable force that is "Hannah...