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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...
Noncitizens likely voted in Bexar County DA investigating as many as 330 people in election fraud case 09:27 AM CDT on Sunday, June 10, 2007 Associated Press SAN ANTONIO – Dozens of non-U.S. citizens may have voted in Bexar County elections, a county elections official reported...
Famed lawyer could lose millions Panel rules O'Quinn improperly deducted expenses in settlements 12:00 AM CDT on Sunday, June 10, 2007 From Wire Reports The Associated Press HOUSTON – Millions of dollars may be owed to three former clients of John O'Quinn after an arbitration...
Bush: Immigration Bill Only Temporarily Derailed Monday, June 11, 2007 SOFIA, Bulgaria — President Bush, turning from adulation in the Balkans to difficulties back home, said Monday that his stalled immigration overhaul would be revived and his embattled attorney general would...
Shooting victim's friends gather for memorial 150 hold vigil for Kevin Brown at Chester's Club. By Miguel Liscano AMERICAN-STATESMAN STAFF Monday, June 11, 2007 The loud rap music coming from vehicles in the parking lot at Chester's Club went silent at about 4:45 Sunday morning...
Military Envisions Longer Stay in Iraq Officers Anticipate Small 'Post-Occupation' Force By Thomas E. Ricks Washington Post Staff Writer Sunday, June 10, 2007; Page A01 BAGHDAD -- U.S. military officials here are increasingly envisioning a "post-occupation" troop presence in...
A Plan to Pay for Top Scores on Some Tests Gains Ground By JULIE BOSMAN Published: June 9, 2007 Roland G. Fryer, a 30-year-old Harvard economist known for his study of racial inequality in schools, is back in New York to again promote a big idea: Pay students cash for high...
Memory chip prompts WA child porn charge June 7, 2007 - 11:15PM A man has been charged after allegedly trying to claim a lost computer memory chip police say contained images of children being sexually abused. The 47 year-old was arrested by detectives from Armadale, in Perth's...