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Detroit Sees Cheap Gas as History By MICHELINE MAYNARD TOLEDO, Ohio, Aug. 28 — The Chrysler Group, which depends more heavily on sales of pickup trucks and sport utility vehicles than any other Detroit automaker, said Monday that it expected gasoline prices to remain at $3 to $4...
Katrina Survivors Mostly Optimistic, New Study Finds By David Brown Washington Post Staff Writer Tuesday, August 29, 2006; A04 In the six months after Hurricane Katrina, the rate of serious mental illness among the storm's survivors doubled, an unusual study has found, but the...
Livin' large near UT Zoning changes bring new luxe high-rises to West Campus neighborhood. By Laura Heinauer AMERICAN-STATESMAN STAFF Tuesday, August 29, 2006 With several new luxury high-rises open this school year — and more construction in the works — many students say...
Wal-Mart Counters Criticism With a Political-Style Ad Campaign By MICHAEL BARBARO Wal-Mart, under attack now from unions and prominent Democrats, yesterday introduced a marketing campaign that closely resembles the television advertisements used by political candidates. In a...
BEN FELLER Associated Press For all the differences between the sexes, here's one that might stir up debate in the teacher's lounge: Boys learn more from men and girls learn more from women. That's the upshot of a provocative study by Thomas Dee, an associate professor of...
ASSOCIATED PRESS Football coaches at schools in the state's two largest classifications average $31,404 more in salary than teachers, slightly less than they did 10 years ago, the Austin American-Statesman reported Sunday following an examination of public records. The Statesman...
Joshua Mitnick THE WASHINGTON TIMES Hezbollah leader Sheik Hassan Nasrallah said yesterday that he would not have ordered the July 12 seizure of two Israeli soldiers had he known it would provoke a war that leveled Shi'ite villages and neighborhoods throughout Lebanon. "We did...
SHERYL GAY STOLBERG The New York Times When the nation records the legacy of George W. Bush, 43rd president and self-described compassionate conservative, two competing images will help tell the tale. The first is of Mr. Bush after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, bullhorn in...
Dr. Goerge Freidman of Stratfor.com Will Join Austin's Morning News on Monday, August 28th, at 8:40am to discuss the latest news on Israel and Iraq.