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AP: New details on Tillman's death By Martha Mendoza, AP National Writer SAN FRANCISCO — Army medical examiners were suspicious about the close proximity of the three bullet holes in Pat Tillman's forehead and tried without success to get authorities to investigate whether the...
Tennessee Bans Prison Visitors From Wearing G-Strings, Sexy Lingerie Add G-strings and push-up bras to the list of prison contraband. The Tennessee Department of Correction will ban visitors from wearing thong underwear and bust-enhancing "water brassieres" when a revised set of...
Man Jailed For Putting Family's Faces On Porn Pics PROVO - A Utah County man will spend six weeks in jail for editing sexually explicit photographs -- to include faces of family and LDS community members. Lance Rushton, 37, was sentenced to spend 45 days in jail for creating the...
Judge strikes down Pa. city's anti-illegal immigration law 05:40 PM CDT on Thursday, July 26, 2007 From Staff and Wire reports A federal judge on Thursday struck down Hazleton, Pa.,’s tough anti-immigration law, ruling unconstitutional a measure that has been copied around the...
Latino Leaders Outraged by Arizona Sherriff's Illegal Immigration Tip Hotline Thursday, July 26, 2007 PHOENIX — Latino leaders and faith-based organizations in the U.S. state of Arizona want a local sheriff to disconnect the hotline he created for people to report information...
Some say schools giving Muslims special treatment By Oren Dorell, USA TODAY Some public schools and universities are granting Muslim requests for prayer times, prayer rooms and ritual foot baths, prompting a debate on whether Islam is being given preferential treatment over...
MU study ties heavy drinking to fake IDs By JACOB LUECKE of the Tribune’s staff Published Wednesday, July 25, 2007 A new study from University of Missouri-Columbia researchers confirms what many college students apparently already know: Fake IDs and heavy drinking go hand in...
Missouri Man Claims He Was Denied Adoption Because of His Weight Wednesday, July 25, 2007 A Missouri man claims he's being discriminated against due to his weight, according to MyFoxKC.com. Gary Stocklaufer said he and his wife, Cynthia, were asked to adopt Gary's cousin's 3-...
U.S. offers way to atone for carbon guilt To offset emissions, individuals can buy vouchers that the Forest Service will use to plant CO2-absorbing trees. By Claudia Lauer, Times Staff Writer July 26, 2007 WASHINGTON — You take public transportation to work, use energy-saving...