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Patrice Hill THE WASHINGTON TIMES Big Oil's record profits attract attention and outrage, but an independent study has found that oil companies do exactly what economic textbooks say they should do with all that money: They invest it in oil exploration and development efforts...
Peter Baker and Claudia Deane THE WASHINGTON POST Most Americans describe themselves as being in an anti-incumbent mood heading into this fall's midterm congressional elections, and the percentage of people who approve of their own representative's performance is at the lowest...
City Council Member Brewster McKracken will join Austin's Morning News to discuss a new city design ordinance that could transform 70 miles of Austin's roads.
Reuters, the global news and information agency, told a freelance Lebanese photographer on Sunday it would not use any more of his pictures after he doctored an image of the aftermath of an Israeli air strike on Beirut. The photograph by Adnan Hajj, which was published on news...
Melissa Ludwig SAN ANTONIO EXPRESS-NEWS The Texas Federation of Teachers, an educators union with 51,000 members, is pushing for an overhaul of state-mandated accountability testing, calling the seemingly endless stream of benchmark and high-stakes exams in public schools "...
EDUARDO PORTER and MICHELLE O’DONNELL Once, virtually all Americans had married by their mid-40’s. Now, many American men without college degrees find themselves still single as they approach middle age. About 18 percent of men ages 40 to 44 with less than four years of college...
15 States Expand Right to Shoot in Self-Defense By ADAM LIPTAK In the last year, 15 states have enacted laws that expand the right of self-defense, allowing crime victims to use deadly force in situations that might formerly have subjected them to prosecution for murder...
Women Violated by Video Voyeur Seek Justice California Man Served 120 Days in Jail After Secretly Watching Women for Years Aug. 3, 2006 — - Yvonne Goodwin, a 35-year-old mother of two in Huntington Beach, Calif., no longer feels safe in her own home. That's because she...