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Associated Press Sunday, January 7, 2007; Page A02 NEW YORK, Jan. 6 -- Toys 'R' Us Inc. agreed Saturday to award a Chinese American infant a $25,000 prize in a New Year's baby contest, days after the company disqualified the girl because her mother is not a legal U.S. resident...
By Robert Davis, USA TODAY Taser International today unveils a new model of its controversial stun gun designed for widespread use by regular folks. It's more affordable and small enough to be stashed in a purse or backpack. Critics and supporters have a lot to say about the...
Friday, January 05, 2007 DULUTH, Ga. — For years, Lisa Ann Taylor's neighbors suspected something was going on behind the doors of her white-columned, million-dollar mansion in one of suburban Atlanta's most exclusive neighborhoods. Scantily clad women were seen posing for...
ASSOCIATED PRESS National Guard troops working at an observatory post near the Mexican border were forced to flee after being approached by a group of armed individuals, authorities said. The event occurred about 11 p.m. Wednesday at one of the National Guard entrance...
Wendy Rigby KENS 5 EYEWITNESS NEWS In 2006, when the Federal Drug Administration approved the human papilloma virus vaccine, it was hailed as one of the top medical breakthroughs of the year. Now, Texas lawmakers will soon debate two proposed bills requiring all sixth grade...
TANYA EISERER The Dallas Morning News A Red Bird-area homeowner turned the tables on a gun-toting burglar Wednesday night, taking the weapon away from him and beating him up with it. The suspect, identified by police as 21-year-old Marquis D. Anderson, ended up in a local...
CYNTHIA LEONOR GARZA Houston Chronicle The banging on the school bus service door as it idled at a stoplight Wednesday evening startled driver Ann Lewis. It was dark, and she couldn't make out much through the glass windows but could hear a man yelling, trying to get into the...
Claire Osborn AUSTIN AMERICAN-STATESMAN Difficulties with a controversial landlord have led to the parting of another longtime business from the Tarrytown Shopping Center. The Bill Broaddus Tarrytown Chevron gas station is turning off its pumps after 60 years at the corner of...
ROBERT BURNS AP Military Writer The Army general who was Joint Chiefs chairman when the Pentagon adopted its "don't ask, don't tell" policy on gays says he no longer opposes allowing them to serve openly. John Shalikashvili, who retired in 1997 after four years as the nation's...