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FCC Seeks To Rein In Violent TV Shows Agency Will Recommend Law to Regulate Broadcast And Basic Cable Content By Paul Farhi and Frank Ahrens Washington Post Staff Writers Tuesday, April 24, 2007; Page C01 Federal regulators, concerned about the effect of television violence on...
Are passengers 'seized' during a police stop? Supreme Court to decide Justices to decide search rights of passengers when a driver is pulled over. By David G. Savage, Times Staff Writer April 24, 2007 WASHINGTON — Are the passengers in a car that has been stopped by the police "...
Anti-Gay T-Shirts Cause Uproar At Sacto School John Lobertini Reporting (CBS 5) SACRAMENTO The debate over free speech and religion was heard in front of Rio Linda High School near Sacramento on Monday. Hundreds of demonstrators gathered to show support for four students who...
Soldier: Honor troops like Va. Tech dead By ALISA TANG, Associated Press Writer Mon Apr 23, 11:16 AM ET KABUL, Afghanistan - An Army sergeant complained in a rare opinion article that the U.S. flag flew at half-staff last week at the largest U.S. base in Afghanistan for those...
Gen Y shaped, not stopped, by tragedy By Sharon Jayson and Maria Puente, USA TODAY The Millennial Generation has every right to be the Melancholy Generation, and the wonder is that it's not. In fact, the trauma this generation has witnessed may make its members more resilient,...
Saving the Earth: The Biodiesel Bus Blog Sunday, April 22, 2007; Page D01 Singer Sheryl Crow and environmentalist Laurie David have been traveling across America on a two-week Stop Global Warming College Tour, which winds up today at George Washington University. Crow and David...
Students Recount Desperate Minutes Inside Norris Hall SERGE F. KOVALESKI and KATIE ZEZIMA Published: April 22, 2007 BLACKSBURG, Va., April 21 — The Elementary German class was under way in Room 207, reviewing German translations of computer parlance. A young man peeked in,...
Gasoline at $4 Coming to a Pump Near You, Unfazed by Rising Tab By Joe Carroll April 23 (Bloomberg) -- Whether it's $50 to fill up your Prius or $130 for the Ford Expedition, $4-a-gallon gasoline is coming to a pump near you. Fuel prices are rising at a pace not seen since...
Clay Robison: Senators might be carrying guns, but visitors likely won't be Web Posted: 04/22/2007 10:39 PM CDT San Antonio Express-News AUSTIN — State Land Commissioner Jerry Patterson has a nose for guns, and he believes the state Capitol is loaded. He isn't talking about the...