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Colleges accused of failing civics test Cal, Stanford get poor grades in study Tanya Schevitz, Chronicle Staff Writer Wednesday, September 27, 2006 Seniors at UC Berkeley, the nation's premier public university, got an F in their basic knowledge of American history, government...
Rangers plan draws fire from all sides Strayhorn wants elite law enforcers to handle state's border, security By ARMANDO VILLAFRANCA Copyright 2006 Houston Chronicle Texas Comptroller Carole Keeton Strayhorn said Tuesday she will place the Texas Rangers in charge of homeland...
Teens allegedly fed kittens to a pit bull Dallas: Woman says she tried to step in but got attacked by adult 11:40 PM CDT on Tuesday, September 26, 2006 By SERGIO CHAPA / Al Día Police are trying to learn the names of several teenagers and one of their mothers after the teens...
Most Iraqis Favor Immediate U.S. Pullout, Polls Show Leaders' Views Out of Step With Public By Amit R. Paley Washington Post Staff Writer Wednesday, September 27, 2006; Page A22 BAGHDAD, Sept. 26 -- A strong majority of Iraqis want U.S.-led military forces to immediately...
NYC proposes ban on trans fats in restaurant food By Nanci Hellmich and Bruce Horovitz, USA TODAY New York City restaurants and street vendors may be facing this edict: Change your cooking oil — or pay a stiff fine. The city's public health officials proposed a regulation...
Americans look for political manipulation as gasoline prices plunge By Brad Foss, Associated Press WASHINGTON — There is no mystery or manipulation behind the recent fall in gasoline prices, analysts say. Try telling that to many. motorists. Almost half of Americans believe the...
Patients: Doctor left us with deformed penises 45 malpractice claims have been filed September 25, 2006 BY STEVE PATTERSON Staff Reporter The 44-year-old married Chicago man was lured in 2003 by the promise of a longer and thicker penis. Thousands of dollars and multiple...
Principal defends spending on dog Parent: Activity funds shouldn't be used on Coppell school's poodle 07:12 AM CDT on Tuesday, September 26, 2006 By STELLA M. CHÁVEZ / The Dallas Morning News One parent calls it "Buddygate." But the principal at Coppell's Lakeside Elementary...
RICE BOILS OVER AT BUBBA RIPS 'FLATLY FALSE' CLAIM ON BUSH'S BID TO GET BIN LADEN By IAN BISHOP Post Correspondent September 26, 2006 -- Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice yesterday accused Bill Clinton of making "flatly false" claims that the Bush administration didn't lift a...