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Austin police say "thanks, but no thanks" to popular FOX TV show City officials say show only shows parts of what police do By Tony Plohetski AMERICAN-STATESMAN STAFF Wednesday, May 30, 2007 Austin police officers frisking drug dealers, arresting prostitutes or chasing burglars...
Students at Trinity Christian Academy in Jacksonville watched as a python killed and ate a rabbit in a classroom crowded with students. The video of the event was posted to YouTube.com, while students looked on. Watch the Video Here...
Jihadists moving into Lebanon from Syria By Christopher Allbritton THE WASHINGTON TIMES May 29, 2007 NAHR EL-BARED, Lebanon -- Heavily armed foreign jihadists have been entering Lebanon from Syria from around the time Western authorities noticed a drop in the infiltration of...
"Good Riddance Attention Whore" by CindySheehan Mon May 28, 2007 at 09:57:01 AM PDT I have endured a lot of smear and hatred since Casey was killed and especially since I became the so-called "Face" of the American anti-war movement. Especially since I renounced any tie I have...
Obama Offers Universal Health Care Plan By MIKE GLOVER, Associated Press Writer 5:06 AM PDT, May 29, 2007 IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Seeking to add heft to his presidential bid, Democrat Barack Obama is offering a sweeping plan that would provide every citizen a means to have health...
By Rob Stein THE WASHINGTON POST Sunday, May 27, 2007 WASHINGTON — The federal government is undertaking the most ambitious set of studies ever mounted under a controversial arrangement that allows researchers to conduct some kinds of medical experiments without first getting...
By Laylan Copelin, Jason Embry AMERICAN-STATESMAN Monday, May 28, 2007 Dozens of lawmakers shut down the Texas House shortly after midnight by walking out after a member tried to take a roll call vote on Speaker Tom Craddick's leadership. Rep. Pat Haggerty, R-El Paso, stunned...
Mother gets 10 years in fatal crash Her month-old son was killed in drunken-driving wreck. By Steven Kreytak AMERICAN-STATESMAN STAFF Friday, May 25, 2007 The court hearing played out against the sobs, the wails and the moans of Susan Roten, a 31-year-old woman who last year...
FW students protest TAKS decision 03:25 PM CDT on Thursday, May 24, 2007 By DARLA MILES / WFAA-TV FORT WORTH — Students who had been planning to walk across the stage at graduation ceremonies this weekend were instead walking a picket line Thursday morning. The Trimble Tech High...