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Deer hunting on duty...in Shelby Farms July 17, 2007 06:14 PM CDT SHELBY FARMS, EAST MEMPHIS -- Investigators say they can't decide which is more outrageous... Two sheriff's deputies killing deer out of season while on duty in a public park... or the fact they took pictures of...
Restaurant staffs share pet peeves about customers We let customers gripe a couple of months ago; now it's the restaurant staffs' turn 07:04 PM CDT on Tuesday, July 17, 2007 By JOYCE SÁENZ HARRIS / The Dallas Morning News jharris@dallasnews.com In March, a Taste article titled "...
Border case defended By Jerry Seper July 18, 2007 The U.S. attorney whose office won convictions against two U.S. Border Patrol agents for shooting a fleeing drug-smuggling suspect in the buttocks yesterday described as "the big lie" accusations that the prosecutions were not...
Hummer Owner Gets Angry Message Vandals Batter D.C. Man's SUV, Slash Its Tires and Scratch In an Eco Note By Allison Klein Washington Post Staff Writer Wednesday, July 18, 2007; Page B01 On a narrow, leafy street in Northwest Washington, where Prius hybrid cars and Volvos are...
Fundraising hints at another run for Perry Despite narrow window, governor took in $881,000 as June ended By R.G. RATCLIFFE and CLAY ROBISON Copyright 2007 Houston Chronicle Austin Bureau AUSTIN — Gov. Rick Perry, who has not ruled out another run for governor in 2010, raised $...
McCain vows to fight on By: Roger Simon Jul 16, 2007 06:46 PM EST In his first national interview since the near-collapse of his presidential campaign, John McCain promised Monday to stay in the race at least until the first caucuses and primaries are over in the early part of...
Fear whittling jury pool in terror financing trial In Holy Land case, 1 said he might acquit out of safety concerns 12:02 AM CDT on Tuesday, July 17, 2007 By JASON TRAHAN / The Dallas Morning News jtrahan@dallasnews.com Three potential jurors in the Holy Land Foundation...
500-Pound Man Rescued After 12 Hours In River (WCCO) Grantsburg, Wis. Crews rescued a man from the St. Croix River at Fox Landing, near Grantsburg, Wis. after he spent 12 hours stuck in the water. Authorities said the man's weight was a mitigating factor in his delayed rescue...
Man calls 911 to save him from police Cops had surrounded Fla. resident after they got word of a bar disturbance Updated: 6:56 p.m. CT July 16, 2007 LARGO, Fla. - A 38-year-old man was arrested after he called 911 and told a dispatcher he was surrounded by police officers and...