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LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. — A woman accused of running a brothel out of her million-dollar, suburban Atlanta home, pleaded guilty to prostitution and cocaine possession Wednesday while more serious charges were dropped, her attorney said. Lisa Ann Taylor, 43, the so-called "Mansion...
The "Draft Gore" Moment Al Gore may well win a Nobel Peace Prize this week, which is no small accomplishment. But the more relentless of the former vice president's political proponents are saying, "Why stop with an trophy when can have it all?" After all, the "Draft Gore"...
Former Mexican president says U.S. 'denying its immigrant soul' Mexican ex-president decries Irving policy, says book is a reminder 09:25 AM CDT on Friday, October 12, 2007 By ALFREDO CORCHADO / The Dallas Morning News acorchado@dallasnews.com / The Dallas Morning News Brandon...
California bans smoking in cars with child passengers Thu Oct 11, 1:32 PM ET LOS ANGELES (AFP) - California's cigar-loving leader Arnold Schwarzenegger has passed a law making it an offense to smoke in a car carrying children under the age of 18, official sources said Thursday...
Discount airlines fly migrants to U.S. border By Chris Hawley, USA TODAY MEXICALI, Mexico — New Mexican discount airlines are using rock-bottom fares to cater to legal and illegal migrants heading for the USA. The airlines — known among fliers as Aeromigrante, or "Migrant Air...
Public censure for judge who said lawyer had 'nice butt' -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- BY JOE MAHONEY DAILY NEWS ALBANY BUREAU CHIEF Thursday, October 11th 2007, 4:00 AM...
Muslims tell Christians: 'Make peace with us or survival of world is at stake' Prominent Muslim scholars are warning that the "survival of the world" is at stake if Muslims and Christians do not make peace with each other. In an unprecedented open letter signed by 138 leading...
Radiohead's 'Rainbows': Is Free Release A Potential Pot of Gold? By David Malitz Special to The Washington Post Thursday, October 11, 2007; Page C01 There's plenty about Radiohead's new album that's revolutionary. It just has nothing to do with the music. "In Rainbows," the...
Irving illegal immigrants' charges are mostly misdemeanors 05:02 AM CDT on Thursday, October 11, 2007 By SERGIO CHAPA / Al Día schapa@aldiatx.com IRVING – Most of the charges faced by the 1,638 illegal immigrants arrested in Irving and placed in federal custody over the last 13...