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Cameras to nab speeders rejected Legislature: House easily passes Southlake lawmaker's measure 10:03 AM CDT on Wednesday, May 2, 2007 By KAREN BROOKS / The Dallas Morning News kmbrooks@dallasnews.com AUSTIN – The House has a message for the East Coast: Don't mess with Texas...
More women carrying concealed weapons Web Posted: 05/02/2007 01:17 AM CDT Sarah Lucero KENS 5 Eyewitness News The number of rapes, robberies, assaults and burglaries are up this year in San Antonio, and among the victims is an overwhelming number of women. However, there are...
Some Republicans split with Bush on the war They say a new spending bill should include benchmarks for the Iraqi government to meet. By Noam N. Levey and Janet Hook, Times Staff Writers May 3, 2007 WASHINGTON — Distressed by the violence in Iraq and worried about tying their...
Antidepressants to carry a new warning The FDA approves a label saying the drugs could increase the risk of suicidal thinking and behavior in adults 18 to 24. By Denise Gellene, Times Staff Writer May 3, 2007 The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved the strongest...
Baez: Why was I not in Walter Reed concert? WASHINGTON (AP) -- Folk singer and anti-war activist Joan Baez says she doesn't know why she was not allowed to perform for recovering soldiers recently at Walter Reed Army Medical Center as she planned. In a letter to The Washington...
NBC cameraman flies Mexican flag at march Videographer for Houston affiliate sparks angry response from locals Posted: May 1, 2007 5:00 p.m. Eastern By Art Moore © 2007 WorldNetDaily.com A cameraman for the NBC affiliate in Houston was captured on home video sporting a Mexican...
States may require sex offenders to use special license plates By Ben Jones, USA TODAY MADISON, Wis. — Lawmakers in three states are pushing bills to require convicted sex offenders to display special license plates on their cars. Proponents in Wisconsin, Ohio and Alabama say...
Fort Bend principal reassigned over The Bachelor She approved teacher's taking time off to appear on the TV show By ERIC HANSON Copyright 2007 Houston Chronicle SUGAR LAND — An elementary school principal who approved a teacher taking time off from class to appear on the reality...
One in two Mexicans has family in U.S., poll finds REUTERS 9:56 a.m. April 30, 2007 MEXICO CITY – Almost one in two Mexicans has a family member working in the United States, and a third of those were sent money in the past year, according to a survey published in Mexican daily...