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TED BRIDIS and JOHN SOLOMON The Associated Press Federal and local police across the country have been gathering Americans' phone records from private data brokers without subpoenas or warrants. These brokers, many of whom market aggressively on the Internet, have broken into...
Jerry Seper THE WASHINGTON TIMES Nearly half of the 10 million to 12 million illegal aliens now in the United States entered the country legally, but never left. Carrying visas and U.S.-approved border crossing cards, they were inspected by immigration officers at 300 sea, air...
Associated Press The social networking Web site MySpace.com, which has become a lightning rod for warnings about online sexual predators, was sued Monday for $30 million by a 14-year-old girl who says she was sexually assaulted by another MySpace user. The lawsuit filed in...
Joshua Partlow and Jonathan Finer Washington Post More than 8,000 U.S. and Iraqi troops scoured villages south of Baghdad on Monday for two soldiers missing since an attack four days ago, as an insurgent group linked to al-Qaeda in Iraq claimed that it had abducted the Army...
Judy Keen USA TODAY Despite a federal effort to enlist help from local police to catch illegal immigrants, some of the USA's biggest cities are declining to enforce immigration laws. Police chiefs, mayors and city councils are ordering local cops not to get involved as federal...
Paul Wiseman USA TODAY In their biggest show of strength in nearly five years, pro-Taliban fighters are terrorizing southern Afghanistan — ambushing military patrols, assassinating opponents and even enforcing the law in remote villages where they operate with near impunity. "We...
LARRY MARGASAK Associated Press The government doled out as much as $1.4 billion in bogus assistance after Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, getting hoodwinked to pay for season football tickets, a tropical vacation and even a divorce lawyer, congressional investigators have found...
David Kelly LA TIMES When a school assembly in Mira Loma turned into a virtual rally supporting illegal immigrants, a frustrated Joshua Denhalter asked permission to hold his own demonstration. The Jurupa Valley High School senior carefully typed up an agenda with speakers and...
David Zucchino LA Times PHILADELPHIA — The sign contains just eight words and is hardly big enough to wrap around a cheesesteak. But here in South Philadelphia, home of the cheesesteak, the sign that Joey Vento posted at Geno's Steaks speaks volumes. It reads: "This Is America...