October 1, 2003
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promises to try to enforce Do Not Call list
Federal regulators said yesterday that they will investigate
consumer complaints -- even though the government's ability and authority
to enforce the national do-not-call list has been thrown into disarray
by multiple legal challenges.
Call List in effect but ban is limited
".. ongoing legal disputes will make it impossible for the federal
government to block all unsolicited telemarketing calls."
new strategy: out with unisex, in with jeans for women only
and 'Jane' go bye-bye as baby names Only
two girl names have held spots in the top 50 names for 100 years: Elizabeth
Car-loan rates marked up for blacks
African Americans were almost three times as likely as
whites to be charged higher interest rates on loans financed by General
Motors Acceptance Corp.
down, mortgage refinancings up again
asks for stricter rules for embedded TV ads
A watchdog group says embedded ads in TV shows are getting out of control,
and asked federal authorities Tuesday to enact stricter rules regarding
museum here gets $1M from restaurant family
Texas: more details of Nazi flag story
Snuggler expected in custody soon
"..accused of sneaking into Louisiana State University women's apartments
to snuggle, fold their clothes and watch them sleep.."
named in string of break-ins with photo
sexual assaults at Northwestern University library
"A female victim reported to police that on July
22 a man hypnotized her after asking her to help with a research project.
He then "spoke to and touched the victim in an inappropriate manner.."
locked in storage unit 63 days gets $100,000
who lived almost 3 weeks alone leaves hospital
of Iraq War wounded now 8+ per day
I do not know whether this
story is accurate. It comes from the man who created World Net Daily:
Qaeda threat: new 15-ship mystery navy
The 2004 political calendar is front-loaded with key presidential primaries.
This means the Democratic candidate for president could be decided by
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