Martin - Express-News
Decision at San Antonio pound costs family its old, arthritic dog ".. the elderly, arthritic dog was put down because he did not have a collar with tags or a microchip and he appeared to be suffering."
Mexico narco war: reporter, lawyer shot in Nuevo Laredo Some of Garcia's colleagues on the police beat speculated the attack was an effort to a gag a chatty journalist, but few wanted to speak publicly about it. "Talk with somebody else," said Santiago Palmeros, a veteran police reporter with Radio Rama, whose daughter and niece have been missing for several months.
$500K+ PAC money to DeLay's wife, daughter "..described in the disclosure forms as "fund-raising fees," "campaign management" or "payroll," with no additional details about how they earned the money."
Claim: DeLay's Russia trip paid by lobby A six-day trip to Moscow in 1997 by then-House Majority Whip Tom DeLay was underwritten by business interests lobbying in support of the Russian government
White House clamped down on detainee info By law, the White House is required to notify the House and Senate Intelligence Committees of all intelligence-gathering activities. But the White House has taken the stance that the secret detention program is too sensitive to be described to any members other than the top Republican and Democrat on each panel.
FBI seeks expanded search powers FBI Director Robert Mueller on Tuesday asked lawmakers to expand the bureaus ability to obtain records without first asking a judge, and he joined Attorney General Alberto Gonzales in seeking that every temporary provision of the anti-terrorism Patriot Act be renewed
GM pickups worst in crash tests 2005 Silverado, Sierra
As China sews, few US mills left With a bedrock US industry on the ropes, quotas on imports could follow