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Google muscling its way into presidential campaign

May 5th, 2007 9:09 pm by Associated Press

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - For all Sen. John McCain's debate preparation, for all the speeches and chestnuts he has polished in his presidential campaigns, he was not ready for the opening question at the Google Interview.

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Presidential hopefuls rely on donors, charters to barnstorm country

May 5th, 2007 9:09 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - Republican Mitt Romney can count on some corporate and donor help for the occasional cut-rate travel. So can Democrat John Edwards and Republican Rudy Giuliani.

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Virginia loves the queen

May 5th, 2007 1:36 am by SONJA BARISIC

JAMESTOWN - In her own country, Queen Elizabeth II may be a bit old hat.

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People, May 5, 2007

May 5th, 2007 1:36 am by Staff Report

LONDON - The West Kazakhstan Philharmonic Orchestra chose an unusual composer to headline its London performance Friday: Borat's real-life brother.

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Paris Hilton is sentenced to 45 days in county jail

May 4th, 2007 11:54 pm by Associated Press

LOS ANGELES - A judge sentenced Paris Hilton to 45 days in county jail Friday for violating her probation, putting the brakes on the hotel heiress' famous high life.

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Boat jammed with Haitians capsizes in shark-infested waters

May 4th, 2007 11:54 pm by Associated Press

SOUTH DOCK, Turks and Caicos Islands - Every year, Haitians by the hundreds set off in rickety boats hoping to escape poverty by sneaking into the U.S. The perils became gruesomely apparent Friday when a crowded boat capsized, flinging migrants into sh

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Workman execution delayed

May 4th, 2007 11:54 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE - A federal judge on Friday ordered a delay in the execution of Philip Workman, citing the likelihood that Tennessee's new death penalty guidelines could still cause unconstitutional pain and suffering.

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Fate of Virginia Tech killing site remains unknown

May 4th, 2007 11:54 pm by Associated Press

BLACKSBURG, Va. - Like the people of New York, Oklahoma City and Dallas and others before them, the Virginia Tech community is trying to decide what to do with the scene of a national tragedy.

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Nation's schoolchildren breathing in pollutants while riding on aging buses

May 4th, 2007 10:30 pm by Associated Press

Day in and day out, children across the U.S. are riding to school on aging buses, breathing what some activists say is a dangerous brew of pollutants up to five times dirtier than the air outside.

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