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Report: Crime rate drops on Tenn. college campuses

April 28th, 2007 11:09 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE - Crime on the Tennessee's college campuses decreased last year, according to a state report.

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Democrats compete to decry Bush war policy

April 28th, 2007 11:09 pm by Associated Press

SAN DIEGO - Wooing influential California Democrats, presidential contender Barack Obama vowed to "turn the page on this Iraq disaster" while Hillary Rodham Clinton denounced President Bush's conduct of the war as "one of the darkest blots on leadership

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Corzine's crash raises questions about how governors get around

April 28th, 2007 11:09 pm by Associated Press

TRENTON, N.J. - The high-speed automobile accident that critically injured Gov. Jon S. Corzine has focused attention on the practices of governors' official drivers across the nation.

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Virginia Tech wounded must overcome deep scars

April 28th, 2007 11:09 pm by Associated Press

BLACKSBURG - Senior Kevin Sterne will see the scar on his thigh every time he pulls on his pants. Freshman Hilary Strollo will have to decide whether to bare her stomach in a swimsuit. And on the day someone slips a wedding band on her finger, junior Kate

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More states expand children's health insurance coverage

April 28th, 2007 11:09 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - Many states are making more children eligible for government-funded health insurance even as President Bush's health chief says families are relying too much on public money for the coverage.

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Wolfowitz running into opposition

April 28th, 2007 10:21 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - Paul Wolfowitz encountered stiffening opposition Saturday to staying on as World Bank president amid allegations he showed favoritism in arranging a promotion and pay package for his girlfriend.

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Pakistan bombing kills 22, injures interior minister

April 28th, 2007 10:21 pm by Associated Press

PESHAWAR, Pakistan - A suicide bomber trying to assassinate Pakistan's interior minister detonated his explosives in a crowd surrounding the official Saturday, killing 22 people and wounding 35.

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Bush seeks graduates' help on immigration legislation

April 28th, 2007 10:21 pm by Associated Press

MIAMI - President Bush, pushing for a hard-to-find breakthrough on a broad immigration overhaul, appealed to graduating college students in this diverse city Saturday for help in persuading Congress to produce a bill.

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Rally draws support for Thompson

April 28th, 2007 9:51 pm by Associated Press

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. - Supporters of a Fred Thompson bid for the Republican nomination for president on Saturday held what was billed as the first organized rally to urge the former U.S. senator and actor to make a White House run.

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Trump gave donation to Schwarzenegger

April 28th, 2007 9:51 pm by Associated Press

SACRAMENTO - Billionaire Donald Trump gave $10,000 to Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger to help pay off his campaign debts, a little more than a month after the governor guest-starred on Trump's TV show "The Apprentice: Los Angeles," according to a campaign

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