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Texas Army base raises its drinking age to 21

FORT BLISS, Texas - This military base in the far West Texas desert stood as the last Army post in America where if you were old enough to fight and die for your country, you were old enough to drink a beer.

June 13, 2008 | By ALICIA A. CALDWELL Associated Press Writer | National


Signals, cell phone focuses of Boston train crash

BOSTON - Federal investigators at the site of a fatal commuter train crash checked trackside signals Thursday, as well as reports that the trolley driver who was killed may have been on a cell phone.

June 13, 2008 | By GLEN JOHNSON Associated Press Writer | National


Prep Sports Blitz: MVP of the 2007-2008 season - Presented by Farmers and Merchants Bank

Prep Sports Blitz for Thursday, May 29 - Presented by Farmers and Merchants Bank.

June 13, 2008 | VINCE JOHNSON vjohnson@statesboroherald.com | Prep Sports Blitz


10 states act to stop teacher sex abuse

Ten states have taken action in recent months to crack down on sexually abusive teachers following a stream of arrests and reports that have documented the problem of educators victimizing students.

June 13, 2008 | By ROBERT TANNER AP National Writer | National


National Spelling Bee begins, record 288 spellers

WASHINGTON - Bright and early at 8:03 a.m., 14-year-old James Bailey of Scottsboro, Ala., stepped to the microphone and confidently spelled ''magenta,'' and the Scripps National Spelling Bee was under way.

June 13, 2008 | By JOSEPH WHITE Associated Press Writer | Washington


Opposition forms against gay rights for NYers

ALBANY, N.Y. - Opposition surfaced Thursday against Gov. David Paterson's directive to state agencies to recognize gay marriages legally performed in other states and countries.

June 13, 2008 | By MICHAEL GORMLEY Associated Press Writer | National


Gov’t discloses investigation of crude-oil market

WASHINGTON - Federal regulators are six months into a wide-ranging investigation of U.S. oil markets, with a focus on possible price manipulation.

June 13, 2008 | By DAN CATERINICCHIA AP Business Writer | Washington


White House issues climate report 4 years late

WASHINGTON - Under a court order and four years late, the White House Thursday produced what it called a science-based ''one-stop shop'' of specific threats to the United States from man-made global warming.

June 13, 2008 | By SETH BORENSTEIN AP Science Writer | Washington


Studio Statesboro Vodcast

Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Thursday May 29, 2008

June 13, 2008 | MATTHEW BANKHEAD/Producer mbankhead@statesboroherald.com | Local


Police Report - May 30

(Note: All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement incident reports and arrest records, which are public records and available for review at any and all local law enforcement agencies. Not every arrest leads to a conviction. Guilt or innocence is determined by the court system.)

June 13, 2008 | From Staff Reports | Crime Report


Eagle Science Camp held at GSU

June 13, 2008 | By SCOTT BRYANT | Local


Suicide bomber kills 16 in northwestern Iraq

BAGHDAD - A suicide bomber detonated explosives among a group of men seeking police jobs Thursday, killing 16 people crowded around a recruiting station in northwestern Iraq despite warnings of an attack.

June 13, 2008 | By ROBERT H. REID Associated Press Writer | Associated Press


Bear Stearns shareholders OK buyout by JPMorgan

NEW YORK - Bear Stearns shareholders have approved JPMorgan Chase's $2.2 billion buyout, ending the saga of the 85-year-old pillar of Wall Street that crumbled under the weight of its own wagers on high-risk mortgages.

June 13, 2008 | By MADLEN READ and JOE BEL BRUNO AP Business Writer | National


Helicopter crashes at Mich. hospital, no deaths

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - A medical helicopter practicing approaches crashed on the roof of a hospital Thursday, catching fire moments after the two people on board escaped with minor injuries, a fire official said.

June 13, 2008 | By JAMES PRICHARD Associated Press Writer | National


NJ, Texas courts scrap awards from Vioxx cases

NEWARK, N.J. - Appeals courts in New Jersey and Texas on Thursday scrapped verdicts against the drugmaker Merck & Co. Inc. stemming from some of the earliest trials involving its once popular painkiller Vioxx.

June 13, 2008 | By JEFFREY GOLD AP Business Writer | National


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