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2008-12-04 07:05:00

NFL Player Launches Innovative Program to Reach At-Risk Youth TAMPA, Fla., Dec. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NFL all-pro linebacker Cato June (#59), Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and the June Family Foundation, Inc.

2008-10-20 18:00:30

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced an educational panel discussion that will highlight the roles that political corruption, special interest groups and government regulation have had in creating America's financial crisis.

2008-09-26 12:00:13

Osteotech, a provider of biologic solutions for regenerative medicine, has appointed Cato Laurencin to its board of directors. Dr Laurencin will serve on both the audit and the compensation committees of the board of directors.

2008-07-12 03:00:16

By Annie Calovich, The Wichita Eagle, Kan. Jul. 12--city officials look happy Water usage Thursday was down, city says After three days of a weeklong restriction on lawn watering in Wichita and six surrounding communities, Wichita officials say people are cooperating and no lawns are dying.

2006-07-28 08:35:00

Coal-burning utilities are passing the hat for one of the few remaining scientists skeptical of the global warming harm caused by industries that burn fossil fuels.

2006-07-27 19:25:28

By Timothy Gardner NEW YORK (Reuters) - A Colorad

2006-06-15 13:30:09

By James Vicini WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A sharply divided U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Thursday that evidence could be used even when the police entered a suspect's home illegally by failing to knock on the door or announce their presence.

2005-12-19 15:26:15

By Andy Sullivan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two U.S. newspapers said on Monday they would stop publishing articles by a conservative commentator who was paid by a criminally indicted lobbyist to write pieces favorable to his clients.

2005-08-14 17:33:52

By Caren Bohan CRAWFORD, Texas (Reuters) - Social Security, the New Deal-era program credited with keeping millions of elderly people out of poverty, turned 70 on Sunday with Americans rallying around it and President George W. Bush as determined as ever to give it a makeover.

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