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  • Five-year old kid drives cousin to hospital

    07/09/2005 7:27:38 PM PDT · by CarrotAndStick · 20 replies · 1,505+ views
    The Times of India ^ | SATURDAY, JULY 09, 2005 11:27:21 PM | The Times of India
    NEW DELHI: This one's straight out of Ripley's Believe It Or Not. Five-year-old Tanishk Boyas took his three-year-old cousin Himanshu, who was hurt in a fall, to a hospital and got him treated. There's more. Tanishk drove Himanshu there in a Maruti van. Staff at the Mayur Vihar Phase-I hospital almost fell off their chairs when they saw Tanishk bring his cousin in. Himanshu was discharged after an overnight stay at the hospital on Saturday. The sequence of events began with Himanshu falling through an air vent left open on the first floor of his house. Tanishk promptly picked him...
  • N.H. Newspapers Pull Housing Ads

    06/30/2005 4:11:18 AM PDT · by Momaw Nadon · 9 replies · 849+ views
    AP via Yahoo! ^ | Wednesday, June 29, 2005 | AP
    CONCORD, N.H. - Six newspapers in New Hampshire have agreed to stop running real estate ads that suggest children aren't welcome at the properties following complaints that the ads violated federal law. Several dozens landlords and real estate agents also agreed to stop placing ads targeting adult tenants and to submit future ads to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for review. Federal law prohibits landlords from discriminating against children. The ads included promotions like "one mature person," "quiet adult location" and "great for a single person." They are discriminatory because they make it harder for families to...
  • China: Smoking Problems Among Young Kids

    05/15/2005 7:33:02 AM PDT · by TigerLikesRooster · 15 replies · 986+ views
    dkbnews ^ | 05/12/05
    /begin my translation China: Smoking Problems Among Young Kids 05/12/05| A small kid in tattered clothes is lighting up like an old pro. He must have done it for quite a while. It appears that he is a kid panhandling in front of a Buddhist temple. We can see an incense burner and a plastic bottle for collecting money, and on the left side, we see the appeal for help written on a board. Inhaling after lighting it up   Judging from the way he carries the cigarette between his fingers, he looks as experienced as any chain-smoking grownup. Inhaling again There is a wide...
  • Iran: A Suicide Commando Mom, and a Gun-toting Son

    05/13/2005 11:17:40 AM PDT · by TigerLikesRooster · 14 replies · 820+ views
    AP ^ | 05/12/05
    Mohammad Hossein, 4, plays with his toy gun, in front of his mother, who is a member of a suicide commandos unit, during a meeting where more than 200 young men and women volunteers prepared themselves for special training to carry out suicide bomb attacks against Americans in Iraq and Israelis, at the Behesht-e-Zahra cemetery, just outside Tehran, Iran, Thursday, May 12, 2005. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)
  • N. Korea: How Children Live(Video:poverty, brainwashing, military training, field work)

    05/04/2005 8:11:34 AM PDT · by TigerLikesRooster · 16 replies · 982+ views
    The Daily NK ^ | 05/04/05 | staff
    Click Here For VideoComments for each segment of the video street kids in miserable condition kids at work kids giving oath an interview with N. Korean kids(probably in Pyongyang) -- kids say they study hard and work in organizations to please the leader. They want unification because they feel so bad about S. Korean kids who are miserably poor, scavenging trash dumps. a news clip on a triplet (Gosh! They do dig triplets!) a brief segment on a group session a boy recites the Kim Il-sung's episode associated with the picture(of a spring) a boy explains what the miniature mockup...
  • China: A Head Start in (Physical) Patriotism

    04/22/2005 10:21:01 PM PDT · by TigerLikesRooster · 8 replies · 368+ views
    BBC News ^ | 04/23/05 A Head Start in Patriotism In Shanghai, angry Chinese defied government appeals for calm to launch anti-Japanese protests
  • Sports Illustrated bombshell

    04/05/2005 12:40:04 PM PDT · by jsk10 · 48 replies · 7,182+ views | John K.
    I have on good word that SI will be doing an explosive story this week about Phil Mickelson. I don't want to get into rumor mongering so I'll let the story itself come out. But any fans here that would quit being fans if it comes out that he's not America's Golden Boy that his image portends? I've been a fan for a long time, and I don't know how the details will affect his reception.
  • Iraqi Child’s Tip Leads Multi-National Soldiers to a Large Weapons Cache, Truck Bomb

    01/05/2005 5:27:13 AM PST · by OXENinFLA · 35 replies · 1,302+ views
    Mosul, Iraq -- Multi-National Forces from 1st Brigade (Stryker Brigade Combat Team), 25th Infantry Division (Light), discovered a large cache of weapons and munitions based on a child’s tip during operations on Jan. 3 in northern Iraq. An Iraqi child led Soldiers from 1st Battalion, 24th Infantry Regiment, to a large cache of weapons in an abandoned building during a patrol in western Mosul that consisted of 30 60 mm mortars, 21 rocket propelled grenade rounds, dynamite, various roadside bombs and components, five RPG launchers, more than 100 mortar fuses, grenades, ammunition and intelligence documents. Soldiers also discovered a stolen...
  • John Edwards to stop by San Antonio

    07/14/2004 4:36:12 PM PDT · by SwinneySwitch · 8 replies · 270+ views
    KENS 5 ^ | 07/14/2004
    Eyewitness News has learned Senator John Edwards will be in San Antonio late next week for a campaign stop. Edwards, the Democratic nominee for vice president, will speak to a small group of people at a private fundraiser next Thursday or Friday. It is unclear whether the North Carolina lawmaker will hold a rally in public during his visit. Senator John Kerry will not be with Edwards. They are campaigning separately until the Democratic convention later this month.
  • Kid Rock rocks the Bush vote

    07/07/2004 7:59:07 PM PDT · by ClarenceThomasfan · 9 replies · 1,525+ views
    NY Post - Page Six ^ | 7/7/04 | LLoyd Grove
    A stubborn Kid Rocks the Bush vote It was a lazy afternoon at Russell Simmons' spread outside downtown East Hampton. The hip-hop and fashion mogul, his younger brother Joe (aka Rev. Run, who's filming a pilot of his own reality show for the ABC Family Channel), movie director Brett Ratner and his girlfriend, Serena Williams (recovering from her defeat in the Wimbledon final), were getting a little antsy on a rainy Monday, wondering what to do with themselves. Then Kid Rock arrived. So they all decided to drive into town and take in a movie. They jumped into various vehicles...
  • Kid's green lunch spice wasn't oregano -- it was pot (5-year-old kindergarten kids)

    03/23/2004 11:44:20 AM PST · by MeekOneGOP · 13 replies · 223+ views
    Miami Herald ^ | March 23, 2004 | BY TERE FIGUERAS
    Posted on Tue, Mar. 23, 2004 NORTH MIAMI-DADEKid's green lunch spice wasn't oregano -- it was potA kindergartner found sprinkling his friend's food with marijuana at a Miami-Dade public school sparks questions from police and social workers.BY TERE A kindergartner's scattering leafy greens onto his friend's lasagna piqued a cafeteria worker's interest Monday and prompted a police investigation at a North Miami-Dade elementary school.The mystery ingredient: marijuana.Both students, the small plastic bag containing the green vegetable matter and the pot-laced entrée were marched to the front office at Gratigny Elementary.The students eventually returned to class. But now the...
  • Kerry kid blasts Bush over Haiti

    03/03/2004 10:25:56 AM PST · by Chummy · 60 replies · 259+ views
    Philadelphia Daily News ^ | March 2, 2004 | Daily News Wire Services
    Kerry kid blasts Bush over Haiti Daily News Wire Services STONY BROOK, N.Y. - Taking a page out of her father's campaign playbook, John Kerry's youngest daughter yesterday criticized the Bush administration for its handling of the crisis in Haiti. "I believe this administration just helped overthrow, basically overthrow, a democratically elected president," Vanessa Kerry, 27, said during a campaign stop at Stony Brook University of the ouster of Jean-Bertrand Aristide. "We basically, in our silence, allowed him to be deposed." At a debate Sunday among Democratic presidential candidates in New York City, John Kerry said Bush's actions were "late,...
  • Woman files suit over Super Bowl halftime show

    02/07/2004 12:28:51 PM PST · by freepatriot32 · 16 replies · 484+ views ^ | 2.7.04 | By The Associated Press
    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Terri Carlin wants to make Janet Jackson's bare breast into a federal case. Carlin filed a proposed class action lawsuit in U.S. District Court this week against Jackson, singer Justin Timberlake, broadcasters MTV and CBS and their parent company, Viacom. Carlin alleges in the Feb. 4 suit that she and others who watched the halftime show during the Super Bowl were injured by the performers' lewd actions when Timberlake ripped off part of Jackson's costume, exposing her breast. In the lawsuit, Carlin charges that the exposure and "sexually explicit conduct" by other performers during the show injured...
  • Teenager's love bites back

    11/12/2003 8:14:56 AM PST · by freepatriot32 · 40 replies · 816+ views ^ | November 8, 2003 | Knight Ridder
    A 13-year-old boy who gave a girl a lovebite at school is facing an assault charge, an allegation his parents call excessive. Police in Richland, Texas, issued the teenager with a summons for assault by contact after the girl's parents reported the incident to Richland Middle School, officials said. The boy's mother, Patricia Singh, said her son had been punished with a three-day suspension from school. He was not named because of his age. Assault by contact, a class C misdemeanour, carries a fine of about $US280 ($400). The boy, who pleaded not guilty at his court hearing, told the...
  • Teen Dies 8 Days After 'Sucker Punch' At School

    09/22/2003 5:42:26 AM PDT · by OXENinFLA · 114 replies · 773+ views ^ | 9-22-03 | unknown
    Clay Teen Dies 8 Days After 'Sucker Punch' At School Grief Counselors To Be At Ridgeview High Today A Clay County family made a heart-wrenching decision to take their 15-year-old son -- in a coma for eight days after being punched in the head after school. The decided Friday to take the boy off life support. David Baez was in critical condition at Shands-Jacksonville Medical Center for more than a week after he was hit in the head by a 17-year-old fellow student after classes at Ridgeview High School. He was knocked unconscious by what was described as a sucker...
  • Teenage Blaster Worm Suspect Arrested

    08/29/2003 1:42:08 PM PDT · by Callahan · 58 replies · 487+ views ^ | 08/29/03 | Eleanor Abreu
    SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The FBI have arrested a Minnesota teenager suspected of making a copycat variant of the devastating Blaster Internet worm. Jeffrey Lee Parson, 18, of Hopkins, Minnesota, a middle- class suburb west of Minneapolis, was arrested on one count of intentionally causing or attempting to cause damage to a computer, according to a St. Paul district court clerk.
  • Memphis: Day care worker abused 3 kids, police say Battery, rape charged; 17 other cases viewed

    08/14/2003 5:28:15 AM PDT · by GailA · 2 replies · 309+ views
    The Commercial Appeal ^ | 8/13/03 | Aimee Edmondson & Chris Conley,1426,MCA_437_2178562,00.html Day care worker abused 3 kids, police say Battery, rape charged; 17 other cases viewed By Aimee Edmondson and Chris Conley August 13, 2003 A 30-year-old Memphis day care worker has been charged with sexually abusing three children in his care. Ivan Leonard Ward, of 1739 LaPaloma, was held late Tuesday in the Shelby County Jail on a $300,000 bond, charged with two counts of sexual battery and one count of rape of a child. Ward is accused of sexually abusing three children at two day care centers between July 2000 and April 2003. State child welfare...
  • Couple Puts Son in Pigeon Coop

    07/05/2003 1:59:45 PM PDT · by yonif · 31 replies · 305+ views
    Yahoo! News ^ | Fri Jul 4, 9:13 AM ET | AP
    LONDON - When Glen and Melissa Brown's home got too crowded, their son flew the coop — er, to the coop. They fitted their pigeon loft as a bedroom for their son, complete with bed, TV, video and DVD player. On Friday, the couple refused a request by local officials to pull down the loft, a wooden structure which was built without permission and which social workers say is unsafe for a child. Officials were alarmed to discover that 12-year-old Glen Jr. has been living in the loft for the past two years. Glen's stepbrother Xyron, also 12, had been...
  • Bloomberg Ratings Plunge, Will The Comeback Kid Strike Again?

    06/12/2003 4:30:41 PM PDT · by blam · 20 replies · 208+ views
    Independent (UK) ^ | 6-13-2003 | David Usborne
    As Bloomberg's ratings plunge, will the Comeback Kid strike again? By David Usborne in New York 13 June 2003 A plunge in the popularity of Michael Bloomberg, the Mayor of New York, is spawning renewed speculation that the Democrats will resort to their one nuclear weapon at the next election in 2005 - and that weapon is Bill Clinton. Rumours resurfaced this week that the former president - who heads a foundation based in Harlem focusing on issues such as the international Aids crisis and world peace - is seriously considering a challenge to Mr Bloomberg. A local Democrat asked...
  • A poll on high school student walkouts, with comments

    04/08/2003 4:23:32 AM PDT · by SirFishalot · 5 replies · 255+ views
    Do you support the Greeley Central High School students’ decision to stage a walkout during school to protest the war in Iraq? Yes 65.26 % (1157) No 34.74 % (616) Total Votes: 1773