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  • Texas boy, 9, stabs 2-year-old girl to death

    12/26/2006 4:15:43 PM PST · by rocksblues · 26 replies · 979+ views
    reuters ^ | Dec 26, 2006 5:14pm | unknown
    HOUSTON (Reuters) - No charges will be filed in the case of a 9-year-old boy who fatally stabbed a 2-year-old girl in a Texas home where a teen-ager was babysitting 12 children, Dallas police said on Tuesday after an investigation. The stabbing occurred on December 22 in a home in southeast Dallas where a 15-year-old was left to supervise at least 10 siblings and 2 other children, including the victim. The toddler, Damya Jefferson, was stabbed twice in the chest by a 9-year-old boy who lived at the house, according to published reports. No charges will be filed against the...
  • Pope Drops Papal Crown From Coat of Arms, Adds Miter, Pallium (Not Exactly)

    04/27/2005 6:55:32 PM PDT · by Pyro7480 · 80 replies · 4,874+ views
    Catholic News Service ^ | 4/27/2005 | Carol Glatz
    Pope Drops Papal Crown From Coat of Arms, Adds Miter, Pallium By Carol GlatzCatholic News Service VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- The papal crown has been given the boot once again, this time no longer appearing as part of the new pope's coat of arms. Pope Benedict XVI has dispensed with the image of the three-tiered tiara that traditionally appeared at the top of each pope's coat of arms and replaced it with the pointed miter. The pope also has added the pallium, the woolen stole symbolizing a bishop's authority, to the elements surrounding the shield. The details of the new...
  • Her Royal Lie-ness

    11/25/2004 3:28:11 PM PST · by CAWats · 2 replies · 678+ views
    New yorkmetro.com ^ | 11/25/2004 | CAWats
    “I think Antoinette said she raised money for the symphony,” says the author Robert Stewart, who first met Millard at a Halloween party at the Guggenheim, with her boyfriend at the time—all were enjoying each other’s company, and planned to meet for brunch the next day, at the boyfriend’s suite at the Carlyle. But no one was staying there under such a name. “My father always told me to register under a fake name,” explained Millard, calling Stewart from her cell phone.