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    Time for Obama to get serious about illegal immigrant minors crisis
    President Obama has made it clear that he will not wait for Congress to act on priorities dear to him but for the past two months he has done almost nothing about a real crisis: the thousands of often unaccompanied children from Central American...
  • FBI recover 168 minor victims of human trafficking
    FBI recover 168 minor victims of human trafficking
    Last week, the FBI with local, state, and federal law enforcement partners along with the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) conducted Operation Cross Country VIII. A week-long enforcement action to address commercial...
  • Teen Virginia Ring
    Teen Virginia ring: Complex teen 'sexting' ring involved over 100 girls
    A teen “sexting” ring out of Virginia was uncovered this week by law enforcement officials working in conjunction with federal investigators. NBC News on April 10 called the multifaceted online scheme, run via the photo sharing site...
  • Pontbriand gavel
    Ex-high school teacher guilty of sexually assaulting, exploiting teen student
    Former high school teacher Tania Pontbriand has been found guilty of sexually assaulting and sexually exploiting one of her students while in a position of authority.The ex-gym teacher at Rosemere High School remained stone-faced as Quebec Court...
  • SCOTUS
    Supreme Court hears cases on life sentence without parole
    For years the left has opposed the death penalty on a variety of grounds, including a violation of the Constitution’s prohibition of cruel and unusual punishment. Now two cases on the current Supreme Court docket may signal the next big...
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    S/WB Yankees Beat Indy 1-0
    Wednesday afternoon at Victory Field the S/WB Yankees beat the Indianapolis Indians in a pitching duel 1-0 that wasn't decided until the eight inning when a run was batted in by shortstop Ramiro Pena(13 RBI this season) who grounded out by...
  • Rap Star Snoop Dogg
    Rap star Snoop Dogg blasted for targeting black teens with alcohol
    Rap music star and actor Snoop Dogg is being blasted by a watchdog group for his promotion of an alcoholic beverage called "Blast by Colt .45." The rapper is accused of using his popularity among young blacks to encourage them to drink...
  • Lil' Romeo
    So your kid’s got talent?
    One day you’re listening to your little rug rat practicing their musical chops and it suddenly hits you that the kid’s got game. After checking with some industry professionals you realize the light of our life could have a career in...
  • Restaurants Selling Alcohol to Minors
    14 WDM restaurants caught selling alcohol to minors in December of 2010
    According to WOI TV (Des Moines' ABC affiliate), 19 West Des Moines businesses, 14 of them restaurants, were caught selling alcohol to minors in December of 2010. The story aired on the news Monday, January 3rd.The restaurants caught included...
  • Car turned over
    Too many DUIs
    Every year, school staff (i.e. teachers, counselors, coaches) and parents are informing kids of all ages not to drink. When kids turn 16 and start driving, these same adults are telling the same kids how dangerous it is to drink and drive.And...
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    Parents, do your homework when its time to send your kids alone on a commerical jet
    A parents guide to a safe journey when sendingyour child alone on a jet. CLICK HERE FOR FREEBOOKLET!Important: There have been instances of teens buying an airline ticket and flying without their parents’ knowledge.• If your son or...
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    Crazy Eights: Two more possible picks for Thrashers at No. 8 -- Granlund and Sheahan
    Insert photo caption or credit here Examiner.com brings you the second of our four-part series chronicling possible Atlanta Thrashers selections at No. 8. But before we get to that, let’s get to a bit of Thrashers news. Congratulations to...
  • For the ninth time in 10 years, Philips Arena will once again be dark during the NHL playoffs.
    Thrashers once again at crossroads as playoff hopes fall short
    It’s going to be another dark April in “Blueland.” For the ninth time in 10 years, the Atlanta Thrashers’ postseason dreams have fallen short. Once again, April brings the return of Atlanta Braves baseball, not a sustained...
  • Veteran D Chris Chelios was assigned to Chicago on Wednesday to help the Wolves in playoff run.
    With Thrashers eliminated, Chelios, Stapelton sent down to Chicago to chase Calder Cup
    Chris Chelios is getting a chance to win another cup. Unfortunately, it will not be Lord Stanley’s. One day after the Atlanta Thrashers were officially eliminated from playoff contention, the club assigned the 48-year old veteran Chelios to...
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    Injury-ravaged Thrashers recall Stapleton from Chicago
    Injuries to Slava Kozlov and three other Thrasher forwards forced Atlanta to recall Tim Stapleton from the AHL's Chicago Wolves on Friday. (AP Photo/John Bazemore) Down four forwards, the Atlanta Thrashers recalled Tim Stapelton from the Chicago...