Rochester, N.H. bans panhandlingRochester, N.H. bans panhandlingThe ordinance that will fine anyone who passes an item to or receives an item from a car on a public road.
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LRS-B Details Emerge: Major Testing, Risk Reduction CompleteLRS-B Details Emerge: Major Testing, Risk Reduction CompleteNew details on the US Air Force's new bomber are emerging, including the completion of risk reduction tests.
Saturday’s letters to the editor, Aug. 29Saturday’s letters to the editor, Aug. 29I consider this “hunt” to be unnecessary. Rather target the homeowners who refuse to comply with common-sense actions.
Safer truck to replace HumveeSafer truck to replace HumveeThe Pentagon will replace its aging Humvees with armored trucks that protect like MRAPs.
Air Force sending advanced fighters to EuropeAir Force sending advanced fighters to EuropeWASHINGTON — The Air Force plans to send its most sophisticated warplane, the F-22 Raptor fighter, to Europe as a potential deterrent to Russian aggression, Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James said Monday.
Erasmus wins title at Brutal Wear OpenErasmus wins title at Brutal Wear OpenErasmus outlasts Tarwid in Men’s Open Singles; Gates, Holt win doubels crown
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Promise of scouting beckons anewPromise of scouting beckons anewWe have fought to end the ban on gay leaders
Waak pulls off upset at Brutal Wear OpenWaak pulls off upset at Brutal Wear OpenWaak, who plays at Valparaiso, knocked off sixth-seeded Robert Gates of Chicago.
Finding Oshkosh pride in AfghanistanFinding Oshkosh pride in AfghanistanI used to see Oshkosh trucks around Wittman Field. Now I see them in Afghanistan.
Gay Scout leader rejected by Ky. parishGay Scout leader rejected by Ky. parishNew Scouts policy allows church-sponsored units to choose local unit leaders.
Gay Scout leader rejected by Louisville parishGay Scout leader rejected by Louisville parishBourke helps gays win right to marry, still can’t be Scout leader at parish troop
Local response to Boy Scout ban lift unclearLocal response to Boy Scout ban lift unclearThe response to the recent national policy change is unclear
Editorial: Gay scout leaders could mean LDS exitEditorial: Gay scout leaders could mean LDS exitThe Boy Scouts of America's recent decision to end its blanket ban on gay adult leaders was inevitable, though it...
Under new policy, churches can still ban gays from ScoutsUnder new policy, churches can still ban gays from ScoutsThe organization lifted a 100-year-old ban barring homosexuals from becoming scoutmasters and counselors this month.
Christine M. Flowers: Boy Scouts’ moves not about kidsChristine M. Flowers: Boy Scouts’ moves not about kidsChristine M. Flowers writes actual Boy Scouts don’t care about leaders’ sex orientation.
Changes left to local charters in Boy Scout rulingChanges left to local charters in Boy Scout rulingNational organization announced Monday it would end its ban on openly gay scout leaders
Changes left to local troops in Boy Scout rulingChanges left to local troops in Boy Scout rulingIn the Southwest Florida Council, we will proceed as business as usual," said Scout Executive Greg Graham
Boy Scout board approves end to blanket ban on gay adultsBoy Scout board approves end to blanket ban on gay adultsThe Boy Scouts of America have ended a blanket ban on gay adult leaders while allowing church-sponsored Scout units to maintain the exclusion because of their faith.
Mormon Church issues statement after Boy Scouts voteMormon Church issues statement after Boy Scouts voteThe new policy does allow church-sponsored units to choose leaders whose beliefs are consistent with their own.
Mormons hint they may bolt Boy ScoutsMormons hint they may bolt Boy ScoutsConservative religious groups up in arms over decision to allow gay adult leaders, while some advocates say move doesn't go far enough
Boy Scout decision not a surprise for Iowa leaderBoy Scout decision not a surprise for Iowa leaderMid-Iowa Council leader said he wasn’t surprised by decision to lift ban on gay adult leaders.
Boy Scouts of America Ends Ban on Gay Scout LeadersBoy Scouts of America Ends Ban on Gay Scout LeadersBSA makes a historic vote to lift ban on allowing gay scout leaders
BSA decision: Move in right direction, but “half measure”BSA decision: Move in right direction, but “half measure”Some have called the announcement “move in the right direction,” but only a “half-measure.”
Gay boy scout leaders allowedGay boy scout leaders allowedGay boy scout leaders allowed
Boy Scouts approves end to ban on gay adult leadersBoy Scouts approves end to ban on gay adult leadersPresident says ban was likely to be the target of lawsuits that the scouts would lose.
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Boy Scouts Drop Ban On Gay AdultsBoy Scouts Drop Ban On Gay AdultsThis will have the curious effect of some Scout Troops being led by people who happen to be gay, and others where...
Boy Scouts of America ends ban on gay scout leadersBoy Scouts of America ends ban on gay scout leadersScouts' leader last May said ban "cannot be sustained."