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Latest score--Chicago 'illegal' gun owners: 3, bad guys: 0

http://www.examiner.com

It's getting dangerous to rob and terrorize people in Chicago, despite Mayor Daley's best efforts. We've already talked about the armed career thug who got the (last) surprise of his life when he broke into the home of an 80-year-old Korean War veteran, who in defiance of Chicago's handgun ban, was prepared to defend himself--and did.

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Kids' Lemonade Stand Shut Down By Cops

http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

Seven children selling lemonade were told by police they had to close up shop -- because they didn't have a permit.

Cops went sour on a group of kids after a resident in the Haverford Township, Pa., neighborhood sicced police on the youngsters for selling lemonade on a residential street.

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"Code compliance officers" bust man for digging tunnels under his home

http://www.kvue.com

Personally, I'd love to have a network of tunnels under my home... *shrug*

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City requires lingerie store to get food permit for edible undies

http://www.kvue.com

How silly and crazy can the bureaucrats become. City requires lingerie store to get food permit for edible undies.

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Senate Bill S510 Makes it illegal to Grow Food

http://foodfreedom.wordpress.com

If accepted [S 510] would preclude the public’s right to grow, own, trade, transport, share, feed and eat each and every food that nature makes. It will become the most offensive authority against the cultivation, trade and consumption of food and agricultural products of one’s choice. It will be unconstitutional and contrary to natural law or, if you like, the will of God.” ~Dr. Shiv Chopra, Canada Health whistleblower

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Concord, MA to be First U.S. Town to Ban Bottled Water

http://www.treehugger.com

Last week residents of Concord, Massachusetts voted to ban the sale of all bottled water by next January, making it the first U.S. town to take such action.

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FDA to Start Regulating Salt Content in Foods

http://www.msnbc.msn.com

The Food and Drug Administration is planning an unprecedented effort to gradually reduce the salt consumed each day by Americans, saying that less sodium in everything from soup to nuts would prevent thousands of deaths from hypertension and heart disease.

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FDA Reviewing Whether to Ban Menthol Cigarettes

http://www.washingtonpost.com

Federal officials began grappling Tuesday with one of the thorniest issues surrounding the regulation of tobacco: whether to ban menthol, the most popular cigarette flavoring, which is smoked by millions of Americans every day

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Cathedral of Junk owner harassed by Austin, TX code officials

http://news8austin.com

The Cathedral of Junk goes far beyond the "sofa in the lawn" code violation with a massive 3-story 60-ton building made entirely of discarded and donated items. The city is giving the owner two weeks to clean-up, get architectural permits and otherwise make a structure made entirely of junk up-to-code or have the whole lot bull-dozed.

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Tampon-makers can't mention the V-word.

http://www.guardian.co.uk

An advertising campaign for tampons is rejected by US television networks for daring to include the word vagina

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Hugo Chavez Sends Army to Change All Lights in Venezuela to CFLs

http://www.inhabitat.com

Due to a bad drought that’s dried up the hydroelectric plants that supply more than two-thirds of its power, Venezuela has been suffering through its worst energy crisis in the last 50 years. President Hugo Chavez’s solution? Change all the light bulbs! Well, that might not be the only action the country is taking (they’ve also put electricity rationing into effect) but an army of Venezuelan soldiers has been given direct orders from the president to distribute thousands of Firefly energy-efficient CFL bulbs.

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Charge a service fee on your restaurant menu, go to jail?

http://www.signonsandiego.com

Charge a service fee on your restaurant menu, go to jail?

A year in custody is the maximum penalty North Park restaurateur Jay Porter could face in the wake of legal action the San Diego City Attorney’s Office is planning against his popular Linkery restaurant for allegedly violating the state’s unfair-competition laws.

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Culled out. Feds could prohibit US citizens from fishing!!

http://sports.espn.go.com

The Obama administration will accept no more public input for a federal strategy that could prohibit U.S. citizens from fishing the nation's oceans, coastal areas, Great Lakes, and even inland waters.

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Troopers raid popular bars for unlicensed beers

http://www.philly.com

More than a dozen armed State Police officers conducted simultaneous raids last week on three popular Philadelphia bars known for their wide beer selections. The cops confiscated hundreds of bottles of expensive ales and lagers, now in State Police custody at an undisclosed location.

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O.C. city sues couple who removed front lawn to save water

http://latimesblogs.latimes.com

In Orange County, California, the city is suing a couple who replaced their front lawn with wood chips to save water. Article includes great quotes like:
“Compliance -- that’s all we’ve ever wanted,” explained City Atty. Wayne Winthers.
“It’s just funny that we pay our taxes to the city and the city is now prosecuting us with our own money,” Quan Ha said.

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7th grader suspended after touching Aderall pill

http://www.huffingtonpost.com

A seventh grader who touched a prescription drug pill while at school has been suspended for a week because of her school's interpretation of their zero-tolerance drug policy.

According to officials at River Valley Middle School in Jeffersonville, Indiana, student Rachel Greer violated their drug policy simply by holding Adderall, an ADHD drug, that a fellow student offered to her and placed in her hand. Despite declining the pill and returning it to her classmate, Greer was in "posession" of a drug and broke the rules, according to a school official.

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US government rescinds 'leave internet alone' policy

http://www.theregister.co.uk

"The US government’s policy of leaving the Internet alone is over, according to Obama’s top official at the Department of Commerce."

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TSA to swab airline passengers' hands in search for explosives

http://www.cnn.com

To the list of instructions you hear at airport checkpoints, add this: "Put your palms forward, please."
The Transportation Security Administration soon will begin randomly swabbing passengers' hands at checkpoints and airport gates to test them for traces of explosives.

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FCC Attempting to End Free TV

http://www.broadcastingcable.com

FCC is currently considering a proposal to limit the amount of spectrum broadcasters can use. This proposal could eliminate free, over-the-air antenna TV. The FCC proposal will leave viewers with only the pay for TV options of satellite or cable. FCC's Bellaria Says Broadcasters Lobbying Against Scenario That's No Longer On Table

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UPDATE: Federal Judge says e-Cigarettes Cannot be Denied entry to US

http://abcnews.go.com

A federal judge said Thursday the Food and Drug Administration cannot stop shipments of electronic cigarettes into the United States.

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