Hollywood mag spikes `pedophile warning`

by Art Moore -- The leading entertainment industry magazine Variety has backed down on its agreement to publish a paid ad that warns makers of an upcoming film on sexual revolutionary Alfred more…

Anti-tax campaign shut down

by Art Moore -- A California grass-roots advocacy group with a "no more taxes" campaign claims the state hindered the right of citizens to express their views by triggering a chain of more…

Murray backs out of mayor's event under fire

by Art Moore -- A fund-raiser planned this week for Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., by the mayor of Phoenix was canceled at the last minute amid protests from local Republicans, veterans and more…

Mexicans posing as U.S. agents obstruct probe

by Art Moore -- Mexican consulate staff posing as U.S. immigration agents interfered with a murder and smuggling probe following a border patrol chase of illegal aliens that ended in a fatal more…

Senate run tackles
'dumbed-down' education

by Art Moore -- Sounding the alarm on America's "dumbed-down" educational system is the thrust of an unusual campaign for U.S. Senate in California in 2004. Gail Lightfoot, a Libertarian who has more…

High-living celebs tie
SUV owners to terror

by Art Moore -- A Hollywood celebrity-backed television ad campaign that claims SUV owners are aiding terrorists has prompted the question, "What do the stars drive?" Syndicated columnist Arianna Huffington has the more…

Chavez forming 'axis'
with Cuba, Brazil?

by Art Moore -- A Venezuelan military defector who claims President Hugo Chavez is developing ties to terrorist groups such as al-Qaida said he plans to meet this week with U.S. officials more…

Defector: Chavez gave
$1 million to al-Qaida

by Art Moore -- Recent high-level Venezuelan military defectors say President Hugo Chavez gave $1 million to al-Qaida shortly after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attack on the United States. Air Force more…

Journalist suspended
for 'anti-Muslim' remarks

by Art Moore -- A Florida newspaper suspended its political columnist because of a private e-mail that offended a Muslim reader. In a letter of apology to the Council on American-Islamic Relations, more…

U.S. clerics in Iraq press
for negotiation

by Art Moore -- The leader of an American church "humanitarian mission" to Baghdad urged the Bush administration to negotiate with Iraq to avert a war that would harm innocent people and more…