Mother pleads not guilty to assaulting child on plane

...pinched her and pulled out bits of her hair during the May 3 flight. A passenger told...observed Watanabe pull bits of the child's hair out and pinch the child several times while...the child then pulled out the child's hair," the complaint said. "Watanabe then...
On the Trails: April - the cruelest month

...the sediment bank at the edge of the river had been occupied for some time by a porcupine, which deposited some long white hairs and the usual oval winter pellets (reflecting a diet of bark and needles), as well as more recent, small, dark, round...
FBI hair analysis problems reveal limits of forensics

...attacker and an FBI specialist testified that hair on her nightgown was consistent with hair on Odom's head.But DNA testing some 30 years later affirmed what Odom long had maintained: The hair wasn't his; neither was the semen left on a...
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Two sought for attempted robbery

...approximately 5 feet, 11 inches tall, 180 pounds. He had longer hair but not past his eyes or ears, and was clean shaven. He was...Hispanic, about 5 feet, 7 inches tall, 180 pounds, with short hair.Anyone with information about the attempted robbery is asked...
Celebrating self-esteem through running

...event co-director Julie Walker, of AWARE, said. The culmination of the lessons and run training, and pre-race face and hair painting, music and poster making, is seen in the smiles as the young women cross through the finish of the 3.2-mile run...
On the Trails: A visit to the wetlands reveals surprises, mysteries

...for porcupines to visit, but we do sometimes see them wandering about in the wetlands. Some of the stray white-to-tan hairs we found could have come from porcupines.A few days later I returned to this area, this time focusing mostly on the wonderful...
Wolf hunt is on in Idaho - for now

BOISE, Idaho - Gray wolves were back in the cross hairs of hunters on Tuesday, just months after they were removed from the federal endangered species list and eight decades since being...
TMHS girls lose close one at West Valley

The Thunder Mountain High School girl's basketball team continues to give head coach Tanya Nizich grey hairs as they fell for the third straight night in Fairbanks by nine points or less, this time to a strong West Valley Wolfpack team...
Every rodent has its thorns

...It was really small; head and body together maybe reached seven inches, and it was very dark, without the yellowish guard hairs that adults have. Young and small, yes, but it had all the normal defensive reactions of turning its back and flaring its...
Puppet masters

...The time-consuming, labor-intensive process is made up of thousands of tiny elements, some as small as the individual hairs on a puppet's head. For Georgina Hayns, puppet fabrication supervisor for the recently released stop-motion film "Coraline...


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