Eavesdropping In: Women Arrested As Burka Ban Begins In France, Cop Maces Baby Squirrel

by Mara Siegler · April 11, 2011

Wildfires roared through Texas yesterday, burning more than 230,000 acres and destroying about 80 homes. [Reuters]

The levels of radiation detected in milk tested in Little Rock, Ark., are the highest yet, according to data released by the EPA. [Forbes]

Beginning today, Muslim women who venture outside in full veils face fines under France's new ban. Arrests have already been made. [Telegraph]

A 15-month-old was served a margarita in his sippy cup at Applebee's. [Gawker]

A Texas cop maced a baby squirrel as frightened children stood by begging him to stop. Animal rights groups are not happy. [NineMSN]