The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – July 5, 2004

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At least 10 Iraqis are dead after a U.S. jet fires a missile into a house in Fallujah. Meanwhile, a U.S. marine feared decapitated by an Islamist militant group may still be alive after all.

Today marks 70 years since ‘bloody Thursday’, when two maritime workers on a picket line were killed by San Francisco police… We’ll talk to a Union official who took part in the 1934 strike…

Voters in Indonesia go to the polls in the nation’s first direct election for president… Initial results show incumbent Megawati Sukarnoputri is trailing general Susilo Yudhoyono. And Sukarnoputri is in a close race for second to compete the runoff election in September.

And speculation is running rampant that democratic presidential candidate John Kerry could announce his running mate as soon as tomorrow.