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The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – August 29, 2004

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An estimated half a million demonstrators march through New York City on the
eve of the Republican National Convention, to voice their opposition to the Bush Administration’s foreign and domestic policies

France sends ministers to the Middle East to work for the release of 2
journalists abducted in Iraq

Talks continue in Baghdad’s Sadr City. ..Shiite Cleric Muqtada Al Sadr is
demanding a U.S. pullout from the neighborhood, a condition U.S. military
officials have rejected.

Nurses and other health care workers are set to walk off their jobs at the
Alameda County Medical center tomorrow… .hundreds of jobs are on the
chopping blocks.