The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – September 20, 2004

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Democratic presidential candidate John Kerry delivers a blistering attack on president Bush’s Iraq policy, saying he ”misled., miscalculated, and mismanaged” every aspect of
it

A militant group in Iraq beheads a U.S hostage and posts a video of the
killing on the internet

CBS admits it was deliberately misled over the authenticity of documents it
aired in a story challenging president Bush’s Vietnam-era National Guard
Service

The author of a bill to raise the California minimum wage says she may put
the measure on the ballot following governor Schwarzenegger’s veto this
weekend.

A rally at U.C. Berkeley calls on the university to provide its lowest
paid workers with a living wage

More than 550 people are dead in Haiti from flooding and mudslides
triggered by tropical storm Jeanne