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The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – October 7, 2004

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Suspected car bombs strike three red sea resorts in Egypt where Israelis
are vacationing…. .at least 30 are feared dead in the biggest explosion at
the Hilton Hotel in Taba

Rockets hit the Sheraton Hotel in Baghdad where foreign contractors and
journalists are housed. . . . .there are no deaths or serious injuries. . . .

President Bush acknowledges that his pre-war claims that Iraq had weapons of
mass destruction were wrong, but still insists it was right to invade Iraq

House majority leader Tom Delay hanging tough, rejecting calls far Democrats
and even some conservatives that he step down from his post. ..Delay’s been
rebuked twice within the week by the House Ethics Committee

Congress is poised to pass a big tax cut for some of the country’s largest
Corporations

Its the first anniversary of the recall of Gray Davis and the election
of Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger