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The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – October 15, 2004

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A bloody start to the Muslim holy month of Ramadan in Iraq as U.S. warplanes
renew their assault on the city of Fallujah striking their targets around
sunset just as residents were eating the traditional meal that ends the
day’s fast

The U.S. Army is investigating up to 19 members of a supply platoon in Iraq who
refused to go on a convoy mission because it was too dangerous

Israel withdraws its tanks and troops from the populated areas of the
northern Gaza Strip, ending its bloodiest offensive there in four years of

Hilary Rodham Clinton in San Francisco for a Kerry-Edwaards victory

President Bush’s top political aide, Karl Rove, testifies to a grand jury
investigating the leak of a CIA operative’s name

Locked out San Francisco hotel workers and management return to the
bargaining table… ..and employees at UC Berekley use today’s homecoming
event to take their contract dispute to the streets… .16 are arrested…