Rescue workers pull thousands more dead bodies from the debris of
flattened towns along the Sumatran coast two weeks after a devastating
tsunami hit South Asia. . . .
U.N. Secretary General Kofi Annan reluctantly agrees to stay out of
disaster-stricken areas of Sri Lanka controlled by Tamil Tiger rebels….
A U.S. warplane mistakenly bombs a house in northern Iraq, killing several
people in an attack likely to inflame anti-American sentiment just ahead of
controversial elections at the end of the month. . . .
It’s the official swearing in ceremony for the San Francisco Board of