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The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – April 11, 2005

Democratic senators press their case against John Bolton — president Bush’s pick to represent the U.S. at the United Nations…Bolton denies charges that he tried to have intelligence analysts removed from their jobs for disagreeing with him…

Hundreds of Iraqi security forces and U.S. troops conduct a sweep of Baghdad, rounding up dozens of suspected resistance fighters…

Israeli prime minister Sharon visits with president Bush on his Crawford ranch…in Gaza, thousands attend the funeral of three Palestinian teenagers killed by Israeli troops…

U.C. Berkeley students back the demands of custodians and food service workers for a better contract — days before a scheduled strike…

Air pollution from pesticide use is up fourteen percent in the San Joaquin Valley

And radical feminist scholar Andrea Dworkin dies at the age of 58…

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