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Democracy Now! (6 am) – July 24, 2008

Death by Taser: Police Accused of Cover-Up in Death of African American Man Shocked Nine Times While in Handcuffs; Friend of Mexican Immigrant Beaten to Death in Pennsylvania Gives Eyewitness Account of Attack; The Forgotten War: Sonali Kolhatkar on Why Afghanistan is "Just as Bad as Iraq."

Today’s Headlines

    * House OKs Housing Aid After Bush Drops Opposition
    * Military Town Foreclosures 4 Times the US Average
    * Woman Commits Suicide Before Foreclosure
    * Inflation Offsets New Minimum Wage Increase
    * Dems Push Withdrawal of Workplace Toxin Rules
    * Obama Avoids Gaza Strip on Mideast Trip
    * Senate Drops Pressure on Chevron in Burma
    * Bolivia Presses US on Interference Charges
    * Oil Tanker Spills Near New Orleans
    * Cancer Researcher Warns on Cell Phone Use
    * Appeals Court Rejects Abu-Jamal Re-Trial
    * Protesters Target Fox News for Coverage of African Americans

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