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Democracy Now! (9 am) – August 18, 2008

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Facing Impeachment, Musharraf Resigns as President of Pakistan; Obama, McCain Discuss Views on Christianity and Supreme Court Justices at Religious Forum; Referendum on Torture: Debate Over Role of Psychologists in Military Interrogations Comes to a Head at APA Annual Convention.

Today’s Headlines

    * Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf Resigns
    * Justice Dept Proposes New Domestic Spying Measure
    * Russian Troops Remain in Georgian City
    * Russia Threatens Poland Over US Missile Base
    * Prosecutors Send Target Letters to Six Blackwater Guards Involved in Iraq Shooting
    * Top CEOs Give 10x More Money to John McCain
    * Fernando Lugo Inaugurated as Paraguay’s New President
    * Leader of Nepal’s Maoist Rebellion Becomes Prime Minister
    * Chadian Court Sentences Former Dictator in Abstentia
    * Hawaiian Pro-Independence Activists Occupy Former Palace
    * US Military Funds Mind Reading Researching
    * Louisiana Teenager Sentenced for Hanging Noose