Democracy Now

Democracy Now! (9 am) – January 7, 2009 at 9:00am

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40+ Killed in Israeli Strike on Gaza School Sheltering Refugees; Obama Nominee Admiral Dennis Blair Aided Perpetrators of 1999 Church Killings in East Timor (Part II); Obama Warns Trillion-Dollar Deficit Could Lead to Extensive Government Budget Cuts.

Today's Headlines

    * Israel Bombs UN School, 40 Killed
    * Palestinian Death Toll at 680; Israel Death Toll at 10
    * Obama: “Deep Concern” Over Loss of Civilian Lives in Gaza and Israel
    * Five Blackwater Guards Plead Not Guilty in Nisoor Square Massacre Case
    * Senate Democrats Block Roland Burris from Taking Seat
    * Report: Blagojevich Met with SEIU Head Andy Stern in November
    * India: “Official Agencies in Pakistan” Involved in Mumbai Attacks
    * US Rejects Request to Let Haitians Temporarily Stay in US
    * Pentagon: PTSD Victims Not Eligible for Purple Heart
    * Russia Cuts Off Gas Exports to Much of Europe
    * Oakland Police Shooting Victim to Be Buried
    * Obama Offers Surgeon General Job to Sanjay Gupta

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