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Democracy Now! (9 am) – February 24, 2009 at 9:00am

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Altering Bailout Rules, US Moves Closer to Nationalizing Troubled Banks; US Lags Behind Europe in Regulating Toxicity of Everyday Products.

Today's Headlines

    * Freed Gitmo Prisoner Alleges Torture in US Captivity
    * White House-Backed Inquiry: Gitmo Conforms with Geneva Conventions
    * Admin Paves Way to Nationalizing Banks
    * Obama Mirrors Bush in Opposing Release of White House Emails
    * US to Spend $900M on Gaza Aid
    * Ross Named to Advisory Post on Iran
    * 3 US Troops, Interpreter Killed in Iraq
    * Senate Report Faults Cuban Embargo
    * Study: Western Demand Boosts Chinese CO2 Emissions
    * Admin: Healthcare Reform Top Fiscal Priority