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The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – December 19, 2003

  • Following secret talks with the U.S. and Britain, Libyan leader Moammar Gadafi agrees to halt his nation’s secret weapons programs
  • Iraq’s U.S. occupation administrator confirms reports that he escaped an ambush earlier this month
  • The Al Jazeera network airs an audio tape purportedly from Al Qaeda’s second in command saying his group is pursuing Americans everywhere, including in the United States
  • Leaders of the State’s two university systems warn that the new midyear budget cuts by Governor Schwarzenegger will effect thousands of students
  • In the Santa Clara IBM cancer trial, an expert on Lymphoma testifies that repeated exposure to toxic solvents caused one plaintiff’s cancer

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