The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – May 3, 2004

Seven U.S. officers reprimanded in the Iraqi prisoner abuse scandal – Their military careers are likely over.. The New Yorker Magazine cites an internal Army report which found that Iraqi detainees were subjected to sadistic, blatant, and wanton criminal abuses.. CBS News admits it sat on the story for 2 weeks at the request of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

The U.S. Military chooses a new Iraqi General to lead the assault on Fallujah

The U.S. Ambassador to Saudi Arabia warns Americans to leave the country, after a weekend attack kills six westerners

A commission from Californians united for a responsible budget with a plan to close four state prisons

San Francisco begins to implement its controversial Care Not Cash program for the homeless

An initiative to raise more funds to treat mental illness qualifies for the November State ballot

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