A car bomb blast on a busy Baghdad street kills at least 13 people, wounds dozens, and draws a crowd of Iraqis who loot and shout anti occupation slogans. . .
Attorney General John Ashcroft announces indictments against a Somali man living in Ohio charging he plotted with Al Qaeda supporters to blow up a shopping mall in Columbus
The U.S. Supreme Court sidesteps the ‘question of the constitutionality of the phrase “one nation under god” when reciting the pledge of allegiance in public schools.
A new report says Proposition 209 — California’s anti-affirmative action initiative — has reversed years of progress for women seeking jobs in the construction trades . . .
And an assembly committee approves a ban on logging California’s oldest trees.