The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – October 21, 2004

An eight year prison sentence for the highest-ranking U.S. soldier charged in the Abu Ghraib prison torture and abuse scandal, . . .. .the most severe sentence thus far…..staff Sgt. Ivan “Chip” Frederick had pled guilty The American Civil Liberties Union sues the FBI to get more information about the agency’s questioning of Muslims and … Continued


The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – October 18, 2004

The eyes of the nation are on Florida as voters begin casting early ballots …the Florida voters face computer problems and long lines. .. Michigan’s former Republican governor endorses Democrat John Kerry. ..so does Ralph Nader’s running mate in the 2000 presidential race, Winona Laduke… The U.S. military opens an investigation into the refusal of … Continued


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The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – October 16, 2004

The Israeli military says its 17 day thrust into Palestinian territory struck a heavy blow against Palestinian militants… .Palestinians say the Israeli incursion was extremely brutal and destructive…. A new poll shows that a majority of U.S. troops serving in Iraq and their families say the Bush Administration did not send enough forces to Iraq … Continued


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The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – October 14, 2004

Vice President Cheney and his wife say they’re angry at John Kerry for invoking their lesbian daughter during last night’s debate, but it may just be spin.. …the same topic ‘came up during last week’s Vice Presidential debate with no consequences Two bombings inside Baghdad’s heavily fortified green zone, supposedly Iraq’s safest place …at least … Continued


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The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – October 12, 2004

U.S. occupation troops stage raids and air strikes from Baghdad to the Syrian border.. .in northern Iraq, investigators begin exhuming the mass graves of Saddam Hussein’s victims. On the eve of their third and final presidential debate George Bush accuses John Kerry of proposing a government takeover of the U.S. health care system. …the reverend … Continued