The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – November 21, 2003

GOP can’t stop debate on bloated Energy Bill Resistance fighters in Iraq fire at oil ministry and 2 western hotels from donkey cart Fair trade activists say police in Miami over-reacted and used exsessive force House begins Medicare overhaul debate Secretary of State Kevin Shelley says voting machines in California must provide receipts Nations chemical … Continued


The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – November 19, 2003

Schwarzenegger’s Finance Director urges $15 billion bond measure for March ballot – Democrats sceptical of Governor’s overall budget plan Democrats oppose Rebublican Medicare bill – Seniors in SF protest the AARP’s support of the bill U.S. occupatation forces use airpower against targets in Baghdad, a first since U.S. troops marched into the capital Bush scolds … Continued


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The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – November 18, 2003

Massachusetts high court says ban on gay marriage unconstitutional Schwarzenegger calls on state legislature to borrow up to $15 Billion U.S. demolishing homes of suspected resistance fighters in Iraq Bush arrives in Britain to massive protests. U.S. House passes energy bill – democrats denounce bill as full of huge giveaways to oil and coal industries … Continued


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The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – November 17, 2003

Arnold Schwarzenegger is sworn in as Governor, repeals vehicle license fee Italian Official in Iraq quites, critical of top U.S. Official there. 2 more U.S. Soldiers killed in Iraq, U.S. troops kill 3 Iraqis, including a child, by mistake U.S. Appeals court says jailing U.S. citizens indefinitely as "enemy combatants" could have an unprecedented impact … Continued


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The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – November 15, 2003

Iraqi governing council says U.S. occupation will end in June, but a strong U.S. military presence will remain. 2 helicopters down in Iraq, 17 U.S. soldiers die. Car bombs explode outside 2 Istanbul synagogues, at least 20 dead and 300 wounded. Palestinian militant groups say they’ll halt suicide bombings if Israel promises to halt military … Continued


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The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – November 14, 2003

Democrats in the Senate block 2 more conservative nominees. Republicans negotiators agree on massive energy bill that includes tax breaks for the energy industry. US occupation forces step up campaign against Iraqi resistance fighters. California Nurses Association accuses Hospitals in Berkeley and Oakland of trying to circumvent new state law mandating levels of nurse staffing. … Continued


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The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – November 13, 2003

U.S. intelligence identify several guerilla groups in Iraq Bush orders quicker transfer of power to Iraqis Activist say Bush admin. is pressuring British police to hide protestors Commission says state wastes billions cycling thousands of prisoners to paroll and then back to prison 30 hours was not enough: Republicans to extend talk-a-thon A week of … Continued