The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – July 6, 2004

Democratic presidential candidate John Kerry picks first term North Carolina Senator John Edwards as his vice presidential running mate..Edwards made a fortune as a trial lawyer before entering politics in .the 1990’s as a self-styled champion of the common man and woman and as a critic of corporate abuses… Fourteen are dead as a suicide … Continued


The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – July 4, 2004

Iraqi fighters blew up a strategic oil pipeline that runs from the country’s northern oil field to the south; meanwhile, the country’s U.S.-chosen interim prime minister says Iraqi militias must lay down their weapons. While talk of a military draft resurfaces, U.S. military families speak out about their experiences More Israeli missile strikes against Palestinian … Continued


The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The KPFA Evening News, Weekdays – July 2, 2004

Iraqi insurgents in Baghdad rocket two hotel compounds used by foreigners …No fatalities there but elsewhere two more American soldiers are killed…. Three US soldiers charged with involuntary manslaughter in the death of an Iraqi curfew violator who was shoved off a bridge and drowned. … Human rights lawyers file new appeals on behalf of … Continued