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October 1, 2005

Smaller Towns Bore the Brunt of Rita's Force

10/01/05 Steinhauer, NYT, Smaller Towns Bore the Brunt of Rita's Force

US troops launch offensive in western Iraq

10/01/05 AP, US troops launch offensive in western Iraq

Cheney's aide revealed as source of CIA leak

10/01/05 Borger, Guardian, Cheney's aide revealed as source of CIA leak

Buying of News by Bush's Aides Is Ruled Illegal

10/01/05 Pear, NYT, Buying of News by Bush's Aides Is Ruled Illegal

How to Prepare for One Really Quick Getaway

10/01/05 Darlin, NYT, How to Prepare for One Really Quick Getaway

Dengue Virus Is Sweeping Asia, Killing Hundreds, Officials Say

10/01/05 Arnold, NYT, Dengue Virus Is Sweeping Asia, Killing Hundreds, Officials Say

Dengue Virus Is Sweeping Asia, Killing Hundreds, Officials Say

10/01/05 Arnold, NYT, Dengue Virus Is Sweeping Asia, Killing Hundreds, Officials Say

World Health Agency Tones Down Alarm on Possible Flu Pandemic

10/01/05 AP, World Health Agency Tones Down Alarm on Possible Flu Pandemic

Mortgage Lenders Analyzed For Bias

10/01/05 Downey, Wa. Post, Mortgage Lenders Analyzed For Bias

Katrina Contributes to Drop in Spending

10/01/05 Henderson, Wa. Post, Katrina Contributes to Drop in Spending

Rumsfeld Defends Iraqi Forces

10/01/05 Graham, Wa. Post, Rumsfeld Defends Iraqi Forces

Indonesia Nearly Doubles Price of Gasoline

10/01/05 Sipress, Wa. Post, Indonesia Nearly Doubles Price of Gasoline

US defers sanctions on Saudi

10/01/05 Al Jazeera.net, US defers sanctions on Saudi

US plays down Guantanamo strike

10/01/05 BBC, US plays down Guantanamo strike

Rice: Force necessary for democracy

10/01/05 Al Jazeera, Rice: Force necessary for democracy

San Fernando blaze nears rocket factory

10/01/05 Gumbel, Independent, San Fernando blaze nears rocket factory

Deadly Bacteria Detected in US Capital During Anti-War March

10/02/05 AFP, Deadly Bacteria Detected in US Capital During Anti-War March

Another sock in the eye for Bush: Chavez: Venezuela Moves Reserves to Europe

10/01/05 GNM, Another sock in the eye for Bush: Chavez: Venezuela Moves Reserves to Europe

Investigators: 'Ready-made' victims killed

10/01/05 Tifton, AP, Investigators: 'Ready-made' victims killed

Bird flu jumps transmission barrier in humans

10/01/05 Clifford, GulfNews, Bird flu jumps transmission barrier in humans

October 2, 2005

Business Find an Upside to Katrina

10/02/05 Gay, CGB, Business Find an Upside to Katrina

Bali Bombings Kill at Least 25 in Tourist Spots

10/02/05 Bonner & Perlez, NYT, Bali Bombings Kill at Least 25 in Tourist Spots

Prisoners Evacuated After Hurricanes Allege Abuse

10/02/05 Rohde & Drew, NYT, Prisoners Evacuated After Hurricanes Allege Abuse

Stumbling Storm-Aid Effort Put Tons of Ice on Trips to Nowhere

10/02/05 Shane & Lipton, NYT, Stumbling Storm-Aid Effort Put Tons of Ice on Trips to Nowhere

To More Inmates, Life Term Means Dying Behind Bars

10/02/05 Liptak, NYT, To More Inmates, Life Term Means Dying Behind Bars

Middle-Class Family Life in Iraq Withers Amid the Chaos of War

10/02/05 Tavernese, NYT, Middle-Class Family Life in Iraq Withers Amid the Chaos of War

Former Iraqi Prime Minister Is Seeking Allies Who Can Help Him Return to Power

10/02/05 Worth, NYT, Former Iraqi Prime Minister Is Seeking Allies Who Can Help Him Return to Power

A Quest for Oil Collides With Nature in Alaska

10/02/05 Barringer, NYT, A Quest for Oil Collides With Nature in Alaska

Bali Attacks Blamed on Suicide Bombers

10/02/05 Nakashima & Sipress, Wa. Post, Bali Attacks Blamed on Suicide Bombers

Study Finds Many Children Don't Benefit From Credits

10/02/05 DeParle, NYT, Study Finds Many Children Don't Benefit From Credits

Connecticut's First Same-Sex Unions Proceed Civilly

10/02/05 Fahrenthold, Wa. Post, Connecticut's First Same-Sex Unions Proceed Civilly

Housing Promises Made to Evacuees Have Fallen Short

10/02/05 Hsu & Williamsoon, Wa. Post, Housing Promises Made to Evacuees Have Fallen Short

Where It's At -- and Where It's Not

10/02/05 Szokan, Wa. Post, Where It's At -- and Where It's Not

Egypt Gets Tough in Sinai In Wake of Resort Attacks

10/02/05 Williams, Wa. Post, Egypt Gets Tough in Sinai In Wake of Resort Attacks

A Bone-Dry September's Wilting Toll

10/02/05 Glod, Wa. Post, A Bone-Dry September's Wilting Toll

Forest Service Puts Small Projects on Hold

10/02/05 AP, Forest Service Puts Small Projects on Hold

Role of Rove, Libby in CIA Leak Case Clearer

10/02/05 VandeHei & Pincus, Wa. Post, Role of Rove, Libby in CIA Leak Case Clearer

Hurricane Bears Down On Mexico

10/02/05 AP, Hurricane Bears Down On Mexico

Pontificating Genocide

10/02/05 Moses, CounterPunch, Pontificating Genocide Bill Bennett's Book of Cracker Virtues

Bali Bombing Suspects Linked to al-Qaida

10/02/05 Firdas, AP, Bali Bombing Suspects Linked to al-Qaida

Melting Planet

10/02/05 Buncombe & Carrell, Independent, Melting Planet

Dodging bullets in Brazil with Greenpeace

10/02/05 Independent, Dodging bullets in Brazil with Greenpeace

Huge job losses as Boots and Unichem merge

10/02/05 Mathiason, Guardian, Huge job losses as Boots and Unichem merge

Marines, Insurgents Clash in Iraqi Village

10/02/05 Barakat, AP, Marines, Insurgents Clash in Iraqi Village

Five-year-olds to be given careers advice

10/02/05 Hill, Guardian, Five-year-olds to be given careers advice

Revealed: British link to Bali bombs

10/02/05 Sheridan & Childs, London Times, Revealed: British link to Bali bombs

Israel halts air raids, assassinations

10/02/05 Al Jazeera.net, Israel halts air raids, assassinations

October 3, 2005

Chaplain: 'Military Created Atmosphere for Torture

10/03/05 Lewis, NYT, Chaplain: 'Military Created Atmosphere for Torture'

CSU Forecasters Warn October Could See 'Major Hurricane'

10/03/05 RigZone, CSU Forecasters Warn October Could See 'Major Hurricane'

Louisiana Ecological Harm Called Unprecedented

10/03/05 Daley, KnoghtRidder, Louisiana Ecological Harm Called Unprecedented

Gulf Warm-Water Eddies Intensify Hurricane Changes

10/03/05 RigZone, Gulf Warm-Water Eddies Intensify Hurricane Changes

Gas Futures Above $14 as Traders Grow Fearful on Supply

10/03/05 Jakab, RigZone, Gas Futures Above $14 as Traders Grow Fearful on Supply

All for One, None for All

10/03/05 Baker, ITT, All for One, None for All

Alls or Nothings

10/03/05 Talvi, ITT, Alls or Nothings

High Oil Prices Met With Anger Worldwide

10/03/05 Blustein & Timberg, Wa. Post, High Oil Prices Met With Anger Worldwide

Immigrant Wives' Visa Status Keeps Them Out of Workplace

10/03/05 Kalita, Wa. Post, Immigrant Wives' Visa Status Keeps Them Out of Workplace

When Political Trouble Looms, Call in the Marines

10/03/05 McFeatters, CHB, When Political Trouble Looms, Call in the Marines

Iraq War Delayed Katrina Relief Effort, Inquiry Finds

10/03/ 05 Sengupta, Independent, Iraq War Delayed Katrina Relief Effort, Inquiry Finds

Monitors Find Significant Fraud in Afghan Elections

10/03/05 Gall, NY Times, Monitors Find Significant Fraud in Afghan Elections

Convicted US Soldier Says 'Worse Things' Have Happened at Abu Ghraib

10/03/05 AFP, Convicted US Soldier Says 'Worse Things' Have Happened at Abu Ghraib

Back to the future

10/03/05 Meek, Guardian, Back to the (nuclear) future

How to Organize a Book Group With a Social Conscience

10/03/05 Blaustein, MoJo, How to Organize a Book Group With a Social Conscience

The Republican War on Science

10/03/05 Mooney, MoJo, The Republican War on Science

Women at Risk

10/03/05 Friedman, MoJo, Women at Risk

25 Questions About the Murder of New Orleans

10/03/05 Davis & Fontenat, Nation, 25 Questions About the Murder of New Orleans

DeLay's Influence Transcends His Title

10/03/05 Bimbaum & VandeHei, Wa. Post, DeLay's Influence Transcends His Title

Biodiesel School Bus Power

10/03/05 AP, Biodiesel School Bus Power

Provocative Playwright Chronicled Black America

10/03/05 Bernstein, Wa. Post, Provocative Playwright Chronicled Black America

9th Ward: History, Yes, but a Future?

10/03/05 Connolly, Wa. Post, 9th Ward: History, Yes, but a Future?

'UnGoogleables' Hide From Search

10/03/05 Harrison, Wired, 'UnGoogleables' Hide From Search

Merge With the Machine -- In 2020

10/03/05 Baard, Wired, Merge With the Machine -- In 2020

Experts: Big Hurricanes in Future

10/03/05 Wired, Experts: Big Hurricanes in Future

Landslides bury Central Americans

10/03/05 BBC, Landslides bury Central Americans

Post-Katrina easing of labor laws stirs debate

10/03/05 Campbell, CSM, Post-Katrina easing of labor laws stirs debate

Three Bangladesh courts hit by bombs

10/03/05 Al Jazeera.net, Three Bangladesh courts hit by bombs

Rumsfeld says he will look into detention, shootings of journalists

10/03/05 Regan, CSM, Rumsfeld says he will look into detention, shootings of journalists

The Cancer Agents of the FBI

10/03/05 St. Claire, CounterPunch, The Cancer Agents of the FBI - The Great Green Scare

Ethnic Cleansing as Economic Policy

10/03/05 Sandransky, CounterPunch, Ethnic Cleansing as Economic Policy - Hiring Crisis for Black Teens

Harriet Miers was the fixer for Bush's National Guard Records Purge

10/03/05 GNM, Harriet Miers was the fixer for Bush's National Guard Records Purge

Source to Stephanopoulos: President Bush Directly Involved In Leak Scandal

10/03/05 GNM, Source to Stephanopoulos: President Bush Directly Involved In Leak Scandal

Military Occupies U.S.

10/03/05 Tucker, AFP, Military Occupies U.S.

Grand Jury Re-Indicts DeLay on New Charge

10/03/05 Castro, AP, Grand Jury Re-Indicts DeLay on New Charge

Torture of Iraqis was for ‘stress relief’, say US soldiers

10/03/05 Mackay, Sunday Herald, Torture of Iraqis was for ‘stress relief’, say US soldiers

Buying of News by Bush's Aides Is Ruled Illegal

10/03/05 Pear, NYT, Buying of News by Bush's Aides Is Ruled Illegal

October 4, 2005

White House Renews Call for Conservation

10/04/05 Blum, NYT, White House Renews Call for Conservation

Truck and SUV Sales Plunge as Gas Prices Rise

10/04/05 Freeman, NYT, Truck and SUV Sales Plunge as Gas Prices Rise

Slowing Is Seen in Housing Prices in Hot Markets

10/04/05 Leonhardt & Rich, NYT, Slowing Is Seen in Housing Prices in Hot Markets

Uncovered at Home and Abroad

10/04/05 Moreley, NYT, Uncovered at Home and Abroad

Weak Responses Led To 9/11, Cheney Asserts

10/04/05 Coates, NYT, Weak Responses Led To 9/11, Cheney Asserts

Six Democratic War Vets Seek House Seats

10/04/05 Hefling, NYT, Six Democratic War Vets Seek House Seats

US offensive in Euphrates region

10/04/05 BBC, US offensive in Euphrates region

Search for Katrina bodies is over

10/04/05 BBC, Search for Katrina bodies is over

BP sees $700 mln in storm repairs, losses

10/04/05 Bergin, Reuters, BP sees $700 mln in storm repairs, losses

Martial Law and the Avian Flu Pandemic

10/04/05 Chossudovsky, CRG, Martial Law and the Avian Flu Pandemic

Transcript of Presiden't Bush's press conference on 10/04/05

10/04/05 Bush, Transcript of Presiden't Bush's press conference on 10/04/05

Death traps destroying Atlantic sharks

10/04/05 Vidal & Murray, Guardian, Death traps destroying Atlantic sharks

Once More, President Turns to Inner Circle

10/04/05 Baker, Wa. Post, Once More, President Turns to Inner Circle

Election Move Seems to Ensure Iraqis' Charter

10/04/05 Worth, NYT, Election Move Seems to Ensure Iraqis' Charter

Women in China Embrace Divorce as Stigma Eases

10/04/05 Yardley, Women in China Embrace Divorce as Stigma Eases

Population Loss Altering Louisiana Political Landscape

10/04/05 Alford, NYT, Population Loss Altering Louisiana Political Landscape

Study Suggests Most in U.S. Will Be Fat

10/04/05 AP, Study Suggests Most in U.S. Will Be Fat

A New Measure of Well-Being From a Happy Little Kingdom

10/04/05 Revkin, NYT, A New Measure of Well-Being From a Happy Little Kingdom

U.S. Presses Russia to Halt Trade In Nuclear Technology With Iran

10/04/05 Lynch, Wa. Post, U.S. Presses Russia to Halt Trade In Nuclear Technology With Iran

Cities swap expertise on climate

10/04/05 BBC, Cities swap expertise on climate

Modern potato had roots in Peru

10/04/05 BBC, Modern potato had roots in Peru

Calls for Prince Charles to halt pipeline

10/04/05 Milmo, Independent, Calls for Prince Charles to halt pipeline

Hurricanes destroyed 109 oil platforms: US government

10/04/05 AP, Hurricanes destroyed 109 oil platforms: US government

October 5, 2005

New Orleans lays off 3,000 workers

10/05/05 Guardian, New Orleans lays off 3,000 workers

Iraqi Lawmakers Reverse Election Change for Charter

10/05/05 AP, Iraqi Lawmakers Reverse Election Change for Charter

Iraq cedes to UN on referendum

10/05/05 Guardian, Iraq cedes to UN on referendum

US Poverty: Chronic Ill, Little Hope for Cure

10/05/05 Debusmann, Reuters, US Poverty: Chronic Ill, Little Hope for Cure

Fear of Flu Outbreak Rattles Washington

10/05/05 Harriss, NYT, Fear of Flu Outbreak Rattles Washington

Weeks Later, Most Storm Victims Lie Unnamed

10/05/05 Dewan, NYT, Weeks Later, Most Storm Victims Lie Unnamed

U.S. Envoy Goes to Nicaragua to Back Embattled Leader

10/05/05 Brinkley, NYT, U.S. Envoy Goes to Nicaragua to Back Embattled Leader

Bush Keeps Open Mind on Choice to Run Fed

10/05/05 Andrews, NYT, Bush Keeps Open Mind on Choice to Run Fed

Bush Keeps Open Mind on Choice to Run Fed

10/05/05 Andrews, NYT, Bush Keeps Open Mind on Choice to Run Fed

To Prevent Mad Cow Disease, F.D.A. Proposes New Restrictions on Food for Animals

10/05/05 McNeil, NYT, To Prevent Mad Cow Disease, F.D.A. Proposes New Restrictions on Food for Animals

A New Worry for Insurers

10/05/05 Starkman, Wa. Post, A New Worry for Insurers

Evacuee Hotel Program Extended

10/05/05 Williamson & Salmon, Wa. Post, Evacuee Hotel Program Extended

Pop Goes the Real Estate Bubble

10/06/05 Von Hoffman, Nation, Pop Goes the Real Estate Bubble

Sunnis furious over referendum rule change

10/05/05 Regan, CSM, Sunnis furious over referendum rule change

Bankruptcy Filings Soar In Advance of New Law

10/05/05 Mayer, Wa. Post, Bankruptcy Filings Soar In Advance of New Law

IMF warning on Zimbabwe economy

10/05/05 BBC, IMF warning on Zimbabwe economy

Hurricane strikes Mexican coast

10/05/05 BBC, Hurricane strikes Mexican coast

China, Japan tug-of-war over Indochina

10/05/05 Masaki, Asia TImes, China, Japan tug-of-war over Indochina

A Doozie of a Recession

10/05/05 Pizzo, Alternet, A Doozie of a Recession

Possible White House espionage probed

10/05/05 CNN.com, Possible White House espionage probed

Insurance companies sued over Katrina surge coverage

10/05/05 CNN.com, Insurance companies sued over Katrina surge coverage

Congress Seeks to Slash Food Aid for Poor, Conservation

10/05/05 Quaid, AP, Congress Seeks to Slash Food Aid for Poor, Conservation

Senate Votes to Impose Restrictions on Treatment of Detainees

10/05/05 Sidoti, AP, Senate Votes to Impose Restrictions on Treatment of Detainees

Panel Orders End to U.S. Tariffs on Canadian Wheat Imports

10/05/05 Wetzel, AP, Panel Orders End to U.S. Tariffs on Canadian Wheat Imports

FBI Probing Whether Ex-Marine Took Classified Information From White House

10/05/05 Sherman, AP, FBI Probing Whether Ex-Marine Took Classified Information From White House

Spain to Begin Expelling African Migrants in Spanish Enclaves to Morocco

10/05/05 Woolls, AP, Spain to Begin Expelling African Migrants in Spanish Enclaves to Morocco

Senate Votes to Block Payment for Base Use to Uzbek Government

10/05/05 Sidoti, AP, Senate Votes to Block Payment for Base Use to Uzbek Government

October 6, 2005

UK prisoners should get vote, European court rules

10/06/05 Guardian, UK prisoners should get vote, European court rules

Security fears as flu virus that killed 50 million is recreated

10/06/05 Sample, Guardian, Security fears as flu virus that killed 50 million is recreated

Shares fall over fears of US interest rate hike

10/06/05 Tran, Guardian, Shares fall over fears of US interest rate hike

Fear of Flu Outbreak Rattles Washington

10/06/05 Harris, NYT, Fear of Flu Outbreak Rattles Washington

U.S. Threatens to Shun Nicaraguan Business if President Is Ousted

10/06/05 Brinkley, NYT, U.S. Threatens to Shun Nicaraguan Business if President Is Ousted

As Illegal Workers Hit Suburbs, Politicians Scramble to Respond

10/06/05 Vitello, NYT, As Illegal Workers Hit Suburbs, Politicians Scramble to Respond

On Wall and Main, Worries About Oil

10/06/05 Mouawad & Maynard, NYT, On Wall and Main, Worries About Oil

Justices Explore U.S. Authority Over States on Assisted Suicide

10/06/05 Greenhouse, NYT, Justices Explore U.S. Authority Over States on Assisted Suicide

Pentagon Analyst Admits Sharing Secret Data

10/06/05 Lichtblau, NYT, Pentagon Analyst Admits Sharing Secret Data

Nigeria oil rebel treason charge

10/06/05 BBC, Nigeria oil rebel treason charge

CIA Rejects Discipline For 9/11 Failures

10/06/05 Linzer & Pincus, Wa. Post, CIA Rejects Discipline For 9/11 Failures

Conservatives Confront Bush Aides

10/06/05 Baker & Balz, Wa. Post, Conservatives Confront Bush Aides

U.S. Banks Hope Money Transfers Attract Hispanics

10/06/05 Williams, Wa. Post, U.S. Banks Hope Money Transfers Attract Hispanics

Ex-White House Aide Indicted in Abramoff Case

10/06/05 Edsall, Wa. Post, Ex-White House Aide Indicted in Abramoff Case

Tag, You're It: Best Bookmarker

10/06/05 Andrews, Wired, Tag, You're It: Best Bookmarker ... Tips From Top Taggers

US dwindling options in Iraq

10/06/05 Leyne, BBC, US dwindling options in Iraq

Animals 'hit by global warming'

10/06/05 Hirsch, BBC, Animals 'hit by global warming'

Global stock markets head lower

10/06/05 BBC, Global stock markets head lower

Does Britain's new antiterror act go too far?

10/06/05 Regan, CSM, Does Britain's new antiterror act go too far?

God Told Me to Invade Iraq, Bush Tells Palestinian Ministers

10/06/05 BBC, God Told Me to Invade Iraq, Bush Tells Palestinian Ministers

It's time to take seriously a US-led global recession

10/06/05 Nai-Keung, China Daily, It's time to take seriously a US-led global recession

From frozen Alaska to the lab: a virus 39,000 times more virulent than flu

10/06/05 Sample, Guardian, From frozen Alaska to the lab: a virus 39,000 times more virulent than flu

Revving Up the China Threat

10/06/05 Klare, Nation, Revving Up the China Threat

October 7, 2005

Bill Bennett's Racism

10/07/05 Erickson, CHB, Bill Bennett's Racism

21 Administration Officials Involved In Plame Leak

10/07/05 GNM, 21 Administration Officials Involved In Plame Leak

Katrina's Poor Face a Long, Tough Road Back

10/07/05 Banks, CHB, Katrina's Poor Face a Long, Tough Road Back

How born-again George became a man on a mission

10/07/05 Borger, Guardian, How born-again George became a man on a mission

White House denies Bush God claims

10/07/05 Sturke, Guardian, White House denies Bush God claims

10 Plots Foiled Since Sept. 11, Bush Declares

10/07/05 Sanger, NYT, 10 Plots Foiled Since Sept. 11, Bush Declares

U.S. Economy Lost 35,000 Jobs in September

10/07/05 AP, U.S. Economy Lost 35,000 Jobs in September

No Qaeda Link Seen in Bali Suicide Bombings

10/07/05 Bonner, NYT, No Qaeda Link Seen in Bali Suicide Bombings

Let the Price Wars Begin

10/07/05 Barbaro, NYT, Let the Price Wars Begin

In Shift, FEMA Will Seek Bids for Gulf Work

10/07/05 Hernandez & Lipton, In Shift, FEMA Will Seek Bids for Gulf Work

Talk of Bird Flu Pandemic Revives Interest in Passed-Over Drugs

10/07/05 Pollack, NYT, Talk of Bird Flu Pandemic Revives Interest in Passed-Over Drugs

Refinery Construction Bill Is Drawing Broad Criticism

10/07/05 Barringer, NYT, Refinery Construction Bill Is Drawing Broad Criticism

Patriot Act Appeal Fails at Supreme Court

10/07/05 AP, Patriot Act Appeal Fails at Supreme Court

Brazil fights oil prices with alcohol

10/07/05 Downie, CSM, Brazil fights oil prices with alcohol

Civil war, not terrorists, greatest danger in Iraq

10/07/05 Regan, CSM, Civil war, not terrorists, greatest danger in Iraq

Hope is Fading - Haiti's Children's Prison

10/07/05 Scherr, CounterPunch, Hope is Fading - Haiti's Children's Prison

Energy bill squeaks through House

10/07/05 UPI, Science Daily, Energy bill squeaks through House

Cities Will Press On in the Senate to Defeat Bad Energy Bill

10/07/05 Stewart, American Times, Cities Will Press On in the Senate to Defeat Bad Energy Bill

Death toll from Central American mudslides soars

10/07/05 Gumbel, Independent, Death toll from Central American mudslides soars

October 8, 2005

Bush Call to Expand Military Powers at Home Seen as Unnecessary, Political

10/08/05 Kyriakiou, OneWorld, Bush Call to Expand Military Powers at Home Seen as Unnecessary, Political

Earthquake hits south Asia

10/08/05 Guardian, Earthquake hits south Asia

Bush Plan Shows U.S. Is Not Ready for Deadly Flu

10/08/05 Harris, NYT, Bush Plan Shows U.S. Is Not Ready for Deadly Flu

NYC 'bomb threat' details leaked

10/08/05 BBC, NYC 'bomb threat' details leaked

Pentagon seeks power to gather secret intelligence in US report

10/08/05 AFP, Pentagon seeks power to gather secret intelligence in US report

Avian Flu: Bush Cronyism and Crimes as Usual

10/08/05 Nimmo, PrisonPlanet, Avian Flu: Bush Cronyism and Crimes as Usual

New York and Washington Try to Explain Two Views of Threat

10/08/05 Jehl & Lipton, NYT, New York and Washington Try to Explain Two Views of Threat

In Raucous House Vote, G.O.P. Oil Refinery Bill Squeaks By

10/08/05 Hulse, NYT, In Raucous House Vote, G.O.P. Oil Refinery Bill Squeaks By

Bush's Nominee for No. 2 Justice Post Withdraws

10/08/05 Lichtblau, NYT, Bush's Nominee for No. 2 Justice Post Withdraws

Engineers Offer a New Explanation of How Levees Broke

10/08/05 Drew & Schwartz, NYT, Engineers Offer a New Explanation of How Levees Broke

Floodwall Overtopping May Not Be to Blame

10/08/05 Whoriskey & Warrick, Wa. Post, Floodwall Overtopping May Not Be to Blame

Psychiatric Drugs' Use Drops for Children

10/08/05 Vedantam, Wa. Post, Psychiatric Drugs' Use Drops for Children

Request for Domestic Covert Role Is Defended

10/08/05 Pincus, Wa. Post, Request for Domestic Covert Role Is Defended

Hundreds missing after Stan storm

10/08/05 BBC, Hundreds missing after Stan storm

Romania reports new bird flu cases

10/08/05 Al Jazeera.net, Romania reports new bird flu cases

Hundreds Dead in Pakistan-India Earthquake

10/08/05 Torchia, AP, Hundreds Dead in Pakistan-India Earthquake

Rove Denied to Bush He Engaged in Leak

10/08/05 Yost, AP, Rove Denied to Bush He Engaged in Leak

House Bill Calls for New Refineries

10/08/05 Simon, LA Times, House Bill Calls for New Refineries

October 9, 2005

Scattered in a Storm's Wake and Caught in a Clash of Cultures

10/09/05 Wilkerson, NYT, Scattered in a Storm's Wake and Caught in a Clash of Cultures

The Crisis of the Bush Code

10/09/05 Kirkpatrick, NYT, The Crisis of the Bush Code

Scientists Finding Out What Losing Sleep Does to a Body

10/09/05 Stein, Wa. Post, Scientists Finding Out What Losing Sleep Does to a Body

Fears mount for mudslide victims

10/09/05 BBC, Fears mount for mudslide victims

ICRC concern at Guantanamo strike

10/09/05 Brookes, BBC, ICRC concern at Guantanamo strike

The paradox that divides black America

10/09/05 Harris, Observer, The paradox that divides black America

Asian Quake Death Toll at Least 20,000

10/09/05 Jan, AP, Asian Quake Death Toll at Least 20,000

White House Indictments Coming

10/09/05 Kristol, Newsmax, White House Indictments Coming

October 10, 2005

Reality for Blogsville?

10/10/05 Shropshire, CHB, Reality for Blogsville?

Hunt for quake survivors continues

10/10/05 Sturcke, Guardian, Hunt for quake survivors continues

US ready to end farm subsidies

10/10/05 Tran, Guardian, US ready to end farm subsidies

Coldest winter for decade could spark energy crisis

10/10/05 Jemeson & Rose, Times, Coldest winter for decade could spark energy crisis

Scientists create GM mosquitoes to fight malaria and save thousands of lives

10/10/05 Adam, Guardian, Scientists create GM mosquitoes to fight malaria and save thousands of lives

African migrants 'left to die' in desert

10/10/05 Al Jazeera.net, African migrants 'left to die' in desert

Pakistan Appeals for Help as Rescuers Dig by Hand

10/10/05 Sengupta, NYT, Pakistan Appeals for Help as Rescuers Dig by Hand

Showing Speed and Loyalty, Bush Mobilizes Aid to Pakistan

10/10/05 Sanger, NYT, Showing Speed and Loyalty, Bush Mobilizes Aid to Pakistan

As Polar Ice Turns to Water, Dreams of Treasure Abound

10/10/05 Krauss et al, NYT, As Polar Ice Turns to Water, Dreams of Treasure Abound

I.B.M. to Put Genetic Data of Workers Off Limits

10/10/05 Lohr, NYT, I.B.M. to Put Genetic Data of Workers Off Limits

Guatemalan Village Overwhelmed by Task of Digging Out Hundreds of Dead From Mud

10/10/05 Thompson, NYT, Guatemalan Village Overwhelmed by Task of Digging Out Hundreds of Dead From Mud

In New Book, Ex-Director of the F.B.I. Fights Back

10/10/05 Rosenbaum, NYT, In New Book, Ex-Director of the F.B.I. Fights Back

New Cases of Avian Flu Are Reported in Europe

10/10/05 Rosenthal, NYT, New Cases of Avian Flu Are Reported in Europe

Scientists Renew a Warning About a Himalayan Danger Zone

10/10/05 Chang, NYT, Scientists Renew a Warning About a Himalayan Danger Zone

For GOP, Election Anxiety Mounts

10/10/05 Babington & Cilizza, Wa. Post, For GOP, Election Anxiety Mounts

Lack of Contracts Hampered FEMA

10/10/05 Merle & Witte, Wa. Post, Lack of Contracts Hampered FEMA

Bids in for Biggest Federal Telecom Deal

10/10/05 Mohammed & Garin, Wa. Post, Bids in for Biggest Federal Telecom Deal

'Whole generation' lost in quake

10/10/05 BBC, 'Whole generation' lost in quake

EU bans Turkish live bird imports

10/10/05 BBC, EU bans Turkish live bird imports

China village democracy skin deep

10/10/05 Luard, BBC, China village democracy skin deep

Guatemalan Towns Abandoned As Mass Graves

10/10/05 Stevenson, AP, Guatemalan Towns Abandoned As Mass Graves

US offers to make 'steep' tariff cuts

10/10/05 Al Jazeera.net, US offers to make 'steep' tariff cuts

Looting Breaks Out in Wake of Deadly Quake

10/10/05 Jan, AP, Looting Breaks Out in Wake of Deadly Quake

Oil-rich countries tap into new political power

10/10/05 Slavin, USA Today, Oil-rich countries tap into new political power

Evacuee benefits differ by state

10/10/05 Wolf, USA Today, Evacuee benefits differ by state

Congress Rejects Food Aid for Local Development

10/10/05 IRC, Congress Rejects Food Aid for Local Development

Drugs No Answer to Bird Flu: Experts

10/10/05 Fox, Reuters, Drugs No Answer to Bird Flu: Experts

Botswana Government Forces Bushmen From Their Homes

10/10/05 Timberg, Wa. Post, Botswana Government Forces Bushmen From Their Homes

New Orleans officers 'not guilty'

10/10/05 BBC, New Orleans officers 'not guilty' ... 10/09/05 Foster, AP, New Orleans Police Beating Caught on Tape

UN launches Guatemala aid appeal

10/10/05 BBC, UN launches Guatemala aid appeal

October 11, 2005

Pentagon wants new spying powers in US

10/11/05 Regan, CSM, Pentagon wants new spying powers in US

Developing Nations Blast U.N. for Appeasing U.S.

10/11/05 Deen, IPS, Developing Nations Blast U.N. for Appeasing U.S.

Peruvian Farmers Move to End Terminator Seeds

10/11/05 Suri, IPS, Peruvian Farmers Move to End Terminator Seeds

Aid arrives as death toll nears 40,000

10/11/05 Ramesh, Guardian, Aid arrives as death toll nears 40,000

Kashmiris Pay Heaviest Price in Earthquake

10/11/05 Sengupta, NYT, Kashmiris Pay Heaviest Price in Earthquake

The question - Are we having more natural disasters?

10/11/05 Vidal, Guardian, The question - Are we having more natural disasters?

Repeat Claims Strain Federal Flood Insurance

10/11/05 Gaul, Wa. Post, Repeat Claims Strain Federal Flood Insurance

Liberal Hopes Ebb in Post-Storm Poverty Debate

10/11/05 DeParle, NYT, Liberal Hopes Ebb in Post-Storm Poverty Debate

Cast From Their Ancestral Home, Creoles Worry About Culture's Future

10/11/05 Saulny, NYT, Cast From Their Ancestral Home, Creoles Worry About Culture's Future

Read Tea Leaves: China Will Be Top Exporter

10/11/05 Bradsher, NYT, Read Tea Leaves: China Will Be Top Exporter

U.S. Taking Steps to Meet Demand for Flu Vaccine

10/11/05 Harris & Mydans, NYT, U.S. Taking Steps to Meet Demand for Flu Vaccine

Foal by Foal, the Wildest of Horses Is Coming Back

10/11/05 Wilford, NYT, Foal by Foal, the Wildest of Horses Is Coming Back

Mudslides Devastate Mayans in Guatemala

10/11/05 Williams, Wa. Post, Mudslides Devastate Mayans in Guatemala

Militia Violence Escalating In Darfur, U.N. Envoy Says

10/11/05 Lynch, Wa. Post, Militia Violence Escalating In Darfur, U.N. Envoy Says

Bones show man wiped out lynx

10/11/05 Kelbie, Independent, Bones show man wiped out lynx

Court bid to give dolphins more protection is rejected

10/11/05 Kirby, Independent, Court bid to give dolphins more protection is rejected

Charities join forces for tsunami-style appeal

10/11/05 Frith, Independent, Charities join forces for tsunami-style appeal

West's response condemned as slow and inadequate

10/11/05 Davies & McGirk, Independent, West's response condemned as slow and inadequate

October 12, 2005

Chavez moves against US preachers

10/12/05 BBC, Chavez moves against US preachers

Search Continues for the Missing After New Hampshire Floods; More Rain Forecast

10/12/05 Webster, AP, Search Continues for the Missing After New Hampshire Floods; More Rain Forecast

Presidents of Georgia, Azerbaijan and Turkey Open Georgian Section of Caspian Oil Pipeline

10/12/05 Dzhindzhikhashvili, AP, Presidents of Georgia, Azerbaijan and Turkey Open Georgian Section of Caspian Oil Pipeline

Army to fight Amazonian drought

10/12/05 BBC, Army to fight Amazonian drought

IEA report 'Resources to reserves' deeply flawed

10/12/05 Oilcast, IEA report 'Resources to reserves' deeply flawed

Tax Panel Recommends Changing Tax Breaks for Homebuyers, Health Insurance

10/12/05 Dalrympl, AP, Tax Panel Recommends Changing Tax Breaks for Homebuyers, Health Insurance

Amtrak Breakup Advances

10/12/05 Wald, NYT, Amtrak Breakup Advances

Women's health fuelling poverty

10/12/05 BBC, Women's health fuelling poverty

Taliban play hide-and-seek with US troops

10/12/05 Baldauf, CSM, Taliban play hide-and-seek with US troops

Opposition parties demand action on climate change

10/12/05 McCarthy, Independent, Opposition parties demand action on climate change

Floods as a month's rain falls in one day

10/12/05 Doyle, Independent, Floods as a month's rain falls in one day

Greenpeace at war

10/12/05 Castel, Independent, Greenpeace at war

Drilling for Oil Starts to Pay as Price Soars

10/12/05 Orange, RigZone, Drilling for Oil Starts to Pay as Price Soars

America has 2,000 young offenders serving life terms in jail

10/12/05 Gumbel, Independent, America has 2,000 young offenders serving life terms in jail

Why this is no time for compassion fatigue

10/12/05 Independent, Why this is no time for compassion fatigue

Labor Gears Up for Pivotal Battle

10/12/05 Freeman & White, Wa. Post, Labor Gears Up for Pivotal Battle

Rising oil imports send trade deficit to record high of £5.3bn

10/12/05 Thornton, Independent, Rising oil imports send trade deficit to record high of £5.3bn

Supreme Court Takes Up 2 Cases Challenging Powers of U.S. Regulators to Protect Wetlands

10/12/05 Greenhouse, NYT, Supreme Court Takes Up 2 Cases Challenging Powers of U.S. Regulators to Protect Wetlands

Analyses of Floodwater Find Lower Levels of Toxic Chemicals Than Feared

10/12/05 Chang, NYT, Analyses of Floodwater Find Lower Levels of Toxic Chemicals Than Feared

African Food for Africa's Starving Is Roadblocked in Congress

10/12/05 Dugger, NYT, African Food for Africa's Starving Is Roadblocked in Congress

FEMA Restricts Evacuee Data, Citing Privacy

10/12/05 Pomfret, Wa. Post, FEMA Restricts Evacuee Data, Citing Privacy

N.Y. Threat May Have Been a Hoax

10/12/05 Eggen & Hsu, Wa. Post, N.Y. Threat May Have Been a Hoax

For President Under Duress, Body Language Speaks Volumes

10/12/05 Milbank, Wa. Post, For President Under Duress, Body Language Speaks Volumes

Hunger For Natural Gas

10/12/05 Cox, Alternet, Hunger For Natural Gas

Jordan booms as Iraqis flee hardships

10/12/05 Al Jazeera.net, Jordan booms as Iraqis flee hardships

September Mornings in Maryland & Iraq

10/12/05 Hallinan, FPIF, September Mornings in Maryland & Iraq

Republican Congressman Slams Bush On Militarized Police State Preparation

10/12/05 GNM, Republican Congressman Slams Bush On Militarized Police State Preparation

October 13, 2005

Dozens die as Russian city raided

10/13/05 BBC, Dozens die as Russian city raided

Turkey bird flu 'deadly strain'

10/13/05 BBC, Turkey bird flu 'deadly strain'

The whaling debate: Arctic lament

10/13/05 Buncombe, Independent, The whaling debate: Arctic lament

Syria struggles with new realities

10/13/05 Butt, BBC, Syria struggles with new realities

Inflation surge: Here to stay?

10/13/05 Scherer, CSM, Inflation surge: Here to stay?

Blair appoints Treasury mandarin as climate tsar

10/13/05 McSmith, Independent, Blair appoints Treasury mandarin as climate tsar

Avian Flu Is Detected in Romania

10/13/05 Reuters, Avian Flu Is Detected in Romania

$11 Million a Day Spent on Hotels for Storm Relief

10/13/05 Lipton, NYT, $11 Million a Day Spent on Hotels for Storm Relief

Data on Marriage and Births Reflect the Political Divide

10/13/05 Lewin, NYT, Data on Marriage and Births Reflect the Political Divide

Troubled Maker of Flu Shots Wins Approval of First Batch

10/13/05 Harris, NYT, Troubled Maker of Flu Shots Wins Approval of First Batch

Top Advisory Panel Warns of an Erosion of the U.S. Competitive Edge in Science

10/13/05 Broad, NYT, Top Advisory Panel Warns of an Erosion of the U.S. Competitive Edge in Science

Vice President's role in outing of CIA agent under examination, sources close to prosecutor say

10/13/05 Leopold, Raw Story, Vice President's role in outing of CIA agent under examination, sources close to prosecutor say

World Temperatures Keep Rising With a Hot 2005

10/13/05 Eilperin, Wa. Post, World Temperatures Keep Rising With a Hot 2005

Return To New Orleans Is Urged

10/13/05 Whoriskey, & Hsu, Wa. Post, Return To New Orleans Is Urged

Job Losses From Hurricanes Move Higher

10/13/05 Crutsinger, Wa. Post, Job Losses From Hurricanes Move Higher

Pentagon Plans to Beef Up Domestic Rapid-Response Forces

10/13/05 Tyson, Wa. Post, Pentagon Plans to Beef Up Domestic Rapid-Response Forces

Gas and Oil Heating Costs to Soar This Winter

10/13/05 Blum, Wa. Post, Gas and Oil Heating Costs to Soar This Winter

22,000 Katrina Evacuees Still Homeless

10/13/05 McGill, AP, 22,000 Katrina Evacuees Still Homeless

Britain unveils new antiterrorism legislation

10/13/05 Regan, CSM, Britain unveils new antiterrorism legislation

Suvivor's Guide to the Energy Crisis

10/13/05 Rifkin, Boston Globe, Suvivor's Guide to the Energy Crisis

The peak oil problem We may be running out sooner than we think

10/13/05 Rutland Herald, The peak oil problem We may be running out sooner than we think

DNI AND D/CIA ANNOUNCE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE NATIONAL CLANDESTINE SERVICE

10/13/05 CIA, Global Security, DNI AND D/CIA ANNOUNCE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE NATIONAL CLANDESTINE SERVICE

October 14, 2005

EU holds bird flu crisis meeting

10/14/05 BBC, EU holds bird flu crisis meeting

US setting up new spying agency

10/14/05 BBC, US setting up new spying agency

High-dose cannabis stimulates growth of brain cells in rats

10/14/05 Laurence, Independent, High-dose cannabis stimulates growth of brain cells in rats

Vaccines are useless against this virus

10/14/05 Laurence, Independent, Vaccines are useless against this virus

Bankruptcy Law Is Criticized for Creditors' Role in Counseling

10/14/05 Dash & Bayot, NYT, Bankruptcy Law Is Criticized for Creditors' Role in Counseling

Privatisation leaves travellers no one to blame

10/14/05 Clement, Independent, Privatisation leaves travellers no one to blame

Armenians to share $17m payout for Ottoman massacre

10/14/05 Castle, Independent, Armenians to share $17m payout for Ottoman massacre

Jitters at the White House Over the Leak Inquiry

10/14/05 Stevenson, NYT, Jitters at the White House Over the Leak Inquiry

Japan Enacts Laws to Privatize Postal System

10/14/05 Reuters, Japan Enacts Laws to Privatize Postal System

Consumer Prices Up; Retail Sales Rise

10/14/05 AP, Consumer Prices Up; Retail Sales Rise

A New Push to Mix Oil and Water

10/14/05 Mouawad, NYT, A New Push to Mix Oil and Water

Asia Avian Flu Confirmed as Killer of Birds in Turkey

10/14/05 Rosenthal, NYT, Asia Avian Flu Confirmed as Killer of Birds in Turkey

In Iraqi Swing City, Hope vs. Defiance

10/14/05 Fainaru & Shadid, Wa. Post, In Iraqi Swing City, Hope vs. Defiance

Indian Company to Make Generic Version of Flu Drug Tamiflu

10/14/05 McNeil, NYT, Indian Company to Make Generic Version of Flu Drug Tamiflu

For Injured U.S. Troops, 'Financial Friendly Fire'

10/14/05 St. George, Wa. Post, For Injured U.S. Troops, 'Financial Friendly Fire'

Painkillers Understocked in Minority Areas, Study Says

10/14/05 Kaufman, Wa. Post, Painkillers Understocked in Minority Areas, Study Says

EPA Issues Draft Rules On Plants' Emissions

10/14/05 Eilperin, Wa. Post, EPA Issues Draft Rules On Plants' Emissions

CIA Spies Get a New Home Base

10/14/05 Pincus, Wa. Post, CIA Spies Get a New Home Base

GREEN PAPER on Energy Efficiency

10/14/05 Europa Energy COmmission, GREEN PAPER on Energy Efficiency

Power failure hits Baghdad, Basra

10/14/05 Al Jazeera.net, Power failure hits Baghdad, Basra

Bush Political Hacks Buried & Doctored Key Outsourcing Report Before the 2004 Election

10/04/05 Sirota, WorkingForChange, Bush Political Hacks Buried & Doctored Key Outsourcing Report Before the 2004 Election

Negroponte creates new spying service

10/14/05 Regan, CSM, Negroponte creates new spying service

Peru gives its poor more money, but there's a catch

10/14/05 Chauven, CSM, Peru gives its poor more money, but there's a catch

Greater Role for Military? Call Out the Posse (Comitatus)

10/14/05 Johanek, Toledo Blade, Greater Role for Military? Call Out the Posse (Comitatus)

Prime Time Propaganda

10/14/05 GNM, Prime Time Propaganda

October 15, 2005

U.S. encourages "religious fundamentalism" to counter nationalist & socialist movements

10/15/05 Hassan, CRG, U.S. encourages "religious fundamentalism" to counter nationalist & socialist movements

Text of Iraq's Draft Constitution

10/15/05 NYT, Text of Iraq's Draft Constitution

U.N. Expert Claims Coalition Cuts off Food to Iraqis Before Attacks; U.S. Denies Accusation

10/15/05 Klapper, AP, U.N. Expert Claims Coalition Cuts off Food to Iraqis Before Attacks; U.S. Denies Accusation

Bush Told Blair of 'Going Beyond Iraq'

10/15/05 Norton-Taylor, Guardian, Bush Told Blair of 'Going Beyond Iraq'

Iraqis begin charter vote amid violence

10/15/05 Al Jazeera.net, Iraqis begin charter vote amid violence

China urges G20 on currency stability

10/15/05 Al Jazeera.net, China urges G20 on currency stability

U.S. government's expenses questioned

10/15/05 Reuters, U.S. government's expenses questioned

US troops 'starve Iraqi citizens'

10/15/05 BBC, US troops 'starve Iraqi citizens'

IMF sees 4.3% global growth in 2006, rising risks

10/15/05 Reuters, IMF sees 4.3% global growth in 2006, rising risks

October 16, 2005

G20 talks focus on oil price, output

10/16/05 Al Jazeera.net, G20 talks focus on oil price, output

Americans disguised in Arab Dress captured in the act of setting off a car bomb

10/16/05 GNM, Americans disguised in Arab Dress captured in the act of setting off a car bomb

Waiting for the lights to go out

10/16/05 Appleyard, Times, Waiting for the lights to go out

Iraqi Charter Seems Assured of Passage

10/16/05 Yacoub, AP, Iraqi Charter Seems Assured of Passage

Anti-White Supremacist Protesters Riot

10/16/05 Seewar, AP, Anti-White Supremacist Protesters Riot

Miller Recounts Testimony Over CIA Leak

10/16/05 Yost, AP, Miller Recounts Testimony Over CIA Leak

Some US Christians say Katrina was God's handiwork

10/16/05 Simao, AP, Some US Christians say Katrina was God's handiwork

As Gazprom Grows, So Does Russia's Sway

10/16/05 Murphy, Times, As Gazprom Grows, So Does Russia's Sway

Human flu pandemic 'inevitable' in Britain

10/16/05 AFP, Human flu pandemic 'inevitable' in Britain

Europe scrambles to contain bird flu outbreak

10/16/05 AFP, Europe scrambles to contain bird flu outbreak

G20 pledges increased free trade

10/16/05 BBC, G20 pledges increased free trade

Rupert Cornwell: Bush has dug himself into a hole, and he just can't leave that shovel alone

10/16/05 Cornwell, Independent, Rupert Cornwell: Bush has dug himself into a hole, and he just can't leave that shovel alone

Contractor Fraud May Have Put Soldiers at Risk

10/16/05 CHB, Contractor Fraud May Have Put Soldiers at Risk

Britons fly abroad for stem-cell makeovers

10/16/05 Bloomfield, Independent, Britons fly abroad for stem-cell makeovers

Man will 'wipe out' rare creatures of the deep

10/16/05 Carrell, Independent, Man will 'wipe out' rare creatures of the deep

The future of the Earth: Is this the end of the world?

10/16/05 Independent, The future of the Earth: Is this the end of the world?

Bird flu: Why weren't we warned? How did it get here? How scared should you be?

10/16/05 Lean & Carrell, Independent, Bird flu: Why weren't we warned? How did it get here? How scared should you be?

U.S. Offers Plan for Open Markets in China

10/16/05 Andrews, NYT, U.S. Offers Plan for Open Markets in China

At Public Universities, Warnings of Privatization

10/16/05 Dillon, NYT, At Public Universities, Warnings of Privatization

Waiting for the Petrodollars to Trickle Down

10/16/05 Porter, NYT, Waiting for the Petrodollars to Trickle Down

Aid Program for Recipients of Medicare Comes to End

10/16/05 Pear, NYT, Aid Program for Recipients of Medicare Comes to End

Reporter Says Libby Told Her About CIA Operative

10/16/05 Kurtz, Wa. Post, Reporter Says Libby Told Her About CIA Operative

How a Lobbyist Stacked the Deck

10/16/05 Schmitt & Grimaldi, Wa. Post, How a Lobbyist Stacked the Deck

With a Plastic Safety Net, Debt Is Inevitable

10/16/05 Singletary, Wa. Post, With a Plastic Safety Net, Debt Is Inevitable

Video Game World Gives Peace a Chance

10/16/05 Musgrove, Wa. Post, Video Game World Gives Peace a Chance Food Force Game

Suppliers Working to Meet Expected High Demand for Flu Vaccine

10/16/05 Brown & Levine, Wa. Post, Suppliers Working to Meet Expected High Demand for Flu Vaccine

October 17, 2005

U.S.: 70 Insurgents Killed in Airstrikes

10/17/05 Wagner, AP, U.S.: 70 Insurgents Killed in Airstrikes

Tropical Storm Wilma Forms in Caribbean

10/17/05 Spitzer, AP, Tropical Storm Wilma Forms in Caribbean

Pakistan's quake relief flights resume as rain clears; death toll above 54,000

10/17/05 Khan, AP, Pakistan's quake relief flights resume as rain clears; death toll above 54,000

Toledo Mayor: Neo-Nazis Had Right to March

10/17/05 Seewar, AP, Toledo Mayor: Neo-Nazis Had Right to March

Oil Prices Jump More Than $1 a Barrel

10/17/05 Jahn, AP, Oil Prices Jump More Than $1 a Barrel

North Korea closing another door, this time on food

10/17/05 Kirk, CSM, North Korea closing another door, this time on food

The tougher terms now facing the bankrupt

10/17/05 Trumbull, CSM, The tougher terms now facing the bankrupt

Russian oligarchs flock to Britain with billions to spend and a taste for luxury

10/17/05 Frith, Independent, Russian oligarchs flock to Britain with billions to spend and a taste for luxury

Brazil president: Hunger is top WMD

10/17/05 Al Jazeera.net, Brazil president: Hunger is top WMD

Everything you do has an impact on the planet

10/17/05 Smith, Independent, Everything you do has an impact on the planet

Revealed: Blair's nuclear bombshell

10/17/05 McSmith, Independent, Revealed: Blair's nuclear bombshell

Lured by the Work, but Struggling to Be Paid

10/17/05 Pogrvin, NYT, Lured by the Work, but Struggling to Be Paid

Critics of Montana Hunt Say Bison Aren't Fair Game

10/17/05 Robbins, NYT, Critics of Montana Hunt Say Bison Aren't Fair Game

A Family's Trek From Little to Nothing

10/17/05 Williams, Wa. Post, A Family's Trek From Little to Nothing

Risk Estimate Led to Few Flood Policies

10/17/05 Whoriskey, Wa. Post, Risk Estimate Led to Few Flood Policies

GAS Bill Wouldn't Lower Prices, Just Raise Profits, Say Green Groups

10/17/05 Kyriakou, OneWorld, GAS Bill Wouldn't Lower Prices, Just Raise Profits, Say Green Groups

Administration's Tone Signals a Longer, Broader Iraq Conflict

10/17/05 Sanger, NYT, Administration's Tone Signals a Longer, Broader Iraq Conflict

Bush Is in No Hurry on Katrina Recovery

10/17/05 Gosselin, LA Times, Bush Is in No Hurry on Katrina Recovery

Head Start Can Make Hiring Decisions Based on Religion, Says U.S. House

10/17/05 Kyriakou, OneWorld, Head Start Can Make Hiring Decisions Based on Religion, Says U.S. House

Venezuela joins Mercosur trade bloc

10/17/05 Al Jazeera.net, Venezuela joins Mercosur trade bloc

Homeland Sec. Surveil All Files

10/17/05 GNM, Homeland Sec. Surveil All Files

October 18, 2005

Messages Depict Disarray in Federal Katrina Response

10/18/05 Hsu, Wa. Post, Messages Depict Disarray in Federal Katrina Response

Greece becomes first EU country to confirm bird flu

10/18/05 Mikel & Honigsbaum, Guardian, Greece becomes first EU country to confirm bird flu

Bird flu is global threat, say EU ministers

10/18/05 Sturke, Guardian, Bird flu is global threat, say EU ministers

China plans first space walk in 2007

10/18/05 Watts, Guardian, China plans first space walk in 2007

Are we going to war with Iran?

10/18/05 Plesch, Guardian, Are we going to war with Iran?

Monitors in Iraq Review Votes Where 'Yes' Ballots Hit 90%

10/18/05 Filkins & Worth, NYT, Monitors in Iraq Review Votes Where 'Yes' Ballots Hit 90%

Chaos Grows in Darfur Conflict as Militias Turn on Government

10/18/05 Lacey, NYT, |

G.M. Retirees Confront Co-Pays and Deductibles

10/18/05 Peters & Freudenheim, NYT, G.M. Retirees Confront Co-Pays and Deductibles

States Protest Contributions to Drug Plan

10/18/05 Pear, NYT, States Protest Contributions to Drug Plan

Quake help 'yet to reach 500,000'

10/18/05 BBC, Quake help 'yet to reach 500,000'

Bird Flu: How Big A Threat?

10/18/05 Mott, Wa. Post, Bird Flu: How Big A Threat?

Iraqi poll irregularities under scrutiny

10/18/05 Al Jazeera.net, Iraqi poll irregularities under scrutiny

High court contains federal RICO powers

10/18/05 Richey, CSM, High court contains federal RICO powers

As shelters close, trailer towns open for storm evacuees

10/18/05 Axtman, CSM, As shelters close, trailer towns open for storm evacuees

The latest investor in green energy - the CIA

10/18/05 Dillin, CSM, The latest investor in green energy - the CIA

Pollution may affect fertility and induce miscarriage

10/18/05 Frith, Independent, Pollution may affect fertility and induce miscarriage

The spreading virus

10/18/05 Independent, The spreading virus

Are British troops at breaking point in Iraq?

10/18/05 Herbert, Independent, Are British troops at breaking point in Iraq?

Debate brews: Has oil production peaked?

10/18/05 Lynch, USA Today, Debate brews: Has oil production peaked?

Poverty Campaigners Take On War Spending

10/18/05 Spurzem, IPS, Poverty Campaigners Take On War Spending

U.S. Labor Is in Retreat as Global Forces Squeeze Pay and Benefits

10/18/05 Streitfeld, LA Times, U.S. Labor Is in Retreat as Global Forces Squeeze Pay and Benefits

The Fragility that Threatens the World's Industrial Systems

10/18/05 Lynn, New America Foundation, The Fragility that Threatens the World's Industrial Systems

October 19, 2005

The Conservative Manifesto

10/19/05 Thompson, CHB, The Conservative Manifesto

Tax Reform May Bite Bush in the Ass

10/19/05 Diebel, CHB, Tax Reform May Bite Bush in the Ass

Likely course of UK bird flu pandemic revealed

10/19/05 Guardian, Likely course of UK bird flu pandemic revealed

Earthquake orphans under guard to stop child trafficking

10/19/05 Walsh, Guardian, Earthquake orphans under guard to stop child trafficking

Ocean warming threatens Antarctic wildlife

10/19/05 Adam, Guardian, Ocean warming threatens Antarctic wildlife

Wilma Strengthens to Category 5 Hurricane

10/19/05 Barbash, Wa. Post, Wilma Strengthens to Category 5 Hurricane

No Final Report Seen in Inquiry on C.I.A. Leak

10/19/05 Johnston & Stevenson, NYT, No Final Report Seen in Inquiry on C.I.A. Leak

Sleeping Pill Use by Youths Soars, Study Says

10/19/05 Harris, NYT, Sleeping Pill Use by Youths Soars, Study Says

Hussein Pleads Not Guilty to Charges

10/19/05 Spinner et al, Wa. Post, Hussein Pleads Not Guilty to Charges

The Economics of Return

10/19/05 Harden, Wa. Post, The Economics of Return

A Big Cut in Katrina's Hotel Bill

10/19/05 Spencer & Hsu, Wa. Post, A Big Cut in Katrina's Hotel Bill

A Year Later, Goss's CIA Is Still in Turmoil

10/19/05 Linzer, Wa. Post, A Year Later, Goss's CIA Is Still in Turmoil

A Brain Pentagon Wants to Pick

10/19/05 Tyson, Wa. Post, A Brain Pentagon Wants to Pick

Sleuths Crack Tracking Code Discovered in Color Printers

10/19/05 Musgrove, Wa. Post, Sleuths Crack Tracking Code Discovered in Color Printers

Some Proposed Changes Dropped in Parks' New Rules

10/19/05 Eilperin, Wa. Post, Some Proposed Changes Dropped in Parks' New Rules

Senate Plan to Cut Food Stamps Dies

10/19/05 AP, Senate Plan to Cut Food Stamps Dies

Psychosis Drug Risks Are Noted

10/19/05 Vedantam, Wa. Post, Psychosis Drug Risks Are Noted

The war on Colombia's cocaine industry

10/19/05 Kenyon, BBC, The war on Colombia's cocaine industry

Fresh bird flu outbreak in China

10/19/05 BBC, Fresh bird flu outbreak in China

IVF defects higher than expected

10/19/05 BBC, IVF defects higher than expected

What makes us who we are?

10/19/05 Saplosky, Independent, What makes us who we are?

France, US said to ready Syria motions

10/19/05 Al Jazeera.net, France, US said to ready Syria motions

New figures put quake toll at more than 79,000

10/19/05 AP, New figures put quake toll at more than 79,000

Wilma Now Most Intense Atlantic Storm Ever

10/19/05 Cuevas, AP, Wilma Now Most Intense Atlantic Storm Ever

Congress Set To Pass Law Eliminating Liability For Vaccine Injuries

10/19/05 FTW, Congress Set To Pass Law Eliminating Liability For Vaccine Injuries

Congress Set To Pass Law Eliminating Liability For Vaccine Injuries

10/19/05 FTW, Congress Set To Pass Law Eliminating Liability For Vaccine Injuries

Throwing Grenades in the Global Economic Cockpit

10/19/05 Cole, MoJo, Throwing Grenades in the Global Economic Cockpit

Oil guru says crude could hit $190 this winter

10/19/05 MSNBC, Oil guru says crude could hit $190 this winter

Film Rolls as Troops Burn Dead

10/19/05 Allard, Sydney Morning Herald, Film Rolls as Troops Burn Dead

Stiffed by U.S., UN Asks Groups to Report on U.S. Rights Violations

10/19/05 Kyriakou, OneWorld, Stiffed by U.S., UN Asks Groups to Report on U.S. Rights Violations

US Firms Accused of Exploiting Workers in Post-Hurricane Recovery Effort

10/19/05 AFP, US Firms Accused of Exploiting Workers in Post-Hurricane Recovery Effort

What's the Difference Between a Liberal and a Progressive?

10/19/05 Sirota, Huffington Post, What's the Difference Between a Liberal and a Progressive?

October 20, 2005

Pyrrhic Victory in Iraq

10/20/05 Editorial, Nation, Pyrrhic Victory in Iraq

Common sense can help fight bird flu

10/20/05 Al Jazeera.net, Common sense can help fight bird flu

Bush renews Palestinian state vow

10/20/05 BBC, Bush renews Palestinian state vow

Does democracy lead to the end of terrorism?

10/20/05 Regan, CSM, Does democracy lead to the end of terrorism?

Drilling for Inspiration - Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez says oil is running out. Could that be true?

10/20/05 Aronen, MSNBC, Drilling for Inspiration - Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez says oil is running out. Could that be true?

Oil Sector Proves a Hard Nut to Crack - Sudan

10/20/05 King, IPS, Oil Sector Proves a Hard Nut to Crack - Sudan

Quake 'is UN's worst nightmare'

10/20/05 BBC, Quake 'is UN's worst nightmare'

US probe into 'Taleban burnings'

10/20/05 BBC, US probe into 'Taleban burnings'

Wi-fi cities spark hotspot debate

10/20/05 Davis, BBC, Wi-fi cities spark hotspot debate

Bird flu fear grips Europe, Asia

10/20/05 BBC, Bird flu fear grips Europe, Asia

Wilma: US and Cuba prepare for worst-ever storm

10/20/05 Cornwell, Independent, Wilma: US and Cuba prepare for worst-ever storm

Government to offer pandemic flu vaccine to everyone

10/20/05 Connor, Independent, Government to offer pandemic flu vaccine to everyone

U.S. Gives Florida a Sweeping Right to Curb Medicaid

10/20/05 Pear, NYT, U.S. Gives Florida a Sweeping Right to Curb Medicaid

Old Ways of Life Are Fading as the Arctic Thaws

10/20/05 Myers et al, NYT, Old Ways of Life Are Fading as the Arctic Thaws

Saddam: 'I do not respond to this so-called court'

10/20/05 Cockburn, Independent, Saddam: 'I do not respond to this so-called court'

Education Law Gets First Test in U.S. Schools

10/20/05 Dillon, NYT, Education Law Gets First Test in U.S. Schools

Navy Is Sued on Use of Sonar in Exercises

10/20/05 AP, Navy Is Sued on Use of Sonar in Exercises

Bird Flu Going to East Africa, United Nations Officials Fear

10/20/05 Rosenthall, Bird Flu Going to East Africa, United Nations Officials Fear

Report Calls Communist Party Rule Essential to Democracy in China

10/20/05 Yardley, NYT, Report Calls Communist Party Rule Essential to Democracy in China

Bush's Faith Plan Faces Judgment

10/20/05 Cooperman, Wa. Post, Bush's Faith Plan Faces Judgment

Texas Court Issues Arrest Warrant for DeLay

10/20/05 Branigan, Wa. Post, Texas Court Issues Arrest Warrant for DeLay

Indonesia Neglected Bird Flu Until Too Late, Experts Say

10/20/05 Sipress, Wa. Post, Indonesia Neglected Bird Flu Until Too Late, Experts Say

Chertoff Vows to 'Re-Engineer' Preparedness

10/20/05 Hsu, Wa. Post, Chertoff Vows to 'Re-Engineer' Preparedness

‘Cheney cabal hijacked US foreign policy’

10/20/05 Alden, FT, ‘Cheney cabal hijacked US foreign policy’

Rove Told Jury Libby May Have Been His Source In Leak Case

10/20/05 VandeHei & Leonnig, Wa. Post, Rove Told Jury Libby May Have Been His Source In Leak Case

‘Cheney cabal hijacked US foreign policy’

10/20/05 ALden, FT, ‘Cheney cabal hijacked US foreign policy’ ... video

October 21, 2005

The End of TV As We Know It

10/21/05 Strohmeyer, Wired, The End of TV As We Know It

Fuel Use Spreads Vegoil too Thin for Margarine Firms

10/21/05 Planet Ark, Fuel Use Spreads Vegoil too Thin for Margarine Firms

A Constitutional Disaster

10/21/05 Pitts, Nation, A Constitutional Disaster

Armored Humvees Never Made It To Iraq

10/21/05 Copp, CHB, Armored Humvees Never Made It To Iraq

Winter Is the Enemy for Quake's Homeless Millions

10/21/05 Sengupta & Rohde, NYT, Winter Is the Enemy for Quake's Homeless Millions

Top Syrian Seen as Prime Suspect in Assassination

10/21/05 Kifner & Hoge, Top Syrian Seen as Prime Suspect in Assassination

Arctic Map Vanishes, and Oil Area Expands

10/21/05 Barringer, NYT, Arctic Map Vanishes, and Oil Area Expands

Ford Reports a Loss and Expects 'Significant Plant Closings'

10/21/05 Hokim, NYT, Ford Reports a Loss and Expects 'Significant Plant Closings'

Taliban Step Up Afghan Bombings and Suicide Attacks

10/21/05 Gall & Schmitt, NYT, Taliban Step Up Afghan Bombings and Suicide Attacks

Worker Tells of Response by FEMA

10/21/05 Lipton, NYT, Worker Tells of Response by FEMA

Congress Passes New Legal Shield for Gun Industry

10/21/05 Stolberg, NYT, Congress Passes New Legal Shield for Gun Industry

Aide Says FEMA Ignored Warnings

10/21/05 Hsu, Wa. Post, Aide Says FEMA Ignored Warnings

African countries act on bird flu

10/21/05 BBC, African countries act on bird flu

Wal-Mart Nudges Foreign Suppliers

10/21/05 Kabel, AP, Wal-Mart Nudges Foreign Suppliers

WTO tells US and EU to back down

10/21/05 BBC, WTO tells US and EU to back down

Latest champions for Northwest's salmon

10/21/05 Knickerbocker, CSM, Latest champions for Northwest's salmon

Revealed: the true devastation of the rainforest

10/21/05 Connor, Independent, Revealed: the true devastation of the rainforest

Is this proof of global warming?

10/21/05 Buncombe, Independent, Is this proof of global warming?

Serious Lapses Taint Probes of Detainee Deaths

10/21/05 Lobe, IPS, Serious Lapses Taint Probes of Detainee Deaths

Indonesians Challenge US Envoy in Lively Exchange

10/21/05 Soetjipto, Reuters, Indonesians Challenge US Envoy in Lively Exchange

Media at a Huge Crossroads, 25 Years After Reagan's Triumph

10/21/05 Solomon, CommonDreams, Media at a Huge Crossroads, 25 Years After Reagan's Triumph

Scientists Build Tiny Vehicles for Molecular Passengers

10/21/05 Feder, NYT, Scientists Build Tiny Vehicles for Molecular Passengers

Amazon 'stealth' logging revealed

10/21/05 Watts, BBC, Amazon 'stealth' logging revealed

The Destruction of the National Guard

10/21/05 Smith, CounterPunch, The Destruction of the National Guard

Imperial Candor

10/21/05 Mon, Whikey B&G, Imperial Candor

October 22, 2005

Blix Says US Misled Itself, The World on Iraq

10/22/05 Contreras, Boston Globe, Blix Says US Misled Itself, The World on Iraq

Alarm Grows Over Scale of Disaster

10/22/05 Walsh, Guardian, Alarm Grows Over Scale of Disaster

Rumsfeld: China Has Much to Lose if It Becomes a Threat

10/22/05 Pessin, Global Security, Rumsfeld: China Has Much to Lose if It Becomes a Threat

We Now Live in a Fascist State

10/22/05 GNM, We Now Live in a Fascist State

Jumping From the Sinking Ship of Empire: Vermonters Move to Secede From USA

10/22/05 Peak Oil Anarchy, Jumping From the Sinking Ship of Empire: Vermonters Move to Secede From USA

Rogue Syrians must be held to account, says US

10/22/05 Borger & Whitaker, Guardian, Rogue Syrians must be held to account, says US

Parrot that died in UK quarantine diagnosed with avian flu

10/22/05 Meikel & Booth, Guardian, Parrot that died in UK quarantine diagnosed with avian flu

Falling from the tree

10/22/05 McGrath, Guardian, Falling from the tree

Bush Pushes U.N. to Move Swiftly on Syria Report

10/22/05 Hoge, NYT, Bush Pushes U.N. to Move Swiftly on Syria Report

Oilman Indicted Over Kickbacks to Saddam Hussein's Regime

10/22/05 Preston & Romero, NYT, Oilman Indicted Over Kickbacks to Saddam Hussein's Regime

Pakistanis Unite to Aid Victims of Quake

10/22/05 Rohde, NYT, Pakistanis Unite to Aid Victims of Quake

Karzai Condemns Burning of Afghan Bodies by U.S. Troops

10/22/05 Munadai, NYT, Karzai Condemns Burning of Afghan Bodies by U.S. Troops

After Two Storms, Cities Confront Economic Peril

10/22/05 Rivlin, NYT, After Two Storms, Cities Confront Economic Peril

Kansas Law on Gay Sex by Teenagers Is Overturned

10/22/05 Liptak, NYT, Kansas Law on Gay Sex by Teenagers Is Overturned

Run on Drug for Avian Flu Has Physicians Worried

10/22/05 Brown, Wa. Post, Run on Drug for Avian Flu Has Physicians Worried

Belarus Resumes Farming in Chernobyl Radiation Zone

10/22/05 Myers, NYT, Belarus Resumes Farming in Chernobyl Radiation Zone

Mexico reels under force of Wilma

10/22/05 BBC, Mexico reels under force of Wilma

Sunni area rejects Iraq charter

10/22/05 BBC, Sunni area rejects Iraq charter

Wilma bamboozles hurricane experts

10/22/05 Leithead, BBC, Wilma bamboozles hurricane experts

Taiwan to ignore flu drug patent

10/22/05 BBC, Taiwan to ignore flu drug patent

Australia to set up bird flu quarantine

10/22/05 Al Jazeera.net, Australia to set up bird flu quarantine

Lights could be going out all over Britain when fuel shortage hits businesses

10/22/05 Thornton, Independent, Lights could be going out all over Britain when fuel shortage hits businesses

Big Pay Off. Richard Pombo: Tom DeLay in Cowboy Boots

10/22/05 Donnelly, CounterPunch, Extinction's Big Pay Off. Richard Pombo: Tom DeLay in Cowboy Boots

Livingstone warns of coldest season since 1963

10/22/05 McCarthy & Butleigh, Independent, Livingstone warns of coldest season since 1963

Assad family names censored from report into Hariri killing

10/22/05 Usborne, Independent, Assad family names censored from report into Hariri killing

October 23, 2005

Coast of Mexico Takes Thrashing as Storm Stalls

10/23/05 McFadden, NYT, Coast of Mexico Takes Thrashing as Storm Stalls

Colleges Protest Call to Upgrade Online Systems

10/23/05 Dillon & Labaton, Colleges Protest Call to Upgrade Online Systems

C.I.A. to Avoid Charges in Most Prisoner Deaths

10/23/05 Jehl & Golden, NYT, C.I.A. to Avoid Charges in Most Prisoner Deaths

Leak Case Renews Questions on War's Rationale

10/23/05 Stevenson & Jehl, Leak Case Renews Questions on War's Rationale

In sickness and wealth: drugs firms on trial

10/23/05 Townsend, Independent, In sickness and wealth: drugs firms on trial

If You Don't Eat or Drive, Inflation's No Problem

10/23/05 Gross, NYT, If You Don't Eat or Drive, Inflation's No Problem

Contractor Accused Of Overbilling U.S.

10/23/05 O'Harrow & Higham, Wa. Post, Contractor Accused Of Overbilling U.S.

List of Foiled Plots Puzzling to Some

10/23/05 Goo, Wa. Post, List of Foiled Plots Puzzling to Some

Grim Map Details Toll In 9th Ward and Beyond

10/23/05 Connolly & Roig-Franzia, Wa. Post, Grim Map Details Toll In 9th Ward and Beyond

U.S. Confirms Killing Of Contractors in Iraq

10/23/05 Anderson & Fainaru, Wa. Post, U.S. Confirms Killing Of Contractors in Iraq

Rumsfeld: Hasten body-burning probe

10/23/05 Al Jazeera.net, Rumsfeld: Hasten body-burning probe

Armed police to guard bird flu drugs

10/23/05 Lean, Independent, Armed police to guard bird flu drugs

Asylum children being held in 'awful' conditions

10/23/05 Goodchild, Independent, Asylum children being held in 'awful' conditions

North Sea super-grid planned

10/23/05 Webb, Independent, North Sea super-grid planned

Rioting erupts on Birmingham streets

10/23/05 Observer, Rioting erupts on Birmingham streets

China will shut down borders if struck by bird flu

10/23/05 Revill, Guardian, China will shut down borders if struck by bird flu

How to make home a powerhouse

10/23/05 McKie, Guardian, How to make home a powerhouse

October 24, 2005

Bush Told White House 'Hip-Deep' in Plame Scandal and Cover Up

10/24/05 Thompson, CHB, Bush Told White House 'Hip-Deep' in Plame Scandal and Cover Up

It's the Cover-Up, Not the Crime

10/24/05 Entous, CHB, It's the Cover-Up, Not the Crime

Republicans Testing Ways to Blunt Leak Charges

10/24/05 Stevenson & Johnston, NYT, Republicans Testing Ways to Blunt Leak Charges

EU may ban imports of wild birds as lethal flu strain found in Britain

10/24/05 Miekel, Guardian, EU may ban imports of wild birds as lethal flu strain found in Britain

Behind Gold's Glitter: Torn Lands and Pointed Questions

10/24/05 Perlez & Johnson, NYT, Behind Gold's Glitter: Torn Lands and Pointed Questions

Engineers Point to Flaws in Flood Walls' Design as Probable Cause of Collapse

10/24/05 Drew & Schwartz, NYT, Engineers Point to Flaws in Flood Walls' Design as Probable Cause of Collapse

Mystery at Refco: How Could Such a Huge Debt Stay Hidden?

10/24/05 Atlas & Glater, NYT, Mystery at Refco: How Could Such a Huge Debt Stay Hidden?

Wal-Mart to Expand Health Plan for Workers

10/24/05 Barbaro, NYT, Wal-Mart to Expand Health Plan for Workers

U.S. Widens Campaign on North Korea

10/24/05 Sanger, NYT, U.S. Widens Campaign on North Korea

Number of Women in Prisons Is on Rise

10/24/05 AP, Number of Women in Prisons Is on Rise

Poor Nations Are Littered With Old PC's, Report Says

10/24/05 Flynn, NYT, Poor Nations Are Littered With Old PC's, Report Says

Enemy Body Counts Revived

10/24/05 Grahm, Wa. Post, Enemy Body Counts Revived

FBI Papers Indicate Intelligence Violations

10/24/05 Eggen, Wa. Post, FBI Papers Indicate Intelligence Violations

Letters Show Frist Notified Of Stocks in 'Blind' Trusts

10/24/05 Bimbaum, Wa. Post, Letters Show Frist Notified Of Stocks in 'Blind' Trusts

Bull's-Eyes on a Generic Nation

10/24/05 Kamen, Wa. Post, Bull's-Eyes on a Generic Nation

Pressure builds on Syrian regime

10/24/05 Blanford, CSM, Pressure builds on Syrian regime

Budget debate now a fight for soul of GOP

10/24/05 Chaddock, CSM, Budget debate now a fight for soul of GOP

How to pare down home energy bills

10/24/05 Hoopes, CSM, How to pare down home energy bills

Poll: Americans more accepting

10/24/05 Lampman, CSM, Poll: Americans more accepting

Climate change 'could ruin drive to eradicate poverty'

10/24/05 Connonr, Independent, Climate change 'could ruin drive to eradicate poverty'

Iraq media death toll tops 100 since invasion

10/24/05 Boumelha, Guardian, Iraq media death toll tops 100 since invasion

Stirling Solar-Thermal Generators

10/24/05 Sprol, Stirling Solar-Thermal Generators

Iraq Oil Output Hurt By High Associated Water - Report

10/24/05 Nasdaq, Iraq Oil Output Hurt By High Associated Water - Report

OPEC And The Economic Conquest of Iraq

10/24/05 Palast, OPEC And The Economic Conquest of Iraq - Why Iraq Still sells its oil à la cartel

Vote of Confidence. What holds too many women back?

10/24/05 Newsweek, Vote of Confidence. What holds too many women back?

October 25, 2005

Frustrated Scowcroft Assails Neo-Cons, Cheney

10/25/05 Lobe, IPS, Frustrated Scowcroft Assails Neo-Cons, Cheney

U.S. Military Death Toll in Iraq Reaches 2,000

10/25/05 CNN, U.S. Military Death Toll in Iraq Reaches 2,000

Conservatism and the Wrong Wing

10/25/05 Erbe, CHB, Conservatism and the Wrong Wing

Once Again, Military Gets the Call

10/25/05 Hamilton, CHB, Once Again, Military Gets the Call

Civil rights champion Rosa Parks dies

10/25/05 Guardian, Civil rights champion Rosa Parks dies

Are Boeing's Big Jets Safe?

10/25/05 Kaplan, MoJo, Are Boeing's Big Jets Safe?

Gentrifying Disaster

10/25/05 Davis, MoJo, Gentrifying Disaster

White House Seeks Exception in Abuse Ban

10/25/05 Schmitt, NYT, White House Seeks Exception in Abuse Ban

Tangled Strands in Fight Over Peru Gold Mine

10/25/05 Perlez & Bergman, NYT, Tangled Strands in Fight Over Peru Gold Mine

Cheney Told Aide of C.I.A. Officer, Lawyers Report

10/25/05 Jhnston Et al, NYT, Cheney Told Aide of C.I.A. Officer, Lawyers Report

Hurricane Rips Across Florida, Killing at Least 7

10/25/05 Goodnough, NYT, Hurricane Rips Across Florida, Killing at Least 7

Developing Lands Hit Hardest by 'Brain Drain'

10/25/05 Dugger, NYT, Developing Lands Hit Hardest by 'Brain Drain'

For 4th Time, Judge Seeks to Shield Indian Data

10/25/05 Files, NYT, For 4th Time, Judge Seeks to Shield Indian Data

Bush Refuses to Release Nominee's Papers

10/25/05 Bumiller & Kirkpatrick, Bush Refuses to Release Nominee's Papers

Tighter Oversight of F.B.I. Is Urged After Investigation Lapses

10/25/05 Lichtblau, NYT, Tighter Oversight of F.B.I. Is Urged After Investigation Lapses

Bus Ride Shook a Nation's Conscience

10/25/05 Sullivan, Wa. Post, Bus Ride Shook a Nation's Conscience

Cheney Plan Exempts CIA From Bill Barring Abuse of Detainees

10/25/05 Smith & White, Wa. Post, Cheney Plan Exempts CIA From Bill Barring Abuse of Detainees

Conservatives Escalate Opposition to Miers

10/25/05 Fletcher & Babington, Wa Post, Conservatives Escalate Opposition to Miers

Havana 'waist-deep' in storm waters

10/25/05 Gibbs, BBC, Havana 'waist-deep' in storm waters

Desperate Squatters A 'Huge Problem'

10/25/05 Sebti, Wa. Post, Desperate Squatters A 'Huge Problem'

Rocket Attacks Near Afghan Capital Kills 7

10/25/05 Shah, AP, Rocket Attacks Near Afghan Capital Kills 7

A Shot of Fear

10/25/05 Woloshin et al, Wa. Post, A Shot of Fear

Galloway challenges US senators

10/25/05 BBC, Galloway challenges US senators

Fresh bird flu fears rattle Asia

10/25/05 BBC, Fresh bird flu fears rattle Asia

Africa Aids orphans 'may top 18m'

10/25/05 BBC, Africa Aids orphans 'may top 18m'

EU mulls wild bird import freeze

10/25/05 BBC, EU mulls wild bird import freeze

Jittery firms stockpile anti-flu drug as panic buying exhausts NHS supplies

10/25/05 Laurence, Independent, Jittery firms stockpile anti-flu drug as panic buying exhausts NHS supplies

Attack goes to the heart of Baghdad

10/25/05 Sengupta & Cockburn, Independent, Attack goes to the heart of Baghdad

They think it's still summer

10/25/05 Independent, They think it's still summer

An exotic trade

10/25/05 Independent, An exotic trade

Is free-market Britain fair enough for all?

10/25/05 Roce-Oxley, CSM, Is free-market Britain fair enough for all?

Exception Sought in Detainee Abuse Ban

10/25/05 Schmitt, NYT, Exception Sought in Detainee Abuse Ban

October 26, 2005

US Told to Give Data on Guantanamo Hunger Strikers

10/26/05 Durham, Reuters, US Told to Give Data on Guantanamo Hunger Strikers

2000th U.S. Death in Iraq Sparks 'Bring Them Home' Protests

10/26/05 Kyriakou, OneWorld, 2000th U.S. Death in Iraq Sparks 'Bring Them Home' Protests

Katrina Survivors Refuse to Be Forgotten

10/26/05 Stapp, IPS, Katrina Survivors Refuse to Be Forgotten

Culture of Collusion

10/26/05 Nation, Culture of Collusion

Scott Ritter and Seymour Hersh: Iraq Confidential

10/26/05 Ritter & Hersh, Nation, Scott Ritter and Seymour Hersh: Iraq Confidential

Doubts raised on Saudi vow for more oil

10/26/05 Gerth, NYT, Doubts raised on Saudi vow for more oil

Problems with our oil from Iraq

10/26/05 OilDrum, Problems with our oil from Iraq

Who Owns the Rights on Tamiflu: Rumsfeld To Profit From Bird Flu Hoax

10/26/05 Mercola, CRG, Who Owns the Rights on Tamiflu: Rumsfeld To Profit From Bird Flu Hoax

October 27, 2005

Doubts Raised on Saudi Vow for More Oil

10/27/05 Gerth, NYT, Doubts Raised on Saudi Vow for More Oil

Church rift deepens over gay bishop's visit

10/27/05 Bates, Guardian, Church rift deepens over gay bishop's visit

Shell profits boosted by oil price surge

10/27/05 Tran, Guardian, Shell profits boosted by oil price surge

U.N. to Detail Kickbacks Paid for Iraq's Oil

10/27/05 Hoge, NYT, U.N. to Detail Kickbacks Paid for Iraq's Oil

Judge rules on Guantanamo strike

10/27/05 BBC, Judge rules on Guantanamo strike

Inquiry Into G.M. Accounts by S.E.C.

10/27/05 Walsh & Hakim, NYT, Inquiry Into G.M. Accounts by S.E.C.

In Hurricane Tax Package, a Boon for Wealthy Donors

10/27/05 Strom, NYT, In Hurricane Tax Package, a Boon for Wealthy Donors

Bush Says 'Push the Envelope' on Cutbacks

10/27/05 Hulse, NYT, Bush Says 'Push the Envelope' on Cutbacks

Spy Agencies Told to 'Bolster the Growth of Democracy'

10/27/05 Jehl, NYT, Spy Agencies Told to 'Bolster the Growth of Democracy'

Hoarding Prompts Halt in Flu Drug Shipping

10/27/05 Pollack, NYT, Hoarding Prompts Halt in Flu Drug Shipping

Many Firms Paid Iraq Oil-for-Food Bribes, Report Alleges

10/27/05 Lynch, Wa. Post, Many Firms Paid Iraq Oil-for-Food Bribes, Report Alleges

U.S. Death Toll Reaches 2,000

10/27/05 Wa. Post, U.S. Death Toll Reaches 2,000 - interactive map

Prevailing Wages to Be Paid Again On Gulf Coast

10/27/05 Witte, Wa. Post, Prevailing Wages to Be Paid Again On Gulf Coast

House Passes Bill on Fannie And Freddie Oversight

10/27/05 Shin, Wa. Post, House Passes Bill on Fannie And Freddie Oversight

Negroponte Unveils Intelligence Strategy

10/27/05 Pincus, Wa. Post, Negroponte Unveils Intelligence Strategy

Environmentalists Make Last Stand On Alaskan Drilling

10/27/05 Blum, Wa. Post, Environmentalists Make Last Stand On Alaskan Drilling

Families Still Split Since Katrina

10/27/05 Nieves, Wa. Post, Families Still Split Since Katrina

Bid for More Home Heating Aid Fails in Senate

10/27/05 AP, Bid for More Home Heating Aid Fails in Senate

North Korea Sends a 'Message to the World'

10/27/05 Cho & Faiola, Wa. Post, North Korea Sends a 'Message to the World'

AOL Hires Cheney Daughter

10/27/05 Noguchi, Wa. Post, AOL Hires Cheney Daughter

How Bird Flu Has Spread

10/27/05 BBC, How Bird Flu Has Spread

As oil profits soar, scrutiny rises

10/27/05 Scherer, CSM, As oil profits soar, scrutiny rises

A rapid warm-up for the Northwest

10/27/05 Knickerbocker, CSM, A rapid warm-up for the Northwest

Scientists reveal genetic map that will unlock the secrets of human diversity

10/27/05 Connor, Independent, Scientists reveal genetic map that will unlock the secrets of human diversity

Israel Wants Iran Expelled From U.N.

10/27/05 AP, Israel Wants Iran Expelled From U.N.

Tropical Storm Beta sets new Atlantic record

10/27/05 AP, Tropical Storm Beta sets new Atlantic record

Subpoenas issued in hospital deaths probe

10/27/05 AP, Subpoenas issued in hospital deaths probe

Seniors Study Seniors: More Undergrads Major in Old Age

10/27/05 Wright, ABC, Seniors Study Seniors: More Undergrads Major in Old Age

FEMA Extends Ex-Chief's Contract

10/27/05 AP, FEMA Extends Ex-Chief's Contract

Canada OKs Sale Of Oil Co.

10/27/05 AP, Canada OKs Sale Of Oil Co.

Consumer Confidence Plunges

10/27/05 AP, Consumer Confidence Plunges

Coverage of Americans Wounded in Iraq War Leaves US Media Hurting

10/27/05 AFP, Coverage of Americans Wounded in Iraq War Leaves US Media Hurting

CIA invests in no-fuel power generators

10/27/05 FTW, CIA invests in no-fuel power generators

Oil-for-food probe raps global firms

10/27/05 Al Jazeera.net, Oil-for-food probe raps global firms

Ecologists slam Dubai luxury islands

10/27/05 Al Jazeera.net, Ecologists slam Dubai luxury islands

US must allow access to Gitmo hunger strikers' medical records

10/27/05 Bright, CSM, US must allow access to Gitmo hunger strikers' medical records

October 28, 2005

A Grave Indictment, but Grave Questions Remain

10/28/05 Nation, A Grave Indictment, but Grave Questions Remain

Fastest Decline in Real Wages on Record

10/28/05 Bernstein, CounterPunch, Fastest Decline in Real Wages on Record

US undecided on sanctions against Uzbekistan for human rights abuses

10/28/05 Bright, CSM, US undecided on sanctions against Uzbekistan for human rights abuses

Power from Water: New Fuel Cell Runs on Water

10/28/05 GNM, Power from Water: New Fuel Cell Runs on Water

EU offers to slash farm subsidies

10/28/05 Tran, Guardian, EU offers to slash farm subsidies

Cheney Aide Likely to Be Indicted Today; Rove Under Scrutiny

10/28/05 Johnston & Stevenson, NYT, Cheney Aide Likely to Be Indicted Today; Rove Under Scrutiny

Glaxo to start trials of bird flu vaccine

10/28/05 Moore, Guardian, Glaxo to start trials of bird flu vaccine

Report on Oil-for-Food Scheme Gives Details of Bribes to Iraq

10/28/05 Carvajal, NYT, Report on Oil-for-Food Scheme Gives Details of Bribes to Iraq

F.B.I. Is Still Seeking Source of Forged Uranium Reports

10/28/05 Jehl, NYT, F.B.I. Is Still Seeking Source of Forged Uranium Reports

Winds Hurt Sugar Cane, Staple of Florida Economy

10/28/05 Treaster & Goodnough, NYT, Winds Hurt Sugar Cane, Staple of Florida Economy

Bribe Inquiry Looks at Sale of Field Gear to Military

10/28/05 Wayne, NYT, Bribe Inquiry Looks at Sale of Field Gear to Military

Big Rise in Profit Puts Oil Giants on Defensive

10/28/05 Mouawad & Romero, NYT, Big Rise in Profit Puts Oil Giants on Defensive

Facing Threats, Syria Weighs Steps to Rally the Home Front

10/28/05 Slackman, NYT, Facing Threats, Syria Weighs Steps to Rally the Home Front

Vouchers in Their Pockets, Evacuees Find It Hard to Get Keys in Hand

10/28/05 Wilgoren, NYT, Vouchers in Their Pockets, Evacuees Find It Hard to Get Keys in Hand

Mergers Win First Approval

10/28/05 Mohammed, Wa. Post, Mergers Win First Approval

E.P.A. Backs Bush Plan to Cut Air Pollution by Power Plants

10/28/05 Janofsky, NYT, E.P.A. Backs Bush Plan to Cut Air Pollution by Power Plants

Chiron Hired to Produce Bird Flu Vaccine

10/28/05 Pollack, NYT, Chiron Hired to Produce Bird Flu Vaccine

Red Cross Borrowing Funds for Storm Aid

10/28/05 Salmon & Williamson, Wa. Post, Red Cross Borrowing Funds for Storm Aid

Inner Circle in Syria Holds Power, and Perhaps Peril

10/28/05 Shadid & Wright, Wa. Post, Inner Circle in Syria Holds Power, and Perhaps Peril

Oil Industry Seeks to Cast Huge Profits as No Big Deal

10/28/05 O'Hara, Wa. Post, Oil Industry Seeks to Cast Huge Profits as No Big Deal

Exxon Mobil Profit Soars 75%

10/28/05 Blum, Wa. Post, Exxon Mobil Profit Soars 75%

Economy Grows at an Energetic Rate in 3Q

10/28/05 Aversa, AP, Economy Grows at an Energetic Rate in 3Q

FBI Dealt Setback on Cellular Surveillance

10/28/05 Krim, Wa. Post, FBI Dealt Setback on Cellular Surveillance

House Approves Plan to Close Bases

10/28/05 AP, House Approves Plan to Close Bases

New Retreat for the Russian Rich: London

10/28/05 Jordan, Wa. Post, New Retreat for the Russian Rich: London

Nicaragua Braces for Tropical Storm Beta

10/28/05 Reuters, Nicaragua Braces for Tropical Storm Beta

US internet use rises as do fears

10/28/05 BBC, US internet use rises as do fears

Islam feminists urge gender jihad

10/28/05 Wood, BBC, Islam feminists urge gender jihad

UN team names firms in oil-for-food scandal

10/28/05 Grier, CSM, UN team names firms in oil-for-food scandal

Confused about the CIA leak case? Start here.

10/28/05 Feldman, CSM, Confused about the CIA leak case? Start here.

Racist language still used by police

10/28/05 Morris, Independent, Racist language still used by police

Iranians Stage Anti-Israel Demonstrations

10/28/05 Dareini, AP, Iranians Stage Anti-Israel Demonstrations

Market ban on birds imposed as consumer alarm grows

10/28/05 Laurence, Indpendent, Market ban on birds imposed as consumer alarm grows

Rare mice evacuated from island as war is declared on rat population

10/28/05 Kelbie, Independent, Rare mice evacuated from island as war is declared on rat population

Efficient energy at sea: The new age of sail

10/28/05 Castle, Independent, Efficient energy at sea: The new age of sail

China clamps down on environmental monitoring group

10/28/05 Eimer, Independent, China clamps down on environmental monitoring group

Soaring price of oil could result in sharp rate rises, warns think-tank

10/28/05 Thornton, Independent, Soaring price of oil could result in sharp rate rises, warns think-tank

Record heat raises climate fears

10/28/05 Connor, Independent, Record heat raises climate fears

Global warming threatens drought for Mediterranean

10/28/05 Connor, Independent, Global warming threatens drought for Mediterranean

October 29, 2005

Bush: Treaty Outlawing Torture Doesn't Apply Beyond US Soil

10/29/05 Kyriakou, OneWorld, Bush: Treaty Outlawing Torture Doesn't Apply Beyond US Soil

New Orleans Fires 51 Police Workers

10/29/05 Roig-Franzia, NYT, New Orleans Fires 51 Police Workers

Defense Dept. Seeks More Aid Capability

10/29/05 Graham, NYT, Defense Dept. Seeks More Aid Capability

A saga of inconsistencies, distortions and outright lies

10/29/05 Gumbel, Independent, A saga of inconsistencies, distortions and outright lies

The Iraq Quagmire Fact Sheet

10/29/05 IPS, The Iraq Quagmire Fact Sheet

Half of U.S. Marines to leave Okinawa

10/29/05 CNN, Half of U.S. Marines to leave Okinawa

Fires raise fraud suspicions at flooded homes

10/29/05 CNN, Fires raise fraud suspicions at flooded homes

October 30, 2005

In Indictment's Wake, a Focus on Cheney's Powerful Role

10/30/05 Bumiller & Schmitt, NYT, In Indictment's Wake, a Focus on Cheney's Powerful Role

Indictment Gives Glimpse Into a Secretive Operation

10/30/05 Jehl, NYT, Indictment Gives Glimpse Into a Secretive Operation

U.S. Quietly Issues Estimate of Iraqi Civilian Casualties

10/30/05 Tavernese, NYT, U.S. Quietly Issues Estimate of Iraqi Civilian Casualties

Delhi on high alert after bombs

10/30/05 BBC, Delhi on high alert after bombs

U.S. and Japan Agree to Strengthen Military Ties

10/30/05 Shanker, NYT, U.S. and Japan Agree to Strengthen Military Ties

Divisions Appear Within a Storm Recovery Commission

10/30/05 Rivlin, NYT, Divisions Appear Within a Storm Recovery Commission

Congress Weighs Big Cuts to Medicaid and Medicare

10/30/05 Pear, NYT, Congress Weighs Big Cuts to Medicaid and Medicare

Kurds Reclaiming Prized Territory In Northern Iraq

10/30/05 Fainaru, NYT, Kurds Reclaiming Prized Territory In Northern Iraq

Sea of Studies Doesn't Help Restoration of Great Lakes

10/30/05 Slevein & Lyderson, NYT, Sea of Studies Doesn't Help Restoration of Great Lakes

PM pessimistic on climate treaty

10/30/05 BBC, PM pessimistic on climate treaty

The Libby Indictment

10/30/05 Cockburn & St. Clair, CounterPunch, The Libby Indictment

Navy denies Tasmania whale deaths

10/30/05 Mercer, BBC, Navy denies Tasmania whale deaths

Kashmiri group claims Indian blasts

10/30/05 Al Jazeera.net, Kashmiri group claims Indian blasts

Katrina, Conservative Myth-Making and the Media - Framing the Poor

10/30/05 Wise, CounterPunch, Katrina, Conservative Myth-Making and the Media - Framing the Poor

America's least wanted

10/30/05 Independent, America's least wanted

What Scooter Libby And I Talked About

10/30/05 Cooper, Time, What Scooter Libby And I Talked About

The Deadliness Below

10/3005 Bull, Daily Press, The Deadliness Below

US troops on Afghan abuse charge

10/30/05 BBC, US troops on Afghan abuse charge

Syrian minister heads to UN meeting

10/30/05 Al Jazeera.net, Syrian minister heads to UN meeting

October 31, 2005

Bush nominates Alito to Supreme Court

10/31/05 Holland, Reuters, Bush nominates Alito to Supreme Court

Novartis succeeds with bid for Chiron

10/31/05 Armitage, Reuters, Novartis succeeds with bid for Chiron

Cheney staffer-turned-reporter now covering Libby indictment for NBC News

10/31/05 Sirota, WorkingForChange, Cheney staffer-turned-reporter now covering Libby indictment for NBC News

Swampy Part of New Orleans Turns Into Dumping Ground

10/31/05 Burdeu, AP, Swampy Part of New Orleans Turns Into Dumping Ground

Oregon's Great Land Use Debate

10/31/05 Seebach, CHB, Oregon's Great Land Use Debate

Army secret surfaces: Deadly chemicals at sea

10/30/05 Bull, McCall, Army secret surfaces: Deadly chemicals at sea

Bush Picks Alito for Supreme Court

10/31/05 Fournier, AP, Bush Picks Alito for Supreme Court

The Peak Oil Crisis: Waiting for Winter

10/31/05 Whipple, Falls Church, The Peak Oil Crisis: Waiting for Winter

Samuel Alito: Leading the Attack on Fundamental Legal Rights and Protections for All Americans

10/31/05 PFAW, Samuel Alito: Leading the Attack on Fundamental Legal Rights and Protections for All Americans

Samuel A. Alito Jr. Profile

10/31/05 Wa. Post, Samuel A. Alito Jr. Profile

UN warns of threat to Africa's lakes

10/31/05 Al Jazeera.net, UN warns of threat to Africa's lakes

Oil fails to enrich Equatorial Guinea

10/31/05 Al Jazeera.net, Oil fails to enrich Equatorial Guinea

US ‘Had No Policy’ in Place to Rebuild Iraq

10/31/05 Kirchgaessner, FT, US ‘Had No Policy’ in Place to Rebuild Iraq

UN Warns of Poverty as World’s Lakes Evaporate

10/31/05 Harvey, FT, UN Warns of Poverty as World’s Lakes Evaporate

U.N. Is Expected to Pass Measure Pressuring Syria

10/31/05 Hoge & Weisman, NYT, U.N. Is Expected to Pass Measure Pressuring Syria

Grieving Parks, Rights Leaders Ponder Future

10/31/05 Lee, NYT, Grieving Parks, Rights Leaders Ponder Future

Funds Fade, Deaths Rise and Iraq Rebuilding Is Spotty

10/31/05 Glanz, NYT, Funds Fade, Deaths Rise and Iraq Rebuilding Is Spotty

Doubts Cast on Vietnam Incident, but Secret Study Stays Classified

10/31/05 Shane, NYT, Doubts Cast on Vietnam Incident, but Secret Study Stays Classified

Intrigue Has Familiar Ring for Libby and Associates

10/31/05 Snager, NYT, Intrigue Has Familiar Ring for Libby and Associates

A Grass-Roots Group Is Helping Hurricane Survivors Help Themselves

10/31/05 Blumenthal, NYT, A Grass-Roots Group Is Helping Hurricane Survivors Help Themselves

Congress Mounts Drive for Big Budget Cuts

10/31/05 Hulse, NYT, Congress Mounts Drive for Big Budget Cuts

Hurricane Beta Slams Into Nicaraguan Coast

10/31/05 Aleman, Wa. Post, Hurricane Beta Slams Into Nicaraguan Coast

Thousands Honor Courage of Rosa Parks

10/31/05 Pressley & Dvorak, Wa. Post, Thousands Honor Courage of Rosa Parks

On Patrol in Vt., Minutemen Are the Outsiders

10/31/05 Fahrenthold, Wa. Post, On Patrol in Vt., Minutemen Are the Outsiders

Medical research 'biased towards diseases of rich Westerners'

10/31/05 Taylor, Independent, Medical research 'biased towards diseases of rich Westerners'

Welcome to Hell

10/31/05 Gumbel, Independent, Welcome to Hell

World Bank and IMF warn French farmers to be flexible

10/31/05 Prosser, Independent, World Bank and IMF warn French farmers to be flexible

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