Nation

  • April 30, 2004   BY Admin 

    In response to ABC News’ decision to read the names of the more than 700 servicemen and women killed in Iraq during the April 30 edition of Nightline, Sinclair Broadcast Group announced that it will not carry the special broadcast. Continue reading

  • April 30, 2004   BY Admin 

    President Bush said Friday that he was disgusted by the treatment of Iraqi prisoners, after pictures showing some of the allegations against U.S. soldiers were made public. Continue reading

  • April 30, 2004  

    On a special edition of Nightline on Friday, Ted Koppel read the names of all of the U.S. troops who have died in Iraq, but viewers of seven ABC stations owned by Sinclair Broadcasting were not able to see it. Terence Smith explores Sinclair’s decision not to air the broadcast, which its executives say is politically motivated. Continue reading

  • April 30, 2004  

    Washington Post reporter Rajiv Chandrasekaran, reports from Fallujah about a new Iraqi military unit that has joined U.S. Marines there. Continue reading

  • April 29, 2004   BY Admin 

    U.S. Marines will begin withdrawing from Fallujah as a new Iraqi security force moves in under an agreement reached late Wednesday to end the month-long standoff between coalition forces and insurgents. Continue reading

  • April 29, 2004  

    There were reports today of a deal aimed at ending the stalemate between coalition forces and insurgents in Fallujah. Terence Smith speaks with Washington Post reporter Rajiv Chandrasekaran, who is embedded with U.S. Marines in Fallujah. Continue reading

  • April 29, 2004  

    U.S. Marines will begin withdrawing from Fallujah under a tentative agreement reached late Wednesday to end the month-long standoff between coalition forces and insurgents. Margaret Warner discusses the deal with military experts. Continue reading

  • April 28, 2004   BY Admin 

    Comcast Corp., the nation’s largest cable operator, withdrew its unsolicited multibillion-dollar offer to buy Walt Disney Co. Wednesday after the entertainment conglomerate refused to discuss a possible deal. Continue reading

  • April 28, 2004  

    U.S. Marines assaulted insurgents in Fallujah with helicopter gunships and bombing strikes for a third day Wednesday. Rajiv Chandrasekaran of The Washington Post, who has been embedded with U.S. Marines in the city, provides an update. Continue reading

  • April 27, 2004   BY Admin 

    U.S. aircraft and tanks targeted two suspected insurgent strongholds in the central Iraqi city of Fallujah Tuesday night, in a second day of attacks aimed at clamping down on insurgents. Continue reading