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  • September 22, 2004  

    With insurgents pouring across the border and the threat of another hostage being beheaded, Iraq continues to struggle for stability. Gwen Ifill talks with John Burns, the New York Times’ Baghdad bureau chief, about the increasing violence in Iraq. Continue reading

  • September 22, 2004  

    In presidential campaign history there has never been a more expensive advertising war than this year. With nearly six weeks to go before Election Day, Media Correspondent Terence Smith discusses the campaign advertising strategies with two media experts. Continue reading

  • September 21, 2004  

    The United States is expected to activate a massive missile defense system within days. Jeffrey Kaye of KCET-Los Angeles explains the new system and the questions surrounding its use. Continue reading

  • September 20, 2004  

    CBS News announced that the network could no longer vouch for the authenticity of the memos and that the source who gave the documents to CBS — Bill Burkett — admitted to willfully deceiving CBS News. The network said it was misled over the origin and authenticity of documents and expressed deep regret for using the documents. Continue reading

  • September 20, 2004  

    Democratic presidential nominee Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass., criticized President Bush in a speech this morning in New York about his handling of the war in Iraq. President Bush responded to the senator’s remarks at a town meeting in New Hampshire. Continue reading

  • September 20, 2004  

    Democratic presidential nominee John Kerry criticized the president’s handling of the Iraq War Monday, but President Bush countered that his opponent offers no new ideas. Ray Suarez discusses the debate with two policy advisors. Continue reading

  • September 17, 2004  

    Recent attacks on Iraqi police facilities as well as continuing violence against American forces indicate the insurgency in Iraq continues unabated and has perhaps grown more sophisticated. Two Iraqi-Americans assess the situation on the ground. Continue reading

  • September 16, 2004   BY Admin 

    Gunmen snatched two Americans and one Briton from their residence Thursday in a bold dawn raid, bringing to eight the number of westerners currently held hostage in Iraq. Continue reading

  • September 16, 2004  

    Several document experts have raised questions about the authenticity of memos CBS News anchor Dan Rather cited in a 60 Minutes report about President Bush’s Vietnam-era service. Terence Smith speaks with two media experts about the investigation into the documents’ authenticity. Continue reading

  • September 16, 2004  

    Many U.S. troops who served in Iraq have returned home to join the campaign fight for either President Bush or Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass. Margaret Warner speaks with two Iraq war veterans about which candidate would make a better commander in chief. Continue reading