Nation

  • January 15, 2004  

    Retired Gen. Wesley Clark defends his stance on the war in this campaign snapshot taken in New Hampshire. Continue reading

  • January 14, 2004   BY Admin 

    The liberal radio network moved closer to becoming a reality after its new owner, Progress Media, announced this week it signed comedian Al Franken to host his own daily talk show and completed its first distribution deal in a major market. Continue reading

  • January 14, 2004   BY Admin 

    A car bomb killed at least two people Wednesday in central Iraq and wounded nearly 30 others, while the U.S. military announced that number 54 on its 55 most-wanted list had been captured. Continue reading

  • January 14, 2004  

    Despite aggressive Pentagon effects to make mental health professionals available to soldiers stationed in Iraq, soldiers returning from the war continue to report high rates of post-traumatic stress disorder. Susan Dentzer reports on what the military has learned about dealing with PTSD and what it is doing to help its victims. Continue reading

  • January 14, 2004  

    Dr. Alfonso Batres, a clinical psychologist and the chief officer for readjustment counseling services at the Department of Veterans Affairs, discusses how the department’s support services aim to help those who have served in combat. Continue reading

  • January 14, 2004  

    The final plan for a memorial at the site of the World Trade Center was unveiled in New York. Tree-filled plazas will surround two reflecting pools where the twin towers once stood. Jeffrey Brown discusses the design with Vartan Gregorian, who chaired the jury that chose the winning proposal. Continue reading

  • January 13, 2004  

    The U.S. Army has a third fewer soldiers than it did at the time it fought the 1991 Gulf War. Some military analysts are asking whether the Army is too small to support its long-term commitments in Iraq and Afghanistan. Continue reading

  • January 12, 2004   BY Admin 

    More people are looking to nontraditional media sources, such as the Internet and late-night talk shows, for information about the 2004 presidential campaign, according to a new Pew Research Center report. Continue reading

  • January 12, 2004   BY Admin 

    The Pentagon has awarded a $96 million contract to a U.S. communications equipment company to develop Iraq’s existing but antiquated media network for the next 12 months. Continue reading

  • January 9, 2004  

    Before the Iraq war, Bush administration officials spoke in a tone of certainty about illicit Iraqi weapons programs, but so far the CIA has found little evidence of operational weapons of mass destruction in that country. Kwame Holman updates the ongoing weapons hunt, and Margaret Warner follows up in a conversation. Continue reading