Politics

  • July 28, 2005   BY Admin 

    British police arrested nine men Thursday in connection with last week’s attempted bomb attacks on London’s transit system, bringing to 20 the number of people police have in custody, including one suspected bomber. Continue reading

  • July 28, 2005  

    Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice discusses developments in Iraq, negotiations with North Korea and the effect recent attacks in London and Egypt are having on the U.S. Continue reading

  • July 28, 2005  

    Two Independent Television News reports on the Irish Republican Army’s decision to disarm and work to end British rule in Northern Ireland through political means. Continue reading

  • July 28, 2005  

    NASA announced Wednesday that all future shuttle flights would be grounded because the problem of foam peeling off the fuel tank — and possibly damaging the shuttle during liftoff — has not been eliminated. Two experts discuss the future of the space shuttle program and the international space station. Continue reading

  • July 27, 2005   BY Admin 

    NASA said Wednesday it would ground future shuttle flights because the problem of foam peeling off the fuel tank and possibly damaging the shuttle had not been eliminated. Continue reading

  • July 27, 2005  

    The Senate on Wednesday began debating a bill to protect the gun industry from potential lawsuits arising from the misuse of its weapons. Continue reading

  • July 27, 2005  

    President Bush visited Capitol Hill Wednesday to urge lawmakers to pass the Central American Free Trade Agreement, which some legislators fear will threaten jobs. Experts make the case for and against the trade agreement. Continue reading

  • July 27, 2005  

    Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld urged Iraqi lawmakers to draft a constitution by the Aug. 15 deadline. A New York Times reporter provides an update. Continue reading

  • July 27, 2005  

    Essayist Clarence Page considers if there really are jobs no one wants. Continue reading

  • July 27, 2005  

    Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld visited Baghdad and urged Iraqi lawmakers to meet an Aug. 15 deadline for finishing their constitution. Middle East experts assess the problems the country faces when drafting a new constitution. Continue reading