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  • July 22, 2005   BY Admin 

    Police chased a man through a London subway station and shot and killed him Friday, saying he was "directly linked" to the investigation of the explosions in the transit system. Continue reading

  • July 22, 2005  

    The day after four small explosions temporarily shut down London’s transit system, British police Friday shot and killed a suspect inside a central London subway station. Following a background report, a reporter from London provides an update on the suspect British police shot and killed at a subway station. Continue reading

  • July 22, 2005  

    Essayist Richard Rodriguez considers the NAFTA. Continue reading

  • July 22, 2005  

    Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks discuss the nomination of federal appeals court judge John Roberts Jr. to the Supreme Court and Senate Democrats’ reaction to the nomination. Continue reading

  • July 21, 2005  

    British police evacuated three subway stations and cleared the area around a bus just after noon Thursday after a series of four small explosions hit London again, just two weeks after the first bombings killed 56 people. Continue reading

  • July 21, 2005  

    Four small explosions or attempted explosions temporarily shut down several London subway stations just after noon local time Thursday, on the two-week anniversary of four deadly blasts that killed 56 people. Following a background report, experts discuss whether the attacks are part of a larger pattern. Continue reading

  • July 21, 2005  

    British Prime Minister Tony Blair and Australian Prime Minister John Howard spoke at a press conference Thursday, addressing the second bombing attack in downtown London in the past two weeks. Continue reading

  • July 20, 2005  

    The House is set to vote on the Central American Free Trade Agreement. Some U.S. dairy farmers believe CAFTA will help business, while some sugar farmers disagree. Continue reading

  • July 19, 2005  

    President Bush is urging lawmakers to renew 16 surveillance provisions of the Patriot Act set to expire at the end of the year, while critics continue to charge the provisions violate civil liberties. Following a background report, two legal analysts discuss the debate that has begun in Congress. Continue reading

  • July 19, 2005  

    The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals heard arguments Tuesday in the case of Jose Padilla, an alleged al-Qaida operative who is accused of being involved in a 2002 dirty bomb plot. Continue reading