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NY Times

The Republican chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee lashed out at the White House, criticizing attempts by the Bush administration to keep secret parts of a report on the role Iraqi exiles played in building the case for war against Iraq.

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Reuters

The Bush administration said it would be willing to use much of the military justice code to try foreign terrorism suspects, but Democrats said its plan still fell short of meeting the U.S. Supreme Court's demands for fair trials.

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Reuters

The acting Food and Drug Administration chief sought support from senators for his stalled nomination, saying his plan to reconsider a "morning-after pill" was based on science and not politics. Democrats questioned the FDA's announc

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Financial Times

After months of disillusionment, America's neo-conservatives have fallen in love again with the Bush administration because of its support for Israel's bombardment of Lebanon. "This is exactly the right strategy, which you could call

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NY Times

The State Department agency in charge of $1.4 billion in reconstruction money in Iraq used an accounting shell game to hide ballooning cost overruns on its projects there and knowingly withheld information on schedule delays from Congress.

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Insight

Conservative national security allies of President Bush are in revolt against Secreatary of State Condoleezza Rice, saying that she is incompetent and has reversed the administratioin's national security and foreign policy agenda.

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AP

Security agents in Jordan are torturing terrorism suspects on behalf of the United States in hopes of forcing confessions. The report said its investigators had identified about 10 suspected cases of men subjected to rendition from U.S. custody to

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AP

President Bush's penchant for writing exceptions to laws he has just signed violates the Constitution, an American Bar Association task force says. The ABA group, which includes a one-time FBI director and former federal appeals court judge, said

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Annabelle McDonald - www.theaustralian.news.com.au

NOBEL peace laureate Betty Williams "Right now, I would love to kill George Bush." Her young audience at the Brisbane City Hall clapped and cheered. (OUCH!)

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Washington Post

The real war in Iraq -- the one to determine the future of the country -- began on Aug. 7, 2003, when a car bomb exploded outside the Jordanian Embassy, killing 11 and wounding more than 50. That bombing came almost exactly four months after the U

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USA Today

Thousands of Americans remained stranded Monday in Lebanon as the State and Defense departments developed plans to evacuate them. By late Monday, 64 Americans had been flown by Marine helicopter to safety on the island of Cyprus. The pace of the e

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ABC News

The State Department's computer system has fallen prey to hackers over the past several weeks. Sources say irregularities were detected on the department's unclassified computer system, but that the classified system was not compromised.

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National Journal

Just days before George W. Bush took office in 2001, lobbyist Jack Abramoff was busily working with Ralph Reed, his longtime friend, political sidekick, and business associate, to place a key ally in the Interior Department. His old e-mails to the co

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Guardian

Donald Rumsfeld, the US defence secretary, sat on the board of a company which 3 years ago sold 2 light water nuclear reactors to North Korea - a country he now regards as part of the "axis of evil" and which has been targeted for regime ch

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National Journal(Murray Wass)

President Bush told the speical prosecutor in the CIA leak case that he directed Vice President Dick Cheney to personally lead an effort to counter allegations made by former Ambassador Joeeph C. Wilson IV that his adminstration had misrepresented in

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