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Jill Carroll
Christian Science Monitor
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Baghdad Jan. 7, 2006
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She has been a good guest on my program. One of the very, very few to travel outside the Green Zone to do actual reporting.
Her Letter From Baghdad 2005

 




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Fri Feb 17 2006
Hit count for 2005 was 24-million-plus

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Harry
News Conf Harry "Pepper" Whittington at Corpus Christi hospital
"WHAT A LUCKY PERSON I AM."
Thanked people who prayed for him, who were nice to his family. "My family and I are deeply sorry for all the VP and his family have had to go thru..." and hope the VP will  continue to come to Texas to relax.

Gasoline falls below $2 in some spots
Averages in a number of metropolitan areas are likely to fall to less than $2, perhaps as soon as today. Corpus Christi averaged $2.006, and several other metro areas were just a few cents more.

Glaciers melting faster than thought: ocean levels to rise

Two cold fronts could bring weekend ice

Domestic spying inquiry blocked by GOP
The Senate intelligence chair buys time, saying the White House is open to legislation on Bush's surveillance program. Many are doubtful.

Lobbyists have given more to Democrats
Democrats have taken more money from lobbyists than Republicans during the past 15 years, according to an independent analysis of campaign contributions.

His star fallen, DeLay sees his pet project fade
When Tom DeLay was the most powerful man in the House of Representatives, Congress and the president devoted $500 million over 10 years for an oil and gas project lawmakers expected to go to a firm in DeLay's hometown.

Anti-toll road letter from Bexar Cmsr Lyle Larson to Gov. Perry HERE (pdf)

Complex decision to be made? Don't think about it
Scientists have some remarkable new advice for anyone who is struggling to make a difficult decision: Stop thinking about it.

Squabbles delay New Orleans corpse recoveries
Some New orleans corpses "left in muck-filled houses or piles of debris for family members to stumble upon"

35,000 New Orleans homes may be not worth trying to save

Florida teacher let kids skip gym class for $1 a day

Apple discovers its first worm
Hackers targeting Mac operating system, but OSX threat doesn't appear widespread

Hashish buyer complained to police