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Some Headlines Of Today

Saturday  December 31, 2005

U.S. toll for year in Iraq nears '04 mark 12/31/2005, 6:44 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Bombings and shootings killed at least 20 people across Iraq on the final day of the year Saturday, while U.S. troops shivered in the cold during a performance by an "American Idol" singer as part of New Year's Eve celebrations. The U.S. military also reported the death of an American soldier from wounds, bringing its death toll in Iraq for 2005 near last year's record level.
Pace links troop pullout to Iraq stability 12/31/2005, 5:52 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqis could help hasten plans to withdraw some American forces by settling quickly on a new government, the U.S. military chief said Saturday, as politicians continued to wrangle over fraud allegations lodged by Sunni Arabs.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 12/31/2005, 4:25 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Saturday, Dec. 31, 2005, at least 2,178 members of the U.S. military have died since the beginning of the Iraq war in March 2003, according to an Associated Press count. At least 1,705 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers. The figures include five military civilians.
U.S. toll for year nears '04 mark in Iraq 12/31/2005, 2:20 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Bombings and shootings killed at least 20 people across Iraq on the final day of the year Saturday, while U.S. troops shivered in the cold during a performance by an "American Idol" singer as part of New Year's Eve celebrations. The U.S. military also reported the death of an American soldier from wounds, bringing its death toll in Iraq for 2005 near last year's record level.
U.S. uses diplomacy in hunt for insurgents 12/31/2005, 1:09 p.m. PT
BUJWARI, Iraq (AP) U.S. Army soldiers sit cross-legged in a room thick with kerosene fumes from a whistling heater while a sheik puffs quietly on a cigarette.
Iraq Cabinet formation may get troops out 12/31/2005, 12:43 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqis could help hasten plans to withdraw some American forces by settling quickly on a new government, the U.S. military chief said Saturday, as politicians continued to wrangle over fraud allegations lodged by Sunni Arabs.
Violence high on last day of year in Iraq 12/31/2005, 12:10 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Bombings and shootings killed at least 20 people across Iraq on the final day of the year Saturday, while U.S. troops shivered in the cold during a performance by an "American Idol" singer as part of New Year's Eve celebrations.
Latest violence in Iraq leaves 18 dead 12/31/2005, 7:29 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Gunmen raided a house south of Baghdad, killing five Sunni family members, and a roadside bomb in the capital killed two policemen, part of a wave of violence Saturday that claimed 18 lives, authorities said.
U.S. death toll in Iraq nears 2004 level 12/31/2005, 3:26 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Two more U.S. soldiers were killed in Iraq as the year wound down Friday, putting the American military death toll at 841 so far just five short of 2004's lost lives despite political progress and dogged efforts to quash the insurgency.
Florida teen on way home from Baghdad 12/31/2005, 12:34 a.m. PT
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) The mother of a 16-year-old prep school student who journeyed to Iraq on a journalistic whim hasn't decided how her son will be punished. She's just relieved he's on his way home.

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