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Some Headlines Of Today

Thursday  September 17, 2009

US military training Iraqi prison guards 9/17/2009, 11:14 p.m. PDT
(AP) CAMP CROPPER, Iraq - As the U.S. military prepares to hand over the remnants of its detention system to the Iraqi government next year, it is training Iraqi wardens and guards to ensure that changes it made after the Abu Ghraib scandal remain in place.
Canada introduces bill supporting US deserters 9/17/2009, 3:37 p.m. PDT
(AP) TORONTO - A Canadian member of Parliament has introduced a bill that would allow U.S. and other war resisters to stay in Canada.
Estonian FM: missile defense move no Russian win 9/17/2009, 2:21 p.m. PDT
(AP) WASHINGTON - Estonia's foreign minister is criticizing Russia for treating the Obama administration's decision to scrap European missile defense plans as a victory.
Al-Qaida and Taliban militants killed recently 9/17/2009, 1:54 p.m. PDT
(AP) Four top al-Qaida and Taliban figures have been killed in the past two months.
Tribute for soldiers slain in Iraq, Afghanistan 9/17/2009, 12:35 p.m. PDT
(AP) WASHINGTON - About 50 children of U.S. troops killed in Iraq and Afghanistan will be given a medal from the nation's top military official at a Capitol Hill remembrance ceremony honoring the slain warfighters and their families.
UK libel laws may be changed to account for Web 9/17/2009, 12:11 p.m. PDT
(AP) LONDON - Britain's government has outlined plans to update its laws on libel and defamation to account for articles published over the Internet.
GOP seeks Afghan war info, Gates urges patience 9/17/2009, 12:10 p.m. PDT
(AP) WASHINGTON - Republican lawmakers turned up the pressure Thursday for more details on the war in Afghanistan, but Defense Secretary Robert Gates said "everybody should take a deep breath" and let the administration devise strategy at its own pace.
Early, smaller version of T. rex discovered 9/17/2009, 12:03 p.m. PDT
(AP) WASHINGTON - About 125 million years ago a tiny version of Tyrannosaurus rex roamed what is now northeastern China. Tiny, that is, by T. rex standards-you still wouldn't want to meet it face to face.
Setback for media shield bill in US Senate panel 9/17/2009, 12:00 p.m. PDT
(AP) WASHINGTON - A bill to give American journalists a limited right to protect confidential sources from disclosure was sidetracked Thursday, after senators from both parties said the current version could damage national security.
Turkey urges Syria, Iraq to fight terrorism 9/17/2009, 8:40 a.m. PDT
(AP) ANKARA, Turkey - Turkey's foreign minister says Syria and Iraq should be in "full solidarity" against terrorism.
Turkey urges Syria, Iraq to fight terrorism 9/17/2009, 8:40 a.m. PDT
(AP) ANKARA, Turkey - Syria and Iraq should unite against terrorism, Turkey's foreign minister said Thursday amid efforts to defuse tensions over Iraqi allegations that Syria has been used as a launching pad for violence in Baghdad.
Biden: US will follow Iraq wishes on troop pullout 9/17/2009, 5:32 a.m. PDT
(AP) BAGHDAD - Vice President Joe Biden says the U.S. will abide by Iraq's decisions and wishes regarding the timetable for the withdrawal of American troops.

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