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Thursday  October 1, 2009

Senate defeats bid to force general's testimony 10/1/2009, 4:02 p.m. PDT
(AP) WASHINGTON - The Senate voted Thursday to delay an in-person briefing by the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan who hours earlier had warned of a large risk that al-Qaida terrorists could regain ground in that country if new plans to fight were not adopted soon.
Halt to gov't raids not an option to boost census 10/1/2009, 3:19 p.m. PDT
(AP) WASHINGTON - With the census six months away, the Commerce Department said Thursday it will not try to halt immigration raids as a way to boost participation in hard-to-count communities.
Senate defeats bid to force general's testimony 10/1/2009, 1:22 p.m. PDT
(AP) WASHINGTON - The Senate has rejected an effort by Sen. John McCain to force the field commander in Afghanistan to testify before Congress by mid-November.
House votes against bringing Gitmo detainees to US 10/1/2009, 1:02 p.m. PDT
(AP) WASHINGTON - The House went on record Thursday against allowing detainees at the Guantanamo Bay prison in Cuba to be transferred to the United States, even to face trial or to be jailed in maximum-security prisons.
Senate Intel chairman backs Patriot Act revisions 10/1/2009, 1:00 p.m. PDT
(AP) WASHINGTON - The Senate Intelligence Committee chairwoman said Thursday that she no longer had concerns with a proposed modification of the USA Patriot Act, the nation's primary counterintelligence law.
Iraq's al-Maliki joins with Sunnis in election bid 10/1/2009, 2:50 a.m. PDT
(AP) BAGHDAD - The re-election strategy for Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki took shape Thursday as he unveiled a broad alliance for January's parliamentary voting that includes prominent Sunni clans who joined the fight against insurgents.

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