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Some Headlines Of Today

Saturday  July 17, 2004

A daily look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq - 7/17/04 8:49 PM
As of Friday, July 16, 886 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq in March 2003, according to the Defense Department. Of those, 654 died as a result of hostile action and 232 died of non-hostile causes. The department did not provide an update Saturday.
Car bomb targets Iraqi justice minister in Baghdad, killing five, minister unharmed - 7/17/04 5:40 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A suicide car bomber hit the Iraqi justice minister's convoy as he left home Saturday, killing five bodyguards but leaving Malik Dohan al-Hassan unharmed. Three people, including a police chief, died in other attacks throughout the country.
Egyptian hostage in Iraq will be released Sunday, owner of his Saudi company said - 7/17/04 2:27 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- An Egyptian man held hostage by insurgents will be freed Sunday, his employer told the Al-Jazeera television Saturday, days after the company said it would agree to a demand to leave Iraq.
Fallujah savors most peaceful spell in a year, residents say no need for U.S. military - 7/17/04 2:24 PM
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) -- Two months after U.S. Marines pulled out, residents of Fallujah feel safe again, sleeping on their roofs to escape the heat without fear of the once-constant nighttime gunbattles, and traveling the streets without worrying they could be stopped or detained.
U.S. Ambassador expresses optimism at Iraq's future - 7/17/04 1:55 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The new U.S. ambassador acknowledged Saturday that Iraq faced serious security problems, but expressed optimism the country would overcome the plague of persistent violence and hold its first democratic elections in the coming months.
Gunmen kill Iraqi police chief - 7/17/04 1:39 PM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Gunmen ambushed and killed an Iraqi police chief as he drove to work Saturday, police said.
After two Iraq wars, the question lingers: What happened to Scott Speicher? - 7/17/04 12:16 PM
Lt. Barry Hull emerged from his F/A-18 Hornet and climbed onto the deck of the USS Saratoga, unhappy with his landing. He knew to expect better when his squadron mate, Lt. Cmdr. Scott Speicher, zoomed onto the aircraft carrier from the sky over the Red Sea.
Saddam's legal team includes dictator's admirers, defenders of legal principles - 7/17/04 11:04 AM
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) -- Even fallen dictators deserve a fair trial, some of Saddam Hussein's lawyers argue. Others on the legal team say they're rallying to the cause of a symbol of Arab pride toppled by an imperial power.
U.S. soldier killed, another wounded in roadside bombing in Beiji - 7/17/04 9:14 AM
MOSUL, Iraq (AP) -- A roadside bomb hit a U.S. convoy Saturday, killing one U.S. soldier and wounding a second, the U.S. military said.
Car bomb targets Iraqi justice minister in Baghdad - 7/17/04 7:49 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A car bomb struck the Iraqi justice minister's convoy as it passed through western Baghdad on Saturday, killing four of his bodyguards. The minister was unhurt in the blast, one of several bloody attacks across Iraq and the latest attempt on the life of a top government official.
Car bomb targets Iraqi justice minister in Baghdad - 7/17/04 5:46 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A car bomb struck the Iraqi justice minister's convoy as it passed through western Baghdad on Saturday, the latest in a wave of assassination attempts on government officials. Malik Dohan al-Hassan was unhurt but five bodyguards were killed.
Car bomb explodes at recruitment center south of Baghdad, blast hits justice minister's convoy - 7/17/04 3:21 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A car bomb struck the Iraqi justice minister's convoy as it moved through western Baghdad on Saturday. Malik Dohan al-Hassan was unhurt but five bodyguards were killed, including his nephew.
Car bomb explodes at recruitment center in city south of Baghdad - 7/17/04 1:26 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A car bomb exploded outside an Iraqi National Guard headquarters in a city south of the capital Saturday, killing one person and wounding 22, hospital officials said.

The Above Headlines were gathered from various news sites.

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