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Some Headlines Of Today

Sunday  April 17, 2005

Talat vows to reunite Mediterranean island 4/17/2005, 11:46 p.m. PT
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) The newly elected Turkish Cypriot leader pledged to work to reunite this divided Mediterranean island and restart peace talks with Greek Cypriots following a resounding win he labeled "a silent revolution."
Iraq car bomb kills American activist 4/17/2005, 11:43 p.m. PT
(AP) SAN FRANCISCO Marla Ruzicka, of Lakeport, Calif., died Saturday in a car bombing in Iraq, where she had been on and off since the March 2003 invasion began, conducting door-to-door surveys to determine the number of civilian casualties, friends and family said.
Iraq kidnap reports may be exaggerated 4/17/2005, 10:26 p.m. PT
NEAR MADAIN, Iraq (AP) Iraqi security forces backed by U.S. troops had the town of Madain surrounded Sunday after reports of Sunni militant kidnappings of as many as 100 Shiite residents, but there were growing indications the incident had been grossly exaggerated, perhaps an outgrowth of a tribal dispute or political maneuvering.
Iraq car bomb kills American activist 4/17/2005, 8:46 p.m. PT
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) A woman who led an effort to help those ravaged by violence in Iraq fell victim to the war herself when a car bomb killed her and two other people, officials said Sunday.
Iraq kidnap reports may be exaggerated 4/17/2005, 5:57 p.m. PT
NEAR MADAIN, Iraq (AP) Iraqi security forces backed by U.S. troops had the town of Madain surrounded Sunday after reports of Sunni militant kidnappings of as many as 100 Shiite residents, but there were growing indications the incident had been grossly exaggerated, perhaps an outgrowth of a tribal dispute or political maneuvering.
Iraq car bomb kills American activist 4/17/2005, 4:40 p.m. PT
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) A woman who founded a humanitarian group to aid civilian casualties in Iraq has died in a car bombing in Baghdad, officials said Sunday.
Iraq kidnap reports may be exaggerated 4/17/2005, 3:56 p.m. PT
NEAR MADAIN, Iraq (AP) Iraqi security forces backed by U.S. troops had the town of Madain surrounded Sunday after reports of Sunni militant kidnappings of as many as 100 Shiites residents, but there were growing indications the incident had been grossly exaggerated, perhaps an outgrowth of a tribal dispute or political maneuvering.
Daily look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 4/17/2005, 3:33 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Sunday, April 17, 2005, at least 1,554 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 1,179 died as a result of hostile action, according to the Defense Department as of Friday. The figures include four military civilians.
Pro-EU premier wins Turkish Cypriot vote 4/17/2005, 12:58 p.m. PT
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) A pro-European Union candidate was elected president of the breakaway Turkish Cypriot state on Sunday, voted into office by Turkish Cypriots frustrated by decades of international isolation and a stagnant economy.
Iraq forces raid village in hostage crisis 4/17/2005, 6:10 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi security forces raided a town in central Iraq on Sunday where Sunni militants were holding dozens of Shiite Muslims hostage and threatening to kill them unless all Shiites left the area, an Iraqi official said.
Turkish Cypriots vote for new leader 4/17/2005, 4:14 a.m. PT
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) Turkish Cypriots frustrated with decades of international isolation and a stagnant economy were electing a new leader Sunday to replace Rauf Denktash, the hard-liner who for decades has opposed efforts to unite the war-divided island.
Iraq forces raid village in hostage crisis 4/17/2005, 3:30 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi security forces raided a town in central Iraq on Sunday where Sunni militants were holding dozens of Shiite Muslims hostage and threatening to kill them unless all Shiites left the area, an Iraqi official said.

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