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Some Headlines Of Today

Thursday  April 21, 2005

6 U.S. bodyguards killed in chopper crash 4/21/2005, 11:46 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Insurgents brought down a Russian-made helicopter carrying 11 civilians with missile fire north of the capital Thursday and said they captured and shot to death the lone crew member who survived. The dead from the crash included six American bodyguards for U.S. diplomats.
Iraqi leaders may recruit ex-Saddam agents 4/21/2005, 11:42 p.m. PT
WASHINGTON (AP) Iraqi leaders trying to rebuild the country's government are struggling over whether to enlist some of Iraq's most experienced intelligence operatives.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 4/21/2005, 7:24 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Thursday, April 21, 2005, at least 1,563 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 1,189 died as a result of hostile action, according to the Defense Department. The figures include four military civilians.
Saudis vote in final round of elections 4/21/2005, 7:01 p.m. PT
BURAYDAH, Saudi Arabia (AP) Saudi authorities extended their limited experiment in democracy to the holiest cities of Islam on Thursday with elections for some local council seats in Mecca and Medina, in the third and final round of the kingdom's first nationwide vote.
Video purports to show crewman's killing 4/21/2005, 5:24 p.m. PT
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) In an Internet video, a man purported to be the sole survivor of a helicopter shot down in Iraq on Thursday was helped to his feet by gunmen who found him lying in the grass. Moments later they killed him in a spray of bullets, shouting "Allahu akbar," or "God is great."
6 U.S. bodyguards killed in chopper crash 4/21/2005, 4:40 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Insurgents brought down a Russian-made helicopter carrying 11 civilians with missile fire north of the capital Thursday and said they captured and shot to death the lone crew member who survived. The dead from the crash included six American bodyguards for U.S. diplomats.
Dozens of bodies pulled from Tigris River 4/21/2005, 3:35 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Distraught families pored over the photographs Thursday of dozens of bodies pulled from the Tigris River, searching for loved ones who disappeared in a notorious insurgent stronghold.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 4/21/2005, 2:39 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Thursday, April 21, 2005, at least 1,563 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 1,189 died as a result of hostile action, according to the Defense Department. The figures include four military civilians.
Missile fire downs Iraq chopper; 11 dead 4/21/2005, 10:56 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A commercial helicopter was shot down by missile fire north of the Iraqi capital Thursday, killing 11 people, including six American contractors, officials said.
6 Americans die in Iraq helicopter crash 4/21/2005, 8:35 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A commercial helicopter contracted by the U.S. Defense Department was shot down by missile fire north of the Iraqi capital Thursday, killing six Americans contractors and three Bulgarians, officials said.
Helicopter shot down in Iraq; nine dead 4/21/2005, 6:15 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A commercial helicopter contracted by the U.S. Defense Department was shot down by missile fire Thursday north of the Iraqi capital, the Bulgarian Defense Ministry said. All nine people on board, including three Bulgarians, were killed, officials said.
Helicopter crashes in Iraq, killing nine 4/21/2005, 5:27 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A commercial helicopter crashed north of the Iraqi capital Thursday, killing nine people, the U.S. Embassy said. Also Thursday, al-Qaida, the country's most feared terror group, claimed responsibility for a suicide car bombing that targeted interim Prime Minister Ayad Allawi's convoy but did not harm the Iraqi leader.
Helicopter crashes in Iraq, killing nine 4/21/2005, 5:00 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A commercial helicopter crashed north of the Iraqi capital Thursday, killing nine people, the U.S. Embassy said.
Iraqi prime minister escapes bomb attack 4/21/2005, 4:09 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Al-Qaida in Iraq, the country's most feared terror group, claimed responsibility Thursday for a suicide car bombing that targeted interim Prime Minister Ayad Allawi's convoy but did not harm the Iraqi leader.
Saudi candidates battle for posts 4/21/2005, 4:03 a.m. PT
BURAYDAH, Saudi Arabia (AP) Saudi authorities extended their limited experiment in democracy to the holiest cities of Islam on Thursday with elections for some local council seats in Mecca and Medina, in the third and final round of the kingdom's first nationwide vote.
19 bodies found in Iraq were fisherman 4/21/2005, 3:42 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The Iraqi Defense Ministry on Thursday identified 19 bullet-riddled bodies found in a stadium northwest of the capital as fishermen, not soldiers as initially rumored.
Car bomb hits civilian convoy in Baghdad 4/21/2005, 12:37 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A roadside bomb exploded on the highway leading to Baghdad's airport Thursday morning, heavily damaging three SUVs carrying civilians, police said.

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