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Some Headlines Of Today

Wednesday  April 5, 2006

U.S. military doubts burning pilot video 4/5/2006, 4:15 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Gunmen shouting "God is Great!" dragged the burning body of what they said was a U.S. pilot in a horrific video posted Wednesday on the Web by a new al-Qaida-affiliated group that claimed it shot down an Apache helicopter last weekend.
Saddam admits approving death sentences 4/5/2006, 4:14 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Saddam Hussein dodged questions from prosecutors cross-examining him for the first time Wednesday over a crackdown against Shiites in the 1980s. But he acknowledged approving death sentences for 148 Shiites, saying he was convinced they tried to assassinate him.
Iraqi court acquits CBS cameraman 4/5/2006, 3:02 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) An Iraqi cameraman working for CBS News was acquitted Wednesday of insurgent activity, a year after being wounded and detained by the U.S. military in the wake of a car bombing.
Video claims to show pilot being dragged 4/5/2006, 9:11 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A video posted on the Internet Wednesday in the name of an extremist group claimed to show Iraqi insurgents dragging the burning body of a U.S. pilot on the ground after the crash of an Apache helicopter.
Saddam cross-examined for first time 4/5/2006, 4:25 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Saddam Hussein was cross-examined for the first time in his six-month-old trial Wednesday, saying he approved death sentences against Shiites in the 1980s because he believed the evidence had proven they were involved in an assassination attempt against him.
Iraqi PM rejects call to step aside 4/5/2006, 3:54 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Prime Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari said in an interview with a British newspaper published Wednesday that he was refusing to abandon his bid for a second term to break the deadlock over a new government, and some Iraqi leaders said parliament may have to decide his future.
Kidnap victims freed in northern Iraq 4/5/2006, 12:53 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. and Iraqi troops freed three Iraqi kidnap victims in the north Wednesday, while a Sunni professor was found dead hours after he was abducted in the southern city of Basra, U.S. and Iraqi officials said.

The Above Headlines were gathered from various news sites.


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