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CNN.com The Baath Party, the political movement that ruled Iraq during the Saddam Hussein era, is warning there will be "grave consequences" if former Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein is executed. Saying it would hold the United States responsible, a message appeared on al-basrah.net...
Bob Woodward THE WASHINGTON POST Former president Gerald R. Ford said in an embargoed interview in July 2004 that the Iraq war was not justified. "I don't think I would have gone to war," he said a little more than a year after President Bush launched the invasion advocated and...
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ANNE FLAHERTY Associated Press Incoming Senate Foreign Relations Chairman Joseph Biden, a potential Democratic presidential candidate, said Tuesday he would oppose any effort by President Bush to increase U.S troops in Iraq as part of a new war strategy. Biden also announced he...
LISA SANDBERG and POLLY ROSS HUGHES Houston Chronicle The man who hopes to unseat Tom Craddick said Tuesday the House speaker's reputation as a heavy-handed, inflexible leader will ultimately cost him his powerful position. "He's known for his tough, strong-armed, mean-spirited...
Ralph K.M. Haurwitz AUSTIN AMERICAN-STATESMAN A stroll past the statues shaded by live oaks along the South Mall of the University of Texas suggests that the university has a soft spot for the Confederacy. After all, four of the bronze figures were leaders of the Southern cause...
J.Y. Smith and Lou Cannon THE WASHINGTON POST Gerald Rudolph Ford Jr., 93, who became the 38th president of the United States as a result of some of the most extraordinary events in U.S. history and sought to restore the nation's confidence in the basic institutions of...
JANE E. BRODY The New York Times An apology to all baby boomers and beyond: I’m afraid that in our efforts to get everyone to become physically active, we’ve sold you a bill of goods. A 30-minute walk on most days is just not enough. There is much more to becoming — and staying...
ASSOCIATED PRESS A one-time Texas drug agent described by a former boss as perhaps the best narcotics officer in the country plans to begin selling a video that shows people how to conceal their drugs and fool police. Barry Cooper, who once worked for police departments in...