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  • The Thrill and the Agony

    The Thrill and the Agony

    August 8, 2003 By Chas Walker

    Royals jack up the Sox, 13-9 At the All-Star Break in mid-July, the Kansas City Royals were seven games ahead of the Chicago White Sox in the race for first place of the American League Central...

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  • Chicagoans fight for affordable energy

    Chicagoans fight for affordable energy

    August 8, 2003

    CHICAGO – With the hottest summer months still ahead of us, a Chicago group is charging that Chicago’s electric utility, Commonwealth Edison (ComEd), is violating the provisions of the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)....

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  • Groups speak out against Pryor

    Groups speak out against Pryor

    August 8, 2003

    A Senate vote to cut off debate on the nomination of right-wing Alabama Attorney General William Pryor to the U.S. 11th Circuit Court of Appeals failed to garner the 60 votes necessary on July 31. Only...

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  • ACLU: Patriot Act must go

    ACLU: Patriot Act must go

    August 8, 2003

    DETROIT, Mich. – “We know from our clients that the FBI is once again targeting ethnic, religious, and political minority communities disproportionately,” says Ann Beeson, associate legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union and member...

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  • Big stakes in Calif. recall

    Big stakes in Calif. recall

    August 8, 2003 By Evelina Alarcon

    LOS ANGELES – The effort to recall California Gov. Gray Davis involves more than the fate of a Democratic governor. At stake is the future political direction not only of California but our nation.

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