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  • GOP takes flak on Bolton, filibuster

    GOP takes flak on Bolton, filibuster

    April 29, 2005

    WASHINGTON — Messages like Gail Keen’s e-mail to Sen. George Voinovich (R-Ohio) are signs of grassroots fightback against a menacing extremist agenda pushed by President Bush and the Republican leadership on Capitol Hill. It includes the...

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  • Jim West, 91, Communist leader

    Jim West, 91, Communist leader

    April 29, 2005

    In an unpublished memoir, Jim West, a lifelong Communist Party organizer, wrote that he “was prepared to go wherever the Party or YCL thought I might be helpful … I had decided to dedicate my life...

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  • Martial arts star calls for landmine ban

    Martial arts star calls for landmine ban

    April 29, 2005

    Action movie star Jackie Chan has called for a global landmine ban at the start of a three-day visit to Cambodia. Chan, who is scouting locations in the country to make a film on the subject,...

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  • Gospel stars to come out for UN Environment Day

    Gospel stars to come out for UN Environment Day

    April 29, 2005

    SAN FRANCISCO — Legendary gospel singers are voicing their support for a greener planet Earth. Not since the recording of “We Are the World” 20 years ago has the music industry come together for such a...

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  • Wal-Mart: always low-down lies?

    Wal-Mart: always low-down lies?

    April 29, 2005

    According to a recent survey commissioned by Wal-Mart, New Yorkers overwhelmingly support the opening of Wal-Mart stores throughout the city’s five boroughs. According to Wal-Mart’s survey, most New Yorkers believe that Wal-Mart will help the city...

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