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Najaf Assault

U.S. military forces began their assault on the forces of radical Muslim cleric Muqtada al-Sadr today.

Googly-Eyed No More

The courtship between Wall Street and web site search engine Goggle has soured a little, and the relationship hasn't even been consummated.

Stem Cell Political Hot Potato

The promise and pitfalls of stem cell research are turning into hot issues in the presidential election.

Iran Going Nuclear?

Iran has successfully test-fired a new improved missile capable of carrying a nuclear warhead and reaching as far as Israel.

Public Defenders Decry Salary

As a result of a dispute between public defenders and Massachusetts, three alleged drug dealers were released since they had no legal counsel.

Greek Baseball Team

We speak to some American restaurateurs who want to play on Greece's Olympic baseball team.

No Where to Go

Refugees from Montserrat are told to leave the U.S. Where do they go now that most of the island is still under volcanic rubble?

Remembrances of Olympics Past

Our host Robin Young recalls Olympics past.

This program aired on August 12, 2004.

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