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Assassinations Inflame Iraq as Election Nears

Two top aids to Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani were assassinated yesterday, raising tensions as we approach the date of the election in Iraq.

Supreme Court Ruling Gives Judges More Power

The Supreme Court has once again turned federal sentencing guidelines on their heads. This time by giving more power to judges.

Tired Interns

A new report in the New England Journal of Medicine shines a light on the problem of medical interns working too long hours.

Trauma of Tsunami Survivors

Refugee of the tsunami disaster need psychological help in addition to food, clean water, and shelter.


Baseball announces new drug testing rules, and we check in on the state of the NFL playoffs.

Writing While Under the Influence

Bill Marx talks with the author of a book which looks at the way alcohol affected some of last century's greatest writers.

This program aired on January 13, 2005.

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