Show rundown for 12/1/2005

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Insurgent Offensive in Iraq

We get the latest from the western town of Ramadi where insurgents briefly took over the city center, and where groundbreaking meetings have been taking place between U.S. Marines and tribal elders.

Debating RU-486

We talk to the father of a young woman who died after taking RU-486 and a doctor who has studied the drug about the risks.

The Cost of Coal

The second part in our look at the environmental impact of burning coal. Last week, 160 Chinese coal miners in an explosion.

Baltimore Losing Lamp Poles to Thieves

Baltimore police are in the dark over who is making off with the city's electrical poles.

Music After the Flood

James Isaacs reviews the latest CDs coming out of New Orleans.

This program aired on December 1, 2005.

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