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posted by March 27 at 8:34 AMon
Whoops: U.S. Rep. Jim McDermott’s 2002 trip to Iraq said to have been set up an paid for by Iraqi Intelligence.
Whoops, Pt. 2: LA Times duped by forged documents in its P. Diddy Tupac murder story.
Whoops, Pt. 3: Shady U.S. military contractor selling shoddy weapons to fight Taliban and Qaeda in Afghanistan.
Public Corruption Unit Disbanded: DOJ stalls investigation of suspect GOP California congressman.
Economic Downward Spiral Continues: Banks are calling in home equity loans. Yikes.
U.S. Ratchets Up Attacks in Western Pakistan: Anticipating diminished support from post-Musharraf government, U.S. hits targets hard.
Shiite Militants Ratchet Up Attacks on Green Zone: The supposedly invulnerable U.S. -protected Green Zone comes under heavy mortar fire for fourth day in a row.
Enron II: DOJ investigation finds accounting firm shenanigans may have sparked subprime lending crisis.
Saving the Kids?: Gov. agrees to kill math portion of 10th grade WASL.
Hurting the Kids?: Gov. meets with toy industry, considers vetoing legislation banning toxic toys.