The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays, for August 16, 2004 - 6:00pm
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A big victory for Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez as nearly 60 percent of voters cast ballots against his recall ...the opposition trying to oust him says the election was fraudulent but former President Jimmy Carter and the Organization of American States say there's no evidence of cheating
President Bush announces the redeployment of as many as 70-thousand U.S. troops abroad, the largest realignment since the end of the cold war. . . . .but its not clear if the total number of American soldiers abroad will be reduced...
With the Republican National Convention less than two weeks away federal agents and local police step up their surveillance and interrogations of activists
The State Senate votes to bar public schools from using Redskins as a team or mascot name. ....backers of drivers licenses for undocumented immigrants bring 50-thosuand signatures in their support to the State Capitol
Another day of fierce fighting between U.S. troops and Shiite militia in Iraq