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Evening News on 12/20/13

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Fri, 12/20/2013 - 5:00pm - 5:30pm
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Evening News on 12/19/13

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Thu, 12/19/2013 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 12/18/13

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Wed, 12/18/2013 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 12/17/13

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Tue, 12/17/2013 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 12/16/13

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Mon, 12/16/2013 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 12/13/13

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Fri, 12/13/2013 - 5:00pm - 5:30pm
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Tonight on the KBOO Evening News:
 
:> The budget passed the house and will head to the senate for likely passage, thereby avoiding a nother government shut down.
 
:> An economic study indicates that the Northwest’s only nuclear power plant is so costly it might need to be shutdown.
 
:> Protestors in Thailand call for the ousting of the Prime Minister as she dissolves parliament.

We also hear a report on the student walkout at Wilson High School in support of teachers currently negotiating a contract.

Evening News on 12/12/13

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Thu, 12/12/2013 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 12/11/13

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Wed, 12/11/2013 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 12/10/13

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Tue, 12/10/2013 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Tonight we hear about protests at the Mexican Consulate to free Nestora Salgado - and more!

Watch video from today's protest in Portland

Evening News on 12/09/13

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Mon, 12/09/2013 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Here's what people experiencing homelessness need:

Tri-County Portland Metro Area

1) JOIN

  • Adult socks
  • Adult men’s and women’s underwear (all sizes)
  • Gloves (JOIN is completely out)

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Pakistan's role in the world(Interview w/Stephen Zunes)

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Wed, 11/28/2007

As President Pervez Musharraf steps down as the head of the military in Pakistan, KBOO took the opportunity to speak with Professor Stephen Zunes about what this means:

 

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Bombs tested on Hawaiian army base w/depleted uranium

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Tue, 11/27/2007

On Hawaii’s Big Island, U-S Air Force planes are dropping unarmed bombs the size of a small automobile.

The first fear was of a bomb missing its target and hitting a school or hospital.
But now, as we reported yesterday on KBOO News, the army base where the practice bombs are being dropped has been discovered to be contaminated with depleted uranium.

Today, KBOO’s Crystal Leighty spoke with Activist Jim Albertini on the Big Island.

Quakers Speak about Issues at Palestine-Israel Peace Talks

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Tue, 11/27/2007

As George Bush hastily made his entrance and exit at a one-day Israel-Palestine peace talk in Annapolis Maryland yesterday, others in the area were organizing events to bring attention to issues that weren’t addressed in the summit.

Phil Karoum is with the Annapolis Friends Meeting, a Quaker church that organized events yesterday and Monday in Annapolis. KBOO’s Jenka Soderberg spoke with Mister Karoum earlier today:

 

Bolivian Constitutional Reform

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Tue, 11/27/2007

 

Bolivia is recovering from a violent weekend of protests in Sucre . 4 people were killed and hundreds were injured as groups protested a constitutional assembly being held to reform Bolivia’s founding document.
 
KBOO's Eoin Bastable spoke earlier today with Evan Cuthbert who is living in Bolivia and reporting on the current political situation.

 

CA car emission clean-up blocked by Cheney

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Tue, 11/27/2007

 

Vice President Dick Cheney was behind a controversial decision to block California’s attempt to impose tough emission standards on car manufacturers.
KBOO’s Crystal Leighty has more.

 

Interview w/Oregon Psychologists on Complicity w/Torture Techniques

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Tue, 11/27/2007

Just over a week ago a major operating manual for the United States Military prison camp at Guantanamo Bay was leaked and posted on the internet.This manual reveals that the military had an official policy of putting some new prisoners in isolation to break them down psychologically.A number of psychologists were involved in the development of the so-called ‘harsh interrogation techniques’.

the American Psychological Association continues to condone psychologists’ work on interrogations at Guantanamo and CIA black sites. 

KBOO reporter linda Olson-Osterlund talks with the head of the Oregon Psychological Association to see what position they are taking on this debate.

 

Fur-free Friday march in Portland

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Sun, 11/25/2007

This past Friday was declared ‘Fur Free Friday’ by animal rights activists nationwide.

Here in Portland, a march was held by the group ‘In Defense of Animals’.

Matt Rosell is a representative of that group.  He spoke to KBOO about Friday’s protest

Fur-free Friday protest

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Sun, 11/25/2007

This past Friday was declared ‘Fur Free Friday’ by animal rights activists nationwide.  Here in Portland, a march was held by the group ‘In Defense of Animals’.

Matt Rosell is a representative of that group.  He spoke to KBOO about Friday’s protest:

 

Klamath Plan Favors Irrigators

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Fri, 11/23/2007

Fish and wildlife experts are criticizing the new federal water plan that dictates how much water is allowed to flow down the Klamath River for the next decade.

They say the plan puts already struggling fisheries, fishing communities, and national wildlife refuges at risk, in favor of irrigators, and that too much water has been promised to too many people.

KBOO’s Helen Honey has more, in collaboration with the Oregon News Service:

City Council on renaming a street to Cesar Chavez

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Fri, 11/23/2007

The Portland City Council took testimony on renaming a major street in honor of César Chávez.

KBOO’s Andy Seaton has the report.

 

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