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September 23, 2002
Sara Fritz
Sen. Byrd learns from, shapes history
WASHINGTON -- In an era when most U.S. senators come with an Ivy League diploma and a restless urge to live in the White House, Robert C. Byrd is an anomaly.

FAA got alerts but no blame in attacks
WASHINGTON -- In April 2000, a man walked into the FBI field office in Newark and gave an extraordinary confession.

Together serving Clinton, separate on the trail
Several figures from the last administration are running for office, and while their fortunes are tied to one man, their fate is their own.

Mom in taped beating says she had 'a bad day'
TINLEY PARK, Ill. -- A woman caught on videotape beating her child in a department store parking lot said Sunday she lost her temper because she was having a bad day.

California legalizes embryonic stem cell research
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Gov. Gray Davis signed legislation Sunday to allow embryonic stem cell research in the state, a direct contradiction of federal limits on the research.

World in brief
French send help for Westerners in Ivory Coast

While Palestinians march, Israel ends demolition work
JERUSALEM -- Thousands of Palestinians demonstrated across the West Bank and Gaza in support of Yasser Arafat, defying Israel's efforts to leave him powerless in his largely leveled compound. Four Palestinians were shot and killed by Israeli troops trying to enforce curfews.

Three medical students train at another facility
DAVIE -- Three men who were detained as terror suspects on a Florida highway might be welcomed to train at the Miami hospital that turned them away after media attention dies down, a hospital official said Sunday.



From AP: special links on the terrorist attacks and aftermath
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FBI's Most Wanted terrorists
Afghanistan in Depth
Panoramic view of tragedy
Satellite view of Ground Zero
Flashpoint: Afghanistan
Multimedia Coverage of the Terror Attacks
Latest News on the Terror Attacks
Updated List of Victims
Terror Attack Multimedia Gallery
Terror's Path: An Interactive Map
Missing: A Multimedia Essay
Terror Attack: Minute by Minute
Terror Attack: Tower Collapse
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