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Weekly Alibi
 Jan 13 - 19, 2005 
Where's the Support?
Old wounds rehashed: As a new generation of returning soldiers receive a hero's welcome, the health care needs of older veterans are being pushed aside by underfunding, budget cuts and bureaucracy. With so much talk of support for our troops, why is the Veterans Affairs Health Care System on life support?
NEWS/OPINION
Guest Editorial
If Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. were alive today, would America live up to his "dream," or would it look more like a nightmare?
News Commentary
Blind in Baghdad: With a rising death toll and no viable end in sight, the United States is still struggling to understand the very nature of our enemies.
MUSIC
Sonic Reducer
Burque blues brothers Stan Hirsch and Eric McFadden want you to get Captured Alive: Doin' Jazz.
FOOD
FILM & TV
White Noise
The self-billed "scariest movie of the year" also happens to be the worst--White Noise is a steaming pile of ghost excrement.
ARTS/LIT
Performance Review
Standing on the Shoulders of Giants will win you over with its intimate charm and hokey magic feats faster than you can say "Abracadabra!"

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Helping Nepal: Five organizations accepting donations and offering relief in Nepal

A list of five organizations accepting donations and offering relief to victims of the massive earthquake that happened on April 25 in Nepal.

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The Daily Word in murder trials, police brutality and devastation in Nepal

The Daily Word

A devastating earthquake in Nepal has left the death toll at over 4,000 and rising.

It also sparked an avalanche on Mount Everest.

Other natural disasters around the world this weekend included a giant tornado in Texas, heavy rains and flooding in Pakistan, killing dozens, and volcanic ash blanketing the Chilean town of Ensenada.

Russian hackers have been reading the President's emails.

The mastermind behind Silk Road is being charged in the overdose deaths of six customers.

McDonald's expects to have closed at least 700 stores by the end of 2015.

The James Holmes murder trial is set to begin today, almost three years after the mass shooting occurred in a Colorado movie theater.

In other Colorado news, mayhem erupted at a carnival in Colorado Springs over the weekend.

This APD Officer has a lot of explaining to do.

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Nepal Earthquakes Evoke Memories and Call for Action

August March remembers Nepal and considers recent earthquakes' impact on the region.
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