The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – January 9, 2020

Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice.

Congress invokes War Powers Act to limit U.S. strikes against Iran, critics point to its loopholes
Trump rallies supporters, brags about killing Iranian general, and criticizes Democrats
Bernie Sanders and progressive Democrats promote No War in Iran Act in both houses
Without evidence, Trump claims Iranian general was planning to strike U.S. embassy
Canada and U.S. say Iran missile downed Ukraine jetliner killing all 176 onboard
Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell says impeachment trial likely next week
Trump announces rollbacks of environmental law to fast track infrastructure like oil pipelines
San Francisco’s progressive District Attorney, Chesa Boudin, sworn into office
Protesters demand San Francisco DA uphold pledge to close jail at 850 Bryant
9th Circuit Court considers wrongful death lawsuit against Berkeley Police for killing Kayla Moore
Wildfires increase in Australia as protests are planned to address nations “climate emergency”


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