Monday, May 22, 2006

Tuesday's Star, afternoon update

An update from this morning's report.

Other stories likely to run tomorrow:
1. An Oregon congressman is continuing his push to ban a poisonous substance made in Oxford by Tull Chemical Co. "It’s gone into legislative limbo," says Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Ore.

2. A U.S.-led airtrike is said to have killed 80 Taliban fighters and 17 civilians.

3. The AP reports:
Thieves took sensitive personal information on 26.5 million U.S. veterans, including Social Security numbers and birth dates, after a Veterans Affairs employee improperly brought the material home, the government said Monday