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"The official death toll still stands at 64, but the new study estimates a death toll of at least 4,645, with some projections topping 5,700." (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
"Maybe there was not the intent to kill, but there is the knowledge that the infrastructure was being destroyed."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
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"It is pretty staggering," said the lead researcher of the new study
Julia Conley, staff writer
"What legacies are we leaving for future generations?" asks the influential...

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In the name of a sometimes questionable transparency - if you don't like something but can't do much about it, does it help to know about it? - the Defense Department publishes daily reports on the contracts they've awarded. On Jan. 14, it authorized spending over $800 million on military equipment and services. That was down to just under $300 million the next day, when the House passed a massive budget bill that includes $572 billion for defense - down from what was requested, but still...