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Dexter Filkins, The 'Times' Man in Fallujah

New York Times reporter Dexter Filkins has been covering Iraq... thoroughly. In April he received the George Polk Award for War Reporting for his riveting, first-hand account of an eight-day attack on Iraqi insurgents in Fallujah.

Dexter Filkins, The 'Times' Man in Fallujah
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On Television

HBO's 'Extras' Among New Season Offerings

The major networks and several cable units are offering up new seasons in September. A new HBO comedy, Extras, stars Ricky Gervais, who remains best known for starring in and helping to create the original British version of The Office.

HBO's 'Extras' Among New Season Offerings
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Tuesday

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Iraq

Stories from Iraq: 'Night Draws Near'

Anthony Shadid's new book is Night Draws Near: Iraq's People in the Shadow of America's War. Shadid is the Baghdad correspondent for The Washington Post. The book culls stories from Shadid's many visits to Iraq over the past eight years.

Stories from Iraq: 'Night Draws Near'
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