Saturday, August 5, 2006

· A map with an Aug. 4 article on fighting between Israel and Hezbollah showed an incorrect location for the Israeli town of Acre. It is on the coast, north of Haifa.

· An Aug. 4 Metro story about slain Fairfax County police officers Vicky Armel and Mike Garbarino incorrectly described a fundraiser as a roaming poker game. The event, called a poker run, is a motorcycle ride.

· In an Aug. 4 Weekend list of fairs in the region, the Shenandoah County Fair in Woodstock, Va., was listed under West Virginia.

· An Aug. 3 Business article referred to Clear Channel Communications as a concert promoter. Clear Channel sold its live-entertainment division last year.

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