Sioux City, UNITED STATES
Democratic presidential candidate Kerry reaches out into the crowd at a rally.
Democratic presidential candidate John Kerry reaches out into the crowd at a rally in Sioux City, Iowa, July 24, 2004. Kerry and running mate John Edwards will be formally anointed next week at the Democratic convention in Boston as the party's challengers to President George W. Bush and Vice President Dick Cheney in the November 2 election. REUTERS/Jim Young US ELECTION JY/CRB