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  August 10 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
August 10 is the 222nd day of the year (223rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar.
The term "the 10th of August" is widely used by historians as a shorthand for the Storming of the Tuileries Palace on 1792-
Because of this, August 10 is the International Biodiesel Day.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/August_10   (1249 words)

  
 Lewis and Clark Expedition   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
August 9, 1804 NO ENTRY IN TEXT August 10, 1804 NO ENTRY IN TEXT August 11, 1804 [Clark] Today, Captain Lewis and I and some of our men traveled to the mound where the Mahars' King was burried four years ago with 400 members of the Mahar tribe who died with Small Pox.
August 17, 1804 [Clark] Labieche (one of the men sent to the Otteauz) finally returned today reporting that the rest of the Party was coming with Reed and three Chiefs of the Nations to make peace with the Mahars.
August 22, 1804 [Clark] Lewis took a dose of salts to counteract the the arsenic that he came in contact while improving the quality of the minerals found in the bluff.
www.uky.edu /ArtsSciences/ModernStudies/HumSocSci/lc94/Section2/Phase1/Dates/Date10.html   (790 words)

  
 August 6 - 10   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
She and August were members of St. Luke’s Lutheran Church and the Friendly Circle, the Wig Wam Wagon Club, and several square dancing clubs.
On August 8, 1958, she was married to John Smidt at the Woden Christian Reformed Church.
Laverne Sylvester Simon was born August 26, 1932, in Mitchell County, Iowa, the son of Joseph M. Simon and Christina Halfman Simon.
www.pafways.org /obituaries/mcgg/2004/aug2.htm   (7303 words)

  
 NASCAR.com - NASCAR Top 10: Michigan - August 13, 2003
Waltrip, who has been in the NASCAR Top 10 all season long, has reversed his fortunes at Michigan, having qualified among the top 10 in his last four appearances and finished among the top five in two of his last three.
He qualified fourth -- his first time in the top 10 at Michigan -- and went on to a victory, which was his third of the season.
The encouraging news is that he has qualified among the top 10 and led laps in his last three starts at the 2-mile oval.
www.nascar.com /2003/news/headlines/official/top_ten/08/13/michigan   (1983 words)

  
 The History Place - This Month in History
Starting from Maine on August 11, they traveled in Double Eagle II over 3,000 miles in 137 hours, landing about 60 miles west of Paris.
The days and weeks leading up to their execution aroused worldwide protests amid accusations of unfair treatment because they had radical political views and were Italian.
August 24, 79 A.D. Vesuvius, an active volcano in southern Italy, erupted and destroyed the cities of Pompeii, Stabiae and Herculaneum.
www.historyplace.com /specials/calendar/august.htm   (4475 words)

  
 Japan Surrenders, August 10-15, 1945
On August 10, 1945, Japan offered to surrender to the Allies, the only condition being that the emperor be allowed to remain the nominal head of state.
On August 10, Leslie Groves reported to the War Department that the next bomb, another plutonium weapon, would be "ready for delivery on the first suitable weather after 17 or 18 August."
On August 12, the United States announced that it would accept the Japanese surrender, making clear in its statement that the emperor could remain in a purely ceremonial capacity only.
www.mbe.doe.gov /me70/manhattan/surrender.htm   (1100 words)

  
 August 10
A faultless deboost maneuver on August 14 achieved the desired initial elliptic orbit around the moon, and one week later the spacecraft was commanded to make a transfer maneuver to place it in a final close-in elliptic orbit of the moon.
The Soyuz TM-14 undocked from Mir at 21:47 GMT on August 9, and landed in Kazakhstan at 01:07 GMT on August 10.
At 1830 GMT on August 20 the Simplesat test satellite was ejected from a GAS canister in the cargo bay.
www.astronautix.com /thisday/august10.htm   (2973 words)

  
 August 6 - 10   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
She is survived by two daughters, Edna Franke of Charles City and Gladys Stauffer of Greene; two sons, Elmer of Clarksville and Kenneth of Maquoketa; 21 grandchildren; 9 stepgrandchildren; 50 great-grandchildren; 18 stepgreat-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren; 30 stepgreat-great-grandchildren; and two stepgreat-great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, one daughter, two sisters, two brothers, and two grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband in 1979; and one brother, August John Gehler.
www.pafways.org /obituaries/mcgg/1997/aug2.htm   (5735 words)

  
 Blogcritics.org: "Over 10,000,000 Served" - Blogcritics Breaks Barrier
About a week before our third anniversary (August 12), Blogcritics.org — our little "sinister cabal of superior bloggers on music, books, film, popular culture, technology, and politics" — has hit the 10 million unique visitors mark.
This is a nice big fat round number that speaks volumes toward the talents and dedication of our writers, editors, commenters, and most of all, the 10 million readers who have spent some of their valuable time with us since August of 2002.
Posted to Culture by Aaman Lamba on August 4, 2005 03:02 PM Eric Olsen is proud to be the founder and publisher of Blogcritics.org betwixt a bewilderingly multifarious career in the mainstream media.
blogcritics.org /archives/2005/08/04/133811.php   (2305 words)

  
 *Ø*  Wilson's Almanac free daily ezine | Book of Days | August 10 | St Lawrence tears gridiron Perseid meteor ...
For this attitude he was killed by being roasted on a gridiron, on August 10 the same year.
The term ‘the Tenth of August’ is widely used by historians as a shorthand for the
Storming of the Tuileries Palace on August 10,
www.wilsonsalmanac.com /book/aug10.html   (3997 words)

  
 TLJ News: August 6-10, 2004.
The Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) CALEA NPRM [100 pages in PDF], released on August 9, 2004, tentatively concludes that "facilities-based providers of any type of broadband Internet access service, whether provided on a wholesale or retail basis, are subject to CALEA".
As of August 10, the FCC had not published this notice in the Federal Register.
August 6 was the deadline for submitting such comments.
www.techlawjournal.com /home/newsbriefs/2004/08b.asp   (4323 words)

  
 WDNR - DNR Outdoor Report - August 10, 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The tournament was a two-day, 10 fish per day combined weight.
A reminder to boaters to be operate with caution in general on Lake Delton and on the Wisconsin River due to the heavy boating traffic in August.
Nature Storytime for pre-school children and their parents is offered at 10 a.m.
www.dnr.state.wi.us /org/caer/ce/news/or/2004/or040810.htm   (5942 words)

  
 WBA Today in History - August
Sven Ottke W 10 Wilhelmus Krijnen, Leipzig, Germany.
Ivan Robinson W 10 Arturo (Thunder) Gatti, Atlantic City.
Williams allegedly conspired with Mitchell to throw his August 12, 2000, bout with Richie Melito in Las Vegas, which Melito won via first-round knockout.
www.wbaonline.com /dates/dates08.asp   (4152 words)

  
 August - Reading 10 - BaptistBoard.com
In verse 6:21 the word “you” is the plural form and indicates that this Letter was intended to be read to the congregation there.
Proverbs 10 through 22:16 are a collection of the type of proverbs known as "wisdom sentences." In this style, we typically find a two-part statement that either offers contrast or reinforcement.
These chapters are quite difficult to outline as they usually stand alone with little or no context to the sentences surrounding them.
www.baptistboard.com /showthread.php?t=13179   (2407 words)

  
 NucNews - August 10, 2000
On 9th August 2000, a demonstration had been called by 77 organisations to commemorate Nagasaki Day, and to protest against Nuclear weapons as well as nuclear power plants.
TOKYO AUG 10, 2000 JPS -- Prime Minister Yoshiro Mori has hinted that Nagasaki City's request for extending the A-bombed area designated for free medical aid for illness related to the A-bombing might be considered.
TOKYO AUG 10 JPS -- Commemorating the 55th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki City, some 28,000 citizens paid silent tribute to the victims of the bombing at a peace memorial ceremony held by the city on August 9 at the Peace Park.
nucnews.net /nucnews/2000nn/0008nn/000810nn.htm   (19896 words)

  
 NucNews - August 10, 2003
On August 6, 1945, "Little Boy" exploded over the Japanese city of Hiroshima with devastating effect, killing approximately 140,000 Japanese and exposing another 340,000 to the damaging radiation that rushed out of the blast.
They are also evidence of a continuing shift toward political rather than military struggle for the Zapatista movement, whose adherents use ski masks to hide their identity even though there have been no major military conflicts in more than nine years.
The most recent drills - in October 2001 - involved 70,000 troops from 10 countries and were said to be the largest military exercises in the world.
nucnews.net /nucnews/2003nn/0308nn/030810nn.htm   (20356 words)

  
 eBay - august 10, Women's Clothing, Magazine Back Issues items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
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NWT $58 AUGUST SILK Emerald Green Linen/Cotton Skirt 10
search-desc.ebay.com /search/search.dll?query=august+10&newu=1&krd=1   (592 words)

  
 Michael Platt's WebLog : August 2005 - Posts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
One of the nice things about sitting on the board is that you meet some really smart architects, both in front of and on Read More
There are a couple of key points that I think I have not been clear about: This blog is not the answer to life, the universe and everything in Infrastructure...
posted Wednesday, August 10, 2005 11:53 AM by Michael Platt
blogs.technet.com /michael_platt/archive/2005/08.aspx   (557 words)

  
 Musical Calendar for August 10   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
She remained with Mel until August 1996, when he suffered a severe Stroke, eventually resulting in his demise.
During her tenure with Mel, she recorded 10 CDs with him, appeared nine times with him at The Hollywood Bowl, played nine performances at New York City's famed Carnegie Hall, performed with almost every major symphony in North America, and made many TV appearances.
Currently, Jennifer tours with Doc Severinsen, but in the past she worked in Benny Carter's Quintet, Woody Herman's Thundering Herd, Bob Cooper's Quartet, and The Bob Cooper Conte Candoli Quintet.
nfo.net /calendar/aug10.htm   (1436 words)

  
 The Voice - August 10, 2005
The 2005 Mid Region Meeting was held in connection with the Colorado Defense Lawyers' Annual Meeting on August 4-6 in Steamboat Springs, Colorado.
The lawsuit stemmed from an August 2001 accident in which a vending machine, weighing over 500 pounds, fell on and injured the plaintiff.
The plaintiff maintained that the machine was defective because it was not sufficiently stable and should have been affixed to the floor or wall.
www.imakenews.com /dri/index000088220.cfm   (993 words)

  
 Video game violence decreasing children commiting violent crimes | MetaFilter
August 9, 2005 10:06 AM Video game violence has been leading to less violent crimes in children.
And the question isn't whether or not it makes you more aggressive the question is whether or not it makes you less humane in the long term.
I believe the author's citing of declining crime statistics is merely to prove by contradiction that the claims of Thompson and Clinton are wrong.
www.metafilter.com /mefi/44150   (2457 words)

  
 August 10, 2001
Saying the White House and OMB held a gun to their heads, Senate Democrats caved in and passed the House version of a $5.5 billion emergency assistance...
Aug 10, 2001 12:00 PM THE LSU AGCENTER announced the appointment of Paul Coreil as vice chancellor and director of its Louisiana Cooperative Extension Service, effective Sept....
Aug 10, 2001 12:00 PM Monsanto Company has announced plans to simplify the pricing for corn and soybean traits produced through biotechnology.
deltafarmpress.com /issue_20010810   (708 words)

  
 Peace Corps Online | August 10, 2003 - MSNBC: Maria Shriver: Beauty and The Barbarian
Caption: Actor Arnold Schwarzenegger (L) gives a thumbs up as he is joined by his wife Maria Shriver (C-R) after he filed his declaration of candidacy papers for the California gubernatorial recall election at the Los Angeles County Registrar's Office in Norwalk, California.
August 9, 2003 - Shrivers and Kennedys mum on Arnold
Schwarzenegger made his candidacy official, telling chanting supporters he would be 'the people's governor.' The Austrian-born action film star and political novice, a Republican, has quickly come to be regarded as the front-runner in the October 7 election to replace the unpopular Democrat Gray Davis.
peacecorpsonline.org /messages/messages/2629/2015342.html   (2294 words)

  
 Noise News for Week of August 10, 1997
However, the article goes on to say, residents have long suspected that the Fly Quiet program was the beginning of a long-range strategy by the airport and city to add more runways at O'Hare.
The hearing was set for August 25, but the Plainfield Town Council sent a letter to the authority asking for a 90-day delay.
Brandgard said the city needed the postponement "to allow a serious and intelligent response to the issue that impacts many citizens." Brandgard also noted that the noise study was "detailed and technical," and that there was no way town officials could adequately analyze it in six weeks.
www.nonoise.org /news/1997/aug10.htm   (7979 words)

  
 August 10, 2001
Although it's almost a year until the start of the West Marine Pacific Cup from San Francisco to Kaneohe Bay, Oahu, Hawaii, the entries are already pouring in.
As of August 7, they included, Giant Slayer, SC 27; Alakazam, JDF 30; Victoria, Bavaria 35; Allessandra, Jeanneau 36; Mintake 4, Farr 38; Argonaut, J/40; Alcyone, Hinckley 40; Bravado, Elliott 46; Hooligan, SC 50; Emily Carr, SC 50; Octavia, SC 50; Ariel, SC 52; and Winnetou, SC 52.
August 10 - The Pacific Ocean and Cyberspace
www.latitude38.com /LectronicLat/2001/August2001/Aug10/Aug10.html   (1180 words)

  
 2000
SUNNYVALE, CA -- August 10, 2000 --AMD today publicly released the x86-64™ Architecture Programmers Overview, the instruction manual the software community can use to begin incorporating x86-64™ technology support in their operating systems, applications, drivers and development tools.
AMD's x86-64™ technology will first be supported in the family of processors codenamed "Hammer," planned to be announced at the end of 2001.
US PDT, August 10, and will run until 10:30 a.m.
amd.com /us-en/Corporate/VirtualPressRoom/0,,51_104_543_552~715,00.html   (910 words)

  
 JustOneMinute: Able Was I Ere I Saw "Able Danger"
On the heals of a New York Times story revealing that the 9/11 commission knew of, but ignored, the Able Danger/Atta angle, the always-excellent MinuteMan is now convinced, as AJStrata was from the beginning, that the Able Danger story represents a m...
In this case, it's clearly a Democratic administration, and of course the JAG Corps and the DoD's civilian lawyers, that shelved information that could have possibly prevented 9/11 from happening, all ignored by the 9/11 commission.
Ok, I've been on the phone now for...oh, about three days, to some old chums in Tampa, checking this story out, asking questions,...etc. So far what I've heard is that IF this story is true, then those who are really in the know in the Intel world ar...
justoneminute.typepad.com /main/2005/08/able_i_was_ere_.html   (4173 words)

  
 News Briefs: August 6-10, 2001.
On August 6 the FCC filed a motion for stay pending a petition for writ of certiorari.
FCC Commissioner Kathleen Abernathy announced at the August 9 FCC meeting that Jason Scism will be her Special Assistant for congressional, intergovernmental and industry relations.
ProComp, an anti Microsoft group, released a statement on August 2 in which it stated that "It is clear that Microsoft has gone into its four-corners offense, trying to run out the clock until its unlawful product, Windows XP, is shipped to consumers.
www.techlawjournal.com /home/newsbriefs/2001/08b.asp   (7206 words)

  
 News Clips for August 10-12, 2002
For starters, King says, the children of baby boomers are creating a population bulge a generation after their parents did.
This year, 2.85 million students were expected to graduate from high school, a steady increase from the 2.48 million who graduated 10 years ago.
Queens University of Charlotte, for example, saw a drop of about 10 percent in applications this year in its school of arts and sciences, which is where most freshmen enroll.
www.ncsu.edu /univ_relations/news_services/dailyclips/0802/081202clips.htm   (13063 words)

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