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  WHO | Situation updates - Avian influenza
Avian influenza – situation in Indonesia – update 17
Avian influenza - situation in Egypt - update 17
Avian influenza A(H5N1) - update 17: Situation (human) in Thailand and (poultry) in China, Indonesia and Worldwide
www.who.int /csr/disease/avian_influenza/updates/en   (2915 words)

  
  Clemens August of Bavaria - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Clemens August of Bavaria (17 August 1700- 6 February 1761), was a member of the Wittelsbach dynasty of Bavaria and Elector and Archbishop of Cologne.
Clemens August was born in Brussels, the son of Elector Maximilian II Emanuel of Bavaria and Teresa Kunegunda Sobieska and the grandson of King Jan III Sobieski of Poland.
Clemens August patronised the arts; among others he ordered to build the palaces of Augustusburg and Falkenlust in Brühl, listed on the UNESCO cultural world heritage list, and the church of St Michael in Berg am Laim in Munich.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Klemens_August_of_Bavaria   (272 words)

  
 August 17 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
August 17 is the 229th day of the year (230th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar.
August 16 - August 18 - July 17 - September 17 -- listing of all days
This page was last modified 16:37, 5 September 2006.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/August_17   (1078 words)

  
 The Earthquake and Tsunami of August 17, 1999 in the Sea of Marmara, Turkey - by Dr. George Pararas-Carayannis
Several days later, on 31 August, a strong aftershock killed one person, injured about 166 others and knocked down some of the buildings that were already weakened by the 17 August main quake.
The August 17, 1999 Izmit earthquake was the eleventh of such a series that have broken segments of the NAF, in both eastward and westward direction.
Was All the Strain on the Seismic Gap Released by the August 17, 1999 Earthquake?
www.drgeorgepc.com /Tsunami1999Turkey.html   (2386 words)

  
 17 Aug History: This Date
On 06 August, Lewinsky appeared before the grand jury to begin her testimony, and on 17 August President Clinton testifies.
From 1859 until the flight of the Double Eagle II in 1978, there were 17 unsuccessful transatlantic balloon flights, resulting in the deaths of at least seven balloonists.
That night, they reached the coast of Ireland and on 17 August flew across England en route to their destination of Le Bourget field in Paris, site of Charles Lindbergh's landing after flying solo in a plane across the Atlantic in 1927.
www.safran-arts.com /42day/history/h4aug/h4aug17.html   (6443 words)

  
 August 17, 1998, Letter
On April 20, 1996, we received your submission of the 1997 redistricting plan and your response to our December 17, 1996 request for additional information regarding the annexation and the cancellation of the 1996 election.
Additional information that we received on May 13, 20, 30, and on June 8, 10, 12, 16, and 17, 1998, were essential to a thorough evaluation and analysis of the submitted changes; accordingly, this information recommenced the sixty-day review period under Section 5 for the above-described changes.
Additional information regarding these changes was also received on June 29, July 17, and August 14, 1993.
www.usdoj.gov /crt/voting/sec_5/ltr/l_081798.htm   (1961 words)

  
 August 17, 2004
Canty made a motion the Board enter into executive session for the discussion of an employee appeal/board action regarding an administrative recommendation, application for readmission to District 17 schools, election, transfer, and/or resignation of staff, and the evaluation of the superintendent.
Dwyer made a motion to approve the application for readmission to District 17 schools as presented by Dr. Witherspoon in executive session.
Melanie Dees, director for the Diamonds program, about implementing the program in District 17; unfortunately, last year they were unable to implement the program in District 17 due to a shortage in staff.
www.sumter17.k12.sc.us /2004August17.htm   (2379 words)

  
 Turkey - Underwater Signatures of the Kocaeli Earthquake of August 17, 1999
The fault rupture of the Kocaeli Earthquake (Mw 7.4, at 03:02 on August 17th, 1999) was well defined on land.
In the present study, single-channel, high resolution seismic reflection data were used to characterize the underwater fault signatures of the Kocaeli Earthquake in the Izmit Bay and at the eastern Marmara Sea.
Ambraseys, N.N. and Finkel, C.F. The Saros-Marmara Earthquake of 9 August 1912, Earthquake Eng.
www.geocities.com /CapeCanaveral/Station/8361/Quake99Turkey.html   (3929 words)

  
 Daily Press Briefing for August 17 -- Transcript
The United States is saddened by the tragic loss of life in the crash of the West Caribbean Air flight in Venezuela on August 16th.
We extend our condolences to the families and friends of those who've lost their lives and wish a speedy recovery to those who were injured.
Reading the TAL, it did provide for the possibility of a six-month delay if they decided by August 1st, but it was specified in there that there can only be a one-time extension there.
www.state.gov /r/pa/prs/dpb/2005/51176.htm   (4881 words)

  
 August 17, 2001 Aurora Gallery   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The photo was taken on Sunday morning August 19th at 3 am.
It was shot with Fuji film, ASA 800 at f 1.4 for 2 minutes, unguided.
Vornhusen captured these photos, which show the Northern Lights reflecting from a lake, between 21:00 and 22:30 UT on August 17th.
science.nasa.gov /spaceweather/aurora/gallery_17aug01.html   (303 words)

  
 WDNR - DNR Outdoor Report - August 17, 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: )
As of Tuesday, Aug. 17, wild fire danger levels were high in some areas of southern Wisconsin, but low to moderate throughout the north.
The center measured 0.93 inches of rain for the month of August through Tuesday morning, August 17.
To ensure that this does not happen, the biologists are recommending that deer hunters should set their own goal this year of harvesting two antlerless deer for every legal buck that they shoot.
www.dnr.state.wi.us /org/caer/ce/news/or/2004/or040817.htm   (6758 words)

  
 Proclamations, August 17, 1984   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In Witness Whereof, I have hereunto set my hand this seventeenth day of August, in the year of our Lord nineteen hundred and eighty-four, and of the Independence of the United States of America the two hundred and ninth.
The Congress, by House Joint Resolution 577, has designated August 1984 as ``Polish American Heritage Month'' and authorized and requested the President to issue a proclamation in observance of this occasion.
In Witness Whereof, I have hereunto set my hand this 17th day of August, in the year of our Lord nineteen hundred and eighty-four, and of the Independence of the United States of America the two hundred and ninth.
www.reagan.utexas.edu /archives/speeches/1984/81784a.htm   (674 words)

  
 August 17
Destroyed in reentry on 17 Sep 1983 23:43:00 GMT.
Soyuz docked with Mir's front port at 14:50:21 GMT on August 19; Mir was in a 375 x 390 km x 51.6 deg orbit.
On Feb 7 at 16:28:01 GMT the EO-22 crew and American astronaut Linenger undocked the Soyuz TM-24 ferry from the front docking port, flew it around to the far side of the complex and redocked at the rear Kvant port at 16:51:27 GMT.
www.friends-partners.org /partners/mwade/thisday/august17.htm   (918 words)

  
 August 17 - BR Bullpen
Events, births and deaths that occured on August 17.
The only threat was an eighth inning liner by Robby Thompson that SS Jose Offerman snares.
Eric Karros hits his 17 HR to provide the margin.
www.baseball-reference.com /bullpen/August_17   (4453 words)

  
 WDNR - DNR Outdoor Report - August 17, 2006
As of early August, approximately 75 percent of the lake bottom is exposed mud flats.
Project biologists will be coordinating herbicide spraying of monotypic cattail stands in the north end of the lake during the end of August.
This bird must have had her first two nests destroyed and is sitting on her third clutch.
www.dnr.state.wi.us /org/caer/ce/news/or/2006/or060817.htm   (5917 words)

  
 NucNews - August 17, 2000
TOKYO AUG 17 JPS -- Conservative parliamentarians mainly from the ruling coalition members have recently established a parliamentary league to call for the Defense Agency to be upgraded to a ministry.
Akahata reported on August 17 that the move is gaining impetus in conjunction with the implementation of the War Laws and the call for an adverse revision of the Constitution.
The league was launched on August 8 by 83 Dietmembers from the three ruling parties, the Liberal Democratic Party, the Komei Party and Conservative Party, on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the establishment of the Police Reserve Force, the original body of the present Japanese Self-Defense Forces.
nucnews.net /nucnews/2000nn/0008nn/000817nn.htm   (21101 words)

  
 August 17 Events in History
August 17, 1977 Russian nuclear sub "Artika" is 1st to North Pole
August 17, 1957 Richie Ashburn, fouls hit fan Alice Roth twice in same at bat 1st one breaks her nose, 2nd one hits her while she is on the stretcher
August 17, 1787 Jews are granted permission in Budapest Hungary to pray in groups
www.brainyhistory.com /days/august_17.html   (1930 words)

  
 eBay - august 17, Comics, Music Memorabilia items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
AUGUST 17, 1981 ALL STAR GARY CARTER SPORTS ILLUSTRATED
August 17, 1977 Memphis Newspaper ~ Elvis Dead
Izmit (Kocaeli), Turkey, Earthquake of August 17, 1999
search-desc.ebay.com /search/search.dll?query=august+17&newu=1&krd=1   (414 words)

  
 August 17, 2001
Aug 17, 2001 12:00 PM JOHN GAVIN figures farmers in a three-county area of south Arkansas probably produced twice as many marketable boxes of tomatoes this year on half the...
Aug 17, 2001 12:00 PM With an all new, roomier cab, more convenient controls, and improved front visibility; the new John Deere 9986 Cotton Pickers not only deliver dependable...
Aug 17, 2001 12:00 PM With the new 9020 and 9020T Tractors, John Deere has introduced the most complete line of four-wheel-drive and large track tractors in its history.
deltafarmpress.com /issue_20010817   (914 words)

  
 APOD: 2002 August 17 - Asteroid 2002 NY40   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Asteroid 2002 NY40 will fly by planet Earth early in the morning August 18 Universal Time (late in the evening August 17 Eastern Daylight Time).
Approaching to within about 530,000 kilometers or 1.3 times the Earth-Moon distance 2002 NY40 will definitely not be close enough to pose any danger of collision.
In this five minute time exposure, recorded at Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory on August 14, 2002 NY40 shows itself as a long smudge as it moves against a background of faint stars in the
antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov /apod/ap020817.html   (199 words)

  
 ESA Portal - Expanding Frontiers - 17 - 30 August
After a stopover in Moscow, it arrived on 24 August 2002 in Yubileiny airport, in the center of the Cosmodrome.
After arrival on 24 August, the service module was moved onto its container base into the fuelling hall.
On 27th August, the cleanliness and humidity inside the tanks was verified.
www.esa.int /esaCP/ESAKCPPV16D_Expanding_0.html   (718 words)

  
 Learn more about August 17 in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Learn more about August 17 in the online encyclopedia.
Hint: Play with putting spaces before and after your words to see the different results you get.
January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December\n
www.onlineencyclopedia.org /a/au/august_17.html   (675 words)

  
 Broadway To Vegas August 17, 1998
He admits to being a little concerned, saying he knows he can play 17, but his character is that of a 15-year-old.
Michelle Williams, 17, is cast as Jennifer Lindley, the mini-skirted city girl who moves to the Dawson's Creek small town of Capetown to escape her party-girl past.
In celebration of this event, Harrah's Hotel in Las Vegas is bringing together for the first time three of the premier interpreters of Gershwin's music for an exclusive engagement on August 28.
www.broadwaytovegas.com /August17,1998.html   (3699 words)

  
 Blasdell Development Group Inc - Ruling August 17, 1995
The transcript for the Issues Conference held on May 18, 1995 was received on July 17, 1995.
The record of the Issues Conference closed on August 1, 1995, upon the timely receipt of comments and briefs from the Issues Conference participants.
The Town provided a memorandum from the Erie County Department of Environment and Planning about the use of holding tanks, and argued that the County's memorandum prohibited their use.
www.dec.state.ny.us /website/ohms/decis/blasder.htm   (9311 words)

  
 CAPPS Notes - August 17, 2005
Agencies will have a chance to review the report and we will need positive feedback if any employee listed on the "preview" report is to be excluded from the sweep.
Therefore, PAYE for PP-16 will be run on Friday night (August 26th) in lieu of Saturday night (August 27th).
Randy Speed added that NFC is meeting tomorrow, August 18th, on this request to review it from a technical perspective.
sig.nfc.usda.gov /capps/cappsnotes/2005/aug/aug17.html   (5412 words)

  
 Tuesday, August 17, 2004 - WoW CS Hype - Shadowed Soul Forums
It's meant for players who want to have a sneak peak of what the game will look like in retail and for players who want to be a part in the production of the game itself.
All in all, I think there are a lot of things that need to be fixed and retuned before release, and I think Blizzard will address most of these with their notoriousness to release games way after their projected release dates, which is both a pro and a con.
To come on a guilds board and attack even a member much less the leader will get you a harsh response, less harsher here than on some boards, try that on FoHs board, because we are a more mature guild when someone disagrees with us.
www.shadowedsoul.com /forums/showthread.php?t=13223   (6227 words)

  
 AUGUST 17, 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Approve the minutes of the August 3, 2004 regular meeting and August 10, 2004 special meeting.
He stated he met with the EPC committee and took their concerns and suggestions to the Jerome Chamber of Commerce Board.
In conjunction with this event will be a tractor pull at the fairgrounds at 7 p.m.
www.ci.jerome.id.us /Council/JCH_Minutes_081704.htm   (2198 words)

  
 WSLC Reports Today -- August 13-17, 2001
On August 28, the Congressional Budget Office will release new figures showing that the Bush-proposed and Congress-approved tax cut is already eating into the Social Security Trust Fund, although both parties had pledged to use the Trust Fund strictly for debt reduction.
In anticipation of the criticism soon to come, last night the Bush Administration changed the accounting rules for Social Security to create the appearance that the promise was kept.
The CBO outlook, which are the figures Congress must actually live by, is also expected to issued new projections before the end of August.
www.wslc.org /reports/08-17-01.htm   (3255 words)

  
 Context of 'August 17, 2001'   (Site not responding. Last check: )
This page shows all events that either reference, or are referenced by, the event 'August 17, 2001'.
The paper describes the assessments of both the CIA and the Department of Energy, the latter of which does not believe the tubes are suitable for use as rotors in a gas centrifuge (see August 17, 2001).
National Security Advisor Condoleezza Rice learns that Department of Energy scientists disagree (see August 17, 2001) with the CIA’s assessment (see July 2001-2003) that a shipment of aluminum tubes intercepted on their way to Iraq (see July 2001) were to be used in a uranium enrichment program.
www.cooperativeresearch.org /context.jsp?item=complete_timeline_of_the_2003_invasion_of_iraq_43   (5023 words)

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