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  August 2001 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
August 1 - Law goes into effect in Germany legalizing same-sex marriages.
August 2 - Robert Mueller confirmed as the new FBI director.
August 9 - US President George W. Bush announces his support for federal funding of limited research on embryonic stem cells.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/August_2001   (181 words)

  
 August 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
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Helen and Richards page August 2001, Ilkley, West Yorkshire - My daughter Helen gets married In August 2001, lets share tip's, it is a big wedding for almost 200 guests.
Cognitive Science 2001 To be held August 1-4, 2001 in Edinburgh, Scotland.
www.serebella.com /encyclopedia/article-August_2001.html   (384 words)

  
 August 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
In August 2001, Pinter told The Guardian's Matthew Tempest that, although he did not believe that the former Serbian president Slobodan Milosevic was innocent...
Floated on a Reagan-era ballot proposition and financed by a half-cent sales tax increase, the 23-mile corridor broke ground in August 2001, and has been...
And in the United States, federal funds for ES cell work is only available for a handful of cell lines derived before August 2001.
www.wikiverse.org /august-2001   (196 words)

  
 Born In August | Parents Community   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
This group orginated from a "Due in August 2001" bulletin board on a commercial website.
The BIA site was created by a member and her husband in early 2002 as a non-commercial site just for mommies of August babies.
The cycle continues as several August 2001 mommies are now expecting their next children in 2003.
www.borninaugust.com   (251 words)

  
 Baikonur LC200
Positioned in geosynchronous orbit at 85 deg E in 1979-1982 Last known longitude (29 August 2001) 84.16 deg E drifting at 0.043 deg E per day.
Positioned in geosynchronous orbit at 35 deg E in 1981-1986 Last known longitude (30 August 2001) 112.14 deg E drifting at 0.090 deg E per day.
Last known longitude (28 August 2001) 160.57 deg E drifting at 6.520 deg W per day.
www.astronautix.com /sites/bailc200.htm   (9586 words)

  
 Standing Committee Minutes - 13 August 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The purpose of this ordinance is to clarify that moneys received by or on behalf of the churchwardens of a parochial unit that are "parishioner-designated" donations to organisations are allowable deductions from gross receipts of the parochial unit for assessment purposes.
The purpose of this ordinance is declare new trusts, authorise the sale of 2 residences and to authorise the application of the net proceeds.
The purpose of this ordinance is to authorise the sale of certain land, to provide for the application of the net sale proceeds and to invest some of the proceeds and apply the income.
www.sydney.anglican.asn.au /synod/stancom/reports/august_13_2001.htm   (935 words)

  
 August 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
TROY, NY, August 15, 2001 - Researchers studying core samples from New York's Central Park Lake found mercury at levels at least ten times the amount found in some industrial areas, and they are pointing to coal burning as the source.
(Tuesday, August 21, 2001) (Binghamton-AP) Health officials say they're not too surprised by the discovery, noting August and September are considered to be the peak season for the mosquitoes which spread the virus.
NILE FEARS TAKE FLIGHT IN BROOKLYN August 25, 2001 -- Birds are dropping like flies on one block in the Gravesend section of Brooklyn, fueling fears that the West Nile virus is also in the air.
www.rochesterenvironment.com /august_2001.htm   (6130 words)

  
 August 2001 news archive: Digital Photography Review
Monday, 27 August 2001 Other sites reviews A couple of the other digital camera sites have posted reviews in the last few days, as I've just returned from Berlin I'll fill you in on who's been doing the write-up on what.
IFA 2001: 0800 CET: Nikon Europe has this morning confirmed that the Coolpix 775 will be released to the European market, they have also announced the new upgraded and improved Coolpix 885.
Just before PMA 2001 we noted Lexar's press release about their new 512 MB Pro CF Type I card, today they've put out a press release which confirms that they are now shipping this card.
www.dpreview.com /news/0108/archive.asp   (3537 words)

  
 August 2001
The second event is commemoration on August 9th -the anniversary of the crash -at 10 o’clock in the morning at the place of the accident two miles east of Lassen (Highway 269) on Oakland Avenue in Five Points.
On the morning of August 9,1999 fifteen farm workers were coming home from picking tomatoes all night when the van in which they were riding crashed into a truck.13 were killed and the other two were seriously injured.
For two nights in August, Fresnans will have chance to indulge their taste for Irish culture while helping keep the Valley ’s only liberal/progressive TV show on the air.
www.fresnoalliance.com /home/magazine/2001/082001.htm   (8447 words)

  
 White House Releases Pre-9/11 Intel Memo - April 10, 2004
The confidential President's Daily Brief (PDB) for August 6, 2001 contained a two-page section entitled "Bin Ladin Determined to Strike in US," and refers to possible hijacking attempts by Osama bin Laden disciples and the existence of about 70 FBI investigations into alleged al-Qaeda cells operating within the United States.
The August 6 PDB, an excerpt from which you'll find below, was presented to Bush while he vacationed at his ranch in Crawford, Texas.
While Bush critics have described the August 6 PDB as a warning of an impending al-Qaeda attack, Condoleezza Rice, Bush's national security adviser, testified Thursday that the document contained "historical information based on old reporting.
www.thesmokinggun.com /archive/0409041pdb1.html   (177 words)

  
 - August , 2001
Both S. 1510 passed by the Senate on October 11, 2001 (the "Senate bill"), and H.R. 2975 passed by the House of Representatives on October 12, 2001, included this section containing the short title "Uniting and Strengthening America (USA) Act of 2001" and the table of contents for the Act.
Both the House and Senate bills included this provision to allow the Attorney General to authorize overtime pay for INS employees in an amount in excess of $30,000 during calendar year 2001, to ensure that experienced personnel are available to handle the increased workload generated by the events of September 11, 2001.
This section states that no benefit under this subtitle shall be provided to anyone culpable for the terrorist attacks on September 11 or to any family member of such an individual.
leahy.senate.gov /press/200110/102401a.html   (8925 words)

  
 Guardian Unlimited | Archive Search
Israeli tanks pound Palestinian gunmen in the most ferocious clashes for weeks yesterday as the new Bush administration in Washington disowns months of dogged effort by President Bill Clinton to deliver a peace deal in the Middle East.
Israel reimposes a total blockade on the occupied territories, following the deaths of 14 February 2001 eight soldiers and civilians, killed when a Palestinian bus driver ploughs his vehicle into a waiting queue.
31 May 2001 Faisal Husseini, the most prominent Palestinian leader in Jerusalem, dies suddenly of a heart attack during a visit to Kuwait.
www.guardian.co.uk /Archive/Article/0,4273,4260605,00.html   (3093 words)

  
 Route 288 Construction - June to August 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Construction on the western portion of VA-288 began in 1995 in Goochland County with a 3.9-mile-long project between West Creek Parkway and US-250 Broad Street Road, and the project was completed in 1997 as a 2-lane freeway on a 4-lane right-of-way.
The project to complete the western portion of VA-288, started in 2001, will build a parallel roadway for northbound traffic, and that roadway can be seen under construction to the right.
Construction barrels have been placed, but ground has not yet been broken for the dualization starting in 2001; so this photo shows the highway as it looked after it was opened in 1997.
www.roadstothefuture.com /VA288_Construction_JunAug01.html   (453 words)

  
 RCA-news August 2001 issue   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
One year after Microsoft, Barnesandnoble.com, Simon and Schuster and AOL predicted a huge shift to electronic books, they are reexamining their predictions as there has been very little demand for the product.
And, AOL estimates that its sales of electronic books should reach $1 million by the end of 2001 and $50 million per year by 2006.
A delegation of ministers descended on the Staples shareholder meeting on August 31, 2001 to deliver a letter from 127 religious leaders urging the company to stop buying and selling paper made from endangered forests.
lists.essential.org /pipermail/rca-news/20010906/000020.html   (1362 words)

  
 The Catholic Communications Office   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
30 August 2001 - Statement by Most Rev William Lee, Bishop of Waterford and Lismore on the death of Fr.
(Full text) 48-2001 23 August 2001 - DEMOCRACY IN SOCIAL DRIFT - Address by Dr Brendan Comiskey, Bishop of Ferns at International Humbert School, Castlebar, Co Mayo on Thursday 23 August 2001.
(Full text) 47-2001 19 August 2001 - Statement by the Northern Catholic Bishops on the publication of the updated Implementation Plan for Policing in Northern Ireland.
www.catholiccommunications.ie /Pressrel/pressreleases-august-2001.html   (125 words)

  
 NewsDesk: August 2001
Situations that pose a direct threat to the physical or emotional/behavioural safety of their children during the after school hours are the top concern of parents in Canada, according to a new national study that explores how children spend the after school hours and parental concerns about the 3 - 6 p.m.
The national study involved telephone interviews with 500 Canadian parents of children aged 6 -14 and is part of a three-year initiative to address the growing demand among parents for safe, constructive and reputable after school programs for their children.
This information was crucial for the Canadian Government to formulate their contribution toward the UN's next 10-year plan of action, entitled A World Fit For Children, which outlines a new global commitment to improve the lives of children around the world.
www.cyc-net.org /Newsdesk/news-august2001.html   (16426 words)

  
 Team Information 2001
This weekend we compete in the Bega Valley Rally on the NSW South Coast.
The team have been left champing at the bit after the untimely cancellation of the 2001 Central Coast round of the NSW Rally Championship.
As the rally season is about to get underway, it's time we updated you on what we have been up to and what we have planned for the 2001 season.
www.mrtrally.com.au /team/info2001.htm   (519 words)

  
 Mortgage Fraud Alert - August 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
We urge in-house counsel to read this case for a full understanding of the various cases that resulted in this decision, or contact Arthur Prieston at aprieston@lanahan.com or (415) 302-7854.
If you have specific questions about the types of fraud schemes or any other aspects of litigating mortgage fraud, contact Arthur J. Prieston at aprieston@lanahan.com or (415) 302-7854.
Copyright © 2001 Mortgage Bankers Association of America.
www.mbaa.org /alerts/2001/mf_0817.html   (1353 words)

  
 VISA BULLETIN
Consular officers are required to report to the Department of State documentarily qualified applicants for numerically limited visas; the US Immigration and Naturalization Service reports applicants for adjustment of status.
For August, immigrant numbers in the DV category are available to qualified DV-2001 applicants chargeable to all regions/eligible countries as follows.
The year of entitlement for all applicants registered for the DV-2001 program ends as of September 30, 2001.
www.rapidimmigration.com /www/bulletin/2001_August_bulletin.htm   (1366 words)

  
 Botany 2001, Albuquerque, New Mexico 12-16 August 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Images from Botany 2001: we have assembled a Power Point presentation of memories from the meeting.
Botany 2001 Abstracts, part 2 (pages 71-116) Paleobotany (Taylor, Thomas et al.
Botany 2001 Abstracts, part 3 (pages 117-174) Systematics (Hardy et al.
www.botany2001.org   (726 words)

  
 - August , 2001
Agreement reached to streamline the Public Safety Officers' Benefit Program to require payments within 30 days of certification of death or disability for any firefighter, law enforcement officer, or emergency personnel involved in the prevention, investigation, rescue or recovery efforts related to any future terrorist attack.
Agreement reached to expand the Regional Information Sharing Systems Program to coordinate secure information sharing among Federal, State and local law enforcement agencies to investigate and prosecute terrorist conspiracies and activities.
Agreement reached to require the Attorney General, in consultation with the CIA Director, to provide training to federal, state and local government officials to identify foreign intelligence information obtained in the course of their duties.
leahy.senate.gov /press/200110/100401a.html   (1814 words)

  
 New Zealand Mathematical Societu Newsletter Number 82, August 2001
WABI 2001 (University of Aarhus, Denmark, August 28--31, 2001) is the first workshop on Algorithms in Bioinformatics, and is sponsored by EATCS (the European Association for Theoretical Computer Science) and jointly organized and co-located with WAE 2001 and ESA 2001.
SEAMO 2001: The 10 South East Asian countries held their second Olympiad (South East Asian Mathematical Olympiad) from 18 to 22 June this year in Penang and Derek chaired the Jury for the second time.
The reclassified tertiary funding rates for 2000 and 2001, by separating taught and research based activities at postgraduate level, further undermined the instructional programmes in the Mathematical Sciences and have exacerbated the difficulties being experienced by these disciplines.
www.massey.ac.nz /~wwifs/mathnews/Nzms82/news82.htm   (18337 words)

  
 August 2001
If injuries continue at this rate, the total estimate for 2001 is expected to show a marked increase over 2000.
Ann Brown, Chairman of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), announced today her intention to resign as Chairman and as a Commissioner on November 1, 2001, unless another Chairman is nominated and confirmed by the Senate before that date.
From 1990 to August 2000, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has reports of nearly 150 deaths to children under the age of 15 involving playground equipment; at least 90 of these occurred in a home setting.
www.buyforhome.com /august_2001.htm   (815 words)

  
 Artworks Gallery - August 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Artworks Gallery in Winston-Salem, NC, is presenting a one-person show of sculpture and graphics entitled, From Japan to Jerusalem, by Duncan Lewis, from Aug. 7 through Sept. 8, 2001.
Duncan Lewis's new work represents the culmination of the regional artist project grant that he received in 2000 from the Forsyth County Arts Council.
Copyright© 2001 by PSMG, Inc., which published Charleston Arts from July 1987 - Dec. 1994 and South Carolina Arts from Jan. 1995 - Dec. 1996.
www.carolinaarts.com /801artworks-ws.html   (264 words)

  
 August 2001
Ben & Jerry's, South Burlington, VT, is looking for potential stars for Citizen Cool, a movie project that will highlight people doing extraordinary things in their communities.
Scoop Trucks are touring top markets through August collecting tales of local good deeds and sampling ice cream.
Mott's will sample the mixes and distribute coupons at Buffet concerts in August and September.
promomagazine.com /news/marketing_august/index.html   (526 words)

  
 August 2001
I just returned from the 2001 Advanced Family Law Seminar in San Antonio, Texas.
Beginning September 1, 2001, persons who are victims of dating violence may seek a protective order under Chapter 71 of the Texas Family Code.
Previously, only persons who had been married, lived together or had a child together could come within the Family Code protective order sections.
www.zoefamilylaw.com /cm/newsletters/newsletters14.asp   (557 words)

  
 Second World War Books: News for August 2001
The "Bargain Books" catalog for August 17, 2001 is on hand with a larger-than-usual section of World War II titles.
The "Summer 2001 History" catalog from the Scholar's Bookshelf arrived by mail today with a modest number of WWII-related titles.
Due from Hikoki at the end of September 2001.
www.sonic.net /%7Ebstone/book0108.shtml   (977 words)

  
 Spiritual Phenomena at Gabal Dronka, Assiut (August 2001)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
This year (2001) starting on Wednesday 15 August, visitors witnessed spiritual phenomena in the form of bright lights, which reached a peak on Saturday 18 August.
The monastery was receiving around 30-40 thousand visitor daily, but after the spiritual phenomena the numbers grew very rapidly.
Two thousand years ago, the Holy Family passed by Mount Dronka, 8 Kms south-west the city of Assiut, and their blessing of this location was commemorated in the Christian era by the building of the Mountain-top Monastery of Dronka.
www.zeitun-eg.org /dronka.htm   (149 words)

  
 Hour 25 - Previous Shows - August 2001
August 17, 2001 - Brad Peebler & Lightwave 7
On Friday - August 17, 2001 - our guest was Brad Peebler, the Vice President for 3D Graphics at NewTek and we'll be chatting with him about Lightwave Version 7 - which was just released this last Monday at the SIGGRAPH computer conference.
When they were in town for the LA Times Festival of Books and the 2001 Nebula Awards ceremony we were able to get a few minutes with them to chat about writing and related subjects before they had to run off to the airport and go home.
www.hour25online.com /Hour25_Previous_Shows_2001-8.html   (4257 words)

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