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  August 6 PDB
CIA and the FBI are investigating a call to our embassy in the UAE in May sayingthat a group or Bin Laden supporters was in the U.S. planning attacks with explosives.
When this PDB item was presented to the President on August 6, 2001, his PDB briefer told him that it was prepared in response to the President's previous questions.
The copy of the PDB that has been released is a copy of the PDB prepared for the President, except that three redactions have been made to protect the names of foreign governments that provided information to CIA.
www.agonist.org /annex/pdb.htm   (1262 words)

  
  August 6 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
August 6 is the 218th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (219th in leap years), with 147 days remaining.
Japan - Toro Nagashi (Hiroshima) - Floating lantern ceremony to honor those killed by the U.S. atomic bomb in Hiroshima.
August 5 - August 7 - July 6 - September 6 -- listing of all days
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/August_6   (1423 words)

  
 August 6-9 | No Nukes, No Wars, No Profiteers
As we mark the 62nd anniversaries, on August 6th and 9th, of the U.S. atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, it's time to realize that we've been pushing our luck.
August 8, 2006 - Across the nation Sunday, August 6, protesters marched, rallied, and held vigils and teach-ins demanding an end to nuclear weapons and wars.
August 9th also marked the UN’s “International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples,” and many of the day’s events reflected this, noting that indigenous peoples around the world have been victims of the entire nuclear cycle, from uranium mining to atmospheric testing.
www.august6.org   (935 words)

  
 No Nukes! No Wars! Defend Democracy! August 6 and 9 National Days of Remembrance and Action 1945-2005
August 6 and 9, 2005 mark the 60th anniversaries of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki by the United States.
Download and print the August 6 and 9 National Days of Remembrance and Action Postcard to distribute to members of your organization and at community event.
In early August this year, three important anniversaries coincide: the 40th anniversary of the 1965 Voting Rights Act on August 3, and the 60th anniversaries of the 1945 US atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki on August 6 and 9.
www.wagingpeace.org /august6and9   (3329 words)

  
 August 2003
On August 6 he takes a leave of absence from his post so that he can legally run for president, and delegates authority to his predecessor, Artur Rasizade.
Owais Ahmed Ghani is sworn in as new governor on August 11.
Mulayam Singh Yadav is sworn in as chief minister on August 29.
rulers.org /2003-08.html   (910 words)

  
 Surfline | Robert August (June 6, 1945-)
Robert Alan August was born into the surfing scene, the son of Blackie August, a renowned lifeguard, athlete, party host and one of the first to surf Redondo Beach.
At 14, August was already appearing in Bruce Brown's movies, traveling extensively while maintaining a good standing at Huntington High School, where, as a senior, he was elected student body president.
In circumnavigating the globe, August and Hyson had the luxury of being the first people to surf in many areas that had never seen a surfboard.
www.surfline.com /surfaz/august_robert.cfm   (561 words)

  
 August 6 Birthdays in History
August 6, 1969 Simon Doull, cricket medium pacer, NZ August 6, 1968 Celena Mondie-Milner, born in Milledgeville, Georgia, 100m/200m runner
August 6, 1921 Ella Raines, born in Sinoqualmie Falls, Washington, actress, Janice Dean RN August 6, 1919 Pauline Betz Addie, born in Dayton, Ohio, tennis champ, Wimbledon 1946
August 6, 1881 Alexander Fleming, born in England, bacteriologist, penicillin; Nobel 1954
www.brainyhistory.com /daysbirth/birth_august_6.html   (1544 words)

  
 Braves Journal: Early Game Thread: August 6, Braves at Cards
Posted by: Clark at August 6, 2005 12:01 PM Good thing Betemit had two hits again last night or he'd be batting 9th.
Posted by: braves rule at August 6, 2005 01:52 PM I should say here my wife has a theory: She thinks that Andruw hits when Chipper's not in the line-up.
Posted by: kc at August 6, 2005 02:23 PM If he only plays better when he has to, that implies that he's not trying the rest of the time, and I just really think that's absurd.
www.bravesbeat.com /bravesjournal/archives/2005/08/early_game_thre_9.html   (3675 words)

  
 August 6, 2001, President's Daily Briefing Memo - SourceWatch
White House Briefing on Release of the August 6, 2001 President's Daily Brief Excerpt "Bin Ladin Determined to Strike in U.S." (http://www.fas.org/irp/news/2004/04/wh041004b.html), April 10, 2004.
Pincus and Eggen caution that, "Because the Aug. 6, 2001, PDB in dispute has not been released publicly, it is impossible to be precise about its contents or the context in which it was delivered.
"On August 6, 2001, President Bush received a briefing by the CIA titled Bin Laden Determined to Strike in U.S. National Post, May 20, 2002, p.1) The report was prepared at Mr.
www.sourcewatch.org /index.php?title=August_6,_2001,_President's_Daily_Briefing_Memo   (3077 words)

  
 August 6   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
August 6 is the 218th day of the in the Gregorian Calendar (219th in leap years) with 147 days remaining.
The Journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition: August 25, 1804-April 6, 1805 (Journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition)
Volume 6 of the Proceedings of the XVth Congress of the International Comparative Literature Association "Literature as Cultural Memory", Leiden 16-22 August 1997.
www.freeglossary.com /August_6   (830 words)

  
 The President's Daily Brief
The August 6 Brief came on the downside of that spike, so the other PDB reports may be more (or less) alarming.
The analysts, after all, provided President Bush with the August 6, 2001 PDB including the warning that Bin Laden planned to attack the U.S., and mentioned hijacked airplanes as one possibility (apparently not as suicide missiles, but the more traditional skyjack style).
None of his senior aides were present at the August 6 briefing, which took place at the ranch in Crawford, Texas.
www.gwu.edu /~nsarchiv/NSAEBB/NSAEBB116   (4277 words)

  
 Atomic Bomb-Truman Press Release-August 6, 1945
On the clear morning of August 6, the first atomic bomb, nicknamed Little Boy, was dropped on the city of Hiroshima.
Three days later, on August 9, a second bomb, Fat Man, was dropped on Nagasaki.
Read the press release from President Truman on August 6, 1945 following the dropping of the atomic bomb noting important details about its production and the rhetoric used.
www.trumanlibrary.org /teacher/abomb.htm   (1600 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 6 - 10
She was raised and educated in Nora Springs before being united in marriage to August Stiller on January 16, 1935, at the Methodist parsonage in Nora Springs.
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)

  
 August 6, 2005 - St. Johns Independent - obituaries   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Nora was born June 6, 1981 in Lansing, MI and she graduated in 2000 from DeWitt High School.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, August 2, 2005 from 6-8 P.M. and Wednesday, August 3, 2005 from 2-8 P.M. with family present 2-4 and 6-8 P.M. Marion was born in Washington Township, Michigan on December 8, 1917 the son of Henry Eugene and Bessie(Salters) Brown.
A Service of Celebration of her life will be at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, August 3, 2005 at Redeemer Lutheran Church LCMS of Interlochen, 1896 Rogers Road, Interlochen with the Reverend Timothy Mowry officiating.
www.miserybay.com /sjindy/obits/050806.shtml   (1953 words)

  
 August 6, 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The results of the August special election are in, and for counties and county-affiliated agencies the results were mixed.
August 13, 2004 and sent to the attention of Personnel Manager, 110 Central Plaza South, Suite 240, Canton, OH 44702.
Interested applicants can submit a cover letter and resume by Friday, August 13, 2004 to the Hardin County Commissioners, One Courthouse Square, Suite 100, Kenton, OH 43326 to be considered.
www.ccao.org /CIDS/news20040806.htm   (4864 words)

  
 The Atomic Bombing of Hiroshima, August 6, 1945
In the early morning hours of August 6, 1945, a B-29 bomber named Enola Gay took off from the island of Tinian and headed north by northwest toward Japan.
Power in undamaged areas of the city was even restored on August 7th, with limited rail service resuming the following day.
Two days later, on August 8, the Soviet Union declared war on Japan and attacked Japanese forces in Manchuria, ending American hopes that the war would end before Russian entry into the Pacific theater.
www.cfo.doe.gov /me70/manhattan/hiroshima.htm   (1266 words)

  
 August 6 - 10
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.
Nels was born Feb. 6, 1933 in Mason City, the son of Clarence and Clara (Elstad) Kittleson.
Michael Dean Schmitt was born Dec. 6, 1954, in Mason City, the son of Edward Nicholas and Pauline Eleanor (Quade) Schmitt.
www.pafways.org /obituaries/mcgg/1997/aug2.htm   (5735 words)

  
 APOD: 2005 August 6 - Raining Perseids   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Each day a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe is featured, along with a brief explanation written by a professional astronomer.
anticipated space weather, astronomer Fred Bruenjes recorded a series of many 30 second long exposures spanning about six hours on the night of August 11/12 using a wide angle lens.
This year, the Perseids Meteor Shower will peak in the early morning hours on Friday, August 12.
antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov /apod/ap050806.html   (157 words)

  
 The Battle of Vella Gulf: August 6-7, 1943, by Vincent P. O'Hara
The July 22 and August 1 missions traveled around the north side of Vella Lavella Island, through Vella Gulf between Vella Lavella and Kolombangara and then to the entrance of the narrow, dangerous Blackett Strait.
Accordingly, they ordered a repeat of the successful August 1 sortie for the night of August 6 with basically the same force: Hagikaze, flag of the force commander Captain Sugiura, Arashi and Shigure (Kawakaze replaced Amagiri, slightly damaged when she sliced PT109 in two).
During the captain's conference held on August 4, Tameichi Hara, skipper of Shigure, objected to repeating the same mission via the same route, on the same schedule, three times running.
www.microworks.net /pacific/battles/vella_gulf.htm   (2506 words)

  
 Coming Up on VH1 August 6 - August 12 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
With so much media attention on Jackson's present situation, it is easy to forget that just two decades ago he was unquestionably the biggest pop star of his time -- at the height of his musical career Jackson was as big as the Beatles.
VH1's "Man in the Mirror: The Michael Jackson Story," premiering Friday, August 6 at 9PM* traces the trials and tribulations of Jackson's life from his Motown days and the road he took to become "The King of Pop" to his present legal woes.
On Friday, August 6 "Best Month Ever" "Best Week Ever" counts down the top 10 pop culture moments that made July the "Best Month Ever".
www.prnewswire.com /cgi-bin/stories.pl?ACCT=109&STORY=/www/story/08-04-2004/0002225566&EDATE=   (1079 words)

  
 Round Rock News August 6, 2002   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Tuesday, August 6 is National Night Out, a chance to meet local police and heighten crime and drug prevention awareness.
Citizens are encouraged to head to their neighborhood park and meet the officers for their area.
The August Take 5 Round Rock features the following: opening of construction projects for I-35 and FM 1325; Kids’ Clubhouse at the Clay Madsen Recreation Center; new logo merchandise; the Round Rock Police Department’s Explorers program; new Simon development in Round Rock.
www.ci.round-rock.tx.us /news/02_08_06rrnews.html   (753 words)

  
 Aerial photos by Joseph Melanson | MetaFilter
Not nearly as nice as it could have been - there are some gorgeous areas here - and sadly out of date - my office building is at least 8 years old and the picture doesn't even show the construction.
And I suppose aerial photography is always breathtaking to me; When you look at your neighborhood from above, you suddenly see all these objects in relation to each other that you'd only seen separately before.
Yes, the image quality on the web site leaves something to be desired, but it's only a web site to promote the gallery and let people order (very expensive) photos.
www.metafilter.com /comments.mefi/27499   (726 words)

  
 August 6
Accordingly, products entered, or withdrawn from warehouse, for consumption on or after August 6, 2002 are entitled to duty-free treatment, provided they meet the requirements of the GSP.
The amendments made by the Title XLI apply to articles entered, or withdrawn from warehouse, for consumption on or after August 6, 2002.
The duty rate of “Free” applicable to merchandise qualifying for GSP, shall be effective August 6, 2002.
www.bcbfa.org /Renewal_GSP.htm   (664 words)

  
 slacktivist: August 6
On Saturday, Fred reminded us of what happened on August 6th, 2001, when Bush was once again on vacation: Four years ago today President Bush received a daily brief warning him that terrorists planned to attack America.
slacktivist: August 6 Four years ago today (Aug.6th) President Bush received a daily brief warning him that terrorists planned to attack America.
Frankly, after a brief scan of the Whitehouse's press releases for August 2001, I think that it sounds like a very exhausting "vacation".
slacktivist.typepad.com /slacktivist/2005/08/august_6.html   (1415 words)

  
 [INFOCON] Security In The News - August 6, 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
http://home.kyodo.co.jp/all/display.jsp?an=20040806143 Title: FTC says minorities hit hardest by fraud Source: MSNBC Date Written: August 5, 2004 Date Collected: August 6, 2004 According to a survey released by the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) on August 5, 2004, fraud is a major problem in the United States, but minorities are at greater risk that white consumers.
Source: ZDNet News Date Written: August 5, 2004 Date Collected: August 6, 2004 Closer inspection of viral code has revealed that a new worm that appeared earlier this week and was initially identified as a variant of the MyDoom worm (MyDoom.Q), is, in fact, a member of the Evaman virus family instead.
http://www.newscientist.com/news/news.jsp?id=ns99996240 Vulnerabilities and Exploits Title: Image flaw pierces Linux security Source: C-Net News Date Written: August 5, 2004 Date Collected: August 6, 2004 Six vulnerabilities, at least one of which is rated as 'highly critical' by security firm Secunia, have been discovered in a library supporting the portable network graphics (PNG) format.
www.iwar.org.uk /pipermail/infocon/2004-August/001703.html   (3076 words)

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