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  Intense Cyclones December 14-16, 2002   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
If the December 14th reading is accurate, then it also suggests that the central pressure obtained from the NWS surface maps and used in Figure 1 are about 10 mb high at the north end of the track.
In conclusion, the strong, fast-moving December 14, 2002 cyclone spared the Pacific Northwest by tracking west of the 130º W longitude line, where it spent most of its fury on official weather buoys.
The December 16th SVS wouldn't have been that noteworthy save for the fact that it contributed to lowering windspeeds during the cyclone of the 15th, and, more importantly, that it followed a path that nearly matched the destructive February 7, 2002 SVS event.
oregonstate.edu /~readw/December2002.html   (2896 words)

  
 December 2004
On December 3 the Supreme Court invalidates the result of the recent presidential election, calling for a repeat of the runoff between Yanukovych and Viktor Yushchenko, to be held on December 26.
A runoff is held on December 26, and Morozov is elected governor with 52.8% of the vote against 20.6% for Barzhanova and 25.1% against all.
On December 17 Liese Prokop is nominated as new interior minister; she is sworn in on December 22.
www.rulers.org /2004-12.html   (1989 words)

  
 Why December 25? - Christian History
The eventual choice of December 25, made perhaps as early as 273, reflects a convergence of Origen's concern about pagan gods and the church's identification of God's son with the celestial sun.
December 25 already hosted two other related festivals: natalis solis invicti (the Roman "birth of the unconquered sun"), and the birthday of Mithras, the Iranian "Sun of Righteousness" whose worship was popular with Roman soldiers.
Most easterners eventually adopted December 25, celebrating Christ's birth on the earlier date and his baptism on the latter, but the Armenian church celebrates his birth on January 6.
www.christianitytoday.com /history/newsletter/2000/dec08.html   (842 words)

  
 December 2001
On December 8 he appoints Interior Minister Alamara Nhassé as prime minister, who is sworn in on December 9.
Wickremesinghe is sworn in as prime minister on December 9.
On December 31, although the resignation of Rodríguez Saá has not yet been accepted, Camaño is sworn in as acting president, supposedly on account of Rodríguez Saá taking a leave of absence for health reasons; Antonio Cafiero becomes cabinet chief.
www.rulers.org /2001-12.html   (1450 words)

  
 December 14 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
December 14 is the 348th day of the year (349th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar.
Lucia's flood: The Zuider Zee sea wall in the Netherlands collapses, killing over 50,000 people.
December 13 - December 15 - November 14 - January 14 -- listing of all days
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/December_14   (1644 words)

  
 Context of 'December 14, 1999'
December 14, 1999: Al-Qaeda Operative Planning LA Airport Attack Is Arrested
Earlier in December, the CIA estimated that al-Qaeda would launch between five and 15 attacks against American targets around the world over the New Year’s weekend, and that several targets would likely be inside the US (see December 8, 1999).
In the wake of disrupting Ahmed Ressam’s millennium bomb plot at the end of 1999 and arresting his cohorts (see December 14, 1999) (see December 15-31, 1999), US intelligence remains concerned that al-Qaeda sleeper cells remain in the US (see March 10, 2000).
www.cooperativeresearch.org /context.jsp?item=a121499ressam   (2278 words)

  
 WTC Environmental Monitoring: December 14, 2001
This brings the total number of air samples collected and analyzed for lower Manhattan to 3,377, with 29 samples above the standard (27 of these were collected prior to September 30, one was collected on October 9 and the other on November 27).
One of these samples, taken at "Barge" Location #14, was above the school re-entry standard.
VOCs - Sampling for volatile organic compounds (VOCs) was conducted on December 13 in the direct area of the debris pile at ground zero.
www.epa.gov /wtc/summaries/epa-osha121401.htm   (438 words)

  
 BeldarBlog: December 8, 2003 - December 14, 2003 Archives
December 15, 2003 - December 21, 2003 »;
The [Japanese attack on December 7th] accounted for eight battleships, three light cruisers, three destroyers and four other ships sunk, capsized or damaged and 292 aircraft damaged or wrecked, including 117 bombers.
We promptly reciprocated, but in the first instance this was a bizarre, paranoid, and colossally stupid decision by Hitler, slavishly copied by Mussolini, that neither of them was obligated to make by the terms of the September 1940 tri-partite pact they had with Japan.
beldar.blogs.com /beldarblog/2003/week50/index.html   (1106 words)

  
 December 2005 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Bush administration summons Canadian ambassador Frank McKenna, and is expected to formally lodge a complaint after Prime Minister Paul Martin's criticism on December 7 of the United States at the Montreal conference on climate change.
Williams is scheduled to be executed by lethal injection at 0:01 PST on December 13.
Early returns in the Iraqi legislative election, December 2005 indicate that religious parties have done quite well, winning up 80 percent of the vote.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/December_2005   (4640 words)

  
 President Discusses Iraqi Elections, Victory in the War on Terror
Of these, more than 70 Iraqi battalions are fighting side-by-side with coalition forces, and more than 50 others are taking the lead in the fight.
So far, in December, there have been more than 900 combat operations in Iraq at the company level or above, and 75 percent of these involved Iraqi security forces either in the lead or fighting side-by-side with our coalition.
As these Iraqi forces grow in size and strength, American and coalition forces can concentrate on training Iraqis, and hunting down high-value targets like Zarqawi and his associates.
www.whitehouse.gov /news/releases/2005/12/20051214-1.html   (3678 words)

  
 December 14, 2000
The presence of a tableau and with the participation of a large number of children carrying banners of the show going through the streets of Calcutta a parade like atmosphere was created.
The awards banquet was at the Oberai Grand on December 11, and Damyanti Pittie winner of Grand Prize National hosted a dinner on the last day.
Also on December 10, 2000 a seminar on Postal History was conducted by Dr Ed Druce of Australia and coordinated by Yogesh Kumar.
www.stampsofindia.com /newssite/newspost/017.htm   (2070 words)

  
 This Week in the Civil War December 14,1862
From the editor: The Union command structure in the West is a mess.
The evidence, Lincoln decides is "flimsy and unconvincing" The remaining prisoners, after originally being scheduled to be hung on December 19th, are sentenced to be executed on the day after Christmas.
Despite the fact that Porter has chosen not to discipline his aggressive commander of the ill-fated Cairo, Captain Selfridge, Charles Ellet is adamant that is was Selfridge's negligence that caused the sinking.
www.civilweek.com /1862/dec1462.htm   (4588 words)

  
 LSC: LSC Updates: December 14, 2005
On December 12, 2005, the Westchester County Board of Legislators added $500,000 to its 2006 budget to fund an office in Mount Vernon, New York, for Legal Services of the Hudson Valley (LSHV).
On December 7, 2005 the Board of Trustees of the IOLA Fund awarded $10,000,000 in grants to support programs providing civil legal services to low-income persons throughout New York State.
The deadline for meeting the challenge is December 31, 2005, with payment due by June 30, 2006.
www.lsc.gov /press/updates_detail_t6_r21.php   (6283 words)

  
 Case Summary for December 14, 2005
The court overruled his motion, and, following a December 2003 judge-tried hearing, the trial court found him to be a prior and persistent offender and convicted him of first-degree drug trafficking and possession of a controlled substance.
In December 2003, a trooper found Nicholas Reed's vehicle backed off in a ditch and partially on the side of a lane near Rolla, Missouri.
The trooper contacted a wrecker to remove the vehicle and was advised that Reed already had contacted the wrecker.
www.courts.mo.gov /SUP/index.nsf/fe8feff4659e0b7b8625699f0079eddf/249946a5d1af44c18625709e00730405?OpenDocument   (1583 words)

  
 RIA Novosti - Announcements - December 14, 2005 - January 14, 2006 calendar
RIA Novosti - Announcements - December 14, 2005 - January 14, 2006 calendar
December 14, 2005 - January 14, 2006 calendar
MOSCOW - The third Federation Council session on cooperation with the youth parliaments of Russian Federation members and public youth organizations (until December 15).
en.rian.ru /announcements/20051212/42456428.html   (541 words)

  
 Minutes - December 14, 2004
The Board of Directors of Brooktrails Township Community Services District met in regular session on December 14, 2004 at 7:00 p.m.
Director Ziady asked what a "strike team" was and President Orth described the procedure during mutual aid fire situations where after 24 hours the team goes into pay mode and there is a reimbursement from the State to the District to the firefighters.
Director Pohlson moved to approve a second check run in December, to be reviewed and approved at the January 11 meeting.
www.btcsd.org /agen_min/minutes/min_2004/mdec14.html   (2617 words)

  
 Weekly Advisory -- December 14, 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
On December 14, 2001, the Commission will hold a closed meeting to discuss surveillance matters.
01-90; Exemption; December 11, 2001; The CPO of a 4.7 pool requested permission to file monthly periodic reports to participants, which is more frequent than the quarterly periodic reports required by Rule 4.7(b)(2), but the CPO requested permission to file those reports 45 days after the end of the month.
The exemption was granted based on the fact that, on balance, the participants would receive the majority of the financial information earlier than if the CPO were filing quarterly information.
www.cftc.gov /opa/adv01/opawa52-01.htm   (584 words)

  
 Media Matters - December 14: "The Point" smeared the NAACP   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
The December 14 edition of Sinclair Broadcast Group's two-minute conservative commentary segment "The Point" took aim at the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP).
Sinclair vice president Mark Hyman, who hosts "The Point," cited articles from three African American journalists in an attempt to support his suggestion that the primary challenge facing the organization is "relevancy" and that NAACP chairman Julian Bond "is more intent on bomb-throwing than in supporting the tenets of the group."
First off, I must say that your post dated Thursday December 16, 2004 10:25:30 AM EST was reasonable, honest, and obviously well thought out, and I respect you greatly for that.
mediamatters.org /items/200412160001   (2624 words)

  
 December 14, 2001
Dec 14, 2001 12:00 PM LOUISIANA CATTLE appear to be in pretty good shape as winter approaches, but LSU AgCenter veterinarian Steven S. Nicholson said there are a few exceptions....
Dec 14, 2001 12:00 PM THE LSU AgCenter has begun a program designed to help Louisiana farmers learn how to keep the state's waterways as clean as possible.
Dec 14, 2001 12:00 PM If you're exploring new production methods and considering conservation tillage alternatives, then you'll want to make plans to attend the fifth annual...
deltafarmpress.com /issue_20011214/index.html   (482 words)

  
 Fishing | Fishing Report: December 14, 2005
If there is a body of water you would like to see included in this report, please call or e-mail us with information on possible sources for that lake or river.
Crappie fishing is good around planted brush piles in 4 to 14 feet of water.
Catfish are fair on cut shad, chicken hearts, hot dogs and shiners 12 to 14 feet deep on trotlines and yo-yos.
www.agfc.state.ar.us /fishing/20051214_fr.html   (7436 words)

  
 Annular Solar Eclipse: 2001 December 14
Although December's annular path is nearly 13,000 kilometers long, it is only 124 to 177 kilometers wide.
The path of annularity is plotted in blue on the global map of the eclipse (also available in Medium and High resolution).
This map shows the regions of visibility of the solar eclipse of 2001 December 14 in the USA and southern Canada.
sunearth.gsfc.nasa.gov /eclipse/SEmono/ASE2001/ASE2001.html   (1762 words)

  
 Health Service System: December 14, 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
System problems have been repaired and letters, dated December 14, 2000, were sent to customers regarding the problems.
Meetings are scheduled for December 18th and 29th, and January 8, 2000.
The goal of these meetings is to produce a procedural manual by the end of the month or by the first week in January.
www.sfgov.org /site/hss_page.asp?id=955   (2642 words)

  
 Polls date now December 14
NEC chairman Judge Lewis Makame announced in Dar es Salaam yesterday that the electoral body had brought forward the election date to December 14 from December 18 in response to calls to shorten the period to reduce expenses.
Judge Makame said that since Wednesday is a working day, NEC had petitioned the government to make it a holiday to give people time to vote.
The general election, which had been scheduled for October 30 were postponed to December 18 following the death of Chadema vice presidential candidate Jumbe Rajabu Jumbe on October 26.
www.ippmedia.com /ipp/guardian/2005/11/03/53284.html   (354 words)

  
 Sidley Austin | Client Resources | December 14, 2005 - Asian Edition
On December 8, 2005, the staff of the SEC Division of Investment Management responded to numerous questions submitted by the ABA Subcommittee on Private Investment Entities regarding Rule 203(b)(3)-2 and related rule amendments that require investment advisors to certain private funds to register under the Investment Advisers Act.
A Form F-6 was filed on December 9, 2005 to register ADSs representing common shares of Mitsui and Co., Ltd., a Japanese corporation.
Due to the holidays, Legal Update will not be published during the weeks of December 19th and December 26th, 2005.
www.sidley.com /news/pub.asp?PubID=133659142006   (316 words)

  
 Musical Calendar for December 14   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Welcome to the BigBands Database December Musical Diary ** Just 'Click' a date for Information.
14, 1942, Belfast, Ireland), Jackie McAuley - keyboards (b.
14, 1946, Coleraine), Alan Henderson - bass guitar (b.
nfo.net /calendar/dec14.htm   (1311 words)

  
 December 14, 2005
Doyle Jones, 80, of Camden, died Sunday, December 4, at National Park Hospital in Hot Springs.
He was born January 16, 1925, at Prescott, a son of the late Beulah Jones and Florence Urey Jones.
Tuesday, December 6, at Fairview Road Baptist Church by Rev. J.T. Harvill and Rev. Danny Crowder.
www.picayune-times.com /editionlist.heitml?pubname=picayune&pubdate=12-14-2005&txt=t'   (2587 words)

  
 BeldarBlog: December 15, 2003 - December 21, 2003 Archives
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December 22, 2003 - December 28, 2003 »;
One assumes that this isn't quite yet a done deal, but it looks pretty promising.
beldar.blogs.com /beldarblog/2003/week51/index.html   (763 words)

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