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  January 17 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
January 17 is the 17th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar.
There are 348 days remaining (349 in leap years).
January 16 - January 18 - December 17 - February 17 —listing of all days
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 January 17 - Simple English Wikipedia
January 17 is the 17th day in the calendar system we use.
When there isn't a leap year, there are 348 days after January 17.
If there is a leap year, there are 349 days after January 17.
simple.wikipedia.org /wiki/January_17   (1265 words)

  
 January 2003 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Bourake, Côte d'Ivoire, French Foreign Minister Dominique de Villepin met with political leaders of the Patriotic Movement of the Ivory Coast, who agreed to participate in negotiations to be held in Paris, France, the week of January 15, 2003.
However, two independent rebel groups in the west of the country, assisted by fighters from Liberia, have seized villages and the cocoa crops inside those villages, forcing residents to flee to the port of San Pédro with no possessions.
Tom Ridge is unanimously recommended by a United States Senate subcommittee to be confirmed by the full Senate as head of the new United States Department of Homeland Security which is scheduled to begin operation on January 24.
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 The Telegraph - Calcutta : Metro   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
January 17 at Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Vivekananda Hall; 5.30 pm: Symposium on Life and Teachings of Holy Mother Sri Sri Sarada Devi, in English, Bengali and Hindi.
January 17 at Birla Industrial and Technological Museum, 19A Gurusaday Road; 3 pm: Inauguration of the 31st Eastern India Science Fair and Engineering Fair 2006, The fair will be held till January 21 between 10 am and 5 pm.
January 17 at Oxford Bookstore; 4.30 pm: Oxford Bookstore and Save the Children UK present Creative Comics for Change, an exhibition of comics created by children on HIV/AIDS through a three-day workshop facilitated by Sharad Sharma.
www.telegraphindia.com /1060117/asp/calcutta/story_5727101.asp   (885 words)

  
 Today in History: January 17
Benjamin Franklin was born on January 17, 1706 in Boston, Massachusetts.
On January 17, 1871, San Franciscan Andrew Smith Hallidie patented the first cable car, ultimately sparing many horses the excruciating work of moving people over that city's steep roadways.
Using metal ropes he had patented, Hallidie devised a mechanism by which cars were drawn by an endless cable running in a slot between the rails which passed over a steam-driven shaft in the powerhouse.
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 Waxy.org: Daily Log: Nick and Amelia's Lazy Sunday
January 21 Update: I just received an e-mail from NY Daily News reporter Julian Kesner, who wrote a profile on Andy Samberg and "Lazy Sunday" last month.
January 22: ADM of the excellent Amy's Robot blog remixed the original video with Nick and Amelia's audio.
January 24: Two 11-year-old boys recreated the video, with the help of their dad.
www.waxy.org /archive/2006/01/17/nick_and.shtml   (598 words)

  
 January 17, 2000
January 27, 2000 -- Bill Williamson, Executive Director of the Arkansas Real Estate Commission, will present a program pertaining to the Rules and Regulations of Real Estate, and how they protect the public.
On 23 January 2000, the Pittsburgh Rotary volunteers will join over 75,000 Rotarians to administer the polio vaccine to over 120 million children throughout India.
In January 1999, over 100,000 Rotary members and their families joined the Indian Government in immunizing over 130 million children in one day, signaling the largest public health event ever in the world.
pbjc-lib.state.ar.us /rotary/PastIssues/1999-00/3rdquarter/011700.htm   (497 words)

  
 January 17   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Thirty-one persons, including several children, fled to safety, and two firemen were injured as flames destroyed the three-story Foley Block, 236-240 W. Dominick St. this morning and spread to two other buildings, in the city's worst downtown blaze since the Larkin Block fire of March 21, 1940.
Three hundred years ago, on Jan. 17, 1706, statesman, inventor and editor Benjamin Franklin was born in Boston.
This page was last built with Frontier on a Macintosh on Tue, Jan 17, 2006 at 12:55:33 PM.
www.rny.com /archive/history/2006/January/0117.html   (431 words)

  
 *Ø*  Wilson's Almanac free daily ezine | Book of Days | January 17 | St Saint Anthony pig Benjamin Franklin ...
His feast day is celebrated on January 17 in some churches, but celebrated on Tobi 22 (January 31) in the Coptic Orthodox Church which has the closest cultural and geographical ties to him.
Franklin was born on January 6, 1706, which was then Epiphany, but in 1752, when he was 46, England and her colonies adopted the
The latter (1957) is a pessimistic tale of the atomic age adapted to the screen in 1959.
www.wilsonsalmanac.com /book/jan17.html   (3473 words)

  
 Musical Calendar for January 17   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
However, in 1998, a group of students in her South Carolina hometown unearthed her birth certificate.
An illegitimate child, Eartha Kitt is the daughter of a white dirt farmer and a fl Cherokee mother.
In 1930, he moved to Los Angeles where he became good friends with Stan Kenton and the two were sidemen in several of the same local bands.
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 WTC Environmental Monitoring: January 17, 2002
EPA also sampled for asbestos at two additional lower Manhattan locations on January 11 and January 12.
One sample, taken on January 14 at Location V (Pier 6 Bus Sign), showed 72 structures per square millimeter, slightly above the AHERA standard.
VOCs - Sampling for volatile organic compounds (VOCs) was conducted on January 16 in the direct area of the debris pile at ground zero.
www.epa.gov /wtc/summaries/epa-osha011702.htm   (597 words)

  
 17th January   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
It is not simply chance which makes a ray of sunlight pass through the stained glass window opposite and illuminate the statue on precisely January 17th, the date on which he is celebrated, and on which he died at the age of 105."
17 January is the Saint's day (feast day) of St Sulpice.
"January 17th AD 681 was the date Sigisbert IV was reputed to have arrived at Rennes-le-Chateau.
www.connectotel.com /rennes/jan17.html   (539 words)

  
 eBay - january 17, Magazine Back Issues, Vintage Sports Memorabilia items on eBay.com
USS Tucker DD 374 January 17 1941 Crosby
January 24, 1953, Edition of THE HOCKEY NEWS issue 17
Hyogo-Ken Nanbu Earthquake of January 17, 1995 - *NEW
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 January 17, 2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
On January 14, Town Administrator Paul Sharon announced his desire to retire in a letter to the Chairman of the Board of Selectmen, William P. Cole.
The Hudson Budget Committee met on Tuesday, January 14 to finalize the School Budget to be sent to ballot.
In public input, the panel heard from several citizens who spoke to issues that concerned them, including Ice Hockey at Alvirne, stipends for instrumental musical instruction at Memorial and the benefits of a computer science teacher’s position at the middle school level.
www.hudsonlitchfieldnews.com /archives/20030117.htm   (1516 words)

  
 Sidley Austin | Client Resources | January 17, 2001 - Asian Edition
On January 15, 2001, the Committee on the Global Financial System of the central banks of the Group of Ten issued a report entitled "The Implications of Electronic Trading in Financial Markets" published by the Bank for International Settlements.
The Report found that electronic trading is the dominant method in the inter-dealer non-US exchange market and is rapidly expanding in the inter-dealer fixed income market, but is not significant in OTC derivatives markets due to considerations of counterparty risk.
It has been reported that, on January 10, 2001, the FRB approved a final rule implementing the merchant banking provisions of the 1999 Graham-Leach-Bliley Act, allowing financial holding companies to take controlling equity stakes in any kind of company, including non-financial firms.
www.sidley.com /news/pub.asp?PubID=1522104222001   (709 words)

  
 Peace Corps Online | January 17, 2004 - The Times Dispatch: The ACLU filed a lawsuit challenging the prayers in May ...
January 17, 2004 - The Times Dispatch: The ACLU filed a lawsuit challenging the prayers in May 2001 on behalf of Neil Mellen who has been serving in the Peace Corps in Micronesia
Peace Corps Online: Peace Corps News: Headlines: January 2004 Peace Corps Headlines: January 17, 2004 - The Times Dispatch: The ACLU filed a lawsuit challenging the prayers in May 2001 on behalf of Neil Mellen who has been serving in the Peace Corps in Micronesia
First-year students were required to attend the pre-dinner prayer gathering, the ACLU said, while upperclass students were not.
peacecorpsonline.org /messages/messages/2629/2019431.html   (751 words)

  
 Peace Corps Online | January 17, 2005: Headlines: COS - Thailand: NGO's: Tsunami: Direct Relief International : ...
January 17, 2005: Headlines: COS - Thailand: NGO's: Tsunami: Direct Relief International : Update to work done by Direct Relief International on Janaury 17, 2005
On Saturday, January 15, it is expected that the Government of Sri Lanka will release its initial report on its assessment of the tsunami damage and initial reconstruction and development plan.
As our country prepares for the inauguration of a President,; we remember one of the greatest speeches of the 20th century and how his words inspired us.
peacecorpsonline.org /messages/messages/467/2027071.html   (2546 words)

  
 blogcount: Saturday, January 17, 2004
The set of websites considered has been the Blogalia weblog hosting site (based at http://www.blogalia.com/), a thriving community of around 200 members, created in January 2002.
In this paper we show how SOM discovers interesting community features, its relation with other community-discovering algorithms, and the way it highlights the set of communities formed over the network.
94,562 on December 15, 2003; 134,104 on January 15, 2004.
www.dijest.com /bc/2004_01_17_bc.html   (618 words)

  
 FYI - January 17, 2005   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In January, all staff and student workers will be required to input their time online using Banner Employee Web Time Entry.
Round 1 of competition for the St. Louis region is scheduled for January 25 and 27 from 5:30 PM to 9 PM at the Clayton courthouse.
PILG will be having their first meeting of the semester on Tuesday, January 18 at noon in room 03.
lawlib.slu.edu /FYI/archive/spring2005/indexjan17.html   (2995 words)

  
 The January 17, 1995 Hyogo Ken Nanbu (Kobe) Earthquake
The January 17, 1995 Hyogo Ken Nanbu Earthquake is the most damaging earthquake to have struck Japan since the great Kanto earthquake destroyed large areas of Tokyo and Yokohama and killed approximately 150,000 people (mostly by fire) in 1923.
As of January 30, the toll from the earthquake in Kobe had reached 5,090 dead, 13 missing, and 26,797 injured.
Kikuchi, M., Teleseismic analysis of the Southern Hyogo (Kobe), Japan, earthquake of January 17, 1995, Yokohama City University Seismological Note #38, 1995.
www.ce.berkeley.edu /Programs/Geoengineering/research/Kobe/Somerville/qnews.html   (1861 words)

  
 January 17
The public is invited to tour Lyon College’s new state-of-the-art Bellingrath Wing of the Derby Center for Science and Mathematics at a grand opening Friday, January 24, from 4:30 to 6 p.m.
Wednesday, January 22 - A panel discussion on the role of women accompanied by the film: “Home is Struggle,” will beginning at 7 p.m.
Saturday, January 25, at First Baptist Church West Annex in Batesville for Be Pham and his new wife Tam Thi Thanh Dien.
www.lyon.edu /webdata/groups/greensheet/1-17_greensheet.htm   (1319 words)

  
 Ben Maller : Archives - January 17, 2006   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Rumors from January 17, 2006: College Rumors and Notes, MLB Rumors and Notes, NBA Rumors and Notes, NFL Rumors and Notes, Odd Notes and Stuff
Mike Vanderjagt reacted to his errant 46-yard field goal with 17 seconds remaining that would have sent Sunday's game into overtime by slamming his helmet to the ground.
Arizona remains in the market for a left-handed specialist for the bullpen, despite the signing of veteran lefty Terry Mulholland to a minor league deal, but trying to find the right club and the right reliever in a swap for Alex Cintron has been a slow process.
www.benmaller.com /archives/2006/january/17.html   (10040 words)

  
 Park Update: Disneyland January 17-23, 2005
Both of these ticket offers are available through the Disneyland Web site (link), through some Southern California AAA offices, through some Disney Stores, or through your travel agent.
Even better, if you travel between January 4 and April 28, you also receive a free child's 5-day Disneyland Resort park hopper for each paid adult.
Get January AP rates at the Disneyland Resort, starting at $79 per night at Paradise Pier hotel.
www.mouseplanet.com /parkupdates/dlr/dlr050117.htm   (3871 words)

  
 Events at Stanford: tuesday, january 17, 2006   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Ongoing every day from January 17, 2006 through January 17, 2006.
Ongoing every week from January 17, 2006 through March 31, 2006.
Ongoing every day from December 12, 2005 through January 17, 2006.
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 The Inconstant Sun   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
January 17, 2003: Our Sun may seem an enduring, unwavering beacon in the sky, but in truth it has a "heartbeat" of sorts--a pulsation between dimmer and brighter phases so slow that it only "beats" 9 times each century!
Every few years they fly SOLCON on a short mission into space to spot-check the agreement of Sun-watching satellites in orbit at the time.
It's one of the 80+ experiments onboard the space shuttle Columbia (STS-107), which left Earth on January 16th for a 16-day research mission.
science.nasa.gov /headlines/y2003/17jan_solcon.htm   (1535 words)

  
 NucNews - January 17, 2004
Today is Saturday, Jan. 17, the 17th day of 2004 with 349 to follow....
The original group of 50 combat officers and soldiers who first signed the "Courage to Refuse" manifesto in January 2002 has since swelled to almost 600, despite widespread disapproval from Israel's militarised and predominantly right-of-centre society.
It is true that the intelligence reports contained a lot of reservations, expressions of doubt and uncertainty, but when this came out of the political process, it was told to the American people as unquestionable fact without reservations.
nucnews.net /nucnews/2004nn/0401nn/040117nn.htm   (20491 words)

  
 Saint Patrick's Church: Saints of January 17
He chief advice was that knowledge of oneself was the necessary and only step by which one can ascend to the knowledge and love of God.
Full of years, of battles and victories, Antony died on January 17 in the desert where only legend could trace his path.
Saint Julian was a hermit in Mesopotamia, who received the name "sabas," meaning "the old man" in Syriac, because of his wisdom.
www.saintpatrickdc.org /ss/0117.htm   (4078 words)

  
 A few words before we go: January 17, 1956
America two dollars and twentyseven cents January 17, 1956.
America has been my favourite poem for twenty years: only Song of Myself has come close to extricating it from that position, which given Ginsberg's own identification with Whitman is not so surprising.
This is a paragraph of text that could go in the sidebar.
justinhorton.blogspot.com /2006/01/january-17-1956.html   (1527 words)

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