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  Today in History: November 8
On November 8, 1861, U.S. Navy Captain Charles Wilkes commanded the crew of the U.S.S. San Jacinto to stop the British steamer Trent and arrest Confederate diplomats James M. Mason and John Slidell.
En route to Europe to rally support for the Confederate cause, the men were brought ashore and imprisoned at Fort Warren in Boston Harbor.
On November 8, 1906, cameraman Fred A. Dobson began filming The Skyscrapers of New York atop an uncompleted skyscraper at Broadway and 12th Street.
memory.loc.gov /ammem/today/nov08.html   (681 words)

  
 General Audience, 8 November 2006
These last words themselves are symptomatic: for Paul, in fact, it was not enough to say that Christians are baptized or believers; for him, it was just as important to say they are "in Christ Jesus" (cf.
At other times he inverted the words and wrote: "Christ is in us/you" (Rom 8: 10; II Cor 13: 5) or "in me" (Gal 2: 20).
Moreover, our radical belonging to Christ and the fact that "we are in him" must imbue in us an attitude of total trust and immense joy.
www.vatican.va /holy_father/benedict_xvi/audiences/2006/documents/hf_ben-xvi_aud_20061108_en.html   (1342 words)

  
  Listings (November 2 - November 8, 1995)
Opening November 8 and continuing through November 18: The Suicide, by Russian playwright Nikolai Erdman, is a satirical comedy about a suicidal man who is besieged by people who want him to perform the gesture on their behalf.
Monday, November 13, and Tuesday, November 14, at 5526 E. 22nd St. Performers ages 6 to 14 are needed.
Monday, November 6, and Tuesday, November 7, at 5526 E. 22nd St. Adult performers of all ages are needed.
www.tucsonweekly.com /tw/11-02-95/citylist.htm   (5511 words)

  
 SPACE.com -- NightSky Friday: Coming Nov. 8: Second Total Lunar Eclipse of 2003
The eclipse occurs Saturday night, Nov. 8 in the Americas and early the next morning in Europe and elsewhere.
Weather permitting, the total phase of the November eclipse will be visible across much of North America, all of South America, as well as all of Europe and Africa and the western half of Asia.
Shot during the Apollo 8 mission, Earthrise was one of the most amazing images ever returned from space and it is recognized as a defining image of the 20th century.
www.space.com /spacewatch/lunar_eclipse_1_031010.html   (1190 words)

  
 *Ø*  Wilson's Almanac free daily ezine | Book of Days | November 8 | Feast day of the Mania ancient Rome Celtic ...
October 5 and November 8, and these days were religiosi, when the way was supposed to be open to the lower world.
Folklore also attests to his shape-shifting abilities: on one occasion, Inari appeared to a wicked man in the shape of a monstrous spider as a way of teaching him a lesson.
In some parts of Kyushu, a festival or praying period is started five days before the full moon in November; occasionally it is extended to a full week.
www.wilsonsalmanac.com /book/nov8.html   (2704 words)

  
 Western Resistance: UK: The Muslims Who Killed A Schoolboy For Being "White"
On November 2 Mark Stewart QC said the defendants had condemned themselves "from their own mouths".
On Monday November 6, Norman Ritchie QC, representing Zeeshan Shahid, said his client was not involved in the killing.
at November 9, 2006 4:04 PM The statistics at the religionofpeace are staggering.
www.westernresistance.com /blog/archives/003336.html   (5931 words)

  
 pvms-west: Principal's Update November 8, 2006   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Your child does not have to be present to win a prize in the raffle.
Parent Conferences are coming up on November 20 and November 21, 2006.
It is hard to believe but the first marking period ends on November 3, 2006.
www.pvsd.org /pvmswest/cwp/view.asp?Q=403245&A=696   (428 words)

  
 November Theme Unit - Printables and Worksheets
November 7 - Madame Curie (Marie Curie: grades 8-9)
November 30 - Samuel Langhorne Clemens (grades 5-7)
November 1 - 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue (Hi/Lo grades 2-3)
www.edhelper.com /November.htm   (980 words)

  
 AmeriScan: November 8, 2001
SACRAMENTO, California, November 8, 2001 (ENS) - Disturbance by people and their pets is causing shorebirds like the threatened western snowy plover to wing it to more remote locations where less human disturbance occurs.
BOULDER, Colorado, November 8, 2001 (ENS) - A science team led by the University of Colorado at Boulder is conducting research on Alaska's North Slope to better understand and support local decision making in the face of climate variability and potential environmental disasters.
BOSTON, Massachusetts, November 8, 2001 (ENS) - Collecting pretty seashells is more than a vacation pastime for scientists from the University of Michigan and Ohio State University, whose analyses of scallop shells are filling gaps in Antarctica's temperature record for the last century.
www.ens-newswire.com /ens/nov2001/2001-11-08-09.asp   (2854 words)

  
 Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples - Index
Homily of Cardinal Crescenzio Sepe at the Shrine of Dassa-Zoumé (Benin) (November 24, 2002)
Homily of Cardinal Crescenzio Sepe at the Cathedral of Shkodrë in Albania (November 10, 2002)
Homily of Cardinal Crescenzio Sepe for the consecration of the new Cathedral of Rrëshen in Albania (November 9, 2002)
www.vatican.va /roman_curia/congregations/cevang/index.htm   (835 words)

  
 WTC Enviromental Monitoring: November 8, 2001
During this period, three samples located around the sifting and barge operations areas were not analyzed due to filter overloading and two locations experienced sampler pump failure deeming the results invalid.
On November 3, the portable monitors were not operable due to high humidity and rain.
On November 7, benzene exceeded the OSHA PEL of 1 part per million (ppm) in two samples taken from the North Tower and South Tower debris piles.
www.epa.gov /wtc/summaries/epa-osha110801.htm   (1008 words)

  
 VietNamNet Bridge
- November 7, 2006 marked a new milestone in confirming Vietnam’s renovation achievements as Vietnam was officially admitted to the World Trade Organisation (WTO), the world's largest trade body, during a special meeting of the WTO General Council in Geneva.
A licence for the joint venture was made public on November 8.
Noteworthy are an $8 million project to build a branch of the Forward Ha Tay Foreign Language and Vocational Training Centre in Thach That district, and another worth 22 million USD to build a golf course in Chuong My district.
english.vietnamnet.vn /reports/2006/11/631417   (4661 words)

  
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 APOD: 2006 November 8 - Simulated Transit of Mercury   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Specially equipped telescopes are highly recommended to safely spot the planet's diminutive silhouette however, as Mercury should appear about 200 times smaller than the enormous solar disk.
This simulated view is based on a filtered solar image recorded on November 3rd.
It shows active regions and the Mercury transit across the Sun at six positions from lower left to middle right.
antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov /apod/ap061108.html   (183 words)

  
 Titanic Date Index : Encyclopedia Titanica
SANDSTRöM, Mrs Agnes Charlotta — 8th November 1887
THOMAS/TANNOUS, Master Assad Alexander — 8th November 1911
New York Times (1923) HOPE HAMPTON KEPT HER WEDDING SECRET — 8th November 1923
www.encyclopedia-titanica.org /date_list.php?day=8&month=11   (90 words)

  
 Haas NewsWire - November 8, 2004
The conference coincides with the November 18 launch of “The International Year of Microcredit” declared by the UN General Assembly.
The panel will discuss corporate social responsibility from the business leaders' perspectives and from those of the industries they represent, in order to determine if and how CSR can be incorporated more fully into every aspect of a company's operations, culture, brand and value.
Cost: $15/students, $25/alumni and friends through November 1, $30 thereafter and at the door.
haas.berkeley.edu /groups/newspubs/haasnews/archives/hn110804.html   (2974 words)

  
 Western Resistance: Thailand: Muslim Threats Force Buddhists To Flee Villages
The residents' fears deepened after an incident on Sunday November 5, when Muslim militants attacked a house in Santi 2 vilage, killing two people.
Boon Iamnirand, 68, and his daughter Aree Iamnirand, 28, the wife and father-in-law of 36-year old Thongchai Iemhiran were killed when insurgents shot at the family house and later set fire to it.
The national average of unemployment is 14%, but in Yala it is 35%, in Narathiwat it is 28%, and in Pattani the rate is 25%.
www.westernresistance.com /blog/archives/003343.html   (1144 words)

  
 Big 12 Conference - Official Athletic Site
November 8, 2006 - Fall Sports Good Works Team - Oklahoma State: Darnell Smith
November 8, 2006 - Fall Sports Good Works Team - Oklahoma: Carl Pendleton II November 8, 2006 - Fall Sports Good Works Team - Nebraska: Betsy Miller
November 8, 2006 - Fall Sports Good Works Team - Kansas: James McClinton III
www.big12sports.com /genrel/big12-genrel.html   (1313 words)

  
 Mercury Transit on November 8 -- Watching our Solar System at Work - Planetary News | The Planetary Society
The November 1999 Mercury transit was captured by the Transition Region and Coronal Explorer (TRACE) mission.
On November 8, 2006, you will get your chance to do just that when Mercury passes between Earth and the Sun.
Now, given the nature of this event -- known as a Mercury transit -- the forces at work are going to be a little difficult to see.
www.planetary.org /news/2006/1102_Mercury_Transit_on_November_8_.html   (1049 words)

  
 Universe Today - Total Lunar Eclipse - November 8-9, 2003
In the early morning of Sunday, November 9, most of the Western Hemisphere and Europe will be treated to a total lunar eclipse.
The eclipse will begin on November 8 at 2215 GMT, but the Moon won't actually seem any darker until about an hour later.
It'll be fully obscured on November 9 at 0119 GMT, and then brighten again by 0305 GMT.
www.universetoday.com /am/publish/total_lunar_eclipse_november_9_2003.html   (474 words)

  
 Voter's Guide November 8, 2005, Special Election | City Clerk's Office
On November 8, 2005, voters in the City of San Diego will have the opportunity to vote for Mayor.
Voters in Districts 2 and 8 will also have the opportunity to vote for their respective Councilmember.
Voting information about polling places, the deadline to register for the November 8, 2005, election and voting by mail.
www.sandiego.gov /city-clerk/elections/city/votegd051108.shtml   (136 words)

  
 NucNews - November 8, 2004
FALLUJA, Iraq, Nov. 8 - American forces began an assault in Falluja today, using airpower and armor to attack suspected guerrilla targets and sending thousands of troops into neighborhoods considered to be the center of the Iraqi insurgency.
JERUSALEM, Nov. 8 - In a drama with some of the characteristics of a Greek tragedy and some of a French farce, there was a brewing confrontation tonight over the comatose figure of Yasir Arafat between his distraught wife, Suha, and his political heirs.
WASHINGTON, Nov. 8 - A federal judge today halted the Guantánamo Bay trial of a Yemeni prisoner suspected of being a member of Al Qaeda, ruling that the special military tribunals like the one the suspect is facing at the naval base in Cuba are contrary to principles of American justice.
nucnews.net /nucnews/2004nn/0411nn/041108nn.htm   (20703 words)

  
 November 8, 2003 Total Lunar Eclipse
Witness a total lunar eclipse occurring the evening of Saturday, November 8, 2003.
Make a Satellite Tracking Bowl to predict satellite passes November 8th, the night of the eclipse.
Coming June 8, 2004, is a transit of Venus, a celestial spectacle so rare that no human living today has seen one.
analyzer.depaul.edu /paperplate/pveclipse2003.htm   (446 words)

  
 November 8, 2006
This was written to generate the question "At what point in this story do the American people revert to some kind of radical next step to stop this from coming to fruition?" and to generate answers to that question.
Yet, today, the eighth of November, well after the voting has ended, Democrats lost eight house seats and only won one Senatorial race.
Many are convinced that malfeasance and fraud entered the election process and have immediately tried to bring suit to stop the declaration of a winner, only to have the cases thrown out by judges that were ultimately put in place by The Regime.
www.opednews.com /articles/opedne_michael__061029_november_8_2c_2006.htm   (1628 words)

  
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Since these changes are occurring mid-gas day, Timely and Evening cycle nominations for gas day November 8 will be processed using existing INSIDEtracc pool codes, and Intraday 1 and Intraday 2 nominations placed for gas day November 8 will be processed with the new INSIDEtracc pool codes.
For Intraday 1 and Intraday 2 nominations for gas day November 8, continue to use CGT's existing pool and interconnect naming conventions.
Beginning Tuesday, November 8, all nominations placed through INSIDEtracc must use the new pool/interconnect naming conventions, beginning with Intraday 1 nominations placed for gas day November 8.
www.pge.com /pipeline/news/20051104_671_news.shtml   (406 words)

  
 The Blog | Lawrence O'Donnell: The Stars of November 8 | The Huffington Post
Bob Casey is going to turn Rick Santorum into a lobbyist on November 7 and catapult himself onto the short list for VP in 2008.
I mean, of course these folks are ahead in the polls - just like Cleland was ahead by 8 percent in GA before "losing" by 6% the next day, and how Paul Wellstone was kicking ass by several points only to have beloved favorite son Mondale "lose" to Norm Coleman.
Instead of getting real people into office, we are apparently to be content and thrilled with rock star politicians who are as corporate owned as the GOP is. Just this "Stars of Nov 8" has convinced me not to vote for any Democrat, but to go 3rd party this Nov and in 2008.
www.huffingtonpost.com /lawrence-odonnell/the-stars-of-november-8_b_32998.html   (1957 words)

  
 November 8, 2006 — Rutgers Focus   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
A charter was granted for Queen’s College November 10, 1766, following the yearslong struggle of a group of Dutch Reformed clerics.
Learning communities are a hot topic at Rutgers, especially as part of the effort to transform undergraduate education in New Brunswick/Piscataway.
Researchers from the United States and France will look at the visible dimension of writing in a two-day international colloquium beginning November 16.
news.rutgers.edu /focus/issue.2006-11-08.8574200971   (684 words)

  
 Astrological Reading for November 8-9 by Gururattan Kaur
He saw the pattern begin to form early in November and come into exact position on November 8.
There is a profound sense of the presence of the Divine in the November 8 chart.
Between November 8 and 23 we are receiving a powerful infusion of Light that supports our personal and planetary shift in consciousness.
www.spiritofmaat.com /archive/nov4/kaur.htm   (3776 words)

  
 NIH: IC Directors' Meeting Highlights November 8, 2001
The receipt date for grant proposals using human embryonic stem cells has been extended to November 27.
She is collecting the names of IC representatives to work with her on implementation issues and will be establishing training activities for staff (program, review, grants management, contracts, etc.) who need information about policies and procedures related to research on human embryonic stem cells.
She clarified that this only applies to embryonic tissue; fetal tissue is different, and she will point this out in a Frequently Asked Questions section to be added to the Web site.
www.nih.gov /icd/od/foia/icdirminutes/icdir110801.htm   (592 words)

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