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  2002 Bali bombing - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A number of Indonesians were sentenced to death for their parts in the bombings and in October 2002 Abu Bakar Bashir, a leader of the Jemaah Islamiah organisation often accused of being behind the attacks, was charged over his alleged role in the bombing.
However, on 21 October investigators at the scene disclosed that the main portion of the bomb was made of ammonium nitrate.
On October 15, 2004, he was arrested by the Indonesian authorities and charged with involvement in another bomb attack, which killed 14 people at the J. Marriott hotel in Jakarta on August 5, 2003.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/2002_Bali_terrorist_bombing   (1782 words)

  
 UFO Roundup: October 12, 1998   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
On Friday, October 2, 1998, at 2:15 a.m., night-shift nurse Jonis Juanin was making the rounds of the wards at the government hospital in Beluran, Sabah province, Malaysia when a curious glow caught her gaze.
On Saturday evening, October 3, 1998, a 50-year-old policeman in Rieti, a city in Italy's Lazio province, spotted "a metallic discoidal object with a diameter of five meters (16 feet) flying at a low altitude over the valley of the river Tevere." Rieti is 100 kilometers (60 miles) north of Rome.
October 11 marked the twenty-fifth anniversary of the abduction of two Mississippi fishermen, the event that touched off "The UFO Siege of '73," the biggest UFO flap since Roswell in 1947.
www.parascope.com /nb/uforoundup/uforoundup981012.htm   (2712 words)

  
 October 12 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
October 12 is the 285th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (286th in leap years).
October 12th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints:
October 11 - October 13 - September 12 - November 12 -- listing of all days
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/October_12   (1650 words)

  
 Today in History: October 12
A sailor on board the Pinta sighted land early in the morning of October 12, 1492, and a new era of European exploration and expansion began.
Over the following decades, the Knights of Columbus, an international Roman Catholic fraternal benefit society, lobbied state legislatures to declare October 12 a legal holiday.
New York declared Columbus Day a holiday in 1909 and on October 12, 1909, New York Governor Charles Evans Hughes led a parade that included the crews of two Italian ships, several Italian-American societies, and legions of the Knights of Columbus.
lcweb2.loc.gov /ammem/today/oct12.html   (639 words)

  
 Context of 'October 12, 1999'   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
This page shows all events that either reference, or are referenced by, the event 'October 12, 1999'.
October 12, 1999: General Musharraf Takes Control of Pakistan; Ousted ISI Leader Has Curious Finances
10 October.', CAPTION, 'News (Islamabad), 10/10/2001')" onMouseOut="return nd()">News (Islamabad), 10/10/2001] This is a reference to the Musharraf coup just after an ISI Director’s visit on October 12, 1999 (see October 12, 1999).
www.cooperativeresearch.org /context.jsp?item=a101299pakistancoup   (536 words)

  
 WTC Enviromental Monitoring: October 12, 2001
On October 7 and 8, at Location #9, which is in the area where the debris is being sifted, elevated particular matter levels were detected based on a daily average concentration.
It was also observed that there were elevated wind speeds on October 7 and 8, which may have contributed to the elevated readings.
VOCs - Sampling for volatile organic compounds (VOCs) was conducted on October 11 in the smoke plume on the debris pile at ground zero.
www.epa.gov /wtc/summaries/epa-osha101201.htm   (678 words)

  
 MacNN | Apple plans special media event for October 12
Apple is planning a special media event on October 12, which may see the introduction of the video-enabled iPod.
The event, planned for Wednesday, October 12, is one day after the company announces its financial results for its fourth fiscal quarter.
October 12 at the California Theater in San Jose and follows another special event by Apple where it introduced the iPod nano, iTunes 5, and the Motorola ROKR iTunes phone in early September.
www.macnn.com /articles/05/10/04/apple.special.media.event   (698 words)

  
 *Ø*  Wilson's Almanac free daily ezine | Book of Days | October 12 | Khrushchev shoe bang banging photo film ...
October 12th 1792, marking the 300th anniversary of Christopher Columbus's landing in the
October 11 (to which day holly, the plant of the day applied); feasts of her translations are held on
The date of Columbus's arrival in the Americas is celebrated in Latin America (and in some Latino communities in the USA) as the Día de la Raza ('day of the race'), commemorating the first encounters of Europe and the Americas which would produce the new Mestizo race, culture, and identity.
www.wilsonsalmanac.com /book/oct12.html   (3010 words)

  
 Belmont Notebook
This was the first graded stakes success for the winner, who has come to hand nicely since returning to the races off his debacle in the Belmont S. Woodlander (Forestry) set a modest pace on the front and tired badly once displaced on the lead.
There was little to chose between the two rivals in deep stretch with Umpateedle reaching to wire first to win by a scant nose.
Travelator (A. P Jet) finished with good energy to claim the show in a creditable effort, beaten 2 1/2 lengths under less than ideal circumstances.
www.brisnet.com /cgi-bin/editorial/news/article.cgi?id=2656   (1534 words)

  
 PA Week
October 6 is special day for the PA profession.
As it grows, the PA profession is also influencing the quality health care in other countries, several of which are in varied stages of developing their own educational programs and PA like professions.
It was on October 6, 1967, that the first class of PAs graduated from Duke University in North Carolina.
www.aapa.org /newsroom/pa-week.html   (3810 words)

  
 Talking Points Memo: by Joshua Micah Marshall: October 12, 2003 - October 18, 2003 Archives   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
October 12, 2003 - October 18, 2003
I’d be curious to find out whether some outfit like our hypothetical Former Republican Communications Staffers and Speechwriters Group of Washington is doing some of their letter-campaign consulting for the White House or the Pentagon as part of the Great Push-Back.
On July 12, two days before Novak's column, a Post reporter was told by an administration official that the White House had not paid attention to the former ambassador's CIA-sponsored trip to Niger because it was set up as a boondoggle by his wife, an analyst with the agency working on weapons of mass destruction.
www.talkingpointsmemo.com /archives/week_2003_10_12.php   (5660 words)

  
 Ballot Access News -- October 12, 1996
If the state's theory had been upheld, it would have made it virtually impossible for a new party to be created in the middle of an election year, and then to participate in that year's elections.
However, on October 4, the U.S. Court of Appeals, D.C. Circuit, ruled that the law is clear, and the F.E.C. must be permitted to enforce its own rules by its own slow timelines.
On October 2, Ann Rosenhaft, chairman of the Coalition for Free and Open Elections from 1987 until early this year, died at her daughter's home in Liverpool, England.
www.ballot-access.org /1996/1012.html   (3077 words)

  
 WDNR - DNR Outdoor Report - October 12, 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The fl bear season closes Oct. 12, and preliminary reports indicate a number of very large bear were taken this year.
All facilities remain open through October, unless there is a severe cold stretch of weather.
Northern Lights and Ice Age campgrounds are closed as of Oct. 12.
www.dnr.state.wi.us /org/caer/ce/news/or/2004/or041012.htm   (10285 words)

  
 Talking Points Memo: by Joshua Micah Marshall: October 06, 2002 - October 12, 2002 Archives   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
October 06, 2002 - October 12, 2002
Interestingly in this October 4th article Taylor said it was outrageous for the Democrats even to bring up the charges about the improper use of federal money at the school.
Whether you're for 'regime change' or against it, if you want to really understand this issue in detail and have your beliefs and preconceptions seriously challenged, buy this book.
www.talkingpointsmemo.com /archives/week_2002_10_06.php   (3178 words)

  
 October 12   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
On Oct. 12, 1492 (Old Style calendar; Oct. 21 New Style), Christopher Columbus arrived with his expedition in the present-day Bahamas.
In 1870, General Robert E. Lee died in Lexington, Va., at age 63.
This page was last built with Frontier on a Macintosh on Wed, Oct 12, 2005 at 1:21:32 PM.
www.rny.com /archive/history/2005/October/1012.html   (628 words)

  
 Global Network - Report from Portland, Oregon - 7-12/10/02   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The march on October 12 was over twice the size of the one staged last year, and all told we directly engaged some 500 people in the various events, which is about three times the number of participants in the march and our two forums last year.
Wednesday evening, October 9: WILPF led a lively discussion with Radical Women and the Freedom Socialist Party on the dangers of weapons in space and the push of aerospace industries, in close co-operation with the Pentagon, for hi tech weapons development and a policy of aggressive and pre-emptive wars.
Saturday morning, October 12: Twelve co-sponsors gathered at 11 am in a federal park located between a Federal Building and City Hall for a rally and march re keeping space for peace.
www.globenet.free-online.co.uk /reports/oregonoct02.htm   (547 words)

  
 12 Oct History: This Date   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
In the morning, the two Israeli army reservists were en route to their base in the West Bank on Oct. 12, but took a wrong turn into the Palestinian town of Ramallah and were taken to the police station there.
English Edith Cavell [04 Dec 1865 –; 12 Oct 1915] was head nurse at the Berkendael Institute in Brussels.
In October 1859, while on leave at Arlington to straighten out the entangled affairs of his late father-in-law, he was ordered to suppress the slave insurrection attempted by John Brown at Harpers Ferry, Virginia.
www.jcanu.hpg.ig.com.br /history/h4oct/h4oct12.html   (10328 words)

  
 October 12, 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
With the enactment of annexation reform legislation - Amended Substitute Senate Bill 5 - and its anticipated effective date of October 26, 2001, CCAO scheduled regional seminars for county commissioners and other public officials and staff.
The two CCAO Annexation Seminars held this week in Lucas and Butler counties were attended by 150 county officials and staff.
Ohio Red Ribbon Week is held annually to increase awareness about the negative effects of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs and to promote a safe and drug free environments for everyone in the community.
www.ccao.org /CIDS/news20011012.htm   (2663 words)

  
 Kobe Accuser's Apology Letter - October 12, 2004
Kobe Accuser's Apology Letter - October 12, 2004
Said she was sorry for misleading statements to cops
OCTOBER 12--Weeks before the scheduled start of the Kobe Bryant trial, his female accuser wrote a letter apologizing for intentional misstatements she made when first interviewed last year by Colorado police.
www.thesmokinggun.com /archive/1012041kobe1.html   (59 words)

  
 China to launch Shenzhou VI October 12-15
China will launch its second manned space mission between October 12 and 15, an aerospace official said Tuesday.
The craft is expected to land at a site in central Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, the official said, adding that the preparations for the launch are going smoothly.
A travel agent taking domestic tourists to witness the launch said he had been advised to be at the site early Wednesday morning.
www.chinadaily.com.cn /english/doc/2005-10/11/content_483900.htm   (356 words)

  
 The Sad Fall Of Domino Harvey - October 12, 2005
The Sad Fall Of Domino Harvey - October 12, 2005
OCTOBER 12--The new film "Domino," which opens Friday and stars Keira Knightley in the title role, focuses on the brash, bounty-hunting activities of ex-model Domino Harvey, who died this summer of an accidental drug overdose in her Los Angeles home.
At the time of her death, Harvey was facing federal narcotics distribution charges and had been released on $1.3 million bail and placed under house arrest, complete with an electronic monitor affixed to her ankle.
www.thesmokinggun.com /archive/1012054domino1.html?link=rssfeed   (156 words)

  
 October 12 Party Guide
Here you will find the world's holidays, annual events and a few anniversaries on October 12.
October 12, 1582 does not exist on the Gregorian calendar - it became October 22, 1582, when the ten-day lag of the previously used Julian calendar was corrected
Destiny Day - honors Dutch sailor Piet de Stuini for persuading Columbus to alter his log to show October 12 as the day that the famous landing was made, instead of October 13, because they felt superstitions of the number ‘13’ would cause undue fears (1492)
www.partyguideonline.com /months/october/oct12.html   (163 words)

  
 FOIA Post (2001): New Attorney General FOIA Memorandum Issued
On October 12, Attorney General Ashcroft issued a memorandum to the heads of all departments and agencies that supersedes the Department of Justice FOIA policy memorandum that had been in effect since October 1993.
The new Ashcroft FOIA Memorandum was effective immediately upon issuance, and the presidential statement on the FOIA that was issued in 1993 remains in effect as well.
When you carefully consider FOIA requests and decide to withhold records, in whole or in part, you can be assured that the Department of Justice will defend your decisions unless they lack a sound legal basis or present an unwarranted risk of adverse impact on the ability of other agencies to protect other important records.
www.usdoj.gov /oip/foiapost/2001foiapost19.htm   (1265 words)

  
 Probe Focuses on Month Before Leak to Reporters (washingtonpost.com)
Wilson said he attempted to increase pressure on the White House the day after the June 12 article was published by calling some present and former senior administration officials who know national security adviser Condoleezza Rice.
He wanted them to tell Rice that she was wrong in her comment on NBC's "Meet the Press" on June 8 that there may be some intelligence "in the bowels of the agency," but that no one around her had any doubts about the uranium story.
Officials have said Wilson, a former ambassador to Gabon and National Security Council senior director for African affairs, was not chosen because of his wife.
www.washingtonpost.com /ac2/wp-dyn?pagename=article&contentId=A13696-2003Oct11¬Found=true   (1615 words)

  
 Land Of The Free?: October 12, 2003
I spent the night of 06 October 2003 in an American jail--Kennesaw Jail, almost one hour from Atlanta airport.
On 06 October 2003 my fiancé, a German citizen, was handcuffed and taken to jail while coming to the United States to visit me. She flew from Stuttgart Germany on Delta Airlines and landed at Hartsfield International Airport in Atlanta Georgia.
She was visiting me on a six-month tourist visa issued at the American Consulate in Frankfurt, Germany.
landofthefree.blogspot.com /2003_10_12_landofthefree_archive.html   (3030 words)

  
 The Club For Growth - The Club for Growth Blog: Steve's article in the Wall Street Journal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Club and WSJ are most certainly being dishonest in their article about the Kerrys' taxes, as well as on his past voting history on taxes and his current tax plan.
In reality, of course, Sen. Kerry pays a lot less than 100% of his income in taxes and makes a lot more than $10, but the size of his personal finances are still insignificant in comparison to the size of his wife's.
Married filing separately simply is a tax status, and is not an indication of total separation of the assets or lifestyles.
www.clubforgrowth.org /blog/archives/014843.php   (4443 words)

  
 Kids.net.au - Encyclopedia October 12 -   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
October 12 is the 285th day of the year (286th in Leap years).
See Also: January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
October 11 - October 13 - September 12 - November 12 - more historical anniversaries
www.kidsseek.com /encyclopedia-wiki/oc/October_12   (363 words)

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