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  Stephen's Web ~ Edu_RSS ~ October 6, 2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
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www.downes.ca /archive/03/10_06_Edu_RSS.htm   (8862 words)

  
 October 6, 1979 (2004-35, 12/03/2004)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Twenty-five years ago, on October 6, 1979, the Federal Reserve adopted new policy procedures that led to skyrocketing interest rates and two back-to-back recessions but that also broke the back of inflation and ushered in the environment of low inflation and general economic stability the United States has enjoyed for nearly two decades.
To understand the significance of the October 6 policy changes, it is first necessary to review the procedures the Fed had been using to implement monetary policy.
By the time of the secret October 6 meeting, inflation continued to remain high, the value of dollar had declined significantly, and the monetary aggregates continued their rapid growth.
www.frbsf.org /publications/economics/letter/2004/el2004-35.html   (1623 words)

  
 6 October 1973  War
On October 6, 1973, at exactly 14 h 05, Egypt and Syria, frustrated by Israel's refusal to give up Arab territory occupied during the Six-Day War of 1967, joined to launch a surprise attack on Israeli occupation forces—Syria in the Golan Heights and Egypt in the Sinai.
Although the October war did not achieve a complete military victory, the Arabs, by the impressive performance of their army, managed to turn the war into a psychological victory.
From October 1973 to March 1974, the Arab countries maintained an embargo on oil exports to Western nations friendly to Israel.
www.syrialive.net /government/history/octoberwar.htm   (326 words)

  
 Amazon.com: October: Music: U2   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
October is their most overtly religious album where songs like "Rejoice", "Fire", "I Fall Down" and "Is That All?" find the band searching for answers to higher questions.
October was only the band's second album and shows a that they could build on the tremendous potential that they showed on their debut release.
'October' is a fine, transitional album that showcases their musical development with results that are unique and often satisfying like no other album.
www.amazon.com /October-U2/dp/B000001FS1   (1419 words)

  
 October 6 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
October 6 is the 279th day of the year (280th in leap years).
1998 - Gay-bashing: Near Laramie, Wyoming, University of Wyoming student Matthew Shepard is viciously attacked by two assailants for being gay (he died on October 12).
This page was last modified 22:33, 7 October 2006.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/October_6   (1145 words)

  
 Ballot Access News -- October 6, 1997
Since the leading major party primary season debates (for the party which does not control the White House) always have the participation of at least five candidates, it should not be possible for opponents of HR 2478 to charge that the general election debates would be unwieldy.
Furthermore, the two-person general election debates actually held in October 1996 had the lowest TV audience ever, for any general election presidential debates, whereas the three-way October 1992 debates had a large TV audience.
on October 14 in the D.C. Circuit are Laurence Silberman, David Sentelle (Reagan appointees) and Merrick Garland (a Clinton appointee).
www.ballot-access.org /1997/1006.html   (3064 words)

  
 Prometheus 6 | All respect and no restraint
October 6, 2006 -- THIS column is directed entirely to the sleazy, skuzzy, unprincipled and entirely Machiavellian Democratic political operative who helped design the careful plan resulting in the fingerprint-free leak of Mark Foley e-mails:
Kirk Fordham, Foley's former chief of staff, said this week that he repeatedly alerted Hastert's staff in 2003 to complaints that the Florida lawmaker was showing inappropriate interest in male pages, who are high-schoolers spending a semester or two working for Congress.
Black power's reach was global, spanning continents and crossing oceans, yet its iconic personalities and organizations (some of whom were key civil-rights activists) remain shadowy, almost forgotten figures in spite of their vital role in shaping still-raging debates about race, war, and democracy.
www.prometheus6.org   (4090 words)

  
 WTC Enviromental Monitoring: October 6, 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
EPA is collecting data from 17 fixed monitors in and around ground zero and is using portable sampling equipment to collect data from a range of locations.
Asbestos - Four air samples taken in New Jersey on October 4 showed results less than 70 structures per millimeter squared, which is the Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act (AHERA) standard for allowing children to re-enter school buildings after asbestos removal activities.
Particulates - EPA detected a rise in the average concentration of particulates at several locations on October 4 and 5th, mostly in the areas of the landfill where the screening of debris is being conducted.
www.epa.gov /wtc/summaries/epa-osha100601.htm   (489 words)

  
 October 6, 1973 with Israel, The Battle of the Crossing
Most important, the October War proved that the combatant is the most significant element in the battle field, given that the Egyptian soldier successfully managed to overcome what was called "the technological gap between armies".
The month of October 1973 coincided with the holy month of Ramadan, wherein Israel discounted the possibility of any military action to be taken on the part of the Egyptians.
The Sixth of October 1973 was selected as it coincided with a Saturday, the official weekend in Israel, as well as Yum Kippur i.e.
www.arabicnews.com /ansub/Daily/Day/021007/2002100732.html   (1282 words)

  
 October 6, 2001
Oct 6, 2001 12:00 PM Two new cost of production studies for fresh market broccoli and cauliflower grown in the Central Coast are now available from the University of California...
Oct 6, 2001 12:00 PM Dear Harry: Your commentary of Sept. 1 on the California lawsuit over ethanol surprised me. I never knew you were such a states rights kind of guy.
Oct 6, 2001 12:00 PM Seed technology giant Incotec has announced the appointment of Jerry Vosti as sales consultant to represent its North American research and manufacturing...
westernfarmpress.com /issue_20011006/index.html   (775 words)

  
 6 October
You handled the Master’s side, all-blessed Apostle, and grasped the summit of blessings; for like a sponge you soaked up streams from there, the source of good things and eternal life, and you watered hearts dried up through ignorance of God, as you well up with the doctrines of the knowledge of God.
Thomas with spears from afar was stabbed on the sixth of October.
He preached the word of God to Medes and Parthians, Persians and Indians; he was imprisoned by King Smidaios, because through him his son Azanes, his wife Tertia and his daughters Migdonia and Narka had believed and been baptised.
www.anastasis.org.uk /6october.htm   (2407 words)

  
 October 6
This test, similar to CST performed at the Martin plant, comprised an abbreviated countdown and simulation of flight events, with a simulator representing electrical characteristics of the spacecraft; its purpose was to establish confidence in the launch vehicle.
Hurricane Isbell threatened the area on October 14-15, but its path was far enough south of the Cape to make deerection unnecessary, though testing was curtailed.
By October 15 N-SAT-110 was in a 35610 x 35752 km x 0.1 deg orbit drifting past 109 deg E. Stationed at 110 deg E. Positioned in geosynchronous orbit at 110 deg E in 2000 Last known longitude (4 September 2001) 110.06 deg E drifting at 0.012 deg W per day.
www.astronautix.com /thisday/octber06.htm   (2180 words)

  
 Comment on October 6   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Unusual as the alignment on October 6th may be, tidal calculations for Saint John, New Brunswick, are that it will nearly coincide with only the third highest tide in 2002.
If you want to check the astronomical conditions for 6 October, or any other day, and are prepared to put in the effort required to understand the terminology, go to the excellent NASA web site at: http://ssd.jpl.nasa.gov/cgi-bin/eph
The forecast map for 00Z on Sunday 6 October shows a broad low pressure system, not especially intense, and less intense than in previous model runs, centred over the Gulf of St. Lawrence, with a trailing trough of low pressure to the lower Great Lakes.
www.magma.ca /~jdreid/comment.htm   (969 words)

  
 October 6 - 10
HOUSTON, Texas —Kevin Joseph (Watson) Bishop was born on May 6, 1966, and died of an accident in Houston, Texas, on Saturday (Oct. 2, 2004).
On Oct. 6 of this same year, she married Annis Thorson, her husband of 61½ years.
Larry Wayne Swanson was born Feb. 6, 1928, in Forest City, a son of Alvin and Ida (Elias) Swanson.
www.pafways.org /obituaries/mcgg/2004/oct2.htm   (9689 words)

  
 October 6, 1999
on Wednesday, October 6, 1999, and everyone was invited to the event.
Cheramie told the committee that their cost estimates for the South Lafourche project as of October 4, 1999 are as follows:
Cheramie told the committee that they expect to finish their construction documents at the end of October and will have the plans ready for market by mid to late November.
lafourche.k12.la.us /minutes/r19991006.htm   (3121 words)

  
 DLORN ~ October 6, 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
The site also features some interesting primary sources, including photographs, digitised documents, badges, uniforms and personal testimonies of women who From New Humbul Resources on October 6, 2004 at 10:30 p.m..
The site traces the history of many of the children from before the Second World War, through the holocaust, liber From New Humbul Resources on October 6, 2004 at 10:30 p.m..
The second mod From MERLOT - 10 Most Recent Materials on October 6, 2004 at 6:30 p.m..
www.downes.ca /archive/04/10_06_DLORN.htm   (1072 words)

  
 Commentary
October 16 -- $300,000 Thoroughbred Club of America (G3), three-year-olds and upward, fillies and mares, six furlongs.
October 21 -- $125,000 Valley View (G3), three-year-old fillies, 1 1/16 miles (turf).
Ritchey indicated that his stable star, winner of the Preakness (G1) and Belmont S. (G1), is still considered a definite maybe for the $200,000 Perryville (G3) to be run at Keeneland on October 14.
www.brisnet.com /cgi-bin/editorial/article.cgi?id=2593   (953 words)

  
 October 6, 2002   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
May we bear fruit in plenty and be pleasing in his sight by living lives that are marked by love and respect.
Also, if you were not able to make the meeting on October 2 to register your child for Sacramental Preparation please call Helen on Wed, Oct 9 at 389-5191 (9am-2pm) or call the rectory during business hours
October is not only Respect Life Month, but also the month of the Holy Rosary.
www.stpatrick-stlawrence.org /october_6,_2002.htm   (1271 words)

  
 October 6, 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
OCTOBER 10 - Counties enrolling in the program must give CCAO a verbal commitment by October 10.
OCTOBER 23 - Counties enrolling in the program must have documentation to CCAO by October 23.
The DRC's Bureau of Adult Detention has scheduled an October 19th meeting with the AG, CCAO and BSSA to discuss drafting the rules required by the bill.
www.ccao.org /CIDS/news20001006.htm   (3879 words)

  
 Think Progress » October 6: This Day In Iraq War History
October 6, 2006: On 1st Anniversary of Iraqi Civil War, Bush Blasts Chinese, Soviet Military Presence; Crticizes Sunni/N. Korea Mutual Defense Pact
You and your movement are just a bunch of stupid afraid and selfish freaks who have no sense of what it means to be a human being.
She was used up and discarded by her party, yet, cannot admit it or face that fact.
thinkprogress.org /2005/10/06/october-6-this-day-in-iraq-war-history   (2222 words)

  
 October 6 - 10
On Oct. 6, 1920, she was united in marriage to Wayne A. Crawford.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one son, one sister and six brothers.
Dakota Ray was born Oct. 6, 1996, in Mason City, son of Randy and Brooke (Mitchell) Matton.
www.pafways.org /obituaries/mcgg/1996/oct2.htm   (7188 words)

  
 Think Progress » ThinkFast: October 6, 2006
The evangelical christians cannot keep their recruitmet strategy working in the era of the internet and cultural globalization, it’s just not feasible, their power will be very limited in generations to come, but we know the current believers will be voting for a very long time.
Leaving a faith of stupidity, hypocrisy, and downright lies is a hard thing for anyone to do and if their teenagers are doing just that, then things really are going to get better once this current generation grows up.
I wonder if the kids being dragged to our area’s newest megachurch are starting to wonder what eating ice cream at the church’s fancy ice cream parlor and bowling at their bowling alley have to so about spirituality.
thinkprogress.org /2006/10/06/thinkprogress-october-6-2006   (5205 words)

  
 Wall Street Next Week October 6, 2003
Given October’s reputation, plus Saturn’s (payback time) transit over the US horoscope as well as President George Bush’s, it is prudent to be as cash rich and debt free as possible this month.
October 8 is our next market marker day- when we get an important clue as to what the Fall 2004 Zeitgeist will be.
Interestingly enough this cosmic marker follows the mundane California recall election of October 7 and precedes the Treasury Department introduction of a colorful redesigned $20 bill on Oct. 9.
www.afund.com /wsnw/031006.html   (1902 words)

  
 October 6, 2004
No news tends to be good news as far as cotton insects are concerned, and that has been the case for most producers in Alabama this year, says Ron Smith,...
Oct 6, 2004 12:00 PM, By Cecil H. Yancy Jr.
With the stereotypically incisive wit for which he is remembered, Calvin Coolidge once observed that if you see 10 troubles coming down the road, you...
southeastfarmpress.com /issue_20041006/index.html   (484 words)

  
 NucNews - October 6, 2003
On Friday September 12, 2003, the 35-member governing board of the IAEA gave Iran an ultimatum until October 31 to prove that her nuclear program is strictly for peaceful purposes, by providing all the deatils of her nuclear program.
October 2002: North Korean negotiators admit to Assistant Secretary of State James Kelly that their country has an enriched uranium program, a violation of several agreements to remain non-nuclear.
Bush said on October 3, 2003, that "the Iraq war was justified" and one of the key reasons for it was a vial of botulinum bacteria, kept in a scientist's home refrigerator since 1993, cited in the David Kay report.
nucnews.net /nucnews/2003nn/0310nn/031006nn.htm   (20012 words)

  
 NucNews - October 6, 2004
WASHINGTON, Oct. 6 - Iraq had essentially destroyed its illicit weapons capability within months after the Persian Gulf War ended in 1991, and its capacity to produce such weapons had eroded even further by the time of the American invasion in 2003, the top American inspector in Iraq said in a report made public today.
TOKYO, Oct. 6 -- The United States has agreed to withdraw 12,500 troops from South Korea over several years rather than pulling them all out by the end of next year, as was initially planned, the Pentagon and South Korean officials said Wednesday.
Roughly 6 percent will be taken as contractor profit, 10 percent finances U.S. government overhead, and more than a quarter will be lost to mismanagement, corruption, insurance costs and the soaring salaries of non-Iraqi workers.
nucnews.net /nucnews/2004nn/0410nn/041006nn.htm   (20943 words)

  
 WDNR - DNR Outdoor Report - October 6, 2005
Peninsula State Park golf course is open until the end of October.
Fish were processed at the Root River Steelhead Facility on Monday October 3.
Registration numbers are looking good with many hunters shooting an antlerless deer to earn their buck sticker for the upcoming earn-a-buck season beginning the end of October.
www.dnr.state.wi.us /org/caer/ce/news/or/2005/or051006.htm   (8213 words)

  
 October 6   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
National Day or Victory Day in Egypt; celebrates the results of the October war in 1973
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october-6.iqnaut.net   (631 words)

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