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  September 24 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
September 24 is the 267th day of the year (268th in leap years).
September 23 · September 25 · August 24 · October 24 · more historical anniversaries
This page was last modified 02:15, 21 July 2006.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/September_24   (876 words)

  
 September 24, 2005 anti-war protest - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
September 24, 2005 saw protests against the invasion and occupation of Iraq take place across the world.
Representative Cynthia McKinney, George Galloway, Carlos Arredondo, Cindy Sheehan, Jesse Jackson, and former U.S. Attorney General Ramsey Clark attended the rally.
The September 24 march also included over 300 members of Military Families Speak Out, which represents about 2,500 military families.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/September_24,_2005_anti-war_protest   (833 words)

  
 NWN september 24, 2004
The book report for September is to read a book of their choice, that is of grade level and that the child hasn’t read before.
September will be a musical month here at school.
The first pick-up will be on September 24th and the three highest classes will have a dress-down day on September 30th.
www.olpillar.com /nwn/Sept04/nwn9_24_04.html   (3944 words)

  
 September 24 Anti-Imperialist Committee
The purpose of our committee is to organize an anti-imperialist feeder march and contingent on September 24, a "national day of protest" called by International A.N.S.W.E.R. We believe this joint action will help to lay the basis for future anti-imperialist actions and hasten the arrival of a world free of imperialism.
We believe that the only way to fundamentally end war is to do away with the political and economic system of imperialism (monopoly capitalism) which gives rise to one war after another.
Already at least a few hundred posters have gone up around town, and people on the streets who have seen posters being put up appear to be aware of this anti-imperialist contingent march, and say they are planning to attend.
struggle.net /s24   (1467 words)

  
 Act Now to Stop War & End Racism (ANSWER):
With the support of everyone in the antiwar movement around the country, the September 24th demonstration was a magnificent success.
On September 24 we will march and rally starting at the White House in Washington D.C. There will be coordinated actions that day in San Francisco and Los Angeles.
March permits obtained for mass march on September 24 directly in front of the White House on Pennsylvania Ave.
answer.pephost.org /site/PageServer?pagename=ANS_S24index   (1648 words)

  
 Washington, DC, Mass March and Anti-War Rally September 24, 2005 - SourceWatch
The Washington, DC, Mass March and Anti-War Rally September 24-26, 2005 was initiated and organized by two antiwar coalitions, A.N.S.W.E.R. (Act Now to Stop War and End Racism), on behalf of the September 24 National Coalition, and United for Peace and Justice.
"Starting on Saturday, September 24, three days of protest, grassroots lobbying, and civil disobedience are planned for Washington DC to protest the Iraq war and the militarization of US society.
The Washington DC Green Festival will be held September 24, 10AM to 9PM, and September 25, 11AM to 7PM, at the DC Convention Center, 801 Mount Vernon Place, NW (http://www.mapquest.com/maps/map.adp?country=USandaddress=801+Mount+Vernon+Place+Nw+andcity=Washingtonandstate=DCandzipcode=20001).
www.sourcewatch.org /index.php?title=Washington,_DC,_Mass_March_and_Anti-War_Rally_September_24,_2005   (1971 words)

  
 Sidley Austin | Client Resources | September 24, 2003 - Asian Edition
Goelzer suggested that the failure to heed such a warning would risk further damaging the public’s confidence in the accounting profession and that the PCAOB may write a rule prohibiting auditors from engaging in such activities.
On September 21, 2003, the NYSE Board of Directors announced the appointment of John S. Reed as interim chairman and chief executive officer after the resignation of Dick Grasso as chairman and chief executive officer.
It was reported on September 17, 2003 that, in response to pressure from regulators, several NYSE directors are preparing to propose changes to the operations of the NYSE Board of Directors.
www.sidley.com /news/pub.asp?PubID=1024489252003   (578 words)

  
 ISTP Sun-Earth Connections Event: September 24-
The GEOTAIL Wave experiment (PWI) detected type III radio bursts at 0130 and 0250 Sept 24, the latter of which agrees with the 0248 time of type II and IV events reported by NOAA.
Based upon classical predictors and the SOHO observations, a disturbance is expected to arrive late on 26 Sept. Active to Major geomagnetic storm conditions are predicted with isolated periods at severe storm possible during 26-27 Sept.
Using the old systems that were available in 1989, there was a 50 percent false alarm rate in the forecasts and many events that occurred were not forecast.
www-spof.gsfc.nasa.gov /istp/events/sept97   (948 words)

  
 NATO Update - 24-30 September 2001
The implications of the 11 September terrorist attacks perpetrated against New York and Washington D.C., NATO commitments in the Balkans and NATO-Russia relations were at the centre of discussions of NATO Defence Ministers, 26 September.
This informal meeting, which was originally planned over a two-day period (26-27 September) in Naples, Italy, was attended by Defence Ministers from all NATO member countries.
It followed on from Operation Essential Harvest on 27 September and will last for three months, with the possibility of having its mandate extended if necessary.
www.nato.int /docu/update/2001/0924/index-e.htm   (472 words)

  
 24 Sep History: This Date
Nevertheless eight political radicals were arrested on charges of conspiring to incite riots, and on 24 September 1969, their trial began in Chicago as protestors gathered outside the courthouse.
In September 1941, Nagai Kita, the Japanese consul in Hawaii, was told to begin carving up Pearl Harbor into five distinct zones and to determine the number of warships moored in each zone.
He is most famous for applying the topological notion of retract (introduced by K Borsuk [08 May 1905 –; 24 Jan 1982]) to the study of the solutions of differential equations.
www.safran-arts.com /42day/history/h4sep/h4sep24.html   (10123 words)

  
 NINDS Advisory Council Meeting Minutes, September 23-24, 1999: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke ...
The National Advisory Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NANDS) Council was convened for its 146th meeting on September 23, 1999, in Building 31, Conference Room 6, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland.
The discussion of FY 2000 was necessarily speculative, since action has not been completed on the appropriations bill and anticipated Congressional levels are substantially higher than the President's budget request.
The Council reviewed a total of 32 research career development grant applications; of this total, 24 applications had primary assignment to NINDS, and 21 of them (87.5 percent) were recommended for support in the amount of $2.1 million first-year direct costs.
www.ninds.nih.gov /find_people/nands/council_minutes_september1999.htm   (5488 words)

  
 Weekly Advisory -- September 24, 1999
On September 24, 1999, the Commission will hold a closed meeting to discuss surveillance matters.
On September 22, 1999, the Commission authorized for publication in the Federal Register a notice of a new system of records under the Privacy Act covering certain discrimination complaint records.
In addition, respondent Herman Gerdes was prohibited from trading on or subject to the rules of any contract market for a period of ten (10) years from the date this decision becomes final.
www.cftc.gov /opa/adv99/opawa40-99.htm   (1170 words)

  
 NAPSNet Daily Report, Monday, September 24, 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
While the PRC wants to show the world that it can cooperate in the global fight the US says is needed, the PRC also is hoping to serve as a useful counterbalance against what it and its neighbors sometimes see as US adventurism.
The report could not be confirmed by the US embassy in Tokyo, which said it was not aware of any new information regarding the possibility of another attack.
The official newspaper for the DPRK's ruling Workers Party said that the US deployed nuclear weapons and missiles in and around the Korean Peninsula, and as long as no hostile actions were taken against the DPRK, it would not use its missiles.
www.nautilus.org /VietnamFOIA/archives/napsnet/dr/0109/SEP24.html   (1856 words)

  
 *Ø*  Wilson's Almanac free daily ezine | Book of Days | September 24 | Paracelsus Highwayman Captain James Hind ...
It was the centrepiece of festivities and at the table that night, and usually preserved in the farmer’s parlour for the coming year.
Note the similarity to this and the ancient Latvian harvest ritual of Mikeli (September 22).
In Hertfordshire, the final sheaf was tied up and erected, called a Mare, and reapers took turns at throwing their sickles at it, to cut it down.
www.wilsonsalmanac.com /book/sep24.html   (3284 words)

  
 Puma News - Week of September 20 - 24, 2004
Green (C) Track Parent Conferences will be on September 20, 22, 23, 24 and 27, 2004.
Parent Conferences with your child's teacher will give you a chance to see how well your child is doing and how to help them to succeed in learning for the rest of the school year.
If you are not attending Parent Conferences, please help us by not entering the campus until after Blue (A) Track regular dismissal at 2:48 p.m.
alexandria-es10.lausd.k12.ca.us /newsletters/News0412.html   (778 words)

  
 September 24 - BR Bullpen
Events, births and deaths that occured on September 24.
Pulliam sees no inconsistency with the September 4th incident and claims he has merely upheld his umpire on a question of fact in each case.
On September 30th he will play his first game at 1B and get his first hit in a 4–3 win over Boston.
www.baseball-reference.com /bullpen/September_24   (6006 words)

  
 Today in History: September 24
So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past.
Writer F. Scott Fitzgerald, best known for his classic American novel The Great Gatsby, was born on September 24, 1896 in St.
Named for his distant cousin Francis Scott Key, author of the "The Star-Spangled Banner," Fitzgerald was descended, on his father's side, from a long line of Marylanders.
lcweb2.loc.gov /ammem/today/sep24.html   (581 words)

  
 COMET - Vol. 2, No. 24 - 17 September 2001
On September 18, the California Department of Education (CDE) will collaborate with these representatives to continue the development of the model infrastructure for staff development.
On behalf of the National Assessment Governing Board, you or a member of your organization are invited to testify at a National Public Forum on the Draft 2004 Mathematics Framework for the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) on Monday, September 24, 2001, in Washington, DC.
You are invited to present oral and/or written remarks, or you may send a written statement to the Board by September 24.
csmp.ucop.edu /cmp/comet/2001/09_17_2001.html   (3427 words)

  
 Online NewsHour: Senatorial Views -- September 24, 2001
And two Republicans, Richard Lugar of Indiana, a member of the Select intelligence and Foreign Relations Committees, and Fred Thompson of Tennessee, member of the Intelligence and Governmental Affairs Committees.
And I think that some real good is going to come out of this, not the least of which is the resolve and dedication of the American people now to do what's necessary to make this country safer.
If you took a public opinion poll, as everybody always does on a regular basis, you probably find national defense up until September 11 not in the top ten of people's area of concern -- maybe not in the top 20.
www.pbs.org /newshour/bb/terrorism/july-dec01/senators_9-24.html   (2556 words)

  
 Alfalfa Report, September 24, 2001 (ACIS)
Planting Date: October is the optimum planting date for low desert areas in Arizona, although it is possible to plant alfalfa from September through March.
Planting too early can result in poor crop establishment due to hot weather, losses from competition from summer weeds, or damage from feeding from whitefly.
Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension work, acts of May 8 and June 30, 1914, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, James A. Christenson, Director Cooperative Extension, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, The University of Arizona.
ag.arizona.edu /crops/counties/yuma/alfalfareports/2001/alfalfarpt092401.html   (455 words)

  
 NucNews - September 24, 2002
The lack of debate over foreign policy since September 11 has obscured the rift, but to recall Bush senior's approach to foreign policy is to see just how radical the change is - and to raise the question of how it came about only eight years later.
A conservative and a "realist" who was much influenced by the approach of Kissinger and Nixon, especially in their dealings with China and the Soviet Union, George Bush senior was slow to grasp the revolutionary nature of Gorbachev's reforms and the importance of conflicts within states, such as those in Afghanistan and Yugoslavia.
LONDON, Sept. 24 - Britain today published a long-awaited dossier asserting that the regime of President Saddam Hussein of Iraq was continuing to expand stockpiles of chemical and biological weapons and had plans to use them.
nucnews.net /nucnews/2002nn/0209nn/020924nn.htm   (20887 words)

  
 FRB: Press Release -- FOMC statement -- September 24, 2002   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
FRB: Press Release -- FOMC statement -- September 24, 2002
The Federal Open Market Committee decided today to keep its target for the federal funds rate unchanged at 1 3/4 percent.
Governor Gramlich and President McTeer preferred a reduction in the target for the federal funds rate.
www.federalreserve.gov /boarddocs/press/monetary/2002/20020924   (219 words)

  
 Weekly Advisory -- September 24, 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
On September 24, 2004, the Commission will hold a closed meeting to discuss surveillance matters.
The court’s order, entered on September 2, 2004, results from a complaint filed by the CFTC in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California on August 14, 2001 (see CFTC News Release 4551-01).
Any request for an extension of the comment period must be made in writing — before the expiration of the comment period — to the Commission's Office of the Secretariat.
www.cftc.gov /opa/adv04/opawa39-04.htm   (1955 words)

  
 September 24
Roundheaded borers develop/feed in the sapwood of tree trunks and branches (as opposed to flatheaded borers which dwell and feed on cambial tissues just beneath the bark).
Although adult twig borer activities have not been determined for Kansas, they probably begin in late July, peak in August and extend into September.
After mating, the female targets branches in the range of 6-13 mm in diameter for depositing eggs.
www.oznet.ksu.edu /entomology/extension/KIN/KIN_2004/kin-28/04ksnew.28.htm   (1139 words)

  
 September 24
The cats and dogs, which have been held in temporary staging areas throughout Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama, are being brought to North Shore Animal League America's headquarters in Port Washington, New York where they will be cared for in a safe environment.
The animals were airlifted on Thursday, September 22 from Baton Rouge International Airport at approximately 9:30 AM (CST) and arrived at New Jersey's Teterboro Airport at approximately 1:30 PM (ET).
In response to the tragedy of Katrina -especially the plight of the animals and their caretakers- the Laurel Canyon Animal Company is donating $9.00 from every order during September and October.
www.animalradio.com /092405.html   (2218 words)

  
 indieWIRE > Calendar (Sep 18 - Sep 24)
Arab Film Festival (San Francisco) - September 23 - October 2.
Gaiman will discuss his role as screenwriter and how he and McKean (who directed) created a visual and psychological menagerie of dreamscapes, nightmares and otherworldly creatures that combine live action with digital animation that was made on a Mac.
The New Montreal Filmfest - September 18 - 25.
www.indiewire.com /calendar/050918.html   (566 words)

  
 NucNews - September 24, 2003
The depleted uranium, a slightly radioactive heavy metal used by the US military during the 78-day NATO air campaign against Yugoslavia in 1999, was found in an area of southern Serbia near the border with Kosovo, the environment minister, Andjelka Mihajlov, said.
After strong lobbying by the United States for action, the governing board of the IAEA on September 12 set an October 31 deadline for Iran to prove it is not secretly developing nuclear weapons as Washington alleges.
WASHINGTON, Sept. 24 - The Bush administration told senators today that the $87 billion it seeks for the campaigns in Iraq and Afghanistan would be invested, in a larger sense, in the security of the United States and the cause of freedom itself.
nucnews.net /nucnews/2003nn/0309nn/030924nn.htm   (19835 words)

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