Judge shot at courthouse in Nevada

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Judge shot at courthouse in Nevada

Monday, June 12, 2006 Today in Reno, Nevada a judge has been shot in a courthouse while he stood near a third floor window. The police and a SWAT team have been searching the nearby parking garages for the shooter. Judge Chuck Weller was hit in the chest with the bullet at the Mills B. […]

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US House committee approves daylight saving time amendment

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US House committee approves daylight saving time amendment

May 27th, 2018 by zJHAfA9a

Thursday, April 7, 2005 The U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee passed an amendment on Wednesday to extend daylight saving time by two months. The bipartisan measure is sponsored by Representative Fred Upton, Republican of Michigan, and Representative Ed Markey, Democrat of Massachusetts. “The more daylight we have, the less electricity we use,” Representative Ed […]

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38 killed in attack on Afghan bank

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38 killed in attack on Afghan bank

May 27th, 2018 by zJHAfA9a

Monday, February 21, 2011 38 people were reported dead Sunday, in a Taliban attack on a bank in Jalalabad, Afghanistan. The incident, orchestrated by five suicide bombers disguised as policemen and soldiers, quickly escalated into a confrontation between security forces and the invaders armed with machine guns. After a several-hour standoff, four of the five […]

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Florida’s Walt Disney World launches revamped attractions

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Florida’s Walt Disney World launches revamped attractions

May 27th, 2018 by zJHAfA9a

Tuesday, November 16, 2004 ORLANDO, Florida – Alien Encounter and The Living Seas at the Walt Disney World Resort are to open today with a makeover. The Alien Encounter attraction at Tomorrowland in the Magic Kingdom has been revised to include Experiment 626 from the movie Lilo & Stitch. Now called Stitch’s Great Escape!, the […]

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Egyptian archaeologists announce discovery of marble statue and 132 new sites

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Egyptian archaeologists announce discovery of marble statue and 132 new sites

May 26th, 2018 by zJHAfA9a

Thursday, May 14, 2009 Zahi Hawass, Egypt’s pre-eminent archaeologist, and Secretary General of the The Supreme Council of Antiquities, has announced that a rare statue constructed of white marble whose features resemble Alexander the Great has been discovered in Egypt. Hawass also stated that there are satellite photographs identifying many archeological sites which may also […]

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Frankfurt defuses World War II-era bomb, evacuates 60,000

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Frankfurt defuses World War II-era bomb, evacuates 60,000

May 26th, 2018 by zJHAfA9a

Monday, September 4, 2017 Experts in Frankfurt, Germany defused a World War II-era bomb yesterday, after more than 60,000 people, the most since World War II, evacuated from the area. The HC 4000 blockbuster bomb, dropped by the United Kingdom’s Royal Air Force, was discovered days ago near the Goethe University Frankfurt campus in a […]

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Zimbabwe submits to popular pressure: foreign currencies now legal tender

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Zimbabwe submits to popular pressure: foreign currencies now legal tender

May 26th, 2018 by zJHAfA9a

Thursday, January 29, 2009 Zimbabwe has decided to abandon its currency, the Zimbabwean dollar, in favour of other currencies. Acting Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa announced today that Zimbabweans will be allowed to make transactions in other currencies along with the local currency. “In line with the prevailing practices by the general public, [the] government is […]

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Find The Ideal Mazda Dealership, Look In Lockport

May 25th, 2018 by zJHAfA9a

Get More Information Here: Maroochydore Ken Mills Toyota Hilux Dealer Sunshine Coast byAlma Abell There were about 222 million licensed drivers in the U.S. in 2016. With so many people on the road, you’re bound to see a Mazda cruising by. The Mazda brand is a Japanese company and was founded in 1920. Mazdas are […]

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Pink Floyd’s Syd Barrett dies at age 60

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Pink Floyd’s Syd Barrett dies at age 60

May 25th, 2018 by zJHAfA9a

Tuesday, July 11, 2006 Today, it was announced that Syd Barrett, the founding member of British rock band Pink Floyd died from a complication with diabetes. According to a Pink Floyd spokeswoman, he died days earlier (July 7) but the announcement was withheld. “He died peacefully at home. There will be a private family funeral […]

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Conservative Party launches manifesto

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Conservative Party launches manifesto

May 25th, 2018 by zJHAfA9a

Wednesday, April 13, 2005The Conservative Party of the United Kingdom, Monday, launched its slimline manifesto for the May 5th general election, a twenty-seven page document entitled The British Dream. The manifesto focuses on five key areas: Lower tax and value for money: The party plans to make up to £12 billion of savings annually by […]

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