Mr. Gurney officially retired from driving in 1970 to concentrate on designing cars and organizing racing teams. Cars from his company, All American Racers, won the Indianpolis 500 three times. This is what all North Koreans have been taught, including our tour guide, who gave her name as Mrs. Lee and whose high heels clacked as she took a tour group peremptorily around a basement collection of the spoils of war. Fighter planes, she explained the logic behind her thinking on the origins of the war..
One awkward piece of unfinished business on Capitol Hill is the ethics case against a veteran Democratic congressman. Today, eight members of the House Ethics Committee are scheduled to start what’s called an adjudicatory hearing in plain English: the trial of New York’s Charles Rangel. But there are problems.
STEVE APPLEFORD, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES; Steve Appleford writes regularly about music for The Times2 Slayings May Have Colosio Link : Probe: Sheriff Department seeks to determine if men shot on I 5 had ties to assassinated Mexican candidate. That country government denies any connection. ROBERT KOEHLER, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES; Robert Koehler writes regularly about theater for The TimesSpecial Interests Vs.
08 Apr 2018Two groups. A face off. Dressed for a fight, they prepare to battle as a crowd gathers to cheer them on at one of Aurangabad’s biggest slums, the Labour Colony. I live in Hyde Park and unfortunately my old car (with few miles) was broken into twice in my first six months moving here. Nothing was stolen either time. The police, tow truck drivers, and auto body shops believe they were trying to steal the car itself.
Over the past decade, more than two dozen states and the federal government have enacted laws that require lengthy prison sentences after a third felony. California’s 1994 law, mandating at least 25 years for the third offense, is among the toughest in the nation. Stevens said the state is the only one that allows a misdemeanor offense to qualify for such a severe sentence..
September 11 will mark the twenty fifth anniversary of the night baseball’s Pete Rose broke Ty Cobb’s longstanding career record for hits. In a rare reprieve from baseball’s longstanding shunning of Rose, baseball commissioner Bud Selig has given the Cincinnati Reds permission to honor Pete Rose in person that night. His predecessor Fay Vincent has protested the decision..
The watch came in the mail on Friday and I worn it every day from Saturday until now. Thus, I haven had the chance to see if the watch will still keep ticking for more than three days after I take it off. What I can tell you, however, is that it keeps great time at +2 seconds per day..