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  • Terrorists Who Murdered Seniors with Axes to be Released

    08/11/2013 7:31:52 PM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 24 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 12/8/13 | Elad Benari
    17 terrorists who were convicted of murdering Israelis, including three who murdered senior citizens using axes, are among the 26 terrorists that Israel will set free this week. The full list was made public on the Israel Prisons Service website on Sunday night. Among the terrorists to be released is Salah Ibrahim Ahmad Mughdad, the murderer of Israel Tenenbaum who was found dead on June 14, 1993, at the hotel in Netanya where he had been working as a night watchman. Mughdad had murdered him on the job. Also being released is Barbakh Faiz Rajab Madhat, who murdered 61-year-old Moshe...
  • Terrorists Who Murdered Seniors with Axes to be Released; 17 terrorists who were convicted

    08/11/2013 5:14:41 PM PDT · by Nachum · 14 replies
    inn ^ | 8/11/13 | Elad Benari
    17 terrorists who were convicted of murdering Israelis, including three who murdered senior citizens using axes, are among the 26 terrorists that Israel will set free this week. The full list was made public on the Israel Prisons Service website on Sunday night. Among the terrorists to be released is Salah Ibrahim Ahmad Mughdad, the murderer of Israel Tenenbaum who was found dead on June 14, 1993, at the hotel in Netanya where he had been working as a night watchman. Mughdad had murdered him on the job. Also being released is Barbakh Faiz Rajab Madhat, who murdered 61-year-old Moshe...
  • Oprah Winfrey's OWN network axes 'The Rosie Show'

    03/17/2012 1:36:41 PM PDT · by nuconvert · 18 replies
    Oprah Winfrey's OWN network is pulling the curtain on "The Rosie Show" after five months on the air. The show premiered in October to about 500,000 viewers but lost about half that audience within days of its debut.
  • Discovery of ancient axes delights experts[UK][400K BC]

    09/18/2008 7:30:37 AM PDT · by BGHater · 16 replies · 221+ views
    Western Daily Press ^ | 18 Sep 2008 | Western Daily Press
    They may only look like a couple of sharp rocks, but 400,000 years ago these stones may well have been used as axes to butcher woolly rhinos. Archaeologists were celebrating the find of the two rare huge hand axes found in a gravel pit at a Somerset quarry. Dr Laura Basell, Professor Tony Brown and Dr Phil Toms could not believe their luck when they spotted the pair at Bardon Aggregates' quarry at Chard Junction. And it is thought that the quality of the workmanship indicates it was not our own species wielding the deadly hand axes back in the...
  • Treasure Hunters Find Bronze Age Axes

    01/21/2008 6:45:50 PM PST · by blam · 29 replies · 94+ views
    Treasure hunters find Bronze Age axes Last Updated: 2:06am GMT 22/01/2008 An amateur treasure hunter has unearthed a hoard of bronze age axe heads thought to be worth about £80,000. Tom Peirce started combing a field with his metal detector after dropping off a school coach party at a farm. Within a few minutes it began beeping and he found the first axe head fragment 10in into the soil. When he dug deeper, Mr Peirce found dozens more and, over the following two days, he and a colleague, Les Keith, uncovered nearly 500 bronze artefacts dating back 3,000 years. The...
  • Stone Axes Highlight 10,000 Years Of Commuting In Stockbroker Belt (UK)

    08/25/2005 1:48:17 PM PDT · by blam · 13 replies · 439+ views
    London Times ^ | 8-25-2005 | Dalya Alberge
    August 25, 2005 The Times Stone axes highlight 10,000 years of commuting in stockbroker belt By Dalya Alberge, Arts Correspondent ARCHAEOLOGISTS have uncovered an important Stone Age site in the heart of Surrey. An excavation has turned up flint tools and cooking pots from about 10,000 years ago at the site on the North Downs. The area, which bears the remains of cooked meals, campfires and flints shaped into tools by people who visited the North Downs around 8,000BC, is believed to contain one of the most important Mesolithic excavations in Britain. Andrew Josephs, an archaeologist and the project’s consultant,...
  • American 'Iraqi Leader' Axes Public Workers

    05/23/2003 5:45:01 AM PDT · by blam · 4 replies · 162+ views
    IOL ^ | 5-23-2003 | Nadim Ladki
    May 23 2003 at 11:57AM American 'Iraqi leader' axes public workers By Nadim Ladki Baghdad - The United States administrator in Iraq acted swiftly on America's overwhelming victory at the United Nations over its plans to rebuild the oil-rich country, dissolving several key Baathist ministries and bodies on Friday. Only hours after the Security Council voted to end 13-year-old crippling sanctions, Washington's man in charge of Iraq, Paul Bremer, sacked hundreds of thousands of public employees and soldiers by abolishing the defence and information ministries and military and security courts. The Bush administration, which is struggling to bring order to...
  • California: Agencies told to ready axes

    08/08/2002 9:03:11 AM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 28 replies · 269+ views
    Sac Bee ^ | 8/8/02 | Dan Smith and Emily Bazar
    <p>California School Employees Association members protest the budget stalemate on the Capitol's north steps on Wednesday. They urged the Legislature to immediately pass a state spending plan - but without cutting funding for public education.</p> <p>The Davis administration on Wednesday told state departments to plan for permanent 20 percent cuts to their budgets next July 1, including a likely reduction in programs and staff layoffs.</p>