Two Women Killed in Illinois Tornadoes Were Neighbors, Friends
the ground, posing a safety hazard. Roofs from buildings were missing. Metal siding from barns were wrapped around trees. While his house was spared major damage, powerful winds launched a single branch, like a spear, though his kitchen wall ...
April 10, 2015
Mad about the '60s
Today's cellphone does the same job with a beep, but it can't equal the bed-stand flair of a retro-looking alarm with a black or red, metal or plastic case on legs -- sometimes, a pedestal. Today, the style is called midcentury modern. Wall ...
April 11, 2015
Lake County's Geysers provides electricity, jobs — and tours
Around the clock, seven days a week, its 15 plants hum quietly and efficiently, cranking out 6 million megawatts of natural, clean energy a year, enough to supply 39 percent of the United States' geothermal generation, and 18 percent of California's ...
April 10, 2015
Kovels: Tin toys that move always popular
Clockwork toys have gears and parts like those used on a clock. By the end of World War II, plastic parts were used for toys and the earlier metal wind-up was out of production. . There are holes in her ears so you can nail or screw the opener ...
April 10, 2015
At the library, all is not lost
We used a metal detector & did St. Anthony but no work." More coverage. Feminist flamenco troupe Pasión y Arte heads The board is an extension of "Lost and Found," a 1,000-square-foot assemblage of colorful wall coverings and soft fabric sculptures ...
April 9, 2015
What to do with the mattresses?
I left my mattress leaned against the wall of my office, like a totem for armed resistance. To enter the building I set my alarm clock for seven in the morning and took a tranquilizer to prepare myself for a difficult 24 hours and thought to myself ...
April 10, 2015
Granted, actually saving the record store only steps into the spotlight when it's convenient in the employees' busy schedules of screwing around while on the clock -- literally, in a few cases -- leaving one wondering why they didn't shore up other ...
April 10, 2015
As she was voluptuously carrying her candle-like body through the narrow corridor, her thoughts were screaming, her thighs were breaking, her breath was sinking. I crossed my pale arms and waited while she unwrapped her mind, crying in a voice of amber all the pain in her eyes. Her face dirty with cream-like dust, her soul light and marked, the girl was sitting on the rust of her own memory, trying to reach the man in the chair. I was looking at them, two fish lost in an empty tank, two dancers in the crusty night, two vices in the sensuous mouth of a smoker, looking for each other with blind glances. The girl was beautiful in ways unknown, with tender fists and ghastly chin, with pain in veins of coloured routine. I listened to her interrupted breath, to the girl in a long silk dress, lying smoothly on the bare ground, with her face in mud and concrete boundaries, with her thin arms of melted wax reaching for a gasp, in the silence of a ticking clock. With a soft tremble of the wild curls, and a mutter on the blood-red lips, she stood up with a posture that only a dancer could have known, a posture of godly dignity. Her name was Lorelai, a name of wind and whisper, a name beautiful like a prostitute who loves for the first time, like an exotic Fantine or a bronzed Dostoyevskian Sonia, lost in an endless tango of passion and forgetfulness. I was sitting in my chair, watching her with eagle eyes,.
The medical reports end any debate regarding the fact that children A and G were the victims of child sexual abuse in Hampstead and underline the criminal nature of the police interviews of September 17th, 2014. The question now is who is being... Neither would logically merit the police choice to destroy this investigation and cover up these heinous crimes. Following a disclosure by A and G that they had been sexually abused by their father and “teachers” and were part of a cult. Initial police interviews conducted. Emergency Police Protection Order issued after the ABE yesterday evening during which witness A, witness G and witness E (mother) were interviewed separately. Allegations of physical abuse from the mother’s partner towards both children and sexual abuse against both children by their father and “teachers”. Police conduct the retraction interviews in transparent attempt to bury the truth and vandalise justice. Interviewing officers clearly bully false retractions from the children for unknown reasons that can only be sinister. Police inform the mother E that they have found that the crimes against the children cannot be confirmed.
Off the Clock: Jesse Howard, Fulton Folk Artist, gets a Posthumous One-Man Show. Most of it, however, is owned by the Kansas City Art Institute, which has just loaned dozens of Howard's pieces to the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis for the first comprehensive survey of Jesse Howard's work. Framing Ipswich will consist of a mural on the wall of Bottle Alley, depicting the history of various bottles produced and used by businesses in Ipswich. SPROUT Ipswich will, in one weekend, transform the barren metal walls along the Bradfield Bridge …. Read more on The Queensland Times. If you're sitting at the cafe and using LACMA's app on an iPhone or iPad, you might receive a notification, which will tell you you …. Read more on LA Weekly.
A bitter pill: How Syria broke my grandfather's heart
And there, leaning against a wall ... kebab and a large metal tray of kunafa, a Levantine cheese dessert soaked in sugar syrup. When, on a Saturday evening in 2000, it was announced that Hafez al-Assad had died, the bustling Old Clock roundabout, which ...
April 5, 2015
11 simple buys to revolutionise your home office
Pigeon hole wall shelf unit, £79 ... this idea of a lightweight chair that's totally multi-functional. This metal design would work well in a kitchen scheme or around a modern dining room table. It's stackable design makes it easy to store, too!
April 1, 2015