Articles Archive for July 2010
President Obama has visited Michigan on Friday, to celebrate the comebacks of General Motors and Chrysler Group as proof that his economic policy is working.
The visit comes a year after a difficult but necessary move designed by Washington to save both companies from a bankruptcy process. Thanks to a 64-billion-dollar government bailout our auto industry has added 55,000 jobs and General Motors as well as Chrysler are not only alive but modestly profitable.
On the other hand the companies are ready to launch the new Jeep Grand Cherokee and the Chevrolet …
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Nastia Liukin is making a new step in the designer clothing world today, promoting Supergirl by Nastia collection line in Frisco, Texas at Stonebriar Mall.
This is the second stage in a five-market tour around the country and her fans from Dallas and surrounding areas may line up for an autograph at the launch time. They will also get to watch a special exhibition from members of the World Olympic Gymnastic Academy.
Wanting to put something from herself in other girls from US she used her passion for designer clothing and created …
Just one year after President Obama decided to stave off another Great Depression, assuming a very high risk for saving General Motors and Chrysler from a bankruptcy process, he heads to Michigan today, as part of his summer of economic recovery tour.
There are still many opponents of that bailouts, but the president have argued those were “tough decisions” in order to rescue the domestic auto producers and save communities from economic devastation. Now the revivals of General Motors and Chrysler are in progress and Obama will visit the companies as …
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Another person wishes to establish new God’s agenda, underlining the date of May 21, 2011. Her name is Marie Exley, she lives in Colorado Springs and she spent more than one thousand dollars to advertise a message which appeared on bus benches having this content: “Save the Date! Return of Christ: May 21 2011.”
Maybe she was not expecting such a result, but her warning went around the Earth in a couple of hours and many people want answers concerning this message.
Some representatives of the church tell us that she is …
Entertainment, Headline »
Nintendo (NTDOY) is currently involved in promoting its games across the country and the lovers of Mario Kart Wii will have the chance to compete in the first-ever Nintendo National Tournament.
The ambassador of the tournament is the 18-year-old gymnast and Olympic gold medalist Shawn Johnson. The competition started on July 16, covering 24 cities. The games are open to players of all ages in different shopping malls, but children under 12 can only participate as part of a team.
The competition matches teams of 2 to 4 players and it includes …
Nastia Liukin will share her energy and endowments in the new triangle of passions for gymnastics, dance and kids clothing.
Her last gift and interest for fashion became public after she just launched her debut fashion collection line for JCPenney New York. This was the first stage a five-market tour, including visits to JCPenney stores around the country.
Nastia Liukin has designed her leotards she competed and some other kids clothing before, trying to combine the kids-exciting element with the mom-approved concept and some affordable prices. Her new kids clothing collection starts …
Featured, Technology »
Sixty five pieces of 6.5 x 8.5 inch glass plate negatives have finally been authenticated as the work of Ansel Adams. Their estimated value is $200 million, but the happy owner payed $45 for them.
Before to follow the course of events it’s important to say that Ansel Adams was the father of photography in America and a very enthusiastic environmentalist. His value became nationally recognized in the 1940s, but this happened a couple of years after a darkroom fire destroyed in 1937 as many as 5,000 negatives from his early …
The 2010 edition of San Francisco Marathon has designated its winners. The best result was obtained by Keith Bechtol from Indiana, United States, who won the Full Marathon in 2 hours 23 minutes and 28 seconds, followed by Michael Wardian, 2:25:21 and Harm Sengers, 2:29:23.
Chikara Omine is the winner of the women marathon in 2 hours 42minutes and 12 seconds, followed by Emily Harsin, 2:51:54 and Brandy Bengoechea, 2:53:26.
Here we have the winners of the other events, according to the SF Marathon Official Website:
1st Half Marathon for Men:
1. Michael Davitian, …
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San Francisco Marathon first results will be known very soon. In the mean time the competitors are still running along their long route, being motivated by different causes. Unlike the marathons in New York or Chicago, which draw around of 40,000 participants each, stimulated by attractive prizes, here most of the athletes run for charity.
However, as a USA Track & Field road running event, the San Francisco Marathon is a qualifying race for the Boston Marathon and they are hundreds or even thousands of competitors targeting this goal.
But many people …
The 32nd edition of San Francisco Marathon started and more traffic disruptions will take place along the marathon routes, but many detours will be clearly posted around.
The Golden Gate Bridge was configured to one northbound lane and two southbound lanes between 6 and 9 a.m. The Vista Point and southeast parking lots was closed from midnight and will be re-opened around of 10 a.m.
At the Embarcadero the traffic will be closed between Broadway and Third streets until 1:45 p.m.
The streets 26 and 27 avenues will be also closed to traffic …