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Lawrence Journal World (Newspaper) - November 8, 2008, Lawrence, Kansas
November today in history on Adolf Hitler launched his first attempt at seizing Power with a failed coup in that came to be known As the Beer Hall in Montana became the 41st in new York Franklin Roosevelt Defeated incumbent Herbert Hoover for the in president Roosevelt created the civil works adminis designed to create jobs for More than 4 million in operation result ing in an Allied began during world War ii As and British forces landed in French North in Massachusetts John Kennedy Defeated vice presi Dent Richard Nixon for the presi in Edward r became the first Black Candi Date to be elected to the Senate by popular Cayman islands image of the Day remembering a revolution the world in Brief North Carolina Billy grahams work with presidents ending Billy grahams work As a pastor to presidents is coming to an but he is praying for Barack Obama As the nations next Leader begins his Gra hams son said Friday on Graham the ailing evangelists 90th Franklin Graham said in an interview that his fathers mind remains Sharp even As his body continues to but the preacher who has counselled every president beginning with Eisenhower is not in line to Mentor my father feels like his time and Day for that is Franklin Graham but he would certainly like to meet Obama and Pray with Las vegas of Simpson loses bid for new trial Simpson was denied a new trial Friday by the Nevada judge who presided Over his conviction in the gunpoint Rob Bery of two sports Memorabilia dealers in a Las vegas hotel Clark county District judge Jackie Glass said challenges raised by lawyers for Simpson and co defendant Clarence Stewart did not Rise to the level of granting another All of the issues have been preserved for the Nevada supreme Glass acknowledging her rulings could be appealed to the states Only appellate Switzerland Swiss Honor a student who tried to kill Hitler Switzerland president expressed regret Friday that his country failed to use diplomatic channels to Stop the nazis from executing a Swiss theology Stu Dent who tried to assassinate Adolf Hitler 70 years the move Marks a partial Victory in the Campaign to Call attention to the courage of Maurice who was executed in berlins notorious Ploetze see prison after failing in his attempt to shoot Hitler at a nazi Parade in Munich on by Bavaud made his attempt just hours before the night of broken when nazis destroyed synagogues and jewish businesses across Ger Many and Cayman islands Hurricane Paloma Heads to Cuba lat season Hurricane Paloma strengthened into a Cate gory 3 Storrs As it lashed the Cayman islands with wind and rain knocking Down Trees and the storm was expected to lose some strength overnight before punching Cubas mid Section according to the National Hurricane Center in Cuba already is suffer ing from billions of dollars in damage from two previous hurricanes this its not like its new to said Dave a Navy Hurricane if i were living on the i would at least pre pare for a category cuban official newspaper recalling past late season hurricanes such As a 1932 storm that killed about said Paloma poses a potential danger for the London blinded Pilot guided safely to ground a British Pilot who was Sud Denly blinded by a stroke Dur ing a Solo flight was talked safely Down by a military the Royal air Force said Jim Oneill asked for help after he was went Blind 40 minutes into a flight from Scot land to Southeastern England last the bbl reported that flying a Small Cessna lost his sight feet in the the air Force said in a news release that Oneill initially believed hed been dazzled by Bright and made an emergency Call for Raf Wing commander Paul Gerrard was just finishing a train ing flight nearby and was drafted in to help the stricken Gerrard located the began flying close to it and radioed Landing an aircraft literally Blind needs someone to he right there to say left a right a Gerrard Mikhail photo Young communists carrying red flags chant slogans As they Mark the russian revolution anniversary in communists marched through Central Moscow on Friday to commemorate the 1917 bolshevik 7 was for decades the most important holi Day in the soviet after the soviet several holidays were introduced to replace the revolution anniversary but have since been done away whats news today unemployment rate soars As jobless ranks hit 10 million by Jeannine Aversa associated press writer Washington the nations jobless ranks zoomed past 10 million last the most in a As piles of Pink slips shut factory Gates and office doors to More americans with the holidays politicians and economists agreed on a painful Bottom line its Only going to get the unemployment rate soared to a 14year High of the government said up from percent just a month and there was More grim news from automakers Ford motor and general motors american giants Strug gling to each reported big losses and figured to be announcing even More Job cuts before Barack in his first news conference As presi said the nation was facing the economic Chal Lenge of a lifetime but expressed Confidence he could Deal with immediately after i become in going to confront this economic Cri Sis head on by taking All Nec Essary Steps to ease the cred it help hardworking and restore growth and he said after meeting with economic advisers in in confident a new president can have an enormous Wall Street revived some what after two Days of big the Dow Jones Indus trials Rose 248 the labor departments unemployment report provided Stark evidence that the Economys health was deteriorating at an alarmingly rapid the jobless rate was percent just one year about million people were unemployed in the most since the fall of More people have jobs since the population has but its still a stagger ing jobless with employers slashing jobs every month so far this some million positions have Dis Over half in the past three months like president Bush expressed Confidence that things would get better our Economy has overcome great challenges and we can be confident that it will do so but economists were much less upbeat than there is no Light at the end of the and the Outlook is pitch said Richard economist at Argus and Bernard chief global economist at the economic Outlook said the report depicts an Economy still in free fall and without a safety net anywhere in All the Economys woes a housing mounting Hardt Oget cred it and financial Market upheaval will confront Obama when he assumes office in unemployment is expected to keep rising during his first year in while record budget deficits will crimp his Domestic october jobless rate was the highest since March 1994 and has surpassed the per cent 2003 High after the most recent the govern ment also said Job losses were worse than first reported for the preceding two rather than in september and rather than in Many economists believe the unemployment rate will climb to 8 percent or per cent by the end of next year before slowly Drifting Down some think unemployment could even hit 10 or 11 percent if an Auto company should the rate is Likely to move higher even if the Economy is on somewhat stronger footing by the Middle of next year As some that because companies wont be inclined to ramp up hiring until they feel certain that a recovery has staying Lawrence Contact us 609 offices 645 news Center is 66044 785 8431000 let us know if youve got a Story email , use the feedback farm on our web or Contact one of the following local news 8327154 City government 8326362 county government 8327165 Kansas University 8327146 Lawrence schools 8327151 business 8327188 sports 8327147 arts and entertainment 8327178 letters to the editor 8327153 obituaries 8327154 8326349 photo reprints 8326397 outside Lawrence 800 5788748 editors Dennis managing email Caroline assignment email Ann editorial Page email Tom sports email Jon entertainment email Terry features and special sections email Jonathan online 832 news partners 6news Cody 6news direct email Media Ormedia Dan 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the chinese genome the plummeting costs of genome sequencing Means an individuals genetic data will Likely be used far sooner than expected to assess Dis ease or to Tai Lor More effective drug Nielsen and us Berkeley colleagues Ines Hellmann and John Pool Are the Only based authors of the the other collaborators were scientists from the Beijing genomics Institute and other chinese As Well As British no one predicted the Price would go Down so fast that the sequencing of genomes for medical purposes would Hap pen in my Nielsen the two genomes sequenced thus far and made publicly available those of genetics luminaries James Watson and Craig Venter Cost hundreds of millions of dollars each using an older Nielsen in it Cost less than to decode the Chi Nese males genetic he the team of scientists decoding the african mans sequence described the Endeavor As Low both used a technique called next generation sequencing that far less laborious and time consuming than the older in a few you can 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