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Old 12-09-2014, 07:55 PM   #3
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2-September – The Justice Department announces the largest health care fraud settlement in history, $2.3 billion, involving Pfizer...
3 – Michael Jackson is entombed at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, in a private family ceremony..
5 - Denmark celebrates the first national flagday, in memory of the fallen Danes in international operations since 1948..
7 – Convictions and acquittals in the trial for those charged over the 2006 transatlantic aircraft plot
8– The Police Service of Northern Ireland find and defuse a 600llb bomb in South Armagh after searching the area for almost a week
9 –Westcountry Television completes the digital switchover process with the turning off of all analogue signals from the Caradon Hill transmitter-President Obama addresses a joint session of Congress on the importance of healthcare reform. Representative Joe Wilson shouts, "You lie!" as Obama says illegal immigrants would not be covered under his healthcare proposal. The heckling was a first in US politics and received widespread media attention for many days..
12 – The first 9/12 Project protest event is held in Washington, DC, with attendance being estimated from hundreds of thousands to as many as 2 million people..
17 – 3 members of the CIRA are jailed in Northern Ireland for 15 years each for having a live Mortar Bomb.. Riots break out in Lurgan, County Armagh as a consequence. Cars are hijacked and placed on the railway lines disrupting services between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. The riots continued for 3 days and there were reports of masked gunmen roaming the streets..
18 - The 72 year run of the soap opera The Guiding Light ends as its final episode is broadcast..
24 – President Obama becomes the first US President to preside over the UN Security Council. Also at the United Nations, Obama outlines stances that his administration will take on climate change, multilateralism, and nuclear proliferation and disarmament..
25 – At the G-20 Pittsburgh summit, world leaders announce that the G-20 will assume greater leverage over the world economy, replacing the role of the G8, in an effort to prevent another financial crisis like that in 2008..
26 – Typhoon Ketsana begins to cause record amounts of rainfall in Manila, Philippines, leading to the declaration of a "state of calamity" in 25 provinces.
28 – At least 157 demonstrators are killed in a clash with the Guinean military..
29 – An 8.3-magnitude earthquake triggers a tsunami near the Samoan Islands. Many communities and harbors in Samoa and American Samoa are destroyed, and at least 189 are killed – Britain's biggest selling newspaper, The Sun withdraws its support for the Labour Party and gives its backing to the Conservatives. The announcement comes shortly after Gordon Brown delivered his keynote speech to the 2009 Labour Party Conference, and on the same day that Ipsos MORI place Labour in 3rd position, behind both the Conservatives and the Liberal Democrats, in their latest opinion poll
30 – A 7.6-magnitude earthquake strikes just off the coast of Sumatra, killing around 1,000 in Indonesia. is a conversation from 27 minutes ago..We don't work with people we don't know.. And you don't work when you're desperate...Gentlemen, shortly you will be provided... Thompson submachine guns, BARs, and uh, .351 Winchester semi-automatic rifles..We are pursuing hardened killers..It will be dangerous...

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