Viktor Schreckengost dies at 101

Sunday, January 27, 2008 Viktor Schreckengost, the father of industrial design and creator of the Jazz Bowl, an iconic piece of Jazz Age art designed for Eleanor Roosevelt during his association with Cowan Pottery died yesterday. He was 101. Schreckengost was born on June 26, 1906 in Sebring, Ohio, United States. Schreckengost’s peers included the far more famous designers Raymond […]

Some Unique Christmas Gift Ideas For A Girlfriend}

Get More Information Here: Port Moresby Labour Hire Agent Submitted by: Dpetals Singapore The Christmas season is the romantic period of the year when you can spend quality time with your girlfriend. The fabulous climate, the beautiful streets decorated with lights and stars, the amazing discounts that you would find at all stores, the festive mood prevailing in the air […]

Football: Arsenal signs Aubameyang from Dortmund

Friday, February 2, 2018 On Wednesday, English football club Arsenal FC announced signing Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from German club Borussia Dortmund (BVB) on “a long-term contract” which runs until 2021. The deal is worth about £56 million, making Aubameyang the costliest player in the history of the club. The 28-year-old striker joined Borussia in 2013 from French club Saint-Etienne, […]

Suicide bomber kills at least 45 in Lahore, Pakistan

Friday, March 12, 2010 According to police, at least 45 people in Lahore, Pakistan were killed earlier on Friday after multiple suicide bombings. Over a hundred others were injured. In the first incident, a double bombing apparently targeting military vehicles in RA Bazaar, a commercial and residential neighbourhood of Lahore, killed 45 people, among them ten troops. Punjab Law Minister […]

Canberrans flood Cotter Dam on open day

Wednesday, June 26, 2013 1 2 3 4 5 6 Australian Capital Territory — Thousands of Canberrans took a look at the new Cotter Dam on the Cotter River on open day on Sunday. The public was given limited access to the still-active construction site. Buses took viewers from the car park below to top of the dam wall. They […]

How To Use A Gas Smoker

Get More Information Here: Instant Vortex Plus Air Fryer Sale By Paul Yates I have been an avid barbecue smoker enthusiast for a number of years now for many years before that are very keen griller. During my grilling days (and rightly or wrongly) I’ve always been a charcoal enthusiast. I am not sure that it has anything to do […]

Wikinews wanders the Referendum-year Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 With many venues reporting sell-out shows, the 68th year of the Edinburgh Festival attracted visitors from around the globe. Wikinews’ Brian McNeil roamed the city for the four weeks of the event, capturing the colour, spectacle, and comedy, in photos. The image gallery below may take some time to load on slower connections. You may click […]

IRA orders end to armed campaign

Thursday, July 28, 2005 The Provisional Irish Republican Army, in a statement released earlier today (in one form as a DVD, with the statement being read by Séanna Breathnach), has declared that it intends to end its campaign of violence and decommission its weapons. The move comes after international pressure to decommission weapons and cease all violent activity, particularly after […]