Latest James Murphy Stories

2009-04-22 13:18:00

HALIFAX, April 22 /PRNewswire/ - Capt. James Murphy, pilot in command of CanJet Flight 918, issued the following statement regarding the incident earlier this week. Neither Capt. Murphy nor other members of the crew are granting interviews to the news media at this time. "All of us who were on board Flight 918 a few days ago have had to live through one of the worst nightmares of every passenger, pilot, and flight attendant. As professionals, we are trained to deal with what happened, but...

2008-10-07 09:00:56

Emergency Medical Services Corporation (NYSE: EMS) ("EMSC" or the "Company") today announced the appointment of James Murphy as President and Chief Operating Officer of its EmCare subsidiary, effective immediately. Mr. Murphy is based at the EmCare corporate offices in Dallas, Texas. Mr. Murphy joined EmCare in 1993 as regional vice president, and has served as Executive Vice President since 2001. In his new role, he has overall operational responsibility for EmCare and its operating...

2008-08-31 12:00:21

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- The Roman Catholic Diocese of Providence will pay $1.3 million to four people who said they were abused by priests, lawyers announced Friday. The settlements were reached in June and will go to the victims or their estates, said attorney James Murphy, who represented the church. "There is no amount of money that is going to make it right," Carl DeLuca, one of the plaintiffs' lawyers, told The Providence Journal. "It is more an issue of validation. And in that sense...

2008-07-18 12:00:40

By John Collins, The Sun, Lowell, Mass. Jul. 18--CHELMSFORD -- Police Chief James Murphy said $15,000 a year is a fair price to pay for "CodeRED." And no, he's not referring to cherry-flavored soft drink, Mountain Dew Code Red. Murphy announced yesterday the town has implemented a new, "ultra, high-speed telephone communication system" that enables police to speed-dial -- at the rate of 1,000 calls per minute -- Chelmsford residents and business owners to deliver recorded messages about...

2006-03-01 00:40:00

By Jason Szep BOSTON -- Is it a virtual hangout for millions of American teenagers, like a sprawling electronic shopping plaza, or a magnet for sexual predators and pornographers? MySpace.com is a bit of both, say Rhode Island education officials who have banned the fast-growing teen social networking Web site from 80 percent of their schools out of concern is was putting children at risk. "There's a lot of personal information and things like that on MySpace.com -- a bit more than I'm...

Word of the Day
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.