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2014-08-12 23:04:55

Wireless In-Goal Camera/transmitter and Receiver System Used to Capture and Broadcast Live Video of the Goal Line for Officiating and Instant Replay Verification Irvine,

2009-06-22 00:57:29

Alice Cooper canceled a show in Novosibirsk, Russia, after stage rigging collapsed, a spokesman for the U.S.

2009-05-08 12:38:24

Russian police have recovered nine medals that were stolen from a 90-year-old World War II veteran, a police source said. The source said police in the Shusha district of the Krasnoyarsk Territory explained that the veteran was returning home from a celebration held ahead of V-E Day when he was confronted by an ex-convict, Itar-Tass reported Friday. The former convict noticed the medals on the jacket of the old man and decided to steal and sell them.

2008-09-29 18:00:23

NEW YORK, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Keepers of the Rivers, Moscow-based environmental group along with Greenline, independent environmental watchdog, has accused aluminum giant Rusal of dumping poisonous waste near its plant in Krasnoyarsk.

2008-08-29 06:00:39

By Cheryl North Seated in the single chair in front of the security man's cubicle in the lonely lobby of the Zellerbach rehearsal area in Davies Symphony Hall, I had almost given up the possibility of an interview with grand opera's gold medal-level baritone, Dmitri Hvorostovsky.

2008-08-20 21:00:26

MOSCOW. Aug 20 (Interfax) - The Federal Air Transport Agency may strip Krasnoyarsk Airlines (RTS: AVKA) (KrasAir) of its certificate, if massive flight delays continue, agency head Yevgeny Bachurin has told Interfax.

2008-08-19 09:01:04

Russian engineering company Power Machines has completed and shipped the first hydro turbine for installation at the Boguchansk hydro power plant in the Russian territory of Krasnoyarsk. These turbines are reportedly the largest units to have been manufactured in Russia at 155.6 tons.

Word of the Day
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.