Latest Paul Foster Stories

2008-08-05 03:00:24

By Gustavo Reveles Acosta, El Paso Times, Texas Aug. 5--EL PASO -- An inactive advisory board should investigate whether federal grant money could be used to clean up the old Farah building, even if the city wants to dismantled the advisory board in two weeks, East Side city Rep. Rachel Quintana said. Quintana on Tuesday will ask City Council to support her plan to have the Brownfields Advisory Board -- which was created in 2003 as part of a $1 million U.S. Environmental Protection...

2006-02-14 22:39:01

SEATTLE (Reuters) - A federal grand jury indicted five current and former members of the Hells Angels biker gang on racketeering charges, saying the group's leader in Washington state ordered associates to commit murder and various other crimes, court documents said on Tuesday. The indictment charges Richard "Smilin Rick" Fabel, president of the Washington Nomads Chapter of the Hells Angels, of directing and sanctioning murder, attempted murder, intimidation, extortion, robbery and...

Word of the Day
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.