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Articles from September 20, 1990

Airports Improve to Attract New Business
Despite the fact that central Oklahoma's general aviation fleet is shrinking, airports are getting bigger and better.</P><P> But these airport improvements and expansion projects are not intended exclusively for the weekend or recreational...
Airports Seen as Solutions to Economic Views
As economic development officials and industrial recruiters wrestle with problems associated with diversifying an economy, more and more are looking toward airports as possible solutions.</P><P> An active general aviation airport is...
Airport Trust Approves Parking Ad Campaign
Competition is heating up for parking service at Will Rogers World Airport.</P><P> An advertising campaign, estimated to cost $75,000, aimed at luring more people onto the city-owned parking facilities at the airport, was approved Wednesday...
Are Dieters Ready for Fat Substitute?
Your dreams have come true. A substitute for fat is here.</P><P> Two companies have developed forms of imitation fat which have no (or few) calories and which supposedly taste like the real thing.</P><P> The NutraSweet Co....
Arkla Exploration Increases Capital Budget by $15 Million
SHREVEPORT, La. - Arkla Exploration Co. has increased its capital budget for the remainder of 1990 by $15 million, or 27 percent, over originally planned expenditures, in part because of the continuing crisis in the Persian Gulf. "The decision to...
Auto Leasing Sees Growth in Popularity
Spurred by rising car prices and a sharp reduction in the tax deduction for interest payments, more people are leasing automobiles for long terms. Dealers, banks and leasing companies are all offering long-term contracts - and individuals are following...
Aviation Industry Growns, Shrinks All at Same Time
It's not often that an industry can be said to be shrinking and growing at the same time.</P><P> Yet, that is what is facing central Oklahoma's general aviation industry today.</P><P> Interest in general aviation is growing,...
Changes Made to Aid Aviation Industry
FOR SPECIAL SECTION</P><P> General aviation is changing in Oklahoma and with it, the facilities to handle the airplanes and governmental efforts to assist the industry also are changing.</P><P> Not too many years ago, the...
Civil
GD0;AGB;IP1,1.6;MC4;ITS;PS66,102;XP;END;</P><P> (75569) NOTICE OF SERVICE OF SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION Case No. CJ-90-6853 In the District Court of Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma.</P><P> Invest-West, Inc., Plaintiff, v....
Commander Aircraft Offers Turbo-Charged Aircraft
Even before the first new airplane is off the production line, Commander Aircraft Co. of Bethany is offering its second line of aircraft.</P><P> Commander, formed in June 1988 to manufacture the Commander 114B four-place single-engine...
Corporation Commission
(75528) NOTICE OF HEARING Cause CD No. 157,127 Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma. Applicant: RJ Energy Corporation. Relief Sought: Force Pooling. Legal Description: NW/4 NE/4 of Section 2, Township 3 North, Range 3 East,...
Corporation Commission
(75534) SECOND AMENDED NOTICE OF HEARING Cause CD No. 155,944 Before the Corporation Commission of Oklahoma. Applicant: Oryx Energy Company. Relief Sought: Drilling and Spacing Units. Legal Description: Section 1, Township 3 North, Range 14 East,...
Corporation Commission
(75552) NOTICE OF HEARING Cause CD No. 157,130 Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma. Applicant: Crest Resources, Inc. Relief Sought: Well Density with Separate Allowable. Legal Description: Section 5, Township 8 North, Range...
Corporation Commission
(75553) NOTICE OF HEARING Cause CD No. 157,086 Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma. Applicants: Evelyn Troutt, Fannie M. Corbin and Jimmy Carpenter. Relief Sought: Vacation of Order No. 232,218. Land Covered: Section 20, Township...
Corporation Commission
(75562) NOTICE OF HEARING Cause CD No. 157,132 Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma. Applicant: Hazelwood Production & Exploration Company. Relief Sought: Pooling. Legal Description: E/2 NE/4 of Section 17, Township 3 South,...
Corporation Commission
(75563) NOTICE OF HEARING Cause CD No. 157,133 Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma. Applicant: Hazelwood Production & Exploration Company. Relief Sought: Well Location Exception. Legal Description: E/2 NE/4 of Section 17,...
Easements
EASEMENTS Received 9/18/90 B 6090 P 12 - Farland E Fansher to City of Edmond, $,pt NW4 Sec 15 T14N R3W. B 6090 P 13 - Marvin R Fansher to City of Edmond, $,pt NW4 Sec 15 T14N R3W. B 6090 P 14 - Forrest R Fansher to City of Edmond, $,pt NW4 Sec...
Economic Upturn Vital to Aviation Industry
Despite a strong demand and rising interest, central Oklahoma's general aviation industry has not responded to a growing economic confidence among local consumers.</P><P> When Oklahoma's economy makes its expected upturn and becomes ...
Federal Tax Liens
Tax Liens Received 9/18/90 Federal Tax Liens B 6089 P 0935 - Triple J Farms , $64,050. B 6089 P 0844 - Central Okla Roofing & Remode, $553. B 6089 P 0843 - State Title Company Southeas, $4,500. B 6089 P 0861 - R & R Systems Inc, $3,989. B 6089 P...
Federal Tax Liens
Tax Liens Received 9/30/90 State Tax Liens B 6089 P 1047 - North Grand OBGYN Inc, $11,515. B 6090 P 0287 - Gary Kriz, $54. B 6090 P 0287 - Linda Kriz, $54. B 6090 P 0286 - Thomas F Zappone, $179. B 6090 P 0285 - Douglas M Teston, $211....
Fewer Operations Could Hurt Airports
FOR SPECIAL SECTION</P><P> Air operations are expected to decrease at Oklahoma City's Wiley Post and Will Rogers World Airports, which could lower the status of some federally operated facilities in central Oklahoma.</P><P>...
Greenspan Foresees Substantial Risks to Economic Growth
WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan issued a gloomy assessment of the U.S. economy Wednesday, saying the turmoil in the Persian Gulf had introduced ``new and substantial risks'' for the prospects of continued growth.</P><P>...
Higher Heating Oil Prices Rally Oil Futures
NEW YORK (AP) - Higher heating oil prices led an afternoon rally in the oil futures market Wednesday after news of large stockpiles of gasoline pushed early prices down.</P><P> Light sweet crude, which had lost about $1 by midday, closed ...
Housing Starts Drop for Seventh Strainght Month
WASHINGTON (AP) - Housing starts fell 1.7 percent in August, the government said Wednesday, continuing a seven-month slide deeper into what many industry observers are calling a housing recession.</P><P> The Commerce Department said...
Jones: Life, Career Can Improve after Menopause
"Life's not over at 50. Women can start again," said singer/actress Shirley Jones. "It's nice to have had a family and all that, but life can start again." In Oklahoma City to speak at the Women's Health Forum of Baptist Medical Center, the attractive,...
Jurors Begin Deliberation in Fraud Trial of Kingstons
Jurors in the real estate fraud trial of Oklahoma Sen. Leo Kingston, R-Oklahoma City, and his wife Paulette began deliberating at 2:20 p.m. Wednesday and recessed at 5 p.m. Deliberations are scheduled to resume today at 9 a.m.</P><P>...
Marriage License Returned
MARRIAGE LICENSE RETURNS Received 9-19-90 Anthony Warren Gray, 26 & Dana Frances Goodacre, 20, married 5-2690, 221 S. Bouziden, Moore. Darrell William Lambert, 26 & Liese Kay Rumburg, 26, married 8-490, 7900 N.W. 21st, Apt. E 8, Bethany. Cleatis...
Midsize Infinit Offered to Attract More Buyers
FOR SPECIAL SECTION</P><P> N.Y. Times News Service</P><P> DETROIT - Nissan Motor Co., whose Infiniti luxury division has had a rocky start in the United States, has introduced its 1991 lineup, including a new midsized sedan...
Mortgages
MORTGAGE Received 9/18/90 B 6089 P 590 - Thomas D Fausett et ux to American Mtg & Inv Co, $97,200,L4 B43 SEc 38 Quail Creek Addn. B 6090 P 162 - Bradley M Pace et ux to Brookside Mtg Co, $90,450,L50 B1 Rustling Hills Addn. B 6089 P 586 - Charles...
Mortgages
Received 9/18/90 B 6089 P 1104 - Shirley Lee Schoenberg to Linda Sue Greggs, $97,000,pt L32 B114 Nichols Hills Suburban Tr Addn. B 6089 P 1375 - Donald B Tate et ux to First Security B&T Co, $95,000,L23-30 B4 Harmony Hill Addn. B 6089 P 1219 - Dorinda...
New Cases before the District Court
New Filings For 09/17/90 Civil. CJ-90-7479 - National Tree Expert Co. Inc. Vs Blount Inc.; Alleged Tortproperty; Adler, Kathleen Jo Atty;Assg Div D-10 Hon. Leamon Freeman. CJ-90-7480 - Municipal Employees Credit Uni Vs Thompson Tommy J; Alleged...
New Cases before the District Court
CS-90-5059 - Ford Motor Credit Company Vs Mitchell Tracy A; Alleged Indebtedness; Nixon Jr., William Lowell Atty;Assg Div S-4 Hon. Karl Gray. CS-90-5060 - Ford Motor Credit Company Vs Porter Lawanna; Alleged Indebtedness; Nixon Jr., William Lowell...
New Locations
NEW LOCATIONS Received 9-19-90 CANADIAN COUNTY Hadson Petroleum (USA), Inc.; Greer 1-8, 8-10N6W, SE/4, 1320fsl-1320fwl, Prue 9070, Skinner 9262, TD 10,400, El. 1224, Date Oper to Begin: N/A, Surface Casing: 1016. COTTON COUNTY John L. Hoard, Gasser...
Oil and Gas Industry Faced with Dilemma
Unfortunately, the Middle East crisis will not forestall, or may even contribute to, an energy tax as Congress hashes out its 1991 budget, and coupled with higher prices in such an unstable arena, there will not be enough impetus to revive the...
Okc Has to Promote Itself to Get Hub Airport
In Oklahoma, $2.74 million in revenue was generated by aviation in 1989, more than 43,000 jobs were provided and annual earnings totaled more than $806 million.</P><P> These statistics were reported by John A. Nammack, president of ...
Pan Am Cutting Jobs, Routes
Pan Am Cutting Jobs, Routes NEW YORK - Troubled Pan Am Corp. said Wednesday it will cut 2,500 jobs and some routes, while replacing five large airplanes on trans-Atlantic flights with smaller planes in a bid to emerge as a leaner, stronger airline....
Pipeline Projects Hike Capacity for Arkoma Gas
By the end of 1991, the pipeline poor, but natural gas rich, Arkoma Basin in southeast Oklahoma will be laced with new pipe.</P><P> Meanwhile, natural gas production in that area is rising in time to respond to shifting gas supply needs,...
Pleadings & Filings
CJ-89-9929 - Federal Deposit Insurance Corp Vs. Masoner James C Et Al Praecipe For Order Of Sale R: F:. CJ-89-10118 - Lumbermen's Investment Corpora Vs. Alford Thomas W Et Al Order Nunc Pro Tunc R: F:. CJ-89-10248 - State Of Oklahoma Ex Rel Vs. ...
Pleadings & Filings
Civil Filings For 09/18/90. CJ-85-6439 - Tivoli Ventures,inc. Vs. Mortgage One Corp Et Al Order To Appear & Ans As To Assets & Inj Forbiddin. CJ-85-9837 - Milanco Ltd Vs. Ernst & Whinney Plaintiffs' Response To Defendants' First Request. CJ-86-3438...
Pleadings & Filings
CJ-89-1167 - Mcwhirter Jim Et Al Vs. Farmer's Insurance Group Dba Reply To Plaintiff's Response To Defendants Motion. CJ-89-1167 - Mcwhirter Jim Et Al Vs. Farmer's Insurance Group Dba Defts' Response To Pltfs' Motion Toi Amend. CJ-89-1167 - Mcwhirter...
Pleadings & Filings
CJ-90-5989 - Rumley Gregory Allen Vs. Vaught Cheryl Annette Entry Of Appearance R: F:. CJ-90-6019 - David Richard Et Al Vs. U S Intec Inc Et Al Je Of Judg/cook R:1151 F:910. CJ-90-6071 - Corinthian Mortgage Corporatio Vs. Wilson Sheryl Diane Et...
Pleadings & Filings
CJ-90-6533 - Tom Hoch Interior Design Inc Vs. Border Cafe R1 Et Al Answer, Counterclaim & Crossclaim Of Alliance. CJ-90-6552 - Guild Mortgage Company Vs. Leverich James E Suggestion Of Bankruptcy. CJ-90-6555 - National City Mortgage Company Vs....
Pleadings & Filings
CJ-90-7073 - Universal American Mortgage Vs. Hollins Joe Willie Notice By Publication. CJ-90-7074 - Fireman's Fund Mortgage Corpor Vs. Marshall Kevin Et Al Affidavit For Service By Publication. CJ-90-7074 - Fireman's Fund Mortgage Corpor Vs. Marshall...
Pleadings & Filings
CS-90-5083 - Park State Bank Vs Jacobs Centel; Alleged Petition For Replevin; Dean, Christine Potter Atty;Assg Div S-5 Hon. Sidney J. Gorelick. CS-90-5084 - B And H Company Vs American Canopy Corporation; Alleged Indebtedness; Beeler,jeff Ray Atty;Assg...
Pleadings & Filings
CS-88-3037 - Southwestrn Bell Media, Inc Vs. Clark Harold Lelan D/b/a J/e Of Pl Mot For Summ Judmgent Sustained/owens. CS-88-4619 - Southwestern Bell Media Inc Vs. Spieker Suzanne Dba Et Al Default -Judgment Entered. CS-88-7836 - Shamp Janice Vs....
Pleadings & Filings
CS-90-2661 - Avco Financial Services Of Sou Vs. Jackson Harvey M An Individual Claim For Exemption -9-25-90 10Am Gorelick. CS-90-2686 - Roach George Dba Lancer Supply Vs. Ressler W L Dba Gerwan Oil Co Journal Entry Of Judgment/gray R:1149 F:21....
Pleadings & Filings
CS-90-4244 - Friendly Bank Of Oklahoma City Vs. Hudson Thurman Jr. Aka Thurman 1St Interrog To Pltf. CS-90-4244 - Friendly Bank Of Oklahoma City Vs. Hudson Thurman Jr. Aka Thurman Request For Admissions. CS-90-4245 - Friendly Bank Of Oklahoma City...
Pleadings & Filings
FD-90-4833 - Kirkham Linda A Vs. Kirkham James Earl Decree Of Divorce / Echols R:1151 F:2453. FD-90-4833 - Kirkham Linda A Vs. Kirkham James Earl Ent: Divorce Granted All As Per Decree. FD-90-5072 - Hutton Gail W Vs. Hutton R Richard Decree Of Divorce...
Probate
(75564) ORDER FOR HEARING& PETITION FOR SALE OF REAL AND PERSONAL PROPERTY No. P-89-1607 In the District Court of Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma. In the Matter of the Guardianship of Harriette Haworth. It appearing to the satisfaction of the...
Probate Docket
MONDAY SEPTEMBER 24, 1990 JUDGE KELLEY 9:00 A.M. P 90-1613 - Est of Gibson (Seitsinger). P 90-481 - Est of Graham (Doak). P 86-1178 - Gdn of White (Rice). P 88-1324 - Gdn of Pugh (Rice). P 89-1608 - Est of Reeves (Stagner). P 90-1475 - Est of House...
Probate Proceedings
PROBATE PROCEEDINGS Received 9-19-90 P-86-149 - In re Patton, publ affi, order. P-90-818 - Est of Patton, order, letter from OTC, affi, notice to creditors. P-90-701 - Est of Hitchcock, order, inv & appraisement, notice to creditors. P-90-1183 ...
Public Notices
GD0;AGB;IP1,1.6;MC2;ITS;PS66,102;XP;END;</P><P> (75573) (Published By The Journal Record September 20 & 27, 1990.) NOTICE TO BIDDERS Notice is hereby given that the Oklahoma City Airport Trust will receive sealed bids in the Office...
Quit Claim Deeds
QUIT CLAIM DEEDS Received 9/18/90 Sales Price Computed From Revenue Stamps. B 6089 P - Jack D Harbolt et ux to Jack D Harbolt tr, Sls Pr. $,L20 B2 Replat of Three Oaks North Addn, etc. B 6089 P 540 - Keith A Anderson to Deborrah E Anderson, Sls...
Quit Claim Deeds
QUIT CLAIM DEEDS Received 9/30/90 Sales Price Computed From Revenue Stamps. B 6089 P 1006 - Edward M Humes to Edward M Humes et al, Sls Pr. $,L38 B5 Airport Heights Addn. B 6089 P 1027 - Florence E Daily to Foy L Moore et al, Sls Pr. $,L13 B1 Replat...
Regulators Expect All Areas to Benefit from S&l Bailout
WASHINGTON (AP) - The federal bailout of failed savings institutions is benefiting all areas of the country even though the banks are concentrated in the Southwest, the Congressional Budget Office said Wednesday.</P><P> ``It is difficult...
Robinson: Tisrad Still in Embryo Stage
FOR SPECIAL SECTION</P><P> Though it has generated 5,000 new jobs in the state in the past three years, the co-chairman of the Trucking Industry Self-funded Research and Development (TISRAD) Committee feels the program is still in...
RV Sales Expected to Remain Steady
FOR SPECIAL SECTION</P><P> Oklahoma City recreational vehicle sales are expected to remain steady in the 1991 model year due to efforts to attract younger buyers and in spite of problems in the Middle East, according to a sampling...
Setbacks Overcome to Produce Aircraft
It takes perseverance to build an airplane manufacturing company.</P><P> Just ask Randy Greene.</P><P> Already he's spent more than two years, survived many minor crises including bankruptcy of a key supplier, pulled his company ...
Sheriffs Sale
GD0;AGB;IP1,1.6;MC4;ITS;PS66,102;XP;END;</P><P> (75580) NOTICE OF SHERIFF'S SALE Case No. CJ-90-152-T In the District Court within and for Cleveland County, State of Oklahoma.</P><P> Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation as...
Sheriffs Sale
(75289) NOTICE OF SHERIFF'S SALE Notice is given that on October 23, 1990, at 2:00 o'clock p.m. at Room 103, Court House Annex, 320 Robert S. Kerr, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, the Sheriff of said County will offer for sale and sell,...
Sheriffs Sale
(75291) NOTICE OF SHERIFF'S SALE Case No. CJ-90-5704 In the District Court of Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma. Federal National Mortgage Association, Plaintiff, v. Donna R. Jones, a single person; Joe B. Barnes, County Treasurer of Oklahoma County,...
Sheriffs Sale
(75293) NOTICE OF SHERIFF'S SALE Case No. CJ-90-5453 In the District Court of Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma. Great Western Bank, a federal savings bank, f/k/a Great Western Savings, a federal savings and loan association, Plaintiff, v. Antonio...
Sheriffs Sale
(75296) NOTICE OF SHERIFF'S SALE NOTICE IS GIVEN to Timothy Bryon Coffey a/k/a Timothy Brian Coffey a/k/a Timothy Coffey and Spouse, if any; Fredrick W. Probst III and Karen L. Probst; County Treasurer and Board of County Commissioners; Sherri Lynn...
Sheriffs Sale
(75301) NOTICE OF SHERIFF'S SALE NOTICE IS GIVEN to Edward F. Kraus a/k/a Edward Frederick Kraus and Spouse, if any; Alan P. Blasdel and Michelle K. Blasdel a/k/a Michelle Kay Blasdel; County Treasurer and Board of County Commissioners; Linda A....
Sheriffs Sale
(75302) NOTICE OF SHERIFF'S SALE Case No. CJ-90-4552 To the general public and to persons or other entities and their unknown successors having an interest in the herein described property which specifically includes, without limitation, the following:...
Sheriffs Sale
(75304) NOTICE OF SHERIFF'S SALE D.C. No. CJ-89-11214 Notice is hereby given that in pursuance of an execution and order of sale issued out of the District Court of Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, on the 7th day of September, 1990, in an action wherein...
Sheriffs Sale
(75305) NOTICE OF SHERIFF'S SALE Case No. CJ-89-630 In the District Court of Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma. The Liberty National Bank and Trust Company of Oklahoma City, as Trustee, Plaintiff, vs. Tom Taylor; Christy G. Taylor; Jimmy D. Williams;...
Sheriffs Sale
(75308) NOTICE OF SHERIFF'S SALE Case No. CJ-90-4598 TO: Thomas E. Samborski and Evelyn Monasterial Samborski. Notice is hereby given that in pursuance of a Special Execution and Order of Sale issued out of the District Court of Oklahoma County,...
Sheriffs Sale
(75309) NOTICE OF SHERIFF'S SALE D. C. No. CJ-90-4653 Notice is hereby given that in pursuance of an execution and order of sale issued out of the District Court of Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, on the 7th day of September, 1990, in an action wherein...
Sheriffs Sale
(75310) NOTICE OF SHERIFF'S SALE No. CJ-90-3011 In the District Court of Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma. Anchor Savings Bank, F.S.B., Plaintiff, vs. Donna C. Moore, a single person; Kimberly J. Terry, a single person; and Joe Barnes, County...
Sheriffs Sale
(75311) NOTICE OF SALE OF LAND UNDER EXECUTION Case No. CJ-89-11560 In the District Court in and for Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma. Associates Service Corporation, Plaintiff, vs. Thomas W. Savage and Carol J. Savage; Oklahoma Power & Energy,...
Sheriffs Sale
(75313) NOTICE OF SHERIFF'S SALE No. CJ-89-7724 In the District Court in and for Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma. The Manhattan Savings Bank, Plaintiff, vs. Norris A. Wilson; Clara W. Wilson; Matthew Holmes d/b/a High Plains Siding & Insulation;...
Sheriffs Sale
(75314) ALIAS NOTICE OF SHERIFF'S SALE Case No. CJ-90-2844 TO: Harry J. Masch, Marilyn L. Masch, a/k/a Marilyn Vawter Masch, Oklahoma County Treasurer, Oklahoma County Board of County Commissioners, and their unknown heirs, successors, transferees,...
Sheriffs Sale
(75575) NOTICE OF SHERIFF'S SALE NOTICE IS GIVEN to Tom E. Reeves and Ramona E. Reeves, Husband and Wife; Raymond C. Nerpel & Spouse, if any; Pamela R. Nerpel & Spouse, if any; County Treasurer and Board of County Commissioners; John Doe, Occupant(s)...
Sheriffs Sale
(75577) NOTICE OF SHERIFF'S SALE Case No. CJ-90-605T In the District Court of Cleveland County, State of Oklahoma. Eastland Mortgage Company, Plaintiff, v. Earl H. Beaird and Marie Beaird, husband and wife; and Clay N. Dent and Carolyn R. Dent, husband...
Sheriffs Sale
(75578) ALIAS NOTICE OF SHERIFF'S SALE Case No. CJ-90-69-T In the District Court of Cleveland County, State of Oklahoma. Equity Bank For Savings, F.A., Plaintiff, vs. Raymond K. Cox, now a single person, Susan M. Cox, now a single person, formerly...
Sheriffs Sale
(75594) NOTICE OF HEARING ON CONFIRMATION OF SHERIFF'S SALE Case No. CJ-90-2095 TO: Persons or other entities and their unknown successors having an interest in the herein described property which specifically includes, without limitation, the following:...
Significant Questions Posed over New Corvette
FOR SPECIAL SECTION</P><P> ATLANTA - The existence of the Corvette ZR-1, a $60,000 sports car with a top speed of 175 miles an hour, raises three significant questions:</P><P> - Why build it?</P><P> - Will...
Stock Market Turns Downward as Traders Lose Faith in Fed
NEW YORK (AP) - The stock market turned downward Wednesday as hopes waned for any impending moves by the FederalReserve to stimulate the economy.</P><P> The Dow Jones average of 30 industrials, which had eged up 7.18 points over the...
Study Proposes Merger of Community Colleges
By Ellen Knickmeyer Oklahoma should consider merging three of the five metropolitan Oklahoma City higher education schools into one, three-campus community college with its own property tax base, a study released Wednesday said.</P><P>...
U.S. Oil Imports Up 4.1% in August
NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. petroleum imports rose 4.1 percent in August compared with a year ago, a leading industry group said Wednesday in the first comprehensive look at the nation's oil supplies for the month in which Iraq invaded Kuwait.</P><P>...
Voter Frustrations Led to Limits on Legislative Terms
Oklahoma voters grabbed the chance to get rid of the faceless embodiment of their frustrations when they enacted the nation's first legislative term-limitation proposal, a veteran state legislator said Wednesday.</P><P> ``People always...
What Makes a Company Good to Work for? Opportunity
The question from a reporter was apparently straightforward: ``What are the five greatest companies to work for?''</P><P> The answer was not. Should I reach back to ``In Search of Excellence,'' or grab my dog-eared copy of ``The 100...