It was another Safer story that would become one of the program’s most honored and important. “Lenell Geter’s in Jail,” about a young black man serving life for armed robbery in Texas, overturned Geter’s conviction 10 days after the December 1983 segment exposed a sloppy rush to injustice. Safer and 60 Minutes were honored with the industry’s highest accolades: the Peabody, Emmy and duPont Columbia University awards.
NPR called it an “assault rifle” a number of times. But that designation, while widely used elsewhere, is also to be avoided. According to The Associated Press, while the “precise definitions may vary from one law or jurisdiction to another,” the “assault rifle” description is used by some to designate a gun meant for military use; the AR 15 family of guns was developed for civilian use.
He was unaware of what was going on around us. It was 30 years later, we were no longer hip or cool. We were 50 and everything had changed. Each team takes the pitch with fresh legs, ready to show whether its prospects have been over or underrated. And if this weekend’s biggest matches had one lesson, it was that even great teams don’t win every game. The Davids showed themselves stronger than expected, and the Goliaths were sometimes weighed down by sky high expectations..
We have also watched tuberculosis incidence rates fall globally since 2000. In developing regions, more than 85 percent of newly diagnosed TB cases have been successfully treated for six consecutive years. These figures punctuate the MDG’s role in a catalyzing global momentum to tackle ambitious public health targets..
Be excited and share in that with me, yes, but I will come to you if I have a question about something. No one at work who isn on my team has offered advice or anything, but I attribute that to the mixed blessing that is my Resting Bitch Face. My family has been nothing but supportive and again, I go to them when I have a question, but no one is forcing any advice on me..
Consensus in Newton is a rarity these days, as the city undertakes construction of the most expensive high school in the state and faces a $12 million override. City officials have been criticized for the construction of the $197 million high school by parents, state officials, and a fiscal watchdog group that said it has made Newton a “poster child” for suburban excess. The override vote, set for May 20, remains another contentious issue that has pitted a faction that wants improved funding for city services against residents who say local taxes are already too high..