These items are excluded because management believes the items are unlikely to recur or they otherwise impede analysis of the Company’s on going operations. In the periods presented, the following items were excluded from income from core operations:(a) Employee work force reduction2001 Costs associated with workforce reductions, including the Company’s share of such costs at the Denver JOA, reduced operating income $3.4 million, $2.1 million after tax, ($.03 per share) in the fourth quarter and $16.1 million, $10.1 million after tax, ($.13 per share) year to date. (b) Amortization of goodwill and intangible assets with indefinite livesEffective January 1, 2002, the Company adopted Financial Accounting Standard (“FAS”) No.

Speaking of leather goods, classic American brand GHURKA is currently undergoing a revival, and its first Sample Sale (pictured above and below) is under way at 150 Greene Street through Wednesday. Look for hefty discounts on classic pieces for men and women including everything from luggage to tables stacked with wallets and even dog collars. We stopped by the preview on Sunday and saw lots of tempting items with prices kicking off at $50.

Griffin waseligible to play for the Korean team because her motheris from South Korea. Her mom moved the United States in the 1980’s where Griffin was born and raised. Griffin started ice hockey at age 10. Overall in Minnesota, anglers catch most walleye from waters where the fish reproduce naturally about 260 larger walleye lakes and in large rivers. Because of stocking, walleye can be found in an additional 1,300 Minnesota lakes spread throughout the state. And where fry stocking works well, walleye abundance is close to the abundance in the state’s top lakes with natural reproduction and considerably higher than lakes stocked with fingerlings..

Yes, we know that lawmakers spend only part of their working life in legislative sessions, and they work in their districts as well. But with this shortened session, can we even still call them lawmakers? Especially given how many problems and issues are hanging in the balance rising jobless numbers (now at 9.3 percent), rising poverty rates, declines in health coverage. That doesn’t even take into account the real fiscal challenges the state faces..

Government and most Americans, including me, have supported Israel since its founding in 1949. Foreign aid. Often standing alone with Israel at the United Nations. I totally agree that hospitals need to be more strict with visitors. When my husband went into ICU, I found 4 people in his room (visitors) before I got there. Visitors entering ICU need to be screened or something, made to put on protective garb, they shouldn be allowed to just traipse into the patient room, especially a whole bunch of them.