The news was devastating to all of us.
After a night's sleep the news is as indispensable as the breakfast.
He's got news for you.
The news at the hospital wasn't good.
She prayed for her brother as living and was always awaiting news of his return.
It was the worst news yet.
"That's good news for Howie," I said.
"Wish you had good news for me," he said to the Guardian standing beside him.
Now, instead of just intellectually engaging with the news, we feel the government brutality, we experience the war, we are electrified by the demonstrations, and we are horrified at the suffering.
We plodded our way through dinner but the disappointment of the bad news phone call weighted on everyone's mind.
"Now for the bad news," Toni said.
I don't know if Betsy was becoming immune to alarming news or if her husband was paranoid.
This good and happy news delighted me exceedingly, for then I was sure that I should learn also.
By the way, the good news is you might have just saved another life.
Hardly a man takes a half-hour's nap after dinner, but when he wakes he holds up his head and asks, "What's the news?" as if the rest of mankind had stood his sentinels.
Betsy and I agreed as we were eager to share our news with someone.
I was in the North, enjoying the last beautiful days of the summer of 1896, when I heard the news of my father's death.
"I hope you have good news," he said and pushed the door open, stepping aside.
The entire business of the psychic tipster has faded rapidly without new news to feed the sharks.
Maybe now Youngblood would stay out of the news and Howie would back off insisting we take action to stop him.
Circumscribed as my life was in so many ways, I had to look between the covers of books for news of the world that lay outside my own.
The Deans were devastated and knew when Fred O'Connor returned and learned the news, he too would be crushed that his young pal was leaving.
Boris inquired what news there might be on the staff, and what, without indiscretion, one might ask about our plans.
Before he came up with the hussars, several adjutants met him with news of the successful result of the action.
Finally, she asked, "Do you want me out of the room when you break this news to Howie?"
Not much news on the tipster.
"I've got news for you, Death," she said in a lighter tone.
We received one piece of good news during our blackout period.
It was the worse news I could hear.
The news out and the engagement ring twinkling on her finger, it was hard for Adrienne to keep her mind on her studies - and Brandon wasn't helping much.
He took in the various scenes, to include the local news, which blasted photos of the black skies and mounting waves of the tropical-storm-turned-hurricane.
She was ready to hang up but I added the sad news Howie's mother, her aunt Rose, wasn't expected to live.
"Good news, Swami!" he said.
The Moscovites felt that something was wrong and that to discuss the bad news was difficult, and so it was best to be silent.
I took time before retiring for the day to telephone Martha with the good news Julie's break in was a false alarm.
"I got news for you Swami!" he announced.
My only piece of good news today.
Old news, Dust-man.
She told him the news and all the sunshine left the old man's smile.
I am saying that for small nations to be economically and politically viable is good news for peace.
News and information that undermine their credibility or authority aren't so welcome either.
The news of Count Bezukhov's death reached us before your letter and my father was much affected by it.
It was great news and she should have felt relieved.
I hope the glad news which you will tell them will make their hearts beat fast with joy and love.
A little bird had already sung the good news in my ear; but it was doubly pleasant to have it straight from you.
While sleep was only partially suspended and Dean's fantasy returned, morning brought the news that the noise had been real—Pumpkin Green had left in the night, bumping his shopping cart down the stairs to a clandestine exit.
Unfortunately, the news was disappointing.
Cynthia gasped at the news.
When Fred returned later yet, Dean rose and told him the news.
The village appeared to me a great news room; and on one side, to support it, as once at Redding & Company's on State Street, they kept nuts and raisins, or salt and meal and other groceries.
Bring us nice news of a victory by the Archduke Karl or Ferdinand (one archduke's as good as another, as you know) and even if it is only over a fire brigade of Bonaparte's, that will be another story and we'll fire off some cannon!
"Really I don't care about that, I don't care at all," said Prince Andrew, beginning to understand that his news of the battle before Krems was really of small importance in view of such events as the fall of Austria's capital.
On receiving the news he immediately dispatched Adjutant General Wintzingerode, who was in attendance on him, to the enemy camp.
It was long since the Rostovs had news of Nicholas.
Natasha, seeing the impression the news of her brother's wound produced on Sonya, felt for the first time the sorrowful side of the news.
The day was bright and sunny after a sharp night frost, and the cheerful glitter of that autumn day was in keeping with the news of victory which was conveyed, not only by the tales of those who had taken part in it, but also by the joyful expression on the faces of soldiers, officers, generals, and adjutants, as they passed Rostov going or coming.
At headquarters and among the troops near by the news spread that the Emperor was unwell.
In short, we retreat after the battle but send a courier to Petersburg with news of a victory, and General Bennigsen, hoping to receive from Petersburg the post of commander in chief as a reward for his victory, does not give up the command of the army to General Buxhowden.
Well, and what news from the army?
The news that carts were to be had spread to the neighboring houses, from which wounded men began to come into the Rostovs' yard.
At that moment this news had only one significance for both of them.
They knew their Natasha, and alarm as to what would happen if she heard this news stifled all sympathy for the man they both liked.
Those sent to fetch the deputation had returned with the news that Moscow was empty, that everyone had left it.
This was not news to Rostopchin.
Moreover, toward evening, as if everything conspired to make Petersburg society anxious and uneasy, a terrible piece of news was added.
Nicholas was with the Russian army in Paris when the news of his father's death reached him.
A news camera showed the home from across the street.
Doesn't sound like that news worries you too much.
We could tell by his reaction the news wasn't good.
When he spoke, he had encouraging news on another matter.
More depressing news filled the paper; a drive-by shooting in Dorchester, a knifing at a Boston bus stop and a baby abandoned in a rest room at Logan Airport.
In spite of the favorable news, Howie remained, in a word, a mess.
The news startled her, and she wasn't sure why it made her feel … bummed.
Some days after this the Spartans heard strange news: "Aristomenes is again at the head of the Greek army."
What news can you give me concerning my friend Arion, the sweetest of all musicians?
Contrary to Bilibin's forecast the news he had brought was joyfully received.
On November 1 Kutuzov had received, through a spy, news that the army he commanded was in an almost hopeless position.
The night he received the news, Kutuzov sent Bagration's vanguard, four thousand strong, to the right across the hills from the Krems-Znaim to the Vienna-Znaim road.
At that time, the Russians were so used to victories that on receiving news of the defeat some would simply not believe it, while others sought some extraordinary explanation of so strange an event.
She had determined not to tell her and persuaded her father to hide the terrible news from her till after her confinement, which was expected within a few days.
Here are two letters from Count Nostitz and here is one from His Highness the Archduke Ferdinand and here are these," he said, handing him several papers, "make a neat memorandum in French out of all this, showing all the news we have had of the movements of the Austrian army, and then give it to his excellency."
When the doctor arrived, he had more bad news.
Everyone was so supportive - even her parents, who came up to meet Brandon as soon as they heard the news.
They all glanced up expectantly as the doctor strode toward them and quietly gave them the bad news.
In fact, she was so keyed up when she reached her apartment that she decided to call her best friend with the news.
I have some bad news.
Martha handed her the phone and I could tell by the look that quickly appeared on her face, it was not good news.
He was thrilled with the news!
True to our verbal blackout, nothing specific was said but the tone of her conversation hinted at sensational news.
It grew even more overwhelming after the broadcast of the eleven o'clock news.
Before Betsy and I left for the airport, we received incredible news!
Her parent's pleas for her return produced front page news.
There was additional news.
Now, for a pinch of good news.
The crime was national headline news.
Try talking to that outfit After that's been in the news.
After Martha and her baby left, I called Betsy with the news.
Martha's only comment was that it was nice to hear at least one piece of good news.
I hope it's good news.
When she did give up the struggle, I first misinterpreted the news.
I called Betsy to let her know the news.
It was a different Howie Abbot who took the news.
I asked, thrilled that al last there was news.
Darian wrung his hands like an excited child at the news.
Yully asked, not expecting the news.
Her father had just admitted there were more people like her, and she couldn't help her flicker of hope at the news.
Damian sobered, troubled by the news.
Damian raised an eyebrow, not about to humor the otherworldly harbinger of bad news.
"She's out now and Martha deserves to know," Cynthia said as she went to the girl's bedroom to break the news.
And it was never good news.
Cynthia was super pleased to hear her son's voice, but her mood changed abruptly when he blurted out the news.
Brandon Westlake wandered in and was overjoyed at the news of the upcoming sale.
While there was a comment that father Joe Calvia hadn't taken the news well, no details were given, and no calls from a hospital emergency room followed.
After Cynthia conveyed the news to Jennifer, she turned to her husband.
I got some news on the place where the bones were stored.
It was Roger who introduced first himself, then Charlie, who dipped his paper in acknowledgment, and Harold, who set down the news and looked at Dean over the top of his glasses, curious about the visit.
Brandon Westlake offered his concerned condolences, apparently having heard the news from domino eavesdroppers.
He insisted on being kept abreast of the news.
The WWW news was either negative or tardy because each took turns bickering at the other until Dean was ready to toss the entire family.
Is there news about the girl Martha? he asked.
The mixed news produced a sense of relief that Martha was, according to Fred, temporarily safe, but she seethed at what she saw as Fitzgerald's vindictiveness at attacking them through the old man.
If anything, the news was more upsetting to Cynthia.
Dean took a deep breath at the news.
How did you take the news?
In spite of the good news of Fred's return, the pall of Martha's continued absence draped over Bird Song.
They had just finished the meal when the telephone rang, but not with news of Martha.
Dean grimaced but withheld comment, while Cynthia looked askance at the news that Patsy Boyd had summarily abandoned her daughter.
The further good news was that no one seemed to be immediately concerned with addressing Martha's present circumstances.
It was as if standing still would change the news.
While Dean's mind whirled with this latest news, there was nothing he could do but let it play out.
Cynthia accepted the news well, first on the phone amid post wedding hubbub, and the next day when he met her stepping off the plane.
Deidre dropped her fork, not expecting the news.
But, boss, that's not the worst news, Landon said with a glance at Tymkyn.
I'm afraid I have no good news on the other front.
His cultured accent made even bad news sound pleasant.
This sounds like good news to me.
Any news on Erik?
Though terrible news, Gabriel couldn't help thinking it was the best thing he'd heard all week.
The good news: now that the Deidres are in their right places, you may find life a little easier.
Uncertain he could handle more bad news, Gabriel trailed.
The news of their deal had infuriated Gabriel once more and driven him off, leading Deidre to believe that he had loved the human more than her.
There was good news though.
Sitting through it, she didn't think it was ever possible to be prepared for the news.
Did Dr. Wynn have good news?
"Any news today?" he asked the Oracle.
Instead of being cheered by the news, he was annoyed.
Whenever she felt overwhelmed from her oncoming death or the doctors' news, she ran to her room until she was strong enough to face the world again.
She needed time to compose herself before sharing the bad news with him.
What news do you have of my sons?
Wynn frowned, not expecting the news.
If he spoke with anger or frustration or anything other than the quiet, impassioned tone, she would've been able to handle the news better.
Never thought I'd consider that good news.
She'd been through so many … "Good news or bad news?" he asked, appearing in her vision.
"Other news," Andre said.
I do have news for you.
Katie held her breath, awaiting the awful news.
She frowned, and he couldn't tell if she were more disappointed or relieved at his news.
But I have good news for you!
He was quiet, digesting the news.
She was pleased by the news, despite knowing none of his brothers remotely deserved to be saved.
The Immortal on the other side of his door was too excited to wait until he entered to shout the news.
I have more good news for you.
We need good news!
I take it more bad news?
I think you.ll take this as good news, knowing how much you like to see me suffer.
"A lady from the Caribbean Sanctuary has come with news," the Immortal said.
She'd been contemplating how to break the news to Kiera.
He expected the news and turned away from the wall displaying his woman to the wall displaying his battle plans.
It was news they-- and the rest of his people!-- had been awaiting for many sun-cycles.
And then both Gage and Talal had cornered her that morning with news that made her wish she was more like Evelyn.
Kiera just freaked out with bad news.
She went to the battle game to play until A'Ran called, wondering what he'd say when she told him her news about his sisters and wondering just how safe it would be to talk about Ne'Rin's conversation with his father.
She was distraught about something, though he couldn't fathom what might distress her if the news of his sisters' impending babes and complete loss of honor did not.
That news certainly distressed him.
She doubted anything would alarm this man if tricking a woman into wedding him and discovering the news of his sisters' impending children did not.
She sent your gifts and said to convey her news of a child.
I bring news to the dhjan of his people.
If he is here, he has no good news.
Kiera debated how he could have worse news, curious about the man and the war.
His own messengers brought him vague news of unrest from the battlefront and news of there being new opponents at the battle.
"The notebook's not all the news," Cynthia said.
They all agreed he was bad news.
Maybe there were just too many deaths that winter to make news of one insignificant passing.
"I'm sure the news will be a disappointment to your sister," Dean said, trying to keep the eagerness out of his voice.
At least I'll get a head start tomorrow night, breaking the news to Fran.
The look on Donnie's face indicated this was news to him.
Mom was "resting comfortably," the only news a night volunteer at the hospital would convey.
That, coupled with Cynthia's strange behavior at the news of Shipton's fall bothered him far more than he'd allowed himself to believe.
How did he take the news of her death?
She had decided to break the news last night.
Allow him to digest the news.
She couldn't wait to tell Jackson her news.
When he arrived home, Jackson was concentrating on all he needed to do and contemplating how he would break the news to Elisabeth.
She continued to laugh, "Don't you worry that news will spread, and the townspeople will come after you with torches and stakes?"
Sarah has news; she'll come barging in here.
Elisabeth asked, "How do you think father will take the news?"
It wasn't the way she had planned to break the news, but he was being so irrational.
Now she couldn't marry Josh - and couldn't bring herself to break the news to him.
They'll figure it out as soon as they see the news.
He wasn't sure how he'd break the news to Tim if something happened to her.
"Do you have access to the hospitals?" he asked and braced himself for more bad news.
Elise's news of the PMF fighting alongside her forces wasn't something Lana expected to hear.
Lana's head spun at the news.
The news that no one had survived the strikes on her condo building made tears rise for a different reason.
Cynthia Byrne explained, in nervous little spurts, how she had heard the news of her husband's disappearance.
Phil Riley, Janice's husband, telephoned Virginia several times but there was no additional news.
Fred dismissed the news with a wave of his hand.
Dean returned to the table and conveyed the news as he picked up his coffee— no roll, no change.
Dean let Cynthia Byrne rest a while longer while he telephoned the news to Parkside.
While it was in part at least an indictment that Dean had allowed himself to be followed, it was still the best news he'd heard in weeks.
News of the break-in on Collingswood Avenue had traveled with the speed of an Olympic sprinter through the Parkside, Pennsylvania police department.
Dean eased into the latest news by first telling of Winston's unsuccessful inquiry about a Post Office forwarding address before mentioning his conversation with Mrs. Glass.
Jenny Nachman pulled the short straw to carry the news to Ida Wassermann.
I have great news!
"That is good news," said Dean.
Winston would have my job if I blew his mob case on unfounded speculation and if I went public in any way, the news is sure to get out.
He'd personally call Mayer's wife and pass on her husband's deep and frequent concern for Cynthia's well being as well as any news he heard.
Dean rose to shut off the radio just as the news began.
He telephoned the Parkside Police department but they had no news.
Dean could tell by the look on Fred's face that the news wasn't good.
There was some other news.
News sure travels fast around here.
If the news had been good, surely he would have said something by now.
"I assume if you had good news for me, we wouldn't be here," Darian said, glancing at his friend.
She waited for news of Sofi and prayed for her mate, wherever he was.
They ate in silence for a few minutes and then Carmen announced her good news.
They exchanged news and details on the climate differences and finally, when they were talked out, they said their good byes.
I can see how that might slip by you, but how could you miss hearing about him on the news?
Why was he on the news?
It was bad news for him, though, if the Oracle who hated him felt the need to warn him.
He wasn't going to take her news well.
Refusing all honours and recompense, he prepared to return to Italy upon receiving news of the incipient revolutionary movement.
There is little export of the news with the only means of communication being local travelers.
On the arrival of the news that Hyder had descended from the highlands of Mysore, cut to pieces the only British army in the field, and swept the Carnatic up to the gates of Madras, he at once adopted a policy of extraordinary boldness.
It is served by the Atlantic Coast Line, the Seaboard Air line, the Southern, the New York, Philadelphia & Norfolk, the Chesapeake & Ohio, the Norfolk & Western, the Norfolk & Southern and the Virginian railways, by many steamship lines, by ferry to Portsmouth (immediately opposite), Newport News, Old Point Comfort and Hampton, and by electric lines to several neighbouring towns.
away by the news of the successes of Lysimachus and Ptolemy in Asia Minor and Cyprus.
Upon news of this disaster Phocis, Locris and Euboea revolted, and the Megarians massacred their Athenian garrison, while a Spartan army penetrated into Attica as far as Eleusis.
From Ephesus indeed the garrison fled upon the news of Granicus, but Miletus required a siege.
In Carmania, in Persis, complaints from the provinces continued to reach him, as well as the news of disorders in Macedonia and Greece.
In April 1859 appeared the first number of The Rocky Mountain News.
This untoward disaster led to the abandonment of the expedition, which forthwith returned to Spain, bringing with them the news of the discovery of a fresh-water sea.
Liniers was viceroy on the arrival of the news of the crowning of Joseph Bonaparte as king of Spain, but as a Frenchman he was distrusted and was deposed by the adherents of Ferdinand VII.
He went to Italy as president of the commission, carrying to the prince at Florence the official news of his election.
On the 9th of July William crossed the Rhine, and captured Malines, Termonde and Oudenarde, and was advancing southwards when the news reached him of the massacre of St Bartholomew, which deprived him of the promised aid of Coligny and his army of 12,000 men.
He commenced his work as a writer for the London newspaper press in connexion with the Morning Chronicle, and he afterwards became a leading contributor to the Examiner and the Daily News.
In 1904 a regular system of communication of press news and private messages from the Poldhu and Cape Breton stations to Atlantic liners in mid-Atlantic was inaugurated, and daily newspapers were thenceforth printed on board these vessels, news being supplied to them daily by electric wave telegraphy.
In 1904, during the RussoJapanese war, war news was transmitted for The Times by wireless telegraphy, the enormous importance of which in naval strategy was abundantly demonstrated.
In June 1809, during his campaign against Austria, Sir John Stuart with an Anglo-Sicilian force sailed northwards, captured Ischia and threw Murat into great alarm; but on the news of the Austrian defeat at Wagram Stuart sailed back again.
Then came the news of the Five Days of Milan, which produced the wildest excitement in Turin; unless First war the army were sent to assist the struggling Lombards of Italy at once the dynasty was in jeopardy.
But Charles Charles Albert, who, whatever his faults, had a generous Albertre- nature, was determined that so long as be had an news the army in being he could not abandon the Lombards War, and the Venetians, whom he had encouraged in their resistance, without one more effort, though he knew full well that he was staking all on a desperate chance.
On the 3rd of September the news of Sedan reached Florence, and with the fall of Napoleons empire the September convention ceased to have any value.
Italian action was hastened by news that, in December 1884, an exploring party under Signor Bianchi, royal commissioner for Assab, had been massacred in the Aussa (Danakil) country, an event which aroused in Italy a desire to punish the assassins and to obtain satisfaction for the still unpunished massacre of Signor Giulietti and his companions.
News of the occupation reached Europe simultaneously with the tidings of the fall of Khartum, an event which disappointed Italian hopes of military co-operation with Great Britain in the Sudan.
In Italy the news of the defeat of Adowa caused deep discouragement and dismay.
The news caused the most widespread sensation, and public opinion in Italy was greatly agitated at what it regarded as an act of brigandage on the part of Austria, when Signor Tittoni in a speech at Carate Brianza (October 6th) declared that Italy might await events with serenity, and that these could find her neither unprepared nor isolated.
had died a few days before this ceremony, but the news did not reach Germany until after the coronation.
There news reached him that Avidius Cassius, the commander of the Roman troops in Asia, had revolted and proclaimed himself emperor (175).
He arrived with news,.
He closes by saying that Tychichus will give them the news.
Masudi, a great traveller who knew from personal experience all the countries between Spain and China, described the plains, mountains and seas, the dynasties and peoples, in his Meadows of Gold, an abstract made by himself of his larger work News of the Time.
After the explosion he hurried back to Holyrood and feigned surprise at the receipt of the news half an hour later, ascribing the catastrophe to "the strangest accident that ever chancit, to wit, the fouder (lightning) came out of the luft (sky) and had burnt the king's house."
News, 1891, 63, p. 1); just above the boiling point the vapour is orange-yellow, but on continued heating it darkens, being deep red at 50o; at higher temperatures it lightens, becoming straw-yellow at 650°.
News, 1902, 86, p. 5) obtained a substance of composition S312 (which in all probability is a chemical individual) as a reddish-coloured powder by the action of sulphuretted hydrogen on a solution of iodine trichloride.
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News (1902), 8 5, p. 193; Lowry and West, Journ.
His foreign tour, during which he visited Germany, Holland, England, France and Austria, lasted nearly a year and a half, and was suddenly interrupted, when on his way from Vienna to Venice to study the construction of war-galleys, by the alarming news that the turbulent stryeltsi of Moscow had mutinied anew with the intention of placing Sophia on the throne.
per Thomam Philippum (1686); The Happy Future State of England, by Sir Peter Pett (1688); Great News from Poland (1683), where his religious tolerance is ridiculed; Somers Tracts (Scott, 1812), viii.
Nehemiah, the cup-bearer of Artaxerxes at Susa, plunged in grief at the news of the desolation of Jerusalem, obtained permission from the king to rebuild the ruins.
When he marched against Aretas, his army with their standards did not enter Judaea at all; but he himself went up to Jerusalem for the feast and, on receipt of the news that Tiberius was dead, administered to the Jews the oath of allegiance to Caligula.
While the matter was still pending, news arrived that the emperor had commanded Publius Petronius, the governor of Syria, to set up his statue in the temple of Jerusalem.
When the news of the troubles at Caesarea reached Jerusalem, it became known also that Florus had seized seventeen talents of the temple treasure (66).
Some prominent Jews fled from Jerusalem - as from a sinking ship - to join him and carried the news to the emperor.
The issue was precipitated by the news of the revolution in Turkey.
Smith and fifty-nine others lost their lives; and St Paul's Church, where Jefferson Davis was attending services, on the 2nd of April 1865, when he received news from 1 As built in Richmond in 1845 by Luther Libby, it was a brick structure, three storeys high in front and four in the rear.
The news of the ratification of peace with Spain brought at once the thought that an offensive plan of campaign in Piedmont was thenceforth inevitable.
A Russo-Turkish fleet wrested Corfu from the French; and the Neapolitan Bourbons, emboldened by the news of the battle of the Nile, began hostilities with France which preluded the war of the Second Coalition.
The Parisians received the news of the event with joy, believing that freedom was now at last to be established on a firm basis by the man whose name was the synonym for victory in the field and disinterestedness in civil affairs.
The news of the strengthening of the British army and navy lately announced in the king's speech had perhaps annoyed him; but seeing that his outbursts of passion were nearly always the result of calculation - he once stated, pointing to his chin, that temper only mounted that high with him - his design, doubtless, was to set men everywhere talking about the perfidy of Albion.
Napoleon was surprised by the news of Prussia's mobilization; he had come to regard her as a negligible quantity, and now he found that her unexpected sensitiveness on points of honour was about to revivify the Third Coalition against France.
As for Ferdinand, the emperor, on hearing the news of a rising in Madrid on the 2nd of May, overwhelmed him with threats, until he resigned the crown into the hands of his father, who had already bargained it away to Napoleon in return for a pension (5th of May 1808).
A letter written by the Prussian statesman, Baron vom Stein, had fallen into the hands of the French and revealed to the emperor the ferment produced in Germany by news of the French reverses in Spain.
At that town he also heard news on the 1st of January 1809, which portended trouble in Germany and perhaps also at Paris.
His anxiety was increased by news of sinister import respecting frequent interviews between those former rivals, Talleyrand and Fouche, in which Murat was said to be concerned.
Accordingly, on his return to Paris he caused the news to be broken to her that reasons of state of the most urgent kind compelled him to divorce her.
Yet during the armistice which ensued (June 4th - July loth; afterwards prolonged to August loth) Napoleon did nothing to soothe the Viennese government, and that, too, despite the encouragement which the allies received from the news of Wellington's victory at Vittoria and the entry of Bernadotte with a Swedish contingent on the scene.
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It is said that he expired in a sudden transport of joy upon hearing the news of the vote at Westminster for the restoration of Charles II.
When news of the embargo of the port at Boston arrived at New Haven, a Committee of Correspondence was at once formed; and in the War of Independence the people enthusiastically supported the American cause.
Carolina, and so successful has the cultivation been that from some of the islands West Indian Sea Island cotton obtains a Taken with some modifications from the Agricultural News (1907), vi.
Early in 1145 news had come from Antioch to Eugenius III.
Meanwhile the papacy, as soon as the news reached Rome, despatched encyclicals throughout Europe; and soon a new Crusade was in full swing.
Already in 1267 St Louis had taken the cross a second time, moved by the news of Bibars' conquests; and though the French baronage, including even Joinville himself, refused to follow the lead of their king, Prince Edward of England imitated his example.
their single wall, as the crusaders brought back news from the East.
An arrangement was patched up, and while Hadrian was still in Dacia he received news of a conspiracy against his life.
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In the midst of his labours came the news that the senate had refused to confirm his appointment as peace commissioner.
About the same time his father was killed in an engagement with the Spaniards, and the news raised his hatred of the national enemy to the pitch of a personal and bitter animosity.
The Chemical News, founded by Sir W.
Two words I wrote to Liszt; his answer was the news that preparations were being made for the performance of the work, on the grandest scale that the limited means of Weimar would permit.
When the news arrived in England it sealed his fate.
In June he seized Camerino and Urbino, the news of which capture filled the pope with childish joy.
As soon as Alexander heard the news he decoyed Cardinal Orsini to the Vatican and cast him into a dungeon, where he died.
Our Dogs, The Kennel Magazine, and The Illustrated Kennel News are the remaining canine journals in England.
When the news of this reached Paris, it created a strong feeling against the planters; and on the motion of the Abbe Gregoire it was resolved by the assembly on the 15th of May 1791 " that the people of colour resident in the French colonies, born of free parents, were entitled to, as of right, and should be allowed, the enjoyment of all the privileges of French citizens, and among others those of being eligible to seats both in the parochial and colonial assemblies."
The news of the cession of the colony to Spain roused strong discontent among the colonists.
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News, 1900, 61, p. 91).
News, 1897, 76, p. 315.0.
News, 23, p. 206) by reducing a solution of potassium nitrite with sodium amalgam, and subsequent precipitation as silver salt.
News (1905), 92, pp. 261 et seq.; (1906) 93, p. 13 et seq.; D.
Suleiman Pasha was killed by a fall from his horse near Bulair in 1358; the news so affected his father Orkhan as to cause his death two months later.
This news caused consternation at Constantinople; the inevitable revolt of the Janissaries followed, headed this time by one Patrona Khalil, and the sultan was forced to abdicate in favour of his nephew Mahmud.
Added to all this was the news of the continual Russian military aggressions in Poland, against which the Catholic confederation of Bar continued to appeal for aid.
This news affected the sultan so deeply as to cause his death.
Her lessened prestige had already received a severe blow from the bom bardment and capture of Algiers by the French in 1830, and her position was further embarrassed by revolts in Bosnia and Albania, when news reached Constantinople that Mehemet Ali had invaded Syria (Nov.
As for Mahmud, the news of the disaster reached Constantinople when he was unconscious and dying.
The news of Nezib was immediately followed by that of the treason of Ahmed Pasha, the Ottoman Mejid, admiral, who, on the plea that the sultan's coun- 1839-1861.
The news of this aggression roused intense excitement in England; but the British government still exerted itself to maintain peace.
The news of the affair of Sinope, rather wanton slaughter than a battle, Crimean raised excitement in England to fever heat; while War.
The moment news of their activity reached him, whilst still in pursuit of Sir John Moore, he despatched letters to all the members of the Confederation warning them that their contingents might soon be required, and at the same time issued a series of decrees to General Clarke, his war minister, authorizing him to call up the contingent of 1810 in advance, and directing him in detail to proceed with the formation of 4th and 5th battalions for all the regiments across the Rhine.
Berthier received the news while still on his way to the front, and quite failed to grasp the situation.
Kutusov was hovering on the outskirts of the city, his main body at Kaluga, some marches to the S.W., where he was in full communication with the richest portion of the empire; and now news arrived that St.
As the news of the destruction of the 'Grande Armee spread, and the appearance of countless stragglers convinced the Prussian people of the reality of the disaster, the spirit generated by years of French domination burst out.
At length becoming impatient he advanced a portion of his army towards Blucher, who fell back to draw him into a trap. Then the news reached him that Schwarzenberg was pressing down the valley of the Elbe, and, leaving Macdonald to observe Blucher, he hurried back to Bautzen to dispose his troops to cross the Bohemian mountains in the general direction of KOnigstein, a blow which must have had decisive results.
But the news from Dresden was so alarming that at the last moment he changed his mind, and sending Vandamme alone over the mountains, he hurried with his whole army to the threatened point.
In spite of this misfortune, Napoleon could claim a brilliant success for himself, but almost at the same moment news reached him that Oudinot at Grossbeeren near Berlin, and Macdonald on the Katzbach opposed to Blucher, had both been severely defeated.
From these reveries he was at length awakened by news which indicated that the consequences of Macdonald's defeat had been far more serious to the moral of that command than he had imagined.
On the 14th of March, however, Schwarzenberg, becoming aware of Napoleon's withdrawal to Reims, again began his advance and had reached Arcis-sur-Aube when the news of Napoleon's approach again induced him to retreat to Brienne.
Thence she travelled to Vienna, where, in April, the news of her father's dangerous illness and shortly of his death (April 8) reached her.
She was in Paris when the news of Napoleon's landing arrived and at once fled to Coppet, but a singular story, much discussed, is current of her having approved Napoleon's return.
The principal newspapers of the city are the Plain Dealer (1841, independent), the Press (1878, independent), the Leader (1847, Republican), and the News (1889, Republican).
The newspapers of Cardiff include two weeklies, the Cardiff Times and Weekly Mail, founded in 1857 and 1870 respectively, two morning dailies, the South Wales Daily News and Western Mail, established in 1872 and 1869 respectively, and two evening dailies.
At Fontainebleau in 1876 Stevenson had met Mrs Osbourne, the lady who afterwards became his wife; she returned to her home in California in 1878, and in August of the following year, alarmed at news of her health, Stevenson hurriedly crossed the Atlantic. He travelled, from lack of means, as a steerage passenger and then as an emigrant, and in December, after hardships which seriously affected his health, he arrived in San Francisco.
News having been received that Napoleon had suffered a serious check at the battle of Aspern, near Vienna (May 22, 1809), Wellesley next determined - leaving Beresford (20,000) near Ciudad Rodrigo - to move with 22,000 men, in conjunction with Cuesta's Spanish army (40,000) towards Madrid against Victor, who, with 25,000 supported by King Joseph (50,000) covering the capital, was near Talavera.
Wellington, on the 9th of April 1811, directed General Spencer to invest Almeida; he then set off himself to join Beresford before Badajoz, but after reconnoitring the fortress with his lieutenant he had at once to return north on the news that Massena was moving to relieve Almeida.
The Hussite movement assumed a revolutionary character as soon as the news of the death of Huss reached Prague.
On hearing this shocking news King Wenceslaus was seized with an apoplectic fit, and died a few days afterwards.
I have received the news of a great event."
He died at Langham on the 9th of August 1848, his death being hastened by news of the loss of his son by shipwreck.
The suicide of Essex, the news of which was brought into court during the trial, was quoted as additional evidence against him, as pointing to the certainty of Essex's guilt.
On the arrival of the news in Portugal, Emanuel invited Amerigo Vespucci to enter his service, and despatched him with three vessels to explore the country.
Sharp discussions and angry words passed between the Brazilian and Portuguese deputies, the news of which excited great discontent in Brazil.
When the news of the surrender of Saldanha da Gama reached Gumercindo Saraiva, then at Curitiba in Parana, he proceeded to retire to Rio Grande do Sul.
In 1085 news arrived that Cnut the Saint, king of Denmark, was preparing to assert the claims of his house in England.
Ready to rise behind Ibrahim Pasha in 1839, it was only prevented by the news of Nezib.
The news of this manifesto, arriving as it did simultaneously with that of Gdrgei's successes, destroyed the last vestiges of a desire of the Hungarian revolutionists to compromise, and on the 14th of April, on the motion of Kossuth, the diet proclaimed the independence of Hungary, declared the house of Habsburg as false and perjured, for ever excluded from the throne, and elected Kossuth president of the Hungarian Republic. This was an execrable blunder in the circumstances, and the results were fatal to the national cause.
When the news came of the truce of Regensburg Marie claimed the fulfilment of the promise.
and the Catholic Bishop of Cattaro greeted the news from Monastir by reciting the Nunc Dimittis.
21 the news of President Wilson's answer to Count Burian's final peace note (refusing to negotiate save on the basis of a recognition of Czechoslovak and Yugoslav national claims) became generally known, the old regime vanished almost as if by magic. Extraordinary scenes took place in many towns, the troops tearing off their military badges with the Habsburg arms, and trampling them underfoot.
The news of the surrender reached.
It was determined nevertheless to postpone action; however, on the 29th of December, Jameson started, and the news of his having done so reached Johannesburg from outside sources.
Meanwhile Sir George White had discovered the Boer force on the railway, and, though anxious on account of the advance of the Free Staters, on the 21st, stimulated by the news of Talana, he sent out a force of all arms under General (Sir John) French to drive the Boers from Elandslaagte and so to clear Symons's line of retreat.
At the same moment came in news at last of the relief of Ladysmith.
The news of this message caused violent agitation in Caracas and other towns.
As there had been no money available to purchase supplies beforehand, each of these groups had to be scattered over a wide area for subsistence, and thus news as to the enemy's points of concentration necessarily preceded any determination of the plan of campaign.
To overcome it he at length obtained authority (June 15th) to order the army of the Elbe into Saxony, and on the 18th the Prussians entered Dresden, the Saxons retiring along the Elbe into Bohemia; and on the same day the news that the Austrian main body was marching from Olmiitz towards Prague arrived at headquarters.
News had now been received of the arrival of Austrian reinforcements by rail at the capital both from Hungary and Italy, and of the preparation of a strong line of provisional defences along the Florisdorf position directly in front of Vienna.
But the proposal fell through when the news of the armistice between King Charles Albert and Austria arrived, and the two delegates were made the objects of a hostile demonstration.
He reached Oporto on the 28th of May, and after staying there for a month returned to Turin, which he reached just before the news of Charles Albert's death.
Just before his arrival a few ships from Corinth had made their way into the harbour with the news that a great fleet was already on its way to the relief of the city.
His daughter Julia died at Beirut, and before long he received the news of his election by a constituency (Bergues) in the department of the Nord.
Before this embassy started, news came that Chaka had been murdered (23rd of September 1828) at a military kraal on the Umvote about fifty miles from Port Natal.
In the meantime the right column under Colonel Pearson had reached Eshowe from the Tugela; on receipt of the news of Isandhlwana most of the mounted men and the native troops were sent back to the Natal, leaving at Eshowe a garrison of 1300 Europeans and 65 natives.
News of Isandhlwana reached England on the iith of February, and on the same day about Io,000 men were ordered out to South Africa.
News, 1888, 57, p. 54; 1893, 67, p. 136).
The king demanded the cession of Pisa, Leghorn and other towns, which Piero granted, but on returning to Florence on the 8th of November 1494 he found the opposition greatly strengthened and his popularity forfeited, especially when the news of his disgraceful cessions to Charles became known.
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When the news of Ibrahim's overwhelming victory at Nessib (June 24, 1839) reached Constantinople, Mahmud lay dying and unconscious.
The news of the failure of the French arms in Belgium gave rise in Paris to popular movements on the 9th and 10th of March 1793, and on the 10th of March, on the proposal of Danton, the Convention decreed that there should be established in Paris an extraordinary criminal tribunal, which received the official name of the Revolutionary Tribunal by a decree of the 29th of October 1793.
But hardly was he settled at Marburg when the news came that the Spaniards had besieged and taken Oudewater, and murdered its inhabitants almost without exception.
The siege was raised in the third month on the news of the death of Yazid, but not before the Ka`ba had been destroyed.
In 1834 he was with Fesal on an expedition against El Hasa when news came of the amir's murder by his cousin Masharah.
From this blow the emperor never recovered; and when on the 13th of December 1250 he died Innocent greeted the news by quoting from Psalm xcvi.
He entered Naples on the 27th; but meanwhile Manfred had fled and had raised a considerable force; and the news of his initial successes against the papal troops reached Innocent as he lay sick and hastened his end.
News of his arrival must have reached them; money was collected (ii.
The popular party planned, in 1265, to try him for his life before the folk-moot, but he was saved by the news of the battle of Evesham which arrived on the very day appointed for the trial.
It is an important highway of commerce, especially for the cities of Norfolk, Portsmouth and Newport News, and is the chief rendezvous of the United States navy.
On the 8th of March about 1 p.m., the "Merrimac," commanded by Commodore Franklin Buchanan (1795-1871), steamed down the Elizabeth accompanied by two one-gun gun-boats, to engage the wooden fleet of the Federals, consisting of the frigate "Congress," 50 guns, and the sloop "Cumberland," 30 guns, both sailing vessels, anchored off Newport News, and 1 For the idea of the low free-board and the revolving turret Ericsson was indebted to Theodore R.
While she was urging the citizens to make peace with the pope there came the news of his death.
News, 1909, 99, p. 4).
This news drove Florence to revolt.
Sforza was equally rejoiced by the news, and the only potentate who could.
But the dissensions of the native Franks and the crusaders made it hopeless to continue the struggle; and Richard was alarmed by the news which reached him of John's intrigues in England and Normandy.
Undeterred by the news of heavy attacks on his rear from Tirol and from Bohemia, Napoleon hurried all available troops to the bridges, and by daybreak on the 21st, 40,000 men were collected on the Marchfeld, the broad open plain of the left bank, which was also to be the scene of the battle of Wagram.
Aspern had been lost, and graver news reached Napoleon at the critical momen