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A-2Weather, news in brief mi: Cincinnati i:qi iui r Tuesday. Ocu.k-r l, 1991 RMO I til in i Tifil Hi tir-rr Today is Tuesday, Oct. 1, the 274th day of 1 991. There are 91 days left in the year. f 'A -I..,--'-.. J .:.-( r V'- ; ., w Si J.. . .. . If jU . 7 ;m Inmates revolt for five hours at R.I. prison ENQUIRER NEWS SERVICES CRANSTON, R.I.: Almost 300 inmates started a disturbance and set fires in the state prison's maximum-security unit Monday, officials said. The inmates ended the uprising about five hours later. One prisoner was slightly injured, but no guards were hurt, one official said. Prisoners issued nine demands, ranging from inmate pay raises to a demand that all depositors with money frozen in the state's 9-month-old banking crisis be refunded, Corrections Director George Vose 1 .:) , J; .. 1 979: Pope John Paul II, pictured at Boston Commons, arrived in Boston for the start of a seven-day, six-city tour of the United States. . h -A 7 r i 1 50 YEARS LATER iiiiBwrrni'r-iTiiiiiiiiiiiiiiir'iiinT-rJ The Associated PressGreg Gibson Dozens of protesters chained themselves to each other than 400 people marched to the White House, including and the White House fence Monday, and burned a U.S. Jeanne White, mother of Ryan White, a hemophiliac flag, demanding that President Bush do more to stop who was a spokesman for children with AIDS before he AIDS acquired immune deficiency syndrome. More died in 1990. About 100 people were arrested. said. Mitchell pushes for Thomas debate WASHINGTON: Senate Majority Leader George Mitchell, D-Maine, said Monday he still hoped that floor debate could begin this week on the nomination of Clarence Thomas to the Supreme Court, despite calls from opponents to put off consideration a week. Under Senate rules, debate on Thomas' nomination cannot begin until 48 hours after the committee's report is printed. Debate could begin Thursday if the report is distributed today. The Senate is expected to begin a one-week recess Friday, so any delay would postpone the vote until at least Oct. 16. Commission's budget, term slashed WASHINGTON: The House fired a warning shot Monday at the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, chopping its budget and limiting its life in a bipartisan show of displeasure with the independent agency and its record of monitoring civil rights enforcement efforts. Rejecting President Bush's request for $10 million a year, the House placed a $6 million cap on the commission's yearly spending, a $1.5 million annual cut. House members also snubbed Bush's proposed 10-year agency reauthorization, reducing it to two years. Train plunges down mountainside PINECLIFFE, Colo.: A freight train struck a rock slide and jumped off its track Monday, sending its two lead locomotives plunging down a 500-foot mountainside and killing two crew members. Two other crew members on the Southern Pacific train survived by leaping from the second locomotive before it began tumbling down the 45-angle slope, the Boulder County sheriffs office said. The derailment spilled diesel fuel into South Boulder Creek, started a fire that burned most of the day and blocked the track. Powell confirmed for 2nd term WASHINGTON: The Senate on Monday confirmed Gen. Colin Powell for a second term as chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the nation's highest military post. Powell, 54, who shared much of the credit for organizing Operation Desert Storm against Iraq, was confirmed for a two-year term in the position he has held since October, 1989. Artist Claire Zeisler dies Cincinnati native Claire Block Zeisler, an artist and art collector who helped transform the two-dimensional craft of weaving into the three-dimensional medium called fiber art, died of heart failure Monday at her home in' Chicago. Zeisler, 88, exhibited widely, in Europe and Japan as well as the United States, and many museums acquired examples of her work. More national news, Page A-4. Health, science, Page A-5. 1800: Spain ceded Louisiana to France in a secret treaty. 1885: Special-delivery mail service began in the United States. 1890: Congress passed the McKinley Tariff Act, which raised tariffs to a record level. 1908: Henry Ford introduced the Model T at a cost of $825 a car. 1936: Gen. Francisco 1941: Finnish troops attacking west of Lake Onega captured Petrozavbodsk on the northern Soviet front. Soviet, British and American officials ended their conference in Moscow on providing military aid to the Soviet Union. TV rivalry spoils Teaks' THE ASSOCIATED PRESS BERLIN A German TV channel's answer to a question that kept American viewers in suspense for months who killed Laura Palmer has infuriated a rival station. RTL Plus, a feisty cable channel, has been broadcasting Twin Peaks since Sept. 10. In a recent broadcast, the rival SAT 1 channel revealed that Laura Palmer's murderer was her own father, Leland Palmer, thus ruining the suspense. Furious RTL executives accused SAT 1 of breaking TV ethics. Just to make sure everyone got in on the act, the ZDF television network broadcast a tongue-in-cheek report on the brouhaha Friday night. New minister of Zaire vows independence ENQUIRER NEWS SERVICES KINSHASA, Zaire: Opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi vowed Monday that his new government would wrest control of Zaire from President Mobutu Sese Seko. "There will be only one prime minister. There will not be another in charge of the army or anything else," Tshisekedi said at his small villa in Kinshasa, the capital. "It's the people who are calling for Mobutu to leave, not me," he said. "I am not a dictator." Security chief warns of riots BUCHAREST, Romania: Romania's intelligence chief warned Monday that more rioting could break out if parliament did not quickly revamp the country's leadership. "We are only at the beginning of a very hot period," said Virgil Magu-reanu, head of the Romanian Intelligence Service, SRI. Thousands of miners rioted in the capital last week demanding Premier mored vehicles toward secessionist Croatia on Monday and launched a major offensive to capture the besieged Croat stronghold of Vukovar. Also Monday, European Community nations meeting in Brussels postponed a decision on sending a multinational military force to quell the fighting in Croatia, which has killed more than 600 people in three months. Subic deadline undecided MANILA, Philippines: Philippine senators Monday debated the U.S. withdrawal from Subic Bay naval base but failed to agree on a timetable. The debate came a day after President Corazon Aquino admitted defeat on obtaining a new lease for the facility. Aquino had pledged to call a referendum to overturn the Senate's decision to close the base and end the 93-year U.S. military presence. But she backed off after legal experts said a referendum could not overturn the decision. Israel: U.S. to end criticism JERUSALEM: Defense Minister Moshe Arens said Monday that Israel expects the United States to back off criticism of Jewish settlements in lands captured in the 1967 Middle East war. Arens said that Israel had answered U.S. requests not to retaliate against Iraqi attacks during the gulf war and now expected its ally to realize how important the settlements were to Israel. More world news, Page A-3. Petre Roman's resignation, an end to spiraling prices and improved working and living conditions. The violence left three dead and 300 injured. Army moves toward Croatia BELGRADE, Yugoslavia: The Serb-dominated Yugoslav army sent ar Weather Hot Line : 1 -900-370-8777 ""'" Franco was proclaimed the head of an insurgent Spanish state. 1 964: The Free Speech Movement was launched at the University of California, Berkeley. 1 981 : President Reagan told a broadcast news conference that the United States would defend the oil fields of Saudi Arabia against anyone who threatened the flow of oil to the West. . General Information 721-2700 NEWS DEPARTMENTS Managing Editor, Thomas E. Dunning 369-1958 Deputy Managing EditorNews & Administration, Dennis Doherty 369-1976 Deputy Managing EditorProjects & Planning, Linda Cagnetti 369-1999 Senior Editor, John Van Doom 369-1951 Assistant Managing EditorNews, James Smith 369-1003 Assistant Managing EditorFeatures-Business. Michael Roberts , 369-1984 Assistant Managing EditorGraphics, James L Dean 369-1812 Editorial Page Editor, Thomas Gephardt 369-1855 Executive News Editor, Neena Pellegrini 369-1921 News Editor, Jenny Barker 369-1921 Metro Editor, Kerry Klumpe 369-1003 Business News 369-1962 Sports Editor, Greg Noble 369-1917 Tempo Editor, Sara Pearce 369-1992 Director of Photography, Liz Dufour 369-1952 Sports Results 749-1055 NEWS BUREAUS Tri-County, 4820 Business Center Way, Cincinnati, 45246. Local calls to 860-4270. From Butler, Warren, Clinton, Brown and Adams counties, and throughout Ohio, call 1-800-336-7003. Clermont County. 200 Technecenter Drive, Suite 206, Miltord, Ohio 45150. Call 576-1800 TO ADVERTISE Display Advertising (National) 369-1744 Display Advertising (Retail) 369-1781 Classified Ads 421-6300 Legal Advertising 723-2397 Gannett National Newspaper Sales (212) 71 5-5300 TO SUBSCRIBE Delivery and Subscription Service 651-4500 A three-day notice is required to start or stop delivery. Daily & Sunday (monthly) $14.25 Daily (monthly) $7,50 Sunday (monthly) $6.75 If your carrier charges more than suggested monthly rates, he or she is doing so as an independent business person. The inquirer does not approve of this practice. MAIL SUBSCRIPTION Trie Cincinnati Enquirer (USPS 1 1 3-200) is published daily and Sunday. Mail subscription rates are $322.40 a year daily and Sunday. $218.40 a year daily only, and $104.00 a year Sunday only. Second-class postage paid at Cincinnati, Ohio, by The Cincinnati Enquirer, 617 Vine Street, Cincinnati, Ohio, 45202. POSTMASTER: Send address changes to The Cincinnati Enquirer, 617 Vine Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202. The publisher reserves the right to change subscription rates during the term of a subscription upon 28 days' notice. This notice may be by mail to the subscriber, by notice contained in the newspaper itself, or otherwise. Subscription rate changes may be implemented by changing the duration of the subscription. MISSED DELIVERY To ensure same-day delivery of missed copies Monday through Saturday within the greater Cincinnati area, call 651-4500 before 9:30 a.m. (On Sunday call before 10:30 a.m.) , BACK COPIES You can buy papers up to one month old at the Enquirer circulation office, third floor, 617 Vine St., Cincinnati. OH 45202, weekdays between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. HAVE A NEWS QUESTION? Call our reader representative Betty Barnett at 369-1851 II you see Inaccurate Information or have a comment about a story, or call the appropriate editor listed under News Departments. For the latest weather forecasts, call ' The Enquirer Weather Hot Line. Touch-tone callers: Follow recorded instructions, entering area code for U.S. city or first three letters of foreign city. Rotary callers: Hear Cincinnati weather. Los Angeles 213 Miami 305 Newark 212 Atlanta 404 Boston 617 Chicago 312 Dallas 214 Denver 303 Tampa 813 Washinqton D.C. 202 Cost: 75 cents for first minute; 50 cents for each additional minute TemperaturesU.S. cities Stationary City L H. Prec. Today Tomorrow City L. H. Prec. Today Tomorrow Akron. Canton 45 77 Ptcldy 56 71 Ptcldy 5574 Los Angeles 61 Sunny 66 92 Sunny 6792 Tristate forecast Tuesday, Oct. 1 .09 Louisville 53 Memphis 58 Miami Beach 74 Milwaukee 54 MplsSt Paul 53 Nashville 53 New Orleans 72 New York City 44 Norfolk. Va 58 Oklahoma City 56 Ptcldy 57-80 Ptcldy 6084 Shwrs 76 84 Mocldy 49 68 Cloudy 42 68 Ptcldy 55-83 Tstrms 6781 Ptcldy 4971 Ptcldy 6080 Ptcldy 5681 Sunny 4680 Shwrs 7483 Ptcldy 6279 Ptcldy 63'85 Shwrs 76 84 Mocldy 5472 Cloudy 49-68 Ptcldy 6083 Ptcldy 6782 Ptcldy 6074 Cloudy 6274 Ptcldy eO'85 Ptcldy 5476 Shwr9 7484 Temperatures on maps aref today's forecast sL-k South Bend i 70ec Cleveland ti 7055 7755 Columbus I 9 Dayton 7755 If Indianapolis cincinnati if 7555 jl7957 Jpr I ..Louisville & 1 1 1 1 LjSBOlM LexingtonV CPaducah 7760 AK 4 so63 y Omaha 57 Oilando 72 Philadelphia 49 Shwrs 46.70 Fair 50 79 Shwrs 44 52 Ptcldy 50 74 Ptcldy 60 78 Ptcldy 5570 Ptcldy 50 80 Windy 5080 Ptcldy 5783 Cloudy 4273 Sunny 50 83 Mocldy 4673 Windy 5768 Shwrs 4765 Ptcldy 6380 Ptcldy 54 81 Ptcldy 5979 Ptcldy 54 82 Fair 4378 Ptcldy 5071 Ptcldy 5682 Cloudy 3868 Ptcldy 59 84 Sunny 4481 Ptcldy 5477 Ptcldy 5978 Phoenix 76 102 Sunny 76-105 Sunny 72105 56 81 55 77 80 62 69 75 83 61 83 53 72 52 77 82 86 84 60 82 84 56 85 58 74 85 57 85 58 64 84 78 59 Pittsburgh 42 Portland. Maine 33 Portland. Ore 49 Providence 38 RaleighDurham 52 .31 Rapid City 44 Reno 46 Richmond 54 Cloudy Albany. N Y 28 Albuquerque 52 Anchorage 46 Asheville 46 Atlanta 58 Atlantic City 46 Baltimore 51 Billings 41 Birmingham 56 Bismarck 40 Boise 53 Boston 39 Bu'talo 32 Burlington, Vt 29 Charleston. S C 68 Charleston, W V 51 Charlotte 56 Chattanooga 53 Cheyenne 46 Chicago 52 Columbia. S.C 50 Concord, N.H 31 DallasFt. Worth 59 Denver 52 Des Moines 59 Detroit 45 Duluth 47 Evansville 49 Fairbanks 27 Fargo 44 Fort Wayne 44 Grand Rapid9 48 Hartford 32 Honolulu 75 Houston 65 Indianapolis 52 Jackson, Miss 55 Jacksonville 71 Kansas City 58 Knoxville 51 Las Vegas 67 Lexington 53 Little Rock 59 Cloudy 5373 Fair 51'82 Shwrs 4252 Shwrs 5370 Rain 6276 Ptcldy 5972 Ptcldy 5179 Cloudy 5070 Ptcldy 5983 Cloudy 43'58 Fair 4580 Ptcldy 5874 Windy 5671 Cloudy 5268 Shwrs 69'81 Mocldy 58 80 Shwrs 6072 Ptcldy 58 83 Windy 4670 Ptcldy 5580 Shwrs 6280 Cloudy 5072 Ptcldy 6286 Ptcldy 4775 Ptcldy 5677 Ptcldy 5475 Cloudy 45 62 Ptcldy 5979 Mocldy 3350 Cloudy 4458 Ptcldy 55 76 Ptcldy 5475 Ptcldy 5474 Sunny 70 89 Mocldy 69 82 Ptcldy 5578 Tstrms 64 83 Rain 7282 Sunny 6082 Ptcldy 5782 Sunny 65'97 Ptcldy 6077 Sunny 6185 Sacramento 60 101 49 St. Louis v 62 84 St. Thomas, V.I 70 Mm Salt Lake City 50 73 San Antonio 58 88 Riln Showtra Storm Flurrta ' Snow Sunny ncioy 5572 Ptcldy 5575 Cloudy 42-65 Cloudy 5269 Fair 5078 Ptcldy 5275 Mocldy 4473 Ptcldy 5574 Sunny 5678 Mocldy 58'76 Ptcldy 47 81 Ptcldy 4468 Sunny 4387 Sunny 4286 Ptcldy 5483 Mocldy 5878 Sunny 5993 Sunny 5792 Sunny 6381 Sunny 6483 Tstrms 7888 Ptcldy 7890 Sunny 4774 Fair 4776 Mocldy 63-82 Mocldy 6583 Sunny 66 82 Sunny 66-82 Ptcldy 5570 Ptcldy 5471 39 Tstrms 78 88 Ptcldy 7790 29 Ptcldy 39 61 Shwrs 4762 Fair 5369 Fair 52-67 Fair 4878 Fair 4270 Shwrs 75-83 Shwrs 75-84 Ptcldy 5171 Ptcldy 5473 Fair 5081 Ptcldy 6482 Fair 66100 Fair 62100 Five-day Metro outlook Ptcldy 5177 Sunny 5070 .30 Cloudy 3760 Ptcldy 5580 Mocldy 35'50 .01 Cloudy 4571 Ptcldy 52'72 02 Ptcldy 48 68 Cincinnati: Fair Partly sunny. High near 80. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Tonight, clear with a low from 55 to 60. Wednesday, partly cloudy. High 75 to 80. Chance ot rain 20. Ohio: Cloudy Partly cloudy. Highs from 70 to 80. Tonight, partly cloudy with lows in the 50s. Wednesday, partly cloudy with highs In the 70s. Kentucky: Fair Partly sunny and warm. Highs near 80. Partly cloudy tonight with lows near 60. Partly sunny and warm Wednesday. Highs in the mid-70s to lower 80s. Indiana: Fair Partly sunny with highs in the 70s, except near 80 south. Partly cloudy tonight. Lows In the mid- to upper 50s. Partly cloudy Wednesday with a chance of showers. Highs in the 70s. AIR QUALITY: Monday afternoon s pollen count was 36, deriving mostly from cedar, grasses and ragweed. The mold count was 970. The air-quality index was 48, or "good." fit San Diego 63 San Francisco 56 San Juan. P R 76 St-Ste. Marie 35 Seattle 50 Spokane 46 Tampa-St. Ptrsbg ... 71 Toledo 48 Topeka 52 Tucson 65 7957 7750s 70s;ni 7nqno 7nofin 88 .07 Today Wtdnudty Thureday Friday Saturday Ohio River levala Here are the 7 a.m. river stage forecasts for today and tomorrow and yesterday's 7 a.m. reading. Mocldy 42 71 Shwrs 70 88 Mocldy 6983 Ptcldy 5375 Shwrs 60 83 Rain 7282 Sunny 5581 Ptcldy 5382 Sunny 65 98 Ptcldy 5677 Sunny 5784 81 71 Tulsa 56 Washington, D,C 54 W. Palm Beach 78 Ptcldy 5881 Sunny 6184 Ptcldy 5481 Ptcldy 54-80 Shwrs 7584 Shwrs 7584 86 05 Yuma 77 105 Sunny 75108 Sunny 73108 lowest22, Watertown, N Y. Highest107, Thermal, Calif. stage stage lorecast forecast 5033.5 33.4 33.5 33 5 5112 13.3 13.1 136 5225.4 26.4 26.4 26.4 5112 128 12.7 12.7 Location Maysville, Ky Meldahl Dam Cincinnati Markland Dam Moon Phit.ee Foreign cities 1pm 67 8pm 84 Sunrise Sunief 63 76 66 80 76 Sydney Ptcldy Taipei Rain Tokyo Rain Tunis PlcWy Vienna Ram Warsaw Clear 10pm 8pm 9pm 1pm 1pm 1pm Nw First Olr, Full Last Otr 7 H a m 7:?1 n m The correct call letters of Channel 64 are WSTR-TV. The wrong call letters appeared in Monday's Tempo section. The Enquirer will correct all errors of ' substance. If you wish to report an error or request a clarification, please call Betty I Barnett, reader representative, at ; 369-1851 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 ; p.m., Monday through Friday. Madrid Clear Manila Ptcldy Mexico City Rjin Moscow Ptcldy Nairobi Pickty Nassau Ptcldy New Delhi Clear Nice Ptcldy Oslo Rain Paris Cldy Riyadh Clear Rome Ptcldy Saraievo Ptcldy Seoul Clear Singapore Cldy Stockholm Cldy Canadian cities Aberdeen Clear Algiers Ck)y Amsterdam Ram Berlin Htm Bonn cidy Brussels Clear Cairo Clear Copenhagen Ptcldy Dublin Ptcldy Geneva CUy Hong Kong Cldy Jerusalem Clear Lisbon Clear London Ptcldy 1pm Noon 1pm 1pm 1pm 1pm 2pm 1pm 1pm 1pm 8pm 2pm 1pm 1pm 50 74 52 59 59 58 92 60 52 64 82 62 67 57 59 58 81 77 90 87 48 57 too 80 85 60 84 57 8am 3pm 3pm 7am 6pm 1pm 1pm 1pm 3pm tpm 2pm 9pm Bpm . 1pm Weather bureau report For Sept. 30, 1991 1991 1990 Rec. N'l High 83 70 94 74 Low 52 59 33 51 Precip 0 Trace Ocl.7 Oct.15 0cl,23 Od30 The moon will rise at 1:31 a.m. Wednesday and sot that day at 4:14 p.m. Venus wil be 29 high In the ESE at 7 a.m. Mars and Mercury will not be visible. Jupiter will be 23 high in the E at 7 a.m. Saturn willbe 28 high In the SSE at 8 p.m. L. H. 35 54 38 56 29 50 32 58 31 54 48 62 Calgary Cloudy Edmonton Cloudy Montreal Clear Regma Ptcldy Toronto Ptcldy Vancouver Cloudy 1 1

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