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2A THURSDAY, JULY 12, 1990 BATTLE CREEK ENQUIRER FIVE-DAY FORECAST: TONIGHT: Partly cloudy. Low 55 to 60. Light wind. FRIDAY: Partly sunny. High 70 to 75. SATURDAY-MONDAY: Chance of rain SatSun. and a chance of thunderstorms Monday. Highs will be in the 70s Saturday, in the mid-70s to lower 80s Sunday and in the 80s Monday. The Idws will be in the mid-40s to 60 Saturday, in the 50s Sunday and in the upper 50s to mid-60s Monday. TEMPERATURES: Day Week Year Record Ago Ago Ago High 67 82 75 1031936 Low 57 63 56 471898 Heating Degree Days: Yesterday: 3.0 July: 6.0 Since Sept.: 6914.00 PRECIPITATION: Yesterday: 02 Rainfall YTD: 17.17 Friday's temperatures and outlook Michigan FORECAST LOWER PENINSULA: Partly cloudy tonight with lows in the mid-to upper 40s north and 50 to 60 south. Mostly sunny Friday. Highs in the low to mid-70s. UPPER PENINSULA: Generally clear tonight. Lows from the upper 30s to mid-40s. Sunny Friday with highs in the 70s. WEATHER HOT UNE 1-90O-370-S728 The 24-hour hot line gives touch-tone callers time, temperature, forecasts and travel conditions in 489 cities. U.S. ctttosi Dial, then punch in city's area code. Foreign weethen Dial, then punch In the first three letters of city's name. Coato 75 cents for first minute, 50 cents for each additional minute. STATE ALMANAC Michigan's high Wednesday was 78 at Muskegon. The low was 41 at Marquette. Past 24 hours: Today HA Pre Alpena clear 7446 cloudy 6861 0.11 mocldy 7150 cloudy 6658 0.07 mocldy 7158 0.06 ptcldy 7049 Detroit Escanaba Flint Grand Rapids LAKES MICHIGAN: Tonight north to northeast winds 15 to 25 knots. Partly cloudy. Chance of showers south. Waves 3 to 6 feet. Friday northeast winds 10 to 20 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 2 to 4 feet. HURON: Tonight northeast winds 15 to 25 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Friday northeast winds 10 to 20 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet. ST. CLAIR: Tonight northeast winds 10 to 20 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Friday north winds 10 to 20 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. ERIE: Tonight northeast winds 15 to 25 knots. Chance of rain. Waves 4 to 6 feet. Friday northeast winds 15 to 25 knots. Chance of rain. Waves 4 to 6 feet. Houghton Houghton Lake mocldy 7752 Jackson cloudy 7457 0.11 Lansing Marquette Muskegon Pellston Saginaw S.S. Marie Traverse City cloudy 6957 0.08 ptcldy 6841 ptcldy 7860 0.01 ptcldy 7543 cloudy 7457 mocldy 7344 ptcldy 7450 i 5 5 & V VjjtvrnTvrn ? By Sherry Postula, Springfield Middle School. World Yesterday. Mexico City 72 50 cdy HI Lo Wr Moscow 73 54 clr Beijing 84 72 cdy Nairobi 75 64 clr Beirut 82 68 clr Paris " 68 43 clr Berlin 68 55 cdy Rome 91 63 cdy Cairo 95 72 clr Santiago 72 36 clr Dublin 68 57 cdy Sydney 61 48 clr Jerusalem 84 64 cdy Tokyo 84 68 clr London 77 55 clr Vienna 72 56 clr Madrid 99 68 clr Warsaw 79 57 clr Manila 91 77 clr Sunset Today Sunrise Friday Moonrise Today Moonset Friday 9:18 p.m. 6:14 a.m. 11:38 p.m. 10:59 a.m. O 0 O D Full July 7 Last Juty 15 July 21 First July 29 Nation HA Albuquerque 8757 Anchorage 6153 Atlanta 9473 Atlantic City 7768 Baltimore 7771 Birmingham 9371 Bismarck 7658 Boise 10466 Boston 7666 Brownsville 9275 Buffalo 7858 Burlington, Vt 7751 Charleston, W.Va. 9369 Charlotte, N.C. 9974 Cheyenne 7453 Chicago 7363 Cincinnati 8969 Cleveland 6763 Columbus 7765 Yesterday Tomorrow Pre HA .03 8663 6851 8872 .03 8072 27 8173 .66 8370 28 8850 10275 7163 .64 9375 7458 7554 7667 8671 7647 .25 7255 .90 7363 35 7260 1.477362 Otfc cdy dr cdy m m m dr cdy cdy cdy cdy dr m m dr cdy m cdy m Dallas 10078 8364 cdy OWa. City 9377 7963 cdy Denver 8059 .05 7952, cdy Omaha 8159 7347 dr Des Moines 8163 32 7352 dr Orlando 9373 . 9373 m Duluth 6650 7946 cdy Philadelphia 7968 8370 m 0 Paso 9970 8668 cdy Phoenix 10680 27 10482 cdy Fairbanks 5350 1266750 cdy Pittsburgh 6662 .63 6962 m Fargo 7761 .17 8652 dr Portland, Flagstaff 8853 8253 m Maine 7757 7160 cdy Great Falls 8751 9660 cdy Portland, Helena 9257 9758 cdy Ore. 9166 8460 dr Honolulu 8873 8774 cdy Providence 7559 7364 m Houston 9474 8674 cdy Reno 9861 9863 m Indianapolis 8071 1247462 m Sacramento 10671 10570 dr Jacksonville 9774 9172 m St Louis 8572 1.017257 m Juneau 6153 6347 m' Salt Lake 9563 9765 dr Kansas City 7667 .02 7151 cdy San Diego 8569 8669 cdy Las Vegas 10880 10579 cdy San Fran. 8457 8057 dr Little Rock 9674 37 7566 cdy San Juan 9177 8975 cdy Los Angeles 9675 . 9872 cdy Seattle 8962 7657 dr Louisville 9274 .12 7565 m Shreveport 9574 8370 m Memphis 9679 7571 m Sioux Falls 7357 .36 7951 cdy Miami 8577 .16 8977 m Tampa-Milwaukee 6761 6554 cdy St Pete 9472 .09 9175 m Mpfe-St Paul6660 .57 8456 cdy Tucson 10274 9674 cdy Nashville 9672 .67 7570 m Tuba 8477 7763 cdy New 0rteans8974 .19 8873 m Washington 8771 .14 8575 m New York 7363 .07 6863 m Wichita 8771 7553 cdy The Accu-Weather forecast for noon, Friday, July 13. Lines show high temperatures. 90 70 80 a an on i tm. COLD WARM STATIONARY C1990 Accu-Weather, be HCH LOW SHOWERS RAIN TSTORUS FLURRIES SNOW CE SUNNY PT. CLOUDY CLOUDY Today's Mews Briefs i Adveinritisfts reject ordination of women Nation World Senate ethics standards violated, Cox suggests WASHINGTON Former Watergate prosecutor Archibald Cox says five senators including Donald Riegle, D-Mich., appear to have violated ethics standards in their involvement with the savings and loan crisis. The Senate Ethics Committee is investigating whether the five broke Senate rules by meeting with regulators about Lincoln Savings and Loan of Irvine, Calif., after accepting a combined $1.3 million in political contributions from the failed thrift's owner, Charles Keating Jr. The senators appear to have violated a provision in the Code of Ethics for Government Service, Cox said in a brief filed with the ethics panel Wednesday. The other senators are Alan Cranston, D-Calif., John Glenn, D-Ohio, Dennis DeConci-ni, D-Ariz., and John McCain, R-Ariz. Regulators say Neil Bush unqualified for S&L post WASHINGTON President Bush's son Neil was unqualified to be a director of a Colorado thrift, but that doesn't excuse him from harm caused to the institution that failed at a cost of $ 1 billion, federal regulators say. Neil Bush described himself Wednesday as "just a Denver guy trying to make a living and raise a family," and not as a freewheeling former director of Silverado Banking, Savings and Loan Association. Bush, 34, continued to deny conflict of interest allegations raised against him. Capital-gains tax cut linked to payout by rich WASHINGTON Senate Majority Leader George Mitchell is serving notice that if President Bush wants his cherished cut in capital gains taxes, he'll also have to swallow higher income taxes on wealthy Americans. Mitchell, ID-Maine, said Wednesday that a refusal by Bush to accept a boost in the income tax rates paid by the richest wage-earners would kill any budget deal that involves slashed capital gains levies. Report IRS was seeking back taxes from Snyder WASHINGTON The Internal Revenue Service was demanding $90,251 from homeless advocate Mitch Snyder at the time of his death by apparent suicide last week, The Washington Post reported today. The Post said a June 17 preliminary notice from the IRS sought about $50,000 in back taxes from Snyder, plus $40,000 in penalties to cover $150,000 he received in 1985 and 1986 from the producers of the television movie, Samaritan. Snyder was found hanged last Thursday at a homeless shelter he helped found in northwest Washington. Study: More time needed for space-station upkeep WASHINGTON An internal NASA study concludes astronauts must spend 75 percent more time . spacewalking to maintain a proposed space station than previously thought, said Rep. Bill Green, R-N.Y. Green, ranking minority member of the appropriations subcommittee that oversees NASA spending, said his staff had seen the same forecasts as The New York Times, which published the results Wednesday. The Associated Press Indians dig in after raid at disputed golf course OKA, Quebec Mohawk warriors dug in and reinforced their barricades with wrecked cars and men after fighting police over a golf course addition the Indians say encroaches on tribal land. A police officer died Wednesday morning when the 4-month-old dispute between natives and this town near Montreal escalated into a gunbattle. Both sides accused each other of opening fire first. Officials were unsure whether the slain police officer was shot by a Mohawk or a fellow policeman. Gorbachev protege wins party's No. 2 position MOSCOW President Mikhail S. Gorbachev has scored another triumph at a watershed Communist Party Congress, persuading delegates to elect his prote-ge as the party's second-in-command. This morning, on the final day of the lOday congress, members considered nominations for a new Central Committee. Former Ukraine party chief Vladimir A. Ivashko defeated leading hardliner Yegor K. Ligachev in an election Wednesday for the newly created post of deputy general secretary. Medellin cartel's leader evades police once again BOGOTA, Colombia Security forces nearly captured Pablo Escobar, reputed leader of the Medellin cocaine cartel, but the billionaire fugitive escaped into the jungle, police said Wednesday. During a widespread drug raid Tuesday in northeastern Colombia, police closed in on Escobar, Colombia's most wanted man, a national police spokesman told The Associated Press. Police said that during the raid they arrested 1 1 employees of the Medellin drug . cartel. But the drug lord, aided by about 1 5 bodyguards, fled into the jungle near Puerto Triunfo, the police spokesman said. Journalists test security by stealing Ingres work MONTPELLIER, France Two journalists stole a drawing by Jean-Auguste Ingres from a museum in southern France in broad daylight to test security a week after three thefts from museums in Paris, the reporters newspaper says. The Midi Libre a regional daily, said Wednesday that reporter Odile Cimitiere and photographer Pierre Carriere used a screwdriver to remove the small tableau from a wall in the Fabre Museum and spirited it out the museum's entrance unchallenged Tuesday morning before returning it to museum authorities, the paper said. British Columbia quake jolts Yukon and Alaska VICTORIA, British Columbia An earthquake in northwestern British Columbia jolted parts of the Yukon and Alaska on Wednesday, the Pacific Geoscience Center reported. There were no reports of damage or casualties. The quake measured 5.4 on the Richter scale and was centered in the St Elias Mountains about 35 miles west of Haines, Alaska. Complied from The Associated Press and Gannett News Service INDIANAPOLIS The ruling body of the Seventh-day Adventist Church voted Wednesday against allowing the ordination of women. Delegates to the church's 55th world conference voted along geographical lines, 1,173-377, to accept a commission's report that ordaining women would be disruptive to the world church and Murder before. The couple's three children had been living with Mrs. DePue. The letter details in rambling, repetitive fashion reputed problems between Dennis and Mari-lynn DePue, their attorneys, relatives, friends and court officials. The writer blames the "tragedy" involving the pair primarily on Marilynn DePue's attorney for issuing a restraining order against him. He also blames Dennis DePue's attorney for not telling him that he could stay in his own house during divorce proceedings. The letter calls the "divorce legal system" in Branch County "a failure and (it) needs to be changed." The writer accuses Mrs. DePue of trying to hurt her husband. "-Marilynn had every right to a divorce, but she made a fatal mistake in lying & deceiving to force Dennis out of the house, & estranging the children from Dennis," the letter said. The writer refers twice to the movie The War of the Roses, saying that if Marilynn had seen it, "everything would have been solved early and amicably." Dennis DePue was "unfairly thrown out of his house with . . . depression overtaking Dennis," the letter said. The writer blames Marilynn for starting the divorce with lying "and wanting everything her own way." Further passages accuse her should not be allowed. The greatest support came from delegations from Europe and North America. Leaders from Africa, Asia and South America overwhelmingly opposed letting women preach the gospel. Before the vote, retiring church President Neal C. Wilson of Bur-tonsville, Md., assured the delegates that three different From 1A of being "too proud, too haughty, and too stubborn for her own good. . . . Marilynn never knew when to stop pushing to get her own way for everything. She never realized how she was getting all of the good things, and all the bad things were happening to Dennis." The letter says that Marilynn "chose to throw Dennis over the fence, and stay on her side of the fence with the children, house, furniture & make Dennis pay college expenses. Dennis got. very, very hurt when Marilynn threw Dennis over the fence." When she kept him out of the house and kept their children away from him, "she exacerbated Dennis' depression, & left him in a hopeless situation with drastically unfair treatment." The letter attempts to justify a violent act in two lists. One question-and-answer list asks, "When do people, as a last resort, react with violence?" The first two answers involve being treated unfairly, the third, when there's little or nothing to lose; and the last, when a person is hurt physically or emotionally. "All these happened to Dennis," the writer said. The other list gives six "interesting thoughts," including "Do unto others as they have done unto you," and "an eye for an eye. ... a life for a life." commissions had carefully studied the issue and decided the church was not ready to ordain women. He rejected some delegates' suggestions that each geographical division within the church should set its own ordination policy. The Seventh-day Adventist Church is separated into 11 geographical divisions encompassing 190 countries and 6.2 million members. During Tuesday's two-hour debate, many of those supporting the ordination of women referred to Ellen G. White, an early church leader thought by some Seventh-day Adventists to be a prophet Delegates opposing the ordination of women relied on the Bible, which provides the guiding principles for the 127-year-old church. Nicaraguan negotiators agree to end strike The Associated Press MANAGUA, Nicaragua Negotiators for the government and striking unions agreed early today-to end a strike that tore up city streets, brought commerce to a halt and left at least six people dead. The accord was signed by negotiators for President Vio-leta Barrios de Chamorro and the Sandinis-ta-led National Workers' Front, ending the biggest challenge so far to Cha- morro's 10- Violeta Barrios week-old de Chamorro government. The strike took hold July 2 and spread through most government ministries and many state businesses. Strike leaders claimed 90,000 took part. The Sandinistas, who left office April 25 after a February defeat at the polls, remain the largest single political force in Nicaragua. In its settlement, the government agreed to suspend a decree permitting the return of confiscated lands to previous owners. It also agreed to a 43 percent salary raise in July and another increase of un- If ':,m determined size for August. Under the pact, public sector workers fired since Chamorro took office April 25 will be paid and there will be no retribution against the strikers. The Sandinistas had opposed the layoffs ordered by the U.S.-backed government, which is trying to cut the budget deficit and nurse back to health an economy ravaged by a decade of war and U.S. trade sanctions. Opposition was also strong in the country of 3.7 million people to government plans to sell many of the properties the Sandinistas confiscated and nationalized after coming to power in a 1 979 popular revolution. The strike closed the international airport, cut electricity and water service, limited telephone and mail delivery, reduced gasoline supplies and shut down factories and businesses. It was the second major strike, and the most violent in Chamor-ro's administration. At least six people were reported killed and 100 injured in fighting between strikers and government supporters since Friday. On Wednesday, barricade-building and gun-fighting in the streets of Managua that had occurred in recent days appeared to have subsided. Battle Greek BATTUE CREEK, MICHIGAN Vol 90 Issue 357 (USPS 045-400) Ninetieth Year of Publication Published weekday evenings and Saturday and Sunday mornings by Federated Publications Inc., 155 W. Van BurenSt. Battle Creek. 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