CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 28, 1985 |
La Habra police Sunday morning arrested a 26-year-old man on suspicion of the attempted murder of his brother. Sgt. Tom Machado said the suspect, William Richard Kelly, was arrested without incident after residents of an apartment complex in La Habra notified officers of shots being fired in one of the apartments. Machado said William Kelly had been in an argument about 7 a.m. Sunday with his brother, John Kelly, 23, at the apartment the two men share in the 600 block of Ridgeway Lane.
December 4, 1998 |
Mark Bethke is a U.S. Forest Service ranger in cool khakis. He's standing on a mountain powdered with snow, squinting into a soft December sun at the Jeffrey pines bound for a blaze of artificially lit glory. Oh, they are not so pretty, these pines with gaps between branches big enough to hang a chain saw or two. Charlie Brown trees, really--even Bethke admits this, in his simpatico earth-toned uniform.
November 3, 1994
David Caruso's final appearance on "NYPD Blue" Tuesday night helped generate the highest ratings in the show's history, ABC reported Wednesday. The police drama was seen by about 28.8 million people, ABC said, representing 34% of the available audience. The episode ended with Caruso's character, Det. John Kelly, being transferred to a desk job in another precinct--a move necessitated by Caruso's decision to leave the series to pursue a movie career.
May 18, 1985 |
The British Foreign Office said Friday that it has protested to Saudi Arabia the flogging of a British engineer who is jailed there for making beer and wine. John Kelly, from Bristol, west of London, received 50 lashes with a cane Thursday and will be given 200 more blows before his 2 1/2-year sentence is over, a Foreign Office spokesman said.
September 22, 1999 |
Online grocery and drugstore company WebVan Group Inc. has tapped Andersen Consulting's managing partner and chief executive, George Shaheen, as its chief executive, effective immediately. Shaheen, 54, is a 30-year veteran of Andersen. The global management and technology consulting firm promoted John Kelly as interim managing partner and chief executive. Louis Borders, founder and current CEO of Foster City, Calif.-based WebVan, will continue as chairman.
May 17, 1985 |
A British engineer serving a 2 1/2-year jail sentence in Saudi Arabia for making beer and wine received a flogging of 50 strokes with a cane, a Foreign Office official said Thursday. The flogging at Al Khobar Prison in eastern Saudi Arabia was the first installment of 250 lashes ordered by a court last year when it sentenced John Kelly, 43. He also was fined the equivalent of $21,400.