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Pokhran II: 'Cricket to trick spy satellites, billiards to keep bombs safe'
Pokhran II: 'Cricket to trick spy satellites, billiards to keep bombs safe'Undercover work: The operations at Pokhran had to be done in such a way that no unusual activity was observable by American spy satellites It’s been 20 years since India stunned the world with Pokhran ...read more
Source: Times of India
Published on Sun, 15 Jul 2018 08:00:00 GMT
How a local billiards league helped Washington high school student bring home a national title
How a local billiards league helped Washington high school student bring home a national titleFor decades, the Peoria area has been a hotbed for some of the nations best pool players. But according to billiards instructor Richard Carlsten, there was something missing — a youth program. So near...read more
Source: Journal Star
Published on Sun, 15 Jul 2018 15:47:00 GMT
Michael’s Billiards in Amherst ends 25-year run
Michael’s Billiards in Amherst ends 25-year runAMHERST — Amherst’s only dedicated pool hall, where championship billiards teams have competed for the past 25 years, closed its doors for good Saturday night. “I’m going to miss this place,” said Gre...read more
Source: Daily Hampshire Gazette
Published on Sun, 15 Jul 2018 14:55:00 GMT
UPDATE: Suspect in early Saturday stabbing arrested, CPD investigating
UPDATE: Suspect in early Saturday stabbing arrested, CPD investigatingUPDATE: Chattanooga police are investigating a stabbing at Diamond Billiards Club in the 3600 block of Hixson Pike. It happened just before 2:30 Saturday morning. Dispatch said they received multiple ...read more
Source: WRCB
Published on Sat, 14 Jul 2018 08:44:00 GMT
Munson Senior Center June billiards tournament winner announced
Munson Senior Center June billiards tournament winner announcedMunson Senior Center June billiards tournament winner announced Henry Telles won the Munson Senior Center’s monthly 8-ball billiards tournament on Wednesday, June 27. Check out this story on lcsun-new...read more
Source: Las Cruces Sun-News
Published on Tue, 03 Jul 2018 15:33:00 GMT
Creve Coeur kids play billiards, win championships
Creve Coeur kids play billiards, win championshipsBilliards can often be associated with things like hustling and dive bars, but for some Creve Coeur kids, it is a passion they are mastering together ... "It's more than running and physically playing ...read more
Source: WEEK
Published on Sun, 15 Jul 2018 16:13:00 GMT
Police: Napa man in ICU after being stabbed at Billco’s bar
Police: Napa man in ICU after being stabbed at Billco’s barOne man was taken into surgery while another was arrested following a report of a stabbing at Billco’s Billiards and Darts on Third Street in Napa on Friday night, according to Napa Police. The stabbi...read more
Source: Napa Valley Register
Published on Sat, 14 Jul 2018 12:48:00 GMT
Harrington, Sigurdson recall Butte's billiards scene of yesteryear
Harrington, Sigurdson recall Butte's billiards scene of yesteryearJim Harrington took some fateful steps on East Park Street in 1955 — into Park Billiards, a tantalizingly disreputable poolroom. Sixty-three years later, his heart remains there. It was a milieu that ...read more
Source: The Montana Standard
Published on Thu, 05 Jul 2018 05:17:00 GMT
Daleville billiards player makes his mark early
Daleville billiards player makes his mark earlyDALEVILLE — Most of Cole Peavler’s face is covered in shadows from his baseball cap as he leans low over the pool table. He makes the shot and casually moves to the other side of the table. But he isn ...read more
Source: The Herald Bulletin
Published on Tue, 10 Jul 2018 03:56:00 GMT
Behind Bars: Vicki Johnson at Q-Stix Billiards
Behind Bars: Vicki Johnson at Q-Stix BilliardsTen years ago, Q-Stix Billiards owner Vicki Johnson spotted a woman stealing from one of her customer's cars. She confronted the woman and called the police as she chased her through the neighborhood. ...read more
Source: Columbus Alive
Published on Tue, 03 Jul 2018 13:43:00 GMT
Pool: Local teams are Vegas bound for world championship
Pool: Local teams are Vegas bound for world championshipWhen Russell Moniz became the manager at The Bar on 266 Dartmouth Street in New Bedford about a year and a half ago he wanted to create a community environment, which is why he suggested a billiards r...read more
Source: southcoasttoday
Published on Fri, 13 Jul 2018 18:22:00 GMT
Ten Places to Watch the World Cup Final
Ten Places to Watch the World Cup FinalIt will be on all the big screens and with tons of food options on the menu and billiards to play at half-time, you can be sure that you’ll have a blast. The Mews Tavern has three unique bars and 69 b...read more
Source: GoLocalProv
Published on Sun, 15 Jul 2018 02:42:00 GMT