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Investigators say a Denver teacher had no special training in the dangers of methanol before he conducted a demonstration that resulted in a fire that injured three students, one seriously.
Mark Wingard of the U. S. Chemical Safety Board said Tuesday the teacher wasn't aware of methanol's potential for flash fires.
Flanked by Hall of Famer Dominique Wilkins and other city leaders, Reed said the crisis engulfing the NBA team would be solved "the Atlanta way" and predicted the franchise would come out stronger in the end.
The Hawks have come under fire since it was revealed Levenson sent an email two years ago theorizing that many suburban whites would not attend NBA games because of the team's African-American fans.
Reed criticized the Braves and said they are holding up a potential $250 million offer that could transform Turner Field into a 30,000-seat football stadium for Georgia State University, as well as fill in the area around the ballpark with student housing and commercial development.
Wilkins, a former Hawks star who now serves as a team vice president and television commentator, said he hopes to be involved with any prospective ownership group.
Earlier, live television images showed some young men wearing gas masks and vandalizing nearby businesses, while others used homemade wooden shields to ward off rubber bullets.
Lt. Col. Mauro Lopes of the Sao Paulo police department told reporters seven people suspected of breaking into a store and of setting the bus on fire had been arrested.
Open de Moselle Results
METZ, France (AP) — Results Tuesday from the Open de Moselle at Les Arenes de Metz (seedings in parentheses):
Andreas Seppi, Italy, 6-0, 4-1, retired.
Men's DoublesJeremy Chardy, France, and Lukas Rosol, Czech Republic, def.
The Memphis, Tennessee, company says the express increase will apply to deliveries in, to or from the U. S. FedEx Freight will also boost prices an average of 4.9 percent within North America.
New pricing that gives more emphasis to dimensions for lightweight ground-shipping packages.