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Oshkosh's Joint Light Tactical Vehicle offering passes Net-Ready testing

Oshkosh's Joint Light Tactical Vehicle offering passes Net-Ready testing

OSHKOSH, Wis., July 10 (UPI) --Oshkosh vehicle passes "milestone" test in bid to replace Humvee.
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Marines testing Oshkosh firefighting vehicles

OSHKOSH, Wis., Jan. 29 (UPI) -- Prototype aircraft rescue and firefighting vehicles have been delivered to the U.S. Marine Corps for testing by Oshkosh Defense, the company said Thursday.

Kellogg to slim down due to sliding cereal sales

BATTLE CREEK, Mich., Nov. 4 (UPI) -- U.S. cereal maker Kellogg Company said it would cut 7 percent of its global workforce by 2017 to trim operating costs while cereal sales decline.

Harry Mitts Jr., who killed neighbor, cop executed in Ohio prison

LUCASVILLE, Ohio, Sept. 25 (UPI) -- After spending nearly 20 years in prison for killing his neighbor and a police officer, Harry Mitts Jr. was executed Wednesday, Ohio prison officials said.

New utility L-ATV from Oshkosh

OSHKOSH, Wis., Feb. 15 (UPI) -- U.S. vehicle maker Oshkosh Defense says it has developed a utility variant of its Light Combat Tactical All-Terrain Vehicle.

Oshkosh shows off vehicles

OSHKOSH, Wis., Sept. 26 (UPI) -- A new all-terrain military vehicle for unconventional and reconnaissance missions has been unveiled in the United States by Oshkosh Defense.

U.S. Marines order Oshkosh trucks

OSHKOSH, Wis., Sept. 7 (UPI) -- The U.S. Marine Corps is receiving 260 all-terrain trucks from Oshkosh Defense.

Oshkosh in bid for JLTV contract

OSHKOSH, Wis., March 28 (UPI) -- Oshkosh Defense says it's offering its latest Light Combat Tactical All-Terrain Vehicle as a candidate for the U.S. military's JLTV program.

Fox mugs man for garlic bread

ORPINGTON, England, March 8 (UPI) -- A British man said he was shocked when a fox ran off with his garlic bread as he walked home with groceries.

Oshkosh installs new counter-IED kits

OSHKOSH, Wis., Feb. 22 (UPI) -- Oshkosh Defense and the U.S. military have installed 3,500 underbody improvement kits to M-ATV vehicles in Afghanistan.

Oshkosh supplying more trucks to Marines

OSHKOSH, Wis., Feb. 16 (UPI) -- The U.S. Marine Corps has ordered more than 200 cargo trucks and vehicle haulers from Oshkosh Defense.

Kellogg says it will raise prices

BATTLE CREEK, Mich., Feb. 4 (UPI) -- U.S. cereal giant Kellogg Co. said it would raise prices 3 percent in 2011, the same increase it reported for its profits in 2010.

Kellogg top exec David Mackay to retire

BATTLE CREEK, Mich., Dec. 6 (UPI) -- U.S. cereal company Kellogg said President and Chief Executive Officer David Mackay announced his plans to retire.

Emirates eye Oshkosh combat vehicles

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, Sept. 30 (UPI) -- The United Arab Emirates is considering buying a new batch of mine resistant ambush protected vehicles by U.S. maker Oshkosh.

Public defender chosen for porno teacher

NASHVILLE, April 8 (UPI) -- A Tennessee teacher accused of filming teenagers having sex has selected a public defender to represent him in federal court proceedings.
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U.S. President George W. Bush speaks with the media after holding a meeting on the financial literacy of Americans in the Roosevelt Room of the White House on April 25, 2007. With Bush is John Bryant, whose Operation Hope works to assist low-wealth communities. . (UPI Photo/Roger L. Wollenberg)
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John Bryant (born c.1717, probably at Bromley, Kent; died 23 July 1772, probably at Bromley) was an English professional cricketer who played first-class cricket during the 1740s and 1750s. He was mainly associated with Bromley Cricket Club and Kent. Although information about his career is limited by a lack of surviving data, he is known to have made 19 single wicket and 13 first-class appearances between 1743 and 1756. His brother was James Bryant.

The first definite mention of John Bryant is in the single wicket "threes" match at the Artillery Ground on Monday, 11 July 1743. The six players involved were stated by the London Evening Post to be "the best in England". They were William Hodsoll, John Cutbush and Val Romney playing as Three of Kent; and Richard Newland, William Sawyer and John Bryant playing as Three of All-England. Hodsoll and Newland were the captains. Kent won by 2 runs. The crowd was computed (sic) to be 10,000. A return match was arranged at Sevenoaks Vine on Wednesday, 27 July, but it did not come off.

During the next three seasons, the Bryants were regularly involved in major fixtures, both first-class and single wicket. In 1747, they played for Kent against All-England in the biggest first-class match of the season. In early August 1747, there were two single wicket matches at the Artillery Ground which were organised by the 2nd Duke of Richmond. In the first, three of his employees Stephen Dingate, Joseph Rudd and Pye defeated Little Bennett, Tall Bennett and William Anderson. In the second, the same threes were to play again but in a "fives" match with the two Bryants added to the Duke's team and with Tom Faulkner and one of Joe or John Harris to their opponents. The result of the second game is unknown.

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