COL FB: TCU 55, San Diego State 12

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 7 (UPI) -- No. 4 TCU leveraged quarterback Andy Dalton's two passing touchdowns and two rushing scores in a 55-12 road pounding of San Diego State Saturday.

COL FB: TCU 38, Brigham Young 7

PROVO, Utah, Oct. 25 (UPI) -- Andy Dalton threw three touchdown passes Saturday, helping seventh-ranked TCU in a 38-7 Mountain West Conference rout of 16th-ranked Brigham Young.

COL FB: TCU 20, Air Force 17

COLORADO SPRINGS, Oct. 10 (UPI) -- Joseph Turner rushed for 72 yards and a touchdown Saturday, pacing ninth-ranked TCU to a 20-17 win over Air Force.

COL FB: TCU 39, SMU 14

FORT WORTH, Texas, Oct. 4 (UPI) -- Andy Dalton and Joseph Turner accounted for three touchdowns Saturday, leading 10th-ranked TCU to a 39-14 win over SMU.

COL FB: TCU 56, Texas State 21

FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- Joseph Turner had three of TCU's seven rushing touchdowns Saturday in the 15th-ranked Horned Frogs' 56-21 win over Texas State.

COL FB: TCU 30, Virginia 14

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Sept. 12 (UPI) -- Andy Dalton completed 15-of-21 passes for 176 yards and a touchdown Saturday to lead No. 16 Texas Christian to a 30-14 win over Virginia.

COL FB: TCU 17, Boise State 16

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 24 (UPI) -- Aaron Brown rushed for 102 yards and a touchdown Tuesday to lifting No. 11 TCU to a 17-16 victory over No. 9 Boise State in the Poinsettia Bowl.

COL FB: Oklahoma 35, TCU 10

NORMAN, Okla., Sept. 27 (UPI) -- Sam Bradford passed for 411 yards and four touchdowns Saturday to lead the second-ranked Oklahoma Sooners in a 35-10 pasting of No. 23 TCU.

COL FB: TCU 27, Baylor 0

FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 1 (UPI) -- Andy Dalton completed 18-of-30 passes for 205 yards and a touchdown Saturday as 22nd-ranked TCU defeated Baylor, 27-0.

U.S. arrests Mexican immigrant activist

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 20 (UPI) -- U.S. immigration authorities arrested a Mexican woman in Los Angeles who championed immigration reform while illegally holed up in a Chicago church for a year.

Warrants issued for country artist Shaver

LORENA, Texas, April 3 (UPI) -- Warrants were issued for the arrest of country singer-songwriter Billy Joe Shaver following a weekend shooting in a Texas bar, police said.

Joseph Turner (1701–1783) was a seaman, merchant, iron manufacturer, and politician in colonial and post-colonial Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Turner was born in 1701 in Hampshire, England. He came to America in January 1714 without his parents. Early Philadelphia records identify him as a sea captain in 1724 and a businessman in 1726. For many decades prior to the American Revolution, he was in business with Chief Justice William Allen; their firm, Allen & Turner, was one of the most important in the colonies. Turner entered into trade agreements and iron mining and manufacture ventures, including the Union Iron Works in Hunterdon County, New Jersey, at present-day High Bridge, New Jersey. With Allen and others, Turner participated in the importation and trade of slaves, which was then legal.

Turner was also involved in politics. He was elected as a Philadelphia city councilman in 1729, an alderman in 1741, and a member of Pennsylvania's Provincial Council in 1747. In 1745, Alexander Taylor was elected mayor of Philadelphia, then a non-paying office, but declined to serve, for which he was fined thirty pounds; Council then elected Turner to the office but he likewise refused it, for which he was similarly fined.

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