Milestones Oct. 3, 2005

SENTENCED. EARL KRUGEL, 62, Jewish Defense League member who admitted to participating in a 2001 plot, with the group's now deceased leader Irv Rubin, to bomb a Los Angeles--area mosque along with the field office of Arab-American U.S. Congressman Darrell Issa, saying Arabs needed a "wake-up call"; to the maximum sentence of 20 years in prison, after the judge decided that Krugel's expressions of regret were not sincere; in Los Angeles.

FREED. RUBEN ROMANO, 47, coach of the popular Mexican soccer team Cruz Azul, who in July was seized from his car in broad daylight by five gunmen and held for...