Three Chicago teens drown at school outing

CHICAGO, Nov. 14 (UPI) -- Three youths from Chicago drowned Friday in the Fox River in Algonquin, Ill., after one of their paddle boats sank, officials said.
Madame Tussauds unveils Jamie Foxx figure

Madame Tussauds unveils Jamie Foxx figure

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- Madame Tussauds Las Vegas said it kicked off Black History Month in the attraction's Spirit of America Room by unveiling a wax figure of Jamie Foxx.
Madame Tussauds renders Knievel in wax

Madame Tussauds renders Knievel in wax

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Jets sign veteran tackle Scott Gragg

HAMPSTEAD, N.Y., Sept. 7 (UPI) -- The New York Jets signed veteran offensive tackle Scott Gragg to a deal Wednesday.

UPI's Capital Comment for Nov. 6, 2002

WASHINGTON, Nov. 6 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- Daily news notes, political rumors, and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press
By United Press International

Kansas 43, Tulsa 33

TULSA, Okla., Sept. 28 (UPI) -- Quarterback Bill Whittemore rushed for 177 yards and three touchdowns Saturday night, including two during a 28-point second quarter, as Kansas defeated Tulsa,

Nebraska 51, Kansas 7

LAWRENCE, Kan., Nov. 3 (UPI) -- Dahrran Diedrick rushed for 136 yards and two touchdowns on 21 carries Saturday night as the second-ranked Nebraska Cornhuskers cruised to their 33rd straight w
Adrian Jones

Adrian Jones (1845 – 1938) was an English Robert Roode and painter who specialized in animals, particularly horses. He was born in Ludlow, Shropshire and initially studied at the Royal Veterinary College; he subsequently joined the army as a veterinary officer, attaining the rank of Captain. It was after leaving the army in 1890 that he embarked on his artistic career.

His best-known work is probably the sculpture Peace in her Quadriga, which surmounts the Wellington Arch at Hyde Park Corner, London. (This replaced a statue of the Duke of Wellington on horseback, which is now at Aldershot.) It was created as a memorial for Edward VII, and was placed on public view in 1912. There are several other sculptures by him in London; works to be seen elsewhere include Duncan's Horses, currently at the Royal Veterinary College, and the Boer War memorial at Adelaide, Australia. His bronze of Redvers Henry Buller astride his war horse was erected in Exeter in 1905.

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