Cal Poly upsets UC Santa Barbara

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COL BKB: UCLA 89, UC-Santa Barbara 76

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 4 (UPI) -- Jordan Adams scored 22 points and Kyle Anderson notched 21 plus nine assists Tuesday to carry No. 17 UCLA past UC Santa Barbara 89-76.

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CAIRNS, Australia, Sept. 23 (UPI) -- The last ice age required Aboriginal Australians to concentrate in areas with good food and water supplies, abandoning most of the continent, researchers said.

Trayvon's mother: Repeal self-defense law

TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Jan. 16 (UPI) -- Trayvon Martin's mother urged Florida's Legislature Wednesday to repeal the self-defense law her son's killer has used to justify shooting the unarmed teenager.

Canada's F-35 program problems multiply

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Company fined for roller coaster death

SWANSEA, Wales, Dec. 18 (UPI) -- The owner of a Welsh theme park was ordered to pay a heavy fine Thursday for negligence that led to a teenager falling 100 feet from a roller coaster.

Prince accused of creative accounting

LONDON, Feb. 8 (UPI) -- Prince Charles has rejected a parliamentary request to examine his accounts after lawmakers accused him of creative accounting.

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Alan John Williams (born 14 October 1930, Caerphilly) is a Welsh politician and Labour Member of Parliament for Swansea West since the 1964 general election.

Williams was educated at Cardiff High School for Boys (a state grammar school) then Cardiff College of Technology and Commerce when he gained a BSc in economics in 1954 (awarded by the University of London). At University College, Oxford he studied PPE. He became an economics lecturer at the Welsh College of Advanced Technology then a broadcaster and journalist.

He contested Poole in 1959.

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