Castro says 'I'm not a monster,' gets multiple sentences

Castro says 'I'm not a monster,' gets multiple sentences

CLEVELAND, Aug. 1 (UPI) -- Before being sentenced to life in prison without parole, kidnapper/rapist Ariel Castro told a Cleveland courtroom Thursday, "I am not a monster."

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Siblings win $10,000 in icy treasure hunt

ST. PAUL, Minn., Jan. 30 (UPI) -- A brother-sister team from Wisconsin braved 40-below-zero wind chills in the dark early Wednesday to win the St. Paul (Minn.) Winter Carnival Treasure Hunt.

BT's 'Net TV to include menu of extras

LONDON, Sept. 29 (UPI) -- Britain's BT will reportedly offer personalized schedules and group messaging with the broadband television it will launch in about a year.

Former priest kills self over abuse claim

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Australia's PM critical of Green party

SYDNEY, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- Australian Prime Minister John Howard Monday said his government was just as "warm" and "fuzzy" on the environment as the Green party.

Andrew Horce Burke (May 15, 1850 – November 17, 1918) was an American politician who was the Republican Governor of North Dakota from 1891 to 1892. During Burke's administration, it was discovered that North Dakota did not have any laws for the selection of presidential electors. Burke called for a special session of the legislature to convene on June 1, 1891, and attended to the law. The state participated in the 1892 elections when Grover Cleveland became president. Andrew Burke was a penniless orphaned child in New York City. He served as a drummer boy in the Civil War.

Burke died in Roswell, New Mexico.

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