Some veterinarians upsell shots, tests to make more cash

WASHINGTON, Nov. 23 (UPI) -- A former veterinarian says some U.S. vets push unnecessary shots, tests and procedures to make extra money.

Detroit doctor delivers his 8,000th baby

DETROIT, July 11 (UPI) -- A Detroit doctor said an infant he delivered this week at the city's Henry Ford Hospital was the 8,000th baby he has helped usher into the world.

MLB: Baltimore 4, Kansas City 3

BALTIMORE, May 7 (UPI) -- Matt Wieters drove in three runs, including a go-ahead RBI double in the eighth inning, propelling the Baltimore Orioles over Kansas City 4-3 Tuesday.

Escapees from Leyhill Prison get more time for crime spree

CARDIFF, Wales, April 24 (UPI) -- Two men who admitted going on a violent crime spree in South Wales after escaping from a minimum-security prison were sentenced to more time Tuesday.

Police: Thief used Craigslist as bait

CHICAGO, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- Police in Chicago allege a 20-year-old man used fake Craigslist sales ads to lure victims to armed robberies.

COL BKB: Penn State 57, Illinois 55

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa., Jan. 11 (UPI) -- Talor Battle's 26 points led Penn State to a 57-55 win over 16th-ranked Illinois Tuesday.

COL BKB: Penn State 66, Michigan State 62

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa., Jan. 8 (UPI) -- Jeff Brooks and Andrew Jones combined for 33 points off the bench Saturday, helping propel Penn State to a 66-62 upset of No. 19 Michigan State.

COL BKB: Penn State 67, Notre Dame 59

NEW YORK, March 31 (UPI) -- The trio of Taylor Battle, Jamelle Cornley and Andrew Jones led Penn State to a 67-59 win over Notre Dame Tuesday to reach the NIT finals.

COL BKB: Penn State 67, Purdue 64

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa., Jan. 7 (UPI) -- Talor Battle's 21 points, nine assists and five rebounds Tuesday keyed Penn State's 67-64 upset of 14th-ranked Purdue.

MLB: Atlanta 11, Florida 6

ATLANTA, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Andrew Jones clubbed a three-run homer and Jeff Francouer drove in three more runs Monday as the Atlanta Braves outslugged the Florida Marlins 11-6.

Group aims to expose radicals at UCLA

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 19 (UPI) -- A conservative alumni group at UCLA has offered to pay students for notes or audiotapes demonstrating "abusive, one-sided or off-topic" teaching.

UCLA alumni group tracks faculty

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 18 (UPI) -- A University of California at Los Angeles alumni group is offering to pay students to report professors who are politically "abusive, one-sided or off-topic."

MLB: San Diego 2, Atlanta 0

ATLANTA, May 5 (UPI) -- David Wells allowed five hits in seven-plus innings Wednesday night, walking none and striking out six as San Diego defeated Atlanta, 2-0.

MLB: Atlanta 3, Florida 2 (10 innings)

ATLANTA, April 18 (UPI) -- Miguel Cabrera lost Johnny Estrada's fly ball with two outs in the 10th Sunday as Andrew Jones scored from first to give Atlanta a 3-2 win over Florida.

Families missing in Calif., Oregon

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Andrew Jones
Atlanta Braves center fielder Andrew Jones waits for his first trip to the plate against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on April 29, 2007 in Denver. (UPI Photo/Gary C. Caskey)

Andrew Thomas Jones (born 26 May 1944) became one of the youngest ever Australian federal Members of Parliament when he was elected to the Division of Adelaide on 26 November 1966, aged just 22 years and 184 days. At that time, only Edwin Corboy had been elected at a younger age, but that record has since been broken by Wyatt Roy.

Born in Adelaide, Jones studied at the University of Adelaide and was working as a travel officer when he gained Liberal and Country League (LCL) preselection for the apparently safe Labor seat of Adelaide at the landslide 1966 federal election. Much to the surprise of everyone except Jones, he won the seat, receiving a 10 percent two-party preferred swing to finish with 52.8 percent of the vote.

Extremely conservative even by general LCL standards, Jones ruffled feathers for his views, including his belief that alcohol was the devil's urine and claimed that "half the MPs in Parliament are drunk half the time". While he was forced to publicly apologise for these remarks, Jones caused further controversy by releasing a book, entitled Andrew Jones M.H.R by Himself, in which he made further comments on the "wickedness" of parliament, as well as a rather infamous spoken word record.

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