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Hearings begin at The Hague on Japan's whaling in the Antarctic

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, June 26 (UPI) -- The International Court of Justice at The Hague, Netherlands, opened public hearings Wednesday on an Australian complaint about Japan's antarctic whaling.

Fort Worth residents prepared to scare off egrets

FORT WORTH, Texas, May 14 (UPI) -- Fort Worth, Texas, residents say they are on the alert with hand-held air horns to scare off egrets before the birds build nests.

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UPI Almanac for Monday, July 7, 2008.
By United Press International

Ex-mayor lied to reduce sentence

ATLANTA, June 12 (UPI) -- Prison officials claimed to have been misled by former Atlanta Mayor Bill Campbell, allowing him into a program that would reduce his tax-evasion sentence.

N.J. police accused of lewd, racist acts

HOBOKEN, N.J., Nov. 28 (UPI) -- A group of New Jersey police officers sent to deliver relief supplies to Louisiana after Hurricane Katrina is in hot water.

The Almanac

UPI almanac for Saturday, July 7, 2007.

Atlanta's ex-mayor off to federal prison

ATLANTA, Aug. 4 (UPI) -- An appeal bond has been denied for former Atlanta Mayor Bill Campbell on tax evasion convictions, and he will spend 30 months in federal prison.

The Almanac

Today is Friday, July 7, the 188th day of 2006 with 177 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

The weekly UPI Almanac package for July 3-9, 2006.
By United Press International

Ex-Atlanta mayor sentenced for tax evasion

ATLANTA, June 13 (UPI) -- Former Atlanta Mayor Bill Campbell was sentenced to 30 months in prison Tuesday for tax evasion, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported.

Split verdict for former Atlanta mayor

ATLANTA, March 11 (UPI) -- Former Atlanta Mayor Bill Campbell has been convicted of evading federal income taxes and acquitted of racketeering charges.

Ex-Atlanta mayor goes on trial

ATLANTA, Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Opening statements began Monday in the federal corruption trial of former Atlanta Mayor Bill Campbell.

The Almanac

Today is Thursday, July 7, the 188th day of 2005 with 177 to follow.
By United Press International

Jockstrip: The world as we know it

Second horse killed on 'Flicka' set ... Cat in tote bag rescued from river ... Orange County saves bat bridge ... The world as we know it from UPI
By United Press International

Orange County saves bat bridge

SANTA ANA, Calif., April 28 (UPI) -- The government of Orange County, Calif., bought a private bridge to save the more than 1,000 Mexican free-tailed bats that consider it home.

Panic buttons linked to GPS for buses

EDINBURGH, Scotland, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- Hi-tech security panic buttons have been installed in city buses in Edinburgh, Scotland, because of the high number of assaults and other crimes.

Former Atlanta mayor denies all charges

ATLANTA, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- Former Atlanta Mayor Bill Campbell has pleaded innocent to federal charges of corruption, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported Tuesday.

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, July 7, the 189th day of 2004 with 177 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Monday, July 7, the 188th day of 2003 with 177 to follow.
By United Press International

Rock News: Music's high and low notes

Bruce Springsteen fans got another glimpse at the forthcoming "The Rising" album when AOL Music debuted the track "Into the Fire."
JOHN SWENSON, United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Sunday, July 7, the 188th day of 2002 with 177 to follow.
By United Press International

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UPI's Capital Comment for Jan. 14, 2002

WASHINGTON, Jan. 14 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- News notes, political rumors and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press Interna
By United Press International

Jockstrip: The World As We Know It

CNN DENIES THAT PAULA ZAHN IS 'SEXY'
PENNY NELSON BARTHOLOMEW, United Press International

UPI's Capital Comment for Jan. 9, 2002

WASHINGTON, Jan. 8 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- News notes, political rumors and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press Interna
By United Press International
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