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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014.
By United Press International

Pop star Ellie Goulding announces tour dates

(UPI) --Pop star Ellie Goulding will headline her own tour starting March 12, 2014 at the Madison Square Garden in New York. Earlier this year, Goulding was supporting Bruno Mars
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SI Organization takes over ACS

CHANTILLY, Va., May 15 (UPI) -- Applied Communication Sciences, a provider of technical consulting and technology solutions to U.S. government agencies, is now part of the SI Organization.

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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013.
By United Press International

Retired general joins The SI Organization

CHANTILLY, Va., April 17 (UPI) -- A U.S. systems and engineering integration firm has appointed a retired U.S. Air Force general as vice president of its National Security Space business.

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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Jan. 8, 2012.
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George Gay, founder of Rock Medicine, dies

SAN FRANCISCO, March 1 (UPI) -- Dr. George Gay, an anesthesiologist who became part of the hippie scene in the Haight-Ashbury district of San Francisco, has died at 77.

LM opens C4ISR integration facility

CHANTILLY, Va., Sept. 13 (UPI) -- U.S. firm Lockheed Martin said Thursday it has opened a new C4ISR facility for its Information Systems and Global Services.

Canada: $189M to support its troops

OTTAWA, Nov. 8 (UPI) -- Canada spent $189 million to send reinforcements, including Leopard tanks, to support Canadian troops in Afghanistan, the country's defense minister said.

Gleason Theatre could become a Fillmore

MIAMI, Oct. 14 (UPI) -- It could be the end of an era if the new owners of Miami's Jackie Gleason Theater decide to add the Fillmore brand to their building.

Canadian troops may stay in Afghanistan

TORONTO, May 16 (UPI) -- Canada's conservative government Monday proposed that troops be deployed in Afghanistan two more years and demanded a debate and vote in Commons.

Timothy Leary biography to become film

LOS ANGELES, April 25 (UPI) -- Miramax has snapped up the rights to make a film of Robert Greenfield's new book, "Timothy Leary: A Biography."

Helms memoir claims he's 'no racist'

WASHINGTON, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- Former Sen. Jesse Helms, R-N.C., known for opposition to civil rights measures and the holiday to honor Martin Luther King Jr., writes he is not racist.

Denmark, Canada in Greenland row

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, July 25 (UPI) -- A decades-long border dispute between Denmark and Canada has flared up after Ottawa's Defense minister paid a secret visit to a small island north of Greenland.

Canada and Denmark fight over small island

OTTAWA, July 23 (UPI) -- A longstanding dispute between Canada and Denmark over a tiny arctic island deepened this week when Canada's defense minister set foot on Hans Island.
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Bill Graham
WHP2002061309 - WHISTLER, CANADA, June 13 (UPI) -- Colin Powell, Secretary of State for the USA (R) makes a point to Bill Graham, Canada's Minister of Foreign Affairs at the G-8 Foreign Ministers' joint press conference in the Chateau Whistler, Whistler Village, June 13, 2002. Preceding the G-8 Summit in Kananaskis the G-8 Foreign Ministers' have spent the past two days discussing terrorism and Afghanistan, non proliferation, arms control and disarmament issues, conflict prevention and regional crises in the Middle East, India/Pakistan and the Balkans. mk/hr/H. Ruckemann UPI

The Hon. William Carvel "Bill" Graham, PC QC (born March 17, 1939) is a former Canadian politician, who served as Minister of Foreign Affairs, Minister of National Defence, and Leader of the Opposition and interim Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada.

Graham grew up in Montreal and Vancouver, and was educated at Upper Canada College, Trinity College at the University of Toronto, the University of Toronto Faculty of Law (where he was an editor of the Law Review and the gold medalist of 1964), and the University of Paris. As a student, he traveled in the Middle East and Europe. He married the former Catherine Curry in 1962, and they have a daughter, Katherine ("Katy", born in 1964) and a son, the freelance writer Patrick Graham (born in 1965).

After his graduation from law school, Graham went to Paris to pursue a doctorate of laws, with a focus on international law, as well as to improve his French. He also represented the Toronto law firm, Fasken's (where he had articled) in Europe. Upon returning to Toronto in 1968, Graham remained at Fasken's with a practice devoted largely to international trade and commercial law.

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