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UPI Almanac for Saturday, June 22, 2013.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Friday, June 22, 2012.
By United Press International

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Poll: No confidence in GOP front-runners

Poll: No confidence in GOP front-runners

WASHINGTON, Sept. 25 (UPI) -- Rick Perry's debate performance could be indicative of an overall weak group of Republican hopefuls in the 2012 U.S. presidential race, analysts said Sunday.

Brit Hume leaving Fox anchor post

WASHINGTON, July 15 (UPI) -- U.S. broadcast journalist Brit Hume is leaving his anchor position at Fox News, but will stay on at the network as a senior political analyst, sources said.

Jockstrip: The world as we know it

'Bad' Santa a big hit and office parties... Alleged mobsters claim they were conned... Bush does read newspapers after all... Police use pint glasses to stop DUI's... The world as we know it from UPI.
By United Press International

Bush does read newspapers after all

WASHINGTON, Dec. 25 (UPI) -- The New York Times is taking heart in an admission by U.S. President George Bush that he does, indeed, read newspapers -- earlier statements notwithstanding.

Bush doubts Iraq in civil war

WASHINGTON, Dec. 4 (UPI) -- U.S. President George Bush, in an exclusive interview on the Fox News Channel, says he doubts Iraq is in a civil war.

Democrats' win hits Fox News Channel

NEW YORK, Nov. 12 (UPI) -- While U.S. Democrats were celebrating their victory last week, the Fox News network was languishing in its election coverage, a report claims. As rival cable news networks CNN and MSNBC were announcing the Democrats were taking back the Senate and the Hou

Columnist Jack Anderson dead at 83

BETHESDA, Md., Dec. 17 (UPI) -- Pulitzer Prize-winning newspaper columnist Jack Anderson died Saturday at his home in Bethesda, Md., at age 83.

Analysis: ABC deletes, you decide

LOS ANGELES, March 11 (UPI) -- ABC executives insist that the decision to excise references to Fox News Channel from an episode of "Boston Legal" comports with long-standing practice, but the story is bound to stoke a widely-held perception that broadcasters have become timid about con
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

Kerry's record open to debate, Cheney says

WASHINGTON, March 2 (UPI) -- Vice President Dick Cheney said Tuesday discussions concerning Sen. John Kerry's record on national security were not attacks on his patriotism.

NPC board member quits over award to Hume

WASHINGTON, Feb. 2 (UPI) -- A member of the board of the National Press Foundation has resigned her position because of plans to present Fox News' Brit Hume with an award.

Washington Agenda-General

By United Press International

Brit Hume (born June 22, 1943) is an American commentator and television journalist. Since 2008, he has been a senior political analyst for Fox News and a regular panelist on Fox News Sunday. He previously spent ten years as the Washington, D.C. managing editor of Fox News and the anchor of Special Report with Brit Hume.

Brit Hume was born Alexander Britton Hume in Washington, D.C., the son of Virginia Powell (née Minnigerode) Hume and George Graham Hume. He attended St. Albans School at the same time as Al Gore and graduated from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia, with a Bachelor of Arts in English in 1965.

Hume first worked for The Hartford Times, and later for United Press International and the Baltimore Evening Sun. He then worked for syndicated columnist Jack Anderson from 1970 to 1972, and later for Richard Pollak, founding editor of (a monthly media review published in the 1970s), as a Washington Editor during the mid-1970s.

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