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John Pistole announces retirement from running TSA, career praised throughout D.C.

John Pistole announces retirement from running TSA, career praised throughout D.C.

WASHINGTON, Oct. 17 (UPI) --John Pistole, head of the Transportation Security Administration, announced Thursday he will retire from both the TSA and all public service at the end of 2014.
Matt Bradwell

TSA union calls for armed police at U.S. airport checkpoints

WASHINGTON, Nov. 3 (UPI) -- Armed guards should be posted at U.S. airport security checkpoints, the union that represents Transportation Security Administration agents said.

Federal workers protest furloughs

FORT WORTH, Texas, March 21 (UPI) -- Government employees in Fort Worth, Texas, demanded a stop to federal budget cuts that would mean a 22-day furlough for each worker during this fiscal year.
Rutgers suspends basketball coach

Rutgers suspends basketball coach

PISCATAWAY, N.J., Dec. 13 (UPI) -- Rutgers men's basketball Coach Mike Rice has been suspended by the school for three games and fined $50,000 for use of inappropriate behavior and language.

Fla. shuttle runway sees new speed use

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., June 27 (UPI) -- The shuttle landing runway at the Kennedy Space Center hosted another high-performance vehicle, a modified Ford that set a world speed record, officials said.

Safety officials to probe Qantas episodes

SYDNEY, Aug. 4 (UPI) -- Australian aviation officials say they have formed a special unit to investigate three recent in-flight safety episodes on Qantas Airlines jets.

UPI Energy Watch

International competition for LNG could leave some high and dry; Cairn Energy finds oil, gas in Bangladesh; India's oil industry threatened by impending shipping tax

New gene data could help tailor medicines

WASHINGTON, Feb. 21 (UPI) -- The most detailed study yet compiled of how genes vary throughout the human family tree could speed efforts by medical researchers to treat ailments such as heart disease and mental illness.
CHARLES Q. CHOI

Euros gunning for amorous American duck

WASHINGTON, Nov. 25 (UPI) -- Did you hear the one about the love-struck duck whose ardor for forbidden flesh has caused the British government to put a price on his head?
LOU MARANO

Coke, Pepsi fight India ban

NEW DELHI, Aug. 8 (UPI) -- Coca-Cola and Pepsi are challenging a ban in India against their colas after a watchdog group's allegation the drinks contain toxic chemicals, BBC reports.
Wiki

David William Cox, born at Oakhill, Somerset on May 19, 1946, was a cricketer who played in one first-class match for Somerset in 1969.

Cox was a lower-order right hand batsman and a right-arm fast-medium bowler. He played a few second eleven matches for the combined Somerset and Gloucestershire side in 1968. His only first-class game came the following year, 1969, when he played for Somerset against Hampshire at the United Services Ground, Portsmouth. He scored eight runs in two innings and took one wicket, that of Peter Sainsbury.

His son, Andrew Cox, played for Somerset's second eleven in 1998.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "David Cox."
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