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Canadian company chosen as C-130J HMC

ABBOTSFORD, British Columbia, Aug. 13 (UPI) -- Cascade Aerospace of Canada is to become a Heavy Maintenance Center for Lockheed Martin's C-130J Hercules aircraft.

Canada receives 17th CC-130J

MARIETTA, Ga., May 9 (UPI) -- Lockheed Martin Tuesday formally delivered to the Royal Canadian Air Force the 17th and last CC-130J Super Hercules ordered under a 2007 contract.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2011.
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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011.
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Gadhafi dead at 73; Reagan called him a madman

Gadhafi dead at 73; Reagan called him a madman

TRIPOLI, Libya, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi was called everything from a Barbary pirate to the king of international terrorism, an infantile nitwit and a religious fanatic.
Overcoming nuclear legacy

Overcoming nuclear legacy

LOS ANGELES, April 25 (UPI) -- The failure of Presidents Bush and Putin to move "beyond past strategic principles, which focused on the prospect of mutual annihilation" is unacceptable.
BENNETT RAMBERG, UPI Outside View Commentator

Group urges to put CTBT into force

OSLO, Norway, March 4 (UPI) -- Former U.S. Senator Sam Nunn is calling for the United States and other world powers to ratify the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty and put it into force.

World free of nukes

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 24 (UPI) -- Since the beginning of the Atomic Age, policymakers and scholars have attempted to come up with formulas to constrain the nuclear genie.
BENNETT RAMBERG, UPI Outside View Commentator

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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Dec. 13, 2007.
By United Press International

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Dec. 8, 2007.
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UPI horoscopes for Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2006.
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UPI almanac for Friday, Dec. 8, 2006.
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Middle East negotiator Sten Andersson dies

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 3 (UPI) -- Swedish officials say former Swedish Foreign Minister Sten Andersson has died of apparent heart failure at the age of 83.

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, Dec. 13, the 347th day of 2005 with 18 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Thursday, Dec. 8, the 342nd day of 2005 with 23 to follow.
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George Shultz
WASHINGTON: Secretary of State George Shultz (L)talks with British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher during a meeting at the State Department 11/16/1988. (UPI Photo)
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George Pratt Shultz (born December 13, 1920) is an American economist, statesman, and businessman. He served as the United States Secretary of Labor from 1969 to 1970, as the U.S. Secretary of the Treasury from 1972 to 1974, and as the U.S. Secretary of State from 1982 to 1989. Before entering politics, he was professor of economics at MIT and the University of Chicago, serving as Dean of the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business from 1962 to 1969. Between 1974 and 1982, Shultz was an executive at Bechtel, eventually becoming the firm's president. He is currently a distinguished fellow at Stanford University's Hoover Institution.

George Shultz was born in New York City, the son of Birl Earl Shultz and Margaret Lennox Pratt.

In 1938, Shultz graduated from the Loomis Chaffee School in Windsor, Connecticut. He attended college at Princeton University, majoring in economics with a minor in public and international affairs. His senior thesis was an examination of the Tennessee Valley Authority's effect on local agriculture, for which he conducted on-site research. Shultz graduated with honors in 1942.

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