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U. of Alabama president calls for changes in sorority system

U. of Alabama president calls for changes in sorority system

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Sept. 18 (UPI) -- University of Alabama President Judy Bonner ordered changes in the school's sorority system Wednesday, admitting some organizations remain segregated.

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Father's act left Wallace family 'standing at the schoolhouse door'

Father's act left Wallace family 'standing at the schoolhouse door'

TUSCALOOSA, Ala., June 10 (UPI) -- A daughter of former Alabama Gov. George Wallace says she has been "standing in the schoolhouse door" since her father's famous action 50 years ago.

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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, May 15, 2013
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Hood, integrated University of Ala., dies

GADSDEN, Ala., Jan. 19 (UPI) -- James Hood, one of the first black students to attend the University of Alabama, has died at his home in Gadsden, Ala., a funeral home official said. He was 70.

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UPI Almanac for Monday, Jan. 14, 2013.
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Notable deaths during the past year

Notable deaths during the past year

A former U.S. presidential nominee, a longtime U.S. senator, the central figure in a case that led to reform of a major police department, and a number of supporting players from the Civil Rights era and the Watergate scandal, topped the list of notable deaths in 2012.
PAT NASON, United Press International

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Katzenbach, aide to Kennedy, Johnson, dead

Katzenbach, aide to Kennedy, Johnson, dead

SKILLMAN, N.J., May 10 (UPI) -- Nicholas Katzenbach, a former aide to Presidents Kennedy and Johnson who played a key role in the civil rights movement, died in Skillman, N.J., his wife said.

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Jan. 14, 2012.
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Wallace's daughter, Holder praise marchers

SELMA, Ala., March 9 (UPI) -- A joint appearance by the late Alabama Gov. George Wallace's daughter and Eric Holder, the first black U.S. attorney general, held deep meaning, observers said.
Rep. Lewis compares McCain to Wallace

Rep. Lewis compares McCain to Wallace

WASHINGTON, Oct. 11 (UPI) -- U.S. Rep. John Lewis, a Democrat that Republican presidential nominee John McCain has hailed as a hero, has compared McCain to segregationist George Wallace.

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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, June 11, 2008
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