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Obama meetings focus on immigration reform

WASHINGTON, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- U.S. President Obama's meetings with two groups Tuesday were to focus on getting a bipartisan immigration reform bill passed this year, the White House said.

Owl escapes through hole cut in cage

LARGO, Fla., Jan. 30 (UPI) -- A favorite owl at a Florida nature park has gone missing after someone cut a hole in his enclosure, and officials said they fear he won't come back.

Candidate taped pulling up opposing signs

MILTON, Fla., July 28 (UPI) -- Authorities in Florida said they were investigating whether a crime was committed when a political candidate was videotaped pulling up his opponent's signs.

Ex-Toronto broadcaster guilty of air rage

ST. JOHN'S, Newfoundland, Jan. 20 (UPI) -- Former Toronto TV broadcaster Colleen Walsh was found guilty Wednesday of assaulting a fellow jetliner passenger after the flight was diverted.

Hindu temple in Ga. files for bankruptcy

ATLANTA, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- A Hindu temple led by the controversial Annamalai Annamalai in the Atlanta area has filed for bankruptcy, staving off a possible foreclosure auction.

Motorola to cut 3,000 jobs

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Oct. 30 (UPI) -- Motorola Inc. Chief Executive Officer Greg Brown said the U.S. technology giant would lay off 3,000 workers as part of a plan to save $800 million.

Famed Pirates broadcaster Frattare retires

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- Lanny Frattare, noted broadcaster for the Pittsburgh Pirates, has officially retired after 33 years of covering the MLB team, a co-worker says.

Former AT&T chief to chair Motorola board

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., April 10 (UPI) -- Motorola Inc. will replace retiring chairman Ed Zander with the former chairman and chief executive officer of AT&T, David Dorman, the company announced.

Motorola to split company in two

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., March 26 (UPI) -- Illinois-based Motorola Inc. announced Wednesday it would divide the company, splitting into Mobile Devices and Broadband and Mobility Solutions.

Live ammo causes street to shut down

RALEIGH, N.C., Feb. 17 (UPI) -- Live anti-tank shells that exploded at nearby scrapyard in Raleigh, N.C., caused Doug Davis' tavern to lose a few days of business.

Motorola plans to shed cell phone division

CHICAGO, Feb. 1 (UPI) -- Illinois-based electronics giant Motorola Inc. announced intentions to sell its struggling cellular telephone division, it was reported Friday.

Wireless World: Mesh network mainstreaming

CHICAGO, Nov. 26 (UPI) -- A series by UPI examining emerging wireless telecommunications technologies. This week: Companies from GE to Motorola are making mobile communications seamless across cities. Hot spots for wireless-fidelity networks are being transformed into hot zones co
GENE J. KOPROWSKI, UPI Science News

Joan Baez to release new album

NEW YORK, June 22 (UPI) -- Legendary artist Joan Baez will release her first album in six years, "Dark Chords on a Big Guitar," on KOCH Records.

Rock News Two: The week in pop

Britney Spears is out of the restaurant business, at least for now.
JOHN SWENSON, United Press International
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A relaxed Eureka Fire Chief Greg Brown talks about the recent flooding in the emergency command center at Eureka Fire Station 1 in Eureka, Missouri on March 23, 2008. The Meramec River and Big River converge in Eureka, having reached near record levels. Seventeen people were killed in the midwest with homes and businesses flooded after heavy rains inundated the area earlier in the week. (UPI Photo/Bill Greenblatt)
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Gregory Lee Brown (born January 5, 1957 in Washington, D.C.) is a former professional American football defensive lineman in the National Football League for eight seasons for the Philadelphia Eagles and the Atlanta Falcons. He played college football at Eastern Illinois University.

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