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LOS ANGELES, Dec. 22 (UPI) -- U.S. scientists say they've developed a lightweight device -- called an iTube -- that attaches to a cellphone to detect allergens in food samples.

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Judge declares Samueli innocent

SANTA ANA, Calif., Dec. 10 (UPI) -- A federal judge in California has tossed out billionaire Anaheim Ducks owner Henry Samueli's guilty plea for allegedly lying to investigators.

NHL suspends Anaheim Ducks owner Samueli

NEW YORK, June 24 (UPI) -- Anaheim Ducks owner Henry Samueli, convicted of lying to federal officials, is banned from involvement with his club and the NHL, the league announced Tuesday.

Samueli admits guilt

LOS ANGELES, June 23 (UPI) -- Henry Samueli, a co-founder of Broadcom Corp. and owner of the NHL's Anaheim Ducks, pleaded guilty in Los Angeles Monday to a felony stock option charge.

Broadcom execs charged with options fraud

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Sale of Mighty Ducks approved

NEW YORK, June 16 (UPI) -- The National Hockey League Board of Governors unanimously approved the sale of the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim Thursday.

Mighty Ducks to be sold

ANAHEIM, Calif., Feb. 25 (UPI) -- Local businessman Dr. Henry Samueli announced Friday he planned to purchase the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim from the Walt Disney Company.

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Henry Samueli
U.S. President George W. Bush shakes hands with Anaheim Ducks owner Henry Samueli as bush hosts the winners of the 2006-2007 NHL Stanley Cup in the East Room of the White House in Washington on February 6, 2008. (UPI Photo/Roger L. Wollenberg)

Henry Samueli (born September 20, 1954 in Buffalo, New York) is co-founder, senior vice president, and chief technology officer of the Broadcom Corporation, owner of the Anaheim Ducks, and a prominent philanthropist in the Orange County, California community. In 2007 Forbes placed Samueli's net worth at $2.3 billion. He currently resides in Corona del Mar, California. On June 12, 2010, he was awarded the UCLA Medal.

Samueli's parents, Sala and Aron, were Polish Jewish immigrants who survived Nazi Europe and arrived in the United States with almost nothing. Samueli stocked shelves in his family's Los Angeles liquor store and graduated from Bancroft Junior High School and Fairfax High School. Samueli became interested in electronics when he took a shop class at Bancroft.

Samueli attended UCLA, where he received his bachelor's degree (1975), master's degree (1976), and Ph.D (1980), all in the field of electrical engineering. His Ph.D. advisor was Alan N. Willson Jr. and his Ph.D. dissertation is entitled "Nonperiodic forced overflow oscillations in digital filters".

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