Upstate New York police officer killed with own gun

April 1 (UPI) -- Officer shot with his own gun was first member of Johnson City, N.Y., police department to die in the line of duty in 90 years.
Frances Burns

Mom: Young woman killed for refusing to hand over purse

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 21 (UPI) -- The mother of a young woman gunned down as they walked together in Philadelphia said Monday the man trying to get her daughter's purse "shot to kill."

Philadelphia dad sought in starvation death of 11-lb. daughter, 3

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- A 3-year-old Philadelphia girl who weighed just 11 pounds died of severe starvation Monday and authorities were looking for her father.

3 charged with killing Philly man, dumping dismembered body in river

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 6 (UPI) -- An alleged pimp is charged with killing a man whose limbless and headless body was found in the Schuylkill River, Philadelphia police said Thursday.

Philadelphia man, 75, charged with slaying wife, 74, during argument

PHILADELPHIA, May 8 (UPI) -- A Philadelphia man was charged with killing his 74-year-old wife after he allegedly tried to frame a young neighbor for the slaying, court records showed.
Fossil from northwestern China is new species of meat-eating dinosaur

Fossil from northwestern China is new species of meat-eating dinosaur

WASHINGTON, May 5 (UPI) -- A fossil uncovered in northwestern China has been identified as a new species of small bipedal theropod dinosaur, probably carnivorous, researchers said.

Man killed while protecting girlfriend's son from gunman

PHILADELPHIA, April 25 (UPI) -- Police in Philadelphia said two people were shot and killed in an incident in which a man lost his life while shielding his girlfriend's son from gunfire.

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UPI Almanac for Monday, April 15, 2013
By United Press International

Man charged in killing of pediatrician

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 24 (UPI) -- An exterminator from Levittown, Pa., Thursday was charged in the death of a Philadelphia pediatrician found hogtied in her home, police said.

No arrests in Philly doctor's slaying

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 23 (UPI) -- A Philadelphia doctor found hogtied and burning in her home's basement apparently had been strangled with a rope, authorities say.

Khmer Rouge jailer can't ID prisoners

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- Historians have unsuccessfully sought help in identifying two Westerners who died in a Khmer Rouge jail from the man who once ran the Cambodian facility.

Owner of minor-league team gets 4 years

KANSAS CITY, Kan., July 17 (UPI) -- The former owner of the Kansas City Knights has been sentenced to four years for failing to send withheld taxes from his company to the government.

Cop killed in alleged love triangle

PHILADELPHIA, July 17 (UPI) -- Police say a Philadelphia man deliberately rammed his girlfriend's ex-boyfriend with a car, killing the Philadelphia police officer, who was on a bicycle.

Ex-Knights owner charged with tax evasion

KANSAS CITY, Mo., March 21 (UPI) -- James Clark, the former Kansas City Knights basketball team owner, has been charged with federal tax evasion and bank fraud.

Triple killing sparked by teen feud?

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 12 (UPI) -- A 30-year-old Philadelphia man was charged Wednesday with shooting four teenagers who had a beef with his stepsons, killing three of them, authorities said.
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James Clark (born 12 March 1963) is a British diplomat. He is currently Consul General at Chicago, and was previously British Ambassador to Luxembourg. He was called "a new breed of diplomat" by The Times.

A career diplomat, he was formerly assigned to the European Union first secretariat in Bonn, Germany.

Clark's appointment as British Ambassador to Luxembourg in March 2004 was heralded with some small controversy, due largely to his being openly gay.

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