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Huston leads Senior Players Championship

PITTSBURGH, June 27 (UPI) -- John Huston, a winner just once in his two years on the Champions Tour, seized the lead Thursday after one round of the Senior Players Championship.

Roger Chapman, Jay Don Blake grab Legends of Golf second-round lead

SAVANNAH, Ga., April 27 (UPI) -- Roger Chapman and Jay Don Blake teamed up to card an 11-under 61 Saturday, seizing the lead after two rounds of the Liberty Mutual Insurance Legends of Golf.

Frost holds on to Toshiba Classic lead

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., March 16 (UPI) -- First-round leader David Frost maintained his one-stroke advantage after 36 holes Saturday thanks to a 5-under-par 66 at the Toshiba Classic.

David Frost leads on Champions Tour

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., March 15 (UPI) -- David Frost highlighted a day of low scoring by firing an 8-under-par 63 Friday that put him one shot in front after one round of the Toshiba Classic.

Goodes seeks second Champions win

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa, June 1 (UPI) -- Mike Goodes, whose lone Champions Tour win came three years ago, shot a 7-under 64 Friday to take the lead after one round of the Principal Charity Classic.
Obama: Jobless rate 'modestly encouraging'

Obama: Jobless rate 'modestly encouraging'

ALLENTOWN, Pa., Dec. 4 (UPI) -- President Barack Obama, in Allentown, Pa., Friday on a listening tour about jobs creation, said the latest dip in unemployment was a good step, but only a step.
'HSM3' tickets go on sale this week

'HSM3' tickets go on sale this week

BURBANK, Calif., Sept. 23 (UPI) -- Hollywood's Walt Disney Studios says it plans to start selling tickets for its eagerly awaited movie "High School Musical 3: Senior Year" this week.

MLB.com a financial home run for owners

WASHINGTON, June 9 (UPI) -- Major League Baseball's Web site has become the one-stop center for baseball fans, offering live game broadcasts, game tickets, merchandise and exclusive content from professional journalists and former baseball greats.
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Byrd holds lead at B.C. Open

ENDICOTT, N.Y., July 17 (UPI) -- Jonathan Byrd shot a four-under 68 on Saturday to maintain the lead after three rounds of the B.C. Open.

U.S. Open Pairings

FARMINGDALE, N.Y., June 12 (UPI) -- Pairings for the first two rounds of the U.S. Open, to be played at the Bethpage State Park Black Course. First time listed is for Thursday, June 13. The second

U.S. Open Pairings

FARMINGDALE, N.Y., June 7 (UPI) -- Pairings for the first two rounds of next week's U.S. Open, to be played at the Bethpage State Park Black Course. First time listed is for Thursday, June 13. Th

Calcavecchia leads in Greensboro

GREENSBORO, N.C., April 25 (UPI) -- Mark Calcavecchia rolled in five straight birdies on the back nine Thursday en route to a bogey-free, 7-under-par 65 and a one-stroke lead over Paul Stankowski
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James (Jim) D. Gallagher is a Scottish civil servant and professor. He was educated at Glasgow and Edinburgh universities and joined the Scottish Office in 1976 to work in the Home and Development departments as well as in several other posts. He was the Private Secretary to the Minister for Home Affairs in 1979-80, and to both Malcolm Rifkind and Ian Lang in their capacity as Secretary of State for Scotland from 1989 to 1991.

He was appointed to the UK Cabinet Secretariat and then to the Prime Minister in 1999–2000 before being made Head of the Scottish Executive's Justice Department in September 2000. In 2005, he was appointed Visiting Professor of Government at Glasgow University. He is also Visiting Professor in the Centre for Public and Corporate Ethics at Glasgow Caledonian University.

He has been appointed to the secretariat of the Commission on Scottish Devolution established by the Scottish Parliament to discuss new proposals for reform of the constitution in Scotland and the powers of the Parliament and Scottish Government, including financial powers.

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