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UPI Almanac for Sunday, July 21, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012.
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Akin leaves exit door slightly open

Akin leaves exit door slightly open

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 22 (UPI) -- Embattled Rep. Todd Akin, R-Mo., left open the possibility he may exit his state's U.S. Senate race but maintained he still can win.
Akin: I'm staying; pullout deadline passes

Akin: I'm staying; pullout deadline passes

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 21 (UPI) -- U.S. Rep. Todd Akin, R-Mo., Tuesday refused to bow to party pressure to end his U.S. Senate bid as a result of his "legitimate rape" comments.

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UPI Almanac for Friday, Dec. 2, 2011.
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UPI Almanac for Monday, July 21, 2008.
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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Dec. 2, 2007.
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UPI almanac for Saturday, July 21, 2007.

Bush touts energy independence

CLAYCOMO, Mo., March 20 (UPI) -- President Bush visited two Kansas City-area auto plants that make hybrid vehicles Tuesday to push for his plan to reduce reliance on foreign oil. The president toured a GM plant in Fairfax, Kan., and a Ford plant in Claycomo, Mo.

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UPI almanac for Saturday, Dec. 2, 2006
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Ex-senator wants to save GOP from itself

WASHINGTON, Sept. 29 (UPI) -- Former U.S. Sen. John Danforth of Missouri says he hopes to build a backlash against the religious right wing of the Republican Party.

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Today is Friday, July 21, the 202nd day of 2006 with 163 to follow.
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Today is Thursday, July 21, the 202nd day of 2005 with 163 to follow.
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Danforth urges Episcopalian unity

COLUMBUS, Ohio, June 15 (UPI) -- Former Sen. John Danforth, R-Mo., warned U.S. Episcopalians Thursday that their church can become just "one more tiny wedge" if they focus on divisive issues.

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Today is Friday, Dec. 2, the 336th day of 2005 with 29 to follow.
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Bolton may take recess appointment to U.N.

WASHINGTON, July 13 (UPI) -- John Bolton would accept a recess appointment as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations if his nomination stalemate continues, The Washington Post reported.

Bush taps Bolton for U.N.

WASHINGTON, March 7 (UPI) -- Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice Monday named John Bolton, the country's top arms control official, the next U.S. envoy to the United Nations.

White House reportedly wooing Lieberman

WASHINGTON, Dec. 15 (UPI) -- Democratic Sen. Joe Lieberman has been approached twice by the Bush administration this week for major positions, which he declined, CNN said Wednesday.

U.S. voices support for U.N. chief, Annan

UNITED NATIONS, Dec. 9 (UPI) -- After days of sidestepping the issue, U.S. ambassador to the United Nations John Danforth has voiced support for U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan.

U.S. on Darfur: 'We're getting nowhere'

UNITED NATIONS, Dec. 7 (UPI) -- Ambassador John Danforth of the United States says there is no progress in Sudan's troubled Darfur region.

Danforth: Want to spend time with my wife

UNITED NATIONS, Dec. 2 (UPI) -- U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations John Danforth wants to return to private life when U.S.President George W. Bush begins second term.

Danforth resigns as U.N. ambassador

UNITED NATIONS, Dec. 2 (UPI) -- U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations John Danforth has resigned, the U.S. Mission to the United Nations said Thursday.

Oil-for-food details surprise U.N. chief

UNITED NATIONS, Nov. 29 (UPI) -- U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan says he was surprised to learn the extent of payments made to his son from an Iraq Oil-for-Food Program inspection company.

U.N. rejects anti-Sudan rights measure

UNITED NATIONS, Nov. 24 (UPI) -- A U.N. General Assembly committee has been blocked from acting on a draft resolution on the human rights situation in Sudan.

Danforth to get award

WASHINGTON, Nov. 22 (UPI) -- John Danforth, the U.S. envoy to the United Nations, will be honored by the Institute for the Study of Diplomacy at Georgetown University.
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