Repeating the past

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Dad who threw son from balcony freed

ATHENS, Greece, May 29 (UPI) -- A British man who threw his son off a hotel balcony in what he later called an "earthquake of psychosis" was freed from a Greek psychiatric hospital Friday.

Dad gets new hearing in death of son

LONDON, May 7 (UPI) -- The British High Court has quashed an inquest ruling that a man "unlawfully killed" his 6-year-old son by throwing him off a hotel balcony.

Judges grant review of balcony verdict

LONDON, Nov. 5 (UPI) -- Two British judges say a man whose son died when the father threw him off a balcony can challenge a coroner's verdict that the act constituted murder.

Inquest: Boy unlawfully killed by dad

BRISTOL, England, March 27 (UPI) -- A British coroner ruled Thursday that a 6-year-old boy pushed off a Greek hotel balcony by his father was unlawfully killed.

Inquest begins for boy killed by father

BRISTOL, England, March 26 (UPI) -- An inquest into the death of a 6-year-old English boy opened with witnesses who saw John Hogan throw his children off the balcony of a Greek hotel.

Dad acquitted in killing,attempted suicide

ATHENS, Greece, Jan. 23 (UPI) -- A British man has been acquitted of killing his son by jumping with him from a Greek hotel balcony and been ordered into psychiatric treatment.

Google, Clear Channel sign radio ad deal

SAN ANTONIO, April 16 (UPI) -- Google Inc. will sell commercials on stations owned by Clear Channel Communications Inc., the No. 1 U.S. radio station owner, the companies said Monday.

New engineering problem solutions sought

BRISTOL, England, March 19 (UPI) -- The British government has awarded the University of Bristol $3.9 million to develop new ways of approaching real-world engineering problems.

Suicidal father makes second try in prison

HERAKLION, Greece, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- John Hogan, who tried to jump to his death while holding his two children last month in Crete, has attempted suicide again in a Greek prison.

Child hurt in balcony jump back in England

LONDON, Aug. 20 (UPI) -- A 2-year-old girl whose father tossed her 6-year-old brother off a Crete hotel balcony, killing the boy, and then jumped with her is back in England.

British tourist charged with killing son

HERAKLION, Greece, Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Police in Crete have filed murder charges against a British tourist who jumped from a hotel balcony with his two young children, killing one of them.

ADP to spinoff subsidiary

ROSELAND, N.J., Aug. 2 (UPI) -- New Jersey's Automatic Data Processing Inc. said Wednesday it would spinoff its brokerage services business in a tax-free move.

Clear Channel adds liberal programming

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 24 (UPI) -- Some Clear Channel Communications Inc. radio stations are switching to a liberal talk format, Broadcasting & Cable said Tuesday.

Clear Channel auction for Charley victims

SAN ANTONIO, Aug. 21 (UPI) -- Clear Channel Radio is auctioning 43 celebrity-signed guitars with proceeds going to relief effects in areas affected by Hurricane Charley in Florida.

Clear Channel to cut ad time

SAN ANTONIO, July 19 (UPI) -- Clear Channel, the largest U.S. radio network, said Monday that it plans to lower the amount of commercial minutes that are played per hour.

Clear Channel to cut commercials

SAN ANTONIO, July 19 (UPI) -- San Antonio's Clear Channel Communications said Monday it is cutting back the number of commercials its approximately 1,200 radio stations play.

Clear Channel gives The Donald radio show

NEW YORK, April 29 (UPI) -- The largest U.S. broadcaster has given Donald Trump his own national radio show titled "Trumped!," set to air from the business tycoon's New York offices.

Howard Stern claims radio 'witch hunt'

NEW YORK, April 9 (UPI) -- Howard Stern claimed he is the victim of a "witch hunt," in response to the U.S. government levying a huge fine on a broadcaster airing the shock jock's show.

Clear Channel dumps Stern after new fine

SAN ANTONIO, April 8 (UPI) -- Clear Channel Communications dumped shock jock Howard Stern from its six stations Thursday after it was hit with a $495,000 indecency fine.

Clear Channel chief expresses shame over DJ

WASHINGTON, Feb. 26 (UPI) -- The head of the largest group of radio stations in the United States said Thursday he is "ashamed" of the now-defunct "Bubba the Love Sponge" radio show.

Clear Channel dumps Howard Stern's show

SAN ANTONIO, Feb. 25 (UPI) -- Clear Channel Radio suspended Viacom's Howard Stern show Wednesday, according to BusinessWire.com.

Ex-husband kills 4 while mom takes stroll

MERCED, Calif., March 26 (UPI) -- A Merced veterinarian returning from a morning walk around her affluent suburban neighborhood returned Tuesday to find that her ex-husband had shown up while she was gone and killed her four children and then himself. John Hogan, 49, was found dead in

Ex-husband kills 4 kids, self in Calif

MERCED, Calif., March 26 (UPI) --

NJ state troopers plead guilty

TRENTON, N.J., Jan. 14 (UPI) -- Two New Jersey state troopers charged with shooting three young, unarmed black and Hispanic men in a case that set off a national debate on racial profiling, pl