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By United Press International

Think tanks wrap-up

WASHINGTON, June 6 (UPI) -- The United Press International think tank wrap-up is a daily digest covering brief opinion pieces, reactions to recent news events and position statements released by various think tanks.

Feature: Aussie insurance blames suits

SYDNEY, May 9 (UPI) -- How many lawyers does it take to destroy an insurance system? It's a question many Australians have been forced to ponder as they see one of the pillars of thei
STEPHEN SHELDON, UPI Business Correspondent

Australia’s $1.5 billion bungle

SYDNEY, March 4 (UPI) -- Not to be outdone by the dodgy dealings of some of the country’s leading corporations, the Australian government has become embroiled in a financial fiasco of its own, losing A$3 billion in speculative foreign currency dealings over the past two yea
STEPHEN SHELDON, UPI Business Correspondent

World Economic Forum to meet in NYC

WASHINGTON, Jan. 29 (UPI) -- The World Economic Forum, one of the largest gatherings of heads of states, key corporate figures, media honchos and leading academics, kicks off this Thursday in New York City for the first time, after a long history in Davos, Switzerland.
T.K. MALOY, UPI Deputy Business Editor

International anthrax scares investigated

WASHINGTON, Oct. 17 (UPI) -- As anthrax scares spread internationally, government and law enforcement Wednesday pledged to respond to each incident, prosecuting those responsible for hoaxes
ELLEN BECK, UPI Science Writer

International anthrax scares investigated

WASHINGTON, Oct. 17 (UPI) -- As anthrax scares spread internationally and government and law enforcement Wednesday pledged to respond to each incident, prosecuting those responsible for hoa
ELLEN BECK, UPI Science Writer
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First Lady Laura Bush (l) and Janette Howard, wife of Australian Prime Minister John Howard, chat before a news conference with US President Bush and Howard in the East Room of the White House on July 19, 2005. (UPI Photo/Roger L. Wollenberg)
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Elections: 1996, 1998, 2001, 2004, 2007

Elections: 1987, 1996

John Winston Howard AC, SSI, (born 26 July 1939) was the 25th Prime Minister of Australia, from 11 March 1996 to 3 December 2007. He was the second-longest serving Australian Prime Minister after Sir Robert Menzies.

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