Cleanup in second day after pileup that killed 3 on snowy interstate

CHICAGO, Jan. 24 (UPI) -- Crews operating cranes and tow trucks worked Friday to clear a crash scene involving 46 vehicles in which three people were killed in Indiana, officials said.
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Jan. 24 (UPI) -- Three people were killed on an Indiana highway Thursday afternoon when blizzard conditions caused a massive pileup of more than 40 cars and semi-trucks on Interstate 94 near Michigan City.
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At least 3 dead in pileup on I-94 near Michigan City, Ind.

At least 3 dead in pileup on I-94 near Michigan City, Ind.

MICHIGAN CITY, Ind., Jan. 23 (UPI) -- At least three people were killed in one of several multivehicle pileups Thursday along Interstate 94 near Michigan City, Ind., police said.
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ALLEN PARK, Mich., Oct. 16 (UPI) -- The NFL fined Detroit defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh $31,500 Wednesday for a late hit on Cleveland quarterback Brandon Weeden, the team's Web site reported.

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LA PORTE, Ind., Sept. 26 (UPI) -- A 17-year-old high school football player from Indiana died after collapsing during practice, officials said.
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DETROIT, Sept. 11 (UPI) -- Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh said Wednesday he has filed an appeal against a $100,000 fine assessed him for a low hit in last week's game.
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Most U.S. Founding Fathers were age 40 and younger

CHICAGO, Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Portraits of the U.S. founding fathers often portray them with white powdered wigs and many think they were older than the young men they were, an expert says.

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SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 26 (UPI) -- U.S. Internet giant Yahoo! said it was ordering its employees who have been working at home to report back to their company offices.

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MICHIGAN CITY, Ind., Aug. 16 (UPI) -- A Michigan man who died driving the wrong way on an Indiana interstate Thursday is believed to have killed his wife and two sons, police said.

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ATLANTA, June 12 (UPI) -- Former Atlanta Braves players attending the annual alumni reunion said an imposter who attended the event "did not look like he ever played the game."
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Obama approves southern leg of Keystone

CUSHING, Okla., March 22 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama said Thursday he has ordered approval of the southern part of the Keystone pipeline from Oklahoma to the Gulf Coast.
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Bill backs natural gas vehicles in U.S.

WASHINGTON, April 12 (UPI) -- Now is the time for the U.S. consumer to take advantage of domestic resources and start using natural gas vehicles, two lawmakers urged.

Azerbaijan key to energy diversity

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Oct. 31 (UPI) -- Leaders in the state-run oil sector of Azerbaijan met Friday with U.S. commerce representatives to discuss oil export matters through major pipeline arteries.

U.S. praises Azeri energy role

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- U.S. Deputy Secretary of Commerce John Sullivan wrapped up a two-day visit to the South Caucasus region praising Azerbaijan for its role in the energy sector.
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John Sullivan
Notre Dame John Sullivan (78) stretches a teammate during practice for the January 2, 2006 Fiesta Bowl at Scottsdale Community College December 28, 2005 in Scottsdale, AZ. (UPI Photo/Will Powers)

John Sullivan (February 17, 1740 – January 23, 1795) was the third son of Irish immigrants, an American general in the Revolutionary War, a delegate in the Continental Congress and a United States federal judge.

Sullivan served as a major general in the Continental Army and as Governor (or "President") of New Hampshire. He commanded the Sullivan Expedition in 1779, a scorched earth campaign against the Iroquois towns that had taken up arms against the American revolutionaries.

Born in Somersworth, New Hampshire, Sullivan was the third son of a schoolmaster. He read law with Samuel Livermore of Portsmouth, New Hampshire, and began its practice in 1764 when he moved to Durham. He annoyed many neighbors in his early career, when he was the only lawyer in town, with numerous suits over foreclosures. But by 1772, he was firmly established and began work to improve his relations with the community. In 1773 Alexander Scammel joined John Sullivan's law practice.

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