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Carnival workers arrested in S. Dakota when police find crack in doll

SIOUX FALLS, S.D., Aug. 7 (UPI) -- Police in South Dakota said they arrested two carnival workers when officers intercepted a doll filled with 1.3 ounces of crack cocaine.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Sunday, July 21, 2013.
By United Press International

SAIC tapped for chem-bio support services

MCLEAN, Va., May 20 (UPI) -- The U.S. military's Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical and Biological Defense has tapped SAIC for support services.

SAIC joins Homeland Security cyber program

MCLEAN, Va., May 16 (UPI) -- Science Applications International Corp. is joining the roster of companies involved in a program to protect U.S. infrastructure against cyber threats.
Ancient Roman cemetery found under British parking lot

Ancient Roman cemetery found under British parking lot

LEICESTER, England, May 6 (UPI) -- A British archaeological unit that unearthed England's King Richard III says another dig has discovered a 1,700-year-old Roman cemetery in Leicester.

U.S. Navy services contract for SAIC

MCLEAN, Va., April 4 (UPI) -- The U.S. Naval Facilities Engineering Command has contracted SAIC to provide security engineering support to an anti-terrorism and force protection program.
Ex-grade school teacher faces sex charges

Ex-grade school teacher faces sex charges

MOORESVILLE, N.C., April 3 (UPI) -- A former North Carolina elementary school teacher faces 208 sex-offense charges -- 97 of which were added this week to an existing 111 charges, officials said.

SAIC to maintain security systems

MCLEAN, Va., March 15 (UPI) -- A prime contract to provide maintenance and services for various U.S. Army physical and electronic security systems has been given to SAIC.

SAIC wins Defense support contracts

MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 18 (UPI) -- Science Applications International Corp. has received a U.S. Department of Defense contract systems manufacturing, engineering and integration support.

U.S. Army C4ISR work for SAIC

MCLEAN, Va., Nov. 30 (UPI) -- SAIC has received a U.S. Army contract for software engineering, sustainment and other support for C4ISR systems.

New Navy support contract for SAIC

MCLEAN, Va., Aug. 15 (UPI) -- The U.S. U.S. Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic tapped SAIC for support services for the Navy's anti-terrorism/force protection systems.

SAIC tapped for intel system

MCLEAN, Va., July 6 (UPI) -- The U.S. Army has selected SAIC for design, development and production efforts for its Vigilant Pursuit program.

SAIC supports counter-IED efforts

MCLEAN, Va., Nov. 9 (UPI) -- The U.S. Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization is to receive technology and systems engineering support from Virginia company SAIC.

Four arrested for Medicare fraud

DETROIT, Dec. 7 (UPI) -- The U.S. Justice Department said four people in Michigan were arrested on healthcare fraud charges as part of an investigation that has now included 21 arrests.

NATO denounces Taliban takeover claim

KABUL, Afghanistan, June 20 (UPI) -- NATO officials in Afghanistan denied recent Taliban extremists' assertions that they had taken over district centers in southern Afghanistan.

Deputy U.S. marshal accused of leak

CHICAGO, Jan. 12 (UPI) -- A deputy U.S. marshal is accused of violating his duty to protect a witness in federal custody after he allegedly leaked information to organized criminals.

FEMA frets over return to New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin's invitation for 180,000 to return to the storm-battered city this week has brought criticism from federal emergency officials.

Anti-gay vandals suspects in church arson

CLEVELAND, July 11 (UPI) -- Anti-gay graffiti and a fire at a Virginia church may be linked to the United Church of Christ's recent vote affirming same-sex marriage.

Chi. White Sox 4, Texas 0

TUCSON, March 23 (UPI) -- Jon Garland pitched six scoreless innings for his first win of the spring Sunday as the Chicago White Sox blanked the Texas Rangers, 4-0.
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