John Williamson, pioneer of sexual revolution, dies

RENO, Nev., May 4 (UPI) -- John Williamson, a pioneer in the U.S. sexual revolution as co-founder of the Sandstone Foundation for Community Systems Research, has died.

Farewell free markets

WASHINGTON, March 24 (UPI) -- After nearly 30 years of intellectual and policy dominance, the apostles of free markets and free trade are giving way to the new high priests of regulation, protection and state intervention.
MARTIN WALKER, UPI Editor Emeritus

COL BKB: Georgetown 73, Cincinnati 53

WASHINGTON, Feb. 23 (UPI) -- Jessie Sapp led a balanced Georgetown attack Saturday with 16 points when the 11th-ranked Hoyas pounded the Cincinnati Bearcats 73-53.

COL BKB: Cincinnati 69, Villanova 66

CINCINNATI, Jan. 12 (UPI) -- Deonta Vaughn scored 25 points Saturday to lead the Cincinnati Bearcats to a 69-66 victory over the 17th-ranked Villanova Wildcats.

COL BKB: Pittsburgh 67, Cincinnati 51

CINCINNATI, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- Levance Fields led the way Wednesday night with 18 points as ninth-ranked Pittsburgh blasted Cincinnati, 67-51.

COL BKB: Ohio State 72, Cincinnati 50

INDIANAPOLIS, Dec. 16 (UPI) -- Freshman Greg Oden blocked five shots and had 11 rebounds and 14 points Saturday as fourth-ranked Ohio State beat Cincinnati 72-50 in the Wooden Tradition.

U.S. envoy urges Serbia to arrest Mladic

BELGRADE, Serbia, Sept. 13 (UPI) -- A U.S. envoy Wednesday urged Serbia's prime minister to arrest Bosnian Serb Ratko Mladic and deliver the war crimes suspect to a U.N. court.

Canada Parliament pension criticized

OTTAWA, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- Losers in Canada's parliamentary election still have something to look forward to -- hefty pension checks worth on average more than $100,000 annually.

Inergy acquires assets of Highland Propane

KANSAS CITY, Mo., July 12 (UPI) -- Inergy L.P. of Kansas City, Mo., said Monday it has acquired the assets of the Highland Propane Co. of Roanoke, Va, for undisclosed financial terms.

Challenges ahead for FTAA talks

MIAMI, Nov. 17 (UPI) -- Expectations are low as trade officials from 34 nations convene here Monday to try and spark life into talks for a hemispheric-wide free-trade zone.

Bali prepares for one-year memorial

BALI, Indonesia, Oct. 6 (UPI) -- Bali is preparing for the one-year memorial to the 202 victims of the terrorist bombing of a nightclub, one year ago on Oct. 12. Australia lost 88 people in the bomb blast, which injured hundreds more.

Review: Latin America after "Consensus"

WASHINGTON, May 14 (UPI) -- As discussed in my "Bear's Lair" column Monday, the Washington Consensus collection of economic development policies have been most intensively applied in Latin America, with mixed and latterly disappointing results. The question naturally arises: what sh
MARTIN HUTCHINSON, UPI Business and Economics Editor

The Bear's Lair: The end of "Consensus"

WASHINGTON, May 12 (UPI) -- During the late 1980s and 1990s, there was general agreement on policies that emerging markets should implement in order to achieve economic growth, so much so that a term "Washington Consensus" emerged for it. There is no longer such a consensus, and cit
MARTIN HUTCHINSON, UPI Business and Economics Editor

Feature: Restarting Latin American growth

WASHINGTON, May 12 (UPI) -- Latin America is in trouble. For years the region has been trapped in a poor economy, people are without jobs, and only frustration is seen in its forecast. And once again, it is the economists who have come to the rescue.
JENNIFER MEHIGAN, UPI Business Correspondent

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John Williamson
Cincinnati's DeJuan Blair (L) attempts to score as Pittsburgh's John Williamson tries to block during the final half of the 2008 Big East championship held at Madison Square Garden in New York on March 12, 2008. Pittsburgh won 70-64. (UPI Photo/Monika Graff)

John Lee Williamson (November 10, 1951(1951-11-10) – November 30, 1996) was an American basketball player.

Williamson played high school basketball at Wilbur Cross High School in New Haven, Connecticut and played college basketball at New Mexico State University. He was a 6'2" guard. Williamson was drafted by the Atlanta Hawks in the 6th round (10th pick) of the 1973 NBA Draft but had other plans.

While at Wilbur Cross High School, Williamson played on the Connecticut state champion teams of 1966-67, 1967-68 and was runner up to crosstown rival Hillhouse in 1968-69, losing 76-71 in the final. For his senior (1969-70) year, Williamson led the nation in scoring with a gaudy 38.7 points per game average. His team was upset in a semi-final match that is still talked about, 105-103 to Bridgeport Central. Cross had destroyed Central in the 1968 title game by 40 points in a 123-82 pasting of a heralded Bridgeport, CT squad that boasted it would defeat the Governors.

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