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28 cases of mumps connected to Ohio State University

28 cases of mumps connected to Ohio State University

COLUMBUS, Ohio, March 18 (UPI) -- There are 28 cases of mumps involving students, staff and others connected to Ohio State University in Columbus, and more cases are expected.
Mumps outbreak spreads to 28 cases related to Ohio State University

Mumps outbreak spreads to 28 cases related to Ohio State University

March 18 (UPI) -- Columbus public health authorities have confirmed five new cases of the virus.
Kate Stanton

Down syndrome raises risk of dementia

IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 27 (UPI) -- People with Down syndrome have higher susceptibility to other conditions such as dementia, researchers in the United States and Argentina found.

Lawyers: Evidence clears murder defendants

NEW YORK, Aug. 3 (UPI) -- New evidence could prove the innocence of five people convicted and imprisoned for the 1995 slaying of a New York City cab driver, lawyers said.
Ex-CIA official defends waterboarding

Ex-CIA official defends waterboarding

NEW YORK, April 30 (UPI) -- A former CIA official says he has no regrets about the interrogation techniques once used on suspected high-level al-Qaida members.

Fla. mayor surrenders on corruption charge

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla., Jan. 27 (UPI) -- Boynton Beach, Fla., Mayor Jose Rodriguez surrendered to charges of public corruption, police said.

Car sought in NorCal kidnap located

PATTERSON, Calif., Jan. 28 (UPI) -- California authorities say it will be several hours before they can haul a car connected to an alleged kidnapping out of a rural irrigation canal.

Houston teen missing after eight months

HOUSTON, Nov. 23 (UPI) -- Houston family members say they're preparing to spend Christmas without a teenage daughter they believe is being held against her will.

U.S. Supreme Court to hear border case

EL PASO, Texas, Dec. 11 (UPI) -- An official from El Paso County, Texas, says in a U.S. Supreme Court appeal request that state not federal officials should decide on a proposed border fence.

City's rat abatement program eliminated

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 14 (UPI) -- Officials in Columbus, Ohio, have had to call off a successful two-year effort to attack rat problems because of budget cuts.

Spain considering Penal Code reform

MADRID, Sept. 12 (UPI) -- Members of the Spanish Justice Ministry say they want changes in the current Penal Code to allow for longer sentences for sex offenders and terrorists.

Cuban judo champ disappears in Miami

MIAMI, May 12 (UPI) -- Cuban judo champion Yurisel Laborde disappeared in Miami after a tournament and officials say they are trying to determine if she defected.

CIA chief testifies behind closed doors

WASHINGTON, Dec. 11 (UPI) -- The director of the CIA testified before a U.S. Senate panel Tuesday about destroyed interrogation videotapes, but a key Democrat said more needs to be learned.

Analysis: Sulick new head spy for CIA

WASHINGTON, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- CIA Director Gen. Michael Hayden has named a new head for the National Clandestine Service, the part of the agency that recruits spies -- or human sources, as they are called by espionage professionals -- for U.S. intelligence.
SHAUN WATERMAN, UPI Homeland and National Security Editor

Analysis: Diversity & U.S. intel -- Part 2

WASHINGTON, Aug. 16 (UPI) -- The leaders of U.S. intelligence say that diversity is now a top priority in recruitment. But they’ve been saying that for years.
SHAUN WATERMAN, UPI Homeland and National Security Editor
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Jose Rodriguez is an American political activist. He was born in the Panama Canal Zone in 1952 and was naturalized as a child because of his father's long career in the U.S. Air Force. Getting drafted for Vietnam changed his pro-war attitudes. As the war wound down, he spent four years in the Air Force, stationed outside of Los Angeles.

Rodriguez then moved to Virginia, enrolled in George Mason University and became involved in the anti-nuclear movement, the beginning of a career as an activist. He worked on the 1984 campaigns of Alan Cranston, Gary Hart and Walter Mondale. He did press advance for Joan Mondale.

Rodriguez went on to become associate director of Freeze Voter, the political action committee of the Nuclear Weapons Freeze Campaign. He then joined the 1986 Great Peace March, both traveling on the road and working in the Washington D.C. office.

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