Texas judge: GM doesn't need to order customers to stop driving recalled vehicles

Texas judge: GM doesn't need to order customers to stop driving recalled vehicles

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, April 18 (UPI) -- A federal judge in Texas ruled Thursday that GM did not have to ask customers driving recalled cars to stop driving their cars until the defect is fixed.
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Rob Sgarlata hired as Georgetown football coach

WASHINGTON, Feb. 18 (UPI) -- Rob Sgarlata, an assistant coach at Georgetown for 18 seasons, is the Hoyas' new head football coach, the school said Tuesday.

Kelly resigns as Georgetown football coach

WASHINGTON, Jan. 30 (UPI) -- Kevin Kelly, who had 24 wins in eight seasons at Georgetown, has resigned as coach of the Hoyas and will be an assistant at Ball State.

LGS conducting research for laser development

HERNDON, Va., Sept. 11 (UPI) -- LGS Innovations is to conduct research for the U.S. Air Force Research Labs in support of advanced laser development.

VoIP data system for Fort Leonard Wood

HERNDON, Va., March 1 (UPI) -- A $14.4 million U.S. Army contract has been given to LGS Innovations to provide a digital Voice-over Internet Protocol data system to Fort Leonard Wood, Mo.

Army getting new comunications facility

HERNDON, Va., Feb. 21 (UPI) -- The U.S. Army's main communications facility in Southwest Asia, the central information systems hub in the region, is being modernized by LGS Innovations.

COL FB: Penn St. 20, Purdue 6

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind., Oct. 4 (UPI) -- Evan Royster ran for 141 yards and a touchdown on 17 carries Saturday, pacing sixth-ranked Penn State to a 20-6 victory over Purdue.

COL FB: Michigan 14, Penn State 9

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Sept. 22 (UPI) -- Mike Hart rushed for 153 yards on 44 carries with a fourth-quarter touchdown Saturday as Michigan posted a 14-9 win over 10th-ranked Penn State.

New concessions to open on Liberty Island

NEW YORK, Oct. 29 (UPI) -- The Nation Park Service is reportedly preparing to solicit bids from concessionaires for new shops at New York Harbor and Liberty Island.

COL FB: Penn State 26, Florida State 23

MIAMI, Jan. 4 (UPI) -- Kevin Kelly kicked a 29-yard field goal in the third overtime to give third-ranked Penn State a 26-23 victory over No. 22 Florida State at the Orange Bowl.

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N.Y. adds 5 new subway rules

NEW YORK, Dec. 6 (UPI) -- New York's subways have new rules -- including a ban on moving between cars and putting bags on empty seats -- that have left some straphangers grumbling.

COL FB: Penn State 33, Purdue 15

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa., Oct. 29 (UPI) -- Michael Robinson passed for 213 yards and added 96 rushing yards with one touchdown Saturday as 12th-ranked Penn State beat Purdue, 33-15.

Scientists build a single molecule nanocar

HOUSTON, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Rice University scientists have built the world's smallest car -- a single molecule "nanocar" containing a chassis, axles and four wheels.

Adrian Zmed to play Noah in 'The Ark'

NEW YORK, Oct. 11 (UPI) -- Adrian Zmed -- "T.J. Hooker's" Officer Vince Romano -- has been promoted to captain -- ship captain Noah in the Off Broadway musical, "The Ark."

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