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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Monday, Sept. 24, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011.
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Lou Dobbs fires back at article charges

NEW YORK, Oct. 8 (UPI) -- Former CNN anchor Lou Dobbs says a magazine article suggesting he's responsible for illegal immigrants caring for his properties held him to a double standard.
Dobbs said to have hired illegal aliens

Dobbs said to have hired illegal aliens

WASHINGTON, Oct. 7 (UPI) -- Journalist Lou Dobbs, known for attacking illegal immigrants, has employed illegal aliens for years, a report in The Nation contended.
Lou Dobbs fuels political speculation

Lou Dobbs fuels political speculation

WASHINGTON, Nov. 24 (UPI) -- Former CNN host Lou Dobbs fueled speculation about his political future by saying during a radio talk show he's mulling over a U.S. presidential run.
John King to replace Lou Dobbs on CNN

John King to replace Lou Dobbs on CNN

WASHINGTON, Nov. 12 (UPI) -- Veteran U.S. broadcast journalist John King has been tapped to replace outgoing CNN anchor Lou Dobbs starting early next year, the news network said Thursday.
Dobbs leaves CNN

Dobbs leaves CNN

ATLANTA, Nov. 12 (UPI) -- Lou Dobbs, a mainstay at CNN almost continually since the news network was launched in 1980, abruptly quit his prime-time program.
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Lou Dobbs leaving CNN

Lou Dobbs leaving CNN

NEW YORK, Nov. 11 (UPI) -- Lou Dobbs, a CNN commentator whose coverage of immigration issues has made him a controversial political figure, said Wednesday he is leaving the network.

Lou Dobbs tapped for financial Emmy

NEW YORK, Oct. 17 (UPI) -- CNN anchor Lou Dobbs has been tapped for an Emmy honoring lifetime achievement in business and financial reporting.
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Lou Dobbs
NYP2001121206 - 12 DECEMBER 2001 - NEW YORK, NEW YORK, USA: Lou Dobbs, chief Financial Journalist for CNN promotes his new book "Space The Next Business Frontier" during a instore promo December 12, 2001 at New York City Barnes and Noble bookstore. rlw/ep/Ezio Petersen UPI
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Louis Carl "Lou" Dobbs (born September 24, 1945) is an American radio host, former television host, and author. He anchored CNN's Lou Dobbs Tonight until November 2009 when he announced on the air that he would leave the cable network.

He was born in Texas and lived there and in Idaho during his childhood. After graduating from Harvard University, Dobbs worked in government and banking before becoming a news reporter for several local media outlets. He had worked with CNN since its founding in 1980, serving as a reporter and vice president. He was the host and managing editor for CNN's Moneyline, which premiered in 1980 and was renamed Lou Dobbs Tonight in 2003. Dobbs resigned from CNN in 1999, rejoined in 2000, and resigned again in November 2009. He also hosts a syndicated radio show, Lou Dobbs Radio and has written several books since 2001.

Dobbs describes himself as an "independent populist" and is known for his opposition to NAFTA and support for immigration enforcement. For his reporting, he has won Emmy, Peabody, and Cable ACE awards.

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