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Udall raps Bush on environment

WASHINGTON, April 24 (UPI) -- President Bush has sold the U.S. environment to special interests, Rep. Mark Udall, D-Colo., charged in the Democratic Party's weekly radio address.

Senators call for shuttle flight to Hubble

WASHINGTON, March 26 (UPI) -- Two key U.S. senators have called on NASA to continue preparations for a space shuttle flight to the Hubble Space Telescope.

Democrats unite behind Salazar for Senate

DENVER, March 11 (UPI) -- Colorado Democrat Attorney General Ken Salazar has announced his candidacy for the U.S. Senate with the endorsement of two former rivals.

Analysis: Hubble's end not quite foregone

WASHINGTON, March 10 (UPI) -- Several factors are combining to suggest the fate of the Hubble Space Telescope -- which NASA administrator Sean O'Keefe has said will never again be visited by a space shuttle repair mission -- might not be a foregone conclusion.
PHIL BERARDELLI, United Press International

Colo.'s Udall running for Senate after all

DENVER, March 10 (UPI) -- Colorado Democrat Mark Udall says he will be a candidate for U.S. Senate now that the GOP incumbent, Ben Nighthorse Campbell, has decided to retire.

Campbell exit upends Colo. Senate contest

WASHINGTON, March 3 (UPI) -- Word Wednesday U.S. Sen. Ben Nighthorse Campbell, R-Colo., plans to retire at the end of his term upended what had promised to be a routine election.

Democrat Bridges makes Senate bid in Colo.

WASHINGTON, March 1 (UPI) -- Colorado businessman Rutt Bridges has joined other Democratic candidates vying for the U.S. Senate seatheld by Republican Ben Campbell.

Colo. scandal prompts call for hearings

DENVER, March 1 (UPI) -- A Democrat in Washington is calling for congressional hearings into the sexual assault allegations involving the University of Colorado football program.

Analysis: Doubts about Bush's space plan

WASHINGTON, Feb. 13 (UPI) -- This week's hearing by the House Science committee on the Bush administration's proposed new direction for the U.S. space program left no doubt that doubts pervade Congress about the idea.
KEITH L. COWING, United Press International

House committee questions NASA plans

WASHINGTON, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- The House Science Committee Thursday questioned the cost of President Bush's sweeping new space program and heard testimony from NASA officials defending a deci
DAVID J. KENT, United Press International

Urban News

Newly hired security screeners at the sprawling Denver International Airport say managers have too much power to capriciously fire people, telling the Denver Post morale is plummeting and causing a security risk.
DENNIS DAILY, United Press International

What U.S. newspapers are saying

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Capitol Hill expo touts energy tech

WASHINGTON, July 9 (UPI) -- The United States is on the brink of widely adopting renewable energy sources and more energy-efficient technology, legislators and scientists said Tuesday at a gathering in the Cannon House Office Building on Capitol Hill.
SCOTT R. BURNELL, UPI Science News

Energy efficiency touted at meeting

WASHINGTON, June 12 (UPI) -- The need to increase energy efficiency in the United States is even greater than finding new fossil fuel sources, if the country is to avoid another energy crisis, speakers said Wednesday at the Energy Efficiency Forum.
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Living-Today: Issues of modern living

OLYMPIC DRUG-TESTING Millions of viewers around the world will watch the exciting moments when Olympic winners cross the finish line. What they won?t see are the athletes being whisked away for immediate tests to determine whether the victories were aided
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Lawmakers, others hit Bush on energy

WASHINGTON, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- Senators and House members from both sides of the aisle joined environmental and renewable energy groups Thursday in calling on the administration to shift its
SCOTT R. BURNELL, UPI Science News

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