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UPI Almanac for Friday, Sept. 20, 2013.
By United Press International

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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2011.
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Dem fundraiser sentenced to 24 years

NEW YORK, Sept. 30 (UPI) -- One-time U.S. Democratic Party fundraiser Norman Hsu must serve more than 24 years in prison for illegally funneling cash to candidates, a judge says.
Clinton recording played in Hsu trial

Clinton recording played in Hsu trial

NEW YORK, May 13 (UPI) -- U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton praised Norman Hsu in a recording used as evidence in a New York case against the disgraced fundraiser.

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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Sept. 11, 2008.
By United Press International

Jailed fundraiser flaunted Clinton ties

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 3 (UPI) -- One of Hillary Clinton's former California fundraisers used his relationship to lure investors into a Ponzi scheme.

Jailed fundraiser sued by investors

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 16 (UPI) -- Jailed fundraiser Norman Hsu raised money for Democratic candidates from U.S. investors who in turn have sued him for fraud.

Clinton holds fundraising lead

NEW YORK, Oct. 16 (UPI) -- U.S. Sen. Hillary Clinton, D-N.Y., is entering the U.S. presidential primary season as the Democratic party's front-runner and with more money than any rival.

Hsu had expensive wine, Clinton sax

NEW YORK, Oct. 11 (UPI) -- More than 180 bottles of wine and a Bill Clinton-signed saxophone were seized from the New York apartment of fundraiser Norman Hsu, federal authorities said.

Clinton leads fundraising pack

WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- U.S. Sen. Hillary Clinton’s campaign announced Tuesday her third-quarter fundraising outpaced her closest rival, Sen. Barack Obama.

Federal complaint against Hsu unsealed

NEW YORK, Sept. 20 (UPI) -- Norman Hsu, a Democratic Party fundraiser, was charged in New York Thursday with running a Ponzi scheme that defrauded investors of more than $60 million.

Hsu blamed Obama for planting news stories

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 14 (UPI) -- In a letter sent to friends just before he fled California, Democratic fundraiser Norman Hsu blamed his troubles on a politician.

Loan funds given Hsu said in jeopardy

NEW YORK, Sept. 13 (UPI) -- Authorities voiced concern Thursday that $40 million given Democratic fundraiser Norman Hsu for a loan pool despite fraud charges may be lost.

Clinton campaign to return money

NEW YORK, Sept. 11 (UPI) -- Presidential hopeful Sen. Hillary Clinton's campaign said it will begin "vigorous" criminal background checks on its major fundraisers, it was reported Tuesday.

Democratic fundraiser remains hospitalized

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo., Sept. 10 (UPI) -- A Democratic fundraiser convicted in California of bilking investors was hospitalized in Colorado suffering from an undisclosed illness.

Dem fundraiser shady deals detailed

WASHINGTON, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Financial records have begun to shed light on the shady dealings of Norman Hsu, the disgraced fundraiser for several top Democratic Party figures.

Fugitive fundraiser arrested -- again

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo., Sept. 7 (UPI) -- Democratic fundraiser and contributor Norman Hsu was arrested Thursday in Colorado after once again becoming a fugitive on a fraud charge.

Democratic fundraiser target of warrant

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Sept. 5 (UPI) -- A California judge Wednesday issued an arrest warrant for Norman Hsu after the Democratic fundraiser missed a mandatory court appearance.

Fugitive Democratic fundraiser surrenders

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Aug. 31 (UPI) -- Democratic fundraiser Norman Hsu surrendered Friday in California as a fugitive on a 1992 theft charge.

'Wanted' donor has Democrats scrambling

NEW YORK, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- The discovery that a major campaign donor is a wanted man in California has U.S. Democrats scrambling to divest donations he made to them.

Modest address source of political cash

DALY CITY, Calif., Aug. 28 (UPI) -- Donations from a California family to Democratic campaigns may warrant a probe of possible violations of campaign finance laws, it was reported.