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Former Mass. Gov. Paul Cellucci dies at 65 of Lou Gehrig's disease

HUDSON, Mass., June 9 (UPI) -- Former Massachusetts Gov. Argeo Paul Cellucci has died at his home after battling Lou Gehrig's disease for five years, family friends said. He was 65.

Ex-gov. with ALS raises money for disease

BOSTON, May 20 (UPI) -- Former Massachusetts Gov. Paul Cellucci, diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's disease, initiated a campaign Thursday to raise $10 million for research into the disorder.
Ex-U.S. ambassador warns Canada of Obama

Ex-U.S. ambassador warns Canada of Obama

OTTAWA, Oct. 28 (UPI) -- A former U.S. ambassador to Canada says if Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama wins, it will hurt Canada.

Supporters hope Romney would be in Cabinet

BOSTON, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- Mitt Romney's supporters say even though he isn't the Republican vice presidential pick, they hope he will land a Cabinet post if John McCain is elected.

Canada, U.S. at odds over Arctic shipping

TORONTO, Nov. 6 (UPI) -- The issue of sovereignty over Arctic waters has flared again between Canada and the United States.

Owner cutting racing days at Pimlico

BALTIMORE, Sept. 8 (UPI) -- The Canadian company that owns Maryland's famed Pimlico Race Track plans to run only 18 days of racing there next year.

U.S.-Canada relations begin thawing

OTTAWA, Nov. 21 (UPI) -- Canada's prime minister-in-waiting expects to meet with U.S. President George Bush as early as January.

Under the Maple Leaf: Mending fences

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Under the Maple Leaf: No Liberal apology

We're sorry, but we can't -- and won't -- apologize.
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WASHINGTON, April 2 (UPI) -- The UPI think tank wrap-up is a daily digest covering opinion pieces, reactions to recent news events and position statements released by various think tanks. T

Under the Maple Leaf: War talk

TORONTO, March 27 (UPI) -- It was stinging criticism of Canada's position on the war in Iraq.
MARK BLANCHARD

Romney takes reigns in Mass.

BOSTON, Jan. 2 (UPI) -- Mitt Romney, a rising star in Republican national circles, was inaugurated Thursday as governor of Massachusetts with a vow to meet the state's fiscal crisis "head on." New Mexico and Michigan inaugurated new governors on New Year's Day, while 20 other st
DAVID D. HASKELL

Under the Maple Leaf:Sticks and stones...

TORONTO, Nov. 21 (UPI) -- Canada has harsh words for Bush. A case of cross-border name calling
MARK BLANCHARD

Canada challenges U.S. on deportation

MONTREAL, Oct. 17 (UPI) -- A dispute has flared up between the United States and Canada following the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service's deportation to Syria of a Canadian-Syrian dual citizen. Media reports Thursday said Maher Arar, a 32-year-old Syrian-born engineer, wa
MARTIN STONE

Canada set to boost defense budget,

MONTREAL, Oct. 1 (UPI) -- Canadian Prime Minister Jean Chretien has sent signals that for the first time since he took office nine years ago, he will address chronic underfunding in Cana
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WAP2001041010 - 10 APRIL 2001 - WASHINGTON, DC, USA: Former Massachusets Governor Paul Cellucci speaks with reporters outside the White House in Washington, DC on April 10, 2001 after being sworn in as the United States Embassador to Canada. mk/Michael Kleinfeld UPI
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Argeo Paul Cellucci (born April 24, 1948) is an American politician and diplomat who served as the 69th Governor of Massachusetts and US Ambassador to Canada.

Cellucci was born in Hudson, Massachusetts into an Italian-American political family and graduated from Boston College and Boston College Law School and the private Hudson Catholic High School. He and his wife Jan have two daughters, Kate and Anne (who is married to a Canadian hockey player, Craig Adams). He served in the United States Army Reserve from 1970 to 1978.

He is a Republican, and holds the distinction of never having lost an election over his three decades in elected office in overwhelmingly Democratic Massachusetts. He served as a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives from 1977 to 1985. He then became a member of the Massachusetts Senate, serving from 1985 to 1991. From 1991 to 1999 he was Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, becoming the Acting Governor of Massachusetts in 1997 upon the resignation of William Weld.

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