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Commentary: Communist boogeyman

Commentary: Communist boogeyman

WASHINGTON, Oct. 27 (UPI) -- Can the anti-capitalist “Occupy Wall Street” movement, now 2 months old split the Democrats as the Tea Party split the Republicans?
ARNAUD DE BORCHGRAVE, UPI Editor at Large

Commentary: Running on empty

WASHINGTON, Jan. 12 (UPI) -- Fiscal irresponsibility is now a calamitous cycle that poses a bigger threat than al-Qaida and its plans to attack the United States with a weapon of mass destruction. David Walker, the Paul Revere of a total economic and financial collapse on the present course, says the United States has a fiscal cancer "that is growing within us."
ARNAUD DE BORCHGRAVE, UPI Editor at Large

Tap dancer Jimmy Slyde dead at 80

BROCKTON, Mass., May 18 (UPI) -- Jimmy Slyde, a leading U.S. tap dancer during the big-band era, has died in Hanson, Mass. He was 80.

Pioneering atomic engineer dies at 95

SEATTLE, April 3 (UPI) -- Arthur "Pete" Peterson, an engineer who oversaw construction of the Chicago reactor where the first self-sustaining nuclear reaction took place, has died at 95.

Powell asked to push for Viet dissident

WASHINGTON, Sept. 30 (UPI) -- The Human Rights Committee of The National Academies has asked Secretary of State Colin Powell to raise the case of an imprisoned Vietnamese democracy advocate when the secretary meets with the visiting Vietnamese foreign minister on Wednesday.
LOU MARANO

UPI's Capital Comment for Feb. 4, 2003

WASHINGTON, Feb. 4 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- Daily news notes, political rumors and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press I

Janet Reno: I'm not a Senate candidate

MIAMI, Jan. 21 (UPI) -- Former Attorney General Janet Reno has no plans to run for the U.S. Senate despite speculation that she would enter the race if Sen. Bob Graham, D-Fla., decides

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