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Plastic baby bottles may harm infants

TORONTO, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- A chemical used in many plastic baby bottles, bisphenol A, may pose health risks to infants, Canadian researchers said.

Former Alaska legislator gets six years

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Dec. 7 (UPI) -- A former Alaska state legislator was sentenced to six years in federal prison Friday for taking bribes in a case that has entangled U.S. Sen. Ted Stevens.

Alaska agency, DOJ coordinate on Veco case

JUNEAU, Alaska, Nov. 7 (UPI) -- The Alaska Public Offices Commission is coordinating with the U.S. Justice Department to probe what Veco Corp. illegally did to benefit Alaska politicians.

Son says money from lawmaker dad was clean

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- The son of an ex-Alaska state lawmaker testified his father gave him $8,000 legally, and denied the money was a bribe as two oil-services executives claimed.

Veco chairman, VP plead guilty to bribery

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, May 8 (UPI) -- Two top officers of an Alaska oil company responsible for much of the Exxon Valdez oil spill cleanup pleaded guilty to bribing four state legislators.

Oil co. execs guilty in corruption probe

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, May 7 (UPI) -- Two oil company executives Monday pleaded guilty in federal court to bribery and conspiracy in connection with a U.S. probe of political corruption in Alaska.

QB Schaub traded to Texans

HOUSTON, March 22 (UPI) -- Quarterback Matt Schaub was traded Thursday from the Atlanta Falcons to the Houston Texans for draft considerations, including a swap of first-round selections.

At least four officers shot in standoff

MIDLOTHIAN, Texas, Aug. 20 (UPI) -- At least four police officers were shot and wounded in a shootout with a suspect barricaded in an apartment in Midlothian, Texas, Sunday afternoon.

Tornadoes rake Illinois communities

CHICAGO, May 11 (UPI) -- Twisters generated by the same storm raked the Illinois communities of South Pekin and Lima hours apart late Saturday, with dozens of houses damaged and several

Midwest weather unstable again

OKLAHOMA CITY, May 10 (UPI) -- Athough twice-struck Oklahoma City appeared clear of the danger area Saturday night, the National Weather Service issued many tornado warnings from eastern Okla

New Oklahoma tornados spotted

OKLAHOMA CITY, May 9 (UPI) -- At least two tornados were spotted Friday night near Oklahoma City, including one that blew vehicles off highways at it cut across a northeast suburb at 30 miles per hour.

Under the Maple Leaf: Liberal gag order

TORONTO, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- John Manley's given the gag order.
MARK BLANCHARD

Rock News Two: The week in pop music

ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME The first generation of punk rockers joined Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, former teen idol Brenda Lee and soul singer Isaac Hayes in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2002 Monday night.
PENNY NELSON BARTHOLOMEW, United Press International

Rock News: Music's high and low notes

ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME The first generation of punk rockers joined Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, former teen idol Brenda Lee and soul singer Isaac Hayes in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2002 Monday night.
PENNY NELSON BARTHOLOMEW, United Press International
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SLP2003051310- EARTH CITY, Mo., May 13 (UPI) -- Longtime Los Angeles and St. Louis Rams public relations director Rick Smith (R) is hugged by assistant Duane Lewis on his last day of work at Rams Park in Earth City, Mo., on May 13, 2003. Smith, 64, a former newspaper reporter, has been involved with the NFL for over 26 years. bg/Bill Greenblatt UPI
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Richard David "Rick" Smith (born March 13, 1948 in Tallahassee, Florida) is an American football coach. He is currently the assistant head coach and secondary coach for the University of South Florida college football team.

Smith is a graduate of Florida State University.

Smith coached at Georgia Tech as head coach of the junior varsity team in 1977, then joined the staff at East Tennessee State University for the 1978 season before becoming a high school head coach. Smith then returned to Georgia Tech as linebackers coach in 1982 and as secondary and punters coach in 1983-1985. In 1986 Smith was the defensive backs coach for the University of Alabama and he held the same position at Baylor University from 1987 through 1989. From 1990 through 1995 Smith was the defensive backs coach at the University of Kentucky and became defensive coordinator there in 1996 under head coach Bill Curry. From 1997 through 1998 Smith was the defensive coordinator for Tulane University, which went undefeated in 1998. Smith then became defensive coordinator at the University of Cincinnati in 1999 and 2000. Smith returned to Kentucky as defensive backs coach in 2001. Smith then was the co-defensive coordinator at Louisiana Tech University in 2002 and 2003.

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