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UPI Almanac for Thursday, July 19, 2012.
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Xi in D.C., meets former U.S. officials

Xi in D.C., meets former U.S. officials

WASHINGTON, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Vice President Xi Jinping, tipped to become China's next leader, began his U.S. visit meeting with former top U.S. officials.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Saturday, July 19, 2008.
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The Almanac

UPI almanac for Thursday, July 19, 2007.

ABC still editing 'The Path to 9/11'

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 8 (UPI) -- ABC is under fire to re-cut its miniseries based on the behind the scenes government running's pre-Sept. 11, after heated responses from Clinton supporters.

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Today is Wednesday, July 19, the 200th day of 2006 with 165 to follow.
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Berger, Scowcroft write on nation building

WASHINGTON, July 27 (UPI) -- Two former U.S. national security advisers say the United States must consider post-war reconstruction as much as military action in planning nation building.

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Today is Tuesday, July 19, the 200th day of 2005 with 165 to follow.
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Berger docs probe before grand jury

NEW YORK, Jan. 11 (UPI) -- Former Clinton aide Sandy Berger is under U.S. grand jury investigation for the removal of documents from the National Archives, the New York Post reports.

Berger resigns from Kerry campaign

WASHINGTON, July 21 (UPI) -- Amid a classified document scandal, former national security adviser Sandy Berger has resigned as adviser to U.S. Democratic presidential hopeful John Kerry.

9/11 Panel denies Berger probe damage

WASHINGTON, July 20 (UPI) -- The Sept. 11 commission said Tuesday its report would not be compromised by the alleged removal of classified documents from the national archive.

FBI probes classified document removal

WASHINGTON, July 20 (UPI) -- Former U.S. national security adviser Samuel "Sandy" Berger is being investigated by the FBI for removing classified documents from the National Archives.

Berger steps aside as adviser to Kerry

WASHINGTON, July 20 (UPI) -- Clinton administration national security adviser Sandy Berger withdrew from an advisory position in the Kerry campaign Tuesday amid continued controversy.

White House refuses comment on Berger

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, July 20 (UPI) -- The White House refused Tuesday to comment on reports Clinton's national security adviser Sandy Berger illegally took documents from the National Archives.

Gergen on Berger: 'Innocent' actions

WASHINGTON, July 20 (UPI) -- A former colleague said Tuesday Clinton national security adviser Sandy Berger only took copies of documents from the National Archives.

Freeh: FBI communicated about terror

WASHINGTON, April 13 (UPI) -- Former FBI Director Louis Freeh told the Sept. 11 Commission Tuesday he had ample contact with both the Clinton and Bush administrations.

9/11 panel to hear of gaps in air security

WASHINGTON, May 21 (UPI) -- The commission set up to investigate the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks will hear evidence Thursday that the nation's aviation security system remains seriously flawed, more than a year and a half after terrorists killed about 3,000 people by hijacking planes

Analysis: Bush faces big test Tuesday

WASHINGTON, Jan. 27 (UPI) -- When President George W. Bush mounts the podium in the House of Representatives Tuesday night to give his annual State of the Union address, he'll do so with a legacy of his first such appearance hanging heavy over the nation.
RICHARD TOMKINS, UPI White House Correspondent

Analysis: Bush's State of Union address

The following is a series of reports by UPI writers on President Bush's State of the Union address on Tuesday, Jan. 28.
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North Korea's admission it is continuing to pursue nuclear weapons in violation of its 1994 agreement with the United States was a "serious violation" of non-proliferation accords, the White House says.
ALEX CUKAN, United Press International

Former FBI director defends tenure

WASHINGTON, Oct. 8 (UPI) -- Former FBI Director Louis Freeh defended the FBI Tuesday against charges that it had failed to take domestic terrorism seriously before Sept. 11, 2001, telling

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CIA memoir tells all

WASHINGTON, Jan. 18 (UPI) -- For a supposedly secret organization, the CIA produces a lot of memoirs.
MARTIN WALKER, Chief International Correspondent