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'Honest shoppers' took goods, left cash at unlocked store

PATERSON, N.J., Aug. 28 (UPI) -- Managers at a New Jersey store are praising some "honest shoppers" who came into the store when it was supposed to be closed and paid for their purchases.

Colo. police arrest person of interest in Clements killing

COLORADO SPRINGS, April 12 (UPI) -- Police say they've arrested a second possible person of interest in the slaying of Colorado prisons chief Tom Clements.

Suspect in Clements shooting arrested

COLORADO SPRINGS, April 5 (UPI) -- A member of a white supremacist group was arrested Friday in connection with the shooting death of Colorado prisons chief Tom Clements, police said.
What heat exhaustion looks like

What heat exhaustion looks like

MELROSE PARK, Ill., July 22 (UPI) -- With the U.S. heatwave ongoing and many major cities experiencing temperature in triple digits, a doctor explains what heat exhaustion looks like.

Columbia says professor plagiarized

NEW YORK, Feb. 21 (UPI) -- Columbia University's Teachers College says one of its professors plagiarized the writings of a former colleague and two former students.

Order extended against Bullock stalker

LOS ANGELES, June 1 (UPI) -- A Los Angeles Superior Court judge has ordered a man accused of stalking actress Sandra Bullock to stay at least 200 feet away from her through June 2009.

Actress says she still fears stalker

LOS ANGELES, May 22 (UPI) -- Actress Sandra Bullock has asked the Los Angeles Superior Court to extend its restraining order against stalker Thomas James Weldon IV.

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Jack, Jessica top British names for 2005

LONDON, Dec. 23 (UPI) -- Jack remains the most popular boy's name in Britain, although it is starting to slip, while Jessica has ousted Emily at the top of the girl's list.

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Brits make Jack & Emily top baby names

LONDON, Jan. 5 (UPI) -- In what could be a new British tradition, the names of Jack and Emily retained their standing as the most-often-given names to babies born in 2004.
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Thomas James (c. 1573 – August 1629) was an English librarian, first librarian of the Bodleian Library, Oxford.

James became a fellow of New College, Oxford in 1593. In 1602, his wide knowledge of books, together with his skill in deciphering manuscripts and detecting literary forgeries, secured him the post of librarian to the library newly-founded by Sir Thomas Bodley at Oxford.

At the same time, he was made rector of St Aldate's Church, Oxford. In 1605, he compiled a classified catalogue of the books in the Bodleian Library, but in 1620 substituted for it an alphabetical catalogue. The arrangement in 1610, whereby the Stationers' Company undertook to supply the Bodleian with every book published, was James's suggestion. Ill health compelled him to resign his post in 1620, and he died at Oxford in August 1629.

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