Headlines

Former VP Walter Mondale recovering after heart surgery

ROCHESTER, Minn., Feb. 13 (UPI) -- Former U.S. Vice President Walter Mondale, whose wife died this month, was recovering after heart surgery at the Mayo Clinic, hospital officials say.
Bill Clinton: Joan Mondale was a 'singular American'

Bill Clinton: Joan Mondale was a 'singular American'

WASHINGTON, Feb. 4 (UPI) -- Former President Bill Clinton joined a chorus of past and current leaders remembering Joan Mondale, the wife of former Vice President Walter Mondale.
Gabrielle Levy
Joan Mondale, wife of former vice president, dies

Joan Mondale, wife of former vice president, dies

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 3 (UPI) -- Joan Mondale, the wife of former U.S. Vice President Walter Mondale known for her advocacy of the arts, died Monday in a Minneapolis hospice, her family said.

Joan Mondale, wife of former vice president, enters hospice

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 2 (UPI) -- Joan Mondale, wife of former U.S. Vice President Walter Mondale, has entered hospice care with her family saying Sunday her time was running short.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014.
By United Press International
Obama eulogizes Tom Foley at Capitol memorial service

Obama eulogizes Tom Foley at Capitol memorial service

WASHINGTON, Oct. 29 (UPI) -- President Obama eulogized former U.S. House Speaker Tom Foley Tuesday as a hard worker with "deep integrity" and a "powerful intellect."

Former President Jimmy Carter adviser Bert Lance dies

CALHOUN, Ga., Aug. 16 (UPI) -- Bert Lance, Jimmy Carter's close friend and adviser who faced bank fraud accusations, has died, the former president confirmed. He was 82.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Friday, July 19, 2013.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Friday, July 12, 2013.
By United Press International

The Issue: Ex-VP Mondale: FISA needs overhaul

The use of unmanned aircraft to carry out targeted killings is attractive because few U.S. lives are at risk, but increased use of unmanned aircraft to carry out targeted killing because few U.S. lives are at risk could lead U.S. decision-makers down a slippery slope.
NICOLE DEBEVEC, United Press International

Max Kampelman, lawyer and diplomat, dies

WASHINGTON, Jan. 29 (UPI) -- U.S. Vice President Joe Biden Tuesday praised the late Ambassador Max Kampelman as a champion of human rights and a reduction in the number of nuclear weapons.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013.
By United Press International
Letterman reads 'October Surprises' Top 10

Letterman reads 'October Surprises' Top 10

NEW YORK, Oct. 25 (UPI) -- David Letterman poked fun at election season on "Late Show" in New York by reading a Top 10 list called "Lame October Surprises."
McGovern called man of convictions

McGovern called man of convictions

SIOUX FALLS, S.D., Oct. 21 (UPI) -- President Obama led the tributes to former Sen. George McGovern, who died Sunday at the age of 90.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Thursday, July 19, 2012.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Thursday, July 12, 2012.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Monday, March 26, 2012.
By United Press International
Gingrich gets own 'Late Show' Top 10

Gingrich gets own 'Late Show' Top 10

NEW YORK, Jan. 6 (UPI) -- David Letterman dedicated a "Late Show" Top 10 list to U.S. presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012.
By United Press International
Friends, family say goodbye to Ferraro

Friends, family say goodbye to Ferraro

WASHINGTON, March 31 (UPI) -- Friends and family said farewell to trailblazing politician Geraldine Ferraro during a private funeral service in New York Thursday.
Pioneering Rep. Geraldine Ferraro dies

Pioneering Rep. Geraldine Ferraro dies

BOSTON, March 26 (UPI) -- Geraldine Ferraro, who broke new ground as Walter Mondale's running mate in the 1984 U.S. presidential election, died Saturday of multiple myeloma. She was 75.
Mondale: Gingrich comments 'despicable'

Mondale: Gingrich comments 'despicable'

WASHINGTON, Oct. 12 (UPI) -- Former U.S. Vice President Walter Mondale Tuesday ripped into former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, saying his comments about the president were "despicable."

Landmark desegregation case judge dies

DULUTH, Minn., June 23 (UPI) -- Gerald W. Heaney, a federal appeals court judge who handed down landmark school desegregation decisions in a 40-year judicial career, has died.
Biden defends Obama's busy slate

Biden defends Obama's busy slate

EDINA, Minn., Oct. 16 (UPI) -- U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, featured guest at a Minnesota fundraiser, defended President Obama's busy schedule.
Mondale blasts McCain's VP pick

Mondale blasts McCain's VP pick

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn., Sept. 3 (UPI) -- Former U.S. Vice President Walter Mondale said Wednesday Republican presidential contender John McCain might have made a hasty vice presidential pick.
Prev
Page 1 of 5
x
Feedback