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Russia-Iraq Oil Ties Worry U.S.

September 3, 2002

MOSCOW (The Washington Post) — A convoy carrying Russian oil-drilling equipment arrived at the al-Waheed border crossing recently and passed from Syria into Iraq en route to the northern city of...

Powell call for inspectors renews confusion over White House’s Iraq policy

September 3, 2002

WASHINGTON (The Los Angeles Times) — In a new sign of disarray within the Bush administration on Iraq policy, Secretary of State Colin L. Powell on Sunday appeared to contradict Vice President Dick...

Harvard Law School to allow recruiting visits by military

September 3, 2002

The move, detailed to the school in a memo sent Friday by HLS Dean Robert C. Clark, came after the Air Force determined in May that the school's ban on employers who fail to adhere to a nondiscrimination...

Yudof’s compensation hinges on private funding

September 3, 2002

AUSTIN, Texas (U-WIRE) — University of Texas System Chancellor Mark Yudof's compensation package, the highest of any university administrator in the country, depends on the generosity of private...

No strike, but new stadiums still don’t top Legislature’s priorities

September 3, 2002

ABy Libby George and Andrew Pritchard lthough Major League Baseball players will not strike this year, the Twins may strike out if they ask the state Legislature for stadium funding again. Gubernatorial...

U football player killed after Minneapolis shooting

September 3, 2002

Brandon Hall, a University football player, was fatally shot Sunday in the early morning hours at the corner of 3rd Street and Hennepin Avenue in downtown Minneapolis. The 19-year-old redshirt freshman...

Feds mandate new biohazard inventory in U research labs

Courtney Lewis
August 26, 2002

The University is conducting an inventory of the toxins it holds on campus, following a mandate by the federal government looking to promote safe handling of toxins at universities nationwide. The mandate...

Spikers serve notice against top teams

Ben Goessling
August 26, 2002

Stanford volleyball coach John Dunning walked into the pressroom following his squad's win in the State Farm Volleyball Classic championship match on Saturday night and immediately asked for a bottle of...

U professor receives award for low-temperature physics research

Wendy Weisman
August 26, 2002

Last week in Japan, professor Allen M. Goldman, head of physics at the University's School of Physics and Astronomy, was awarded the Fritz London Memorial Prize. The award, regarded as the highest of its...

Lawmakers Widen Probe of Music Industry’s Accounting Practices

August 26, 2002

LOS ANGELES (The Los Angeles Times) - The California Senate has widened its probe of music industry accounting practices and is investigating whether major record companies defrauded artists out of royalties...