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2006-03-19 15:13:16

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Vice President Dick Cheney, a lightning rod for criticism about administration policies, on Sunday rejected the notion of resigning and said he would serve out his term. "I made sure both in 2000 and 2004 that the president had other options.

2006-02-17 15:16:31

By Jeff Franks CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (Reuters) - Texas lawyer Harry Whittington, bearing bruises and pockmarks from birdshot but considering himself lucky, prepared to leave the hospital on Friday and said the hunting incident in which Vice President Dick Cheney shot him was just an accident.

2006-02-17 14:46:13

By Jeff Franks CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (Reuters) - Texas lawyer Harry Whittington, bearing bruises and pockmarks from birdshot but considering himself lucky, prepared to leave the hospital on Friday and said the hunting incident in which Vice President Dick Cheney shot him was just an accident.

2006-02-16 20:52:58

By Jeff Franks CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (Reuters) - Local police cleared Vice President Dick Cheney of any wrongdoing in his weekend hunting mishap and closed the case on Thursday, saying no charges would be filed.

2006-02-16 16:47:39

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President George W. Bush said on Thursday he was satisfied with the explanation Vice President Dick Cheney gave about his accidental shooting of a fellow hunter. "I thought the vice president handled the issue just fine.

2006-02-16 15:39:39

By Steve Holland WASHINGTON (Reuters) - It was the shot heard around the world, and the chaotic aftermath has shone new light on the secretive nature of President George W. Bush's powerful, independent-minded vice president, Dick Cheney.

2006-02-15 19:28:09

By Steve Holland WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Vice President Dick Cheney took the blame on Wednesday for accidentally shooting a friend while bird hunting and said it was "one of the worst days of my life," but rejected criticism that he waited too long to make it public.

2006-02-16 07:13:30

By Paul J. Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - Vice President Dick Cheney told Fox News Channel in an exclusive interview Wednesday afternoon that he believed he properly handled the disclosure of his involvement in a hunting accident in Texas last week.

2006-02-15 19:25:56

By Steve Holland WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Vice President Dick Cheney took the blame on Wednesday for accidentally shooting a friend while bird hunting and said it was "one of the worst days of my life," but rejected criticism that he waited too long to make it public.

2006-02-15 14:02:06

By Jeff Franks CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (Reuters) - Vice President Dick Cheney planned to break his silence on Wednesday over the shooting of a Texas lawyer in a hunting accident, and his victim was described as doing well a day after suffering a minor heart attack.


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