Latest Richard Nixon Stories

2008-07-24 06:01:05

By Carol Marbin Miller, The Miami Herald Jul. 24--He had an aunt who raised him from infancy whom he calls Mom. He had caseworkers and doctors and a high-ranking administrator from Florida's child welfare agency all working on his behalf.

2008-07-20 03:00:25

By Jason Noble, The Kansas City Star, Mo. Jul. 20--JEFFERSON CITY -- The Missouri attorney general's office Friday asked a judge to appoint a special assistant attorney general in the pending lawsuit against Gov. Matt Blunt over e-mail records.

2008-07-15 09:00:56

By Valerie Phillips Deseret News Utahn Kelsey Nixon offered up her last sound bites Sunday night for "The Next Food Network Star." The Brigham Young University graduate, one of the four remaining finalists, was sent packing from the reality series after guest judge Paula Deen commented that her entree portions were too small.

2008-07-15 06:00:57

By Carol Marbin Miller, The Miami Herald Jul. 15--A 15-year-old foster child who was removed from an organ transplant list because he lacked a stable home for recovery quietly received a new liver Sunday at Jackson Memorial Hospital and is recuperating well from the eight-hour procedure.

2008-07-08 09:01:10

Text of report in English by Seychelles Nation newspaper website on 5 July [Unattributed report: "Cares War on Drugs Gains Momentum"] Care [Campaign for Awareness, Resilience and Education] is mobilising people in all sectors of the community to be part of the war on drugs, Noella Gontier, the organization's director, has said.

2008-06-21 00:00:08

Hardware giant Cisco is seeking to hire a new UK and Ireland agency in what will be one of the most contested tech briefs of the year. The business is up for grabs after incumbent agency Brands2Life resigned the account.

2006-09-01 02:11:30

By Mike Collett-White VENICE (Reuters) - U.S. conservatives were outraged when country music band the Dixie Chicks criticized President George W. Bush. But a new documentary about John Lennon and his run-in with the Nixon administration over the Vietnam war suggests Bush got off lightly.

2006-08-28 17:49:03

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Former U.S. President Gerald Ford left the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota on Monday where he had been hospitalized for two weeks with coronary problems, his office said.

2006-07-26 15:58:15

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Former President Gerald Ford was released from a Colorado hospital on Wednesday, two days after he was admitted while suffering shortness of breath, a hospital spokesman said. Ford, 93, was released from Vail Valley Medical Center at about noon local time (2 p.m.

2006-07-26 13:24:13

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Former President Gerald Ford, 93, was admitted to a Colorado hospital for shortness of breath but was expected to be released on Wednesday, a hospital spokesman said. Ford was taken to Vail Valley Medical Center in Colorado on Monday afternoon, spokesman Scott Boie said.

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