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local, national, international, or technical organization that gathers and distributes news, usually for newspapers, periodicals, and broadcasters. Evolution of News Agencies
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Entrants should send their poems to Local Poem, United Press Ltd, Admail 3735, London, EC1B 1JB.
To enter, send the poem to Local Poem, United Press Ltd, Admail 3735, London, EC1B 1JB before December 31.
Carey, 53, teaches photojournalism at Gardner-Webb University in Boiling Springs, N.C., and has done freelance work for United Press International several times a year since the early 1990s.
According to United Press International, pilots at British Airways would have to give a week's notice before taking industrial action.
To enter this year's competition, send three poems on any subject, up to 20 lines and 160 words long, to United Press, Admail 3735, London, EC1B 1JB by June 30 or visit www.unitedpress.co.uk
He joined the New York Daily News in 1976 after 14 years with the United Press International in London, Rome, the Congo and elsewhere in Africa, New York and Detroit.
Marines who swarmed from landing boats one dark dawn to storm Guadalcanal was Robert Miller, United Press correspondent.
SHANGHAI, CHINA -- Chinese scientists say they have developed a recycling and recovery technology designed for the disposal of printed circuit boards, according to the United Press International.
According to United Press International, Johnson decided to auction the character's identity in order to help pay his bills.
He yanked out his own pistol and shot Edney in the jaw, said United Press International.
Neil Kelley's poem Dreams earned him the top prize in the United Press contest, which received thousands of entries from across the country.
Since 1986 he has lived in Venezuela, where he was editor of United Press International and director of the monthly magazine Question.

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