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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013.
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Anderson Cooper confirms he is gay

Anderson Cooper confirms he is gay

NEW YORK, July 2 (UPI) -- American broadcast journalist Anderson Cooper gave permission to The Daily Beast to publish an e-mail he wrote confirming he is gay.

Commentary: Hubris comeuppance

WASHINGTON, Sept. 23 (UPI) -- "Financial earthquakes, like real ones, are brutal reminders of the limits of the politician’s capacity to shape events," said one British editorial. Thousands of newspapers worldwide look askance at America. A sampling.
ARNAUD DE BORCHGRAVE, UPI Editor at Large

Feature: Bill Maher returns to HBO

LOS ANGELES, July 30 (UPI) -- Just in time for the 2004 presidential campaign season, "Real Time with Bill Maher" returns to HBO's schedule, delivering what has become one of the most popular commodities in contemporary entertainment: amusing, smart talk about substantive issues.
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

Ann Coulter, Professional Smartass

NEW YORK, Aug. 6 (UPI) -- I was looking for a bombshell in heels and a matched Donna Karan ensemble, but Ann Coulter showed up at the little Upper East Side cafe looking like she was hea
JOHN BLOOM, UPI Reporter-at-Large

Opinion: Knee-jerk journos get a scolding

LOS ANGELES, June 25 (UPI) -- It's hard to argue with the idea that mainstream media leans to the left.
CATHERINE SEIPP

Cathy's World: 'Malcolm In the Middle'

LOS ANGELES, May 7 (UPI) -- It's hard to imagine a series more anointed than "Malcolm in the Middle," a.k.a. "The Show That Saved Fox." The sitcom benefited from months of almost entirely positive word-of-mouth before its debut three years ago - it had originally been scheduled to p
CATHERINE SEIPP

In Sports from United Press International

A roundup of top sports stories.

Villanova suspends 12 players

VILLANOVA, Pa., March 8 (UPI) -- Villanova University announced Saturday that 12 members of the men's basketball team had been suspended after an internal inquiry into telephone access code vio

'Blog' trend provides virtual soapbox

WASHINGTON, Jan. 18 (UPI) -- Web logs, or "blogs," are proliferating across the Internet, providing individuals a soapbox on which to sound off on topics ranging from politics to pet care.
MARK HUFFMAN

Washington Agenda-General

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By United Press International

Think tanks wrap-up II

WASHINGTON, Sept. 11 (UPI) -- The UPI think tank wrap-up is a daily digest covering brief opinion pieces, reactions to recent news events and position statements released by various think tanks. This is the second of two wrap-ups for Sept. 11.

Cathy's World: Blogapalooza

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 7 (UPI) -- You know that the self-referential world of bloggers has reached some sort of critical mass when attacks on it are transformed into free advertising.
CATHERINE SEIPP

U.S. newspaper address cloning

U.S. newspaper editorial comment on human cloning.

UPI's Capital Comment for Jan. 29, 2002

WASHINGTON, Jan. 29 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- News, notes, political rumors, and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press Inter
By United Press International

Argentine disease for Euroland?

WASHINGTON, Jan. 9 (UPI) -- Side by side the stories appeared for most of the last week: the launch of the Euro, establishing a new single currency for the European Union, and the ending of the fixed link between the Argentine peso and the U.S. dollar.
JOHN O'SULLIVAN, UPI Editor-in-Chief
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