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UPI Almanac for Saturday, July 13, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Sunday, March 3, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Friday, July 13, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Saturday, March 3, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Sunday, July 13, 2008.
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UPI Almanac for Monday, March 3, 2008.
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UPI almanac for Friday, July 13, 2007.

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UPI almanac for Thursday, March 15, 2007.
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UPI almanac for Saturday, March 3, 2007.
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Today is Thursday, July 13, the 194th day of 2006 with 171 to follow.
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Today is Wednesday, March 15, the 74th day of 2006 with 291 to follow.
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Today is Friday, March 3, the 62nd day of 2006 with 303 to follow.
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Former WorldCom accountant gets hard time

NEW YORK, Aug. 5 (UPI) -- A New York judge Friday sentenced a former WorldCom accountant to five months behind bars for her part in the company's accounting fraud.

Ebbers parting with fortune to settle suit

NEW YORK, June 30 (UPI) -- WorldCom Inc. founder Bernard Ebbers, facing life in prison for the world's biggest corporate fraud, is turning over nearly all his assets to burned investors.

People write on behalf of Bernard Ebbers

NEW YORK, June 11 (UPI) -- More than 170 people have written letters on behalf of Bernard Ebbers, the former head of WorldCom, who faces life in prison for conspiracy and fraud.

Ebbers testimony cause of WorldCom verdict

NEW YORK, March 15 (UPI) -- The decision by former WorldCom head Bernard Ebbers to testify may have cost him the verdict, a former assistant U.S. attorney told UPI Tuesday.

Bernie Ebbers' 'Aw Shucks' defense flops

NEW YORK, March 15 (UPI) -- A New York jury Tuesday convicted Bernard Ebbers, former head of WorldCom, of a key role in an $11 billion bankruptcy, the Wall Street Journal said.

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Today is Thursday, March 3, the 62nd day of 2005 with 303 to follow.
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Bernie Ebbers trial begins Tuesday in NYC

NEW YORK, Jan. 18 (UPI) -- Bernard Ebbers, the man central to the largest ever bankruptcy, is on trial in New York, his fortunes and status as broken as those of the company he founded.

Bernie Ebbers gets delay of day in court

NEW YORK, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Bernard Ebbers, the former head of WorldCom, has been given more time to prepare a defense against charges he engineered the largest U.S. accounting fraud.

Stewart not sole top exec to face music

WASHINGTON, April 5 (UPI) -- Long before media empress Martha Stewart was convicted of conspiracy to cover up her sale of a stock, many of her supporters were ostensibly irked -- particular
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Ex-WorldCom executives indicted

WASHINGTON, March 2 (UPI) -- A federal grand jury in New York Tuesday indicted two former top executives of telecommunications giant WorldCom on securities charges.

Ex WorldCom chief pleads innocent to fraud

OKLAHOMA CITY, Sept. 3 (UPI) -- Former WorldCom Inc. Chairman Bernard Ebbers pleaded innocent Wednesday in an Oklahoma City court to 15 felony counts of fraud.

Oklahoma sues MCI, Ebbers and others

OKLAHOMA CITY, Aug. 27 (UPI) -- Oklahoma's attorney general filed criminal charges against MCI, its former chief executive and five others Wednesday over an $11 billion accounting fraud.

WorldCom CEO post opens yet again

CLINTON, Miss., Sept. 10 (UPI) -- Bankrupt telecom giant WorldCom Inc. said Tuesday it would seek a new chief executive officer to replace the current CEO, John Sidgmore. In a statement, WorldCom said Sidgmore's tenure was never meant to be permanent. He took over in April after company c
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