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UPI Almanac for Friday, Jan. 31, 2014.
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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2012.
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Musical benefit raised $1 million for MPTF

Musical benefit raised $1 million for MPTF

HOLLYWOOD, Oct. 16 (UPI) -- A benefit for the Motion Picture-and-Television Fund in Los Angeles raised $1 million to aid members of the entertainment industry, organizers said.
Carol Channing releases new CD

Carol Channing releases new CD

NEW YORK, July 28 (UPI) -- U.S. entertainer Carol Channing is on the promotion trail for her latest CD, "For Heaven's Sake," a collection of childhood favorites her father taught her.

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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Jan. 31, 2008.
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Fancy dress stolen from Carol Channing

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 15 (UPI) -- A thief apparently didn't know he was getting Tony Award-winning actress Carol Channing's $150,000 dress when he snatched her luggage at a Los Angeles hotel.

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UPI almanac for Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2007.
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Abdul to be named 'Woman of the Year'

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 10 (UPI) -- The Nevada Ballet Theatre has named pop star and "American Idol" judge Paula Abdul as their 2007 "Woman of the Year," TMZ.com reported.

The Dynasty divas are back in 'Legends'

TORONTO, Aug. 3 (UPI) -- It may be 17 years since "Dynasty" went off the air, but the primetime prima donnas' battle resumes when Joan Collins and Linda Evans reunite on the stage.

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Today is Tuesday, Jan. 31, the 31st day of 2006 with 334 to follow.
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Today is Monday, Jan. 31, the 31st day of 2005 with 334 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Saturday, Jan. 31, the 31st day of 2004 with 335 to follow.

Liza's ex-hubby-to-be claims she beat him

NEW YORK, Oct. 22 (UPI) -- Liza Minnelli's soon-to-be ex-husband has accused the entertainer in a New York lawsuit of flying into alcohol-induced rages and beating him severely.

Hollywood Digest

NBC has tied up "ER" through 2006, and CBS has agreed to a big-money deal with the star of "Everybody Loves Raymond," according to a report in Daily Variety.
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ROGER MOORE IN SICK BAY
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People

The popular duo Brooks & Dunn says the 2003 incarnation of its immensely successful "Neon Circus & Wild West Tour" will kick off in mid-April.
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The Almanac

Today is Friday, Jan. 31, the 31st day of 2003 with 334 to follow.
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Caricaturist Al Hirschfeld dies at age 99

NEW YORK, Jan. 20 (UPI) -- Al Hirschfeld, whose caricatures of the great and near-great of the theater were as entertaining as trying to find his daughter's name scribbled among the lines, died Monday. He was 99.

'Forbidden Broadway' spoofs the hit shows

NEW YORK, July 2 (UPI) -- The 20th anniversary "Forbidden Broadway" revue spoofs hit theater shows with lambasting wit and uproarious satire that its creator and author, Gerard Alessandrini, finds more difficult to sustain with each production.
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The Almanac

Today is Thursday, Jan. 31, the 31st day of 2002 with 334 to follow. The moon is waning, moving toward its last quarter.
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