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Acclaimed actor Paul Winfield dies at 62

LOS ANGELES, March 9 (UPI) -- Oscar-nominated actor Paul Winfield, known for his versatile TV, film and stage roles, has died in Los Angeles from a heart attack. He was 62.

Acclaimed actor Paul Winfield dies at 62

LOS ANGELES, March 9 (UPI) -- Oscar-nominated actor Paul Winfield, known for his versatile TV, film and stage roles, has died in Los Angeles from a heart attack. He was 62.

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, Aug. 20, the 232nd day of 2003 with 133 to follow.
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Tyson blows $300 million, blames others

NEW YORK, Aug. 5 (UPI) -- It could be all of those blows to the head but Mike Tyson says his $300 million bankruptcy isn't his fault.

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Kobe Bryant says sex assault didn't happen ... Armstrong takes lead in Tour de France ... Els posts five-shot win at Scottish Open ... Don King's bodyguard sues Mike Tyson

Don King's bodyguard sues Mike Tyson

NEW YORK, July 13 (UPI) -- A bodyguard for boxing promoter Don King has filed suit against Mike Tyson, claiming the former heavyweight champion punched him in the face.

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

Today's birthdays include band leader Horace Heidt, born in 1901; Thomas "Fats" Waller in 1904; singer Dennis Day in 1917; Ronald Isley of the Isley Brothers, who was born in 1941 (age 62); Animals guitarist Hilton Valentine in 1943 (age 60)...
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Mayorga-Forrest rematch set for July 12

LAS VEGAS, May 20 (UPI) -- Vernon Forrest will have a chance to avenge the only loss of his career when he meets WBC and WBA welterweight champion Ricardo Mayorga on July 12.

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

The weekly UPI Today in Music package for May 17-23.
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HIGHLANDS, N.C., Jan. 9 (UPI) -- Three Anti-Endorsements

Report: Lewis ready to fight in April

LONDON, Dec. 20 (UPI) -- After balking at meeting Ukrainian Vitali Klitschko last week, WBC heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis apparently is set for the bout.

Byrd decisions Holyfield

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., Dec. 15 (UPI) -- Evander Holyfield's quest for a share of the heavyweight crown ended in defeat Saturday night as he was outboxed by unheralded Chris Byrd for the vacant IBF hea

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

Today's birthdays include longtime "American Bandstand" host Dick Clark, often called "the world's oldest teenager," who was born in 1929 (age 73); Paul Stookey of Peter Paul and Mary in 1937 (age 65); Ten Years After bassist Leo Lyons in 1943 (age 59); G
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Today in Music: a look back at pop music

The weekly UPI Today in Music package for Nov. 30-Dec. 6.
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Jones no-show at fight announcement

NEW YORK, Nov. 7 (UPI) -- Trying to fill a vacant title, boxing promoter Don King had to deal with a noticeable vacancy Thursday as he announced plans for a heavyweight doubleheader feat

Commentary: Joe Bob's week in review

NEW YORK, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Reviewing the news, tongue-in-cheek.
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Today in Music: a look back at pop music

Today's birthdays include jazz musician Fats Navarro, born in 1923; actor/singer Anthony Newley, who was born in 1931 (age 71); Linda McCartney, Paul's late wife, in 1942; and Gerry Marsden of Gerry and the Pacemakers in 1942 (age 60).
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Today in Music: a look back at pop music

The weekly package of Today in Music for Sept. 21-27.
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Today in Music: a look back at pop music

The weekly Today in Music package for Sept. 21-27.
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The Vegas Guy: Boxing very good to Vegas

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Last Saturday's thrilling fight between Oscar De La Hoya and Fernando Vargas was another bonanza for the Las Vegas sports books, even though -- as usual -- quit
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The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, Aug. 20, the 232nd day of 2002 with 133 to follow.
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