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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Saturday, July 20, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Friday, July 20, 2012.
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Lawyer's Hemingway contest motion denied

Lawyer's Hemingway contest motion denied

TAMPA, Fla., June 29 (UPI) -- A Florida judge denied a lawyer's motion to delay a murder-for-hire trial so the attorney could participate in an Ernest Hemingway look-alike contest.

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UPI Almanac for Sunday, July 20, 2008.
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Hepburn documents go to NY library

NEW YORK, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- The estate of actress Katharine Hepburn has given the New York Public Library a treasure trove of letters, journals and photos chronicling her theater career.

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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2007.
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UPI almanac for Friday, July 20, 2007.

Critics dub 'Coast of Utopia' best play

NEW YORK, May 7 (UPI) -- The New York Drama Critics' Circle has named Tom Stoppard's play "The Coast of Utopia" the best of the 2006-07 season.

Model, poets form unusual pop sensation

PARIS, Jan. 20 (UPI) -- Former Italian supermodel Carla Bruni has embraced the writings of poets to become the next likely European pop music sensation, a report out of Paris says.

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, Aug. 22, the 234th day of 2006 with 131 to follow.
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Today is Thursday, July 20, the 201st day of 2006 with 164 to follow.
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Watercooler Stories

Search is on for historic naval vessel ... Parishioners told to stop kneeling ... Hefty Indian diamond heads for auction ... Pardon her dust: Author's ashes to move? ... Watercooler stories from UPI.
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Pardon her dust: Author's ashes to move?

BALTIMORE, May 28 (UPI) -- The NAACP is deciding whether to move from Baltimore to Washington, and fans of author Dorothy Parker are wondering if her remains will be moved as well.

The Almanac

Today is Monday, Aug. 22, the 234th day of 2005 with 131 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, July 20, the 201st day of 2005 with 164 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Sunday, Aug. 22, the 235th day of 2004 with 131 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, July 20, the 202nd day of 2004 with 164 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Friday, Aug. 22, the 234th day of 2003 with 131 to follow.
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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

The Almanac

Today is Sunday, July 20, the 201st day of 2003 with 164 to follow.
By United Press International

Commentary: Hepburn -- a mind of her own

WASHINGTON, July 1 (UPI) -- Improbable as it may seem, Katharine Hepburn was briefly considered for the role of the sexual, coquettish Scarlett O'Hara in the movie version of "Gone With th
ROLAND FLAMINI, UPI Senior Writer

Katharine Hepburn dies at 96

HARTFORD, Conn., June 29 (UPI) -- Katharine Hepburn, a strong, no-nonsense woman who emerged as a movie star in an era when the most admired actresses were glamour goddesses, won great respect i

Rock News Two: The week in pop

Phish is set to treat its fans with a reunion after a two-year break during which various members did a lot of playing with a variety of other musicians.
JOHN SWENSON, United Press International
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