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UPI Almanac for Monday, July 15, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Sunday, July 15, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, July 15, 2008.
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UPI almanac for Sunday, July 15, 2007.

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Today is Saturday, July 15, the 196th day of 2006 with 169 to follow.
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Today is Friday, July 15, the 196th day of 2005 with 169 to follow.
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Today is Thursday, July 15, the 197th day of 2004 with 169 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, July 15, the 196th day of 2003 with 169 to follow.
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Book review: Curious ways to fight cancer

WASHINGTON, July 31 (UPI) -- If you are suffering from cancer, read this book, "Living Proof: A Medical Mutiny," by Michael Gearin-Tosh (Scribner, New York, $25, 331 pages).
MARTIN SIEFF

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Today is Monday, July 15, the 196th day of 2002 with 169 to follow.
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HOLLYWOOD, June 26 (UPI) -- The spirit of Father Ellwood (Bud) Kieser lives on with the 28th anniversary this week of the Humanitas Prizes.
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'Wing,' 'Iris' win Humanitas Prizes

LOS ANGELES, June 25 (UPI) -- A movie about an enduring love that survives debilitating disease, and a TV drama in which the president shakes his fist at God, took two of the top honors Tues
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

Humanitas Prize announces 2002 nominees

LOS ANGELES, June 10 (UPI) -- The screenwriters of "A Beautiful Mind," "I Am Sam" and "Iris" were named finalists Monday for the 28th Humanitas Prizes, awarded each year "to encourage, stimulate and sustain writers in their humanizing task and to give them the recognition they deserve
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

Thinking about Life: Iris on goodness

BOSTON, April 22 (UPI) -- Iris Murdoch's life story has been told in books written by her husband, John Bayley, and in a big biography by Peter Conradi; it is also the subject of a succe

Entertainment Today: Showbiz news

THE ACADEMY AWARDS A commercial hit about a schizophrenic math genius was the big winner at the 74th Academy Awards -- while Denzel Washington and Halle Berry made history ...
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'Mind,' Berry, Washington win top Oscars

LOS ANGELES, March 25 (UPI) -- A commercial hit about a schizophrenic math genius was the big winner at the 74th Academy Awards -- the same night Denzel Washington and Halle Berry made histor
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

'Mind,' Berry, Washington win top Oscars

LOS ANGELES, March 25 (UPI) -- A commercial hit about a schizophrenic math genius was the big winner at the 74th Academy Awards -- while Denzel Washington and Halle Berry made history by beco
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

Broadbent wins supporting actor Oscar

LOS ANGELES, March 24 (UPI) --

Will 'Moulin Rouge' make noise at Oscars?

LOS ANGELES, March 15 (UPI) -- "Moulin Rouge" is a sweet, sticky, gooey humongous sundae of a movie musical -- piled high with every topping in the case.
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

Entertainment Today: Showbiz news

BAFTA "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring" was the big winner at Sunday?s British Academy Film Awards in London -- picking up five awards, ...
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'Rings' wins best film BAFTA

LONDON, Feb. 25 (UPI) -- "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring" was the big winner Sunday, picking up five British Academy Film Awards including best film and the Orange aw

Oscar nominations generally run to form

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Feb. 12 (UPI) -- As usual, the announcement of the nominees for the Academy Awards provided a blend of fulfilled expectations, mild surprises and the occasional eyebrow-raising
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

Analysis: Hollywood values expressed

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 30 (UPI) -- Now that the major critics groups and Hollywood guilds have announced their nominees -- winners in some cases -- for top honors, it's time to evaluate the content of the movies they've declared to be the best of 2001, and see if their choices tell us anyt
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

Thinking About Life: Biographies

CAMBRIDGE, England, Dec. 31 (UPI) -- Biographies and autobiographies, as everyone knows, are written accounts of individual lives. Usually the subjects are human beings though some non-human animal
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