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'42' tops DVD and Blu-ray sales chart

'42' tops DVD and Blu-ray sales chart

LOS ANGELES, July 29 (UPI) -- "42," the Jackie Robinson bio-picture starring Chadwick Boseman and Harrison Ford, is the top-selling DVD in the United States, Rentrak announced Monday.

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UPI Almanac for Friday, July 5, 2013.
By United Press International

1963 Birmingham bombing victims to get Congressional Gold Medal

WASHINGTON, April 24 (UPI) -- The four young black girls killed in a 1963 bombing of the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Ala., are being honored by Congress.

'Oblivion' takes No. 1 spot at the box office

LOS ANGELES, April 21 (UPI) -- "Oblivion," starring Tom Cruise and Morgan Freeman, took the No. 1 spot at the weekend box office with $38.152 million in gross receipts.

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UPI Almanac for Monday, April 15, 2013
By United Press International

'42' opens at No. 1 in U.S.

LOS ANGELES, April 14 (UPI) -- "42," based on the life of baseball great Jackie Robinson, was No. 1 at the U.S. box office this weekend, opening to an estimated gross of $27.2 million.

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UPI Almanac for Thursday, April 11, 2013.
By United Press International

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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013.
By United Press International

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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012.
By United Press International

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UPI Almanac for Thursday, July 5, 2012.
By United Press International

N.J. Senate to vote on retiring Clemente No. 21

TRENTON, N.J., June 21 (UPI) -- The New Jersey Senate was expected to vote Thursday on a resolution urging Major League Baseball to retire Roberto Clemente's number.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Sunday, April 15, 2012.
By United Press International

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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, April 11, 2012.
By United Press International

Magic vows to restore Dodgers' greatness

LOS ANGELES, March 28 (UPI) -- New Los Angeles Dodgers co-owner Magic Johnson says he'll "do it right" as he and his partners attempt to rebuild the once-proud franchise into a winner.

Boyd: Pitched under influence of cocaine

FORT MYERS, Fla., Feb. 9 (UPI) -- Former Boston Red Sox pitcher Dennis "Oil Can" Boyd said he often was under the influence of cocaine while pitching.
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U.S. President George W. Bush applauds as Rachel Robinson, wife of Jackie Robinson, shakes hands with House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-CA, during a ceremony where baseball great Jackie Robinson was awarded a posthumous Congressional Gold Medal in the U.S. Capitol building in Washington on March 2, 2005. (UPI Photo/Roger L. Wollenberg)
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