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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013.
By United Press International

A look ahead at weekend horse racing

The big weekend events are at Parx Racing near Philadelphia -- a pair of 3-year-old events each worth $1 million.
ROBERT KIECKHEFER, UPI Racing Writer

UPI Thoroughbred Racing Roundup

Wrap-up of thoroughbred stakes action.
ROBERT KIECKHEFER, UPI Racing Writer
Can Derby winner Orb take next step to Triple Crown glory?

Can Derby winner Orb take next step to Triple Crown glory?

The final pieces are in place for Kentucky Derby winner Orb to take the second step toward winning the Triple Crown.
ROBERT KIECKHEFER, UPI Racing Writer

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Magic's Turkolu suspended for 20 games ... Indians ink ex-Boston pitcher Matsuzaka ... Lawyer guilty in death of Curry girlfriend ... 'Thug' remark sparks effort to fire regent ... Sports news from United Press International.

Lawyer guilty in death of Curry girlfriend

CHICAGO, Feb. 13 (UPI) -- A Chicago attorney has been convicted of fatally shooting an ex-girlfriend of former Chicago Bulls player Eddy Curry and their infant daughter, officials say.

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UPI Almanac for Monday, Sept. 24, 2012.
By United Press International

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011.
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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2008.
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Sports broadcaster Jim McKay dies at 86

MONKTON , Md., June 7 (UPI) -- Sports broadcasting great Jim McKay died Saturday of natural causes at his home in Monkton, Md., at the age of 86.

UPI Thoroughbred Racing Roundup

Wrap-up of thoroughbred stakes action.
ROBERT KIECKHEFER, UPI Racing Writer

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UPI Almanac for Monday, Sept. 24, 2007.
By United Press International

UPI Thoroughbred Racing Roundup

Wrap-up of Thoroughbred stakes action
ROBERT KIECKHEFER, UPI Racing Writer

The Almanac

Today is Sunday, Sept. 24, the 267th day of 2006 with 98 to follow.
By United Press International

HBO original movie 'Life Support' now cast

NEW YORK, June 12 (UPI) -- A star-studded TV cast has joined Queen Latifah in the HBO original movie "Life Support."

Andrew Heyward out at CBS News

NEW YORK, Oct. 26 (UPI) -- CBS News President Andrew Heyward is out after 24 years with the Eye Network and being replaced by the Sports division's Sean McManus. McManus will run both the news and sports divisions starting Nov. 7, The Hollywood Reporter said Wednesday.

The Almanac

Today is Saturday, Sept. 24, the 267th day of 2005 with 98 to follow.
By United Press International

UPI Thoroughbred Racing Roundup

Wrap-up of Thoroughbred stakes action.
ROBERT KIECKHEFER, UPI Racing Writer

The Almanac

Today is Friday, Sept. 24, the 268th day of 2004 with 98 to follow.
By United Press International

UPI Thoroughbred Racing Roundup

Wrapup of Thoroughbred racing action.
ROBERT KIECKHEFER, UPI Racing Writer

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, Sept. 24, the 267th day of 2003 with 98 to follow.
By United Press International

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IN TRIBUTE TO ROONE ARLEDGE
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Roone Arledge of ABC News dies at age 71

NEW YORK, Dec. 5 (UPI) -- Roone Arledge, chairman and long-time president of ABC News, died in New York Thursday of complications from cancer, the network announced. He was 71.

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Today is Tuesday, Sept. 24, the 267th day of 2002 with 98 to follow.
By United Press International

People

REMEMBERING JOHN FRANKENHEIMER
DENNIS DAILY, United Press International
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