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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Monday, Oct. 17, 2011.
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Clay Felker of New York magazine dies

NEW YORK, July 1 (UPI) -- Clay Felker, the founder of New York magazine and an editor credited with inventing a new type of urban publication, died Tuesday at his home in Manhattan.

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UPI almanac for Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2007.
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Expert doubts 'Son of Sam' remorse

NEW YORK, Aug. 21 (UPI) -- The New York killer known as "Son of Sam" is incapable of feeling regret despite his latest attempt at forgiveness, a criminal expert says.

The Almanac

UPI almanacs for Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2006.
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The Almanac

Today is Monday, Oct. 17, the 290th day of 2005 with 75 to follow.
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The Almanac

The weekly UPI Almanac package for Oct. 17-23, 2005.
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USA to air 'Ring of Fire' commercial-free

NEW YORK, March 10 (UPI) -- USA Network will premiere "Ring of Fire: The Emile Griffith Story" without commercial interruption, the New York-based cable channel said Thursday.

Watercooler Stories

Comedian criticized for Clay Aiken joke ... Science finds best time for love and labor ... Company makes shark-repelling surfboards ... Jimmy Breslin writes last Newsday column ... Watercooler stories from UPI.
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Jimmy Breslin writes last Newsday column

NEW YORK, Nov. 3 (UPI) -- New York Newsday columnist Jimmy Breslin abruptly ended his career Election Day with a piece that wrongly called the election for John Kerry.

The Almanac

Today is Sunday, Oct. 17, the 291st day of 2004 with 75 to follow.
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Wasserstein beats Zuckerman for city mag

NEW YORK, Dec. 17 (UPI) -- A top Wall Street deal maker has outfoxed his rivals to gain control of New York Magazine, the New York Times reported Wednesday.

The Almanac

Today is Friday, Oct. 17, the 290th day of 2003 with 75 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Thursday, Oct. 17, the 290th day of 2002 with 75 to follow.
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Joe Bob's America:Crime Lite in Washington

NEW YORK, June 10 (UPI) -- Here are some headlines you'll never see in The Washington Post:
JOE BOB BRIGGS

Feature: The Sun also rises

NEW YORK, April 30 (UPI) -- There can never be enough newspapers in the world, which is why I was stunned, excited, and, hell, GRATEFUL to hear that a bunch of crazy millionaires were laun
JOHN BLOOM

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, Oct. 17, the 290th day of 2001 with 75 to follow.
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