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The almanac

UPI Almanac for Friday, July 19, 2013.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Thursday, July 19, 2012.
By United Press International

Man who crossed oceans, dead at 74

HENDERSON, Nev., Feb. 19 (UPI) -- John Fairfax, the man who traversed the Atlantic and Pacific oceans by rowboat, has died at the age of 74 in his Henderson, Nev., home.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Saturday, July 19, 2008.
By United Press International

The Almanac

UPI almanac for Thursday, July 19, 2007.

Murdoch aquires Vogue Australia

SYDNEY, Nov. 26 (UPI) -- Rupert Murdoch, media mogul and owner of News Corp., has bought Vogue Australia in a deal reported to be worth $180 million.

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, July 19, the 200th day of 2006 with 165 to follow.
By United Press International

Trade Me sells for $463 million

WELLINGTON, New Zealand, March 6 (UPI) -- Australian media company John Fairfax Holdings has bought New Zealand's top Internet auction site, Trade Me, for $463 million.

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, July 19, the 200th day of 2005 with 165 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Monday, July 19, the 201st day of 2004 with 165 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Saturday, July 19, the 200th day of 2003 with 165 to follow.
By United Press International

A Blast from the Past

Today is July 19.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Friday, July 19, the 200th day of 2002 with 165 to follow.
By United Press International

A Blast from the Past

Today is July 15.
By United Press International

Executive Business Briefing

Here is a look at Thursday's top business stories:

Executive Business Briefing

Here is a look at Thursday's top business stories:

Executive Business Briefing

Here is a look at Thursday's top business stories:

Executive Business Briefing

Here is a look at Wednesday's top business stories:

Executive Business Briefing

Here is a look at Thursday's top business stories:

Aussie chief executives duck for cover

SYDNEY, Nov. 20 (UPI) -- It's annual meeting time, and in austere halls around Australia, shareholders have signalled it's open season on the company boards and executives of some of the nation's biggest corporations. They're under fire like never before.
STEPHEN SHELDON, UPI Business Correspondent
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