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Gold bar, cash in box for alarm clock won at hospital fundraiser

TORONTO, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- A 70-year-old Toronto woman said she was shocked to find a $6,600 gold bar and $9,495 in cash inside the box for a clock she won at a hospital fundraiser.

UPI Thoroughbred Racing Roundup

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

UPI Thoroughbred Racing Roundup

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

UPI Thoroughbred Racing Roundup

Wrap-up of Thoroughbred stakes action.
ROBERT KIECKHEFER, UPI Racing Writer
Curlin draws 12th slot Dubai World Cup

Curlin draws 12th slot Dubai World Cup

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, March 26 (UPI) -- Curlin, last year's Horse of the Year, drew the No. 12 post position for Saturday's $6 million Dubai World Cup.

Canada upholds satellite radio licenses

OTTAWA, Sept. 10 (UPI) -- The Canadian government has upheld a regulatory ruling awarding licenses to three satellite radio companies.

Haywood Sullivan dies

FORT MYERS, Fla., Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Haywood Sullivan, the former co-owner and general manager of the Boston Red Sox who was blamed for the departure of Carlton Fisk, died Wednesday. He was 72.

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A roundup of top sports stories.

Lowe has cancer surgery

BOSTON, Jan. 17 (UPI) -- Instead of receiving his awards at the Boston Baseball Writers dinner Thursday night, Derek Lowe was home in Florida, recovering from skin cancer surgery.

Fenway Park tribute to Ted Williams

BOSTON, July 22 (UPI) -- Fans and friends but not family gathered Monday at Fenway Park to celebrate the life and accomplishments of Boston Red Sox baseball great Ted Williams. The "greatest hitter who ever lived" died July 5 at the age of 83.
DAVE HASKELL

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Blues singer Blind Lemon Jefferson was born this day in 1897 in Wortham, Texas.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Jazz singer Helen Merrill was born this day in 1929 in New York City. Possessed of a soft, smoky voice and sophisticated sense of harmony, she sang in the late 1940s with Charlie Parker, Miles Davis, Bud Powell and J-J Johnson. Merrill's first album, reco
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International
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