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UPI Almanac for Friday, Aug. 23, 2013.
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Severe storm postpones Orlando PGA event

ORLANDO, Fla., March 24 (UPI) -- Severe weather blowing through Orlando, Fla., Sunday prompted tournament officials to delay the finish of the Arnold Palmer Invitational by one day.

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Syracuse records 38th straight home win ... Pacers rout New York with big first half ... Snow halts play at WGC match play ... Police: Josh Brent speeding before crash ... Sports news from United Press International.

Snow halts play at WGC match play

MARANA, Ariz., Feb. 20 (UPI) -- More than an inch of snow fell on the Golf Club at Dove Mountain Wednesday, halting the opening round of the Accenture Match Play Championship.

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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012.
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Pigeon fever found in Arkansas horses

LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Jan. 30 (UPI) -- Some horses in Arkansas have been diagnosed with pigeon fever, a usually non-fatal disease but one uncommon in the state, health officials say.

Play suspended at the Houston Open

HUMBLE, Texas, April 2 (UPI) -- Strong winds Thursday forced the suspension of the first round of the PGA Houston Open in Humble, Texas.

Raytheon to evaluate new assurance tech

TEWKSBURY, Mass., June 19 (UPI) -- California-based Teknowledge Corp. has contracted Raytheon to evaluate a new information assurance technology developed for the U.S. military.

Raytheon demos new circuits for COSMOS

TEWKSBURY, Mass., May 13 (UPI) -- U.S. company Raytheon says it has demonstrated a new high-performance military circuit grown from semiconductor compounds directly on silicon.

BAE wins new Bradley BATS training deal

ORLANDO, Fla., April 2 (UPI) -- BAE Systems said Tuesday it has won a $7 million U.S. Army contract to upgrade 34 Bradley vehicle training systems.

Raytheon wins radiation detection contract

TEWKSBURY, Mass., Dec. 21 (UPI) -- Raytheon has won a radiation detection contract from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

DoD names RRFC as 'trusted foundry'

ANDOVER, Mass., Aug. 28 (UPI) -- Raytheon Radio Frequency Components has been certified as a Department of Defense Category 1 Trusted Foundry.

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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Aug. 23, 2007.
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The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, Aug. 23, the 235th day of 2006 with 130 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, Aug. 23, the 235th day of 2005 with 130 to follow.
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Saturday talks fail to save NHL season ... Rain washes out play at PGA Nissan Open ... Stewart gets his first Busch victory ... McCullough has 2-shot lead in senior golf ... Sports from United Press International

Rain washes out play at PGA Nissan Open

PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif., Feb. 19 (UPI) -- Saturday's play at the PGA Nissan Open suspended as rain continued.

Mark Russell named to Buffalo Hall of Fame

BUFFALO, N.Y., Sept. 12 (UPI) -- Political satirist and Buffalo, N.Y.-native Mark Russell has been named to the Buffalo Broadcast Pioneers' Hall of Fame Class of 2004.

The Almanac

Today is Monday, Aug. 23, the 236th day of 2004 with 130 to follow.
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Four tied for lead at rainy Houston Open

HUMBLE, Texas, April 24 (UPI) -- Patrick Sheehan forged a four-way tie for the lead Saturday before third-round play was suspended at the $5 million Houston Open.

The Almanac

Today is Saturday, Aug. 23, the 235th day of 2003 with 130 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Friday, Aug. 23, the 235th day of 2002 with 130 to follow.
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