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Papa Johns probes Scottish Dumpster dough photo

EDINBURGH, Scotland, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Papa John's pizza said company officials are probing a photo posted online of a Scottish recycling Dumpster overflowing with pizza dough.
Photo of Papa John's dough explosion leads to #Doughmageddon on Twitter

Photo of Papa John's dough explosion leads to #Doughmageddon on Twitter

EDINBURGH, Scotland, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- A photo taken near a Papa John's was posted by Twitter user Ailsa Burn-Murdoch, and caused #Doughmageddon to trend on Twitter.
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Macaulay Culkin fronts a pizza-themed Velvet Underground tribute band

Macaulay Culkin fronts a pizza-themed Velvet Underground tribute band

Dec. 9 (UPI) -- Macaulay Culkin is onto his best project yet.
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Manning's Denver pizza shop robbed during Broncos' game

DENVER, Nov. 19 (UPI) -- A Denver pizza shop owned by Denver Broncos' quarterback Peyton Manning was robbed at gunpoint while Manning was playing, police said.
Papa John's CEO apologizes for delivery man's racist rant

Papa John's CEO apologizes for delivery man's racist rant

SANFORD, Fla., May 28 (UPI) -- Papa John's Chief Executive Officer John Schnatter apologized for a racist rant a delivery man left on a customer's voicemail in Sanford, Fla.

Jockstrip: The world as we know it.

Girl, 7, steals mom's car, goes for drive ... Canadian kept out of U.S. for Super Bowl ... Utah shuts down giant rope swing business ... Pizzeria robber lied about kids ... The world as we know it from UPI.

Pizzeria robber lied about kids

HELENA, Mont., Feb. 3 (UPI) -- Police in Montana say a man who broke down crying while trying to rob a pizza restaurant may have lied about wanting to support his wife and children.

Anti-'Obamacare' remarks may hurt brand

NEW YORK, Dec. 5 (UPI) -- Statements made by Papa John's chief executive officer and a major Applebee's franchise owner may have hurt their brand's reputation, U.S. brand experts say.
Forbes: Papa John's ACA cost, 5 cents

Forbes: Papa John's ACA cost, 5 cents

NEW YORK, Nov. 14 (UPI) -- The head of Papa John's says it would cost 10-14 cents a pizza to buy health insurance for the chain's U.S. workers but a Forbes study says it would be 5 cents.

'San Francisco' singer McKenzie dies at 73

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 20 (UPI) -- Scott McKenzie, whose 1967 hit single "San Francisco [Be Sure to Wear Flowers in Your Hair]" became a hippie generational anthem, died at 73, his Web site said.
Romney: Obama out of touch with economy

Romney: Obama out of touch with economy

NORTH HUNTINGDON, Pa., July 17 (UPI) -- Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney Tuesday portrayed U.S. President Barack Obama as out of touch with the economy.

Jockstrip: The world as we know it.

'Corpse plant' ready to bloom at Cornell … 2-year-old picks $1 million winner … N.J. city dodges toilet paper crisis … Police seek pizza costume thief … The world as we know it from UPI.

Police seek pizza costume thief

LAKELAND, Fla., March 14 (UPI) -- Authorities in Florida said they are searching for a man who walked into a Papa John's and left wearing the eatery's pizza costume.

Jockstrip: The world as we know it.

Cat rescued after spending 5 days in tree ... 2 arrested in pizza war arson ... 'Frequent climber' rescued -- twice ... Runners suit up as gorillas for charity ... The world as we know it from UPI.
Two arrested in pizza war arson

Two arrested in pizza war arson

LAKE CITY, Fla., Oct. 30 (UPI) -- Two managers at a Lake City, Fla., Domino's Pizza restaurant were charged with arson after allegedly torching a Papa John's Pizza location, police said.
Papa John's makes royal wedding pizza

Papa John's makes royal wedding pizza

LONDON, April 19 (UPI) -- Papa John's pizza said it teamed with a British food artist to create a pizza bearing the likenesses of Prince William and fiancee Kate Middleton.

Pizza honcho warns against eating too much

LONDON, Feb. 6 (UPI) -- The U.S. founder of Papa John's Pizza warned customers during a British interview that it is unhealthy to eat more than two slices of his pies.

Dunkin' Brands names new CEO

CANTON, Mass., Dec. 10 (UPI) -- Dunkin' Brands said Wednesday that Nigel Travis, formerly of Papa John's International, has been hired to be its next chief executive officer.

Pearl expresses culture through blues

LOS ANGELES, April 19 (UPI) -- Southern Californian blues guitarist Bernie Pearl says his love of the genre has allowed him to embrace his European Jewish culture.

Papa Denny Doherty dies at 66

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Jan. 19 (UPI) -- Denny Doherty of the 1960's pop group, The Mamas & The Papas, died Friday at his home in Mississauga, near Toronto, of an abdominal aneurysm. He was 66.

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

Today's birthdays include T-Bone Walker, who was born in 1910; Papa John Creach, who toured with Jefferson Starship, in 1917; Gladys Knight in 1944 (age 59); John Fogerty, co-founder of Creedence Clearwater Revival, in 1945 (age 58); Steve Strange, whose
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Today in Music: a look back at pop music

UPI's weekly Today in Music package for May 24-30.
By United Press International

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

Today's birthdays include Paul Jones, formerly with Manfred Mann, who was born in 1942 (age 61); Nicky Hopkins -- superstar keyboard sessionman and touring "guest artist" with the Rolling Stones, The Who, John Lennon, Jeff Beck and so on -- in 1944; and R
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Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Cornetist Rex Stewart was born this day in Philadelphia in 1907. He succeeded Louis Armstrong in Fletcher Henderson's orchestra where he quickly proved himself a highly charged and energetic soloist.
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Today in Music: a look back at pop music

The weekly UPI Today in Music package for Feb. 22-28.
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