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SEATTLE, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- Members of Seattle Semi-Pro Wrestling said the group could face its end if Washington state authorities declare participants to be professional athletes.

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TEL AVIV, Israel, Feb. 16 (UPI) -- Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair is among this year's winners of $1 million Dan David Prizes, the philanthropist's foundation announced Monday.

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GREENBELT, Md., Oct. 7 (UPI) -- The U.S. space agency said Melissa Rey, 14, of Parkway Central Middle School in Chesterfield, Mo., has won the "America's Top Young Scientist" competition.

Thomson's Reuters bid could face probe

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Rock News Two: The week in pop music

Eminem's Shady/Interscope soundtrack "8 Mile" debuted at No. 1 on The Billboard 200 this week, the second time the rap star has topped the Billboard album charts with a new release this year.
JOHN SWENSON, United Press International

Rock News: Music's high and low notes

Tickets for Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band's shows in Rotterdam, Netherlands, Ludwigshafen and Gelsenkirchen, Germany, and Vienna have just gone on sale and more 2003 European dates are to be announced. These concerts follow the success of the ba
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Rock News: Music's high and low notes

The Who will continue to market the John Entwistle tribute tour even now that it's over. Each show of the tour, which went on despite charter member Entwistle's death on the eve of the first night, is being sold by the band over the Internet.
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Mega-dense nuggets blast Earth

DALLAS, May 17 (UPI) -- New evidence suggests microscopic hyper-massive bits of "strange matter" from outer space may slam into the Earth roughly once a year in miniature recreations of asteroid impacts, scientists report. The nano-missiles, no bigger than a blood cell yet weigh
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