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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, July 23, 2013.
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'Veronica Mars' books on the way

'Veronica Mars' books on the way

LOS ANGELES, July 16 (UPI) -- Hollywood writer-director-producer Rob Thomas says he is co-writing two books that will pick up where his "Veronica Mars" movie ends.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Monday, July 23, 2012.
By United Press International

Pair get life for killing at London prison

LONDON, Nov. 11 (UPI) -- A former student at a famous English school and a London firefighter were sentenced to life in prison Thursday for a drug-related killing.
Army dumping berets for combat uniform

Army dumping berets for combat uniform

ARLINGTON, Va., June 14 (UPI) -- The U.S. Army says it is dumping generic berets and bringing back patrol caps as the official top of the Army Combat Uniform.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, July 23, 2008.
By United Press International

The Almanac

UPI almanac for Monday, July 23, 2007.

Marlowe film may reunite actor, producer

LONDON, Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Producer Mark Abraham said he asked British actor Clive Owen to portray fictional American detective Philip Marlowe in a film project.

The Almanac

Today is Sunday, July 23, the 204th day of 2006 with 161 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Saturday, July 23, the 204th day of 2005 with 161 to follow.
By United Press International

Feature: What he really wants to do

LOS ANGELES, April 15 (UPI) -- Matthew Carnahan, a Hollywood writer who lives with Oscar- and Emmy-winning actress Helen Hunt, has turned his attention to writing novels -- following in the f
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

Mystery author Joseph Hansen dead at 81

LAGUNA BEACH, Calif., Dec. 7 (UPI) -- Southern Californian poet and novelist Joseph Hansen, best known for his groundbreaking gay Dave Brandstetter mystery series has died. He was 81.

Jackson supporters blast tell-all book

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 14 (UPI) -- Michael Jackson supporters blasted a book about the singer's 1993 child molestation case, calling the author an opportunist.

The Almanac

Today is Friday, July 23, the 205th day of 2004 with 161 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, July 23, the 204th day of 2003 with 161 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, July 23, the 204th day of 2002 with 161 to follow.
By United Press International

Book of the Week: Sputnik Sweetheart

SAN DIEGO, July 2 (UPI) -- Haruki Murakami is one of Japan's foremost authors, and is widely read in France. However, his name is not yet a household word in the United States. His novels
SHIRLEY SAAD

Commentary: Oscar observations

LOS ANGELES, March 25 (UPI) -- Halle Berry's gasping and sobbing Best Actress acceptance speech, which ran four times the recommended length of 45 seconds, may become as famous as Sally Field
STEVE SAILER, UPI National Correspondent

Happy Christmas, Santa Wolfe

WASHINGTON, Dec. 25 (UPI) -- Load your trusty .38 revolver. Strap on your sexy shoulder holster. Snap down your stylish fedora. And roar off in your tail-finned Cadillac. You're having a me
MARTIN SIEFF, Senior News Analyst

Rock 'n' Roll -- UPI Arts & Entertainment

The comedy quartet of Phil Proctor, Peter Bergman, Phil Austin and David Ossman perfected the genre of aural comic theater in the late 1960s, spinning off from
JOHN SWENSON, United Press International
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