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UPI Almanac for Monday, Nov. 25, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Friday, Nov. 25, 2011.
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Ex-chief of staff slams Bachmann

Ex-chief of staff slams Bachmann

DES MOINES, Iowa, June 28 (UPI) -- U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann is not ready for presidency, her former chief of staff writes in The Des Moines (Iowa) Register.

Former Teamsters chief Carey dies at 72

NEW YORK, Dec. 13 (UPI) -- Ex-U.S. Teamsters Union President Ron Carey, a reformer waylaid by his own scandal, has died at 72, a friend said.
Palin prepping for debate in seclusion

Palin prepping for debate in seclusion

SEDONA, Ariz., Sept. 30 (UPI) -- Republican Sarah Palin has reportedly been prepping at Sen. John McCain's Arizona vacation home for the Thursday vice presidential debate.
Minn. Dems nominate Franken for Senate

Minn. Dems nominate Franken for Senate

ROCHESTER, Minn., June 7 (UPI) -- The Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party Saturday gave its U.S. Senate nomination to comedian Al Franken by acclamation in Rochester, Minn.

Nothing funny about Al Franken's campaign

SAINT PAUL, Minn., Dec. 5 (UPI) -- Former "Saturday Night Live" cast-member and satirist Al Franken is trying to convince voters in Minnesota he is a serious contender for U.S. Senate.

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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Nov. 25, 2007.
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Al Franken running for U.S. Senate

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Funny man Al Franken, comedian, writer and liberal talk-radio personality, has made good on his plan to run for the U.S. Senate from Minnesota in 2008. Franken, who left his Air America radio network show Wednesday, formally announced he will seek the sen

Ron Carey, Levitt on 'Barney Miller,' dies

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 19 (UPI) -- Ron Carey, the actor who played Officer Carl Levitt on the comedy hit "Barney Miller," died of a stroke in a Los Angeles hospital at age 71.

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Today is Friday, Nov. 25, the 329th day of 2005 with 36 to follow.
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Today is Monday, Aug. 22, the 234th day of 2005 with 131 to follow.
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Today is Thursday, Nov. 25, the 330th day of 2004 with 36 to follow.
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Today is Sunday, Aug. 22, the 235th day of 2004 with 131 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, Nov. 25, the 329th day of 2003 with 36 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Friday, Aug. 22, the 234th day of 2003 with 131 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Monday, Nov. 25, the 329th day of 2002 with 36 to follow.
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Scott's World -- UPI Arts & Entertainment

HOLLYWOOD, Sept. 24 (UPI) -- There is a breed of actor who stirs vague memories, almost ex-officio members of our families, shirt-tail cousins ... perhaps.
VERNON SCOTT, United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Thursday, Aug. 22, the 234th day of 2002 with 131 to follow.
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Today is Sunday, Nov. 25, the 329th day of 2001 with 36 to follow.
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UPI's Capital Comment for Nov. 19, 2001

WASHINGTON, Nov. 19 (UPI) -- UPI's Capital Comment for Nov. 19, 2001
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