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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, July 2, 2013.
By United Press International

29 N.J. businesses busted in 'Operation Swill'

TRENTON, N.J., May 23 (UPI) -- Twenty-nine New Jersey establishments, including 13 TGI Fridays locations, passed off non-premium spirits as premium alcoholic beverage brands, officials said.

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UPI Almanac for Monday, July 2, 2012.
By United Press International
Broadway's lights to be dimmed for Silver

Broadway's lights to be dimmed for Silver

NEW YORK, March 18 (UPI) -- The lights in New York's Broadway theater district are to be dimmed Wednesday night to mark the death of actor Ron Silver, Playbill.com said.
Actor, activist Ron Silver dead at 62

Actor, activist Ron Silver dead at 62

NEW YORK, March 16 (UPI) -- Ron Silver, a Tony-winning actor, political activist and free-speech advocate, has died of cancer at his home in New York, his family said. He was 62.

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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, July 2, 2008.
By United Press International

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UPI almanac for Monday. July 2, 2007.

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Today is Sunday, July 2, the 183rd day of 2006 with 182 to follow.
By United Press International

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Today is Saturday, July 2, the 183rd day of 2005 with 182 to follow.
By United Press International

Analysis: Hollywood-GOP love-hate story?

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 3 (UPI) -- After a convention week in which President George W. Bush and the Republican Party aimed a number of zingers at Hollywood, it is tempting to conclude that the GOP holds the entertainment industry in contempt. But the party's true feelings about celebritie
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

GOP raps Hollywood at convention

NEW YORK, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- Hollywood took its lumps on the first day of the Republican National Convention from speakers including Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., and actor Ron Silver.

Dirrell reaches middleweight quarterfinals

ATHENS, Greece, Aug. 21 (UPI) -- American middleweight Andre Dirrell advanced to the Olympic quarterfinals Saturday with a third-round stoppage.

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The UPI almanac for July 2, 2004
By United Press International

New fall TV dramas: Teens, spies, fat guys

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 14 (UPI) -- This season's new fall TV dramas run the usual gamut of awful (lots) to mediocre (ditto) to not bad, I'd watch it again (a couple). Here's the rundown of five I
CATHERINE SEIPP

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, July 2, the 183rd day of 2003 with 182 to follow.
By United Press International

List of nominees for 54th Emmy Awards

LOS ANGELES, July 18 (UPI) -- The following is a list of nominees for the 54th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, announced in Los Angeles Thursday by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, July 2, the 183rd day of 2002 with 182 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, July 2, the 183rd day of 2002 with 182 to follow.

Feature: 'Festival in Cannes' - Inside job

LOS ANGELES, April 4 (UPI) -- "Festival in Cannes," a new movie by independent filmmaker Henry Jaglom, is both a valentine to -- and a send-up of -- the movie business.
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

Bush at WTC, Vet's parade in NYC

NEW YORK, Nov. 11 (UPI) -- President George W. Bush visited "Ground Zero" at the World Trade Center, a re-energized Veteran's Day parade marched down Madison Ave in New York City, firefig

Bush leads delegation to Ground Zero

NEW YORK, Nov. 11 (UPI) -- President Bush and leaders from around the world Sunday stood in the shadow of the World Trade Center ruins and, in a colorful and solemn ceremony, honored the
KATHY A. GAMBRELL, White House reporter
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