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Suspect in cop's death dies in jail

UPPER MARLBORO, Md., July 1 (UPI) -- A man arrested on suspicion of killing a Maryland police officer was slain in his jail cell, state medical officials say.

Jockstrip: The world as we know it

Man bites dog, gets 60 days ... Armed bystander shoots alleged thief ... Cop loses sick pay for role in adult movie ... NYC poker parlors want limelight to dim ... The world as we know it from UPI.
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Cop loses sick pay for role in adult movie

SOMERVILLE, Mass., Nov. 3 (UPI) -- A Massachusetts police officer lost his sick pay after city officials discovered he had been coaching high school baseball and acting in an adult movie.

Ashcroft pushes Estrada for appeals court

WASHINGTON, Sept. 24 (UPI) -- Attorney General John Ashcroft, in a rare appearance outside the Supreme Court Tuesday, urged the Democratic-controlled Senate to confirm President Bush's langu
MICHAEL KIRKLAND, UPI Legal Affairs Correspondent

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

Today's musical birthdays include singer Georgia Gibbs in 1920, Fred Milano of Dion & the Belmonts, who was born in 1940 (age 62); former Searchers drummer Chris Curtis in 1941 (age 61); Valerie Simpson, one-half of the pop duo Ashford and Simpson, in 19
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Today in Music: a look back at pop music

The weekly package of Today in Music, for Aug. 24-30.
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Urban League chief: Ashcroft record mixed

WASHINGTON, Aug. 6 (UPI) -- Hugh Price, president and chief executive officer of the National Urban League, vehemently opposed John Ashcroft's confirmation as attorney general.
MICHAEL KIRKLAND, UPI Legal Affairs Correspondent
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