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Rock producer Andy Johns dead at 62

LOS ANGELES, April 8 (UPI) -- Producer-engineer Andy Johns, who worked with Jimi Hendrix, Led Zeppelin and the Rolling Stones, died Sunday in Los Angeles, a publicist said. He was 62.

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WASHINGTON, Jan. 7 (UPI) -- U.S. government data shows healthcare spending in 2011 grew 3.9 percent from 2010 to 2011, matching the lowest growth rate on record.
Satellite offers new night image of Earth

Satellite offers new night image of Earth

BOULDER, Colo., Dec. 5 (UPI) -- NASA scientists say a new image of the Earth at night shows the glow of natural and human-built phenomena across the planet in greater detail than ever before.

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UPI Almanac for Friday, Oct. 5, 2012.
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Romney-touted firms got government help

Romney-touted firms got government help

COLUMBUS, Ohio, July 31 (UPI) -- Records show many businesses involved in Mitt Romney's "We Did Build This" campaign benefited from government assistance in one form or another.

The energy race

PARIS, April 23 (UPI) -- It is ironic that the United States seems set to become one of the world's cleanest and most energy-efficient counties, thanks in large part to fossil fuel.
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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011.
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Farmer sued for too many veggies

DECATUR, Ga., Sept. 13 (UPI) -- A Georgia farmer being sued by his county for growing too many vegetables says the charges should have been dropped following a rezoning of the area.

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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Oct. 5, 2008.
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UPI Almanac for Friday, Oct. 5, 2007.
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Thorogood celebrates 25 years of 'Bad'

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 14 (UPI) -- Delaware's George Thorogood said he never thought the 25th anniversary of his signature song, "Bad to the Bone," would be a big deal.

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UPI almanac for Thursday, Oct. 5, 2006.
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Steve Miller marks 'Eagle' anniversary

DETROIT, July 18 (UPI) -- Steve Miller is revisiting his landmark album "Fly Like an Eagle" as it reaches its 30th anniversary with a new edition of the landmark collection.
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Steve Miller
Kim Miller (R) is hugged by Steve Miller Band bassist Billy Peterson as her husband, blues/rock singer, songriter and guitarist Steve Miller is inducted into RockWalk at the Guitar Center in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles July 11, 2005. The Steve Miller Band has sold over 23.5 million records since its 1968 Capitol debut, "Children of the Future," the album that launched the band's 37 year career. (UPI Photo/Jim Ruymen)...

Steve Miller is an American athlete, coach and businessman from Chicago.

Born in Chicago, Miller attended college in his home state of Illinois at Bradley University in Peoria and Governors State University in University Park, earning respectively Bachelor of Science degrees in English Literature and Physical Education and a Masters of Arts degree in Contemporary English Literature. Thereafter, he relocated to San Luis Obispo, California to receive a Master of Science degree from California Polytechnic State University.

In 1965, Miller played professional American football with the NFL team Detroit Lions, a career path that ended with an injury to his knee after only four exhibition games. After ten years teaching track and English in Chicago's Bloom Township High School, Miller became head coach at California Polytechnic State University until 1981, moving into the same position at Kansas State University until 1987. After a year as president of the Special Olympics in Pennsylvania, Miller returned to Kansas State University to serve for four years as Director of Athletics.

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