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End racial profiling by cops

WASHINGTON, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- The news report in the Jan. 31 New York Times, although in fact written in a perfectly straightforward fashion, seemed to have a surrealistic quality to it, as if one were looking at a distorted mirror image of a very specific American scene. The National
HUGH PRICE, Special to United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Today is Feb. 9. The man who invented the jazz technique known as the "walking bass line" was born this day in 1900 in Gallatin, Mo.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Entertainment Today: Showbiz news

BILL COSBY Bill Cosby has decided to cancel two scheduled shows in Cincinnati to comply with a boycott of the city because of racial tensions.
By United Press International

Hot Buttons: Talk show topics

THE GENEVA CONVENTION The United States will recognize captured Afghan and Taliban detainees under the Geneva Convention governing the treatment of prisoners of war, but that distinction will not apply to al Qaida members, the White House said Thursday.
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News from the entertainment capital

ENRON: THE TV MOVIE
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

Cosby cancels Cincy appearance

CINCINNATI, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- Comedian Bill Cosby has decided to cancel two scheduled shows in Cincinnati to comply with a boycott of the city because of racial tensions.

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Today is Feb. 7. Pianist and composer Eubie Blake was born this day in 1883 in Baltimore, the son of slaves. The ragtime and jazz player had a profound influence on the development of stride piano.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Today is Feb. 5. Trumpeter Don Goldie was born this date in Newark, N.J., in 1930.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Today is Feb. 1. James P. Johnson, the father of stride piano, was born this date in 1894 in New Brunswick, N.J.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Today is Jan. 31. Cornet player Bobby Hackett was born this day in 1915 in Providence, R.I. He also played trumpet, guitar, ukulele and banjo.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Today is Jan. 3.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Ailey Dancers Preview Olympics Commission

NEW YORK, Dec. 19 (UPI) -- The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater is previewing its tribute to Olympic gold medallist Florence Griffith Joyner, commissioned by the 2002 Olympic Winter Gam
FREDERICK M. WINSHIP

Jazz Condition -- UPI Arts & Entertainment

Everybody was talking about jazz, or so it seemed, at the start of 2001 when documentary filmmaker Ken Burns' "Jazz" series made its long-awaited debut on publi
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Today is Nov. 10.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Today is Nov. 7.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Ann Hampton Callaway makes jazz her way

NEW YORK, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- Frank Sinatra did it "my" way, and one of his biggest fans, Ann Hampton Callaway, does it her way.
FREDERICK M. WINSHIP

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Today is Oct. 30.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Today is Oct. 19.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Today In Music: A look back at pop music

(Oct. 18)
PENNY NELSON BARTHOLOMEW, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Today is Oct. 18.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Thursday, Oct. 18, the 291st day of 2001 with 74 to follow.
By United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Today is Oct. 16.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Today is Oct. 13.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Today In Music: A look back at pop music

(Oct. 18)
PENNY NELSON BARTHOLOMEW, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Today is Oct. 11.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International
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