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Selling water: Coke, Pepsi look to make water rain money

NEW YORK (AP) — Bottled water is starting to seem more like soda, and sometimes taste like it, too. As bottled water surges in popularity, Coke, Pepsi and other companies are using celebrity endorsements, stylish packaging and fancy filtration processes like “reverse osmosis” to sell people on expanding variations of …

UPI Almanac for Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016

Hosni Mubarak steps down after nearly 30 years as president of Egypt, Whitney Houston drowns in her bathtub … on this date in history. Today is Thursday, Feb. 11, the 42nd day of 2016 with 324 to follow. The moon is waxing. Morning stars are Mercury and Venus. Evening stars …

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015

Today is Wednesday, Feb. 11, the 42nd day of 2015 with 323 to follow. The moon is waning. Morning stars are Mercury and Saturn. Evening stars are Jupiter, Mars, Neptune Uranus and Venus. Those born on this date are under the sign of Aquarius. They include Englishman Henry Fox Talbot, …

Celeb birthdays for Feb. 11, 2013

Actress Tina Louise (“Gilligan’s Island”) is 79. Actor Burt Reynolds is 77. Songwriter Gerry Goffin is 74. Musician Sergio Mendes is 72. R&B singer Otis Clay is 71. Actress Catherine Hickland (“One Life to Live”) is 57. Drummer David Uosikkinen of The Hooters is 57. Actress Carey Lowell is 52. …

On This Day: January 7, 2011

Today’s Highlights in History See a larger version of this front page. On Jan. 7, 1979, Vietnamese forces captured the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh, overthrowing the Khmer Rouge government. (Go to article.) On Jan. 7, 1873, Adolph Zukor, the American entrepreneur who built the Paramount movie empire, was born. …