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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, April 1, 2014.
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Kevin Spacey to play Winston Churchill in new film

Kevin Spacey to play Winston Churchill in new film

March 26 (UPI) -- Kevin Spacey is set to play Winston Churchill in the upcoming film "Captain of the Gate."
Annie Martin

Lawsuit: Tax collector like 'Adolf Hitler' to subordinates

OCEAN CITY, N.J., March 12 (UPI) -- A lawsuit from a former employee accuses a New Jersey tax collector of abusing her subordinates "in a manner resembling ... Adolf Hitler."

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UPI Almanac for Friday, March 7, 2014.
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Putin still a contender for Nobel Peace Prize

Putin still a contender for Nobel Peace Prize

OSLO, Norway, March 6 (UPI) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin is still a contender for the Nobel Peace Prize despite the recent situation in Ukraine's Crimea region.
Aileen Graef
Russian court orders Wikipedia 'Mein Kampf' page blocked

Russian court orders Wikipedia 'Mein Kampf' page blocked

MOSCOW, March 5 (UPI) -- A Russian court ordered a Wikipedia article on "Mein Kampf" blocked because of a link to the text of Adolf Hitler's autobiography, Wikipedia said.
Hillary Clinton likens Vladimir Putin's actions in Ukraine to Adolf Hitler

Hillary Clinton likens Vladimir Putin's actions in Ukraine to Adolf Hitler

LONG BEACH, Calif., March 5 (UPI) -- Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton likened Russian President Vladimir Putin's actions in Ukraine to those of Adolf Hitler in the 1930s.
JC Finley

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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, March 5, 2014.
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Two signed copies of Hitler's 'Mein Kampf' going to auction

Two signed copies of Hitler's 'Mein Kampf' going to auction

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 27 (UPI) -- Two copies of "Mein Kampf," signed by Adolf Hitler, are going up for auction Thursday in Los Angeles.
Aileen Graef

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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014.
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UPI Almanac for Monday, Feb. 24, 2014.
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Renoir, Monet paintings among art found in Salzburg apartment

Renoir, Monet paintings among art found in Salzburg apartment

SALZBURG, Austria, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Works by Claude Monet and Pierre-Auguste Renoir were among the dozens of pieces of art possibly stolen by Nazis and found in an Austrian home, lawyers said.

China slams NHK over Nanjing massacre denial

BEIJING, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- China has heavily criticized a commentator with Japan's state broadcaster NHK for denying the Japanese army massacred people after capturing the city of Nanjing in 1937.

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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014.
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China's official news agency attacks Aquino for his comments

BEIJING, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- The president of the Philippines exposed his ignorance of history and reality when he compared China to Nazi Germany, China's official Xinhua News Agency said.

North Korean media attacks Japanese PM Shinzo Abe

PYONGYANG, North Korea, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- North Korea's official media has attacked Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his government's policies, with its news agency likening him to Adolf Hitler.

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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014.
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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014.
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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014.
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Google apologizes for labeling 'Adolf Hitler Square' on map of Berlin

Google apologizes for labeling 'Adolf Hitler Square' on map of Berlin

Jan. 10 (UPI) -- Theodor Heuss Platz was temporarily labelled 'Adolf Hitler Square' after the Nazi dictator on Google Maps.
Evan Bleier
New Jersey Neo-Nazi wants court to return his baby daughter, Eva Braun

New Jersey Neo-Nazi wants court to return his baby daughter, Eva Braun

Dec. 31 (UPI) -- New Jersey Neo-Nazi Heath Campbell wants court to return baby daughter Eva Braun, though he doesn't have custody of any of his nine children.
Evan Bleier

German town strips Hitler of citizenship after first vote failed

DIETRAMSZELL, Germany, Dec. 19 (UPI) -- A German council has voted to strip Adolf Hitler of his honorary citizenship after a similar measure failed to pass last week, town officials said.

German town fails to distance itself from Hitler

DIETRAMSZELL, Germany, Dec. 16 (UPI) -- A German town failed to distance itself from former Nazi leader Adolf Hitler by revoking his honorary citizenship, officials said.

German institute: Work to proceed on scholarly edition of 'Mein Kampf'

MUNICH, Germany, Dec. 12 (UPI) -- A German research institute says it plans to go ahead with a scholarly edition of Adolf Hitler's "Mein Kampf" even though Bavaria has dropped the project.

McCain blasts Obama-Castro handshake

WASHINGTON, Dec. 10 (UPI) -- In what the White House called an unplanned moment, U.S. President Barack Obama shook hands with Cuban dictator Raul Castro during a Nelson Mandela memorial.
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