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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014.
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Macaulay Culkin is home alone eating a pizza in this viral video

Macaulay Culkin is home alone eating a pizza in this viral video

Dec. 26 (UPI) -- "Home Alone" may be a Christmas classic, but Macaulay Culkin stars in another video out just in time for the holidays.
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Ryan O'Neal wins court battle over Andy Warhol painting

Ryan O'Neal wins court battle over Andy Warhol painting

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 19 (UPI) -- Hollywood actor Ryan O'Neal has won a legal challenge to his ownership of Andy Warhol's painting of his late ex-girlfriend Farrah Fawcett, TMZ said.
Man allegedly stole artwork from dead Warhol assistant

Man allegedly stole artwork from dead Warhol assistant

CORTLANDT, N.Y., Dec. 12 (UPI) -- A man who found Ronald Cutrone, artist and former assistant to Andy Warhol, dead in his New York home allegedly stole some of his artworks, police said.
Ryan O'Neal: Farrah Fawcett portrait is mine

Ryan O'Neal: Farrah Fawcett portrait is mine

Dec. 3 (UPI) -- Ryan O'Neal took the stand Monday to lay claim to the portrait of his late lover, Farrah Fawcett, in a court battle that has dug up some of the uglier moments of their nearly 30-year relationship.
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Farrah Fawcett portrait at center of legal brawl

Farrah Fawcett portrait at center of legal brawl

Nov. 13 (UPI) -- An Andy Warhol painting of actress Farrah Fawcett is at the center of a major legal battle, kicking off a two-week trial pitting Fawcett's longtime partner Ryan O'Neal against the University of Texas.
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Civil jury to decide rightful owner of Farrah Fawcett portrait

AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 10 (UPI) -- The University of Texas has sued actor Ryan O'Neal over an Andy Warhol portrait of Farrah Fawcett, who bequeathed her artwork to her alma mater, lawyers said.

SAC founder raising funds by selling art

NEW YORK, Oct. 14 (UPI) -- Beleaguered SAC Capital Advisors founder Steven Cohen has engaged New York auction house Sotheby's to sell major art works, sources told The New York Times.

Pennsylvania auction house to sell disputed Andy Warhol print

MILLVILLE, Pa., Aug. 18 (UPI) -- A silkscreen print said to be by Andy Warhol is set for a Pennsylvania auction block, but experts said they are uncertain that the pop artist created the piece.

Andy Warhol Museum sets up live feed of gravesite

BETHEL PARK, Pa., Aug. 7 (UPI) -- The Andy Warhol Museum celebrated the pop artist's birthday by beginning an online live video feed of Warhol's Pennsylvania gravesite.

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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013.
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Man creates celebs from peanut shells

FORT THOMAS, Ky., March 26 (UPI) -- A Kentucky man has carved out a unique niche for his business by turning peanut shells into mini statues of celebrities and other people.

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Former Russian oligarch dies

LONDON, March 23 (UPI) -- Police are investigating the death of Boris Berezovsky, 67, one of Russia's richest oligarchs, after his lawyer said he may have taken his own life Saturday.

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UPI Almanac for Friday, Feb. 22, 2013.
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Which aisle has the Rembrandts?

ISSAQUAH, Wash., Oct. 5 (UPI) -- Discount U.S. retail giant Costco said it was taking a second shot at selling original works from international stars of the art world.

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UPI Almanac for Monday, Aug. 6, 2012.
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Warhol studio tool stolen in Detroit

Warhol studio tool stolen in Detroit

DETROIT, May 23 (UPI) -- A silk-screen studio tool used to produce Andy Warhol's "Flowers" is among nearly two dozen art items snatched from a Detroit business, authorities said.

$4.76 sketch turns out to be a Warhol

TIVERTON, England, April 4 (UPI) -- A British man who bought a handful of sketches at a Las Vegas rummage sale for $4.76 said one of them turned out to be an Andy Warhol worth $2.06 million.

Actor and camp photographer Alexander dies

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y., March 25 (UPI) -- Cris Alexander, an actor and photographer known for popularizing camp, died in New York, his friend confirmed.

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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012.
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JFK hearse to be auctioned

JFK hearse to be auctioned

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 20 (UPI) -- An Arizona auction house specializing in celebrity cars will put the hearse that carried President Kennedy in Dallas in 1963 up for bid, company officials said.

Accused thief asks to sell treasures

BALTIMORE, Sept. 27 (UPI) -- A New York collector charged with stealing historical documents from libraries in Baltimore has asked a judge to allow him to sell some of his valuables.
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