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Connecticut woman loses arm, hand in pitbull attack

WILTON, Conn., Nov. 13 (UPI) -- A Connecticut woman lost one of her arms and a hand when the family's pit bull attacked her, police say.

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UPI Almanac for Thursday, June 20, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, June 20, 2012.
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Anne Murray tilts at E. Canadian wind farm

Anne Murray tilts at E. Canadian wind farm

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, Feb. 23 (UPI) -- Canadian folksinger Anne Murray is battling a proposed wind turbine farm near her summer home in Nova Scotia, which she says has lots of room elsewhere.
Hall of Fame to honor 'Take Me Out'

Hall of Fame to honor 'Take Me Out'

NEW YORK, May 27 (UPI) -- "Take Me Out to the Ball Game" is to be honored with the Towering Song Award at the upcoming 2008 Songwriters Hall of Fame gala in New York, organizers said.
Feist dominates at Canadian Juno awards

Feist dominates at Canadian Juno awards

CALGARY, Alberta, April 7 (UPI) -- Pop singer Feist was the hometown favorite and the big winner Sunday in the Canadian Juno Awards.

Anne Murray enjoyed duets project

TORONTO, Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Canadian singer Anne Murray says she was "dragged kicking and screaming" into her latest album.

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UPI almanac for Wednesday, June 20, 2007.

Jockstrip: The world as we know it

Minn. man facing charges for fecal payment ... Mislabeled bathrooms lead to awkward times ... Gorilla does its top 'King Kong' imitation ... Poll: Compliments a minefield in Britain ... The world as we know it from UPI.
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Poll: Compliments a minefield in Britain

LONDON, May 18 (UPI) -- A recent poll of British women conducted by Loire Valley White Wines has found most women truly want compliments, but only from specific people.

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, June 20, the 171st day of 2006 with 194 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Monday, June 20, the 171st day of 2005 with 194 to follow.
By United Press International

Kristofferson enters country hall of fame

NASHVILLE, Nov. 7 (UPI) -- Singer/actor/songwriter Kris Kristofferson will be inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame during Tuesday's 38th Annual CMA Awards in Nashville.

The Almanac

Today is Sunday, June 20, the 172nd day of 2004 with 194 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Friday, June 20, the 171st day of 2003 with 194 to follow.
By United Press International
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Anne Murray
Anne Murray is escorted onto the eTalk red carpet for the 2008 JUNO Awards in Calgary, Alberta, April 6, 2008. (UPI Photo/Heinz Ruckemann)
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Morna Anne Murray CC, ONS (born June 20, 1945) is a Canadian singer in pop, country and adult contemporary styles whose albums have sold over 54 million copies.

Murray was the first Canadian female solo singer to reach #1 on the U.S. charts, and also the first to earn a Gold record for one of her signature songs, "Snowbird" (1970). She is often cited as the woman who paved the way for other Canadian international success stories such as CĂ©line Dion, Sarah McLachlan and Shania Twain. She is also the first woman and the first Canadian to win "Album of the Year" at the Country Music Association Awards for her 1984 album A Little Good News.

Murray has received four Grammy Awards, 24 Juno Awards (she holds the record for the most Junos awarded to an artist), three American Music Awards, three Country Music Association Awards and three Canadian Country Music Association Awards. She has been inducted into the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame, the Juno Hall of Fame, The Songwriters Hall of Fame and the Hit Parade Hall of Fame. She is a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame Walkway of Stars in Nashville, and has her own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles and on Canada's Walk of Fame in Toronto.

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