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UPI Almanac for Thursday, March 20, 2014.
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UPI Almanac for Saturday, March 8, 2014.
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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, March 20, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, March 20, 2012.
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'Mister Rogers' statue draws criticism

PITTSBURGH, Nov. 11 (UPI) -- Some celebrities and art experts are criticizing Pittsburgh's recently unveiled Fred Rogers statue for what they say is a failure to capture his likeness.
Mister Rogers statue arrives in Pittsburgh

Mister Rogers statue arrives in Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH, March 19 (UPI) -- A 7,000-pound, nearly 11-foot-tall bronze figure of late children's TV star Fred Rogers has arrived in Pittsburgh, Family Communications Inc. said Thursday.
Many PBS stations boot 'Mister Rogers'

Many PBS stations boot 'Mister Rogers'

CHICAGO, Sept. 1 (UPI) -- Reruns of the classic U.S. children's program "Mister Rogers' Neighbohood" reportedly won't be seen on many PBS stations this season.

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UPI Almanac for Thursday, March 20, 2008.
By United Press International

'Mister Rogers' Neighborhood' turns 40

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 20 (UPI) -- Several family-friendly events are being planned to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the beloved U.S. children's program "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood."

Plans seek beautiful site for Mr. Rogers

PITTSBURGH, May 24 (UPI) -- A child-friendly statue of one of children's most beloved neighbors, Mr. Rogers, is in the planning stages for a Pittsburgh neighborhood.

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UPI almanac for Tuesday, March 20, 2007.
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Today is Monday, March 20, the 79th day of 2006 with 286 to follow.
By United Press International

Musicians record tribute to Mr. Rogers

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 12 (UPI) -- Musicians from a variety of genres will interpret songs written by beloved PBS personality Fred "Mr." Rogers for a charity album.

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Today is Sunday, March 20, the 79thth day of 2005 with 286 to follow.
By United Press International

Nominees for 56th Prime Time Emmy Awards

LOS ANGELES, July 15 (UPI) -- Here is a list of nominees for the 56th Prime Time Emmy Awards, which were announced Thursday in Los Angeles:

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Today is Saturday, March 20, the 80th day of 2004 with 286 to follow.
By United Press International

Analysis: Movie violence out of control?

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 16 (UPI) -- Quentin Tarantino's new movie, the orgiastically violent "Kill Bill: Vol. 1," has turned up the heat once again under the long-simmering controversy surrounding
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

Sopranos, Monk take lead acting honors

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- Darkhorse nominee Tony Shaloub bested a six-man field including veterans Ray Romano, Matt LeBlanc and Eric McCormick to win his first Emmy Sunday night.

Emmy Awards to honor John Ritter

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- Producer Don Mischer said he's "still grappling with how to pay tribute" to John Ritter at the Emmy Awards show in Los Angeles Sunday night.

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The White House holds an online chat with citizens, while 24 percent of Americans remain offline, and other news about the World Wide Web.
ALEX CUKAN, United Press International

People

The annual Houston Rodeo has gone into the record books and so has a performance by the mega-group Alabama.
DENNIS DAILY, United Press International

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Today is Thursday, March 20, the 79th day of 2003 with 286 to follow.
By United Press International

Today's Consumer: News you can use

The recent death of the much-loved TV children's host Fred Rogers has brought new attention to gastric cancers. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, in the wake of Rogers' death, has produced a series of health-related articles.
DENNIS DAILY, United Press International

People

Adam West and Burt Ward will appear on CBS this Sunday in a revival of the old "Batman" format. The show's producers say the pair will play the "Dynamic Duo" as older men -- which they are now.
DENNIS DAILY, United Press International

UPI's Capital Comment for March 5, 2003

WASHINGTON, March 5 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- Daily news notes, political rumors, and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press International.
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