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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013.
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Man confesses to stabbing teen in 1990

MAYS LANDING, N.J., April 3 (UPI) -- A South Jersey man Tuesday admitted he killed a teenage schoolmate in 1990 and left his body in a wooded area where it was found 18 months later.

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Police recover sculpture stolen in 2007

CHICAGO, March 1 (UPI) -- Chicago police say a sting operation led to the recovery of a sculpture valued at $85,000 that was stolen in 2007 from a now-closed gallery.

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UPI Almanac for Friday, Nov. 9, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011.
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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Nov. 9, 2008.
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UPI Almanac for Friday, Nov. 9, 2007.
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UPI almanac for Thursday, Nov. 9, 2006.
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The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, Nov. 9, the 313th day of 2005 with 52 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, Nov. 9, the 314th day of 2004 with 52 to follow.
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Today is Sunday, Nov. 9, the 313th day of 2003 with 52 to follow.
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Dan Quayle bust to be unveiled Wednesday

WASHINGTON, Sept. 7 (UPI) -- The long-awaited bust of former Vice President Dan Quayle finally will be unveiled in the U.S. Capitol Wednesday.

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Today is Saturday, Nov. 9, the 313th day of 2002 with 52 to follow.
By United Press International

A Blast from the Past

After 28 years as a reviled symbol of the Cold War, the Berlin Wall was opened on this date in 1989. East Germany announced free passage for its citizens through border checkpoints. The announcement followed a month that saw many East Germans flee to the
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American master sculptor Frederick Hart is recognized for creating work that is at once traditional in its adherence to the human figure, radical in its sensuality, and innovative in its materials—which has brought about a resurgence of interest in the human figure and in the idea of beauty in contemporary American art.

He followed the medieval tradition of apprenticing to a master stone carver and invented and patented an acrylic method of sculpture, which he described as sculpting with light.

Michael Novak, author of Frederick Hart: Changing Tides, wrote in 2004, “The work of Frederick Hart is changing the world of art,” vindicating the artist’s strong belief that with the new century would come changing tides in the style, form, and direction of the arts.

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