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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014.
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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Monday, Feb. 13, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Friday, Feb. 13, 2009.
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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2008.
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UPI almanac for Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2007.
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Today is Monday, Feb. 13, the 44th day of 2006 with 321 to follow.
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Today is Sunday, Feb. 13, the 44th day of 2005 with 321 to follow.
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Iowa quarter to launch Friday

DES MOINES, Iowa, Aug. 29 (UPI) -- The official launch of the new Iowa quarter was scheduled Sunday be held Friday on the west steps of the Iowa Capitol in Des Moines.

New Iowa quarter bothers folk in Nebraska

OMAHA, July 14 (UPI) -- Some Nebraskans believe the new Iowa state quarter steals an idea that came from Nebraska, the Omaha World-Herald reported Wednesday.

Iowa city hires British museum architect

DAVENPORT, Iowa, July 1 (UPI) -- The board of the Figge Art Museum announced Wednesday it has retained British architect David Chipperfield to design its new $34.4 million museum building on th

Don't go home Sunday to visit this mother

DETROIT, May 7 (UPI) -- One of the most famous American mothers won't be at home on Mother's Day -- the painting "Whistler's Mother" is in Detroit on tour.

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Today is Friday, Feb. 13, the 44th day of 2004 with 322 to follow.
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Steuben gave U.S. glass its modern glamour

NEW YORK, Dec. 16 (UPI) -- Between 1930 and 1960 Steuben Glass brought modernity and glamour to American crystal glass that previously were to be found only European glass, especially the engraved crystal produced by Orrefors in Sweden.
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The Almanac

Today is Thursday, Feb. 13, the 44th day of 2003 with 321 to follow.
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Today is Wednesday, Feb. 13, the 44th day of 2002 with 321 to follow.
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