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Kerry turns blind eye to West Bank terror

Kerry turns blind eye to West Bank terror

HERNDON, Va., Feb. 11 (UPI) -- An idiom originating more than two plus centuries ago -- from an act of courage in meeting an enemy threat -- applies to an Obama administration choosing to ignore one.
JAMES ZUMWALT, UPI Outside View Commentator

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TV show gives historical figures modern makeovers

LONDON, May 2 (UPI) -- A British TV program hired digital artists to give modern makeovers to historical figures including Queen Elizabeth 1, King Henry VIII and William Shakespeare.

Nobel Peace Prize stolen in burglary

NEWCASTLE, England, April 4 (UPI) -- A Nobel Peace Prize medallion and a lock of hair from a naval hero of the Napoleonic Wars were stolen in a burglary in northern England, police said Wednesday.

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Lord Nelson's flagship may go private

PORTSMOUTH, England, Sept. 13 (UPI) -- The British Ministry of Defense is considering giving management of the HMS Victory, Lord Nelson's flagship at the Battle of Trafalgar, to a non-profit group.

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Finalists announced for British book prize

EDINBURGH, Scotland, May 1 (UPI) -- "Saturday," a novel by Ian McEwan, has been selected as a finalist for Britain's oldest literary award, the James Tait Black Memorial Prize.
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