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UPI Almanac for Friday, Dec. 6, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2011.
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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Dec. 6, 2008.
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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Dec. 6, 2007.
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UPI almanac for Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2006.
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Famous Texans join anti-litter campaign

AUSTIN, Texas, Dec. 30 (UPI) -- Anti-litter proponents Lance Armstrong, Erykah Badu, Owen Wilson, Matthew McConaughey and Los Lonely Boys are warning "Don't Mess With Texas."

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Today is Tuesday, Dec. 6, the 340th day of 2005 with 25 to follow.
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Chuck Norris wants more 'Walker'

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 28 (UPI) -- Actor Chuck Norris says he wouldn't mind revisiting his old "Walker, Texas Ranger" TV role a couple of times a year.

CBS to air 'Walker, Texas Ranger' TV flick

DALLAS, Aug. 1 (UPI) -- "Walker Texas Ranger" is blazing his way back to CBS for a made-for-television movie.

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Today is Monday, Dec. 6, the 341st day of 2004 with 25 to follow.
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Today is Saturday, Dec. 6, the 340th day of 2003 with 25 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Friday, Dec. 6, the 340th day of 2002 with 25 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Thursday, Dec. 6, the 340th day of 2001 with 25 to follow.
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Janine Turner
Actress Janine Turner attends a ceremony in honor of Women's History Month and International Women's Day in the East Room of the White House in Washington on March 10, 2008. (UPI Photo/Roger L. Wollenberg)
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Janine Turner (née Gauntt; born December 6, 1962) is an American actress, most widely known for her starring role on the prime time television show Northern Exposure. From 2000 to 2002, she appeared on the Lifetime original series Strong Medicine. In 2008, Turner became a published author when Thomas Nelson released Holding Her Head High: Inspiration from 12 Single Mothers Who Championed Their Children and Changed History.

In 1978, at the age of 15, she left home to pursue a modeling career with the Wilhelmina Modeling Agency. Turner began her acting career in 1980, appearing in several episodes of Dallas. She continued to make guest appearances on popular television shows throughout the 1980s before landing the role of Maggie O'Connell on Northern Exposure in 1990, a role that earned her an Emmy nomination.

After her breakthrough in Northern Exposure, Turner appeared in the big budget action film Cliffhanger, opposite Sylvester Stallone. Turner next appeared as June Cleaver in a film adaptation of television's Leave it to Beaver.

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