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FBI ending latest Hoffa hunt

DETROIT, May 30 (UPI) -- Searchers Tuesday wrapped up the latest hunt for the remains of missing Teamsters union boss Jimmy Hoffa after nearly two weeks of digging on a Michigan farm. About 50 federal agents from Detroit, Chicago and Washington combed the Hidden Dreams Farm in Mi

Hoffa search has circus touch

DETROIT, May 25 (UPI) -- There are no clowns or trapeze artists but razing an old horse barn where someone said Jimmy Hoffa is buried has produced a circus atmosphere in Pennsylvania. Some of the local establishments are offering their own related attractions. Lu & Ruby's Bar and

Barn torn down in Hoffa remains search

DETROIT, May 25 (UPI) -- The FBI has torn down a Detroit-area barn acting on new information from a 75-year-old inmate on the 1975 disappearance of former Teamsters boss Jimmy Hoffa.

Authorities waited to search Hoffa farm

DETROIT, May 20 (UPI) -- U.S. officials reportedly delayed acting on a tip that former Teamsters boss Jimmy Hoffa was buried on a horse farm in Michigan's Milford Township.

Latest Hoffa search under way on farm

DETROIT, May 19 (UPI) -- Dozens of law officers returned to a Detroit area farm Friday to continue their search for the body of former Teamsters boss Jimmy Hoffa.

FBI digs Michigan field for Hoffa remains

DETROIT, May 18 (UPI) -- The FBI used heavy equipment Thursday to dig at a horse farm northwest of Detroit looking for the remains of former Teamsters boss Jimmy Hoffa.

Former FBI agent says Hoffa claim is hoax

DETROIT, April 18 (UPI) -- A former FBI agent says a biography that claims a late mob hitman killed former Teamsters boss Jimmy Hoffa is a hoax.

Mob widow says 'Sopranos' stole her life

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 14 (UPI) -- The widow of a Boca Raton, Fla., mob boss is suing HBO because she says her family was used as the model for its hit drama, "The Soporanos."

The Almanac

Today is Saturday, July 30, the 211th day of 2005 with 154 to follow.
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Hoffa 1975 vanishing act still mystifies

DETROIT, July 22 (UPI) -- Investigators haven't given up the search for Jimmy Hoffa -- 30 years after the Teamster leader vanished without a trace from a Detroit-area restaurant.

Bloodstains not from Hoffa killing

DETROIT, Feb. 15 (UPI) -- Forensic tests on bloodstains from a Detroit house failed to corroborate the story of a man who said that's where he killed Jimmy Hoffa three decades ago.

DNA blood link sought in Hoffa death

DETROIT, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- The FBI is performing DNA analysis on blood from a Detroit house possibly linked to the death of Teamsters boss Jimmy Hoffa, the Detroit Free Press said Monday.

Historic hotel sold to condo developer

CHICAGO, Aug. 29 (UPI) -- Chicago's historical Shoreland Hotel has been sold to developer Kenard Corp., which plans to turn the building into 260 condominiums.

The Almanac

Today is Friday, July 30, the 212th day of 2004 with 154 to follow.
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Jimmy Hoffa disappearance case revives

DETROIT, June 2 (UPI) -- Detroit area prosecutors may subpoena suspects in the 1975 disappearance of Teamsters boss Jimmy Hoffa, the Free Press reported Wednesday.

House search seeks clues to missing Hoffa

DETROIT, May 28 (UPI) -- Detroit police Friday dismantled the floor of a house for clues in the disappearance of Jimmy Hoffa, the teamster boss who has not been seen since 1975.

FBI to probe alleged Hoffa-tied confession

DETROIT, March 14 (UPI) -- The FBI will look into an alleged confession by an ex-Teamsters official who claimed he helped get rid of the body of Teamsters leader Jimmy Hoffa.

Baldwin says he's turning over new leaf

NEW YORK, Jan. 14 (UPI) -- American actor Alec Baldwin says his stormy marriage to and divorce from actress Kim Basinger has left him a calmer man.

FBI digs for body near Chicago ballpark

CHICAGO, July 30 (UPI) -- FBI agents are digging near U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago Wednesday for the remains of a person missing for more than 20 years.

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, July 30, the 211th day of 2003 with 154 to follow.
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Hoffa dig fails to find clues

DETROIT, July 17 (UPI) -- A tip on where to find the remains of missing labor leader Jimmy Hoffa turned up nothing, the Detroit News reported Thursday.

Police look for evidence of Jimmy Hoffa

ESSEXVILLE, Mich., July 16 (UPI) -- A battery of police and sheriff's deputies converged on a home in Essexville, Mich., Wednesday in hopes of finding evidence of Jimmy Hoffa.

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, July 30, the 211th day of 2002 with 154 to follow.
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A Blast from the Past

Today is July 30.
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A Blast from the Past

Today Is July 29.
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