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UPI almanac for Saturday, Feb. 24, 2007.
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Spain: Police arrest ex-Argentine leader

MADRID, Jan. 12 (UPI) -- Spanish authorities Friday arrested ex-Argentine leader Isabel Peron in connection with the disappearance of a leftist dissident in the 1970s.

Argentina: Violence rocks Peron burial

BUENOS AIRES, Oct. 17 (UPI) -- Violent protests broke out during the reburial ceremony of former Argentine President Juan Peron, La Nacion reported Tuesday.

The Almanac

UPI almanacs for Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2006.
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The Almanac

UPI almanac for Sunday, Oct. 8, 2006.
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The Almanac

Today is Saturday, Sept. 23, the 266th day of 2006 with 99 to follow.
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Argentinean makes 'Evita' a London hit

LONDON, June 28 (UPI) -- The revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's "Evita" in London starring Argentinean Elena Roger received rave reviews and is now bound for Broadway.

The Almanac

Today is Friday, March 24, the 83rd day of 2006 with 282 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Friday, Feb. 24, the 55th day of 2006 with 310 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Monday, Oct. 17, the 290th day of 2005 with 75 to follow.
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The Almanac

The weekly UPI Almanac package for Oct. 17-23, 2005.
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The Almanac

Today is Saturday, Oct. 8, the 281st day of 2005 with 84 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Friday, Sept. 23, the 266th day of 2005 with 99 to follow.
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Actor Benzali set to issue music CD

LOS ANGELES, May 6 (UPI) -- "NYPD Blue" and "Murder One" actor Daniel Benzali is returning to his roots as a singer with a new CD of American pop standards.

The Almanac

Today is Thursday, March 24, the 83rd day of 2005 with 282 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Thursday, Feb. 24, the 55th day of 2005 with 310 to follow.
By United Press International

The Bear's Lair: The doomed continent?

WASHINGTON, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Late in 2001 I wrote a piece on Latin America "The darkening continent" that aroused considerable reader skepticism, since at that time Latin America was still
MARTIN HUTCHINSON

The Almanac

Today is Sunday, Oct. 17, the 291st day of 2004 with 75 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Friday, Oct. 8, the 282nd day of 2004 with 84 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Thursday, Sept. 23, the 267th day of 2004 with 99 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, March 24, the 84th day of 2004 with 282 to follow.

'Evita' shroud fetches $160,000 at auction

ROME, March 19 (UPI) -- The blue and white silk funeral shroud of Argentina's most famous first lady, Eva Peron, sold for $160,000 at a controversial Rome auction.

The Almanac

oday is Tuesday, Feb. 24, the 55th day of 2004 with 311 to follow.
By United Press International

The Bear's Lair: Don't bail out deadbeats

WASHINGTON, Feb. 2 (UPI) -- The International Monetary Fund announced Wednesday that it had voted to release $350 million of a $13.3 billion program to roll over outstanding IMF loans to Argentina. That decision reportedly met with considerable opposition in the IMF's board, since A
MARTIN HUTCHINSON

Hitler fled to Arg. after war, says writer

BUENOS AIRES, Jan. 2 (UPI) -- An Argentine journalist in a new book claims that Adolf Hitler faked his suicide, escaped Russian capture and fled to South America after World War II. Abel BastiĀ“s new book -- which Argentine news reports say is due on shelves next week -- alleges that H
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