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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014.
By United Press International
McDonald's burger survives 14 years without deteriorating

McDonald's burger survives 14 years without deteriorating

ST. GEORGE, Utah, April 24 (UPI) -- A Utah man said a McDonald's burger he bought to use as a demonstration item in 1999 has shown few signs of aging in 14 years.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013.
By United Press International

Artifact identifies King Tut's father

CAIRO, Jan. 13 (UPI) -- An Egyptian expert says an artifact has finally identified the father of famed King Tut as a previous pharaoh, King Akhenaten.

King Tut may have died from broken leg

LUXOR, Egypt, Nov. 26 (UPI) -- The real cause of the death of Tutankhamen, or King Tut, may have been a broken, infected leg, researchers in Egypt have found.

Hallmark has King Tut miniseries in works

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 4 (UPI) -- Hallmark Entertainment is producing a TV miniseries about the discovery of King Tut's tomb starring Malcolm McDowell and Casper Van Dien.

King Tut exhibit to have lasting impact

MIAMI, June 18 (UPI) -- Officials at the Museum of Art in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., expect the King Tut exhibit in December will leave a lasting impression.

Experts say King Tut died of gangrene

CAIRO, May 11 (UPI) -- Egyptian scientists say King Tut broke his leg and died of gangrene -- not from a blow to the head.

King Tut died of natural causes

CAIRO, March 8 (UPI) -- The Egyptian Cultural Ministry said Tuesday X-rays of the mummy of the legendary King Tutankhamen showed he was not the vicitm of homicide.

A Blast From The Past

Today is Feb. 16. Had a condo made of stone-ah, King Tut! On this date in 1923, archeologists opened the treasure-laden tomb of Tutankhamen -- a.k.a. King Tut -- in Egypt?s Valley of the Kings.
PENNY NELSON BARTHOLOMEW, United Press International
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