UPI Almanac for Monday, May 5, 2014

UPI Almanac for Monday, May 5, 2014

UPI Almanac for Monday, May 5, 2014
By United Press international

Deaths on farm in Northern Ireland believed to be murder-suicide

GLENARM, Northern Ireland, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- A worker on an isolated farm in Northern Ireland apparently killed the farm's owner before committing suicide, police said Monday.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Sunday, May 5, 2013.
By United Press International

Navy receives DDG-112

BATH, Maine, May 7 (UPI) -- The last DDG destroyer built by General Dynamics prior to a temporary pause in DDG-51 class ship deliveries has been delivered to the U.S. Navy.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Saturday, May 5, 2012.
By United Press International

More resignations than layoffs in February

WASHINGTON, April 14 (UPI) -- There's a new sign of confidence in the U.S. economy -- in February more people quit than were laid off for the first time in several years.

Limbs saved by menstrual blood stem cells

BLOOMINGTON, Ind., Aug. 18 (UPI) -- A U.S.-led study shows endometrial regenerative cells from menstrual blood can restore blood flow in animal models of peripheral artery disease.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Monday, May 5, 2008.
By United Press International

Bush: Give thanks to 'Almighty God'

WASHINGTON, Nov. 24 (UPI) -- U.S. President George W. Bush used his weekly radio address to tell listeners the source of "all that we have been given" is "Almighty God."

Teen son of Hunter Tylo drowns

HENDERSON, Nev., Oct. 19 (UPI) -- The 19-year-old son of U.S. soap star Hunter Tylo has drowned in Henderson, Nev.

The Almanac

UPI almanac for Saturday, May 5, 2007.
By United Press International

Lionsgate gets Polley's 'Away from Her'

TORONTO, Sept. 14 (UPI) -- Lionsgate won U.S. distribution rights to "Away from Her," directed by actress Sarah Polley, in one of the few bidding wars at the Toronto Film Festival.

The Almanac

Today is Friday, May 5, the 125th day of 2006 with 240 to follow.
By United Press International

Polley assembles all-star cast for 'Away'

TORONTO, Feb. 21 (UPI) -- Canadian actress Sarah Polley has assembled an impressive cast for her feature film directorial debut, "Away From Her," it was reported Tuesday.

Study: Stem cells may treat artery disease

BLOOMINGTON, Ind., Feb. 9 (UPI) -- Indiana University School of Medicine scientists say they've started a clinical trial, testing stem cells as a treatment for peripheral artery disease.
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Michael Murphy
Former New York Giants running back Otis Anderson (R) poses for a photograph with firnd Michael Murphy before a game against the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis on September 12, 2008. (UPI Photo/Bill Greenblatt)

Michael George Murphy (born May 5, 1938) is an American film and television actor.

Murphy played Woody Allen's duplicitous friend Yale in the film Manhattan. He has worked frequently with director Robert Altman, and gave his best-known performances for Altman as sleazy political operative John Triplette in Nashville and as presidential candidate Jack Tanner in the acclaimed 1988 HBO miniseries Tanner '88, a role he reprised in 2004's Sundance Channel miniseries Tanner on Tanner. He played an unnamed mayor of Gotham City in Batman Returns and sleazy journalist Pete Curtis in Peter Weir's The Year of Living Dangerously. In 2006, he played Warren Worthington II, the father of Angel, in X-Men: The Last Stand.

He can be seen on the Canadian series This is Wonderland, for which he won Gemini Awards in 2004 and 2005. That same year, he appeared in the film Childstar with Don McKellar. His TV credits also include Law & Order and its spin-off, Criminal Intent.

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Michael Murphy."
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