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Mother Teresa shelter razed in Moscow

Mother Teresa shelter razed in Moscow

MOSCOW, Sept. 20 (UPI) -- A Moscow shelter run by the late Mother Teresa's order has been demolished just days before a bronze monument to the Catholic missionary is to be unveiled.
Bridge steps up for Mother Teresa tribute

Bridge steps up for Mother Teresa tribute

BUFFALO, N.Y., Aug. 9 (UPI) -- The operators of an iconic New York state structure have stepped forward to honor Mother Teresa.
Empire State Building policy lights up ire

Empire State Building policy lights up ire

NEW YORK, June 11 (UPI) -- The late Mother Teresa isn't alone in being rejected for special Empire State Building lighting in New York; the U.S. Marine Corps says it was snubbed, too.

Catholics upset at Mother Teresa 'stiff'

NEW YORK, June 10 (UPI) -- A U.S. Catholic group said officials with New York's Empire State Building rejected their request to light the building in honor of Mother Teresa.

Postal Service unveils 2010 stamp program

WASHINGTON, Dec. 30 (UPI) -- The U.S. Postal Service said Wednesday its 2010 stamps will feature Mother Teresa and actress Katharine Hepburn.

Albania wants Mother Teresa's body

TIRANA, Albania, Oct. 18 (UPI) -- Mother Teresa of Calcutta, buried in the city where she spent much of her life, would prefer to rest with her family, Albanian Prime Minister Sali Berisha says.
Albania wants Mother Teresa remains

Albania wants Mother Teresa remains

CALCUTTA, India, Oct. 14 (UPI) -- The remains of Mother Teresa are being claimed by both India, where she mostly lived and died, and Albania, which claims she is one of its nationals.

Oakland's Mother Wright dies at 87

OAKLAND, Calif., May 9 (UPI) -- Mary Ann Wright, known as the Mother Teresa of Oakland, Calif., for her work on behalf of the downtrodden, has died. She was 87.

French Sister Emmanuelle dead at age 99

PARIS, Oct. 25 (UPI) -- Sister Emmanuelle -- a nun revered in France for her work with the poor -- has died at the age of 99, members of her Roman Catholic order say.

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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2008.
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Sainthood sought for Pope John Paul II

VATICAN CITY, May 22 (UPI) -- Pope John Paul II could be beatified by next spring, possibly in time for the fourth anniversary of his death, a cardinal at the Vatican predicts.

Family: Our sons abused in confessional

CHICAGO, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Two Arizona brothers have filed a lawsuit claiming that a well-known Jesuit priest in Chicago molested them during retreats.

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UPI Almanac for Friday, Oct. 19, 2007.
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UPI almanac for Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2007.
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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2007.
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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Sept 5, 2007.
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UPI Almanac for Monday, Aug. 27, 2007.
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Mother Teresa suffered crisis of faith

NEW YORK , Aug. 24 (UPI) -- A new book about Mother Teresa of Calcutta by the man petitioning for her sainthood reveals she questioned the presence of God in her life for decades.

Pope John Paul II closer to sainthood

VATICAN CITY, April 2 (UPI) -- The Vatican has moved a step closer to declaring the late Pope John Paul II a saint, with the announcement of one of two required posthumous miracles.

Late pope could be saint soon

VATICAN CITY, Jan. 21 (UPI) -- The late Pope John Paul II is close to being named a saint, a report says. The Sunday Times of London said John Paul has already been credited with the three miracles required for sainthood.

The Almanac

UPI almanac for Saturday, Dec. 30, 2006.
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UPI almanac for Thursday, Oct. 19, 2006.
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UPI almanacs for Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2006.
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Today is Monday, Sept. 11, the 254th day of 2006 with 111 to follow.
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Today is Tuesday, Sept. 5, the 248th day of 2006 with 117 to follow.
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