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Video shows Schumacher did not attempt to slow before accident

ALBERTVILLE, France, Jan. 8 (UPI) -- Michael Schumacher was outside a marked ski run and did nothing to slow his speed before being injured when he hit a rock, French investigators said Wednesday.
Treacherous weather toll: Eight dead, path of damaged structures

Treacherous weather toll: Eight dead, path of damaged structures

WASHINGTON, Ill., Nov. 18 (UPI) -- At least eight people in two states were dead as residents in America's heartland began cleaning up Monday after a tornado-spawning storm system pushed through.

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Friar accused of abuse found dead in Pa.

HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa., Jan. 26 (UPI) -- A Catholic friar accused of sexually abusing at least 11 male students at an Ohio Catholic school has died at a Pennsylvania monastery, church officials said.
Quinn sets special dates for Jackson seat

Quinn sets special dates for Jackson seat

CHICAGO, Nov. 26 (UPI) -- Illinois Gov. Patrick Quinn set the dates to fill former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr.'s seat: Feb. 26 for the primary and March 19 for the general election.

Quinn, China sign pact for Asian carp

SPRINGFIELD, Ill., July 13 (UPI) -- Illinois Gov. Patrick Quinn signed an agreement Tuesday with China to export up to 30 million pounds of Asian carp a year from the Illinois River.
Obama congratulates Ill. Gov. Quinn

Obama congratulates Ill. Gov. Quinn

SPRINGFIELD, Ill., Feb. 3 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama Wednesday called to congratulate Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn for winning the state Democratic primary, a White House spokesman said.

Mom who killed kids to be released

CHICAGO, May 2 (UPI) -- An Illinois mother is to be freed 24 years after she killed her two children in a postpartum psychosis, her lawyer said.
Obama hopeful about future of Illinois

Obama hopeful about future of Illinois

SPRINGFIELD, Ill., Feb. 13 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama says the state of Illinois is ready to move forward under Patrick Quinn, who has replaced impeached Gov. Rod Blagojevich.

Quinn: Blagojevich 'yesterday's tomatoes'

WASHINGTON, Feb. 3 (UPI) -- Illinois Gov. Patrick Quinn said Tuesday that the state has already moved on from the impeachment of his predecessor last week.
Quinn sworn in; Blagojevich moves on

Quinn sworn in; Blagojevich moves on

SPRINGFIELD, Ill., Jan. 29 (UPI) -- Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich said he was sad but not surprised that the state Senate voted him out of office Thursday, and vowed to clear his name.
Quinn sworn in as Illinois governor

Quinn sworn in as Illinois governor

SPRINGFIELD, Ill., Jan. 29 (UPI) -- Lt. Gov. Pat Quinn was sworn in as Illinois' 41st governor Thursday shortly after the state Senate expelled Gov. Rod Blagojevich from office.

Court invalidates religious clause in will

CHICAGO, Aug. 25 (UPI) -- The Illinois Supreme Court has been asked to take a case that involves whether a person can practice discrimination with his money after he dies.

Broadway to honor Equity's Pat Quinn

NEW YORK, Sept. 25 (UPI) -- Broadway's lights will dim Tuesday night in honor of Patrick Quinn, the executive director of Actors' Equity Association who died during the weekend. Quinn only recently had been appointed to the job at Equity, which represents stage actors around the Uni

Actors' union ratifies Broadway contract

NEW YORK, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- The Actors' Equity union has ratified a new contract covering Broadway and touring theatrical production for the next four years.
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Patrick Dominic Quinn (February 12, 1950, Philadelphia – September 24, 2006, Bushkill, Pennsylvania) was an American actor and a former president of the Actors' Equity Association. Quinn's father was a mortician.

Quinn studied theater at Temple University. After graduation from college he took his first Equity role in a touring company of Man of La Mancha. He also helped start the Charade Dinner Theater, the first Equity dinner theater in metropolitan Philadelphia.

His first Broadway role was in the 1976 revival of Fiddler on the Roof. He also was in the cast of Lend Me a Tenor, Beauty and the Beast, A Class Act and the 1998 revival of The Sound of Music.

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