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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Friday, April 26, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Friday, Aug. 17, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Thursday, April 26, 2012.
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Hess' body removed from gravesite

WUNSIEDEL, Germany, July 21 (UPI) -- A German town has removed the body of Rudolf Hess, Nazi leader Adolf Hitler's deputy and personal secretary, from its cemetery, officials said.

Hitler ordered Hess flight to Scotland?

EDINBURGH, Scotland, May 30 (UPI) -- A newly discovered document indicates German despot Adolf Hitler ordered Rudolf Hess to fly to Scotland to seek peace with U.K. leaders during World War II.

Last conspicuous Nuremberg prosecutor dies

ST. LOUIS, April 29 (UPI) -- Whitney Harris, the last surviving Nuremberg trials podium prosecutor, who brought high-ranking Nazi war criminals to justice, died in St. Louis, his wife said.
Churchill statue in France is defaced

Churchill statue in France is defaced

PARIS, Aug. 19 (UPI) -- Vandals defaced a statue of Winston Churchill in Paris on the anniversary of the arrival of Allied troops in Paris Wednesday, officials said.

Hungary police ban neo-Nazi marches

BUDAPEST, Hungary, Aug. 12 (UPI) -- Hungarian police said they have banned neo-Nazi marches planned in Budapest to mark the anniversary of the death of Adolf Hitler's deputy.

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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Aug. 17, 2008.
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Postal company apologizes for Nazi stamps

BERLIN, May 22 (UPI) -- Officials with the Deutsche Post postal service in Germany say the company is sorry for producing stamps featuring the image of Nazi leader Rudolf Hess.

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, April 26, 2008.
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UPI Almanac for Friday, Aug. 17, 2007.
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U.K. spy's 1939 Hitler photos unveiled

NOTTINGHAM, England, May 23 (UPI) -- The family of a former British spy released photos Wednesday the man openly took of Adolf Hitler in Germany weeks before World War II began.

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UPI almanac for Thursday, April 26, 2007.
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Today is Thursday, Aug. 17, the 229th day of 2006 with 136 to follow.
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Today is Wednesday, April 26, the 116th day of 2006 with 249 to follow.
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Nuremberg trials anniversary marked

NUREMBERG, Germany, Nov. 20 (UPI) -- An observance was held in Nuremberg, Germany, Sunday to mark the 60th anniversary of the beginning of the war crimes trial of top Nazis.

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Today is Wednesday, Aug. 17, the 229th day of 2005 with 136 to follow.
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The weekly UPI Almanac package for August 15-21, 2005.
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Today is Tuesday, April 26, the 116th day of 2005 with 249 to follow.
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New light on Rudolf Hess flight to Britain

LONDON, Dec. 27 (UPI) -- A diary entry made by the wife of a senior British intelligence officer has rekindled interest in the 1941 flight to England by Hitler's deputy, Rudolf Hess.

Scottish family hails release of spy paper

EDINBURGH, Scotland, Nov. 9 (UPI) -- Descendants of a Scottish nobleman are hailing the release of secret documents showing he had nothing to do with the Third Reich.

Jewish graveyard defaced in Germany

BOCHUM, Germany, Aug. 25 (UPI) -- Some 50 Jewish headstones were defaced at a cemetery by neo-Nazis in the German city of Bochum, south of Dusseldorf, The Times of London reported.

Neo-Nazis confronted by Bavarian villagers

WUNSIEDEL, Germany, Aug. 20 (UPI) -- Germany deployed about 1,000 police to a village where neo-Nazis from across Europe arrived to honor the memory of Adolph Hitler's right-hand man.
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