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Apple said looking at iPhone, iPad with largers screens

CUPERTINO, Calif., July 22 (UPI) -- U.S. tech giant Apple has asked its suppliers to create prototypes of an iPhone and iPad with larger screens, officials at its suppliers have said.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Saturday, May 18, 2013.
By United Press International

90 percent of U.S. singles want to marry

DALLAS, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- Ninety percent of U.S. singles say they want to get married but 51 percent of women and 33 percent of men say they don't want a virgin, a survey found.

Woman admits hiding 4 stillborn babies

LIVERPOOL, England, Sept. 13 (UPI) -- A British woman has admitted hiding the births of four stillborn babies and keeping the remains of three of them for 20 years, authorities say.

Thief's dad returns church's chalices

NEW YORK, March 11 (UPI) -- A New York man said he returned to a church two chalices valued at $14,000 and $150 of poor box money, stolen by his 20-year-old son.

Fallen St. Helen's climber found dead

PORTLAND, Ore., Feb. 16 (UPI) -- Rescue teams Tuesday said a man who fell 1,500 feet into the Mount St. Helens crater in Washington has been found dead.

Poll: Many Britons doubt nativity story

LONDON, Dec. 20 (UPI) -- Seventy percent of British residents who participated in a poll on faith said they don't believe the biblical story of the birth of Jesus.

Some soldiers from Iraq have lung problems

TORONTO, May 22 (UPI) -- Some soldiers returning from Iraq have been diagnosed with bronchiolitis, a disease affecting the small airways of the lung, U.S. researchers said.

Rottweiler kills 1-year-old boy

WAKEFIELD, England, Dec. 29 (UPI) -- A pet Rottweiler was put down after fatally mauling a 1-year-old boy in Britain.

Grandmother charged in fatal mauling

LIVERPOOL, England, April 3 (UPI) -- The grandmother of an English girl fatally mauled by a pet dog has been charged with manslaughter.

Badge saves rookie cop's life

NEW YORK, March 2 (UPI) -- The badge a New York police officer earned just three months ago saved his life when it shattered a knife wielded by a deranged drunk. Officer Stuart Ingram told the New York Daily News he's very grateful to the manufacturer of the nickel-alloy badge.

Winter muscling into U.S. East, Big Sky

CHICAGO, Nov. 11 (UPI) -- Snow swirled around the U.S. Midwest Saturday as a pair of strong cold fronts swept through the heartland and the Big Sky region.

Suicide risk linked to birth month

LONDON, May 2 (UPI) -- Babies born in April, May and June are more likely to commit suicide than people born during the other nine months of the year, British researchers say.

Homeland Security goes after toy store

ST. HELEN, Ore., Oct. 29 (UPI) -- Department of Homeland Security agents infiltrated a small Oregon toy store because it was allegedly selling an illegal copy of the Rubik's Cube.

Mount St. Helen's has 'steam event'

MOUNT ST. HELENS NATIONAL VOLCANIC MONUMENT, Wash., Oct. 4 (UPI) -- Mount St. Helens erupted moderately Monday, sending clouds of steam and ash above the crater rim and drifting downwind.
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