Abraxas buys more oil wells

SAN ANTONIO, Dec. 12 (UPI) -- Abraxas Petroleum Corp. announced it has purchased oil and gas properties in the United States worth $140 million from St. Mary Land & Exploration Co.

COL BKC: St. Mary's 99, Oregon 87

MORAGA, Calif., Nov. 21 (UPI) -- Freshman Patrick Mills poured in 37 points Tuesday, paving the way for St. Mary College's shocking 99-87 win over the 11th-ranked Oregon Ducks.

'Vampire' hospitalized in Britain

BASILDON, England, June 9 (UPI) -- A new mental health assessment has been ordered for a blood-drinking patient who escaped from a British hospital and took an ex-girlfriend's mother hostage.

Man sets himself on fire at City Hall

LONG BEACH, Calif., April 19 (UPI) -- An unidentified man was listed in critical condition Thursday after setting himself on fire at Long Beach (Calif.) City Hall.

LeBron James building mega-mansion

BATH, Ohio, March 27 (UPI) -- Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James is building himself a 35,000-square-foot home with everything and then some, including a casino and aquarium. The house, now under construction in Bath, Ohio, a small town next to Akron and about 20 miles south of

Swift buying BP natural gas fields in La.

HOUSTON, Aug. 28 (UPI) -- Swift Energy Co. is paying $175 million to BP America Production Co. for a set of natural gas properties in southern Louisiana.

Catholic saint to be canonized

VACTICAN CITY, Vatican City, June 24 (UPI) -- Pope Benedict XVI is close to announcing that a 19th-century Indiana nun will become America's eighth Catholic saint, The Indianapolis Star reported.

Vicar says no to 'Outlaw' shoot

LONDON, May 1 (UPI) -- A British minister has turned down a request by makers of the movie, "The Outlaws," to film in his church because the flick is too graphic.

2 killed by tornado on Missouri road

ST. LOUIS, March 12 (UPI) -- Two people died on a Missouri highway when a tornado shoved their pickup truck under a propane tank as heavy rain battered the Midwest.

Nationals may lose Guillen to wrist injury

VIERA, Fla., March 3 (UPI) -- Washington Nationals outfielder Jose Guillen likely will miss three months because of a damaged tendon in his left wrist.

Parker Bowles joins royal holiday jaunt

SANDRINGHAM, England, Dec. 25 (UPI) -- Prince Charles' new wife Sunday joined Britain's royal family for the traditional Christmas Day church service in Sandringham.

Britain to have first black archbishop

LONDON, Oct. 5 (UPI) -- The Rev. John Sentamu, who moved to Britain from Uganda in 1974, has become the Church of England's first black archbishop.

He's back: Bernard Law key funeral player

VATICAN CITY, April 8 (UPI) -- Bernard Law, the Boston cardinal who resigned in disgrace for shielding boy molesting priests, re-appeared Friday as a key participant in the pope's funeral.

Spiritual signs spur help to needy in Ohio

CLEVELAND, Feb. 25 (UPI) -- Eastern Orthodox followers are hailing as a miracle the appearance of dozens of crosses on drapes hanging in the St. Mary Egypt Orthodox Monastery in Cleveland.

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AKP2003021502 - AKRON, Ohio, Feb. 14 (UPI) --St. Vincent-St. Mary high school senior LeBron James drives around a Zanesvuille defender in the second quarter at the James A. Rhodes (JAR) Arena in Akron, Ohio, on Feb. 14, 2003. James is expected to be the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft. rlw/tc/Tom Cammett UPI

Saint Catherine's Monastery, Mount Sinai, Egypt, 16th century

Theotokos ("Mother of God") Saint Mary

25 March - The Annunciation

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