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UPI Almanac for Monday, April 22, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Sunday, April 22, 2012.
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Alexander Solzhenitsyn -- an appreciation

Alexander Solzhenitsyn -- an appreciation

WASHINGTON, Aug. 4 (UPI) -- With the death of Alexander Isayevich Solzhenitsyn, the world has lost one of its most remarkable writers, a literary colossus whose extraordinary body of work, while deeply rooted in the Russian literary tradition, nonetheless reverberated with humanistic themes of global importance.
JOHN C.K. DALY, UPI International Correspondent

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, April 23, 2008.
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The Almanac

UPI almanac for Monday, April 23, 2007.
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The Almanac

Today is Sunday, April 23, the 113th day of 2006 with 252 to follow.
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The Almanac

The weekly UPI Almanac package for April 17-23, 2006.
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The Almanac

Today is Saturday, April 23, the 113th day of 2005 with 252 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Friday, April 23, the 114th day of 2004 with 252 to follow.
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Book of the week: Reading Lolita in Tehran

SAN DIEGO, May 20 (UPI) -- The voice of Iranians women is being heard, at least abroad, if not in their own country.
SHIRLEY SAAD

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, April 23, the 113th day of 2003 with 252 to follow.
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Video of the Week: 'Spirited Away'

LOS ANGELES, April 14 (UPI) -- In 1997, animator Hayao Miyazaki, the George Lucas of Japan, broke his nation's box office record with "Princess Mononoke," a "Lord of the Rings"-style adventur
STEVE SAILER, UPI National Correspondent

Film of the Week: 'Spirited Away'

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- In 1997, animator Hayao Miyazaki, the George Lucas of Japan, broke his nation's box office record with "Princess Mononoke," a "Lord of the Rings"-style adventur
STEVE SAILER, UPI National Correspondent

Video of the Week: Costner in 'Dragonfly'

LOS ANGELES, July 29 (UPI) -- "Dragonfly," starring Kevin Costner, is the perfect ghost story for people like me who don't like ghost stories because we are complete wusses about scary movie
STEVE SAILER, UPI National Correspondent

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The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, April 23, the 113th day of 2002 with 252 to follow. The moon is waxing, moving toward its full phase. There are no morning stars.
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When 2 is orange and two is blue

WASHINGTON, March 18 (UPI) -- The rare and puzzling phenomenon of synesthesia -- a linking of the senses that produces such things as colored letters and numbers -- probably is caused by cross-wiring in the higher centers of the brain, scientists said Monday.

Film of the Week: Costner in 'Dragonfly'

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 21 (UPI) -- "Dragonfly," starring Kevin Costner, is the perfect ghost story for people who don't like ghost stories because - like me - they are complete wusses about scary
STEVE SAILER, UPI National Correspondent

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