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UPI Almanac for Sunday, May 12, 2013.
By United Press International
Lochte: Glad I missed Harry's nude party

Lochte: Glad I missed Harry's nude party

NEW YORK, Aug. 23 (UPI) -- U.S. Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte said Thursday he was glad he didn't stay with Britain's Prince Harry after the two had a swimming race in Las Vegas.

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, May 12, 2012.
By United Press International
Madonna admits she felt like an outsider in England

Madonna admits she felt like an outsider in England

NEW YORK, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- Madonna, an American pop star who is no stranger to scandal, says she could relate to Wallis Simpson, the controversial historic figure at the center of "W.E.," the royal romance she directed, produced and co-wrote.
KAREN BUTLER, United Press International

Duke's dog collars to be auctioned

NEW YORK, Dec. 27 (UPI) -- A sale of collars and leashes used by the pugs of the duke and duchess of Windsor may fetch up to $5,800, says Bonhams auction house in New York.

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UPI Almanac for Monday, May 12, 2008.
By United Press International

Prince William's girlfriend at Balmoral

ROYAL DEESIDE, Scotland, Oct. 14 (UPI) -- British royal watchers say Kate Middleton turned a corner in her romance with Prince William by being invited to hunt at Balmoral during the weekend.

The Almanac

UPI almanac for Saturday, May 12, 2007.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Friday, May 12, the 132nd day of 2006 with 233 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Thursday, May 12, the 132nd day of 2005 with 233 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, May 12, the 133rd day of 2004 with 233 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Monday, May 12, the 132nd day of 2003 with 233 to follow.
By United Press International

A Blast from the Past

Former President Jimmy Carter began an historic trip to Cuba on this date in 2002. He was the first U.S. president, in or out of office, to visit the island since communists seized control in 1959. While there, Carter criticized Fidel Castro's one-party r
By United Press International

A Blast from the Past

The weekly UPI Blast from the Past package for May 12-18.
By United Press International

A Blast from the Past

The weekly UPI Blast from the Past package for May 5-11.
By United Press International

The Almanac

The UPI alamanac for Sunday, May 12, 2002. Today is Mother's Day.
By United Press International

Blast from the Past

The "Mayaguez incident" began on this date in 1975 when a Cambodian gunboat fired on the American cargo ship Mayaguez, forcing it into a Cambodian port. During a U.S military rescue two days later, all 39 crewmen aboard were freed but a number of American
PENNY NELSON BARTHOLOMEW, United Press International

A Blast From The Past

Today is May 6. "Oh, the humanity!" The dream of mass transportation via dirigible ended on this date in 1937 when the German dirigible Hindenburg burst into flames while docking in Lakehurst, N.J.
PENNY NELSON BARTHOLOMEW, United Press International
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