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Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus found in Cleveland after missing 10 years

Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus found in Cleveland after missing 10 years

CLEVELAND, May 6 (UPI) -- Two young women missing for nearly 10 years were found Monday in Cleveland, and the man who allegedly held them captive was in custody, police said.

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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, April 16, 2013.
By United Press International

Proclamation recognizes Wright brothers

WASHINGTON, Dec. 17 (UPI) -- President Obama recognized Monday the contributions Orville and Wilbur Wright made to business and aviation that culminated in 12 seconds of powered flight.

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UPI Almanac for Monday, April 16, 2012.
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The almanac

UPI Almanac for Sunday, July 20, 2008.
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The almanac

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, April 16, 2008.
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Supersonic flight pioneer to be honored

WASHINGTON, Dec. 12 (UPI) -- U.S. aeronautics engineer Richard Whitcomb, whose research made supersonic flight possible, is to be inducted into the First Flight Shrine.

The Almanac

UPI almanac for Friday, July 20, 2007.

The Almanac

UPI almanac for Monday, April 16, 2007.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Thursday, July 20, the 201st day of 2006 with 164 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Sunday, April 16, the 106th day of 2006 with 259 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, July 20, the 201st day of 2005 with 164 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Saturday, April 16, the 106th day of 2005 with 259 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, July 20, the 202nd day of 2004 with 164 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Friday, April 16, the 107th day of 2004 with 259 to follow.
By United Press International

Flight's Centennial:Day soggy but spirited

KILL DEVIL HILLS, N.C., Dec. 17 (UPI) -- The sandy hills where Orville and Wilbur Wright first demonstrated that a machine could fly was soaked through with steady rains Wednesday, 100 years to the day that the brothers' canvas, wood and wire contraption took wing.
IRENE MONA KLOTZ, United Press International

Flight's Centennial:Funding future Wrights

WASHINGTON, Dec. 16 (UPI) -- Was the success of the Wright brothers unique to their time and circumstance? Or could we expect they would fare the same today? And from where will the next generation of aviation entrepreneurs emerge?
FRANK SIETZEN, United Press International

Wright wannabes struggling to fly

KILL DEVIL HILLS, N.C., Dec. 12 (UPI) -- The Wright brothers made it look easy when they made their flights 100 years ago in North Carolina, but doing it now with the same equipment just won't fly.

Astronauts honor Wilbur and Orville Wright

DAYTON, Ohio, July 20 (UPI) -- The first man on the moon Sunday paid homage to the brothers who made his historic walk possible.

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Today is Wednesday, April 16, the 106th day of 2003 with 259 to follow.
By United Press International

Flight Century: The brothers from Dayton

One hundred years ago, human transportation changed forever, the change borne on wings crafted by two brothers from Dayton, Ohio.
FRANK SIETZEN, UPI Science News

First flight celebrations begin

WASHINGTON, Dec. 17 (UPI) -- U.S. air and space pioneers gathered in Washington Tuesday to launch a year-long commemoration of the centennial of powered human flight.

2002 Yearend: Toward a century of flight

Nearly a century ago, two brothers took turns piloting their propeller-driven Wright Flyer into the air down a windswept North Carolina hill, achieving what researchers have concluded was the first controlled flight of a powered aircraft in human history.
TOBIN BECK

First-flight celebrations begin

WASHINGTON, Dec. 17 (UPI) -- Ninety-nine years to the day the Wright brothers first flew a powered aircraft, U.S. air and space pioneers gathered in Washington Tuesday to launch a year-long commemoration of that historic event.
FRANK SIETZEN, UPI Science News

A Blast from the Past

A year ago on this date, U.S. officials said the whereabouts of Osama bin Laden were unknown but they believed they had destroyed his al-Qaeda terrorist network in Afghanistan. However, it became clear in a few days that hundreds of bin Laden's men were e
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