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UPI Almanac for Thursday, March 13, 2014.
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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, March 13, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, March 13, 2012
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Gadhafi dead at 73; Reagan called him a madman

Gadhafi dead at 73; Reagan called him a madman

TRIPOLI, Libya, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi was called everything from a Barbary pirate to the king of international terrorism, an infantile nitwit and a religious fanatic.

Concern for Muslim U.S. soldiers 'real'

WASHINGTON, Nov. 8 (UPI) -- The U.S. Army chief says there are "real concerns" about a backlash toward Muslim U.S. soldiers following last week's mass shooting at Fort Hood, Texas.

Found human bones may be from 1800s

ANDERSON, Ind., Aug. 1 (UPI) -- Construction workers came across human remains at an Indiana work site that was a burial ground in the 19th century, authorities said.

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UPI Almanac for Thursday, March 13, 2008.
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UPI almanac for Tuesday, March 13, 2007.
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Reward offered for missing soldier

BAGHDAD, Nov. 10 (UPI) -- U.S. officials in Baghdad are offering a reward of up to $50,000 for information leading to the safe return of a kidnapped soldier.

Watercooler Stories

Plaintiffs: Dog was more than property... Dental appliance said to give faces a lift... Sandwich shop sued for faxing menus... British find bomb parts in their spuds... Watercooler stories from UPI.
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Sandwich shop sued for faxing menus

TAMPA, Fla., May 22 (UPI) -- A Florida attorney is suing a local sandwich shop in small claims court for faxing daily menu specials to a Tampa law office.

The Almanac

Today is Saturday, May 6, the 126th day of 2006 with 239 to follow.
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Today is Monday, March 13, the 72nd day of 2006 with 293 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Friday, May 6, the 126th day of 2005 with 239 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Sunday, March 13, the 72nd day of 2005 with 293 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Thursday, May 6, the 127th day of 2004 with 239 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Saturday, March 13, the 73rd day of 2004 with 293 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, May 6, the 126th day of 2003 with 239 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Thursday, March 13, the 72nd day of 2003 with 293 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Monday, May 6, the 126th day of 2002 with 239 to follow.
PENNY NELSON BARTHOLOMEW, United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, March 13, the 72nd day of 2002 with 293 to follow. The moon is new. The morning star is Mercury.
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Technique reveals chlorinated hydrocarbons

PRINCETON, N.J., Jan. 17 (UPI) -- An X-ray bombardment technique, used for the first time to detect chlorinated hydrocarbons in plant and soil samples, shows the natural substances routinely for

Winning the Cold War-Part 1

WESTON, Mass., Oct. 30 (UPI) -- Until 1981, the United States competed mainly on its side of the playing field. This was a good defensive effort called Containment, but it avoided taking the c
WARREN E. NORQUIST, Special to United Press International
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