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List of Nobel Prize in Literature winners

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 10 (UPI) -- List of Nobel Prize in Literature winners:

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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013.
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Police: Suspect was trying to make haircut

SALT SPRINGS, Fla., March 29 (UPI) -- Authorities in Florida said a man accused of crashing his car through a construction barricade told deputies he was rushing to get to a haircut appointment.
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China's Mo Yan wins Nobel literature prize

China's Mo Yan wins Nobel literature prize

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 11 (UPI) -- Mo Yan, who uses growing up in northeastern China for his storytelling, received the 2012 Nobel Prize in Literature, the selection committee announced Thursday.

List of Nobel Prize in Literature winners

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 11 (UPI) -- List of Nobel Prize in Literature winners:

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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012.
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List of Nobel Prize in Literature winners

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 6 (UPI) -- List of Nobel Prize in Literature winners:

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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Sept. 25, 2011.
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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Sept. 25, 2008.
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Transcript of Obama speech on race

Transcript of Obama speech on race

PHILADELPHIA, March 18 (UPI) -- Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama, in Philadelphia, Tuesday delivered a speech on race relations in the United States.

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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2007.
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Today is Monday, Sept. 25, the 268th day of 2006 with 97 to follow.
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Today is Monday, Sept. 25, the 268th day of 2006 with 97 to follow.
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Today is Sunday, Sept. 25, the 268th day of 2005 with 97 to follow.
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Putin absolved in Super Bowl ring incident... Faulkner works making a comeback... How about a shot of lip balm?... Man proposes seizing Souter property... Watercooler stories from UPI.
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Faulkner works making a comeback

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., June 29 (UPI) -- More than 40 years after his death writer William Faulkner is having a new heyday -- due largely to Oprah Winfrey's decision to feature him in her book club.

Feature: Garry Marshall keeps it light

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 30 (UPI) -- In an era characterized by edgy, envelope-pushing entertainment, veteran director Garry Marshall -- who says the word "edgy" is not in his vocabulary -- prefers to keep specializing in family entertainment.
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

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Today is Saturday, Sept. 25, the 269th day of 2004 with 97 to follow.
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Today is Thursday, Sept. 25, the 268th day of 2003 with 97 to follow.
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Think tanks wrap-up

WASHINGTON, May 2 (UPI) -- The UPI think tank wrap-up is a daily digest covering opinion pieces, reactions to recent news events and position statements released by various think tanks. T

Assignment America: Advertising for Jews

NEW YORK, March 3 (UPI) -- Vanderbilt University, my beloved alma mater, is advertising for Jews. I'm wondering exactly how that works.
JOHN BLOOM, UPI Reporter at Large

Morgan Library to expand its facilities

NEW YORK, Oct. 25 (UPI) -- The Pierpont Morgan Library, the nation's richest private collection of manuscripts, books, and art works on paper, is planning a $75 million expansion of its f
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Today is Wednesday, Sept. 25, the 268th day of 2002 with 97 to follow.
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