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UPI Almanac for Friday, Nov. 28, 2014
By United Press International
UPI Almanac for Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

UPI Almanac for Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014
By United Press International
UPI Almanac for Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014

Brrrrr-ave passengers help push Russian icebound plane onto runway
Mary Papenfuss
IGARKO, Russia, Nov. 27 (UPI) -- Now that's pitching in. Dozens of Russian passengers climbed out of their aircraft to help push their icebound plane onto the runway in a town about 100 miles north of the Arctic Circle.

Beijing store bans Chinese shoppers
Mary Papenfuss
BEIJING, Nov. 26 (UPI) -- Locals are furious since a Beijing clothing store has banned Chinese shoppers, whom employees call "annoying."

Pa. probes city's mysterious cat urine smell
Ben Hooper
NEW CASTLE, Pa., Nov. 26 (UPI) -- Pennsylvania environmental officials are trying to determine why an odor resembling cat urine has been lingering in a neighborhood for more than three weeks.

Rare white lion cub greets public at Omaha zoo
Ben Hooper
OMAHA, Nov. 26 (UPI) -- The Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium in Omaha unveiled a trio of lion cubs, including a rare white lion, to the public Wednesday.

'Reincarnation of Jesus' surgeon suspended
Ben Hooper
NASHVILLE, Nov. 26 (UPI) -- A Tennessee surgeon's license was suspended for bizarre behavior including calling himself the "Son of God" and an alleged attack at the 9/11 Memorial Museum.

Rare Shakespeare collection found in France
Ben Hooper
ST. OMER, France, Nov. 26 (UPI) -- A Shakespeare collection discovered by librarians going through their facility's collection in France has been authenticated by an expert as a rare First Folio.

Museum: Farmer used Bronze Age dagger as doorstop
Ben Hooper
NORWICH, England, Nov. 26 (UPI) -- A British museum said it paid nearly $65,000 for a Bronze Age dagger found by a farmer who was using it as a doorstop.

Mock Lamborghini carved from mahogany
Ben Hooper
PUTIAN, China, Nov. 26 (UPI) -- A Chinese wood craftsman said a full-size mahogany car he modeled after a Lamborghini roadster can reach speeds of 18 mph using an electric engine.