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The Alcatraz prison was closed in 1963.

Key scenes were shot on Alcatraz.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Alcatraz Cruises in California was included in a When in Roam itinerary.
(The New York Times - Travel, )

Richard Oakes best known for leading protest occupying Alcatraz Island in 1969.
(USA TODAY in USA Today - Tech, )

"Alcatraz" executive producer Jennifer Johnson will take over for Kevin Williamson.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

Ai Weiwei’s installation “Trace” (2014) on view at Alcatraz in San Francisco.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Adults and kids alike can sleepover at an array of tourist attractions including Alcatraz.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

The ultimate cold case solved and an intriguing discovery beneath Alcatraz are on the list.
(USA Today - Tech, )

An island tourist was able to take a video of a great white shark devouring a seal near Alcatraz Island.
(Tech Times - Science, )

That's part of the reason he is helming an exhibit opening this month on San Francisco's Alcatraz Island.
(Avital Andrews in Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

Authorities say a ferry veered from its route to rescue 10 people off a sinking boat near Alcatraz Island.
(Los Angeles Times - Money & Company, )

Moored on the waters of San Francisco Bay, just east of Alcatraz and the Golden Gate Bridge, is -- well, a mystery.
(CNN - Technology, )

When the country's security minister went to Indonesia's Alcatraz, five X-ray machines were found to be out of order.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Three prisoners who escaped from the US island prison Alcatraz in 1962 may have made it to land alive, a new study suggests.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

The 19-month Native American occupation of Alcatraz will be the focus of an upcoming exhibit on an Oregon Indian reservation.
(Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

On the night of 11 June three inmates successfully escaped from Alcatraz, the notorious island prison in San Francisco Bay.
(The Independent - World News, )

The Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei is taking his art to one of the most infamous prisons, using Alcatraz as an inspiration.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

A photo taken at Alcatraz prison off the coast of San Francisco appears to show a ghost inside the inmates' visitation waiting room.
(UPI - Odd News, )

Two years ago, TripAdvisor travelers picked the former prison Alcatraz Island in San Francisco Bay as the top landmark to see in America.
(Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

After the notorious Alcatraz prison closed, the Indians of all Tribes occupied the island in San Francisco bay for 19 controversial months.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

Next year the activist Beijing artist will exhibit a series of new installations at Alcatraz, the former island prison in San Francisco Bay.
(David Ng in Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

A camera aboard a ferry docked at Alcatraz Island captured the moment a great white shark breached the surface of the water to catch a seal.
(UPI - Odd News, )

Notable breakouts included the 1587 escape of Father John Gerard from the Tower of London, and the 1962 escape of three inmates from Alcatraz.
(The New York Times - World News, )

San Francisco is out of the race to host the next America’s Cup, meaning no more spectacular backdrops of the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz.
(The New York Times - Sports, )

The National Park Service said Alumni Day at San Francisco's Alcatraz prison will feature several former officers, family members and one former prisoner.
(UPI - Odd News, )

Scientists have discovered a military fortress long thought to have been destroyed under the prison yard at Alcatraz, the San Francisco Bay former prison.
(Daily Mail - News, )

John and Clarence Anglin (pictured) left papier-mache heads in their beds before fleeing from Alcatraz, off the coast of San Francisco, on a raft in 1962.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The FBI and the National Parks Service has revealed it is 3D scanning the dummy heads created by Alcatraz inmates to fool guards during their 1962 escape.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

There are no regular tours to Alcatraz Island on Thanksgiving, but those willing to face the early hour and a chilly ferry ride can observe a special event.
(Anne Harnagel in Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

Athletes jumped into the water from the San Francisco Belle to begin the first leg of the 34th annual Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon in San Francisco on Sunday.
(NBC News, )

Five years later he swam from Alcatraz Island to San Francisco accompanied by his son and daughter - a feat that echoed his journey back from the brink of death.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Bali nine ringleaders Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran have been ordered to transfer to the penal island dubbed "Indonesia's Alcatraz" ahead of their executions.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Colin Kaepernick, the former 49ers quarterback credited with spearheading the NFL’s anthem protest, took part Thursday in the annual Unthanksgiving Day on Alcatraz.
(Fox News - U.S., )

New information regarding infamous Alcatraz escapees, Frank Morris and brothers John and Clarence Anglin, have come to light thanks to a recent History channel special.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Since playing the lucky-unlucky lottery winner Hurley on "Lost," Jorge Garcia's career has moved along nicely from "Alcatraz" to "Hawaii -0" and upcoming big-screen movies.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

No one ever survived an escape attempt from Alcatraz; authorities always said that of those who escaped the island prison, they still died trying to get across San Francisco Bay.
(CBC Radio in CBC News - World, )

Nephew Ken Widner says he believes both John and Clarence Anglin married and had children when they reached Brazil after escaping from Alcatraz, which would prevent their extradition.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Ai Weiwei creates an elaborate series of installations for display on Alcatraz, even though he's forbidden from traveling outside China and has never been to the notorious prison site.
(CNET News, )

Alcatraz beat out the Golden Gate Bridge, the Lincoln Memorial and the Statue of Liberty to be selected the No. 1 landmark in the U.S. in TripAdvisor's recent Travelers' Choice awards.
(Mary Forgione in Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

The high security island jail called Nusakambangan is described as Indonesia’s Alcatraz — there is no stricter prison and perhaps no more secure environment on the entire archipelago.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

If their pleas for mercy continue to be ignored, this month Bali Nine drug smugglers Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran will face the firing squad on an island known as the "Alcatraz of Indonesia".
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

The three prisoners who escaped from Alcatraz in one of the most famous and elaborate prison breaks in U.S. history could have survived and made it to land, scientists concluded in a recent study.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - Technology & Science, )

It is renowned as one of the most notorious and secure prisons in history – but new research claims that some inmates may actually have managed to escape from Alcatraz and lived to tell the tale.
(The Independent - Science, )

With ideas borrowed from the Shawshank Redemption and tips lifted from Escape from Alcatraz, two prisoners have gone on the run in the United States after successfully tunnelling out of a maximum security prison.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

In composer Lisa Bielawa’s world, cows sing, a ponytailed man plays the hurdy-gurdy in the backseat of a vintage Chrysler Valiant and an escape from Alcatraz is as simple as tossing a knotted sheet rope out a prison cell window and driving off into the night — to Sweden.
(Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

As we walked inside San Francisco’s famed Alcatraz prison past rows of small, decaying, locked prison cells, on barred doors hung Vancouver artist James Picard’s paintings: Disturbing images of physically and emotionally wounded people, many representing Holocaust prisoners and Nazis.
(The Vancouver Sun - Entertainment/Arts, )

The Pentagon is expected to release a plan next week on President Obama’s years-long effort to close the Guantanamo Bay detention center that suggests a Colorado prison dubbed “the Alcatraz of the Rockies” as one suitable site to relocate expected life-long detainees, Obama administration officials say.
(Fox News - Politics, )

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