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Published on October 30, 2014 - Page 2
IS militants slay 30 in Iraq BAGHDAD (AP) — Islamic State group militants lined up 30 men in western Iraq and shot them dead Wednesday, an official...
Published on October 30, 2014 - Page 2
1938: The radio play “The War of the Worlds,” starring Orson Welles, aired on CBS. 1945: The U.S. government announced the end of shoe rationing,...
Published on October 29, 2014 - Page 2
Bomb suspect’s friend guilty BOSTON (AP) — Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s friend was convicted Tuesday of lying to federal...
Published on October 28, 2014 - Page 2
Cops: Victims invited to eat MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) — A popular student responsible for a shooting at a Washington state high school on Friday...
Published on October 27, 2014 - Page 2
Survey: Gas down 18 cents CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — A national survey of gas prices reports the average cost of U.S. regular grade gas dropped 18...
Published on October 27, 2014 - Page 2
1904: The first rapid transit subway, the IRT, was inaugurated in New York City. 1938: Du Pont announced a name for its new synthetic yarn: “nylon...
Published on October 26, 2014 - Page 2
1825: The Erie Canal opened in upstate New York, connecting Lake Erie and the Hudson River. 1861: The legendary Pony Express officially ceased...
Published on October 26, 2014 - Page 2
More female Muslim fighters SURUC, Turkey (AP) — On the other side of the Turkish border, the Syrian town of Kobani has been under an intense...
Published on October 24, 2014 - Page 2
‘You need not wonder whether you should have an unreliable person as a friend. An unreliable person is nobody’s friend.’ Idries Shah (1924-1996)...
Published on October 24, 2014 - Page 2
Lawsuit: Gory photo posted LOS ANGELES (AP) — A woman who stabbed pencils in her eyes during a suicide attempt is suing Los Angeles County, claiming...
Published on October 23, 2014 - Page 2
School: Teens not terrorists DENVER (AP) — Three teenage girls being investigated for possibly trying to join Islamic State forces in Syria were...
Published on October 23, 2014 - Page 4
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) —A gunman with a scarf over his face killed a soldier standing guard at Canada’s war memorial Wednesday, then stormed Parliament...
Published on October 22, 2014 - Page 2
1934: Bank robber Charles “Pretty Boy” Floyd was shot to death by federal agents and local police at a farm near East Liverpool, Ohio. 1962:...
Published on October 22, 2014 - Page 2
Pentagon: ISIS tab at $424M WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says it has spent $424 million so far in its military campaign against the Islamic State...
Published on October 22, 2014 - Page 9
PRETORIA, South Africa — Oscar Pistorius was sentenced to five years in prison Tuesday for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, completing a...
Published on October 21, 2014 - Page 2
WHO: Nigeria free of Ebola ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria is free of Ebola, the World Health Organization declared Monday in a rare victory in the...
Published on October 21, 2014 - Page 11
OSIJEK, Croatia (AP) —Former Auschwitz guard Jakob Denzinger lived the American dream. His plastics company in the Rust Belt town of Akron, Ohio,...
Published on October 20, 2014 - Page 2
1803: The U.S. Senate ratified the Louisiana Purchase. 1944: During World War II, Gen. Douglas MacArthur stepped ashore at Leyte in the Philippines...
Published on October 20, 2014 - Page 2
Bear bites off boy’s arm BEIJING (AP) — A bear has bitten off the right arm of a 9-year-old boy who tried to feed it through its cage, state media...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 2
Bishops drop mercy for gays VATICAN CITY (AP) — Catholic bishops scrapped their landmark welcome to gays Saturday, showing deep divisions at the end...

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