World


Published on November 23, 2014 - Page 2
Earthquake rocks Japan TOKYO (AP) — A strong earthquake in the mountainous area of central Japan that hosted the 1998 Winter Olympics destroyed more...
Published on November 23, 2014 - Page 2
1889: The first jukebox made its debut in San Francisco, at the Palais Royale Saloon. (The coin-operated device consisted of four listening tubes...
Published on November 23, 2014 - Page 8
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Officials in a Polish town have opposed a proposition to name a playground after Winnie-the-Pooh due to the bear's unclear...
Published on November 21, 2014 - Page 2
‘Never confuse motion with action.’ Ernest Hemingway (1899-1961) American author
Published on November 21, 2014 - Page 2
Five dead on trip to Disney CALHOUN, La. (AP) — Three children and two adults from a Texas family were killed on their way to Disney World when...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 2
1962: President John F. Kennedy held a news conference in which he announced the end of the naval quarantine of Cuba imposed during the missile...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 2
‘Paddington’ gets ‘PG’ rating LONDON (AP) — British film authorities have managed to find dangerous behavior and sexual innuendo in a film about...
Published on November 19, 2014 - Page 2
Warrants out for Americans BANGKOK (AP) — Thai police issued arrest warrants Tuesday for two Americans who attempted to mail a preserved baby’s head...
Published on November 19, 2014 - Page 8
GENEVA — The latest twist in FIFA’s World Cup bid corruption case has landed on the desk of Switzerland’s attorney general. FIFA filed a “criminal...
Published on November 19, 2014 - Page 11
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The drinks are no longer on the house at Casa Bacardi in Puerto Rico. Foreigners will now have to pay $12 and residents...
Published on November 19, 2014 - Page 11
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel vowed harsh retaliation Tuesday for a Palestinian attack that killed five people and left blood-smeared prayer books and...
Published on November 19, 2014 - Page 11
Blueberry farmers face labor charges SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Department of Labor wants to pursue additional charges against blueberry farmers that it...
Published on November 18, 2014 - Page 2
Police: Boxes held body parts LAS VEGAS (AP) — U.S. investigators are trying to determine whether any laws were broken by two American tourists...
Published on November 18, 2014 - Page 5
SYDNEY (AP) — The male co-host of an Australian TV program is finally getting some attention for his fashion sense. And that’s his point. Karl...
Published on November 18, 2014 - Page 6
MILAN (AP) — A multi-nation fisheries body on Monday raised the quotas for endangered Bluefin tuna in the Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea to the...
Published on November 18, 2014 - Page 6
BRUSSELS (AP) — Red Cross officials helping to lead the fight against Ebola in West Africa said Monday the virus is still spreading, and they’re...
Published on November 17, 2014 - Page 2
1947: President Harry S. Truman, in an address to a special session of Congress, called for emergency aid to Austria, Italy and France. (The aid was...
Published on November 17, 2014 - Page 2
IS beheads U.S. aid worker BEIRUT (AP) — The Islamic State group has beheaded Peter Kassig, releasing a video Sunday showing a masked militant...
Published on November 17, 2014 - Page 5
ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is claiming that Muslim sailors reached the Americas more than 300 years before explorer...
Published on November 16, 2014 - Page 2
1933: The United States and the Soviet Union established diplomatic relations. 1959: The Rodgers and Hammerstein musical “The Sound of Music” opened...

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