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Published on July 30, 2014 - Page 2
Stowaway’s body is found WASHINGTON (AP) — The body of a young stowaway was found inside a compartment near the wheel well of an Air Force cargo...
Published on July 29, 2014 - Page 2
Man charged in kidnapping CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A man was arrested Monday and charged with kidnapping Abigail “Abby” Hernandez, 15, more than nine...
Published on July 28, 2014 - Page 2
Lightning hits 14; one dead LOS ANGELES (AP) — An official says a 20-year-old man has died after lightning struck 14 people at popular Venice Beach...
Published on July 28, 2014 - Page 2
1914: World War I began as Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia. 1540: King Henry VIII’s chief minister, Thomas Cromwell, was executed, the same...
Published on July 27, 2014 - Page 2
1909: During the first official test of the U.S. Army’s first airplane, Orville Wright flew himself and a passenger, Lt. Frank Lahm, above Fort Myer...
Published on July 27, 2014 - Page 2
U.S. shuts embassy in Libya WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States shuttered its embassy in Libya on Saturday and evacuated its diplomats to...
Published on July 26, 2014 - Page 2
Black box found in Mali crash PARIS (AP) — French soldiers recovered a black box from the Air Algerie wreckage site in a desolate region of restive...
Published on July 26, 2014 - Page 21
WUXI VILLAGE, China — The battle started when a government-hired crew tore down the metal cross atop the one-room church in this village surrounded...
Published on July 25, 2014 - Page 2
Lawsuit: Penis amputated BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) —Doctors mistakenly amputated the penis of a man who had gone into surgery last month for a routine...
Published on July 25, 2014 - Page 2
‘Life is not a matter of milestones, but of moments.’ Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy (1890-1995)
Published on July 24, 2014 - Page 2
1952: President Harry S. Truman announced a settlement in a 53-day steel strike. 1959: During a visit to Moscow, Vice President Richard Nixon...
Published on July 24, 2014 - Page 2
Plague reported in China BEIJING (AP) — Parts of a northern Chinese city have been quarantined after state media said a man there died of bubonic...
Published on July 23, 2014 - Page 2
Abduction takes deadly toll LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — In the three months since Islamic extremists kidnapped more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls, 11 of...
Published on July 21, 2014 - Page 2
1925: The so-called “Monkey Trial” ended in Dayton, Tenn., with John T. Scopes found guilty of violating state law for teaching Darwin’s Theory of...
Published on July 21, 2014 - Page 2
Selfies in stolen dress posted WEST FRANKFORT, Ill. (AP) — Police investigating the theft of clothing and jewelry from a boutique say they arrested...
Published on July 21, 2014 - Page 13
HOYLAKE, England — Walking off the 18th green as the British Open champion, Rory McIlroy kept gazing at all the greats on golf’s oldest trophy. On...
Published on July 20, 2014 - Page 2
1917: The World War I draft lottery went into operation. 1944: President Franklin D. Roosevelt was nominated for a fourth term of office at the...
Published on July 20, 2014 - Page 2
Police shoot thief in subway PARIS (AP) — Police say they shot and wounded a thief with about $135,000 in gold coins in a rare chase in the Paris...
Published on July 19, 2014 - Page 6
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The human cost of the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 hit home around the world Friday, spanning half of the...
Published on July 18, 2014 - Page 2
Three killed in bank robbery STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — A bank robbery ended with a police chase and furious gunbattle that left two suspects and a...

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