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Published on May 26, 2015 - Page 2
Device causes Capitol scare WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. Capitol Police spokeswoman says a bomb squad safely destroyed a pressure cooker found Sunday in...
Published on May 26, 2015 - Page 2
1865: Confederate forces west of the Mississippi surrendered in New Orleans. 1868: The impeachment trial of President Andrew Johnson ended with his...
Published on May 25, 2015 - Page 2
Teen inmate care cost $1M CHICAGO (AP) — A talented teenage basketball player unable to post bond on a low-level burglary charge ended up ingesting...
Published on May 25, 2015 - Page 2
1787: The Constitutional Convention began at the Pennsylvania State House (Independence Hall) in Philadelphia after enough delegates had shown up for...
Published on May 24, 2015 - Page 2
Boko Haram takes last stand YOLA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerian troops killed scores of Islamic extremists and rescued 20 women and children from...
Published on May 24, 2015 - Page 2
1775: John Hancock was elected President of the Continental Congress, succeeding Peyton Randolph. 1844: Samuel F.B. Morse transmitted the message “...
Published on May 24, 2015 - Page 9
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerian airlines grounded flights Saturday and radio stations were silenced as a months-long fuel shortage aggravated by...
Published on May 24, 2015 - Page 9
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Myanmar’s president has signed off on a law requiring some mothers to space their children three years apart despite...
Published on May 24, 2015 - Page 9
VIENNA — Sweden won the 60th Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday, finishing ahead of Russia, whose contestant received some boos as the Ukraine...
Published on May 23, 2015 - Page 2
TREASURE HUNT: 7-15-16-25-26 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 3-8 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 2-6-0 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 7-9-4-3 MIDDAY PICK FIVE: 3-7-6-6-4 EVENING PICK...
Published on May 23, 2015 - Page 2
‘Life is like a game of poker: If you don’t put any in the pot, there won’t be any to take out.’ Jackie “Moms” Mabley (1894-1975) comedian
Published on May 22, 2015 - Page 2
Supercar smash-up in China BEIJING (AP) — A court sentenced two young men to up to five months in jail for dangerous driving after they crashed a...
Published on May 22, 2015 - Page 2
TREASURE HUNT: 7-14-23-28-29 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 8-6 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 1-5-2 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 7-2-1-1 MIDDAY PICK FIVE: 2-1-5-5-9 EVENING PICK...
Published on May 22, 2015 - Page 2
‘We have all, at one time or another, been performers, and many of us still are —politicians, playboys, cardinals and kings.’ Laurence Olivier (...
Published on May 22, 2015 - Page 9
BEIJING (AP) — A Chinese television drama about World War II got pulled off the air following a public outcry over a plot in which a hidden grenade...
Published on May 21, 2015 - Page 2
1881: Clara Barton founded the American Red Cross. 1927: Charles A. Lindbergh landed his Spirit of St. Louis monoplane near Paris, completing the...
Published on May 21, 2015 - Page 2
Banks ordered to pay $5B WASHINGTON (AP) — Four global banks agreed Wednesday to pay more than $5 billion in penalties and plead guilty to rigging...
Published on May 20, 2015 - Page 2
1862: President Abraham Lincoln signed the Homestead Act, which was intended to encourage settlements west of the Mississippi River by making federal...
Published on May 20, 2015 - Page 2
Clinton: Release my emails CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton urged the State Department on Tuesday to speed the release of 55,000...
Published on May 19, 2015 - Page 2
Scores charged in shootout WACO, Texas (AP) — About 170 members of rival motorcycle gangs were charged with engaging in organized crime Monday, a...

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