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Published on December 5, 2014 - Page 2
Cops: Woman tried to fry beau WEBSTER, N.Y. (AP) — A woman tossed a plugged-in radio alarm clock into a motel bathtub while her boyfriend was in it...
Published on December 5, 2014 - Page 2
‘I‘ve never been poor, only broke. Being poor is a frame of mind. Being broke is only a temporary situation.’ Mike Todd (1907-1958) American movie...
Published on December 4, 2014 - Page 2
1984: A five-day hijack drama began as four armed men seized a Kuwaiti airliner en route to Pakistan and forced it to land in Tehran, where the...
Published on December 3, 2014 - Page 2
Cops: Teen under 40 pounds ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — A mentally disabled 15-year-old girl weighing less than 40 pounds was hospitalized Tuesday in...
Published on December 2, 2014 - Page 2
1942: An artificially created, self-sustaining nuclear chain reaction was demonstrated for the first time at the University of Chicago. 1970: The...
Published on December 2, 2014 - Page 2
Shooting suspect found dead MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Police say a West Virginia man suspected in four killings in separate shootings has been found...
Published on December 1, 2014 - Page 2
1862: President Abraham Lincoln sent his Second Annual Message to Congress, in which he called for the abolition of slavery, and went on to say, “...
Published on December 1, 2014 - Page 2
No bomb found on flight NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities at John F. Kennedy International Airport said they found nothing dangerous Sunday on an American...
Published on December 1, 2014 - Page 5
Police: Acid attacks escalating in Iran TEHRAN, Iran (AP) —Two attackers on a motorbike threw acid in the face of a Tehran hospital manager, police...
Published on November 30, 2014 - Page 2
1803: Spain completed the process of ceding Louisiana to France, which had sold it to the United States. 1954: Ann Elizabeth Hodges of Oak Grove,...
Published on November 30, 2014 - Page 2
Beijing bans indoor smoking BEIJING (AP) — Beijing has adopted a smoking ban in all indoor public spaces including workplaces and public transport...
Published on November 30, 2014 - Page 8
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Sierra Leone will soon see a dramatic increase in desperately needed Ebola treatment beds, but it’s still not clear who will...
Published on November 27, 2014 - Page 2
Police: Boy shot in seconds CLEVELAND (AP) — The police officer who fatally shot a 12-year-old boy carrying a pellet gun fired within 1½ to 2...
Published on November 27, 2014 - Page 2
1901: The U.S. Army War College was established in Washington, D.C. 1924: Macy’s first Thanksgiving Day parade — billed as a “Christmas Parade” —...
Published on November 26, 2014 - Page 2
Ransom big business for IS UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Islamic State group that controls a large swath of Syria and Iraq has received between $35...
Published on November 25, 2014 - Page 2
Defense secretary resigns WASHINGTON (AP) — Under pressure from President Barack Obama, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel submitted his resignation...
Published on November 25, 2014 - Page 5
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) —The U.S. State Department on Monday condemned the decision by Gambia’s president to approve a law imposing life imprisonment for...
Published on November 24, 2014 - Page 2
1944: During World War II, U.S. bombers based on Saipan attacked Tokyo in the first raid against the Japanese capital by land-based planes. 1963:...
Published on November 24, 2014 - Page 2
Newborn found in drain SYDNEY (AP) — A 30-year-old Sydney mother has been charged with the attempted murder of her newborn son who was allegedly...
Published on November 24, 2014 - Page 5
BAINOA, Cuba (AP) — Some people keep guinea pigs or hamsters as pets. But in Cuba, where a larger, more exotic rodent runs wild, Ana Pedraza and her...

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