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Published on January 17, 2015 - Page 18
JOHANNESBURG — As Islamic militants from Boko Haram step up attacks in Nigeria that have led to the slaughter of more civilians, there is increasing...
Published on January 17, 2015 - Page 18
Europe anti-terror raids netting dozensBRUSSELS (AP) — Belgium ordered its army into the streets and anti-terror raids across Western Europe netted...
Published on January 16, 2015 - Page 2
Strip club gets civic award CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago strip club has received an award this week for its efforts at dressing up the neighborhood....
Published on January 16, 2015 - Page 2
‘Afanatic is a man that does what he thinks th’ Lord wud do if He knew th’ facts iv th’ case.’ From “Mr. Dooley’s Philosophy” by Finley Peter Dunne...
Published on January 15, 2015 - Page 2
1919: In Boston, a tank containing an estimated 2.3 million gallons of molasses burst, sending the dark syrup coursing through the city’s North End,...
Published on January 14, 2015 - Page 2
France targeting terrorism PARIS (AP) — France’s prime minister demanded tougher anti-terrorism measures Tuesday after deadly attacks that some call...
Published on January 14, 2015 - Page 6
BERLIN (AP) — Swiss voters will decide whether thousands of former child laborers and others who were taken away from their families and subject to...
Published on January 13, 2015 - Page 2
U.S. admits Paris-rally error WASHINGTON (AP) — In a rare admission of error, the White House said Monday that President Barack Obama or another...
Published on January 13, 2015 - Page 2
1794: President George Washington approved a measure adding two stars and two stripes to the American flag, following the admission of Vermont and...
Published on January 13, 2015 - Page 6
MAPUTO, Mozambique (AP) — When a crocodile is killed, the bile of the animal must be immediately removed and buried in front of witnesses to prove...
Published on January 12, 2015 - Page 2
1828: The United States and Mexico signed a Treaty of Limits defining the boundary between the two countries to be the same as the one established by...
Published on January 12, 2015 - Page 2
Gas prices fall 27 cents CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average price of regular gasoline nationwide has dropped 27 cents a gallon in the past three...
Published on January 12, 2015 - Page 12
VATICAN CITY (AP) —Pope Francis on Sunday baptized 33 babies in the Sistine Chapel as part of an annual tradition, this year repeating an invitation...
Published on January 11, 2015 - Page 2
1908: President Theodore Roosevelt proclaimed the Grand Canyon National Monument (it became a national park in 1919). 1913: The first enclosed sedan...
Published on January 11, 2015 - Page 2
France plans ‘cry for freedom’ PARIS (AP) — France vowed to combat terrorism with “a cry for freedom” in a giant rally for unity Sunday after three...
Published on January 10, 2015 - Page 1
PARIS (AP) — With explosions and gunfire, security forces Friday ended three days of terror around Paris, killing the two al-Qaida-linked brothers...
Published on January 10, 2015 - Page 2
Blogger flogged by Saudis DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A Saudi blogger convicted of insulting Islam was brought after Friday prayers to a...
Published on January 9, 2015 - Page 2
Group sues over fracking info GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — An environmental advocacy group sued the Obama administration in federal court on Thursday...
Published on January 8, 2015 - Page 2
Cops: Killer, 15, was abused WHITE SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) — A 15-year-old girl who fatally shot her 16-year-old brother suffered years of abuse,...
Published on January 8, 2015 - Page 2
1964: President Lyndon B. Johnson, in his State of the Union address, declared an “unconditional war on poverty in America.” 1982: American...

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