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Published on May 12, 2015 - Page 2
1922: A 20-ton meteor crashed near Blackstone, Virginia. 1932: The body of Charles Lindbergh Jr., the kidnapped son of Charles and Anne Lindbergh,...
Published on May 12, 2015 - Page 2
Zimmerman in shooting LAKE MARY, Fla. (AP) — George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch volunteer who has had a series of run-ins with girlfriends,...
Published on May 12, 2015 - Page 12
NICE, France (AP) — The billionaire chief executive of the Chinese conglomerate Tiens has given 6,400 of his best salespeople a vacation that started...
Published on May 11, 2015 - Page 2
1945: The aircraft carrier USS Bunker Hill was attacked and severely damaged by two kamikaze aircraft off Okinawa; according to the U.S. Navy’s...
Published on May 11, 2015 - Page 2
N-plant fire creates oil slick BUCHANAN, N.Y. (AP) — Part of a nuclear power plant remained offline Sunday after a transformer fire created another...
Published on May 11, 2015 - Page 7
TOKYO (AP) — A monkey born in a Japanese zoo will keep its name Charlotte, after all. Oita city officials settled a national debate over whether...
Published on May 10, 2015 - Page 2
1863: During the Civil War, Confederate Lt. Gen. Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson died of pneumonia, a complication resulting from being hit by friendly...
Published on May 10, 2015 - Page 2
Coca herbicide spray halted BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia’s President Juan Manuel Santos announced Saturday he is halting use of a herbicide that...
Published on May 9, 2015 - Page 2
TREASURE HUNT: 2-4-11-22-23 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 9-3 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 0-1-6 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 5-8-0-3 MIDDAY PICK FIVE: 4-4-1-3-0 EVENING PICK TWO...
Published on May 9, 2015 - Page 2
‘Television has changed the American child from an irresistible force into an immovable object.’ Laurence J. Peter (1919-1990) Canadian-born...
Published on May 8, 2015 - Page 2
Monkey named after royalty TOKYO (AP) — A Japanese zoo was criticized for naming a baby monkey Charlotte, the name of the newborn British princess...
Published on May 8, 2015 - Page 2
‘Aman who works with his hands is a laborer; a man who works with his hands and his brain is a craftsman; but a man who works with his hands and his...
Published on May 7, 2015 - Page 2
1915: In an incident that sparked international outrage, a German U-boat torpedoed and sank the British liner RMS Lusitania off the southern coast of...
Published on May 7, 2015 - Page 2
Co-pilot practiced for crash PARIS (AP) — A co-pilot who purposely crashed a Germanwings A320 plane into the French Alps appeared to have rehearsed...
Published on May 6, 2015 - Page 2
1935: The Works Progress Administration began operating under an executive order signed by President Franklin D. Roosevelt. 1937: The hydrogen-...
Published on May 6, 2015 - Page 2
Officer: Gray arrest legal BALTIMORE (AP) — One of the Baltimore police officers who arrested Freddie Gray wants the police department and...
Published on May 5, 2015 - Page 2
1925: Schoolteacher John T. Scopes was charged in Tennessee with violating a state law that prohibited teaching the theory of evolution. (Scopes was...
Published on May 5, 2015 - Page 2
Shot NYC officer succumbs NEW YORK (AP) — A 25-year-old police officer shot in the head over the weekend while attempting to stop a man suspected of...
Published on May 4, 2015 - Page 2
1904: The United States took over construction of the Panama Canal from the French. 1942: The Battle of the Coral Sea, the first naval clash fought...
Published on May 4, 2015 - Page 2
NYPD cop ‘fighting for life’ NEW YORK (AP) — A man who officials say boasted of being a street “hellraiser” and who served prison time for attempted...

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