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Published on July 9, 2014 - Page 6
BANGKOK (AP) — The rape and murder of a 13-year-old girl, who was shoved off a moving train on an overnight trip from southern Thailand, has sparked...
Published on July 9, 2014 - Page 9
RIO DE JANEIRO — The tears started flowing before half time, and by the end of a 7-1 shellacking in the World Cup semifinal, millions across Brazil...
Published on July 8, 2014 - Page 2
Deadly earthquake strikes GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — A magnitude-6.9 earthquake on the Pacific Coast jolted a wide area of southern Mexico and Central...
Published on July 8, 2014 - Page 6
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece has its own lake monster — and it’s no Nessie. The Fire Brigade and authorities on the resort island of Crete say a 6-...
Published on July 7, 2014 - Page 2
1898: The United States annexed Hawaii. 1919: The first Transcontinental Motor Convoy, in which a U.S. Army convoy of motorized vehicles crossed the...
Published on July 7, 2014 - Page 2
Cord blamed for deadly fire NEW YORK (AP) — A high-rise blaze that killed a fire lieutenant started in a pinched electrical cord in a cluttered...
Published on July 7, 2014 - Page 13
LONDON — Novak Djokovic’s large lead in the rollicking Wimbledon final was slipping away, due in no small part to Roger Federer’s regal presence and...
Published on July 6, 2014 - Page 2
1917: During World War I, Arab forces led by T.E. Lawrence and Auda Abu Tayi captured the port of Aqaba from the Turks. 1933: The first All-Star...
Published on July 6, 2014 - Page 2
Rebel Iraqi leader emerges BAGHDAD (AP) — A man purporting to be the leader of the Sunni extremist group that has declared an Islamic state in...
Published on July 6, 2014 - Page 33
TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) —An Israeli inventor has created a scanner that he says could change the way we shop and take care of ourselves — by reading...
Published on July 3, 2014 - Page 2
1863: The three-day Civil War Battle of Gettysburg ended in a major victory for the North as Confederate troops failed to breach Union positions...
Published on July 3, 2014 - Page 2
More airport security sought WASHINGTON (AP) — Intelligence officials are concerned about a new al-Qaida effort to create a bomb that would go...
Published on July 3, 2014 - Page 8
TORONTO (AP) — Toronto Mayor Rob Ford said Wednesday he’s used “every drug you can probably think of” and blamed substance abuse for the racist and...
Published on July 2, 2014 - Page 2
Japan to beef up defense TOKYO (AP) — Since Japan’s defeat in World War II, its military has been shackled by restrictions imposed by a victorious U...
Published on July 2, 2014 - Page 12
DUBLIN (AP) — Ireland’s prime minister has apologized to two Romanian Gypsy families who had their children temporarily removed from their homes...
Published on July 1, 2014 - Page 2
Survivors sought in India NEW DELHI (AP) — More than 100 rescuers carefully dug for survivors under a collapsed 11-story building in southern India...
Published on July 1, 2014 - Page 9
RIO DE JANEIRO — After a few days of reflection, Luis Suarez acknowledged what millions saw on TV —he did bite an opponent during a game at the World...
Published on June 30, 2014 - Page 2
1859: French acrobat Charles Blondin walked back and forth on a tightrope above the gorge of Niagara Falls as thousands of spectators watched. 1908...
Published on June 30, 2014 - Page 2
Hiker, rescuer die at falls PILCHUCK FALLS, Wash. (AP) — A search and rescue worker died over the weekend trying to save another man who fell 100...

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