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Published on July 27, 2016 - Page 2
1921: Canadian researcher Frederick Banting and his assistant, Charles Best, succeeded in isolating the hormone insulin at the University of Toronto...
Published on July 27, 2016 - Page 2
IS claims priest murder SAINT-ETIENNE-DU-ROUVRAY, France (AP) — The Islamic State group crossed a new threshold Tuesday in its war against the West...
Published on July 26, 2016 - Page 2
1945: The Potsdam Declaration warned Imperial Japan to unconditionally surrender, or face “prompt and utter destruction.” 1971: Apollo 15 was...
Published on July 26, 2016 - Page 2
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MOSCOW — Seven Russian swimmers have been barred from the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, including three linked to recent allegations of a major doping...
Published on July 25, 2016 - Page 2
1941: President Franklin D. Roosevelt froze Japanese assets in the United States in retaliation for Japan’s occupation of southern Indochina. 1946:...
Published on July 25, 2016 - Page 2
Cops: Killer wielded machete BERLIN (AP) — A Syrian man killed a woman with a machete and wounded two others Sunday outside a bus station in the...
Published on July 25, 2016 - Page 6
Official: Bomber was denied asylum ANSBACH, Germany (AP) — Bavaria’s top security official says a man who blew himself up after being turned away...
Published on July 25, 2016 - Page 11
LAUSANNE, Switzerland — Rejecting calls by anti-doping officials for a complete ban on Russia, Olympic leaders on Sunday gave individual global...
Published on July 24, 2016 - Page 2
1915: The SS Eastland, a passenger ship carrying more than 2,500 people, rolled onto its side while docked at the Clark Street Bridge on the Chicago...
Published on July 24, 2016 - Page 2
Drug lord, 86, makes request MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico’s government is studying a request to place imprisoned 86-year-old drug lord Ernesto Fonseca...
Published on July 24, 2016 - Page 8
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The anti-terrorism proposals of U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump make him the better option for Europe...
Published on July 22, 2016 - Page 2
1957: Walter “Fred” Morrison applied for a patent for a “flying toy” which became known as the Frisbee. 1975: The U.S. House of Representatives...
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1930: President Herbert Hoover signed an executive order establishing the Veterans Administration (later the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs)....
Published on July 21, 2016 - Page 2
State of emergency declared ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s president on Wednesday declared a three-month state of emergency following a botched coup...
Published on July 20, 2016 - Page 2
1944: An attempt by a group of German officials to assassinate Adolf Hitler with a bomb failed as the explosion only wounded the Nazi leader. 1954...
Published on July 20, 2016 - Page 2
Police captain shot, killed KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A suspect in a drive-by shooting fatally shot a 17-year veteran of the Kansas City, Kansas,...
Published on July 19, 2016 - Page 2
1941: Britain launched its “V for Victory” campaign during World War II with Prime Minister Winston Churchill calling the V-sign hand gesture “the...
Published on July 19, 2016 - Page 6
KUWAIT CITY (AP) — Kuwait is saying “no” to “Pokemon Go” in certain places. The tiny oil-rich emirate’s Interior Ministry issued a statement Friday...
Published on July 18, 2016 - Page 2
1932: The United States and Canada signed a treaty to develop the St. Lawrence Seaway. 1944: Hideki Tojo was removed as Japanese premier and war...

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