Published on January 21, 2017 - Page 2
1942: Pinball machines were banned in New York City by Mayor Fiorello La Guardia after a court ruled they were gambling devices that relied on chance...
Published on January 21, 2017 - Page 2
Ten pulled from avalanche FARINDOLA, Italy (AP) — After two days huddled in freezing cold, tons of snow surrounding them in the wreckage of the...
Published on January 20, 2017 - Page 2
Cops: Mom taped son to wall REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio (AP) — A young woman accused of taping her 2-year-old son to a wall so she could get some housework...
Published on January 20, 2017 - Page 2
1887: The U.S. Senate approved an agreement to lease Pearl Harbor in Hawaii as a naval base. 1937: President Franklin D. Roosevelt became the first...
Published on January 20, 2017 - Page 7
MOSCOW (AP) —Twenty-four hours before Donald Trump was to be sworn in as president of the United States, several dozen people packed a Moscow...
Published on January 19, 2017 - Page 2
Data: 2016 hottest on record WASHINGTON (AP) — Earth sizzled to a third-straight record hot year in 2016, with scientists mostly blaming man-made...
Published on January 19, 2017 - Page 2
1942: During World War II, a German submarine sank the Canadian liner RMS Lady Hawkins off Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, killing 251 people; 71...
Published on January 18, 2017 - Page 2
Manning sentence cut short WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s decision Tuesday to commute Chelsea Manning’s sentence brought fresh attention...
Published on January 17, 2017 - Page 2
1917: Denmark ceded the Virgin Islands to the United States for $25 million. 1946: The United Nations Security Council held its first meeting, in...
Published on January 17, 2017 - Page 2
Trump meets with MLK’s son NEW YORK (AP) — On Monday, President-elect Donald Trump attempted to navigate the fallout of his flap with a civil rights...
Published on January 17, 2017 - Page 5
BERLIN (AP) — German public broadcaster ZDF reports that trucking companies in Europe may be using electronic equipment to commit large-scale...
Published on January 17, 2017 - Page 5
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan artist Evans Yegon is sad to see President Barack Obama leave office. The artist has made a name for himself painting $1...
Published on January 17, 2017 - Page 6
LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — A prosecutor says a court has sentenced a woman to death for burning her daughter alive for marrying a man of her choice in...
Published on January 17, 2017 - Page 6
VIENNA (AP) — An Austrian court has found a man guilty of human smuggling and sentenced him to four years in prison after a truckload of migrants...
Published on January 16, 2017 - Page 2
1865: Union Maj. Gen. William T. Sherman decreed that 400,000 acres of land in the South would be divided into 40-acre lots and given to former...
Published on January 16, 2017 - Page 2
26 in Brazil prison violence RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Twenty-six inmates were killed in eruptions of violence inside two prisons in northern Brazil,...
Published on January 16, 2017 - Page 10
DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — The gap between the super-rich and the poorest half of the global population is starker than previously thought, with just...
Published on January 16, 2017 - Page 10
CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian prosecutors have thrown out a case brought by an elderly Christian woman against several members of a Muslim mob who stripped...
Published on January 15, 2017 - Page 2
1943: Work was completed on the Pentagon, headquarters of the U.S. Department of War (now Defense). 1976: Sara Jane Moore was sentenced to life in...
Published on January 15, 2017 - Page 2
Obama called warmonger CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s government slammed the Obama administration’s decision to extend for a second year an...

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