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Published on July 30, 2015 - Page 2
1942: President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed a bill creating a women’s auxiliary agency in the Navy known as “Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency...
Published on July 30, 2015 - Page 2
Disney’s Paris pricing eyed BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union is looking into complaints that Disneyland Paris is unfairly charging different...
Published on July 30, 2015 - Page 6
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The discovery of a piece of aircraft wing on an island in the western Indian Ocean is unlikely to alter the seabed search...
Published on July 29, 2015 - Page 2
1914: Transcontinental telephone service in the U.S. became operational with the first test conversation between New York and San Francisco....
Published on July 29, 2015 - Page 2
Teen accused in girl’s death SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — A 15-year-old boy lured an 8-year-old girl into his apartment and killed her before hiding...
Published on July 28, 2015 - Page 2
1915: More than 300 American sailors and Marines arrived in Haiti to restore order following the killing of Haitian President Vibrun Guillaume Sam by...
Published on July 28, 2015 - Page 2
Mom pleads for girl’s return SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — The mother of a missing 8-year-old girl pleaded for her safe return Monday as search efforts...
Published on July 28, 2015 - Page 4
Prison for fake plastic surgeon BERLIN (AP) — A court in Germany has sentenced a man to four years and three months in prison for posing as a...
Published on July 27, 2015 - 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, 2015 - Page 2
Wife, two dogs decapitated PHOENIX (AP) — A woman was found decapitated along with two dogs in a blood-soaked apartment here, and police said Sunday...
Published on July 27, 2015 - Page 7
SANLIURFA, Turkey (AP) — The children had all been shown videos of beheadings and told by their trainers with the Islamic State group that they would...
Published on July 27, 2015 - Page 12
BADIRAGUATO, Mexico (AP) — People living in the hometown of drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman have heard stories of his benevolence: gifts of...
Published on July 26, 2015 - Page 2
1945: President Harry S. Truman, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill and Chinese leader Chiang Kai-shek issued the Potsdam Declaration, which...
Published on July 26, 2015 - Page 2
Obama defends gay rights NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — President Barack Obama had a blunt message on gay rights for Kenya’s leaders Saturday. He drew on...
Published on July 26, 2015 - Page 7
Summer advice: Don’t skip siesta MADRID (AP) — The heat is on, and a Spanish town is taking its afternoon siesta seriously. Every summer day in...
Published on July 24, 2015 - Page 11
BERLIN (AP) — Scientists say they have sequenced the genome of the brown kiwi for the first time, revealing that the shy, flightless bird likely lost...
Published on July 23, 2015 - Page 2
1982: Actor Vic Morrow and two child actors, 7-year-old Myca Dinh Le and 6-year-old Renee Shin-Yi Chen, were killed when a helicopter crashed on top...
Published on July 22, 2015 - Page 2
Flags lowered after slayings WASHINGTON (AP) — The flags at the U.S. Capitol were lowered to half-staff on Tuesday to honor the five service members...
Published on July 22, 2015 - Page 5
LONDON (AP) — A British lawmaker is defending claiming 9 pence ($0.14) on expenses for a short car journey, saying such claims may look “odd” but the...
Published on July 21, 2015 - Page 2
1861: During the Civil War, the first Battle of Bull Run was fought at Manassas, Va., resulting in a Confederate victory. 1925: The so-called “...

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