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Published on September 27, 2016 - Page 2
Snake halts ‘bullet’ train TOKYO (AP) — A passenger spotted a snake curled around the armrest of another passenger’s seat on a Japanese Shinkansen “...
Published on September 27, 2016 - Page 2
1941: The United States launched the first 14 rapidly built “Liberty” military cargo vessels. 1964: The government publicly released the report of...
Published on September 27, 2016 - Page 15
Human intestines found in luggage VIENNA (AP) — Austrian customs officials are used to finding unusual items in travelers’ luggage. But human...
Published on September 26, 2016 - Page 2
Mall gun suspect ‘creepy’ OAK HARBOR, Wash. (AP) — The 20-year-old man suspected of killing five people with a rifle at a Macy’s makeup counter had...
Published on September 26, 2016 - Page 2
• Tennis player Serena Williams, 35. • Actor Jim Caviezel, 48. • TV personality Jillian Barberie, 50. • Actress Melissa Sue Anderson, 54. •...
Published on September 26, 2016 - Page 2
1960: The first-ever debate between presidential nominees took place as Democrat John F. Kennedy and Republican Richard M. Nixon faced off before a...
Published on September 26, 2016 - Page 4
ISTANBUL (AP) — Turks donned shorts and gathered in central Istanbul on Sunday to condemn the assault of a young nurse who was attacked on a bus for...
Published on September 26, 2016 - Page 12
STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish police say four people have been wounded in a shooting in Malmo, the country’s third-largest city. Newspaper Expressen says...
Published on September 25, 2016 - Page 2
1690: One of the earliest American newspapers, Publick Occurrences, published its first — and last — edition in Boston. 1789: The first United...
Published on September 25, 2016 - Page 2
Royals tour Canada VICTORIA, British Columbia (AP) — Prince William and his wife, Kate, arrived in Canada Saturday along with their two young...
Published on September 24, 2016 - Page 2
162 bodies pulled from sea ROSETTA, Egypt (AP) — The bodies of 162 people had been pulled from the waters off the Egyptian coast by Friday, two days...
Published on September 24, 2016 - Page 2
1789: President George Washington signed a Judiciary Act establishing America's federal court system and creating the post of attorney general.
Published on September 23, 2016 - Page 2
Police won’t release video CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte police refused under mounting pressure Thursday to release video that could resolve...
Published on September 23, 2016 - Page 2
1962: “The Jetsons,” an animated cartoon series about a Space Age family, premiered as the ABC television network’s first program in color. 1987:...
Published on September 23, 2016 - Page 5
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand — A handbag made from the pelt and head of a stray cat has sold for $545, Fairfax Media reported. A photo of the handbag...
Published on September 22, 2016 - Page 2
1862: President Abraham Lincoln issued the preliminary Emancipation Proclamation, declaring all slaves in rebel states should be free as of Jan. 1,...
Published on September 22, 2016 - Page 2
Charlotte unrest turns fatal CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities tried to quell public anger and correct what they characterized as false information...
Published on September 22, 2016 - Page 6
Officials: Refinancing S.C. reactors saves JENKINSVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Officials overseeing construction of some of the first nuclear reactors of...
Published on September 22, 2016 - Page 12
This unique fashion accessory for sale on Trade Me is bringing new meaning to the idea of letting the cat out of the bag. Starting at a minimum...
Published on September 21, 2016 - Page 2
1970: “NFL Monday Night Football” made its debut on ABC-TV as the Cleveland Browns defeated the visiting New York Jets, 31-21. 1996: The board of...

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