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Published on February 6, 2015 - Page 13
SOCHI, Russia — The ski jump sits shrouded in mist, its coat of snow undisturbed by any athletes hurtling down the ramp to take off into the air. A...
Published on February 6, 2015 - Page 17
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has decried the “inhuman” conditions facing migrants crossing the U.S.-Mexico border and has encouraged communities...
Published on February 5, 2015 - Page 2
1922: The first edition of Reader’s Digest was published. 1953: Walt Disney’s animated feature “Peter Pan” was first released. 1971: Apollo 14...
Published on February 5, 2015 - Page 2
Al-Qaida prisoners executed AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Jordan executed two al-Qaida prisoners before dawn Wednesday, just hours after an online video...
Published on February 4, 2015 - Page 2
Train accident is deadly VALHALLA, N.Y. (AP) — A commuter train slammed into a sport utility vehicle stuck on the tracks Tuesday evening, killing...
Published on February 3, 2015 - Page 2
Obama: U.S. is safer now WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is pushing back against criticism of his foreign policy, arguing Americans are...
Published on February 3, 2015 - Page 6
SIERRA MADRE DEL SUR, Mexico (AP) — Red and purple blossoms with fat, opium-filled bulbs blanket the remote creek sides and gorges of the Filo Mayor...
Published on February 2, 2015 - Page 2
1887: Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, held its first Groundhog Day festival. 1964: Ranger 6, a lunar probe launched by NASA, crashed onto the surface of...
Published on February 2, 2015 - Page 2
Cops: Toddler shot parents ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A 3-year-old boy found a handgun in his mother’s purse and fired just one shot that wounded both...
Published on February 2, 2015 - Page 9
VATICAN CITY (AP) —A new Vatican outreach initiative to listen to women hit a sour note before it even got off the ground: The sexy blonde on its...
Published on February 1, 2015 - Page 2
1922: In one of Hollywood’s most enduring mysteries, movie director William Desmond Taylor was shot to death in his Los Angeles home; the killing has...
Published on February 1, 2015 - Page 2
IS beheads journalist TOKYO (AP) — Japan condemned with outrage and horror an online video that purported to show an Islamic State group militant...
Published on February 1, 2015 - Page 6
SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — The tattoo on her left arm has become unreadable but the habit of reading it aloud in Polish remains strong,...
Published on January 31, 2015 - Page 2
‘We live in a moment of history where change is so speeded up that we begin to see the present only when it is already disappearing.’ R.D. Laing (...
Published on January 30, 2015 - Page 2
College bans hard liquor HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Dartmouth College has banned hard liquor on campus. Dartmouth also said all students must...
Published on January 30, 2015 - Page 2
‘Only when we are no longer afraid do we begin to live.’ Dorothy Thompson (born 1893, died this date in 1961) American author, journalist and...
Published on January 29, 2015 - Page 2
1936: The first inductees of baseball's Hall of Fame, including Ty Cobb and Babe Ruth, were named in Cooperstown, New York. 1975: A bomb exploded...
Published on January 29, 2015 - Page 2
Surgery has star near death SAO PAULO (AP) — Andressa Urach went from being a single teenage mom nicknamed “Beanpole” to a reality TV bombshell in...
Published on January 29, 2015 - Page 12
VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — A baby caiman has found a new home at a Lithuanian zoo after its previous owner tried to sell it online, apparently upon...
Published on January 29, 2015 - Page 12
VIENNA (AP) — A kangaroo is on the loose in frigid and snowy Austria, hopping his way toward dispelling a famous slogan. “No kangaroos in Austria” T...

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