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Published on September 1, 2014 - Page 7
LONDON (AP) — An unused chapter of “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” has been released — 50 years after Roald Dahl’s much-loved children’s novel...
Published on September 1, 2014 - Page 7
LONDON (AP) — A century ago, British soldiers marched off to fight in World War I to a cheerful, bittersweet tune urging them to “Pack up your...
Published on August 31, 2014 - Page 2
1934: The first Chicago Charities College All-Star Game took place at Soldier Field as a team of graduated All-American players from the previous...
Published on August 31, 2014 - Page 2
Rebels, peacekeepers clash BEIRUT (AP) — Clashes erupted between al-Qaida-linked Syrian rebels and U.N. peacekeepers in the Golan Heights on...
Published on August 31, 2014 - Page 5
VIENNA (AP) — The drug bust was perfectly planned. Unfortunately, Austrian police broke down the wrong door. Police official Josef Knoflach has...
Published on August 30, 2014 - Page 20
BAGHDAD (AP) — As Islamic militants rampage across northern Iraq, seizing vast swaths of territory and driving hundreds of thousands of people from...
Published on August 29, 2014 - Page 2
‘People are very open-minded about new things — as long as they’re exactly like the old ones.’ Charles F. Kettering (1876-1958) American inventor
Published on August 29, 2014 - Page 2
Mayor Ford fired as coach TORONTO (AP) — Toronto Mayor Rob Ford once made players on a high school football team roll in geese droppings, documents...
Published on August 29, 2014 - Page 15
GENEVA (AP) — The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is accelerating and could grow six times larger to infect as many as 20,000 people, the World Health...
Published on August 29, 2014 - Page 15
SYDNEY (AP) — Shaun the shaggy Australian sheep has at last been shorn smooth. But the woolly wanderer wasn’t the wooliest of them all. The sheep...
Published on August 29, 2014 - Page 15
MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) —Uruguay’s new market for legalized marijuana has attracted more than 20 companies bidding for the right to supply pot to...
Published on August 29, 2014 - Page 15
VATICAN CITY (AP) —Pope Francis will honor the dead from both sides of World War I during a visit next month to northern Italy where some of the...
Published on August 28, 2014 - Page 2
‘Cops’ crew member killed OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police officers who opened fire while disrupting a robbery at a fast-food restaurant killed a crew...
Published on August 28, 2014 - Page 2
1922: The first-ever radio commercial aired on station WEAF in New York City; the 10-minute advertisement was for the Queensboro Realty Co., which...
Published on August 28, 2014 - Page 8
Bear heads stolen from remote cabin FARMINGTON, Maine (AP) — The person who broke into an off-the-grid cabin in remote western Maine didn’t get away...
Published on August 27, 2014 - Page 2
Gaza cease-fire open ended GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel and Gaza’s ruling Hamas agreed Tuesday to an open-ended cease-fire after seven weeks...
Published on August 26, 2014 - Page 2
Soldier fatally shoots herself FORT LEE, Va. (AP) — An enraged soldier barricaded herself inside a major command’s headquarters and shot herself in...
Published on August 25, 2014 - Page 2
Cops: Caregiver stomped tot NEW YORK (AP) — A child care worker charged with killing a toddler in her home told police she threw the boy to the...
Published on August 25, 2014 - Page 2
1718: Hundreds of French colonists arrived in Louisiana, with some settling in present-day New Orleans. 1825: Uruguay declared independence from...
Published on August 24, 2014 - Page 2
Russian convoy rolls home DONETSK, Russia (AP) — Hundreds of trucks from a Russian aid convoy to rebel-held eastern Ukraine rolled back across the...

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