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Published on August 4, 2015 - Page 2
1790: The U.S. Coast Guard had its beginnings as President George Washington signed a measure authorizing a group of revenue cutters to enforce...
Published on August 4, 2015 - Page 2
Shooter still facing death CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Jurors on Monday moved one step closer toward sentencing James Holmes to death for his Colorado...
Published on August 4, 2015 - Page 6
German wins pay for changing only BERLIN (AP) — A German court says a municipal bus mechanic can have hundreds of dollars in back pay for time spent...
Published on August 3, 2015 - Page 2
1492: Christopher Columbus set sail from Palos, Spain, on a voyage that took him to the present-day Americas. 1863: The first thoroughbred horse...
Published on August 3, 2015 - Page 2
Steep CO2 limits planned NEW YORK (AP) — President Barack Obama will impose even steeper cuts on greenhouse gas emissions from U.S. power plants...
Published on August 2, 2015 - Page 2
1909: The original Lincoln “wheat” penny first went into circulation, replacing the “Indian Head” cent. 1939: Albert Einstein signed a letter to...
Published on August 2, 2015 - Page 2
Emperor’s speech reborn TOKYO (AP) — The 4½-minute speech that has reverberated throughout Japan’s modern history since it was delivered by Emperor...
Published on August 2, 2015 - Page 4
LONDON (AP) — Dozens of giggling demonstrators have inhaled laughing gas outside Britain’s Parliament to protest government plans to ban it and other...
Published on August 2, 2015 - Page 4
Researcher doubts Cecil’s friend killed JOHANNESBURG (AP) —A lion researcher in Zimbabwe on Saturday cast doubt on a report of the shooting death of...
Published on August 1, 2015 - Page 2
Shooting suspect arraigned CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The white man accused of gunning down nine parishioners at a black church in Charleston wants to...
Published on July 31, 2015 - Page 2
1715: A fleet of Spanish ships carrying gold, silver and jewelry sank during a hurricane off the east Florida coast, scattering most of their...
Published on July 31, 2015 - Page 2
Lion outrage baffles Africans HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — While the death of a protected lion here has caused outrage in the United States, most in...
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...

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