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Published on May 1, 2015 - Page 7
HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam (AP) — As the Marines scrambled to the roof of the U.S. Embassy, they locked a chain-link gate on every other floor to slow...
Published on April 30, 2015 - Page 2
1803: The United States purchased the Louisiana Territory from France for 60 million francs, the equivalent of about $15 million. 1900: Engineer...
Published on April 30, 2015 - Page 2
Skirt gets student banned PARIS (AP) — A 15-year-old French Muslim girl has been banned from her classroom for wearing a long black skirt, seen as...
Published on April 29, 2015 - Page 2
1913: Swedish-born engineer Gideon Sundback of Hoboken, New Jersey, received a U.S. patent for a “separable fastener” — later known as the zipper....
Published on April 29, 2015 - Page 2
Gunfire erupts outside wake NEW YORK (AP) — A long-running feud between two men ended in bloodshed when a gunfight broke out at a wake in Brooklyn,...

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