Published on September 20, 2017 - Page 2
Puerto Rico awaits Maria SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Hurricane Maria barreled toward Puerto Rico on Tuesday night after wreaking widespread...
Published on September 20, 2017 - Page 2
1958: Martin Luther King Jr. was seriously wounded during a book signing at a New York City department store when he was stabbed in the chest by...
Published on September 20, 2017 - Page 4
MEXICO CITY (AP) — A magnitude 7.1 earthquake stunned central Mexico on Tuesday, killing at least 139 people as buildings collapsed in plumes of dust...
Published on September 19, 2017 - Page 2
Acid victims pray for suspect BOSTON (AP) — American college students attacked with acid at a train station in France have offered compassion and...
Published on September 19, 2017 - Page 2
1796: President George Washington’s farewell address was published. In it, America’s first chief executive advised, “Observe good faith and justice...
Published on September 19, 2017 - Page 12
JOHANNESBURG (AP) —International traffickers have tried many ways to smuggle African rhino horns to Asia, concealing them inside wooden Buddha...
Published on September 18, 2017 - Page 2
1793: President George Washington laid the cornerstone of the U.S. Capitol. 1927: The Columbia Phonograph Broadcasting System (later CBS) made its...
Published on September 18, 2017 - Page 2
Convicted killer thanks jury SAN DIEGO (AP) — A man who admitted brutally stabbing his estranged wife in a restroom at San Diego City College turned...
Published on September 18, 2017 - Page 2
TREASURE HUNT: 01-04-09-17-25 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 9-7, Wild: 1 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 6-3-1, Wild: 1 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 3-0-3-5, Wild: 1 MIDDAY PICK FIVE...
Published on September 17, 2017 - Page 2
20 gays arrested in Zanzibar ZANZIBAR, Tanzania (AP) — Authorities in Tanzania’s semiautonomous region of Zanzibar have detained 20 people accused...
Published on September 17, 2017 - Page 2
1862: More than 3,600 men were killed in the Civil War Battle of Antietam in Maryland. 1937: The likeness of President Abraham Lincoln’s head was...
Published on September 16, 2017 - Page 2
1857: The song “Jingle Bells” by James Pierpont was copyrighted under its original title, “One Horse Open Sleigh.” (The song, while considered a...
Published on September 16, 2017 - Page 8
LONDON (AP) — A homemade bomb planted in a rush-hour subway car exploded in London on Friday, injuring 29 people and prompting authorities to raise...
Published on September 15, 2017 - Page 2
N. Korea tests missile again SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea fired an unidentified missile Friday from its capital Pyongyang that flew over...
Published on September 15, 2017 - Page 2
‘The lack of a sense of history is the damnation of the modern world.’ Robert Penn Warren American poet (born 1905, died this date in 1989)
Published on September 15, 2017 - Page 2
1935: The Nuremberg Laws deprived German Jews of their citizenship. 1940: During the World War II Battle of Britain, the tide turned as the Royal...
Published on September 14, 2017 - Page 2
1814: Francis Scott Key was inspired to write the poem “Defence of Fort McHenry” (later “The Star-Spangled Banner”) after witnessing the American...
Published on September 14, 2017 - Page 2
Paris, L.A. win Olympic bids LIMA, Peru (AP) — Tears welling in the Paris mayor’s eyes told the story one way. The words the Los Angeles mayor spoke...
Published on September 13, 2017 - Page 2
Van prompts terrorism scare MADRID (AP) — Police in Barcelona said a false alarm involving a suspicious van prompted the evacuation of the landmark...
Published on September 13, 2017 - Page 8
LONDON (AP) — British engineers say they have launched a “sewer war” against a giant fat blob clogging London’s sewers. Thames Water officials said...

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