Published on December 11, 2017 - Page 2
1936: Britain’s King Edward VIII abdicated the throne so he could marry American divorcee Wallis Warfield Simpson; his brother, Prince Albert, became...
Published on December 11, 2017 - Page 2
Accused super sues for job BELLEFONTAINE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio school superintendent charged with child rape has sued to get his job back. The...
Published on December 11, 2017 - Page 12
HELSINKI (AP) — Three people have been arrested for allegedly throwing firebombs at a synagogue in the Swedish city of Goteborg. No one was injured...
Published on December 10, 2017 - Page 2
1906: President Theodore Roosevelt became the first American to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for helping to mediate an end to the Russo-Japanese...
Published on December 10, 2017 - Page 2
U.N.: Korea situation a threat UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations says its political chief and North Korea’s foreign minister agree that the...
Published on December 9, 2017 - Page 2
Graham speaks in Vietnam HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — More than 10,000 Vietnamese have filled up a stadium in a rare Christian evangelistic event led by...
Published on December 8, 2017 - Page 2
1941: The United States entered World War II as Congress declared war against Imperial Japan, a day after the attack on Pearl Harbor. 1980: Rock...
Published on December 8, 2017 - Page 2
Ariz. GOP lawmaker to resign WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Rep. Trent Franks of Arizona said Thursday he is resigning next month after revealing that...
Published on December 7, 2017 - Page 2
Trump moves Israel capital WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump shattered decades of unwavering U.S. neutrality on Jerusalem Wednesday,...
Published on December 7, 2017 - Page 2
1909: Chemist Leo H. Baekeland received a U.S. patent for Bakelite, the first synthetic plastic. 1941: During a series of raids in the Pacific,...
Published on December 6, 2017 - Page 2
Study: Hospitals detain poor BENI, Congo (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of people are estimated to be illegally detained every year by hospitals in...
Published on December 6, 2017 - Page 2
1865: The 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, abolishing slavery, was ratified as Georgia became the 27th state to endorse it. 1907: The worst...
Published on December 5, 2017 - Page 2
1945: Five U.S. Navy torpedo bombers mysteriously disappeared after taking off from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on a training mission with the loss of...
Published on December 4, 2017 - Page 2
1867: The National Grange of the Order of Patrons of Husbandry, also known as The Grange, was founded in Washington, D.C., to promote the interests...
Published on December 4, 2017 - Page 2
Teen admits molesting 50 RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — A teenager who turned himself in to police confessed to molesting some 50 children over the past...
Published on December 3, 2017 - Page 2
Possible homicide in store MEADVILLE — A vitamin store employee’s death is considered a “suspected homicide” by the State Police and authorities are...
Published on December 3, 2017 - Page 2
1967: A surgical team in Cape Town, South Africa, led by Dr. Christiaan Barnard performed the first human heart transplant on Louis Washkansky, who...
Published on December 3, 2017 - Page 2
Officer saves van on bridge LONDON (AP) — A British police officer has been praised for grabbing hold of a van as it dangled on an icy bridge over a...
Published on December 2, 2017 - Page 2
Argentina gives up on sub BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Families of 44 crew members aboard a submarine that has been lost for 16 days in the South...
Published on December 2, 2017 - Page 2
1942: An artificially created, self-sustaining nuclear chain reaction was demonstrated for the first time at the University of Chicago. 1957: The...

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