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Published on May 29, 2016 - Page 2
1943: Norman Rockwell’s portrait of “Rosie the Riveter” appeared on the cover of The Saturday Evening Post. (The model for Rockwell’s Rosie, Mary...
Published on May 29, 2016 - Page 2
Militants blow up pipeline WARRI, Nigeria (AP) — Militants blew up strategic gas and crude pipelines belonging to Shell and Agip on Saturday in an...
Published on May 28, 2016 - Page 2
1912: The Senate Commerce Committee issued its report on the Titanic disaster that cited a “state of absolute unpreparedness,” improperly tested...
Published on May 28, 2016 - Page 2
Report: Gang ordered killing DENVER (AP) — Newly released documents show authorities believe the killing of Colorado’s prisons chief was ordered by...
Published on May 28, 2016 - Page 13
LONDON — Health experts on Friday urged the World Health Organization to consider whether the Rio de Janeiro Olympics should be postponed or moved...
Published on May 27, 2016 - Page 2
1937: The newly completed Golden Gate Bridge connecting San Francisco and Marin County, California, was opened to pedestrian traffic (vehicles began...
Published on May 27, 2016 - Page 2
Trump hits magic number BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Triumphantly armed with a majority of his party's delegates, Republican Donald Trump unleashed a...
Published on May 26, 2016 - Page 2
States sue over LGBT rules AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas and 10 other states are suing the Obama administration over its directive to U.S. public...
Published on May 26, 2016 - Page 9
LONDON — Rory McIlroy has concerns about the Zika virus as he prepares to play at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics. The four-time major winner said he is...
Published on May 25, 2016 - Page 2
1935: Babe Ruth hit his last three career home runs — nos. 712, 713 and 714 —for the Boston Braves in a game against the Pittsburgh Pirates. (The...
Published on May 25, 2016 - Page 2
Google raided in France PARIS (AP) — Police raided Google’s French headquarters Tuesday looking for evidence of “aggravated tax fraud,” marking one...
Published on May 25, 2016 - Page 6
MADRID (AP) — A woman in Spain may be fined under the country’s public security law for carrying a bag bearing the initials A.C.A.B., which police...
Published on May 24, 2016 - Page 2
Officer acquitted in death BALTIMORE (AP) — A Baltimore officer was acquitted of assault and other charges Monday in the arrest of Freddie Gray,...
Published on May 23, 2016 - Page 2
1939: The Navy submarine USS Squalus sank during a test dive off the New England coast. Thirty-two crew members and one civilian were rescued, but 26...
Published on May 23, 2016 - Page 2
Priest asks God to fix roads MADRID (AP) — A Spanish priest says he has given up hope that local authorities will fix the potholes in the roads so...
Published on May 22, 2016 - Page 2
• Olympic gold-medal speed skater Apolo Anton Ohno, 34. • Actress Ginnifer Goodwin, 38. • Actress Alison Eastwood, 44. • Model Naomi Campbell,...
Published on May 22, 2016 - Page 2
1935: President Franklin D. Roosevelt appeared before Congress to explain his decision to veto a bill that would have allowed World War I veterans to...
Published on May 22, 2016 - Page 2
Suicide try with zoo’s lions SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Two lions were killed after they severely mauled a 20-year-old man who stripped naked and...
Published on May 21, 2016 - Page 13
BERLIN (AP) — What weighs 77 pounds, goes 50 mph and looks like a Swiss cheese on wheels? An electric motorcycle made from tiny aluminum alloy...
Published on May 20, 2016 - Page 2
1902: The United States ended a three-year military presence in Cuba as the Republic of Cuba was established under its first elected president, Tomas...

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