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Published on August 20, 2019 - Page 2
Chokehold death cop fired NEW YORK (AP) — After five years of investigations and protests, the New York City Police Department on Monday fired an...
Published on August 20, 2019 - Page 17
CIUDAD HIDALGO, El Salvador (AP) — A young rape victim who was suspected of having an abortion and charged with homicide was acquitted by a judge at...
Published on August 19, 2019 - Page 2
Trump: Greenland not priority WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Sunday the idea of buying Greenland from Denmark has been discussed...
Published on August 19, 2019 - Page 4
OKJOKULL GLACIER, Iceland (AP) — It was a funeral for ice. With poetry, moments of silence and political speeches about the urgent need to fight...
Published on August 18, 2019 - Page 2
Feminists deface monument MEXICO CITY (AP) — Workers erected a wooden wall around Mexico City’s iconic Angel of Independence monument Saturday after...
Published on August 17, 2019 - Page 2
Migrant abuse cost tallied SANTA ANA, California (AP) — A review of 38 legal claims obtained by the Associated Press — some of which have never been...
Published on August 17, 2019 - Page 6
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) —As a child, Puerto Rico’s newest governor said she would stand on her balcony and hold imaginary trials, always finding...
Published on August 17, 2019 - Page 7
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. expert on human rights in Iran says last year saw increasing restrictions on the right to freedom of expression and...
Published on August 17, 2019 - Page 7
LONDON (AP) — A 28-year-old police officer investigating a reported burglary in southeast England has died after being dragged by a vehicle, police...
Published on August 17, 2019 - Page 12
HAVANA (AP) — After weeks of resistance from Cuban video gamers, the island’s state-run computer organization will absorb the services of an offline...
Published on August 17, 2019 - Page 13
Panama’s capital marks 500 years PANAMA CITY (AP) —Panama City on Thursday marked the 500th anniversary of its founding by the Spanish on Aug. 15,...
Published on August 17, 2019 - Page 13
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s military said North Korea fired more projectiles into the sea to extend a recent streak of weapons tests...
Published on August 16, 2019 - Page 2
Brits release Iranian tanker MADRID (AP) — The British overseas territory of Gibraltar released a seized Iranian supertanker Thursday over last-...
Published on August 16, 2019 - Page 2
1962: The Beatles fired their original drummer, Pete Best, replacing him with Ringo Starr. 1977: Elvis Presley died at his Graceland estate in...
Published on August 15, 2019 - Page 2
Mixed orders on evacuation MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian military on Tuesday told residents of a village near a navy testing range to evacuate but...
Published on August 14, 2019 - Page 2
Woman dies in knife spree SYDNEY (AP) — A knife-wielding man with a history of mental illness is suspected of slaying a woman in an apartment with a...
Published on August 13, 2019 - Page 2
Alleged shooter victim ID’d COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A Norwegian man suspected of killing his stepsister and then storming an Oslo mosque with...
Published on August 13, 2019 - Page 4
BERLIN (AP) — A fugitive in Germany has been nabbed thanks to the help of angry wasps. Oldenburg Police said the unusual sting operation took place...
Published on August 12, 2019 - Page 2
Bear left ‘Kool-Aid Man’ hole DENVER (AP) — A black bear broke into a Colorado house over the weekend and left by breaking through a wall “like the...
Published on August 11, 2019 - Page 2
1949: President Harry S. Truman nominated General Omar N. Bradley to become the first chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. 1956: Abstract painter...
Published on August 11, 2019 - Page 2
Trump: Kim has apologized BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump said Saturday that North Korea’s Kim Jong Un wants to meet once again...
Published on August 10, 2019 - Page 2
Trump: I’ll rally GOP on guns WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Friday he believes he has influence to rally Republicans around stronger...
Published on August 9, 2019 - Page 2
Sex abuse scandal hits Guam AGAT, Guam (AP) — Long after clergy sex abuse erupted into scandal in the United States, it remained a secret on the...
Published on August 9, 2019 - Page 2
1910: The U.S. Patent Office granted Alva J. Fisher of the Hurley Machine Co. a patent for an electrically powered washing machine.
Published on August 8, 2019 - Page 2
Kashmir crisis escalates ISLAMABAD (AP) — The political crisis over the disputed territory of Kashmir escalated Wednesday when Pakistan said it...
Published on August 8, 2019 - Page 6
MOSCOW (AP) — Moscow’s ombudsman for children’s rights and members of a presidential council have expressed outrage over Russian prosecutors trying...
Published on August 8, 2019 - Page 8
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A county mayor in southwestern Poland is promising a surprise award for the couple who next have a boy in a village where only...
Published on August 7, 2019 - Page 2
Kashmir statehood stripped NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian lawmakers passed a bill Tuesday that strips statehood from the Indian-administered portion of...
Published on August 6, 2019 - Page 3
BERLIN (AP) — Vienna subway travelers have decided that they don’t want their train rides to be scented. The Austrian capital’s transport authority...
Published on August 6, 2019 - Page 10
LONDON (AP) — British police said Monday they were searching for a motive after a teenager allegedly threw a 6-year-old boy from a 10th-floor viewing...
Published on August 5, 2019 - Page 2
Man regains ‘recycled’ $23G EUREKA, Calif. (AP) — A man who accidentally tossed $23,000 into the recycling bin reunited with his life savings...
Published on August 4, 2019 - Page 2
Honduran leaders accused MEXICO CITY (AP) — U.S. federal prosecutors have accused the Honduran government of essentially functioning as a narco-...
Published on August 3, 2019 - Page 2
Trump minimizes missile tests WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday downplayed recent missile tests by North Korea and flattered the...
Published on August 3, 2019 - Page 12
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s president has signed into law a bill that allows the government to seize the site of the first World War II battle and...
Published on August 2, 2019 - Page 2
1939: Albert Einstein signed a letter to President Franklin D. Roosevelt urging creation of an atomic weapons research program. 1974: Former White...
Published on August 2, 2019 - Page 2
Trump targets four Dems CINCINNATI (AP) — President Donald Trump opened a revved-up rally Thursday in Cincinnati by tearing into the Democrats he...
Published on August 1, 2019 - Page 2
Four more die in Brazil riot RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Four inmates allegedly involved in a deadly clash between prison gangs have died of asphyxiation...
Published on July 31, 2019 - Page 2
Cathedral adds mini-golf LONDON (AP) — Putts are joining prayers at Britain’s Rochester Cathedral, where a mini-golf course has been installed...
Published on July 30, 2019 - Page 10
STOCKHOLM (AP) —Greta Thunberg, the Swedish teenager whose social media-savvy brand of eco-activism has inspired tens of thousands of students in...
Published on July 29, 2019 - Page 2
Two sought festival shooting NEW YORK (AP) — A popular community festival was coming to a close when gunfire erupted in a Brooklyn neighborhood,...
Published on July 28, 2019 - Page 2
Teens allegedly killed cop ROME (AP) — Two American teenagers who were classmates at a California high school spent a second night in a Rome jail...
Published on July 28, 2019 - Page 22
LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Portuguese officials are facing an outcry over smoke protection clothing allegedly containing inflammable material that was...
Published on July 27, 2019 - Page 2
Missile test a ‘warning’ SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea’s test of a new missile is meant as a “solemn warning” over rival South Korea’s...
Published on July 27, 2019 - Page 11
MEXICO CITY (AP) — A man trying to pose for a photo next to a towering hill of soap suds floating atop a heavily polluted stream in Mexico was found...
Published on July 26, 2019 - Page 2
Pols make hay from Mueller WASHINGTON (AP) — “It’s over,” President Donald Trump declared after former special counsel Robert Mueller ended hours of...
Published on July 26, 2019 - Page 2
1953: Fidel Castro began his revolt against Fulgencio Batista with an unsuccessful attack on an army barracks in eastern Cuba. (Castro ousted Batista...
Published on July 25, 2019 - Page 2
Johnson faces Brexit impasse LONDON (AP) — Boris Johnson took over as Britain’s prime minister Wednesday, vowing to break the impasse that defeated...
Published on July 24, 2019 - Page 2
U.K. names its new leader LONDON (AP) — Boris Johnson, Britain’s blustering Brexit campaigner, has been chosen as the U.K.’s next prime minister,...
Published on July 23, 2019 - Page 2
Brits respond to Iran move LONDON (AP) — Britain announced plans Monday to develop and deploy a Europe-led “maritime protection mission” to...
Published on July 22, 2019 - Page 2
‘Mental health days’ OK’d SALEM, Oregon (AP) — A new law in Oregon allows students to take “mental health days” just as they would sick days. The...