Timecapsule Timeline

Calendar Months

   "Most newspaper article events happen anywhere from days, to months, to years before they reach publication. Consequently, most newspaper articles (on this timeline) are preceded by the date of the newspaper in which they appear." [E.M.]    *Color Code

January 2014

2014 - Astronomic Configuration - January 1st, 2014: "Sun [10 Capricorn], Moon [7 Capricorn], Mercury [12 Capricorn], Venus [26 Capricorn R.], Mars [11 Libra], Jupiter [16 Cancer R.], Saturn [20 Scorpio], Uranus [8 Aries], Neptune [3 Pisces], Pluto [11 Capricorn], Chiron [9 Pisces]."

[Based on: http://www.biopscinst.com/bpi/ephm/E201401.html]

2014 - Sunspot 1944 - January 1st, 2014: "Sunspot AR1944, which emerged over the sun's eastern limb on Jan. 1st, is big and potentially dangerous. [....]"

[Based on: http://spaceweather.com/archive.php?view=1&day=02&month=01&year=2014]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.5 - 32km W of Sola, Vanuatu (BETA) 2014-01-01 16:03:29 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000lvb5#scientific

2014 - U.S. National Debt - January 1st, 2014: "U.S. National Debt Clock - The Outstanding Public Debt [U.S.A.] as of 02 Jan 2014 at 01:24:33 AM GMT is: $17,232,219,620,441.28. The estimated population of the United States is 317,358,062 so each citizen's share of this debt is $54,298.98. The National Debt has continued to increase an average of $2.54 billion per day since September 30, 2012! Concerned? Then tell Congress and the White House!

[Based  on: http://www.brillig.com/debt_clock/] - [T.D. - 01/01/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - January 1st, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,576.66; Change: 72.37 (0.4 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,848.36; Change: 7.29 (0.4 %). [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/01/14]

2014 - Trivia / "MEDIASTAN" - January 1st, 2014: "In MEDIASTAN, an undercover team of journalists drives across the central Asian republics of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and into US occupied Afghanistan, before continuing its journey into the west; regrouping in Julian Assange’s kitchen, ambushing the editor of the Guardian, and obtaining candid footage of the New York Times editor and its publisher Arthur Sulzberger speaking about Obama."

*Link: http://wikileaks.org/Watch-MEDIASTAN.html

*Related Links: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9wcyO2-rrG4

2014 - Pot sales now legal in Colorado - January 1st, 2014: "Pot sales now legal in Colorado" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 01/01/14]

2014 - H1N1 makes comeback as flu cases spike - January 1st, 2014: "H1N1 makes comeback as flu cases spike / It's not too late to get vaccine to ward it off, experts advise." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 01/01/14]

2014 - Utah asks Supreme Court to stop gay marriages - January 1st, 2014: "Utah asks Supreme Court to stop gay marriages" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 01/01/14]

2014 - Apple denies role in NSA's alleged iPhone hack - January 1st, 2014: "[...] Apple's statement followed the disclosure by privacy advocate Jacob Appelbaum of a leaked document decribing an NSA-designed 'software implant' intended to turn an iPhone into a pocket-sized informer, secretly recording audio, stealing files and harvesting contact information. The revelation was one of [typo? Missing a?] series of disclosures which have rattled the NSA in the past six months." [Based on: BUSINESS DIGEST article (Apple denies role in NSA's alleged iPhone hack), p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/01/14]

2014 - Chinese business magnate says he wants to buy New York Times - January 1st, 2014: "Chinese business magnate [Chen Guangbiao] says he wants to buy New York Times / Multimillionaire is known for publicity stunts." [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/01/14]

2014 - Demonstration in Ukraine - January 2nd, 2014: "Demonstration in Ukraine [01/01/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 01/02/14]

2014 - GEOMAGNETIC STORM - January 2nd, 2014: "A minor (Kp=5) geomagnetic storm is in progress on Jan. 2nd in response to a solar wind stream, which is buffeting Earth's magnetosphere. [....]"

[Based on: http://spaceweather.com/] - [T.D. - 01/02/14]

2014 - Detroit also has new mayor - January 2nd, 2014: "Detroit also [01/01/14] has new mayor [Mike Duggan]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 01/02/14]

2014 - New York City mayor sworn in - January 2nd, 2014: "New York City mayor [Bill de Blasio] sworn in [01/01/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 01/02/14]

2014 - Syrian planes bomb hills in Lebanon - January 2nd, 2014: "Syrian planes bomb hills in Lebanon [01/01/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 01/02/14]

2014 - Blast kills envoy in Czech Republic - January 2nd, 2014: "Blast kills envoy [Palestinian ambassador] in Czech Republic [01/01/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 01/02/14]

2014 - Legal pot industry opens in Colorado - January 2nd, 2014: "Legal pot industry opens in Colorado" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 01/02/14]

2014 - South Sudan peace talks are beginning in Ethiopa - January 2nd, 2014: "South Sudan peace talks are beginning in Ethiopa / Ethnic violence continues in city of Bor; 60,000 have fled." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 01/02/14]

2014 - Car bombs in Somali capital kill at least 6 - January 2nd, 2014: "Car bombs in Somali capital kill at least 6 [01/01/14] / Two blasts strike outside hotel popular with foreigners, officials." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 01/02/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - January 3rd, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,441.35; Change: - 135.31 (- 0.8 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,831.98; Change: - 16.38 (- 0.9 %). [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 01/03/14]

2014 - General Mills avoids GMO - January 3rd, 2014: "[...] The Minneapolis-based company said Thursday that it has been manufacturing its original-flavor Cheerios without GMOs for the past several weeks in response to consumer demand. [....]" [Based on: BUSINESS DIGEST article (General Mills avoids GMO), p. B3, S.L.P.D., 01/03/14]

2014 - Blast kills 5 in Hezbollah-run area of Beirut - January 3rd, 2014: "Blast kills 5 in Hezbollah-run area of Beirut [01/02/13] / Civil war in Syria increasingly spills over to Lebanon." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 01/03/14]

2014 - Two newspapers call on U.S. to offer Snowden clemency - January 3rd, 2014: "Two newspapers ['The New York Times and Guardian newspapers'] call on U.S. to offer Snowden clemency / Leaks about extensive NSA spying deserve praise, editorials say" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 01/03/14]

2014 - CME - January 4th, 2014: "A CME is heading toward Earth. The incoming cloud (movie) was hurled into space by an M4-class explosion from sunspot AR1944 on Jan. 4th and is expected to deliver a glancing blow to our planet's magnetic field on Jan. 7th. Minor to moderate geomagnetic storms are possible when the CME arrives. [....]"

[Based on: http://spaceweather.com/archive.php?view=1&day=04&month=01&year=2014]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - January 4th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,469.99; Change: 28.64 (0.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,831.37; Change: - 0.61 (flat). [Based on: p. A7, S.L.P.D., 01/04/14]

2014 - Another court rules in favor of NSA spying - January 4th, 2014: "Another court rules in favor of NSA spying / Latest approval adds to fray of conflicting decisions on U.S. program." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 01/04/14]

2014 - USDA opens the door for seeds modified to resist herbicide 2,4-D - January 4th, 2014: "USDA opens the door for seeds modified to resist herbicide 2,4-D" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 01/04/14]

2014 - Al-Qaida group takes hold in Falllujah - January 5th, 2014: "Al-Qaida group takes hold in Falllujah / Police leave city center, mass at edge of town; premier promises swift aid." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 01/05/14]

2014 - Arctic air brings polar plunge to much of U.S. - January 5th, 2014: "Arctic air brings polar plunge to much of U.S. / Dangerous cold and wind chills raise alarms with forecasters from Minnesota to Kentucky." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 01/05/14]

2014 - Al-Qaida-linked group claims Beirut bombing - January 5th, 2014: "Al-Qaida-linked group claims Beirut bombing / Admission to attack in Lebanon [01/02/14] might be diversion from Syrian infighting." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 01/05/14]

2014 - Vitamin E slows Alzheimer's progression, study finds - January 5th, 2014: "Vitamin E slows Alzheimer's progression, study finds / New research also debunks earlier findings that supplements hastened death in some patients." [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 01/05/14]

2014 - Israeli hardliners object to pressure by Kerry - January 6th, 2014: "Israeli hardliners object to pressure by Kerry [01/05/14]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 01/06/14]

2014 - DEEP SNOW, DEEPER FREEZE / St. Louis, Mo. - January 6th, 2014: "DEEP SNOW, DEEPER FREEZE / Sunday's snow - Officially, 10.6 inches of snow had fallen at the airport [St. Louis, Mo.] by 6 p.m. / Today's cold - The low was forecast to be minus 9, with a 'high' of minus 3." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 01/06/14]

2014 - U.S., but not troops, will help Iraq fight terrorism - January 6th, 2014: "[...] Al-Qaida-linked gunmen have largely taken over the cities of Fallujah and Ramadi in an uprising that has been a blow to the Shiite-led government to Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki. Bombings in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, killed at least 20 people Sunday. [....]" [Based on: A.P. article (U.S., but not troops, will help Iraq fight terrorism / Kerry assails militants trying to destabilize region.), p. A11, S.L.P.D., 01/06/14]

2014 - Syrian rebel groups clash with al-Qaida-linked fighters - January 6th, 2014: "Syrian rebel groups clash with al-Qaida-linked fighters [01/05/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 01/06/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - January 7th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,425.10; Change: - 44.89 (- 0.3 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,826.77; Change: - 4.60 (- 0.3). [Based on: p. A10, S.L.P.D., 01/07/14]

2014 - X1 Class Solar Flare - January 7th, 2014: "Giant sunspot AR1944 erupted on Jan 7th at approximately 1832 UT, producing a powerful X1-class solar flare. [....]"

[Based on: http://spaceweather.com/archive.php?view=1&day=07&month=01&year=2014]

2014 - China destroys 6 tons of ivory - January 7th, 2014: "China destroys 6 tons of ivory [illegal ivory] / Landmark move is sign of growing worry over elephant poaching." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 01/07/14]

2014 - Senate approves female Fed chief - January 7th, 2014: "Senate approves female Fed chief [01/06/14] / Janet Yellen, 67, is an advocate of using low interest rates to stimulate the economy." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 01/07/14]

2014 - Supreme Court puts Utah's same-sex marriages on hold - January 7th, 2014: "Supreme Court puts Utah's same-sex marriages on hold [01/06/14] / Stay will continue until Denver-based court rules on issue." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 01/07/14]

2014 - Iraq urges Fallujah residents to expel al-Qaida militants - January 7th, 2014: "Iraq urges Fallujah residents to expel al-Qaida militants / U.S., Iran offer support in closely watched effort." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 01/07/14]

2014 - Polar freeze / U.S.A. - January 8th, 2014: "Polar freeze slashes South, East [U.S.A.]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 01/08/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - January 8th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,530.94; Change: 105.84 (0.6 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,837.88; Change: 11.11 (0.6 %). [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/08/14]

2014 - Mideast tumult tests Obama - January 8th, 2014: "Mideast tumult tests Obama / Resurgence of al-Qaida poses problems for president's hands-off approach." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 01/08/14]

2014 - Palestinians clash with settlers - January 8th, 2014: "Palestinians clash with settlers [01/07/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/08/14]

2014 - Greek officials target protestors - January 8th, 2014: "Greek officials target protestors [Athens]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/08/14]

2014 - Iraqis say strike kills 25 militants - January 8th, 2014: "Iraqis say strike kills 25 militants [01/07/14] / Government fights back in besieged province overtaken by al-Qaida allies." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/08/14]

2014 - Top Syrian foe condemns infighting - January 8th, 2014: "Top Syrian foe [Abu Mohammed al-Golani] condemns infighting / Key radical wants groups opposed to Assad to stop battling each other." [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 01/08/14]

2014 - Former defense secretary assails Obama - January 8th, 2014: "Former defense secretary assails Obama / Sometimes bitter tone contrasts with Gates' public image." [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 01/08/14]

2014 - Man stopped for speeding had 48 bombs - January 8th, 2014: "Man ['Andrew Scott Boguslawski, 43'] stopped for speeding ['New Year's Day'] had 48 bombs, police say" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 01/08/14]

2014 - U.S. Air Force copter crashes in England - January 8th, 2014: "U.S. Air Force copter crashes in England ['in a training mission'], killing 4 [01/07/14]" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 01/08/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - January 9th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,462.74; Change: - 68.20 (- 0.4 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,837.49; Change: - 0.39 (flat). [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/09/14]

2014 - Navy helicopter crashes - January 9th, 2014: "Navy helicopter crashes [01/08/14], killing 2 ['... Virginia coast during a routine mission Wednesday']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/09/14]

2014 - Brazil deals with a heat wave - January 9th, 2014: "Brazil deals with a heat wave ['heat index sometimes soaring above 120 F']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/09/14]

2014 - Monsanto profit climbs on biotech soybeans - January 9th, 2014: "Monsanto profit climbs on biotech soybeans / Revenue climbed 7 percent, driven by sales to farmers in Argentina and Brazil." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 01/09/14]

2014 - White House defends Biden on foreign policy - January 9th, 2014: "White House defends Biden on foreign policy / Officials criticize new book by former Defense Secretary Gates." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 01/09/14]

2014 - Messages link Christie aide to lane closure retaliation - January 9th, 2014: "Messages link Christie aide to lane closure retaliation / New Jersey governor says he was misled by assistant." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 01/09/14]

2014 - City again ranks high for sexual infections / St. Louis, Mo. - January 9th, 2014: "City [St. Louis, Mo.] again ranks high for sexual infections" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 01/09/14]

2014 - EPA prepares for more testing at troubled Bridgeton landfill - January 9th, 2014: "EPA prepares for more testing at troubled Bridgeton landfill [St. Louis, Mo.] / New work is expected to continue until late February or early March." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A3, S.L.P.D., 01/09/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - January 10th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,444.76; Change: - 17.98 (- 0.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,838.13; Change: 0.64 (flat). [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 01/10/14]

2014 - Chemical plant blast kills 5 in Japan - January 10th, 2014: "Chemical plant blast kills 5 in Japan [01/09/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 01/10/14]

2014 - Chemical spill threatens W. Va. water - January 10th, 2014: "Chemical spill [Elk River] threatens W. Va. water [01/09/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 01/10/14]

2014 - Nigerian army kills 38 Boko Haram suspects - January 10th, 2014: "Nigerian army kills 38 Boko Haram suspects" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 01/10/14]

2014 - Illinois trying to limit spread of deer disease - January 10th, 2014: "Illinois trying to limit spread of deer disease / Officials want to send state hunters to cull herd on private land." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 01/10/14]

2014 - Karzai orders prisoner release despite concerns - January 10th, 2014: "Karzai orders prisoner release despite concerns [01/09/14] / U.S. objects, says ex-captives could return to insurgency." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 01/10/14]

2014 - Diamond Foods to pay $5 million in SEC settlement - January 10th, 2014: "Diamond Foods to pay $5 million in SEC settlement / Snack maker and two former executives are charged with falsifying walnut costs to boost earnings." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. B5, S.L.P.D., 01/10/14]

2014 - EPA sets new rules for S. California offshore fracking - January 10th, 2014: "EPA sets new rules for S. California offshore fracking" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 01/10/14]

2014 - Private cargo spaceship bearing gifts - and ants - heads to station - January 10th, 2014: "Private cargo spaceship bearing gifts - and ants - heads to station [01/09/14] / Christmas arrives late for astronauts after a month delay." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 01/10/14]

2014 - Died / Ariel Sharon - January 11th, 2014: "Ariel Sharon 1928-2014"

2014 - Cyclone Ian / Tonga - January 11th, 2014: "Tonga hit by strong cyclone" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 01/11/14]

*Links: http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/NaturalHazards/view.php?id=82805

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - January 11th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,437.05; Change: - 7.71 (flat) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,842.37; Change: 4.24 (0.2 %). [Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 01/11/14]

2014 - Cholera kills 71 in Nigeria - January 11th, 2014: "Cholera kills 71 in Nigeria" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 01/11/14]

2014 - TARGET BREACH WIDENS - January 11th, 2014: "TARGET BREACH WIDENS / AT LEAST 70 MILLION - That's substantially more customers than Target previously said were affected. / BROKEN TRUST? - Retailer will need to work to regain the confidence of customers, experts say." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 01/11/14]

2014 - Federal health site to get new contractor - January 11th, 2014: "Federal health site to get new contractor / U.S. will fire firm that built original site riddled with problems." [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 01/11/14]

2014 - U.S. pulls diplomat from embassy in India - January 11th, 2014: "U.S. pulls diplomat from embassy in India" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 01/11/14]

2014 - U.S. names militants involved in Benghazi - January 11th, 2014: "U.S. names militants involved in Benghazi [01/10/14] / Attackers included former Guantanamo detainee: al-Qaida not among groups." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/11/14]

2014 - President of Central African Republic resigns - January 11th, 2014: "President of Central African Republic resigns" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 01/11/14]

2014 - White House recognizes Utah's same-sex marriages - January 11th, 2014: "White House recognizes Utah's same-sex marriages / More than 1,000 unions were in limbo awaiting appeals court ruling." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 01/11/14]

2014 - Coal-fired complex harmful, Chilean court says - January 11th, 2014: "Coal-fired complex [Bocamina complex] harmful, Chilean court says" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 01/11/14]

2014 - In secrecy, U.S. deploys military advisers in Somalia - January 11th, 2014: "In secrecy, U.S. deploys military advisers in Somalia [in October 2013] / They return for first time since 1993 in aiding fight vs. militia." [Based on: Title (and text) for Washington Post article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 01/11/14]

2014 - Iran says it has initial deal with 6 nations on nuclear pact - January 11th, 2014: "Iran says it has initial deal with 6 nations on nuclear pact" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/11/14]

2014 - Rebel faction infighting kills 500, weakens Syrian opposition - January 11th, 2014: "Rebel faction infighting kills 500, weakens Syrian opposition / Government forces reclaim lost ground." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/11/14]

2014 - Growing boycott campaign takes toll on Israel's West Bank settlers - January 11th, 2014: "Growing boycott campaign takes toll on Israel's West Bank settlers / European grocers won't buy from the occupied lands." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/11/14]

2014 - Hubble takes peek at ancient galaxies - January 12th, 2014: "Hubble takes peek at ancient galaxies / Astronomer calls chaotic time 13.2 billion yeqars ago 'cosmic dawn.' " [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 01/12/14]

2014 - Ancient Tibetan beighborhood destroyed - January 12th, 2014: "Ancient Tibetan beighborhood destroyed [01/11/14] / Enclave in China [Dukezong] dates back 1,000 years; trucks couldn't reach fire that raged for nearly 10 hours." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 01/12/14]

2014 - Thieves steal credit card data from Neiman Marcus - January 12th, 2014: "Thieves steal credit card data from Neiman Marcus / Retailer won't estimate how many customers were hit." [Based on: Title for A.P. Retail Writer article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 01/12/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.4 - 61km N of Hatillo, Puerto Rico (BETA) 2014-01-13 04:01:03 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000m1w9#scientific

2014 - Iran, world powers reach agreement - January 13th, 2014: "Iran, world powers reach agreement / Accords starts six-month period that could lead to final deal on nuclear program." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 01/13/14]

2014 - Delivery in space better late than never - January 13th, 2014: "Delivery in space better late than never / Astronauts finally get Christmas shipment [01/12/14]." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/13/14]

2014 - S. Sudans say rebels damage oil facilities - January 13th, 2014: "S. Sudans say rebels damage oil facilities" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 01/13/14]

2014 - U.S. lawsuit targets Lake Tahoe pollution - January 13th, 2014: "U.S. lawsuit targets Lake Tahoe pollution" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 01/13/14]

2014 - Hollywood figures spy for CIA, book asserts - January 13th, 2014: "Hollywood figures spy for CIA, book asserts / Executives, moviemakers and stars can open doors for operatives in hard-to-enter places." [Based on: Title for Tribune Washington Bureau article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/13/14]

2014 - Car bombs, clashes kill 21 civilians in Iraq - January 13th, 2014: "Car bombs, clashes kill 21 civilians in Iraq" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/13/14]

2014 - 26 killed in Iraq - January 14th, 2014: "26 killed in Iraq [01/13/14]" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 01/14/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - January 14th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,257.94; Change: - 179.11 (1.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,819.20; Change: - 23.17 (- 1.3 %). [Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 01/14/14]

2014 - Carbon pollution up 2 pct. in U.S. - January 14th, 2014: "Carbon pollution up 2 pct. in U.S. [last year] / Attributed to rise in coal consumption." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 01/14/14]

2014 - Al-Qaida-linked militants rebound in Syria - January 14th, 2014: "Al-Qaida-linked militants rebound in Syria" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 01/14/14]

2014 - Ameren Missouri plans to build solar energy center - January 14th, 2014: "Ameren Missouri plans to build solar energy center / Facility will be next to its Belleau substation." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 01/14/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - January 15th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,373.86; Change: 115.92 (0.7 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,838.88; Change: 19.66 (1.1 %). [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/15/14]

2014 - Explosion kills 17 in Nigeria - January 15th, 2014: "Explosion kills 17 in Nigeria [01/14/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/15/14]

2014 - Boy, 12, shoots 2 classmates / U.S.A. - January 15th, 2014: "Boy, 12, shoots 2 classmates [01/14/14] / Middle school in New Mexico [Berrendo Middle School in Roswell.'] reels from sudden attack in gym." [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 01/15/14]

2014 - Israeli official sparks spat with U.S. - January 15th, 2014: "Israeli official [defense minister] sparks spat with U.S." [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/15/14]

2014 - Clashes kill 11 on first day of Egypt's vote - January 15th, 2014: "Clashes kill 11 on first day of Egypt's vote" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/15/14]

2014 - Caffeine may help you forget less, study says - January 15th, 2014: "Caffeine may help you forget less, study says / It appears to aid brain with pattern separation." [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 01/15/14]

2014 - Spy court judge assails proposed privacy advocate - January 15th, 2014: "Spy court judge [U.S.A.] assails proposed privacy advocate / But Congress likes the idea." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 01/15/14]

2014 - Appeals court strikes down FCC 'net neutrality' rules - January 15th, 2014: "Appeals court strikes down FCC 'net neutrality' rules / Internet service providers are outside its jurisdiction." [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/15/14]

2014 - Thailand's tension rises after attack on protestors - January 15th, 2014: "Thailand's tension rises after attack on protestors" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 01/15/14]

2014 - Supreme Court throws out overseas human rights case - January 15th, 2014: "Supreme Court throws out overseas human rights case" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 01/15/14]

2014 - U.S. judge strikes down Oklahoma's ban on same-sex marriage - January 15th, 2014: "U.S. judge strikes down Oklahoma's ban on same-sex marriage" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 01/15/14]

2014 - Beanie Babies creator gets 2 years' probation for tax evasion - January 15th, 2014: "Beanie Babies creator [Ty Warner] gets 2 years' probation for tax evasion" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 01/15/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - January 16th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,481.94; Change: 108.08 (0.7 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,848.38; Change: 9.50 (0.5 %). [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/16/14]

2014 - JCP to close 33 stores - January 16th, 2014: "JCP to close 33 stores" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/16/14]

2014 - New tomb is discovered in Egypt - January 16th, 2014: "New tomb ['dating to roughly 1650 B.C.] is discovered in Egypt ['tomb of sixteenth-dynasty King Seneb Kay']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 01/16/14]

2014 - Volcanic activity / Mt. Sinabung - January 16th, 2014: "[...] The Advanced Land Imager (ALI) on the Earth Observing-1 (EO-1) satellite collected this natural-color image [see link] of an ash plume from Sinabung on January 16, 2014. [....]" [Based on: http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/NaturalHazards/view.php?id=82872]

2014 - PANEL CITES BENGHAZI MISTAKES - January 16th, 2014: "PANEL CITES BENGHAZI MISTAKES [01/15/14]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 01/16/14]

2014 - Video surfaces of captured U.S. soldier - January 16th, 2014: "Video surfaces of captured U.S. soldier [Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl - 'captured in Afghanistan in 2009']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 01/16/14]

2014 - Obama likely to OK phone record changes - January 16th, 2014: "[...] In another revelation about NSA activities, The New York Times reported Tuesday that the agency has implanted software in nearly 100,000 computers around the world - but not in the United States - that allows the U.S. to conduct surveillance on those machines. [....]" [Based on: A.P. article (Obama likely to OK phone record changes / But sources say he'll let Congress deal with other NSA changes.) by Julie Pace & Kimberly Dozier, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/16/14]

2014 - Nuclear workers in another scandal / U.S.A. - January 16th, 2014: "Nuclear workers in another scandal / 34 missile launch officers implicated in cheating investigation, Air Force reveals." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 01/16/14]

2014 - U.S. charges Wal-Mart with labor violations - January 16th, 2014: "U.S. charges Wal-Mart with labor violations / Retailer accused of illegally firing, disciplining, threatening workers." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 01/16/14]

2014 - 2.4 billion in aid pledged for war-ravaged Syria - January 16th, 2014: "$2.4 billion in aid pledged for war-ravaged Syria" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 01/16/14]

2014 - Mining could devestate Alasks's Bristol Bay salmon - January 16th, 2014: "Mining could devestate Alasks's Bristol Bay salmon" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 01/16/14]

2014 - Petitions to legalize marijuana in Missouri advance - January 16th, 2014: "Petitions to legalize marijuana in Missouri advance" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A3, S.L.P.D., 01/16/14]

2014 - U.N. says Israeli settlers step up attacks vs. Palestinians - January 16th, 2014: "U.N. says Israeli settlers step up attacks vs. Palestinians ['attacks against Palestinians has almost quadrupled in eight years']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 01/16/14]

2014 - Nigeria begins 'witch hunt' to enforce law banning gays - January 16th, 2014: "Nigeria begins 'witch hunt' to enforce law banning gays / Arrests are made in several states." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 01/16/14]

2014 - New report of cancers near Coldwater Creek / St. Louis, Mo. - January 16th, 2014: "New report of cancers near Coldwater Creek [north St. Louis County]" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1 & A6, S.L.P.D., 01/16/14]

http://www.stltoday.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/health/new-reports-of-cancers-near-coldwater-creek-in-north-county/article_ff009cbc-6e96-51f9-9782-5f3171f471f2.html

2014 - Nigeria begins 'witch hunt' to enforce law banning gays - January 16th, 2014: "Nigeria begins 'witch hunt' to enforce law banning gays / Arrests are made in several states." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 01/16/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - January 17th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,417.01; Change: - 64.93 (- 0.4 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,845.89; Change: - 2.49 (- 0.1 %). [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 01/17/14]

2014 - Health website passed security test - January 17th, 2014: "Health website passed security test / HealthCare.gov has a 'clean bill of health,' official tells Congress." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 01/17/14]

2014 - Drought disaster in 11 states / U.S.A. - January 17th, 2014: "Drought disaster in 11 states [U.S.A.]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/17/14]

2014 - Oversight may be focus of NSA proposal - January 17th, 2014: "Oversight may be focus of NSA proposal / A majority of Americans disapprove of how Obama has handled NSA operations." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/17/14]

2014 - Airfares up 12 percent since 2009 / U.S.A. - January 17th, 2014: "Airfares up 12 percent since 2009 / The higher costs don't include added fees for checked bags, extra legroom." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. B6, S.L.P.D., 01/17/14]

2014 - Syria allows aid into 2 contested areas - January 17th, 2014: "Syria allows aid into 2 contested areas" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/17/14]

2014 - Best Buy holiday sales fall, share price skids - January 17th, 2014: "Best Buy holiday sales fall, share price skids / Retailer is hurt by weak consumer spending and a highly promotional environment." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. B3, S.L.P.D., 01/17/14]

2014 - Net neutrality ruling: What Internet users will be facing - January 17th, 2014: "[...] Net neutrality is the concept that all content on the Internet should be treated equally. With the rule overturned, Internet access providers like AT&T and Verizon and Charter Communications are free to offer faster service to content producers, such as Netflix or Google, that are willing to pay for the privilege. [....]" [Based on: Article (Net neutrality ruling: What Internet users will be facing / Regulations were intrusive and more likely to harm consumers, analyst says.) by David Nicklaus, pp. B1 & B5, S.L.P.D., 01/17/14]

2014 - Vatican comes under sharp criticism for policies on sex abuse - January 17th, 2014: "[...] The Vatican insisted it had little jurisdiction to sanction pedophile priests. [N.P.] 'Priests are not functionaries of the Vatican,' Archbishop Silvano Tomasi, the Vatican's U.N. ambassador in Geneva, told the committee. 'Priests are citizens of their own states, and they fall under the jurisdiction of their own country.' " [Based on: A.P. article (Vatican comes under sharp criticism for policies on sex abuse), pp. A1 & A8, S.L.P.D., 01/17/14]

2014 - Congress balks at moving drone oversight from CIA to Pentagon - January 17th, 2014: "Congress balks at moving drone oversight from CIA to Pentagon / Lawmakers are concerned about military running program." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/17/14]

2014 - Poem - January 18th, 2014: "Conceived this date in history. The poem: Buried in Everything [3rd on page], by Etznab Mathers, a.k.a. D.R.D."

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - January 18th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,458.56; Change: 41.55 (0.3 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,838.70; Change: - 7.19 (- 0.4 %). [Based on: p. A10, S.L.P.D., 01/18/14]

2014 - Drought in California - January 18th, 2014: "Drought in California" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 01/18/14]

2014 - FDA OK's genetic blood test - January 18th, 2014: "FDA OK's genetic blood test ['known as the CytoScan Dx Assay']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 01/18/14]

2014 - OBAMA'S PLAN TO FIX NSA - January 18th, 2014: "OBAMA'S PLAN TO FIX NSA / He also [01/17/14] calls for changes in spying on U.S. allies." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 01/18/14]

2014 - Legal costs hits Morgan Stanley - January 18th, 2014: "Legal costs hits Morgan Stanley" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 01/18/14]

2014 - Arrests of gays spread in Nigeria - January 18th, 2014: "Arrests of gays spread in Nigeria" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 01/18/14]

2014 - Obama signs $1.1 trillion budget bill - January 18th, 2014: "Obama signs $1.1 trillion budget bill [01/17/14] / Arts programs see some funds restored although no one gets a raise." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 01/18/14]

2014 - Ukraine's president targets protestors - January 18th, 2014: "Ukraine's president targets protestors" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 01/18/14]

2014 - Fourth-quarter profit / General Electric Co. - January 18th, 2014: "GE rides oil, gas, aircraft to higher profit" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 01/18/14]

2014 - Firm in W. Virginia spill files for bankruptcy - January 18th, 2014: "[...] The bankruptcy document says the leaky storage tank appears to have been pierced through its base by some sort of object." [Based on: DIGEST article (Firm in W. Virginia spill files for bankruptcy), p. A18, S.L.P.D., 01/18/14]

2014 - Israeli settlement expansion plans create divide - January 18th, 2014: "Israeli settlement expansion plans create divide / European nations favor Palestinians, Israel says." [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 01/18/14]

2014 - Taliban attack at Afghan restaurant kills 16 people - January 18th, 2014: "Taliban attack at Afghan restaurant [Kabul] kills 16 people [01/17/14] / Militants target foreigners and government interests." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 01/18/14]

2014 - Surgeon general renews aim to halt smoking, its effects - January 18th, 2014: "[...] Yes, far fewer Americans smoke today - about 18 percent of adults, down from more than 42 percent in 1964. [....]" [Based on: A.P. article (Surgeon general renews aim to halt smoking, its effects / Update to 1964 report on smoking calls for new resolve to end tobacco use.), p. A16, S.L.P.D., 01/18/14]

2014 - Number of people quitting work hits five-year high / U.S.A. - January 18th, 2014: "Number of people quitting work hits five-year high / Employers advertise most jobs since March 2008, Labor Department says." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 01/18/14]

2014 - Fidelity Mortgage is fined over referral arrangement - January 18th, 2014: "Fidelity Mortgage is fined over referral arrangement" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/18/14]

2014 - World's biggest spread maker now turns to butter to revive its business - January 18th, 2014: "Fighting the margarine wars / World's biggest spread maker [Unilever Foods] now turns to butter to revive its business." [Based on: Title (and text) for Bloomberg News article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/18/14]

2014 - Iranian diplomat killed in Yemen - January 19th, 2014: "Iranian diplomat killed in Yemen [01/18/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 01/19/14]

2014 - Three Americans killed in Afghan blast - January 19th, 2014: "Three Americans killed in Afghan blast [01/17/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 01/19/14]

2014 - Clashes, bombings kill 30 people in Iraq - January 19th, 2014: "Clashes, bombings kill 30 people in Iraq [01/18/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 01/19/14]

2014 - Inspectors arrive in Iran to monitor nuclear deal - January 19th, 2014: "Inspectors arrive in Iran [01/18/14] to monitor nuclear deal" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 01/19/14]

2014 - W. Va. spill is latest case of coal tainting U.S. water - January 19th, 2014: "W. Va. spill is latest case of coal tainting U.S. water ['... latest and most high-profile case of coal sullying the nation's waters.'] / Government is still trying to close regulatory gaps." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A22, S.L.P.D., 01/19/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.1 - 35km NNE of Masterton, New Zealand (BETA) 2014-01-20 02:52:44 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000m4i4#scientific

2014 - Protestors and police tangle in Kiev - January 20th, 2014: "Protestors and police tangle in Kiev / Action is sharp escalation of two-month crisis in capital of Ukraine [01/19/14]." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/20/14]

2014 - Karzai again demands U.S. end airstrikes - January 20th, 2014: "Karzai again demands U.S. end airstrikes / That must happen before he signs security deal, Afghan leader says." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/20/14]

2014 - Iraq announces offensive against al-Qaida - January 20th, 2014: "Iraq announces offensive against al-Qaida / Al-Maliki seeks to end terrorism, drive militants out of provincial capital in Anbar." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/20/14]

2014 - Militants carry out deadly attacks in Nigeria - January 20th, 2014: "Militants carry out deadly attacks in Nigeria [01/16/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 01/20/14]

2014 - Taliban blast kills 20 in volatile Pakistani region - January 20th, 2014: "Taliban blast kills 20 in volatile Pakistani region [01/19/14]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/20/14]

2014 - Islamic group threatens to attack the Olympics - January 20th, 2014: "Islamic group threatens to attack the Olympics / In video, group from North Caucasus region admits to twin suicide blasts last month in Volograd, Russia." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 01/20/14]

2014 - Violent attack against Muslims in C. African Republic - January 20th, 2014: "Violent attack against Muslims in C. African Republic" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 01/20/14]

2014 - Obama's key idea for NSA surveillance won't work, lawmakers say - January 20th, 2014: "Obama's key idea for NSA surveillance won't work, lawmakers say" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/20/14]

2014 - Probe chasing comet awakens - January 21st, 2014: "Probe chasing comet [67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko] awakens [01/20/14] / 'Hello World!' it [Rosetta spacecraft] tweets after almost three years of hibernation." [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 01/21/14]

2014 - Iran takes first steps in nuclear deal - January 21st, 2014: "Iran takes first steps in nuclear deal [01/20/14] / U.S., Europe ease economic sanctions." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 01/21/14]

2014 - Militant video gives Russians Olympic scare - January 21st, 2014: "Militant video gives Russians Olympic scare / Security experts say threat is credible." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 01/21/14]

2014 - Central African Republic gets new leader - January 21st, 2014: "Central African Republic gets new leader [new mayor - 01/20/14]" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 01/21/14]

2014 - Blast at Omaha plant kills 2 and injures 10 - January 21st, 2014: "Blast at Omaha plant kills 2 and injures 10 [01/20/14] / Cause of fatal explosion at animal feed facility is unknown." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 01/21/14]

2014 - Wells Fargo, other banks dropping advance loans - January 21st, 2014: "Wells Fargo, other banks dropping advance loans" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 01/21/14]

2014 - U.N. withdraws invitation to Iran for talks on Syria - January 21st, 2014: "U.N. withdraws invitation to Iran for talks on Syria" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 01/21/14]

2014 - Kerry's relentless peace push puzzles and worries Israelis - January 21st, 2014: "Kerry's relentless peace push puzzles and worries Israelis / Many officials believe U.S. secretary of state's efforts are doomed to fail." [Based on: Title for McCLATCHY FOREIGN STAFF article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 01/21/14]

2014 - American missionary apologizes to his North Korean jailers - January 21st, 2014: "American missionary apologizes to his North Korean jailers / After brief appearance, family worries about health, future of Kenneth Bae." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 01/21/14]

2014 - Second suicide attack in as many days kills 13 in Pakistan- January 21st, 2014: "Second suicide attack in as many days kills 13 in Pakistan [01/20/14]" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 01/21/14]

2014 - There Are 85 People Who Are As Wealthy As Half The WORLD, Oxfam Reports - January 21st, 2014: "There Are 85 People Who Are As Wealthy As Half The WORLD, Oxfam Reports"

[Based on: Title for huffingtonpost.com article, 01/21/14]

*Link: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/01/21/85-richest-people_n_4641021.html?utm_hp_ref=income-inequality

*Trivia: "[...] A 2011 study by the CBO[13] found that the top earning 1 percent of households increased their income by about 275% after federal taxes and income transfers over a period between 1979 and 2007, compared to a gain of just under 40% for the 60 percent in the middle of America's income distribution.[13] Other sources find that the trend has continued since then.[14] In spite of this data, only 42% of Americans think inequality has increased in the past ten years.[15] In 2012, the gap between the richest 1 percent and the remaining 99 percent was the widest it's been since the 1920s.[16] Incomes of the wealthiest 1 percent rose nearly 20 percent, whereas the income of the remaining 99 percent rose 1 percent in comparison.[16] [... .]" [Based on: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Income_inequality_in_the_United_States]

2014 - Snowstorm / U.S.A. - January 22nd, 2014: "Storm dumps more headaches [01/21/14] / Swath of snow stretches for 1,000 miles between Kentucky and Massachusetts, snarling commutes." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/22/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - January 22nd, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,414.44; Change: - 44.12 (- 0.3 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,843.80; Change: 5.10 (0.3 %). [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/22/14]

2014 - Growth boosts Verizon - January 22nd, 2014: "Growth boosts Verizon" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/22/14]

2014 - 1 dead, 1 held at Purdue U. - January 22nd, 2014: "1 dead, 1 held at Purdue U. / Gunman targeted victim, then surrendered, police say." [Based on: Title for Chicago Tribune article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 01/22/14]

2014 - NOAA says '13 was a warm one - January 22nd, 2014: "NOAA says '13 [2013] was a warm one" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 01/22/14]

2014 - IBM posts higher 4th-quarter net income - January 22nd, 2014: "IBM posts higher 4th-quarter net income" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/22/14]

2014 - Chicago archdiocese hid decades of child sex abuse - January 22nd, 2014: "Chicago archdiocese hid decades of child sex abuse / Leaders shifted priests, concealed histories, records show." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 01/22/14]

2014 - Dots joins ranks of clothing retailers filing for bankruptcy - January 22nd, 2014: "Dots [Dots LLC] joins ranks of clothing retailers filing for bankruptcy" [Based on: Title for Bloomberg News article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 01/22/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - January 23rd, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,373.34; Change: - 41.10 (- 0.3 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,844.86; Change: 1.06 (0.1 %). [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/23/14]

2014 - Weather strains propane market / U.S.A. - January 23rd, 2014: "Weather strains propane market [U.S.A.] / Distribution problems, nor scarcity, are causing shortage." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/23/14]

2014 - Israel says it foiled plot on U.S. Embassy - January 23rd, 2014: "Israel says it foiled plot on U.S. Embassy" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 01/23/14]

2014 - Old Mars rover finds signs of ancient water  - "[...] Opportunity has now explored rocks from the earliest era of the planet's history, showing that non-acidic, life-friendly water existed on Mars some 4 billion years ago. [...] Together, Opportunity and Curiosity are showing not only that habitable environments existed on Mars, but also that they did so at several locations and in different geological settings. [...] Findings from both Opportunity and Curiosity are published in the 24 January issue of Science. [... .]" [ Based on: nature.com article (Old Mars rover finds signs of ancient water / Ten years on, Opportunity pushes back the date of habitable environments on the red planet.) by Alexandra Witze, 23 January 2014]

*Link: http://www.nature.com/news/old-mars-rover-finds-signs-of-ancient-water-1.14569

2014 - Northeast raked anew by brutal winter storm - January 23rd, 2014: "Northeast [U.S.A.] raked anew by brutal winter storm [01/22/14]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 01/23/14]

2014 - RehabCare Group settles federal suit for $30 million - January 23rd, 2014: "RehabCare Group settles federal suit for $30 million ['... to resolve government allegations that it paid kickbacks to gain access to Medicare and Medicaid patients in Missouri nursing homes.']" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 01/23/14]

2014 - Keystone pipeline's southern portion begins deliveries - January 23rd, 2014: "Keystone pipeline's southern portion begins deliveries [01/22/14]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 01/23/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - January 24th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,197.35; Change: - 175.99 (- 1.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,828.46; Change: - 16.40 (- 0.9 %). [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 01/24/14]

2014 - 25 whales found dead off Florida - January 24th, 2014: "25 whales [pilot whales] found dead off Florida" [Based on: DIGEST article (U.S. sues contractor over work in Iraq), p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/24/14]

2014 - Panel urges end to NSA snooping - January 24th, 2014: "Panel [Privacy and Civil Liberities Oversight Board] urges end to NSA snooping / It also wants records destroyed / Collection of phone records is called ineffective as well as illegal." [Based on: Title(s) (and text) for A.P. article, pp. A1 & A8, S.L.P.D., 01/24/14]

2014 - Bieber's arrest is teachable moment - January 24th, 2014: "Bieber's arrest [01/23/14] is teachable moment / As teen pop star veers off path ['charged with drunken driving, resisting arrest and driving without a valid license'], parents can talk with children about life's choices, consequences." [Based on: Title (and text) for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 01/24/14]

2014 - U.S. sues contractor over work in Iraq - January 24th, 2014: "[...] The government alleges that KBR employees took kickbacks from two Kuwaiti companies that it hired as subcontractors in 2003 and 2004, then filed claims for reimbursement for inflated costs. [....]" [Based on: DIGEST article (U.S. sues contractor over work in Iraq), p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/24/14]

2014 - U.S. plans training in Jordan for Iraqi troops - January 24th, 2014: "U.S. plans training in Jordan for Iraqi troops / Special forces will likely be used to help nation deal with growing threat posed by al-Qaida." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 01/24/14]

2014 - Gunmen kill 5 police at Egypt checkpoint - January 24th, 2014: "Gunmen kill 5 police at Egypt checkpoint [01/23/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 01/24/14]

2014 - South Sudan's government, rebels sign accord - January 24th, 2014: "South Sudan's government, rebels sign accord [01/23/14] / Precarious cease-fire lets in humanitarian aid, quells hostile propaganda, protects civilians." [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 01/24/14]

2014 - Stocks fall on worries over Chinese economy - January 24th, 2014: "Stocks [U.S.A.] fall on worries over Chinese economy / In the Standard and Poor's 500 index, nine of 10 companies dropped." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. B6, S.L.P.D., 01/24/14]

2014 - Study: New Madrid fault zone alive and active - January 24th, 2014: "[...] Unlike California's San Andreas and other faults that occur along boundaries of shifting tectonic plates, New Madrid is less understood since it's in the middle of the continent, far from plate boundaries. [....]" [Based on: A.P. article (Study: New Madrid fault zone alive and active), p. A18, S.L.P.D., 01/24/14]

2014 - Syrian peace talks yield hard stances, little hope - January 24th, 2014: "Syrian peace talks yield hard stances, little hope [01/23/14] / But both sides in bloody civil war are willing to meet separately with mediator." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 01/24/14]

2014 - TWA pilots, union reach $53 million settlement - January 24th, 2014: "TWA pilots, union reach $53 million settlement" [Based on: Title for Article, p. B6, S.L.P.D., 01/24/14]

2014 - Hagel is ordering a full review of nuclear force - January 24th, 2014: "Hagel is ordering a full review of nuclear force / Defense secretary fears missteps could erode public trust in readiness." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 01/24/14]

2014 - St. Louis is ranked low for economic mobility - January 24th, 2014: "St. Louis is ranked low for economic mobility" [Based on: Title for Article, p. B4, S.L.P.D., 01/24/14]

2014 - Rouhani says Iran has 'serious will' to reach a nuclear accord - January 24th, 2014: "Rouhani says Iran has 'serious will' to reach a nuclear accord" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 01/24/14]

2014 - Accused dissident [Xu Zhiyong] calls for China to democratize - January 24th, 2014: "Accused dissident [Xu Zhiyong] calls for China to democratize" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 01/24/14]

2014 - Ukranian opposition leader urges supporters to keep peace - January 24th, 2014: "Ukranian opposition leader urges supporters to keep peace [01/23/14]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 01/24/14]

2014 - Amnesty International says Egyptian authorities 'trample' on rights - January 24th, 2014: "Amnesty International says Egyptian authorities 'trample' on rights" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 01/24/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.1 - 38km SSE of Adipala, Indonesia (BETA) 2014-01-25 05:14:18 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000m7wd#scientific

2014 - Settlement / KPMG - January 25th, 2014: "KPMG paying $8.2 million to settle SEC charges" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 01/25/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - January 25th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,879.11; Change: - 318.24 (- 2.0 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,790.29; Change: - 38.17 (- 2.1 %). [Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 01/25/14]

2014 - New water law in Mexico City - January 25th, 2014: "New water law in Mexico City ['will require restaurants to install filters']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/25/14]

2014 - Attack in Myanmar is disputed - January 25th, 2014: "Attack in Myanmar is disputed ['The United Nations has confirmed that at least 48 Muslims appear to have been killed when Buddhist mobs attacked a village ... .']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/25/14]

2014 - Bombings rock Egyptian capital - January 25th, 2014: "Bombings rock Egyptian capital [01/24/14] / At least six are killed, fueling anger, backlash against Muslim Brotherhood." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/25/14]

2014 - Syrian leaders, foes will finally meet - January 25th, 2014: "Syrian leaders, foes will finally meet / They give in to intense pressure from world leaders and agree to face-to-face talks." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/25/14]

2014 - Uncertainty hampers global economy - January 25th, 2014: "Uncertainty hampers global economy / US stocks slump again in downturn as investors flee from emerging markets." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 01/25/14]

2014 - U.S. union membership rate held steady in 2013 - January 25th, 2014: "U.S. union membership rate held steady in 2013 / Overall, 14.5 million workers belong to unions. That's down from 17.7 million in 1983." [Based on: Title for Wire and Staff Reports article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 01/25/14]

2014 - Student killed near S. Carolina State dorm - January 25th, 2014: "Student killed near S. Carolina State dorm [01/24/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 01/25/14]

2014 - Fire lights up the sky as Ukraine clashes resume - January 25th, 2014: "Fire lights up the sky as Ukraine clashes resume [01/24/14]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 01/25/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.1 - 1km E of Lixourion, Greece (BETA) 2014-01-26 13:55:42 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000m8ch#scientific

2014 - EGYPT IN TURMOIL - January 26th, 2014: "EGYPT IN TURMOIL / 29 die on uprising anniversary as jubilant rallies clash with brutal crackdowns [01/25/14]." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 01/26/14]

2014 - Pakistanis flee from airstrikes - January 26th, 2014: "Pakistanis flee from airstrikes [last week]." [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 01/26/14]

2014 - Gunman kills 2, himself at Maryland mall, police say - January 26th, 2014: "Gunman kills 2, himself at Maryland mall [01/25/14], police say / He had shotgun, stock of ammunition; 5 were treated for injuries." [Based on: Title for Baltimore Sun article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 01/26/14]

2014 - Died / Pete Seeger - January 27th, 2014: "Pete Seeger, legendary folk sinder, dies [01/27/14 - He was 94.]" [Based on: Title for Washington Post Article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 01/27/14]

2014 - Iraq suffers more violence - January 27th, 2014: "Iraq suffers more violence [01/26/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 01/27/14]

2014 - Tunisia passes constitution - January 27th, 2014: "Tunisia passes constitution [01/26/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 01/27/14]

2014 - Syrian talks yield narrow deal - January 27th, 2014: "Syrian talks yield narrow deal, Assad 'red line' " [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A3, S.L.P.D., 01/27/14]

2014 - Deadly roadside bomb hits Afghanistan - January 27th, 2014: "Deadly roadside bomb hits Afghanistan [01/26/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 01/27/14]

2014 - Price for first-class stamp rises / U.S.A. - January 27th, 2014: "Price for first-class stamp [U.S.A.] rises [to 49 cents]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 01/27/14]

2014 - Brutal cold returning to Midwest / U.S.A. - January 27th, 2014: "Brutal cold returning to Midwest [U.S.A.]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 01/27/14]

2014 - Arms depot blast in Congo turns deadly - January 27th, 2014: "Arms depot blast [hit by lightning] in Congo [01/24/14] turns deadly" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 01/27/14]

2014 - Slain protestor, 25, is mourned in Kiev - January 27th, 2014: "Slain protestor, 25, is mourned in Kiev / Anti-government protests in Ukraine split nation as radicals boost level of violence." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/27/14]

2014 - Israeli says settlers should live in Palestine - January 27th, 2014: "Israeli [Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu] says settlers should live in Palestine / Novel idea could put new slant on peace talks." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A3, S.L.P.D., 01/27/14]

2014 - Minimum wage bills pushed in 30 states / U.S.A. - January 27th, 2014: "Minimum wage bills pushed in 30 states [U.S.A.]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 01/27/14]

2014 - Want flu? Volunteers inhale live virus to aid researchers - January 27th, 2014: "Want flu? Volunteers inhale live virus to aid researchers" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/27/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - January 28th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,837.88; Change: - 41.23 (- 0.3 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,781.56; Change: - 8.73 (- 0.5 %). [Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 01/28/14]

2014 - Camry hybrid brake probe - January 28th, 2014: "Camry hybrid brake probe" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 01/28/14]

2014 - Cold wave hits Eastern Europe - January 28th, 2014: "Cold wave hits Eastern Europe [01/27/14]" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 01/28/14]

2014 - Southwest is going international - January 28th, 2014: "Southwest [Southwest Airlines] is going international / Airline starts selling tickets to Aruba, the Bahamas and Jamaica." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 01/28/14]

2014 - Netanyahu sparks uproar over settlers - January 28th, 2014: "Netanyahu sparks uproar over settlers / Outrage proves Palestinians don't want peace, he says." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/28/14]

2014 - Egypt's army chief gets key endorsement - January 28th, 2014: "Egypt's army chief gets key endorsement / El-Sissi moves closer to running for president." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/28/14]

2014 - Rebels leave Central African Republic - January 28th, 2014: "Rebels leave Central African Republic [01/27/14]" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 01/28/14]

2014 - Poor squeezed by spike in propane costs - January 28th, 2014: "Poor squeezed by spike in propane costs" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 01/28/14]

2014 - Cruise ends early after outbreak of illness - January 28th, 2014: "Cruise [Royal Caribbean] ends early after outbreak of illness" [Based on: Title for NATION DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 01/28/14]

2014 - Ukranian leader may scrap anti-protest law - January 28th, 2014: "Ukranian leader may scrap anti-protest law / Concession stops short of meeting all foes' demands." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/28/14]

2014 - Rare white lion triplets born in Polish zoo - January 28th, 2014: "Rare white lion triplets born [01/28/14] in Polish zoo" [Based on: Title for nydailynews.com article (Rare white lion triplets born in Polish zoo) - 02/04/14]

*Links: http://www.nydailynews.com/news/world/rare-white-lion-triplets-born-polish-zoo-article-1.1602070

2014 - Syrian peace talks falter over Assad's future - January 28th, 2014: "Syrian peace talks falter over Assad's future / Veteran U.N. mediator ends tense session on somber note: 'There are no miracles here.' " [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/28/14]

2014 - U.S. seeks way to shield its spying from prying eyes - January 28th, 2014: "U.S. seeks way to shield its spying from prying eyes" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 01/28/14]

2014 - Navy cyber chief apparent choice to take reins of NSA - January 28th, 2014: "Navy cyber chief [Vice Adm. Mike Rogers] apparent choice to take reins of NSA" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 01/28/14]

2014 - Another winter blast disrupts normal routines in the Midwest - January 28th, 2014: "Another winter blast disrupts normal routines in the Midwest [U.S.A.] / Wind chills as low as minus 40 expected in some areas [01/27/14]." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 01/28/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - January 29th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,928.56; Change: 90.68 (0.6 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,792.50; Change: 10.94 (0.6 %). [Based on: p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/29/14]

2014 - Mexico tackles kidnappings - January 29th, 2014: "Mexico tackles kidnappings" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 01/29/14]

2014 - Fourth-quarter profit / Pfizer - January 29th, 2014: "Pfizer's fourth-quarter net plunges on charges, sales decline" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/29/14]

2014 - Ukranian prime minister quits - January 29th, 2014: "Ukranian prime minister quits [01/28/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 01/29/14]

2014 - 'Zombie' bees found in Vermont - January 29th, 2014: " 'Zombie' bees found [2008] in Vermont ['Zombie bees have now spread to Vermont, California, Washington, Oregon and South Dakota ... .']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 01/29/14]

2014 - U.S. must pay legal fees in seizure - January 29th, 2014: "U.S. must pay legal fees in seizure ['to cover Tara Mishra's legal bills']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 01/29/14]

2014 - Fourth-quarter profit / DuPont Co. - January 29th, 2014: "DuPont posts higher fourth-quarter profit, plans share buyback" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/29/14]

2014 - State of the Union speech / U.S.A. - January 29th, 2014: " 'A YEAR OF ACTION' / SIDESTEPPING CONGRESS - Obama says [01/28/14] he'll use executive powers to narrow gap between rich and poor. / MINIMUM WAGE - New federal contractors will make at least $10.10, but it's just a small fraction of workers. / MIDTERM LOOMS - Address looks to November, seeks to cast GOP as uncaring toward middle class." [Based on: Title for Front Page article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 01/29/14]

2014 - Medical costs burden families / U.S.A. - January 29th, 2014: "Medical costs burden families ['... more than one in four U.S. families recently experienced a financial burden because of the cost of medical care.']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 01/29/14]

2014 - Illinois unions sue over plan to cut pensions - January 29th, 2014: "Illinois unions sue over plan to cut pensions / They say Quinn's benefit cuts are unconstitutional" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 01/29/14]

2014 - Storm brings wrecks, gridlock to South / U.S.A. - January 29th, 2014: "Storm brings wrecks, gridlock to South [01/28/14] / Drivers are unused to snow and ice; states lack fleets of plows, salt trucks." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 01/29/14]

2014 - Central banks in emerging markets prop up currencies - January 29th, 2014: "Central banks in emerging markets prop up currencies" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 01/29/14]

2014 - Palestinians want 3-year cap on Israelis in West Bank - January 29th, 2014: "Palestinians want 3-year cap on Israelis in West Bank" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 01/29/14]

2014 - GMO protesters at Monsanto's shareholder meeting are arrested - January 29th, 2014: "GMO protesters at Monsanto's shareholder meeting [St. Louis, Mo.] are arrested [01/28/14] / Measures on labeling and liability to organic farmers go down to defeat." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 01/29/14]

2014 - Vapor Mitigation Systems to Be Offered to Elmwood Park Residents, Chicago Heights Boulevard Site, St. Louis County, Missouri - January 2014: "Vapor Mitigation Systems to Be Offered to Elmwood Park Residents, Chicago Heights Boulevard Site, St. Louis County, Missouri" [Based on: title for epa.gov article - January 2014]

*Links: http://www.epa.gov/region07/factsheets/2014/vapor_mitigation_sys_chicago_hts_blvd_stl_mo.htm
               http://www.epa.gov/region07/cleanup/chicago_heights/index.htm
               http://dnr.mo.gov/env/hwp/sfund/missourimetals-elmwoodpark.htm

               http://www.kmov.com/news/editors-pick/Missouri-hiding--165683996.html

2014 - Solar Eclipse - "On Jan. 30th, the Moon passed almost directly in front of the sun. No darkness fell on Earth, however, because the "lunar transit" was only visible from space. [....]"

[Based on: http://spaceweather.com/archive.php?view=1&day=30&month=01&year=2014]

2014 - Pulaski tumbles - January 30th, 2014: "Pulaski [Pulaski Financial Corp.] tumbles [5 percent]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/30/14]

2014 - M-Class Solar Flare - January 30th, 2014: "Big sunspot AR1967 unleashed a strong M6-class solar flare on Jan. 30th at approximately 1617 UTC. [....]"

[Based on: http://spaceweather.com/archive.php?view=1&day=30&month=01&year=2014]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - January 30th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,738.79; Change: - 189.77 (- 1.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,774.20; Change: - 18.30 (1.0 %). [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/30/14]

2014 - NSA wants stolen files back - January 30th, 2014: "NSA wants stolen files back / Snowden's release of secret data caused 'profound damage,' director says." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 01/30/14]

2014 - SEC fines Scottrade $2.5 million - January 30th, 2014: "SEC fines Scottrade $2.5 million ['... for failing to provide the agency with accurate and complete information about trades.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for Article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/30/14]

2014 - Dozens arrested in clashes in Algeria - January 30th, 2014: "Dozens arrested in clashes in Algeria" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 01/30/14]

2014 - House finally passes $100 billion farm bill - January 30th, 2014: "House [U.S.A.] finally passes $100 billion farm bill / Senate approval is also expected." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 01/30/14]

2014 - WellPoint's 4Q profit drops 68 percent - January 30th, 2014: "WellPoint's 4Q profit drops 68 percent / Medical expenses spiked as customers raced to use coverage." [Based on: Title for A.P.  article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/30/14]

2014 - Bitterness of Syrian war is seen at talks - January 30th, 2014: "Bitterness of Syrian war is seen at talks / Face-to-face meetings of Assad supporters and foes spark anger, scuffles, confrontations." [Based on: Title for A.P.  article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/30/14]

2014 - Latin-American leaders tout 'zone of peace' - January 30th, 2014: "Latin-American leaders tout 'zone of peace' " [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 01/30/14]

2014 - Atlanta reels from storm of snow, criticism - January 30th, 2014: "Atlanta reels from storm of snow, criticism [01/29/14]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 01/30/14]

2014 - Nestle Purina rolls out canine 'energy' bar - January 30th, 2014: "Nestle Purina rolls out canine 'energy' bar / Giants quarterback Eli Manning tapped as spokesman." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 01/30/14]

2014 - Weak earnings, emerging-market jitters hit stocks - January 30th, 2014: "Weak earnings, emerging-market jitters hit stocks / Federal Reserve announces that it will further slow bond purchases." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 01/30/14]

2014 - Syrian militants want to attack U.S., NSA chief says - January 30th, 2014: "Syrian militants want to attack U.S., NSA chief says" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 01/30/14]

2014 - Military exercises draw outburst from North Korea - January 30th, 2014: "Military exercises ['soon-to-start'] draw outburst from North Korea / Maneuvers between U.S. South Korean seen as precursor to attack." [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P.  article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/30/14]

2014 - Monarch butterflies falter; migration may disappear - January 30th, 2014: "Monarch butterflies falter; migration may disappear / New report places part of the blame on use of genetically modified crops." [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 01/30/14]

2014 - RGA profit drops - January 31st, 2014: "RGA profit drops" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. B3, S.L.P.D., 01/31/14]

2014 - Stifel acquisition - January 31st, 2014: "Stifel acquisition ['is aquiring ... De La Rosa & Co.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. B3, S.L.P.D., 01/31/14]

2014 - Chinese New Year - January 31st, 2014: "Year of the Horse"

*Links: http://www.chinesenewyears.info/chinese-new-year-calendar.php

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - January 31st, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,848.61; Change: 109.82 (0.7 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,794.19; Change: 19.99 (1.1 %). [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 01/31/14]

2014 - School lockdown lifted in Hawaii - January 31st, 2014: "School lockdown lifted in Hawaii [01/30/14]" [Based on: Title for Bloomberg News article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 01/31/14]

2014 - Court reinstates Knox's conviction - January 31st, 2014: "Court [Italy] reinstates Knox's conviction [01/30/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 01/31/14]

2014 - Shiites in Lebanon brace for bombings - January 31st, 2014: "Shiites in Lebanon brace for bombings [01/30/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 01/31/14]

2014 - Ukranian hackers hit dozens of retailers - January 31st, 2014: "Ukranian hackers hit dozens of retailers / Attacks appear to be less sophisticated and at a smaller level than breaches at Target, Nieman Marcus." [Based on: Title for Bloomberg News article, p. B6, S.L.P.D., 01/31/14]

2014 - Stress led missile officers to cheat / U.S.A. - January 31st, 2014: "Stress led missile officers to cheat, Air Force officials say" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 01/31/14]

2014 - Co-owner of hospice is charged with fraud - January 31st, 2014: "Co-owner of hospice [Illinois-based Passages Hospice] is charged with fraud / Federal case alleges Passages official overstated Medicare patients' illnesses, gave unnecessary treatment." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 01/31/14]

2014 - Push to raise wages reignites 'free lunch' debate - January 31st, 2014: "Push to raise wages reignites 'free lunch' debate / Economists grapple over the impact a minimum wage hike has on the bigger economy." [Based on: Title for Bloomberg News article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 01/31/14]

2014 - Ukraine leader's sick leave prompts guessing game  - January 31st, 2014: "Ukraine leader's sick leave prompts guessing game / Is it a political ploy or is he really ill? Tactic was sometimes used in Soviet Union." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 01/31/14]

2014 - Solid growth brightens economic outlook / U.S.A. - January 31st, 2014: "Solid growth brightens economic outlook [U.S.A.]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. B1, S.L.P.D., 01/31/14]

2014 - Militants attack government building in Baghdad - January 31st, 2014: "Militants attack government building in Baghdad [01/30/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 01/31/14]

2014 - Egypt arrests 11 Islamists for Facebook activity - January 31st, 2014: "Egypt arrests 11 Islamists [Muslim Brotherhood members] for Facebook activity" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 01/31/14]

2014 - U.S. wants Bank of America to pay $2.1 billion in penalties - January 31st, 2014: "U.S. wants Bank of America to pay $2.1 billion in penalties / Feds want payment based on bank's total revenue from loan fraud." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. B4, S.L.P.D., 01/31/14]

2014 - Toxin spurs health survey for Elmwood Park neighborhood - January 31st, 2014: "Toxin spurs health survey for Elmwood Park [St. Louis, Mo.] neighborhood" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 01/31/14]

2014 - Foreign-born influx could offer major boost to U.S. as world population ages - January 31st, 2014: "Foreign-born influx could offer major boost to U.S. as world population ages" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 01/31/14]

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