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

February 2014

2014 - Astronomic Configuration - February 1st, 2014: "Sun [12 Aquarius], Moon [1 Pisces], Mercury [0 Pisces], Venus [13 Capricorn R.], Mars [23 Libra], Jupiter [12 Cancer R.], Saturn [22 Scorpio], Uranus [9 Aries], Neptune [4 Pisces], Pluto [12 Capricorn], Chiron [11 Pisces]."

[Based on: http://www.biopscinst.com/bpi/ephm/E201402.html]

2014 - U.S. National Debt - February 1st, 2014: "U.S. National Debt Clock - The Outstanding Public Debt [U.S.A.] as of 01 Feb 2014 at 12:54:29 AM GMT is: $17,251,989,349,278.31. The estimated population of the United States is 317,552,299 so each citizen's share of this debt is $54,328.03. The National Debt has continued to increase an average of $2.43 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. - 02/01/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.1 - 16km SSW of Visokoi Island, (BETA) 2014-02-01 03:58:44 UTC"
*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000mf4j#scientific

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - February 1st, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,698.85; Change: - 149.76 (- 0.9 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,782.59; Change: - 11.60 (- 0.6 %). [Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/01/14]

*Trivia: "[...] The index closed out its first down January since 2010." [Based on: MARKET WATCH article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/01/14]

2014 - Bank settlement OK'd - February 1st, 2014: "Bank settlement OK'd ['... most of the $8.5 billion Bank of America settlement over investor losses from mortgage-backed securities.]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/01/14]

2014 - 2 die in avalanche in Austria - February 1st, 2014: "2 die in avalanche in Austria [01/31/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/01/14]

2014 - Egypt says airstrikes kill 13 in Sinai - February 1st, 2014: "Egypt says airstrikes kill 13 in Sinai ['officials said Friday']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/01/14]

2014 - Lawsuit seeks to block anti-coal measure - February 1st, 2014: "A lawsuit filed Friday in St. Louis Circuit Court is seeking to stop the 'Take Back St. Louis' initiative from appearing on the April 8 city ballot. [...] The initiative would block tax incentives for any company that engages in 'unsustainable' energy production - or does $1 million a year in business with such an entity. [....]" [Based on: Title for Article (Lawsuit seeks to block anti-coal measure / Critics cite potential obstacles to service, loss of tax incentives.), p. A7, S.L.P.D., 02/01/14]

2014 - Bloomberg named U.N. climate envoy - February 1st, 2014: "Bloomberg [Former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg] named U.N. climate envoy" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 02/01/14]

2014 - Creation vs. evolution debate will solve little - February 1st, 2014: "[...] A 2013 Pew Research Center poll found 60 percent of Americans believe 'humans have evolved over time' while 33 percent reject that statement. Of those who believe in evolution, 24 percent say they also believe 'a supreme being' used evolution to create life forms. [...] The Creation Museum is up against a deadline for raising $29 million in municipal bonds to construct a proposed replica of Noah's Ark. Even if he loses the debate, critics say, Ham [Ken Ham] wins at the bank. [....]" [Based on: Religion News Service article (Creation vs. evolution debate will solve little / But crirics see the 'Ham-on-Nye' jousting as a win-win for creationists - money and visibility.) by Kimberly Winston, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 02/01/14] *Trivia

2014 - Syrian talks adjourn with no sign of progress - February 1st, 2014: "Syrian talks adjourn with no sign of progress / Delegation backing Assad refuses to commit to later round; foes call stance posturing." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 02/01/14]

2014 - Powder near Super Bowl appears to be harmless - February 1st, 2014: "Powder near Super Bowl appears to be harmless" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 02/01/14]

2014 - FDIC bans former banking leader over failed bank - February 1st, 2014: "FDIC bans former banking leader [Shaun Hayes] over failed bank" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 02/01/14]

2014 - Cattle herds shrinking; beef prices are rising / U.S.A. - February 1st, 2014: "Cattle herds shrinking; beef prices are rising / Retail costs for meat are at all-time high." [Based on: Title for Bloomberg News article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 02/01/14]

2014 - Conservatives outnumber liberals in U.S., new poll finds - February 1st, 2014: "Conservatives outnumber liberals in U.S., new poll [Gallup survey] finds / Nationally, they have a 14.6 percentage point lead on liberals." [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 02/01/14]

2014 - Evidence contradicts Christie on highway closures, lawyer says - February 1st, 2014: "Evidence contradicts Christie on highway closures, lawyer says / Outside aide of New Jersey governor tells his side." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 02/01/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.5 - 189km SSE of L'Esperance Rock, New Zealand (BETA) 2014-02-02 09:26:37 UTC"
*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000mfm0#scientific

2014 - Leak halted at Gulf Coast rig - February 2nd, 2014: "Leak halted [01/31/14] at Gulf Coast rig" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 02/02/14]

2014 - Died / Philip Seymour Hoffman - February 2nd, 2014: "Philip Seymour Hoffman is found dead [02/02/14] in NYC" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 02/03/14]

2014 - Political violence grips Thailand - February 2nd, 2014: "Political violence grips Thailand [02/01/14] / Clashes erupt in Bangkok on eve of election; at least 7 are injured." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A3, S.L.P.D., 02/02/14]

2014 - Volcanic eruption / Mt. Sinabung - February 2nd, 2014: "Indonesian volcano [Mount Sinabung] erupts [02/01/14], kills at least 14 / Disaster comes a day after evacuees were allowed to return." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 02/02/14]

*Trivia: "Death toll from volcano rises to 16" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/03/14]

2014 - Scores killed in fighting in Yemen - February 2nd, 2014: "Scores killed in fighting in Yemen" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 02/02/14]

2014 - At least 733 Iraqis killed in January - February 2nd, 2014: "At least 733 Iraqis killed in January [2014]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 02/02/14]

2014 - 1,000 rescued after storm hits Serbia - February 2nd, 2014: "1,000 rescued after storm hits Serbia / Snow drifts cut off villages and strand cars, buses and passenger trains [02/01/14]." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A3, S.L.P.D., 02/02/14]

2014 - Some cite fracking for Kansas quakes - February 2nd, 2014: "Some cite fracking for Kansas quakes / Frequency of temblors is up dramatically in central and Eastern U.S., Geological Survey says." [Based on: Title for Kansas City Star article, p. A22, S.L.P.D., 02/02/14]

2014 - BIG SUNSPOT, HIGH SOLAR ACTIVITY - February 2nd, 2014: "Solar activity reached high levels yesterday [02/02/14] with seven M-class solar flares and three CMEs. Almost all of the explosions were produced by monster sunspot AR1967 [... .] AR1967 has a 'delta-class' magnetic field that harbors energy for strong eruptions. The growing complexity of the region has prompted NOAA forecasters to boost the odds of X-flares to 50% during the next 24 hours. Because AR1967 is near the center of the solar disk, any eruptions will be squarely Earth directed. [....]"

[Based on: http://spaceweather.com/] - [T.D. - 02/03/14]

2014 - Syrian forces drop 'barrel bombs' on Aleppo - February 2nd, 2014: "Syrian forces drop 'barrel bombs' on Aleppo [02/01/14], activists say / At least 23 are killed; car bomb explodes in nearby Lebanon." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 02/02/14]

2014 - New stem cell technique may help treat chronic diseases - February 2nd, 2014: "New stem cell technique may help treat chronic diseases" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 02/02/14]

2014 - Protestors march in Spain to denounce curbs on abortion - February 2nd, 2014: "Protestors march in Spain to denounce curbs on abortion [02/01/14] / Tens of thousands gather; ruling party sides with Catholic Church." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 02/02/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.0 - 7km NNW of Lixourion, Greece (BETA) 2014-02-03 03:08:46 UTC"
*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000mfuh#scientific

2014 - Syrian air attack kills dozens - February 3rd, 2014: "Syrian air attack kills dozens [02/02/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/03/14]

2014 - Thousands protest in Moscow - February 3rd, 2014: "Thousands protest [02/02/14] in Moscow ['... to call for the release of 20 people ... arrested ... in May 2012.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/03/14]

2014 - Loyal customers bail out Local Harvest - February 3rd, 2014: "Loyal customers bail out Local Harvest [Local Harvest grocery, Kirkwood, Mo.] / $120,000 allows store, two restaurants to stave off closure." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 02/03/14]

2014 - Saudi counterterrorism law alarms activists - February 3rd, 2014: "Saudi counterterrorism law [02/02/14] alarms activists / Target may be anyone who demands reform, exposes corruption or engages in dissent." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/03/14]

2014 - California farmers brace for drought, job losses - February 3rd, 2014: "California farmers brace for drought, job losses / Barren fields affect food plant workers, truck drivers, suppliers, more." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 02/03/14]

2014 - Thai elections don't solve crisis - February 3rd, 2014: "Thai elections [02/02/14] don't solve crisis / One flash point is likely to be an effort to nullify vote." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/03/14]

2014 - Looting of aid in South Sudan reflects new nation's setbacks - February 3rd, 2014: "Looting of aid in South Sudan reflects new nation's setbacks / Continued violence reverses hard-won, small progress." [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/03/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - February 4th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,372.80; Change: - 326.05 (- 2.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,741.89; Change: - 40.70 (- 2.3 %). [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 02/04/14]

2014 - Yellen sworn in as Fed chair - February 4th, 2014: "Yellen [Janet Yellen] sworn in as Fed chair [02/03/14]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 02/04/14]

2014 - Lee Enterprises refinancing debt - February 4th, 2014: "Lee Enterprises refinancing debt" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 02/04/14]

2014 - Winter storm slams East / U.S.A. - February 4th, 2014: "Winter storm slams East, delays Super Bowl travel [02/03/14] / Mess comes a day after unseasonably warm weather." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 02/04/14]

2014 - EU warns Israel of 'increasing isolation' - February 4th, 2014: "EU warns Israel of 'increasing isolation' " [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/04/14]

2014 - Study links sugar to fatal heart problems - February 4th, 2014: "Put down that soda: Study links sugar to fatal heart problems" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 02/04/14]

2014 - No role in lane closures, Christie says again - February 4th, 2014: "No role in lane closures, Christie says again [02/03/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 02/04/14]

2014 - Internet firms release data on NSA requests - February 4th, 2014: "Internet firms release data on NSA requests [02/03/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 02/04/14]

2014 - Syrian airstrikes kill at least 18 in Aleppo - February 4th, 2014: "Syrian airstrikes kill at least 18 in Aleppo [02/03/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/04/14]

2014 - Study finds no coal ash threat at Ameren plant - February 4th, 2014: "Study finds no coal ash threat at Ameren plant [Ameren Missouri's Labadie power plant]" [Based on: Title (and text) for Article, p. A3, S.L.P.D., 02/04/14]

2014 - Al-Qaida breaks with Syria group in mounting feud - February 4th, 2014: "Al-Qaida breaks with Syria group in mounting feud / Central leadership shuns militant faction blamed for bloody infighting in civil war." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/04/14]

2014 - Central African Republic clashes leave at least 75 dead - February 4th, 2014: "Central African Republic clashes ['between Muslims and Christians'] leave at least 75 dead [02/03/14]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/04/14]

2014 - 10th-grade gunman kills teacher, policeman in Moscow - February 4th, 2014: "10th-grade gunman kills teacher, policeman in Moscow [02/03/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/04/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - February 5th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,445.24; Change: 72.44 (0.5 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,755.20; Change: 13.31 (0.8 %). [Based on: p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/05/14]

2014 - Blast in Pakistan kills 9 - February 5th, 2014: "Blast in Pakistan kills 9 [02/04/14]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/05/14]

2014 - Microsoft taps Nadella as CEO - February 5th, 2014: "Microsoft taps Nadella [Satya Nadella] as CEO / Gates set to step down as chairman, take on new role as adviser. 9 [02/04/14]" [Based on: Title for Seattle Times article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 02/05/14]

2014 - 'Barrel bombs' kill 11 in Aleppo - February 5th, 2014: " 'Barrel bombs' kill 11 in Aleppo [02/04/14]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/05/14]

2014 - Libya says chemical weapons destroyed - February 5th, 2014: "Libya says [02/04/14] chemical weapons destroyed" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/05/14]

2014 - U.N. faces humanitarian disaster in South Sudan - February 4th, 2014: "U.N. faces humanitarian disaster in South Sudan / Coordinator seeking foreign aid faces touch competition with other centers of suffering worldwide." [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A23, S.L.P.D., 02/04/14]

2014 - Scottish Parliament approves same-sex marriage - February 5th, 2014: "Scottish Parliament approves [105 to 18] same-sex marriage" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/05/14]

2014 - U.S. reportedly spied on previous German leader - February 5th, 2014: "U.S. reportedly spied on previous German leader [Gerhard Schroeder]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/05/14]

2014 - Britain says it had 'limited' role in '84 Indian raid - February 5th, 2014: "Britain says it had 'limited' role in '84 Indian raid [June 5-7, 1984] / Temple battle against Sikh separatists left hundreds dead." [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 02/05/14]

2014 - TW profit drops - February 6th, 2014: "TW [Time Warner] profit drops" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 02/06/14]

2014 - Leno says goodnight - February 6th, 2014: "Leno [Jay Leno] says goodnight [02/06/14]" [Based on: Title for PEOPLE article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 02/07/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - February 6th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,440.23; Change: - 5.01 (flat) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,751.64; Change: - 3.56 (- 0.2 %). [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 02/06/14]

2014 - Explosions rock Iraqi capital - February 6th, 2014: "Explosions rock Iraqi capital [02/05/14]; at least 34 dead" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/06/14]

2014 - Winter storm slams Northeast / U.S.A. - February 6th, 2014: "Winter storm [02/05/14] slams Northeast [U.S.A.]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 02/06/14]

2014 - 3 arrested in theft of Stradivarius violin - February 6th, 2014: "3 arrested in theft [Jan. 27] of Stradivarius violin" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 02/06/14]

2014 - C. African Republic soldiers join violence - February 6th, 2014: "C. African Republic soldiers join violence [02/05/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/06/14]

2014 - Bible doesn't tell Earth's history, 'Science Guy' says - February 6th, 2014: "Bible doesn't tell Earth's history, 'Science Guy' [Bill Nye] says / Debate about evolution, creationism [02/04/14] turns animated." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 02/06/14]

2014 - Suspect in suicide bombings killed, Russia says - February 6th, 2014: "Suspect in suicide bombings [Dzhamaldin Mirzayev] killed [02/05/14], Russia says" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/06/14]

2014 - Israel issues permits for east Jerusalem housing - February 6th, 2014: "Israel issues permits [02/05/14] for east Jerusalem housing ['for 558 apartments in Jewish settlements in war-won east Jerusalem, which is sought by the Palestinians as a capital']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/06/14]

2014 - WITH EYE ON HEALTH, CVS BOOTS TOBACCO - February 6th, 2014: "WITH EYE ON HEALTH, CVS BOOTS TOBACCO / Move could help boost  brand image in areas where it is expanding." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/06/14]

2014 - 'Unspeakable suffering' for Syria's children, report finds - February 6th, 2014: " 'Unspeakable suffering' for Syria's children, report finds / United Nations blames government, rebels for harsh treatment." [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/06/14]

2014 - Homeland Security warns of explosives in toothpaste tubes - February 6th, 2014: "Homeland Security warns ['airlines flying to Russia'] of explosives in toothpaste tubes" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 02/06/14]

2014 - Pope pressured to act on abuse after strong rebuke by U.N. panel - February 6th, 2014: "Pope pressured to act on abuse after strong rebuke by U.N. panel" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 02/06/14]

2014 - Missouri's top court orders Archdiocese to name accused priests - February 6th, 2014: "Missouri's top court orders Archdiocese to name accused priests" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 02/06/14]

2014 - Solar Wind - february 7th, 2014: "Solar wind speed: 451.2 km/sec; density: 20.4 protons/cm3 ... Updated: Today at 0057 UT] [Based on: http://spaceweather.com/] - [T.D. - 02/07/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.5 - 34km E of Port-Olry, Vanuatu (BETA) 2014-02-07 08:40:13 UTC"
*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000mjye#scientific

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - February 7th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,628.53; Change: 188.30 (1.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,773.43; Change: 21.79 (1.2 %). [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 02/07/14]

2014 - Post [Post Holdings] profits drop - February 7th, 2014: "Post [Post Holdings] profits drop" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. B3, S.L.P.D., 02/07/14]

2014 - Lee [Lee Enterprises Inc.] profits slip - February 7th, 2014: "Lee [Lee Enterprises Inc.] profits slip" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. B3, S.L.P.D., 02/07/14]

2014 - Ex-warlord seeks Afghan presidency - February 7th, 2014: "Ex-warlord [Abdul Rab Rasoul Sayyaf] seeks Afghan presidency" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 02/07/14]

2014 - Turkish Internet rules are criticized - February 7th, 2014: "Turkish Internet rules are criticized" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 02/07/14]

2014 - Stolen Stradivarius violin is recovered - February 7th, 2014: "Stolen Stradivarius violin is recovered; 3 arrested" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 02/07/14]

2014 - USDA makes restoring forests a top priority - February 6th, 2014: "USDA makes restoring forests a top priority / Goals are to cut risk of wildfires, protect water quality and improve habitat - on private as well as public lands." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 02/06/14]

2014 - Banned items get through as travel to Sochi ramps up - February 7th, 2014: "Banned items get through as travel to Sochi ramps up / Russia's prohibition on liquids in carry-ons so far has seen spotty enforcement at airports worldwide." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/07/14]

2014 - Activists seeking a stage take aim at Russia's anti-gay laws - February 7th, 2014: "Activists seeking a stage take aim at Russia's anti-gay laws / But residents around Sochi say acceptance won't be a problem." [Based on: Title for McClatchy Washington Foreign Staff article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/07/14]

2014 - Weather-weary nation asks: Why such a nasty winter? - February 7th, 2014: "Weather-weary nation [U.S.A.] asks: Why such a nasty winter? / Dipping jet stream has dragged polar air south and east." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 02/07/14]

2014 - Syrian rebels free hundreds in suicide attack on prison - February 7th, 2014: "Syrian rebels free hundreds in suicide attack on prison [02/06/14] / Government responds with 'barrel bombing' of civilians." [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 02/07/14]

2014 - Food makers push plan for voluntary labeling of GMOs / U.S.A. - February 7th, 2014: "Food makers push plan for voluntary labeling of GMOs / Industry effort is bid to head off state-by-state patchwork of rules." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 02/07/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - February 8th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,974.08; Change: 165.55 (1.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,797.02; Change: 23.59 (1.3 %). [Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/08/14]

2014 - U.S. may aid Ukraine - February 8th, 2014: "U.S. may aid Ukraine" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 02/08/14]

2014 - Clashes kill two in Egypt - February 8th, 2014: "Clashes kill two in Egypt [02/07/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 02/08/14]

2014 - Viasystems swings to profit - February 8th, 2014: "Viasystems swings to profit" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/08/14]

2014 - Iraqi politician is fatally shot - February 8th, 2014: "Iraqi politician ['Shiite politician running for parliament'] is fatally shot [02/07/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 02/08/14]

2014 - Violent protests rattle Bosnia - February 8th, 2014: "Violent protests rattle Bosnia [02/ 07/14] / Anger over high unemployment, corruption sparks fires, mayhem." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 02/08/14]

2014 - Syrians are evacuated from Homs - February 8th, 2014: "Syrians are evacuated from Homs [02/07/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 02/08/14]

2014 - Northwest absorbs new winter storm - February 8th, 2014: "Northwest [U.S.A.] absorbs new winter storm [02/07/14] / This time, though, people are staying indoors and keeping cars off the streets." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 02/08/14]

2014 - More problems found with coal sales in West - February 8th, 2014: "More problems found with coal sales in West [U.S.A.]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/08/14]

2014 - Apple buys $14 billion of its stock after slow1Q - February 8th, 2014: "Apple buys $14 billion of its stock after slow1Q" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/08/14]

2014 - Target vendor says hackers started with stolen credentials - February 8th, 2014: "Target vendor says hackers started with stolen credentials / Access possibly gained through heating-cooling contractor." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/08/14]

2014 - Propane shortage fuels Dakotas reservation crisis - February 8th, 2014: "Propane shortage fuels Dakotas reservation crisis / One woman may have died from cold after falling asleep." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 02/08/14]

2014 - Muslims flee Central African Republic's violent capital - February 8th, 2014: "Muslims flee Central African Republic's violent capital [02/07/14]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 02/08/14]

2014 - Kill switch requirement urged for smartphones in California - February 8th, 2014: "Kill switch requirement urged for smartphones in California ['to render them inoperable if lost or stolen']" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 02/08/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.0 - 122km WNW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea (BETA) 2014-02-09 14:56:39 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000mlk4#scientific

2014 - Died / Shirley Temple - February 10th, 2014: "Beloved child star Shirley Temple dies at 85" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 02/12/14]

2014 - Hundreds march in Bosnia - February 10th, 2014: "Hundreds march in Bosnia [02/09/14], accuse police of brutality" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/10/14]

2014 - Football star at Mizzou says he is gay - February 10th, 2014: "Football star at Mizzou says he is gay / All-American defensive lineman Michael Sam told his teammates before season." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 02/10/14]

2014 - Company recalls beef products / U.S.A. - February 10th, 2014: "Company [Rancho Feeding Corp.] recalls beef products ['The products were processed from Jan. 1, 2013, through Jan. 7, 2014']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 02/10/14]

2014 - 600 evacuated from blockaded Syrian city - February 10th, 2014: "600 evacuated [02/09/14] from blockaded Syrian city [Homs]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/10/14]

2014 - Rift among Methodists over same-sex couples - February 10th, 2014: "Rift among Methodists over same-sex couples" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 02/10/14]

2014 - 8 killed at religious gathering in Pakistan - February 10th, 2014: "8 killed ['gunmen threw grenades'] at religious gathering ['Sufi Islamic religious gathering'] in Pakistan [02/09/14]" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/10/14]

2014 - U.S. economy seems stuck in the slow lane - February 10th, 2014: "U.S. economy seems stuck in the slow lane / 'Recovery' from Great Recession is not all that great." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 02/10/14]

2014 - Egypt assails Brotherhood's military tactics - February 10th, 2014: "Egypt assails Brotherhood's military tactics ['of forming a "military wing"]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/10/14]

2014 - Poll shows split among Catholics around the globe - February 10th, 2014: "Poll shows split among Catholics around the globe / Developing countries, West at odds on key issues." [Based on: Title for WASHINGTON POST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 02/10/14]

2014 - Ukraine warns of terrorism threats amid protests - February 10th, 2014: "Ukraine warns of terrorism threats amid protests" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/10/14]

2014 - Iran says it will provide more nuclear information - February 10th, 2014: "Iran says it will provide more nuclear information" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/10/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - February 11th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,801.79; Change: 7.71 (flat) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,799.84; Change: 2.82 (0.2 %). [Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/11/14]

2014 - Zoltek swings to a loss - February 11th, 2014: "Zoltek [Zoltek Cos.] swings to a loss" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/11/14]

2014 - Google passes Exxon - February 11th, 2014: "Google passes Exxon ['to become the second-most-valuable U.S. company by market capitalization.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/11/14]

2014 - First Banks profit surges - February 11th, 2014: "First Banks profit surges" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/11/14]

2014 - More Syrians evacuated - February 11th, 2014: "More Syrians evacuated" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/11/14]

2014 - Bosnians demand better leaders - February 11th, 2014: "Bosnians demand better leaders ['Thousands protested in a dozen Bosnian cities Monday']" [Based on: Title (and text) for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/11/14]

2014 - EU wants new government in Ukraine - February 11th, 2014: "EU wants new government in Ukraine" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/11/14]

2014 - Worker at U.S. consulate in Pakistan is killed - February 11th, 2014: "Worker at U.S. consulate in Pakistan is killed ['shot Monday while traveling home from work']" [Based on: Title (and text) for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/11/14]

2014 - Plant explosion injures 15 in New Hampshire - February 11th, 2014: "Plant explosion ['ball bearings plant'] injures 15 in New hampshire [02/10/14]" [Based on: Title (and text) for NATIONAL DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/11/14]

2014 - U.S. files WTO protest over India's solar energy restrictions - February 11th, 2014: "In ongoing dispute, U.S. files WTO protest over India's solar energy restrictions" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/11/14]

2014 - White House considers drone strike on U.S. terrorism suspect - February 11th, 2014: "White House considers drone strike on U.S. terrorism suspect / Situation is complicated by new rules governing use of attacks." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/11/14]

2014 - Died / Sid Caesar - February 12th, 2014: "Sid Caesar [d. 02/12/14] / Comic genius of 1950s television was influence for many comedians." [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 02/13/14]

2014 - Kids seats recalled - February 12th, 2014: "Kids seats ['by Graco Children's Products'] recalled ['... because children can get trapped by buckles that may not unlatch." [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/12/14]

2014 - Patriot spill probed - February 12th, 2014: "Patriot spill ['of 108,000 gallons of coal slurry at a preparation plant into a Kanawha River tributary in eastern Kanawha County, W. Va.' - 02/11/14] probed" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/12/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.9 - 268km ESE of Hotan, China (BETA) 2014-02-12 09:19:48 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000mnvj#scientific

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - February 12th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,994.77; Change: 192.98 (1.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,819.75; Change: 19.91 (1.1 %). [Based on: p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/12/14]

2014 - 13 killed in blasts in Pakistan - February 12th, 2014: "13 killed [02/11/14] in blasts in Pakistan [Peshawar]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 02/12/14]

2014 - Strong storm stirs debate in Britain - February 12th, 2014: "Strong storm ['Wednesday ... with wind gusting at 106 mph.'] stirs debate in Britain" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 02/13/14]

*Links: http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/NaturalHazards/view.php?id=83127

2014 - West Virginia to test water in homes - February 12th, 2014: "West Virginia to test water in homes" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 02/12/14]

2014 - Obama to sign order on minimum wage - February 12th, 2014: "Obama to sign order on minimum wage ['for federal contractos']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 02/12/14]

2014 - CVS earnings jump more than 12 percent - February 12th, 2014: "CVS earnings jump more than 12 percent" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/12/14]

2014 - Value of college degree continues to rise - February 12th, 2014: "Value of college degree [U.S.A.] continues to rise / Gap in pay compared to high school diploma is biggest it's been in 48 years." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/12/14]

2014 - Technology firms urge NSA spying changes - February 12th, 2014: "Technology firms urge NSA spying changes / Online protest is launched urging limits, oversight." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 02/12/14]

2014 - Atlanta area braces for another ice storm - February 12th, 2014: "Atlanta area braces for another ice storm [0211/14]; 4 die in wrecks in Texas" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/12/14]

2014 - Serbia tribunal convicts 9 of war crimes in Kosovo - February 12th, 2014: "Serbia tribunal convicts 9 of war crimes in Kosovo" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 02/12/14]

2014 - N.C. river where coal ash leaked will be dredged - February 12th, 2014: "N.C. river [Dan River] where coal ash leaked [02/02/14] will be dredged" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 02/12/14]

2014 - 8 GAY COUPLES SUE OVER STATE BAN / Missouri - February 12th, 2014: "8 GAY COUPLES SUE OVER STATE BAN / Marriage in Missouri - Action echoes other battles, follows move by Gov. Nixon to recognize joint tax returns." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 02/12/14]

2014 - Mallinckrodt agrees to buy drug maker for $1.3 billion - February 12th, 2014: "Mallinckrodt [Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals] agrees to buy drug maker for $1.3 billion / San Diego-based Cadence [Cadence Pharmaceuticals] makes an injectable version of acetaminophen." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 02/12/14]

2014 - Judge orders city to halt tickets for red-light cameras / St. Louis - February 12th, 2014: "Judge orders city [St. Louis, Mo.] to halt tickets for red-light cameras" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 02/12/14]

2014 - Toyota recalls Prius - February 13th, 2014: "Toyota recalls Prius ['... for a software glitch that could cause the vehicle to stall.']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/12/14]

2014 - Whole Foods misses - February 13th, 2014: "Whole Foods misses ['first-quarter profit rose 8 percent']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/12/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - February 13th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,963.94; Change: - 30.83 (- 0.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,819.26; Change: - 0.49 (flat). [Based on: p. A12, S.L.P.D., 02/13/14]

2014 - Eruption / Kelud volcano, Indonesia - February 13th, 2014: "A major eruption occurred at Indonesia’s Kelud volcano on February 13, 2014. [....]"

[Based on: http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/NaturalHazards/view.php?id=83135]

2014 - Egypt detains U.S. Embassy employee - February 13th, 2014: "Egypt detains U.S. Embassy employee [Ahmed Eleiba]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 02/13/14]

2014 - GOP LEADERS EASE PATH OF DEBT LIMIT - February 13th, 2014: "GOP LEADERS EASE PATH OF DEBT LIMIT [U.S.A.] / Filibuster averted, Senate gives OK." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 02/13/14]

2014 - Paul sues Obama over mass NSA surveillance - February 13th, 2014: "Paul [Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky.] sues Obama over mass NSA surveillance [02/12/14] / Administration counters that program is legal." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/13/14]

2014 - Evacuation ii besieged Syrian town continues - February 13th, 2014: "Evacuation ii besieged Syrian town continues" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 02/13/14]

2014 - Failed privatizations have fueled unrest in Bosnia - February 13th, 2014: "Failed privatizations have fueled unrest in Bosnia / Workers left in lurch as business owners sell off assets." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 02/13/14]

2014 - Ice storm snarls traffic, cuts power in South again - February 13th, 2014: "Ice storm [02/12/14] snarls traffic, cuts power in South [U.S.A.] again / At least 10 deaths are blamed on treacherous conditions." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 02/13/14]

2014 - Ex-New Orleans mayor convicted of taking bribes - February 13th, 2014: "Ex-New Orleans mayor [Ray Nagin] convicted [02/12/14] of taking bribes" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 02/13/14]

2014 - Obama raises minimum wage for contract workers - February 13th, 2014: "Obama raises minimum wage for contract workers" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 02/13/14]

2014 - Fusion energy experiment yields promising results - February 13th, 2014: "Fusion energy experiment yields promising results / * Method is cheaper, cleaner form of power. * But laser method is still running an energy deficit, although key advance is achieved." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/13/14]

2014 - Congress clears bill restoring full military pension increases - February 13th, 2014: "Congress clears bill restoring full military pension increases / Bipartisan vote reflects clout of veterans groups in election year." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/13/14]

2014 - U.N. official decries 'ethnic cleansing' in C. African Republic - February 13th, 2014: "U.N. official decries 'ethnic cleansing' in C. African Republic" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 02/13/14]

2014 - Dozens of Wisconsin archdiocese abuse victims could get paid - February 13th, 2014: "Dozens of Wisconsin archdiocese abuse victims could get paid" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 02/13/14]

2014 - Time Warner Cable OKs being bought by Comcast, sources say - February 13th, 2014: "Time Warner Cable OKs being bought by Comcast, sources say / $44 billion, all-stock deal beats rival Charter to second-largest cable-TV acquisition by equity value." [Based on: Title for BLOOMBERG article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 02/13/14]

2014 - Arch Coal-backed terminal plan in Washington faces broad review - February 13th, 2014: "Arch Coal-backed terminal plan in Washington ['... that would export millions of tons of coal to Asia.'] faces broad review" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 02/13/14]

2014 - GM recalls - February 14th, 2014: "GM recalls ['old-model compact cars because of a faulty ignition switch']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. B3, S.L.P.D., 02/14/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - February 14th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,027.59; Change: 63.65 (0.4 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,829.83; Change: 10.57 (0.6 %). [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 02/14/14]

2014 - Volcanic activity / Indonesia - February 14th, 2014: "Volcano [Mount Kelud] in Indonesia spews ash" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 02/14/14]

2014 - Car bomb kills 6 in Somalia - February 14th, 2014: "Car bomb kills 6 in Somalia [02/13/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 02/14/14]

2014 - Wind causes deaths in Britain - February 14th, 2014: "Wind causes deaths [two] in Britain [02/14/14]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 02/16/14]

2014 - SNOW IS 'FOUR-LETTER WORD' - February 14th, 2014: "SNOW IS 'FOUR-LETTER WORD' / Northeast is pummeled by another storm; South still reeling from ice, widespread power outages. [02/13/14]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 02/14/14]

2014 - Militants attack prison in Yemen - February 14th, 2014: "Militants attack prison in Yemen [02/13/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 02/14/14]

2014 - Thailand moves to oust protestors - February 14th, 2014: "Thailand ['early today'] moves to oust protestors" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 02/14/14]

2014 - Build-A-Bear earns 4th quarter profit - February 14th, 2014: "Build-A-Bear earns 4th quarter profit [02/13/14]" [Based on: Title for Article, p. B3, S.L.P.D., 02/14/14]

2014 - Ancient mummy is dug up in Egypt - February 14th, 2014: "Ancient mummy is dug up in Egypt [Luxor] / 3,600-year-old body is in wood Sarcophagus." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 02/14/14]

2014 - Virginia's ban on gay marriage unconstitutional - February 14th, 2014: "Virginia's ban on gay marriage unconstitutional" [Based on: Title for NATION DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 02/14/14]

2014 - Indiana Senate delays vote on gay marriage ban - February 14th, 2014: "Indiana Senate delays vote on gay marriage ban" [Based on: Title for NATION DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 02/14/14]

2014 - Venezuela opposition braces for crackdown - February 14th, 2014: "Venezuela opposition braces for crackdown [02/13/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 02/14/14]

2014 - Belgium OKs euthanasia for some children - February 14th, 2014: "Belgium OKs euthanasia for some children" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 02/14/14]

2014 - Tribes to get full government funding / U.S.A. - February 14th, 2014: "Tribes [Native American tribes] to get full government funding" [Based on: Title for NATION DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 02/14/14]

2014 - Pediatrician is convicted of waterboarding girl - February 14th, 2014: "Pediatrician [Deleware] is convicted of waterboarding girl" [Based on: Title for NATION DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 02/14/14]

2014 - Putin backs Egypt army chief's run for president - February 14th, 2014: "Putin backs Egypt army chief's run for president / He courts nation that has been U.S. ally." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 02/14/14]

2014 - Human genes paint a picture of events through history - February 14th, 2014: "Human genes paint a picture of events through history ['stretching back 4,000 years.'] / DNA evidence of mixing populations lines up with European colonialism, Mongol empire, Arab slave trade." [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/14/14]

2014 - NSA employee implicated in Snowden probe resigns - February 14th, 2014: "NSA employee [unidentified employee] implicated in Snowden probe resigns" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/14/14]

2014 - Iraq recruits Sunni fighters for battles in restive Anbar - February 14th, 2014: "Iraq recruits Sunni fighters for battles in restive Anbar / But Sunnis are wary of Shiite government." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 02/14/14]

2014 - China says 'Jade Rabbit' probe survived frigid lunar night - February 14th, 2014: "China says 'Jade Rabbit' probe survived frigid lunar night / Moon explorer is struggling to complete its mission." [Based on: Title for McClatchy Foreign Staff article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 02/14/14]

2014 - Environmentalists urge Nixon to block coal ash dumps / Missouri - February 14th, 2014: "Environmentalists urge Nixon to block coal ash dumps [Missouri] / They want more groundwater tests near current landfills before adding more sites." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 02/14/14]

2014 - Solar Wind - February 15th, 2014: "Solar wind speed: 424.2 km/sec; density: 22.1 protons/cm3 ... Updated: Today at 2346 UT" [Based on: http://spaceweather.com/archive.php?view=1&day=15&month=02&year=2014] 

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - February 15th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,154.39; Change: 126.80 (0.8 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,838.63; Change: 8.80 (0.5 %). [Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/15/14]

2014 - Muslim refugees are turned back - February 15th, 2014: "Muslim refugees are turned back [02/14/14] / Convoy out of Central African Republic is threatened by Christian militias." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/15/14]

2014 - Syrian peace talks nearing collapse - February 15th, 2014: "Syrian peace talks nearing collapse / Sides find little common ground." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/15/14]

2014 - Koreas agree to hold family reunions - February 15th, 2014: "Koreas agree to hold family reunions" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/15/14]

2014 - U.S. lets banks, pot sellers do business - February 15th, 2014: "U.S. lets banks, pot sellers do business [02/14/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 02/15/14]

2014 - GUARD IS PART OF U.S. FRAUD PROBE - February 15th, 2014: "GUARD IS PART OF U.S. FRAUD PROBE / Recruiters may have stolen or misused millions in bonuses." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 02/15/14]

2014 - Ron Paul starts Snowden clemency petition - February 15th, 2014: "Ron Paul starts Snowden clemency petition" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 02/15/14]

2014 - Kerry presses China on land claims, N. Korea - February 15th, 2014: "Kerry presses China on land claims, N. Korea [02/14/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/15/14]

2014 - Ice now covers 88 pct. of Great Lakes' surface - February 15th, 2014: "Ice now covers 88 pct. of Great Lakes' surface / Not since 1994 have the bodies of water been so frozen." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 02/15/14]

2014 - U.N. finds crimes against humanity in North Korea - February 15th, 2014: "U.N. finds crimes against humanity in North Korea / Panel will call for international investigation." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/15/14]

2014 - Workers reject union at factory in Tennessee producing Volkswagens - February 15th, 2014: "Workers reject union at factory in Tennessee producing Volkswagens" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 02/15/14]

2014 - Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) document rejects Israel as Jewish state - February 15th, 2014: "Jewish critics denounce church guide / Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) document ['Zionism Unsettled'] rejects Israel as Jewish state." [Based on: Title (and text) for Religion News Service article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 02/15/14]

2014 - Argentine cities ration water - February 14th, 2014: "Argentine cities ration water ['amid the worst drought to hit the country in decades.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 02/16/14]

2014 - New government in Lebanon - February 14th, 2014: "New government in Lebanon" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 02/16/14]

2014 - Six in Japan die in snowstorm - February 14th, 2014: "Six in Japan die ['and about 1,000 injured'] in snowstorm ['since Thursday' - 02/13/14]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 02/16/14]

2014 - Bulgarians honor pro-Nazi WWII general - February 14th, 2014: "Bulgarians honor pro-Nazi WWII general" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 02/16/14]

2014 - Nigerians assault men they say are gay - February 14th, 2014: "Nigerians assault men they say are gay" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 02/16/14]

2014 - Syria peace talks end with no progress - February 14th, 2014: "Syria peace talks end with no progress / U.N. mediator says he's sorry 2 rounds of negotiations brought no relief to nation's people." [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/16/14]

2014 - Kerry visits Indonesia to talk climate change - February 16th, 2014: "Kerry visits Indonesia to talk climate change / He reached deal with China for cooperation; now he hopes to win backing of developing nations." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 02/16/14]

2014 - Syrian troops bombard town near Lebanon - February 14th, 2014: "Syrian troops bombard town near Lebanon [02/15/14]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 02/16/14]

2014 - Obama signs bills on debt ceiling, veterans pension - February 16th, 2014: "Obama signs bills on debt ceiling, veterans pension" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 02/16/14]

2014 - Activists clash with security forces in Bahrain - February 14th, 2014: "Activists clash with security forces in Bahrain [02/15/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 02/16/14]

2014 - Radiation checked at nuclear waste site / New Mexico - February 16th, 2014: "Radiation checked at nuclear waste site ['to access what officials were calling a "possible radiological event" at the Waste Isolation Piolot Plant']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 02/16/14]

2014 - Gay-marriage foes scramble after court setbacks / U.S.A. - February 16th, 2014: "Gay-marriage foes scramble after court setbacks / Federal rulings are striking at state bans; legislators shift fight to issue of religious freedom." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 02/16/14]

2014 - Northeast gets more snow; West is sunny, warm / U.S.A. - February 16th, 2014: "Northeast gets more snow; West is sunny, warm [U.S.A.]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 02/16/14]

2014 - Marking 250 years with history in the remaking / St. Louis, Mo. - February 16th, 2014: "Marking 250 years with history in the remaking / Crowd sees actors re-create founding of St. Louis at City Hall." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A3, S.L.P.D., 02/16/14]

2014 - Second coal-ash leak not hazardous, company says / North Carolina - February 16th, 2014: "Second coal-ash leak ['second pipe under a coal ash dump in North Carolina'] not hazardous, company [Duke Energy] says" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 02/16/14]

2014 - 'RADIOACTIVE' ERUPTION - February 17th, 2014: "Today at approximately 04:50 UT, a magnetic filament erupted from the sun's western limb. [....]" [Based on: http://spaceweather.com/] - [T.D. - 02/17/14]

2014 - "Tonight Show" / Jimmy Fallon - February 17th, 2014: "Jimmy Fallon opens new 'Tonight' " [Based on: Title for PEOPLE article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 02/18/14]

2014 - Protestors step back in Ukraine - February 17th, 2014: "Protestors step back in Ukraine [02/16/14] / They end 3-month occupation of City Hall in exchange for release of prisoners." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 02/17/14]

2014 - Explosion on bus in Egypt kills 4 - February 17th, 2014: "Explosion on bus in Egypt kills 4; 12 hurt [02/16/14] / Attack was first in Sinai against tourists in nearly a decade." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 02/17/14]

2014 - Syria assails U.S. role in peace talks - February 17th, 2014: "Syria [02/16/14] assails U.S. role in peace talks" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/17/14]

2014 - Hawaii slowly emerges from drought - February 17th, 2014: "Hawaii slowly emerges from drought" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/17/14]

2014 - Islamic militants kill dozens in Nigeria - February 17th, 2014: "Islamic militants kill dozens [02/15/14] in Nigeria ['Izghe village in Borno state']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/17/14]

2014 - Abbas signals flexibility on 'right of return' - February 17th, 2014: "Abbas [Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas] signals flexibility on 'right of return' / He tells young Israelis he's not seeking to 'drown' Israel with Palestinian refugees. [02/16/14]" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 02/17/14]

2014 - Kerry mocks those who deny climate change - February 17th, 2014: "U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday [02/16/14] called climate change perhaps the world's "most fearsome" destructive weapon and mocked those who deny its existence or question its causes, comparing them to people who insist the Earth is flat. [...] China and the United States are the biggest sources of emissions of carbon dioxide and other gases that cause the atmosphere to trap solar heat and alter the climate. Scientists say such changes are leading to drought, wildfires, rising sea levels, melting polar ice, plant and animal extinctions and other extreme conditions. [...] Kerry later singled out major oil and coal concerns as the primary offenders. [....]" [Based on: A.P. article (Kerry mocks those who deny climate change), p. A7, S.L.P.D., 02/17/14]

http://www.stltoday.com/news/national/govt-and-politics/john-kerry-mocks-those-who-deny-climate-change/article_fd5d1144-8925-5f05-8102-56fcf231a1e3.html

2014 - Bomb derails train in Pakistan, killing 8 - February 17th, 2014: "Bomb derails train in Pakistan, killing 8 [02/16/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/17/14]

2014 - Two skiers killed in avalanche / Colorado - February 17th, 2014: "Two skiers killed [02/15/14] in avalanche [Colorado]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/17/14]

2014 - C. African Republic cracks down on Christian militia - February 17th, 2014: "C. African Republic cracks down on Christian militia ['The anti-Balaka militia formed in response to widespread abuses committed by the mostly Muslim Seleka rebels, who overthrew the president of a decade last year.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/17/14]

2014 - Winter takes toll on nation's pipes and pavement / U.S.A. - February 17th, 2014: "Winter takes toll on nation's  [U.S.A.] pipes and pavement" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 02/17/14]

2014 - SICK OF WINTER? / Blame the long, winding jet stream - February 17th, 2014: "[...] Research presented at a meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science in Chicago suggests the change in the jet stream, a high-speed air current, is being caused by a rapidly warming Arctic, the BBC reports. [....]" [Based on: News Services article (SICK OF WINTER? / Blame the long, winding jet stream.), p. A5, S.L.P.D., 02/17/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.5 - 170km NNE of Bathsheba, Barbados (BETA) 2014-02-18 09:27:13 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000mskt#scientific

2014 - Thailand ousts protestors - February 18th, 2014: "Thailand ousts protestors ['... camped out near a government ministry in Bangkok.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 02/18/14]

2014 - Avalanche in Idaho kills man - February 18th, 2014: "Avalanche in Idaho [02/17/14] kills man" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 02/18/14]

2014 - U.N. letter warns N. Korean leader - February 18th, 2014: "U.N. letter warns N. Korean leader / But the secretive nation is not expected to be prosecuted for 'crimes against humanity.' " [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 02/18/14]

2014 - In vitro births top 1.5 percent in 2012 - February 18th, 2014: "In vitro births [U.S.A.] top 1.5 percent in 2012" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 02/18/14]

2014 - Ethiopian co-pilot hijacks plane, flies to Geneva - February 18th, 2014: "Ethiopian co-pilot hijacks plane, flies to Geneva [02/18/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 02/18/14]

2014 - Davis and White capture U.S.' first Olympic championship in ice dance - February 18th, 2014: "GLIDING TO GOLD / Davis and White capture U.S.' first Olympic championship in ice dance." [Based on: Title for Front Page article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 02/18/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - February 19th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,130.40; Change: - 23.99 (- 0.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,840.76; Change: 2.13 (0.1 %). [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 02/19/14]

2014 - Car bombs kill at least 33 in Iraq - February 19th, 2014: "Car bombs kill at least 33 in Iraq [02/18/14] / Cleric Muqtada al-Sadr lambastes prime minister." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 02/19/14]

2014 - Turkish president signs Internet law - February 19th, 2014: "Turkish president signs Internet law" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 02/19/14]

2014 - 18 killed as violence flares in Kiev - February 19th, 2014: "18 killed as violence flares in Kiev [02/18/14] / Hundreds are injured as riot police launch assault against protest camp." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 02/19/14]

2014 - Venezuelan opposition leader is arrested - February 19th, 2014: "Venezuelan opposition leader [Leopoldo Lopez] is arrested [02/18/14] / He turns himself in to police before more than 10,000 supporters." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 02/19/14]

2014 - As Arctic gets darker, Earth gets warmer - February 19th, 2014: "[...] With more dark, open water in the summer, less of the sun's heat is reflected back into space. So the entire Earth is absorbing more heat than expected, according to a study published Monday in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. [...] While earlier studies used computer models, Eisenman [Ian Eisenman, a climate scientist at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography in California] says his is the first to use satellite measurements to gauge sunlight reflection and to take into account cloud cover. The results show the darkening is as much as two to three times bigger than previous estimates, he said. [....]" [Based on: A.P. article (As Arctic gets darker, Earth gets warmer / Entire planet is absorbing more heat than expected, study using satellite measurements shows.), p. A10, S.L.P.D., 02/19/14]

2014 - L.A. archdiocese to pay $13 million in abuse cases - February 19th, 2014: "L.A. archdiocese to pay $13 million in abuse cases" [Based on: Title for NATION DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 02/19/14]

2014 - Toxins leaking from 2nd pipe at N.C. coal ash dump - February 19th, 2014: "[...] A nearby pipe at the same dump [Duke Energy coal as dump] collapsed two weeks ago [02/02/14], coating the bottom of the Dan River with toxic ash as far as 70 miles downstream. [....]" [Based on: NATION DIGEST article (Toxins leaking from 2nd pipe at N.C. coal ash dump), p. A7, S.L.P.D., 02/19/14]

2014 - U.S. seeks to swap detainees for soldier held in Pakistan - February 19th, 2014: "U.S. seeks to swap detainees for soldier [Bowe Bergdahl] held in Pakistan" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 02/19/14]

2014 - Landfill fire spurs residents to act / Bridgeton, Missouri - February 19th, 2014: "A fire at the Bridgeton Landfill on Sunday [02/16/14] and the ongoing battle to keep a separate, underground fire from reaching radioactive waste at an adjoining site have so unsettled nearby residents that they are raising money for their own radiation monitors and calling for renewed government attention. [....]" [Based on: Article (Landfill fire spurs residents to act / They're raising money for air quality monitors; officials review disaster plan.) by Blythe Bernhard, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 02/19/14]

2014 - Iran opens talks by refusing to scrap any of nuclear facilities - February 19th, 2014: "Iran opens talks by refusing to scrap any of nuclear facilities [02/18/14] / Without a deal, nation would remain under heavy sanctions." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/19/14]

2014 - Nun gets 3 years for breaking into nuclear weapons complex / Tennessee - February 19th, 2014: "Nun gets 3 years for breaking into nuclear weapons complex ['... in 2012 and defacing a bunker holding bomb-grade uranium ... at the Tennessee plant.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for NATION DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 02/19/14]

2014 - Lee to refinance - February 20th, 2014: "Lee [Lee Enterprises] to refinance ['... the bulk of its debt and extend its maturity.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 02/20/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - February 20th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,040.56; Change: - 89.84 (- 0.6 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,828.75; Change: - 12.01 (- 0.7 %). [Based on: p. A12, S.L.P.D., 02/20/14]

2014 - Pot sales soar in Colorado - February 20th, 2014: "Pot sales soar in Colorado" [Based on: Title for NATION DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 02/20/14]

2014 - Facebook acquires WhatsApp - February 20th, 2014: "Facebook acquires WhatsApp ['for up to $19 billion']" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 02/20/14]

2014 - Science refreshes its view of aging - February 20th, 2014: "[...] Experts say that by 2050, for the first time in history, the proportion of adults over age 60 is expected to match the number of people younger than 15, each group representing 21 percent of the population. [....]" [Based on: Chicago Tribune article (Science refreshes its view of aging / For Silver Tsunami, it's never too early or too late to work on it.), p. B1, S.L.P.D., 02/20/14]

2014 - U.S. issues new warning on flights - February 20th, 2014: "U.S. issues new warning on flights ['... terrorists could try to hide explosives in shoes.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for NATION DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 02/20/14]

2014 - CLASHES APPEAR TAMED IN UKRAINE - February 20th, 2014: "CLASHES APPEAR TAMED IN UKRAINE / Truce - President Viktor Yanukovych meets with leaders of opposition. / The issue - Whether the nation is closer to Russia or the West stokes conflict." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 02/20/14]

2014 - Violence continues in C. African Republic - February 20th, 2014: "Violence continues in C. African Republic" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 02/20/14]

2014 - Thyroid disease affects 20 million Americans - February 20th, 2014: "Thyroid disease affects 20 million Americans / Up to 60 percent are unaware they have the condition." [Based on: Title for The Munster (Ind.) Times article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 02/20/14]

2014 - Twin suicide car bombs strike Lebanon's capital - February 20th, 2014: "Twin suicide car bombs strike Lebanon's capital [02/19/14]" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 02/20/14]

2014 - Stores can track where you go, using your phone - February 20th, 2014: "Stores can track where you go, using your phone / Retailers use data to track foot traffic, sales; consumer advocates worry about lack of privacy." [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 02/20/14]

2014 - Judge nullifies keystone route through Nebraska - February 20th, 2014: "Judge nullifies keystone route through Nebraska [02/19/14]" [Based on: Title for NATION DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 02/20/14]

2014 - Signet Jewelers buying Zale in deal valued at $1.4 billion - February 20th, 2014: "Signet Jewelers buying Zale in deal valued at $1.4 billion / Combined firm would have 16 percent of U.S. market." [Based on: Title for Wire & Staff reports article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 02/20/14]

2014 - Russian security forces attack punk group members in Sochi - February 20th, 2014: "Russian security forces attack punk group [Pussy Riot] members in Sochi [02/19/14]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 02/20/14]

2014 - Porsche fire risk - February 21st, 2014: "Porsche fire risk [911 GT3 models]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. B3, S.L.P.D., 02/21/14]

2014 - UKRAINE ABLAZE - February 21st, 2014: "UKRAINE ABLAZE [02/20/14] / Death toll - 70 protestors are killed, more than 500 are wounded. / Sanctions - EU meeting results in asset freeze, travel ban. / Olympian withdraws - Alpine skier Matsotska won't compete today." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 02/21/14]

2014 - Monsanto acquires - February 21st, 2014: "Monsanto acquires ['soil analysis operations of Solum Inc.]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. B3, S.L.P.D., 02/21/14]

2014 - Wal-Mart profit drops - February 21st, 2014: "Wal-Mart profit drops ['21 percent drop in fiscal fourth quarter profit']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. B3, S.L.P.D., 02/21/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - February 21st, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,133.23; Change: 92.67 (0.6 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,839.78; Change: 11.03 (0.6 %). [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 02/21/14]

2014 - Attack in Nigeria kills 115 - February 21st, 2014: "Attack in Nigeria kills 115" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/21/14]

2014 - Pakistani attacks kill at least 23 - February 21st, 2014: "Pakistani attacks [02/20/14] kill at least 23 ['suspected Islamist militants']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/21/14]

2014 - Fire forces evacuation of Iowa town - February 21st, 2014: "Fire ['fertilizer fire ... at a storage-like building at the Northwood Municipal Airport'] forces evacuation of Iowa town" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 02/21/14]

2014 - Nigeria ousts Central Bank governor - February 21st, 2014: "Nigeria ousts Central Bank governor ['who exposed billions of missing petrodollars']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/21/14]

2014 - Oregon won't defend ban on same-sex marriage - February 21st, 2014: "Oregon won't defend ban on same-sex marriage" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 02/21/14]

2014 - High winds scour area, cut power to thousands - February 21st, 2014: "High winds ['gusts reaching up to 55 mph.'] scour area [St. Louis, Mo.], cut power to thousands [02/20/14]" [Based on: Title (and text) for Staff & Wire Reports article, p. A3, S.L.P.D., 02/21/14]

2014 - Tears tumble as Korean families finally reunit - February 21st, 2014: "Tears tumble as Korean families finally reunite [02/20/14] / Bitter rivals allow cross-border gatherings for first time in 3 years." [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/21/14]

2014 - Arizona advances bill to OK refusing service to gays - February 21st, 2014: "Arizona advances bill to OK refusing service to gays" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 02/21/14]

2014 - Ameren gets final approval for central Illinois power line - February 21st, 2014: "Ameren [Ameren Corp.] gets final approval for central Illinois power line / The 345,000-volt line will cost $1 billion and cover 380 miles." [Based on: Title for Article, p. B3, S.L.P.D., 02/21/14]

2014 - Ameren soars - February 22nd, 2014: "Ameren [Ameren Corp.] soars ['Shares ... surged more than 5 percent ']" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/22/14]

2014 - Charter tumbles - February 22nd, 2014: "Charter [Charter Communications] tumbles ['Shares ... fell 5 percent']" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/22/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - February 22nd, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,103.30; Change: - 29.93 (- 0.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,836.25; Change: - 3.53 (- 0.2 %). [Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/22/14]

2014 - Auto industry surges in Mexico - February 22nd, 2014: "Auto industry surges in Mexico" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/22/14]

2014 - 2 protestors shot dead in Yemen - February 22nd, 2014: "2 protestors shot dead ['more than 20 were wounded'] in Yemen [02/21/15]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/22/14]

2014 - UKRAINE FINDS FRAGILE TRUCE - February 22nd, 2014: "UKRAINE FINDS FRAGILE TRUCE / Compromise - President agrees to earlier elections. / Nemesis - Parliament takes steps to free imprisoned rival. / Unsettled - It's unclear if protestors will be satisfied." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 02/22/14]

2014 - Fannie Mae finishes repaying 2008 bailout - February 22nd, 2014: "Fannie Mae finishes repaying 2008 bailout" [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/22/14]

2014 - Fed failed to see Lehman's damage to U.S. economy - February 22nd, 2014: "Fed failed [in 2008] to see Lehman's damage to U.S. economy" [Based on: Title for Bloomberg News article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/22/14]

2014 - Suicide car bomber rocks Somalia's presidential palace - February 22nd, 2014: "Suicide car bomber rocks Somalia's presidential palace [02/21/15]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/22/14]

2014 - Snowy owls moving south - February 23rd, 2014: "Snowy owls moving south / Bird count also finds frigid weather is affecting waterfowl patterns." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/23/14]

2014 - Ukraine president flees capital - February 23rd, 2014: "Ukraine president flees capital [02/22/14] / YANUKOVYCH CRIES COUP - President decamps to his power base in the country's east, vows to remain in power. / OPPOSITION LEADER FREED - Ex-premier Tymoshenko jailed for years, rallies protestors to continue their struggle." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 02/23/14]

2014 - U.S., Mexico capture world's top drug lord - February 23rd, 2014: "U.S., Mexico capture world's top drug lord [02/22/14] / Noose tightened around Sinaloa cartel chief [Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman] as more of his operarives were arrested." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A24, S.L.P.D., 02/23/14]

2014 - Pakistani polio outbreak puts neighbors in peril - February 23rd, 2014: "Pakistani polio outbreak puts neighbors in peril" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A22, S.L.P.D., 02/23/14]

2014 - Died / Harold Ramis - February 24th, 2014: "Harold Ramis [d. 02/24/14] / Actor, writer, director had a hand in beloved, blockbuster comedies" [Based on: Title Staff & Wire reports article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/25/14]

2014 - Senior al-Qaida fighter is killed - February 24th, 2014: "Senior al-Qaida fighter [Abu Khaled al-Suri] is killed [02/23/14], Syrian rebels say / Suicide bombers strike in Aleppo." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/24/14]

2014 - G-20 vows boost to world economy - February 24th, 2014: "G-20 vows boost to world economy ['World GDP was about $72 trillion in 2012.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/24/14]

2014 - Attack kills 21 soldiers / Afghanistan - February 24th, 2014: "Attack [02/23/14] kills 21 soldiers ['Hundreds of heavily armed Taliban insurgents attacked army checkpoints in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday']" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/24/14]

2014 - Oil spill closes part of Mississippi River - February 24th, 2014: "Oil spill closes part of Mississippi River ['... 65-mile stretch ... between Baton Rouge, La., and New Orleans.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/24/14]

2014 - Rice defends statements on Benghazi attack - February 24th, 2014: "Rice defends statements on Benghazi attack / She reiterates [02/23/14] that information was best they had at the time; McCain is still skeptical." [Based on: Title for NEWS SERVICES article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/24/14]

2014 - Ukranian parliament head takes presidential powers - February 24th, 2014: "Ukranian parliament head takes presidential powers [02/23/14]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 02/24/14]

2014 - Canada shuts out Sweden to maintain its hold on gold - February 24th, 2014: "Canada shuts out Sweden [men's Olympic hockey team] to maintain its hold on gold [02/23/14]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. B1, S.L.P.D., 02/24/14]

2014 - Taliban suspends talks with U.S. on prisoner swap for soldier - February 24th, 2014: "Taliban suspends talks with U.S. on prisoner swap for soldier / Exchange would be for five terrorist leaders held at Guantanamo Bay." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/24/14]

2014 - St. Louis courthouse is test site for facial recognition security - February 24th, 2014: "St. Louis [Mo.] courthouse is test site for facial recognition security / Camera seeks to match faces of those who may pose threats." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 02/24/14]

2014 - Stifel profit soars - February 25th, 2014: "Stifel [Stifel Financial Corp.] profit soars ['fourth quarter profit rose 21 percent']" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/25/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - February 25th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,207.14; Change: 103.84 (0.6 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,847.61; Change: 11.36 (0.6 %). [Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/25/14]

2014 - X-Class Solar Flare - February 25th, 2014: "Long-lived sunspot AR1967 returned to the Earthside of the sun on Feb. 25th and promptly erupted, producing an X4.9-class solar flare. This is the strongest flare of the year so far and one of the strongest of the current solar cycle. [....]" [Based on: http://spaceweather.com/] - [T.D. - 02/25/15]

201 4 - CUTS IN DEFENSE? / U.S.A. - February 25th, 2014: "PENTAGON CHIEF OUTLINES MOVE FROM WARTIME; SOME IN GOP ARE BALKING. / CUTS IN DEFENSE? / Fewer troops - Active-duty Army could drop to 440,000, the smallest since 1940." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 02/25/14]

2014 - Egyptian government resigns - February 25th, 2014: "Egyptian government resigns ['The departing Cabinet was the fifth government to rule Egypt in three years.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/25/14]

2014 - China shuts down some polluters - February 25th, 2014: "China shuts down some polluters [02/24/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/25/14]

2014 - New law in Uganda threatens gays - February 25th, 2014: "New law in Uganda threatens gays ['anti-gay bill that punishes gay sex with up to life in prison']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/25/14]

2014 - Ukraine seeks arrest of missing leader - February 25th, 2014: "Ukraine seeks arrest of missing leader / Interim president reaches out to EU; Russian premier strongly condemns 'armed mutiny' that ousted Yanukovych." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 02/25/14]

2014 - EPA targets toxic fumes in Elmwood Park / Mo. - February 25th, 2014: "EPA targets toxic fumes in Elmwood Park [Elmwood Park neighborhood in north St. Louis County [Mo.]" [Based on: Title (and text) for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 02/25/14]

2014 - Illinois' fracking rules have the makings of a failure - February 25th, 2014: "[...] Illegal dumping of corrosive, often radioactive waste is a statutory felony with a maximum fine of $50,000 per day. The rules sanction?: $100 for the first infraction and up to $1,000 for the fifth infarction. [....]" [Based on: Article (Illinois' fracking rules have the makings of a failure / Environment - Regulations cannot work without robust sanctions.) by William Rau, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 02/25/14]

http://www.stltoday.com/news/opinion/columns/illinois-fracking-rules-have-the-makings-of-a-failure/article_847e3d74-c9e9-5120-94f9-949094954dd8.html

2014 - Netflix will pay Comcast to ensure fast streaming - February 25th, 2014: "Netflix will pay Comcast to ensure fast streaming" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/25/14]

2014 - Francis makes first overhaul of Vatican structure in 25 years - February 25th, 2014: "Francis [Pope Francis] makes first overhaul of vatican structure in 25 years / Economics secretariat will control administration, personnel, buying." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 02/25/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.1 - 138km NNW of Amukta Island, Alaska (BETA) 2014-02-26 21:13:40 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000myqq#scientific

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - February 26th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,179.66; Change: - 27.48 (- 0.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,845.12; Change: - 2.49 (- 0.1 %). [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 02/26/14]

2014 - Acetaminophen linked in study - February 26th, 2014: "[...] But a new study reports that the children of women who took the drug during pregnancy were about 40 percent more likely to be diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder than children of mothers who took none. [....]" [Based on: Los Angeles Times article (Acetaminophen linked in study), p. A1, S.L.P.D., 02/26/14]

2014 - Ugandan newspaper lists gays - February 26th, 2014: "Ugandan newspaper lists gays" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/26/14]

2014 - Tim Hortons to expand in St. Louis - February 26th, 2014: "Tim Hortons [Canadian restaurant chain] to expand in St. Louis" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/26/14]

2014 - Militants massacre 58 Nigerian students - February 26th, 2014: "Militants massacre 58 Nigerian students [02/25/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/26/14]

2014 - Pentagon to prepare for Afghanistan pullout - February 26th, 2014: "Pentagon to prepare for Afghanistan pullout" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/26/14]

2014 - Collapse of exchange spells trouble for bitcoin - February 26th, 2014: "Collapse of exchange [Tokyo-based Mt. Gox exchange] spells trouble for bitcoin" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/26/14]

2014 - County's pot taxes produce $56,000 in one month - February 26th, 2014: "County's pot taxes [Colorado] produce $56,000 in one month" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/26/14]

2014 - Limit on weedkiller is sought to help butterflies - February 26th, 2014: "Limit on weedkiller is sought to help butterflies" [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 02/26/14]

2014 - FDA weighs unknowns of 3-person embryo technique - February 26th, 2014: "FDA weighs unknowns of 3-person embryo technique" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 02/26/14]

2014 - GM adds 842,000 vehicles to recall of ignition switch - February 26th, 2014: "GM adds 842,000 vehicles to recall of ignition switch" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 02/26/14]

2014 - $10 minimum wage would help low-wage workers, Missouri's economy - February 26th, 2014: "$10 minimum wage would help low-wage workers, Missouri's economy / Reasonable step - Current wage falls short of what's fair." [Based on: Title for OTHERE VIEWS page article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/26/14]

2014 - SunEdison soars - February 27th, 2014: "SunEdison [SunEdison Inc.] soars ['Shares ... surged 9 percent']" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/27/14]

2014 - Target profit plunges - February 27th, 2014: "Target [Target Corp.] profit plunges" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/27/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - February 27th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,198.41; Change: 18.75 (0.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,845.16; Change: 0.04 (flat). [Based on: p. A13, S.L.P.D., 02/27/14]

2014 - Judge strikes down Texas gay marriage ban - February 27th, 2014: "Judge strikes down Texas gay marriage ban" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 02/27/14]

2014 - Pullout from Afghanistan worries general - February 27th, 2014: "Pullout from Afghanistan worries general / If our troops leave, Afghans may 'hedge their bets' with Taliban, Dempsey says." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/27/14]

2014 - Syrian troops kill 175 rebels, state media say - February 27th, 2014: "Syrian troops kill 175 rebels [02/26/14], state media say" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 02/27/14]

2014 - Kepler Space telescope reveals more planets - February 27th, 2014: "Kepler Space telescope reveals more planets / Amid 305 planetary systems, NASA says it has found 715 new planets." [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 02/27/14]

2014 - Supreme Court allows suits in Stanford case - February 27th, 2014: "Supreme Court allows suits in Stanford case / Investors, bilked of $7.2 billion, seek relief under class-action laws." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 02/27/14]

2014 - Obama seeks $300 billion for roads, railways - February 27th, 2014: "Obama seeks $300 billion for roads, railways / 700,000 jobs at risk as Highway Trust Fund teeters near bankruptcy." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/27/14]

2014 - Violence in S. Sudan threatens doctors group - February 27th, 2014: "Violence in S. Sudan threatens doctors group [Doctors Without Borders] [02/26/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 02/27/14]

2014 - 5 women defense ministers attend NATO meeting - February 27th, 2014: "5 women defense ministers attend NATO meeting [02/26/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 02/27/14]

2014 - Arizona governor vetos bill that foes said was anti-gay - February 27th, 2014: "Arizona governor vetos bill that foes said was anti-gay / Measure offered religious grounds as protection against bias lawsuits." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/27/14]

2014 - U.S. warns Russia against intervention in Ukraine - February 27th, 2014: "U.S. warns Russia against intervention in Ukraine / Kerry delivers blunt message, announces $1 billion in loan guarantees." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 02/27/14]

2014 - CME IMPACT TRIGGERS GEOMAGNETIC STORM - February 27th, 2014: "A moderate G2-class geomagnetic storm is in progress following the glancing impact of a CME on Feb. 27th at 1645 UT. [....]" [Based on: http://spaceweather.com/] - [T.D. - 02/27/14]

2014 - Israel uses risky policy with strike on Hezbollah - February 27th, 2014: "Israel uses risky policy with strike on Hezbollah ['striking one of the group's positions inside Lebanon']" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 02/27/14]

2014 - New treatments may help severly wounded soldiers - February 27th, 2014: "New treatments may help severly wounded soldiers [U.S.A.] / Researchers work to engineer tissues and organs, develop cell therapies." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A22, S.L.P.D., 02/27/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - February 28th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,272.65; Change: 72.24 (0.5 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,854.29; Change: 9.13 (0.5 %). [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 02/28/14]

2014 - Freddie Mac posts profit - February 28th, 2014: "Freddie Mac posts profit" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. B3, S.L.P.D., 02/28/14]

2014 - Bombing kills 31 in Iraq - February 28th, 2014: "Bombing kills 31 in Iraq [02/27/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/28/14]

2014 - Uganda hit with aid cuts - February 28th, 2014: "Uganda hit with aid cuts ['after the president enacted a severe anti-gay measure']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/28/14]

2014 - North Korea tests missiles - February 28th, 2014: "North Korea tests missiles [02/27/14]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/28/14]

2014 - Food labels would redefine 'serving - February 28th, 2014: "Food labels ['proposed Thursday'] would redefine 'serving' [U.S.A.]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 02/28/14]

2014 - Venezuela is rich in oil - and problems - February 28th, 2014: "Venezuela is rich in oil - and problems / Beleaguered opposition struggles to gain support." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 02/28/14]

2014 - Fed monitoring recent weaker economic data - February 28th, 2014: "Fed [U.S.A.] monitoring recent weaker economic data" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. B6, S.L.P.D., 02/28/14]

2014 - California orders evacuations before storm - February 28th, 2014: "California orders evacuations before storm / Good news - there's rain; bad news - the threat of flooding, mudslides in fire-scarred areas." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/28/14]

2014 - Kentucky must recognize same-sex marriage - February 28th, 2014: "Kentucky must recognize same-sex marriage" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 02/28/14]

2014 - Indonesia mobilizes army to douse forest fires - February 28th, 2014: "Indonesia mobilizes army to douse forest fires [on Sumatra and borneo islands']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 02/28/14]

2014 - Nigerian soldiers flee in face of militants' attack - February 28th, 2014: "Nigerian soldiers flee in face of militants' attack / Islamic extremists have killed scores, bombed homes and schools; government fears collusion by military officials." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 02/28/14]

2014 - Government buildings, airport seized in Crimea - February 28th, 2014: "Government buildings, airport seized in Crimea / New Ukranian leaders vow to prevent secession." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 02/28/14]

2014 - UK spies intercept innocent users' nude webcam photos - February 28th, 2014: "UK spies intercept innocent users' [Yahoo users] nude webcam photos / British online snoops also capture private screenshots." [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 02/28/14]

2014 - Laclede [Laclede Gas] to hike natural gas rate by 9 percent - February 28th, 2014: "Laclede [Laclede Gas] to hike natural gas rate by 9 percent / Increase is needed to cover wholesome price changes, PSC is told." [Based on: Title for Article, p. B1, S.L.P.D., 02/28/14]

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