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

June 2014

2014 - Astronomic Configuration - June 1st, 2014: "Sun [10 Gemini], Moon [20 Cancer], Mercury [1 Cancer], Venus [3 Taurus], Mars [9 Libra], Jupiter [20 Cancer], Saturn [18 Scorpio R.], Uranus [15 Aries], Neptune [7 Pisces], Pluto [13 Capricorn R.], Chiron [17 Pisces]."

[Based on: http://www.biopscinst.com/bpi/ephm/E201406.html]

2014 - U.S. National Debt - June 1st, 2014: "U.S. National Debt Clock - The Outstanding Public Debt [U.S.A.] as of 01 June 2014 at 10:11:56 PM GMT is: $17,510,002,050,650.09. The estimated population of the United States is 318,335,536 so each citizen's share of this debt is $55,004.86. The National Debt has continued to increase an average of $2.37 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. - 06/01/14]

2014 - U.S. soldier freed from Afghanistan - June 1st, 2014: "U.S. soldier freed from Afghanistan / Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, held since 2009, was exchanged for 5 Taliban from Guantanamo" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 06/01/14]

2014 - Katz among 7 killed in plane crash - June 2nd, 2014: "Katz [Lewis Katz] among 7 killed in plane crash [05/31/14] / He had just secured deal for embattled Philadelphia Inquirer newspaper." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/02/14]

2014 - Ex-rebel is new El Salvador leader - June 2nd, 2014: "Ex-rebel [Salvador Sanchez Ceren] is new El Salvador leader [06/01/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/02/14]

2014 - AMERICA'S NO. 1 IN GETTING FAT - June 2nd, 2014: "[...] According to a new University of Washington study, America is the fat capital of the world. [N.P.] More than 13 percent of the U.S. population is obese, a higher percentage than any other country. [...] In some countries, the rich are fat. In others, like the U.S., obesity rates tend to spike in areas of poverty, where the most available options are high-fat, high-sugar, high-calorie processed foods. [... .]" [Based on: Title for -Tony Messenger article (Fair or Foul? / AMERICA'S NO. 1 IN GETTING FAT. OOPS.), p. A11, S.L.P.D., 06/02/14]

2014 - Despite ban, Thai protests continue - June 2nd, 2014: "Despite ban, Thai protests continue" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/02/14]

2014 - Dozens arrested in protest in Turkey - June 2nd, 2014: "Dozens arrested in protest in Turkey [05/31/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/02/14]

2014 - U.S. DEFENDS SWAP WITH TALIBAN - June 2nd, 2014: "U.S. DEFENDS SWAP WITH TALIBAN" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 06/02/14]

2014 - Retired WU professor leads Malawi - June 2nd, 2014: "Retired WU professor [Peter Mutharika] leads Malawi" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 06/02/14]

2014 - U.S. tells power plants to cut carbon by 30 pct. - June 2nd, 2014: "U.S. tells power plants to cut carbon by 30 pct. / New regulations to be unveiled today target climate change." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 06/02/14]

2014 - Netanyahu assails new Palestinian government - June 2nd, 2014: "Netanyahu assails new Palestinian government" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/02/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - June 3rd, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,743.63; Change: 26.46 (0.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,924.97; Change: 1.40 (0.1 %). [Based on: p. A7, S.L.P.D., 06/03/14]

2014 - Panera to remove artificial additives - June 3rd, 2014: "Panera [Panera Bread Co.] to remove artificial additives ['... additives and preservatives from its recipes by 2016']" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 06/03/14]

2014 - Solar-powered aircraft makes flight - June 3rd, 2014: "Solar-powered aircraft [Solar Impulse 2] makes flight ['2 hours and 17 minutes ... above western Switzerland early Monday']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A24, S.L.P.D., 06/03/14]

2014 - EPA TARGETS 2030 FOR CLEANER AIR - June 3rd, 2014: "EPA TARGETS 2030 FOR CLEANER AIR / CO2 goals are based on what's deemed practical in each state." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 06/03/14]

2014 - Palestinians form new 'unity' government - June 3rd, 2014: "Palestinians form new 'unity' government [06/02/14]" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A24, S.L.P.D., 06/03/14]

2014 - Post completes Michael Foods purchase - June 3rd, 2014: "Post [Post Holdings] completes Michael Foods purchase" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 06/03/14]

2014 - California brown pelican population plummets - June 3rd, 2014: "California brown pelican population plummets" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 06/03/14]

2014 - Russian is charged as ringleader of hacking operation - June 3rd, 2014: "Russian [Evgeniy Bogachev] is charged as ringleader of hacking operation" [Based on: A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 06/03/14]

2014 - Benzene gas levels high at landfill / Bridgeton, Missouri - June 3rd, 2014: "[...] Koster [Missouri attorney general Chris Koster] has also asked the Army Corps of Engineers and the Environmental Protection Agency for test results of soil sampled in 2005 of the haul routes used in the 1970s to transport radioactive waste from near the airport to West Lake Landfill, which is adjacent to the Bridgeton Landfill. [N.P.] Both agencies say they can't find the data, Koster said." [Based on: article (Benzene gas levels high at landfill), p. A6, S.L.P.D., 06/03/14]

2014 - Five rebels are killed in attack on Ukranian border guard base - June 3rd, 2014: "Five rebels are killed in attack on Ukranian border guard base / Insurgents appear set on taking over government facilities." [Based on: Los Angeles Times article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 06/03/14]

2014 - Kepler telescope spies a surprising, rocky, very old 'Mega-Earth' - June 3rd, 2014: "Kepler telescope spies a surprising, rocky, very old 'Mega-Earth' / Theorists believed such planets had to be gas giants, like Jupiter." [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 06/03/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - June 4th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,722.34; Change: - 21.29 (- 0.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,924.24; Change: - 0.73 (flat). [Based on: p. A11, S.L.P.D., 06/04/14]

2014 - SunEdison inks China deal - June 4th, 2014: "SunEdison inks China deal" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 06/04/14]

2014 - Storms push through Midwest - June 4th, 2014: "Storms [06/03/14] push through Midwest [U.S.A.]" [Based on: Title for NATION DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 06/04/14]

2014 - Iranian leader defends nuclear rights - June 4th, 2014: "Iranian leader defends nuclear rights" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 06/04/14]

2014 - Syrians re-elect Assad; critics cry foul - June 4th, 2014: "Syrians re-elect Assad [06/03/14]; critics cry foul" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 06/04/14]

2014 - Tiananmen Square: Marking 25 years - June 4th, 2014: "Tiananmen Square: Marking 25 years / In classic cat-and-mouse game, activists get creative." [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 06/04/14]

2014 - U.S. can mine data from infected computers - June 4th, 2014: "U.S. can mine data from infected computers ['infected with a data-stealing virus being spread by an alleged Russian computer hacker']" [Based on: Title (and text) for NATION DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 06/04/14]

2014 - Military leaders in Nigeria helped Boko Haram - June 4th, 2014: "Military leaders in Nigeria helped Boko Haram ['providing arms and information']" [Based on: Title (and text) for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 06/04/14]

2014 - Countering Russia, U.S. boosting forces in Europe - June 4th, 2014: "Countering Russia, U.S. boosting forces in Europe" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 06/04/14]

2014 - Auto accidents are No. 1 killer of teens in U.S., GM report says - June 4th, 2014: "Auto accidents are No. 1 killer of teens in U.S., GM report says / More than half of those who died in '12 weren't buckled up." [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 06/04/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - June 5th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,737.53; Change: 15.19  (0.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,927.88; Change: 3.64 (% 0.2). [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 06/05/14]

2014 - Debt offering boosts SunEdison - June 5th, 2014: "Debt offering boosts SunEdison" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 06/05/14]

2014 - Western couple held in Afghanistan - June 5th, 2014: "Western couple held in Afghanistan / Videos show pair who disappeared ['in late 2012'] appealing to U.S. for help" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/05/14]

2014 - Northeast, Southwest lead U.S. in warming - June 5th, 2014: "Northeast, Southwest lead U.S. in warming" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 06/05/14]

2014 - Pro-Russian insurgents gain in eastern Ukraine - June 5th, 2014: "Pro-Russian insurgents gain in eastern Ukraine" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/05/14]

2014 - Neighbors shocked at allegations of girls' stabbings / Wisconsin - June 5th, 2014: "Neighbors [Wisconsin] shocked at allegations of girls' stabbings ['The girls told detectives they conspired for months to kill the other girl in hopes of pleasing Slenderman, a fictional character they read about on a horror website.']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 06/05/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - June 6th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,836.11; Change: 98.58 (0.6 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,940.46; Change: 12.58 (% 0.7). [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 06/06/14]

2014 - Student disarms campus gunman - June 6th, 2014: "Student disarms campus gunman [Seattle - 06/05/14]" [Based on: Title for NATION DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/06/14]

2014 - Israel approves new settlement construction - June 6th, 2014: "Israel approves new settlement construction ['nearly 1,500 homes in Jewish settlements'] / Move in response to Hamas-backed Palestinian government deepens rift with Western allies." [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 06/06/14]

2014 - Safety board faults key device in BP oil spill - June 6th, 2014: "Safety board faults key device in BP oil spill ['... a last-ditch safety device ... wasn't tested properly and still poses a risk for many rigs drilling today.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for NATION DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/06/14]

2014 - Al-Qaida militants hit Yemen army post, killing 12 - June 6th, 2014: "Al-Qaida militants hit Yemen army post, killing 12 [06/05/14]" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/06/14]

2014 - GM recall inquiry cites neglect and incompetence - June 6th, 2014: "GM recall inquiry cites neglect and incompetence / 15 senior executives are fired for roles in ignition-switch scandal." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/06/14]

2014 - Wearing disguises, militants slaughter hundreds in Nigeria - June 6th, 2014: "Wearing disguises, militants slaughter hundreds in Nigeria [06/02/14] / Boko Haram attacks villages that sought military protection." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 06/06/14]

2014 - Stomach bug outbreak is reported at day care centers across area - June 6th, 2014: "Stomach bug [Shigellosis] outbreak is reported at day care centers across area [St. Louis, Mo.]" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 06/06/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - June 7th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,924.28; Change: 88.17 (0.5 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,949.44; Change: 8.98 (% 0.5). [Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/07/14]

2014 - Phone firm reveals scale of snooping - June 7th, 2014: "Phone firm reveals scale of snooping / Vodafone report shows some governments can access data at 'flick of a switch.' " [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/07/14]

2014 - Consumers putting more on plastic / U.S.A. - June 7th, 2014: "[...] Overall credit [U.S.A.] expanded by $26.8 billion during this month, up from an increase of $19.5 billion in March, the Federal Reserve said Friday [06/06/14]. [...] The result was fuled by autos and student loans, which rose by $18 billion, and credit card debt, which was up $8.8 billion. The upswing in credit card debt represented a 12.3 percent gain, the fastest pace since November 2001 when consumers were being urged to spend to bolster the economy following the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. [N.P.] The April increase continued a string of robust monthly gains and pushed total borrowing to a record high of $3.18 trillion. [... .]" [Based on: A.P. article (Consumers putting more on plastic), p. A7, S.L.P.D., 06/07/14]

2014 - Final Jet magazine to be on stands Monday - June 7th, 2014: "Final Jet magazine ['print issue'] to be on stands Monday [06/09/14]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/07/14]

2014 - Canadian police arrest suspected officer killer - June 7th, 2014: "Canadian police arrest suspected officer killer [06/06/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/07/14]

2014 - Afghan presidential candidate escapes assassination attempt - June 7th, 2014: "Afghan presidential candidate escapes assassination attempt [06/06/14] / Ten killed, dozens wounded in bombing of front-runner's convoy." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/07/14]

2014 - GM is recalling 89,000 vehicles for air bag defects, other problems - June 7th, 2014: "GM is recalling 89,000 vehicles for air bag defects, other problems" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 06/07/14]

2014 - Flooding in Afghanistan - June 8th, 2014: "Flooding in Afghanistan [80 killed as of 06/09/14]." [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 06/08/14]

2014 - Car bombings in Iraq kill dozens - June 8th, 2014: "Car bombings in Iraq kill dozens [06/07/14]." [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 06/08/14]

2014 - Poroshenko takes oath of office as Ukraine's new president - June 8th, 2014: "Poroshenko takes oath of office as Ukraine's new president / He offers amnesty to pro-Russians but holds to claim on Crimea [06/07/14]." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 06/08/14]

2014 - Students swept away in India - June 9th, 2014: "Students ['18 male and six female'] swept away in India ['... a sudden discharge of water into the Beas river on Sunday from a dam upstream caught the students by surprise.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 06/09/14]

2014 - Gunmen storm airport in Pakistan - June 9th, 2014: "Gunmen storm airport [06/08/14] in Pakistan [Karachi]" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 06/09/14]

2014 - Israel official blasts West Bank projects - June 9th, 2014: "Israel official [finance minister] blasts West Bank projects" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 06/09/14]

2014 - Tornadoes, hail smack Colorado, Wyoming - June 9th, 2014: "Tornadoes, hail smack Colorado, Wyoming; one injury reported" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 06/09/14]

2014 - Bergdahl has said he was tortured by Taliban captors - June 9th, 2014: "Bergdahl has said he was tortured by Taliban captors." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 06/09/14]

2014 - El-Sissi rejects reconciliation as he is sworn in as president - June 9th, 2014: "El-Sissi rejects reconciliation as he is sworn in as president [06/08/14] / Egypt's former military chief says there is no room for militants who attack the government." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 06/09/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - June 10th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,943.10; Change: 18.82  (0.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,951.27; Change: 1.83 (% 0.1). [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 06/10/14]

2014 - DOUBLE X-FLARE - June 10th, 2014: "Forecasters expected an X-flare today, and the sun complied. The source, however, was unexpected. A new sunspot (AR2087) suddenly emerging from behind the sun's southeastern limb erupted twice, producing an X2.2-flare at 11:42 UT and an X1.5-flare at 12:52. [....]

[Based on: http://spaceweather.com/] - [T.D. - 06/10/14]

2014 - Colorado raking in pot taxes - June 10th, 2014: "[...] An estimate from the Colorado Department of Revenue showed that Colorado made about $5.3 million from pot taxes and fees in April." [Based on: DIGEST article (Colorado raking in pot taxes), p. A7, S.L.P.D., 06/10/14]

2014 - Mexico City bans animals in circuses - June 10th, 2014: "Mexico City bans animals in circuses" [Based on: DIGEST article (Colorado raking in pot taxes), p. A21, S.L.P.D., 06/10/14]

2014 - China takes dispute over waters to U.N. - June 10th, 2014: "China takes dispute over waters to U.N." [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 06/10/14]

2014 - Nigerian gunmen kidnap 20 women in northeast - June 10th, 2014: "Nigerian gunmen kidnap 20 women [06/05/14] in northeast [Garkin Fulani settlement]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 06/10/14]

2014 - Carlson gives deposition on priest sex abuse of children while he served in Minnesota in 1980s - June 10th, 2014: " 'I'm not sure whether I knew it was a crime or not. I understand today it's a crime.' / Carlson [Archbishop Robert J. Carlson] gives deposition on priest sex abuse of children while he served in Minnesota in 1980s." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 06/10/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - June 11th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,945.92; Change: 2.82 (flat) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,950.79; Change: - 0.8 (flat). [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 06/11/14]

2014 - ANOTHER X-FLARE - June 11th, 2014: "Solar activity remains high. Active sunspot AR2087 unleashed another X-flare on June 11th (X1.0), following two X-flares (X2.1 and X1.5) on June 10th. [....]"

[Based on: http://spaceweather.com/archive.php?view=1&day=11&month=06&year=2014]

2014 - Chile won't dam rivers - June 11th, 2014: "Chile won't dam rivers ['handing a victory to environmentalists']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 06/11/14]

2014 - Tropical Cyclone Cristina - July 11th, 2014: "[...] The storm had maximum sustained winds near 130 kilometers (80 miles) per hour, making it the equivalent of a category 1 hurricane. [... .]"

[Based on: http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/NaturalHazards/view.php?id=83849]

2014 - Cantor loses Virginia primary - June 11th, 2014: "Cantor [Majority Leader Eric Cantor of Virginia, the second-most powerful man in the House'] loses Virginia primary [06/10/14] / Powerful House majority leader is swept at polls by Tea Party challenger." [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 06/11/14]

2014 - Thousands in Brazil flee flooding - June 11th, 2014: "Thousands in Brazil flee flooding; 9 killed" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 06/11/14]

2014 - Uproar follows Carlson's remarks - June 11th, 2014: "[...] 'The actual questions he was asked did not contain the words "child" or "abuse," and so might have been misconstrued as questions about Minnesota Age of Consent laws.' [said Bill Hannegan] [....]" [Based on: Article (Uproar follows Carlson's remarks / Supporters blames vague questioning), pp. A1 & A6, S.L.P.D., 06/11/14]

2014 - New Israeli president is hard-liner - June 11th, 2014: "New Israeli president [Reuven Rivlin] is hard-liner ['nationalist politician and supporter of the Jewish settlement movement']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 06/11/14]

2014 - Iraqi militants overrun key city Mosul - June 11th, 2014: "Iraqi militants overrun key city Mosul [06/10/14] / In major blow to government, al-Qaida-inspired insurgents capture much of town considered a strategic prize." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 06/11/14]

2014 - Google buying satellite maker Skybox Imaging - June 11th, 2014: "Google buying satellite maker Skybox Imaging / $500 million acquisition is company's latest 'moonshot' at worldwide Internet expansion." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 06/11/14]

2014 - Teen gunman kills student at high school in Oregon - June 11th, 2014: "Teen gunman kills student at high school in Oregon [06/10/14] / He also wounds teacher, is later spotted dead in restroom stall." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 06/11/14]

2014 - 5 U.S. troops killed by friendly fire in Afghanistan - June 11th, 2014: "5 U.S. troops killed by friendly fire in Afghanistan [06/09/14] / They were in the midst of an airstrike called to help them after ambush." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 06/11/14]

2014 - More radiation containers are suspect / New Mexico - June 11th, 2014: "More radiation containers are suspect ['New Mexico ... five other potentially explosive containers at Los Alamos National Laboratory']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/11/14]

2014 - County health official acted alone in scheme, U.S. attorney reports - June 11th, 2014: "County [St. Louis, Mo.] health official [Edward Mueth] acted alone in scheme ['bilked the county out of $3.4 million'], U.S. attorney reports" [Based on: Title for article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 06/11/14]

2014 - World Cup / Brazil - June 12th, 2014: http://www.fifa.com/

*Links: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=io9SIiL8b28

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - June 12th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,843.88; Change: - 102.04 (- 0.6 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,943.89; Change: - 6.90 (- 0.4 %). [Based on: p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/12/14]

2014 - Senate backs bill to help veterans - June 12th, 2014: "Senate backs bill to help veterans / FBI opens query into wait times." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 06/12/14]

2014 - Israel makes strike into Gaza - June 12th, 2014: "Israel makes strike [06/11/14] into Gaza ['after Palestinian militants fired a rocket into southern Israel']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 06/12/14]

2014 - Islamic militants seize more of Iraq - June 12th, 2014: "Islamic militants seize more of Iraq [06/11/14] / Al-Qaida-inspired gunmen take over city of Tikrit, pushing deeper into Sunni heartland." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 06/12/14]

2014 - Pakistan reports new U.S. drone strike - June 12th, 2014: "Pakistan reports new U.S. drone strike [06/11/14]" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 06/12/14]

2014 - Peacekeepers killed by car bomb in Mali - June 12th, 2014: "Peacekeepers [four] killed by car bomb in Mali [06/11/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 06/12/14]

2014 - Japan slams China over close encounter of jets - June 12th, 2014: "Japan slams China over close encounter ['over the South China Sea'] of jets [06/11/14]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 06/12/14]

2014 - Senate Republicans block student loan refiancing bill - June 12th, 2014: "Senate Republicans [06/11/14] block student loan refiancing bill [56-38]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 06/12/14]

2014 - Violence in Syria - June 13th, 2014: "Violence ['car bomb'] in Syria [06/12/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/13/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - June 13th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,734.19; Change: - 109.69 (- 0.7 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,930.11; Change: - 13.78 (- 0.7 %). [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 06/13/14]

2014 - U.S. to fight citrus bacteria - June 13th, 2014: "U.S. to fight citrus bacteria [citrus greening bacteria]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 06/13/14]

2014 - Ebola spreads in Sierra Leone - June 13th, 2014: "Ebola spreads in Sierra Leone" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/13/14]

2014 - Protestors, police clash in Brazil - June 13th, 2014: "Protestors, police clash in Brazil [06/12/14] / 'Black Bloc' tactics aim to disrupt World Cup, call attention to poor." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/13/14]

2014 - Missouri meat firm recalls beef - June 13th, 2014: "Missouri meat firm [Mo.-based Fruitland American Meat] recalls beef ['could contain parts of the nervous system that can carry properties related to ... mad cow disease']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 06/13/14]

2014 - Second try for NASA 'flying saucer' - June 13th, 2014: "Second try for NASA 'flying saucer' ['to test Mars mission technology']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 06/13/14]

2014 - Priest killed in burglary in Phoenix - June 13th, 2014: "Priest [Rev. Kenneth Walker] killed in burglary in Phoenix [06/11/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 06/13/14]

2014 - French banker under U.S. scrutiny quits - June 13th, 2014: "French banker [Georges Chodron] under U.S. scrutiny ['for the bank's activities in Iran, Sudan and Cuba'] quits" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/13/14]

2014 - Grocers sue over genetic labeling  / U.S.A. - June 13th, 2014: "Grocers sue over genetic labeling ['challenged a new Vermont law']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 06/13/14]

2014 - Nigerian Muslims get pro-Western leader - June 13th, 2014: "Nigerian Muslims get pro-Western leader [Lamido Sanusi]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/13/14]

2014 - EU OKs flexibility over growing biotech crops - June 13th, 2014: "EU OKs flexibility over growing biotech crops / Move may end deadlock that has hampered Monsanto." [Based on: Title for Bloomberg News article, p. B3, S.L.P.D., 06/13/14]

2014 - War on cornfield pest sparks insecticide clash - June 13th, 2014: " 'Pesticide-free' clothing [The Better World Store] seeks to cash in on distrust / Apparel is a small piece of organic marget.." [Based on: Title for Article, p. B1, S.L.P.D., 06/13/14]

*Links: http://thebetterworldstore.com/

2014 - War on cornfield pest sparks insecticide clash - June 13th, 2014: "War on cornfield pest sparks insecticide clash / Farmers warned about evolving rootworms ['some insects have become resistant to genetically modified versions of the crop.']." [Based on: Title for Bloomberg News article, p. B1, S.L.P.D., 06/13/14]

2014 - Pro-Russians drive three tanks into Ukraine - June 13th, 2014: "Pro-Russians drive three tanks into Ukraine [06/12/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/13/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.5 - South Indian Ocean (BETA) 2014-06-14 11:10:59 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000rfh2#summary

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - June 14th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,775.74; Change: 41.55 (0.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,936.16; Change: 6.05 (0.3 %). [Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/14/14]

2014 - IRS lost emails in investigation - June 14th, 2014: "IRS lost emails in investigation ['The IRS told Congress Friday it could not locate many of Lois Lerner's emails prior to 2011 because her computer crashed in the summer of that year." [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 06/14/14]

2014 - OBAMA: NO TROOPS TO IRAQ - June 14th, 2014: "OBAMA: NO TROOPS TO IRAQ / Islamic militants seize more cities, pose threat to U.S. national security interests." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 06/14/14]

2014 - China arrests civil rights lawyer - June 14th, 2014: "China arrests civil rights lawyer [Pu Zhiqiang]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/14/14]

2014 - Japanese fishermen kill 30 whales - June 14th, 2014: "Japanese fishermen kill 30 whales" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/14/14]

2014 - Antigua swears in new prime minister - June 14th, 2014: "Antigua swears in [06/13/14] new prime minister [Gaston Browne]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/14/14]

2014 - Pollution lawsuits target Sauget plant - June 14th, 2014: "Pollution lawsuits target Sauget plant / Additional wrongful death suits follow failure to reach settlements ['Lawyers based in the Metro East [St. Louis] and Alabama allege that byproducts of Cerro Flow Products copper recycling operation have poisoned scores of residents and workers for more than 80 years.'] ." [Based on: Title (and text) for Article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 06/14/14]

2014 - Poachers massacre 68 elephants in Congo - June 14th, 2014: "Poachers massacre 68 elephants in Congo / Asian ivory trade sparks unprecedented slaughter, pushing elephants slowly to extinction." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/14/14]

2014 - New GM recall of 530,000 cars sets record - June 14th, 2014: "New GM recall of 530,000 cars sets record / Move is company's 38th recall this year, involving a total of 14.4 million vehicles." [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 06/14/14]

2014 - Ukranian troops drive rebels out of Mariupol - June 14th, 2014: "Ukranian troops drive rebels out of Mariupol / U.S., NATO blast Russia for supplying rebels with tanks, rocket launchers." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/14/14]

2014 - Wisconsin judge puts same-sex marriages on hold - June 14th, 2014: "Wisconsin judge puts same-sex marriages on hold" [Based on: Title for DIGEST, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 06/14/14]

2014 - Boeing wins $7.4 billion order from Chinese airline - June 14th, 2014: "Boeing wins $7.4 billion order [for eighty 737 jets] from Chinese airline [China Eastern Airlines]" [Based on: Title for Bloomberg News article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 06/14/14]

2014 - Computers replace humans reading weather reports - June 14th, 2014: "Computers replace humans reading weather reports [Nome and Kodiak Alaska]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 06/14/14]

2014 - Died / Casey Kasem - June 15th, 2014: "Obituary: Casey Kasem [d. 06/15/14 / He was 82.] ] / DJ whose 'American Top 40' was carried by hundreds of stations treated musicians with a sympathetic approach." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/16/14]

2014 - Airstrikes kill 100 militants in Pakistan - June 15th, 2014: "Airstrikes ['overnight'] kill 100 militants in Pakistan" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 06/15/14]

2014 - Columbia re-elects president - June 16th, 2014: "Columbia re-elects president [06/15/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/16/14]

2014 - Afghans are attacked for voting - June 16th, 2014: "Afghans are attacked for voting" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/16/14]

2014 - Slovakia's new president takes office - June 16th, 2014: "Slovakia's new president [Andrej Kiska] takes office [06/15/14]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/16/14]

2014 - IRAQI MILITANTS BOAST MASSACRE - June 16th, 2014: "IRAQI MILITANTS BOAST MASSACRE / Troops' death toll unknown - ISIL claims to have killed 1,700 troops; Iraqi military spokesman confirms 170 victims. / Militants post photos - Grisly images appear to show masked fighters gunning down captured Iraqi soldiers." [Based on: Title for Front Page article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/16/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - June 17th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,781.01; Change: 5.27 (flat) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,937.78; Change: 1.62 (0.1 %). [Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/17/14]

2014 - Level 3 aquires TW - June 17th, 2014: "Level 3 aquires TW ['Level 3 Communications Inc. ... agreed to buy TW Telecom in a deal worth about $5.6 billion.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/17/14]

2014 - Tornadoes strike in Nebraska - June 17th, 2014: "Tornadoes strike in Nebraska [06/16/14]" [Based on: Title for NATION AND WORLD DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/17/14]

*Trivia: "Nebraskans take stock after fatal tornadoes [06/16/14] / Rare side-by-side funnels demolish 75 pct. of tiny town's buildings [Pilger], kill girl and man; some doubt rebuilding is possible." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/18/14]

2014 - Alabama court overturns gay-sex ban - June 17th, 2014: "Alabama court overturns gay-sex ban" [Based on: Title for NATION AND WORLD DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/17/14]

2014 - California wildfire threatens homes - June 17th, 2014: "California wildfire [Sequoia National Forest] threatens homes" [Based on: Title for NATION AND WORLD DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/17/14]

2014 - Gunmen in Kenya target non-Muslims - June 17th, 2014: "Gunmen in Kenya [Mpeketoni] target non-Muslims" [Based on: Title for NATION AND WORLD DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/17/14]

2014 - Iran digs into Iraq to battle insurgents - June 17th, 2014: "Iran digs into Iraq to battle insurgents / LAND LOST - Sunni group seizes key city near Syrian border / ELITE FORCES - Tehran sends commander to coordinate militias. / NEW ALLY? - Obama signals a new openness to Iranian aid." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 06/17/14]

2014 - Schnucks recalls cakes over unlabeled ingredient - June 17th, 2014: "Schnucks recalls cakes over unlabeled ingredient [pecans]" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/17/14]

2014 - Mattress Source chain files for bankruptcy - June 17th, 2014: "Mattress Source chain files for bankruptcy / Retailer, with 13 stores here, plans to close about five unprofitable locations." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 06/17/14]

2014 - Deal for Covidien draws fire as U.S. tax dodge - June 17th, 2014: "Deal for Covidien draws fire as U.S. tax dodge ['U.S. medical device manufacturer Meditronic has agreed to buy Ireland-based competitor Covidien for $42.9 billion in cash and stock.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/17/14]

2014 - Israel wants teens found, and Hamas pays the price - June 17th, 2014: "Israel wants teens found, and Hamas pays the price / Hunt for 3 missing students [06/12/14] turns into wide crackdown on militias." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 06/17/14]

2014 - More ignition problems, more recalls of GM cars - June 17th, 2014: "More ignition problems, more recalls of GM cars" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 06/17/14]

2014 - Russia halts gas supply to Ukraine as tension over nation's alliances festers - June 17th, 2014: "Russia halts gas supply to Ukraine as tension over nation's alliances festers / Offer by Ukraine to pay some of its hefty energy debt is spurned." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 06/17/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - June 18th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,808.49; Change: 27.48 (0.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,941.99; Change: 4.21 (0.2 %). [Based on: p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/18/14]

2014 - Benghazi suspect in custody - June 18th, 2014: "Benghazi suspect in custody / Libyan linked to 2012 attack to face trial in U.S." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 06/18/14]

2014 - Suicide bomber hits Nigeria - June 18th, 2014: "Suicide bomber ['a tricycle taxi packed with explosives'] hits Nigeria [06/17/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 06/18/14]

2014 - Liberia reports Ebola deaths - June 18th, 2014: "Liberia reports Ebola deaths" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 06/18/14]

2014 - McCaskill gives Oz a drubbing - June 18th, 2014: "McCaskill gives Oz a drubbing / 'I [Dr. Mehmet C. Oz] am second-guessing every word on the show right now.' " [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 06/18/14]

2014 - U.S., SunTrust announce settlement - June 18th, 2014: "U.S., SunTrust announce settlement ['... $968 million to resolve allegations that it underwrote and provided faulty mortgage loans']" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/18/14]

2014 - Wildfire races through Navajo land - June 18th, 2014: "Wildfire races through Navajo land [06/17/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/18/14]

2014 - Child porn ringleader gets 30 years - June 18th, 2014: "Child porn ringleader [Maksym Shynkarenko] gets 30 years" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/18/14]

2014 - Foresight prices IPO at $20 per share - June 18th, 2014: "Foresight [Foresight Energy LP] prices IPO at $20 per share / St. Louis-based coal producer will begin trading on the NYSE today." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/18/14]

2014 - More lost email in IRS inquiry / U.S.A. - June 18th, 2014: "More lost email in IRS inquiry ['emails from six additional IRS workers']" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 06/18/14]

2014 - L.A. Air Force Base locked down for hours - June 18th, 2014: "L.A. Air Force Base locked down [06/17/14] for hours ['... after a man was reported on the grounds wearing camouflage attire with a backpack or possibly a vest showing wires and ammunition.']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/18/14]

2014 - North Dakota tops million barrels of oil a day - June 18th, 2014: "North Dakota tops million barrels of oil a day" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/18/14]

2014 - Signs of reprisal killings of Sunnis emerge in Iraq - June 18th, 2014: "Signs of reprisal killings of Sunnis emerge in Iraq / Pro-government Shiite militiamen shoot nearly four dozen detainees." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 06/18/14]

2014 - Appellate court overturns $240 million from Herculaneum smelter verdict - June 18th, 2014: "Appellate court overturns $240 million from Herculaneum [Missouri] smelter verdict" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 06/18/14]

2014 - Ebola deaths - June 19th, 2014: "Ebola deaths ['killed more than 330 people in three West African countries']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 06/19/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.2 - 85km WNW of Sola, Vanuatu (BETA) 2014-06-19 10:17:55 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000rgsn#summary

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - June 19th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,906.62; Change: 98.13 (0.6 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,956.98; Change: 14.99 (0.8 %). [Based on: p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/19/14]

2014 - U.N. to use drones in Mali - June 19th, 2014: "U.N. to use drones in Mali" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 06/19/14]

2014 - A warp-speed spaceship for NASA - June 19th, 2014: "A warp-speed spaceship [IXS Enterprise] for NASA?" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A22, S.L.P.D., 06/19/14]

2014 - Chlorine gas used in Syria, report says - June 19th, 2014: "Chlorine gas used in Syria ['this year'], report says" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 06/19/14]

2014 - Libya demands handover of Benghazi suspect - June 19th, 2014: "Libya demands handover of Benghazi suspect [Ahmed Abu Khattala]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 06/19/14]

2014 - Guantanamo detainee gets first day in court - June 19th, 2014: "Guantanamo detainee [Abd al-Hadi al-Iraqi] gets first day in court ['more than seven years after he was taken to the U.S. base']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 06/19/14]

2014 - Social Security feels pinch as demands soar - June 19th, 2014: "Social Security feels pinch as demands soar / Federal budget cuts force closure of record number of offices as millions of baby boomers reach retirement." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/19/14]

2014 - Four former GOP EPA chiefs urge action on climate - June 19th, 2014: "Four former GOP EPA chiefs urge action on climate" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 06/19/14]

2014 - TRADEMARK BOARD RULES AGAINST REDSKINS NAME - June 19th, 2014: "TRADEMARK BOARD RULES AGAINST REDSKINS NAME / Ruling calls team name 'disparging,' applies new financial and political pressure to change." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 06/19/14]

2014 - GE Capital settles - June 20th, 2014: "GE Capital settles ['federal allegations of deceptive and discriminatory credit card practices']" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. B3, S.L.P.D., 06/20/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - June 20th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,921.46; Change: 14.84 (0.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,959.48; Change: 2.50 (0.1 %). [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 06/20/14]

2014 - Velveeta recall includes Illinois - June 20th, 2014: "Velveeta recall includes Illinois ['because the cheese lacks the proper amount of preservatives']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 06/20/14]

2014 - 10 die in flooding in Bulgaria - June 20th, 2014: "10 die in flooding in Bulgaria [Varna]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/20/14]

2014 - Presbyterians redefine marriage - June 20th, 2014: "Presbyterians redefine marriage / Assembly vote pastors to perform same-sex weddings where they are legal." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 06/20/14]

2014 - High court protects whistleblowers who expose corruption - June 20th, 2014: "High court [U.S. Supreme Court] protects whistleblowers who expose corruption" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 06/20/14]

2014 - ADVISERS WILL HEAD TO IRAQ - June 20th, 2014: "ADVISERS WILL HEAD TO IRAQ / Abouty 300 from U.S. military would join up to 275 others there to provide security, support." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 06/20/14]

2014 - Bosnian flood damage: $2.7 billion - June 20th, 2014: "Bosnian flood damage ['last month's historic floods']: $2.7 billion" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/20/14]

2014 - NATO fuel trucks targeted by Taliban in Afghanistan - June 20th, 2014: "NATO fuel trucks targeted by Taliban in Afghanistan [06/19/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/20/14]

2014 - Fundraising prowess propels Californian to majority leader / U.S.A. - June 20th, 2014: "Fundraising prowess propels Californian [Rep. Kevin McCarthy] to majority leader / Leadership shuffle comes ahead of Rep. Cantor's exit." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/20/14]

2014 - Owner of landfills reaches new accord with Missouri on odor and fire control - June 20th, 2014: "Owner of landfills [St. Louis County Mo.] reaches new accord with Missouri on odor and fire control." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 06/20/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - June 21st, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,947.08; Change: 25.62 (0.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,962.87; Change: 3.39 (0.2 %). [Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/21/14]

2014 - Fighting in Yemen kills dozens - June 21st, 2014: "Fighting ['between Shiite rebels and Islamist tribesmen'] in Yemen kills dozens" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 06/21/14]

2014 - Car bomb kills two in Lebanon - June 21st, 2014: "Car bomb kills two in Lebanon [06/20/14]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 06/21/14]

2014 - Displaced people top 50 million - June 21st, 2014: "Displaced people top 50 million / Figure is highest since World War II, U.N. refugee agency notes." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 06/21/14]

2014 - Israeli troops kill 13-year-old boy - June 21st, 2014: "Israeli troops kill 13-year-old boy [06/20/14] / Three other Palestinians wounded in clashes as army searches for 3 missing teens." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/21/14]

2014 - Search for missing plane to shift south - June 21st, 2014: "Search for missing plane to shift south / Indian Ocean search for Malaysian jet changes as super-sensitive sonar turned up nothing." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/21/14]

2014 - Startling study of cosmos gets caveat - June 21st, 2014: "Startling study of cosmos gets caveat / Evidence thought to support inflation theory may have been caused by dust." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 06/21/14]

2014 - Turnout big in Hong Kong for referendum - June 21st, 2014: "Turnout big in Hong Kong for referendum" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 06/21/14]

2014 - Crude oil spills into river in Colorado - June 21st, 2014: "Crude oil [7,500] spills into river [Poudre River] in Colorado" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 06/21/14]

2014 - Nigerian fishermen reject Shell's $50 million - June 21st, 2014: "Nigerian fishermen reject Shell's $50 million / Oil company still hasn't cleaned up 2008 spills." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/21/14]

2014 - Obama expands benefits for same-sex marriages - June 21st, 2014: "Obama expands benefits for same-sex marriages / Regulations would apply even in anti-gay states." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 06/21/14]

2014 - Car bomb in Syrian village kills at least 34 - June 21st, 2014: "Car bomb in Syrian village kills at least 34 [06/20/14]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 06/21/14]

2014 - Top Shiite Cleric's remarks add to pressure on al-Maliki - June 21st, 2014: "Top Shiite Cleric's remarks add to pressure on al-Maliki / Spiritual leader calls for new government as Obama also presses Iraq's prime minister for more inclusive leadership in country at risk of civil war." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 06/21/14]

2014 - Syria bars humanitarian aid without its approval - June 21st, 2014: "Syria bars humanitarian aid without its approval / Government calls any attempt to deliver aid without approval tantamount to an attack." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/21/14]

2014 - Ebola 'out of control,' Doctors Without Borders says - June 21st, 2014: "Ebola 'out of control,' Doctors Without Borders says / Deaths number more than 330; experts say the disease has uncharacteristically broken out in dense urban centers." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 06/21/14]

2014 - 13 killed in attack in China - June 22nd, 2014: "13 killed in attack [06/21/14] in China [Xinjiang]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 06/22/14]

2014 - Presbyterians to divest as protest against Israel - June 22nd, 2014: "Presbyterians to divest as protest against Israel ['protest against Israeli policies toward Palestinians']" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/22/14]

2014 - CME IMPACT - June 23rd, 2014: "CME IMPACT, MORE TO COME: Arriving about a day later than expected, a CME hit Earth's magnetic field on June 23rd at 2300 UT. The impact did not spark a geomagnetic storm. A second CME following close behind could, however, push the geomagnetic field over the threshold into storm conditions. A glancing blow is expected during the early hours of June 24th."

[Based on: http://spaceweather.com/archive.php?view=1&day=23&month=06&year=2014]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.9 - 80km SSE of Raoul Island, New Zealand (BETA) 2014-06-23 19:19:15 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000rkg5#summary

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.5 - 83km SSE of Raoul Island, New Zealand (BETA) 2014-06-23 19:21:45 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000rkga#summary

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.7 - 79km SSE of Raoul Island, New Zealand (BETA) 2014-06-23 20:06:20 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000rkhj

2014 - Major Earthquake - "M7.9 - 21km SE of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska (BETA) 2014-06-23 20:53:09 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000rki5#summary

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.0 - 3km WNW of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska (BETA) 2014-06-23 21:11:40 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000rkii#summary

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.0 - 5km WSW of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska (BETA) 2014-06-23 21:30:46 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000rkjv#summary

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.0 - 5km ENE of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska (BETA) 2014-06-23 22:29:51 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000rknc#summary

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.3 - 55km ESE of Buldir Island, Alaska (BETA) 2014-06-24 03:15:35 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000rkvn#summary

2014 - GOP mayors to use nature to fight climate change - June 23rd, 2014: "GOP mayors to use nature to fight climate change" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 06/23/14]

2014 - Israel strikes at Syrian sites, retaliates for death of teen boy - June 23rd, 2014: "Israel strikes at Syrian sites, retaliates for death of teen boy" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/23/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - June 24th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,937.26; Change: - 9.82 (- 0.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,962.61; Change: - 0.26 (flat). [Based on: p. A11, S.L.P.D., 06/24/14]

2014 - Auto recalls over airbags - June 24th, 2014: "Auto recalls [Honda, Mazda and Nissan] over airbags" [Based on: Title for World Digest article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 06/24/14]

2014 - Suicide attacker strikes near Beirut - June 24th, 2014: "Suicide attacker strikes near Beirut ['early today']" [Based on: Title (and text) for World Digest article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 06/24/14]

2014 - Mayors pass resolution on climate change / U.S.A. - June 24th, 2014: "Mayors ['A bipartisan group'] pass resolution on climate change" [Based on: Title (and text) for World Digest article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 06/24/14]

2014 - Wisconsin Energy is buying Integrys for $5.7 billion - June 24th, 2014: "Wisconsin Energy is buying Integrys [Integrys Energy Group Inc.] for $5.7 billion" [Based on: Title for Bloomberg News article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 06/24/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - June 25th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,818.13; Change: - 119.13 (- 0.7 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,949.98; Change: - 12.63 (- 0.6). [Based on: p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/25/14]

2014 - Attacks kill 5 in Kenya - June 25th, 2014: "Attacks ['near Lamu'] kill 5 in Kenya [06/23/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 06/25/14]

2014 - Whole Foods settles overpricing - June 25th, 2014: "Whole Foods settles overpricing ['in California']" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/25/14]

2014 - Tornado hits homes near Indianapolis - June 25th, 2014: "Tornado hits homes near Indianapolis [06/24/14] / No one is injured as afternoon storms ramble across state." [Based on: Title for A.P.  article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 06/25/14]

2014 - Judge affirms secret, warrantless searches - June 25th, 2014: "Judge ['U.S. District Court Judge Garr King'] affirms secret, warrantless searches" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 06/25/14]

2014 - U.S. archivist says IRS didn't follow law - June 25th, 2014: "U.S. archivist says IRS didn't follow law / Agency should have reported loss of official's emails." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/25/14]

2014 - Extremists abduct 91 more people in Nigeria - June 25th, 2014: "Extremists abduct 91 more people in Nigeria ['in weekend attacks'] / Security forces deny kidnappings; raids provide fresh evidence that government is powerless to rein in Boko Haram." [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 06/25/14]

2014 - Costs of climate change are steep, study says - June 25th, 2014: "Costs of climate change are steep, study says / Bipartisan report ['titled "Risky Business: The Economic Risks of Climate Change to the United States" ']paints dark picture of economic toll, warns businesses to take active role in planning, mitigation." [Based on: Title for Tribune Washington Bureau article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 06/25/14]

2014 - Executive accused in Madoff scam pleads guilty - June 25th, 2014: "Executive [Paul Konigsberg] accused in Madoff scam pleads guilty" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 06/25/14]

2014 - Split verdict in British phone hacking scandal - June 25th, 2014: "Split verdict in British phone hacking scandal [Rebekah Brooks aquitted, Andy Coulson found guilty]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 06/25/14]

2014 - U.S. wealth gap widens with uneven recovery from recession - June 25th, 2014: "[...] The richest 5 percent had 24 times the wealth of the median household in 2013 - up substantially from 16.5 times as much in 2007, according to a study by University of Michigan researchers. [...] The losses weren't evenly distributed. For the top 5 percent, net worth fell 16 percent from 2007, just before the recession began, through last year. The net worth of the median household fell much further - 43 percent." [Based on: A.P.  article (U.S. wealth gap widens with uneven recovery from recession), p. A19, S.L.P.D., 06/25/14]

2014 - Lawsuit asks judge to block Missouri utilities from ending solar rebates - June 25th, 2014: "Lawsuit asks judge to block Missouri utilities from ending solar rebates" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 06/25/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - June 26th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,867.51; Change: 49.38 (0.3 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,959.53; Change: 9.55 (0.5). [Based on: p. A11, S.L.P.D., 06/26/14]

2014 - Suicide bomber hits Beirut hotel - June 26th, 2014: "Suicide bomber [06/25/14] hits Beirut hotel ['blew himself up in his room']" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 06/26/14]

2014 - Court: States can't ban gay marriage - June 26th, 2014: "Court: States can't ban gay marriage / First federal appellate victory makes the restriction illegal in six states [U.S.A.], but the ruling is on hold pending an appeal." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 06/26/14]

2014 - Researchers develop password system - June 26th, 2014: "Researchers develop password system / New process uses graphical elements." [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/26/14]

2014 - States worry about fracking, quakes / U.S.A. - June 26th, 2014: "States [U.S.A.] worry about fracking, quakes" [Based on: Title for NATION DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 06/26/14]

2014 - Kerry issues warning after Syria bombs Iraq - June 26th, 2014: "Kerry issues warning after Syria bombs Iraq / Airstrike hit militants' positions in and near a border crossing in Qaim [06/24/14], official says." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 06/26/14]

2014 - Blast rocks mall, kills 21 in Nigerian capital - June 26th, 2014: "Blast rocks mall, kills 21 in Nigerian capital [06/25/14] / Islamic extremists have increased their deadly attacks this year." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 06/26/14]

2014 - Justices say police must have warrant to search cellphones - June 26th, 2014: "Court falls on side of privacy / Justices [U.S.A.] say police must have warrant to search cellphones." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 06/26/14]

2014 - GM to recall Cruze - June 27th, 2014: "GM to recall Cruze ['the airbags might not inflate properly in a crash']" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. B3, S.L.P.D., 06/27/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - June 27th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,846.13; Change: - 21.38 (- 0.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,957.22; Change: - 2.31 (- 0.1). [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 06/27/14]

2014 - Alibaba to list on NYSE - June 27th, 2014: "Alibaba ['Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba'] to list on NYSE" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. B3, S.L.P.D., 06/27/14]

2014 - Obama seeks more aid for Syrian rebels - June 27th, 2014: "Obama seeks more aid for Syrian rebels" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 06/27/14]

2014 - Israel identifies suspects in alleged kidnapping - June 27th, 2014: "Israel identifies suspects in alleged kidnapping" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 06/27/14]

2014 - Justices side with GOP on recess appointments - June 27th, 2014: "Justices side with GOP on recess appointments [U.S.A.] / Ruling limits president's power to bypass Senate to fill high-level posts." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 06/27/14]

2014 - Search for missing Malaysian plane shifts south - June 27th, 2014: "[...] After analyzing data exchanged between the plane and a satellite, officials believe Flight 370 was on autopilot the entire time it was flying across a vast expanse of the southern Indian Ocean, based on the straight path it took. Australian Transport Safety Bureau chief commissioner Martin Dolan said. [...] But exactly why the autopilot would have been set on a flight path so far off course from the jet's destination of Beijing, and exactly when it was switched on remain unknown. [...] 'Someone with knowledge interacted with the flight management computer and told it to do certain things, which requires knowledge of the proper entry keystrokes to get it entered and to have the computer exercise those instructions,' Cox [John Cox, a Washington-based aviation consultant, former airline pilot, and accident investigator'] said. [... .]" [Based on: A.P. article (Search for missing Malaysian plane shifts south / Investigators say jet flew for hours on autopilot before crash.], p. A14, S.L.P.D., 06/27/14]

2014 - Court strikes down New York City ban on super-sized sugary drinks - June 27th, 2014: "Court strikes down New York City ban on super-sized sugary drinks" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 06/27/14]

2014 - No radiation risk found at ball fields near landfill / Bridgeton, Mo. - June 27th, 2014: "Preliminary results of radiation screening at the Bridgeton [Mo.] Municipal Athletic Complex show no signs of a public health risk, the Environmental Protection Agency announced Thursday [06/26/14]. [...] The athletic fields sit less than a mile from the radioactive West Lake Landfill, where nuclear waste was illegally dumped in the 1970s. Independent soil testing at the sports complex organized by nearby residents and analyzed at a Massachusetts lab in May indicated potential contamination of uranium. [...] The test results from the EPA's soil samples are expected at the end of July from Test America of Earth City. [... .]" [Based on: Article (No radiation risk found at ball fields near landfill) by Blythe Bernhard, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 06/27/14]

2014 - GM recalls - June 28th, 2014: "GM recalls ['for a transmission problem. It's the 48th recall for the company this year']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/28/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - June 28th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,851.84; Change: 5.71 (flat) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,960.96; Change: 3.74 (0.2). [Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/28/14]

2014 - FDA approval / Afreeza - June 28th, 2014: "Long-awaited diabetes powder [MannKind Corp.'s drug Afreeza] ... wins approval." [Based on: Title for News Services article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 06/28/14]

2014 - Violence erupts in Yemen - June 28th, 2014: "Violence erupts in Yemen [06/27/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/28/14]

2014 - Ukraine signs EU trade pact - June 28th, 2014: "Ukraine signs EU trade pact [06/27/14] / After snubbing Russia, nation extends truce for three more days." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/28/14]

2014 - Russian rocket launch aborted - June 28th, 2014: "Russian rocket launch [Angara] aborted [06/27/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/28/14]

2014 - Flooding hits hard in Paraguay - June 28th, 2014: "Flooding hits hard in Paraguay" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 06/28/14]

2014 - U.S. to join global land mine treaty - June 28th, 2014: "U.S. to join global land mine treaty / No time frame is given for destroying stockpile of 3 million explosives." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 06/28/14]

2014 - Court puts Indiana gay marriage ruling on hold - June 28th, 2014: "Court puts Indiana gay marriage ruling on hold" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 06/28/14]

2014 - Argentina can avoid default with talks, judge says - June 28th, 2014: "Argentina can avoid default with talks, judge says" [Based on: Title for Wire Reports article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/28/14]

2014 - Device that helps paraplegics walk again gets approval from FDA - June 28th, 2014: "Device [The ReWalk] that helps paraplegics walk again gets approval from FDA" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 06/28/14]

2014 - Vatican convicts ex-embassador of sexually abusing teenage boys - June 28th, 2014: "Vatican convicts ex-embassador [Archbishop Jozef Wesolowski] of sexually abusing teenage boys / He is laicized by Vatican's Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 06/28/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.2 - 138km ESE of Iwo Jima, Japan (BETA) 2014-06-29 05:56:31 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000rnfx#summary

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.9 - 154km NNW of Visokoi Island, (BETA) 2014-06-29 07:52:55 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000rngj#summary

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.0 - 159km NNW of Visokoi Island, (BETA) 2014-06-29 14:32:49 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000rnjw#summary

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.4 - 193km SSE of Mata-Utu, Wallis and Futuna (BETA) 2014-06-29 15:52:23 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000rnk7

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.7 - 201km SSE of Mata-Utu, Wallis and Futuna (BETA) 2014-06-29 17:15:09 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000rnku#summary

2014 - Monsoon kills 11 in India - June 29th, 2014: "Monsoon [06/26/14] kills 11 in India" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 06/29/14]

2014 - NASA flying saucer completes test - June 29th, 2014: "NASA flying saucer completes test [06/28/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 06/29/14]

2014 - Benghazi suspect pleads not guilty in U.S. court - June 29th, 2014: "Benghazi suspect pleads not guilty in U.S. court [0628/14] / Libyan militant was seen directing fighters in attack, witnesses say; he says he was mounting rescue effort after fire." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 06/29/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.2 - Bonin Islands, Japan region (BETA) 2014-06-30 19:55:32 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000rnx0#summary

2014 - N. Korea fires more missiles - June 30th, 2014: "N. Korea [06/29/14] fires more missiles ['short-range scud missiles']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 06/30/14]

2014 - Syria infighting kills 7,000 activists - June 30th, 2014: "Syria infighting kills 7,000 activists" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 06/30/14]

2014 - President Obama picks ex-executive to head VA - June 30th, 2014: "President Obama picks ex-executive [Proctor & Gamble executive Robert McDonald] to head VA" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 06/30/14]

2014 - Israeli leader calls for independent Kurdistan - June 30th, 2014: "Israeli leader calls for independent Kurdistan / Netanyahu also wants long-term military presence in West Bank, angering critics." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 06/30/14]

2014 - Militant group declares new Islamic state in Mideast - June 30th, 2014: "Militant group declares new Islamic state in Mideast / Sunni extremists claim land in Syria, Iraq." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 06/30/14]

2014 - Male turtles feminized by chemical found in plastics, much of water - June 30th, 2014: "Male turtles feminized by chemical [bisphenol A] found in plastics, much of water / 'If that's happening in (animals), that would suggest it could be happening in humans and babies as well.' " [Based on: Title for Article by Blythe Bernhard, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 06/30/14]

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