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

July 2013

2013 - Astronomic Configuration - July 1st, 2013: "Sun [9 Cancer], Moon [21 Aries], Mercury [22 Cancer], Venus [4 Leo], Mars [21 Gemini], Jupiter [1 Cancer], Saturn [4 Scorpio R.], Uranus [12 Aries], Neptune [5 Pisces R.], Pluto [10 Capricorn R.], Chiron [13 Pisces R.]."

[Based on: http://www.biopscinst.com/bpi/ephm/E201307.html]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - July 1st, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,115.57; Change: - 208.96 (0.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,630.74; Change: 3.96 (- 1.4%)."

[Based on: p. A15, S.L.P.D., 07/01/13]

2013 - U.S. National Debt - July 1st, 2013: "U.S. National Debt Clock - The Outstanding Public Debt [U.S.A.] as of 01 July 2013 at 10:00:06 PM GMT is: $16,745,760,211,734.43. The estimated population of the United States is 316,164,993 so each citizen's share of this debt is $52,965.26. The National Debt has continued to increase an average of $2.48 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. - 07/01/13]

2013 - Toll adds up in Syrian war - July 1st, 2013: "[...] According to a U.N. estimate, more than 93,000 people have been killed." [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 07/01/13]

2013 - Iraq's Kurds re-elect leader - July 1st, 2013: "Iraq's Kurds re-elect leader [06/30/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 07/01/13]

2013 - Croatia revels in joining EU - July 1st, 2013: "Croatia revels in joining EU" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 07/01/13]

2013 - Egypt erupts with protests - July 1st, 2013: "Egypt erupts with protests [06/30/13], seeking president's ouster / But Morsi refuses call to leave, prompting fears of more violence." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 07/01/13]

2013 - Dozens killed in Pakistan bombings - July 1st, 2013: "Dozens killed in Pakistan bombings [06/30/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 07/01/13]

2013 - European allies slam U.S. over bugging - July 1st, 2013: "European allies slam U.S. [06/30/13] over bugging" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 07/01/13]

2013 - Ford to repair models of Taurus, Sable - July 1st, 2013: "Ford to repair models of Taurus, Sable ['sticky throttles']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 07/01/13]

2013 - 19 firefighters die in 2,000-acre Arizona wildfire - July 1st, 2013: "19 firefighters die in 2,000-acre Arizona wildfire [06/30/13 / Many of area's residents are evacuated; sizzling heat continues." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 07/01/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - July 2nd, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 14,974.96; Change: 65.36 (0.4 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,614.96; Change: 8.68 (0.5%)."

[Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 07/02/13]

2013 - Attacks in Iraq kill 25 - July 2nd, 2013: "Attacks in Iraq kill 25 [07/01/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 07/02/13]

2013 - Vatican bank officials resign - July 2nd, 2013: "Vatican bank officials resign [07/01/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 07/02/13]

2013 - Strong Earthquake / 55km S of Bireun, Indonesia - July 2nd, 2013: According to Preliminary Data (See: T.D. [Transcription Date] after link.) "A Strong earthquake occurred at 07:37:02 (UTC) on Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013. The magnitude 6.1 event [Location: 4.698°N, 96.687°E (Uncertainty ± 11.4 km); Depth 10.0 km (Uncertainty ± 0.0 km) was located @ 55km S of Bireun, Indonesia"

[Based on: http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000i4re#scientific] - [T.D.- 07/23/13]

2013 - Citigroup to pay Fannie Mae $968 million over bad loans - July 2nd, 2013: "Citigroup to pay Fannie Mae $968 million over bad loans / Agreement covers claims on 3.7 million mortgages." [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 07/02/13]

2013 - Landfill owner submits fire contingency plans / Bridgeton, Mo. - July 2nd, 2013: "Landfill owner ['of the Bridgeton S anitary Landfill'] submits fire contingency plans / Republic Services says it's not feasible to build barrier wall to contain underground blaze, as recommended by DNR consultant." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 07/02/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - July 3rd, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 14,932.41; Change: - 42.55 (- 0.3 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,614.08; Change: - 0.88 (- 0.1%)."

[Based on: p. A11    , S.L.P.D., 07/03/13]

2013 - Attacks in Iraq kill dozens - July 3rd, 2013: "Attacks in Iraq kill dozens [07/02/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 07/03/13]

2013 - Obama concludes visit to Africa - July 3rd, 2013: "Obama concludes visit to Africa [07/02/13] / Electricity is called key to continent's development." [Based on: Title for McClatchy Washington Bureau article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 07/03/13]

2013 - White House delays health care mandate for businesses - July 3rd, 2013: "White House delays health care mandate for businesses [until 2015]." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 07/03/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - July 4th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 14,988.55; Change: 56.14 (0.4 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,615.41; Change: 1.33 (0.1%)."

[Based on: p. A11, S.L.P.D., 07/04/13]

2013 - Egypt's Morsi decries 'coup' - July 4th, 2013: "Egypt's first democratically elected president was ousted Wednesday [0703/13] by the military after barely a year in office, felled by the same kind of popular revolt that first brought him to power in the Arab Spring. [...] They ['The armed forces'] also suspended the Islamist-drafted constitution and called for new elections. [....]" [Based on: A.P. article (Egypt's Morsi decries 'coup' / Military ousts democratically elected leader.), p. A1, S.L.P.D., 07/04/13]

2013 - E. coli closes three beaches / Missouri - July 4th, 2013: "E. coli closes three beaches [Missouri]" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A3, S.L.P.D., 07/04/13]

2013 - "Burn" / Ellie Goulding - July 5th, 2013: " 'Burn' is a song by English recording artist Ellie Goulding from Halcyon Days (2013), the reissue of her second studio album, Halcyon (2012). The song was written by Ryan Tedder, Goulding, Greg Kurstin, Noel Zancanella and Brent Kutzle, while production was handled by Kurstin and vocal production was done by Tedder. It was released on 5 July 2013 as the lead single from the reissue.

"Upon its release, 'Burn' was met with a mixed response from music critics, who praised it as 'catchy' and noted it as one of Goulding's most radio-friendly songs to date, while others felt it was not memorable. It earned Goulding her first number-one single on the UK Singles Chart, selling 116,857 copies in its first week and staying atop the chart for three consecutive weeks. The track attained similar success internationally, reaching the top ten in countries such as Australia, Austria, Belgium, Germany, Ireland, Italy, New Zealand and Sweden, as well as number thirteen on the Billboard Hot 100, Goulding's third single to reach the top twenty on the chart. The song has been nominated for British Single of the Year at the 2014 BRIT Awards. [....]"

[Based on: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burn_%28Ellie_Goulding_song%29]

2013 - Volcanic activity / Mexico - July 5th, 2013: "Volcano in Mexico [Popocatepetl] cancels flights [07/04/13]." [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 07/05/13]

2013 - Princeton researchers create 'bionic ear' - July 5th, 2013: "Princeton researchers create 'bionic ear' / In breakthrough not meant for human use, they use 3-D printer to combine tissue, electronics." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 07/05/13]

2013 - Egypt seizes prominent allies of ex-president - July 5th, 2013: "Egypt seizes prominent allies of ex-president [07/04/13] / Top judge is sworn in to replace ousted leader." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 07/05/13]

2013 - Solar-powered plane finishes cross-country trip - July 5th, 2013: "Solar-powered plane finishes cross-country trip [07/05/13] / Craft lands at New York in triumph of flight without fuel; 'It was a huge success,' pilot says." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 07/07/13]

2013 - Syrian leader boasts foes have failed to remove him - July 5th, 2013: "Syrian leader boasts foes have failed to remove him / Assad won't call it a revolt, says his opponents are running out of options." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 07/05/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - July 6th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,135.84; Change: 147.29 (0.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,631.89; Change: 16.48 (0.1%)."

[Based on: p. A10, S.L.P.D., 07/06/13]

2013 - Bombings of Shiites kill 19 in Iraq - July 6th, 2013: "Bombings of Shiites kill 19 in Iraq" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 07/06/13]

2013 - Egypt erupts as Islamists push back - July 6th, 2013: "Egypt erupts as Islamists push back [07/05/13] / At least 30 are killed in clashes while Morsi backers try to make a stand." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 07/06/13]

2013 - Syrian army launches barrage on Homs - July 6th, 2013: "Syrian army launches barrage on Homs [07/05/13]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 07/06/13]

2013 - Ford, Telsa make gains in electric car sales - July 6th, 2013: "Ford, Telsa make gains in electric car sales / Segment shows faster growth than pickups." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 07/06/13]

2013 - Nicaragua, Venezuela offer asylum to Snowden - July 6th, 2013: "Nicaragua, Venezuela offer asylum to Snowden [07/05/13]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 07/06/13]

2013 - Israel debates 'price tag' attacks on Muslims, others - July 6th, 2013: "Israel debates 'price tag' attacks on Muslims, others / Jewish extremists suspected; government is called lax." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 07/06/13]

2013 - Hurricane Erick - July 7th, 2013: "30 killed in school attack in Nigeria [07/06/13]" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 07/07/13]

2013 - Jet crashes on landing - July 7th, 2013: "Jet [Asian Airlines flight] crashes on landing [San Francisco International Airport]; 2 die, 181 are injured [07/06/13]" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 07/07/13]

*Trivia: "[...] An overreliance on automated cockpit systems has figured in dozens of air crashes and incidents in recent years." [Based on: A.P. article (Jet's 'cruise control' might have played role in crash), p. A15, S.L.P.D., 07/10/13]

2013 - 30 killed in school attack in Nigeria - July 7th, 2013: "Erick turns into hurricane near Mexico" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 07/07/13]

2013 - U.S. could use metadata to map your every move - July 7th, 2013: "U.S. could use metadata to map your every move / New technology leads to broader surveillance." [Based on: Title for McClatchy Washington Bureau article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 07/07/13]

2013 - Major Earthquake / 15km ENE of Taron, Papua New Guinea - July 7th, 2013: According to Preliminary Data (See: T.D. [Transcription Date] after link.) "A Major earthquake occurred at 18:35:30 (UTC) on Sunday, July 7th, 2013. The magnitude 7.3 event [Location: 3.923°S, 153.920°E (Uncertainty ± 14.5 km); Depth 386.3 km (Uncertainty ± 6.2 km) was located @ 15km ENE of Taron, Papua New Guinea "

[Based on: http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000i89z#scientific] - [T.D.- 07/23/13]

2013 - Strong Earthquake / 29km NE of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea - July 7th, 2013: According to Preliminary Data (See: T.D. [Transcription Date] after link.) "A Strong earthquake occurred at 20:30:07 (UTC) on Sunday, July 7th, 2013. The magnitude 6.6 event [Location: 6.016°S, 149.722°E (Uncertainty ± 13.8 km); Depth 62.0 km (Uncertainty ± 6.1 km) was located @ 29km NE of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea"

[Based on: http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000i8ey#scientific] - [T.D.- 07/23/13]

2013 - Sunspot AR1785 - July 8th, 2013: "Colossal sunspot AR1785 is now directly facing Earth. [....]"

[Based on: http://spaceweather.com/] - [T.D. - 07/08/13]

2013 - Typhoon Soulik - July 9th, 2013: "The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite acquired this image of Typhoon Soulik over the western Pacific Ocean on July 9, 2013. The storm was the equivalent of a Category 2 hurricane with sustained winds of 176 kilometers per hour (109 miles per hour), according to the Joint Typhoon Warning Center. The storm is forecast to strengthen before going ashore over China."

[Based on: http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/NaturalHazards/view.php?id=81592]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - July 9th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,224.69; Change: 88.85 (0.6 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,640.46; Change: 8.57 (0.5%)."

[Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 07/09 /13]

2013 - Chinese pollution study - July 9th, 2013: "[...] The study by researchers from China, Israel and the United States was published today in the proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences." [Based on: NATION DIGEST article, p. A26, S.L.P.D., 07/09/13]

2013 - Killings in Egypt ignite call for war - July 9th, 2013: "SECURITY FORCES KILL AT LEAST 50 SUPPORTERS OF OUSTED PRESIDENT [07/08/13] / Killings in Egypt ignite call for war" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 07/09/13]

2013 - Morsi ouster a 'nightmare' for Hamas - July 9th, 2013: "Morsi ouster a 'nightmare' for Hamas / Militant group had sought stronger ties, easier access between the Gaza Strip and Egypt." [Based on: Title for McClatchy Foreign Staff article, p. A23, S.L.P.D., 07/09/13]

2013 - Creditors approve bailout package for Greece - July 9th, 2013: "Creditors approve bailout package [$8.7 billion] for Greece" [Based on: NATION DIGEST article (NSA gathers all communications, not just foreign traffic, Snowden says), p. A26, S.L.P.D., 07/09/13]

2013 - Quebec train disaster raises safety questions - July 9th, 2013: "Quebec train disaster raises safety questions / At least 13 were killed in derailment [07/06/13]; 50 are still missing." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 07/09/13]

2013 - Syria's ruling party chooses new leadership amid civil war - July 9th, 2013: "Syria's ruling party chooses new leadership amid civil war [07/08/13] / Opposition leader resigns, citing problems forming government." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A23, S.L.P.D., 07/09/13]

2013 - NSA gathers all communications, not just foreign traffic, Snowden says - July 9th, 2013: "NSA leaker Edward Snowden claims the spy agency gathers all communications into and out of the U.S. for analysis, despite NSA claims that it only targets foreign traffic. [...] Snowden also said NSA chief Gen. Keith Alexander lied to Congress by saying the agency could not determine how many U.S. communications are gathered - something Snowden says NSA auditing tool Boundless Informant does. [....]" [Based on: NATION DIGEST article (NSA gathers all communications, not just foreign traffic, Snowden says), p. A26, S.L.P.D., 07/09/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - July 10th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,300.34; Change: 75.65 (0.5 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,652.32; Change: 11.86 (0.7%)."

[Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 07/10 /13]

2013 - Old Gulf well leaks gas - July 10th, 2013: "Old Gulf well [Gulf of Mexico] leaks gas" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 07/10/13]

2013 - Bomb in Lebanon fuels fear - July 10th, 2013: "Bomb [car bomb] in Lebanon fuels fear [07/09/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 07/10/13]

2013 - Taliban close Qatar office - July 10th, 2013: "Taliban close Qatar office" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 07/10/13]

2013 - Bomb in Afghanistan kills 17 - July 10th, 2013: "Bomb [roadside bomb] in Afghanistan kills 17 [07/09/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 07/10/13]

2013 - Moroccan political party quits - July 10th, 2013: "Moroccan political party quits [07/09/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 07/10/13]

2013 - Brazillian paper cites U.S. spy program - July 10th, 2013: "Brazillian paper [Globo] cites U.S. spy program [07/09/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 07/10/13]

2013 - Groups line up against Smithfield deal - July 10th, 2013: "Groups line up against Smithfield [Smithfield Foods] deal / Critics see sale to Chinese company as a threat to U.S. food supply." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 07/10/13]

2013 - Crews battle large fires near Reno and Las Vegas - July 10th, 2013: "Crews battle large fires near Reno and Las Vegas [07/09/13] / Western states are fighting blazes from Alaska to San Diego." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 07/10/13]

2013 - Syrian rebels used sarin gas, Russian diplomat tells U.N. - July 10th, 2013: "Syrian rebels used sarin gas ['in March'], Russian diplomat tells U.N. [07/09/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 07/10/13]

2013 - Egypt pushes speedy transition, names interim prime minister - July 10th, 2013: "Egypt pushes speedy transition, names interim prime minister [07/09/13] / Army presses politicians for swift return to business after a deadly day Monday." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 07/10/13]

2013 - Farmers fight rapidly spreading virus killing piglets in 13 states - July 10th, 2013: "Farmers fight rapidly spreading virus killing piglets in 13 states / Mexico last week restricted inports of live hogs from U.S. because of the illness." [Based on: Title for Kansas City Star article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 07/10/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - July 11th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,291.66; Change: - 8.88 (- 0.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,652.62; Change: 0.30 (flat)."

[Based on: p. A13, S.L.P.D., 07/11/13]

2013 - Primitive writings / China - July 11th, 2013: "Archaeologists say they have discovered some of the world's oldest known primitive writing, dating back about 5,000 years, in" [Based on: WORLD BRIEFS article (China discovers primitive writings), p. A19, S.L.P.D., 07/11/13]

*Links: http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=200735575
              http://culture.ifeng.com/whrd/detail_2013_07/10/27337325_0.shtml

2013 - Oil train crash toll may reach 50 - July 11th, 2013: "Oil train crash toll may reach 50 [Canada]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 07/11/13]

2013 - Egypt targets prominent Islamist group - July 11th, 2013: "Egypt targets prominent Islamist group / Military orders arrest top leader of Muslim brotherhood." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 07/11/13]

2013 - NSA slide reveals more eavesdropping - July 11th, 2013: "[...] A classified NSA slide obtained by The Washington Post and published Wednesday for the first time lists 'Two Types of Collection.' [NP] One is PRISM, the NSA program that collects information from technology companies, which was first revealed in reports by The Post and Britain's Guardian newspaper last month. The slide also shows a separate category labled 'Upstream,' described as accessing 'communications on fiber cables and infastructure as data flows past.' [....]" [Based on: Washington Post article (NSA slide reveals more eavesdropping / Second program called 'Upstream.'), p. A10, S.L.P.D., 07/11/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - July 12th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,460.92; Change: 169.26 (1.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,675.02; Change: 22.40 (1.4%)."

[Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 07/12/13]

2013 - Bloody assaults in Iraq - July 12th, 2013: "Bloody assaults in Iraq ['killed at least 31 people']" [Based on: Title (and text) for Digest Article article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 07/12/13]

2013 - NSA worries about spy data on China - July 12th, 2013: "NSA worries about spy data on China / Snowden may have accessed intelligence." [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 07/12/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - July 13th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,464.30; Change: 3.38 (flat) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,680.19; Change: 5.17 (0.3%)."

[Based on: p. A10, S.L.P.D., 07/13/13]

2013 - RGA gets China license - July 13th, 2013: "RGA [Reinsurance Group of America] gets China license [Shanghai, China]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 07/13/13]

2013 - Somali suicide bomber kills 3 - July 13th, 2013: "Somali suicide bomber kills 3 [07/12/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 07/13/13]

2013 - Suicide bomber strikes cafe in Iraq - July 13th, 2013: "Suicide bomber [07/12/13] strikes cafe in Iraq ['city of Kirkuk, killing at least 38']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 07/13/13]

2013 - Tens of thousands march for Morsi - July 13th, 2013: "Tens of thousands march for Morsi [07/12/13] / Islamists in Egypt rally but fail to attract widespread support for deposed leader." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 07/13/13]

2013 - Third girl from Asiana jet dies from injuries - July 13th, 2013: "Third girl from Asiana jet dies from injuries / Police confirm firetruck hit one of the victims." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 07/13/13]

2013 - Teen shot by Taliban captivates U.N. session - July 13th, 2013: "Teen shot by Taliban captivates U.N. session [07/12/13] / On her 16th birthday, she calls for end to illiteracy and poverty." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 07/13/13]

2013 - Passenger train crash near Paris kills at least 6 - July 13th, 2013: "Passenger train crash near Paris kills at least 6 [07/12/13] / Train derails on one of nation's busiest travel days." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 07/13/13]

2013 - Volcanic ash forces Mexican airport to close - July 13th, 2013: "Volcanic ash [Popocatepetl volcano] forces Mexican airport to close" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 07/13/13]

2013 - Al-Qaida-linked gunmen kill Syrian rebel commander - July 13th, 2013: "Al-Qaida-linked gunmen kill Syrian rebel commander / High-profile assassination shows tension between moderates, jihadists." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 07/13/13]

2013 - U.S. spy chief appears secure despite 'erroneous' remarks - July 13th, 2013: "[...] Clapper acknowledged he misspoke when he told the Senate Intelligence Committee in March that U.S. spies do not gather data on Americans - something NSA leaker Edward Snowden revealed as false by releasing documents showing the NSA collects millions of Americans' phone records showing who they called and for how long, as well as some Internet traffic. [....]" [Based on: A.P. article (U.S. spy chief appears secure despite 'erroneous' remarks / Clapper seems likely to hold onto his job for now.), p. A17, S.L.P.D., 07/13/13]

2013 - US Airways shareholders approve merger with American Airlines - July 13th, 2013: "US Airways shareholders approve merger with American Airlines" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 07/13/13]

2013 - Solar wind - July 14th, 2013: "Solar wind speed: 376.0 km/sec; density: 12.7 protons/cm3; Updated: Today at 0316 UT." [Based on: http://spaceweather.com/] - [T.D. - 07/14/13]

2013 - Typhoon Soulik / China - July 14th, 2013: "Typhoon [Soulik] slams into China [07/13/13]" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 07/14/13]

2013 - Ambush kills U.N. peacekeepers in Darfur - July 14th, 2013: "Ambush kills U.N. peacekeepers in Darfur [07/13/13]" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 07/14/13]

2013 - Bomb near Baghdad mosque kills at least 13 - July 14th, 2013: "Bomb near Baghdad mosque kills at least 13 [07/13/13]" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 07/14/13]

2013 - U.S. drone suspected in killing of 2 in Pakistan - July 14th, 2013: "U.S. drone suspected in killing of 2 ['alleged militants'] in Pakistan [07/13/13]" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 07/14/13]

2013 - Zimmerman not guilty in Trayvon Martin case - July 14th, 2013: "Zimmerman not guilty in Trayvon Martin case [07/13/13]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 07/14/13]

2013 - Landslides kill dozens / northwestern China - July 14th, 2013: "Landslides kill dozens [northwestern China]" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 07/14/13]

2013 - Wave of violence strikes Iraq - July 15th, 2013: "[...] Violence in Iraq has risen to its deadliest level since 2008, with more than 2,800 people killed since the start of April. [....]" [Based on: A.P. article (Wave of violence strikes Iraq / Coordinated blasts and other attacks kill at least 38; Shiites are targeted.)", p. A12, S.L.P.D., 07/15/13]

2013 - Mass graves found in Nigeria - July 15th, 2013: "Mass graves found in Nigeria" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 07/15/13]

2013 - 60,000 flee after attack in Congo - July 15th, 2013: "60,000 flee [to Uganda] after attack in Congo" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 07/15/13]

2013 - NATO forces kill 5 in Afghanistan - July 15th, 2013: "NATO forces kill 5 in Afghanistan [Paktia province' - 07/13/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 07/15/13]

2013 - Syrian troops advance against rebels on outskirts of Damascus - July 15th, 2013: "Syrian troops advance against rebels on outskirts of Damascus, keep pushing [07/14/13] / Key neighborhoods on edge of capital are being retaken by Assad loyalists." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 07/15/13]

2013 - Major Earthquake / 218km SSE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands - July 15th, 2013: According to Preliminary Data (See: T.D. [Transcription Date] after link.) "A Major earthquake occurred at 14:03:42 (UTC) on Monday, July 15th, 2013. The magnitude 7.3 event [Location: 60.868°S, 25.144°W (Uncertainty ± 17.1 km); Depth 31.0 km (Uncertainty ± 5.1 km) was located @ 218km SSE of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands"

[Based on: http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000ief9#summary] - [T.D.- 07/23/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - July 16th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,484.26; Change: 19.96 (0.1%) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,682.50; Change: 2.31(0.1%)."

[Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 07/16/13]

2013 - Four Glaxo execs held in China - July 16th, 2013: "Four Glaxo execs held in China" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 07/16/13]

2013 - U.S. takes delicate steps in Egypt - July 16th, 2013: "U.S. takes delicate steps in Egypt / Senior diplomat says [07/15/13] Washington does not back a side, supports democracy." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 07/16/13]

2013 - Mexico arrests top leader of Zetas drug cartel - July 16th, 2013: "Mexico arrests top leader of Zetas drug cartel [07/15/13]" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A22, S.L.P.D., 07/16/13]

2013 - Chilean Indians win case against mining company - July 16th, 2013: "Chilean Indians win case [07/15/13] against mining company [Barrick Gold Corp.]" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A22, S.L.P.D., 07/16/13]

2013 - Scientists use sound waves to levitate, move tiny objects - July 16th, 2013: "Scientists use sound waves to levitate, move tiny objects" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 07/16/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - July 17th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,451.85; Change: - 32.41 (- 0.2%) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,676.26; Change: - 6.24 (- 0.4%)."

[Based on: p. A11, S.L.P.D., 07/17/13]

2013 - Hagel trims Pentagon staff - July 17th, 2013: "Hagel trims Pentagon staff ['20 percent 'across the top' budget cuts']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 07/17/13]

2013 - Bomb in Iraq kills at leasst six - July 17th, 2013: "Bomb in Iraq [07/16/13] kills at leasst six ['near a Sunni mosque']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 07/17/13]

2013 - Britain criticized for arms exports - July 17th, 2013: "Britain criticized for arms exports ['issued more than 3,000 licenses ... combined value of the export licenses came to more than $18.1 billion']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 07/17/13]

2013 - Israel blasts EU ban on funding in territories - July 17th, 2013: "Israel blasts EU ban on funding in territories ['funding to Israeli institutions that operate in occupied territories']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 07/17/13]

2013 - Radiation found in old bunker / Fort Bliss, Mo. - July 17th, 2013: "Radiation found in old bunker [Fort Bliss, Mo.]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 07/17/13]

2013 - Iraqis suffer deadly start to holy month of Ramadan - July 17th, 2013: "Iraqis suffer deadly start to holy month of Ramadan / Death toll of 169 is highest first-week violence since insurgency in 2007." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 07/17/13]

2013 - 10 killed in Iraq - July 18th, 2013: "10 killed in Iraq [07/17/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 07/18/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - July 18th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,470.52; Change: 18.67 (0.1%) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,680.91; Change: 4.65 (0.3%)."

[Based on: p. A11, S.L.P.D., 07/18/13]

2013 - 54 killed in ethnic clashes in Guinea - July 18th, 2013: "54 killed in ethnic clashes in Guinea" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 07/18/13]

2013 - 250 stingrays found on Mexican beach - July 18th, 2013: "250 stingrays found [dead] on Mexican beach [Gulf coast state of Veracruz]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 07/18/13]

2013 - Senators reach deal on student loans - July 18th, 2013: "Senators reach deal on student loans [U.S.A.] / Sources say compromise will cut loan rates, link them to markets." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 07/18/13]

2013 - Queen Elizabeth OKs same-sex marriages - July 18th, 2013: "Queen Elizabeth OKs same-sex marriages [07/17/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 07/18/13]

2013 - Congress, NSA clash over law and databases - July 18th, 2013: " [...] The problem, he [Rep. Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y.] said, is that the administration considers 'everything in the world' relevant to fighting terrorism. [...] Whether lawmakers willingly kept themselves in the dark or were misled, it was apparent Wednesday [07/17/13] that one of the key oversight bodies in Congress remained unclear about the scope of surveillance, more than a decade after it was authorized. [...] 'Snowden, I [Rep. Ted Poe, R-Texas] don't like him at all, but we would never have known what happened if he hadn't told us.' [...] For the first time, NSA deputy director John Inglis disclosed Wednesday that the agency sometimes conducts what's known as the three-hop analysis. That means the government can look at the phone data of a suspect terrorist, plus the data of all of his contacts, then all of those people's contacts, then all of those people's contacts, and finally, all of those people's contacts. [....]" [Based on: A.P. article (Congress, NSA clash over law and databases), pp. A1 & A8, S.L.P.D., 07/18/13]

2013 - License plate cameras track millions / U.S.A .- July 18th, 2013: "License plate cameras track millions / Widespread, long-term surveillance of American motorists raises civil liberties concerns." [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 07/18/13]

2013 - Fatal fungus lurks in Midwestern pastures / U.S.A. - July 18th, 2013: "Fatal fungus lurks in Midwestern pastures / The fungus, called ergot, has already killed four cows in Missouri; it infects grains, grass." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 07/18/13]

2013 - Origin of gold confirmed in rare neutron-star collision - July 18th, 2013: "Origin of gold confirmed in rare neutron-star collision" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 07/18/13]

2013 - Monsanto withdraws genetically modified crops in Europe - July 18th, 2013: "Monsanto Co. said on Wednesday that it plans to withdraw applications to grow new types of genetically modified crops in the European Union because of a lack of commercial prospects there, according to a Reuters report. [...] Only three varieties of genetically modified crops have been approved in the EU. A variety of Monsanto corn, known as MON810, is approved throughout the EU, but three countries have imposed bans because of strong public opposition." [Based on: DIGEST article (Monsanto withdraws genetically modified crops in Europe), p. A11, S.L.P.D., 07/18/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - July 19th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,548.54; Change: 78.02 (0.5%) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,689.37; Change: 8.46 (0.5%)."

[Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 07/19/13]

2013 - Insurgents kill 8 Afghan laborers - July 19th, 2013: "Insurgents kill 8 Afghan laborers [07/18/13] / Officials said young victims were on their way to work at U.S. base." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 07/19/13]

2013 - Russian opposition leader sentenced - July 19th, 2013: "Russian opposition leader sentenced / verdict of five years in prison touches off protests, sparks condemnation from West." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 07/19/13]

2013 - Nigeria withdrawing troops from Mali - July 19th, 2013: "Nigeria withdrawing troops ['some of its 1,200 troops'] from Mali" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 07/19/13]

2013 - 13 injured by lightning strikes / Colorado - July 19th, 2013: "13 injured by lightning strikes [Colorado - 07/18/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 07/19/13]

2013 - Air on Mars is mostly CO2 rover confirms - July 19th, 2013: "Air on Mars is mostly CO2 rover confirms" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A22, S.L.P.D., 07/19/13]

2013 - Fire spurs evacuation of mountain arts town - July 19th, 2013: "Fire spurs evacuation of mountain arts town / 6,000 in Idyllwild, Calif, are told to leave as blaze spreads." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 07/19/13]

2013 - Once-mighty Motor City files for bankruptcy - July 19th, 2013: "Once-mighty Motor City files for bankruptcy [0718/13] / Decades ago, Detroit was global symbol of U.S. industrial might." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 07/19/13]

2013 - Ex-CIA base chief is held for grabbing terrorism suspect - July 19th, 2013: "Ex-CIA base chief [Robert Seldon Lady] is held for grabbing terrorism suspect / 'Extraordinary rendition' of extremist cleric took place in 2003." [Based on: Title for News Services article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 07/19/13]

2013 - Pesticide is found in school lunches that killed 23 in India - July 19th, 2013: "Pesticide is found in school lunches that killed 23 in India" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 07/19/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - July 20th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,543.74; Change: - 4.80 (flat) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,692.09; Change: 2.72 (0.2%)."

[Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 07/20/13]

2013 - Toyota acceleration is being settled - July 20th, 2013: "Toyota acceleration is being settled / $1.6-billion deal calls for cash for former owners, expanded warranty coverage." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 07/20/13]

2013 - Mosque bombing, attacks kill 26 in Iraq - July 20th, 2013: "Mosque bombing [Sunni mosque], attacks kill 26 in Iraq" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11 S.L.P.D., 07/20/13]

2013 - Detroit bankruptcy is illegal, judge rules - July 20th, 2013: "Detroit bankruptcy is illegal, judge rules / hands off pensions, she says; state rushes to appeals court." [Based on: Title for Detroit Free Press article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 07/20/13]

2013 - Appeals court: Reporter can't protect source - July 20th, 2013: "Appeals court: Reporter [James Risen] can't protect source / Criminal case targets ex-CIA agent accused of leaking data." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 07/20/13]

2013 - Panama sends ex-CIA officer to U.S., not Italy - July 20th, 2013: "Panama sends ex-CIA officer to U.S., not Italy / Fugitive was convicted in 2003 abduction of terrorism suspect." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 07/20/13]

2013 - Independant TV station broadcasts in Zimbabwe - July 20th, 2013: "Independant TV station broadcasts in Zimbabwe" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11 S.L.P.D., 07/20/13]

2013 - Physicists offer results helping explain universe - July 20th, 2013: "[...] The world's top particle physics lab said friday that it had measured the decay time of a particle known as a Bs meson into two other fundamental particles called muons, which are much heavier than but similar to electrons. [....]" [Based on: A.P. article (Physicists offer results helping explain universe / Rare data on particle supports 'standard model.'), p. A16, S.L.P.D., 07/20/13]

2013 - East-to-west heat wave surprises experts / U.S.A. - July 20th, 2013: "East-to-west heat wave surprises experts / Unusual reverse flow extends swelter from Northeast to Michigan and back again." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 07/20/13]

2013 - Protests for Egypt's ousted president gain intensity - July 20th, 2013: "Protests for Egypt's ousted president gain intensity / New cabinet put in place by coup includes everyone except the Muslim Brotherhood." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11 S.L.P.D., 07/20/13]

2013 - N.J. requires warrant to track suspects' cellphones - July 20th, 2013: "N.J. requires warrant to track suspects' cellphones / Stete's high court ruling could have national ramifications, experts say." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 07/20/13]

2013 - Russian opposition leader is freed in surprise move - July 20th, 2013: "Russian opposition leader is freed in surprise move / Charismatic blogger is released a day after being sentenced for embezzlement." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 07/20/13]

2013 - Hedge fund founder Cohen is slapped with civil charges  - July 20th, 2013: "Hedge fund founder Cohen is slapped with civil charges / Government calls SAC capital Advisors case one of the biggest frauds in history." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 07/20/13]

2013 - SEC charges city of Miami ex-budget director with fraud - July 20th, 2013: "SEC charges city of Miami ex-budget director with fraud / Internal fund transfers misled bond investors, commission says." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 07/20/13]

2013 - Fracking chemicals didn't taint water, federal study finds - July 20th, 2013: "Fracking chemicals didn't taint water [Pennsylvania], federal study finds / But the preliminary results don't address all concernswith drilling." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 07/20/13]

2013 - Pakistan kills 15 militants - July 21st, 2013: "Pakistan kills 15 militants" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 07/21/13]

2013 - Moderate Earthquake / China - July 21st, 2013: "Quake [5.6] hits China ['killing at least 75 people and injuring more than 400']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 07/23/13]

*Link: http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000ijfc#scientific

*Trivia: "[...] The government's earthquake monitoring center said the quake was magnitude-6.6, while the U.S. Geological Survey said it was 5.9. Measurements can often vary, especially if different monitoring equipment is used. [....]" [Based on: A.P. article (94 dead, 1,000 injured in China quake / Coming rain could bring landslides to complicate relief efforts in the hard-hit farming region.), p. A11, S.L.P.D., 07/24/13]

2013 - Coordinated blasts hit Shiites in Iraq - July 21st, 2013: "Coordinated blasts hit Shiites in Iraq [07/20/13] / SAeven car bombs explode just after meal that breaks daily fast of Ramadan" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 07/21/13]

2013 - '67 borders basis for revival of talks, Palestinians say - July 21st, 2013: " '67 borders basis for revival of talks, Palestinians say" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 07/21/13]

2013 - Strong Earthquake / 46km ESE of Blenheim, New Zealand - July 21st, 2013: According to Preliminary Data (See: T.D. [Transcription Date] after link.) "A Strong earthquake occurred at 05:09:31 (UTC) on Sunday, July 21st, 2013. The magnitude 6.5 event [Location: 41.713°S, 174.443°E (Uncertainty ± 12.9 km); Depth 14.0 km (Uncertainty ± 2.6 km) was located @ 46km ESE of Blenheim, New Zealand"

[Based on: http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000iivv#scientific] - [T.D.- 07/23/13]

2013 - 13 killed in Iraq - July 22nd, 2013: "13 killed in Iraq [07/21/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 07/22/13]

2013 - Britain is abuzz with birth of prince - July 22nd, 2013: "[...] The royal birth announcement said the boy was born at 4:24 p.m. [07/22/13], weighing 8 pounds, 6 ounces. [....]" [Based on: A.P. article (Britain is abuzz with birth of prince), p. A6, S.L.P.D., 07/23/13]

2013 - Japan ruling bloc cruises to victory - July 22nd, 2013: "Japan ruling bloc [Liberal Democratic Party] cruises to victory [0721/13]" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 07/22/13]

2013 - Mortar shells hit market in Syria, killing 20 - July 22nd, 2013: "Mortar shells hit market in Syria, killing 20 [07/21/13] / Government attacks town held mainly by rebels a few hours ahead of meal that breaks Ramadan fast." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 07/22/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - July 23rd, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,545.55; Change: 1.81 (flat) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,695.53; Change: 3.44 (0.2%)."

[Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 07/23/13]

2013 - UBS settles - July 23rd, 2013: "[...] In 2011, the U.S. government sued UBS and 17 other financial firms for selling some $196 billion worth of mortgage-backed securities to housing financial agencies Fannie maw and freddie Mac. However, the securities turned toxic when the housing market collapsed." [Based on: BUSINESS DIGEST article (UBS settles), p. A6, S.L.P.D., 07/23/13]

2013 - EU targets Hezbollah - July 23rd, 2013: "EU targets Hezbollah ['placed ... on its terrorism list Monday']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 07/23/13]

2013 - Missouri's ticks spread new virus - July 23rd, 2013: "Missouri's ticks spread new virus [Heartland virus] / State tops nation in diseases caused by 'cesspool' of a bug." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 07/23/13]

2013 - Britain is abuzz with birth of prince - July 22nd, 2013: "[...] The royal birth announcement said the boy was born at 4:24 p.m. [07/22/13], weighing 8 pounds, 6 ounces. [....]" [Based on: A.P. article (Britain is abuzz with birth of prince), p. A6, S.L.P.D., 07/23/13]

2013 - Raids free hundreds of Iraqi prisoners - July 23rd, 2013: "Raids free hundreds of Iraqi prisoners [07/21/13]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 07/23/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - July 24th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,567.74; Change: 22.19 (0.1) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,692.39; Change: - 3.14 (- 0.2%)."

[Based on: p. A13, S.L.P.D., 07/24/13]

2013 - Oil rig evacuated after blowout - July 24th, 2013: "Oil rig evacuated [07/23/13] after blowout ['55 miles off the louisiana coast']" [Based on: Title for NATION DIGEST article (94 dead, 1,000 injured in China quake / Coming rain could bring landslides to complicate relief efforts in the hard-hit farming region.), p. A19, S.L.P.D., 07/24/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - July 25th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,542.24; Change: - 25.50 (- 0.2) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,685.94; Change: - 6.45 (- 0.4%)."

[Based on: p. A13, S.L.P.D., 07/25/13]

2013 - U.S. soda sales are fizzling out - July 25th, 2013: "U.S. soda sales are fizzling out" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 07/25/13]

2013 - No sheens near burning Gulf rig - July 25th, 2013: "No sheens near burning Gulf rig ['off Louisiana']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 07/25/13]

2013 - Dozens die as train derails in Spain - July 25th, 2013: "Dozens die as train derails in Spain [07/24/13] / Crash occurs on eve of religious festival that draws tens of thousands from around the world." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 07/25/13]

2013 - Egypt army signals possible crackdown - July 25th, 2013: "Egypt army signals possible crackdown [07/24/13] / Military chief calls for a mandate to go after Morsi supporters." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 07/25/13]

2013 - House rejects effort to halt NSA program - July 25th, 2013: "House rejects effort to halt NSA program [07/24/13] / 217-205 vote shows sharp divide in both parties." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 07/25/13]

2013 - Pope warns of 'idols' of money, power, pleasure - July 25th, 2013: "Pope warns of 'idols' of money, power, pleasure [07/24/13]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 07/25/13]

2013 - PCBs case against Monsanto can move forward, court says - July 25th, 2013: "[...] PCBs were manufactured by the original Monsanto company from the early 1930s until the 1970s, and were used in materials from electrical equipment to food packaging  to paint. Congress banned their manufacture in 1979. [....]" [Based on: Article (PCBs case against Monsanto can move forward, court says / The case is the first to address 'general population' exposure to PCBs.), p. A1, S.L.P.D., 07/25/13]

2013 - State cites 'deficiencies' in Bridgeton Landfill plan / St. Louis, Mo. - July 25th, 2013: "State cites 'deficiencies' in Bridgeton Landfill plan" [Based on: Title for article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 07/25/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - July 26th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,555.61; Change: 13.37 (0.1) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,690.25; Change: 4.31 (0.3%)."

[Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 07/26/13]

2013 - Unrest grows in Tunisia - July 26th, 2013: "Unrest grows in Tunisia ['following the assassination of a top opposition politician']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article (Unrest grows in Tunisia), p. A19, S.L.P.D., 07/26/13]

2013 - Toll mounts in Syrian war - July 26th, 2013: "The number of the dead ... has passed 100,000, the U.N. chief said Thursday']" [Based on: DIGEST article (Toll mounts in Syrian war), p. A19, S.L.P.D., 07/26/13]

2013 - Deadly blasts continue in Iraq - July 26th, 2013: "Deadly blasts continue in Iraq [07/25/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 07/26/13]

2013 - U.S. breaks up hacking network - July 26th, 2013: "U.S. breaks up hacking network ['Four Russian nationals and a Ukranian have been charged ... .']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 07/26/13]

2013 - SAC Capital charged with insider trading - July 26th, 2013: "SAC Capital charged with insider trading [07/25/13] / Accusations threaten to topple high-profile hedge fund; Cohen not named in indictment." [Based on: Title for A.P. article (Unrest grows in Tunisia), p. B6, S.L.P.D., 07/26/13]

2013 - Strong Earthquake / 48km ENE of Luganville, Vanuatu - July 26th, 2013: According to Preliminary Data (See: T.D. [Transcription Date] after link.) "A Strong earthquake occurred at 07:07:17 (UTC) on Sunday, July 21st, 2013. The magnitude 6.1 event [Location: 15.360°S, 167.586°E (Uncertainty ± 14.2 km); Depth 132.6 km (Uncertainty ± 5.0 km) was located @ 448km ENE of Luganville, Vanuatu"

[Based on: http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000ipje#scientific] - [T.D.- 08/03/13]

2013 - Wellston clears jail, unable to feed inmates / St. Louis, Mo. - July 26th, 2013: "Wellston [St. Louis, Mo.] clears jail, unable to feed inmates / Chief says city had stopped providing funds for meals." [Based on: Title for article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 07/26/13]

2013 - Blasts kill dozens in Pakistan - July 27th, 2013: "Blasts kill dozens in Pakistan [07/26/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 07/27/13]

2013 - Parasite outbreak / Cyclospora - July 27th, 2013: "Parasite outbreak [cyclospora] spreads to Missouri, infecting 2" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A3, S.L.P.D., 07/27/13]

2013 - Drones certified for civilian use - July 28th, 2013: "Drones certified for civilian use ['Insitu's Scan Eagle X200 and AeroVironment's PUMA']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 07/28/13]

2013 - EU, China reach solar panel deal - July 28th, 2013: "EU, China reach solar panel deal" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 07/28/13]

2013 - Giant magnet finally reaches lab near Chicago - July 27th, 2013: "Giant magnet finally reaches lab near Chicago [07/27/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 07/27/13]

2013 - Dozens of Morsi backers killed in clashes - July 28th, 2013: "Dozens of Morsi backers killed in clashes [07/27/13]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 07/28/13]

2013 - More than 1,000 inmates escape Libyan prison - July 28th, 2013: "More than 1,000 inmates escape Libyan prison [07/27/13]." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 07/28/13]

2013 - Gunman leads police on rampage through building - July 28th, 2013: "Gunman leads police on rampage through building [07/27/13] / He set fire, shot and killed 6 people to spark 8-hour standoff; SWAT stormed apartment and killed him." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 07/28/13]

2013 - Callaway nuclear plant is shut down after small fire / Missouri - July 28th, 2013: "Callaway nuclear plant [Missouri] is shut down after small fire [07/26/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 07/28/13]

2013 - Tropical Storm Flossie - July 29th, 2013: "[...] By 8 a.m. local time on July 29, Flossie’s sustained winds were at 40 miles per hour (35 knots, or 65 kilometers). The storm was expected to make landfall on Monday evening, either on the ' Big Island' of Hawaii or on Maui. [....]" [Based on: http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/NaturalHazards/view.php?id=81730]

2013 - Syrian troops advance in key city - July 29th, 2013: "Syrian troops advance [07/28/13] in key city [Homs]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 07/29/13]

2013 - Economic ills haunt most in U.S. - July 29th, 2013: "Economic ills haunt most in U.S. / Income gap between rich and poor has been widening." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 07/29/13]

2013 - $53 million jewel theft in France - July 29th, 2013: "$53 million jewel theft in France [07/28/13] / Luxury hotel in Cannes was hosting a temporary summer exhibit." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 07/29/13]

2013 - U.S. drone strike kills 5, Pakistan says - July 29th, 2013: "U.S. drone strike ['Shawal area of North Waziristan'] kills 5 [07/28/13], Pakistan says" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 07/29/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - July 30th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,521.97; Change: - 36.86 (- 0.2) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,685.33; Change: - 6.32 (- 0.4%)."

[Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 07/30/13]

2013 - FBI Director / James Comey - July 30th, 2013: "Senate confirms FBI pick [Jasmes Comey - 07/29/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 07/30/13]

2013 - Biotech industry launches GMO website - July 30th, 2013: "Biotech industry launches GMO website [07/29/13] / Industry hopes Q&A format will allay consumer concerns over modified seeds." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 07/30/13]

*Link: http://www.GMOAnswers.com

2013 - Wave of car bombings in Iraq kills dozens - July 30th, 2013: "Wave of car bombings in Iraq kills dozens [07/29/13]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 07/30/13]

2013 - Pope Francis on gay priests; 'Who am I to judge?' - July 30th, 2013: "Pope Francis on gay priests; 'Who am I to judge?' [07/29/13]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 07/30/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - July 31st, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,520.59; Change: - 1.38 (flat) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,685.96; Change: 0.63 (flat)."

[Based on: p. A11, S.L.P.D., 07/31/13]

2013 - 24 killed in blasts in Nigeria - July 31st, 2013: "24 killed in blasts in Nigeria [Kano]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 07/31/13]

2013 - Taliban militants storm prison in Pakistan - July 31st, 2013: "Taliban militants storm prison in Pakistan, free 248 inmates [07/30/13]" [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 07/31/13]

2013 - Manning cleared of aiding enemy, guilty of espionage - July 31st, 2013: "Manning cleared of aiding enemy, guilty of espionage [07/30/13]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 07/31/13]

2013 - Yellowstone's Steamboat Geyser sees rare erruption - July 31st, 2013: "[...] It's gone as long as 50 years without a major event. In 1964, it errupted a record 29 times. The last blast came in 2005. [....]" [Based on: A.P. article (Yellowstone's Steamboat Geyser sees rare erruption), p. A11, S.L.P.D., 08/01/13]

2013 - State appeals court rejects New York's ban on big sodas - July 31st, 2013: "State appeals court rejects New York's ban on big sodas [07/30/13]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 07/31/13]

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