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

August 2014

2014 - Astronomic Configuration - August 1st, 2014: "Sun [9 Cancer], Moon [22 Leo], Mercury [24 Gemini], Venus [9 Gemini], Mars [18 Libra], Jupiter [26 Cancer], Saturn [16 Scorpio R.], Uranus [16 Aries], Neptune [7 Pisces R.], Pluto [12 Capricorn R.], Chiron [17 Pisces R.]."

[Based on: http://www.biopscinst.com/bpi/ephm/E201408.html]

2014 - U.S. National Debt - August 1st, 2014: "U.S. National Debt Clock - The Outstanding Public Debt [U.S.A.] as of 02 July 2014 at 02:49:27 AM GMT is: $17,635,554,847,273.03. The estimated population of the United States is 318,531,156 so each citizen's share of this debt is $55,365.24. The National Debt has continued to increase an average of $2.46 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. - 08/01/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - August 1st, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,563.30; Change: - 317.06 (- 1.9 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,930.67; Change: - 39.40 (- 2.0 %). [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 08/01/14]

2014 - Israel, Hamas OK 72-hour cease-fire - August 1st, 2014: "Israel, Hamas OK 72-hour cease-fire ['to start today'] / But Kerry offers 'no guarantees' that conflict is ending" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 08/01/14]

2014 - Soil tests on Bridgeton fields show no radiation - August 1st, 2014: "Soil tests on Bridgeton fields [St. Louis County, Missouri] show no radiation / EPA says the athletic complex poses no risk, but officials are concerned about levels of lead detected by the EPA sweep." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 08/01/14]

2014 - See-through mice reveal details of inner anatomy - August 1st, 2014: "See-through mice reveal details of inner anatomy ['... The transparent rodents aren't alive ... .']" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 08/01/14]

2014 - Islamic hard-line militias declare control of Benghazi - August 1st, 2014: "Islamic hard-line militias declare control of Benghazi / Militants in Libya gain power before parliament forms." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 08/01/14]

2014 - CIA spied on Senate despite denials, internal review finds - August 1st, 2014: "CIA spied on Senate ['earlier this year'] despite denials, internal review finds / Director apologizes, but senators are livid." [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 08/01/14]

2014 - U.S. warns Americans not to travel to countries hit by Ebola outbreak - August 1st, 2014: "U.S. warns Americans not to travel to countries hit by Ebola outbreak / Outbreak has now claimed 700 lives in West Africa." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 08/01/14]

2014 - Hyundai recalls - August 2nd, 2014: "Hyundai recalls ['to fix suspension, brake and oil leak problems.']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 08/02/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - August 2nd, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,493.37; Change: - 69.93 (- 0.4%) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,925.15; Change: - 5.52 (- 0.3%). [Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 08/02/14]

2014 - Harley recalls bikes - August 2nd, 2014: "Harley recalls bikes ['ignition switch problems']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 08/02/14]

2014 - Ugandan court invalidates anti-gay law - August 2nd, 2014: "Ugandan court invalidates anti-gay law" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 08/02/14]

2014 - Obama says after 9/11, U.S. 'tortured some' - August 2nd, 2014: "Obama says after 9/11, U.S. 'tortured some' " [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 08/02/14]

2014 - Congress OKs $225 million for Israel's missile defense - August 2nd, 2014: "Congress OKs $225 million for Israel's missile defense / Obama reiterates support of self-defense." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 08/02/14]

2014 - HAMAS CAPTURES ISRAELI SOLDIER AS TRUCE SHATTERED - August 2nd, 2014: "HAMAS CAPTURES ISRAELI SOLDIER AS TRUCE SHATTERED / CEASE-FIRE UNRAVELS" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 08/02/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.9 - Federated States of Micronesia region (BETA) 2014-08-03 00:22:03 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000rzki#summary

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.1 - Federated States of Micronesia region (BETA) 2014-08-03 00:26:42 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000rzkl#summary

2014 - 17 soldiers killed around Baghdad - August 3rd, 2014: "17 soldiers killed around Baghdad." [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 08/03/14]

2014 - Water in Toledo, Ohio, contains toxin - August 3rd, 2014: "Water in Toledo, Ohio, contains toxin [microcystin]." [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 08/03/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake / Yunnan province, China - August 3rd, 2014: "Strong quake [magnitude 6.1] kills 367 in China [398 as of 08/05/14] / More than 1,800 people are injured and 12,000 homes collapsed in one southwest county." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 08/04/14]

*Links: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000rzmg#summary

2014 - Landslide dams river in Nepal; at least 8 killed - August 3rd, 2014: "Landslide dams river in Nepal; at least 8 killed [08/02/14] / Army to blast wall of mud, rocks to release water before it bursts through, floods villages." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A22, S.L.P.D., 08/03/14]

2014 - U.S. DOCTOR WITH EBOLA REACHES ATLANTA - August 3rd, 2014: "U.S. DOCTOR WITH EBOLA REACHES ATLANTA / He was infected while helping patients in Liberia, is being treated in high-tech isolation room." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 08/03/14]

2014 - Outbreak of fighting in Nagorno-Karabakh kills 15 - August 3rd, 2014: "Outbreak of fighting in Nagorno-Karabakh ['fighting between Azerbajian and Armenia over the disputed territory'] kills 15" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 08/03/14]

2014 - Dismantling California nuclear plant will cost $4.4 billion - August 3rd, 2014: "Dismantling California nuclear plant [San Onofre] will cost $4.4 billion ['but spent radioactive fuel will be held at the site indefinitely']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 08/03/14]

2014 - Died / James Brady - August 4th, 2014: "Reagan aide [James Brady] who backed gun control dies [08/04/14] at 73" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 08/05/14]

2014 - Portugal bails out bank - August 4th, 2014: "Portugal bails out bank [Banco Espirito Santo]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 08/04/14]

2014 - Hurricanes Iselle and Julio - August 4th, 2014: "In early August 2014, not one but two hurricanes were headed for the Hawaiian Islands. Storms arriving from the east are a relative rarity, and landfalling storms are also pretty infrequent. [... .]"

[Based on: http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/NaturalHazards/view.php?id=84145]

2014 - Syrian rebels kill Lebanese soldiers - August 4th, 2014: "Syrian rebels kill [10] Lebanese soldiers" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 08/04/14]

2014 - Fighting at airport in Libya kills 22 - August 4th, 2014: "Fighting at airport in Libya kills 22" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 08/04/14]

2014 - Wealth gap lasting into retirement / U.S.A. - August 4th, 2014: "Not-so-golden years: Wealth gap lasting into retirement [U.S.A.] / Lower-income workers face tough times as traditional pensions fade." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 08/04/14]

2014 - Second American with Ebola heads back to U.S. - August 4th, 2014: "Second American with Ebola heads back to U.S." [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 08/04/14]

2014 - Wildfires threaten homes, hospital in California - August 4th, 2014: "Wildfires threaten homes, hospital in California" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 08/04/14]

2014 - Israeli airstrike near U.N. shelter kills at least 10 Palestinians - August 4th, 2014: "Amid fighting, Israel pulls most troops from Gaza / Israeli airstrike near U.N. shelter kills at least 10 Palestinians." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 08/04/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - August 5th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,589.28; Change: 75.91 (0.5%) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,938.99; Change: 13.84 (0.7%). [Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 08/05/14]

2014 - Iraqi air force to protect Kurds - August 5th, 2014: "Iraqi air force to protect Kurds ['... battle a Sunni militant offensive']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 08/05/14]

2014 - Data breach / P.F. Chang's restaurants - August 5th, 2014: "2 P.F. Chang's restaurants here [St. Louis, Missouri] named in data breach" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 08/05/14]

2014 - Toledo drinking water ban is lifted - August 5th, 2014: "Toledo drinking water ban is lifted [08/04/14] / Researcher says algae blooms are likely to continue as a problem." [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 08/05/14]

2014 - McDonald's warns sales are worsening - August 5th, 2014: "McDonald's warns sales are worsening" [Based on: Title for Chicago Tribune article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 08/05/14]

2014 - U.S. agents in Cuba acted as civic groups - August 5th, 2014: "U.S. agents in Cuba acted as civic groups / Young Latin Americans were recruited for program." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 08/05/14]

2014 - Alabama abortion clinic law unconstitutional - August 5th, 2014: "Alabama abortion clinic law unconstitutional" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 08/05/14]

2014 - Israel, Hamas accept Egyptian cease-fire plan - August 5th, 2014: "Israel, Hamas accept Egyptian cease-fire plan / But both sides wary of 72-hour plan after repeated failures." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 08/05/14]

2014 - Storms kill man, damage 30 homes in California - August 5th, 2014: "Storms kill man, damage 30 homes in California ['damaged by flash flooding']" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 08/05/14]

2014 - GM Financial subpoenaed over subprime auto loans - August 5th, 2014: "GM Financial subpoenaed over subprime auto loans" [Based on: Title for Bloomberg News article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 08/05/14]

2014 - Bridgeton Landfill odor settlement is approved / St. Louis, Mo. - August 5th, 2014: "Bridgeton Landfill odor settlement ['A $6.8 million class action settlement'] is approved / About three-quarters of residents [St. Louis, Mo.] agree to the deal." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 08/05/14]

2014 - Typhoon Halong - August 6th, 2014: "[...] The storm had maximum sustained winds of 160 kilometers (100 miles) per hour, making it the equivalent of a category 2 hurricane. [... .]"

[Based on: http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/NaturalHazards/view.php?id=84142]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - August 6th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,429.47; Change: 139.81 (- 0.8%) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,920.21; Change: - 18.78 (- 0.1%). [Based on: p. A15, S.L.P.D., 08/06/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake / Indonesia - August 6th, 2014: "Strong undersea quake [6.1] hits Indonesia [08/06/14]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 08/07/14]

*Links: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000s0r6

2014 - U.S. commits $33 billion for Africa - August 6th, 2014: "U.S. commits $33 billion for Africa" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 08/06/14]

2014 - Fighting in Ukraine reaches Donetsk - August 6th, 2014: "Fighting in Ukraine reaches Donetsk / Russian troops are massing on border, Kiev reports." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 08/06/14]

2014 - SpaceX launches rocket with satellite - August 6th, 2014: "SpaceX launches rocket with satellite ['It was the fourth orbital launch ... this year and the 11th Falcon 9 flight. [... .]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article (Russian hackers steal 1.2 billion passwords), p. A22, S.L.P.D., 08/06/14]

2014 - Egypt digging new section of Suez Canal - August 6th, 2014: "Egypt digging new section of Suez Canal" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 08/06/14]

2014 - Wealth gap blamed for slow U.S. growth - August 6th, 2014: "[...] Adjusted for inflation, the top 0.01 percent's average earnings [U.S.A.] have jumped by a factor of seven since 1913. For the bottom 90 percent of Americans, average incomes after inflation have grown by a factor of just three since 1917 and have declined for the past 13 years." [Based on: A.P. article (Wealth gap blamed for slow U.S. growth / Rating agency pegs access to education, not higher taxes, as key to speedier recovery.), p. A14, S.L.P.D., 08/06/14]

2014 - Russian hackers steal 1.2 billion passwords - August 6th, 2014: "Russian hackers have stolen 1.2 billion user names and passwords in a series of Internet heists affecting 420,000 websites [...] Besides filching 1.2 billion online passwords, the hackers also have amassed 500 million email addresses that could help them engineer other crimes." [Based on: DIGEST article (Russian hackers steal 1.2 billion passwords), p. A21, S.L.P.D., 08/06/14]

2014 - Afghan soldier kills U.S. general, injures about 15 - August 6th, 2014: "Afghan soldier kills U.S. general [Maj. Gen. Harold Greene], injures about 15 [08/05/14]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 08/06/14]

2014 - Murdoch's Fox drops attempt to purchase Time Warner - August 6th, 2014: "Murdoch's Fox drops attempt to purchase Time Warner / Time Warner had rejected unsolicited $76 billion buyout." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 08/06/14]

2014 - Kurds from Turkey, Syria enter Iraq to battle Islamic State - August 6th, 2014: "Kurds from Turkey, Syria enter Iraq to battle Islamic State" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 08/06/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - August 7th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,443.34; Change: 13.87 (0.1%) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,920.24; Change: 0.03 (flat). [Based on: p. A11, S.L.P.D., 08/07/14]

2014 - Small Earthquake / Hawaii - August 7th, 2014: "Awaiting hurricane, Hawaii [08/07/14] hit by quake [4.5]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 08/08/14]

2014 - Car bombs kill 51 in Baghdad - August 7th, 2014: "Car bombs kill 51 in Baghdad [08/06/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 08/07/14]

2014 - Record BofA settlement close, source says - August 7th, 2014: "Record BofA settlement close, source says / Justice Department deal is meant to offer homeowners some relief from mortgage crisis." [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 08/07/14]

2014 - Target publicly endorses same-sex marriage - August 7th, 2014: "Target publicly endorses same-sex marriage" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 08/07/14]

2014 - U.S. terrorism database doubles in recent years - August 7th, 2014: "U.S. terrorism database doubles in recent years" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 08/07/14]

2014 - Oceans more tainted with mercury, study finds - August 7th, 2014: "In most of the world's oceans, levels of the metal mercury are double to triple what they were before the industrial revolution, a new study says. [... .]" [Based on: A.P. article (Oceans more tainted with mercury, study finds), p. A17, S.L.P.D., 08/07/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - August 8th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,368.27; Change: - 75.07 (- 0.5%) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,909.57; Change: - 10.67 (- 0.6 %). [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 08/08/14]

2014 - Obama signs VA health care law - August 8th, 2014: "Obama signs VA health care law / Reforms are already making their mark; waits down." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 08/08/14]

2014 - Russia responds to sanctions over Ukraine - August 8th, 2014: "Russia responds to sanctions over Ukraine / Food, other products from the West are banned." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 08/08/14]

2014 - AS MILITANTS TRIUMPH IN IRAQ, OBAMA TAKES ACTION - August 8th, 2014: "AS MILITANTS TRIUMPH IN IRAQ, OBAMA TAKES ACTION / U.S. DRAWN BACK IN / AIRSTRIKES AUTHORIZED - Obama approves targeted strikes against militants in Iraq. / HUMANITARIAN AID - American military planes drop food, water for trapped Yazidis. / NO GROUND TROOPS SENT - President vows he will not put combat troops on the ground." [Based on: Title for Tribune Washington Bureau article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 08/08/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.0 - 81km E of Mutsu, Japan (BETA) 2014-08-10 03:43:17 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000s1nc#summary

2014 - Wildfire / Oregon - August 9th, 2014: "Hundreds evacuate as Oregon wildfire threatens homes in wind-swept gorge [Columbia River Gorge]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 08/09/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - August 9th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,553.93; Change: 185.66 (1.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,931.59; Change: - 22.02 (1.2 %). [Based on: p. A6, S.L.P.D., 08/09/14]

2014 - Lee posts third-quarter loss - August 9th, 2014: "Lee [Lee Enterprises Inc.] posts third-quarter loss" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 08/09/14]

2014 - Israel-Hamas truce violently collapses - August 9th, 2014: "Israel-Hamas truce violently collapses [08/08/14] / Fighting deadlocks Egypt's attempt at mediation; exchange kills three Palestinian boys." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 08/09/14]

2014 - Latest GM recalls target 312,000 vehicles - August 9th, 2014: "Latest GM recalls target 312,000 vehicles / Carmaker is cleaning up old safety issues; largest is of Saturn Vue, for ignition problems." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 08/09/14]

2014 - Iselle shuts down Hawaii with damaging wind, rain - August 9th, 2014: "Iselle shuts down Hawaii with damaging wind, rain [08/08/14] / Hurricane Julio follows but is expected to veer north" [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 08/09/14]

2014 - Plans remain incomplete to contain fire in landfill / St. Louis Co., Mo. - August 9th, 2014: "Plans remain incomplete to contain fire in landfill [Bridgeton, Missouri] / EPA won't give timeline on building barrier." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 08/09/14]

2014 - Shiites in India want to fight in Iraq - August 10th, 2014: "Shiites in India want to fight in Iraq" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 08/10/14]

2014 - Girl swept away by 2004 tsunami, raised by stranger, rejoins family - August 10th, 2014: "Girl swept away by 2004 tsunami, raised by stranger, rejoins family" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 08/10/14]

2014 - Erdogan wins presidency in Turkey - August 11th, 2014: "Erdogan wins presidency in Turkey" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 08/11/14]

2014 - DAY OF PROTESTS / St. Louis, Missouri - August 11th, 2014: "DAY OF PROTESTS / HUNDREDS GATHER [08/10/14] TO MOURN UNARMED TEEN WHO WAS KILLED [08/09/14] BY POLICE / NIGHT OF FRENZY / AS THE HOURS WEAR ON, SOME IN FERGUSON TURN TO LOOTING, VIOLENCE." [Based on: FRONT PAGE article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 08/11/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - August 12th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,589.98; Change: 16.05 (0.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,936.92; Change: 5.33 (0.3 %). [Based on: p. A10, S.L.P.D., 08/12/14]

2014 - Liberian doctors to get experimental Ebola drug - August 12th, 2014: "Liberian doctors to get experimental Ebola drug / Treatment is in short supply; many have criticized decision to not administer to Africans." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 08/12/14]

2014 - Fake brain tissue could solve medical mysteries - August 12th, 2014: "Fake brain tissue could solve medical mysteries" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 08/12/14]

2014 - POLICE USE TEAR GAS TO DISPERSE CROWDS / St. Louis, Mo. - August 12th, 2014: "POLICE USE TEAR [08/11/14] GAS TO DISPERSE CROWDS [St. LOuis, Mo.]" [Based on: Title for STAFF REPORTS article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 08/12/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - August 13th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,560.54; Change: - 9.44 (- 0.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,933.75; Change: - 3.17 (- 0.2 %). [Based on: p. A11, S.L.P.D., 08/13/14]

2014 - Al Sharpton / St. Louis, Mo. - August 13th, 2014: "OUTCRY AND RESOLVE / SHARPTON TAKES PULPIT [08/12/14]: 'YOU'VE GOT ISSUES IN THIS CITY' / TENSE QUIET RETURNS TO FERGUSON [Missouri]; LEADERS MEET TO REASSURE RESIDENTS" [Based on: Title for STAFF REPORTS article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 08/13/14]

2014 - U.S. sends 130 more troops to Iraq - August 13th, 2014: "U.S. sends 130 more troops to Iraq / Hagel says 'assessors' are on a humanitarian mission." [Based on: Title for NEWS SERVICES article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 08/13/14]

2014 - India's new leader accuses Pakistan of terrorism - August 13th, 2014: "India's new leader [Narendra Modi] accuses Pakistan of terrorism" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 08/13/14]

2014 - At-Home DNA-based test for colon cancer is approve - August 13th, 2014: "At-Home DNA-based test for colon cancer is approved" [Based on: Title for STAFF & WIRE REPORTS article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 08/13/14]

2014 - Big yields push farmers to market carefully / U.S.A. - August 13th, 2014: "Big yields push farmers to market carefully [U.S.A.] / Record crops, low prices mean they must strategize to maximize profit." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 08/13/14]

2014 - Lightning starts dozens of new fires in Northwest / U.S.A. - August 13th, 2014: "Lightning starts dozens of new fires in Northwest [U.S.A.]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 08/13/14]

2014 - HACKER ACTIVISTS TARGET FERGUSON [Mo.] POLICE CHIEF - August 13th, 2014: "HACKER ACTIVISTS TARGET FERGUSON [Mo.], POLICE CHIEF" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 08/13/14]

2014 - More odor lawsuits filed against landfill owner / Bridgeton, Missouri - August 13th, 2014: "More odor lawsuits filed against landfill owner [Bridgeton Missouri]" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 08/13/14]

2014 - Group says Egypt authorities likely committed crimes against humanity - August 13th, 2014: "Group [Human Rights Watch] says Egypt authorities ['last August'] likely committed crimes against humanity" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 08/13/14]

2014 - Land Rover recalls - August 14th, 2014: "Land Rover [Jaguar Land Rover North America] recalls ['... front air bag on the passenger's side might not work properly in a crash.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 08/14/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - August 14th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,651.80; Change: 91.26 (0.6 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,946.72; Change: 12.97 (0.7 %). [Based on: p. A15, S.L.P.D., 08/14/14]

2014 - Pentagon reverses hairstyle rules for blacks - August 14th, 2014: "Pentagon reverses hairstyle rules for blacks ['a relaxation of hairstyle restrictions']" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 08/14/14]

2014 - A CITY ON EDGE / Ferguson, Missouri - August 14th, 2014: "A CITY ON EDGE / NIGHTLY STANDOFFS CONTINUE AS FERGUSON BEGINS CLEANUP / TEAR GAS USED TO BREAK UP PROTESTORS / OFFICER STILL NOT NAMED / REPORTERS ARRESTED" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 08/14/14]

2014 - Virginia same-sex couples can marry next week - August 14th, 2014: "Virginia same-sex couples can marry next week" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 08/14/14]

2014 - Record-setting rainstorm / Suburban New York - August 14th, 2014: "One is killed as NY suburbs get summer's worth ['more than a foot'] of rain in hours [08/13/14]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A22, S.L.P.D., 08/14/14]

2014 - Japan protests Russian military drills on disputed islands - August 14th, 2014: "Japan protests Russian military drills on disputed islands" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 08/14/14]

2014 - Syrian forces retake Damascus suburb - August 15th, 2014: "Syrian forces retake [08/14/14]  Damascus suburb [Mleiha]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 08/15/14]

2014 - U.S. sending more weapons to Lebanon - August 15th, 2014: "U.S. sending more weapons to Lebanon" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 08/15/14]

2014 - Throngs demand Pakistani leader's ouster - August 15th, 2014: "Throngs demand Pakistani leader's ouster / Convoy builds as it heads to Islamabad for opposition rally." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A23, S.L.P.D., 08/15/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - August 15th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,713.58; Change: 61.78 (0.4 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,955.18; Change: 8.46 (0.4 %). [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 08/15/14]

2014 - Missouri Highway Patrol / Ferguson, Missouri - August 15th, 2014: "A UNIFYING FORCE? / AMID BACKLASH, NIXON PUTS PATROL [Missouri Highway Patrol] IN CHARGE IN FERGUSON [08/14/14] / COUNTY PROSECUTOR BLASTS MOVE / HUNDREDS GATHER PEACEFULLY UNDER CHANGE OF TACTICS" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 08/15/14]

2014 - Hitchhiking robot nears end of Canadian trek - August 15th, 2014: "Hitchhiking robot [HitchBOT] nears end of Canadian trek ['he's traveled from Halifax, Nova Scotia, to Kelowna, British Columbia.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 08/15/14]

*Links: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4pWNQ3yUTJo

2014 - DIESEL BEING FREELY USED IN FRACKING / U.S.A. - August 15th, 2014: "DIESEL BEING FREELY USED IN FRACKING / Oil and gas drillers are supposed to have permits, but hundreds of wells don't, report says." [Based on: Title for Tribune Washington Bureau article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 08/15/14]

2014 - Long-defiant al-Maliki backs down, says he'll leave top post in Iraq - August 15th, 2014: "Long-defiant al-Maliki backs down, says he'll leave top post in Iraq / He gives support to rival for prime minister." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 08/15/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - August 16th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,662.91; Change: - 50.67 (- 0.3 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,955.06; Change: - 0.12 (flat). [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 08/16/14]

2014 - Boko Haram kidnaps 100 - August 16th, 2014: "Boko Haram kidnaps 100 ['earlier this month']" [Based on: Title (and text) for News Services article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 08/16/14]

2014 - Credit extended to Northrop - August 16th, 2014: "Credit extended to Northrop [Northrop Grumman Corp.]" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 08/16/14]

2014 - Car bomb kills 22 in Syria - August 16th, 2014: "Car bomb [08/15/14] kills 22 in Syria ['outside a mosque in an opposition-held town in southern Syria']" [Based on: Title (and text) for News Services article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 08/16/14]

2014 - Rick Perry indicted for veto pledge - August 16th, 2014: "Rick Perry indicted for veto pledge / Texas governor accused of abuse of power, coercion in fight to withhold corruption funds." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 08/16/14]

2014 - STORM AFTER CALM / Ferguson, Missouri - August 16th, 2014: "STORM AFTER CALM / QUIET NIGHT ERUPTS AS POLICE, PROTESTORS SQUARE OFF / BROWN IDENTIFIED IN VIDEO AS SHOPLIFTING SUSPECT - OFFICER IN FATAL SHOOTING NAMED [08/15/14]" [Based on: Title for Front Page Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 08/16/14]

2014 - Seeing Iraq horror, Europe agrees to send aid and arms - August 16th, 2014: "Seeing Iraq horror, Europe agrees to send aid and arms" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 08/16/14]

2014 - CURFEW DEFIED / Ferguson, Missouri - August 17th, 2014: "CURFEW DEFIED [08/16/14] / POLICE MOVE IN ON HOLDOUTS WHO STAYED AFTER MIDNIGHT / NIXON HAD DECLARED STATE OF EMERGENCY IN FERGUSON - SMOKE BOMBS HIT LAST OF CROWD" [Based on: Title for Front Page article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 08/17/14]

2014 - Yazidis were massacred by militants, survivors say - August 17th, 2014: "Yazidis were massacred by militants, survivors say / Iraqi men were reportedly led away, shot by Islamic State." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 08/17/14]

2014 - Israelis march in support of peace deal with Palestinians - August 17th, 2014: "Israelis march in support of peace deal with Palestinians [08/16/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 08/17/14]

2014 - Germans say they accidentally phone tapped Clinton, Kerry - August 17th, 2014: "Germans say they accidentally phone tapped Clinton [2012], Kerry [2013]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A24, S.L.P.D., 08/17/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.2 - 36km SE of Abdanan, Iran (BETA) 2014-08-18 02:32:05 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000s3np#summary

2014 - Hong Kong rally backs China - August 18th, 2014: "Hong Kong rally backs China [08/17/14] / Group denounces 'extreme' methods of pro-democracy activists." [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 08/18/14]

2014 - CLASHES, CHAOS / Ferguson, Missouri - August 18th, 2014: "CLASHES, CHAOS / POLICE AGAIN USE TEAR GAS ON FERGUSON PROTESTORS [08/17/14] / CASE MAY BE PIVOTAL FOR CIVIL RIGHTS - 20,000 SIGN PETITION FOR SPECIAL PROSECUTOR" [Based on: Title for Front Page article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 08/18/14]

2014 - Pope offers to 'walk together' with China - August 18th, 2014: "Pope offers to 'walk together' with China / He urges ongoing dialogue in sign of goodwill." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 08/18/14]

2014 - Iran pledges support for UN nuclear inquiry - August 18th, 2014: "Iran pledges support for UN nuclear inquiry" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 08/18/14]

2014 - Acid spill into rivers closes 88 schools in Mexico - August 18th, 2014: "Acid spill into rivers ['... 10 million gallons of acids from a copper mine into two rivers this month.'] closes 88 schools in Mexico" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 08/18/14]

2014 - Solar Wind - August 19th, 2014: "Solar wind speed: speed: 381.7 km/sec / density: 15.0 protons/cm3 ... Updated: Today at 2247 UT" [Based on: http://spaceweather.com/] - [T.D. - 08/19/14] 

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - August 19th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,838.74; Change: 175.83 (1.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,971.74; Change: 16.68 (0.9 %). [Based on: p. A12, S.L.P.D., 08/19/14]

2014 - U.S. backs Iraq in retaking Mosul Dam - August 19th, 2014: "U.S. backs Iraq in retaking Mosul Dam" [Based on: Title for McClatchy Foreign Staff article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 08/19/14]

2014 - Quasi-legal drug poses new lethal threat - August 19th, 2014: "Quasi-legal drug ['acetyl fentanyl - an opiate that is five to 15 times as powerful as heroin'] poses new lethal threat" [Based on: Title (and text) for Los Angeles Times article, p. A24, S.L.P.D., 08/19/14]

2014 - STREETS FLARE UP / Ferguson, Missouri - August 19th, 2014: "STREETS FLARE UP [08/18/14] / TEAR GAS FLIES, PASTORS LOCK ARMS TO BREAK UP CROWDS / NIXON LIFTS CURFEW IN FERGUSON, CALLS IN NATIONAL GUARD - PRIVATE AUTOPSY FINDS 6 SHOTS" [Based on: Title for Front Page article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 08/19/14]

2014 - Cyberthieves hit hospital operator / U.S.A. - August 19th, 2014: "Cyberthieves ['earlier this year'] hit hospital operator [Community Health Systems Inc.], taking patient data ['on more than 4 million patients']" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 08/19/14]

2014 - Iceland warns of possible volcanic eruption - August 19th, 2014: "Iceland warns of possible volcanic eruption" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 08/19/14]

2014 - Civilian convoy shelled near rebel-held city - August 19th, 2014: "Civilian convoy shelled near rebel-held city [08/18/14] / Ukranian government reports dozens are killed; separatists deny knowledge of attack." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 08/19/14]

2014 - At least 180 die after flooding in Nepal and India - August 19th, 2014: "At least 180 die after flooding in Nepal and India / Relief teams deliver aid to cut-off villages." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 08/19/14]

2014 - Protests grind life to a halt in Pakistani capital - August 19th, 2014: "Protests grind life to a halt in Pakistani capital" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 08/19/14]

2014 - Mystery airstrikes on militias kill 6 in Libyan capital - August 19th, 2014: "Mystery airstrikes on militias kill 6 in Libyan capital [08/18/14]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 08/19/14]

2014 - Demand for ivory in Asia leads to illegal killing of 100,000 elephants in 3 years - August 19th, 2014: "Demand for ivory in Asia leads to illegal killing of 100,000 elephants in 3 years / Experts warn widespread poaching could cause species' extinction." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 08/19/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - August 20th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,919.59; Change: 80.85 (0.5 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,981.60; Change: 9.86 (0.5 %). [Based on: p. A15, S.L.P.D., 08/20/14]

2014 - Flooding hits Arizona - August 20th, 2014: "Flooding hits Arizona [08/19/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 08/20/14]

2014 - EPA looks into Tyson Foods spill - August 20th, 2014: "EPA looks into Tyson Foods spill ['... discharge of a food supplement that allegedly led to pure amonia flowing into a southwest Missouri creek, killing more than 100,000 fish. ... May 16']" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 08/20/14]

2014 - Journalist may have been beheaded - August 20th, 2014: "Journalist [James Foley] may have been beheaded ['... as retribution for U.S. airstrikes in Iraq.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 08/20/14]

2014 - A DAY OF RECOVERY / Ferguson, Mo. - August 20th, 2014: "STREET VIOLENCE TAKES A BREAK - SERVICES FOR MICHAEL BROWN WILL BE MONDAY / A DAY OF RECOVERY / St. Louis - OFFICERS FATALLY SHOOT KNIFE-WIELDING MAN [08/19/14] / GRAND JURY - NIXON WON'T REMOVE McCULLOCH FROM CASE / FERGUSON - U.S. ATTORNEY GENERAL WILL BE HERE TODAY" [Based on: Title for Front Page article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 08/20/14]

2014 - Iraqi forces clash with Sunni militants - August 20th, 2014: "Iraqi forces clash with Sunni militants [08/19/14] / U.N. says it will begin a massive air, road and sea aid operation." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 08/20/14]

2014 - Afghanistan keeps reporter in country - August 20th, 2014: "Afghanistan keeps reporter in country [08/19/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 08/20/14]

2014 - WWII bomb found near German airport - August 20th, 2014: "WWII bomb found near German airport [08/19/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 08/20/14]

2014 - Crash in Argentina kills pope's relatives - August 20th, 2014: "Crash in Argentina kills pope's relatives [08/19/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 08/20/14]

2014 - Gov. Perry is booked on felony counts - August 20th, 2014: "Gov. Perry [U.S.A.] is booked on felony counts [08/19/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 08/20/14]

2014 - Mudslides kill at least 8 near Hiroshima - August 20th, 2014: "Mudslides kill at least 8 near Hiroshima" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 08/20/14]

2014 - California teens arrested in school plot - August 20th, 2014: "California teens arrested in school plot / Police monitored the two boys' Internet activity after getting a tip they were planning an attack." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 08/20/14]

2014 - Batavia, Ill., residents sue over coal plant - August 20th, 2014: "Batavia, Ill., residents sue over coal plant / Customers say promoter Peabody Energy knew electricity would cost more than promised." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 08/20/14]

2014 - Thousands march on Pakistan's parliament - August 20th, 2014: "Thousands march on Pakistan's parliament [08/19/14] / They break through barricades; 30,000 security forces await them." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 08/20/14]

2014 - Hamsas rockets break cease-fire; Israel responds - August 20th, 2014: "Hamsas rockets break cease-fire [08/19/14]; Israel responds" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 08/20/14]

2014 - Ex-CEO of Mamtek is ordered to repay $1.3 million in fraud - August 20th, 2014: "Ex-CEO [Bruce Cole] of Mamtek is ordered to repay $1.3 million in fraud" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 08/20/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - August 21st, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 16,979.13; Change: 59.54 (0.4 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,986.51; Change: 4.91 (0.2 %). [Based on: p. A12, S.L.P.D., 08/21/14]

2014 - FTC fines Berkshire Hathaway - August 21st, 2014: "FTC fines Berkshire Hathaway [$896,000]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 08/21/14]

2014 - Hamas leader evades airstrike - August 21st, 2014: "Hamas leader evades airstrike ['that killed his wife and infant son'] / Israelis, Palestinians resume attacks as truce ends." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A22, S.L.P.D., 08/21/14]

2014 - Same-sex unions delayed / Virginia - August 21st, 2014: "Same-sex unions delayed / Supreme Court puts lower court ruling in Virginia on hold." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 08/21/14]

2014 - GRAND JURY CONVENES / St. Louis, Missouri - August 21st, 2014: "GRAND JURY CONVENES [08/20/14] / ALL EVIDENCE MAY NOT BE PRESENTED UNTIL MID-OCTOBER" [Based on: Title for Front Page article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 08/21/14]

2014 - Barnes & Noble, Samsung collaborate on new tablet - August 21st, 2014: "Barnes & Noble, Samsung collaborate on new tablet ['The 7-inch Samsung galaxy Tab 4 Nook will sell for $179']" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 08/21/14]

2014 - Australian leader makes quick work of green policies - August 21st, 2014: "Australian leader [Tony Abbott] makes quick work of green policies / Abbott comes under fire as 'environmental vandal.' " [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A25, S.L.P.D., 08/21/14]

2014 - Ukranian troops take back much of rebel-held territoty - August 21st, 2014: "Ukranian troops take back much of rebel-held territoty" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A22, S.L.P.D., 08/21/14]

2014 - Old Farmer's Almanac predicts colder winter, hotter summer - August 21st, 2014: "Old Farmer's Almanac predicts colder winter, hotter summer" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 08/21/14]

2014 - Ford recalls - August 22nd, 2014: "Ford recalls" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. B3, S.L.P.D., 08/22/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - August 22nd, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 17,039.49; Change: 60.36 (0.4 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,992.37; Change: 5.86 (0.3 %). [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 08/23/14]

2014 - Hostess to close Twinkie mother plant - August 22nd, 2014: "Hostess to close Twinkie mother plant [in suburban Chicago]" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. B3, S.L.P.D., 08/22/14]

2014 - Israel kills three Hamas military chiefs - August 22nd, 2014: "Israel kills three Hamas military chiefs [08/21/14] / Surgical airstrike hit just as they stepped out from hideouts; 10,000 reservists are called up." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 08/22/14]

2014 - Drought brings hunger in Central America - August 22nd, 2014: "Drought brings hunger in Central America" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 08/22/14]

2014 - U.S. judge strikes down Florida's same sex marriage ban - August 22nd, 2014: "U.S. judge strikes down Florida's same sex marriage ban" [Based on: Title for NATION DIGEST article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 08/22/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - August 23rd, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 17,001.22; Change: - 38.27 (- 0.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,988.40; Change: - 3.97 (- 0.2 %). [Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 08/23/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake / Chile - August 23rd, 2014: "Strong earthquake [6.4] hits Chile [08/23/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 08/24/14]

*Links: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000s5rc#summary

2014 - Hamas executes 18 to deter leaks - August 23rd, 2014: "Hamas executes 18 to deter leaks [08/22/14] / Death toll soars since collapse of cease-fire with Israel." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 08/23/14]

2014 - M5.6 solar flare - August 24th, 2014: "An explosion in the magnetic canopy of emerging sunspot AR2151 hurled a dense and twised plume of plasma into space. The Solar and Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO) recorded a bright coronal mass ejection emerging from the blast site ... ."

[Based on: http://spaceweather.com/] - [T.D. - 08/24/14]

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.0 - 6km NW of American Canyon, California (BETA) 2014-08-24 10:20:44 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/nc72282711#summary

2014 - Strong Earthquake - "M6.9 - 43km ENE of Tambo, Peru (BETA) 2014-08-24 23:21:45 UTC"

*Link: http://comcat.cr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000s5x1#summary

2014 - Tropical storm is headed for Bahamas - August 24th, 2014: "Tropical storm is headed for Bahamas" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 08/24/14]

2014 - Invasive insect threatens Florida citrus - August 24th, 2014: "Invasive insect [Asian citrus psyllid] threatens Florida citrus / There is no cure, and nearly all of the state's groves are infected; production is down sharply." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A24, S.L.P.D., 08/24/14]

2014 - Bombings inflame political unrest in Iraq - August 24th, 2014: "Bombings [08/23/14] inflame political unrest in Iraq [Kirkuk] / At least 42 die in attacks Saturday, following assault on Sunni mosque." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 08/24/14]

2014 - American hostage in Syria is freed - August 25th, 2014: "American hostage in Syria [Theo Curtis] is freed [08/24/14] / He had been held for nearly 2 years by al-Qaida group." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 08/25/14]

2014 - Islamic State captures Syrian air base - August 25th, 2014: "Islamic State captures Syrian air base" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 08/25/14]

2014 - San Diego flight is forced to land in Phoenix - August 25th, 2014: "San Diego flight [Flight 362] is forced to land in Phoenix [08/24/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 08/25/14]

2014 - Drone downed near nuclear site is from Israel, Iran says - August 25th, 2014: "Drone downed near nuclear site is from Israel, Iran says" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 08/25/14]

2014 - Palestinian president prepares appeal to UN for statehood - August 25th, 2014: "Palestinian president prepares appeal to UN for statehood" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 08/25/14]

2014 - Hurricane Cristobal - August 26th, 2014: "Hurricane Cristobal [08/26/14] brings rain, deaths ['at least five']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 08/27/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - August 26th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 17,076.87; Change: 75.65 (0.4 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,997.92; Change: 9.52 (0.5 %). [Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 08/26/14]

2014 - Burger King eyes move north - August 26th, 2014: "Burger King eyes move north / Deal with Tim Hortons would save chain on U.S. taxes." [Based on: Title for Staff & Wire reports article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 08/26/14]

2014 - Ukranian president dissolves parliament - August 26th, 2014: "Ukranian president dissolves parliament [08/25/14]" [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 08/26/14]

2014 - Liberian doctor who got Ebola treatment dies - August 26th, 2014: "Liberian doctor who got Ebola treatment dies" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 08/26/14]

2014 - Angry soldier commits suicide at post in Virginia - August 26th, 2014: "Angry soldier commits suicide at post in Virginia [08/25/14] / No others were hurt; motive still uncertain." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 08/26/14]

2014 - Mayo Clinic offers at-home colorectal cancer test - August 26th, 2014: "Mayo Clinic offers at-home colorectal cancer test" [Based on: Title for NATION DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 08/26/14]

2014 - War-weary Israelis depart border towns by hundreds - August 26th, 2014: "War-weary Israelis depart border towns by hundreds" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 08/26/14]

2014 - Amazon buys gamer site Twitch for $1 billion, beating Google - August 26th, 2014: "Amazon buys gamer site Twitch for $1 billion, beating Google / Deal, its largest ever, nets 55 million monthly users." [Based on: Title for News Services article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 08/26/14]

2014 - Best Buy tumbles - August 27th, 2014: "Best Buy tumbles ['second-quarter net income fell 45 percent']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 08/27/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - August 27th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 17,106.70; Change: 29.83 (0.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 2000.02; Change: 2.01 (0.1 %). [Based on: p. A11, S.L.P.D., 08/27/14]

2014 - HP recalls power cords - August 27th, 2014: "HP recalls power cords ['notebook computer AC cords ... because of possible overheating']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 08/27/14]

2014 - Detroit shutting water off - August 27th, 2014: "Detroit shutting water off ['to people who have not paid bills']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 08/27/14]

2014 - Ancient Mayan sites found - August 26th, 2014: "Ancient Mayan sites found ['in the state of Campeche']" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 08/27/14]

2014 - Tunisia to get $60 million from U.S. - August 27th, 2014: "Tunisia to get $60 million from U.S. ['... an additional $60 million in military aid next year.']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 08/27/14]

2014 - Federal judges blast gay marriage bans - August 26th, 2014: "Federal judges [U.S.A.] blast gay marriage bans / Attorneys defending laws in Wisconsin and Indiana face tough questions in appellate court." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 08/27/14]

2014 - U.N. copter shot down in South Sudan - August 26th, 2014: "U.N. copter shot down [08/26/14] in South Sudan ['near Bentiu']" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 08/27/14]

2014 - Social media users shy away from opinions - August 27th, 2014: "Social media users shy away from opinions / Facebook, Twitter might encourage self-censorship of users who fear offending others, even offline, study shows." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 08/27/14]

2014 - Shots fired at Brown may have been recorded - August 27th, 2014: "Shots fired at Brown may have been recorded" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 08/27/14]

2014 - Putin and Poroshenko meet for bilateral talks - August 27th, 2014: "Putin and Poroshenko meet for bilateral talks / No quick resolution to fighting in Ukraine; key issue remains ties with EU vs. Russia." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 08/27/14]

2014 - American woman is being held hostage in Syria - August 27th, 2014: "American woman is being held hostage in Syria / Aid worker, 26, was captured last year by Islamic State." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 08/27/14]

2014 - Israel and Hamas agree to an open-ended cease-fire - August 27th, 2014: "Israel and Hamas agree to an open-ended cease-fire / But dealing with contentious issues is put off." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 08/27/14]

2014 - Suzuki recall - August 28th, 2014: "Spiders force recall [Suzuki midsize cars]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 08/28/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - August 28th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 17,122.01; Change: 15.31 (0.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 2000.12; Change: 0.10 (flat). [Based on: p. A11, S.L.P.D., 08/28/14]

2014 - Kia to make vehicles in Mexico - August 28th, 2014: "Kia to make vehicles in Mexico" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 08/28/14]

2014 - Another doctor dies of Ebola in Sierra Leone - August 28th, 2014: "Another doctor dies of Ebola in Sierra Leone" [Based on: Title for DIGEST, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 08/28/14]

2014 - Groups seek endangered status for monarch - August 28th, 2014: "Groups seek endangered status for monarch" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 08/28/14]

2014 - 400 girls sexually exploited in English city, report finds - August 28th, 2014: "1,400 girls sexually exploited in English city, report finds / Only a few perpetrators were ever convicted; critics say leaders ignored problem for years." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 08/28/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - August 29th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 17,079.57; Change: - 42.44 (- 0.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,996.74; Change: - 3.38 (- 0.2). [Based on: p. C3, S.L.P.D., 08/29/14]

2014 - Turkish president is sworn in - August 29th, 2014: "Turkish president is sworn in [08/28/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 08/29/14]

2014 - Landslide hits Chinese villages - August 29th, 2014: "Landslide ['killed at least 14 people'] hits Chinese villages [Guizhou provinces]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 08/29/14]

2014 - Amoeba found in Louisiana water supply - August 29th, 2014: "Amoeba ['A dangerous amoeba ... .'] found in Louisiana water supply" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 08/29/14]

2014 - New analysis will shift search for Malaysian jet - August 29th, 2014: "New analysis will shift search for Malaysian jet / Telephone call to plane after it dropped off radar provides information." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 08/29/14]

2014 - JPMorgan investigating possible cyberattack - August 29th, 2014: "JPMorgan investigating possible cyberattack" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. C10, S.L.P.D., 08/29/14]

2014 - Ozone in Colorado mountains is dismaying news - August 29th, 2014: "Ozone in Colorado mountains is dismaying news" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A22, S.L.P.D., 08/29/14]

2014 - Jihadists kill at least 160 captured Syrian soldiers - August 29th, 2014: "Jihadists kill at least 160 captured Syrian soldiers" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 08/29/14]

2014 - Hong Kong officials raid pro-democracy activist's home - August 29th, 2014: "Hong Kong officials raid pro-democracy activist's [Jimmy Lai] home [08/28/14]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 08/29/14]

2014 - Economy grew 4.2 percent in second quarter / U.S.A. - August 29th, 2014: "Economy [U.S.A.] grew 4.2 percent in second quarter" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. C3, S.L.P.D., 08/29/14]

2014 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - August 30th, 2014: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 17,098.45; Change: 18.88 (0.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 2,003.37; Change: 6.63 (0.3). [Based on: p. A10, S.L.P.D., 08/30/14]

2014 - U.S. fights invasion of giant snails - August 30th, 2014: "U.S. fights invasion of giant snails ['giant African snail] / Creatures imported illegally threaten crops and people." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 08/30/14]

2014 - Syrian rebels attack U.N. peacekeepers - August 31st, 2014: "Syrian rebels [08/30/14] attack U.N. peacekeepers ['in the Golan heights'] / 44 from Fiji have been detained; Ban demands release." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 08/30/14]

2014 - Saudi king warns Islamic State could launch attacks on West - August 31st, 2014: "Saudi king warns Islamic State could launch attacks on West" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 08/30/14]

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