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

September 2017

2017 - Astronomic Configuration - September 1st, 2017: "Sun [8 Virgo], Moon [10 Capricorn], Mercury [29 Leo R.], Venus [7 Leo], Mars [27 Leo], Jupiter [22 Libra], Saturn [21 Sagittarius], Uranus [28 Aries R.], Neptune [12 Pisces R.], Pluto [17 Capricorn R.], Chiron [27 Pisces R.]." [Based on: http://www.biopscinst.com/bpi/ephm/E201709.html]

2017 - U.S. National Debt? - September 1st, 2017: Over 19 trillion dollars? (See link)

*Link: http://www.usdebtclock.org/

2017 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - September 1st, 2017: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 21,948.10; Change: 55.67 (0.3 %) / S&P 500 - Close 2,471.65; Change: 14.06 (0.6 %)." [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 09/01/17]

2017  Chile's economic officials all quit - September 1st, 2017: "Chile's economic officials all quit ['... resigned after the Cabinet split over a decision to block a $2.5 billion Iron-ore project in northern Chile for environmental reasons.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 09/01/17]  

2017  Brown to meet with Putin on climate change - September 1st, 2017: "Brown [California's governor, Jerry Brown] to meet with Putin on climate change" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 09/01/17]

2017  Wells Fargo finds 1.4 million more sham accounts - September 1st, 2017: "Wells Fargo finds 1.4 million more sham accounts / News could hinder bank's attempt to move on" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. B1, S.L.P.D., 09/01/17]  

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/business/wp/2017/08/31/wells-fargo-finds-an-additional-1-4-million-fake-accounts/?utm_term=.cfbdfb392d4d

*Reference Links: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wells_Fargo

2017  U.S. freezes aid to force Pakistan to go after terrorists - September 1st, 2017: "U.S. freezes aid to force Pakistan to go after terrorists" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 09/01/17]  

2017  U.S. bombers, fighters send strong warning to N. Korea - September 1st, 2017: "U.S. bombers, fighters send strong warning to N. Korea ['... bombing drills with ally South Korea on Thursday ... .']" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 09/01/17]  

2017  Blasts rock flood-crippled chemical plant / Houston, Texas - September 1st, 2017: "Blasts rock flood-crippled chemical plant ['At least 2 tons of highly unstable chemicals ... exploded and burned ... Thursday ... .'] / Risk management plan of facility near Houston had been criticized by safety experts in 2016" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 09/01/17]

2017  EPA updates public on cleanup plans for West Lake Landfill - September 1st, 2017: "[...] On Thursday, EPA officials [...] told residents that a decision on a cleanup strategy is at least several months away. [...] 'Without an entire grid testing of the complex, the community is not satisfied.' said Doug Clemens, a founding member and former chair of the West Lake Community Advisory Group, a volunteer organization. [...] 'You cannot remediate a site that has not been fully characterized,' he said." [Based on: Article (EPA updates public on cleanup plans for West Lake Landfill), p. A2, S.L.P.D., 09/01/17]

2017  Message to new Russian ambassador: Close San Francisco, D.C., N.Y. offices - September 1st, 2017: "Message to new Russian ambassador: Close San Francisco, D.C., N.Y. offices / Retaliatory move heightens tension as relations unravel" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 09/01/17]  

2017 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - September 2nd, 2017: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 21,987.56; Change: 39.46 (0.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close 2,476.55; Change: 4.90 (0.2 %)." [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 09/02/17]

2017  Tropical storm Lidia - September 2nd, 2017: "Tropical storm Lidia is blamed for 4 deaths; Irma is up next" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 09/02/17]  

2017  Dow and DuPont complete merger - September 2nd, 2017: "Dow and DuPont complete merger" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 09/02/17]  

2017  Kenyan court tosses president's election win, calls for new vote - September 2nd, 2017: "Kenyan court tosses president's election win, calls for new vote" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 09/02/17]  

2017  Hepatitis A threatens San Diego County - September 3rd, 2017: "Hepatitis A threatens San Diego County ['... the outbreak started last November.']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 09/01/17]  

2017  MATTIS WARNS N. KOREA - September 4th, 2017: "HYDROGEN BOMB THREAT ['North Korea's claimed test of a hydrogen bomb'] COULD MEET 'MASSIVE MILITARY RESPONSE' / MATTIS WARNS N. KOREA" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 09/04/17]  

2017  Israel arrests ex-aide to Netanyahu - September 4th, 2017: "Israel arrests ex-aide to Netanyahu" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 09/04/17]  

2017 Massive WWII-era bomb is successfully defused in Germany - September 4th, 2017: "Massive WWII-era bomb is successfully defused in Germany" [Based on: Title for picture article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 09/04/17]

2017  More Rohingya pour into Bangladesh; camps at full capacity - September 4th, 2017: "[...] Some 73,000 people have crossed the border since violence erupted Aug. 25 in Myanmar's Rakhine state [... .]" [Based on: A.P. article (More Rohingya pour into Bangladesh; camps at full capacity), p. A15, S.L.P.D., 09/04/17]  

2017  Wildfires surge amid blazing temperatures in the West  / U.S.A. - September 4th, 2017: "Wildfires surge amid blazing temperatures in the West / Evacuation order for LA is lifted, but parks, homes across West are in danger" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 09/04/17]  

2017  Hazardous waste illegally trucked into state / Missouri - September 5th, 2017: "Hazardous waste ['Thirteen million pounds ... .'] illegally trucked into state [Missouri], feds say / Millions of pounds have been stored in Franklin County ['Franklin County flood plain'] for nearly 4 years" [Based on: Title (and text) for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 09/05/17]  

2017 - Hurricane Irma - September 6th, 2017: "Florida on edge as Hurricane Irma nears / Most powerful storm ever in Atlantic Ocean now threatening Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 09/06/17]  

2017 - TRUMP ENDS DACA - September 6th, 2017: "TRUMP ENDS DACA / PROGRAM HAD SHIELDED 'DREAMERS' FROM DEPORTATION / President gives Congress a window to save it through immigration reform" [Based on: Title for Front Page article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 09/06/17]  

2017 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - September 6th, 2017: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 21,753.31; Change: - 234.25 (- 1.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close 2,457.85; Change: - 18.70 (- 0.8 %)." [Based on: p. A13, S.L.P.D., 09/06/17]

2017 - X9-class Solar Flare - "On Sept. 6th at 1202 UT, sunspot AR2673 unleashed a major X9.3-class solar flare--the strongest solar flare in more than a decade. X-rays and UV radiation from the blast ionized the top of Earth's atmosphere, causing a strong shortwave radio blackout over Europe, Africa and the Atlantic Ocean: [... .]"

[Based on: http://www.spaceweather.com/archive.php?view=1&day=06&month=09&year=2017]

2017 - Lego to cut 1,400 employees - September 6th, 2017: "Lego to cut 1,400 employees" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 09/06/17]  

2017 - Zika virus may rout brain tumors - September 6th, 2017: "Zika virus may rout brain tumors" [Based on: Title for Front Page article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 09/06/17]  

2017 - Albanian military welcome U.S. trucks - September 6th, 2017: "Albanian military welcomes U.S. trucks ['... as part of a $12 million aid package.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 09/06/17]  

2017 - U.N. chief cites rise in natural disasters - September 6th, 2017: "U.N. chief cites rise in natural disasters ['... have nearly quadrupled in number since 1970 and the United States has experienced the most disasters since 1995, followed by China and India ... .']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 09/06/17]  

2017 - Ash from wildfire blankets Portland area - September 6th, 2017: "Ash from wildfire blankets Portland area / Miles of interstate shut down through scenic Columbia Gorge" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 09/06/17]  

2017 - Vitamin retailer to seek bankruptcy protection - September 6th, 2017: "Vitamin retailer [Vitamin World] to seek bankruptcy protection" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 09/06/17]

2017 - Tech firm to pay $3.5 million over preloaded software - September 6th, 2017: "Tech firm [Lenovo] to pay $3.5 million over preloaded software [VisualDiscovery software]" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 09/06/17]  

2017 - Lee descendant resigns as pastor over racial justice comment - September 6th, 2017: "Lee descendant resigns as pastor over racial justice comment" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 09/06/17]  

2017 - Great Earthquake - September 7th, 2017: "MEXICO EARTHQUAKE / At least 61 killed in massive quake [8.1 magnitude]" [Based on: Title for article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 09/09/17]   

*Trivia:
"
Earthquake death toll hits 360 in Mexico" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A23, S.L.P.D., 10/01/17] 

2017 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - September 7th, 2017: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 21,807.64; Change: 54.33 (0.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close 2,465.54; Change: 7.690 (0.3 %)." [Based on: p. A11, S.L.P.D., 09/07/17]

2017 - 'Assembly line' of torture detected by rights group / Egypt - September 7th, 2017: " 'Assembly line' of torture detected by rights group / Egyptian police act with impunity, group says" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 09/07/17]  

2017 - Syrian government behind sarin attack in April, U.N. probe finds - September 7th, 2017: "Syrian government behind sarin attack in April, U.N. probe finds" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 09/07/17]  

2017 - Wildfire-weary West coughs through late-season fire surge / U.S.A. - September 7th, 2017: "[...] This year was supposed to be mild after an extremely wet winter and spring but has ended up one of the worst in U.S. history in the acreage of land burned [... .]" [Based on: A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 09/07/17]

2017 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - September 8th, 2017: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 21,784.78; Change: - 22.86 (- 0.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close 2,465.10; Change: - 0.44 (flat)." [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 09/08/17]

2017 - Mountains of garbage pile up in Texas - September 8th, 2017: "[...] For now, the piles big and small have become evidence of sorts of the losses from more than 200,000 damaged homes up and down the Texas coast. [N.P.] Not only are the heaps eysores , but they are starting to give off a musty funk. And the longer they sit, officials warn they could become havens for mold, not to mention snakes, rats, skunks and other critters. [... .]" [Based on: A.P. article (Mountains of garbage pile up in Texas / FEMA helping to remove tons of waste in aftermath of Harvey), p. A9, S.L.P.D., 09/08/17]    

2017 - Houston's next big storm: Mosquitoes - September 8th, 2017: "Houston's next big storm: Mosquitoes" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 09/08/17] 

2017 - $32.4 million robocall lawsuit / St. Louis, Mo. - September 8th, 2017: "[...] The calls went out to promote the 'Last Ounce of Courage,' a movie about 'faith, family and freedom' [... .]" [Based on: Article (Federal judge here awards $32.4 million in robocall lawsuit), p. A3, S.L.P.D., 09/08/17] 

*Links: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Last_Ounce_of_Courage

2017 - Data breach at Equifax exposes 143 million to ID theft - September 8th, 2017: "Data breach at Equifax exposes 143 million to ID theft" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 09/08/17]  

2017 - Senate OKs bill linking disaster aid to debt limit / U.S.A. - September 8th, 2017: "Senate [U.S.A. OKs bill linking disaster aid to debt limit" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 09/08/17] 

2017 - Lawmakers want to ban Confederate statues from U.S. Capitol - September 8th, 2017: "Lawmakers want to ban Confederate statues from U.S. Capitol" [Based on: Title for NATION DIGEST article (Prevalence of painkillers may be linked to dip in male employment), p. A11, S.L.P.D., 09/08/17]   

2017 - Prevalence of painkillers may be linked to dip in male employment - September 8th, 2017: "[...] unemployed men and women both reported higher use of painkillers than their counterparts with jobs. [... .]" [Based on: Washington Post article (Prevalence of painkillers may be linked to dip in male employment), p. A10, S.L.P.D., 09/08/17]  

2017 - X8-class Solar Flare - September 10th, 2017: "Departing sunspot AR2673 erupted again on Sept.10th (1606 UT), producing a major X8-class solar flare.  Protons accelerated toward Earth by the explosion are swarming around our planet now, causing a moderately strong solar radiation storm. [... .]" 

[Based on: http://www.spaceweather.com/archive.php?view=1&day=10&month=09&year=2017]

2017 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - September 9th, 2017: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 21,797.79; Change: 13.01 (0.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close 2,461.43; Change: - 3.67 (- 0.1 %)." [Based on: p. A7, S.L.P.D., 09/09/17]

2017 - French carmaker PSA hit by diesel fraud report - September 9th, 2017: "French carmaker PSA hit by diesel fraud report" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 09/09/17] 

2017 - Hurricane Irma - September 10th, 2017: "[...] The Keys [Florida Keys] felt Irma's full fury when the storm blew ashore as a category 4 hurricaine Sunday [09/10/17]" [Based on: Front Page article (IRMA GRINDS NORTH / ESTIMATED 13 MILLION WITHOUT POWER IN FLORIDA), p. A1, S.L.P.D., 09/12/17]

2017 - Pakistan tops 207 million people - September 10th, 2017: "Pakistan tops 207 million people" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 09/10/17] 

2017 - Biopharmaceutical company to settle kickback claims - September 10th, 2017: "Biopharmaceutical company [Galena Biopharma] to settle kickback claims ['will pay more than $7.5 million']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A26, S.L.P.D., 09/10/17] 

2017 - DNR: No sign of leaks at waste storage site / Franklin County, Missouri - September 10th, 2017: "... a federal indictment alleges that 9 million pounds of waste was dug up from Mississippi and and illegally transported to a warehouse in the flood plain in rural Franklin County near the Missouri River. [...] The spent bead blast waste was generated by the removal of paint from military planes, tanks and other equipment. An additional 4 million pounds came from elsewhere. [... .]" [Based on: A.P. article (DNR: No sign of leaks at waste storage site), p. A3, S.L.P.D., 09/10/17] 

2017 - Heavy rain, floods hit Italy - September 11th, 2017: "Heavy rain, floods hit Italy; at least six killed in Tuscany [09/10/17]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 09/11/17] 

2017 - Netanyahu's son drops anti-semitic meme - September 11th, 2017: "[...] The image, posted by Neyanyahu on Friday ['removed ... from his Facebook page on Sunday'], appeared to be a local take on a classic anti-Semetic cartoon suggesting that Jews control the United States. It has appeared widely on extreme all-right websites." [Based on: DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 09/11/17]

*Trivia: "[...] The meme, captioned 'the food chain,' features a photo of George Soros dangling the world in front of a reptilian creature, who dangles an alchemy symbol in front of a caricature of an illuminati figure reminiscent of the anti-Semitic 'happy merchant' image. The other figures in the chain are former Prime Minister Ehud Barak, anti-Netanyahu protest leader Eldad Yaniv and Meni Naftali, a former chief caretaker at the Netanyahus’ official residence who implicated Sara Netanyahu in the case she is being indicted in. [... .]"

[Based on: https://www.haaretz.com/israel-news/1.811441]

2017 - "60 Minutes" Interview / Steve Bannon - September 11th, 2017: "Few spared as Bannon slams Trump's foes [09/10/17]" [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 09/11/17]

2017 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - September 12th, 2017: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 22,067.37; Change: 259.58 (1.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close 2,488.11; Change: 26.68 (1.1 %)." [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 09/12/17]

2017 - Militants attack convoy in Egypt's Sinai - September 12th, 2017: "Militants attack convoy in Egypt's Sinai, kill 18 officers [09/11/17]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 09/12/17]

2017
- U.N. approves new, watered-down sanctions against North Korea - September 12th, 2017: "U.N. approves new, watered-down sanctions against North Korea / Ban on all oil imports, sought by Trump, is modified; no asset freeze" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 09/12/17]

2017 - Hurricane Jose - September 13th, 2017: "Hurricane Jose weakening to tropical storm" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 09/13/17]

2017 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - September 13th, 2017: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 22,118.86; Change: 61.49 (0.3 %) / S&P 500 - Close 2,496.48; Change: 8.37 (0.3 %)." [Based on: p. A13, S.L.P.D., 09/13/17]

2017 - Cyclones Talim and Doksuri - September 13th, 2017: "In early September 2017, three hurricanes churned in the Atlantic Basin. A week later, the Northwest Pacific Basin was dealing with multiple typhoons. [N.P.] The Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) on Suomi NPP captured this image [see link] of a pair of storms - Talim and Doksuri - at 2:06 p.m. local time (6:06 Universal Time) on September 13, 2017."

[Based on: https://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/NaturalHazards/view.php?id=90972]

2017 - Apple launches $999 iPhone X - September 13th, 2017: "Apple launches $999 iPhone X" [Based on: Title for REUTERS article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 09/13/17]

2017 - Larry Rice sells KNLC television station - September 13th, 2017: "Larry Rice sells KNLC television station [St. Louis, Mo.]" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A3, S.L.P.D., 09/13/17]

2017 - U.N. chief appoints first envoy for oceans - September 13th, 2017: "U.N. chief appoints first envoy for oceans" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 09/13/17]

2017 - Centene buys Fidelis, enters N.Y. market - September 13th, 2017: "Centene buys Fidelis [Fidelis Care], enters N.Y. market" [Based on: Title for REUTERS article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 09/13/17]

2017 - Norway Prime Minister wins second term - September 13th, 2017: "Norway Prime Minister [Erna Solberg] wins second term" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 09/13/17]

2017 - American household income finally tops its 1999 peak - September 13th, 2017: "American household income finally tops its 1999 peak" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 09/13/17]

2017 - Brazilian gold miners at bar bragged about massacring rainforest natives - September 13th, 2017: "Brazilian gold miners at bar bragged about massacring rainforest natives" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 09/13/17]

2017 - Hurricane Max - September 14th, 2017: "Hurricane Max strikes Mexico" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 09/15/17]

2017 - Typhoon Talim - September 14th, 2017: "The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite captured this image [see link] of Typhoon Talim in the East China Sea at 10:15 a.m. local time (02:15 Universal Time) on September 14, 2017. [... .]" [Based on: https://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/NaturalHazards/view.php?id=90983]

2017 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - September 14th, 2017: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 22,158.18; Change: 39.32 (0.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close 2,498.37; Change: 1.89 (0.1 %)." [Based on: p. A13, S.L.P.D., 09/14/17]

2017 - Three killed by blast in Kabul - September 14th, 2017: "Three killed by blast ['suicide bomber attacked a cricket stadium'] in Kabul [09/13/17]" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 09/14/17]

2017 - U.S. drone strikes kill 6 in Somalia - September 14th, 2017: "U.S. drone strikes kill 6 in Somalia" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 09/14/17]

2017 - EPA postpones water pollution rule - September 14th, 2017: "EPA postpones ['for two years'] water pollution rule ['to curb water polluiton form coal-fired power plants']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 09/14/17]

2017 - EU overturns Italian ban on GMO corn - September 14th, 2017: "EU overturns Italian ban on GMO corn" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 09/14/17]

2017 - School shooting / Rockford, Washington - September 14th, 2017: "Student killed confronting shooter at high school [Freeman highschool in Rockford]; assailant arrested [09/13/17]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 09/14/17]

2017 - Four killed in mosque bombing in Cameroon - September 14th, 2017: "Four killed in mosque bombing ['suicide attack by a girl'] in Cameroon [09/13/17]" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 09/14/17]

2017 - Bad flu season in Australia gives heads-up for U.S. illness - September 14th, 2017: "Bad flu season in Australia gives heads-up for U.S. illness" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 09/14/17]

2017 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - September 15th, 2017: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 22,203.48; Change: 45.30 (0.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close 2,495.62; Change: - 2.75 (- 0.1 %)." [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 09/15/17]

2017 - Dallas removes Lee statue - September 15th, 2017: "Dallas removes Lee statue" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 09/15/17]

2017 - Cotton buyers turn to India - September 15th, 2017: "The world's top cotton buyers, all in Asia, are flocking to India to secure supplies after fierce storms in the United States, the biggest exporter of the fiber, affected the size and quality of the crop, dealers said. [...] In 2016, the United States exported 86 percent of its cotton, 69 percent of which went to Asia, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture." [Based on: BUSINESS DIGEST article (Cotton buyers turn to India), p. B3, S.L.P.D., 09/15/17]

2017 - Attacks in Iraq kill at least 50 - September 15th, 2017: "Attacks in Iraq kill at least 50 [09/14/17]" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 09/15/17]

2017 - "What Happened" / Hillary Clinton - September 15th, 2017: "In book ['What Happened'], Clinton remains defiant about her defeat" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 09/15/17]

2017 - House passes $1.2 trillion spending bill, boosts military - September 15th, 2017: "House passes [211-198] $1.2 trillion spending bill, boosts military / Measure scales back Trump's proposed cuts to domestic programs" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 09/15/17]

2017 - Cambodia freezes MIA searches in protest over U.S. visas - September 15th, 2017: "Cambodia freezes MIA searches in protest over U.S. visas" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 09/15/17]

2017 - 29 regional EPA employees leave amid national wave of buyouts - September 15th, 2017: "29 regional EPA employees [St. Louis, Mo.] leave amid national wave of buyouts" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 09/15/17]

2017 - Tillerson prods China as North Korea launches another missile [09/14/17] - September 15th, 2017: "Tillerson prods China as North Korea launches another missile" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 09/15/17]

2017 - Poll: 93 percent of Mexicans have 'no confidence' in U.S. president - September 15th, 2017: "Poll: 93 percent of Mexicans have 'no confidence' in U.S. president / Respondents question judgement of trump in international affairs, are strongly opposed to wall" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 09/15/17]

2017 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - September 16th, 2017: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 22,268.34; Change: 64.86 (0.3 %) / S&P 500 - Close 2,500.23; Change: 4.61 (0.2 %)." [Based on: p. A10, S.L.P.D., 09/16/17]

2017 - STOCKLEY NOT GUILTY / St. Louis, Mo. - September 16th, 2017: "STOCKLEY [Jason Stockley] NOT GUILTY [St. Louis, Mo.]" [Based on: Title (and text) for Front Page article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 09/16/17]

2017 - Saturn spacecraft makes fiery, final dive - September 16th, 2017: "Saturn spacecraft [Cassini] makes fiery, final dive [09/15/17]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 09/16/17]

2017 - Environmentalists get win in U.S. coal lawsuit - September 16th, 2017: "Environmentalists get win in U.S. coal lawsuit" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 09/16/17]

2017 - Venezuela switches to Chinese to list oil prices - September 16th, 2017: "Venezuela switches to Chinese [Chinese currency] to list oil prices" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 09/16/17]

2017 - UK threat level at 'critical' after bombing in subway - September 16th, 2017: "UK threat level at 'critical' after bombing in subway [09/15/17] / Defective device explodes, injuring 29 during rush hour in London" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 09/16/17]

2017 - Third of ice in Asia's glaciers could be lost to global warming by end of this century - September 17th, 2017: "Third of ice in Asia's glaciers could be lost to global warming by end of this century" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A27, S.L.P.D., 09/17/17]

2017 - Storms kill at least eight in Romania - September 18th, 2017: "Storms kill at least eight in Romania [09/17/17]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 09/18/17]

2017 - Disability backlog tops 1 million / U.S.A. - September 18th, 2017: "Disability backlog tops 1 million; thousands die on waiting list" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 09/18/17] 

*Links: http://apps.npr.org/unfit-for-work/
  https://www.cbpp.org/research/geographic-pattern-of-disability-receipt-largely-reflects-economic-and-demographic-factors 

2017 - China charges nine with dumping toxic waste - September 18th, 2017: "China charges nine with dumping toxic waste ['... tens of thousands of tons of toxic waste into a section of the Yangtze River near Shanghai ... .']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 09/18/17]

2017 - DOJ: INSUFFICIENT EVIDENCE TO CHARGE STOCKLEY - September 18th, 2017: "NO CIVIL RIGHTS CASE / DOJ: INSUFFICIENT EVIDENCE TO CHARGE STOCKLEY [St. Louis, Mo.]" [Based on: Title for FRONT PAGE article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 09/18/17]

2017 - Ban on N. Korean clothing exports will hurt women - September 18th, 2017: "Ban on N. Korean clothing exports will hurt women / Intricate garment work employs thousands" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 09/18/17]

2017 - Hurricane Maria - September 19th, 2017: "Hurricane Maria threatens islands / Battered Caribbean nations prepare for Category 5 storm" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 09/19/17]

2017 - Major Earthquake - September 19th, 2017: "Strong quake [7.1] rattles Mexico / Buildings collapse, scores are killed ['at least 140 people'] and trapped in debris as thousands flee in fear" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 09/20/17]

*Trivia: "[...] Tuesday's magnitude 7.1 quake killed at least 245 people in central Mexico and injured more than 2,000. [... .]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 09/22/17]

2017 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - September 19th, 2017: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 22,331.38; Change: 63.01 (0.3 %) / S&P 500 - Close 2,503.87; Change: 3.64 (0.1 %)." [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 09/19/17]

2017
- First U.S. base on Israeli soil is celebrated - September 19th, 2017: "First U.S. base on Israeli soil is celebrated ['... will serve dozens of soldiers operating a missile defense system. ... .']" [Based on: Title (and text) for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 09/19/17]

2017 - Harvey leaves evidence of spills at toxic site - September 19th, 2017: "Harvey leaves evidence of spills at toxic site [U.S. Oil Recovery]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 09/19/17]

2017 - Senate passes $700 billion bill for defense spending - September 19th, 2017: "Senate passes [89-8] $700 billion bill for defense spending" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 09/19/17]

2017 - Viewing politics as industry reveals a duopoly that doesn't serve its customers - September 19th, 2017: "Viewing politics as industry reveals a duopoly that doesn't serve its customers" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS article by David Nicklaus, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 09/19/17]

*Links: http://www.hbs.edu/news/releases/Pages/why-competition-us-politics-industry-failing.aspx

2017 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - September 20th, 2017: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 22,370.80; Change: 39.45 (0.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close 2,506.65; Change: 2.78 (0.1 %)." [Based on: p. A11, S.L.P.D., 09/20/17]

2017 - Hepatitis A. strikes LA County - September 20th, 2017: "Hepatitis A. strikes LA County" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 09/20/17]

2017
- Appeals court blocks soda warnings - September 20th, 2017: "Appeals court blocks soda warnings [U.S.A.]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 09/20/17]

2017 - Ram trucks recalled for safety issue - September 20th, 2017: "Ram trucks recalled for safety issue ['water pumps could be defective']" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 09/20/17]

2017 - Kenyan judges who nullified vote face threats - September 20th, 2017: "Kenyan judges who nullified vote face threats" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 09/20/17]

2017 - EPA looks to allow use of dicamba next year - September 20th, 2017: "EPA looks to allow use of dicamba next year, with more safeguards" [Based on: Title for REUTERS article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 09/20/17]

2017 - Trump threatens to 'totally destroy' N. Korea - September 20th, 2017: "Trump threatens to 'totally destroy' N. Korea / In U.N. speech, he also takes swipes at Iran and Venezuela" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 09/20/17]

2017 - Maria slams Dominica, takes aim at Puerto Rico - September 20th, 2017 "Maria slams Dominica, takes aim at Puerto Rico / Hurricane spurs warnings of yet more devastation, loss of life and livelihoods, need for massive rebuilding" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 09/20/17]

2017 - Toys R Us gets loan to purchase holiday inventory - September 20th, 2017: "Toys R Us gets loan to purchase holiday inventory" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 09/20/17]

2017 - Three congressmen arrested at Trump Tower protest - September 20th, 2017: "Three congressmen arrested [Reps. Raul Grijalva, Luis Gutierrez and Adriano Espaillat] at Trump Tower protest" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 09/20/17]

2017 - Brentwood-based Post Holdings to buy Bob Evans farms for $1.5 billion - September 20th, 2017: "Brentwood-based Post Holdings to buy Bob Evans farms for $1.5 billion" [Based on: Title for Staff & Wire reports article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 09/20/17]

2017 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - September 21st, 2017: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 22,412.59; Change: 41.79 (0.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close 2,508.24; Change: 1.59 (0.1 %)." [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 09/21/17]

2017 - California suing over border wall - September 21st, 2017: "California suing over border wall" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 09/21/17]

2017 - 50 nations sign weapons ban treaty - September 21st, 2017: "[...] first treaty to ban nuclear weapons ... The world's existing nuclear powers oppose it, saying a ban could be dangerous. [... .]" [Based on: DIGEST article (50 nations sign weapons ban treaty), p. A18, S.L.P.D., 09/21/17]

2017 - Hackers in Iran targeting aviation industry - September 21st, 2017: "Hackers in Iran targeting aviation industry ['the aviation and peytrochemical industries in Saudi Arabia, the U.S. and South Korea']" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 09/21/17]

2017 - EPA nominee once helped chemical industry - September 21st, 2017: "EPA nominee [Michael Dourson] once helped chemical industry / Critics say close ties could present a conflict of interest" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 09/21/17]

2017 - Maria knocks out all power to Puerto Rico - September 21st, 2017: "Maria knocks out all power to Puerto Rico" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 09/21/17]

2017 - Wal-Mart to rely on existing staff for holiday crush - September 21st, 2017: "Wal-Mart [U.S.A] to rely on existing staff for holiday crush" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 09/21/17]

2017 - Panera CEO challenges fast-food titans to eat kids' meals for a week - September 21st, 2017: "Panera CEO challenges fast-food titans to eat kids' meals for a week" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 09/21/17]

2017 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - September 22nd, 2017: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 22,359.23; Change: - 53.36 (- 0.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close 2,500.60; Change: - 7.64 (- 0.3 %)." [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 09/22/17]

2017 - Sessions gives gangs warning - September 22nd, 2017: "[...] Sessions told law enforcement officials in Boston that they could not allow violent street gangs such as MS-13 to turn cities into war zones." [Based on: DIGEST article (Sessions gives gangs warning), p. A16, S.L.P.D., 09/22/17]

2017 - French protest new labor laws - September 22nd, 2017: "['... public opposition to the long-touted changes that will give more power to employers to hire and fire workers.']" [Based on: WORLD DIGEST article (French protest new labor laws), p. A17, S.L.P.D., 09/22/17]

2017 - Poland, others in NATO drill troops - September 22nd, 2017: "Thousands of Polish and other NATO troops have launched major defensive exercises in Poland's north amid security concerns raised by war games recently held by neighboring Russia and Belarus. [... .]" [Based on: WORLD DIGEST article (Poland, others in NATO drill troops), p. A17, S.L.P.D., 09/22/17]

2017 - Health care executive sentenced in fraud case - September 22nd, 2017: "Health care executive sentenced in fraud case / He gets 366 days in prison, must repay Medicare $1.77 million" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 09/22/17]

http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/health-care-ceo-gets-year-in-prison-for-fraud/article_70e697bf-68cc-56e7-92a3-9b54bed39e12.html
2017
- Facebook will disclose its ads linked to Russia - September 22nd, 2017: "Facebook will disclose its ads linked to Russia / Social media giant faced pressure to share data with Congress on political meddling" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 09/22/17]

2017 - Sierra Nevada gets first snowfall of ... summer - September 22nd, 2017: "Sierra Nevada gets first snowfall of ... summer ['on the last day of summer']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 09/22/17]

2017 - Trump moves to widen sanctions against N. Korea - September 22nd, 2017: "Trump moves to widen sanctions against N. Korea / China may impose banking limits" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 09/22/17]

2017 - Congo leads in sex abuse allegations against U.N. - September 22nd, 2017: "Congo leads in sex abuse allegations against U.N. / Assault, exploitation by peacekeepers is back in spotlight with fresh calls for reform" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 09/22/17]

2017 - Lead-tainted water led to 'horrifyingly large' spike in fetal deaths, study finds - September 22nd, 2017: "[... maternal lead exposure is linked to 'fetal death, prenatal growth abnormalities, reduced gestational period, and reduced birth weight.' [... .]" [Based on: Washington Post article (Lead-tainted water led to 'horrifyingly large' spike in fetal deaths, study finds / Health research looks at fallout from contamination in Flint, Mich.), p. A18, S.L.P.D., 09/22/17]

2017 - Strong Earthquake - September 23rd, 2017: "Mexico staggered by 3rd major earthquake [6.1]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 09/24/17] 

2017 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - September 23rd, 2017: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 22,349.59; Change: - 9.64 (flat) / S&P 500 - Close 2,502.22; Change: 1.62 (0.1 %)." [Based on: p. A11, S.L.P.D., 09/23/17]

2017 - Mazda recalls 60,000 sedans - September 23rd, 2017: "Mazda recalls 60,000 sedans ['because a wiring problem could knock out power-assisted steering and the passenger air bag.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 09/23/17]

2017 - HPE to cut at least 5,000 employees - September 23rd, 2017: "HPE [Hewlett Packard] to cut at least 5,000 employees ['or about 10 percent of its workforce.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 09/23/17]

2017 - iPhone 8 gets muted launch around globe - September 23rd, 2017: "iPhone 8 gets muted launch around globe" [Based on: Title for REUTERS article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 09/23/17]

2017 - Iran seeks help to build atomic reactor - September 24th, 2017: "Iran seeks help to build atomic reactor" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 09/24/17]

2017 - 'Hazardous' waste found at Harvey-flooded sites - September 24th, 2017: "... 517 containers of  'unidentified, potentially hazardous material' ... At least seven Superfund sites in and around Houston were flooded in the days after Harvey's record-shattering rain stopped." [Based on: NATION DIGEST article ('Hazardous' waste found at Harvey-flooded sites), p. A4, S.L.P.D., 09/24/17] 

2017 - N. Korea warns of  'inevitable' attack on U.S. mainland - September 24th, 2017: "N. Korea warns [09/23/17] of  'inevitable' attack on U.S. mainland" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 09/24/17]

2017 - Superbug's spread to Vietnam threatens control of malaria - September 24th, 2017: "Superbug's spread to Vietnam threatens control of malaria ['... malaria resistant to artemisinin has been reported in five provinces and was threatening to spread nationwide. [... .]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A30, S.L.P.D., 09/24/17]

2017 - Aleppo hit by airstrike - September 25th, 2017: "Aleppo hit by airstrike [09/24/17]" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 09/25/17]

2017 - Man kills 1, wounds 7 in Tennessee church - September 25th, 2017: "Man kills 1, wounds 7 in Tennessee church [09/24/17] / Usher is pistol-whipped but confronts shooter, who then shoots himself; motive remains undetermined" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 09/25/17]

2017 - Maria damage has set Puerto Rico back decades, official says - September 25th, 2017: "Maria damage has set Puerto Rico back decades, official says" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 09/25/17] 

2017 - Merkel wins fourth term but nationalists surge in Germany - September 25th, 2017: "Merkel wins fourth term [09/24/17] but nationalists surge in Germany" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 09/25/17]

2017 - Bannon says taking down 'liberal' GOP establishment is his first goal - September 25th, 2017: "Bannon says taking down 'liberal' GOP establishment is his first goal" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 09/25/17]

2017 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - September 26th, 2017: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 22,296.09; Change: - 53.50 (- 0.2%) / S&P 500 - Close 2,496.66; Change: - 5.56 (- 0.2 %)." [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 09/26/17]

2017 - Bass Pro acquires Cabela's - September 26th, 2017: "Bass Pro acquires Cabela's, leaves nebraska town worried" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 09/25/17]

2017 - Target to raise its minimum wage - September 26th, 2017: "Target to raise its minimum wage / Hourly pay will reach $15 by the end of 2020" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 09/26/17]

2017 - ABB buys GE unit for $2.6 billion - September 26th, 2017: "ABB buys GE unit for $2.6 billion" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 09/25/17]

2017 - 1 million sought to join gene study - September 26th, 2017: "In a quest to end cookie-cutter health care, U.S. researchers are getting ready to recruit more than 1 million people for an unprecedented study to learn how our genes, environments and lifestyles interact - and to finally customize ways to prevent and treat disease. [... .]" [Based on: A.P. article (1 million sought to join gene study / Researchers hope to someday customize disease treatments), p. A13, S.L.P.D., 09/26/17]

*Links: https://allofus.nih.gov/
              https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQId1TfpwPaYiDIGlxEhlkA

2017 - Lowe's steps into augmented reality game - September 26th, 2017: "Lowe's steps into augmented reality game ['... to make it easier to envision what a piece of furniture will look like in your home or office.']" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 09/25/17]

2017 - Weiner gets 21 months for sexting with teen - September 26th, 2017: "EX-CONGRESSMAN HITS 'ROCK BOTTOM' / Weiner gets 21 months for sexting with teen" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 09/25/17]

2017 - Violent crime increases in U.S. for second year - September 26th, 2017: "Violent crime increases in U.S. for second year" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 09/25/17]

2017 - 1.3 million settles clergy abuse lawsuit in Seattle - September 26th, 2017: "$1.3 million settles clergy abuse lawsuit in Seattle" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 09/26/17]

2017 - North Korean diplomat says Trump has 'declared war' - September 26th, 2017: "North Korean diplomat says Trump has 'declared war' ['... by tweeting that North Korea's leadership led by Kim Jong Un "won't be around much longer," ... .']" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 09/26/17]

2017 - 2 of nation's largest media organizations announce merger - September 26th, 2017: "2 of nation's [U.S.A.] largest media organizations [Community Newspaper Holdings & Raycom Media Inc.] announce merger" [Based on: Title for Staff & Wire reports article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 09/25/17]

2017 - Died / Hugh Hefner - September 27th, 2017: "Playboy magazine founder dies at 91 ['of natural causes']" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 09/27/17]

2017 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - September 27th, 2017: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 22,284.32; Change: - 11.77 (- 0.1%) / S&P 500 - Close 2,496.84; Change: 0.18 (flat)." [Based on: p. A11, S.L.P.D., 09/27/17]

2017 - Equifax CEO Smith is out after breach - September 27th, 2017: "Equifax CEO Smith is out after breach / 'Botched response' to massive hack blamed; he is still expected to appear before Congress" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 09/27/17]

2017 - Angola gets new president after 38 years - September 27th, 2017: "Angola gets new president after 38 years" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 09/27/17]

2017 - SEC chairman grilled on EDGAR breach - September 27th, 2017: "SEC chairman grilled on EDGAR ['its online corporate financial disclosure system'] breach" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 09/27/17]

2017 - Palestinian man kills three Israelis near Jerusalem - September 27th, 2017: "Palestinian man kills three Israelis near Jerusalem [09/26/17]" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 09/27/17]

2017 - St. Louis drops to 2nd place for highest STD rates - September 27th, 2017: "St. Louis drops to 2nd place [after Etowah County, Alabama] for highest STD rates" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A3, S.L.P.D., 09/27/17]

2017 - Doctor gets 40 months for smuggling growth hormone - September 27th, 2017: "Doctor ['with a clinic in Mexico'] gets 40 months for smuggling growth hormone ['to a St. Louis County doctor and his patients.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for Article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 09/27/17]

2017 - GOP consultant denies collusion with Russia during Trump campaign - September 27th, 2017: "GOP consultant [Roger Stone] denies collusion with Russia during Trump campaign" [Based on: Title (and text) for Tribune Washington Bureau article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 09/27/17]

2017 - Moore's victory in Alabama strikes at GOP establishment - September 27th, 2017: "Moore's [Roy Moore] victory in Alabama strikes at GOP establishment" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 09/27/17]

2017 - Lawsuit: Waitress fired over religious objection to pants - September 27th, 2017: "Lawsuit: Waitress fired over religious objection to pants ['... a Pentecostal woman by refusing to let her wear a denim skirt instead of blue jeans ... her religion prohibits her from wearing pants.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 09/27/17]

2017 - Final three defendants in case of synthetic drugs begin trial - September 27th, 2017: "Final three defendants in case of synthetic drugs ['synthetic cathinones or cannabinoids'] begin trial" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A3, S.L.P.D., 09/27/17]

2017 - Cuba requests urgent meeting with U.S. over mysterious ailments - September 27th, 2017: "Cuba requests urgent meeting with U.S. over mysterious ailments" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 09/27/17]

2017 - Survey finds 40 percent of adults in U.S. struggle to pay their bills - September 27th, 2017: "[...] It also found 34 percent have experienced material hardships in the last year such as running out of food or not having enough money for medical treatment. [... .]" [Based on: REUTERS article (Survey finds 40 percent of adults in U.S. struggle to pay their bills), p. A11, S.L.P.D., 09/27/17]

2017 - New sanctions from U.S. hit eight North Korean banks, 26 workers - September 27th, 2017: "New sanctions from U.S. hit eight North Korean banks, 26 workers" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 09/27/17]

2017 - Iraq, Iran and Turkey united in opposition to Iraqi Kurds' drive for independence - September 27th, 2017: "Iraq, Iran and Turkey united in opposition to Iraqi Kurds' drive for independence" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 09/27/17]

2017 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - September 28th, 2017: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 22,340.71; Change: 56.39 (0.3%) / S&P 500 - Close 2,507.04; Change: 10.20 (0.4 %)." [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 09/28/17]

2017 - Volcanic Activity / Mt. Agung - September 28th, 2017: "Exodus from Bali volcano nears 100,000 as tremors intensify ['... hundreds of tremors from the mountain are recorded daily. ... 800 earthquakes so far Wednesday ... .'] / 'Big' chance of eruption, experts warn" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 09/28/17]

2017 - Landslide kills family in El Salvador - September 28th, 2017: "Landslide ['touched off by days of torrential rain'] kills family in El Salvador [09/28/17]" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 09/30/17]

2017 - Interpol approves Palestinian membership - September 28th, 2017: "Interpol approves Palestinian membership [09/27/17]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 09/28/17]

*Links: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Interpol

2017 - Brazilian state schools allowed to teach religion - September 28th, 2017: "Brazilian state schools allowed to teach religion" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 09/28/17]

2017 - Russia says it has destroyed all chemical weapons - September 28th, 2017: "Russia says it has destroyed all chemical weapons" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 09/28/17]

2017 - Taliban attack Kabul airport to disrupt U.S. envoy's visit - September 28th, 2017: "Taliban attack Kabul airport to disrupt U.S. envoy's visit [09/27/17] / U.S. retaliation strikes civilians; officials fear security breach" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 09/28/17]

2017 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - September 29th, 2017: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 22,381.20; Change: 40.49 (0.2%) / S&P 500 - Close 2,510.06; Change: 3.02 (0.1 %)." [Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 09/28/17]

2017 - Feud with Hamas fouls Gaza beaches - September 29th, 2017: "Feud with Hamas fouls Gaza beaches" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 09/29/17]

2017 - How tax plan benefits Trump, staffers - September 29th, 2017: "How tax plan benefits Trump, staffers / Some estimates show that half the cut would go to top 1 percent, saving them $150,000 a year" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 09/29/17]

2017 - Missouri leads U.S. in shootings by kids - September 29th, 2017: "Missouri leads U.S. in shootings by kids ['In Missouri this year , there have been 18 unintentional shootings by children ... .']" [Based on: Title (and text) for Article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 09/29/17]

2017 - Twitter ties accounts to Russian operatives - September 29th, 2017: "Twitter ties accounts to Russian operatives / 201 pages shut down; probe widens into how Kremlin used platforms to sow division" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 09/29/17]

2017 - Rock fall strikes Yosemite for a second day - September 29th, 2017: "Rock fall strikes Yosemite for a second day" [Based on: Title (and text) for NATION DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 09/29/17]

2017 - Purported new audio from Islamic State head - September 29th, 2017: "Purported new audio from Islamic State head [Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi] / Russians had reported in June he may have been killed in airstrike in Syria" [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 09/29/17]

2017 - 500,000 Rohingyas enter Bangladesh, U.N. says - September 29th, 2017: "500,000 Rohingyas enter Bangladesh, U.N. says / At least 15 refugees die when boat sinks" [Based on: Title for Tribune News Service article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 09/29/17]

2017 - Chicago congressman guilty of tax misbehavior - September 29th, 2017: "Chicago congressman ['former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds'] guilty of tax misbehavior" [Based on: Title (and text) for NATION DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 09/29/17]

2017 - Iraq, Turkey agree over oil exports from Kurd region - September 29th, 2017: "Iraq, Turkey agree over oil exports from Kurd region" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 09/29/17]

2017 - China orders N. Korean businesses to close under U.N. sanctions - September 29th, 2017: "China orders N. Korean businesses to close under U.N. sanctions" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 09/29/17]

2017 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - September 30th, 2017: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 22,405.09; Change: 23.89 (0.1%) / S&P 500 - Close 2,519.36; Change: 9.30 (0.4 %)." [Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 09/28/17]

2017 - Price resigns over air travel - September 30th, 2017: "Price ['President Donald trump's health secretary'] resigns over air travel / Trump spoke out against costly flights by secretary" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 09/30/17]

2017 - Perry urges incentives to boost coal, nuclear plants - September 30th, 2017: "Perry urges incentives to boost coal, nuclear plants / Energy groups worry that will lead to emissions spike" [Based on: Title for REUTERS article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 09/30/17]

2017 - Walmart prepares for food fight with Amazon with high-end fare - September 30th, 2017: "Walmart prepares for food fight with Amazon with high-end fare" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 09/30/17]

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