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

October 2013

2013 - Astronomic Configuration - October 1st, 2013: "Sun [8 Libra], Moon [23 Leo], Mercury [2 Scorpio], Venus [22 Scorpio], Mars [21 Leo], Jupiter [18 Cancer], Saturn [10 Scorpio], Uranus [10 Aries R.], Neptune [3 Pisces R.], Pluto [9 Capricorn], Chiron [10 Pisces R.]."

[Based on: http://www.biopscinst.com/bpi/ephm/E201310.html]

2013 - U.S. National Debt - October 1st, 2013: "U.S. National Debt Clock - The Outstanding Public Debt [U.S.A.] as of 01 Oct 2013 at 11:16:39 AM GMT is: $16,740,122,455,569.57. The estimated population of the United States is 316,761,412 so each citizen's share of this debt is $52,847.73. The National Debt has continued to increase an average of $2.02 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. - 10/01/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - October 1st, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,129.67; Change: - 128.57 (- 0.8 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,681.55; Change: - 10.20 (0.6 %)."

[Based on: p. A7, S.L.P.D., 10/01/13]

2013 - SHUTDOWN PAIN / U.S.A. - October 1st, 2013: "SHUTDOWN PAIN / 800,000 federal workers expect to be sent home today / Far-reaching impact will be felt across St. Louis area" [Based on: Title for FRONT PAGE article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 10/01/13]

2013 - Bombs kill dozens in Baghdad - October 1st, 2013: "Bombs kill dozens in Baghdad [09/30/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 10/01/13]

2013 - 2 U.S. generals forced to retire - October 1st, 2013: "2 U.S. generals forced to retire" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 10/01/13]

2013 - Complex Syrian mission begins - October 1st, 2013: "Complex Syrian mission begins / Inspectors go after chemical weapons." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 10/01/13]

2013 - Venezuela expels U.S. diplomats - October 1st, 2013: "Venezuela expels U.S. diplomats" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 10/01/13]

2013 - Strong Earthquake / Sea of Okhotsk - October 1st, 2013: "Earthquake [6.7] strikes Sea of Okhotsk"

*Links: http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000k3c1#scientific

2013 - Health insurance exchanges open / U.S.A. - October 1st, 2013: "Health insurance exchanges open / Young consumers will be key to success." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 10/01/13]


2013 - Rock slide kills five hikers in Colorado - October 1st, 2013: "Rock slide kills five hikers in Colorado [09/30/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 10/01/13]

2013 - Oil giant accused of lying in Gulf spill - October 1st, 2013: "Oil giant accused of lying in Gulf spill / BP calls disaster a unique event." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 10/01/13]

2013 - Netanyahu urges U.S. to be cautious with Iran - October 1st, 2013: "Netanyahu urges U.S. to be cautious with Iran [09/30/13]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 10/01/13]

2013 - Aging world population creates potential crisis - October 1st, 2013: "[...] By the year 2050, for the first time in history, people over the age of 60 will outnumber those under the age of 15. [....]" [Based on: A.P. article (Aging world population creates potential crisis / New report urges nations to come up with solutions more quickly.), p. A8, S.L.P.D., 10/01/13]

2013 - Infertile woman gives birth with new technique - October 1st, 2013: "Infertile woman gives birth with new technique / japanese surgeon has success reactivating dormant ovaries." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 10/01/13]

2013 - FDA OKs drug to treat breast cancer before surgery - October 1st, 2013: "FDA OKs drug [Perjeta] to treat breast cancer before surgery" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 10/01/13]

2013 - Chrysler recall - October 2nd, 2013: "Chrysler recall ['... pickups and SUVs ... because of software glitches that could affect ... lighting and braking systems.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 10/02/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - October 2nd, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,191.70; Change: 62.03 (0.4 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,695.00; Change: 13.45 (0.8 %)."

[Based on: p. A11, S.L.P.D., 10/02/13]

2013 - Death toll is soaring in Iraq - October 2nd, 2013: "Death toll is soaring in Iraq / Nearly 1,000 people, including 887 civilians, were killed in September." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 10/02/13]

2013 - Pakistani Taliban accept offer of peace talks - October 2nd, 2013: "Pakistani Taliban accept offer of peace talks" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 10/02/13]

2013 - Israel is ready to 'stand alone' against Iran - October 2nd, 2013: "Israel is ready to 'stand alone' against Iran / In U.N. address [10/01/13], Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu casts doubt on Rouhani's diplomatic overtures." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 10/02/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - October 3rd, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,133.14; Change: - 58.56 (- 0.4 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,693.87; Change: - 1.13 (- 0.1 %)."

[Based on: p. A11, S.L.P.D., 10/03/13]

2013 - Beanie Babies creator pleads - October 3rd, 2013: "Beanie Babies creator pleads [pleads guilty - 10/02/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 10/03/13]

2013 - N. Korea restarts nuclear reactor - October 3rd, 2013: "N. Korea restarts nuclear reactor / Satellite imagery reveals steam coming from generator, U.S. group says." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 10/03/13]

2013 - Gene scans solve mystery diseases - October 3rd, 2013: "Gene scans solve mystery diseases" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 10/03/13]

2013 - Russian embassy in Libya is attacked - October 3rd, 2013: "Russian embassy in Libya is attacked [10/02/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 10/03/13]

2013 - Monsanto adds weather data to its business - October 3rd, 2013: "Monsanto adds weather data to its business / Creve Coeur-based maker of biotech seeds buys Climate Corp. for $930 million to guide seed choice, pesticide timing." [Based on: Title for Bloomber News article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 10/03/13]

2013 - Despite positive signs, new tough sanctions are in works for Iran - October 3rd, 2013: "Despite positive signs, new tough sanctions are in works for Iran / But GOP, Democratic lawmakers will give Obama leeway." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 10/03/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - October 4th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 14,996.48; Change: - 136.66 (- 0.9 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,678.66; Change: - 15.21 (- 0.9 %)."

[Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 10/04/13]

2013 - Montana Indians link up - October 4th, 2013: "Montana Indians link up ['creating a group to fight corruption']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 10/04/13]

2013 - Hungarian students hold nude protest - October 4th, 2013: "Hungarian students hold nude protest [10/03/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 10/04/13]

2013 - Strong Earthquake / Amsterdam Island - October 4th, 2013: "Earthquake [6.4] strikes SE of Amsterdam Island"

*Links: http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000k6nk#scientific

2013 - Russia pulls its diplomats out of Libya - October 4th, 2013: "Russia pulls its diplomats out of Libya [10/03/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 10/04/13]

2013 - Gulf Coast braces for tropical Storm Karen - October 4th, 2013: "Gulf Coast braces for tropical Storm Karen / States of emergency declared as system eyes area from New orleans to Florida Panhandle." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 10/04/13]

2013 - Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood locked in struggle to survive - October 4th, 2013: "Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood locked in struggle to survive / Leadership is crippled under crackdown, trying to minimize its losses." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 10/04/13]

2013 - Woman killed in D.C. chase called delusional - October 5th, 2013: "Woman killed in D.C. chase [10/03/13] called delusional / She believed president communicated with her, official says." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 10/05/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - October 5th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,072.58; Change: 76.10 (0.5 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,690.50; Change: 11.48 (0.7 %)."

[Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 10/05/13]

2013 - Riots erupt in Kenya after cleric killed - October 5th, 2013: "Riots erupt in Kenya after cleric killed" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 10/05/13]

2013 - Woman killed in D.C. chase called delusional - October 5th, 2013: "Woman killed in D.C. chase [10/03/13] called delusional / She believed president communicated with her, official says." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 10/05/13]

2013 - Storm may threaten Gulf; blizzards hit north plains - October 5th, 2013: "Storm [Tropical Storm Karen] may threaten Gulf; blizzards hit north plains" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 10/05/13]

2013 - Suicide bombers kill dozens in Iraq - October 6th, 2013: "Suicide bombers kill dozens in Iraq [10/05/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A28, S.L.P.D., 10/06/13]

2013 - Plains dig out from under storms and snow - October 6th, 2013: "Plains dig out from under storms and snow / Blizzard blankets Black Hills of South Dakota; as many as 9 tornadoes hit nebraska, Iowa." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6 , S.L.P.D., 10/05/13]

2013 - 'Poop pill' treats painful intestinal infection - October 6th, 2013: " 'Poop pill' ['... a gelatin capsule filled with highly compacted fecal matter of a patient's family member.'] treats painful intestinal infection [Clostridium difficile] / And the yuck factor of swallowing waste? 'We need to get over it,' pioneering doctor Dr. Thomas Loule] says." [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A19 , S.L.P.D., 10/05/13]

2013 - Contract security guard kills NATO soldier - October 6th, 2013: "Contract security guard kills NATO soldier" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A28, S.L.P.D., 10/06/13]

2013 - Marchers in Spain support Basque separatists - October 6th, 2013: "Marchers in Spain support Basque separatists" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A28, S.L.P.D., 10/06/13]

2013 - Navy SEALS nab suspect in Libya, miss one in Somalia - October 6th, 2013: "Navy SEALS nab suspect in Libya, miss one in Somalia [10/05/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A28, S.L.P.D., 10/06/13]

2013 - Attackers in Iraq hit elementary school - October 7th, 2013: "Attackers in Iraq hit elementary school [10/06/13]" [Based on: Title for WORLD DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 10/07/13]

2013 - Dozens killed in street violence in Egypt; Morsi backers jailed - October 7th, 2013: "Dozens killed in street violence in Egypt; Morsi backers jailed [10/06/13]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 10/07/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - October 8th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 14,936.24; Change: - 136.34 (- 0.9 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,676.12; Change: - 14.38 (- 0.9 %)."

[Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 10/08/13]

2013 - Dozens killed in Iraq - October 8th, 2013: "Dozens killed in Iraq [10/07/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 10/08/13]

2013 - Ex-Greek defense minister gets 20 years - October 8th, 2013: "Ex-Greek defense minister [Akis Tsochadzopoulos] gets 20 years ['found guilty Monday of money laundering']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 10/08/13]

2013 - Attacks target Egyptian security, military - October 8th, 2013: "Attacks target Egyptian security, military [10/07/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 10/08/13]

2013 - Missouri Synod will honor Boy Scout policy on gays - October 8th, 2013: "Missouri Synod will honor Boy Scout policy on gays" [Based on: Title for STAFF REPORTS article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 10/08/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - October 9th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 14,776.53; Change: - 159.71 (- 1.1 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,655.45; Change: - 20.67 (- 1.2 %)."

[Based on: p. A9, S.L.P.D., 10/09/13]

2013 - Violent protests in Brazil - October 9th, 2013: "Violent protests [10/08/13] in Brazil ['... by striking teachers demanding higher pay.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for Washington Post article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 10/09/13]

2013 - Turkey lifts ban on head scarves - October 9th, 2013: "Turkey lifts ban on head scarves" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 10/09/13]

2013 - 2 win physics Nobel for higgs theory - October 9th, 2013: "2 win physics Nobel for Higgs theory / Duo [Francois Englert & Peter Higgs] worked independently in '60s to explain origin of matter." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 10/09/13]

2013 - North Korea has restarted idled plutonium reactor - October 9th, 2013: "North Korea has restarted idled plutonium reactor / South Korean analysis of satellite imagery indicates activity at nuclear facility." [Based on: Title for  Los Angeles Times article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 10/09/13]

2013 - Taliban renews threats against young Pakistani advocate for education - October 9th, 2013: "Taliban renews threats against young Pakistani advocate for education" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 10/09/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - October 10th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 14,802.98; Change: 26.45 (0.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,656.40; Change: 0.95 (0.1 %)."

[Based on: p. A13, S.L.P.D., 10/10/13]

2013 - Obama picks Yellen to replace Bernanke - October 10th, 2013: "Obama picks Yellen [Janet Yellen] to replace Bernanke / She is currently No. 2 at Federal Reserve; if confirmed, she will be first woman chief." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 10/10/13]

2013 - Three in U.S. win Nobel Prize in chemistry - October 10th, 2013: "Three in U.S. [Martin Karplus, Michael Levitt & Arieh Warshel] win Nobel Prize in chemistry [10/09/13] / They pioneered computer simulations of complex chemical processes used for many tasks." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 10/10/13]

2013 - Migrating birds fly nonstop for six months - October 10th, 2013: "Migrating birds fly nonstop for six months / Researchers are shocked by data from electronic monitors showing that Alpine swifts eat, drink, sleep in the air." [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A24, S.L.P.D., 10/10/13]

2013 - U.S. slashes aid, mostly military, to Egypt - October 10th, 2013: "U.S. slashes aid, mostly military, to Egypt / Apache helicopters, tank kits and Harpoon missiles are among the weaponry being held back." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 10/10/13]

2013 - Attack on graves in Jerusalem vexes Christians - October 10th, 2013: "Attack on graves in Jerusalem vexes Christians" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 10/10/13]

2013 - Temperatures expected to go off the charts about 2047 - October 10th, 2013: "Temperatures expected to go off the charts about 2047" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 10/10/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - October 11th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,126.07; Change: 323.09 (2.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,692.56; Change: 36.16 (2.2 %)."

[Based on: p. D3, S.L.P.D., 10/11/13]

2013 - Strong Earthquake / New Zealand - October 11th, 2013: "Earthquake [6.3] strikes 87km NNE of L'Esperance Rock, New Zealand"

*Links: http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000kbbm#scientific

2013 - Facebook no longer lets users hide from search - October 11th, 2013: "Facebook no longer lets users hide from search" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 10/11/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - October 12th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,237.11; Change: 111.04 (0.7 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,703.20; Change: 10.64 (0.6 %)."

[Based on: p. A10, S.L.P.D., 10/12/13]

2013 - Strong Earthquake / Venezuela - October 12th, 2013: "Earthquake [6.1] strikes 33km N of Gueiria, Venezuela"

*Links: http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000kbhi#scientific

2013 - Strong Earthquake / Greece - October 12th, 2013: "Earthquake [6.4] strikes 30km W of Platanos, Greece"

*Links: http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000kbn7#scientific

2013 - Bacteria in Florida salt water - October 12th, 2013: "Bacteria [Vibrio vuinificus] in Florida salt water" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 10/12/13]

2013 - Del Monte sells fruit, vegetable business - October 12th, 2013: "Del Monte sells fruit, vegetable business ['to Del Monte Pacific Ltd. in Asia for $1.68 billion'] / The company will focus on pet products and change its name." [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 10/12/13]

2013 - Chemical weapons watchdog wins Nobel Peace Prize - October 12th, 2013: "Chemical weapons watchdog wins Nobel Peace Prize [10/11/13] / Panel also praises girl shot by Taliban." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 10/12/13]

2013 - Air Force fires general in charge of nuclear missiles - October 12th, 2013: "Air Force fires general [Maj. Gen. Michael Carey] in charge of nuclear missiles [10/11/13] / Alleged personal misconduct leads to second such ouster in a week." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 10/12/13]

2013 - M-Class Solar Flare - October 13th, 2013: "October 13th began with an explosion on the sun. At 00:43 UT, sunspot AR1865 erupted, producing an M1-class solar flare and an Earth-directed CME. [....]"

[Based on: http://spaceweather.com/] - [T.D. - 10/13/13]

2013 - Cyclone Phailin / India - October 13th, 2013: "Hundreds of thousands in India flee cyclone's fury [10/12/13] / 'Our priority is to minimize loss of life,' official says of clearing coastal areas." [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 10/13/13]

2013 - Car bombing kills 17 in Iraq - October 13th, 2013: "Car bombing kills 17 in Iraq [10/12/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 10/13/13]

2013 - Pollution prevents bees from finding flowers - October 13th, 2013: "Pollution prevents bees from finding flowers / Study indicates that honeybees can't smell blooms amid acrid skies." [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 10/13/13]

2013 - Israel finds tunnel in Gaza - October 14th, 2013: "Israel finds tunnel in Gaza" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 10/14/13]

2013 - Statue of Liberty reopens to visitors - October 14th, 2013: "Statue of Liberty reopens [10/13/13] to visitors ['after New York state agreed to shoulder the costs']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 10/14/13]

2013 - Crowd pushes through WWII memorial - October 14th, 2013: "Crowd pushes through WWII memorial [10/13/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 10/14/13]

2013 - 6 Red Cross workers kidnapped in Syria - October 14th, 2013: "6 Red Cross workers kidnapped in Syria / A Red Crescent volunteer was abducted also as the group was assessing how to provide medical assistance. [10/13/13]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 10/14/13]

2013 - BPA levels may affect fertility, study reports - October 14th, 2013: "BPA levels may affect fertility, study reports / Chemical that might raise risk of miscarriage is present in plastics and canned food linings." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 10/14/13]

2013 - Stampede near Indian temple kills 89 people - October 14th, 2013: "Stampede near Indian temple kills 89 people [10/13/13] / 500,000 people had gone to remote village [Ratangarh village temple in the  Madhya Pradesh district of Datia'] to honor Hindu goddess ['Durga on the last day of ... Navaratra festival.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 10/14/13]

2013 - Al-Qaida surges back in Iraq, reviving old fears - October 14th, 2013: "Al-Qaida surges back in Iraq, reviving old fears / Feelings of Sunni marginalization and the chaos caused by the civil war in Syria are fueling its comeback." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 10/14/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - October 15th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,301.26; Change: 64.15 (0.4 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,710.14; Change: 6.94 (0.4 %)."

[Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 10/15/13]

2013 - Major Earthquake / Philippines - October 15th, 2013: "Philippines quake [7.2] kills at least 93 [10/15/13]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 10/16/13]

*Link: http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000kdb4#scientific

2013 - Syrian gunmen release 4 aid worker - October 15th, 2013: "Syrian gunmen release 4 aid workers, hold 3 more / Car bombing [10/14/13] targets shoppers in market." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 10/15/13]

2013 - Perficient aquires CoreMatrix for $21.5 million - October 15th, 2013: "Perficient aquires CoreMatrix for $21.5 million" [Based on: Title for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 10/15/13]

2013 - Boeing overcharged for Chinook - October 15th, 2013: "Boeing overcharged for Chinook ['overcharged the Pentagon by as much as $16.6 million for parts'], audit says / report says company charged new-part rates for refurbished parts." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 10/15/13]

2013 - 3 U.S. economists share Nobel prize - October 15th, 2013: "3 U.S. economists [Eugene Fama, Lars Peter Hansen & Robert Shiller] share Nobel prize [10/14/13]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 10/15/13]

2013 - NSA surveillance raids millions of email contact lists - October 15th, 2013: "NSA surveillance raids millions of email contact lists" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 10/15/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - October 16th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,168.01; Change: 133.25 (0.9 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,698.06; Change: -12.08 (- 0.7 %)."

[Based on: p. A15, S.L.P.D., 10/16/13]

2013 - Typhoon Wipha / Japan - October 16th, 2013: "Typhoon [Wipha] hits Japan ['At least 17 deaths were reported']" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 10/17/13]

2013 - U.S. research team wins Israeli prize - October 16th, 2013: "U.S. research team wins Israeli prize ['... a U.S. based research team that is developing techonoly that allows paralyzed people to move things with their thoughts.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A23, S.L.P.D., 10/16/13]

2013 - Strong Earthquake / Papua New Guinea - October 16th, 2013: "Earthquake [6.8] strikes 64km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea"

*Links: http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000kemb#scientific

2013 - Low fast-food wages carry high public cost - October 16th, 2013: "Low fast-food wages carry high public cost [U.S.A.] / Workers making near minimum rely on federal safety net to get by - to the tune of $7 billion a year." [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 10/16/13]

2013 - Organizers promote general for Egyptian president - October 16th, 2013: "Organizers promote general for Egyptian president" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A23, S.L.P.D., 10/16/13]

2013 - PUTTING THE BRAKES ON SOLAR REBATES? - October 16th, 2013: "PUTTING THE BRAKES ON SOLAR REBATES? 'An uncertain time' / Ameren asks state [Missouri] to suspend program after unexpected surge in applications." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 10/16/13]

2013 - Mosque bombing kills governor in eastern Afghanistan - October 16th, 2013: "Mosque bombing kills governor in eastern Afghanistan [10/15/13]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 10/16/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - October 17th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,373.83; Change: 205.82 (1.4 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,721.54; Change: 23.48 (1.4 %)."

[Based on: p. A13, S.L.P.D., 10/17/13]

2013 - Advance buys General parts - October 17th, 2013: "Advance [Advance Auto Parrts Inc.] buys General parts ['for $2.4 billion in cash']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 10/17/13]

2013 - Stifel acquires Ziegler Lotsoff - October 17th, 2013: "Stifel acquires Ziegler Lotsoff" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 10/17/13]

2013 - JPMorgan fined $100 million - October 17th, 2013: "JPMorgan fined $100 million" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 10/17/13]

2013 - U.S. says employees aided Madoff - October 17th, 2013: "U.S. says employees ['Five former employees ... .'] aided Madoff" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 10/17/13]

2013 - Suicide bomber hits Pakistani official - October 17th, 2013: "Suicide bomber hits Pakistani official [10/16/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 10/17/13]

2013 - Apps allow us to keep tabs on ourselves - October 17th, 2013: "Apps allow us to keep tabs on ourselves / They can monitor sleep, caloric intake, nursing habits of babies." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 10/17/13]

2013 - Congress votes to avoid default, open government - October 17th, 2013: "IT'S OVER ... FOR NOW / Congress votes [10/16/13] to avoid default, open government" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 10/17/13]

2013 - Giant chunk of meteorite is found in Russian lake - October 17th, 2013: "Giant chunk of meteorite is found in Russian lake" [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A26, S.L.P.D., 10/17/13]

2013 - Oceans to see dramatic effect from climate change - October 17th, 2013: "Oceans to see dramatic effect from climate change / People who depend on sea could suffer." [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 10/17/13]

2013 - Warnings are issued over antibiotic resistance to salmonella strains - October 17th, 2013: "Warnings are issued over antibiotic resistance to salmonella strains" [Based on: Title for San Francisco Chronicle article, p. C9, S.L.P.D., 10/17/13]

2013 - Toyota recall - October 18th, 2013: "Toyota recall ['803,000 vehicles because their air bags or power steering could stop working.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. B3, S.L.P.D., 10/18/13]

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - October 18th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,371.65; Change: - 2.18 (flat) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,733.15; Change: 11.61 (0.7 %)."

[Based on: p. B3, S.L.P.D., 10/18/13]

2013 - Haas files for Chapter 11 - October 18th, 2013: "Haas [Haas baking Co.] files for Chapter 11" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. B3, S.L.P.D., 10/18/13]

2013 - Modern-day slavery persists globally - October 18th, 2013: "Modern-day slavery persists globally / India is worst offender, but 29.8 million victims are spread over U.S., Canada, Japan and more." [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 10/18/13]

2013 - Top Syrian general killed during battle - October 18th, 2013: "Top Syrian general killed during battle / Intelligence chief died at hands of militants linked to al-Qaida TV reports." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 10/18/13]

2013 - Obama picks new chief for Homeland Security - October 18th, 2013: "Obama picks new chief [Jeh Johnson] for Homeland Security" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 10/18/13]

2013 - 1.8 million-year-old skull is a glimpse of evolution - October 18th, 2013: "1.8 million-year-old skull is a glimpse of evolution / Discovery shows that early human ancestors were on the move from Africa to the rest of the world." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 10/18/13]

2013 - DNA alleged to belong to yeti traces back to prehistoric bear - October 18th, 2013: "DNA alleged to belong to yeti traces back to prehistoric bear / Hair sample from Himalayas addresses myth of Abominable Snowman." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 10/18/13]

2013 - 3 admit role in tax auction scheme / Bidders lined treasurer's coffers - October 18th, 2013: "3 admit role in tax auction scheme / Bidders lined treasurer's coffers / They worked with ex-madison County official to rig the sale" [Based on: Title for Article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 10/18/13]

2013 - Concerned residents push political effort to clean up Bridgeton landfill - October 18th, 2013: "Concerned residents push political effort to clean up Bridgeton landfill [St. Louis, Mo.] / Meeting seeks pressure on officials to rid site of radioactive waste." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 10/18/13]

2013 - Poem - October 19th, 2013: "Conceived this date in history. The poem: Quest of Allegience [2nd on page], by Etznab Mathers, a.k.a. D.R.D."

2013 - Market Watch / U.S.A. - October 19th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,399.65; Change: 28.00 (0.2 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,744.50; Change: 11.35 (0.7 %)."

[Based on: p. A10, S.L.P.D., 10/19/13]

2013 - Strong Earthquake / Mexico - October 19th, 2013: "Earthquake [6.5] strikes 75km SW of Etchoropo, Mexico"

*Links: http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000khbc#scientific

2013 - Same-sex marriages approved in New Jersey - October 19th, 2013: "Same-sex marriages approved in New Jersey" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 10/19/13]

2013 - Saudi Arabia rejects seat on UN Security Council - October 19th, 2013: "In surprise move, Saudi Arabia rejects seat on UN Security Council [10/18/13] / Day after election, oil powerhouse criticizes failure to end Syrian fighting." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 10/19/13]

2013 - Guinea ruling party wins most legislative seats - October 19th, 2013: "Guinea ruling party wins most legislative seats." [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 10/19/13]

2013 - Nigeria's military is accused of killing thousands - October 19th, 2013: "Nigeria's military is accused of killing thousands / Civilians are crammed into cells to suffocate or starve; others are taken out and shot." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 10/19/13]

2013 - Tropical storm Raymond - October 20th, 2013: "Tropical storm [Raymond] moves toward Mexico [10/20/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 10/21/13]

2013 - Worsening wildfires in Australia - October 20th, 2013: "Worsening wildfires in Australia" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 10/20/13]

2013 - Hamas chief calls for more violence - October 20th, 2013: "Hamas chief calls for more violence [10/11/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 10/20/13]

2013 - Train carrying oil, gas derails / Canada - October 20th, 2013: "Train carrying oil, gas derails [10/19/13] in huge fireball west of Edmonton [Alberta] / Rail disasters spur questions about increase in shipments." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 10/20/13]

2013 - Modified mosquitoes fight denuge fever - October 20th, 2013: "Modified mosquitoes fight denuge fever / Gene-altered, 'dead-end' bugs can mate, but their offspring die; Panama isn't sold on safety." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 10/20/13]

2013 - JPMorgan Chase agrees to securities settlement - October 20th, 2013: "JPMorgan Chase agrees to securities settlement ['... agreed to pay $13 billion ... .']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 10/20/13]

*Trivia: "Settlement would cost JPMorgan $13 billion / Criminal charges still possible in securities case." [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 10/21/13]

2013 - Attacks kills dozens in Iraq - October 21st, 2013: "Attacks kills dozens in Iraq [10/20/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 10/21/13]

2013 - Egyptian family rejects Israeli honor - October 21st, 2013: "Egyptian family [of Mohamed Helmy] rejects Israeli honor" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 10/21/13]

2013 - Navy bribery scandal involves officers, NCIS - October 21st, 2013: "Navy bribery scandal involves officers, NCIS / Asian defense contractor's massive overbilling scheme included providing prostitutes for information." [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 10/21/13]

2013 - Mexico assails reported U.S. spying on president - October 21st, 2013: "Mexico assails reported U.S. spying on president" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 10/21/13]

2013 - Bacteria found in breast milk sold on the Internet - October 21st, 2013: "Bacteria found in breast milk sold on the Internet ['Testing showed it can contain potentially dangerous bacteria including salmonella.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 10/21/13]

2013 - Israel expresses concern about Iran nuclear talks - October 21st, 2013: "Israel expresses concern about Iran nuclear talks / Israel wants more pressure; Americans consider easing sanctions." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 10/21/13]

2013 - Argentines link health problems to agrochemicals - October 21st, 2013: "Argentines link health problems to agrochemicals / Nation is experiencing high rate of cancers, birth defects." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A3, S.L.P.D., 10/21/13]

2013 - Green economy needs to build jobs, workers tell activists - October 21st, 2013: "Green economy needs to build jobs, workers tell activists / Conference addresses transition to cleaner energy." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 10/21/13]

2013 - Egyptian police, protestors clash at Cairo university - October 21st, 2013: "Egyptian police, protestors ['supporters of the country's ousted Islamist president'] clash at Cairo university [10/20/13]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 10/21/13]

2013 - Hurricane Raymond - October 22nd, 2013: "Hurricane Raymond becomes major storm as it nears Mexican coast / Storm-battered region could see more heavy rain, flooding." [Based on: Title for A.P article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 10/22/13]

2013 -  Market Watch / U.S.A. - October 22nd, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,392.20; Change: - 7.45 (flat) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,744.66; Change: 0.16 (flat)."

[Based on: p. A6, S.L.P.D., 10/22/13]

2013 - School shooting / Nevada - October 22nd, 2013: "Nevada middle school student kills teacher, self [10/21/13] / Police say they don't know the motive behind the shooting, which also wounded two other boys." [Based on: Title for A.P article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 10/22/13]

2013 - Hyundai to recall luxury cars - October 22nd, 2013: "Hyundai to recall luxury cars ['problems with their brakes']" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 10/22/13]

2013 - 7 dead in train bombing in Pakistan - October 22nd, 2013: "7 dead in train bombing in Pakistan [10/21/13]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 10/22/13]

2013 - Genesis Prize / Michael Bloomberg - October 22nd, 2013: "Israel awards Bloomberg [New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg] 'Jewish Nobel' [10/21/13]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 10/22/13]

2013 - France fumes over reported NSA spying - October 22nd, 2013: "France fumes over reported NSA spying" [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 10/22/13]

2013 - Mass shooting events up sharply / U.S.A. - October 22nd, 2013: "Mass shooting events up sharply ['... mass shooting incidents has tripled in recent years.'], Holder [U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder] says [10/21/13]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 10/22/13]

2013 - Suicide bomber kills 5 on bus in southern Russia - October 22nd, 2013: "Suicide bomber kills 5 on bus in southern Russia ['officials said Monday.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 10/22/13]

2013 - 4 killed in shooting at Coptic church weddings in Egypt - October 22nd, 2013: "4 killed in shooting at Coptic church weddings in Egypt" [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 10/22/13]

2013 -  Market Watch / U.S.A. - October 23rd, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,467.66; Change: 75.46 (0.5 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,754.67; Change: 10.01 (0.6 %)."

[Based on: p. A7, S.L.P.D., 10/23/13]

2013 - Attack in Sinai kills soldier and civilian - October 23rd, 2013: "Attack in Sinai kills soldier and civilian [10/19/13]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 10/23/13]

2013 - Choking smog paralyzes cities in China - October 23rd, 2013: "Choking smog paralyzes cities in China ['for a second day Tuesday'] / Schools, airports, highways are closed; pollution is 50 times higher than what's considered safe." [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A20, S.L.P.D., 10/23/13]

2013 - Human rights groups assail U.S. drones - October 23rd, 2013: "Human rights groups assail U.S. drones / White House defends strikes, says they limit civilian deaths." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 10/23/13]

2013 - Mexican official says Obama will target U.S. spying - October 23rd, 2013: "Mexican official says Obama will target U.S. spying" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A23, S.L.P.D., 10/23/13]

2013 - FDA wants to hear about pets made ill by jerky treats - October 23rd, 2013: "FDA wants to hear about pets made ill by jerky treats / Agency says hundreds of dogs have died, and cause has proved elusive." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A26, S.L.P.D., 10/23/13]

2013 - Monsanto calls glyphosate 'safe' in response to report - October 23rd, 2013: "Monsanto calls glyphosate 'safe' in response to report / Creve Coeur-based firm said AP story lacked specifics." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 10/23/13]

2013 - Nuclear missile gatekeepers may be asleep at the switch / U.S.A. - October 23rd, 2013: "Nuclear missile gatekeepers may be asleep at the switch / Door to keep intruders out was left open, officials say." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 10/23/13]

2013 - Suzuki recall - October 24th, 2013: "Suzuki recall ['recalling ... motorcycles ... because the front brakes might not work properly']" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 10/24/13]

2013 - Nissan recall - October 24th, 2013: "Nissan recall ['... SUVs worldwide to fix faulty brake control software that could increase the risk of a crash.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for BUSINESS DIGEST article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 10/24/13]

2013 -  Market Watch / U.S.A. - October 24th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,413.33; Change: - 54.33 (- 0.4 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,746.38; Change: 8.29 (- 0.5 %)."

[Based on: p. A15, S.L.P.D., 10/24/13]

2013 - More violence erupts in Iraq - October 24th, 2013: "More violence erupts in Iraq ['killed 16 people Wednesday' - 10/23/13]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 10/24/13]

2013 - Greenhouse gas emissions decline - October 24th, 2013: "Greenhouse gas emissions decline / EPA releases new data as part of 3-year-old reporting program." [Based on: Title for TRIBUNE WASHINGTON BUREAU article, p. A23, S.L.P.D., 10/24/13]

2013 - Images show N. Korea's nuclear site - October 24th, 2013: "Images show N. Korea's nuclear site / Evidence of Pyongyang ongoing weapons program." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 10/24/13]

2013 - Detroit's bankruptcy filing is taken to court - October 24th, 2013: "Detroit's bankruptcy filing is taken to court / Creditors say city did not adequately negotiate with them." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 10/24/13]

2013 - Germany joins chorus blasting U.S. surveillance - October 24th, 2013: "Germany joins chorus blasting U.S. surveillance / Merkel says U.S. may have targeted her mobile phone." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 10/24/13]

2013 - Pope expels alleged high roller from German diocese - October 24th, 2013: "Pope expels alleged high roller from German diocese / Bishop criticized for his spending." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 10/24/13]

2013 - X-Class Solar Flares - October 25th, 2013: "New sunspot AR1882 isn't very big, but it is potent. The active region has already unleashed two strong solar flares today: An X1 at 08:01 UT followed by an X2 at 15:07 UT. [....]"

[Based on: http://spaceweather.com/] - [T.D. - 10/29/13]

2013 -  Market Watch / U.S.A. - October 25th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,509.21; Change: 95.88 (0.6 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,752.07; Change: 5.69 (0.3 %)."

[Based on: p. C3, S.L.P.D., 10/25/13]

2013 - Major Earthquake / Japan - October 25th, 2013: "Earthquake hits Japan, causes little damage / Magnitude 7.3 quake strikes nation's east coast, triggering small tsunamis." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 10/26/13]

*Links: http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usc000kn4n#scientific

2013 - Guardsman shoots 2 near base - October 25th, 2013: "Guardsman shoots 2 near base [Tenessee - 10/24/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 10/25/13]

2013 - EU joins Germany in protesting U.S. spying - October 25th, 2013: "EU joins Germany in protesting U.S. spying" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 10/25/13]

2013 - Pension funds ask for climate change study - October 25th, 2013: "Pension funds [U.S.A.] ask for climate change study / Fossil fuel companies need to clarify if their future is stable." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. C1, S.L.P.D., 10/25/13]

2013 - Nearly 3 in 10 millennials have moved back in with parents - October 25th, 2013: "Nearly 3 in 10 millennials [U.S.A.] have moved back in with parents" [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A19, S.L.P.D., 10/25/13]

2013 -  Market Watch / U.S.A. - October 26th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,570.28; Change: 61.07 (0.4 %) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,759.77; Change: 7.70 (0.4 %)."

[Based on: p. A8, S.L.P.D., 10/26/13]

2013 - Brotherhood backers march in Egypt - October 26th, 2013: "Brotherhood backers march in Egypt [10/25/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 10/26/13]

2013 - Dollars mount in fight over food labeling - October 26th, 2013: "Dollars mount in fight over food labeling / Monsanto drops $5 million in battle to keep generic information off labels." [Based on: Title for Bloomberg News article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 10/26/13]

2013 - Islamic militants attack police in Nigeria - October 26th, 2013: "Islamic militants attack police in Nigeria [10/25/13]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A18, S.L.P.D., 10/26/13]

2013 - JPMorgan to pay $5 billion to settle federal claims - October 26th, 2013: "JPMorgan to pay $5 billion to settle federal claims / Broader deal with the Justice Department is still being negotiated." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 10/26/13]

2013 - Germany, France will ask U.S. to curb spying efforts - October 26th, 2013: "Germany, France will ask U.S. to curb spying efforts / Anger rises over new allegations of snooping on foreign citizens." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 10/26/13]

2013 - Judge who ordered baby's name change faces charges - October 26th, 2013: "Judge [' an East Tenessee magistrate'] who ordered baby's name change ['from Messiah to Martin'] faces charges" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 10/26/13]

2013 - DuPont sued in drinking water case - October 27th, 2013: "DuPont sued in drinking water case ['perfluorooctanoic acid ... C8 is a key ingredient in Teflon']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 10/27/13]

2013 - Foreigners fight in Nigeria uprising, captive says - October 27th, 2013: "Foreigners fight in Nigeria uprising, captive says / Prisoner's account stokes fears that African militants are forming tighter ties with al-Qaida" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A14, S.L.P.D., 10/27/13]

2013 - 21 nations line up behind U.N. effort to restrain surveillance by NSA - October 27th, 2013: "21 nations line up behind U.N. effort to restrain surveillance by NSA" [Based on: Title for Foreign Policy article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 10/27/13]

2013 - X1-Class Solar Flare - October 28th, 2013: "Earth-orbiting satellites detected an X1-class solar flare from sunspot AR1875 on Oct. 28th at 0203 UT. This is the 3rd X-flare since Oct. 25th, which means solar activity is still high. [....]"

[Based on: http://spaceweather.com/] - [T.D. - 10/29/13]

2013 - Storm slams into U.K. - October 28th, 2013: "Storm ['called St. Jude'] slams into U.K. [10/27/13]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 10/28/13]

2013 - Georgia picks new president - October 28th, 2013: "Georgia picks new president [10/27/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 10/28/13]

2013 - Car bombs take toll in Baghdad - October 28th, 2013: "Car bombs ['nine car bombs'] take toll in Baghdad [10/27/13]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 10/28/13]

2013 - Israel prepares for cyberattacks - October 28th, 2013: "Israel prepares for cyberattacks / Shutdown of major artery cost hundreds of thousands of dollars." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 10/28/13]

2013 - Bombs kill 5, wound 98 in India - October 28th, 2013: "Bombs kill 5, wound 98 in India [10/27/13]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 10/28/13]

2013 - Banners reflect hard-line backlash in Iran - October 28th, 2013: "Banners reflect hard-line backlash in Iran / They oppose President Hassan Rouhani's push for better ties with U.S." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 10/28/13]

2013 - Iran's new leader may be spurring oil sales - October 28th, 2013: "[...] China, India and Japan, which account for half of Iran's oil exports, all increased their purchases over the past several months, offering some new hope to Iran and complicating U.S.-led efforts to put pressure on Iran over its disputed nuclear program by attempting to cut off its main source of income. [....]" [Based on: DIGEST article (Iran's new leader may be spurring oil sales), p. A8, S.L.P.D., 10/28/13]

2013 - N.Y. wants documents on '71 Attica riot unsealed - October 28th, 2013: "N.Y. wants documents on '71 Attica riot unsealed / Attorney general wants to provide answers for families of those killed in bloody rebellion." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 10/28/13]

2013 -  Market Watch / U.S.A. - October 29th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,568.93; Change: - 1.35 (flat) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,762.11; Change: 2.34 (0.1 %)."

[Based on: p. A7, S.L.P.D., 10/29/13]

2013 - X2-Class Solar Flare - October 29th, 2013: "Consider it a parting shot. Just before sunspot AR1875 rotated over the sun's western limb on Oct. 29th, it unleashed a powerful X2-class solar flare. [....]"

[Based on: http://spaceweather.com/] - [T.D. - 10/29/13]

2013 - Drone reportedly kills 2 in Somalia - October 29th, 2013: "Drone reportedly kills 2 ['leaders of ... al-Shabab'] in Somalia [10/28/13]" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 10/29/13]

2013 - Europe mulls sanctions over U.S. spying - October 29th, 2013: "Europe mulls sanctions over U.S. spying / European Union might decide to suspend access to financial data used in terrorist tracking." [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 10/29/13]

2013 - Labor advocates push higher fast-food wages - October 29th, 2013: "Labor advocates push higher fast-food wages [U.S.A.] / In Missouri, about 49 percent of fast-food workers are on public assistance, study says." [Based on: Title for Article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 10/29/13]

2013 - Penn State settles abuse claims for 59.7 million - October 29th, 2013: "Penn State settles abuse claims for 59.7 million" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 10/29/13]

2013 - Asian carp reproduce in Great Lakes watershed - October 29th, 2013: "Asian carp reproduce in Great Lakes watershed [U.S.A.]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 10/29/13]

2013 - White House OKs extension of health insurance deadline - October 29th, 2013: "White House OKs extension of health insurance deadline ['until March 31 next year']" [Based on: Title (and text) for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 10/29/13]

2013 - Elements of corporate America are growing weary of tea Party - October 29th, 2013: "Elements of corporate America are growing weary of tea Party" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 10/29/13]

2013 - Polio outbreak / Syria - October 30th, 2013: "Half-million children in Syria at risk in polio outbreak, U.N. officials say" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 10/30/13]

2013 -  Market Watch / U.S.A. - October 30th, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,680.35; Change: 111.42 (0.7%) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,771.95; Change: 9.84 (0.6%)."

[Based on: p. A11, S.L.P.D., 10/30/13]

2013 - Israel releases 26 Palestinian prisoners - October 30th, 2013: "Israel releases 26 Palestinian prisoners [today]" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 10/30/13]

2013 - Spying on allies is needed, NSA chief asserts - October 30th, 2013: "Spying on allies is needed, NSA chief asserts / Surveillance is both commonplace and reciprocal, he says." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 10/30/13]

2013 - Coal workers, allies rally against EPA power plant rules - October 30th, 2013: "Coal workers, allies rally against EPA power plant rules / They gather near U.S. Capitol to protest 'war on coal.' " [Based on: Title for McCLATCHY WASHINGTON BUREAU article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 10/30/13]

2013 - Islamic extremists, Nigerian troops in deadly battle - October 30th, 2013: "Islamic extremists, Nigerian troops in deadly battle ['killed at least 127 people']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A17, S.L.P.D., 10/30/13]

2013 - 2 suicides raise worries about schools' anti-bullying videos - October 30th, 2013: "2 suicides raise worries about schools' anti-bullying videos / Father of carterville, Ill., teen says youngsters want to end pain, see little help." [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 10/30/13]

2013 -  Market Watch / U.S.A. - October 31st, 2013: "Dow Jones Industrials - Close: 15,618.76; Change: - 61.59 (- 0.4%) / S&P 500 - Close: 1,763.31; Change: - 8.64 (- 0.5%)."

[Based on: p. A15, S.L.P.D., 10/31/13]

2013 - Israel plans construction - October 31st, 2013: "Israel plans construction ['... announced Wednesday that it would pursue a new round of construction in areas of east Jerusalem claimed by the Palestinians for their future state.']" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 10/31/13]

2013 - Strong Earthquake / Chile - October 31st, 2013: "Quake [6.6] rattles Chile" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A22, S.L.P.D., 11/01/13]

*Links: http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000kqnc#scientific

2013 - U.S. doesn't spy on U.N., it says - October 31st, 2013: "U.S. doesn't spy on U.N. ['... U.N. communications networks "are not and will not be monitored" ... .'], it says" [Based on: Title (and text) for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 10/31/13]

2013 - Tiananmen incident is called terrorism - October 31st, 2013: "Tiananmen incident is called terrorism" [Based on: Title for DIGEST article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 10/31/13]

2013 - Iraq seeks help as resurgent al-Qaida lashes out - October 31st, 2013: "Iraq seeks help as resurgent al-Qaida lashes out / 5,000 Iraqis have been killed in attacks since April; weapons, training are sought." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 10/31/13]

2013 - Mirrors allow Norwegian town to see the light - October 31st, 2013: "Mirrors allow Norwegian town to see the light / Plan to illuminate Rjukan was cooked up years ago by industrialist who built company town in shadow." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 10/31/13]

2013 - Few civilians killed in drone strikes, Pakistan says - October 31st, 2013: "Few civilians killed in drone strikes, Pakistan says / Figure is lower than past estimates, draws criticism from groups that calculated higher toll." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 10/31/13]

2013 - Backlash over spying threatens billions in EU trade with U.S. - October 31st, 2013: "Backlash over spying threatens billions in EU trade with U.S. / Trust between economies has been shattered, officials say." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 10/31/13]

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