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   "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

April 2007

2007 - Astronomic Configuration - April 1st, 2007: "Sun [11 Aries], Moon [25 Virgo], Mercury [15 Pisces], Venus [17 Taurus], Mars [26 Aquarius], Jupiter [19 Sagittarius], Saturn [18 Leo R.], Uranus [16 Pisces], Neptune [21 Aquarius], Pluto [28 Sagittarius], Chiron [14 Aquarius]."

[Based on: http://www2.bitstream.net/~bunlion/bpi/ephm/E200704.html]

2007 - Outstanding Public Debt / U.S.A. - April 1st, 2007: "The Outstanding Public Debt [U.S.A.] as of 01 April 2007 at 06:34:21 PM GMT is: $8,842,059,594,725.81. The estimated population of the United States is 301,326,439 so each citizen's share of this debt is $29,343.79. The National Debt has continued to increase an average of $1.82 billion per day since September 29, 2006! Concerned? Then tell Congress and the White House!

[Based on: http://www.brillig.com/debt_clock/] - [04/01/07]

2007 - Great Earthquake / Solomon Islands - April 1st, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 20:39:56 (UTC) on Sunday, April 1st, 2007. The magnitude 8.1 event [Depth: 10 km (6.2 miles) set by location program] has been located @ SOLOMON ISLANDS."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007aqbk.php] - [04/05/07]

*Trivia: "Quake causes tsunami [10 feet high] that swamps village [Gizo, South Pacific]" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 04/02/07]

*Trivia: "More than 900 homes [Solomon Islands] destroyed by tsunami [a wall of water reportedly 30 feet high struck the island of Choiseul and swept a third of a mile inland]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 04/03/07]

*Trivia: "At least 28 people died in Monday's tsunami and quake ..." [Based on: A.P. article (Solomon Islands / Food shortage after Tsunami), p. A12, S.L.P.D., 04/04/07]

*Trivia: "The massive magnitude 8.1 earthquake that jolted the Solomon Islands on April 1, 2007, permanently changed the shoreline on Ranongga Island, west of the epicenter. New beach was added to the western shore of the island when the earthquake lifted the island as much as three meters, exposing near-shore coral reefs, reported the Australian Broadcasting Corporation. [....]"

[Based on: http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/NaturalHazards/natural_hazards_v2.php3?img_id=14215]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / Solomon Islands - April 1st, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 20:47:31 (UTC) on Sunday, April 1st, 2007. The magnitude 6.7 event [Depth: 10 km (6.2 miles) set by location program] has been located @ SOLOMON ISLANDS."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007aqbm.php] - [04/02/07]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / Solomon Islands - April 1st, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 21:11:34 (UTC) on Sunday, April 1st, 2007. The magnitude 6.4 event [Depth: 10 km (6.2 miles) set by location program] has been located @ SOLOMON ISLANDS."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007aqbr.php] - [04/02/07]

2007 - Hamas Building Military Force? / Gaza Strip - April 1st, 2007: "Hamas building military force, Israelis say" [Based on: Title for New York Times article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 04/01/07]

2007 - Added to Pet Food Recall / Nestle Purina PetCare Co., U.S.A. - April 1st, 2007: "Purina adds to recall of pet food [03/31/07]" [Based on: Title for article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 04/01/07]

2007 - Protestors / Iran & Britain  - April 2nd, 2007: "Iran-Britain standoff brings out protestors [in Iran and Britain]" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 04/02/07]

2007 - Executed / NATO Spies, Afghanistan - April 2nd, 2007: "Three accused of spying for NATO are executed [04/01/07]" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 04/02/07]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / Solomon Islands - April 2nd, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 10:49:15 (UTC) on Monday, April 2nd, 2007. The magnitude 6.0 event [Depth: 10 km (6.2 miles) set by location program] has been located @ SOLOMON ISLANDS."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007aray.php] - [04/02/07]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / Solomon Islands - April 2nd, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 12:02:23 (UTC) on Monday, April 2nd, 2007. The magnitude 6.2 event [Depth: 10 km (6.2 miles) set by location program] has been located @ SOLOMON ISLANDS."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007ara2.php] - [04/02/07]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / Solomon Islands - April 2nd, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 23:20:23 (UTC) on Monday, April 2nd, 2007. The magnitude 6.2 event [Depth: 10 km (6.2 miles) set by location program] has been located @ SOLOMON ISLANDS."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007arci.php] - [04/05/07]

2007 - Tropical Cyclone Jaya / Northern Madagascar - April 2nd, 2007: "Tropical Cyclone Jaya came ashore in northern Madagascar in the morning of April 2, 2007 at around 11:00 a.m. local time (08:00 UTC). The storm formed in the Indian Ocean on March 30 and traveled westward toward Madagascar as predicted. What was not predicted, however, was its explosive growth in power from a strong tropical storm to a powerful Category 3 cyclone in just 36 hours, according to figures provided by the University of Hawaii’s Tropical Storm Information Center.Fortunately, the intensification took place while Jaya was still far from Madagascar. [....]"

[Based on: http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/NaturalHazards/natural_hazards_v2.php3?img_id=14196]

2007 - Add to Diabetes Risk / Sugar-Loaded Soft Drinks - April 2nd, 2007: "Sugar-loaded soft drinks add to risk for diabetes [The article will appear in the April edition of the American Journal of Public Health.]" [Based on: Title for article, p. H2, S.L.P.D., 04/02/07]

2007 - Volcanic Eruption / Fournaise Volcano, Reunion Island - April 2nd, 2007: "Piton de la Fournaise Volcano on Reunion Island east of Madagascar ranks among the world’s most active volcanoes. In the spring of 2007, it lived up to its reputation by rumbling to life. According to the New Scientist blog, the volcano erupted for the second time in 2007 on March 31. Activity tapered off within several hours, but the volcano erupted again two days later. [....]"

[Based on: http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/NaturalHazards/natural_hazards_v2.php3?img_id=14205]

2007 - Market Report / U.S.A. - April 3rd, 2007: "Stock indexes rose Monday [04/02/07], helped by more than $35 billion in takeovers. [....]" [Based on: Bloomberg News article (Acquisition deals put Wall Street in a buying mood), p. C3, S.L.P.D., 04/03/07]

2007 - Pays Fines / Pfizer Inc. - April 3rd, 2007: "Pfizer agrees to pay $34.7 million in fines [to settle U.S. Justice Department allegations that it imporoperly promoted the human growth hormone product Genotropin. [....]" [Based on: Title for Article, p. C2, S.L.P.D., 04/03/07]

2007 - Truck Bomb / Kirkuk, Iraq - April 3rd, 2007: "Bomb inside flour rations kills at least 15 [almost 200 other people were wounded] in Kirkuk [04/02/07]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 04/03/07]

2007 - Synagogue Fire / New York - April 3rd, 2007: "Fire at synagogue [04/01/07 - of the group Neturei Karta, New York City] raises suspicions" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 04/03/07]

2007 - Standoff Status / Iran & Britain - April 3rd, 2007: "Iran, Britain sound conciliatory [04/02/07] in standoff over seizure of sailors" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 04/03/07]

2007 - EU Criticism / U.S. & Australia - April 3rd, 2007: "The European Union's chief environmental official urged the United States and Australia to do more to cut greenhouse gases, saying Monday [04/02/07] their cooperation was critical in the fight against global warming. [....]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article (EU criticizes U.S. stand on curbing climate change), p. A4, S.L.P.D., 04/03/07]

2007 - EPA Control / Auto Emissions, U.S.A. - April 3rd, 2007: "Justices push EPA to control auto emissions / 5-4 Ruling: carbon dioxide, other greenhouse gases labled pollutants. / Who Lost? Bush administration had argued EPA didn't have authority." [Based on: Title & Subtitles for New York Times article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 04/03/07]

2007 - Chapter 11 / New Century Financial Corp. - April 3rd, 2007: "Subprime lender goes bankrupt [04/02/07] / New Century gives 3,200 workers ax." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. C1, S.L.P.D., 04/03/07]

2007 - Decline Detainee Review / U.S. Supreme Court - April 3rd, 2007: "Reviewing detainee cases is 'premature,' court [Supreme Court] says [04/02/07]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 04/03/07]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan - April 3rd, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 03:35:07 (UTC) on Tuesday, April 3rd, 2007. The magnitude 6.2 event [Depth: 210.5 km (130.8 miles)] has been located @ HINDU KUSH REGION, AFGHANISTAN."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007asas.php] - [04/05/07]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / Solomon Islands - April 3rd, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 12:04:28 (UTC) on Tuesday, April 3rd, 2007. The magnitude 6.0 event [Depth: 10 km (6.2 miles) set by location program] has been located @ SOLOMON ISLANDS."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007asbk.php] - [04/05/07]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / Loyalty Islands - April 3rd, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 20:26:15 (UTC) on Tuesday, April 3rd, 2007. The magnitude 6.2 event [Depth: 41.4 km (25.7 miles)] has been located @ LOYALTY ISLANDS."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007ascq.php] - [04/05/07]

2007 - Market Report / U.S.A. - April 4th, 2007: "Falling oil prices and an unexpected rise in pending house sales ignited a stockmarket rally Tuesday [04/03/07] that carried the Dow Jones industrial average to a five-week high. [....]" [Based on: Bloomberg News article (Dow jumps to a 5-week high on oil price, housing news), p. C3, S.L.P.D., 04/04/07]

2007 - High Speed Train / France - April 4th, 2007: "High on speed: French train [V150] tops 357 mph" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 04/04/07]

2007 - Trivia / Milk Labels, U.S.A. - April 4th, 2007: "Monsanto seeks end to labels on milk / Company wants feds to crack down on claims that use of bovine growth hormone is unhealthy." [Based on: Title & Subtitle for Article, p. C1, S.L.P.D., 04/04/07]

2007 - Strong Hurricane Season? / 2007 - April 4th, 2007: "Strong hurricane season is forecast / Colorado State U. team was wrong last year." [Based on: Title & Subtitle for McCLATCHY NEWSPAPERS article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 04/04/07]

2007 - Broken Magnet / Particle Research - April 4th, 2007: "Magnet [43-foot-long] used in particle research breaks in test" [Based on: Title News Services article, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 04/04/07]

2007 - Trivia / Contaminated Gluten, U.S.A. - April 4th, 2007: "Contaminated gluten didn't go into human food, importer says" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A3, S.L.P.D., 04/04/07]

2007 - Trivia / Irradiated Food Lables, U.S.A. - April 4th, 2007: "FDA proposes easing rules for labeling irradiated food" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 04/04/07]

2007 - Workers Strike / Doe Run, La Oroya, Peru - April 4th, 2007: "Doe Run plans to resume talks with striking workers [about 1,700 workers went on strike Monday - 04/02/07] in Peru [central Andes]" [Based on: Bloomberg News article, p. C2, S.L.P.D., 04/04/07]

2007 - Free Trade Pact / U.S.A. & South Korea - April 4th, 2007: "A free trade pact between the United States and South Korea [04/02/07] has cranked up the pressure on Japan to move forward on a similar agreement with Washington. [....]" [Based on: A.P. article (U.S.-South Korea trade deal puts pressure on Japan / Slashing tariffs could have serious effect on Japanese companies.), p. C1, S.L.P.D., 04/04/07]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / Solomon Islands - April 4th, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 00:39:45 (UTC) on Wednesday, April 4th, 2007. The magnitude 6.0 event [Depth: 10 km (6.2 miles) set by location program] has been located @ SOLOMON ISLANDS."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007atae.php] - [04/05/07]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / Solomon Islands - April 4th, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 06:34:35 (UTC) on Wednesday, April 4th, 2007. The magnitude 6.4 event [Depth: 10 km (6.2 miles) set by location program] has been located @ SOLOMON ISLANDS."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007atay.php] - [04/05/07]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / Loyalty Islands - April 4th, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 11:00:27 (UTC) on Wednesday, April 4th, 2007. The magnitude 6.2 event [Depth: 10 km (6.2 miles) set by location program] has been located @ LOYALTY ISLANDS."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007atbg.php] - [04/05/07]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / Vanuatu - April 4th, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 11:02:29 (UTC) on Wednesday, April 4th, 2007. The magnitude 6.4 event [Depth: 10 km (6.2 miles) set by location program] has been located @ VANUATU."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007atc1.php] - [04/05/07]

2007 - 4 Million-Year-Old Whale Skeleton / Tuscan Countryside - April 4th, 2007: "Italian researchers have excavated the skeleton of a 4 million-year-old whale [dating to the Pliocene epoch] in the Tuscan countryside [about six miles east of the Mediterranean] , a discovery that could help reconstruct the prehistoric environment of the sea that once covered the region, officials said Tuesday [04/03/07]. [....]" [Based on: A.P. article (Whale find in Italy offers glimpse of prehistoric sea), p. A8, S.L.P.D., 04/04/07]

2007 - "Third Surge" / Iraq - April 5th, 2007: "Third 'surge' brigade arrives in Baghdad [the third of five additional U.S. brigades set for Iraq]" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 04/05/07]

2007 - Misused Funds / Iraq - April 5th, 2007: "Iraq misused $8 billion [during the past three years], national watchdog [Radi al-Radhi] Public Integrity Commission] says" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 04/05/07]

2007 - Market Report / U.S.A. - April 5th, 2007: "Technology shares sent the Dow Jones industrial average and Nasdaq composite index to their fifth consecutive gain on an improved profit forecast for Microsoft Corp. [....]" [Based on: Bloomberg News article (Soaring Microsoft rubs off on other technology stocks), p. C3, S.L.P.D., 04/05/07]

2007 - Global Warming Trivia - April 5th, 2007: "The newest international assessment of the consequences of Earth's warming climate has concluded with 'high confidence' that human-generated greenhouse gases are already triggering changes in ecosystems. [NP] The second working group of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change says in its draft report that 'much more evidence has accumulated over the past five years' to indicate that changes such as longer growing seasons and earlier egg-laying by birds are traceable to human activities." [Based on: News Services article (Report on warming confirms changes), p. A6, S.L.P.D., 04/05/07]

2007 - Identification Trivia / 9/11 Remains - April 5th, 2007: "9/11 remains identified as those of firefighter [The fire department lost 343 members when the twin towers collapsed]" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 04/05/07]

2007 - Trivia / AIDS Drug, Darunavir - April 5th, 2007: "New AIDS drug [Darunavir] outperforms others in study" [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 04/05/07]

2007 - Trivia / Breast Cancer Scans, U.S.A.- April 5th, 2007: "Computer-aided scans don't find more cases of breast cancer" [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A4, S.L.P.D., 04/05/07]

2007 - Document Theft / Denning McTague - April 5th, 2007: "National Archives intern [Denning McTague] admits theft [04/04/07] / He put Civil War documents up for sale after swiping them last summer." [Based on: Title & Subtitle for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 04/05/07]

2007 - Target for Prosecution / Italia Federici - April 5th, 2007: "Head of GOP group [Italia Federici] faces prosecution in lobbying scandal" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 04/05/07]

2007 - Elephant Attack / Safari Park, Israel - April 5th, 2007: "Male elephant [Yossi] attacks and kills [04/02/07] older female [Atari]" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 04/05/07]

2007 - U.S. Ambassador to Belgium / Sam Fox - April 5th, 2007: "Appointment of Sam Fox [ambassador to Belgium - 04/04/07] draws fire / Name was withdrawn - Bush takes advantage of Congressional recess to avoid confirmation fight." [Based on: Title for article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 04/05/07]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / Azores Islands Region - April 5th, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 03:56:50 (UTC) on Thursday, April 5th, 2007. The magnitude 6.3 event [Depth: 10 km (6.2 miles) set by location program] has been located @ AZORES ISLANDS REGION."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007auah.php] - [04/05/07]

2007 - U.S. Appointments / Regulatory & Social Security Posts - April 5th, 2007: "Bush fills regulatory [Susan E. Dudley], Social Security [Andrew G. Biggs] posts [04/04/07]" [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A3, S.L.P.D., 04/05/07]

2007 - Market Report / U.S.A. - April 6th, 2007: "Stocks completed a weeklong rally Thursday [04/05/07] to post their best start to a second quarter since 2004, helped by Kirk Kerkorian's $4.5 billion offer for Chrysler Corp. and upgraded profit estimates for technology companies. [....]" [Based on: Bloomberg News article (Kerkorian's bid for Chrysler helps drive weeklong rally), p. B9, S.L.P.D., 04/06/07]

2007 - Freed British Sailors / Iran - April 6th, 2007: "Freed Britons [04/05/07] / Warm welcome, then hard questions" [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 04/06/07]

2007 - Chechen President / Ramzan Kadyrov - April 6th, 2007: "Controversial figure [Ramzan Kadyrov] is new Chechen president [inaugurated Thursday, 04/06/07]" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 04/05/07]

2007 - Apology for Slavery / North Carolina - April 6th, 2007: "North Carolina's Senate supports apology for slavery" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 04/06/07]

2007 - ECK Springtime Seminar / The Year of Giving - April 6-8, 2007: "ECKANKAR [Religion of the Light and Sound of God] Springtime Seminar held in Minneapolis Minnesota."

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

2007 - Quits / Gonzales Aide - April 7th, 2007: "Gonzales aide [senior counsel to Gonzales, Monica Gooding] quits [04/06/07] amid firings furor" [Based on: Title for McCLATCHY NEWSPAPERS article, p. A21, S.L.P.D., 04/07/07]

2007 - Global Warming [Warning?] - April 7th, 2007: "GLOBAL WARMING [slash] WARNING / U.N. REPORT - Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change consulted 2,500 scientists / IT WON'T TAKE MUCH - A few degrees' increase in average world temperatures could have dire impact / HORRIFIC VISIONS - Global warming would bring famines, floods, extinctions and more, report predicts / WHITE HOUSE SKEPTICAL - Administration aide says U.S. won't be stampeded" [Based on: Title and Subtitles for Front Page article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 04/07/07]

*Trivia: "Preview of coming catastrophes / Fires, floods and famine, extinctions, droughts and hurricanes" [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, by Alan Zarembo & Thomas H. Maugh II, p. A25, S.L.P.D., 04/07/07]

*Trivia: "Area [St. Louis region] can expect more heat waves and floods" [Based on: Title for St. Louis Post-Dispatch Washington Bureau article, by Grant Slater, p. A25, S.L.P.D., 04/07/07]

2007 - Record Swim / Amazon River - April 7th, 2007: "Record swim [3,272 miles down the Amazon river - finished 04/07/07] is a habit for Slovenian [Martin Strel]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 04/08/07]

2007 - Coerced? / British Sailors, Iran - April 7th, 2007: "Britons say [04/06/07] confessions in Iran were coerced / Sailors tell of being threatened with seven years in prison." [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A24, S.L.P.D., 04/07/07]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / Azores Islands Region - April 7th, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 07:09:26 (UTC) on Saturday, April 7th, 2007. The magnitude 6.3 event [Depth: 10 km (6.2 miles) set by location program] has been located @ AZORES ISLANDS REGION."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007awak.php] - [04/09/07]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / Simeulue, Indonesia - April 7th, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 09:51:51 (UTC) on Saturday, April 7th, 2007. The magnitude 6.1 event [Depth: 30 km (18.6 miles) set by location program] has been located @ SIMEULUE, INDONESIA."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007awat.php] - [04/09/07]

2007 - Rocket Launch / To International Space Station - April 7th, 2007: "Rocket [Soyuz TMA-10] carries American billionaire [Charles Simonyi] into space [04/07/07]" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 04/08/07]

2007 - Record Cold / U.S.A. - April 8th, 2007: "A record cold is covering the U.S." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A3, S.L.P.D., 04/08/07]

2007 - Aurora Watch - April 9th, 2007: "Sky watchers from Scandinavia to Alaska should be alert for auroras on April 9th and 10th. A solar wind stream is due to hit Earth, and the impact could cause high-latitude geomagnetic storms. " [Based on: http://spaceweather.com/]

2007 - Hunger Strike / Guantanamo Detainees - April 9th, 2007: "13 Guantanamo detainees are on long-term hunger strike" [Based on: Title for New York Times article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 04/08/07]

2007 - 90th Anniversary / Key Canadian Victory, WWI - April 9th, 2007: "Queen Elizabeth II of Britain and the prime ministers of Canada and France presided over a ceremony Monday [04/09/07] marking the 90th anniversary of a breakthrough victory by Canadian soldiers in World War I. [....] The assault by Canadian troops on April 9, 1917, allowed the Allies to capture a key German defense position after earlier attempts by the French and British failed. [NP] The Canadians seized the ridge quickly, but the success came at a heavy price, including about 3,600 deaths." [Based on: News Services article (Key Canadian victory in WWI is marked), p. A6, S.L.P.D., 04/10/07]

2007 - Market Report / U.S.A. - April 10th, 2007: "Takeover speculation extended the stock market's April rally and sent the Dow Jones industrial average and Standard & Poor's 500 index to six-week highs. [....]" [Based on: Bloomberg News article (Buffet's interest in railroads builds steam under stocks), p. C3, S.L.P.D., 04/10/07]

2007 - Public Criticism / Don Imus - April 10th, 2007: "Don Imus tried Monday [04/09/07] to put out the firestorm of criticism that has been raging ever since he insulted the Rutgers women's basketball team by calling them 'nappy-headed ho's.' [....] Visibly frustrated that Sharpton would not back off his demand that he resign for his remarks, Imus put his foot in his mouth several times in his futile fight for forgiveness. [NP] 'I can't get anyplace with "you people," ' he said at one point. [NP] 'What do you mean by "you people," ' Sharpton barked back. [....] 'I think he made it worse,' Sharpton said before CBS and MSNBC lowered the boom on Imus. [....]" [Based on: New York Daily News article (Imus apology stirs further furor / He irks Sharpton, gets two-week suspension from CBS and MSNBC.], pp. A1 & A2, S.L.P.D., 04/10/07]

2007 - Industrial Scale Nuclear Fuel? / Iran - April 10th, 2007: "Iran claims big step [04/09/07] on nuclear fuel [his country has started to produce nuclear fuel on an industrial scale]" [Based on: Title for News Services article], p. A1, S.L.P.D., 04/10/07]

2007 - 2004 Decline / Cancer Deaths, U.S.A. - April 10th, 2007: "Cancer deaths [U.S.A.] dropped for second year in 2004" [Based on: Title for New York Times article], p. A3, S.L.P.D., 04/10/07]

2007 - Can't Sell Stories? / British Hostages - April 10th, 2007: "Ex-hostages can't sell stories, British say" [Based on: Title for A.P. article], p. A6, S.L.P.D., 04/10/07]

2007 - Foreign Relations / U.S. & North Korea - April 10th, 2007: "U.S. delegation presses Korea [04/09/07] on reactor issue [to shut down it's main nuclear reactor and allow in U.N. inspectors]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article], p. A6, S.L.P.D., 04/10/07]

2007 - U.S. Marines "Turn Corner" / Anbar Province, Iraq - April 10th, 2007: "Marines 'turned corner' in Anbar, general says" [Based on: Title for A.P. article], p. A4, S.L.P.D., 04/10/07]

2007 - Notice to Prepare for Possible Iraq Tour / 13,000 U.S. National Guard Troops - April 10th, 2007: "13,000 Guard troops are told to prepare for Iraq tour" [Based on: Title for A.P. article], p. A4, S.L.P.D., 04/10/07]

2007 - Market Report / U.S.A. - April 11th, 2007: "The Dow Jones industrial aveage climbed for an eighth day Tuesday [04/10/07], its longest streak since March 2003, propelled by improved profit outlooks for Intel Corp. and Exxon Mobil Corp. [....]" [Based on: Bloomberg News article (Dow and S&P 500 have nearly erased losses from Feb. 27), p. D3, S.L.P.D., 04/11/07]

2007 - Stem Cell Treatment / For Diabetics - April 11th, 2007: "Stem cell treatment is helping diabetics / 13 youngsters in program [in Brazil] no longer have to take insulin shots, study says. [The treatment involves stem cell transplants from the patient's own blood.]" [Based on: Title & Subtitle for A.P. article], p. A2, S.L.P.D., 04/11/07]

2007 - Expanded to Canada / U.S. Pet Food Recall - April 11th, 2007: "Pet food recall expands [04/10/07] to Canadian factory" [Based on: Title for News Services article], p. A3, S.L.P.D., 04/11/07]

2007 - "Creation and Evolution" / Pope Benedict XVI - April 11th, 2007: "Evolution is not proved, pope says in new book ['Creation and Evolution' - published 04/11/07]" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 04/12/07]

*Trivia: "In 1996, Pope John Paul II claimed that the theory of evolution was 'more than a hypothesis'. He made his statement at a conference of the Papal Academy of Sciences, and it set the religious world thinking."

2007 - Market Report / U.S.A. - April 12th, 2007: "Stocks on Wednesday [04/11/07] posted their first decline in April after the Federal Reserve said the economy may slow without curbing inflation, raising the specter of higher interest rates. [....]" [Based on: Bloomberg News article (Fed's inflation concerns deflate short-lived rally), p. C3, S.L.P.D., 04/12/07]

2007 - Protests / Kyrgyzstan - April 12th, 2007: "Kyrgyzstan leader [Kurmanbek Bakiyev] faces protests [04/11/07]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 04/12/07]

2007 - Job Cuts / Citigroup Inc. - April 12th, 2007: "Citigroup, Inc. [the nation's (U.S.A.'s) largest financial institution] - Cuts 17,000 jobs [announced 04/11/07] to save an estimated $2 billion" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. C1, S.L.P.D., 04/12/07]

2007 - Suicide Bombings / Algeria - April 12th, 2007: "Algerian al-Qaida group bombs prime minister's [Prime Minister Abdelaziz Belkhadem was not in his office during the attack] office [and police station (04/11/07), killing at least 24 people]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A16, S.L.P.D., 04/12/07]

2007 - Settlement? / Royal Dutch Shell PLC - April 12th, 2007: "Royal Dutch Shell PLC - $433 million settlement is offered / Investors had damage claims from company's 2004 oil reserves accounting scandal." [Based on: Title & Subtitle for A.P. article, p. C2, S.L.P.D., 04/12/07]

2007 - Subpoena for Documents / U.S. House Democrats - April 11th, 2007: "House Democrats issue subpoena for documents [from Alberto Gonzales]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article], p. A5, S.L.P.D., 04/11/07]

2007 - To Cancel? / Imus Radio Show - April 12th, 2007: "In wake of slur, MSNBC to cancel simulcast of Imus' radio show" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 04/12/07]

2007 - Sectarian Violence / Baghdad, Iraq - April 12th, 2007: "Shiites still forcing Sunnis to flee areas of Baghdad / Red Cross says hospitals are short on staff, and that bodies are going unclaimed, in part because relatives are too afraid to get them." [Based on: Title & Subtitle for McCLATCHY NEWSPAPERS article by Leila Fadel & Mohammed al Dulaimy, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 04/12/07]

2007 - Extended Tour of Duty / U.S. Army, Iraq - April 12th, 2007: "Stretched to the limit / Tour for activre-duty Army [U.S.A.] grows to 15 months [from 12] in combat zones." [Based on: Title & Subtitle for McCLATCHY NEWSPAPERS article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 04/12/07]

2007 - Missing E-Mails? / White House, U.S.A. - April 12th, 2007: "Missing White House e-mails possibly pivotal in firings / GOP provided back-channel accounts / What could amount to thousands of messages were sent by political adviser Karl Rove and at least 50 other top White House officials over six years." [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 04/12/07]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / Balleny Islands Region - April 12th, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 18:24:48 (UTC) on Thursday, April 12th, 2007. The magnitude 6.0 event [Depth: 1.3 km (~0.8. mile) (poorly constrained)] has been located @ BALLENY ISLANDS REGION."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007bbbp.php] - [04/14/07]

2007 - Major Changes Coming / U.S. Intelligence Network - April 12th, 2007: "[....] In a series of initiatives set for completion in the next 100 days, National Intelligence Director Mike McConnel also outlined a 'radical transformation' of collaboration on intelligence gathering and analysis. [NP] He revealed plans for an outside audit of the $42 billion intelligence budget and pledged newly aggressive efforst to recruit and vet native Arabic speakers." [Based on: News Services article (Major changes coming to intelligence network), p. A3, S.L.P.D., 04/12/07]

*Trivia: "[....] The Associated Press reported Tuesday [04/10/07] that McConnell is circulating draft legislation that civil liberties advocates say would make significant changes in the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act. The law allows surveillance in espionage and other foreign intelligence investigations if approved by a special secretive court. [....]" [Based on: News Services article (Major changes coming to intelligence network), p. A3, S.L.P.D., 04/12/07]

2007 - Practice Continues? / "The Neighbor Procedure", Israeli Army - April 12th, 2007: "Israeli army investigating whether soldiers use Palestinians as shields / Video seems to show practice continues, despite 2005 ruling banning the so-called 'neighbor procedure.'" [Based on: Title & Subtitle for A.P. article by Josef Federman, p. A12, S.L.P.D., 04/12/07]

2007 - Fired / Don Imus - April 13th, 2007: "CBS fired Don Imus on Thursday [04/12/07]. Advertisers kept bolting after his racist remarks." [Based on: Picture Caption for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 04/13/07]

2007 - Market Report / U.S.A. - April 13th, 2007: "Health care and energy companies helped the stock market resume its April rally Thursday [04/12/07], buoyed by takeover speculation and higher oil prices. [....]" [Based on: Bloomberg News article (April rally resumes on health care and energy shares), p. B9, S.L.P.D., 04/13/07]

2007 - Suicide Blast / Green Zone, Iraq - April 13th, 2007: "Blast [a brazen suicide blast that killed eight people in the Iraqi parliament building Thursday - 04/12/07] strikes at heart of Iraq's desperation" [Based on: Title for Cox News Service article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 04/13/07]

2007 - Public Apology / Paul Wolfowitz - April 13th, 2007: "World Bank President Paul Wolfowitz apologized Thursday [04/12/07] for his role in landing his girlfriend [Shaha Ali Riza] a job at the U.S. State Department that gave her more than $60,000 a year in raises and a total salary greater than that of Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice." [Based on: Los Angeles Times article (Wolfowitz apologizes for 'mistake'), p. A3, S.L.P.D., 04/13/07]

2007 - Trivia / Nerve Agent Disposal, U.S.A. - April 13th, 2007: "The Army plans to ship chemical waste from the destruction of deadly VX nerve agent stockpiled in Indiana through Illinois and Missouri to Texas for incineration. [NP] The plan's opponents strongly oppose incinerating the VX hydrolysate in favor of treating and disposing of it on-site. [NP] The Army's project to destroy the Newport Chemical Depot's stockpile of the VX is expected to produce about 2 million gallons of hydrolysate. [NP] Army spokesman Greg Mahall said the first trucks carrying the residue could leave next week, traversing Indiana, Illinois, Missouri, Arkansas, Tennessee, Missippi, Louisiana and Texas." [Based on: News Services article (Army will ship out chemical waste), p. A4, S.L.P.D., 04/13/07]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / Guerrero, Mexico - April 13th, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 05:42:23 (UTC) on Friday, April 13th, 2007. The magnitude 6.0 event [Depth: 34 km (21.1 miles) set by location program] has been located @ GUERRERO, MEXICO."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007bcan.php] - [04/14/07]

*Trivia: "Quake cuts power in Mexico City" [Based on: Title for A.P. article p. A26, S.L.P.D., 04/14/07]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / Southern East Pacific Rise - April 13th, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 18:24:19 (UTC) on Friday, April 13th, 2007. The magnitude 6.1 event [Depth: 10 km (6.2 miles) set by location program] has been located @ SOUTHERN EAST PACIFIC RISE."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007bcbm.php] - [04/18/07]

2007 - Market Report / U.S.A. - April 14th, 2007: "The stock market on Friday [04/13/07] posted its first back-to-back weekly gains since January on earnings that topped analysts' estimates and speculation takeovers will will accelerate. [....]" [Based on: Bloomberg News article (Stock indexes post second straight week of gains), p. A39, S.L.P.D., 04/14/07]

2007 - Suicide? / Moshe Kanovsky - April 14th, 2007: "A man jumped to his death Friday [04/13/07] from the window of a 69th-floor law office in the Empire State Building. [NP] Police identified the man as Moshe Kanovsky, a lawyer in his 30s." [Based on: News Services article (lawyer leaps from Empire State Building), p. A23, S.L.P.D., 04/14/07]

2007 - Restitution Agreement / Sanjay Kumar - April 14th, 2007: "Ex-CEO [Sanjay Kumar - Computer Associates International, Inc.] will pay at least $52 million in fraud case" [Based on: Article title, p. A37, S.L.P.D., 04/14/07]

2007 - Storm System / U.S.A. - April 15th, 2007: "Storm bears down on Northeast / Up to 15 inches of snow fell in southwestern Kanas [04/14/07]." [Based on: Title & Subtitle for A.P. article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 04/15/07]

2007 - Suicide Bombings / Iraq - April 15th, 2007: "289 killed, hurt in one day [04/14/07] in Iraq" [Based on: Title for McCLATCHY NEWSPAPERS article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 04/15/07]

2007 - Nor'Easter / U.S.A. - April 16th, 2007: "Swamped East Coast braces for more form nor'easter / Mariners are warned to head for port, hundreds of flights are canceled and flash floods hit West Virginia [04/15/07]" [Based on: Title & Subtitle for A.P. article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 04/16/07]

2007 - Global Warming Trivia / Canada - April 16th, 2007: "Inuit hunters are falling through thinning ice and dying. Dolphins are being spotted for the first time. There's not enough snow to build igloos for shelter during hunts. [....]" [Based on: A.P. article (Global warming - Canada's north is 'ground zero' for changes' impact, experts say) by Beth Duff-Brown, p. A10, S.L.P.D., 04/16/07]

2007 - Won't Step Down? / Paul Wolfowitz - April 16th, 2007: "Wolfowitz says [04/15/07] he won't step down as head of World Bank" [Based on: Title & subtitle for A.P. article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 04/16/07]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / West of Macquarie Island - April 16th, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 13:20:38 (UTC) on Monday, April 16th, 2007. The magnitude 6.4 event [Depth: 10 km (6.2 miles) set by location program] has been located @ WEST OF MACQUARIE ISLAND."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007bfaq.php] - [04/18/07]

2007 - Market Report / U.S.A. - April 17th, 2007: "The Standard & Poor's 500 index surged to its highest level in more than six years [1,468.47 - its highest since September 2000], catapulted by higher-than-expected bank and drug company earnings and the $25 billion takeover of student-loan provider SLM Corp. [....]" [Based on: Bloomberg News article (Investors party like it's 2000 all over again for the S&P), p. C3, S.L.P.D., 04/17/07]

2007 - Foreclosures Trivia / U.S.A. - April 17th, 2007: "Foreclosures double in the first quarter [compared with a year earlier]" [Based on: Article Title, p. C2, S.L.P.D., 04/17/07]

2007 - Trivia / Ethanol Imports, U.S.A. - April 17th, 2007: "Brazil seeks cut in U.S. ethanol import duties / Tariffs are main factor limiting largest ethanol exporter from selling it in the United States" [Based on: Title & Subtitle for Bloomberg News article, p. C2, S.L.P.D., 04/17/07]

2007 - Plans to go Private / Sallie Mae - April 17th, 2007: "Sallie Mae [the nation's largest student lender] will go private for $25 billion [A group of investors - Private-equity firm J.C. Flowers & Co., Friedman Fleisher & Lowe, Bank of America, and JPMorgan Chase - announced plans Monday - 04/16/07]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. C2, S.L.P.D., 04/17/07]

2007 - Ineffective? / Chondrotin Sulfate - April 17th, 2007: "Arthritis supplement is ineffective, study [published in the Annals of Internal Medicine] finds [... no better than a placebo for reducing pain, researchers reported Monday - 04/16/07]" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 04/17/07]

2007 - Rise in Images / Internet Child Porn - April 17th, 2007: "Watchdog [The British-based Internet Watch Foundation] reports rise in images, brutality of online child porn" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 04/17/07]

2007 - Agrees to Accept U.N. Force / Sudan - April 17th, 2007: "Sudan agrees [04/16/07] to accept U.N. force [more than 3,000 heavily armed U.N. and African peacekeepers ... to reinforce a beleaguered African Union force of 7,000]" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 04/17/07]

2007 - Google Acquisition? / DoubleClick Inc. - April 17th, 2007: "Microsoft Corp. and AT&T Inc. urged regulators to review Google Inc.'s $3.1 billion purchase of DoubleClick Inc., saying the acquisition gives the company too much control in the Internet advertising market. [....]" [Based on: Bloomberg News article (Too much control?], p. C1, S.L.P.D., 04/17/07]

2007 - School Shooting / Virginia Tech., U.S.A. - April 17th, 2007: "33 KILLED AT VIRGINIA TECH [04/16/07]: DEADLIEST SHOOTING IN U.S. HISTORY / Massacre on campus / Complaints surface of response to 1st round of shooting / Purchase records sought for two guns used in rampage" [Based on: Front Page Headlines, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 04/17/07]

2007 - Quit Government / Al-Sadr Backers, Iraq - April 17th, 2007: "Al-Sadr backers quit government [04/16/07]" [Based on: Title for McCLATCHY NEWSPAPERS article, p. A6, S.L.P.D., 04/17/07]

2007 - Expanded Yahoo Partnership / U.S. Newspapers - April 17th, 2007: "Newspapers [The publishers of more than 260 U.S. newspapers ....] expand partnership with Yahoo [The alliance, announced Monday (04/16/07) builds upon a consortium announced nearly five months ago.]" [Based on: Title & Subtitle for A.P. article, p. C2, S.L.P.D., 04/17/07]

2007 - Market Report / U.S.A. - April 18th, 2007: "Better-than-expected economic and earnings reports Tuesday [04/17/07] enabled the stock market to extend its April comeback and push the Dow Jones industrial average 14 points away from a record close [12,773.04]. [....]" [Based on: Bloomberg News article (Earnings, economic news help push Dow toward record close), p. D3, S.L.P.D., 04/18/07]

2007 - Trivia / Imus Scandal - April 18th, 2007: "Imus stirs latest debate about hip-hop lyrics. But the bottom line is still about money. And ... COLORFUL LYRICS SELL." [Based on: Title & Subtitle for article by Kevin C. Johnson, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 04/18/07]

*Trivia: "American radio icon Don Imus disgraced, fired after threat to reveal 9/11 secrets"

[Based on: Title for PRAVADA article, 04/13/07 - see link]
*Link: http://english.pravda.ru/opinion/columnists/89728-0/ [T.D. - 04/18/07]

2007 - Iranian Arms / Afghanistan - April 18th, 2007: "Iranian arms [Iranian-made] seized in Afghanistan" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 04/18/07]

2007 - New Home Loans / U.S.A. - April 18th, 2007: "Fannie Freddie devise new loans / Increasing Need - Foreclosures rise as many homeowners struggle with high-risk mortgages. / New Offerings - Up to 40 years with a fixed rate; adjustable-rate loans with longer fixed-rate periods." [Based on: Title & Subtitles for A.P. article, p. D1, S.L.P.D., 04/18/07]

2007 - Fired / German Army Instructor - April 18th, 2007: "Army instructor is fired over racial reference [For reportedly telling a soldier to imagine hostile blacks in New York's Bronx while firing his machine gun.]" [Based on: Title for New Services article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 04/18/07] - [My brackets text - D.R.D.]

2007 - Accidental Shooting / The White House - April 18th, 2007: "Two Secret Service officers were injured in an accidental shooting Tuesday [04/17/07] at the White House [... one officer was injured in the leg and the other received a shrapnel wound in his face.]. The incident occurred in a security booth at the southwest gate. [....]" [Based on: New Services article (2 Security officers hurt in White House mishap), p. A5, S.L.P.D., 04/18/07]

2007 - Federal Regulation / U.S. Bank Subsidiaries - April 18th, 2007: "The federal government is the sole regulator of national bank subsidiaries, the Supreme Court said Tuesday [04/17/07], ruling against [5-3 decision] state financial regulators. [....]" [Based on: Article (Only feds can regulate bank subsidiaries), p. D2, S.L.P.D., 04/18/07]

2007 - Foreign Relations / U.S. & North Korea - April 18th, 2007: "U.S. may have targeted N. Korea gold sales, audit says / Treasury Department says it targeted Macau bank, not North Korea." [Based on: Title & Subtitle for McCLATCHY NEWSPAPERS article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 04/18/07]

2007 - Assassinated / Mayor of Nagasaki, Japan - April 18th, 2007: "Assassin guns down mayor [Iccho Ito] of Nagasaki, Japan [04/17/07]" [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A7, S.L.P.D., 04/18/07]

2007 - Israeli Claim / Iran Plotted to Enlist Spies - April 18th, 2007: "Israel claims [04/17/07] Iran plotted to enlist spies [Israelis of Iranian origin]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A8, S.L.P.D., 04/18/07]

2007 - Market Report / U.S.A. - April 19th, 2007: "Bank stocks sent the Dow Jones industrial average to a record [12,803.84] Wednesday [04/18/07] after JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Washington Mutual Inc. reported earnings that beat analysts' estimates. [....]" [Based on: Bloomberg News article (Bank stocks lift Dow to a record; S&P 500 climbs), p. D3, S.L.P.D., 04/19/07]

2007 - Rap Lyrics Trivia / U.S.A. - April 19th, 2007: "Music moguls meet [04/18/07] to address rap lyrics" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A2, S.L.P.D., 04/19/07]

2007 - Trivia / Tainted Pet Food - April 19th, 2007: "Another ingredient [melamine] in pet food is tainted" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p. A3, S.L.P.D., 04/19/07]

2007 - Feeding Centrifuges? / Iran - April 19th, 2007: "Iran is feeding centrifuges, letter [International Atomic Energy Agency document] says" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 04/19/07]

2007 - School Shooting / North Carolinia - April 19th, 2007: "Student [Josh Emerson Cook, 16] points handgun at others, kills himself [04/18/07 - Mecklenberg High School, Huntersville, N.C.]" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p. A3, S.L.P.D., 04/19/07]

2007 - Insurgent Bombs / Baghdad, Iraq - April 19th, 2007: "Insurgent bombs blast Baghdad [five explosions, 04/18/07, killing at least 169 people (mostly Shiites)]" [Based on: Title for New York Times article, p. A13, S.L.P.D., 04/19/07]

2007 - Foreign Relations / U.S. & Sudan - April 19th, 2007: "Sudan violence will spur sanctions, Bush warns [04/18/07]" [Based on: Title for McCLATCHY NEWSPAPERS article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 04/19/07]

2007 - Publicity Trivia / Virginia School Shooting - April 19th, 2007: "Virginia Tech Shootings - Parcel to NBC [from Cho Seung-Hui, mailed on the day of the shootings] includes rants against the rich" [Based on: Title & Subtitles for A.P. article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 04/19/07]

2007 -  Trivia / "Partial-Birth" Abortion, U.S.A. - April 19th, 2007: "Historic shift on abortion / New-look Supreme Court affirms [5 (Catholics) - 4 decision] national ban on 'partial-birth' procedure" [Based on: Title & Subtitles for Los Angeles Times article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 04/19/07]

2007 - Slain Bible Distributers / Malatya, Turkey - April 19th, 2007: "Assailants tied up three people at a publishing house that distributes Bibles in Turkey and then slit their throats Wednesday [04/18/07]. [....]" [Based on: News Services article (Three who gave out Bibles are bound, slain), p. A10, S.L.P.D., 04/19/07]

2007 - Cancer Risk Confirmed /  Hormone Therapy - April 19th, 2007: "Higher cancer risk from hormone therapy is confirmed" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A3, S.L.P.D., 04/19/07]

2007 - Volcanic Eruption / Nevado del Huila, Columbia - April 19th, 2007: "Volcano [Columbia] erupts [04/17/07]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 04/19/07]

2007 - Market Report / U.S.A. - April 20th, 2007: "The Standard & Poor's 500 index dropped Thursday [04/19/07] for the second time this month, buffeted by consumer shares, after Marriott Corp. cut its revenue forecast. [....] The Dow added 4.79 to 12,808.63. [....]" [Based on: Bloomberg News article (Marriott slams door on S&P 500; Dow hits another high), p. B6, S.L.P.D., 04/20/07]

2007 -  Convicted / Ex-Quest CEO - April 20th, 2007: "Ex-Quest CEO [Joe Nacchio] guilty in insider trading case [convicted Thursday (04/19/07) of 19 of 42 insuder trading charges]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. B3, S.L.P.D., 04/20/07]

2007 -  Wall Construction / Sunni Arab District, Baghdad, Iraq - April 20th, 2007: "U.S. troops are building wall [12-foot-high three-mile long wall in northern Baghdad] around Sunni district [Construction began last week and is expected to be completed by the end of the month.]" [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p. A11, S.L.P.D., 04/20/07]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / Southwestern Ryukyu Islands, Japan - April 20th, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 00:26:41 (UTC) on Friday, April 20th, 2007. The magnitude 6.0 event [Depth: 10 km (6.2 miles) set by location program] has been located @ SOUTHWESTERN RYUKYU ISLANDS, JAPAN."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007bjab.php] - [04/22/07]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / Southwestern Ryukyu Islands, Japan - April 20th, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 01:45:57 (UTC) on Friday, April 20th, 2007. The magnitude 6.1 event [Depth: 10 km (6.2 miles) set by location program] has been located @ SOUTHWESTERN RYUKYU ISLANDS, JAPAN."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007bjai.php] - [04/22/07]

2007 - Sun in Taurus - April 21st, 2007: "Reported date when the Sun entered the constellation Taurus." [Based on: http://www2.bitstream.net/~bunlion/bpi/ephm/E200704.html]

2007 -  Trivia / Pet Food Recall - April 21st, 2007: "Latest pet food recall [a third company on Friday - 04/20/07] linked to rice product [made with an imported Chinese ingredient] / Ingredient [rice protein concentrate] was tainted  with industrial chemical similar to wheat ingredient from earlier recalls." [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p. A22, S.L.P.D., 04/21/07]

2007 - Market Report / U.S.A. - April 21st, 2007: "The stock market ended the week with a rally that sent the Dow Jones industrial average to a record [12,961.98] after earnings from caterpillar Inc. to Google Inc. topped estimates. [....]" [Based on: Bloomberg News article (Strong earnings reports help boost indexes to new highs), p. A39, S.L.P.D., 04/21/07]

2007 -  Compound shown to block HIV - April 21st, 2007: "Compound ['virus inhibitory peptide'] shown to block HIV [reported Friday - 04/20/07 - in the journal Cell] / Team [German researchers] looks to test synthetic version of blood peptide in people [the peptide targets a viral protein called gp-41 fusion peptide, which plays a crucial role in entry of the virus into cells.]." [Based on: Title & Subtitle for Los Angeles Times article by Thomas H. Maugh II, p. A24, S.L.P.D., 04/21/07]

2007 -  Audit Deception? / Fannie Mae - April 21st, 2007: "KPMG accuses Fannie Mae of audit deception" [Based on: Title Bloomberg News article by James Tyson, p. A38, S.L.P.D., 04/21/07]

2007 -  NASA Standoff / Texas Space Center - April 21st, 2007: "Two dead in NASA standoff / Worker [NASA contract worker] gets gun past security, kills a hostage and himself [04/20/07] at space center in Texas, police say" [Based on: Title & Subtitle for A.P. article, p. A24, S.L.P.D., 04/21/07]

2007 -  Increased Security / American Sites, Germany - April 21st, 2007: "Security increased [in response to a 'heightened threat'] at American sites [in Germany]" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p. A27, S.L.P.D., 04/21/07]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / New Ireland Region, Papua New Guinea - April 21st, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 07:12:47 (UTC) on Saturday, April 21st, 2007. The magnitude 6.3 event [Depth: 401.7 km (249.6 miles) set by location program] has been located @ NEW IRELAND REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007bkal.php] - [04/22/07]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / Aisen Chile - April 21st, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 17:53:45 (UTC) on Saturday, April 21st, 2007. The magnitude 6.2 event [Depth: 27 km (6.8 miles)] has been located @ AISEN, CHILE."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007bkba.php] - [04/23/07]

*Trivia: "An earthquake in remote southern Chile shook free a landslide of rocks, sending them smashing into a narrow fjord and causing 25-foot waves that swept away 10 beachgoers. Three bodies were recovered Sunday [04/22/07]. [....]" [Based on: A.P. article (Large waves sweep away 10 after quake, landslide in Chile), p A8, S.L.P.D., 04/23/07]

2007 -  Trivia / Declining U.S. Dollar - April 22nd, 2007: "To the delight of U.S. exporters and the dismay of U.S. tourists, the dollar touched a 26-year low last week against the British pound and was less than a penny from an all-time low against the euro." [Based on: Cox News Service article (Declining dollar: Two sides of the coin / U.S. travelers to Europe will feel the pinch, but exporters are smiling.), p. A9, S.L.P.D., 04/22/07]

2007 -  Palestinian Deaths / West Bank - April 22nd, 2007: "6 Palestinians reported killed by Israeli troops [including a 17-year-old girl]" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p. A9, S.L.P.D., 04/22/07]

2007 -  Air Show Accident / South Carolina - April 22nd, 2007: "Blue Angeles jet crashes [04/21/07], hits houses / Navy air show pilot is killed, and eight on the ground are injured in a Beaufort, S.C., neighborhood." [Based on: Title & Subtitle for McCLATCHY NEWSPAPERS article, p. A1, S.L.P.D., 04/22/07]

2007 - Civilian Slayings Trivia / Haditha, Iraq - April 22nd, 2007: "The Marine  Corps chain of command in Iraq ignored 'obvious' signs of 'serious misconduct' in the 2005 [11/19/05] slayings of two dozen civilians in Haditha, according to an Army general's [Maj. Gen Eldon A. Bargewell] investigation. [NP] His report said commanders fostered a climate that devalued the life of innocent Iraqis to the point that their deaths were considered an insignificant part of the war. [....] " [Based on: Washington Post article (Marines ignored misconduct, shrugged off civilian losses, report says), p. A7, S.L.P.D., 04/22/07]

2007 -  Bloody Fighting / Mogadishu, Somalia - April 22nd, 2007: "Bloody fighting in Somali capital [04/21/07] / Islamic insurgents and Ethiopian troops battle for fourth day." [Based on: Title & Subtitle for A.P. article, p. A15, S.L.P.D., 04/22/07]

2007 - Entering Solar Wind Stream / Planet Earth - April 22nd, 2007: "Sky watchers from Scandinavia to Alaska should be alert for auroras tonight. Earth is entering a solar wind stream, and this could cause a geomagnetic storm. [....]" [Based on: http://spaceweather.com/] - [04/22/07]

2007 -  Domestic Partnerships / Washington State, U.S.A. - April 22nd, 2007: "New law [04/21/07] grants rights in domestic partnerships" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p. A5, S.L.P.D., 04/22/07]

2007 -  Security Risk? / Self-Proclaimed "Antichrist", Guatemala - April 22nd, 2007: "He [Jose Luis de Jesus Miranda] calls himself the Antichrist, wears the number 666 tattooed on his arm and claims a following of 2 million people. [....] He has a 24-hour Spanish-language television network and a radio program broadcast on 287 stations. [....] He preaches that sin and the devil do not exist. In January, he revealed tattoos of the numbers 666 on his forearms and declared that he and his followers were antichrists because their beliefs superseded those of Jesus Christ. [....] Miranda, who lives in Miami, founded the Growing in Grace church in 1986 and based the church in suburban Doral. He preaches to followers in some 35 nations, most of them in Latin America. [....]" [Based on: A.P. article (Self-proclaimed 'Antichrist' ignores ban on visit / Guatemalan government says he is security risk), p. A14, S.L.P.D., 04/22/07]

2007 -  Political Trivia / France - April 23rd, 2007: "French voters Sunday [04/22/07] chose ruling party candidate Nicolas Sarkozy and Socialist Segolene Royal to compete in the French presidential runoff in two weeks, with a massive voter turnout backing a generational shift of the country's leadership. [....] Eighty-four percent of the 44.5 million eligible voters cast ballots - an apparent record in a first-round presidential ballot in France. [....]" [Based on: Washington Post article (It'll be Sarkozy, Royal in runoff), p A8, S.L.P.D., 04/23/07]

2007 - Died / Boris N. Yeltsin - April 23rd, 2007: "Died this date in history: Boris N. Yeltsin. He was 76."

2007 - Palestinian Deaths / West Bank - April 23rd, 2007: "Israeli soldiers killed three Palestinians in separate incidents Sunday [04/22/07] in the West Bank, prompting Hamas officials to call on their movement's military wing to respond 'with all possiblemeans of resistance.' [....]" [Based on: Washington Post article (Israeli soldiers kill 3 Palestinians), p A10, S.L.P.D., 04/23/07]

2007 - Market Report / U.S.A. - April 24th, 2007: "Stocks fell Monday [04/23/07] after the price of crude oil rose and concern mounted that mortgage defaults will accelerate. [....]" [Based on: Bloomberg News article (Dow has first drop in 8 days; rising oil prices hit Wal-Mart), p. C3, S.L.P.D., 04/24/07]

2007 - First 3-D Photos of the Sun - April 24th, 2007: "NASA spacecraft provide 3-D images of the sun [released by NASA 04/23/07]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p A3, S.L.P.D., 04/24/07]

2007 - Settlement / Richard Scrushy - April 24th, 2007: "Scrushy [HealthSouth Corp. founder Richard Scrushy] agrees to $81 million settlement [He did not admit to any wrongdoing.]" [Based on: Article Title, p. C2, S.L.P.D., 04/24/07]

2007 - Truck Bomb / Baqouba, Iraq - April 24th, 2007: "Truck bomb kills 9 U.S. soldiers [04/23/07], wounds 20" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p A7, S.L.P.D., 04/24/07]

2007 - President Umaru Yar'Adua / Nigeria - April 24th, 2007: "Ruling party candidate [Umaru Yar'Adua] wins in Nigeria / But his rivals reject the results, and observers call vote deeply flawed." [Based on: Title & Subtitle for New York Times article, p A6, S.L.P.D., 04/24/07]

2007 - U.S. Envoy to U.N. / Zalmay Khalilzad - April 24th, 2007: "Khalilzad takes over as U.S. envoy to U.N. [04/23/07]" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p A7, S.L.P.D., 04/24/07]

2007 - Wiccan Symbol / VA Grave Markers, U.S.A. - April 24th, 2007: "VA allows Wiccans' symbol [a five-pointed star] on grave markers" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p A3, S.L.P.D., 04/24/07]

2007 - Market Report / U.S.A. - April 25th, 2007: "Most stocks declined Tuesday [04/24/07] after consumer confidence and house sails trailed forecasts, reviving concern the economy is slowing. An expanded share repurchase by IBM Corp. lifted the Dow Jones industrial average to its eighth gain in nine days. [....]" [Based on: Bloomberg News article (Stocks stumble as house prices and confidence tumble), p. D3, S.L.P.D., 04/25/07]

2007 - Earth-Like Planet / 581c - April 25th, 2007: "European astronomers announced Tuesday [04/24/07] that they have discovered the first planet beyond our solar system that orbits in a 'sweet spot' zone where life could exist. [NP] Named 581c, the planet is about five times as massive as Earth and orbits Giliese 581, a red dwarf star about 20 light years from our solar system. Its somewhere in the constellation Libra, which is low in the southeastern sky during the midevening in the Northern Hemisphere. [....]" [Based on: Los Angeles Times article (Scientists discover an Earth-like planet that could support life. / A world-class fond), p A1, S.L.P.D., 04/25/07]

2007 - Severe Storms / Eagle Pass, Texas - April 25th, 2007: "Storms kill six in town near Mexican border [04/24/07]" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p A3, S.L.P.D., 04/25/07]

2007 - End of Truce? / Hamas Military Wing - April 25th, 2007: "Hamas military wing declares end to truce" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p A10, S.L.P.D., 04/25/07]

2007 - Raided / Chinese-Run Oilfield, Ethiopia - April 25th, 2007: "Dozens are killed [nine Chinese and more than 60 Ethiopian workers] as Chinese-run oilfield is raided [04/24/07] / Gunmen attack, then are repelled, news agency says." [Based on: Title & Subtitle for Washington Post article, p A8, S.L.P.D., 04/25/07]

2007 - Trivie / Pet Food Contamination, U.S.A. - April 25th, 2007: "Inquiry moves on to human food / Hogs were fed tainted pet food; poultry farm in Missouri is suspect." [Based on: Title & Subtitle for S.L.P.D. article by Michael D. Sorkin, p A5, 04/25/07]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / Southwestern Ryukyu Islands, Japan - April 25th, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 13:34:16 (UTC) on Wednesday, April 25th, 2007. The magnitude 6.3 event [Depth: 69.3 km (43.1 miles)] has been located @ VANUATU."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007bpax.php] - [04/25/07]

2007 - Sunspot 953 - April 26th, 2006: "New sunspot 953 is four times wider than Earth and it's putting on a good show for anyone with a solar telescope. [....]" [Based on: http://spaceweather.com/index.cgi]

2007 - Trivia / Afghan Army - April 26th, 2007: "NATO pushes Afghan army into larger role / Allied forces get ready for intensified fighting as casualties rise on both sides." [Based on: Title & Subtitle for A.P. article, p A10, S.L.P.D., 04/26/07]

2007 - Market Report / U.S.A. - April 26th, 2007: "Stocks extended their biggest monthly rally in more than three years Wednesday [04/25/06] and the Dow Jones industrial average surpassed 13,000 [13,089.89] for the first time, spurred by profits at Boeing Co. and Amazon.com that topped analysts' forecasts. [....]" [Based on: Bloomberg News article (Rally pushes Dow above 13,000 level for the first time), p. D3, S.L.P.D., 04/26/07]

2007 - Guilty Plea / Pfizer Inc. - April 26th, 2007: "Pfizer agrees to pay $34.7 million in fines [pleaded guilty of providing a kickback to a pharmacy benefit manager over a hormone drug" [Based on: Title for article, p D2, S.L.P.D., 04/26/07]

2007 - Out of "View" / Rosie O'Donnell - April 26th, 2007: "Rosie O'Donnell is out of 'View' / Her departure in mid-June from the ABC daytime TV show is mutual decision, both parties say." [Based on: Title & Subtitle for Philadelphia Inquirer article, p A2, S.L.P.D., 04/26/07]

*Links: http://prisonplanet.com/articles/april2007/250407ODonnell.htm

2007 - Too Much Lye in Water / Spencer, Mass. - April 26th, 2007: "Chemical [too much corrosive lye] in water [Spencer, Mass.] causes burns, rashes [04/25/06]" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p A5, S.L.P.D., 04/26/07]

2007 - Sheryl Crow Protest / Archbishop Raymond Burke - April 26th, 2007: "Burke [St. Louis Archbishop Raymond Burke] quits board in protest of Crow [Sheryl Crow] / Singer Sheryl Crow: Active on abortion rights, stem cell research. / Archbishop Raymond Burke: Said  Missouri-born singer 'promotes moral evils.' " [Based on: Title & Subtitles for S.L.P.D. article, p A1, 04/26/07]

2007 - Won't Give Civilian Casualty Count to U.N. / Iraqi Government - April 26th, 2007: "Iraqi officials won't give casualty count" [Based on: Title for Los Angeles Times article, p A12, S.L.P.D., 04/26/07]

2007 - Market Report / U.S.A. - April 27th, 2007: "Most stocks fell Thursday [04/26/07] after raw-materials producers declined, while better-than-forecast earnings at 3M Co. and Exxon Mobil Corp. helped push the Dow Jones industrial average to another record [13,105.50]. [....]" [Based on: Bloomberg News article (Mining shares trip S&P 500 while Dow sets another mark), p. B9, S.L.P.D., 04/27/07]

2007 - Democratic Debate / U.S.A. - April 27th, 2007: "Iraq dominates first Democratic debate [Orangeburg, S.C. - 04/26/07]" [Based on: Title for Cox News Service article, p A1, S.L.P.D., 04/27/07]

2007 - Melamine Tainted Hogs / U.S.A. - April 27th, 2007: "Tainted [melamine] hogs will be destroyed, officials say [As many as 6,000 hogs now under quarantine may be affected.]" [Based on: Article Title, p B2, S.L.P.D., 04/27/07]

2007 - Detainee Trivia / Guantanamo Bay, Cuba - April 27th, 2007: "Detainees' access to lawyers challenged" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p A2, S.L.P.D., 04/27/07]

2007 - Pet Food Recall / Chenango Valley Pet Foods - April 27th, 2007: "Company [Chenango Valley Pet Foods] recalls some pet food" [Based on: Title for News Services article, p A12, S.L.P.D., 04/27/07]

2007 - Melamine Banned From Food Products / China - April 27th, 2007: "[....] U.S. Food and Drug Administration officials say they suspect the substance [melamine], which is a chemical found in plastics and pesticides, is to blame. [....]" [Based on: Title for News Services article (China bans melamine from food products), p A12, S.L.P.D., 04/27/07]

2007 - Housing Assistance Extended / Hurricane Survivors, U.S.A. - April 27th, 2007: "[....] About 33,000 households still rely on federal housing subsidies in cities including Houston and Atlanta. In addition, about 87,000 households in Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas and Alabama are in travel trailers and mobile homes. [....]" [Based on: Title for News Services article (Housing assistance is extended to 2009), p A6, S.L.P.D., 04/27/07]

2007 - Aurora Watch - April 28th, 2007: "Northern sky watchers should be alert for auroras tonight. Earth is entering a solar wind stream, and this could cause a geomagnetic storm.  [....]" [http://spaceweather.com/index.cgi]

2007 - Market Report / U.S.A. - April 28th, 2007: "News of the slowest economic growth rate in four years left Wall Street listless as concern returned that profit growth won't justify this year's rally. [....]" [Based on: Bloomberg News article (Slow economic growth staggers Wall Street), p. A39, S.L.P.D., 04/27/07]

2007 - Legal Guns / Utah Campuses - April 28th, 2007: "Guns legal on Utah campuses / State allows concealed carry at public colleges." [Based on: Title & Subtitle for A.P. article, p A21, S.L.P.D., 04/28/07]

2007 - Guantanamo Prison / Abdul Hadi al-Iraqi - April 28th, 2007: "CIA hands over [to Guantanamo Bay military prison] terror suspect [Abdul Hadi al-Iraqi]" [Based on: Title for A.P. article, p A23, S.L.P.D., 04/28/07]

2007 - Terrorist Ring Thwarted / Saudia Arabia - April 28th, 2007: "Saudis arrest 172 said to be planning attacks" [Based on: Title for New York Times article, p A25, S.L.P.D., 04/28/07]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / East of South Sandwich Islands - April 28th, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 14:02:38 (UTC) on Saturday, April 28th, 2007. The magnitude 6.0 event [Depth: 10 km (6.2 miles) set by location program] has been located @ EAST OF THE SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007bsay.php] - [04/30/07]

2007 - Suicide Bomber / Pakistan - April 29th, 2007: "Suicide bomb [killing at least 22 people - 04/29/07] narrowly misses Pakistan official [interior minister Aftab Khan Sherpao]" [Based on: Title for New York Times article, p A11, S.L.P.D., 04/29/07]

2007 - Suicide Bomber / Karbala, Iraq - April 29th, 2007: "Deadly bombing [that killed at least 58 people near a Shiite shrine - 04/28/07] sparks Shiites' anger" [Based on: Title for Chicago Tribune article, p A5, S.L.P.D., 04/29/07]

2007 - Trivia / Washington Sex Scandal - April 29th, 2007: "Owner of escort firm [Deborah Jeane Palfrey, a.k.a. Miz Julia] drops hints, keeps secrets / Washington shakeup - Deputy Secretary of State Randall Tobias quit. / TV report  - ABC will interview the owner on Friday's edition of '20/20.' " [Based on: Title & Subtitles for Washington Post article, p A13, S.L.P.D., 04/29/07]

2007 - Strong Earthquake / Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Is., Alaska - April 29th, 2007: "A strong earthquake occurred at 14:41:57 (UTC) on Sunday, April 29th, 2007. The magnitude 6.2 event [Depth: 117 km (72.7 miles) set by location program] has been located @ ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS., ALASKA."

[Based on: http://earthquakes.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2007bta3.php] - [04/30/07]

2007 - Back to Work / Tony Snow - April 30th, 2007: "An upbeat Snow gets back to work today" [Based on: Title for Washington Post article, p A3, S.L.P.D., 04/30/07]

2007 - Guns do kill people; lots of them - April 30th, 2007: "[....] I [Bob Herbert] had coffee the other day with Marian Wright Edelman, president of the Children's Defense Fund, and she mentioned that since the murders of Robert Kennedy and the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in 1968, well over a million Americans have been killed by firearms in the United States. That's more than the combined U.S. combat deaths in all the wars in all of American history. [....]" [Based on: Other Views page article (Guns do kill people; lots of them) by Bob Herbert (Copyright The New York Times), p B9, S.L.P.D., 04/30/07]

2007 - Rally for Secular Rule / Istanbul, Turkey - April 30th, 2007: "Turks rally for secular rule - Demonstrators walk beneath Turkish flags carrying portraits of Turkey's founder Ataturk during an Istanbul rally in support of secular rule. Hundreds of thousands of pro-secular Turks flooded central Istanbul on Sunday [04/29/07] to demand the resignation of the government, which they fear is leading Turkey toward Islamic rule." [Based on: Title & A.P. picture article, p A8, S.L.P.D., 04/30/07]

2007 - Google to Make Public Records Available Online - April 30th, 2007: "Google, 4 states [Arizona, California, Utah and Virginia] to make public records available online / Easier Access - After 9/11, government agencies restricted access to information. / Familiar Worry - Privacy advocates worry records contain personal information [dealing with education, real estate, health care and the environment]." [Based on: Title & Subtitles for A.P. article, p A2, S.L.P.D., 04/30/07]

2007 - Highway Ramp Collapse / San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge - April 30th, 2007: "Highway ramp [from eastbound Interstate 80 to eastbound Interstate 580] falls after tanker crash [04/29/07]" [Based on: Title for San Jose Mercury News article, p A1, S.L.P.D., 04/30/07]

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