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China promotes South Sea fleet commander to head of navy

China promotes South Sea fleet commander to head of navy

12 (UPI) -- A Chinese commander of Beijing's South Sea fleet was promoted to head of the People's Liberation…

The shutdown of a jointly operated factory park in North Korea was a misstep in inter-Korea relations, according to a South Korean analyst.

Analyst: Shuttered North Korea factories were not paying for nukes

13 (UPI) -- Top defense officials of the United States, Japan and South Korea agreed to hold a videoconference on…

By United Press International On Jan. 24, 1984, Apple's Macintosh computer went on sale. Price tag: $2,495.

Almanac for Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017

By United Press International On Jan. 24, 1984, Apple's Macintosh computer went on sale. Price tag: $2,495.

By United Press International On Dec. 19, 1972, the splashdown of Apollo 17 ended the United States' manned moon exploration program.

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By United Press International On Dec. the splashdown of Apollo 17 ended the United States' manned moon exploration program.

By United Press International On Dec. 18, 1916, the Battle of Verdun ends in a French victory of German forces with total casualties, for…

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By United Press International On Dec. the Battle of Verdun ends in a French victory of German forces with total casualties, for…

By United Press International On Dec. 28, 1950, advancing Chinese troops crossed the 38th Parallel, dividing line between North and South…

Almanac for Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2016

By United Press International On Dec. advancing Chinese troops crossed the Parallel, dividing line between North and South…

By United Press International On Feb. 19, 1942, as a security measure during World War II, the U.S. government began relocating…

Almanac for Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017

On Feb. as a security measure during World War II, the U. government began relocating Japanese-Americans to internment camps in remote areas of several states.

By United Press International On Feb. 3, 1924, Woodrow Wilson, the 28th president of the United States, died in Washington at the age of 67.

Almanac for Friday, Feb. 3, 2017

By United Press International On Feb. Woodrow Wilson, the president of the United States, died in Washington at the age of

By United Press International On Jan. 27, 1984, singer Michael Jackson sustained a burn on his scalp during the filming of a soft-drink…

Almanac for Friday, Jan. 27, 2017

On Jan. singer Michael Jackson sustained a burn on his scalp during the filming of a soft-drink commercial.

By United Press International On Dec. 29, 1890, more than 200 Lakota men, women and children were massacred by the U.S. 7th Cavalry at…

Almanac for Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016

By United Press International On Dec. more than 200 Lakota men, women and children were massacred by the U. Cavalry at…

By United Press International On Dec. 16, 1913, British actor Charles Chaplin reported to work at Keystone Studios in Hollywood, launching…

Almanac for Friday, Dec. 16, 2016

On Dec. British actor Charles Chaplin reported to work at Keystone Studios in Hollywood, launching a legendary film career.

By United Press International On Jan. 26, 1998, in response to allegations that he had an affair with former White House intern Monica…

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By United Press International On Jan. in response to allegations that he had an affair with former White House intern Monica…

By United Press International On Dec. 25, 1991, Mikhail Gorbachev resigned as Soviet president the day before Russia's Supreme Soviet (the…

Almanac for Sunday, Dec. 25, 2016

On Dec. Mikhail Gorbachev resigned as Soviet president the day before Russia's Supreme Soviet (the name for the USSR's legislative bodies) voted to end the Soviet Union.

By United Press International On Feb. 17, 1933, Newsweek magazine published its first issue.

Almanac for Friday, Feb. 17, 2017

By United Press International On Feb. Newsweek magazine published its first issue.

By United Press International On Jan. 14, 1963, George Wallace was inaugurated as the governor of Alabama, promising his followers,…

Almanac for Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017

On June President Kennedy ordered Alabama Gov. George C. Wallace "to cease and desist" from any unlawful obstruction at the University of Alabama.

By United Press International On Jan. 5, 1925, Nellie Tayloe Ross of Wyoming was sworn in as the first woman governor in the United States.

Almanac for Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017

By United Press International On Jan. Nellie Tayloe Ross of Wyoming was sworn in as the first woman governor in the United States.

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