September 20, 2014

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Copies of the Middle West Review are seen at the offices of the University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln, Neb., Friday, Sept. 19, 2014. The $40-per-issue, biannual journal has only 25 subscribers thus far, mostly Midwestern university libraries. But Joyce Gettman, a spokeswoman for the University of Nebraska Press, said new journals usually see a significant jump in subscribers after the first issues are distributed "and word spreads." (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
Journal aims to stoke interest in Midwest historyNew academic journal aims to stoke interest in history of Midwest and Plains
The Associated Press18 minutes ago
FILE - In this June 30, 2010, file photo, Bishop Blase Cupich, 61, of Rapid City, S.D., poses for a photo at The Cathedral of Our Lady of Lourdes after his announcement in Spokane, Wash. Cupich will be named the next archbishop of Chicago, The Associated Press has learned. Cupich will succeed Cardinal Francis George, according to a person with knowledge of the selection, who spoke Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, on the condition of anonymity because the person wasn't authorized to speak publicly. (AP Photo/The Spokesman-Review, Dan Pelle)
Pope names Cupich as next Chicago archbishopPope names moderate Bishop Cupich to lead Chicago archdiocese, succeeding Cardinal George
The Associated Press19 minutes ago
In this undated artist rendering provided by the “Friends of the High Line,” the High Line’s interim walkway, looking northwest, where the High Line curves north at the intersection of West 30th Street and 12th Avenue in New York is shown. The stylish, elevated, flower-strewn walkway that once provided a route for freight train traffic to travel above city streets, opens to the public on Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/James Corner Field Operations, Diller Scofidio + Renfro.) NO SALES
Last stretch of New York's High Line to openLast stretch of New York's High Line to open _ completing an urban transformation
The Associated Press23 minutes ago
Pomp, little action expected at UN climate summitUN climate summit, march brings glitz and hoopla but no fix for warming world
The Associated Press35 minutes ago
FILE -  In this Sept. 28, 1989 file photo, a ferry plies the Intracoastal Waterway by the Ben Sawyer Bridge between Sullivans Island, S.C., and the South Carolina mainland. The bridge was damaged by Hurricane Hugo which hit on Sept. 21, 1989. Twenty five years after the storm,  Joseph P. Riley Jr. of nearby Charleston and the longest-serving mayor in the city's history,  says preparing for and recovering from the storm was the most important time in his service to the city. (AP Photo/The Post and Courier, Wade Spees, File)
Hugo mauled Charleston, tested mayor 25 years agoHurricane Hugo changed Charleston and its longtime mayor, who's still in charge 25 years later
The Associated Press1 hour ago

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