On This Day: April 2

10 years of headlines that grabbed us.
April 2, 2019
In Famed Oceanic Hole, a Chilling Discovery
Belize's Great Blue Hole was popularized by underwater explorer Jacques Cousteau in a 1971 episode of his series, The Undersea World of Jacques Cousteau...  Keep reading >>
 
April 2, 2018
Trump Hits Mexico Again: 'Our Country Is Being Stolen!'
President Trump unleashed a Twitter attack on Mexico over the weekend, and he picked up right where he left off on Monday morning. In multiple...  Keep reading >>
 
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April 2, 2017
Lawsuits Filed Over 'Buttery Soft' Leggings
What's not to love about buttery soft leggings? When they tear as easily as "wet toilet paper," which a class action lawsuit...  Keep reading >>
 
April 2, 2016
Obama: Trump 'Doesn't Know Much' About the World
At the end of the Nuclear Security Summit on Friday, President Obama took a question on the man the Economist deems a top global risk...  Keep reading >>
 
April 2, 2015
Indiana Pizzeria Owners Are 'in Hiding, Basically'
The owners of the pizzeria in Walkerton, Ind., that told a local TV station they would refuse to cater a gay wedding has seen their...  Keep reading >>
 
 
April 2, 2014
Supreme Court Strikes Cap on Political Donations
The Supreme Court dealt yet another blow to campaign finance rules today, ruling that it is unconstitutional to cap the total amount a person could...  Keep reading >>
 
April 2, 2013
Connecticut Forges US' Toughest Gun Laws
Connecticut lawmakers spurred into action by the Sandy Hook school shooting have agreed on what they say is the nation's strongest gun control bill...  Keep reading >>
 
April 2, 2012
7 Dead in Calif. School Shooting
A gunman opened fire at a Christian university in California today, killing at least seven people and wounding three more, before being captured in a...  Keep reading >>
 
April 2, 2011
Why I Loved Being Called a MILF
Since becoming a mom, Wilson Diehl had “internalized the wildly sexist notion that moms are unsexy,” she writes on Salon . “Maybe I...  Keep reading >>
 
April 2, 2010
Palin Fizzles in Fox Debut
Sarah Palin's new television show is like Sarah Palin—fuzzy on the details—but this time really dull, notes reviewer Hank Stuever. Real American Stories...  Keep reading >>
 
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