News of other days

October 9, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 20, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Wash. woman shot by stove

October 9, 2008 SEKIU, Wash. (AP) - A woman in Washington state says her cast-iron stove shot her in the leg.

Viagra missile misfires

October 9, 2008 NEW YORK (AP) - A court says a man's escapade in New York with a decommissioned missile emblazoned with "Viva Viagra" is a dud.

Shooting charges filed

October 9, 2008 KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A man has been charged with murder after a shooting in a crowded shopping mall that left a store employee dead and sent panicked shoppers running for cover.

Retailers report weak sales in September

October 9, 2008 NEW YORK (AP) - American consumers went into hiding in September, leaving retailers with dismal sales and an uncertain future well beyond the holiday season as the fallout from the financial meltdow

Flu vaccine recommendations

October 9, 2008 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends annual flu vaccination for adults who want to reduce the risk of catching the virus or spreading it.