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Queen Elizabeth honors Irish soldiers

IRELAND (FOX44) On day two of her historic trip to a country where her ancestors were hated, Queen Elizabeth honored the Irish soldiers who were killed in the First World War when they fought under British command.

On this day in history, Microsoft accused of cornering the market

1642 - Montreal, Canada, was founded. 1804 - Napoleon Bonaparte was proclaimed emperor by the French Senate.

Now is the time to sell your used vehicle

NATIONAL NEWS (FOX44) Now may good time to sell your used car. Don't wait though the clock is ticking.

Unabomber items being sold online

NATIONAL NEWS (FOX44) Personal items belonging to the infamous Unabomber are being sold today in an online auction.

Famous spokesman asked to be let go

NATIONAL NEWS (FOX44) The world's biggest hamburger chain has been asked to let its most famous spokesman go. A letter to Mcdonald's ran on May 18th in six major newspapers.

Gabrielle Giffords undergoes surgery

NATIONAL NEWS (FOX44) Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords will undergo surgery on May 18th while her husband is in space. Doctors will replace a piece of Giffords' skull with a plastic implant.

Ireland, South Korea, Brazil, China, The Philippines

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Ireland, Queen Elizabeth’s visit to Ireland is off to a rocky start. Even the biggest security operation in Irish history couldn't stop some rioters furious over Queen Elizabeth’s visit.

On This Day In History, New York Stock Exchange Is Founded

1630 - Italian Jesuit Niccolo Zucchi saw the belts on Jupiter's surface. 1756 - Britain declared war on France, beginning the French and Indian War.

A New Interim Caretaker For Al Qaeda Announced

A top Al Qaeda analyst believes Saif Al-Adel is serving as interim caretaker for the terrorist group after Osama Bin Laden's death.

Holocaust Survivors Gather In Washington For Remembrance Ceremony

Survivors of the Holocaust gathered with government dignitaries in Washington to remember the World War II era tragedy. A ceremony was held at the Capitol for Holocaust Remembrance Days.