Glancing Backward
Today is Saturday, Jan. 31, the 31st day of 2015. There are 334 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On Jan. 31, 1865, the U.S. House of Representatives joined the Senate in passing the 13th Amendment to the United States Constitution (read more)
Today is Friday, Jan. 30, the 30th day of 2015. There are 335 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On Jan. 30, 1945, during World War II, more than 500 Allied captives held at the Japanese prison camp in Cabanatuan (kah-bah-nah-TOO'-ah (read more)
Today is Thursday, Jan. 29, the 29th day of 2015. There are 336 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 29, 1845, Edgar Allan Poe's poem "The Raven" was first published in the New York Evening Mirror. Glancing Backward Locally: 2 (read more)
Today is Wednesday, Jan. 28, the 28th day of 2015. There are 337 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On Jan. 28, 1915, the United States Coast Guard was created as President Woodrow Wilson signed a bill merging the Life-Saving Service (read more)
Today is Tuesday, Jan. 27, the 27th day of 2015. There are 338 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 27, 1945, during World War II, Soviet troops liberated the Nazi concentration camps Auschwitz and Birkenau in Poland. Glancing (read more)
Today is Sunday, Jan. 25, the 25th day of 2015. There are 340 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 25, 1915, America's first official transcontinental telephone call took place as Alexander Graham Bell, who was in New York, spok (read more)
Today is Monday, Jan. 26, the 26th day of 2015. There are 339 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 26, 1915, President Woodrow Wilson signed the Rocky Mountain National Park Act, which created America's 10th nat (read more)
Today is Saturday, Jan. 24, the 24th day of 2015. There are 341 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 24, 1965, British statesman Winston Churchill died in London at age 90. Glancing Backward Locally: 25 years ago - 1990 Plans (read more)