Glancing Backward
Today is Saturday, Nov. 22, the 326th day of 2014. There are 39 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Nov. 22, 1963, President John F. Kennedy was assassinated while riding in a motorcade in Dallas; Texas Gov. John B. Connally, in the (read more)
Today is Friday, Nov. 21, the 325th day of 2014. There are 40 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Nov. 21, 1864, a letter was signed by President Abraham Lincoln expressing condolences to Lydia Bixby, a widow in Boston whose five so (read more)
Today is Thursday, Nov. 20, the 324th day of 2014. There are 41 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Nov. 20, 1789, New Jersey became the first state to ratify the Bill of Rights. Glancing Backward Locally: 25 years ago - 1989 A f (read more)
Today is Wednesday, Nov. 19, the 323rd day of 2014. There are 42 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Nov. 19, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln paid tribute to the fallen from the Battle of Gettysburg as he dedicated a national cemete (read more)
Today is Tuesday, Nov. 18, the 322nd day of 2014. There are 43 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Nov. 18, 1964, FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover described civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. as "the most notorious liar in the c (read more)
Today is Monday, Nov. 17, the 321st day of 2014. There are 44 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Nov. 17, 1889, the Union Pacific Railroad Co. began direct, daily railroad service between Chicago and Portland, Oregon, as well as Ch (read more)
Today is Sunday, Nov. 16, the 320th day of 2014. There are 45 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Nov. 16, 1914, the newly created Federal Reserve Banks opened in 12 cities. Glancing Backward Locally: 25 years ago - 1989 About 20 (read more)
Today is Saturday, Nov. 15, the 319th day of 2014. There are 46 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Nov. 15, 1864, during the Civil War, Union forces led by Maj. Gen. William T. Sherman began their "March to the Sea" from Atlanta, w (read more)