Glancing Backward
Today is Tuesday, September 16, the 259th day of 2014. There are 106 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On September 16, 1974, President Gerald R. Ford announced a conditional amnesty program for Vietnam war deserters and dr (read more)
Today is Monday, September 15, the 258th day of 2014. There are 107 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On September 15, 1789, the U.S. Department of Foreign Affairs was renamed the Department of State. Author James Fen (read more)
Today is Saturday, September 13, the 256th day of 2014. There are 109 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On September 13, 1814, during the War of 1812, British naval forces began bombarding Fort McHenry in Baltimore but were driven ba (read more)
Today is Friday, September 12, the 255th day of 2014. There are 110 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On September 12, 1914, during World War I, the First Battle of the Marne ended in an Allied victory against Germany. Glancing Back (read more)
Today is Thursday, September 11, the 254th day of 2014. There are 111 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On September 11, 2001, on America's single-worst day of terrorism, nearly 3,000 people were killed as 19 al-Qaida members hijacke (read more)
Today is Wednesday, September 10, the 253rd day of 2014. There are 112 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On September 10, 1939, Canada declared war on Germany. Glancing Backward Locally: 25 years ago - 1989 Margaret Willfong of Bl (read more)
Today is Tuesday, September 9, the 252nd day of 2014. There are 113 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On September 9, 1776, the second Continental Congress made the term "United States" official, replacing "United Colonies." Glancin (read more)
Today is Monday, September 8, the 251st day of 2014. There are 114 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On September 8, 1974, President Gerald R. Ford granted a "full, free, and absolute pardon" to former President Rich (read more)