Glancing Backward
Today is Tuesday, July 28, the 209th day of 2015. There are 156 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On July 28, 1945, a U.S. Army bomber crashed into the 79th floor of New York's Empire State Building, killing 14 people. The U.S. Sena (read more)
Today is Monday, July 27, the 208th day of 2015. There are 157 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On July 27, 1940, Bugs Bunny made his "official" debut in the Warner Bros. animated cartoon "A Wild Hare." Billboard magazine published (read more)
Today is Sunday, July 26, the 207th day of 2015. There are 158 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On July 26, 1945, President Harry S. Truman, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill and Chinese leader Chiang Kai-shek issued the Pot (read more)
Today is Saturday, July 25, the 206th day of 2015. There are 159 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On July 25, 1965, Bob Dylan drew boos from some spectators at the Newport Folk Festival as he performed with a rock band. (The cause o (read more)
Today is Friday, July 24, the 205th day of 2015. There are 160 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On July 24, 1915, the SS Eastland, a passenger ship carrying more than 2,500 people, rolled onto its side while docked at the Clark Stre (read more)
Today is Thursday, July 23, the 204th day of 2015. There are 161 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On July 23, 1945, French Marshal Henri Petain (ahn-REE' pay-TAN'), who had headed the pro-Axis Vichy (vee-shee) government during Worl (read more)
Today is Wednesday, July 22, the 203rd day of 2015. There are 162 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On July 22, 1975, the U.S. House of Representatives joined the Senate in voting to restore the American citizenship of Confederate Ge (read more)
Today is Tuesday, July 21, the 202nd day of 2015. There are 163 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On July 21, 1925, the so-called "Monkey Trial" ended in Dayton, Tennessee, with John T. Scopes found guilty of violating state law for (read more)