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Daily Run Down 07/02/2013: Morning Edition

Here is this morning’s Daily Run Down.

General News

International

Politics

Health

Science/Space

Financial

Historical

Gaming

Technology

Internet

Mobile

Rumors

Software/Apps

London/Britain/UK

Funny

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 42

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Daily Run Down 06/20/2013: Evening Edition

Here is this evening’s Daily Run Down.

Recalls

General News

International

Obits

Health

Science/Space

Financial

Historical

Gaming

Gadgets

Law

Patents

Internet

Social Networking

Mobile

London/Britain/UK

Funny

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 44

Look for more stories tomorrow.

Daily Run Down: 06/02/2013: Historical Edition

Here is today’s Historical Daily Run Down.

  • In 1098, The first Siege of Antioch ends.
  • In 1535, Pope Leo XI is born.
  • In 1567, Irish King Shane O’Neill dies.
  • In 1692, Bridget Bishop is the first person to go to trial in the Salem Witch Trials.
  • In 1773, American planter and politician John Randolph of Roanoke is born.
  • In 1774, The Quartering Act is enacted.
  • In 1835, P.T. Barnum and his circus start their first tour of the United States.
  • In 1840, Thomas Hardy, English Writer, is born.
  • In 1855, The Portland Rum Riot occurs in Portland, Maine.
  • In 1886, President Grover Cleveland marries Frances Folsom in the White House.
  • In 1899, American naturalist Edwin Way Teale is born>.
  • In 1910, Charles Rolls becomes the first man to make a non-stop double crossing of the English Channel by Plane.
  • In 1919, Anarchists set off bombs across eight U.S. cities.
  • In 1941, American Actor Stacy Keach was born.
  • In 1941, American baseball player Lou Gehrig dies.
  • In 1953, Queen Elizabeth II is crowned the Queen of the United Kingdom.
  • In 1970, Racecard designer Bruce McLaren dies.
  • In 1979, Pope John Paul II begins his visit to Poland as Pope.
  • In 1990, The Lower Ohio Valley Outbreak occurs spawning 66 confirmed tornadoes.
  • In 2004, Ken Jennings begins his 74-game winning streak on Jeopardy.
  • In 2008, American Musician Bo Diddley dies.
  • In 2012, American Actress Kathryn Joosten dies.
 

Look for more current news later and another historical daily run down next week.

There are 22 stories this week.

Daily Run Down: 05/12/2013: Historical Edition

Here is today’s Historical Daily Run Down.

  • In 1191, Richard I of England marries Berengaria of Navarre.
  • In 1469, Gustav I of Sweden is born.
  • In 1670, Augustus II the Strong is born.
  • In 1689, William III of England joins the League of Augsburg.
  • In 1860, English Architect Charley Barry is born.
  • In 1870, The Manitoba Act is given Royal Assent.
  • In 1889, English businessman John Cadbury dies.
  • In 1925, American baseball player Yogi Berra was born.
  • In 1932, Charles Lindbergh, Jr. is found dead after his abduction.
  • In 1935, The first meeting between the founders of Alcoholics Anonymous occurs.
  • In 1937, American author, actor and Comedic Genius George Carlin is born.
  • In 1942, 1500 Jews are sent to gas chambers in Auschwitz.
  • In 1949, The Soviet Union lifts its blockade of Berlin.
  • In 1965, Soviet Spacecraft Luna 5 crashes on the Moon.
  • In 1968, American skateboarder Tony Hawk was born.
  • In 1992, Actor Robert Reed dies.
  • In 2002, U.S. President Jimmy Carter arrives in Cuba for a five-day visit with Fidel Castro.
  • In 2008, An earthquake strikes in Sichuan, China, killing over 69,000 people.
 

Look for more current news later and another historical daily run down next week.

There are 18 stories this week.

Daily Run Down 04/20/2013: Morning Edition

Here is this morning’s Daily Run Down.

Recalls

General News

International

Politics

Obits

Health

Science/Space

Financial

Historical

Gaming

Gadgets

Law

Technology

Internet

Social

Software/Apps

Security

London/Britain/UK

Personal

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot?

Funny

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 94

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