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Daily Run Down 04/14/2013: Morning Edition

Here is this morning’s Daily Run Down.

Big News

General News

International

Obits

Science/Space

Historical

Gaming

Gadgets

Technology

Social

Security

London/Britain/UK

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot?

Funny

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 48

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Daily Run Down: 03/03/2013: Historical Edition

Here is today’s Historical Daily Run Down.

  • In 1585, The Olympic Theatre is inaugurated in Vincenza.
  • In 1706, German composer, Johann Pachelbel, dies.
  • In 1756, William Godwin, English Writer, is born.
  • In 1820, The U.S. Congress passes the Missouri Compromise.
  • In 1831, American Inventor George Pullman is born.
  • In 1836, Texas celebrates Texas Independence Day.
  • In 1845, Florida is admitted as the 27th U.S. State.
  • In 1847, Scottish-American inventor Alexander Graham Bell is born.
  • In 1873, The U.S. Congress enacts the ‘Cornstock Law’.
  • In 1875, THe first ever organized indoor game of ice hockey is played in Montreal, Canada.
  • In 1882, Italian Criminal Charles Ponzi is born.
  • In 1885, The American Telephone & Telegraph Company (AT&T) is incorporated in New York.
  • In 1910, J.D. Rockefeller Jr. announces that he will devote all of his time to philanthropy.
  • In 1915, The NACA, the precursor to the NASA, is founded.
  • In 1923, TIME magazine is published for the first time.
  • In 1931, The United States adopts The Star-Spangled Banner as its national anthem.
  • In 1938, Oil is discovered in Saudi Arabia.
  • In 1943, 173 People are killed while trying to enter the Bethnal Green tube station in London, England.
  • In 1959, American Radio Host Ira Glass was born.
  • In 1959, American actor and comedian Lou Costello dies.
  • In 1969, NASA launches Apollo 9.
  • In 1982, American Actress Jessica Biel was born.
  • In 1991, An amateur video captures the beating of Rodney King.
 

Look for more current news later and another Historical Daily Run Down next week.

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Daily Run Down 02/27/2013: Morning Edition

Here is this morning’s Daily Run Down.

Recalls

General News

International

Politics

Obits

Health

Science/Space

Historical

Gaming

Law

Technology

Mobile

Software/Apps

Security

London/Britain/UK

Personal

Odd

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 29

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Daily Run Down 01/17/2013: Evening Edition

Here is this evening’s Daily Run Down.

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Big News

Recalls

General News

International

Politics

Obits

Health

Science/Space

Financial

Historical

Tips and Tricks

Gaming

Gadgets

Law

Technology

Mobile

Software/Apps

Security

London/Britain/UK

Odd

Funny

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 103

Look for more stories tomorrow.