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Daily Run Down 04/27/2013: Morning Edition

Here is this morning’s Daily Run Down.

Big News

General News

International

Politics

Obits

Health

Science/Space

Financial

Historical

Gaming

Gadgets

Law

Patents

Technology

Internet

Social

Mobile

Software/Apps

Security

Developer

London/Britain/UK

Personal

Odd

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot?

Funny

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 116

Look for more news stories this evening.

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Daily Run Down 02/19/2012: Historical Edition

Here is today’s Historical Daily Run Down.

  • In 356, Constantius II issues a decree closing all pagan temples in the Roman Empire.
  • In 1622, Sir Henry Savile, an English Educator, dies.
  • In 1672, Charles Chauncy, president of Harvard College dies.
  • In 1674, England the Netherlands sign the Treaty of Westminster ending the Third Anglo-Dutch War.
  • In 1807, Former Vice President Aaron Burr is arrested for treason.
  • In 1847, The first group of rescuers reaches the Donner Party.
  • In 1859, Daniel E. Sickles is acquitted of murder on the grounds of temporary insanity.
  • In 1861, Serfdom is abolished in Russia.
  • In 1865, Sven Heden, Swedish explorer, is born.
  • In 1878, Thomas Edison patents the Phonograph.
  • In 1884, More than 60 tornadoes strike the Southern US..
  • In 1932, Joseph P. Kerwin, NASA Astronaut, was born.
  • In 1936, Billy Mitchell, Father of the U.S. Airforce, dies.
  • In 1945, Approximately 30,000 Marines land on Iwo Jima.
  • In 1986, The Soviet Union launches the Mir spacecraft.
  • In 2009, Kelly Groucutt, Bass Guitarist for Electric Light Orchestra (ELO) dies.

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