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Daily Run Down 02/25/2013: Evening Edition

Here is this evening’s Daily Run Down.

Big News

General News

International

Politics

Obits

Health

Science/Space

Financial

Historical

Tips and Tricks

Gadgets

Law

Patents

Technology

Internet

Social

Mobile

Rumors

Security

Developer

London/Britain/UK

Personal

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot?

Funny

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 115

Look for more stories tomorrow.

Daily Run Down 01/09/2013: Morning Edition

Here is this morning’s Daily Run Down.

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CES 2013

Big News

General News

International

Obits

Health

Science/Space

Financial

Historical

Gaming

Gadgets

Technology

Internet

Mobile

Software/Apps

Developer

London/Britain/UK

Personal

Odd

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 123

Look for more news stories this evening.

Daily Run Down: 12/16/2012: Historical Edition

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Here is today’s Historical Daily Run Down.

  • In 714, Frankish Noble Pippin of Herstal dies.
  • In 1431, Henry VI of England is crowned King of France.
  • In 1485, Catherine of Aragon is born.
  • In 1497, Vasco da Gama rounds the Cape of Good Hope.
  • In 1575, The Valdivia earthquake strikes.
  • In 1687, English scientist William Petty dies.
  • In 1707, The Last recorded eruption of Mount Fuji occurs.
  • In 1773, The Boston Tea Party occurs.
  • In 1775, Author Jane Austen is born.
  • In 1776, German physicist Johann Wilhelm Ritter is born.
  • In 1790, King Leopold I of Belgium is born.
  • In 1812, Four Earthquakes strike New Madrid, Missouri.
  • In 1850, The first of the Canterbury Pilgrims land in Lyttelton, New Zealand.
  • In 1859, German folklorist Wilhelm Grimm dies.
  • In 1905, Danish mathematician Piet Hein is born.
  • In 1907, The Great White Fleet begins circumnavigating the world.
  • In 1917, English author Sir Arthur C. Clarke is born.
  • In 1920, The Haiyuan earthquake strikes the Gansu province in China.
  • In 1928, American writer Philip K. Dick is born.
  • In 1937, Theodore Cole and Ralph Roe escape Alcatraz.
  • In 1938, Adolf Hitler institutes the Cross of Honor of the German Mother.
  • In 1945, Italian Inventor Giovanni Agnelli, founder of Fiat, dies.
  • In 1946, Thailand joins the United Nations.
  • In 1965, English Writer W. Somerset Maugham dies.
  • In 1972, Henry Kissinger announces that North Vietnam has left the peace negotiations.
  • In 1985, John Gotti assumes leadership of the Gambino Family.
  • In 1997, Lillian Disney, wife of Walt Disney, dies.
  • In 2003, President George W. Bush signs the CAN-SPAM Act.
  • In 2005, American Actor John Spencer dies from a heart attack.
  • In 2007, American Songwriter Dan Fogelberg dies.
  • In 2009, American Film Industry Executive Roy E. Disney dies.
  • In 2010, American World War II Solider and Medal of Honor Recipient Melvin E. Biddle dies.

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

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