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Daily Run Down 12/24/2012: Evening Edition

Here is this evening’s Daily Run Down.

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Big News

General News

International

Politics

Obits

Science/Space

Financial

Historical

Tips and Tricks

Gadgets

Reviews

Technology

Internet

Rumors

Software/Apps

Developer

London/Britain/UK

Funny

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 75

Look for more stories tomorrow.

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Daily Run Down

Daily Run Down 12/24/2012: Evening Edition

Here is this evening’s Daily Run Down.

20121224.02.jpg

Big News

General News

International

Politics

Obits

Science/Space

Financial

Historical

Tips and Tricks

Gadgets

Reviews

Technology

Internet

Rumors

Software/Apps

Developer

London/Britain/UK

Funny

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 75

Look for more stories tomorrow.

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Daily Run Down

Daily Run Down 01/08/2012: Historical Edition

Here is today’s Historical Daily Run Down.

  • In 1107, Edgar of Scotland dies.
  • In 1297, Fran├žois Grimaldi captures the fortress protecting the Rock of Monaco and establishes his family as rulers.
  • In 1324, Italian Explorer Marco Polo dies.
  • In 1499, King Louis XII of France marries Anne of Brittany.
  • In 1775, English Printer John Baskerville dies.
  • In 1790, George Washington delivers his State of the Union Address in New York, New York.
  • In 1792, American Composer Lowell Mason is born.
  • In 1815, Andrew Jackson leads troopers to victory of the British in the Battle of New Orleans.
  • In 1824, British Novelist Wilkie Collins is born.
  • In 1825, American Inventor Eli Whitney dies.
  • In 1835, The United States National Debt is none for the only time.
  • In 1862, American Publisher Frank Nelson Doubleday is born.
  • In 1902, American psychologist Carl Rogers is born.
  • In 1904, The Blackstone Library is dedicated, marking the beginning of the Chicago Public Library.
  • In 1918, President Woodrow Wilson announces his “Fourteen Point” plan.
  • In 1904, Nazi war criminal Karl Brandt is born.
  • In 1909, American Educator Evelyn Wood is born.
  • In 1935, American Singer Elvis Presley is born.
  • In 1940, Britain introduces Food Rationing.
  • In 1942, English theoretical physicist and author Stephen Hawking was born.
  • In 1944, Author Terry Brooks was born.
  • In 1963, Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa is displayed in the United States for the First Time.
  • In 1973, The trial of Seven Men accused of illegal entry around the Watergate scandal begins.
  • In 1982, AT&T agrees to divest itself into twenty0two subdivisions.
  • In 2002, President George W. Bush signs the “No Child Left Behind” Act into law.
  • In 2002, Wendy’s Founder Dave Thomas dies.
  • In 2011, The attempted assassination of Arizona Representative Gabrielle Giffords occurs.

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