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Daily Run Down 06/30/2013: Morning Edition

Here is this morning’s Daily Run Down.

Social Issues/Human Interest

General News

Politics

Obits

Science/Space

Financial

Gaming

Gadgets

Technology

Social Networking

Software/Apps

London/Britain/UK

Funny

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 23

Look for more news stories this evening.

Daily Run Down 12/04/2012: Evening Edition

Here is this evening’s Daily Run Down.

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Big News

Recalls

General News

International

Politics

Health

Science/Space

Financial

Historical

Tips and Tricks

Gaming

Gadgets

Law

Patents

Technology

Internet

Mobile

Software/Apps

Security

Developer

London/Britain

Personal

Odd

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot?

Funny

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 176

Look for more stories tomorrow.

Daily Run Down: 03/11/2012: Historical Edition

Here is today’s Historical Daily Run Down.

  • In 1425 BC, Egyptian Pharaoh Thutmose III dies.
  • In 222, Emperor Elagabalus is assassintated.
  • In 222, Julia Soaemias, Mother of Elagabulus, is assassinated.
  • In 1702, The Daily Courant, England’s first national daily paper, is first published.
  • In 1708, Queen Anne withholds Royal Assent from the Scottish Militia Bill.
  • In 1738, American Continental Army Officer Benjamin Tupper is dies.
  • In 1785, John McClean, United States Supreme Court Justice is born.
  • In 1801, Russian Emperor Paul I dies.
  • In 1824, The United States Department of War creates the Bureau of Indian Affairs.
  • In 1861, The Constitution of the Confederate STates of America is adopted.
  • In 1864, The Great Sheffield Flood kills over 250 people in Sheffield.
  • In 1872, The Construction of the Seven Sisters Colliery in South Wales begins.
  • In 1888, The Great Blizzard of 1888 begins.
  • In 1890, American Engineer and Politician Vannevar Bush is born.
  • In 1899, King Frederick IX of Denmark is born.
  • In 1927, Samuel Roxy Rothafel opens the Roxy Theatre in New York City.
  • In 1936, American Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia was born.
  • In 1946, Rudolf Hoss is captured by British Troops.
  • In 1955, American Entrepreneur Oscar Mayer dies.
  • In 1965, American Politician Jesse Jackson, Jr. was born.
  • In 1968, American Singer Lisa Loeb was born.
  • In 1983, Pakistan successfully tests a nuclear weapon.
  • In 1992, Richard Brooks, American Film Director, dies.
  • In 1999, Infosys becomes the first Indian Company listed on the NASDAQ.
  • In 2011, An Earthquake measuring 9.0 strikes 81 miles East of Sendai Japan, triggers a tsunami that killed thousands of people. The event also triggered the second largest nuclear accident in history.

There are 25 Historical stories this week.

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

Daily Run Down 09/07/2011

Here is today’s Daily Run Down.

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Daily Run Down 11/27/2010

Here is today’s Daily Run Down.

  • The Founders the Pirate Bay have been sentenced to Jail as well as paying $6.5 Million.
  • The iPhone Dev-Team has inadvertently jailbroken iOS 4.2.1.
  • People keeping getting hurt when shoppers stampede on Black Friday sales.
  • Dublin is bracing for the Irish Labor unions to march against custs.
  • An Oxygen-rich atmosphere has been found on Rhea, Saturn’s Second largest moon.
  • A Hack for Jailbroken phones will allow air-play for all applications.
  • Reserves are saving trees, but not the butterflies.
  • A modified ray gun can identify suicide bombers up to 10 meters away.
  • The Post office has unveiled their 2011 Space Stamps.

Look for more stories tomorrow. If an important story has been missed please leave it in the comments.