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Daily Run Down 03/11/2013: Evening Edition

Here is this evening’s Daily Run Down.

Recalls

General News

International

Politics

Obits

Health

Science/Space

Financial

Historical

Gaming

Gadgets

Reviews

Law

Technology

Internet

Social

Mobile

Software/Apps

Security

Developer

London/Britain/UK

Personal

Odd

Funny

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 88

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Daily Run Down: 12/23/2012: Historical Edition

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Here is today’s Historical Daily Run Down.

  1. In 918, Conrad I of Germany dies.
  2. In 1513, English Diplomat and scholar Thomas Smith is born.
  3. In 1572, Theologian Johann Sylvan is executed.
  4. In 1777, Czar Alexander I of Russia is born.
  5. In 1783, George Washington resigns as commander in chief of the Continental Army.
  6. In 1805, Religious Leader Joseph Smith is born.
  7. In 1822, German Engineer Wilhelm Bauer is born.
  8. In 1823, A Visit from St. Nicholas, also known as The Night Before Christmas is published.
  9. In 1913, The Federal Reserve is created.
  10. In 1918, Chancellor of Germany Helmut Schmidt was born.
  11. In 1919, The Sex Disqualification (Removal) Act becomes law in the United Kingdom.
  12. In 1938, The first modern coelacanth is discovered in South Africa.
  13. In 1947, The Transistor is first demonstrated at Bell Labs.
  14. In 1954, The first successful Kidney Transplant occurs.
  15. In 1970, The North Tower of the World Trade Center becomes the tallest in the World.
  16. In 1971, Actor Corey Haim is born.
  17. In 1982, The US EPA announces dangerous levels of dioxin in the soil of Times Beach, Missouri.
  18. In 1986, The Voyager becomes the first aircraft to fly non-stop around the world without refueling.
  19. In 2000, Actor Victor Borge dies.
  20. Look for more current news later and another Historical Daily Run Down next week.

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Daily Run Down 12/11/2012: Morning Edition

Here is this morning’s Daily Run Down.

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Big News

General News

International

Politics

Obits

Health

Science/Space

Financial

Historical

Tips and Tricks

Law

Technology

Internet

Mobile

Software/Apps

Security

London/Britain

Funny

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 85

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Daily Run Down 12/10/2012: 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

Patents

Technology

Internet

Mobile

Rumors

Software/Apps

Security

Developer

London/Britain

Odd

Funny

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Total Number of stories: 182

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Daily Run Down: 08/12/2012: Historical Edition

Here is this week’s Historical Daily Run Down.

  1. In 30 BC, Cleopatra, last ruler of the Egyptian Ptolemaic Dynasty, commits suicide by ASP bite.
  2. In 1323, Sweden and Novgorod sign the Treaty of Nöteborg.
  3. In 1624, King Louis XIII of France is arrested.
  4. In 1629, Tsar Alexei I of Russia is born.
  5. In 1762, King George IV of the United Kingdom is born.
  6. In 1827, English Poet and Artist William Blake dies.
  7. In 1833, The Last quagga dies at the Artis Magistra zoo in Amsterdam.
  8. In 1851, Isaac Singer is granted a patent for his sewing machine.
  9. In 1860, Austrian Klara Hitler, mother of dictator Adolf Hitler, is born.
  10. In 1861, American Inventor Eliphalet Remington dies.
  11. In 1866, Sir Keith Murdoch, Australian Journalist and newspaper owner, is born.
  12. In 1877, Asaph Hall discovers the Martian Moon of Deimos.
  13. In 1889, American writer Zerna Sharp is born.
  14. In 1898, The Hawaiian Flag is lowered and replaced with the Flag of the United States.
  15. In 1914, The United Kingdom declares war on Austria-Hungary.
  16. In 1918, British Aviator Guy Gibson is born.
  17. In 1925, Norris and Ross McWhirter, co-founders of the Guinness Book of Records are born.
  18. In 1932, Charlie O’Donnell, American game show announcer, is born.
  19. In 1937, American writer Walter Dean Myers was born.
  20. In 1939, TV and Radio Broadcaster Skip Caray is born.
  21. In 1944, Waffen SS troops massacre 560 people at Sant’Anna di Stazzema.
  22. In 1944, Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr, brother of John F. Kennedy dies.
  23. In 1960, NASA’s first successful communication satellite, Echo 1A is launched.
  24. In 1963, American Rapper Sir Mix-a-lot was born.
  25. In 1981, The IBM Personal Computer is released.
  26. In 1985, Japan Airlines Flight 123 crashes into the Osutaka ridge, killing 520, and becoming the worst single-plane air disaster.
  27. In 1989, William Shockley, Inventor of the Transistor, dies.
  28. In 1994, The Major League Baseball players strike which forces the cancellation of the 1994 World Series.
  29. In 2004, Sir Godfrey Hounsfield, inventor of the X-ray, dies.
  30. In 2007, American Television host and game show creator, Merv Griffin, dies.
  31. Look for more current news tomorrow and another historical daily run down next week.

    There are 30 stories this week.