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Today in History: June 17, South Carolina church shooting

Jun. 17, 2022 00:02 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Friday, June 17, the 168th day of 2022. There are 197 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On June 17, 2015, nine people were shot to death in a historic African-American church in Charleston, South...

Congresswoman, billionaire to face off in LA mayor's race

Jun. 08, 2022 02:26 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Democratic U.S. Rep. Karen Bass and billionaire developer Rick Caruso breezed past a large field of rivals looking to be the next mayor of Los Angeles and advanced Tuesday to a runoff election in November. An early tally of mail-in ballots showed Caruso with 41%...

Today in History: May 1, Americans hear of bin Laden's death

May. 01, 2022 00:22 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Sunday, May 1, the 121st day of 2022. There are 244 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On May 1, 2011, President Barack Obama announced the death of Osama bin Laden during a U.S. commando operation. (Because...

Today in History: April 29, Dachau is liberated

Apr. 29, 2022 00:07 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Friday, April 29, the 119th day of 2022. There are 246 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On April 29, 1946, 28 former Japanese officials went on trial in Tokyo as war criminals; seven ended up being...

Today in History: April 17, Bay of Pigs invasion

Apr. 17, 2022 00:02 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Sunday, April 17, the 107th day of 2022. There are 258 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On April 17, 1961, some 1,500 CIA-trained Cuban exiles launched the disastrous Bay of Pigs invasion of Cuba in an...