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Today in History

Jan. 14, 2022 00:26 AM EST

Today in History Today is Friday, Jan. 14, the 14th day of 2022. There are 351 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 14, 2013, Lance Armstrong ended a decade of denial by confessing to Oprah Winfrey during a videotaped...

Today in History

Dec. 26, 2021 00:09 AM EST

Today in History Today is Sunday, Dec. 26, the 360th day of 2021. There are five days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Dec. 26, 1799, former President George Washington was eulogized by Col. Henry Lee as “first in war, first in...

Today in History

Dec. 22, 2021 00:02 AM EST

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Dec. 22, the 356th day of 2021. There are nine days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Dec. 22, 2010, President Barack Obama signed a law allowing gays for the first time in history to serve...

Navy commander fired after refusing to get COVID vaccine

Dec. 10, 2021 22:07 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Navy commander has been fired from his job as the executive officer of a warship because he refused to get a COVID-19 vaccine as required and refused to be tested for the virus, Navy officials said Friday. Cmdr. Lucian Kins was relieved of his duties Friday as...

Cowboys' Durde grows as 1st Brit to coach full time in NFL

Dec. 10, 2021 03:09 AM EST

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Aden Durde was a coaching intern with the Dallas Cowboys about seven years ago when assistant Jerome Henderson used what he considered a common football term in a meeting with a defensive back. Henderson doesn't remember the term, just that Durde stopped him...

Today in History

Nov. 30, 2021 00:01 AM EST

Today in History Today is Tuesday, Nov. 30, the 334th day of 2021. There are 31 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Nov. 30, 1993, President Bill Clinton signed the Brady Bill, which required a five-day...

Today in History

Nov. 22, 2021 00:07 AM EST

Today in History Today is Monday, Nov. 22, the 326th day of 2021. There are 39 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Nov. 22, 1963, John F. Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States, was shot to death...

Colonial Williamsburg honors retired Justice Anthony Kennedy

Nov. 20, 2021 08:54 AM EST

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Anthony Kennedy, the retired U.S. Supreme Court justice who spent more than a decade as the high court’s most frequent tie-breaker, received The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation's highest award at a dinner on Friday night. The only other...

Friday's Scores

Nov. 12, 2021 23:03 PM EST

PREP FOOTBALL= Georgetown Prep 28, Bullis 13 Glenelg 21, Middletown 3 Class 1A Region= Second Round= Brunswick 36, Pikesville 0 Col. Richardson 57, Surrattsville 28 ...

'I'm so lucky': Elton John receives prestigious UK award

Nov. 11, 2021 15:13 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — Elton John has no doubt been a member of many exclusive clubs over the decades, but probably nothing quite as exclusive as the one he formally joined on Wednesday. In an investiture ceremony at Windsor Castle, Prince Charles anointed the musician and...