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Today in History

Jun. 13, 2021 00:11 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Sunday, June 13, the 164th day of 2021. There are 201 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On June 13, 1966, the Supreme Court ruled in Miranda v. Arizona that criminal suspects had...

Today in History

Jun. 11, 2021 00:05 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Friday, June 11, the 162nd day of 2021. There are 203 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On June 11, 1993, the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously ruled that people who commit “hate...

Newspaper gunman weighed 'Timothy McVeigh-style' attack

Jun. 09, 2021 20:22 PM EDT

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The man who shot and killed five people at a Maryland newspaper told a state psychiatrist he wanted to destroy a building “Timothy McVeigh-style” and that there was “no defense” for the crimes he committed, attorneys said during a court hearing Wednesday. ...

Today in History

Jun. 02, 2021 00:36 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Wednesday, June 2, the 153rd day of 2021. There are 212 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On June 2, 1979, Pope John Paul II arrived in his native Poland on the first visit by a...

Garland returns to Oklahoma City for bombing memorial

Apr. 19, 2021 20:35 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Although 26 years have passed since a truck bomb ripped through a federal building in downtown Oklahoma City, killing 168 people, the same domestic extremism that led to the attack still exists today, U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland said Monday. ...

Today in History

Apr. 19, 2021 00:08 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Monday, April 19, the 109th day of 2021. There are 256 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On April 19, 1995, a truck bomb destroyed the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma...

EXPLAINER: Can officers stop drivers for air fresheners?

Apr. 15, 2021 21:27 PM EDT

The mother of a 20-year-old Black man who was fatally shot by Minnesota police this week says it all started when police pulled her son over for having air fresheners hanging from his rearview mirror. How, some might ask, can air fresheners be the basis for a traffic...