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Today in History: September 24, "60 Minutes" premieres

Sep. 24, 2022 00:01 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Saturday, Sept. 24, the 267th day of 2022. There are 98 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 24, 1960, the USS Enterprise, the first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, was launched at Newport News,...

Today in History: September 17, Camp David Accords

Sep. 17, 2022 00:02 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Saturday, Sept. 17, the 260th day of 2022. There are 105 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 17, 1978, after meeting at Camp David, Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin (men-AH’-kem BAY’-gihn)...

Arkansas Human Services head Cindy Gillespie stepping down

Sep. 15, 2022 19:29 PM EDT

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The head of the Arkansas Department of Human Services is stepping down next month after more than six years of running the agency, Gov. Asa Hutchinson announced Thursday. Hutchinson announced the resignation of Secretary Cindy Gillespie, who he named to run...

Today in History: September 12, Steve Biko dies in custody

Sep. 12, 2022 00:01 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Monday, Sept. 12, the 255th day of 2022. There are 110 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 12, 1977, South African Black student leader and anti-apartheid activist Steve Biko (BEE’-koh), 30, died...

Today in History: September 11, U.S. comes under attack

Sep. 11, 2022 00:05 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Sunday, Sept. 11, the 254th day of 2022. There are 111 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 11, 2001, nearly 3,000 people were killed as 19 al-Qaida hijackers seized control of four jetliners,...

Trump-backed Diehl to take on Healey in Mass. governor race

Sep. 07, 2022 17:28 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Geoff Diehl, a former state representative endorsed by former President Donald Trump, has won the Republican nomination for Massachusetts governor over businessman Chris Doughty, who was considered the more moderate candidate in the race. The victory for Diehl sets up...

Utah's Evan McMullin upends two-party fight for US Senate

Sep. 07, 2022 10:26 AM EDT

PROVO, Utah (AP) — Campaigning at a park filled with 19th-century pushcarts on a state holiday honoring Utah's early Mormon pioneers, Evan McMullin glad hands voters as he strolls past potato sack races and beverage stands selling cold, sugary drinks under a sweltering sun. The...

Today in History: September 7, German air attack on London

Sep. 07, 2022 00:01 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Sept. 7, the 250th day of 2022. There are 115 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 7, 1940, Nazi Germany began its eight-month blitz of Britain during World War II with the first air...

What to watch in Massachusetts' primary election

Sep. 05, 2022 00:15 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Republicans hoping to hold on to the Massachusetts governor's office are choosing between a Donald Trump-backed candidate and a more moderate businessman in Tuesday's primary election. Massachusetts is just the latest blue state to feature a top-of-the-ticket contest...

Today in History: September 4, Mother Teresa is canonized

Sep. 04, 2022 00:16 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Sunday, Sept. 4, the 247th day of 2022. There are 118 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 4, 2016, elevating the “saint of the gutters” to one of the Catholic Church’s highest honors, Pope...