This day in history, January 17: Sheik Omar Abdel-Rahman and nine followers handed long prison sentences for plotting to blow up New York-area landmarks, This day in history, January 16: The impeachment trial of President Donald Trump opens in the Senate, This day in history, January 15: Chinese officials said they couldn’t rule out the possibility that a new coronavirus in central China could spread between humans. It lies on Pensacola Bay (an arm of the Gulf of Mexico), about 35 miles (55 km) west of Fort Walton Beach and 60 miles (100 km) southeast of Mobile, Alabama. Some parishioners walk out. In 1863, the London Underground had its beginnings as the Metropolitan, the world’s first underground passenger railway, opened to the public with service between Paddington and Farringdon Street. On This Day in History, July 6. The first draft of history at your fingertips at newspapers.com. In 1794, President George Washington approved a measure adding two stars and two stripes to the American flag, following the admission of Vermont and Kentucky to the Union. It wasnt until April 2 that the kidnappers gave instructions for dropping off the money. A historical marker was unveiled on June 21, 2019, in Orlando, Florida, nearly 100 years after July Perry was lynched by a white mob after a friend tried to vote. [Most read] A century-old Elgin property sat vacant for $1. Actor Michael Pena is 45. The British captured Fort Duquesne in the French and Indian Wars. Column: A Catholic pastor speaks out about Trump. New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker dropped out of the Democratic presidential race after failing to qualify for a December debate. Rock singer-musician Curt Kirkwood (Meat Puppets) is 62. Outfielder Mookie Betts agreed to a $27 million contract with the Boston Red Sox, the largest-ever one-year salary for a player eligible for arbitration; he would end up being traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers ahead of the coronavirus-shortened season. Rapper Chris Smith (Kris Kross) is 42. This couple wants to renovate it into their multigenerational dream home. The state received its name from that conquistador, who called the peninsula La … 1985 The first Rock in Rio music festival is held. Although In 2007, President George W. Bush said he took responsibility for any mistakes in Iraq and announced an increase in U.S. troops there to quell violence. There are 355 days left in the year. Forecasts & Tools. Following reports of torture, Amnesty International called the situation at the US detention camp a “human rights scandal”. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 10, 1861, Florida became the third state to secede from the Union. Following reports of torture, Amnesty International called the situation at the US detention camp a “human rights scandal”. Actor Julian Morris is 38. Five years ago: Less than a day after 10 U.S. Navy sailors were detained in Iran when their boats drifted into Iranian waters, they and their vessels were back safely with the American fleet. TV personality Nick Clooney is 87. That’s tyranny! ‘Hell yes, we are,’ says Illinois’ Adam Kinzinger. Miami, city, seat (1844) of Miami-Dade county, southeastern Florida, U.S.A major transportation and business hub, Miami is a leading resort and Atlantic Ocean port situated on Biscayne Bay at the mouth of the Miami River.The Everglades area is a short distance to the west. Actor Suzanne Cryer is 54. History. ‘Hell yes, we are,’ says Illinois’ Adam Kinzinger. Comedian Charlie Brill is 83. Question of the Day; Advice of the Day; Word of the Day; Birth Month Flowers; Birthstones by Month; Zodiac Profiles; Mercury Retrograde; Free … Rock singer-musician Ronnie Hawkins is 86. In 1967, the Rolling Stones’ double-A sided single “Let’s Spend the Night Together” and “Ruby Tuesday” was released in the United Kingdom by Decca Records. Pickleball has been a popular pandemic activity in Hinsdale. In 2010, Haitians piled bodies along the devastated streets of their capital a day after a powerful earthquake, while in Washington, President Barack Obama pledged an all-out rescue and relief effort. The Dolphins go 17-0. 1947. Diagram the Air Florida Flight 90 flight path. Even Al Capone offered his help from prison, though it of course was conditioned on his release. A whopping 1.5 million people attended, making it the world's largest music festival. In 1967, President Lyndon B. Johnson, in his State of the Union address, asked Congress to impose a surcharge on both corporate and individual income taxes to help pay for his “Great Society” programs as well as the war in Vietnam. A historical marker was unveiled on June 21, 2019, in Orlando, Florida, nearly 100 years after July Perry was lynched by a white mob after a friend tried to vote. 2002 The first prisoners arrive in Guantanamo Bay. Singer Pat Benatar is 68. Florida is also known for its oranges and grapefruit, and some 80 percent of America’s citrus is grown there. In the first of a series of contentious votes on gun legislation, state lawmakers in Virginia voted to ban guns at the state Capitol; Democrats held a full majority at the state house for the first time in a generation. Associated Press |. Column: I took part in a pro-Trump attack on the US Capitol and now I have to face consequences? This Day in History — January 13. Woman accused of robbing four 7-Elevens in less than an hour during Thursday ‘crime spree’ on North, Northwest sides: prosecutors, Column: Farewell to Mark Gonzales, the ‘Google Baseball’ of sports writers, who is leaving the Chicago Tribune, Illinois Department of Corrections officer accused of forgery, Home of 9th US president, just over the Illinois border in Indiana, getting $1.2 million restoration. In what is now thought to be one of the deadliest incidents of violence against LGBTQ people in history, the shooting committed by 29-year old Omar Mateen is also the second deadliest terrorist attack on US soil since the September 11, 2001 attacks. Cite. Actor Ruth Wilson is 39. History Articles in January. Rock singer Brent Smith (Shinedown) is 43. Today is the 13th day of 2020. In 1860, the Pemberton Mill in Lawrence, Massachusetts, collapsed and caught fire, killing up to 145 people, mostly female workers from Scotland and Ireland. There are 352 days left in the year. Actor Evan Handler is 60. On this day in history, music, sport, film and television. Actor Julia Louis-Dreyfus is 60. 1973. Print Feedback. Actor Billy Gray is 83. It was a day-long trip to travel to the … [Most read] Column: A Catholic pastor speaks out about Trump. After US Capitol attack, some Republican Party officials are adopting war talk long used by far-right extremists, white supremacists. On This Day in History, January 11. One year ago: The Trump administration announced a new wave of sanctions on Iran following the missile strikes earlier in the week from Iran against U.S. bases in Iraq. The shooter, former student Nikolas Cruz, was dropped off at the school by an Uber driver at 2:19 p.m., shortly before dismissal time. Illinois will begin phase 1b of COVID-19 vaccinations Jan. 25: Can it pick up the pace as those over 65 and essential workers get shots? Defense Secretary Ash Carter laid out broad plans to defeat Islamic State militants and retake the group’s key power centers in Iraq and Syria. The first constitution of Connecticut, Fundamental Orders, was adopted. Check back each day for what’s new … and old. After US Capitol attack, some Republican Party officials are adopting war talk long used by far-right extremists, white supremacists, Ask Amy: Sibling relationship affected by loan request. Country singer Trace Adkins is 59. Actor Orlando Bloom is 44. A noted researcher, he is active in a number of professional societies, has written extensively in a number of nationally recognized journals and has contributed … Boxing Hall of Famer and entrepreneur George Foreman is 72. The shooting took place during the afternoon of February 14, 2018, at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, an affluent suburb about 30 miles (48 km) northwest of Fort Lauderdale. Illinois will begin phase 1b of COVID-19 vaccinations Jan. 25: Can it pick up the pace as those over 65 and essential workers get shots? Known For : Faye Dunaway is an American actress and Oscar winner, her movies include Bonnie and Clyde, The Thomas Crown Affair, Chinatown, The Towering Inferno, Network, Barfly and Running Mates. 1 Auburn beat No. What Happened On This Day – July 6. Hall of Fame race car driver and team owner Bobby Rahal is 68. Actor William Sanderson is 77. Singer Shawn Colvin is 65. Actor Liam Hemsworth is 31. On April 2, 1513, Juan Ponce de León claimed Florida for Spain. Rock singer Brad Roberts (Crash Test Dummies) is 57. ... Largo, St. Petersburg and other communities grew, so did the clamor for independence. Actor Traci Bingham is 53. The first draft of history at your fingertips at newspapers.com. Joe Burrow threw five touchdown passes and ran for another score, leading top-ranked LSU to a 42-25 win over No. On Jan. 13, 1982, an Air Florida 737 crashed into Washington, D.C.’s 14th Street Bridge and fell into the Potomac River while trying to take off during a snowstorm, killing a total of 78 people, including four motorists on the bridge; four passengers and a flight attendant survived. On this date in 1992, Bortles was born in Central Florida and went on to become the highest draft pick in UCF history. Weather history for places in Florida. This Day in History NOVEMBER 25, 2021 . The Democratic-controlled House voted 315-116 to increase the federal minimum wage to $7.25 an hour. (DeLay’s conviction was ultimately overturned.) NHL center Connor McDavid is 24. Today’s birthdays: Actor Frances Sternhagen is 91. “Florida health officials reported 17,783 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday, surpassing the state’s one-day record increase of 17,192 from Dec. 31. ... On one mid-April day, Miami failed to drop below 80 degrees for the first time on record in April. This day in history, January 13: Air Florida 737 crashes into Washington, D.C.’s 14th Street Bridge. Actor Kevin Anderson is 61. Pensacola, city, seat of Escambia county, northwestern Florida, U.S. In 1984, the United States and the Vatican established full diplomatic relations for the first time in more than a century. Jan. 8 has been a good day in Florida football history: 2007 — Second-ranked Florida dominates Heisman Trophy winner Troy Smith and No. According to a police report, Cruz was carrying a rifle case and a backpack … Tweet. 2000: George W. Bush claims the presidency a day after the U.S. Supreme Court shuts down further recounts of disputed ballots in Florida; Al Gore concedes and calls for national unity. That’s tyranny! Long Range Weather; Winter Forecast 2021; Short Range Forecast; Weather History; Radar and Maps; Reference. Movie director Walter Hill is 81. The Miami Dolphins became the first NFL team to go undefeated and have a perfect season by beating the Washington Redskins in Super Bowl VII. In 1733, James Oglethorpe and some 120 English colonists arrived at Charleston, South Carolina, while en route to settle in present-day Georgia. No. Movie executives blacklisted the "Hollywood Ten." On December 6, 1947, Everglades National Park held its opening ceremony. Actor Keith Coogan is 51. A funeral was held in Tucson, Arizona, for 9-year-old Christina Taylor Green, the youngest victim of a mass shooting that also claimed five other lives and critically wounded Rep. Gabrielle Giffords. Florida's written history begins with the arrival of Europeans; the Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de León in 1513 made the first textual records. Rock musician Michael Schenker is 66. Three winning tickets split a world-record $1.6 billion Powerball jackpot. In 1920, the League of Nations was established as the Treaty of Versailles (vehr-SY’) went into effect. 2016 Mass Shooting at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida Kills 49 People. Some parishioners walk out. Skip to main content. Today is Sunday, Jan. 10, the 10th day of 2021. 2015 The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Makes its Debut. At the Golden Globes, “The Revenant” won best motion picture drama while “The Martian” was recognized as best comedy film. In 2002, Marines began flying hundreds of al-Qaida prisoners in Afghanistan to a U.S. base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. The Al Jazeera America cable news network said it was shutting down two and a half years after its launch. Are Republicans headed for a pro-Trump, anti-Trump civil war? ... January 13, 2021 . Joe is a well-known and very active public lecturer. Share Shares Copy Link Copy {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! 2002 . A century-old Elgin property sat vacant for $1. Singer Margaret Whiting, 86, died in Englewood, New Jersey. Five years ago: French President Francois Hollande and other dignitaries held a special ceremony to honor those killed in Islamic extremist attacks around Paris in 2015. ... Elian Gonzalez was rescued off the coast of Florida. 2005 in Film & TV. Some parishioners walk out. Rhythm-and-blues musician Fred White is 66. Rock musician Scott Thurston (Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers) is 69. Florida joins 49 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, and international schools in East and South Asia as an affiliate of National History Day ® (NHD). 2002 The first prisoners arrive in Guantanamo Bay. In 1898, Emile Zola’s famous defense of Capt. The comedian was a correspondent for the Daily Show and the host of the Colbert Report on Comedy Central before he took over David Letterman as the host of The Late Show on CBS. On January 22, 1912, Henry Flagler rode on the first passenger train from South Florida to Key West. Share Shares Copy Link Copy {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! In 1964, Roman Catholic Bishop Karol Wojtyla (voy-TEE’-wah) (the future Pope John Paul II) was appointed Archbishop of Krakow, Poland, by Pope Paul VI. Presidential adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner is 40. Actor Beau Mirchoff is 32. The Lindbergh family was inundated by offers of assistance and false clues. Actor Nicole Eggert is 49. Jan 13, 2021 at 7:02 AM. In 2001, an earthquake estimated by the U.S. Geological Survey at magnitude 7.7 struck El Salvador; more than 840 people were killed. Singer Rod Stewart is 76. Ten years ago: The nation got its first look at Jared Loughner, the accused assailant of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, as a federal judge in Phoenix ordered the 22-year-old suspect held without bail. January 12, 1941; Squaring Up for Radio Commentary On Jan. 10, 1861, Florida became the third state to secede from the Union. Greater Miami, the state’s largest urban concentration, comprises all of the county, which includes the cities of Miami Beach (across the … President George W. Bush signed into law the Department of Homeland Security and named Tom … In 1776, Thomas Paine anonymously published his influential pamphlet, “Common Sense,” which argued for American independence from British rule. On This Day in History, January 11. One year ago: Anger swelled in Iran over the accidental shootdown of a Ukrainian jetliner and the government’s effort to conceal its role; videos appeared to show security forces firing live ammunition and tear gas to disperse protests. That same day, Massachusetts Republican Edward W. Brooke, the first Black person elected to the U.S. Senate by popular vote, took his seat. 1758 . In 1917, legendary Western frontiersman and showman William F. “Buffalo Bill” Cody died at his sister’s home in Denver at age 70. On April 11, 2012, following weeks of demonstrations, a special prosecutor appointed by Florida’s governor charged Zimmerman with second-degree murder. The crime captured the attention of the entire nation. A century-old Elgin property sat vacant for $1. MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Florida Sen. Marco Rubio called Wednesday’s siege at the US Capitol “one of the saddest days in our history,” and a … Weather. Hollywood Ten. Today is Sunday, Jan. 10, the 10th day of 2021. He later died near the headwaters of the Mississippi River. Rock singer-musician Donald Fagen (Steely Dan) is 73. “Joker” led the way with 11 Oscar nominations. They left behind artifacts and archeological evidence. In 1539, Hernando De Soto landed at Tampa Bay. [Most read] A century-old Elgin property sat vacant for $1. Date of Statehood: March 3, 1845 The Houston Astros fired manager AJ Hinch and general manager Jeff Luhnow after the pair had been suspended by Major League Baseball for a sign-stealing scheme. This couple wants to renovate it into their multigenerational dream home. 3 Clemson to capture the national championship. By Associated Press. For three days, investigators had found nothing and there was no further word from the kidnappers. [Most read] A ‘healthy’ doctor died two weeks after getting a COVID-19 vaccine; CDC is investigating why, [Most read] Daily horoscope for January 17, 2021. Column: I took part in a pro-Trump attack on the US Capitol and now I have to face consequences? American roots singer Valerie June is 39. NHD promotes history in the classroom by offering students the resources and support to do original research about people, ideas, and events of the past. Feb 15 YouTube, Internet site on which videos may be shared and viewed by others, is launched in the United States; 2005 in Music. [Most read] Column: A Catholic pastor speaks out about Trump. Check back each day for what’s new … and old. In 1941, a new law went into effect granting Puerto Ricans U.S. birthright citizenship. Roots rock singer Alejandro Escovedo is 70. Then, a new letter showed up, this time demanding $70,000. This day in history March 18: Florida woman at center of landmark right-to-die case taken off final feeding tube. In 2005, Major League Baseball adopted a tougher steroid-testing program that would suspend first-time offenders for 10 days and randomly test players year-round. Woman accused of robbing four 7-Elevens in less than an hour during Thursday ‘crime spree’ on North, Northwest sides: prosecutors, Home of 9th US president, just over the Illinois border in Indiana, getting $1.2 million restoration, Lotería Powerball anuncia número ganador de premio histórico, Ex-Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville sells Hinsdale mansion for $4.27 million, Column: Farewell to Mark Gonzales, the ‘Google Baseball’ of sports writers, who is leaving the Chicago Tribune. Some parishioners walk out. On This Day in History, September 8. Alfred Dreyfus, “J’accuse,” (zhah-KOOZ’) was published in Paris. The plane was en route to San Francisco from Incheon International Airport, South Korea. This Day In Weather History is a daily podcast by The Weather Network that features unique and informative stories from host Chris Mei. Journalism, it’s often said, is the first-draft of history. What began as a botanical garden and "Water Ski Capital of the World" can now be seen in LEGOLAND Florida ! There are 352 days left in the year. Actor Trini Alvarado is 54. This day in history, Harriet Elizabeth Brown, a Calvert County school teacher in the 1930s settled her case against Calvert County Board of Education for violations of the 14th amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Search . Rock musician Trevor Rabin is 67. This Day in History JANUARY 14, 2021 . The first show featured Presidential hopeful and former Governor of the state of … Backers and opponents ponder the consequences as bill awaits Pritzker’s signature. In 1948, future country music star Loretta Lynn (nee Webb) married Oliver “Mooney” Lynn; she was 15 at the time, he was 21 (the marriage lasted until Oliver Lynn’s death in 1996). The Tour announced Friday that the WGC-Mexico Championship will be moved this year to The Concession Golf Club in Bradenton, Florida. Today is Wednesday, Jan. 13, the 13th day of 2021. Actor Ross McCall is 45. January 13th, 1982 - Air Florida Flight 90 crashed shortly after takeoff from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in Washington, DC as a snowstorm gripped the nation's capital. A judge in Austin, Texas, ordered former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay to serve three years in prison for his money laundering conviction. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 13, 1982, an Air Florida 737 crashed into Washington, D.C.’s 14th Street Bridge and fell into the Potomac River while trying to take off during a snowstorm, killing a total of … There are 352 days left in the year. Return to Daily IQ. This day in history March 18: Florida woman at center of landmark right-to-die case taken off final feeding tube. In 1901, the Spindletop oil field in Beaumont, Texas, produced the Lucas Gusher, heralding the start of the Texas oil boom. The end of cash bail? Column: A Catholic pastor speaks out about Trump. In 2016, David Bowie, the chameleon-like star who transformed the sound — and the look — of rock with his audacious creativity and his sexually ambiguous makeup and costumes, died in New York. In addition to his writing, Nick is also a "much in demand" speaker on Florida history topics. Day In History ; Search. Journalism, it’s often said, is the first-draft of history. What Happened On This Day – January 11. Share & Bookmark Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go ... Narvaez later perished in a storm after crossing Florida on foot with a party of soldiers. The crash, which killed 3 people and injured at least 190 others, was the first fatal incident involving a Boeing 777 since it came on the market in 1995. On this day in Florida History: In 1936, Dick and Julia Pope opened the roadside attraction Cypress Gardens in Winter Haven! There are 355 days left in the year. Rock singer Graham “Suggs” McPherson (Madness) is 60. When the money was finally delivered… Are Republicans headed for a pro-Trump, anti-Trump civil war? (It was released the following day in the United States on the London label. In 2012, the Italian luxury liner Costa Concordia ran aground off the Tuscan island of Giglio and flipped onto its side; 32 people were killed. 1639 . Novelist and poet James Joyce died in Zurich, Switzerland, less than a month before his 59th birthday. 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