Lincoln and Douglas square off for the first time, Oldsmobile begins production, Hawaii becomes a state, and The Mona Lisa and the Mars Observer go missing, all on this day.
2013: New York Yankees outfielder Ichiro Suzuki collects the 4,000th hit of his professional baseball career with a single against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. He became only the third player in professional baseball history to reach the 4,000-hit plateau, joining Pete Rose and Baseball Hall of Famer Ty Cobb. The total included 2,722 MLB hits and 1,278 hits from his lengthy career in Japan's major leagues.
Expect another warm and humid day as high temperatures reach just below 90 degrees.Links: Hour-by-hour forecasts | Doppler radar
The widow of one of three people killed in a shooting at a municipal building has filed a federal lawsuit against township officials and a county sheriff.
The driver of a motorcycle injured in a collision with a dump truck has died.
Family members, friends and fans gathered at Action Track USA in Kutztown Wednesday night in honor of Mike Bailey.
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The Texas Rangers are close to acquiring Philadelphia Phillies ace Cole Hamels, according to a story broken by MLB.com's T.R. Sullivan and confirmed by CBSSports.com's Jon Heyman.
Boeing investigators are confident that debris found on a remote island in the Indian Ocean comes from a 777 aircraft, according to a source close to the investigation.
An international team of aviation experts is trying to determine if that airplane ...
First-responders around the region are rolling up their sleeves for a fierce competition.
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Henry Ford is born, the host nation captures the very first World Cup, the USS Indianapolis sinks into shark-infested waters, and Hoffa goes missing, all on this day.
The North American Consumer Protection Investigators released its annual chronicle of the top 10 consumer complaints. Check out which complaints topped the list.
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