FDR becomes the first president to fly while in office, Joltin' Joe and Marilyn Monroe elope, Bogie dies, and the Miami Dolphins cap off a perfect season, all on this day.
2013: Actor Conrad Bain, best known for playing "Mr. Drummond" on the 1980s sitcom "Diff'rent Strokes," dies of natural causes at the age of 89 in Livermore, California. Born in Alberta, Canada, Bain studied at the Banff School of Fine Arts before serving in the Canadian Army during World War II. He got his start on Broadway in the 1950s and also starred as Dr. Arthur Harmon on the sitcom "Maude."
Three people are dead and more than a dozen injured after a crash involving a car, a multi-passenger van and a pickup hauling cows in New Jersey.
Pennsylvania State Police
A Pennsylvania police officer was shot to death after responding to a call about a domestic dispute, authorities said. The officer, Lloyd Reed, confronted a man involved in the dispute late Saturday at a home.
Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf and leaders of the Republican-controlled Pennsylvania Legislature say they expect final budget legislation to emerge for votes this week.
Dozens are without a home this holiday weekend, after a fire tore through an apartment complex in Bethlehem.
Flooding and wintry precipitation have led to at least 10 deaths in Texas and Kansas as a storm system moves across the central Plains, authorities reported.
CNN, Amazon, Target
This year was a bit of a Black Friday bust at the malls. Sales at retail stores fell 10 percent from last year.
Allentown's popular "Lights in the Parkway" holiday attraction is being replaced by "Allentown Lights" this year.
Jennifer Markovsky, 35, and Ke'Arre Marcell Stewart, 29, were the two civilians killed in Friday's Planned Parenthood shooting in Colorado Springs, Colorado
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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have named the royal baby Charlotte Elizabeth Diana, according to a statement released by Kensington Palace,
National Nuclear Security Administration
Edison shows off his phonograph, atom bomb testing heads underground, a chimpanzee orbits the Earth, the Pong craze begins, and the world loses another Beatle, all on this day.
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