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1356: The Basel earthquake, the most significant historic seismological event north of the Alps, destroys the town of Basel, Switzerland, and causes much destruction in a vast region extending into France and Germany. The earthquake is envisioned here in this late-19th century painting by Swiss painter Karl Jauslin.
Herman Melville's masterpiece is printed, the U.S. takes possession of Alaska and Puerto Rico, "West Side Story" premieres, and Reggie Jackson goes deep three times in the World Series, all on this day.
Kauai Police and fire rescuers recovered a male body from Kalalau Valley Thursday afternoon.
Hawaii's Michelle Wie won the 2014 LPGA LOTTE Championship at the Ko Olina Golf Club in Kapolei Saturday.