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2011: Japan ranks its nuclear crisis at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant at the highest possible severity on an international scale -- the same level as the 1986 Chernobyl disaster -- even as it insisted radiation leaks were declining at its tsunami-crippled nuclear plant.
The American Civil War begins, FDR dies, a Soviet cosmonaut becomes the first human to travel into space, and the first space shuttle lifts off, all on this day.
On Thursday, another doctor took the stand in the Jill Hansen trial, and at one point during his testimony, Hansen disagreed with him and let the courtroom know her thoughts.
India and Pakistan blamed each other Friday for exchanges of fire over their disputed border that killed nine civilians and wounded dozens more.
The violence is the latest flareup along the heavily armed frontier.
Six people were killed and 46 were wo...
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