Religion by state
2010: Nearly 2,700 are killed in a magnitude 6.9 earthquake in Yushu, Qinghai, China.
John Wilkes Booth shoots Lincoln, the Titanic hits an iceberg, "The Grapes of Wrath" is published, two actresses tie at the Oscars, and the space shuttle completes its first mission, all on this day.
Members of Hui O He’e Nalu say a proposal to ban standup surfers from Ala Moana 18 hours per week shouldn’t see the light of day.
American journalist James Foley was beheaded by his ISIS captors to send a message to the Western world. And he is not the only Westerner held by the militant group.