Children's education by state
2013: Country music legend George Jones, best known for hits such as "He Stopped Loving Her Today" and "White Lightning," dies at the age of 81 in Nashville, Tenn., after being hospitalized with high fever and irregular blood pressure.
English settlers make their first landing in North America, John Wilkes Booth is shot and killed, an explosion rocks the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant, and Lucille Ball dies, all on this day.
Four teenagers were hospitalized, two of them in serious condition, after a van overturned into the ocean in Ka'a'awa, according to Emergency Medical Services officials.
Scores of protesters were expected to rally Saturday on a New York street where the death of an unarmed black man at the hands of a white police officer sparked national outrage just weeks before the racially-charged police shooting in Missouri.