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1630: Popcorn is introduced to the English colonists in Plymouth, Mass., by Quadequina of the Wampanoag tribe, who brought it in deerskin bags as his contribution at their first Thanksgiving dinner. Native Americans were growing popcorn for more than a thousand years before the arrival of European explorers.
The pilgrims get their first taste of popcorn, George Washington is born, Elvis hits the charts for the first time, and Team USA pulls off a "Miracle on Ice," all on this day.
State officials say two more coqui frogs were found recently on Oahu.
A metal object that washed ashore on Australia's coast wasn't from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, officials said.
Detailed pictures of the object were enough to convince investigators that it wasn't a lead in the search for the missing plane, the Austr...