Religion by state
1493: Christopher Columbus sets sail for Spain from Hispaniola, ending his first voyage to the New World.
Columbus heads home from the New World, Martin Luther King Jr. is born, the first Super Bowl is played, and Capt. Chesley B. "Sully" Sullenberger becomes a hero, 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.
Until the sudden capture of Mosul in June, ISIS was of concern to Western governments but not a pressing priority.