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1706: Politician, inventor and diplomat Benjamin Franklin, one of the Founding Fathers of America who also gained international renown as a scientist for his famous experiments in electricity and for his many inventions, is born in Boston, Massachusetts Bay.
Hawaii's monarchy is overthrown, Popeye makes his comic strip debut, Muhammad Ali is born, Operation Desert Storm begins, and news of the Monica Lewinsky scandal breaks online, all on this day.
Kauai Police and fire rescuers recovered a male body from Kalalau Valley Thursday afternoon.
The relatives of passengers on a capsized South Korean ferry cried loudly as authorities pulled body after body onshore Sunday morning, a solemn process that could be repeated many times over given the scores still missing.
Four bodies were taken off ...