Dog attack deaths and maimings
1788: Georgia becomes the fourth state to ratify the United States Constitution.
The Lindbergh baby kidnapping trial begins, the Jets give Namath a record contract, Nixon lowers the nation's maximum speed limit to 55, and oil tops $100 a barrel for the first time, all on this day.
Is the discovery of two more coqui frogs on Oahu a cause for alarm? Of course, but their population is on the decline.