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1492: Christopher Columbus notes in his journal the use of tobacco among Indians -- the first recorded reference to tobacco.
Sherman begins his march to the sea, FDR lays the cornerstone of the Jefferson Memorial, Elvis Presley makes his movie debut, and Joey Buttafuoco heads to jail, all on this day.
Honolulu firefighters responded to a brush fire in Kapolei Thursday morning.
Following days of simmering unrest, tensions in Ukraine escalated sharply Thursday, with Russia embarking on new military drills near the border after Ukrainian forces said they killed five pro-Russian militants.
Ukraine's Interior Ministry said Ukrai...