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2013: Author Tom Clancy, best known for his technically detailed espionage and military science novels, dies at age 66 at Johns Hopkins Hospital, near his Baltimore home. Four of his novels, "The Hunt for Red October," "Patriot Games," "Clear and Present Danger" and "The Sum of All Fears," have been turned into movies, with actors Alec Baldwin, Harrison Ford and Ben Affleck portraying Clancy's most famous fictional character Jack Ryan. Chris Pine also played Ryan in 2014's "Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit," which was not an adaptation of a particular Clancy novel, but rather an original story.
Thomas Edison opens the world's first electric lamp factory, Yosemite becomes a national park, soccer great Pele says goodbye, and Walt Disney World opens, all on this day.
Michael Burns, 60, has been brought on to provide a “fresh set of eyes” for Hawaii’s largest public works project, which faces a $910 million deficit.
Congress has been fighting over the Iran trade deal, a highway bill and Puerto Rico's debt crisis.
On Wednesday, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew sent legislative leaders a little reminder about another contentious item: the debt ceiling.
Lew's basic messag...
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