Hawaii Mug Shots - 2013
1737: Thomas Paine, an English-American political activist, author, political theorist and revolutionary, is born in Thetford, Norfolk, England. He emigrated to the American colonies in 1774 and helped inspire the American patriots to declare independence from Britain with his influential pamphlet "Common Sense" and pamphlet series "The American Crisis."
"The Raven" is first published, baseball and football induct their first hall of fame classes, the Gulf War fighting takes to the ground, and President George W. Bush coins the phrase "Axis of Evil," all on this day.
Laie Chevron is one of the few remaining gas stations on the north shore, and now it's about to be torn down and replaced by a hotel.
The mayor of tornado-ravaged Moore, Okla., will push for a law requiring storm shelters or safe rooms in new homes, he told CNN Wednesday.