Today in History
(National News ~ 08/19/18)
Today is Sunday, Aug. 19, the 231st day of 2018. There are 134 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 19, 2004, Google began trading on the Nasdaq Stock Market, ending the day up $15.34 at $100.34. On this date: In A.D. 14, Caesar Augustus, Rome's first emperor, died at age 76 after a reign lasting four decades; he was succeeded by his stepson Tiberius...
Out of the past: Aug. 19
(Out of the Past ~ 08/19/18)
A 50-foot crack developed in the Fayville-Miller City agricultural levee near Olive Branch, Illinois, yesterday; Corps of Engineers officials are hoping to stop the leak by filling it with sandbags and rock. Federal buyouts of flood-damaged homes in Cape Girardeau may be unlikely, according to State Rep. ...
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