An “utterly devoted” husband who battered his dementia-stricken wife to death with an iron bar to avoid seeing her move to a care home was … Continue reading
While many people were home eating turkey or other holiday dishes, others were feasting on holiday bargains. Robert Handa shows how shoppers and stores started … Continue reading
On this Thanksgiving, not just friends and family. Many people spent the day with strangers, delivering meals or just good cheer to those in need. … Continue reading
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Retailers aren’t just ushering the official start of the holiday season with the usual expanded hours and fat discounts on big TVs and toys.
Ten years ago, chef Raghu Deora stood face-to-face with death.
Sean McDermott scored 21 points by tying the tournament record of seven 3-pointers, part of Butler’s Atlantis-record 16 made threes.
1883 – Herman Baccaert, Flemish philological/writer (Along the water front) 1896 – Klement Gottwald, premier/president of Czechoslovakia (1946-53) 1896 – Ruth Etting, American dancer, singer … Continue reading
1584 – English parliament expels Jesuits 1852 – Just past midnight, a sharp jolt likely caused by heavy rains causes Lake Merced, California, to drop … Continue reading
Olivia Hooker called it “the catastrophe,” the notorious 48 hours of fire and death that leveled “Black Wall Street” in Tulsa. She was 6 at … Continue reading
Historical Events 800 – Charlemagne arrives in Rome to investigate the alleged crimes of Pope Leo III. 1700 – Cardinal Francesco Albani elected Pope Clemens … Continue reading