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This Day in History: Oct. 25

On this day, Oct. 25 …1964: The Rolling Stones appear on “The Ed Sullivan Show” for the first time.Also on this day:1400: Geoffrey Chaucer, “the Father of English literature,” dies in London.1760: King George III of Britain is crowned.1910: “America the Beautiful,” with words by Katharine Lee Bates and music by Samuel A. Ward, is……

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Indiana student shot, killed by stray bullet in Brooklyn

An Indiana college student was shot and killed by a stray bullet in Brooklyn Saturday morning, police reported. Ethan Williams, 20, was visiting friends in Bushwick when seven shots rang out. The group tried to run inside for cover, but Williams was hit in the chest. He was rushed to Wyckoff Medical Center, where he was pronounced……

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Berkeley, Calif., police offer $50G reward in pregnant teen’s shooting death

Two days after a pregnant teenager was gunned down in her car, police in Berkeley, Calif., are offering a $50,000 reward in the killing.Police believe Sereinat’e Henderson, 19, a hair stylist, was targeted but don’t know why, Fox 2 San Francisco reports.Police announced the cash reward Friday.SAN BERNARDINO, CALIF., POLICE SHOOTING SPARKS NIGHT OF UNREST Sereinat’e Henderson,……

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Vietnam POW and Michigan native Donald ‘Digger’ Odell dies at 86

Donald E. “Digger” Odell, an Air Force fighter pilot who was a prisoner of war in Vietnam for more than five years after being shot down in 1967, died Thursday in Michigan. He was 86.“Lt. Col. Odell was an American hero and inspiration to several generation of Airmen,” said Brig. Gen. Rolf E. Mammen, commander of……

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