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Today In History, Feb. 17: Garry Kasparov – Grand Island Independent
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Today In History, Feb. 17: Garry KasparovGrand Island IndependentIn 1996, world chess champion Garry Kasparov beat IBM supercomputer "Deep Blue," winning a six-game match in Philadelphia (however, Kasparov lost to Deep Blue in a rematch in 1997). AP. 1944: Eniwetok Atoll. 1944: Eniwetok Atoll. In 1944, during World …

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Today In History, Feb. 11: Nelson Mandela – Grand Island Independent
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Today In History, Feb. 11: Nelson MandelaGrand Island IndependentIn 1812, Massachusetts Gov. Elbridge Gerry signed a redistricting law favoring his Democratic-Republican Party — giving rise to the term "gerrymandering." AP. 1929: Lateran Treaty. 1929: Lateran Treaty. In 1929, the Lateran Treaty was signed, with …

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Today In History, Feb. 10: Amy Winehouse – Grand Island Independent
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Today In History, Feb. 10: Amy WinehouseGrand Island IndependentTen years ago: Amy Winehouse won five Grammys, including record and song of the year for "Rehab." AP. 1936: Gestapo. 1936: Gestapo. In 1936, Nazi Germany's Reichstag passed a law investing the Gestapo secret police with absolute authority exempt from …

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Today In History, Feb. 2: Donald Trump – Grand Island Independent
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Today In History, Feb. 2: Donald TrumpGrand Island IndependentOne year ago: Declaring that religious freedom was "under threat," President Donald Trump vowed to repeal a rarely enforced IRS rule that said pastors who endorse candidates from the pulpit risked losing their tax-exempt status. AP. 1848: Treaty of …

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Today In History, Jan. 31: Apollo 14 – Grand Island Independent
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Grand Island Independent Today In History, Jan. 31: Apollo 14Grand Island IndependentIn 1971, astronauts Alan Shepard, Edgar Mitchell and Stuart Roosa blasted off aboard Apollo 14 on a mission to the moon. AP. 1606: Guy Fawkes. 1606: Guy Fawkes. In 1606, Englishman Guy Fawkes, convicted of high treason for his part in the "Gunpowder …

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Today In History, Jan. 6: Donald Trump – Grand Island Independent
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Today In History, Jan. 6: Donald TrumpGrand Island IndependentOne year ago: Congress certified Donald Trump's presidential victory over the objections of a handful of House Democrats, with Vice President Joe Biden pronouncing, "It is over." AP. 1919: Theodore Roosevelt. 1919: Theodore Roosevelt. In 1919, the 26th …

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Today In History, Jan. 2: Ronald Reagan – Grand Island Independent
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Today In History, Jan. 2: Ronald ReaganGrand Island IndependentIn 1967, Republican Ronald Reagan took the oath of office as the new governor of California in a ceremony that took place in Sacramento shortly just after midnight. AP. 1935: Bruno Hauptmann. 1935: Bruno Hauptmann. In 1935, Bruno Hauptmann went on …

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