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Today in history: May 11
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Today in history: May 11

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The espionage trial of Daniel Ellsberg and Anthony Russo in the “Pentagon Papers” case came to an end as Judge William M. Byrne dismissed all charges, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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In 1943, race-related rioting erupted in Detroit; federal troops were sent in two days later to quell the violence that resulted in more than …

In 1991, Mount Pinatubo in the northern Philippines exploded in one of the biggest volcanic eruptions of the 20th century, and more events tha…

In 1994, after leading police on a slow-speed chase on Southern California freeways, O.J. Simpson was arrested and charged with murder in the …

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Barry Manilow, Greg Kinnear, Jodie Whittaker, Kendrick Lamar, Venus…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Courteney Cox, Helen Hunt, Ice Cube, Jim Belushi, Neil Patrick Harr…

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In 1978, President Jimmy Carter and Panamanian leader Omar Torrijos signed the instruments of ratification for the Panama Canal treaties durin…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Daniel Bruhl, Eddie Levert, John Cho, Joyce Carol Oates, Laurie Met…

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