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TODAY IN HISTORY

Adv05 For release Thursday, June 5

1967: War erupted in the Mideast as Israel attacked parked military aircraft in Egypt.

1968: Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was assassinated in Los Angeles after winning California's Democratic presidential primary. Gunman Sirhan Sirhan was immediately arrested.

2013: Britain's Guardian newspaper reported the National Security Agency was secretly collecting the phone records of millions of U.S. customers of Verizon.

Adv05 For release Thursday, June 5 06/04/14 [Last modified: Wednesday, June 4, 2014 6:00pm]

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