Monday, May 21, 2018

Adv30 For release Friday, May 30

1431: Joan of Arc, condemned as a heretic, was burned at the stake in Rouen, France.

1911: The first Indianapolis 500 took place; the winner was Ray Harroun, who drove a Marmon Wasp at an average speed of 74.6 mph and collected a prize of $10,000.

1971: The American space probe Mariner 9 blasted off from Cape Kennedy on a journey to Mars.

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Florida has a gem of an idea to move traffic on and off I-75. It's called diverging diamonds

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Trump to DOJ: Investigate whether FBI infiltrated campaign

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A South African man accused of murdering three members of his family with an ax arrived in court on Monday morning to hear the verdict in his case
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SKorean club to be added to expanded Aussie baseball league

A South Korean club is set to be added to an expanded Australian Baseball League from next season in a first for sports Down Under
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Zuckerberg meeting with EU parliament leaders to be webcast

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