1 killed, 2 injured in one-vehicle wreck Saturday

12/06/2016 0

A 46-year-old New Mexico man was killed and two others injured in a single-vehicle accident northeast of Lake Nocona Saturday evening. Department of Public Safety Trooper Sgt. Dan Buesing said the accident occurred about 5 […]

Washington Monument completed

12/06/2016 0

On this day in 1884, in Washington, D.C., workers place a nine-inch aluminum pyramid atop a tower of white marble, completing the construction of an impressive monument to the city’s namesake and the nation’s first […]

Aircraft squadron lost in the Bermuda Triangle

12/05/2016 0

At 2:10 p.m., five U.S. Navy Avenger torpedo-bombers comprising Flight 19 take off from the Ft. Lauderdale Naval Air Station in Florida on a routine three-hour training mission. Flight 19 was scheduled to take them […]

The mystery of the Mary Celeste

12/04/2016 0

The Dei Gratia, a small British brig under Captain David Morehouse, spots the Mary Celeste, an American vessel, sailing erratically but at full sail near the Azores Islands in the Atlantic Ocean. The ship was […]

First human heart transplant

12/03/2016 0

On December 3, 1967, 53-year-old Lewis Washkansky receives the first human heart transplant at Groote Schuur Hospital in Cape Town, South Africa.Washkansky, a South African grocer dying from chronic heart disease, received the transplant from […]

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