Today in history: May 31
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Today in history: May 31

Relentless flooding in the central U.S. inundated communities and damaged or spilled over levees on three major rivers in two states, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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The Declaration of Independence was adopted by delegates to the Second Continental Congress in Philadelphia, and more events that happened on …

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Anjelica Huston, Billy Crudup, Jeffrey Tambor, Kevin Bacon, Maya Ha…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Berenice Bejo, David McCullough, Jim Gaffigan, Michelle Kwan, Ringo…

President Richard Nixon certified the 26th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which lowered the minimum voting age from 21 to 18, and more ev…

The three-day Civil War Battle of Gettysburg in Pennsylvania ended in a major victory for the North as Confederate troops failed to breach Uni…

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