Today in history
Space Race is On
Sep 19, 2013 at 7:30 AM
50 years ago, 1963: Soviet spaceships could soon be exploring the moon, perhaps within months, some space scientists predicted. Carrying automatic instruments, they could turn the moon into a Soviet scientific garden.
25 years ago, 1988: State securities regulators warned Americans not to get suckered by telemarketing con men who fleeced hundreds of millions of dollars from investors by pushing phony 'dirt pile' gold mines.
10 years ago, 2003: Marvin Hamlisch entertained the crowd at the Sandusky State Theatre. Hamlisch played with the Toledo Symphony Orchestra.