Today in history
It was Arson
Oct 26, 2013 at 7:30 AM
50 years ago, 1963: Chancellor Ludwig Erhard bid for the reunification of Germany by urging the Big Four powers that defeated Hitler to work jointly on German affairs until a final peace treaty was signed.
25 years ago, 1988: The fire at Point Retreat condominium project was definitely an arson, Sandusky Fire Chief Reed said. Investigation by police and fire officials turned up evidence that a substantial amount of accelerant was used to ignite one of the four buildings destroyed in the blaze.
10 years ago, 2003: In a new audio tape, a voice purported to be Osama bin Laden vowed suicide attacks "inside and outside" the United States and threatened nations that were helping the American occupation of Iraq.