November 15, 1997 in Nation/World

Milestones

 
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Ten years ago: Twenty-eight of 82 people aboard a Continental Airlines DC-9, including the pilot and co-pilot, were killed when the jetliner crashed seconds after taking off from Denver’s Stapleton International Airport.

Five years ago: President-elect Clinton and his wife, Hillary, hosted a dinner in Little Rock, Ark., for Democratic congressional leaders in the first such meeting since the presidential election.

One year ago: Texaco agreed to pay $176.9 million dollars to settle a two-year-old race discrimination suit.

Singer Michael Jackson married the woman carrying his baby - his plastic surgeon’s nurse, Debbie Rowe - in a ceremony in Sydney, Australia.


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