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Milestones

Sat., Oct. 4, 1997

Ten years ago: National Football League owners staged their first games since the players union went on strike, with replacement personnel.

Five years ago: An Israeli Boeing 747 cargo jet crashed into an Amsterdam apartment complex, killing 43 people.

One year ago: A judge in Philadelphia issued an injunction preventing majorleague baseball umpires from striking over an incident in which Roberto Alomar of the Baltimore Orioles spat on umpire John Hirschbeck.


 
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