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Today In History

Mon., Feb. 9, 1998

In 1943: The World War II battle of Guadalcanal in the southwest Pacific ended with an American victory over Japanese forces.

In 1950: In a speech in Wheeling, W.Va., Sen. Joseph McCarthy, R-Wis., charged that the State Department was riddled with Communists.


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