Thursday’s Wash. Daily Game: 3-6-2.
Thursday’s Keno: 1-2-7-9-12-23- 26-33-41-43-45-50-53-58-60-61- 69-71-77-80.
Today in history
1859: French acrobat Blondin (born Jean Francois Gravelet) crossed Niagara Falls on a tightrope as 5,000 spectators watched.
1906: President Theodore Roosevelt signed into law the Pure Food and Drug Act and the Meat Inspection Act.
1971: The 26th Amendment to the Constitution, lowering the minimum voting age to 18, was ratified as Ohio became the 38th state to approve it.
1986: In a 5-4 decision, the Supreme Court ruled that states could outlaw homosexual acts between consenting adults (the same court effectively overturned this decision in 2003).
sponsored According to two 2015 surveys, 62 percent of Americans do not have enough savings to handle an unexpected emergency, much less any long-term plans.