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Today in history

1968: During the Vietnam War, South Vietnam’s police chief executed a Viet Cong officer with a pistol shot to the head in a scene captured by NBC News and an Associated Press photographer.

1979: Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini received a tumultuous welcome in Tehran as he ended nearly 15 years of exile.

2003: The space shuttle Columbia broke up during re-entry, killing all seven of its crew members.


 

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Before the falls: Spokane and the history of river cities

The falls are beautiful, they’re powerful and they’re the reason for the city. Spokane is one of a small number of American cities that have falling water in their hearts, and it’s no accident. The reasons for a city are many, but chief among them is water – for drinking, for transportation, for industry and, most recently, for beauty.