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Today in history

1886: King Ludwig II of Bavaria drowned in Lake Starnberg.

1927: Aviation hero Charles Lindbergh was honored with a ticker-tape parade in New York City.

1966: The Supreme Court issued its landmark Miranda v. Arizona decision, ruling that criminal suspects had to be informed of their constitutional right to consult with an attorney and to remain silent before being questioned by police.

1967: President Johnson nominated Solicitor-General Thurgood Marshall to become the first black justice on the U.S. Supreme Court.

1971: The New York Times began publishing excerpts of the Pentagon Papers, a secret study of America’s involvement in Vietnam.

1981: A scare occurred during a parade in London when a teenager fired six blank shots at Queen Elizabeth II.


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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.