THIS DAY IN HIS­TORY

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To­day is Thurs­day, Dec. 1, the 336th day of 2016. There are 30 days left in the year. IN THE NA­TION

1955: Rosa Parks, a black seam­stress, was ar­rested after re­fus­ing to give up her seat to a white man on a Montgomery, Ala., city bus. The in­ci­dent sparked a year-long boy­cott of the buses by blacks. IN THE WORLD 1990: Bri­tish and French work­ers dig­ging the Chan­nel Tun­nel be­tween their coun­tries fi­nally met after knock­ing out a pas­sage in a ser­vice tun­nel.

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