THIS DAY IN HISTORY
Today is Thursday, Dec. 15, the 350th day of 2016. There are 16 days left in the year.
IN THE NATION
1890: Sioux Indian Chief Sitting Bull and 11 other tribe members were killed in Grand River, S.D., during a confrontation with Indian police.
IN THE WORLD
1944: A single-engine plane carrying bandleader Glenn Miller, a major in the Army Air Forces, disappeared over the English Channel while en route to Paris.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU
Actor-comedian Tim Conway is 83. Singer Cindy Birdsong (The Supremes) is 77. Actor Don Johnson is 67. Actress Melanie Chartoff is 66. Musician Paul Simonon is 61. Actress Helen Slater is 53. Actor Garrett Wang is 48. Figure skater Surya Bonaly is 43. Rock musician Alana Haim is 25. The Associated