THIS DAY IN HISTORY
Today is Wednesday, Dec. 28, the 363rd day of 2016. There are three days left in the year.
IN THE NATION
1945: Congress officially recognized the Pledge of Allegiance.
IN THE WORLD
1895: The Lumiere brothers, Auguste and Louis, held the first public showing of their movies in Paris.
2015: Ian “Lemmy” Kilmister, 70, of Motorhead died in Los Angeles.
2015: Specials drummer John Bradbury, 62, died in England.