THIS DAY IN HISTORY
Today is Sunday, July 30, the 211th day of 2017. There are 154 days left in the year.
IN THE NATION
1956: President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed a measure making "In God We Trust" the national motto, replacing "E Pluribus Unum" (Out of many, one).
IN THE WORLD
1945: The Portland class heavy cruiser USS Indianapolis, having just delivered components of the atomic bomb to Tinian in the Mariana Islands, was torpedoed by a Japanese submarine; only 317 out of nearly 1,200 men survived.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU
Former Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig is 83. Feminist activist Eleanor Smeal is 78. Former U.S. Rep. Patricia Schroeder is 77. Arnold Schwarzenegger is 70.Blues singer-musician Otis Taylor is 69. Singer Kate Bush is 59. Actor Laurence Fishburne is 56. Actress Lisa Kudrow is 54. Movie director Christopher Nolan is 47. Actress Hilary Swank is 43. Soccer player Hope Solo is 36.