Today is Thursday, Nov. 30, the 334th day of 2017. There are 31 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in Histor y: On Nov. 30, 1835, Samuel Langhorne Clemens — better known as Mark Twain — was born in Florida, Missouri.
On this date:
In 1782, the United States and Britain signed preliminar y peace ar ticles in Paris for ending the Revolutionar y War; the Treaty of Paris was signed in Sept. 1783.