It's Monday, December 19, the 353rd day of the year.
Today's Top Headlines
Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Light wind becoming southwest between 11 and 14 mph.
Monday Night: A chance of sprinkles and flurries before midnight, then a chance of flurries between midnight and 1 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind between 6 and 8 mph.
Events & Reminders
Today in History
1606: The Susan Constant, the Godspeed and the Discovery depart England carrying the settlers that would found Jamestown, VA, the first of the 13 colonies that became the U.S.
1776: Thomas Paine publishes one of a series of pamphlets in the Pennsylvania Journal titled The American Crisis.
1843: Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol goes on sale.
1998: The U.S. House of Representatives forwards articles I and III of impeachment against President Bill Clinton to the Senate.
Weather information taken from the National Weather Service. Today in History compiled from Wikipedia and other sources.