- 70s glam-rock star Gary Glitter (real name Paul Gadd) arrested by British police in child porn probe
- Arizona Diamondbacks & Tampa Bay Devil Rays expansion draft
- FBI says no evidence of foul play in 1996 TWA 800 crash
- Mavericks' A C Green ties Randy Smith's NBA record of 906 cons games
- Metallica release the album "ReLoad"
- Rare black pearl necklace auctioned for record $902,000
- Willem de Kooning painting "Two Standing Women" sold for $4,182,500
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