Today in History for December 22nd
Uprising topples Romania's Nicolae Ceausescu; Richard Reid tries to set off explosives in his shoes on flight from Paris to Miami; French army officer Alfred Dreyfus is convicted of treason;
Today in History for December 14th
George Washington dies at age 67; Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen and his group reach South Pole; Leaders of Bosnia, Serbia and Croatia sign an internationally-brokered peace treaty; Baseball's Roger Maris dies at age 51.