Jimmy Carter with Wife Rosalynn Carter at the National Convention  in Madison Square Garden in New York  July 15, 1976. (AP Photo)

Today in History: July 15

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On July 15, 1976, a 36-hour kidnap ordeal began for 26 schoolchildren and their bus driver as they were abducted near Chowchilla, California…

Former Gov. Ronald Reagan and his wife, Nancy, wave goodbye to crowd of newsmen Monday, July 14, 1980 in Los Angeles as he headed for the Republican National Convention in Detroit. With his nomination virtually assured, Reagan said, "I don't know," when asked who would be his running mate. (AP Photo/Wally Fong)

Today in History: July 14

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Today is Thursday, July 14, the 196th day of 2016. There are 170 days left in the year.