Mother Teresa ascends the podium to stand side by side with Pope John Paul II as they greet the faithful in this Feb. 3, 1986,  photo in Calcutta. The Sisters of Charity in Rome said Friday Sept 5, 1997 that Mother Teresa has died, she was 87.(AP Photo)

Today in History: September 5

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Today is Monday, Sept. 5, the 249th day of 2016. There are 117 days left in the year. This is Labor Day.