Head of the Statue of Liberty on display in France early in 1884 prior to being shipped to the United States. (AP Photo)

Today in History: October 28

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Today is Friday, Oct. 28, the 302nd day of 2016. There are 64 days left in the year.

Kevin Elster (2) and other members of the New York Mets spray champagne on the field at New York's Shea Stadium, Monday night, Oct. 27, 1986.  The Mets celebrate their 8-5 victory over the Boston Red Sox in game seven of the World Series.  (AP Photo/Rusty Kennedy)

Today in History: October 27

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Today is Thursday, Oct. 27, the 301st day of 2016. There are 65 days left in the year.

Presidential adviser Dr. Henry Kissinger tells a White House news conference that "peace is at hand in Vietnam, Oct. 26, 1972.  He said most of the major provisions for a settlement have been agreed to.  (AP Photo)

Today in History: October 26

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Today is Wednesday, Oct. 26, the 300th day of 2016. There are 66 days left in the year.

A crowd gathers during the opening day ceremonies of the George Washington Bridge in New York City on Oct. 24, 1931. The longest suspension bridge, costing $60 million, links New York with New Jersey. (AP Photo)

Today in History: October 24

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Today is Monday, Oct. 24, the 298th day of 2016. There are 68 days left in the year.