American athlete Jessie Owens competes in the men's Olympic Games Long Jump event, in Berlin, Germany, Aug. 5, 1936. (AP Photo)

Today in History: August 5

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Today is Friday, Aug. 5, the 218th day of 2016. There are 148 days left in the year.

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Bilyeu family to Forrest Fenn: true treasure or hoax?

The family of a deceased treasure hunter is asking Forrest Fenn for answers.

Josia Thugwane of South Africa celebrates as he approaches the finish line to win the men's marathon at the 1996 Summer Olympic Games in Atlanta, Sunday August 4, 1996. Thugwane is the first black South African to win Olympic gold. (AP Photo/Doug Mills)

Today in History: August 4

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Today is Thursday, Aug. 4, the 217th day of 2016. There are 149 days left in the year.

Passengers fill the lobby of the Washington station of Greyhound bus lines, Monday August 3, 1981. With air traffic controllers beginning a national strike, a New York official of the bus line said Monday all drivers have been ordered to stand by for overtime duty. (AP Photo/Scott Stewart)

Today in History: August 3

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Today is Wednesday, Aug. 3, the 216th day of 2016. There are 150 days left in the year.

Gene Autry, Hollywood’s number one cowboy, held a reception at the Savoy Hotel, and of course, has horse was there too. Gene Autry on his horse outside the Savoy Hotel, in London, England on August 2, 1939. (AP Photo)

Today in History: August 2

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Today is Tuesday, Aug. 2, the 215th day of 2016. There are 151 days left in the year.

This 1944 photo shows a barricade with a Polish flag during the 1944 Warsaw Uprising against the Nazis. The uprising broke out on August 1, 1944, and lasted for 63 days. (AP Photo/PAP)

Today in History: August 1

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Today is Monday, Aug. 1, the 214th day of 2016. There are 152 days left in the year.

In this July 21, 2016 photo, fireflies light up in sync in the woods of Piedra Canteada, near Nanacamilpa, Tlaxcala state, Mexico. The income from tourism is providing a new incentive to residents to focus on conservation rather than deforestation. In addition, Mexico's forest service is supporting the replanting of hundreds of thousands of trees in the area, and Piedra Canteada's Rueda Lopez said they have plans to plant over 50 thousand pine trees in the areas that they log each year. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)

Mexican farmers using fireflies to save forest

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In the village of Nanacamilpa, tiny fireflies are helping save the towering pine and fir trees on the outskirts of the megalopolis of Mexico…

Apollo 15 on way to the moon, July 26, 1971. (AP Photo)

Today in History: July 26

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On July 26, 1775, the Continental Congress established a Post Office and appointed Benjamin Franklin its Postmaster-General.

Smoke billows from the crash site of an Air France Concorde in Gonesse, France, outside Paris Tuesday, July 25, 2000 hitting a hotel. The flight en route to New York City crashed shortly after takeoff Tuesday. At least 113 people were killed when the charter flight went down in the first-ever crash of the supersonic jet. (AP Photo/Laurent Rebours)

Today in History: July 25

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Today is Monday, July 25, the 207th day of 2016. There are 159 days left in the year.

AP-Ethiopian Soldiers Depart For The Frontline 1935

Today in History: July 23

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Today is Saturday, July 23, the 205th day of 2016. There are 161 days left in the year.