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.

Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley, left, announces Wednesday, Oct. 20, 1999, in Chicago, that a new piece of public art, a 60-foot wide, 30-foot tall  elliptical sculpture by Indian artist Anish Kapoor, will be placed in the city's Millennium Park, which is scheduled to open in 2001. The sculpture is funded in part by a $3 million donation from Ameritech.  A small model of the sculpture is shown at right. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Today in History: October 20

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Today is Thursday, Oct. 20, the 294th day of 2016. There are 72 days left in the year.

Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange work frantically Monday, October 19, 1987 as the Dow Jones Industrial average plunged more than 500 points for a loss of 22.62 percent.  It was the biggest one-day loss in history.  (AP Photo/Peter Morgan)

Today in History: October 19

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Today is Wednesday, Oct. 19, the 293rd day of 2016. There are 73 days left in the year.