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

Inside the story: Photo gallery

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


Culture Pass: Lloyd Kiva New

The Museum of Indian Arts and Culture is celebrating the work of renowned native artist Lloyd Kiva New.


Stage: On The Twentieth Century

The Adobe Theater is gearing up to host a concert version of ‘On the Twentieth Century’. Part operetta, part comedy, part farce, and part ‘s…