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

Inside the story: Photo gallery

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


The Downtown Growers’ Market

Each weekend, the downtown Grower’s Market features a live band, yoga, community nonprofits and even a bike valet service.


Call for Entries: Children’s Choir

In 2012, CNN named Jackson Kaguri ‘Hero of the Year’ for his humanitarian efforts for fighting the AIDS epidemic that swept through his vill…


Talking Tech: Route 66 Solar Roadway

The roads of tomorrow will new cutting-edge technology such as self-driving cars, and they may also feature a popular form of renewable ener…