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Compiled by Mary Hedge, La Porte County Public Library 

1920

Out of 80 coal mines in the state, only 38 are in operation because of a walk-out. Around 22,500 state miners are idle.

1970

Fortune magazine says the Penn Central Railroad, now undergoing reorganization under bankruptcy laws, reported a $4.4 million profit last year when it actually lost $95 million.

1995

The Yankees acknowledge they are near a deal with Darryl Strawberry, but did not indicate when they intend to promote him from the minors.

2010

Cubs pitcher Carlos Zambrano apologizes for his dugout tirade during a television interview.

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