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Today in History for August 1st

by Associated Press Videos 1:42 mins

Today in History for August 1st

by Associated Press Videos 1:42 mins

Highlights of this day in history: A shooting rampage takes place at the University of Texas clock tower; Germany declares war on Russia in World War I; Adolf Hitler opens the Berlin Olympics; Author Herman Melville born; MTV debuts. (Aug. 1)

Associated Press

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  5. 7:41

    Taking a Supercar for a Test Drive

  6. 4:24

    See Planet Earth Through an Infrared Timelapse

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    MIC's Lucy Watson departs London party

  2. 1:26

    Pizza delivery to a boat off seaford beach in sussex

  3. 1:39

    Gridlock in central London taxi protest

  4. 1:44

    Afterparty in a curry house in Wakefield, UK

  5. 0:45

    Memorial day flood in central Austin, Texas

  6. 1:01

    Head-on crash as driver loses control on Russian road

Storyful

  1. 1:03

    Timelapse Shows Tornado in Canadian Texas

  2. 5:11

    Aerial Footage of Oklahoma Flooding at Lake Texoma

  3. 1:08

    Ariane Rocket Blasts Satellites Into Orbit

  4. 4:31

    Tough Homemade Go Karts Survive Series of Crashes

  5. 7:41

    Taking a Supercar for a Test Drive

  6. 4:24

    See Planet Earth Through an Infrared Timelapse