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The-Signal.com's Daybreak: Jan. 8, 2009

Posted: January 7, 2009 7:25 p.m.
Updated: January 8, 2009 4:30 a.m.
 

Hello, Santa Clarita Valley! Welcome to The-Signal.com's Daybreak, your point of entry for the day, and a quick journey through the past, present and future. Let the adventure begin:

Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 8, 1935, rock-and-roll legend Elvis Presley was born in Tupelo, Miss.

Ten years ago: By a unanimous vote, senators formally ratified the rules for President Bill Clinton's impeachment trial. The top two executives of Salt Lake City's Olympic organizing committee resigned amid disclosures that civic boosters had given cash to members of the International Olympic Committee.

Watercooler Talk
SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) - An eastern Pennsylvania man may face up to 37 years in prison for tearing open a neighbor's door with a chain saw. Police say 34-year-old Robert Kane began sawing through the front door of Jamie Zaleski's apartment in Scranton while Zaleski and several friends ran out the back.

Kane was angry because a friend of Zaleski's parked in front of his house across the street. Police said when Zaleski asked who was at the door, Kane said it was his worst nightmare, told him, "Open the door or I'll cut it down," and started sawing.

A jury convicted Kane on Tuesday of charges including attempted burglary, attempted criminal trespass and terroristic threats. He was held in lieu of $20,000 bail.

Birthdays
Actor-comedian Larry Storch is 86. Actor Ron Moody is 85. Comedian Soupy Sales is 83. Broadcast journalist Sander Vanocur is 81. CBS newsman Charles Osgood is 76. Singer Shirley Bassey is 72. Game show host Bob Eubanks is 71. Country-gospel singer Cristy Lane is 69. Rhythm-and-blues singer Anthony Gourdine (Little Anthony and the Imperials) is 68. Actress Yvette Mimieux is 67. Physicist Stephen Hawking is 67. Rock musician Robby Krieger (The Doors) is 63. Rock singer David Bowie is 62. Movie director John McTiernan is 58. Actress Harriet Sansom Harris is 54. Singer-songwriter Ron Sexsmith is 45. Actress Maria Pitillo is 44.

Mega Millions
3-11-12-19-33 Mega: 30
Draw date: Tuesday, Jan. 6
Jackpot: $16 million

SuperLotto
17-30-35-40-41 Mega: 2
Draw date: Wednesday, Jan. 7
Jackpot: $41 million

Fantasy 5
13-18-24-33-34
Draw date: Wednesday, Jan. 7

Daily 4
9-6-5-4
Draw date: Wednesday, Jan. 7

Daily 3
Midday: 3-0-5
Evening: 6-8-9
Draw date: Wednesday, Jan. 7

Daily Derby
1st: 06 Whirl Win
2nd: 08 Gorgeous George
3rd: 04 Big Ben
Race time: 1:49.35
Draw date: Wednesday, Jan. 7

 

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