Here is a look at some of the notable events that ook place on this day in history, January 7th.
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(Evening edition) Here's the latest news for Friday, January 6: Obama says economy moving in right direction; Van der Sloot case postponed; Patriots' O'Brien, Penn State finalizing contract; Clinging to cooler, boaters rescued in Australia.
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Highlights of this day in history: Joan of Arc is born; Samuel Morse demonstrates telegraph; First around-the-world commercial flight; Nancy Kerrigan attacked; Dizzie Gillespie dies at 75, Rudolf Nuryev dies at 54.
Nick Cannon moved from Aspen to LA hospital; Etta James released from hospital; Loretta Lynn postpones 2 shows to heal her knee.