Flag Day: 5 facts to know

June 14 marks Flag Day, an unofficial federal holiday that commemorates the American flag. The day also serves as an anniversary of the national flag’s adoption in 1777, which was commissioned by the Second Continental Congress during the American Revolution. THIS DAY

Flag Day: 5 facts to know

June 14 marks Flag Day, an unofficial federal holiday that commemorates the American flag. The day also serves as an anniversary of the national flag’s adoption in 1777, which was commissioned by the Second Continental Congress during the American Revolution. THIS DAY

This Day in History: June 14

On this day, June 14 … 1777: The Second Continental Congress formally approves the Stars and Stripes design as the national flag of the United States – a day that would become recognized as Flag Day. Also on this day:  1775: The

Chicago man jumps into Lake Michigan for 365th straight day

A Chicago bus driver looking for a way to relieve stress during the coronavirus pandemic jumped into Lake Michigan for a 365th straight day on Saturday. Dan O’Conor, the “Great Lake Jumper,” shares a “High-5” with one of his well-wishers after his

Chicago man jumps into Lake Michigan for 365th straight day

A Chicago bus driver looking for a way to relieve stress during the coronavirus pandemic jumped into Lake Michigan for a 365th straight day on Saturday. Dan O’Conor, the “Great Lake Jumper,” shares a “High-5” with one of his well-wishers after his

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