The Astros can take the lead in the World Series tonight in Houston. The series with the Dodgers is tied at one game apiece.
Two American women were rescued after five months at sea. They were trying to sail from Oahu to Tahiti but they had problems with their boat, some of which were caused by a storm. Their radio was destroyed. They saw other ships and fired flares but could not get their attention. Finally they were spotted by a Taiwanese fishing boat. Eventually the US Navy got to the women and rescued them. They said they didn’t think their boat would have lasted more than another 24 hours.
Nearly 3000 documents related to the JFK assassination were released yesterday. Among the revalations is that J Edgar Hoover apparently said that it was crucial the public believe that Lee Harvey Oswald acted alone.
A man tried to abduct a 7 year old girl as she entered her home in Bastrop County. She was following her family in the front door when she was grabbed and taken. The kidnapper was scared off by the family searching for her. She only had a few scrapes but the suspect got away.