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    • Virginia Beach, VA Weather :: 82F Overcast
      82F Overcast
    • Friday
      Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
    • Thursday Night
      A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
    • Thursday
      Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
    • Wednesday Night
      A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
    • Wednesday
      Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
  • RSS This day in history

    • Ranger 7 photographs moon
      Ranger 7, an unmanned U.S. lunar probe, takes the first close-up images of the moon—4,308 in total—before it impacts with the lunar surface northwest of the Sea of Clouds. The images were 1,000 times as clear as anything ever seen through earth-bound telescopes. The National Aeronautics and Space ...
    • Ignatius of Loyola, founder of the Jesuit order, dies
      Ignatius of Loyola, founder of the Jesuit order of Roman Catholic missionaries and educators, dies in Rome. The Society of Jesus, as the Jesuit order is formally known, played an important role in the Counter-Reformation and eventually succeeded in converting millions around the world to ...
    • Labor leader Jimmy Hoffa is reported missing
      On the morning of July 31, 1975, James Riddle Hoffa, one of the most influential American labor leaders of the 20th century, is officially reported missing after he failed to return home the previous night. Though he is popularly believed to have been the victim of a Mafia hit, conclusive ...
    • Hurricane sinks Spanish treasure ships
      A hurricane strikes the east coast of Florida, sinking 10 Spanish treasure ships and killing nearly 1,000 people, on July 31, 1715. All of the gold and silver onboard at the time would not be recovered until 250 years later. From 1701, Spain sent fleets of ships to the Western Hemisphere to ...
    • Marquis de Lafayette becomes a major-general without pay
      On July 31, 1777, a 19-year-old French aristocrat, Marie-Joseph Paul Roch Yves Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette, accepts a commission as a major-general in the Continental Army—without pay. During his service as the Continental Congress’ secret envoy to France, Silas Deane had, on December ...
    • Third Battle of Ypres begins in Flanders
      On July 31, 1917, the Allies launch a renewed assault on German lines in the Flanders region of Belgium, in the much-contested region near Ypres, during World War I. The attack begins more than three months of brutal fighting, known as the Third Battle of Ypres. While the first and second battles ...
    • Preparations for the Final Solution begin
      On July 31, 1941, Hermann Göring, writing under instructions from Hitler, ordered Reinhard Heydrich, SS general and Heinrich Himmler’s number-two man, “to submit to me as soon as possible a general plan of the administrative material and financial measures necessary for carrying out the desired ...
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