By The Associated Press
Today in History
Today is Sunday, Jan. 24, the 24th day of 2021. There are 341 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in History:
On Jan. 24, 1848, James W. Marshall discovered a gold nugget at Sutter’s Mill in northern California, a discovery that led to the gold rush of ’49.
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