Today is Friday, Jan. 6, the sixth day of 2017. There are 359 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in History:
On Jan. 6, 1967, U.S. Marines and South Vietnamese troops launched Operation Deckhouse Five, an offensive in the Mekong River delta. The 10-day operation reportedly claimed the lives of 21 Viet Cong fighters along with seven Americans.