Today is Saturday, April 8, the 98th day of 2017. There are 267 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in History took place 65 years ago:
On April 8, 1952, President Harry S. Truman seized the American steel industry to avert a nationwide strike. (The Supreme Court later ruled that Truman had overstepped his authority, opening the way for a seven-week strike by steelworkers.)