Today in history: Nov. 10In 1775, the U.S. Marines were...

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November 10, 1995

Today in history: Nov. 10

In 1775, the U.S. Marines were organized under authority of the Continental Congress.

In 1871, journalist-explorer Henry M. Stanley found Scottish missionary David Livingstone in central Africa. Stanley delivered his famous greeting: "Dr. Livingstone, I presume?"

In 1989, workers began punching a hole in the Berlin Wall, a day after East Germany abolished its border restrictions.

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