In the news today: robbers dressed in drag steal €80 million worth of jewelry from a shop in Paris.

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Also in the news today is that it's the 50th anniversary of two firsts

  • The first STD call in the UK, dialled by the Queen; and
  • The opening of the UK's first motorway, the Preston by-pass.

I wonder what two things happened today that people will remember in 50 years?