News for this day in history, October 13, 1979 - The Florida Caucuses begin, The Iowa Straw Poll starts. Ask The President isn't taking any calls. Gas prices threaten to go up. Castro in New York. Leonid and Valentina Kozlov are latest Russian ballet stars to defect to U.S.
October 13, 1994 - Haitian military strongman Raoul Cedras leaves Haiti for exile in Panama under U.S. guard and with large checkbook. Iraq taking forever to leave Kuwait, Middle-East hostage drama, Northern Ireland news.