1. The Weather: Today will be a rainy day with a high of about 62 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. The rain will continue tonight, with an overnight low of about 58.
2. From history.com's This Day in History: "The  hijacking of the Italian cruise ship Achille Lauro reaches a dramatic climax when U.S. Navy F-14 fighters intercept an Egyptian airliner attempting to fly the Palestinian hijackers to freedom and force the jet to land at a NATO base in Sigonella, Sicily. American and Italian troops surrounded the plane, and the terrorists were taken into Italian custody."