The Loch Ness Monster smiles for the camera -- sort of, Ellis Island closes, actor William Holden passes away, and Madonna releases "Like a Virgin," all on this day.
2011: Silvio Berlusconi resigns as prime minister of Italy due, in large part, to the European sovereign debt crisis.
A motorcyclist in Thailand got lucky in an unlucky situation when a mattress fell out of the truck he was following and knocked him off his bike, but miraculously, also broke his fall.
Mark Zuckerberg didn't want to miss out on any "Star Wars" Day celebrations, so the Facebook founder held a "team meeting" with several characters from the popular movies.
A box of human blood found on a Wisconsin street turned out to be blood donated to the Red Cross.
Airliners and anything referencing "detonation devices" don't mix.
An officer with the Western Australia Police rescued a kangaroo who had been snatched by an eagle and carried away, according to the Western Australia Police Facebook page.
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