May 26, 1998
The U.S. Supreme Court ruled that Ellis Island was located mainly in New Jersey, not the state of New York.
May 26, 1961
A U.S. Air Force bomber flew across the Atlantic Ocean in record time, a little more than three hours.
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May 26, 1994
U.S. President Bill Clinton announced that his administration would no longer link China’s trade status to its human rights record as he renewed trade privileges for China.
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May 26, 2004
The Sudan government and the rebel Sudan People’s Liberation Movement signed peace accords to end their 21-year war, which had cost the lives of an estimated two million people.
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“Ireland is on the verge of a huge generational change in its political life with the likely election of Leo Varadkar as its next premier — a move that would give the once-staunchly Catholic country its first openly gay leader and its first of Asian immigrant descent.
Varadkar has built a near insurmountable lead ahead of a contest next week to succeed Enda Kenny as leader of the governing Fine Gael and prime minister. At 38, he would also become the youngest person to hold the office.”