By The Associated Press / The Bulletin
August 30, 2011
Today is Tuesday, Aug. 30, the 242nd day of 2011. There are 123 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in History
On Aug. 30, 1861, Union Gen. John Fremont instituted martial law in Missouri and declared slaves there to be free. (However, Fremont’s emancipation order was countermanded by....