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On this day: April 4

Published On: Apr 02 2013 05:57:21 PM CDT   Updated On: Apr 04 2014 01:00:00 AM CDT

A Kansas town elects the first woman mayor in the U.S., The Beatles make history in dominating the charts, a civil rights leader is gunned down, and the World Trade Center is dedicated, all on this day.

OTD April 4 - Don Imus
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2007: Radio talk show host Don Imus makes offensive on-air remarks about the Rutgers University women's basketball team, including calling the players "rough girls" because of their tattoos and "nappy-headed hos." He was later fired by CBS Radio and cable network MSNBC over the comments.

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