Posted: Feb 05, 2018 08:27 AM MST
Updated: Feb 05, 2018 09:25 AM MST
For USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University doctor Larry Nassar read an apology before being sentenced.
The Washington Monument is dedicated, the peace symbol is born, Malcolm X is assassinated, and Nixon heads to China, all on this day.
Thanks to the continuing doping scandal involving Russian athletes, the PyeongChang Olympics are guaranteed to earn a spot in the long list of controversial and shocking moments in Olympic history.
A candy maker was one of the first big business acquisition during 2018, here's a look at other large mergers and acquisitions this year.
The Post Office is born, World War II gets its first flying ace, John Glenn becomes the first American to orbit the Earth, and a fire at a Great White concert leaves 100 dead, all on this day.