Monday' almost over and another wonderful work week has started.
Today is National Zipper Day. Elias Howe first patented the "Automatic, Continuous Clothing Closure," in 1851, but he never marketed it. The modern zipper, which we all use today, wasn't invented until 1913 by an engineer at the Universal Fastener Company.
Chief Meteorologist Frank Billingsley has a look at the forecast.
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On This Day
In 1967, Aretha Franklin released her single "Respect." It would go on to become the Billboard Song of the Year.