Today in History: January 2

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Today in History: January 2

January 2, 2014 Updated Jan 2, 2014 at 11:29 AM CDT

Watch the video below to find out important happenings from this day in history.

Included: WV mine blast; JFK declares he's running for President; Japan captures Manila, Philippines during WWII; Lindbergh baby trial; Annie closes on Broadway.