Today is Wednesday, Nov. 18, the 322nd day of 2015. There are 43 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in History:
On Nov. 18, 1865, Mark Twain’s first literary success, the original version of his short story “The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County,” was first published in the New York Saturday Press under the title “Jim Smiley and His Jumping Frog.”
On this date:
In 1883, the United States and Canada adopted a system of Standard Time zones.