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Today is December 5th, 2021 and is a Sunday.

On this day in....

2007: Westroads Mall massacre: A gunman opens fire with a semi-automatic rifle at an Omaha, Nebraska, mall, killing eight people before taking his own life.

2006: Commodore Frank Bainimarama overthrows the government in Fiji.

2005: The Lake Tanganyika earthquake causes significant damage, mostly in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

1995: Sri Lankan Civil War: The Sri Lankan government announces the conquest of the Tamil stronghold of Jaffna.

1993: The mayor of Vienna, Helmut Zilk, is injured by a letter bomb.