Today in History: October 17 (Video)

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Today in History: October 17 (Video)

October 17, 2013 Updated Oct 17, 2013 at 10:30 AM CDT

Take a look at the video below to find out important happenings from this day in history.

Included: Arab oil embargo fuels energy crisis; Americans clinch revolutionary victory at Saratoga; Deadly quake hits northern California; Mobster Al Capone convicted of tax evasion; Playwright Arthur Miller born.