The National Air and Space Museum in Washington is closed after antiwar demonstrators try to enter to protest an exhibit on drones. The crowd dispersed after being pepper-sprayed by a security guard coming to the rescue of another guard. Washington Post | AP via Wall Street Journal.
Sarah Schweitzer of the Boston Globe writes that Boston is honoring Patrolman Andrew Cuneo, the Boston Police Department’s first Italian-born officer, who was killed Aug. 13, 1921, in a shootout with a former officer. He was also the department’s first Italian-born officer killed in the line of duty. The Saskatoon Phoenix, Aug. 16, 1921.