This Day in History for 5/3/18

On This Day in History... 

2007 – The 4 year old British girl Madeleine McCann disappears in Praia da Luz, Portugal, starting "the most heavily reported missing-person case in modern history".

2000 – The day after President Bill Clinton announces that accurate GPS access would no longer be restricted to the military, the sport of geocaching begins; the first cache is placed and the coordinates from a GPS posted on Usenet.