1. This Day in History: In 1967, Thurgood Marshall was sworn in as the first black Supreme Court justice.
2. Defying NCAA: California will allow college athletes to hire agents and make money from endorsement deals just like the pros. Gov. Gavin Newsom signed the law which is set to take effect in 2023 and could trigger a legal challenge.
3. BBB to be at Breckenridge Library: The Breckenridge Public Library will host a free talk by the Better Business Bureau at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 8 on the topic of outsmarting scammers.
4. Today’s Birthdays include non-violence advocate Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948), comedian Groucho Marx (1890-1977), comedian Bud Abbott (1897-1974), rocker Sting (1951-), actress Lorraine Bracco (1954-) and TV personality Kelly Ripa (1970-).