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San Antonio Express-News
San Antonio celebrities compete in Wingstop-eating competition for charitySan Antonio, chowing down for the Thrive Well Cancer Foundation. DJ Hammburger
San Antonio celebrities compete in Wingstop-eating competition for charity
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 hours ago
San Antonio, chowing down for the Thrive Well Cancer Foundation. DJ Hammburger of 98.5 the Beat, supporting the Salvation Army Homeless Shelter. Rob Thompson from ESPN San Antonio, eating for Hope for the Future. Nina Duran, a CAB member from... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Historykilled. (The Andrea Doria capsized and sank the following morning.) In 1866, U
History
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 2 days ago
killed. (The Andrea Doria capsized and sank the following morning.) In 1866, Ulysses S. Grant was named General of the Army of the United States, the first officer to hold the rank. In 1909, French aviator Louis Bleriot became the first person... Read more
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Herald Sun
The bomb that shocked the US Navythat terrified the United States Navy. Now footage of the final death throes of
The bomb that shocked the US Navy
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
that terrified the United States Navy. Now footage of the final death throes of the battle fleet assembled at Bikini Atoll atomic bomb test of 1946 has been released. It shows a churning cauldron at the bottom of the coral bay where the device was... Read more
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Adelaide Now
The bomb that shocked the US Navythat terrified the United States Navy. Now footage of the final death throes of
The bomb that shocked the US Navy
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
that terrified the United States Navy. Now footage of the final death throes of the battle fleet assembled at Bikini Atoll atomic bomb test of 1946 has been released. It shows a churning cauldron at the bottom of the coral bay where the device was... Read more
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News.com.au
The bomb that shocked the US Navythat terrified the United States Navy. Now footage of the final death throes of
The bomb that shocked the US Navy
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
that terrified the United States Navy. Now footage of the final death throes of the battle fleet assembled at Bikini Atoll atomic bomb test of 1946 has been released. The US National Security Archives has declassified and released the entire stock... Read more
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The Courier Mail
The bomb that shocked the US Navythat terrified the United States Navy. Now footage of the final death throes of
The bomb that shocked the US Navy
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
that terrified the United States Navy. Now footage of the final death throes of the battle fleet assembled at Bikini Atoll atomic bomb test of 1946 has been released. It shows a churning cauldron at the bottom of the coral bay where the device was... Read more
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KECI Missoula
July 25with the rare liver disease primary sclerosing cholangitis for several months.
July 25
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
with the rare liver disease primary sclerosing cholangitis for several months. 1946: The United States detonates an atomic bomb underwater in the lagoon of Bikini atoll as part of a series of nuclear weapon tests known as Operation... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Today in HistoryAndrea Doria capsized and sank the following morning.) On this date: In 1866,
Today in History
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 2 days ago
Andrea Doria capsized and sank the following morning.) On this date: In 1866, Ulysses S. Grant was named General of the Army of the United States, the first officer to hold the rank. [Article continues below] In 1909, French aviator Louis... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, July 25, 2016killed. (The Andrea Doria capsized and sank the following morning.) In 1866, U
This day in history, July 25, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
killed. (The Andrea Doria capsized and sank the following morning.) In 1866, Ulysses S. Grant was named General of the Army of the United States, the first officer to hold the rank. In 1909, French aviator Louis Bleriot (bleh-ree-OH') became... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
AlmanacAndrea Doria capsized and sank the following morning.) On this date: In 1866,
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
Andrea Doria capsized and sank the following morning.) On this date: In 1866, Ulysses S. Grant was named General of the Army of the United States, the first officer to hold the rank. In 1909, French aviator Louis Bleriot (bleh-ree-OH') became... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Dorothy M. Fink, active in Buffalo-area arts and civic circlesfor a mortgage company. When World War II broke out, she drove a truck and per
Dorothy M. Fink, active in Buffalo-area arts and civic circles
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
for a mortgage company. When World War II broke out, she drove a truck and performed office work for three years for the Army Corps of Engineers in support of the Manhattan Project to develop the first atomic bomb. After the war, she became an... Read more
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Philly.com
Medical Mystery: Harry Truman takes on a huge responsibilityheadaches." He sought relief by driving into the countryside. While a senator,
Medical Mystery: Harry Truman takes on a huge responsibility
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
headaches." He sought relief by driving into the countryside. While a senator, in 1937, Truman spent over a week at the Army-Navy Hospital in Hot Springs, Ark., for what were diagnosed as effects of overwork and job-related stress. He returned... Read more
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The Examiner
At Potsdam, Truman remembered the failures a generation earlierhindsight – for another major war with the same participants a generation later
At Potsdam, Truman remembered the failures a generation earlier
The Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
hindsight – for another major war with the same participants a generation later.Neiberg, chair of War Studies at the U.S. Army War College, is the author of “Potsdam: The End of World War II and the Remaking of Europe,” for which he won the 2016... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
The Big Boom: Nukes And NATO. Categoryof being mistaken is so high and because the world is a more dangerous place th
The Big Boom: Nukes And NATO. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 5 days ago
of being mistaken is so high and because the world is a more dangerous place than it was in 1980. It is 71 years since atomic bombs destroyed Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and humanity’s memory of those events has dimmed. But even were the entire... Read more
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Philly.com
Donald Trump promises 'no lies,' but plenty of twisted facts in big speechit can build.” But Iran was on a path to a nuclear weapon before Obama took of
Donald Trump promises 'no lies,' but plenty of twisted facts in big speech
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
it can build.” But Iran was on a path to a nuclear weapon before Obama took office. The United Nations’ International Atomic Energy Agency has been concerned since 2002 about what it called the “possible military dimensions to Iran’s nuclear... Read more
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The Examiner
Author: Truman faced similar problems as leaders todayhindsight – for another major war with the same participants a generation later
Author: Truman faced similar problems as leaders today
The Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
hindsight – for another major war with the same participants a generation later.Neiberg, chair of War Studies at the U.S. Army War College, is the author of “Potsdam: The End of World War II and the Remaking of Europe,” for which he won the 2016... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Recap MPs' marathon debate and vote on renewing Tridentbomb. She did it by reading out a letter from the mayor of the Japanese city.
Recap MPs' marathon debate and vote on renewing Trident
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
bomb. She did it by reading out a letter from the mayor of the Japanese city. It said: “On 6 August 1945 a single atomic bomb rendered Hiroshima a scorched plain. Tens of thousands were burned in flames. “By the year’s end 140,000 lives... Read more
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Slate
Will Ghostbusters Bring Back the Glory Days of Slime?vibrations. Or, as Gilbert and Sullivan would put it in 1885: “I can trace my a
Will Ghostbusters Bring Back the Glory Days of Slime?
Slate / Posted 9 days ago
vibrations. Or, as Gilbert and Sullivan would put it in 1885: “I can trace my ancestry back to a protoplasmal primordial atomic globule; consequently my family pride is something inconceivable.” From there it wasn’t such a leap to guess that... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Michael Hudson: US-NATO Border Confrontation with Russia Risks Nuclear War and Loss of European PartnersWilliam Perry, the former head of the Pentagon in the mid-90s, said that NATO w
Michael Hudson: US-NATO Border Confrontation with Russia Risks Nuclear War and Loss of European Partners
Naked Capitalism / Posted 10 days ago
William Perry, the former head of the Pentagon in the mid-90s, said that NATO was threatening and trying to provoke atomic war in Europe. One of Russia’s leading military strategists said, here’s what the problem is: NATO wants to move... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit’s 100 Greatest SongsJr. was in the producer's seat as sax man Walker and company blasted out this i
Detroit’s 100 Greatest Songs
Detroit Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
Jr. was in the producer's seat as sax man Walker and company blasted out this infectious, gutsy soul chestnut. LISTEN66. "Atomic Dog," George Clinton (1982) Having helped define the ‘70s sound with Funkadelic, Clinton helped point the way for... Read more
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The Examiner
Author impressed by Truman's humilityThe End of World War II and the Remaking of Europe.” He is a professor of histo
Author impressed by Truman's humility
The Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
The End of World War II and the Remaking of Europe.” He is a professor of history and the chair of War Studies at the U.S. Army War College.He will speak at 6:30 p.m., July 21, at the Plaza branch of the Kansas City Public Library, 4801 S. Main St.... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
The greatest story never toldyear Everest was conquered and the fact it took until the 1950s for anyone to d
The greatest story never told
Otago Daily Times / Posted 14 days ago
year Everest was conquered and the fact it took until the 1950s for anyone to do that fascinated him. "We'd created the atomic bomb, the nuclear bomb, broken the sound barrier, a couple of years later put Sputnik into space and yet the highest... Read more
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dna
After nuclear deal, Iran sticks to wary tactics in key Gulf waterwayone of America's top generals on a day trip through the Strait of Hormuz, comin
After nuclear deal, Iran sticks to wary tactics in key Gulf waterway
dna / Posted 16 days ago
one of America's top generals on a day trip through the Strait of Hormuz, coming as close as 500 yards (metres). For Army General Joseph Votel, who oversees all American military forces in the Middle East, the approaches were a safe though... Read more
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Zero Hedge
North Korea Threatens To Retaliate "Physically" If US Deploys THAAD On Peninsulastate-run Korean Central News Agency. The report cited the Artillery Bureau of
North Korea Threatens To Retaliate "Physically" If US Deploys THAAD On Peninsula
Zero Hedge / Posted 16 days ago
state-run Korean Central News Agency. The report cited the Artillery Bureau of the General Staff for the Korean People's Army. "The U.S. had better understand that the more massively it introduces war weapons to South Korea and its vicinity, the... Read more
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The Star
After nuclear deal, Iran sticks to wary tactics in key Gulf waterwayhosting one of America's top generals on a day trip through the Strait of Hormu
After nuclear deal, Iran sticks to wary tactics in key Gulf waterway
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
hosting one of America's top generals on a day trip through the Strait of Hormuz, coming as close as 500 yards. For Army General Joseph Votel, who oversees all American military forces in the Middle East, the approaches were a safe though... Read more
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Reuters
After nuclear deal, Iran sticks to wary tactics in key Gulf waterwayone of America's top generals on a day trip through the Strait of Hormuz, comin
After nuclear deal, Iran sticks to wary tactics in key Gulf waterway
Reuters / Posted 16 days ago
one of America's top generals on a day trip through the Strait of Hormuz, coming as close as 500 yards (meters). For Army General Joseph Votel, who oversees all American military forces in the Middle East, the approaches were a safe though... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Japan's ruling coalition wins election, promises revivalafter Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense rol
Japan's ruling coalition wins election, promises revival
The Alliance Review / Posted 16 days ago
after Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense role, although Japan has a well-equipped modern army, navy and air force that work closely with the U.S., Japan's most important ally. Many members of Japan's military don't... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
After nuclear deal, Iran sticks to wary tactics in key Gulf waterwayhosting one of America's top generals on a day trip through the Strait of Hormu
After nuclear deal, Iran sticks to wary tactics in key Gulf waterway
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
hosting one of America's top generals on a day trip through the Strait of Hormuz, coming as close as 500 yards. For Army General Joseph Votel, who oversees all American military forces in the Middle East, the approaches were a safe though... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Those Who Served: Navy medic in Pacific saw 'a lot of terrible wounds'or night. "We slept when we could," Clemens recalls. He was with the Marines o
Those Who Served: Navy medic in Pacific saw 'a lot of terrible wounds'
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
or night. "We slept when we could," Clemens recalls. He was with the Marines on the north side of the island, while the Army took the south. So unrelenting was the fighting that military planners feared that invading mainland Japan could cost... Read more
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The Signal
Japan's ruling coalition wins election, promises revivalafter Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense rol
Japan's ruling coalition wins election, promises revival
The Signal / Posted 17 days ago
after Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense role, although Japan has a well-equipped modern army, navy and air force that work closely with the U.S., Japan's most important ally. Many members of Japan's military don't... Read more
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NBC News
Japan's Ruling Coalition Wins Election, Promises Revivalafter Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense rol
Japan's Ruling Coalition Wins Election, Promises Revival
NBC News / Posted 17 days ago
after Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense role, although Japan has a well-equipped modern army, navy and air force that work closely with the U.S., Japan's most important ally. Many members of Japan's military don't... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Japan's ruling coalition wins election, promises revivalafter Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense rol
Japan's ruling coalition wins election, promises revival
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 17 days ago
after Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense role, although Japan has a well-equipped modern army, navy and air force that work closely with the U.S., Japan's most important ally. Many members of Japan's military don't... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Japan's ruling coalition wins election, promises revivalafter Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense rol
Japan's ruling coalition wins election, promises revival
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 17 days ago
after Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense role, although Japan has a well-equipped modern army, navy and air force that work closely with the U.S., Japan's most important ally. Many members of Japan's military don't... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Japan's ruling coalition wins election, promises revivalafter Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense rol
Japan's ruling coalition wins election, promises revival
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 17 days ago
after Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense role, although Japan has a well-equipped modern army, navy and air force that work closely with the U.S., Japan's most important ally. Many members of Japan's military don't... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Japan's ruling coalition wins election, promises revivalafter Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense rol
Japan's ruling coalition wins election, promises revival
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 17 days ago
after Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense role, although Japan has a well-equipped modern army, navy and air force that work closely with the U.S., Japan's most important ally. Many members of Japan's military don't... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Japan's ruling coalition wins election, promises revivalafter Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense rol
Japan's ruling coalition wins election, promises revival
Hawaii News Now / Posted 17 days ago
after Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense role, although Japan has a well-equipped modern army, navy and air force that work closely with the U.S., Japan's most important ally. Many members of Japan's military don't... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Japan ruling coalition appears headed to clear election winafter Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense rol
Japan ruling coalition appears headed to clear election win
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 17 days ago
after Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense role, although Japan has a well-equipped modern army, navy and air force that work closely with the U.S., Japan's most important ally. Many members of Japan's military don't... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Japan's ruling coalition wins election, promises revivalafter Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense rol
Japan's ruling coalition wins election, promises revival
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 17 days ago
after Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense role, although Japan has a well-equipped modern army, navy and air force that work closely with the U.S., Japan's most important ally. Many members of Japan's military don't... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Japan ruling coalition appears headed to clear election winafter Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense rol
Japan ruling coalition appears headed to clear election win
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 17 days ago
after Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense role, although Japan has a well-equipped modern army, navy and air force that work closely with the U.S., Japan's most important ally. Many members of Japan's military don't... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Japan ruling coalition appears headed to clear election winafter Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense rol
Japan ruling coalition appears headed to clear election win
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 17 days ago
after Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense role, although Japan has a well-equipped modern army, navy and air force that work closely with the U.S., Japan's most important ally. Many members of Japan's military don't... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Japan ruling coalition appears headed to clear election winafter Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense rol
Japan ruling coalition appears headed to clear election win
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 17 days ago
after Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense role, although Japan has a well-equipped modern army, navy and air force that work closely with the U.S., Japan's most important ally. Many members of Japan's military don't... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Japan ruling coalition appears headed to clear election winafter Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense rol
Japan ruling coalition appears headed to clear election win
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 17 days ago
after Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense role, although Japan has a well-equipped modern army, navy and air force that work closely with the U.S., Japan's most important ally. Many members of Japan's military don't... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Japan ruling coalition appears headed to clear election winafter Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense rol
Japan ruling coalition appears headed to clear election win
Hawaii News Now / Posted 17 days ago
after Japan's defeat in World War II, limits its military to a self-defense role, although Japan has a well-equipped modern army, navy and air force that work closely with the U.S., Japan's most important ally. Many members of Japan's military don't... Read more
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The Seattle Times
The Tri-Cities’ contribution to our literary landscape: a poet laureate and shapeshifting werewolvescollection of poems about Hanford, “Plume,” is a good way to enter the local la
The Tri-Cities’ contribution to our literary landscape: a poet laureate and shapeshifting werewolves
The Seattle Times / Posted 17 days ago
collection of poems about Hanford, “Plume,” is a good way to enter the local landscape and mindset. In 1943, the U.S. Army purchased 600 square miles along the Columbia in the Hanford Reach area. The government evicted the residents of the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Nuremberg diary: Dad grew up fast in halls of historic tribunalAlbany Park, stood face-to-face with accused Nazi war criminals in a courtroom
Nuremberg diary: Dad grew up fast in halls of historic tribunal
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
Albany Park, stood face-to-face with accused Nazi war criminals in a courtroom in Nuremberg, Germany. As a 19-year-old Army sound technician during the Nuremberg trials, the first international prosecution of genocide, he asked notorious... Read more
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express
The Special Operations Executive: The eccentric gents who sabotaged Hitlerwas 42 when he arrived to take over “the Ministry”, was a dapper Scotsman. Bald
The Special Operations Executive: The eccentric gents who sabotaged Hitler
express / Posted 19 days ago
was 42 when he arrived to take over “the Ministry”, was a dapper Scotsman. Balding and with a clipped moustache he was an army veteran who’d survived the Somme in 1916. By the outbreak of the Second World War he’d become a keen student of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Entebbe Raid - Amin Apologists Should Not Rewrite Historyany leadership, as well as the vulnerability of Uganda as a state. The destruct
Entebbe Raid - Amin Apologists Should Not Rewrite History
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
any leadership, as well as the vulnerability of Uganda as a state. The destruction of Uganda's military jets while its army was asleep should be more of a shame than anything else that any reasonable leader should be proud about. No wonder,... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Quilt a ‘work of love’in it: handkerchiefs she received during her student nursing days in World War
Quilt a ‘work of love’
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
in it: handkerchiefs she received during her student nursing days in World War II. In 1943, at age 18, Smith joined the Army Nurse Corps, signing the required pledge to stick with the corps for the duration of the war, plus six months... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Cleaning up radioactive waste spill to take 7 yearsto veteran after viral Facebook postIdaho business apologizes to veteran after
Cleaning up radioactive waste spill to take 7 years
KHQ Spokane / Posted 21 days ago
to veteran after viral Facebook postIdaho business apologizes to veteran after viral Facebook post PRIEST LAKE, Idaho - An Army veteran's post has gone viral after he said he was denied service at a bar and restaurant in Priest Lake, Idaho. The... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Spokane rental market at near historic low vacancy rateto veteran after viral Facebook postIdaho business apologizes to veteran after
Spokane rental market at near historic low vacancy rate
KHQ Spokane / Posted 21 days ago
to veteran after viral Facebook postIdaho business apologizes to veteran after viral Facebook post PRIEST LAKE, Idaho - An Army veteran's post has gone viral after he said he was denied service at a bar and restaurant in Priest Lake, Idaho. The... Read more
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