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USA Today
Stephen Harrigan's 'Friend' delivers a very human LincolnIt’s easy sometimes to forget that our heroes are human — especially, as is the
Stephen Harrigan's 'Friend' delivers a very human Lincoln
USA Today / Posted yesterday
It’s easy sometimes to forget that our heroes are human — especially, as is the case with Abraham Lincoln — when we build magnificent monuments to their memory, where the attitude is steadfast and fixed in marble, with all faults and blemishes... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
ArticleAuthorities have released the name of the man who was killed in an ATV crash ne
Article
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted yesterday
Authorities have released the name of the man who was killed in an ATV crash near Summerset, SD Thursday. Fifty-one-year-old William Hardy of Black Hawk, SD died when he lost control of his ATV going up a steep, gravel road. Hardy was thrown from... Read more
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Salon.com
“Either I am completely wrong, or he is completely wrong”: Mark Bowden on Seymour Hersh, Osama bin Laden and America’s new drone warThere’s a terrific article in the journalist Mark Bowden’s new collection, “The
“Either I am completely wrong, or he is completely wrong”: Mark Bowden on Seymour Hersh, Osama bin Laden and America’s new drone war
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
There’s a terrific article in the journalist Mark Bowden’s new collection, “The Three Battles of Wanat,” in which Bowden shadows the director of CBS’s coverage of NFL games. The director sits in a little trailer with 100 TV monitors, deciding when a... Read more
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Farming Life
Aberdeen Angus bulls sell to 3,000gns at Dungannon martAberdeen Angus bulls reached a ceiling of 3,000gns at the society’s February sh
Aberdeen Angus bulls sell to 3,000gns at Dungannon mart
Farming Life / Posted yesterday
Aberdeen Angus bulls reached a ceiling of 3,000gns at the society’s February show and sale hosted by Dungannon Farmers’ Mart. Auctioneer Trevor Wylie described trade as selective. “Stronger bulls with good conformation attracted a ready market from... Read more
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SaukValley.com
FFA chapters attend Hanover competitionsThe team score was 741, with Eastland High School members from Lanark, placing
FFA chapters attend Hanover competitions
SaukValley.com / Posted yesterday
The team score was 741, with Eastland High School members from Lanark, placing second with 602. Individually, Hartman took first as chairman, while Johnson was the top secretary and floor member. Jones, Durward, and Casey placed third, fifth, and... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Funding requests for Minot AFB in president’s budgetThe total funding for these priorities is as follows for the fiscal year 2017 b
Funding requests for Minot AFB in president’s budget
Minot Daily News / Posted yesterday
The total funding for these priorities is as follows for the fiscal year 2017 budget: Ground-based strategic deterrent (GBSD) replacement for Minuteman III ICBM: $113.919 million. UH-1N "Huey" helicopter replacement, $18.337 million. New B-52... Read more
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Brookings Daily Register
Brookings Register SDSU team posts top score in U.S.SDSU�s team for the Undergraduate Range Management Exam were: front row, from l
Brookings Register SDSU team posts top score in U.S.
Brookings Daily Register / Posted yesterday
SDSU�s team for the Undergraduate Range Management Exam were: front row, from left, Ella Woroniecki, senior, Hebron, N.D.; Andrea Beck, junior, Corning, Iowa; Andrea Collins, sophomore, Sturgis; Cady Olson, senior, Newell; Tyler Swan, senior, Newell;... Read more
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Kewanee Star Courier
Brains vs. basketballThere's been quite a bit of local basketball news in the Star Courier lately, a
Brains vs. basketball
Kewanee Star Courier / Posted yesterday
There's been quite a bit of local basketball news in the Star Courier lately, and rightly so. We are fortunate to have a number of local teams doing well — primarily Annawan, Kewanee and Wethersfield, both boys and girls. And, of course, the... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Hefty Seed Company - Princeton announces new hiresKennay has been hired as a sales agronomist. She comes to Hefty Seed Company -
Hefty Seed Company - Princeton announces new hires
Bureau County Republican / Posted 2 days ago
Kennay has been hired as a sales agronomist. She comes to Hefty Seed Company - Princeton from ADM in Mendota, where she worked as a grain merchandiser for two years before returning to the family farm in the Ashton area. On the farm, she is in charge... Read more
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Eagle Bulletin
Volunteer of the Month – February 2016Brang had a latent desire to give back to the community by volunteering, but ra
Volunteer of the Month – February 2016
Eagle Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
Brang had a latent desire to give back to the community by volunteering, but raising a family and working limited what she could do. She did, however, find time to volunteer to train dogs for people with special needs. In 2004, while flying home... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Paramount Sets Release Dates for Next 3 ‘Transformers’ MoviesParamount Pictures set the release dates for the next three “Transformers” movi
Paramount Sets Release Dates for Next 3 ‘Transformers’ Movies
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
Paramount Pictures set the release dates for the next three “Transformers” movies on Friday. “Transformers 5” will open on June 23, 2017, followed by “Transformers 6” just under a year later on June 8, 2018, and “Transformers 7” will open on June... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Paramount Sets Release Dates for Next 3 ‘Transformers’ MoviesParamount Pictures set the release dates for the next three “Transformers” movi
Paramount Sets Release Dates for Next 3 ‘Transformers’ Movies
Darien News-Review / Posted 2 days ago
Paramount Pictures set the release dates for the next three “Transformers” movies on Friday. “Transformers 5” will open on June 23, 2017, followed by “Transformers 6” just under a year later on June 8, 2018, and “Transformers 7” will open on June... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Paramount Sets Release Dates for Next 3 ‘Transformers’ MoviesParamount Pictures set the release dates for the next three “Transformers” movi
Paramount Sets Release Dates for Next 3 ‘Transformers’ Movies
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
Paramount Pictures set the release dates for the next three “Transformers” movies on Friday. “Transformers 5” will open on June 23, 2017, followed by “Transformers 6” just under a year later on June 8, 2018, and “Transformers 7” will open on June... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Paramount Sets Release Dates for Next 3 ‘Transformers’ MoviesParamount Pictures set the release dates for the next three “Transformers” movi
Paramount Sets Release Dates for Next 3 ‘Transformers’ Movies
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Paramount Pictures set the release dates for the next three “Transformers” movies on Friday. “Transformers 5” will open on June 23, 2017, followed by “Transformers 6” just under a year later on June 8, 2018, and “Transformers 7” will open on June... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Paramount Sets Release Dates for Next 3 ‘Transformers’ MoviesParamount Pictures set the release dates for the next three “Transformers” movi
Paramount Sets Release Dates for Next 3 ‘Transformers’ Movies
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
Paramount Pictures set the release dates for the next three “Transformers” movies on Friday. “Transformers 5” will open on June 23, 2017, followed by “Transformers 6” just under a year later on June 8, 2018, and “Transformers 7” will open on June... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Morrison loses to Indians in Oregon Regional title gameJaeden Workman finished with 20 points and six rebounds to lead Morrison (13-13
Morrison loses to Indians in Oregon Regional title game
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
Jaeden Workman finished with 20 points and six rebounds to lead Morrison (13-13), while Emma Sitzmore added 10 points, seven rebounds and four steals, and Peyton Tegeler scored five points to go with seven rebounds. The Indians (18-12) will face... Read more
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SaukValley.com
EDITORIAL: Take a look at 'Seated Lincoln'However, after saving the Union and freeing the slaves, Lincoln didn't need to
EDITORIAL: Take a look at 'Seated Lincoln'
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
However, after saving the Union and freeing the slaves, Lincoln didn't need to harbor those fears any longer. Indeed, Lincoln is honored across the nation, 207 years after his birth, with statues, monuments and museums, on Mount Rushmore, on... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Take a look at 'Seated Lincoln'However, after saving the Union and freeing the slaves, Lincoln didn't need to
Take a look at 'Seated Lincoln'
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
However, after saving the Union and freeing the slaves, Lincoln didn't need to harbor those fears any longer. Indeed, Lincoln is honored across the nation, 207 years after his birth, with statues, monuments and museums, on Mount Rushmore, on... Read more
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York Daily Record
New bio on one of Lincoln's favorite generals, Martin D. HardinMartin Davis Hardin is a name not known to most Civil War buffs, a man largely
New bio on one of Lincoln's favorite generals, Martin D. Hardin
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
Martin Davis Hardin is a name not known to most Civil War buffs, a man largely obscure to modern reader. But, in his time, he and his family were well known across the country for their long and faithful service to the United States army, as well as... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Ward Room's Race to Watch: Illinois SenateRace to Watch is a weekly Ward Room column dedicated to helping voters familiar
Ward Room's Race to Watch: Illinois Senate
NBC Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
Race to Watch is a weekly Ward Room column dedicated to helping voters familiarize themselves with candidates in the lead-up to the March 15 primary elections. This week’s focus is the Illinois Senate race. Republican incumbent Mark Kirk won his... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Tulare County sheriff's deputy, pilot killed in fiery crash near SpringvilleFeb. 11--VISALIA -- A veteran Tulare County sheriff's deputy and a civilian pil
Tulare County sheriff's deputy, pilot killed in fiery crash near Springville
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 2 days ago
Feb. 11--VISALIA -- A veteran Tulare County sheriff's deputy and a civilian pilot were killed Wednesday afternoon when their single-engine plane crashed near Springville in Tulare County. Sheriff Mike Boudreaux, looking visibly shaken at an evening... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Feb. 11 Community news briefsColorado Land introduces new broker associate Local real estate firm Colorado
Feb. 11 Community news briefs
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 3 days ago
Colorado Land introduces new broker associate Local real estate firm Colorado Land Company announced Cindy Eller as the company's most recent broker associate to join its team of experienced real estate professionals. Co-owners, Kent and Suzy... Read more
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Denver Post
Small community of Evergreen attracting big-time culinary expertsBefore opening his restaurant in Evergreen, Travis Smith cooked at ski resorts
Small community of Evergreen attracting big-time culinary experts
Denver Post / Posted 3 days ago
Before opening his restaurant in Evergreen, Travis Smith cooked at ski resorts and competed at the Olympic level in culinary arts. Smith, chef-owner of Bistro Colorado, competed on the U.S. military culinary team and has won numerous awards and... Read more
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CBS News
​Deputy, civilian pilot killed in Calif. plane crashSPRINGVILLE, Calif. -- A sheriff's deputy and a civilian pilot helping with the
​Deputy, civilian pilot killed in Calif. plane crash
CBS News / Posted 3 days ago
SPRINGVILLE, Calif. -- A sheriff's deputy and a civilian pilot helping with the arrest of a man in Central California were killed when their single-engine plane crashed near Springville in Tulare County, authorities said. Tulare County Sheriff Mike... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Tributes for Feb. 11Jorge Serrano, 29, of Greeley died as a result of an accident Feb. 1, 2016. He
Tributes for Feb. 11
Greeley Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Jorge Serrano, 29, of Greeley died as a result of an accident Feb. 1, 2016. He was born March 29, 1986, in Torreon, Coahuila, Mexico, to Jorge Hugo Serrano Jimenez and Nora Laura Padilla Guerrero. Jorge lived in Gomez Palacio, Durango, Mexico, until... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Heroin Use On The Rise In An Eastern Iowa CityHeroin and prescription drug abuse, its an issue that has been in the national
Heroin Use On The Rise In An Eastern Iowa City
KWWL Iowa / Posted 3 days ago
Heroin and prescription drug abuse, its an issue that has been in the national spotlight recently and a recurring topic among presidential candidates. And it isn't skipping Iowa. In 2015, there were roughly 300 cases of Heroin overdoses in the Cedar... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Federal Charges linger over Pueblo marijuana growersWhen Joseph and Jason Licata decided to expand the family business in 2014, the
Federal Charges linger over Pueblo marijuana growers
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 3 days ago
When Joseph and Jason Licata decided to expand the family business in 2014, they looked south from the casino-filled mountain town of Black Hawk to Rye, a much sleepier mountain hamlet in southwest Pueblo County. The father and son partners wanted... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Federal Charges linger over Pueblo marijuana growersWhen Joseph and Jason Licata decided to expand the family business in 2014, the
Federal Charges linger over Pueblo marijuana growers
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 3 days ago
When Joseph and Jason Licata decided to expand the family business in 2014, they looked south from the casino-filled mountain town of Black Hawk to Rye, a much sleepier mountain hamlet in southwest Pueblo County. The father and son partners wa... Read more
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News.com.au
Man who murdered wife left note for kidsA man shot his wife before turning the gun on himself in Indented Heads. Source
Man who murdered wife left note for kids
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
A man shot his wife before turning the gun on himself in Indented Heads. Source: Getty Images IT’S like something out of a horror movie. A strained relationship, an alleged affair, cryptic notes and, eventually, a murder-suicide. Leanne and Neil... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Lauryn Zepeda wins StarNews' Facebook Valentine essay contest; read all entries

Readers submitted stories to the StarNews in response to a Valentine's Day c

Lauryn Zepeda wins StarNews' Facebook Valentine essay contest; read all entries
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago

Readers submitted stories to the StarNews in response to a Valentine's Day contest. These are the stories.

First Place Winner

'Embrace The Change'

In 2007, I... Read more

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Variety
In Oscar Directing Category, 'More' Sometimes Beats 'Best'Here’s a Hollywood riddle. Why are 2015’s director Oscar nominees like Olympic
In Oscar Directing Category, 'More' Sometimes Beats 'Best'
Variety / Posted 5 days ago
Here’s a Hollywood riddle. Why are 2015’s director Oscar nominees like Olympic gymnasts? Because their judges seem to have considered degree of difficulty. These days, the helmer category routinely honors formidable narratives demanding a... Read more
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The Economic Times
Pentagon budget cuts funding for fighter jets, helicoptersWASHINGTON: The Pentagon's $583 billion proposed budget for fiscal 2017 include
Pentagon budget cuts funding for fighter jets, helicopters
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON: The Pentagon's $583 billion proposed budget for fiscal 2017 includes a 6-per cent drop in procurement for fighter jets, missile defense equipment and helicopters, while boosting research and development spending by 4 per cent. - Just... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Emerald Ash Borer Found on Univ. of Iowa CampusIOWA CITY, Iowa — The Emerald Ash Borer has been discovered in another eastern
Emerald Ash Borer Found on Univ. of Iowa Campus
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 5 days ago
IOWA CITY, Iowa — The Emerald Ash Borer has been discovered in another eastern Iowa county. Officials with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources announced Tuesday the invasive beetle has been found on the University of Iowa Campus in Iowa... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Coors Bullriding Classic Contest 2016It's way more than eight seconds of fun, and you have a chance to win box seats
Coors Bullriding Classic Contest 2016
KWWL Iowa / Posted 5 days ago
It's way more than eight seconds of fun, and you have a chance to win box seats at the Coors Bull Riding Classic at the National Cattle Congress, February 19th at 7:00pm. Enter now for chance to win a pair of box seat tickets. Official contest... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
EPA plans meeting in Waterloo on contaminated factory siteWATERLOO, Iowa (AP) - The Environmental Protection Agency has planned a meeting
EPA plans meeting in Waterloo on contaminated factory site
KWWL Iowa / Posted 5 days ago
WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) - The Environmental Protection Agency has planned a meeting for next month to discuss cleanup of a former industrial site in Waterloo contaminated with chemicals and industrial solvents. The former Waterloo Industries site is a... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
EPA plans meeting in Waterloo on contaminated factory siteWATERLOO, Iowa (AP) - The Environmental Protection Agency has planned a meeting
EPA plans meeting in Waterloo on contaminated factory site
KTTC Rochester / Posted 5 days ago
WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) - The Environmental Protection Agency has planned a meeting for next month to discuss cleanup of a former industrial site in Waterloo contaminated with chemicals and industrial solvents. The former Waterloo Industries site is a... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Lauryn Zepeda wins StarNews Valentine's essay contest; read all entries

Readers submitted stories to the StarNews in response to a Valentine's Day c

Lauryn Zepeda wins StarNews Valentine's essay contest; read all entries
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago

Readers submitted stories to the StarNews in response to a Valentine's Day contest. These are the stories.

First Place Winner

'Embrace The Change'

In 2007, I... Read more

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TribLIVE
Defense analyst: Future battles to require heavier arms | TribLIVE Neighborhoods After more than a decade of fighting lightly arme
Defense analyst: Future battles to require heavier arms
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods After more than a decade of fighting lightly armed, irregular forces in Afghanistan and Iraq, U.S. forces face... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Oklahoma Army National Guard Chopper Fights Fire Near LeonardBixby and other firefighters fought a wildfire south of Tulsa near Leonard Mond
Oklahoma Army National Guard Chopper Fights Fire Near Leonard
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 5 days ago
Bixby and other firefighters fought a wildfire south of Tulsa near Leonard Monday afternoon. Storm spotter Darren Stephens was there as crews worked to contain the fire. The fire burned on Leonard Mountain near Bixhoma Lake. It started as a small... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Jeffrey Pino, Former Sikorsky Chief, Killed in Arizona CrashMARICOPA, Ariz. — Jeffrey Pino, a former president of Sikorsky Aircraft, was on
Jeffrey Pino, Former Sikorsky Chief, Killed in Arizona Crash
Hartford Courant / Posted 6 days ago
MARICOPA, Ariz. — Jeffrey Pino, a former president of Sikorsky Aircraft, was one of the two people killed after a World War II-era plane crashed and burned near the town of Maricopa. Pino, 61, was president of Sikorsky, based in Stratford, from 2006... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Reborn Maine city offers lessons amid refugee crisisLEWISTON, Maine — The arrival of thousands of Somali refugees in this former mi
Reborn Maine city offers lessons amid refugee crisis
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 6 days ago
LEWISTON, Maine — The arrival of thousands of Somali refugees in this former mill city in the nation’s whitest state sparked a backlash at first, complete with a rally of white supremacists and a pig’s head rolled into the local mosque. Fifteen... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Reborn Maine city offers lessons amid refugee crisis — The Medina County GazetteLEWISTON, Maine — The arrival of thousands of Somali refugees in this former mi
Reborn Maine city offers lessons amid refugee crisis — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
LEWISTON, Maine — The arrival of thousands of Somali refugees in this former mill city in the nation’s whitest state sparked a backlash at first, complete with a rally of white supremacists and a pig’s head rolled into the local mosque. Fifteen... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
All Sports Association auction: Coveted auction items include quarterback's shoe (PHOTOS, VIDEO) An autographed shoe worn by a Super Bowl winning quarterback. A football sign
All Sports Association auction: Coveted auction items include quarterback's shoe (PHOTOS, VIDEO)
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
An autographed shoe worn by a Super Bowl winning quarterback. A football signed by more than 20 past winners of the Heisman Trophy. Even an American... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Reborn Maine milling city offers lessons amid refugee crisisLEWISTON, Maine (AP) � The arrival of thousands of Somali refugees in this form
Reborn Maine milling city offers lessons amid refugee crisis
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) � The arrival of thousands of Somali refugees in this former mill city in the nation's whitest state sparked a backlash at first, complete with a rally of white supremacists and a pig's head rolled into the local mosque. Fifteen... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Reborn Maine milling city offers lessons amid refugee crisisLEWISTON, Maine (AP) � The arrival of thousands of Somali refugees in this form
Reborn Maine milling city offers lessons amid refugee crisis
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 6 days ago
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) � The arrival of thousands of Somali refugees in this former mill city in the nation's whitest state sparked a backlash at first, complete with a rally of white supremacists and a pig's head rolled into the local mosque. Fifteen... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Reborn Maine milling city offers lessons amid refugee crisisLEWISTON, Maine (AP) � The arrival of thousands of Somali refugees in this form
Reborn Maine milling city offers lessons amid refugee crisis
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) � The arrival of thousands of Somali refugees in this former mill city in the nation's whitest state sparked a backlash at first, complete with a rally of white supremacists and a pig's head rolled into the local mosque. Fifteen... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Reborn Maine milling city offers lessons amid refugee crisisLEWISTON, Maine (AP) � The arrival of thousands of Somali refugees in this form
Reborn Maine milling city offers lessons amid refugee crisis
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 6 days ago
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) � The arrival of thousands of Somali refugees in this former mill city in the nation's whitest state sparked a backlash at first, complete with a rally of white supremacists and a pig's head rolled into the local mosque. Fifteen... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Black Hawk helicopters used in drills for possible terrorist attacksYou will most likely hear these roaring beasts before you see them joining the
Black Hawk helicopters used in drills for possible terrorist attacks
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 days ago
You will most likely hear these roaring beasts before you see them joining the fight against terrorism. You will most likely hear them before you see them. Five Black Hawk helicopters will join the country's fight against terrorism, their crews... Read more
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The Young Witness
Black Hawk helicopters used in drills for possible terrorist attacksYou will most likely hear these roaring beasts before you see them joining the
Black Hawk helicopters used in drills for possible terrorist attacks
The Young Witness / Posted 6 days ago
You will most likely hear these roaring beasts before you see them joining the fight against terrorism. You will most likely hear them before you see them. Five Black Hawk helicopters will join the country's fight against terrorism, their crews... Read more
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Western Advocate
Black Hawk helicopters used in drills for possible terrorist attacksYou will most likely hear these roaring beasts before you see them joining the
Black Hawk helicopters used in drills for possible terrorist attacks
Western Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
You will most likely hear these roaring beasts before you see them joining the fight against terrorism. You will most likely hear them before you see them. Five Black Hawk helicopters will join the country's fight against terrorism, their crews... Read more
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