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The Buffalo News
Starting line (Aug. 25): This week’s racingNBCSN. Then and now: This will be the 95th Sprint Cup race held at Michigan In
Starting line (Aug. 25): This week’s racing
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
NBCSN. Then and now: This will be the 95th Sprint Cup race held at Michigan International Speedway. Matt Kenseth is the defending winner of this race, while Joey Logano won the June event at MIS. Logano has won two of the past six Sprint Cup... Read more
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The New Yorker
Making a Home for Black Historybuilding any higher; an extra story would have obstructed the sweeping east-wes
Making a Home for Black History
The New Yorker / Posted 4 days ago
building any higher; an extra story would have obstructed the sweeping east-west sight line from the Capitol to the Lincoln Memorial. More than half the building is underground. For pedestrians on the Mall, the museum is hard to see from more than... Read more
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The Washington Times
1991 Soviet coup 25th anniversary met with hostility, indifference in Russiawidespread indifference — or even ignorance — by ordinary Russians. “We are ga
1991 Soviet coup 25th anniversary met with hostility, indifference in Russia
The Washington Times / Posted 5 days ago
widespread indifference — or even ignorance — by ordinary Russians. “We are gathered here today to remember those who died defending democracy 25 years ago,” Lev Ponomaryov, a Soviet-era dissident and human rights activist, told a crowd of several... Read more
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Orange County Register
Gen. John W. Vessey Jr., chairman of Joint Chiefs for Reagan, dies at 94the Korean War. He next saw action in Vietnam in 1966 and 1967. He was wounded
Gen. John W. Vessey Jr., chairman of Joint Chiefs for Reagan, dies at 94
Orange County Register / Posted 8 days ago
the Korean War. He next saw action in Vietnam in 1966 and 1967. He was wounded and won a Distinguished Service Cross for defending a firebase that was partly overrun by Viet Cong, the Communist insurgents in the south. The invaders were so close... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Starting line (Aug. 18): This week’s racing(484 points) continues to lead the standings, followed by Power (426), Helio Ca
Starting line (Aug. 18): This week’s racing
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 days ago
(484 points) continues to lead the standings, followed by Power (426), Helio Castroneves (373), Josef Newgarden (364) and defending series champ Scott Dixon and Tony Kanaan, tied for fifth with 357 each. Formula One Next Event: Belgian Grand... Read more
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The Hindu
Mridula Mukherjee on what it means to be independentThe leaders of the freedom struggle believed so strongly in the absolute right
Mridula Mukherjee on what it means to be independent
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
The leaders of the freedom struggle believed so strongly in the absolute right to freedom of expression that they considered the struggle for these civil liberties to be an essential part of the national movement The independence that we celebrate... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Saturday’s Rogers Memorial at Grandview will feature $10,000 purseevents of the season for the T.P. Trailers NASCAR 358 Modifieds when the annual
Saturday’s Rogers Memorial at Grandview will feature $10,000 purse
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 16 days ago
events of the season for the T.P. Trailers NASCAR 358 Modifieds when the annual Pioneer Pole Buildings Forrest Rogers Memorial is presented at Grandview Speedway, located just off Rt. 100 in Bechtelsville. The 50-lap race for the Modifieds... Read more
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The New Statesman
In this week's magazine | From Somme to Iraqnot just to “remember” but also to understand. And yet, as a citizen, I keep c
In this week's magazine | From Somme to Iraq
The New Statesman / Posted 16 days ago
not just to “remember” but also to understand. And yet, as a citizen, I keep coming back to [Edwin] Lutyens [architect of memorials along the Western Front] and Thiepval [site of a memorial to the Missing of the Somme]. To those names. Carved into... Read more
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CBC.ca
Trump's feud with fallen soldier's family draws Americans to gravefather, a lawyer who carries a pocket-sized American Constitution with him, wou
Trump's feud with fallen soldier's family draws Americans to grave
CBC.ca / Posted 22 days ago
father, a lawyer who carries a pocket-sized American Constitution with him, would often take them to the Thomas Jefferson Memorial. He told the Washington Post his middle son Humayun admired the Founding Father who authored the Declaration of... Read more
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CBS News
10 things you need to know about Humayun Khanfor the Founding Father who authored the Declaration of Independence sprouted f
10 things you need to know about Humayun Khan
CBS News / Posted 25 days ago
for the Founding Father who authored the Declaration of Independence sprouted from frequent visits to the Jefferson Memorial as a child. Khan would take Humayun and his two brothers to the domed, ivory structure and have them read the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Startine line (July 28): This week’s national and local auto racingand now: This will be the 78th Sprint Cup race held at the track known as “The
Startine line (July 28): This week’s national and local auto racing
The Buffalo News / Posted 30 days ago
and now: This will be the 78th Sprint Cup race held at the track known as “The Tricky Triangle.” Matt Kenseth is the defending winner of this race, while Kurt Busch won last month’s late spring race at the 2.5-mile tri-oval. … Dale Earnhardt... Read more
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Quay County Sun
Families gather to rememberBy Thomas Garcia QCS Senior Writer More than 150 people attended Saturday’s d
Families gather to remember
Quay County Sun / Posted a month ago
By Thomas Garcia QCS Senior Writer More than 150 people attended Saturday’s dedication of a veterans memorial at the Autumn Blessing assisted living home in Logan. The veterans memorial was donated to Autumn Blessing by the family of Alfred Haws,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Politics made me step beyond my ethical boundsit would be the greatest vote of no-confidence in democratic South Africa from
Politics made me step beyond my ethical bounds
iol.co.za / Posted 1 months ago
it would be the greatest vote of no-confidence in democratic South Africa from people who fought in the trenches for our freedom. “Out of courtesy to me, they came to see me as a delegation. They said they wanted to read me a letter that they... Read more
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DW
+++ Munich attack: Germany reacts +++ |The 18-year-old also had problems in his current education stream, he added. 1
+++ Munich attack: Germany reacts +++ |
DW / Posted 1 months ago
The 18-year-old also had problems in his current education stream, he added. 10.45 Premier Seehofer announces a memorial ceremony for the victims at the Bavarian state parliament, to take place next week. In the meantime, members of the... Read more
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