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2014/09/21 17:17
2014/09/21 17:17
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I read with interest Roy Valiant's letter ("Stop desecrating the anthem," Sept 18). As someone who routinely shouts, "O!" when the song is performed at Orioles games, I'd like to offer a different...
2014/09/21 17:17
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2014/09/20 11:43
2014/09/20 11:43
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Photographer Noah Berger has been with firefighters in California this week battling the King fire in the Sierra Nevada mountains. By Wednesday, the out-of-control wildfire had burned through 111...
2014/09/20 11:41
2014/09/20 11:41
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Dig it, Daddy-O The South Side neighborhood plays host to two days and nights of dazzling grooves and improvised tunes during the eighth annual Hyde Park Jazz Festival. Nearly 40 jazz acts, including...
2014/09/20 00:00
2014/09/20 00:00
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... [SINGING] ? ARE STUDENTS SINGING IT LOUD AND PROUD TODAY, BUT COULD YOU? A A RECENT STUDY FOUND THAT 10% OF AMERICAN ADULTS DON'T KNOW THE WORDS TO THE NATIONAL ANTHEM THAT TURNED 200 THIS HE CAN...
2014/09/19 15:17
2014/09/19 15:17
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We were in Baltimore the weekend of the bicentennial commemoration of the Star Spangled Banner ("A spectacular weekend for Baltimore," Sept. 15). Walking the breadth of the Inner Harbor, we wanted to...
2014/09/18 19:33
2014/09/18 19:33
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With all the tall ships and events and fireworks surrounding the week-long festivities celebrating the 200th anniversary of the Star Spangled Banner it’s easy to understand that people in the area...
2014/09/18 17:20
2014/09/18 17:20
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Scottish voters hold the fate of the United Kingdom in their hands as they cast ballots on a referendum to become an independent state. The question on the ballot paper is simple: “Should Scotland be...
2014/09/18 17:18
2014/09/18 17:18
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... Star-Spangled Banner" is the national anthem of the United States. The lyrics come from "Defense of Fort McHenry," a poem written in 1814 by the 35-year-old lawyer and amateur poet Francis Scott...
2014/09/18 14:40
2014/09/18 14:40
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County named for defiant naval captain Sep. 18, 2014 @ 09:39 AM The Lawrence County Bicentennial Committee will be publishing articles relating to the early pioneer settlements, interesting...
2014/09/18 06:48
2014/09/18 06:48
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We placed an American flag by his grave and within a short period of time it was removed by the cemetery personnel. I have complained to them for five years about this practice. My husband wanted a...
2014/09/17 15:01
2014/09/17 15:01
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JROTC offers morning 9/11 ceremony; H-E-B honors firemen and policemen with luncheon JROTC Cadets prepare the United States, POW/MIA and Texas flags to be flown at half-staff during the Patriot Day...
2014/09/17 13:44
2014/09/17 13:44
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OLYMPIA — Standing in line at Safeway one evening last week, I was reminded that almost everyone considers themselves an expert in constitutional law. An irate shopper was unhappy that his total was...
2014/09/17 11:31
2014/09/17 11:31
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Astronaut Reid Wiseman commemorates the 200th Anniversary of the raising of the American flag over Fort McHenry in Baltimore, Maryland on September 14, 1814 which inspired Francis Scott Key to scribe...
2014/09/16 20:15
2014/09/16 20:15
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RENO, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- The Reno Philharmonic is celebrating the 200th anniversary of our national anthem "The Star-Spangled Banner" all week long. Ringing in the bicentennial at the...
Read more at News 4 Reno, FOX 11 Reno
2014/09/16 14:31
2014/09/16 14:31
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... Tranquility Base here. The Eagle has landed.” So spoke Neil Armstrong after landing the lunar module on the moon’s surface. When he and fellow astronaut Buzz Aldrin descended the stairs of...
2014/09/16 11:31
2014/09/16 11:31
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The song is familiar to every American, but the moment and place where it was composed are less so. On April 24, 2014, the Operational Land Imager (OLI) on Landsat 8 captured this view of Baltimore,...
2014/09/16 11:26
2014/09/16 11:26
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The country’s national anthem turned 200 over the weekend. The song – notoriously hard to sing because it spans one and a half octaves – is considered sacred by many. Just consider how proud we feel...
2014/09/16 02:03
2014/09/16 02:03
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Granada, Spain -- Francis Scott Key penned the Star Spangled Banner some 200 years ago. The USA Shooting Team honored that indelible legacy by making sure it was played with great frequency Monday....
2014/09/16 00:44
2014/09/16 00:44
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Getting to know the real Smedley Butler Major Gen. Smedley Butler was a little more than “a former commanding general of the recruit depot in San Diego.” He was awarded, not once, but twice, the...
2014/09/16 00:17
2014/09/16 00:17
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Alas, they still haven't found the missing star. But several fragments of the 30-foot-by-42-foot star-spangled banner that flew over Fort McHenry after the Battle of Baltimore are up for sale this...
2014/09/21 17:17
2014/09/21 17:17
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