Harry S. Truman

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The Register NorthJersey.com
Audley Rhea Felknor, Jr., 92, of Paramus, formerly of Emersondegree at Gonzaga University in Spokane, Wash. In 1947, as a newspaper reporter
Audley Rhea Felknor, Jr., 92, of Paramus, formerly of Emerson
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 4 hours ago
degree at Gonzaga University in Spokane, Wash. In 1947, as a newspaper reporter for the "Spokesman Review" he tracked down Harry S. Truman at a Spokane campaign stop by breaking off from the reporter pack. But the "Spokesman Review" opinion page... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Navy says Iranian boats harassed US ship in Strait of Hormuzrockets near U.S. warship and other vessels in the Strait of Hormuz, and a mont
Navy says Iranian boats harassed US ship in Strait of Hormuz
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 6 hours ago
rockets near U.S. warship and other vessels in the Strait of Hormuz, and a month later flew an unarmed drone over the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier in the Persian Gulf. The January detention incident triggered a Navy investigation which... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Trump and Clinton have no idea how to deal with PutinKremlin stand in contrast to Washington's historical relations with Moscow. Dur
Trump and Clinton have no idea how to deal with Putin
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
Kremlin stand in contrast to Washington's historical relations with Moscow. During the Cold War, American presidents from Harry S. Truman to Ronald Reagan defined the challenge from the Soviet Union in terms of defeating the ideology of Communism,... Read more
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The Atlantic
Donald Trump Isn't the First Candidate to Believe 'Hidden' Voters Will Save Himin the face of discouraging polls. ''Dewey Defeats Truman,'' The Chicago Daily
Donald Trump Isn't the First Candidate to Believe 'Hidden' Voters Will Save Him
The Atlantic / Posted 12 hours ago
in the face of discouraging polls. ''Dewey Defeats Truman,'' The Chicago Daily Tribune declared in 1948, the evening before Harry S. Truman won re-election to the Presidency. Heading into the home stretch of the 2008 campaign, John McCain’s... Read more
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Boston Herald
Forget the polls, Donald, stay as strong as a wallrecent polls, but don’t let it go to your head. You didn’t get where you are by
Forget the polls, Donald, stay as strong as a wall
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
recent polls, but don’t let it go to your head. You didn’t get where you are by channeling Jeb Bush. And to paraphrase Harry S. Truman, if you give people a choice between a Democrat and a Democrat, they’ll vote for the Democrat every... Read more
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Maneater
MU graduate student program improves health care in rural Missouriareas.” The program focuses on partnering with state agencies such as the Miss
MU graduate student program improves health care in rural Missouri
Maneater / Posted yesterday
areas.” The program focuses on partnering with state agencies such as the Missouri Division of Vocational Rehabilitation, Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans’ Hospital and Missouri Department of Mental Health. Schopp said that psychological or... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
History: Jazz legend 'Bird' Parker bornbecome governor and U.S. senator. He wrote a memoir titled, “Best Lawyer in a O
History: Jazz legend 'Bird' Parker born
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted yesterday
become governor and U.S. senator. He wrote a memoir titled, “Best Lawyer in a One-Lawyer Town.” August 24, 1950: President Harry S. Truman appointed Chicago lawyer Edith Sampson to the U.S. delegation to the United Nations. She was the first... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Truman Building limestone getting temporary fixTwo weeks ago, a limestone slab fell from the side of the Truman State Office B
Truman Building limestone getting temporary fix
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Two weeks ago, a limestone slab fell from the side of the Truman State Office Building's southwest corner — and structural engineers called in to investigate said other panels could be a problem. "We are in the process of temporarily anchoring all... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Aug. 21, 2016that helped pave the way for establishment of the United Nations. (The talks co
This day in history, Aug. 21, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
that helped pave the way for establishment of the United Nations. (The talks concluded on Oct. 7.) In 1945, President Harry S. Truman ended the Lend-Lease program that had shipped some $50 billion in aid supplies to America's allies during... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in Historythat helped pave the way for establishment of the United Nations. (The talks co
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
that helped pave the way for establishment of the United Nations. (The talks concluded on Oct. 7.) In 1945, President Harry S. Truman ended the Lend-Lease program that had shipped some $50 billion in aid supplies to America's allies during... Read more
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Zero Hedge
America's "Humanitarian War" Against the Worldmilitary one… It seems to be the most terrible thing ever discovered, but it ca
America's "Humanitarian War" Against the World
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
military one… It seems to be the most terrible thing ever discovered, but it can be made the most useful.” (President Harry S. Truman, Diary, July 25, 1945) “The World will note that the first atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima a military... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
James M. Panopoulos, administrator and WWII veteran, diestheater, on a 30-day furlough in Baltimore as he awaited his deployment to the
James M. Panopoulos, administrator and WWII veteran, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
theater, on a 30-day furlough in Baltimore as he awaited his deployment to the Pacific, when the news broke: President Harry S. Truman announced the Japanese surrender. The city went wild with joy. "I became part of that big crowd downtown. I... Read more
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The Examiner
Frank Haight: Finding joy in shared birthdays and Truman memories Posted Aug. 19, 2016 at 7:03 AM Posted Aug. 19, 2016 at 7:03 AM On Wednesda
Frank Haight: Finding joy in shared birthdays and Truman memories
The Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
Posted Aug. 19, 2016 at 7:03 AM Posted Aug. 19, 2016 at 7:03 AM On Wednesday, Trudy Johnson, her son Eli Worden and his wife Virginia Annibale will celebrate their birthdays... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Tops' secrets: Bourbon, fly fishingfollowed faithfully, according to Ohio University professor emeritus Alonzo Ham
Tops' secrets: Bourbon, fly fishing
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
followed faithfully, according to Ohio University professor emeritus Alonzo Hamby, author of Man of the People: A Life of Harry S. Truman. It involved a golden brown elixir, aged in an oak barrel. "I think he had pretty much a shot of bourbon a... Read more
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CBS News
The way it was: Today in historyWomen's right to vote President Franklin D. Roosevelt, right, sitting with Har
The way it was: Today in history
CBS News / Posted 6 days ago
Women's right to vote President Franklin D. Roosevelt, right, sitting with Harry S. Truman at an outdoor lunch table on August 18, 1944. "Rear Window" premiere Actress Grace Kelly and director Alfred Hitchcock pause before watching the Hollywood... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Aug. 14, 2016in the United States as he was hanged in Owensboro, Kentucky, for raping 70-yea
This day in history, Aug. 14, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
in the United States as he was hanged in Owensboro, Kentucky, for raping 70-year-old Lischia Edwards. In 1945, President Harry S. Truman announced that Imperial Japan had surrendered unconditionally, ending World War II. In 1947, Pakistan became... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historythe Atlantic Charter, a joint declaration that expressed hopes for ‘‘a better f
This day in history
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
the Atlantic Charter, a joint declaration that expressed hopes for ‘‘a better future for the world.’’ In 1945, President Harry S. Truman announced that Imperial Japan had surrendered unconditionally, ending World War II. In 1947, Pakistan became... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Lost panel forces Truman Building inspectionA sheet of plywood marks the spot where a limestone panel on the southwest corn
Lost panel forces Truman Building inspection
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
A sheet of plywood marks the spot where a limestone panel on the southwest corner of Jefferson City's Truman State Office Building was hanging until Monday night. Office of Administration spokeswoman Ryan Burns said Friday the panel shifted, then... Read more
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The Examiner
Show historic sites some lovethe city’s visitors center on the first floor of the Truman Courthouse in the m
Show historic sites some love
The Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
the city’s visitors center on the first floor of the Truman Courthouse in the middle of the Independence Square, and at the Harry S. Truman Historic Site visitors center at 223 N. Main on the Square.The Trumans, like many in their era, traveled by... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Democrats have gone astrayHarry S. Truman, before he became the 33rd president of the United States on Ap
Democrats have gone astray
Rutland Herald / Posted 15 days ago
Harry S. Truman, before he became the 33rd president of the United States on April 12, 1945, was a senator from the state of Missouri. Harry served his country with honor as an artillery officer in World War I. As a senator during World War II,... Read more
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KECI Missoula
August 10in New York City. The movie would go on to earn 11 Academy Award nominations, w
August 10
KECI Missoula / Posted 15 days ago
in New York City. The movie would go on to earn 11 Academy Award nominations, winning three of them. 1949: President Harry S. Truman signs the National Security Act Amendment, streamlining the defense agencies of the United States government,... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
August 10in New York City. The movie would go on to earn 11 Academy Award nominations, w
August 10
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 15 days ago
in New York City. The movie would go on to earn 11 Academy Award nominations, winning three of them. 1949: President Harry S. Truman signs the National Security Act Amendment, streamlining the defense agencies of the United States government,... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
The Saint comes marching in after nine months at seaupon it by accident, it was just such a surprise! There was a huge crowd, every
The Saint comes marching in after nine months at sea
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 15 days ago
upon it by accident, it was just such a surprise! There was a huge crowd, everyone was cheering and waving banners and flags. It was absolutely fantastic.” The 220 crew members worked in the Middle East and conducted operations to counter drugs... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Medal of Honor winner wasn't always celebratedinfantry soldier from Sugar Land. "I would rather have a Medal of Honor than b
Medal of Honor winner wasn't always celebrated
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 days ago
infantry soldier from Sugar Land. "I would rather have a Medal of Honor than be President of the United States," President Harry S. Truman told then-Staff. Sgt. Macario Garcia along with other military members at the White House that day to receive... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanacthe U.S. were executed in Washington, D.C.; two others who'd cooperated with au
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 16 days ago
the U.S. were executed in Washington, D.C.; two others who'd cooperated with authorities were spared. In 1945, President Harry S. Truman signed the U.S. instrument of ratification for the United Nations Charter. The Soviet Union declared war... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Aug. 8, 2016the U.S. were executed in Washington, D.C.; two others who'd cooperated with au
This day in history, Aug. 8, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
the U.S. were executed in Washington, D.C.; two others who'd cooperated with authorities were spared. In 1945, President Harry S. Truman signed the U.S. instrument of ratification for the United Nations Charter. The Soviet Union declared war... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Bazetta veteran fondly recalls time spent as Marinewas discharged right before the Korean War started and was trying to get adjust
Bazetta veteran fondly recalls time spent as Marine
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
was discharged right before the Korean War started and was trying to get adjusted to civilian life when President Harry S. Truman called for the Marines to go back overseas because of U.N sanctions. The second tour was also based around... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in Historythe U.S. were executed in Washington, D.C.; two others who'd cooperated with au
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 17 days ago
the U.S. were executed in Washington, D.C.; two others who'd cooperated with authorities were spared. In 1945, President Harry S. Truman signed the U.S. instrument of ratification for the United Nations Charter. The Soviet Union declared war... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in Historythe U.S. were executed in Washington, D.C.; two others who'd cooperated with au
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 17 days ago
the U.S. were executed in Washington, D.C.; two others who'd cooperated with authorities were spared. In 1945, President Harry S. Truman signed the U.S. instrument of ratification for the United Nations Charter. The Soviet Union declared war... Read more
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The Age
US wants more cooperation from Russia against Islamic State in Syriadeploy senior officials, intelligence personnel and experts in strike planning
US wants more cooperation from Russia against Islamic State in Syria
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
deploy senior officials, intelligence personnel and experts in strike planning and targeting. The aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman on its way into dock in Norfolk, after an eight-month deployment against IS militants in Iraq and Syria.... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
US wants more cooperation from Russia against Islamic State in Syriadeploy senior officials, intelligence personnel and experts in strike planning
US wants more cooperation from Russia against Islamic State in Syria
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
deploy senior officials, intelligence personnel and experts in strike planning and targeting. The aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman on its way into dock in Norfolk, after an eight-month deployment against IS militants in Iraq and Syria.... Read more
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dna
Even 71 years after Hiroshima, world leaders lack courage and political will to pursue peacesoldiers and sailors died in the attack. In 1945, four years after the Pearl H
Even 71 years after Hiroshima, world leaders lack courage and political will to pursue peace
dna / Posted 17 days ago
soldiers and sailors died in the attack. In 1945, four years after the Pearl Harbour attack, the then US President, Harry S Truman, asked the Japanese to surrender but on their refusal decided to send them ‘a present of death’ by dropping... Read more
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The Washington Times
Donald Trump’s bluster may cost him several reliably red statesown state, which no Democratic presidential candidate has won since Bill Clinto
Donald Trump’s bluster may cost him several reliably red states
The Washington Times / Posted 17 days ago
own state, which no Democratic presidential candidate has won since Bill Clinton did in 1996 (and the last before him was Harry S. Truman in 1948). But a CBS News poll released Sunday shows the race there within the margin of error, with Mr.... Read more
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Daily Maverick
‘And on this little card are the nuclear missile launch codes, President Trump’take only hours. As a result, Congress began delegating the powers of nuclear w
‘And on this little card are the nuclear missile launch codes, President Trump’
Daily Maverick / Posted 17 days ago
take only hours. As a result, Congress began delegating the powers of nuclear war-fighting to the president, starting with Harry S. Truman — the only president who has ever ordered a nuclear strike against another nation.” In fact, there have been... Read more
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Salon.com
Tales of an aging WWII refugee: “We can’t turn our backs on the refugees of today”included. The solution to the humanitarian crisis was a historic achievement th
Tales of an aging WWII refugee: “We can’t turn our backs on the refugees of today”
Salon.com / Posted 18 days ago
included. The solution to the humanitarian crisis was a historic achievement that is largely attributable to President Harry S. Truman. While war still raged in Europe and the Pacific, America got ready to help the displaced persons (or DPs,... Read more
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New Kerala
Pants on fire, run baby run! (Washington Diary) - newkerala.com #101286comments that "She did not lie to FBI!" admitted Clinton as she served an ace i
Pants on fire, run baby run! (Washington Diary) - newkerala.com #101286
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
comments that "She did not lie to FBI!" admitted Clinton as she served an ace in the blame game too. If for President Harry S. Truman the buck stopped in the Oval Office, in true Democratic fashion, the 45th presidential hopeful favoured... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Mayport changes command as 'Cowboy' rides off and friend to Jacksonville returnson the USS John F. Kennedy, USS Theodore Roosevelt and USS Enterprise, and comm
Mayport changes command as 'Cowboy' rides off and friend to Jacksonville returns
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 19 days ago
on the USS John F. Kennedy, USS Theodore Roosevelt and USS Enterprise, and commanding officer of the HSC-7 on the USS Harry S. Truman. His most recent duty was deputy director of Special Operations Command’s International Engagement... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Mayport celebrates change of command FridayRoosevelt and USS Enterprise. His most recent sea tour was as commanding offic
Mayport celebrates change of command Friday
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 19 days ago
Roosevelt and USS Enterprise. His most recent sea tour was as commanding officer of the HSC-7 “Dusty Dogs” with the USS Harry S. Truman. Shore duty included Seahawk weapons and tactics instructor and most recently deputy director of U.S. Special... Read more
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Reuters
The world's best cyber army doesn’t belong to RussiaSalt Lake City, Utah, December 16, 2013. National attention is focused on Russ
The world's best cyber army doesn’t belong to Russia
Reuters / Posted 20 days ago
Salt Lake City, Utah, December 16, 2013. National attention is focused on Russian eavesdroppers’ possible targeting of U.S. presidential candidates and the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. Yet, leaked top-secret National Security... Read more
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Deseret News
Greg Bell: Good jobs are hard to find“It’s a recession when your neighbor loses his job; it’s a depression when you
Greg Bell: Good jobs are hard to find
Deseret News / Posted 21 days ago
“It’s a recession when your neighbor loses his job; it’s a depression when you lose your job.” — Harry S. Truman Indeed, life is good if you have a good job. But if you are unemployed, life is tough. Although unemployment rates are low — 6.4 percent... Read more
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Daily Press
Ship projects highlight July defense contract awardsof previously awarded contracts: an additional $23.4 million for maintenance an
Ship projects highlight July defense contract awards
Daily Press / Posted 21 days ago
of previously awarded contracts: an additional $23.4 million for maintenance and modifications to the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman, and $42.1 million for repairs and alterations to the USS Oak Hill, a dock landing ship. Huntington Ingalls... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Little Rock ramblingswent through the Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum where we learned that Abe w
Little Rock ramblings
Marshall Independent / Posted 22 days ago
went through the Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum where we learned that Abe was both honest and tall. And we visited the Harry S. Truman Library and Museum where we discovered, thanks to the numerous love letters he sent, that Harry really had... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Chester Martin Remembers A Tale Of 5 MuralsI admired all the ones I could find in books, and liked the work of Thomas Hart
Chester Martin Remembers A Tale Of 5 Murals
The Chattanoogan / Posted 22 days ago
I admired all the ones I could find in books, and liked the work of Thomas Hart Benton especially. He had done one for the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library in Missouri, and was working on one - which he barely finished - before he died. (It was... Read more
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Reuters
Boeing wins $640 million U.S. defense contract: PentagonF/A-18 fighter jet takes off at the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier in the
Boeing wins $640 million U.S. defense contract: Pentagon
Reuters / Posted 23 days ago
F/A-18 fighter jet takes off at the USS Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier in the eastern Mediterranean Sea, June 6, 2016. WASHINGTON Boeing Co (BA.N) has been awarded a $640 million contract for spare parts used in F/A-18 aircraft, the Pentagon said... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Aug. 1, 2016broke out in Warsaw, Poland, against Nazi occupation; the revolt lasted two mon
This day in history, Aug. 1, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
broke out in Warsaw, Poland, against Nazi occupation; the revolt lasted two months before collapsing. In 1946, President Harry S. Truman signed measures establishing the Fulbright Program and the Atomic Energy Commission. In 1957, the United... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
August 1Heels to NCAA championships in 2005 and 2009 and was inducted into the Basketba
August 1
KTXS Abilene / Posted 24 days ago
Heels to NCAA championships in 2005 and 2009 and was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2007. 1946: President Harry S. Truman signs the Atomic Energy Act of 1946, establishing the Atomic Energy Commission to foster and control the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
August 1Heels to NCAA championships in 2005 and 2009 and was inducted into the Basketba
August 1
KECI Missoula / Posted 24 days ago
Heels to NCAA championships in 2005 and 2009 and was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2007. 1946: President Harry S. Truman signs the Atomic Energy Act of 1946, establishing the Atomic Energy Commission to foster and control the... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
August 1Heels to NCAA championships in 2005 and 2009 and was inducted into the Basketba
August 1
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 24 days ago
Heels to NCAA championships in 2005 and 2009 and was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2007. 1946: President Harry S. Truman signs the Atomic Energy Act of 1946, establishing the Atomic Energy Commission to foster and control the... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
July 31of , 1967, making stops in Montgomery, Birmingham and Florence-Sheffield before
July 31
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 25 days ago
of , 1967, making stops in Montgomery, Birmingham and Florence-Sheffield before its 10:20 scheduled arrival in Memphis. Due to mechanical problems, the plane was flown back to Memphis from Birmingham with the remaining stops canceled. That... Read more
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The Alpena News
Impressions from the Democratic convention* Sorry, Republicans, the Dems are kicking your tushies on this convention busi
Impressions from the Democratic convention
The Alpena News / Posted 26 days ago
* Sorry, Republicans, the Dems are kicking your tushies on this convention business. Yes, theirs started off like the stars of "Dumb and Dumber" were running the show. (I mean, my god, how could they even have considered for one second letting the... Read more
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