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FOX News
Iran lashes out, threatens to shut Strait of Hormuz over GOP rep's billdo it, Congress should,” he added. In December, Iran fired unguided rockets 1,
Iran lashes out, threatens to shut Strait of Hormuz over GOP rep's bill
FOX News / Posted an hour ago
do it, Congress should,” he added. In December, Iran fired unguided rockets 1,500 yards from the U.S. aircraft carrier Harry S. Truman transiting the Strait of Hormuz to begin strikes against ISIS. Iran flew a drone over the USS Harry Truman on... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
A day of prayerlocal clerics in Princeton’s Soldiers and Sailors Park on Thursday to take part
A day of prayer
Bureau County Republican / Posted 4 hours ago
local clerics in Princeton’s Soldiers and Sailors Park on Thursday to take part in the National Day of Prayer. President Harry S. Truman was the first of the modern era to formalize the day when he signed a proclamation in 1952. It is now held... Read more
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Shelbyville Times-Gazette
A time for thought: Day of Prayer speaker urges contemplationon the courthouse grounds. The National Day of Prayer was created in 1952 by C
A time for thought: Day of Prayer speaker urges contemplation
Shelbyville Times-Gazette / Posted 8 hours ago
on the courthouse grounds. The National Day of Prayer was created in 1952 by Congress and signed into law by President Harry S. Truman, inviting people of all faiths to pray for the nation. A non-governmental, privately-funded nationwide task... Read more
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Acton Commentary
5 Facts About the National Day of Prayerthe nation. It was created in 1952 by a joint resolution of the United States C
5 Facts About the National Day of Prayer
Acton Commentary / Posted 13 hours ago
the nation. It was created in 1952 by a joint resolution of the United States Congress, and signed into law by President Harry S. Truman. 2. The National Observance in Washington, DC is coordinated by the National Day of Prayer Task Force, an... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Obama gives Cameron custom Shinola watchthe United States was in 1951 as Princess Elizabeth, Duchess of Edinburgh. She
Obama gives Cameron custom Shinola watch
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 15 hours ago
the United States was in 1951 as Princess Elizabeth, Duchess of Edinburgh. She toured Mount Vernon and met with President Harry S. Truman. Since then, the queen has met with nearly every U.S. president. Her first visit to the United States as... Read more
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The News-Herald
National Day of Prayer gathering held at Euclid City HallDay of Prayer was created in 1952 by a joint resolution of the United States Co
National Day of Prayer gathering held at Euclid City Hall
The News-Herald / Posted 22 hours ago
Day of Prayer was created in 1952 by a joint resolution of the United States Congress, signed into law by President Harry S. Truman and it invites people of all faiths to pray for the nation. This year’s theme, “Wake up America,” asserts... Read more
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Daily Herald
Hawthorn Woods school, church observes National Day of Prayerthose observing the event, which was created in 1952 by a joint resolution of C
Hawthorn Woods school, church observes National Day of Prayer
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
those observing the event, which was created in 1952 by a joint resolution of Congress and signed into law by President Harry S. Truman. "It's National Day of Prayer and it's also Ascension day, so we combine the two together for anyone in the... Read more
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Daily Record
Crowd circles Morristown Green for Day of PrayerDay of Prayer is an annual observance held on the first Thursday of May, create
Crowd circles Morristown Green for Day of Prayer
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
Day of Prayer is an annual observance held on the first Thursday of May, created in 1952 and signed into law by President Harry S. Truman. The Market Street Mission - which helps the poor and needy overcome homelessness and addictions – has led... Read more
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dna
Barack Obama proclaims National Day of PrayerAmerica will continue to stand up for those around the world who are subject to
Barack Obama proclaims National Day of Prayer
dna / Posted yesterday
America will continue to stand up for those around the world who are subject to fear or violence because of their religion or beliefs, the US President Barack Obama has said proclaiming Friday as the National Day of Prayer this year. "The threats of... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Hiroshima survivor and Truman heir share stage at Mead Chapelin a white kimono, Sasamori, now 84, told her story to the assembled students,
Hiroshima survivor and Truman heir share stage at Mead Chapel
The Addison County Independent / Posted yesterday
in a white kimono, Sasamori, now 84, told her story to the assembled students, faculty, staff and community members. Sharing the stage with Sasamori for the conversation, promoted under the title “Responsibility, Reconciliation and the... Read more
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Reuters
Commentary: Demystifying Trump’s political success: Donald as a 'doer'elected a president who had no political experience was General Dwight D. Eisen
Commentary: Demystifying Trump’s political success: Donald as a 'doer'
Reuters / Posted yesterday
elected a president who had no political experience was General Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1952. His predecessor, President Harry S. Truman, famously predicted: “Poor Ike! He’ll say, ‘Do this!’ and ‘Do that!’ and nothing will happen. It won’t be a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
What a wild ride it's beenone of the best ideas in American history, yet he was also the originator of on
What a wild ride it's been
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
one of the best ideas in American history, yet he was also the originator of one of the worst--like the notion that Harry S. Truman, the Man from Independence himself, should simply step aside instead of going on to win it and the hearts of... Read more
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Rolla Daily News
Work beginning on new veterans clinic in St. Jamesthe clinic at the veterans home on North Jefferson Street to the new clinic.Ste
Work beginning on new veterans clinic in St. James
Rolla Daily News / Posted yesterday
the clinic at the veterans home on North Jefferson Street to the new clinic.Steve Gaither, public affairs officer with the Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans' Hospital in Columbia, said the new clinic is being constructed because the VA is running... Read more
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The Hindu
Barack Obama proclaims National Day of PrayerThe National Day of Prayer was created in 1952 and signed into law by the U.S.
Barack Obama proclaims National Day of Prayer
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
The National Day of Prayer was created in 1952 and signed into law by the U.S. President Harry S Truman. The title is bestowed upon the first Thursday in May. America will continue to stand up for those around the world who are subject to fear or... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Bryan Gould: With John Key the buck stops somewhere elseIt was Harry S Truman, the post-war US president, who famously had a sign on hi
Bryan Gould: With John Key the buck stops somewhere else
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
It was Harry S Truman, the post-war US president, who famously had a sign on his desk that read "The buck stops here." It was apparently a play on "passing the buck", a phrase once used in poker to indicate that it was someone else's turn to... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
Out & About | May 4, 2016the nation. It was created in 1952 by a joint resolution of the United States C
Out & About | May 4, 2016
Pleasanton Express / Posted 2 days ago
the nation. It was created in 1952 by a joint resolution of the United States Congress, and signed into law by President Harry S. Truman. 11th Annual Buck Taylor SCTICA Benefit Team Roping The 11th annual Buck Taylor SCTICA Team Roping will be... Read more
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Shelbyville Times-Gazette
Day of Prayer lunchplanned for Thursdayat no cost to those attending. The National Day of Prayer was created in 1952
Day of Prayer lunchplanned for Thursday
Shelbyville Times-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
at no cost to those attending. The National Day of Prayer was created in 1952 by Congress and signed into law by President Harry S. Truman, inviting people of all faiths to pray for the nation. A non-governmental, privately-funded task force... Read more
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Wilson County News
National Day of Prayer May 5to pray for the nation. It was created in 1952 by a joint resolution of the U.S
National Day of Prayer May 5
Wilson County News / Posted 2 days ago
to pray for the nation. It was created in 1952 by a joint resolution of the U.S. Congress, and signed into law by President Harry S. Truman. The National Day of Prayer has great significance for us as a nation as it enables us to recall and to... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
National Day of Prayer gathering set for Thursday415 Fourth St., in Penrose. The National Day of Prayer was created in 1952 by
National Day of Prayer gathering set for Thursday
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
415 Fourth St., in Penrose. The National Day of Prayer was created in 1952 by a joint resolution of the United States Congress and signed into law by President Harry S. Truman. Carie Canterbury: 719-276-7643, canterburyc@canoncitydailyrec... Read more
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Roll Call
What it Takes to Keep Fighters on the Frontline Longerassigned to the Fist of the Fleet of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 25, lands on
What it Takes to Keep Fighters on the Frontline Longer
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
assigned to the Fist of the Fleet of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 25, lands on the flight deck of aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75). Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group is deployed in support of Operation Inherent Resolve, maritime... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
Apparently the Pirates offseason moves weren’t as crappy as originally thoughtlosers. Speaking of losers, the Cubs are extremely overconfident for a team tha
Apparently the Pirates offseason moves weren’t as crappy as originally thought
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 2 days ago
losers. Speaking of losers, the Cubs are extremely overconfident for a team that hasn’t had a pennant since early in the Harry S. Truman administration. They’re off to a hot start, but not all their phenoms can work out; it’s just impossible.... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
National Day of Prayer is slated for Thursdayour heritage in our Christian faith and the founding of our nation.”KNEO Radio
National Day of Prayer is slated for Thursday
The Neosho Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
our heritage in our Christian faith and the founding of our nation.”KNEO Radio has sponsored the event for 27 years.“Having it at 7 in the morning kind of catches those folks who can’t make it during the day or evening,” he said. “Then at... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Navy SEAL killed in Iraq based in Coronadoto penetrate the front lines, and the SEAL's position was attacked with small-a
Navy SEAL killed in Iraq based in Coronado
KGTV San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
to penetrate the front lines, and the SEAL's position was attacked with small-arms fire. Just a few days ago, the USS Harry S. Truman carrier strike group's deployment was extended by one month in an effort to continue putting pressure on... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Navy SEAL killed in Iraq attended Indiana Universityto penetrate the front lines, and the SEAL's position was attacked with small-a
Navy SEAL killed in Iraq attended Indiana University
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
to penetrate the front lines, and the SEAL's position was attacked with small-arms fire. Just a few days ago, the USS Harry S. Truman carrier strike group's deployment was extended by one month in an effort to continue putting pressure on... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Trump, Coach-in-chief?was Indiana University's basketball coach for 29 years before his abrupt dismis
Trump, Coach-in-chief?
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 3 days ago
was Indiana University's basketball coach for 29 years before his abrupt dismissal in 2000. He compared Trump favorably to Harry S. Truman, alluding to that wartime president's "having the guts" to drop atomic bombs on Japan as if they had been... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Navy SEAL killed in Iraq based in Coronadoto penetrate the front lines, and the SEAL's position was attacked with small-a
Navy SEAL killed in Iraq based in Coronado
KGTV San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
to penetrate the front lines, and the SEAL's position was attacked with small-arms fire. Just a few days ago, the USS Harry S. Truman carrier strike group's deployment was extended by one month in an effort to continue putting pressure on... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
An invitation to observe a Day of Prayerthe annual observance of the National Day of Prayer by approving a joint resolu
An invitation to observe a Day of Prayer
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
the annual observance of the National Day of Prayer by approving a joint resolution that was signed into law by President Harry S. Truman. Unity, not division, is the goal. According to the website, the observance invites, “people of all faiths... Read more
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The Examiner
Events planned around Truman's May 8 birthdayState offices, Jackson County offices and Independence offices are closed next
Events planned around Truman's May 8 birthday
The Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
State offices, Jackson County offices and Independence offices are closed next Monday, May 9.Upcoming Truman events:1. The Harry S. Truman Public Service Award, presented annually by the city of Independence, goes to longtime civic leader Alvin... Read more
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BBC News
On board the aircraft carrier fighting ISReporters Have Your Say Latin America Over the past four months USS Harry
On board the aircraft carrier fighting IS
BBC News / Posted 3 days ago
Reporters Have Your Say Latin America Over the past four months USS Harry S Truman has been sailing somewhere in the North Arabian Gulf launching wave after wave of attacks on so-called Islamic... Read more
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The Washington Times
JED BABBIN: Shrinking U.S. military budgets threaten national securityMike Groothousen flew A-7 attack aircraft and F-18 strike fighters. He was capt
JED BABBIN: Shrinking U.S. military budgets threaten national security
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
Mike Groothousen flew A-7 attack aircraft and F-18 strike fighters. He was captain (in combat) of the nuclear carrier USS Harry S. Truman and had four other aviation and surface commands in his career. Adm. Groothousen told me, “In 15 years of... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
MWSU Celebrates Walter Cronkite Centennialbring the humanity into it and people will realize that the character's a human
MWSU Celebrates Walter Cronkite Centennial
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 4 days ago
bring the humanity into it and people will realize that the character's a human being too," Ken Remmert, who plays Harry S. Truman, said. The first show will be Harry & Walter: Missouri's Native Sons. It will be performed in Independence... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Former base commander urges Springfielders to honor militaryClub and the Miami Valley Military Affairs Association. Armed Forces Day was e
Former base commander urges Springfielders to honor military
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Club and the Miami Valley Military Affairs Association. Armed Forces Day was established Aug. 31, 1949 during President Harry S. Truman. The day replaced separate days honoring those in the Army, Navy and Air Force. The day has been observed... Read more
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Philly.com
Does social media affect the way we watch political debates?#debate Viewers on Twitter - or Facebook friends of Nixon - would have been al
Does social media affect the way we watch political debates?
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
#debate Viewers on Twitter - or Facebook friends of Nixon - would have been all over JFK's mistakenly saying Democrat Harry S. Truman had become president in 1944. In 1960, even the youngest voters, at 21, were old enough to remember President... Read more
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Island Packet
Let’s unite in prayer for our nationcome from and who declared this day for prayer? Finally what should we pray abo
Let’s unite in prayer for our nation
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
come from and who declared this day for prayer? Finally what should we pray about? In 1952, Congress enacted and President Harry S. Truman signed legislation to designate one day out of the year for prayer for the nation by the American people.... Read more
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examiner.com
National day of prayer 2016: Fayetteville, NC local eventsfor the nation. This designation, the result of a joint resolution of the US Co
National day of prayer 2016: Fayetteville, NC local events
examiner.com / Posted 5 days ago
for the nation. This designation, the result of a joint resolution of the US Congress, was signed into law by President Harry S. Truman 65 years ago. In 1998 President Bill Clinton signed into law that “The President shall issue each year a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Newsmaker: Lia Petrose | TribLIVE Neighborhoods The Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation has awar
Newsmaker: Lia Petrose
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods The Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation has awarded Lia Petrose, a University of Pittsburgh Junior, a $30,000 scholarship. Noteworthy: Petrose received a $30,000 scholarship from the Harry S.... Read more
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The Columbian
The single best joke told by each of the presidentsasked to name one big decision that Nixon helped make as vice president: “If yo
The single best joke told by each of the presidents
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
asked to name one big decision that Nixon helped make as vice president: “If you give me a week, I might think of one.” • Harry S. Truman, on Adlai Stevenson: “He’s no better than a regular sissy.” • Franklin D. Roosevelt, when told his wife was... Read more
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ABC News
Pentagon Extends Carrier's Deployment to Keep Fighting ISISThe Pentagon has extended the seven-month deployment of the aircraft carrier US
Pentagon Extends Carrier's Deployment to Keep Fighting ISIS
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
The Pentagon has extended the seven-month deployment of the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman and its strike group by 30 days to keep it in the fight against ISIS and for counter-terrorism missions. Since December, the aircraft carrier has been... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Deployment of USS Harry S. Truman extended by 30 daysThe deployment of Norfolk-based aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman has been e
Deployment of USS Harry S. Truman extended by 30 days
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 7 days ago
The deployment of Norfolk-based aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman has been extended by 30 days. U.S. Central Command requested the Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group’s ongoing deployment in support of Operation Inherent Resolve and other... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Trump's foreign policy speech channels Lindbergh, Wilkie and Nixonby the study of history. Indeed, the only U.S. president in the 20th century wh
Trump's foreign policy speech channels Lindbergh, Wilkie and Nixon
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
by the study of history. Indeed, the only U.S. president in the 20th century who did not have a college degree, Harry S. Truman, was capable of making large decisions precisely because he was a student of history. Listening to Mr. Trump... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Feb. 1, 1950: Truman edict starts arms racePresident Harry S. Truman ordered the development of the hydrogen bomb, kicking
Feb. 1, 1950: Truman edict starts arms race
Nevada Appeal / Posted 7 days ago
President Harry S. Truman ordered the development of the hydrogen bomb, kicking off an arms race against Russia. Atomic experts predicted this country will produce and test its first hydrogen superbomb within the year. They asserted this country is... Read more
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Le Mars Daily Sentinel
Area residents to join in prayerstarted 65 years ago when it was established in public law by a joint resolutio
Area residents to join in prayer
Le Mars Daily Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
started 65 years ago when it was established in public law by a joint resolution of Congress and was signed by President Harry S. Truman in 1952. The resolution was then amended to designate the day under the 100th Congress and President Reagan... Read more
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The Washington Times
WESLEY PRUDEN: Donald Trump confounds the Gaffe PatrolPatrol were grounded that day by rain and fog, and he suffered little harm. Mr
WESLEY PRUDEN: Donald Trump confounds the Gaffe Patrol
The Washington Times / Posted 7 days ago
Patrol were grounded that day by rain and fog, and he suffered little harm. Mr. Trump’s far more serious offense to what Harry S. Truman called the overeducated class was his using the term “America first” to describe the fundamental foreign... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Trump's Foreign Policy Speech Channels Lindbergh, Wilkie and Nixon: Yikes!by the study of history. Indeed, the only U.S. president in the 20th century wh
Trump's Foreign Policy Speech Channels Lindbergh, Wilkie and Nixon: Yikes!
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
by the study of history. Indeed, the only U.S. president in the 20th century who did not have a college degree, Harry S. Truman, was capable of making large decisions precisely because he was a student of history. Listening to Mr. Trump... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The single best joke told by every president, from Obama to Washingtonwhen asked to name one big decision that Nixon helped make as vice president •
The single best joke told by every president, from Obama to Washington
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
when asked to name one big decision that Nixon helped make as vice president • "He's no better than a regular sissy." - Harry S. Truman, on Adlai Stevenson • "I'm not surprised. But what for?" - Franklin D. Roosevelt, when told his wife was in... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
The single best joke told by every president, from Obama to Washingtonasked to name one big decision that Nixon helped make as vice president "If yo
The single best joke told by every president, from Obama to Washington
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
asked to name one big decision that Nixon helped make as vice president "If you give me a week, I might think of one." - Harry S. Truman, on Adlai Stevenson "He's no better than a regular sissy." - Franklin D. Roosevelt, when told his wife was... Read more
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The Examiner
Jeff Fox on business: Program gives young workers experienceNational Park Service has tried to peg a figure to its share of the Truman stor
Jeff Fox on business: Program gives young workers experience
The Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
National Park Service has tried to peg a figure to its share of the Truman story.The federal agency says visitors to the Harry S. Truman National Historic Site spent $1.88 million locally in 2015, creating a $2.78 million economic impact and... Read more
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/Film
Here is the Complete Twin Peaks Revival CastE. Coulson (the Log Lady), who died shortly after finishing her scenes. Michael
Here is the Complete Twin Peaks Revival Cast
/Film / Posted 10 days ago
E. Coulson (the Log Lady), who died shortly after finishing her scenes. Michael Ontkean declined to return as Sheriff Harry S. Truman, so Robert Forster (Lynch’s original choice for the part back in the day) has stepped in. The newcomers are... Read more
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The Examiner
Truman Courthouse wins preservation awardgallery of paintings by George Caleb Bingham. The aim was to put the building b
Truman Courthouse wins preservation award
The Examiner / Posted 10 days ago
gallery of paintings by George Caleb Bingham. The aim was to put the building back to the look it had when Presiding Judge Harry S. Truman oversaw a renovation in 1933, and the county preserved such spaces as the Brady Courtroom upstairs and the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Republicans sailing into uncharted political watersthird ballot of a contested convention in Philadelphia. Months later, he lost t
Republicans sailing into uncharted political waters
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 days ago
third ballot of a contested convention in Philadelphia. Months later, he lost the general election to Democratic incumbent Harry S. Truman. To find a convention even remotely resembling what’s planned by the anti-Trump forces in Cleveland in July... Read more
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