Harry S. Truman

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NJ.com
Fun facts on how Philadelphia political conventions changed historyPresident Harry S. Truman handily won his party's nomination. The real drama in
Fun facts on how Philadelphia political conventions changed history
NJ.com / Posted 6 hours ago
President Harry S. Truman handily won his party's nomination. The real drama inside convention hall was over a fight to insert strong language supporting civil rights in the party platform. Hubert Humphrey, the mayor of Minneapolis and a candidate... Read more
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Philly.com
DNCs in Phila. brought changewere longer, and the reporting more florid, but Philadelphia, as today, was the
DNCs in Phila. brought change
Philly.com / Posted 12 hours ago
were longer, and the reporting more florid, but Philadelphia, as today, was the hub of the party's political activities. This week marks the third time Democrats have come to Philadelphia to nominate a candidate for president. Franklin... Read more
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Philly.com
Medical Mystery: Harry Truman takes on a huge responsibilityhis subject is the Democrat who assumed the presidency in the final months of W
Medical Mystery: Harry Truman takes on a huge responsibility
Philly.com / Posted 14 hours ago
his subject is the Democrat who assumed the presidency in the final months of World War II. To the public, President Harry S. Truman was always the picture of health, going for his long, daily "constitutional" at a vigorous 120 steps a... Read more
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Al.com
Think RNC 2016 was goofy? Check out these political convention blasts from the pastDemocratic Party, the Dixiecrats, and nominated South Carolina Gov. Strom Thurm
Think RNC 2016 was goofy? Check out these political convention blasts from the past
Al.com / Posted yesterday
Democratic Party, the Dixiecrats, and nominated South Carolina Gov. Strom Thurmond for president. Democratic President Harry S. Truman was re-elected, but not until after the Chicago Tribune proclaimed the Republican nominee, New York Gov.... Read more
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NJ.com
Think RNC 2016 was goofy? Check out these political convention blasts from the pastDemocratic Party, the Dixiecrats, and nominated South Carolina Gov. Strom Thurm
Think RNC 2016 was goofy? Check out these political convention blasts from the past
NJ.com / Posted yesterday
Democratic Party, the Dixiecrats, and nominated South Carolina Gov. Strom Thurmond for president. Democratic President Harry S. Truman was re-elected, but not until after the Chicago Tribune proclaimed the Republican nominee, New York Gov.... Read more
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The Forward
Israel’s Stav Shaffir Fights To Keep Hope Alivethat support for a two-state solution had decreased among Israelis from 62% in
Israel’s Stav Shaffir Fights To Keep Hope Alive
The Forward / Posted 2 days ago
that support for a two-state solution had decreased among Israelis from 62% in 2014 to 51%. The survey was conducted by the Harry S. Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and the Palestinian... Read more
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Air Force Times
Carrier Ike rejoins ISIS fight in the Persian Gulfdropped the first Operation Inherent Resolve bombs in June 2014. Since then, th
Carrier Ike rejoins ISIS fight in the Persian Gulf
Air Force Times / Posted 2 days ago
dropped the first Operation Inherent Resolve bombs in June 2014. Since then, the Carl Vinson, Theodore Roosevelt and the Harry S. Truman have all joined in the fight to " dismantle and roll back terrorist networks in Syria, Iraq and elsewhere and... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
HistoryWar II, capturing it from the Japanese some three weeks later. The Democratic n
History
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 2 days ago
War II, capturing it from the Japanese some three weeks later. The Democratic national convention in Chicago nominated Sen. Harry S. Truman to be vice president. In 1949, the U.S. Senate ratified the North Atlantic Treaty. In 1961, Capt. Virgil... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Today in HistoryWar II, capturing it from the Japanese some three weeks later. The Democratic n
Today in History
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 3 days ago
War II, capturing it from the Japanese some three weeks later. The Democratic national convention in Chicago nominated Sen. Harry S. Truman to be vice president. In 1949, the U.S. Senate ratified the North Atlantic Treaty. [Article continues... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, July 21, 2016War II, capturing it from the Japanese some three weeks later. The Democratic n
This day in history, July 21, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
War II, capturing it from the Japanese some three weeks later. The Democratic national convention in Chicago nominated Sen. Harry S. Truman to be vice president. In 1949, the U.S. Senate ratified the North Atlantic Treaty. In 1959, the NS... Read more
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Times of Malta
Minister tours nuclear-powered aircraft carrierHome Affairs Minister Carmelo Abela has toured the nuclear-powered US aircraft
Minister tours nuclear-powered aircraft carrier
Times of Malta / Posted 3 days ago
Home Affairs Minister Carmelo Abela has toured the nuclear-powered US aircraft carrier Harry S Truman, accompanied by US Ambassador G. Kathleen Hill. The visit was held recently off the coast of Crete, the ministry said. It said Mr Abela and the... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
AlmanacWar II, capturing it from the Japanese some three weeks later. The Democratic n
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
War II, capturing it from the Japanese some three weeks later. The Democratic national convention in Chicago nominated Sen. Harry S. Truman to be vice president. In 1949, the U.S. Senate ratified the North Atlantic Treaty. In 1959, the NS... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Today in HistoryAdolf Hitler published the first volume of his autobiographical screed, "Mein K
Today in History
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 5 days ago
Adolf Hitler published the first volume of his autobiographical screed, "Mein Kampf (My Struggle)." In 1947, President Harry S. Truman signed a Presidential Succession Act which placed the speaker of the House and the Senate president pro... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Today in History: Great Fire of Rome flares upby his country in World War II. American forces in France captured the Normandy
Today in History: Great Fire of Rome flares up
Savannah Morning News / Posted 5 days ago
by his country in World War II. American forces in France captured the Normandy town of St. Lo. In 1947, President Harry S. Truman signed a Presidential Succession Act which placed the speaker of the House and the Senate president pro... Read more
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Times News
Indian summerover Wilson, while the Blue Bombers went 0-3 in their pool with losse to Parkla
Indian summer
Times News / Posted 6 days ago
over Wilson, while the Blue Bombers went 0-3 in their pool with losse to Parkland (47-27), Central Dauphin East (47-27) and Harry S. Truman (56-37). CHAMPS ... Nazareth beat Northampton, 57-48, to win the girls title while Liberty defeated... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, July 18, 2016by his country in World War II. American forces in France captured the Normandy
This day in history, July 18, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
by his country in World War II. American forces in France captured the Normandy town of St. Lo. In 1947, President Harry S. Truman signed a Presidential Succession Act which placed the speaker of the House and the Senate president pro... Read more
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The Morning Call
Liberty Hurricanes storm back against Whitehall for A-Town Throwdown boys championshipnight was there for an entertaining slam-dunk competition featuring Allen's Tal
Liberty Hurricanes storm back against Whitehall for A-Town Throwdown boys championship
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
night was there for an entertaining slam-dunk competition featuring Allen's Talek Williams and Emmaus' David Kachelries. Those two area basketball stars returned from AAU tournaments to be a part of the final night of the A-Town Throwdown... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanacby his country in World War II. American forces in France captured the Normandy
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
by his country in World War II. American forces in France captured the Normandy town of St. Lo. In 1947, President Harry S. Truman signed a Presidential Succession Act which placed the speaker of the House and the Senate president pro... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, July 17, 2016ships exploded at the Port Chicago Naval Magazine in California. In 1945, foll
This day in history, July 17, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
ships exploded at the Port Chicago Naval Magazine in California. In 1945, following Nazi Germany's surrender, President Harry S. Truman, Soviet leader Josef Stalin and British Prime Minister Winston S. Churchill began meeting at Potsdam in the... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Today in Historyships exploded at the Port Chicago Naval Magazine in California. In 1945, foll
Today in History
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
ships exploded at the Port Chicago Naval Magazine in California. In 1945, following Nazi Germany's surrender, President Harry S. Truman, Soviet leader Josef Stalin and British Prime Minister Winston S. Churchill began meeting at Potsdam in the... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Today in Historyships exploded at the Port Chicago Naval Magazine in California. In 1945, foll
Today in History
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 7 days ago
ships exploded at the Port Chicago Naval Magazine in California. In 1945, following Nazi Germany's surrender, President Harry S. Truman, Soviet leader Josef Stalin and British Prime Minister Winston S. Churchill began meeting at Potsdam in the... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Developer responds on TIF proposalor it can be a repeat of the last 20 years; a reduction in our overall populati
Developer responds on TIF proposal
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
or it can be a repeat of the last 20 years; a reduction in our overall population and retraction in our economy. Harry S. Truman wrote, "the only thing we do not know about the future is the history we have not read." The writing is on... Read more
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The Inyo Register
Sunday, July 17)at Coutances, near Saint-Lô, France. 1945 – World War II: The main three leade
Sunday, July 17)
The Inyo Register / Posted 7 days ago
at Coutances, near Saint-Lô, France. 1945 – World War II: The main three leaders of the Allied nations, Winston Churchill, Harry S. Truman and Joseph Stalin, meet in the German city of Potsdam to decide the future of a defeated Germany. 1948 – The... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in Historyships exploded at the Port Chicago Naval Magazine in California. In 1945, foll
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
ships exploded at the Port Chicago Naval Magazine in California. In 1945, following Nazi Germany's surrender, President Harry S. Truman, Soviet leader Josef Stalin and British Prime Minister Winston S. Churchill began meeting at Potsdam in the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
July 16Bacall and Edward G. Robinson, is released. 1945: The leaders of World War II'
July 16
KECI Missoula / Posted 7 days ago
Bacall and Edward G. Robinson, is released. 1945: The leaders of World War II's three Allied nations, Winston Churchill, Harry S. Truman and Joseph Stalin, meet in the German city of Potsdam to decide the future of a defeated Germany. 1945: The... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historyships exploded at the Port Chicago Naval Magazine in California. In 1945, foll
This day in history
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
ships exploded at the Port Chicago Naval Magazine in California. In 1945, following Nazi Germany’s surrender, President Harry S. Truman, Soviet leader Josef Stalin and British Prime Minister Winston S. Churchill began meeting at Potsdam in the... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in Historyships exploded at the Port Chicago Naval Magazine in California. In 1945, foll
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 7 days ago
ships exploded at the Port Chicago Naval Magazine in California. In 1945, following Nazi Germany's surrender, President Harry S. Truman, Soviet leader Josef Stalin and British Prime Minister Winston S. Churchill began meeting at Potsdam in the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Moment of silence paid respect to the French players participating for ABFE team in A-Town ThrowdownBeach in Allentown served as a refuge for local fans trying to escape the traum
Moment of silence paid respect to the French players participating for ABFE team in A-Town Throwdown
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
Beach in Allentown served as a refuge for local fans trying to escape the trauma caused by the police shootings in Dallas. On Friday, basketball was again an oasis and Cedar Beach was a place of comfort for members of the Athletes For Better... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Margaret D. 'Peggy' Peter, homemaker who worked with civil defense office during WWII, dieswhose assistant director was Eleanor Roosevelt. One of her favorite memories,
Margaret D. 'Peggy' Peter, homemaker who worked with civil defense office during WWII, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
whose assistant director was Eleanor Roosevelt. One of her favorite memories, family members said, was observing President Harry S. Truman taking walks outside the agency's office. Meanwhile, Mr. Peter graduated from college and during the war... Read more
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The Morning Call
FIVE THINGS WE LEARNED: From the first night of the A-Town Throwdown boys basketball tournamentopening round action in the A-Town Throwdown at Cedar Beach attracted big crowd
FIVE THINGS WE LEARNED: From the first night of the A-Town Throwdown boys basketball tournament
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
opening round action in the A-Town Throwdown at Cedar Beach attracted big crowds and featured lots of interesting results. Here's how the boys varsity standings look: Group A: Parkland, CD East, Palmerton, Harry S Truman --no games... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, July 15, 2016to $60,000 a year; he also cut Cabinet members' salaries by 15 percent, from $1
This day in history, July 15, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
to $60,000 a year; he also cut Cabinet members' salaries by 15 percent, from $15,000 to $12,750 a year. In 1948, President Harry S. Truman was nominated for another term of office by the Democratic national convention in Philadelphia. In 1954, a... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in Historyto $60,000 a year; he also cut Cabinet members' salaries by 15 percent, from $1
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 9 days ago
to $60,000 a year; he also cut Cabinet members' salaries by 15 percent, from $15,000 to $12,750 a year. In 1948, President Harry S. Truman was nominated for another term of office by the Democratic national convention in Philadelphia. In 1954, a... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
After smashing ISIS, carrier Truman returns home to Virginiaadaptable and we’re relentless and we will find you,” said Rear Adm. Brett “Pop
After smashing ISIS, carrier Truman returns home to Virginia
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 10 days ago
adaptable and we’re relentless and we will find you,” said Rear Adm. Brett “Pops” Batchelder shortly after the carrier Harry S. Truman tied up here to the cheers of thousands of friends and families July 13. “We operated from both the Arabian... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Cleveland: Hattiesburg says goodbye to a revered friendthroughout his body. How Lucas became the youngest ever to win the Congressiona
Cleveland: Hattiesburg says goodbye to a revered friend
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 10 days ago
throughout his body. How Lucas became the youngest ever to win the Congressional Medal of Honor, pinned on him by President Harry S. Truman. But the program also told how Lucas had fallen on hard times, was living in a meat locker in Maryland on a... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Latinos Could Make Arizona A Battleground, But Only If Their Turnout Surges1996 when Bill Clinton prevailed in a three-way race. It has been much longer s
Latinos Could Make Arizona A Battleground, But Only If Their Turnout Surges
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 11 days ago
1996 when Bill Clinton prevailed in a three-way race. It has been much longer since Maricopa County went blue, in 1948 for Harry S. Truman. Arizona’s older white population tends to be politically conservative and Donald Trump is counting on their... Read more
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The Morning Call
SPORTSFEST'S A-TOWN THROWDOWN: The 12 brackets, Thursday's schedule and Sweet 16 predictionsfeel than the Stellar tournament. As has been the case for several years, the
SPORTSFEST'S A-TOWN THROWDOWN: The 12 brackets, Thursday's schedule and Sweet 16 predictions
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
feel than the Stellar tournament. As has been the case for several years, the 48 teams are divided into 12 four-team pools. Each team is guaranteed three games in pool play and then the top 16 (12 pool winners and next four best according to... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
City notes: Gate�s new Collins Road store features Fresh Kitchenhelicopter squadron served in the Arabian Gulf, Gulf of Aden, Gulf of Oman and
City notes: Gate�s new Collins Road store features Fresh Kitchen
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 11 days ago
helicopter squadron served in the Arabian Gulf, Gulf of Aden, Gulf of Oman and Mediterranean Sea. They were part of the Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group. The primary duties for the 11 helicopters included anti-submarine warfare and... Read more
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Daily Press
Carrier strike group returning to Hampton Roadsare coming home to Naval Station Norfolk today after spending eight months on c
Carrier strike group returning to Hampton Roads
Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
are coming home to Naval Station Norfolk today after spending eight months on combat deployment. The aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman will arrive along with the rest of the ships in Carrier Strike Group 8: the guided-missile cruiser USS Anzio... Read more
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FOX Business
5 Presidents Who Were Terrible With MoneyYou can leave it behind. Brokamp: You canleave it behind for other people to v
5 Presidents Who Were Terrible With Money
FOX Business / Posted 11 days ago
You can leave it behind. Brokamp: You canleave it behind for other people to visitand see your bones. No. 4,Harry S. Truman. "S" stands for? Brokamp:Nothing! His middle name is "S" to honor two of his grandparents. Anyway, young... Read more
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FOX Business
5 Presidents Who Were Terrible With MoneyYou can leave it behind. Brokamp: You canleave it behind for other people to v
5 Presidents Who Were Terrible With Money
FOX Business / Posted 11 days ago
You can leave it behind. Brokamp: You canleave it behind for other people to visitand see your bones. No. 4,Harry S. Truman. "S" stands for? Brokamp:Nothing! His middle name is "S" to honor two of his grandparents. Anyway, young... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Aircraft carrier group returns after fighting Islamic Stateagainst Islamic State forces in Iraq and Syria. Since November, more than 6,00
Aircraft carrier group returns after fighting Islamic State
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 11 days ago
against Islamic State forces in Iraq and Syria. Since November, more than 6,000 sailors have been deployed on the USS Harry S. Truman carrier, supporting ships and aircraft. They launched missions from the Persian Gulf as well as the... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
To poll or not to poll?in American history. Virtually every prediction (with or without public opinion
To poll or not to poll?
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 11 days ago
in American history. Virtually every prediction (with or without public opinion polls) indicated that incumbent President Harry S. Truman would be defeated by Republican Thomas E. Dewey." ( Google.com) We all know how that turned out. Who can... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, July 12, 2016(It was declared ratified in February 1913.) In 1948, the Democratic National
This day in history, July 12, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
(It was declared ratified in February 1913.) In 1948, the Democratic National Convention, which nominated President Harry S. Truman for a second term of office, opened in Philadelphia. In 1957, President Dwight D. Eisenhower was flown by... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanacstates. (It was declared ratified in February 1913.) In 1948, the Democratic Na
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 12 days ago
states. (It was declared ratified in February 1913.) In 1948, the Democratic National Convention, which nominated President Harry S. Truman for a second term of office, opened in Philadelphia. In 1957, President Dwight D. Eisenhower was flown by... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Check out pictures from the VRC-40 homecoming at Naval Station Norfolkof the Fleet Logistics Squadron (VRC) 40 reunited with loved ones Monday at Nav
Check out pictures from the VRC-40 homecoming at Naval Station Norfolk
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 12 days ago
of the Fleet Logistics Squadron (VRC) 40 reunited with loved ones Monday at Naval Station Norfolk. The squadron was deployed for eight months as part of the USS Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group. Here are some great pictures from the celebrati... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
History of American Racism 101the racist film "Birth of a Nation" in the White House and the KKK marched in m
History of American Racism 101
Warren Times Observer / Posted 13 days ago
the racist film "Birth of a Nation" in the White House and the KKK marched in mass in the Washington Mall. Even President Harry S. Truman was said to be a member of the KKK in his early years. (in the 1930's, here in Warren, the KKK met and burned... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Carrier Air Wing Seven to return home after eight month deploymentGULF OF OMAN (Dec. 25, 2015) The aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75)
Carrier Air Wing Seven to return home after eight month deployment
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 14 days ago
GULF OF OMAN (Dec. 25, 2015) The aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) transits the Gulf of Oman. The Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group is deployed in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the... Read more
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Newsmax
Giuliani: Obama Has Conceded Defeat Against ISISthem out.” He drew upon the legacy of previous leaders during the Civil War an
Giuliani: Obama Has Conceded Defeat Against ISIS
Newsmax / Posted 14 days ago
them out.” He drew upon the legacy of previous leaders during the Civil War and World War II. “You know (former President Harry S.) Truman ordered the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki and that killed all civilians, but it saved a million... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
AlmanacR. Guggenheim Museum, a spiral structure on Manhattan's Upper East Side that wa
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
R. Guggenheim Museum, a spiral structure on Manhattan's Upper East Side that was completed in 1959. In 1951, President Harry S. Truman asked Congress to formally end the state of war between the United States and Germany. (An official end to... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in HistoryR. Guggenheim Museum, a spiral structure on Manhattan's Upper East Side that wa
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 15 days ago
R. Guggenheim Museum, a spiral structure on Manhattan's Upper East Side that was completed in 1959. In 1951, President Harry S. Truman asked Congress to formally end the state of war between the United States and Germany. (An official end to... Read more
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