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Task & Purpose
How ‘Big Stick Policy’ Still Influences US Foreign Relations TodayThis maxim can be parroted on command when you ask someone what they know about
How ‘Big Stick Policy’ Still Influences US Foreign Relations Today
Task & Purpose / Posted 16 hours ago
This maxim can be parroted on command when you ask someone what they know about President Theodore “Teddy” Roosevelt. The phrase fits with the popular persona of Roosevelt: a self-taught man, a fighter, hunter, and, arguably, war hero. It’s hard to... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12- Week of August 31Here is this week's NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12 for the week of August 31,
NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12- Week of August 31
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 2 days ago
Here is this week's NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12 for the week of August 31, 2015: 1) L.C. Bird (1-0)- The Skyhawks picked up right where they left off last season, downing Meadowbrook, 31-0, to kick off the 2015 campaign. J.B. Wright stole the... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
On the Sidelines Schedule for August 28, 29The high school football season kicks off on Friday. Be sure to catch all the s
On the Sidelines Schedule for August 28, 29
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 5 days ago
The high school football season kicks off on Friday. Be sure to catch all the scores and highlights on Friday at 11:15pm during On the Sidelines on NBC12. Here's a look at area games scheduled for the weekend. Friday, August 28: L.C Bird @... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Geneva LongA memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Tyro United Methodist Church Cha
Geneva Long
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Tyro United Methodist Church Chapel by the Rev. Randy Foster. Mrs. Long was born Jan. 17, 1922, in Rowan County to James Monroe Morgan and Emma Eagle Morgan. She was a homemaker. She was preceded in... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12- Preseason PollEach Monday during the high school football season, NBC12 and our partner, RVA
NBC12/ RVA Sports Network Big 12- Preseason Poll
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 7 days ago
Each Monday during the high school football season, NBC12 and our partner, RVA Sports Network, will release our Big 12 poll, the top 12 teams in the area, as voted on by members of both organizations' sports staffs. Below you'll find the 2015... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Kam Chancellor teams up with Hampton Roads Urban League to collect school supplies for kidsNorfolk, Va. – Several students in Hampton Roads will have all that they need t
Kam Chancellor teams up with Hampton Roads Urban League to collect school supplies for kids
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 8 days ago
Norfolk, Va. – Several students in Hampton Roads will have all that they need to go back to school thanks to Kam Chancellor of the Seattle Seahawks and the Urban League of Hampton Roads. They were able to collect notebooks, pencils, paper, crayons,... Read more
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GalvaNews
Historical figures will come to life in Bishop Hill Chautauqua The 3rd annual Bishop Hill Chautauqua and Sweet Annie Primitives Autumn Open
Historical figures will come to life in Bishop Hill Chautauqua
GalvaNews / Posted 8 days ago
The 3rd annual Bishop Hill Chautauqua and Sweet Annie Primitives Autumn Open House is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 29 and 30, in Bishop Hill. Posted Aug. 25, 2015 at 11:00... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Unacceptable Speech at Old DominionWith the fall semester beginning at colleges and universities around the US, it
Unacceptable Speech at Old Dominion
Op-Ed News / Posted 8 days ago
With the fall semester beginning at colleges and universities around the US, it's time for a new round of controversy over student speech. Right out of the gate, Virginia's Old Dominion University takes an early lead: WTKR News Channel 3 reports that... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Man charged with sex offense taken into custody in Pickens CountyThe Pickens County Sheriff’s Office took a wanted sex offender into custody aft
Man charged with sex offense taken into custody in Pickens County
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 13 days ago
The Pickens County Sheriff’s Office took a wanted sex offender into custody after receiving several leads and tips from the public. The Sheriff’s Office released information on Aug. 14 asking for help from the community in finding James Monroe Capps... Read more
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The Daily & Sunday Review
Police BriefsTowanda teen victim of theft Someone stole two lug nuts on a passenger side fr
Police Briefs
The Daily & Sunday Review / Posted 15 days ago
Towanda teen victim of theft Someone stole two lug nuts on a passenger side front tire of a vehicle operated by 19-year-old Haley Edsell of Towanda, police said. A third lug nut had been loosened, state police said. Edsell discovered the theft... Read more
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New Kerala
Johnny Depp, George Lucas named Disney Legends Hollywood's beloved 'pirate' Johnny Depp surprised the audience here at the D
Johnny Depp, George Lucas named Disney Legends
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
Hollywood's beloved 'pirate' Johnny Depp surprised the audience here at the D23 Expo 2015, where he and "Star Wars" director George Lucas, were honoured with a Disney Legend Award for bringing a world... Read more
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Orange County Register
As Disney's D23 opens, fans are out in force for fun, lines and a few surprisesANAHEIM – One swaggering surprise helped save the opening of Disney’s D23 Expo,
As Disney's D23 opens, fans are out in force for fun, lines and a few surprises
Orange County Register / Posted 18 days ago
ANAHEIM – One swaggering surprise helped save the opening of Disney’s D23 Expo, a day that included long lines, costume-melting heat and, in the end, the announcement of seven new movies. Robert Iger, chairman and chief executive of Walt Disney Co.,... Read more
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Orange County Register
Johnny Depp, George Lucas, Danny Elfman headline Disney Legend awards at D23 ExpoANAHEIM – The Walt Disney Co. kept two words secret to surprise its fans. John
Johnny Depp, George Lucas, Danny Elfman headline Disney Legend awards at D23 Expo
Orange County Register / Posted 19 days ago
ANAHEIM – The Walt Disney Co. kept two words secret to surprise its fans. Johnny Depp. Disney kicked off the D23 Expo at the Anaheim Convention Center by bestowing the company’s highest honor, the Disney Legends to several well known... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Pickens sheriff's office seeking wanted sex offenderThe Pickens County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating
Pickens sheriff's office seeking wanted sex offender
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 19 days ago
The Pickens County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating a Pickens County man with previous addresses in Easley and Liberty who is wanted for sex offenses. The Sheriff’s Office has determined through an investigation that... Read more
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The Weekly Standard
The Annals of CorruptionIn 1952, vice-presidential candidate Richard Nixon was embroiled in a scandal o
The Annals of Corruption
The Weekly Standard / Posted 19 days ago
In 1952, vice-presidential candidate Richard Nixon was embroiled in a scandal over a political fund established by wealthy supporters. The New York Post claimed it was a slush fund to subsidize Nixon’s lifestyle beyond his government salary. In... Read more
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NBC New York
“Hamilton” Opening Night Bash Brings A-List Stars, FireworksThe event at Pier 60 in Chelsea included a bright, 12-minute fireworks display
“Hamilton” Opening Night Bash Brings A-List Stars, Fireworks
NBC New York / Posted 23 days ago
The event at Pier 60 in Chelsea included a bright, 12-minute fireworks display at Hudson River Park and a surprise performance from the Grammy-winning group and "Tonight Show" house band The Roots. Among the many stars in attendance cheering on the... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Half-days start at James Monroe High SchoolCreated: 08/09/2015 9:21 PM WHEC.com It may still feel like summer but school
Half-days start at James Monroe High School
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 24 days ago
Created: 08/09/2015 9:21 PM WHEC.com It may still feel like summer but school is back in session Monday for hundreds of kids at James Monroe High School. They say nearly 600 students will return for half-days there starting Monday. Officials at the... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Lawyer, philanthropist Henry Phipps Hoffstot Jr. diesHenry Phipps Hoffstot Jr., a longtime Palm Beach resident, died Monday, June 29
Lawyer, philanthropist Henry Phipps Hoffstot Jr. dies
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
Henry Phipps Hoffstot Jr., a longtime Palm Beach resident, died Monday, June 29, 2015, at his home in the Pittsburgh neighborhood of Shadyside, in the same room where his mother died 50 years earlier. Born Nov. 13, 1917, in Pittsburgh, he was the... Read more
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Slate
The Ironic, Tragic History of the Louisiana Purchase That Your Teacher Never Told YouExcerpted from The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American
The Ironic, Tragic History of the Louisiana Purchase That Your Teacher Never Told You
Slate / Posted 27 days ago
Excerpted from The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism by Edward E Baptist. Published by Basic Books. In 1800, French traveler Pierre-Louis Duvallon prophesized that New Orleans was “destined by nature to become... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Longtime City football coach George Petrides retiresAfter City's football team defeated archrival Poly in the season finale at M&T
Longtime City football coach George Petrides retires
Baltimore Sun / Posted 28 days ago
After City's football team defeated archrival Poly in the season finale at M&T Bank Stadium the past two years, City coach George Petrides considered retiring. "I was thinking about it [in 2013] and one of my daughters talked me out of it. She said,... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Cape man injured in mower-in-canal accident still critical, but improving, officials sayA Cape Coral man was hospitalized on Monday after he drove a lawnmower into a c
Cape man injured in mower-in-canal accident still critical, but improving, officials say
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 29 days ago
A Cape Coral man was hospitalized on Monday after he drove a lawnmower into a canal. James Monroe Bates, 54, of 3569 N.E. 11th Ave., was listed in critical condition on Tuesday at the Cape Coral Hospital, where he was taken following the accident in... Read more

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