Jim Tracy

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Denver Post
Rockies' Weiss doesn't deserve to be fired, but he might beWalt Weiss plopped down next to me in the Rockies dugout and, without so much a
Rockies' Weiss doesn't deserve to be fired, but he might be
Denver Post / Posted 12 days ago
Walt Weiss plopped down next to me in the Rockies dugout and, without so much as saying hello, he asked the only critical question that remains in another wasted summer of bad baseball in Colorado. "Am I in trouble?" Weiss said Tuesday. Well, as... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
NC man's father helps raise American flag in Cuba after lowering it 54 years agoASHEVILLE, N.C. — When the U.S. embassy closed in Havana in 1961, three Marines
NC man's father helps raise American flag in Cuba after lowering it 54 years ago
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 15 days ago
ASHEVILLE, N.C. — When the U.S. embassy closed in Havana in 1961, three Marines volunteered to take down the flag, according to WLOS. 54 years later those three marines were at the embassy Friday as the flag went back up. An Asheville man’s dad is... Read more
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Roll Call
Return to Cuba: Leahy's Camera Captures History in HavanaThe Return to Cuba: Leahy’s Camera Captures History These three former Marines
Return to Cuba: Leahy's Camera Captures History in Havana
Roll Call / Posted 16 days ago
The Return to Cuba: Leahy’s Camera Captures History These three former Marines lowered the American flag at the embassy in Cuba in 1961. (Courtesy Sen. Leahy) When Sen. Patrick J. Leahy attends a major event, he always brings along his camera. And... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Cubans cheer U.S. flag rising over embassyHAVANA -- Jubilant crowds waved U.S. flags and chanted "Long live the United St
Cubans cheer U.S. flag rising over embassy
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
HAVANA -- Jubilant crowds waved U.S. flags and chanted "Long live the United States" as the Stars and Stripes rose over the newly reopened U.S. Embassy in Cuba on Friday after a half-century of often-hostile relations. Secretary of State John Kerry... Read more
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The Huntington Herald-Dispatch
Wayne County man part of American history in Cuba Aug. 15, 2015 @ 12:01 AM HUNTINGTON - To see Larry Morris, you would never k
Wayne County man part of American history in Cuba
The Huntington Herald-Dispatch / Posted 16 days ago
Aug. 15, 2015 @ 12:01 AM HUNTINGTON - To see Larry Morris, you would never know you were in the presence of a participant in one of the most famous stories in not only American history, but world... Read more
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The News & Observer
U.S. opens Embassy in Cuba |Photo Gallery: 08.14.15 | News & Observer Hundreds of Cubans and visitors fro
U.S. opens Embassy in Cuba |
The News & Observer / Posted 16 days ago
Photo Gallery: 08.14.15 | News & Observer Hundreds of Cubans and visitors from other countries gather across the street from the newly reopened U.S. Embassy to observe the flag-raising ceremony August 14, 2015 in Havana,... Read more
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Salon.com
US Marines who lowered embassy flag in 1961 back in HavanaHAVANA (AP) — Three U.S. Marines who lowered the flag at the U.S. Embassy in Ha
US Marines who lowered embassy flag in 1961 back in Havana
Salon.com / Posted 16 days ago
HAVANA (AP) — Three U.S. Marines who lowered the flag at the U.S. Embassy in Havana more than five decades ago were given a position of honor at Friday’s ceremony to raise the Stars and Stripes once again. Jim Tracy, Mike East and Larry C. Morris... Read more
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ABC News
US Marines Who Lowered Embassy Flag in 1961 Back in HavanaThree U.S. Marines who lowered the flag at the U.S. Embassy in Havana more than
US Marines Who Lowered Embassy Flag in 1961 Back in Havana
ABC News / Posted 16 days ago
Three U.S. Marines who lowered the flag at the U.S. Embassy in Havana more than five decades ago were given a position of honor at Friday's ceremony to raise the Stars and Stripes once again. Jim Tracy, Mike East and Larry C. Morris received a... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
U.S. Marines who lowered embassy flag in 1961 back in HavanaHAVANA (AP) — Three U.S. Marines who lowered the flag at the U.S. Embassy in Ha
U.S. Marines who lowered embassy flag in 1961 back in Havana
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 17 days ago
HAVANA (AP) — Three U.S. Marines who lowered the flag at the U.S. Embassy in Havana more than five decades ago were given a position of honor at Friday's ceremony to raise the Stars and Stripes once again. Jim Tracy, Mike East and Larry C. Morris... Read more
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Daily Mail
US flag raised over embassy in Cuba for first time in 54 yearsAmerican flag flies over US Embassy in Cuba for first time in 54 years as John
US flag raised over embassy in Cuba for first time in 54 years
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
American flag flies over US Embassy in Cuba for first time in 54 years as John Kerry and the three Marines who brought the stars and stripes down in 1961 attend a historic ceremony in Havana Cuba ceremony follows official reopening of the island's... Read more
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Denver Post
US Marines who lowered embassy flag in 1961 back in HavanaHAVANA (AP) — Three U.S. Marines who lowered the flag at the U.S. Embassy in Ha
US Marines who lowered embassy flag in 1961 back in Havana
Denver Post / Posted 17 days ago
HAVANA (AP) — Three U.S. Marines who lowered the flag at the U.S. Embassy in Havana more than five decades ago were given a position of honor at Friday's ceremony to raise the Stars and Stripes once again. Jim Tracy, Mike East and Larry C. Morris... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
US Marines who lowered embassy flag in 1961 back in HavanaThree U.S. Marines who lowered the flag at the U.S. Embassy in Havana more than
US Marines who lowered embassy flag in 1961 back in Havana
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 17 days ago
Three U.S. Marines who lowered the flag at the U.S. Embassy in Havana more than five decades ago were given a position of honor at Friday's ceremony to raise the Stars and Stripes once again. Jim Tracy, Mike East and Larry C. Morris received a... Read more
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Alaska Public
NPR Story | Alaska Public MediaU.S. Flag Flies Over Embassy In Cuba For First Time In 54 Years Updated at 11:
NPR Story | Alaska Public Media
Alaska Public / Posted 17 days ago
U.S. Flag Flies Over Embassy In Cuba For First Time In 54 Years Updated at 11:25 a.m. ETSecretary of State John Kerry presided over a ceremony reopening the U.S. Embassy in Havana, including a flag-raising ceremony — an event that will mark the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
U.S. Flag Flies Over Embassy In Cuba For First Time In 54 YearsUpdated at 10:38 a.m. ET Secretary of State John Kerry presided over a ceremon
U.S. Flag Flies Over Embassy In Cuba For First Time In 54 Years
KPBS San Diego / Posted 17 days ago
Updated at 10:38 a.m. ET Secretary of State John Kerry presided over a ceremony reopening the U.S. embassy in Havana, including a flag-raising ceremony — an event that will mark the first time the Stars and Stripes have flown over a diplomatic... Read more
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Georgia Public Broadcasting
U.S. Flag Flies Over Embassy In Cuba For First Time In 54 YearsUpdated at 11:25 a.m. ET Secretary of State John Kerry presided over a ceremon
U.S. Flag Flies Over Embassy In Cuba For First Time In 54 Years
Georgia Public Broadcasting / Posted 17 days ago
Updated at 11:25 a.m. ET Secretary of State John Kerry presided over a ceremony reopening the U.S. Embassy in Havana, including a flag-raising ceremony an event that will mark the first time the Stars and Stripes have flown over a diplomatic... Read more
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Calcutta News
Fidel Castro seeks "millions of dollars" in compensation from US HAVANA, Cuba - Fidel Castro demanded "due compensation" for Cuba from the Uni
Fidel Castro seeks "millions of dollars" in compensation from US
Calcutta News / Posted 17 days ago
HAVANA, Cuba - Fidel Castro demanded "due compensation" for Cuba from the United States for damages caused by America-imposed decades-long embargo against the island nation. The... Read more
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Business Insider
Kerry is in Havana for a banner day in US-Cuba relationsThe Stars and Stripes have not flown over the glass-and-concrete building on th
Kerry is in Havana for a banner day in US-Cuba relations
Business Insider / Posted 17 days ago
The Stars and Stripes have not flown over the glass-and-concrete building on the Havana waterfront since January 3, 1961, the day the United States severed ties with Cuba at the height of the Cold War. Accompanying Kerry on the whirlwind one-day... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Kerry in Havana for banner day in US-Cuba relationsHAVANA - US Secretary of State John Kerry will visit Cuba Friday to raise the A
Kerry in Havana for banner day in US-Cuba relations
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 17 days ago
HAVANA - US Secretary of State John Kerry will visit Cuba Friday to raise the American flag over the newly reopened US embassy, a symbolic capstone on Washington's historic rapprochement with Havana. US Secretary of State John Kerry will visit Cuba... Read more
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Yahoo News
Image obtained August 13, 2015 courtesy of US State Department video shows F.W. "Mike" East (L) , Larry C. Morris (C) and Jim Tracy (R), the three now retired US Marines who lowered the US flag at the American embassy in Cuba in 1961 | View photo -...
Image obtained August 13, 2015 courtesy of US State Department video shows F.W. "Mike" East (L) , Larry C. Morris (C) and Jim Tracy (R), the three now retired US Marines who lowered the US flag at the American embassy in Cuba in 1961
Yahoo News / Posted 17 days ago
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Yahoo News
Kerry in Havana for banner day in US-Cuba relations Havana (AFP) - US Secretary of State John Kerry will visit Cuba Friday to rai
Kerry in Havana for banner day in US-Cuba relations
Yahoo News / Posted 17 days ago
Havana (AFP) - US Secretary of State John Kerry will visit Cuba Friday to raise the American flag over the newly reopened US embassy, a symbolic capstone on Washington's historic rapprochement with... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Kerry to raise US flag at reopened embassy in CubaHAVANA: US Secretary of State John Kerry will visit Cuba Friday to raise the Am
Kerry to raise US flag at reopened embassy in Cuba
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
HAVANA: US Secretary of State John Kerry will visit Cuba Friday to raise the American flag over the newly reopened US embassy, a symbolic capstone on Washington's historic rapprochement with Havana. The Stars and Stripes have not flown over the... Read more
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Aljazeera
US flag to be raised outside embassy in CubaIn a historic moment in US-Cuba relations, John Kerry will raise the Stars and
US flag to be raised outside embassy in Cuba
Aljazeera / Posted 17 days ago
In a historic moment in US-Cuba relations, John Kerry will raise the Stars and Stripes over a restored American embassy in Havana, though the economic embargo legally remains in effect. Three members of the US Marine Corps, now retired, who lowered... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Marines to raise US flag in Cuba, 54 years after lowering it Published: 14 August 2015 7:36 AM Three Marines, now retired, who lowered th
Marines to raise US flag in Cuba, 54 years after lowering it
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 17 days ago
Published: 14 August 2015 7:36 AM Three Marines, now retired, who lowered the US flag at the American embassy in Cuba in 1961 will be back today with Secretary of State John Kerry to... Read more
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BBC News
Fidel Castro chides US ahead of embassy reopening - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Fidel Castro chides US ahead of embassy reopening
BBC News / Posted 17 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Fidel Castro chides US ahead of embassy... Read more
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Rappler
3 Marines to raise US flag in Cuba, 54 years after lowering itRAISING THE FLAG. A woman holding a USA national flag walks by the Office of US
3 Marines to raise US flag in Cuba, 54 years after lowering it
Rappler / Posted 17 days ago
RAISING THE FLAG. A woman holding a USA national flag walks by the Office of US interests in Cuba, in Havana, Cuba, 20 July 2015. File Photo by Ernesto Mastrascusa/EPA WASHINGTON, DC, USA – Three Marines, now retired, who lowered the US flag at the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Three Marines to raise US flag in CubaWASHINGTON: Three Marines, now retired, who lowered the US flag at the American
Three Marines to raise US flag in Cuba
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
WASHINGTON: Three Marines, now retired, who lowered the US flag at the American embassy in Cuba in 1961 will be back on Friday (Aug 14) with Secretary of State John Kerry to raise the Stars and Stripes once again. "I'm gonna love seeing that flag go... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Three ex Marines to make history in CubaWashington - Three ex-Marines who lowered the US flag at the American embassy i
Three ex Marines to make history in Cuba
News 24 South Africa / Posted 18 days ago
Washington - Three ex-Marines who lowered the US flag at the American embassy in Cuba in 1961, will be back on Friday with Secretary of State John Kerry to raise the Stars and Stripes once again. "I'm gonna love seeing that flag go back up," said... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Three ex-Marines to raise US flag in CubaWASHINGTON: Three ex-Marines who lowered the US flag at the American embassy in
Three ex-Marines to raise US flag in Cuba
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
WASHINGTON: Three ex-Marines who lowered the US flag at the American embassy in Cuba in 1961 will be back on Friday (Aug 14) with Secretary of State John Kerry to raise the Stars and Stripes once again. "I'm gonna love seeing that flag go back up,"... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Norris: No traction for gas tax hikeNASHVILLE — If the goal of Gov. Bill Haslam's cross-state bus tour discussing T
Norris: No traction for gas tax hike
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
NASHVILLE — If the goal of Gov. Bill Haslam's cross-state bus tour discussing Tennessee's highway funding needs is to lay the groundwork for raising fuel taxes or some new revenue source, that goal might be stalled before the tour is half... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Norris says no on gas tax hike in 2016NASHVILLE — If the goal of Gov. Bill Haslam’s cross-state tour discussing Tenne
Norris says no on gas tax hike in 2016
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 18 days ago
NASHVILLE — If the goal of Gov. Bill Haslam’s cross-state tour discussing Tennessee’s highway funding needs is to lay the groundwork for raising fuel taxes or some new revenue source, it may be torpedoed before the tour is half over. State Senate... Read more
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Denver Post
Mets' Matt Harvey shuts down Rockies as New York wins 4-0NEW YORK — Walt Weiss and Matt Harvey are both North Carolina Tar Heels, a conn
Mets' Matt Harvey shuts down Rockies as New York wins 4-0
Denver Post / Posted 19 days ago
NEW YORK — Walt Weiss and Matt Harvey are both North Carolina Tar Heels, a connection that the Rockies manager appreciates, but not one he's anxious to pursue from the batter's box. "I didn't show up for the alumni game, for good reason," Weiss... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Senate Transportation Committee Chairman Calls For Repayment Of $280 Million In Road FundsSenate Transportation Committee Chairman Jim Tracy (R-Shelbyville) Monday calle
Senate Transportation Committee Chairman Calls For Repayment Of $280 Million In Road Funds
The Chattanoogan / Posted 21 days ago
Senate Transportation Committee Chairman Jim Tracy (R-Shelbyville) Monday called for repayment of $280 million "raided" from the state’s highway fund from 2001 to 2007. State Senator Tracy said he would submit an appropriations amendment to the state... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
TN Senate Transportation Chair calls for repayment of $280 million in road fundsState Sen. Jim Tracy State Sen. Jim Tracy NASHVILLE -- Tennessee Senate Trans
TN Senate Transportation Chair calls for repayment of $280 million in road funds
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 21 days ago
State Sen. Jim Tracy State Sen. Jim Tracy NASHVILLE -- Tennessee Senate Transportation Jim Tracy today called for repayment of $280 million in state highway funds he says were "raided" between 2001 and 2008. The Shelbyville Republican's call comes... Read more
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Denver Post
Peek down pipeline looks promising for Colorado RockiesThe Rockies' franchise-altering trade of Troy Tulowitzki teetered them toward w
Peek down pipeline looks promising for Colorado Rockies
Denver Post / Posted 22 days ago
The Rockies' franchise-altering trade of Troy Tulowitzki teetered them toward waiting. The Rockies sacrificed an all-star shortstop meant to lead them to the post- season in favor of setting up what they hope is a better future. In the wake of... Read more
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The Buffalo News
NHL decides its digital future is with MLBAround & About • Former UB catcher Tom Murphy has made it to Triple-A in the R
NHL decides its digital future is with MLB
The Buffalo News / Posted 22 days ago
Around & About • Former UB catcher Tom Murphy has made it to Triple-A in the Rockies system, moving to Albuquerque in the Pacific Coast League. He entered the weekend batting .261 with two homers and six RBIs in 11 games after batting .249 with 13... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
17 Legislators Oppose New EPA Restrictions On Power Plant EmissionsThe final emissions rules were announced by President Obama and the EPA on Mond
17 Legislators Oppose New EPA Restrictions On Power Plant Emissions
The Chattanoogan / Posted 24 days ago
The final emissions rules were announced by President Obama and the EPA on Monday. The call from legislators to fight back against the EPA follows similar action last month when Attorney General Slatery joined states in challenging "a controversial... Read more
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Denver Post
Have the Rockies changed their pitching development strategy?Denver Post sports writer Patrick Saunders posts his Rockies Mailbag every othe
Have the Rockies changed their pitching development strategy?
Denver Post / Posted 26 days ago
Denver Post sports writer Patrick Saunders posts his Rockies Mailbag every other week on Tuesdays. Why would the Rockies trade the best shortstop in the game for the most over-paid shortstop in the game? I was hearing the Rockies wanted to dump Troy... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Transportation Coalition Releases Interactive Map Of Tennessee's Road/Highway Needs The Transportation Coalition of Tennessee has posted a new, interactive Web p
Transportation Coalition Releases Interactive Map Of Tennessee's Road/Highway Needs
The Chattanoogan / Posted 26 days ago
The Transportation Coalition of Tennessee has posted a new, interactive Web page showing nearly 400 unfunded state road/highway projects. The Web page is part of the... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Transportation Coalition Releases Interactive Map Of Road/Highway NeedsThe Transportation Coalition of Tennessee has posted a new, interactive webpage
Transportation Coalition Releases Interactive Map Of Road/Highway Needs
The Chattanoogan / Posted 26 days ago
The Transportation Coalition of Tennessee has posted a new, interactive webpage showing nearly 400 unfunded state road/highway projects. The webpage is part of the coalition’s ongoing education initiative to highlight transportation infrastructure... Read more
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Denver Post
Former Rockies manager Jim Tracy enjoys return to baseballThree years after resigning as manager of the Rockies, Jim Tracy was back runni
Former Rockies manager Jim Tracy enjoys return to baseball
Denver Post / Posted 27 days ago
Three years after resigning as manager of the Rockies, Jim Tracy was back running a baseball team recently at the Pan Am Games in Toronto. Tracy coached Team USA to the silver medal, the only loss a 7-6 decision to Canada in the gold medal game.... Read more

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