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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Beyond Denali: Restoring Native namesThere's power in naming. In some cases, streets, cities, natural wonders and e
Beyond Denali: Restoring Native names
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 9 hours ago
There's power in naming. In some cases, streets, cities, natural wonders and even countries are renamed by the winning side of a battle or war. Often times, it's the surveyors coming after the battles that have been fought, mapping "unexplored"... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Collins looks to avoid another government shutdownPRESQUE ISLE, Maine — The U.S. Senate is broken, “like so many institutions in
Collins looks to avoid another government shutdown
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
PRESQUE ISLE, Maine — The U.S. Senate is broken, “like so many institutions in our society,” U.S. Sen. Susan Collins reminded a crowd on Thursday at the University of Maine Presque Isle. She is worried about another potential federal government... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Bristol Palin Is Not Happy About Obama Restoring Denali's NameBristol Palin criticized President Barack Obama's decision to restore Mt. McKin
Bristol Palin Is Not Happy About Obama Restoring Denali's Name
The Huffington Post / Posted 2 days ago
Bristol Palin criticized President Barack Obama's decision to restore Mt. McKinley's name to Denali, arguing he should instead be "worrying about the radical jihadists in ISIS." The president is wrapping up a three-day trip to Alaska to shine the... Read more
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The Columbian
Report: Ending oil ban won’t hurt at pumpWASHINGTON — Ending the four-decades-old restrictions on crude oil exports woul
Report: Ending oil ban won’t hurt at pump
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON — Ending the four-decades-old restrictions on crude oil exports wouldn’t hurt consumers at the gasoline pump, and may even help them, a new government report said Tuesday. The finding is providing ammunition to lawmakers seeking to pass... Read more
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Reuters
Presidential hopeful Rubio wants to lift 'outdated' oil export banRepublican presidential candidate, Senator Marco Rubio participates in ''Restor
Presidential hopeful Rubio wants to lift 'outdated' oil export ban
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
Republican presidential candidate, Senator Marco Rubio participates in ''Restoring American Leadership: A Conversation with Senator Marco Rubio'' at the 3 West Club in New York August 14, 2015. WASHINGTON Republican presidential candidate Marco... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Obama saves Denali namePresident Obama ended the ritual of annual legislation to retain or to change t
Obama saves Denali name
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
President Obama ended the ritual of annual legislation to retain or to change the name of Mount McKinley back to the Native American name, Denali. The issue has been in the House since 1917, and, according to Interior Secretary Sally Jewell, a... Read more
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Philly.com
Denali is GOP's new molehill"I hope my colleagues will join with me in stopping this constitutional overrea
Denali is GOP's new molehill
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
"I hope my colleagues will join with me in stopping this constitutional overreach," proclaimed Rep. Bob Gibbs (R., Ohio), vowing to work with the House Natural Resources Committee to reverse Obama. "President Obama has decided to ignore an act of... Read more
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The Daily & Sunday Review
Renew law for conservationWhen Congress returns from its long summer vacation, one of the things it quick
Renew law for conservation
The Daily & Sunday Review / Posted 2 days ago
When Congress returns from its long summer vacation, one of the things it quickly should take up is ... vacations. That is, it quickly should renew the Land and Water Conservation Fund, the principal vehicle that the government has used since 1965 to... Read more
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Everett Herald
Republicans' molehill-turned-mountain is named spiteRepublicans’ molehill-turned-mountain is named spite Published: Wednesday, Sep
Republicans' molehill-turned-mountain is named spite
Everett Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Republicans’ molehill-turned-mountain is named spite Published: Wednesday, September 2, 2015, 12:01 a.m. Come now the Denali deniers.President Obama's conservative critics have long said there is no depth to which he will not sink in his zeal to... Read more
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The Washington Times
Lisa Murkowski fights for King Cove access road as Obama visits AlaskaAs President Obama treks across Alaska this week, leading Republicans in Washin
Lisa Murkowski fights for King Cove access road as Obama visits Alaska
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
As President Obama treks across Alaska this week, leading Republicans in Washington say they will continue to fight the administration over its refusal to approve a potentially lifesaving road in a remote corner of the state. The Interior Department... Read more
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Denver Post
Milbank: McKinley is conservatives' newest molehillCome now the Denali deniers. President Obama's conservative critics have long
Milbank: McKinley is conservatives' newest molehill
Denver Post / Posted 3 days ago
Come now the Denali deniers. President Obama's conservative critics have long said there is no depth to which he will not sink in his zeal to trash the Constitution. Now, apparently, they also think there is no height to which he will not climb in... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Mount McKinley vanishes! Just be glad Denali isn't Bolshaya GoraFirst, the news you probably know: William McKinley was born and buried in Ohi
Mount McKinley vanishes! Just be glad Denali isn't Bolshaya Gora
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
First, the news you probably know: William McKinley was born and buried in Ohio and never set foot in Alaska. He served in the Union Army before representing his state in Congress and went on to become Ohio's 39th governor and the nation's 25th... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Report says ending ban wouldn't hurt consumers at pumpWASHINGTON (AP) - Ending the four-decades old restrictions on crude oil exports
Report says ending ban wouldn't hurt consumers at pump
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Ending the four-decades old restrictions on crude oil exports wouldn't hurt consumers at the gasoline pump, and may even help them, a new government report said Tuesday. The finding is providing ammunition to lawmakers seeking to... Read more
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ABC News
Report Says Ending Ban Wouldn't Hurt Consumers at PumpEnding the four-decades old restrictions on crude oil exports wouldn't hurt con
Report Says Ending Ban Wouldn't Hurt Consumers at Pump
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
Ending the four-decades old restrictions on crude oil exports wouldn't hurt consumers at the gasoline pump, and may even help them, a new government report said Tuesday. The finding is providing ammunition to lawmakers seeking to pass legislation... Read more
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redOrbit
Obama restores Mt. McKinley's Alaskan name, 'Denali'The White House has announced that President Obama will be changing the name of
Obama restores Mt. McKinley's Alaskan name, 'Denali'
redOrbit / Posted 3 days ago
The White House has announced that President Obama will be changing the name of North America’s tallest mountain, Mount McKinley, back to its traditional Alaska Native name, Denali, a gesture with the intent to improve relations between the United... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Obama seeks to close icebreaker gap as Arctic sea traffic competition intensifiesBarack Obama will propose on Tuesday accelerating the timeline for purchasing a
Obama seeks to close icebreaker gap as Arctic sea traffic competition intensifies
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 days ago
Barack Obama will propose on Tuesday accelerating the timeline for purchasing and building new icebreakers for the US coast guard in the Arctic Ocean, as part of an effort to close an increasing gap with other countries – particularly Russia. The... Read more
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Washington Post
Obama pledges faster action on new icebreakers to keep up in ArcticThe U.S. Coast Guard’s heavy icebreaker Polar Star is shown in an undated photo
Obama pledges faster action on new icebreakers to keep up in Arctic
Washington Post / Posted 3 days ago
The U.S. Coast Guard’s heavy icebreaker Polar Star is shown in an undated photo in Antarctica. (U.S. Coast Guard) ANCHORAGE, Alaska — President Obama said late Monday he would accelerate by two years plans to acquire a new icebreaker and would ask... Read more
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Boston Herald
Rewriting history on highSo could Mount Washington be next? Is there no end to the history that Preside
Rewriting history on high
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
So could Mount Washington be next? Is there no end to the history that President Obama will choose to rewrite? Yesterday the president traveled to Alaska after announcing yet another executive order, this one renaming Mount McKinley, America’s... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Full text of President Obama's speechREMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AFTER ROUNDTABLE WITH ALASKA NATIVE LEADERS Dena’ina
Full text of President Obama's speech
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 3 days ago
REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AFTER ROUNDTABLE WITH ALASKA NATIVE LEADERS Dena’ina Civic and Convention Center Anchorage, Alaska "Well, I am thrilled to be in Alaska. And I look forward to spending the next few days with everyday Alaskans to tell me... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Ohio politicians upset Obama changed name of Mount McKinley to its native name, DenaliFILE -- A photograph of Mount McKinley, renamed Mount Denali by President Barac
Ohio politicians upset Obama changed name of Mount McKinley to its native name, Denali
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 4 days ago
FILE -- A photograph of Mount McKinley, renamed Mount Denali by President Barack Obama on August 31, 2015, is the highest mountain peak in North America, with a summit of 20,237. COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio lawmakers criticized President Barack Obama’s... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Trump vows to reverse Obama name changeRepublican presidential front-runner Donald Trump vowed on Monday evening to ov
Trump vows to reverse Obama name change
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 4 days ago
Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump vowed on Monday evening to overturn President Barack Obama's decision to rename Alaska's Mt. McKinley. "President Obama wants to change the name of Mt. McKinley to Denali after more than 100 years.... Read more
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TribLIVE
McKinley backers balk over mountain’s name changeHe was a president for another century, another era of American political infig
McKinley backers balk over mountain’s name change
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
He was a president for another century, another era of American political infighting. William McKinley spent a little more than four years in the White House before his assassination in 1901 in Buffalo, N.Y. He is viewed by some as a mediocre chief... Read more
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Roll Call
Obama's Alaska Visit: McKinley to DenaliAlaska Visit, Denali Naming Highlights Obama’s Bucket List President Barack Ob
Obama's Alaska Visit: McKinley to Denali
Roll Call / Posted 4 days ago
Alaska Visit, Denali Naming Highlights Obama’s Bucket List President Barack Obama’s renaming of Mount McKinley to Denali has raised the hackles of Speaker John A. Boehner, but the rest of his Alaska trip may rile the GOP even more as the president... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
GOP rep.: Obama renaming Denali isPresident Obama's decision to rename the highest mountain in North America "Den
GOP rep.: Obama renaming Denali is
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 4 days ago
President Obama's decision to rename the highest mountain in North America "Denali" has sparked an outcry from Ohio lawmakers who believe the mountain's previous namesake - former President William McKinley, a native Ohioan - was unfairly... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
White House: Will find another way to honor McKinley ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE (AP) — The tallest mountain in North America may no long
White House: Will find another way to honor McKinley
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE (AP) — The tallest mountain in North America may no longer carry the name of President William McKinley -- but the White House says it's going to work with officials in Ohio... Read more
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Canberra Times
North America's tallest mountain changes its name to DenaliMount McKinley, now known as Denali, pierces the clouds above Denali National P
North America's tallest mountain changes its name to Denali
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
Mount McKinley, now known as Denali, pierces the clouds above Denali National Park and Preserve in Alaska. Photo: Ap Washington: United States President Barack Obama will officially restore Denali as the name of North America's tallest mountain on... Read more
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BBC News
Mount McKinley's Alaska name Denali is restored by ObamaAfter decades of controversy, the name of Mount McKinley, the tallest mountain
Mount McKinley's Alaska name Denali is restored by Obama
BBC News / Posted 4 days ago
After decades of controversy, the name of Mount McKinley, the tallest mountain in North America, has been changed back to its original native Alaskan, Denali. The 20,237ft (6,168m) peak was named by a gold prospector in 1896 after he heard that... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Why Ohio pols don't want McKinley renamedOhio lawmakers are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-stat
Why Ohio pols don't want McKinley renamed
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
Ohio lawmakers are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-state legend William McKinley's name from the highest peak in America and rename it "Denali." Obama said Sunday he would use his executive authority to rename the peak after... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Why Ohio pols don't want McKinley renamedOhio lawmakers are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-stat
Why Ohio pols don't want McKinley renamed
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 4 days ago
Ohio lawmakers are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-state legend William McKinley's name from the highest peak in America and rename it "Denali." Obama said Sunday he would use his executive authority to rename the peak after... Read more
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CNN
Ohio lawmakers don't want Mt. McKinley renamed DenaliWashington (CNN)Ohio lawmakers are knocking President Barack Obama's decision t
Ohio lawmakers don't want Mt. McKinley renamed Denali
CNN / Posted 4 days ago
Washington (CNN)Ohio lawmakers are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-state legend William McKinley's name from the highest peak in America and rename it "Denali." Obama said Sunday he would use his executive authority to rename... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Alaska-bound, Obama faces backlash on Mt. McKinley renamingWASHINGTON (AP) - Shrinking glaciers, Arctic temperatures and a mix of messy en
Alaska-bound, Obama faces backlash on Mt. McKinley renaming
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Shrinking glaciers, Arctic temperatures and a mix of messy energy politics await President Barack Obama as he begins his historic trip to Alaska. Meanwhile, his decision to rename Mount McKinley faced a backlash from Ohio... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Highest peak in the US gets a new nameMt McKinley was named by a gold prospector. Photo / AP America's highest mount
Highest peak in the US gets a new name
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Mt McKinley was named by a gold prospector. Photo / AP America's highest mountain, a household name and the answer to countless geography quiz questions, is about to get a new name. US President Barack Obama was to announce today the renaming of Mt... Read more
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The Atlantic
What's Really Behind Objections to Renaming Mount McKinley?There are many disorienting things about traveling to Alaska in the summer; the
What's Really Behind Objections to Renaming Mount McKinley?
The Atlantic / Posted 4 days ago
There are many disorienting things about traveling to Alaska in the summer; the long daylight hours are only the most obvious. But during a vacation to the land of the midnight sun, I also found myself perplexed: Why did people keep pointing at Mount... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Ohio politicians: Don't rename Mt. McKinleyOhio lawmakers are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-stat
Ohio politicians: Don't rename Mt. McKinley
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 4 days ago
Ohio lawmakers are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-state legend William McKinley's name from the highest peak in America and rename it "Denali." Obama said Sunday he would use his executive authority to rename the peak after... Read more
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FOX News
Ohio lawmakers slam Obama plans to rename Mt. McKinley 'Denali' during Alaska tripOhio lawmakers reacted angrily Sunday to the White House's announcement that Pr
Ohio lawmakers slam Obama plans to rename Mt. McKinley 'Denali' during Alaska trip
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
Ohio lawmakers reacted angrily Sunday to the White House's announcement that President Obama would formally rename Alaska's Mt. McKinley — North America's highest peak — "Denali" during his trip to The Last Frontier this week. "Mount McKinley ...... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Ohio delegation blasts Mount McKinley name changeWASHINGTON — When it comes to getting around Congress, President Obama may not
Ohio delegation blasts Mount McKinley name change
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON — When it comes to getting around Congress, President Obama may not be able to move mountains — but he can rename them. The Obama administration's decision to rename North America's tallest peak to its original native name of Denali is... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Obama makes waves by renaming Mt. McKinleyWASHINGTON -- Shrinking glaciers, Arctic temperatures and a mix of messy energy
Obama makes waves by renaming Mt. McKinley
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON -- Shrinking glaciers, Arctic temperatures and a mix of messy energy politics await President Barack Obama on his historic trip to Alaska. Even before he departed, Obama was making waves with a decision to rename Alaska's famed Mount... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
White House renames Mount McKinley as Denali on eve of tripWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration will change the name of North Americ
White House renames Mount McKinley as Denali on eve of trip
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration will change the name of North America's tallest mountain peak from Mount McKinley to Denali, the White House said Sunday, a major symbolic gesture to Alaska Natives on the eve of President Barack Obama's... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
White House renames Mount McKinley as DenaliBy renaming the peak Denali, an Athabascan word meaning "the high one," Obama w
White House renames Mount McKinley as Denali
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 4 days ago
By renaming the peak Denali, an Athabascan word meaning "the high one," Obama waded into a sensitive and decades-old conflict between residents of Alaska and Ohio. Alaskans have informally called the mountain Denali for years, but the federal... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Ohio politicians: Don't rename Mt. McKinleyOhio legislators are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-st
Ohio politicians: Don't rename Mt. McKinley
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 4 days ago
Ohio legislators are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-state legend William McKinley's name from the highest peak in America and rename it "Denali." House Speaker John Boehner, a Republican who represents western Ohio, said he... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Ohio politicians: Don't rename Mt. McKinleyOhio legislators are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-st
Ohio politicians: Don't rename Mt. McKinley
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 4 days ago
Ohio legislators are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-state legend William McKinley's name from the highest peak in America and rename it "Denali." House Speaker John Boehner, a Republican who represents western Ohio, said he... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Ohio politicians: Don't rename Mt. McKinleyOhio legislators are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-st
Ohio politicians: Don't rename Mt. McKinley
KTXS Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
Ohio legislators are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-state legend William McKinley's name from the highest peak in America and rename it "Denali." House Speaker John Boehner, a Republican who represents western Ohio, said he... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Ohio politicians: Don't rename Mt. McKinleyOhio legislators are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-st
Ohio politicians: Don't rename Mt. McKinley
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 4 days ago
Ohio legislators are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-state legend William McKinley's name from the highest peak in America and rename it "Denali." House Speaker John Boehner, a Republican who represents western Ohio, said he... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Ohio politicians: Don't rename Mt. McKinleyOhio legislators are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-st
Ohio politicians: Don't rename Mt. McKinley
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 days ago
Ohio legislators are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-state legend William McKinley's name from the highest peak in America and rename it "Denali." House Speaker John Boehner, a Republican who represents western Ohio, said he... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
White House renames Mount McKinley as Denali on eve of tripWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration will change the name of North Americ
White House renames Mount McKinley as Denali on eve of trip
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration will change the name of North America's tallest mountain peak from Mount McKinley to Denali, the White House said Sunday, a major symbolic gesture to Alaska Natives on the eve of President Barack Obama's... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Ohio politicians: Don't rename Mt. McKinleyOhio legislators are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-st
Ohio politicians: Don't rename Mt. McKinley
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
Ohio legislators are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-state legend William McKinley's name from the highest peak in America and rename it "Denali." House Speaker John Boehner, a Republican who represents western Ohio, said he... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Ohio politicians: Don't rename Mt. McKinleyOhio legislators are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-st
Ohio politicians: Don't rename Mt. McKinley
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 4 days ago
Ohio legislators are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-state legend William McKinley's name from the highest peak in America and rename it "Denali." House Speaker John Boehner, a Republican who represents western Ohio, said he... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Ohio politicians: Don't rename Mt. McKinley | Politics - Home Daniel A. Leifheit/NPS Photo Ohio legislators are knocking
Ohio politicians: Don't rename Mt. McKinley
KTVZ Bend / Posted 4 days ago
| Politics - Home Daniel A. Leifheit/NPS Photo Ohio legislators are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-state legend William McKinley's name from the highest peak in America and rename... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Ohio politicians: Don't rename Mt. McKinleyOhio legislators are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-st
Ohio politicians: Don't rename Mt. McKinley
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
Ohio legislators are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-state legend William McKinley's name from the highest peak in America and rename it "Denali." House Speaker John Boehner, a Republican who represents western Ohio, said he... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Ohio politicians: Don't rename Mt. McKinleyOhio legislators are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-st
Ohio politicians: Don't rename Mt. McKinley
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 4 days ago
Ohio legislators are knocking President Barack Obama's decision to pull home-state legend William McKinley's name from the highest peak in America and rename it "Denali." House Speaker John Boehner, a Republican who represents western Ohio, said he... Read more
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