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The Dalles Chronicle
‘Riding for those who can’t’losses per capita in the nation during the invasion on June 6, 1944. The memor
‘Riding for those who can’t’
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 36 minutes ago
losses per capita in the nation during the invasion on June 6, 1944. The memorial recreates the storming of the beaches of Normandy and it really brings the deaths of 4,413 soldiers home. So much has been given... Lynchburg, Va., 133 miles. May... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Police respond to Southwest Baltimore shooting300 shootings in the city this year — a 16 percent increase over this time last
Police respond to Southwest Baltimore shooting
Baltimore Sun / Posted an hour ago
300 shootings in the city this year — a 16 percent increase over this time last year. The shooting in the 500 block of Normandy in the Allendale area left shell casings in the street, and a detective stood over a pair of sneakers and clothes as... Read more
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The Young Witness
Short Cuts: Australian director Jonathan Teplitzky shoots Winston Churchill filmChurchill during a visit to Washington in 1953. Photo: Camera Press The produc
Short Cuts: Australian director Jonathan Teplitzky shoots Winston Churchill film
The Young Witness / Posted 4 hours ago
Churchill during a visit to Washington in 1953. Photo: Camera Press The producers describe D-Day, the Allied invasion of Normandy that began liberating northern Europe from Nazi control in 1944, as one of the most important moments in... Read more
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examiner.com
Foodie Fest Encinitas VIP Dinner at Coral Tree Farmscheese heaven. Brian Trout, from Half Pint Ciders, presented three ciders. The
Foodie Fest Encinitas VIP Dinner at Coral Tree Farms
examiner.com / Posted 5 hours ago
cheese heaven. Brian Trout, from Half Pint Ciders, presented three ciders. The first is Cidrerie Daufresne’s Poiré from Normandy, France. This pear cider is made from local pears of lower Normandy. It has a fine effervescence with pale, yet... Read more
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The Star
Strike holds up 38 oil tankers at France's biggest oil porthad been completely shut down due to the strike. Defrense said Total's managem
Strike holds up 38 oil tankers at France's biggest oil port
The Star / Posted 5 hours ago
had been completely shut down due to the strike. Defrense said Total's management has ordered non-striking workers at its Normandy refinery to reopen some pipes to allow products to flow to depots in the Paris region that had just two more days of... Read more
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Newsmax
Rep. French Hill: Time to Re-commit to War on Terrorthey in their lifetime must do the same." For President Reagan's generation, t
Rep. French Hill: Time to Re-commit to War on Terror
Newsmax / Posted 5 hours ago
they in their lifetime must do the same." For President Reagan's generation, that mentality was forged on the beaches of Normandy, on the islands in the Pacific, and in frozen misery at the Battle of the Bulge by the millions who stepped up and... Read more
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Breitbart
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Is Building a Panic Bunker at his Palo Alto FortressJohn Bassett: ‘When You Walk Those Beaches of Normandy, You Know What This Coun
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Is Building a Panic Bunker at his Palo Alto Fortress
Breitbart / Posted 5 hours ago
John Bassett: ‘When You Walk Those Beaches of Normandy, You Know What This Country Stands For’ John Bolton on Hiroshima: Harry Truman’s Morals ‘Apparently Didn’t Quite Make it Up to Barack Obama’s High Standards’ Congress Must Censure President... Read more
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Breitbart
John Bassett: ‘When You Walk Those Beaches of Normandy, You Know What This Country Stands For’company, joined Breitbart News Daily with SiriusXM host Stephen K. Bannon on Fr
John Bassett: ‘When You Walk Those Beaches of Normandy, You Know What This Country Stands For’
Breitbart / Posted 5 hours ago
company, joined Breitbart News Daily with SiriusXM host Stephen K. Bannon on Friday to talk about his experience visiting Normandy, as chronicled in his book Making It in America: A 12-Point Plan for Growing Your Business and Keeping Jobs at... Read more
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The Advocate
Council on Aging for May 26-June 2, 2016Donaldsonville CANASTA: 11:30 a.m., GonzalesMONDAY Closed for holidayTUESDAY
Council on Aging for May 26-June 2, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
Donaldsonville CANASTA: 11:30 a.m., GonzalesMONDAY Closed for holidayTUESDAY Chicken and sausage jambalaya, green peas, Normandy blend vegetables, whole-wheat bread, raisins YOGA: 8:15 a.m. and 9:15 a.m., Gonzales COUPON SWAP: 9 a.m., Gonzales... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Military athletes – we rememberto serve as a combat engineer. The Navy welcomed Yogi Berra and he proudly serv
Military athletes – we remember
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 6 hours ago
to serve as a combat engineer. The Navy welcomed Yogi Berra and he proudly served on a rocket launcher off the coast of Normandy days after D-Day. There were even umpires enlisted as Nestor Chylak earned a Purple Heart and Silver Star as an Army... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Never Trump— not for any of usdestroy us all to soothe the demons in his soul. Previous generations of Ameri
Never Trump— not for any of us
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 7 hours ago
destroy us all to soothe the demons in his soul. Previous generations of Americans-- those who stormed the beaches at Normandy and stood their ground against Pickett’s charge in Gettysburg-- paid the ultimate price for freedom. Previous... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Bad sport sparks ‘ridiculous drama’games. It’s also fine to limp around after you’ve cramped so they don’t come ba
Bad sport sparks ‘ridiculous drama’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 hours ago
games. It’s also fine to limp around after you’ve cramped so they don’t come back. But walking around like you just stormed Normandy is a bit much. Then, as the set progressed, it seemed that Cornet was doing what everyone had initially expected —... Read more
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The Border Mail
Le Boat has launched a new range of high-spec, self-drive boatssuch as Giverny, Les Andelys, Auvers-sur-Oise and Honfleur, with the chance to
Le Boat has launched a new range of high-spec, self-drive boats
The Border Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
such as Giverny, Les Andelys, Auvers-sur-Oise and Honfleur, with the chance to visit the D-Day landing beaches of Normandy. Phone 1300 780 231. See uniworldcruises.com.auOvernight escapades Azamara Club Cruises has announced a new range... Read more
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walesonline
D-Day landings hero John Davies awarded Legion d'Honneurpart in the D-Day landings. Then just 19, he was parachuted into France just a
D-Day landings hero John Davies awarded Legion d'Honneur
walesonline / Posted 9 hours ago
part in the D-Day landings. Then just 19, he was parachuted into France just after midnight on June 6 – hours before the Normandy landings. The teenager defended a crossroads to stop German reinforcements getting to the beaches where the... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Alfred Bonitifour years. He served his country during World War II with the U.S. Army, and
Alfred Boniti
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 10 hours ago
four years. He served his country during World War II with the U.S. Army, and took part in the United States Invasion of Normandy. After the service, Al worked as a serviceman for Home Furniture in Downtown Weirton for 43 years. He continued his... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Missing WW2 airplane found by underwater robotsaid the work prompted her to ask her family for more details about her late gr
Missing WW2 airplane found by underwater robot
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 10 hours ago
said the work prompted her to ask her family for more details about her late grandfather, a Navy diver who saw action in Normandy. Brown, an ocean engineer at Delaware, said he was reminded of his great uncle, a Marine who fought in Iwo Jima and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Labor protests escalate in Franceis hardening his tone? Well we're hardening our tone, too!" an organizer shoute
Labor protests escalate in France
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 hours ago
is hardening his tone? Well we're hardening our tone, too!" an organizer shouted into a loudspeaker at the Normandy Bridge, in northern France, where about 200 to 300 trade unionists and other protesters gathered to block... Read more
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The Columbian
French labor bill stirs widespread unrestis hardening his tone? Well we’re hardening our tone, too!” an organizer shoute
French labor bill stirs widespread unrest
The Columbian / Posted 19 hours ago
is hardening his tone? Well we’re hardening our tone, too!” an organizer shouted into a loudspeaker at the Normandy Bridge, in northern France, where some 200 to 300 trade unionists and other protesters gathered to block... Read more
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Boston Globe
Street clashes, oil blockades mark struggle over France’s economic futureis hardening his tone? Well we’re hardening our tone, too!’’ an organizer shout
Street clashes, oil blockades mark struggle over France’s economic future
Boston Globe / Posted 22 hours ago
is hardening his tone? Well we’re hardening our tone, too!’’ an organizer shouted into a loudspeaker at the Normandy Bridge in northern France, where some 200 to 300 trade unionists and other protesters gathered to block... Read more
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BBC News
Hinkley Point: French unions puts nuclear plant's future in doubtproblems in constructing nuclear power stations to similar designs elsewhere.
Hinkley Point: French unions puts nuclear plant's future in doubt
BBC News / Posted 23 hours ago
problems in constructing nuclear power stations to similar designs elsewhere. A plant being built by EDF at Flamanville in Normandy, northern France, has been hit by years of delays and spiralling costs. 'Red line' Furthermore, since the company... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
North County Police Cooperative takes to the court in youth outreach effortWELLSTON, MO (KTVI) - Outside the Normandy High School gymnasium was a line of
North County Police Cooperative takes to the court in youth outreach effort
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 23 hours ago
WELLSTON, MO (KTVI) - Outside the Normandy High School gymnasium was a line of North County Police Cooperative cars. That’s because these officers were taking it to the rim. “Twenty years ago we thought community policing was sitting in a car at the... Read more
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BC Local News
Thunderbird Show Park: Elite rider honed her craft at Langley equestrian centreAires, Argentina; Barcelona, Spain; and Aachen, Germany, as well as at the 2014
Thunderbird Show Park: Elite rider honed her craft at Langley equestrian centre
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
Aires, Argentina; Barcelona, Spain; and Aachen, Germany, as well as at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Normandy, France. Since she was a young girl, Foster has been drawn to show jumping, which she says is an appealing sport on... Read more
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USA Today
Honoring those lost is all we can do on Memorial Dayso we usually lead the missions.” Matthews had been assigned to another squadr
Honoring those lost is all we can do on Memorial Day
USA Today / Posted yesterday
so we usually lead the missions.” Matthews had been assigned to another squadron that was readying for the invasion of Normandy and was short on navigators. On April 25 he and some other new transfers were flown from their new base at Fulbeck... Read more
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EuroNews
Leaders ‘influenced Putin’ over Savchenko release, say Ukraine pilot’s lawyersconference on Thursday, the move was agreed the night beforehand in a phone con
Leaders ‘influenced Putin’ over Savchenko release, say Ukraine pilot’s lawyers
EuroNews / Posted yesterday
conference on Thursday, the move was agreed the night beforehand in a phone conversation between leaders from the so-called Normandy format – France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine – charged with resolving the conflict in eastern Ukraine. “You know,... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
The most annoying woman in tennisgames. It’s also fine to limp around after you’ve cramped so they don’t come ba
The most annoying woman in tennis
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted yesterday
games. It’s also fine to limp around after you’ve cramped so they don’t come back. But walking around like you just stormed Normandy is a bit much. Then, as the set progressed, it seemed that Cornet was doing what everyone had initially expected —... Read more
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Herald Sun
The most annoying woman in tennisgames. It’s also fine to limp around after you’ve cramped so they don’t come ba
The most annoying woman in tennis
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
games. It’s also fine to limp around after you’ve cramped so they don’t come back. But walking around like you just stormed Normandy is a bit much. Then, as the set progressed, it seemed that Cornet was doing what everyone had initially expected —... Read more
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The Washington Times
Milo Yiannopoulos protesters likened to D-Day troops by DePaul president Dennis Holtschneiderof DePaul University likens campus race activists that shut down a conservative
Milo Yiannopoulos protesters likened to D-Day troops by DePaul president Dennis Holtschneider
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
of DePaul University likens campus race activists that shut down a conservative event to troops who stormed the beaches of Normandy during World War II. Conservative pundit Milo Yiannopoulos was threatened with violence and hit in the face by a... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The most annoying woman in tennisgames. It’s also fine to limp around after you’ve cramped so they don’t come ba
The most annoying woman in tennis
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
games. It’s also fine to limp around after you’ve cramped so they don’t come back. But walking around like you just stormed Normandy is a bit much. Then, as the set progressed, it seemed that Cornet was doing what everyone had initially expected —... Read more
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Marshall Independent
WWII soldiers' remains to return to hometowns in MinnesotaDay weekend, nearly 72 years after their deaths. Navy machinist John Anderson
WWII soldiers' remains to return to hometowns in Minnesota
Marshall Independent / Posted yesterday
Day weekend, nearly 72 years after their deaths. Navy machinist John Anderson was killed at age 24 on the beaches of Normandy, France, on June 6, 1944, D-Day. Anderson's remains were disinterred from an unknown grave in a Normandy American... Read more
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Adelaide Now
The most annoying woman in tennisgames. It’s also fine to limp around after you’ve cramped so they don’t come ba
The most annoying woman in tennis
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
games. It’s also fine to limp around after you’ve cramped so they don’t come back. But walking around like you just stormed Normandy is a bit much. Then, as the set progressed, it seemed that Cornet was doing what everyone had initially expected —... Read more
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The Courier Mail
The most annoying woman in tennisgames. It’s also fine to limp around after you’ve cramped so they don’t come ba
The most annoying woman in tennis
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
games. It’s also fine to limp around after you’ve cramped so they don’t come back. But walking around like you just stormed Normandy is a bit much. Then, as the set progressed, it seemed that Cornet was doing what everyone had initially expected —... Read more
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Manning River Times
Short Cuts: Australian director Jonathan Teplitzky shoots Winston Churchill filmChurchill during a visit to Washington in 1953. Photo: Camera Press The produc
Short Cuts: Australian director Jonathan Teplitzky shoots Winston Churchill film
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
Churchill during a visit to Washington in 1953. Photo: Camera Press The producers describe D-Day, the Allied invasion of Normandy that began liberating northern Europe from Nazi control in 1944, as one of the most important moments in... Read more
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News 8000
WWII soldiers' remains to return to hometowns in MinnesotaDay weekend, nearly 72 years after their deaths. Navy machinist John Anderson
WWII soldiers' remains to return to hometowns in Minnesota
News 8000 / Posted yesterday
Day weekend, nearly 72 years after their deaths. Navy machinist John Anderson was killed at age 24 on the beaches of Normandy, France, on June 6, 1944, D-Day. Anderson's remains were disinterred from an unknown grave in a Normandy American... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Clashes, oil blockades over France's economic futureis hardening his tone? Well we're hardening our tone, too!" an organizer shoute
Clashes, oil blockades over France's economic future
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
is hardening his tone? Well we're hardening our tone, too!" an organizer shouted into a loudspeaker at the Normandy Bridge, in northern France, where some 200 to 300 trade unionists and other protesters gathered to block... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Clashes, oil blockades over France's economic futureis hardening his tone? Well we're hardening our tone, too!" an organizer shoute
Clashes, oil blockades over France's economic future
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted yesterday
is hardening his tone? Well we're hardening our tone, too!" an organizer shouted into a loudspeaker at the Normandy Bridge, in northern France, where some 200 to 300 trade unionists and other protesters gathered to block... Read more
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Boston Herald
Clashes, oil blockades over France's economic futureis hardening his tone? Well we're hardening our tone, too!" an organizer shoute
Clashes, oil blockades over France's economic future
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
is hardening his tone? Well we're hardening our tone, too!" an organizer shouted into a loudspeaker at the Normandy Bridge, in northern France, where some 200 to 300 trade unionists and other protesters gathered to block... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Clashes, oil blockades over France's economic futureis hardening his tone? Well we're hardening our tone, too!" an organizer shoute
Clashes, oil blockades over France's economic future
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
is hardening his tone? Well we're hardening our tone, too!" an organizer shouted into a loudspeaker at the Normandy Bridge, in northern France, where some 200 to 300 trade unionists and other protesters gathered to block... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Clashes, oil blockades over France's economic futureis hardening his tone? Well we're hardening our tone, too!" an organizer shoute
Clashes, oil blockades over France's economic future
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
is hardening his tone? Well we're hardening our tone, too!" an organizer shouted into a loudspeaker at the Normandy Bridge, in northern France, where some 200 to 300 trade unionists and other protesters gathered to block... Read more
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Orange County Register
French dock workers throw smoke bombs as union protests escalateis hardening his tone? Well we’re hardening our tone, too!” an organizer shoute
French dock workers throw smoke bombs as union protests escalate
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
is hardening his tone? Well we’re hardening our tone, too!” an organizer shouted into a loudspeaker at the Normandy Bridge, in northern France, where some 200 to 300 trade unionists and other protesters gathered to block... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Clashes, oil blockades over France's economic futureis hardening his tone? Well we're hardening our tone, too!" an organizer shoute
Clashes, oil blockades over France's economic future
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
is hardening his tone? Well we're hardening our tone, too!" an organizer shouted into a loudspeaker at the Normandy Bridge, in northern France, where some 200 to 300 trade unionists and other protesters gathered to block... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Clashes, oil blockades over France's economic futureis hardening his tone? Well we're hardening our tone, too!" an organizer shoute
Clashes, oil blockades over France's economic future
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
is hardening his tone? Well we're hardening our tone, too!" an organizer shouted into a loudspeaker at the Normandy Bridge, in northern France, where some 200 to 300 trade unionists and other protesters gathered to block... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Clashes, oil blockades over France's economic futureis hardening his tone? Well we're hardening our tone, too!" an organizer shoute
Clashes, oil blockades over France's economic future
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
is hardening his tone? Well we're hardening our tone, too!" an organizer shouted into a loudspeaker at the Normandy Bridge, in northern France, where some 200 to 300 trade unionists and other protesters gathered to block... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Riot police crack down on Paris protests against labour reformsPlace de la Nation as riot officers cordoned off protesters, some of whom compl
Riot police crack down on Paris protests against labour reforms
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
Place de la Nation as riot officers cordoned off protesters, some of whom complained of heavy-handed policing. In Caen in Normandy, the website Normandie Actu filmed what it called a case of police violence as an officer appeared to repeatedly... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Michel Roux Jr's Travelling Lifefor filming regularly around the UK and for my own work commitments. I go to Fr
Michel Roux Jr's Travelling Life
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
for filming regularly around the UK and for my own work commitments. I go to France frequently to visit family. I travel to Normandy to see my mum; Paris to visit aunties and cousins; the south of France to the house I own, and to go and see my... Read more
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Marshall Independent
WWII sailor's remains to return to his hometown of WillmarA public memorial service and interment will be held in Willmar on Saturday. A
WWII sailor's remains to return to his hometown of Willmar
Marshall Independent / Posted yesterday
A public memorial service and interment will be held in Willmar on Saturday. Anderson died at age 24 on the beaches of Normandy, France, on June 6, 1944. In 2015, his remains were disinterred from an unknown grave in a Normandy American... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
WWII sailor's remains to return to his hometown of WillmarA public memorial service and interment will be held in Willmar on Saturday. A
WWII sailor's remains to return to his hometown of Willmar
KTTC Rochester / Posted yesterday
A public memorial service and interment will be held in Willmar on Saturday. Anderson died at age 24 on the beaches of Normandy, France, on June 6, 1944. In 2015, his remains were disinterred from an unknown grave in a Normandy American... Read more
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SKY News
Paris Protests Turn 'Ugly' As Tear Gas Firedwere the Pont de Normandie and the Pont de Tancarville - the main routes from t
Paris Protests Turn 'Ugly' As Tear Gas Fired
SKY News / Posted yesterday
were the Pont de Normandie and the Pont de Tancarville - the main routes from the port of Le Havre heading south towards Normandy and Paris. These routes have reportedly re-opened but the dock city has been stormed by workers throwing smoke... Read more
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Philly.com
Missing WW2 airplane found by underwater robotsaid the work prompted her to ask her family for more details about her late gr
Missing WW2 airplane found by underwater robot
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
said the work prompted her to ask her family for more details about her late grandfather, a Navy diver who saw action in Normandy. Brown, an ocean engineer at Delaware, said he was reminded of his great uncle, a Marine who fought in Iwo Jima and... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
French dock workers throw smoke bombs as protests escalateis hardening his tone? Well we're hardening our tone, too!" an organizer shoute
French dock workers throw smoke bombs as protests escalate
KX TV North Dakota / Posted yesterday
is hardening his tone? Well we're hardening our tone, too!" an organizer shouted into a loudspeaker at the Normandy Bridge, in northern France, where some 200 to 300 trade unionists and other protesters gathered to block... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Protests escalate over French labor bill; prime minister open to changesmajority. “Valls is hardening his tone? Well were hardening our tone too!” an
Protests escalate over French labor bill; prime minister open to changes
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted yesterday
majority. “Valls is hardening his tone? Well were hardening our tone too!” an organizer shouted into a loudspeaker at the Normandy Bridge, where some 200 to 300 trade unionists and other protesters gathered to block traffic in one of many... Read more
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