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Daily Mail
Angelina Jolie in talks to play Afghanistan war hero Major Hagarpublication claims the Oscar winner is in talks to play real life Afghanistan w
Angelina Jolie in talks to play Afghanistan war hero Major Hagar
Daily Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
publication claims the Oscar winner is in talks to play real life Afghanistan war hero Major Mary Jennings Hagar in TriStar's Shoot Like a Girl. New role? Angelina Jolie is in talks to play real life Afghanistan war hero Major Mary Jennings... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Nor-Cal veterans charity gets donated HQ, but museum still in the workswill soon become the future home of the Joseph P. Gonzales WWII Memorial buildi
Nor-Cal veterans charity gets donated HQ, but museum still in the works
The Record Searchlight / Posted yesterday
will soon become the future home of the Joseph P. Gonzales WWII Memorial building in Anderson. The Northern California Veterans Museum and Heritage Center will have a new headquarters for its administrators and storing items after a local... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Copley trustees increase cemetery capacity with columbariumone triple gravesite and a few single gravesites remaining for sale, Mitchell s
Copley trustees increase cemetery capacity with columbarium
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 2 days ago
one triple gravesite and a few single gravesites remaining for sale, Mitchell said. Additional space is reserved for veterans, he said. The columbarium, custom-manufactured by Stone Future Inc., of Georgia, will take four to five months to... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Legion should oppose Trumpwar hero, because he was captured. 2. Not respecting the ultimate sacrifice of
Legion should oppose Trump
Lake Placid News / Posted 2 days ago
war hero, because he was captured. 2. Not respecting the ultimate sacrifice of Capt. Kahn. Both war heros, both American veterans. As I had previously said, Marcy Post should go on record with national American Legion headquarters, calling out... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Jordan Clarkson on Lakers’ life without KobeMANILA, Philippines – The Los Angeles Lakers may be missing their most tested a
Jordan Clarkson on Lakers’ life without Kobe
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – The Los Angeles Lakers may be missing their most tested and decorated star this season, but Filipino-American Jordan Clarkson believes the coming season still packs excitement. "I think it's going to be fun," he said during the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Salmon in full force in the Sacramento RiverBlue Fox spinners, or running T55 FlatFish with a sardine wrap. Bank anglers ar
Salmon in full force in the Sacramento River
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
Blue Fox spinners, or running T55 FlatFish with a sardine wrap. Bank anglers are tossing spinners or drifting beads. Star Bend has been a hot spot for shore fishermen. Striper fishing is slow, although some large fish are being caught on... Read more
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The Maui News
Disbanded group honored along with fallen soldiersTo honor those who never came home, veterans founded organizations aimed at hel
Disbanded group honored along with fallen soldiers
The Maui News / Posted 4 days ago
To honor those who never came home, veterans founded organizations aimed at helping their communities the way their fallen comrades "would have done had they returned." Now, after 70 years of service, one of these organizations, the Maui AJA... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
'What we went through'sent to the United States for treatment, and recovered at an Army hospital at S
'What we went through'
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
sent to the United States for treatment, and recovered at an Army hospital at Santa Fe, New Mexico. On Nov. 23, 1945, the Purple Heart recipient received his discharge from the Army and was sent home to Eldon, still carrying bits of shrapnel... Read more
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FOX News
Wwii Veteran Awarded Purple Heart 72 Years After He Was Woundedfor one Marine veteran until Wednesday. That’s when 91-year-old Indianapolis r
Wwii Veteran Awarded Purple Heart 72 Years After He Was Wounded
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
for one Marine veteran until Wednesday. That’s when 91-year-old Indianapolis resident Junior Howell finally received his Purple Heart medal – 72 years to the day after he was wounded fighting the Japanese on Peleliu island, The Indianapolis Star... Read more
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Billboard
Meet 2016 Latin Grammys Best New Artist Nominees Esteman, Sophia Abrahão & MoreMexican regional singer Joss Favela, Chile's "prince of pop" Alex Anwandter, bo
Meet 2016 Latin Grammys Best New Artist Nominees Esteman, Sophia Abrahão & More
Billboard / Posted 8 days ago
Mexican regional singer Joss Favela, Chile's "prince of pop" Alex Anwandter, border town band The Chamanas, Brazilian pop star Sophia Abrahão, Calle 13's Ileana Cabra, among others. If you're not very familiar with these names, Billboard's got... Read more
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The News & Observer
Widow leaves sculpture at Vietnam Wall that shows the tragic effects of warThe sculpture was packed in bubble wrap inside a taped-up box and was wheeled o
Widow leaves sculpture at Vietnam Wall that shows the tragic effects of war
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
The sculpture was packed in bubble wrap inside a taped-up box and was wheeled on a dolly to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial one day last month by three people who looked to be in their 60s. They asked Al Gallant, a volunteer guide, if it was OK to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Sculpture left by widow at Vietnam Wall shows the tragic effects of warThe sculpture was packed in bubble wrap inside a taped-up box and was wheeled o
Sculpture left by widow at Vietnam Wall shows the tragic effects of war
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
The sculpture was packed in bubble wrap inside a taped-up box and was wheeled on a dolly to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial one day last month by three people who looked to be in their 60s. They asked Al Gallant, a volunteer guide, if it was okay to... Read more
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Lake County Journal
Family and friends mourn Antioch WWII veteran who found his closureTwo years ago, at an emotional ceremony at the Lake County Veterans Memorial at
Family and friends mourn Antioch WWII veteran who found his closure
Lake County Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Two years ago, at an emotional ceremony at the Lake County Veterans Memorial at the College of Lake County in Grayslake, Army Staff Sgt. Trinca got to meet the young man’s family, including his son, who was just an infant when his father died. He... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Veterans note POW/MIA DayThe veterans home was the site of an annual Prisoners of War/Missing in Action
Veterans note POW/MIA Day
Altoona Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
The veterans home was the site of an annual Prisoners of War/Missing in Action Remembrance Ceremony, co-sponsored by the home and the Van Zandt VA Medical Center in Altoona. "It's really nice to be able to co-sponsor this event," VA Associate... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
September 16company, in exchange for an 80-percent stake in the company. The Treasury event
September 16
KTXS Abilene / Posted 15 days ago
company, in exchange for an 80-percent stake in the company. The Treasury eventually upped its stake to 92.1 percent before starting to sell off its stock in May 2011. The government had sold all of its stake in the company by the end of... Read more
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KECI Missoula
September 16company, in exchange for an 80-percent stake in the company. The Treasury event
September 16
KECI Missoula / Posted 15 days ago
company, in exchange for an 80-percent stake in the company. The Treasury eventually upped its stake to 92.1 percent before starting to sell off its stock in May 2011. The government had sold all of its stake in the company by the end of... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
On this day: September 16company, in exchange for an 80-percent stake in the company. The Treasury event
On this day: September 16
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 15 days ago
company, in exchange for an 80-percent stake in the company. The Treasury eventually upped its stake to 92.1 percent before starting to sell off its stock in May 2011. The government had sold all of its stake in the company by the end of... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
September 16company, in exchange for an 80-percent stake in the company. The Treasury event
September 16
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 15 days ago
company, in exchange for an 80-percent stake in the company. The Treasury eventually upped its stake to 92.1 percent before starting to sell off its stock in May 2011. The government had sold all of its stake in the company by the end of... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
September 16company, in exchange for an 80-percent stake in the company. The Treasury event
September 16
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 15 days ago
company, in exchange for an 80-percent stake in the company. The Treasury eventually upped its stake to 92.1 percent before starting to sell off its stock in May 2011. The government had sold all of its stake in the company by the end of... Read more
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KNAC.COM
THE DEAD DAISIESback and do another show with the HOLLYWOOD VAMPIRES, a one-off. So we went ove
THE DEAD DAISIES
KNAC.COM / Posted 15 days ago
back and do another show with the HOLLYWOOD VAMPIRES, a one-off. So we went over and we did that and then we immediately started rehearsing for the tour and we went back over to Europe and I think, God, we did every festival except for... Read more
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Black Press USA
Rep. Charles Rangel Reflects on Stellar Political CareerBlack Caucus, the first Black chair of the highly-influential House Ways and Me
Rep. Charles Rangel Reflects on Stellar Political Career
Black Press USA / Posted 16 days ago
Black Caucus, the first Black chair of the highly-influential House Ways and Means Committee, the recipient of both a Purple Heart and Bronze Star for service in the U.S. Army, and the former New York State Assembly member who successfully... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Visionary Arkansans 201620 are people with bold visions. Lauren Haynes has not yet met Alice Walton, t
Visionary Arkansans 2016
Arkansas Times / Posted 16 days ago
20 are people with bold visions. Lauren Haynes has not yet met Alice Walton, the founder and patron of the museum where, starting in October, Haynes will be installed as curator of contemporary art. But she's seen examples of Walton's sensibility... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Thomas J. Mattieonly a short time before being severely wounded while engaged in hand-to-hand c
Thomas J. Mattie
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 18 days ago
only a short time before being severely wounded while engaged in hand-to-hand combat, he managed to be awarded three Purple Heart medals, a Bronze Star with V for Valor, and a Silver Star, as well as other awards. His wounds, loss of a leg,... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Patriot Day honors military, safety forcesand spouses of those killed while serving the nation. Guest speaker Herm Breue
Patriot Day honors military, safety forces
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
and spouses of those killed while serving the nation. Guest speaker Herm Breuer, who served in the Iraq War and received a Purple Heart, presented recognition to military safety forces and veterans: l Kelley Kibbey served in the U.S Air Force as... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
NFL player wears patriotic shoes despite fine threatWilliamson on the chest during team warmups, when he was wearing plain white cl
NFL player wears patriotic shoes despite fine threat
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 18 days ago
Williamson on the chest during team warmups, when he was wearing plain white cleats, like his teammates. Williamson’s star-spangled blue cleats with red- and white-striped Nike swooshes were airbrushed by True Blue Customs in Lexington, Ky.... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
NFL player wears patriotic shoes despite fine threatWilliamson on the chest during team warmups, when he was wearing plain white cl
NFL player wears patriotic shoes despite fine threat
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 18 days ago
Williamson on the chest during team warmups, when he was wearing plain white cleats, like his teammates. Williamson’s star-spangled blue cleats with red- and white-striped Nike swooshes were airbrushed by True Blue Customs in Lexington, Ky.... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
NFL player wears patriotic shoes despite fine threatWilliamson on the chest during team warmups, when he was wearing plain white cl
NFL player wears patriotic shoes despite fine threat
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 18 days ago
Williamson on the chest during team warmups, when he was wearing plain white cleats, like his teammates. Williamson’s star-spangled blue cleats with red- and white-striped Nike swooshes were airbrushed by True Blue Customs in Lexington, Ky.... Read more
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11 News Houston
NFL player wears patriotic shoes despite fine threatWilliamson on the chest during team warmups, when he was wearing plain white cl
NFL player wears patriotic shoes despite fine threat
11 News Houston / Posted 18 days ago
Williamson on the chest during team warmups, when he was wearing plain white cleats, like his teammates. Williamson’s star-spangled blue cleats with red- and white-striped Nike swooshes were airbrushed by True Blue Customs in Lexington, Ky.... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
NFL player wears patriotic shoes despite fine threatWilliamson on the chest during team warmups, when he was wearing plain white cl
NFL player wears patriotic shoes despite fine threat
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 19 days ago
Williamson on the chest during team warmups, when he was wearing plain white cleats, like his teammates. Williamson’s star-spangled blue cleats with red- and white-striped Nike swooshes were airbrushed by True Blue Customs in Lexington, Ky.... Read more
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Fortune
Donald Trump’s Coming Clash With the Military Generalsis Donald Trump’s obliviousness to that distinction that upsets many who wear a
Donald Trump’s Coming Clash With the Military Generals
Fortune / Posted 19 days ago
is Donald Trump’s obliviousness to that distinction that upsets many who wear a uniform. Trump polls well among veterans as a whole, since they are more likely than the rest of the electorate to be older, white, and male. But his support... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
NFL player wears patriotic shoes despite fine threatWilliamson on the chest during team warmups, when he was wearing plain white cl
NFL player wears patriotic shoes despite fine threat
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 19 days ago
Williamson on the chest during team warmups, when he was wearing plain white cleats, like his teammates. Williamson’s star-spangled blue cleats with red- and white-striped Nike swooshes were airbrushed by True Blue Customs in Lexington, Ky.... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
NFL player wears patriotic shoes despite fine threatWilliamson on the chest during team warmups, when he was wearing plain white cl
NFL player wears patriotic shoes despite fine threat
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 19 days ago
Williamson on the chest during team warmups, when he was wearing plain white cleats, like his teammates. Williamson’s star-spangled blue cleats with red- and white-striped Nike swooshes were airbrushed by True Blue Customs in Lexington, Ky.... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
NFL player wears patriotic shoes despite fine threatWilliamson on the chest during team warmups, when he was wearing plain white cl
NFL player wears patriotic shoes despite fine threat
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 19 days ago
Williamson on the chest during team warmups, when he was wearing plain white cleats, like his teammates. Williamson’s star-spangled blue cleats with red- and white-striped Nike swooshes were airbrushed by True Blue Customs in Lexington, Ky.... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
NFL player wears patriotic shoes despite fine threatWilliamson on the chest during team warmups, when he was wearing plain white cl
NFL player wears patriotic shoes despite fine threat
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 19 days ago
Williamson on the chest during team warmups, when he was wearing plain white cleats, like his teammates. Williamson’s star-spangled blue cleats with red- and white-striped Nike swooshes were airbrushed by True Blue Customs in Lexington, Ky.... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
NFL player wears patriotic shoes despite fine threatWilliamson on the chest during team warmups, when he was wearing plain white cl
NFL player wears patriotic shoes despite fine threat
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 19 days ago
Williamson on the chest during team warmups, when he was wearing plain white cleats, like his teammates. Williamson’s star-spangled blue cleats with red- and white-striped Nike swooshes were airbrushed by True Blue Customs in Lexington, Ky.... Read more
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USA Today
Titans' Avery Williamson wears patriotic shoes despite fine threatWilliamson on the chest during team warmups, when he was wearing plain white cl
Titans' Avery Williamson wears patriotic shoes despite fine threat
USA Today / Posted 19 days ago
Williamson on the chest during team warmups, when he was wearing plain white cleats, like his teammates. Williamson’s star-spangled blue cleats with red- and white-striped Nike swooshes were airbrushed by True Blue Customs in Lexington, Ky.... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Veterans NewsArticle Tools Seeking veterans If you were or a member of your family was fro
Veterans News
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
Article Tools Seeking veterans If you were or a member of your family was from Lackawanna County, in the military and based at Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941, contact the 9/11 Memorial Committee at charliespano8@gmail.com or 570-342-5390; on... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Real Heroes Are Deadand moved into the new one. Susan got rid of her collection of antiques, her ch
The Real Heroes Are Dead
The New Yorker / Posted 20 days ago
and moved into the new one. Susan got rid of her collection of antiques, her china, her crystal. Rick, too, wanted to start fresh. One day, as they were unpacking, Susan found a framed shadow box filled with medals and military... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
VeteransArticle Tools Seeking veterans If you were or a member of your family was fro
Veterans
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
Article Tools Seeking veterans If you were or a member of your family was from Lackawanna County, in the military and based at Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941, contact the 9/11 Memorial Committee at charliespano8@gmail.com or 570-342-5390; on... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
From Little Italy, Tiffin, to seeing the Enola GayCounty weekly newspaper, the Open Market. From 1999-2003, the Lillys did a ser
From Little Italy, Tiffin, to seeing the Enola Gay
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
County weekly newspaper, the Open Market. From 1999-2003, the Lillys did a series of stories based on interviews of local veterans of World War II, Korea and Vietnam. Joe's story was meaningful to Percy Lilly, also a World War II veteran,... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Police unions vow to pay NFL fine if Titans' Avery Williamson wears 9/11 cleatshave Avery Williamson’s back. The groups have offered to pay a fine levied by
Police unions vow to pay NFL fine if Titans' Avery Williamson wears 9/11 cleats
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 20 days ago
have Avery Williamson’s back. The groups have offered to pay a fine levied by the NFL against Williamson if the Titans’ starting linebacker goes through with his original plan to honor those who died on Sept. 11, 2001, by wearing custom... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Police unions vow to pay NFL fine if Titans' Avery Williamson wears 9/11 cleatshave Avery Williamson’s back. The groups have offered to pay a fine levied by
Police unions vow to pay NFL fine if Titans' Avery Williamson wears 9/11 cleats
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 20 days ago
have Avery Williamson’s back. The groups have offered to pay a fine levied by the NFL against Williamson if the Titans’ starting linebacker goes through with his original plan to honor those who died on Sept. 11, 2001, by wearing custom... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Esopus Vietnam War hero still remembered 50 years laterQuang Nam Province, along the south central coast of the China Sea. Roughly on
Esopus Vietnam War hero still remembered 50 years later
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 20 days ago
Quang Nam Province, along the south central coast of the China Sea. Roughly one hundred neighbors joined with officials, veterans, students, and Reilly’s relatives, to participate in a flag ceremony Saturday morning, honoring PFC Reilly’s service... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Police unions vow to pay NFL fine if Titans' Avery Williamson wears 9/11 cleatshave Avery Williamson’s back. The groups have offered to pay a fine levied by
Police unions vow to pay NFL fine if Titans' Avery Williamson wears 9/11 cleats
Detroit Free Press / Posted 20 days ago
have Avery Williamson’s back. The groups have offered to pay a fine levied by the NFL against Williamson if the Titans’ starting linebacker goes through with his original plan to honor those who died on Sept. 11, 2001, by wearing custom... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Police unions vow to pay NFL fine if Titans' Avery Williamson wears 9/11 cleatshave Avery Williamson’s back. The groups have offered to pay a fine levied by
Police unions vow to pay NFL fine if Titans' Avery Williamson wears 9/11 cleats
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 20 days ago
have Avery Williamson’s back. The groups have offered to pay a fine levied by the NFL against Williamson if the Titans’ starting linebacker goes through with his original plan to honor those who died on Sept. 11, 2001, by wearing custom... Read more
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USA Today
Police unions vow to pay NFL fine if Titans' Avery Williamson wears 9/11 cleatshave Avery Williamson’s back. The groups have offered to pay a fine levied by
Police unions vow to pay NFL fine if Titans' Avery Williamson wears 9/11 cleats
USA Today / Posted 20 days ago
have Avery Williamson’s back. The groups have offered to pay a fine levied by the NFL against Williamson if the Titans’ starting linebacker goes through with his original plan to honor those who died on Sept. 11, 2001, by wearing custom... Read more
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USA Today
NFL squashes Titans linebacker Avery Williamson's plan to honor 9/11 victimsThe NFL squashed Titans starting linebacker Avery Williamson’s plan to use fanc
NFL squashes Titans linebacker Avery Williamson's plan to honor 9/11 victims
USA Today / Posted 21 days ago
The NFL squashed Titans starting linebacker Avery Williamson’s plan to use fancy footwear to honor those who died on Sept. 11, 2001. Williamson was going to wear custom patriotic cleats during the Titans’ home opener against the Vikings on Sunday,... Read more
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The Providence Journal
High school football: D-II previewthe school’s second straight Division II state title, including All-State quart
High school football: D-II preview
The Providence Journal / Posted 22 days ago
the school’s second straight Division II state title, including All-State quarterback Adam Romano. But with a good mix of veterans on defense and some talented newcomers on offense, the Quakers are still one of the top contenders for the DII state... Read more
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The Forward
Retired Jewish General Organized Pro-Donald Trump Military Statementwith his command of U.S. forces in Berlin when the Wall came down in 1989. Amon
Retired Jewish General Organized Pro-Donald Trump Military Statement
The Forward / Posted 23 days ago
with his command of U.S. forces in Berlin when the Wall came down in 1989. Among the medals he has earned is the Bronze Star, the Silver Star and the Purple Heart. Shachnow is also on the board of advisers of the Jewish Institute for National... Read more
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JTA
Meet the Holocaust survivor who organized the generals’ endorsement of Trumpwith his command of U.S. forces in Berlin when the Wall came down in 1989. Amon
Meet the Holocaust survivor who organized the generals’ endorsement of Trump
JTA / Posted 23 days ago
with his command of U.S. forces in Berlin when the Wall came down in 1989. Among the medals he has earned is the Bronze Star, the Silver Star and the Purple Heart. Shachnow is also on the board of advisers of the Jewish Institute for National... Read more
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