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The Lewistown Sentinel
10 things you may not know about Philadelphiathere. Its role in the Revolution isn't clear, but it did become a symbol for a
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 51 minutes ago
there. Its role in the Revolution isn't clear, but it did become a symbol for abolitionists and then of unity after the Civil War. And by then, it was cracked too badly to ring clearly. It's still on display near Independence Hall. ALL... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Tomlinson Park 19th-century campers don’t mind heatChris Johnson, of Company G, 27th Virginia Infantry, inspects the unit’s rifles
Tomlinson Park 19th-century campers don’t mind heat
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 55 minutes ago
Chris Johnson, of Company G, 27th Virginia Infantry, inspects the unit’s rifles at Tomlinson Run State Park on Saturday. The Civil War re-enactment group out of Wheeling comes to Hancock County every year. (Photo by Stephen Huba) Dan Filbert, of... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Great summer reads for hot and hazy daysFirst from Shelley Shepard Gray is a new historical novel, "The Loyal Heart."
Great summer reads for hot and hazy days
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
First from Shelley Shepard Gray is a new historical novel, "The Loyal Heart." In prison during the Civil War, a group of soldiers made a promise to take care of their loved ones if a member of their group cannot. And now Robert plans on making good... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
LECTURE - "Fighting the Civil War . . " CalendarLECTURE - "Fighting the Civil War . . "Tue, August 2, 2016 @ 7:00PM August 02
LECTURE - "Fighting the Civil War . . " Calendar
Altoona Mirror / Posted an hour ago
LECTURE - "Fighting the Civil War . . "Tue, August 2, 2016 @ 7:00PM August 02 – Central PA Civil War Round Table: "Fighting the Civil War: Historical Treasures and Artifacts of the Conflict” Mr. Wayne Mott, CEO of the National Civil War Museum in... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Summer concerts continue in the park"Theme from 'Schindler's List,'" from the motion picture, then the "Ashokan Far
Summer concerts continue in the park
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted an hour ago
"Theme from 'Schindler's List,'" from the motion picture, then the "Ashokan Farewell," from the PBS television series "The Civil War." Guest conductor for this concert will be Josh Barlage from Des Moines. Barlage is the current conductor of... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
10 things you may not know about Philadelphiathere. Its role in the Revolution isn't clear, but it did become a symbol for a
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
there. Its role in the Revolution isn't clear, but it did become a symbol for abolitionists and then of unity after the Civil War. And by then, it was cracked too badly to ring clearly. It's still on display near Independence Hall. ALL... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Ken Dixon: Black lives that mattered to shaping statedown there because it is my absolute favorite thing in the entire 1878 building
Ken Dixon: Black lives that mattered to shaping state
Connecticut Post / Posted an hour ago
down there because it is my absolute favorite thing in the entire 1878 building, which itself is a homage to the Civil War. Recently the State Capitol Preservation & Restoration Commission — currently an all-white group of a dozen... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Roundhouse faces identity crisisof a railroad strike near the turn of the last century. The structure that stan
Roundhouse faces identity crisis
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 2 hours ago
of a railroad strike near the turn of the last century. The structure that stands today was reconstructed after the end of the Civil War from 1866 to 1872. The Berkeley County Roundhouse Authority, a board charged with preserving, developing and... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in Historyare 160 days left in the year. On July 24, 1866, Tennessee became the first st
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
are 160 days left in the year. On July 24, 1866, Tennessee became the first state to be readmitted to the Union after the Civil War. In 1783, Latin American revolutionary Simon Bolivar (see-MOHN' boh-LEE'-vahr) was born in Caracas,... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Author Doster to give talk on Elijah Clarkeand artifacts since childhood. His collecting interests include Georgia obsolet
Author Doster to give talk on Elijah Clarke
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 2 hours ago
and artifacts since childhood. His collecting interests include Georgia obsolete currency from the colonial period through the Civil War, pre-1920 Georgia picture postcards, Confederate documents, early Georgia letters, Confederate soldiers’... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Ken Dixon: Black lives that mattered to shaping statedown there because it is my absolute favorite thing in the entire 1878 building
Ken Dixon: Black lives that mattered to shaping state
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 hours ago
down there because it is my absolute favorite thing in the entire 1878 building, which itself is a homage to the Civil War. Recently the State Capitol Preservation & Restoration Commission — currently an all-white group of a dozen... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
History on the Street Saunter heldand stroll down St. George Street, talking with and educating visitors and loca
History on the Street Saunter held
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 3 hours ago
and stroll down St. George Street, talking with and educating visitors and locals about the city’s history. Seventeen re-enactors representing eras from the founding of St. Augustine in 1565 through the Civil War participated in Saturday’... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Woman who died on Appalachian Trail has a lesson for us all: Keep movingaround the time when much wilderness was tamed, Moor says. The concept of hikin
Woman who died on Appalachian Trail has a lesson for us all: Keep moving
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 hours ago
around the time when much wilderness was tamed, Moor says. The concept of hiking as tourism developed both before and after the Civil War as people began worrying that they were losing touch with the American spirit, getting weak and feeling... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Carver Prairie is dedicatedCarver Prairie was named in honor of Newton County native, Dr. George Washingto
Carver Prairie is dedicated
The Neosho Daily News / Posted 3 hours ago
Carver Prairie was named in honor of Newton County native, Dr. George Washington Carver. Born into slavery at the end of the Civil War, Carver grew to become one of America's most famous scientists and educators.The land that was dedicated... Read more
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/Film
Spider-Man: Homecoming Comic Con Footage Confirms Vultureis now in science class not paying attention. Instead he is watching a video on
Spider-Man: Homecoming Comic Con Footage Confirms Vulture
/Film / Posted 3 hours ago
is now in science class not paying attention. Instead he is watching a video on youtube, footage of giant man from the Civil War airport battle. The teacher notices that he’s not paying attention. Cut to woman studies class. Peter talks... Read more
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IGN
Marvel Announces Inhumans vs. X-Men and Civil War II: The Oaththen dropped some pretty surprising news concerning the newly-revealed Hydra ag
Marvel Announces Inhumans vs. X-Men and Civil War II: The Oath
IGN / Posted 6 hours ago
then dropped some pretty surprising news concerning the newly-revealed Hydra agent, Captain America, and how he fits into the Civil War II conflict. “There are some things in Civil War II that Steve may have his finger prints on more than you... Read more
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Daily Herald
Blue, gray clash again at Lombard re-enactmentto Lombard's Four Seasons Park a firsthand taste of what it was like to serve i
Blue, gray clash again at Lombard re-enactment
Daily Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
to Lombard's Four Seasons Park a firsthand taste of what it was like to serve in the Union and Confederate armies during the Civil War. Sponsored by the Lombard Historical Society, the annual re-enactment opened Saturday and will continue Sunday... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Loran Smith: Irish have made the world a better placeregret of the English rule. The eternal curse of the Irish, he noted, was to “p
Loran Smith: Irish have made the world a better place
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
regret of the English rule. The eternal curse of the Irish, he noted, was to “put bandy legs on the Queen.” Considering the Civil War and its aftermath in this country, you become aware that it was always a source of emotional pride to castigate... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Australian Red Cross man warns Ukraine teeters on brink of health crisisRed Cross volunteer Mike Denison has just returned from the civil-war-torn east
Australian Red Cross man warns Ukraine teeters on brink of health crisis
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 hours ago
Red Cross volunteer Mike Denison has just returned from the civil-war-torn east of Ukraine, a part of the world never particularly prosperous and now torn apart by a "frozen conflict". The Red Cross is there to help in a crisis but the locals fear... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Sunday, July 24, 2016news headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Two Esperance fisher
Sunday, July 24, 2016
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 hours ago
news headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Two Esperance fishermen had close encounters with sharks on the North west coast last month. Photo: Josh Butterworth State of the nation Need a national news snapshot first thing?... Read more
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The Young Witness
Australian Red Cross man warns Ukraine teeters on brink of health crisisRed Cross volunteer Mike Denison has just returned from the civil-war-torn east
Australian Red Cross man warns Ukraine teeters on brink of health crisis
The Young Witness / Posted 8 hours ago
Red Cross volunteer Mike Denison has just returned from the civil-war-torn east of Ukraine, a part of the world never particularly prosperous and now torn apart by a "frozen conflict". The Red Cross is there to help in a crisis but the locals fear... Read more
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The Young Witness
State of the nation | Sunday, July 24, 2016news headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Two Esperance fisher
State of the nation | Sunday, July 24, 2016
The Young Witness / Posted 8 hours ago
news headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Two Esperance fishermen had close encounters with sharks on the North west coast last month. Photo: Josh Butterworth State of the nation Need a national news snapshot first thing?... Read more
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Western Advocate
Australian Red Cross man warns Ukraine teeters on brink of health crisisRed Cross volunteer Mike Denison has just returned from the civil-war-torn east
Australian Red Cross man warns Ukraine teeters on brink of health crisis
Western Advocate / Posted 8 hours ago
Red Cross volunteer Mike Denison has just returned from the civil-war-torn east of Ukraine, a part of the world never particularly prosperous and now torn apart by a "frozen conflict". The Red Cross is there to help in a crisis but the locals fear... Read more
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Western Advocate
State of the nation | Sunday, July 24, 2016news headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Two Esperance fisher
State of the nation | Sunday, July 24, 2016
Western Advocate / Posted 8 hours ago
news headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Two Esperance fishermen had close encounters with sharks on the North west coast last month. Photo: Josh Butterworth State of the nation Need a national news snapshot first thing?... Read more
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Kiama Independent
State of the nation | Sunday, July 24, 2016news headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Two Esperance fisher
State of the nation | Sunday, July 24, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 8 hours ago
news headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Two Esperance fishermen had close encounters with sharks on the North west coast last month. Photo: Josh Butterworth State of the nation Need a national news snapshot first thing?... Read more
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Manning River Times
Sunday, July 24, 2016news headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Two Esperance fisher
Sunday, July 24, 2016
Manning River Times / Posted 8 hours ago
news headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Two Esperance fishermen had close encounters with sharks on the North west coast last month. Photo: Josh Butterworth State of the nation Need a national news snapshot first thing?... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
State of the nation | Sunday, July 24, 2016news headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Two Esperance fisher
State of the nation | Sunday, July 24, 2016
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 8 hours ago
news headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Two Esperance fishermen had close encounters with sharks on the North west coast last month. Photo: Josh Butterworth State of the nation Need a national news snapshot first thing?... Read more
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The North West Star
Sunday, July 24, 2016news headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Two Esperance fisher
Sunday, July 24, 2016
The North West Star / Posted 8 hours ago
news headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Two Esperance fishermen had close encounters with sharks on the North west coast last month. Photo: Josh Butterworth State of the nation Need a national news snapshot first thing?... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Australian Red Cross man warns Ukraine teeters on brink of health crisisRed Cross volunteer Mike Denison has just returned from the civil-war-torn east
Australian Red Cross man warns Ukraine teeters on brink of health crisis
Daily Liberal / Posted 8 hours ago
Red Cross volunteer Mike Denison has just returned from the civil-war-torn east of Ukraine, a part of the world never particularly prosperous and now torn apart by a "frozen conflict". The Red Cross is there to help in a crisis but the locals fear... Read more
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Daily Liberal
State of the nation | Sunday, July 24, 2016news headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Two Esperance fisher
State of the nation | Sunday, July 24, 2016
Daily Liberal / Posted 8 hours ago
news headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Two Esperance fishermen had close encounters with sharks on the North west coast last month. Photo: Josh Butterworth State of the nation Need a national news snapshot first thing?... Read more
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The Border Mail
Sunday, July 24, 2016news headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Two Esperance fisher
Sunday, July 24, 2016
The Border Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
news headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Two Esperance fishermen had close encounters with sharks on the North west coast last month. Photo: Josh Butterworth State of the nation Need a national news snapshot first thing?... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Railroad museum event in Ellicott City recalls Dorsey's role in Civil WarThe role of six dozen Howard County African-Americans who served as Union soldi
Railroad museum event in Ellicott City recalls Dorsey's role in Civil War
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 hours ago
The role of six dozen Howard County African-Americans who served as Union soldiers in the U.S. Colored Troops during the Civil War will be commemorated July 30 in Ellicott City on the 152nd anniversary of the Battle of the Crater — an ambitious... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Australian Red Cross man warns Ukraine teeters on brink of health crisisRed Cross volunteer Mike Denison has just returned from the civil-war-torn east
Australian Red Cross man warns Ukraine teeters on brink of health crisis
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 hours ago
Red Cross volunteer Mike Denison has just returned from the civil-war-torn east of Ukraine, a part of the world never particularly prosperous and now torn apart by a "frozen conflict". The Red Cross is there to help in a crisis but the locals fear... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
State of the nation | Sunday, July 24, 2016news headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Two Esperance fisher
State of the nation | Sunday, July 24, 2016
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 hours ago
news headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Two Esperance fishermen had close encounters with sharks on the North west coast last month. Photo: Josh Butterworth State of the nation Need a national news snapshot first thing?... Read more
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The Courier
State of the nation | Sunday, July 24, 2016news headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Two Esperance fisher
State of the nation | Sunday, July 24, 2016
The Courier / Posted 8 hours ago
news headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Two Esperance fishermen had close encounters with sharks on the North west coast last month. Photo: Josh Butterworth State of the nation Need a national news snapshot first thing?... Read more
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The Telegraph
Remains of the daylever. Samad's son, Abdul Satar, was an apprentice in his father's photo shop -
Remains of the day
The Telegraph / Posted 8 hours ago
lever. Samad's son, Abdul Satar, was an apprentice in his father's photo shop - but when heavy fighting broke out during the civil war years, he was forced to relocate to Peshawar. Today, Satar has moved into the digital era; until very recently,... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice presidentwithin the opposition ranks grew into the current split. There is also strong o
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice president
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 10 hours ago
within the opposition ranks grew into the current split. There is also strong opposition to Taban among powerful militia groups who fought on Kiir's side during the civil war in oil-rich Unity state, home to both Taban and Machar.Other Wo... Read more
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York Daily Record
Can you ID these 2 mysterious scenes of York, Pa.?Planning Commission will entertain discussion on its draft Heritage Preservatio
Can you ID these 2 mysterious scenes of York, Pa.?
York Daily Record / Posted 10 hours ago
Planning Commission will entertain discussion on its draft Heritage Preservation Plan on Tuesday, July 26. Baseball in the Civil War ... . Vintage base ball player Mike DiPaolo discusses how the game was played during the days of the Civil... Read more
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USA Today
This year, it’s Zika virus; but what about next year?next month. (Photo: Getty Images) For example, outbreaks of polio, measles and
This year, it’s Zika virus; but what about next year?
USA Today / Posted 11 hours ago
next month. (Photo: Getty Images) For example, outbreaks of polio, measles and hepatitis A have appeared in Syria as the civil war there drags on. In a connected world, diseases can leak over borders and into transportation hubs. According... Read more
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Salon.com
10 things you may not know about Philadelphiathere. Its role in the Revolution isn’t clear, but it did become a symbol for a
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia
Salon.com / Posted 11 hours ago
there. Its role in the Revolution isn’t clear, but it did become a symbol for abolitionists and then of unity after the Civil War. And by then, it was cracked too badly to ring clearly. It’s still on display near Independence Hall. ALL... Read more
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Salon.com
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice presidentdivisions within the opposition ranks grew into the current split. There is als
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice president
Salon.com / Posted 13 hours ago
divisions within the opposition ranks grew into the current split. There is also strong opposition to Taban among powerful militia groups who fought on Kiir’s side during the civil war in oil-rich Unity state, home to both Tab... Read more
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Daily Herald
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice presidentdivisions within the opposition ranks grew into the current split. There is als
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice president
Daily Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
divisions within the opposition ranks grew into the current split. There is also strong opposition to Taban among powerful militia groups who fought on Kiir's side during the civil war in oil-rich Unity state, home to both Tab... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
10 things you may not know about Philadelphiathere. Its role in the Revolution isn't clear, but it did become a symbol for a
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 13 hours ago
there. Its role in the Revolution isn't clear, but it did become a symbol for abolitionists and then of unity after the Civil War. And by then, it was cracked too badly to ring clearly. It's still on display near Independence Hall. ALL... Read more
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dna
Sri Lanka's rights situation improved but challenges remainmeets international standards," the report said. Reconciliation countries have
Sri Lanka's rights situation improved but challenges remain
dna / Posted 14 hours ago
meets international standards," the report said. Reconciliation countries have been on in the country since the end of the civil war in 2009. According to the UN figures, up to 40,000 Tamil civilians were killed by security forces during the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice presidentthe current split. There is also strong opposition to Deng among powerful milit
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice president
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 15 hours ago
the current split. There is also strong opposition to Deng among powerful militia groups who fought on Kiir's side during the civil war in oil-rich Unity state, home to both Deng and Machar. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights... Read more
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Boston Herald
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice presidentdivisions within the opposition ranks grew into the current split. There is als
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice president
Boston Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
divisions within the opposition ranks grew into the current split. There is also strong opposition to Deng among powerful militia groups who fought on Kiir's side during the civil war in oil-rich Unity state, home to both... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice presidentthe current split. There is also strong opposition to Deng among powerful milit
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice president
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 15 hours ago
the current split. There is also strong opposition to Deng among powerful militia groups who fought on Kiir's side during the civil war in oil-rich Unity state, home to both Deng and Machar. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice presidentdivisions within the opposition ranks grew into the current split. There is als
South Sudan armed opposition claims to remove vice president
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 15 hours ago
divisions within the opposition ranks grew into the current split. There is also strong opposition to Deng among powerful militia groups who fought on Kiir's side during the civil war in oil-rich Unity state, home to both... Read more
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Missoula Independent
Robert M. Brown Signingto see you and the children soon. Please beat them for me. I hope to return to
Robert M. Brown Signing
Missoula Independent / Posted 16 hours ago
to see you and the children soon. Please beat them for me. I hope to return to beautiful New Jersey in time to be killed in the Civil War. Your cousin and husband, Corporal Lucius Macorn 1861. Montana Territory. Academic and author Robert M.... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
How sympathetic whites are helping to fuel racial changeLives', poses next to a statue of the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Regiment, wh
How sympathetic whites are helping to fuel racial change
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 hours ago
Lives', poses next to a statue of the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Regiment, which was comprised of black soldiers during the Civil War, in Boston. Some white Americans say they're being spurred to action by the shootings of black men by officers... Read more
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