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Illawarra Mercury
Top 10 must-try American foodsfood on the West Coast (In-N-Out Burger) to fine dining in New York (The Spotte
Top 10 must-try American foods
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 10 hours ago
food on the West Coast (In-N-Out Burger) to fine dining in New York (The Spotted Pig). But only one place is recognised by the Library of Congress as being the birthplace of hamburgers: New Haven, Connecticut. The year was 1900 and the... Read more
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The Courier
Top 10 must-try American foodsfood on the West Coast (In-N-Out Burger) to fine dining in New York (The Spotte
Top 10 must-try American foods
The Courier / Posted 10 hours ago
food on the West Coast (In-N-Out Burger) to fine dining in New York (The Spotted Pig). But only one place is recognised by the Library of Congress as being the birthplace of hamburgers: New Haven, Connecticut. The year was 1900 and the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Top 10 must-try American foodsfood on the West Coast (In-N-Out Burger) to fine dining in New York (The Spotte
Top 10 must-try American foods
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 10 hours ago
food on the West Coast (In-N-Out Burger) to fine dining in New York (The Spotted Pig). But only one place is recognised by the Library of Congress as being the birthplace of hamburgers: New Haven, Connecticut. The year was 1900 and the... Read more
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The Young Witness
Top 10 must-try American foodsfood on the West Coast (In-N-Out Burger) to fine dining in New York (The Spotte
Top 10 must-try American foods
The Young Witness / Posted 10 hours ago
food on the West Coast (In-N-Out Burger) to fine dining in New York (The Spotted Pig). But only one place is recognised by the Library of Congress as being the birthplace of hamburgers: New Haven, Connecticut. The year was 1900 and the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Top 10 must-try American foodsfood on the West Coast (In-N-Out Burger) to fine dining in New York (The Spotte
Top 10 must-try American foods
Western Advocate / Posted 10 hours ago
food on the West Coast (In-N-Out Burger) to fine dining in New York (The Spotted Pig). But only one place is recognised by the Library of Congress as being the birthplace of hamburgers: New Haven, Connecticut. The year was 1900 and the... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Top 10 must-try American foodsfood on the West Coast (In-N-Out Burger) to fine dining in New York (The Spotte
Top 10 must-try American foods
Kiama Independent / Posted 10 hours ago
food on the West Coast (In-N-Out Burger) to fine dining in New York (The Spotted Pig). But only one place is recognised by the Library of Congress as being the birthplace of hamburgers: New Haven, Connecticut. The year was 1900 and the... Read more
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Manning River Times
Top 10 must-try American foodsfood on the West Coast (In-N-Out Burger) to fine dining in New York (The Spotte
Top 10 must-try American foods
Manning River Times / Posted 11 hours ago
food on the West Coast (In-N-Out Burger) to fine dining in New York (The Spotted Pig). But only one place is recognised by the Library of Congress as being the birthplace of hamburgers: New Haven, Connecticut. The year was 1900 and the... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Top 10 must-try American foodsfood on the West Coast (In-N-Out Burger) to fine dining in New York (The Spotte
Top 10 must-try American foods
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 11 hours ago
food on the West Coast (In-N-Out Burger) to fine dining in New York (The Spotted Pig). But only one place is recognised by the Library of Congress as being the birthplace of hamburgers: New Haven, Connecticut. The year was 1900 and the... Read more
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The North West Star
Top 10 must-try American foodsfood on the West Coast (In-N-Out Burger) to fine dining in New York (The Spotte
Top 10 must-try American foods
The North West Star / Posted 11 hours ago
food on the West Coast (In-N-Out Burger) to fine dining in New York (The Spotted Pig). But only one place is recognised by the Library of Congress as being the birthplace of hamburgers: New Haven, Connecticut. The year was 1900 and the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Top 10 must-try American foodsfood on the West Coast (In-N-Out Burger) to fine dining in New York (The Spotte
Top 10 must-try American foods
Daily Liberal / Posted 11 hours ago
food on the West Coast (In-N-Out Burger) to fine dining in New York (The Spotted Pig). But only one place is recognised by the Library of Congress as being the birthplace of hamburgers: New Haven, Connecticut. The year was 1900 and the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Photographer sues Getty Images for $1 billion after she's billed for her own phototo chronicle for posterity the life of the nation in the early 21st century. Sh
Photographer sues Getty Images for $1 billion after she's billed for her own photo
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
to chronicle for posterity the life of the nation in the early 21st century. She’s donating her work to the public via the Library of Congress, which has called her act “one of the greatest acts of generosity in the history of the Library.” The... Read more
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International Business Times
Getty Images face $1bn lawsuit for illegally selling images meant for free usage on IBTimes UK: Carol M Highsmith has been providing photographs showing people
Getty Images face $1bn lawsuit for illegally selling images meant for free usage
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
on IBTimes UK: Carol M Highsmith has been providing photographs showing people and places in the United States to the Library of Congress since 1988 for the general public to use at charge, and in her lawsuit, she alleges that Getty Images... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Ashley Burns one of 16 nationally selected for Mount Vernon Leadership Fellows programwe visited many places including the National Mall monuments of course, the Hol
Ashley Burns one of 16 nationally selected for Mount Vernon Leadership Fellows program
The Neosho Daily News / Posted yesterday
we visited many places including the National Mall monuments of course, the Holocaust Museum, the National Cathedral, the Library of Congress, and many more. Perhaps some of my favorite places besides Mount Vernon were the Basilica of the... Read more
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OJornal News
A taste of Funchal: escape from the noise and crowds at the museum’s courtyardthe following year. The museum was included in the Local Legacies Project in co
A taste of Funchal: escape from the noise and crowds at the museum’s courtyard
OJornal News / Posted 2 days ago
the following year. The museum was included in the Local Legacies Project in commemoration of the Bicentennial of the Library of Congress 1800-2000. Visitors can tour the facility on Sundays from 1 to 4 p.m. from the months of May through... Read more
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CNET
Acclaimed photog suing Getty for $1B for copyright infringementphoto agency of copyright infringement. Carol Highsmith/Library of Congress H
Acclaimed photog suing Getty for $1B for copyright infringement
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
photo agency of copyright infringement. Carol Highsmith/Library of Congress Highsmith has been providing her images to the Library of Congress since 1988 for use by the general public for no charge. "The defendants have apparently... Read more
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CNET
Acclaimed photog suing Getty for $1B for copyright infringementphoto agency of copyright infringement. Carol Highsmith/Library of Congress H
Acclaimed photog suing Getty for $1B for copyright infringement
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
photo agency of copyright infringement. Carol Highsmith/Library of Congress Highsmith has been providing her images to the Library of Congress since 1988 for use by the general public for no charge. "The defendants have apparently... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Sandy Pearlman produced Clash Blue Oyster Cult dead at 72Black Sabbath and the Dictators, and in 1978 produced the Clash's "Give 'Em Eno
Sandy Pearlman produced Clash Blue Oyster Cult dead at 72
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 3 days ago
Black Sabbath and the Dictators, and in 1978 produced the Clash's "Give 'Em Enough Rope," widely regarded as one of the greatest punk albums. More recently, he served as a member of the Library of Congress' preservation board.Other Entertainment... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Sandy Pearlman, produced Clash, Blue Oyster Cult, dead at 72"Give 'Em Enough Rope." More recently, he was a tour promoter, head of the alt
Sandy Pearlman, produced Clash, Blue Oyster Cult, dead at 72
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
"Give 'Em Enough Rope." More recently, he was a tour promoter, head of the alternative label 415 Records and a member of the Library of Congress' preservation board. He was also an executive with one of the first companies to sell music online,... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Sandy Pearlman, produced Clash, Blue Oyster Cult, dead at 72"Give 'Em Enough Rope." More recently, he was a tour promoter, head of the alt
Sandy Pearlman, produced Clash, Blue Oyster Cult, dead at 72
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
"Give 'Em Enough Rope." More recently, he was a tour promoter, head of the alternative label 415 Records and a member of the Library of Congress' preservation board. He was also an executive with one of the first companies to sell music online,... Read more
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Salon.com
Sandy Pearlman, produced Clash, Blue Oyster Cult, dead at 72Cult. He later managed Black Sabbath and the Dictators, and in 1978 produced th
Sandy Pearlman, produced Clash, Blue Oyster Cult, dead at 72
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
Cult. He later managed Black Sabbath and the Dictators, and in 1978 produced the Clash’s “Give ‘Em Enough Rope,” widely regarded as one of the greatest punk albums. More recently, he served as a member of the Library of Congress’ preservation b... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Sandy Pearlman, produced Clash, Blue Oyster Cult, dead at 72Clash's "Give 'Em Enough Rope," widely regarded as one of the greatest punk alb
Sandy Pearlman, produced Clash, Blue Oyster Cult, dead at 72
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 3 days ago
Clash's "Give 'Em Enough Rope," widely regarded as one of the greatest punk albums. More recently, he served as a member of the Library of Congress' preservation board. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Sandy Pearlman, produced Clash, Blue Oyster Cult, dead at 72Cult. He later managed Black Sabbath and the Dictators, and in 1978 produced th
Sandy Pearlman, produced Clash, Blue Oyster Cult, dead at 72
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 days ago
Cult. He later managed Black Sabbath and the Dictators, and in 1978 produced the Clash's "Give 'Em Enough Rope," widely regarded as one of the greatest punk albums. More recently, he served as a member of the Library of Congress' preservation b... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Sandy Pearlman, produced Clash, Blue Oyster Cult, dead at 72Clash's "Give 'Em Enough Rope," widely regarded as one of the greatest punk alb
Sandy Pearlman, produced Clash, Blue Oyster Cult, dead at 72
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 days ago
Clash's "Give 'Em Enough Rope," widely regarded as one of the greatest punk albums. More recently, he served as a member of the Library of Congress' preservation board. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Sandy Pearlman, produced Clash, Blue Oyster Cult, dead at 72Clash's "Give 'Em Enough Rope," widely regarded as one of the greatest punk alb
Sandy Pearlman, produced Clash, Blue Oyster Cult, dead at 72
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 3 days ago
Clash's "Give 'Em Enough Rope," widely regarded as one of the greatest punk albums. More recently, he served as a member of the Library of Congress' preservation board. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Sandy Pearlman, produced Clash, Blue Oyster Cult, dead at 72Clash's "Give 'Em Enough Rope," widely regarded as one of the greatest punk alb
Sandy Pearlman, produced Clash, Blue Oyster Cult, dead at 72
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
Clash's "Give 'Em Enough Rope," widely regarded as one of the greatest punk albums. More recently, he served as a member of the Library of Congress' preservation board. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Sandy Pearlman, produced Clash, Blue Oyster Cult, dead at 72Cult. He later managed Black Sabbath and the Dictators, and in 1978 produced th
Sandy Pearlman, produced Clash, Blue Oyster Cult, dead at 72
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
Cult. He later managed Black Sabbath and the Dictators, and in 1978 produced the Clash's "Give 'Em Enough Rope," widely regarded as one of the greatest punk albums. More recently, he served as a member of the Library of Congress' preservation b... Read more
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express
Black Sabbath, The Clash and Blue Oyster Cult managing producer Sandy Pearlman dies at 72money for his media bills. Duncan said: “[Pearlman was] a poet, producer, song
Black Sabbath, The Clash and Blue Oyster Cult managing producer Sandy Pearlman dies at 72
express / Posted 3 days ago
money for his media bills. Duncan said: “[Pearlman was] a poet, producer, songwriter, manager, label owner, member of the Library of Congress preservation board, professor of music and philosophy at McGill and University of Toronto.”Related... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Library of Congress to Preserve DNC Social Media Platformsshut down the channels," Heckenberger told the Philadelphia Business Journal.
Library of Congress to Preserve DNC Social Media Platforms
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 5 days ago
shut down the channels," Heckenberger told the Philadelphia Business Journal. But one call changed that. "I heard from the Library of Congress and they are going to preserve the website and archive it," she said. "And it sounds like the social... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Senate confirms Carla Hayden as 14th Librarian of CongressEnoch Pratt Free Library system in Baltimore and a former president of the Amer
Senate confirms Carla Hayden as 14th Librarian of Congress
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
Enoch Pratt Free Library system in Baltimore and a former president of the American Library Association. Her appointment at the Library of Congress is for 10 years. “This is truly a great honor to be nominated by President Obama and confirmed by... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lewis Hine: Master of the documentary photographhis entire collection of nearly 10,000 prints and negatives was accepted by the
Lewis Hine: Master of the documentary photograph
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
his entire collection of nearly 10,000 prints and negatives was accepted by the George Eastman House in Rochester, N.Y., and today, the Library of Congress holds more than 5,000 of his prints. Tim Higgins is a freelance writer. Jodi Duckett, ed... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Army nurse’s recollections of World War II preserved for posterity in Ventura interviewin perpetuity Saturday with the Veterans History Project, which collects vetera
Army nurse’s recollections of World War II preserved for posterity in Ventura interview
Ventura County Star / Posted 7 days ago
in perpetuity Saturday with the Veterans History Project, which collects veterans' wartime memories for archive with the Library of Congress. Mike Farrar, director of the Veterans History Project and an emergency services volunteer for the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Lawmakers object to the Library of Congress replacing the term ‘illegal alien’at the Coalition for Immigration Reform, Equality and Dreamers, and they have s
Lawmakers object to the Library of Congress replacing the term ‘illegal alien’
The Seattle Times / Posted 7 days ago
at the Coalition for Immigration Reform, Equality and Dreamers, and they have spent more than two years petitioning the Library of Congress to remove “illegal alien” from its subject headings. As a result, the library began the relabeling... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Bookmarks: Signings, releases, storytimesfor night owl early birds, then holding a ticketed Potter Party from 11 a.m. to
Bookmarks: Signings, releases, storytimes
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
for night owl early birds, then holding a ticketed Potter Party from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. Stephen King will headline the Library of Congress National Book Festival Sept. 24 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C.... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Munich gunman raised locally, no ties to Islamic Stateto find out how the 18-year-old got the firearm used in the attack in a country
Munich gunman raised locally, no ties to Islamic State
Bdnews24.com / Posted 7 days ago
to find out how the 18-year-old got the firearm used in the attack in a country whose gun control system is described by the Library of Congress as being "among the most stringent in Europe." "The investigation is still trying to determine where... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Happy National Vanilla Ice Cream Day!to the United States after discovering it while in France. Jefferson’s handwrit
Happy National Vanilla Ice Cream Day!
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 7 days ago
to the United States after discovering it while in France. Jefferson’s handwritten recipe from the 1780’s can be found at the Library of Congress and the ice cream it’s self is sold at Mt. Rushmore. If a trip to South Dakota to get the original... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Making history: Lab records every bolt on historic carsnational laboratory in Allentown, Pa. Painstakingly lit and photographed from e
Making history: Lab records every bolt on historic cars
Detroit Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
national laboratory in Allentown, Pa. Painstakingly lit and photographed from every possible angle, the photos will become the Library of Congress’s official record of the 1967 Camaro. The car is the latest addition to the National Register of... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
EFF Lawsuit Takes on DMCA Section 1201to communicate, underpin our financial transactions, and secure our most privat
EFF Lawsuit Takes on DMCA Section 1201
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 8 days ago
to communicate, underpin our financial transactions, and secure our most private medical information. Despite this work being vital for all of our safety, Green had to seek an exemption from the Library of Congress last year for his security resear... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Proper sendoffwas presented with a special recognition for his long list of accomplishments p
Proper sendoff
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
was presented with a special recognition for his long list of accomplishments placed in the Congressional Record for the Library of Congress. Waters was the acting captain in 1995 followed by captain (1996), fire division chief (2005) and... Read more
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The Washington Times
Library of Congress hit by ‘massive and sophisticated’ cyberattackThe Library of Congress said its computer systems are running normally again af
Library of Congress hit by ‘massive and sophisticated’ cyberattack
The Washington Times / Posted 9 days ago
The Library of Congress said its computer systems are running normally again after being targeted for days in a “massive and sophisticated” cyberattack. Starting Sunday morning, access to government services and websites including Congress.gov and... Read more
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Tom's Hardware
EFF Sues U.S. Government So People Can Tinker With Their Electronic Deviceshow their computer or electronic device works. However, last year, he as well a
EFF Sues U.S. Government So People Can Tinker With Their Electronic Devices
Tom's Hardware / Posted 9 days ago
how their computer or electronic device works. However, last year, he as well as many other security experts had to call on the Library of Congress to grant an exception to the DMCA for security research. Even if these exceptions are granted, they... Read more
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The Hill
EFF: Controversial copyright law unconstitutionalquicker caught if auto owners could tinker with the software that runs cars. T
EFF: Controversial copyright law unconstitutional
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
quicker caught if auto owners could tinker with the software that runs cars. There is some recourse. Every three years, the Library of Congress hears arguments to create temporary exemptions to the DMCA. In fact, in the last round of rulemaking,... Read more
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The Mercury News
'March King' was also 'Capitan' of operattasonly known materials for the show are Sousa's manuscript score and a very poor
'March King' was also 'Capitan' of operattas
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
only known materials for the show are Sousa's manuscript score and a very poor quality and incomplete set of parts at the Library of Congress donated by Sousa's daughter," he adds. "A gentleman by the name of Jerold Fischer of New York City... Read more
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The Hill
After 4-day cyberattack, Library of Congress returning to normalThe Library of Congress computer systems have returned to normal after facing a
After 4-day cyberattack, Library of Congress returning to normal
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
The Library of Congress computer systems have returned to normal after facing a three-day long cyber attack. Library Director of Communications Gayle Osterberg would not comment about the origin of the attack, but praised the IT departments efforts... Read more
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CircleID
US Congress Website Recovers from a Crippling 3-Day DNS Attackand operated by the United States Congress are recovering from a three-day DNS
US Congress Website Recovers from a Crippling 3-Day DNS Attack
CircleID / Posted 10 days ago
and operated by the United States Congress are recovering from a three-day DNS attack. Adam Mazmanian reporting in FCW: "The Library of Congress was the target of a denial-of-service attack that has knocked out Congress.gov and the U.S. Copyright... Read more
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SKY News
Humanity Could Be 'Backed Up' On Space Chipdata to be encoded then transmitted via laser to any target in space. Everythi
Humanity Could Be 'Backed Up' On Space Chip
SKY News / Posted 10 days ago
data to be encoded then transmitted via laser to any target in space. Everything from DNA blueprints to the contents of the Library of Congress could be encoded and fired by laser. The project's founders say that as the universe is infinite,... Read more
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York Daily Record
Hanover Junction, Free Press 1973, Part 1simple in those days, and I think there was something important going on for th
Hanover Junction, Free Press 1973, Part 1
York Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
simple in those days, and I think there was something important going on for these photographs, now in the collections of the Library of Congress and National Archives, to have been taken at all. As far as the individuals at the station, looking... Read more
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Daily Mail
Laser propelled chips to take DNA and every book to the starsand the team aims to boost their capacity each year as technology advances. Su
Laser propelled chips to take DNA and every book to the stars
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
and the team aims to boost their capacity each year as technology advances. Such chips could carry the entire contents of the Library of Congress, a video message from everyone on Earth or virtually any other type of data. The first chips are set... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
We apologize for erroneous column1970, it had already been circulating for about twenty-five years. The Times re
We apologize for erroneous column
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 11 days ago
1970, it had already been circulating for about twenty-five years. The Times reported that neither the National Archives, the Library of Congress, nor university libraries had a copy of any such document. When Montana senator Lee Metcalf looked... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Morgan County students attend 4-H Washington eventincludes a day on Capitol Hill, where delegates see the U.S. Capitol, meet with
Morgan County students attend 4-H Washington event
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
includes a day on Capitol Hill, where delegates see the U.S. Capitol, meet with legislators from their state, and tour the Library of Congress and the Supreme Court. CWF participants begin to explore and define what it means to be a good... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Washington news in briefto be having another boy," Cotton said Wednesday. No name has been selected.
Washington news in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
to be having another boy," Cotton said Wednesday. No name has been selected. Educator gets time in nation's library The Library of Congress selected a Van Buren educator to participate in its Teaching with Primary Sources Summer Teacher... Read more
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