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2014/08/27 19:09
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Dorothea Lange/Library of Congress For a singular image of the Great Depression and the roughness of those years, it's hard to do much better than Dorothea Lange's 1936 photograph of Florence Owens...
2014/08/27 19:09
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2014/08/27 01:36
2014/08/27 01:36
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It was a busy day in Pahrump for Nevada Representative Steven Horsford, who last week arrived here bearing gifts. Horsford, joined by District 36 Assemblyman James Oscarson and Nye County School...
2014/08/26 22:18
2014/08/26 22:18
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I t is a historical novel. It is a story about connection between historical figures. It is a story crafted from the creative imagination of a professor and writer as he weaves a tapestry around an...
2014/08/26 21:42
2014/08/26 21:42
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Mike Gorman's path to geekdom began early on. As a kid who was really into the space program, he hijacked his closet to create a space museum, complete with models, books and displays related to space...
2014/08/26 15:26
2014/08/26 15:26
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It’s the 123rd wedding anniversary of President Warren G. Harding and his wife Florence, which makes today a perfect day to discuss Harding’s sexy, intimate, and X-rated letters to his mistress. In...
2014/08/26 10:31
2014/08/26 10:31
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WAVERLY TWP. — The neighborhood group working to restore the oldest schoolhouse in Northeast Pennsylvania needs $100,000 to finish the project, its spokesman told supervisors Monday night. The...
2014/08/26 08:31
2014/08/26 08:31
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Pratt’s ‘Mother’ returns to Salem AMY J. BARRY, Special to The Day Publication: The Day Marble bust by renowned sculptor gifted to historical society This part of the state lays claim to two major...
2014/08/26 05:37
2014/08/26 05:37
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Seventy pages of reading for organic chemistry in two days? Done. The unabridged version of “Les Miserables” in under a week? Possible. A cover-to-cover cram of the biology textbook in the 14 hours...
2014/08/25 16:09
2014/08/25 16:09
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WASHINGTON (AP) - An enigmatic Civil War photo of a white man and a black slave, both in Confederate uniforms, has been donated to The Library of Congress. The Washington Post (http://wapo.st/XLSvQW...
2014/08/24 14:28
2014/08/24 14:28
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Pfafftown Purple Heart recipient adds his Vietnam experience to Veterans History Project Mike Mabe, wearing his original dog tags from his military service in Vietnam, sits in front of his computer...
2014/08/24 14:19
2014/08/24 14:19
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A blanket of clouds forms around the United States Capitol. On Aug. 24, 1814, the British burned the U.S. Capitol and the White House among other buildings. (Matt McClain/The Washington Post) 7 a.m.,...
2014/08/24 05:17
2014/08/24 05:17
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Monday marks the 70th anniversary of the Liberation of France. North Carolina resident Donn Smith, a cousin of Kelly, traveled with his wife to France in June. On a gray, rainy day, they took a subway...
2014/08/23 20:35
2014/08/23 20:35
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NASHVILLE - Social studies textbooks are on the way to becoming history. In a growing number of school districts across the USA, education officials are declining to purchase new versions and instead...
2014/08/23 18:16
2014/08/23 18:16
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... Remember those shiny discs that played music before your iPod came along? Well, future generations may miss out on the classic '90s tunes they hold—and a whole lot more. It turns out CDs are...
2014/08/22 15:53
2014/08/22 15:53
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Watching the new Blu-ray/DVD set "Chaplin's Mutual Comedies" is a revelation because one can witness a master filmmaker coming of age. Charlie Chaplin introduced his beloved, baggy-panted Tramp in...
2014/08/22 15:04
2014/08/22 15:04
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Frank Rose, who served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and reached the rank of second class petty officer at the time of his discharge, was presented six medals for his service at a ceremony...
2014/08/22 13:34
2014/08/22 13:34
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Keith Sharon, who spent 20 years working with the Orange County Register, has been named sports editor of The Oregonian. Sharon worked at the Orange County Register as a reporter, web editor and...
2014/08/22 05:19
2014/08/22 05:19
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ASCAP President and Chairman Paul Williams announced today that the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers will confer its singular, once-in-a-century ASCAP Centennial Awards, to a...
2014/08/22 03:19
2014/08/22 03:19
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... a woodcut; on view soon at the Goethe Institut. (Franca Bartholomaei) Franca Bartholomaei knows about the kinship of irreconcilables. “The terrible and the silly often lie close...
2014/08/21 23:17
2014/08/21 23:17
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Carla Hayden is one of Baltimore's best-known book lovers, one who has spent 21 years at the helm of the city's Enoch Pratt Free Library. When the busy bibliophile takes time off to travel, she...
2014/08/27 19:09
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