U.S. military on Memorial Day

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KCEN-TV
Must watch: These teachers ‘aren't too sad' about school being outto bring a smile to your face. BATESVILLE, Miss. – This is sure to bring a smi
Must watch: These teachers ‘aren't too sad' about school being out
KCEN-TV / Posted 14 minutes ago
to bring a smile to your face. BATESVILLE, Miss. – This is sure to bring a smile to your face. Johnny Depp Rocks Out at Concert Amid Wife Amber Heard's Abuse AllegationsJohnny Depp Rocks Out at Concert Amid Wife Amber Heard's Abuse... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Scouts salute vetsNearly 200 people gathered under bright sun and humidity to honor the military
Scouts salute vets
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 22 minutes ago
Nearly 200 people gathered under bright sun and humidity to honor the military dead and place flags at their markers Saturday morning at the National Cemetery on 1711 National Avenue.The cemetery is the scene of a Memorial Day service every year... Read more
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The Morning Call
Politics as UsualRoy rides again, offering a tweet on paranoia Remember Roy Afflerbach, the for
Politics as Usual
The Morning Call / Posted 47 minutes ago
Roy rides again, offering a tweet on paranoia Remember Roy Afflerbach, the former Allentown mayor who saddled the city with disruptive and costly police and firefighter contracts? Yeah, that Roy Afflerbach. He may have left town after his early... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos | 05.28.16 | News & Observer A woman holds her dachshund dressed as a viking, d
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 50 minutes ago
05.28.16 | News & Observer A woman holds her dachshund dressed as a viking, during a dachshund parade in St.Petersburg, Russia, Saturday, May 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky) Dmitri LovetskyAP North Carolina's Vikram... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knoxville Scouts decorate veterans’ graves for Memorial DayDaniel Hoffmeister, 17, decorates veterans' graves for Memorial Day with other
Knoxville Scouts decorate veterans’ graves for Memorial Day
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 51 minutes ago
Daniel Hoffmeister, 17, decorates veterans' graves for Memorial Day with other Boy Scouts and volunteers at the Knoxville National Cemetery on Saturday, May 28, 2016. (CAITIE MCMEKIN/NEWS SENTINEL) Army veteran Sue Leaver decorates veterans' graves... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama's visitThe survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearing grand
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama's visit
Chicago Tribune / Posted 58 minutes ago
The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearing grand vows to rid the world of nuclear weapons. They just don't usually come directly from the leader of the country that dropped the bomb on them in the first place. On... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visitBy FOSTER KLUG and KAORI HITOMI Associated Press Published: May 28, 2016 12:00
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted an hour ago
By FOSTER KLUG and KAORI HITOMI Associated Press Published: May 28, 2016 12:00 AM HIROSHIMA, Japan (AP) -- The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearing grand vows... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Ark. woman's 'hot mugshot' is the internet's latest obsessionJohnny Depp Rocks Out at Concert Amid Wife Amber Heard's Abuse AllegationsJohnn
Ark. woman's 'hot mugshot' is the internet's latest obsession
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Johnny Depp Rocks Out at Concert Amid Wife Amber Heard's Abuse AllegationsJohnny Depp Rocks Out at Concert Amid Wife Amber Heard's Abuse Allegations Johnny Depp seemed the picture of rock star cool as he played guitar onstage in Portugal with his... Read more
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NJ.com
Free Fleet Week events tomorrow Liberty State ParkIf you are looking to mark Memorial Day and don't want to go any further than J
Free Fleet Week events tomorrow Liberty State Park
NJ.com / Posted an hour ago
If you are looking to mark Memorial Day and don't want to go any further than Jersey City, you can go to Liberty State Park tomorrow and see attractions by the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard as part of Fleet Week New York. Tomorrow's events at Liberty... Read more
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Deseret News
Bomb survivors feel both wonder and doubt after Obama visit— The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearing gra
Bomb survivors feel both wonder and doubt after Obama visit
Deseret News / Posted an hour ago
— The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearing grand vows to rid the world of nuclear weapons. They just don't usually come directly from the leader of the country that dropped the bomb on them in the first... Read more
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The Columbian
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit— The survivors of the world’s first atomic bomb attack are used to hearing gra
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit
The Columbian / Posted an hour ago
— The survivors of the world’s first atomic bomb attack are used to hearing grand vows to rid the world of nuclear weapons. They just don’t usually come directly from the leader of the country that dropped the bomb on them in the first... Read more
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OregonLive.com
For many veterans, the small battles continueMemorial Day, for those who observe it, is a day to reflect on the sacrifice of
For many veterans, the small battles continue
OregonLive.com / Posted an hour ago
Memorial Day, for those who observe it, is a day to reflect on the sacrifice of men and women who served in uniform and who have passed to the next world. We tend to think of it in connection with places like Ypres, Bastogne and Khe Sanh, where great... Read more
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Breitbart
WATCH: Army Rangers Release Video for ‘I’m Gonna Miss You’ Memorial Day TributeBeing deployed in Afghanistan did not stop First Lt. Andrew Yacovone and First
WATCH: Army Rangers Release Video for ‘I’m Gonna Miss You’ Memorial Day Tribute
Breitbart / Posted an hour ago
Being deployed in Afghanistan did not stop First Lt. Andrew Yacovone and First Lt. Justin Wright of the band Interstate 10 from releasing a music video for their Memorial Day tribute song, “I’m Gonna Miss You.” The song, which was recorded in... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Mount Vernon boy gets emotional over littering MOUNT VERNON -- Life is full of hard truths and this little guy just learned
Mount Vernon boy gets emotional over littering
KCEN-TV / Posted 2 hours ago
MOUNT VERNON -- Life is full of hard truths and this little guy just learned one about littering. MOUNT VERNON -- Life is full of hard truths and this... Read more
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Philly.com
Laurel Hill Cemetery's legendary Norway maple 'witness tree' is felled160 years of Philadelphia history, and a favorite spot for tourists and history
Laurel Hill Cemetery's legendary Norway maple 'witness tree' is felled
Philly.com / Posted 2 hours ago
160 years of Philadelphia history, and a favorite spot for tourists and history buffs. Ulysses S. Grant, Benjamin Harrison and Rutherford B. Hayes - all Civil War generals and U.S. Presidents - were once sheltered beneath its branches at Laurel... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama's visitThe survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearing grand
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama's visit
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearing grand vows to rid the world of nuclear weapons. They just don't usually come directly from the leader of the country that dropped the bomb on them in the first place. On... Read more
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Breitbart
Theologian: World War II Was ‘Undoubtedly a Just War’Speaking with Breitbart’s Executive Chairman Stephen K. Bannon Friday, ethical
Theologian: World War II Was ‘Undoubtedly a Just War’
Breitbart / Posted 2 hours ago
Speaking with Breitbart’s Executive Chairman Stephen K. Bannon Friday, ethical expert and theologian Dr. Thomas D. Williams said that from the perspective of America’s involvement, World War II undoubtedly satisfied all the conditions to be... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visitU.S. President Barack Obama hugs Shigeaki Mori, an atomic bomb survivor and a c
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 2 hours ago
U.S. President Barack Obama hugs Shigeaki Mori, an atomic bomb survivor and a creator of the memorial for American WWII POWs killed in Hiroshima, during a ceremony at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima, western, Japan, Friday, May 27, 2016.... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Events to mark Memorial Day Monday (Photo source: Erin Buchanan/KTBS 3 News) Several events in Shreveport and B
Events to mark Memorial Day Monday
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 2 hours ago
(Photo source: Erin Buchanan/KTBS 3 News) Several events in Shreveport and Bossier City Monday will honor military personnel who have died in the service of their nation. Several... Read more
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The Signal
Memorial Day Celebration to focus on Vietnam veteransVietnam veterans who lost their lives during the Southeast Asian conflict will
Memorial Day Celebration to focus on Vietnam veterans
The Signal / Posted 2 hours ago
Vietnam veterans who lost their lives during the Southeast Asian conflict will be well-represented among those remembered Monday during the annual Memorial Day Celebration at Eternal Valley Memorial Park and Mortuary in the Santa Clarita... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
High school bands will represent Arizona at Pearl Harbor anniversaryNatan Simon scanned the email, an invitation for the Shadow Mountain High Schoo
High school bands will represent Arizona at Pearl Harbor anniversary
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 hours ago
Natan Simon scanned the email, an invitation for the Shadow Mountain High School band to travel for a performance. It appeared to be a mass mailing, the sort marching-band directors receive periodically. Some require financial commitments to travel,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Remembering an elite soldier: ‘Memorial Day has a whole new meaning for me now’played a central role in raising his five younger siblings. He'd cook them brea
Remembering an elite soldier: ‘Memorial Day has a whole new meaning for me now’
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 hours ago
played a central role in raising his five younger siblings. He'd cook them breakfast, work odd jobs to bring in extra money, and even fasten his little's sister's hair in ponytails before school. The experience helped shape him as a man who was... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
LSU’s Mike VI taken for radiation treatment preparation (photo courtesy: lsusports.net) On Saturday LSU’s live tiger mascot, Mike VI
LSU’s Mike VI taken for radiation treatment preparation
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 3 hours ago
(photo courtesy: lsusports.net) On Saturday LSU’s live tiger mascot, Mike VI, was anesthetized and taken to Mary Bird Perkins – Our Lady... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Votes in Congress, week ending May 27

WASHINGTON — Here's how North Carolina members of Congress voted on major

Votes in Congress, week ending May 27
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 4 hours ago

WASHINGTON — Here's how North Carolina members of Congress voted on major issues in the week ending May 27.

House

REGULATION OF TOXIC CHEMICALS: Voting 403 for and 12 against, the House on May 24... Read more

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New York Post
The unprecedented way America is fighting ISISOne hundred and fifty years ago, in 1866, the town of Waterloo, NY, celebrated
The unprecedented way America is fighting ISIS
New York Post / Posted 4 hours ago
One hundred and fifty years ago, in 1866, the town of Waterloo, NY, celebrated the first Memorial Day, remembering the fallen of the Civil War. Fifty years ago, President Lyndon B. Johnson honored Waterloo and reaffirmed the Memorial Day celebration,... Read more
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SportingNews
Sunday races at Monaco, Indy, Charlotte are smorgasbord of motorsportThink big picture for a moment, if you will. Sunday is among the biggest days i
Sunday races at Monaco, Indy, Charlotte are smorgasbord of motorsport
SportingNews / Posted 5 hours ago
Think big picture for a moment, if you will. Sunday is among the biggest days in racing, with three headline events that span the globe. It's a "Wide World of Sports" day, beginning with coverage of the Monaco Grand Prix at 8 a.m. ET and ending with... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Hundreds show up to Biloxi National Cemetery to honor fallen soldiersIt was an amazing display of patriotic pride Saturday morning at Biloxi Nationa
Hundreds show up to Biloxi National Cemetery to honor fallen soldiers
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 5 hours ago
It was an amazing display of patriotic pride Saturday morning at Biloxi National Cemetery. Nearly a thousand people showed up to remember the close to 20,000 fallen soldiers who are buried there by placing flags on each of their graves in honor of... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visitU.S. President Barack Obama hugs Shigeaki Mori, an atomic bomb survivor and a c
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit
Naples Daily News / Posted 5 hours ago
U.S. President Barack Obama hugs Shigeaki Mori, an atomic bomb survivor and a creator of the memorial for American WWII POWs killed in Hiroshima, during a ceremony at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima, western, Japan, Friday, May 27, 2016.... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'American Sniper' Chris Kyle Medal Count New DetailsThough a recent investigation concluded that the hero willfully distorted his m
'American Sniper' Chris Kyle Medal Count New Details
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 5 hours ago
Though a recent investigation concluded that the hero willfully distorted his medal count, newly released documents raise other possibilities and shed light on Kyle's military service. With Memorial Day looming, media outlets are pouncing on the... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
10 historical facts about Memorial DayST. LOUIS, Mo. — Here are 10 fast facts about Memorial Day, a holiday honoring
10 historical facts about Memorial Day
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 6 hours ago
ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Here are 10 fast facts about Memorial Day, a holiday honoring American soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice for their country: • Even though numerous communities had been independently celebrating Memorial Day for years, the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit(AP) — The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearin
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 hours ago
(AP) — The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearing grand vows to rid the world of nuclear weapons. They just don't usually come directly from the leader of the country that dropped the bomb on them in the first... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Hundreds show up to Biloxi National Cemetery to honor fallen soldiersIt was an amazing display of patriotic pride Saturday morning at Biloxi Nationa
Hundreds show up to Biloxi National Cemetery to honor fallen soldiers
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 hours ago
It was an amazing display of patriotic pride Saturday morning at Biloxi National Cemetery. Nearly a thousand people showed up to remember the close to 20,000 fallen soldiers who are buried there by placing flags on each of their graves in honor of... Read more
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Orange County Register
From San Clemente to La Habra, Orange County communities plan Memorial Day ceremoniesOrange County will honor its fallen military veterans with memorials, the placi
From San Clemente to La Habra, Orange County communities plan Memorial Day ceremonies
Orange County Register / Posted 7 hours ago
Orange County will honor its fallen military veterans with memorials, the placing of flags and crosses, and other tributes throughout the region on Monday (unless another day is noted): Anaheim: There will be speakers and a presentation of wreaths... Read more
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WALB Albany
Boy, Girl Scouts work together to lay flagsBoy Scouts and Girl Scouts worked together to place flags on graves during the
Boy, Girl Scouts work together to lay flags
WALB Albany / Posted 7 hours ago
Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts worked together to place flags on graves during the annual Memorial Day Flag Placement at Marietta National Cemetery Saturday morning. Each year, Scouting organizations in Metro Atlanta place flags on the 18,000+ graves of... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Veterans calendarSATURDAY World War II Living History Weekend, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m.-2
Veterans calendar
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 hours ago
SATURDAY World War II Living History Weekend, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday, Fort Clinch State Park, 2601 Atlantic Ave., Fernandina Beach. Program in honor of those who served in World War II. Includes military displays and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Army chaplain quits over drone strike deaths in Afghanistan and the U.S.'s lack of accountability Army Chaplain Christopher John Antal jo
Army chaplain quits over drone strike deaths in Afghanistan
Daily Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
and the U.S.'s lack of accountability Army Chaplain Christopher John Antal joined the military in 2008 He was inspired by president Obama's message of hope and change However, when he saw... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Lemmon: Women in military finally getting respectThis Memorial Day is the first in which the ban on women in ground combat is hi
Lemmon: Women in military finally getting respect
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 8 hours ago
This Memorial Day is the first in which the ban on women in ground combat is history. Last month, West Point celebrated 40 years of women in its ranks. And the first women to graduate from Army Ranger School last year have now become part of the new... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Memorializing the Horrors of War with 10 Must-See War Films"The horror... the horror..."--Apocalypse Now (1979) "You can't show war as it
Memorializing the Horrors of War with 10 Must-See War Films
Op-Ed News / Posted 8 hours ago
"The horror... the horror..."--Apocalypse Now (1979) "You can't show war as it really is on the screen, with all the blood and gore. Perhaps it would be better if you could fire real shots over the audience's head every night, you know, and have... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Lemmon: Women in military finally getting respectThis Memorial Day is the first in which the ban on women in ground combat is hi
Lemmon: Women in military finally getting respect
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 8 hours ago
This Memorial Day is the first in which the ban on women in ground combat is history. Last month, West Point celebrated 40 years of women in its ranks. And the first women to graduate from Army Ranger School last year have now become part of the new... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Pender County offers churches, historic sites and moremay not be readily apparent to the casual observer. Hence the inaugural Histori
Pender County offers churches, historic sites and more
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 hours ago
may not be readily apparent to the casual observer. Hence the inaugural Historic Hidden Treasures of Pender County tour on May 3. Early that blustery morning, about 15 mostly local folks, many with a distant Pender County connection, ponied up... Read more
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Market Watch
Watch America beat everyone else on military spending over 25 yearsMilitary spending may not be the only indicator of a nation’s fighting power, b
Watch America beat everyone else on military spending over 25 years
Market Watch / Posted 8 hours ago
Military spending may not be the only indicator of a nation’s fighting power, but it’s the most obvious one. The U.S. spent over $600 billion on its military in 2014, outspending its closest rival, China, by nearly $400 billion, according to the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Letters to the Editorof women. Lung cancer is the leading cancer killer of men and women of all eth
Letters to the Editor
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 hours ago
of women. Lung cancer is the leading cancer killer of men and women of all ethnicities. The incidence of lung cancer among African-American women is about the same as for white women. However, smoking rates among African-American women are... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit(AP) - The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearin
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 8 hours ago
(AP) - The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearing grand vows to rid the world of nuclear weapons. They just don't usually come directly from the leader of the country that dropped the bomb on them in the first... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit(AP) - The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearin
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 8 hours ago
(AP) - The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearing grand vows to rid the world of nuclear weapons. They just don't usually come directly from the leader of the country that dropped the bomb on them in the first... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit(AP) - The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearin
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 8 hours ago
(AP) - The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearing grand vows to rid the world of nuclear weapons. They just don't usually come directly from the leader of the country that dropped the bomb on them in the first... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit(AP) - The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearin
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 8 hours ago
(AP) - The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearing grand vows to rid the world of nuclear weapons. They just don't usually come directly from the leader of the country that dropped the bomb on them in the first... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit(AP) - The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearin
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit
WSMV Nashville / Posted 9 hours ago
(AP) - The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearing grand vows to rid the world of nuclear weapons. They just don't usually come directly from the leader of the country that dropped the bomb on them in the first... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit(AP) - The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearin
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 9 hours ago
(AP) - The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearing grand vows to rid the world of nuclear weapons. They just don't usually come directly from the leader of the country that dropped the bomb on them in the first... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit(AP) - The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearin
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 9 hours ago
(AP) - The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearing grand vows to rid the world of nuclear weapons. They just don't usually come directly from the leader of the country that dropped the bomb on them in the first... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit(AP) - The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearin
Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 9 hours ago
(AP) - The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearing grand vows to rid the world of nuclear weapons. They just don't usually come directly from the leader of the country that dropped the bomb on them in the first... Read more
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