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The Chattanoogan
Gen. A.P. Stewart Bust Has Been On Courthouse Lawn Nearly A CenturyJohn Shearer: With the mid-afternoon sun shining on it, the bust of Confedera
The Chattanoogan / Posted 3 hours ago
John Shearer: With the mid-afternoon sun shining on it, the bust of Confederate Lt. Gen. A.P. Stewart stood out on the south side of the Hamilton County Courthouse lawn... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Community calendar: festivals, fairs and moreFRI-SUN “Howl at the Moon” $25 off adoption fees for dogs one year old and olde
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 hours ago
FRI-SUN “Howl at the Moon” $25 off adoption fees for dogs one year old and older, Friday-Sunday; Seniors for Seniors, fees waived for people ages 60 and older who adopt a pet seven years old and older, Monday-Aug. 27, Seattle Humane, 13212 S.E.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
GOP leaders blast racial hateNEW YORK -- The Senate's top Republican on Wednesday condemned the "messages of
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 hours ago
NEW YORK -- The Senate's top Republican on Wednesday condemned the "messages of hate and bigotry" carried by the Ku Klux Klan and white supremacists. But like other top GOP officials, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell did not criticize President Donald... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Stiffed: Family doesn't tip waitress due to LGBT tattooSt. LouisPolice: 4 shot in north St. Louis Police are investigating after four
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 14 hours ago
St. LouisPolice: 4 shot in north St. Louis Police are investigating after four people were shot in north St. Louis Wednesday night. Police are investigating after four people were shot in north St. Louis Wednesday night. Highway 141 closed at... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Jim Quinn Rages At "Functional Illiterates Trying To Erase History"Authored by Jim Quinn via The Burning Platform blog, “True patriotism sometime
Zero Hedge / Posted 18 hours ago
Authored by Jim Quinn via The Burning Platform blog, “True patriotism sometimes requires of men to act exactly contrary, at one period, to that which it does at another, and the motive which impels them the desire to do right is precisely the same.”... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Cooper request for monument removal won't include Lenoir CountyDustin George Staff Writer, The Free Press Gov. Roy Cooper made headlines this
Kinston Free Press / Posted 19 hours ago
Dustin George Staff Writer, The Free Press Gov. Roy Cooper made headlines this week with a post on Medium.com and in a video message where he said he wanted to see confederate and Civil War monuments and memorials removed from state-owned land. The... Read more
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The Columbian
He put on an 82nd Airborne cap and gave a KKK salute in Charlottesville. Vets had words.One thing set the man with sandy blonde hair apart, and it wasn’t the Ku Klux K
The Columbian / Posted 21 hours ago
One thing set the man with sandy blonde hair apart, and it wasn’t the Ku Klux Klan gesture he was making with his left hand. He was, after all, at a white supremacist rally Saturday. And he was flanked by several other men making the same salute:... Read more
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Miami New Times
Despite Privacy Concerns, Miami Beach Police Testing "Rapid DNA" Scans on SuspectsMBPD spokesperson Ernesto Rodriguez tells New Times the department takes cheek
Miami New Times / Posted 22 hours ago
MBPD spokesperson Ernesto Rodriguez tells New Times the department takes cheek swabs only from suspects who voluntarily consent to a scan. During the current testing period, MBPD takes two cheek swabs from suspects: One is run through the rapid... Read more
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Miami New Times
Despite Privacy Concerns, Miami Beach Police Testing "Rapid DNA" Scans on SuspectsAugust 11 notes the DNA samples will be entered into the FBI's Combined DNA Ind
Miami New Times / Posted 22 hours ago
August 11 notes the DNA samples will be entered into the FBI's Combined DNA Index System (CODIS), an ever-growing national database of criminal suspects' biometric data. MBPD spokesperson Ernesto Rodriguez tells New Times the department takes... Read more
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Breitbart
Safe-Space History: Left-Wing Activists, Complacent Governments Destroy Confederate Monuments Across Nationin Charlottesville, Virginia. The protest against the scheduled removal of a st
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
in Charlottesville, Virginia. The protest against the scheduled removal of a statue of Robert E. Lee led leftist organizations and politicians to step up their long-running war on Confederate monuments. Protesters in Durham, North Carolina took... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
American Legion to relocate memorial plaquesELBURN – Two bronze plaques honoring members of the Elburn community who served
Kane County Chronicle / Posted yesterday
ELBURN – Two bronze plaques honoring members of the Elburn community who served in World War I and World War II have hung for years in the entryway of the American Legion Post 630 building on Main Street. Legion members, led by veteran John Reece,... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Charlottesville to mourn woman killed at rally in memorialHow the Texas 'bathroom bill' keeps falteringAP Explains: How the Texas 'bathro
KWWL Iowa / Posted yesterday
How the Texas 'bathroom bill' keeps falteringAP Explains: How the Texas 'bathroom bill' keeps faltering A Texas version of a North Carolina-style "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people again sputtered out Tuesday.More >> A Texas... Read more
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The Hill
Black lawmakers say Confederate statues should come out of CapitolMembers of the Congressional Black Caucus are reviving calls to remove Confeder
The Hill / Posted yesterday
Members of the Congressional Black Caucus are reviving calls to remove Confederate statues from the Capitol following the violence at a white nationalist rally in Virginia. The “Unite the Right” rally of white supremacists and subsequent clash with... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
UK: There must be no border posts with Ireland after Brexitto assert rightsNorth Korea threat prompts Guam natives to assert rights The t
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
to assert rightsNorth Korea threat prompts Guam natives to assert rights The threatened missile attack by North Korea on Guam has prompted calls for peace from the island's indigenous people.More >> The threatened missile attack by North... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Utah mayor shrugs off attacks, wins GOP primary for US House>> Moderate Utah mayor wins 3-way GOP primary for Chaffetz seat.More >> China
KWWL Iowa / Posted yesterday
>> Moderate Utah mayor wins 3-way GOP primary for Chaffetz seat.More >> China tells US, North Korea to 'hit the brakes' on threatsChina tells US, North Korea to 'hit the brakes' on threats North Korea say that leader Kim Jong Un was briefed on... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Pence praises Argentina as a model partner while raising pressure on VenezuelaVice President Mike Pence celebrated Argentina as a model for a prosperous Lati
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
Vice President Mike Pence celebrated Argentina as a model for a prosperous Latin America and vowed additional U.S. trade partnerships in Buenos Aires on Tuesday while also seeking to further isolate Venezuela and pressure its autocratic leader to... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Pence dodges queries about possible staff shiftsWASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on Vice President Mike Pence's trip to Latin Ameri
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on Vice President Mike Pence's trip to Latin America (all times local): 12:50 p.m. Vice President Mike Pence is dodging questions about whether continued criticism of President Donald Trump's national security adviser... Read more
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FOX News
Wounded veterans go to extremes in sports programCarlos Gomez was driving in the mountainous terrain of Afghanistan with a U.S.
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
Carlos Gomez was driving in the mountainous terrain of Afghanistan with a U.S. Army convoy in 2011 when it came under attack by the Taliban. In a flash, a bomb exploded. The IED left him gravely injured and killed his friend. Two months later, he... Read more
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FOX News
Wounded veterans go to extremes in sports programCarlos Gomez was driving in the mountainous terrain of Afghanistan with a U.S.
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
Carlos Gomez was driving in the mountainous terrain of Afghanistan with a U.S. Army convoy in 2011 when it came under attack by the Taliban. In a flash, a bomb exploded. The IED left him gravely injured and killed his best friend. Two months later,... Read more
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NJ.com
'Mind boggling': How N.J. Pearl Harbor victim was finally ID'dDNA technology, the remains of a Navy ensign from New Jersey killed while servi
NJ.com / Posted 2 days ago
DNA technology, the remains of a Navy ensign from New Jersey killed while serving aboard the USS Oklahoma during the attack on Pearl Harbor have been identified. William Manley Thompson had been declared missing in action after the Dec. 7, 1941... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Mattis: If North Korea hits Guam ‘Then it’s game on’James Mattis, U.S. secretary of defense, speaks at a wreath laying ceremony at
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 2 days ago
James Mattis, U.S. secretary of defense, speaks at a wreath laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, U.S., on Monday, May 29, 2017. On Memorial Day, Trump visited Arlington National... Read more
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NBC News
Holocaust survivor on Charlottesville: 'White supremacists are finding another voice'77, a Polish native who now lives in New Jersey, was 4 years old when he was li
NBC News / Posted 2 days ago
77, a Polish native who now lives in New Jersey, was 4 years old when he was liberated from the infamous Nazi concentration camp in Germany. He only has fading memories of the horrors there: the smell of the ovens where bodies were... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Wrestling star Ric Flair is reportedly hospitalized and facing 'tough medical issues'Officer on fatal Charlottesville crash: 'Hahahaha love this'Officer on fatal Ch
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
Officer on fatal Charlottesville crash: 'Hahahaha love this'Officer on fatal Charlottesville crash: 'Hahahaha love this' Officials say the matter will be taken before a police review board if the investigation finds the officer did make the... Read more
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Raw Story
After criticism, Mike Pence and others say Trump condemns KKK, neo-NazisPresident Donald Trump’s remarks condemning violence at a white nationalist ral
Raw Story / Posted 3 days ago
President Donald Trump’s remarks condemning violence at a white nationalist rally were meant to include the Ku Klux Klan and neo-Nazi groups, the White House said on Sunday, a day after he was criticized across the political spectrum for not... Read more
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Reuters
Driver accused of murder in Charlottesville violence faces court hearingCHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (Reuters) - A man said to have harbored Nazi sympathies as
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (Reuters) - A man said to have harbored Nazi sympathies as a teenager before a failed bid to join the U.S. Army was due in court on Monday to face charges he plowed his car into protesters opposing a white nationalist rally in... Read more
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Officer.com
Charlottesville Police Face Critics as City Tries to Regroup From Deadly WeekendCHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia — Expressions of grief and solidarity have played out
Officer.com / Posted 3 days ago
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia — Expressions of grief and solidarity have played out again and again in other American cities struck by tragedy — impromptu memorials of flowers and cards, prayers for the dead and injured, pledges of peace. But as... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
William W. Downes, founder of insurance firm, dieswho helped found the prominent Baltimore insurance firm Riggs, Counselman, Mich
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
who helped found the prominent Baltimore insurance firm Riggs, Counselman, Michaels and Downes, died August 7 of pneumonia at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The Towson resident was 95. Mr. Downes also served in United States Army Air Corps... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Trump says he's open to military intervention in Venezuelatosses DJ's suit against Taylor Swift in groping trial Four years after Taylor
KWWL Iowa / Posted 5 days ago
tosses DJ's suit against Taylor Swift in groping trial Four years after Taylor Swift accused a DJ of groping her before a concert in Denver, the pop superstar told her story in sometimes unflinching language and called the encounter despicable,... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Local Korean War vets concerned about escalating US-NK tensionsCHARLOTTE, N.C. - 64 years after the Korean War ended in a cease fire, veterans
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - 64 years after the Korean War ended in a cease fire, veterans of that war are concerned of rising conflict between North Korea and the United States. "I went into the army when I was 17, that was 1950," said Steve Coulson. "I was... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Hudson Calendar of Events: Aug. 12 and 13, 2017Saturday, Aug. 12 Breakfast: 7:30 to 11 a.m. Blueberry pancake breakfast. Fire
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 5 days ago
Saturday, Aug. 12 Breakfast: 7:30 to 11 a.m. Blueberry pancake breakfast. Fire Company fundraiser hosted by Pioneer Engine Co. 1, Norbury Hall, Center Street, Ellenville. Event: 8 to 11 a.m. Damsels and Dragons. Led by Maha Katanani. John... Read more
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Havre Daily News
Herbert Eugene Briese, 100, passed away surrounded by family and friends in Fort Benton July 18, 201
Havre Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
, 100, passed away surrounded by family and friends in Fort Benton July 18, 2017. Graveside services with military honors will be held at the Fort Benton Cemetery Aug. 19 at 11 a.m. with a luncheon to follow at The Clubhouse in... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Jury awards over $1 million in Lyons Pool death; victim was training underwaterSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- A Staten Island jury has awarded more than $1 million to
Staten Island Advance / Posted 5 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- A Staten Island jury has awarded more than $1 million to the estate of a 21-year-old Manhattan man who died after going into cardiac arrest while performing a grueling underwater endurance regimen at Lyons Pool six years... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Hit and run driver slams into a Spokane homefor whoever ran into a house he owns. “It looks like they came up through the y
KHQ Spokane / Posted 6 days ago
for whoever ran into a house he owns. “It looks like they came up through the yard right here looks like they slammed on their brakes,” he says. Royce Nelson got a wake up call at 4 in the morning. Police told him someone had run a truck into... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
A look inside an underground missile chamberfor whoever ran into a house he owns. “It looks like they came up through the y
KHQ Spokane / Posted 6 days ago
for whoever ran into a house he owns. “It looks like they came up through the yard right here looks like they slammed on their brakes,” he says. Royce Nelson got a wake up call at 4 in the morning. Police told him someone had run a truck into... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Spokane steps up after American flag stolen from South Hill familyfor whoever ran into a house he owns. “It looks like they came up through the y
KHQ Spokane / Posted 6 days ago
for whoever ran into a house he owns. “It looks like they came up through the yard right here looks like they slammed on their brakes,” he says. Royce Nelson got a wake up call at 4 in the morning. Police told him someone had run a truck into... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Footstool delivered to furniture store with 25 lbs of drugs insidefor whoever ran into a house he owns. “It looks like they came up through the y
KHQ Spokane / Posted 6 days ago
for whoever ran into a house he owns. “It looks like they came up through the yard right here looks like they slammed on their brakes,” he says. Royce Nelson got a wake up call at 4 in the morning. Police told him someone had run a truck into... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
5 Facts: 1st ever Marine Week coming to Detroit in SeptemberEver wonder if you could handle the morning workout of a U.S. Marine? You'll b
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
Ever wonder if you could handle the morning workout of a U.S. Marine? You'll be able to find out when hundreds of Marines descend on Detroit next month as the city hosts its first Marine Week. The event, which runs Sept. 6-10, will feature music... Read more
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Daily Mail
Japan moves missile defences into central Tokyoblasé PAC-3 Patriot missile unit moved into a compound at Tokyo's Defence Mini
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
blasé PAC-3 Patriot missile unit moved into a compound at Tokyo's Defence Ministry Comes as sales of bomb shelters continue to rise amid the North Korea crisis South Korea says it is planning to bolster defences to create a 'winning... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Toddler OK after ride down 100-foot-high hill in SUVpolice say the toddler was apparently playing inside the sport utility vehicle
KHQ Spokane / Posted 7 days ago
police say the toddler was apparently playing inside the sport utility vehicle as his mother was cleaning it Tuesday and he must have knocked it out of "park." VANDERGRIFT, Pa. (AP) - Pennsylvania police say a 2-year-old boy "was happy... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Shoshone County deputies investigate death of Idaho woman found near wildfireFamily of Bo Kirk unveils memorial bench in Post FallsFamily of Bo Kirk unveils
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 7 days ago
Family of Bo Kirk unveils memorial bench in Post FallsFamily of Bo Kirk unveils memorial bench in Post Falls POST FALLS, Idaho - A north Idaho man is now forever immortalized at his former place of employment. Bo Kirk, a Post Falls father who was... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Family of Bo Kirk unveils memorial bench in Post Falls POST FALLS, Idaho - A north Idaho man is now forever immortalized at his form
KHQ Spokane / Posted 7 days ago
POST FALLS, Idaho - A north Idaho man is now forever immortalized at his former place of employment. Bo Kirk, a Post Falls father who was... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Thousands of backpacks stuffed full of school supplies for students in needare stuffing thousands of school supplies in backpacks for San Diego's most nee
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
are stuffing thousands of school supplies in backpacks for San Diego's most needy children. Caltrans to present Coronado Bridge suicide prevention options at community meetingsCaltrans to present Coronado Bridge suicide prevention options... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
SDFD called to fake movie-set fire in North Clairemont CanyonCaltrans to present Coronado Bridge suicide prevention options at community mee
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
Caltrans to present Coronado Bridge suicide prevention options at community meetingsCaltrans to present Coronado Bridge suicide prevention options at community meetings The first of two open houses will be held Wednesday to give the community the... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Caltrans to present Coronado Bridge suicide prevention options at community meetings The first of two open houses will be held Wednesday to give the community the
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
The first of two open houses will be held Wednesday to give the community the... Read more
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FOX News
Tillerson: Trump sending North Korea a 'strong message'President Trump's warning of coming "fire and fury" was meant to send "a strong
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
President Trump's warning of coming "fire and fury" was meant to send "a strong message" to North Korean despot Kim Jong Un, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Wednesday. Tillerson said Trump's brawny rhetoric putting the rogue regime on... Read more
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FOX News
Nagasaki marks anniversary of bombing amid US-North Korea nuclear tensionsJapan is marking the 72nd anniversary of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki amid th
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
Japan is marking the 72nd anniversary of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki amid threats of a new bombing in the region resulting from growing tension between the U.S. and North Korea. Nagasaki Mayor Tomihisa Taue said the fear of another bomb attack is... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
What’s going on this week in Topeka? Here’s our C-J Extra Calendar for Aug. 9-15, 2017the CJ Extra Calendar should be sent to The Topeka Capital-Journal at least two
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
the CJ Extra Calendar should be sent to The Topeka Capital-Journal at least two weeks in advance of the intended publication date (not the event date). They may be submitted by email to news@cjonline.com; by mail or in person to The Topeka... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Tributes for Aug. 9Michael J. "Mike" Geile, 75, of Greeley passed away on July 28, 2017. He was bo
Greeley Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
Michael J. "Mike" Geile, 75, of Greeley passed away on July 28, 2017. He was born July 26, 1942, to Alvena and Clarence Geile in Cheyenne, Wyo. Mike graduated from Saint Mary's High School in Cheyenne, Wyo., and from Regis College in 1964 with a... Read more
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The Washington Times
Jerry Yellin details his military experience in ‘The Last Fighter Pilot’On Aug. 15, 1945, Army Air Corps Capt. Jerry Yellin landed his P-51 Mustang fig
The Washington Times / Posted 8 days ago
On Aug. 15, 1945, Army Air Corps Capt. Jerry Yellin landed his P-51 Mustang fighter jet on U.S.-occupied Iwo Jima after having rained down bombs over Tokyo. After he emerged from his cockpit, he learned the horrible truth: The war had ended three... Read more
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Rolling Good Times
Pala honors Native American war veterans with replica of 'The Gift'8 August 2017 (PRESS RELEASE) -- Pala Casino Spa and Resort and the Pala Band
Rolling Good Times / Posted 9 days ago
8 August 2017 (PRESS RELEASE) -- Pala Casino Spa and Resort and the Pala Band of Mission Indians have partnered with the American Indian Alaska Native Veterans Memorial Committee to... Read more
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