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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Civil War Battlefield Looted, Described as ‘crime scene’two years in prison. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military
Civil War Battlefield Looted, Described as ‘crime scene’
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 3 hours ago
two years in prison. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military event of the Civil War, pitting Union Gen. Ulysses S. Grant against Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. The Petersburg siege and battle over supply lines led to the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Fury after Petersburg National Battlefield hit by relic-huntersConfederate soldiers died during the battle that eventually saw the defeat of G
Fury after Petersburg National Battlefield hit by relic-hunters
Daily Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
Confederate soldiers died during the battle that eventually saw the defeat of General Robert E. Lee by Lieutenant General Ulysses S. Grant More than 1,000 Union and Confederate troops died during the Siege of Petersburg, the name given to a... Read more
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Philly.com
Laurel Hill Cemetery's legendary Norway maple 'witness tree' is felledtree was a living link to more than 160 years of Philadelphia history, and a fa
Laurel Hill Cemetery's legendary Norway maple 'witness tree' is felled
Philly.com / Posted 6 hours ago
tree was a living link to more than 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... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Civil War battlefield looted, described as ‘crime scene’for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military eve
Civil War battlefield looted, described as ‘crime scene’
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 12 hours ago
for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military event of the Civil War, pitting Union General Ulysses S. Grant against Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. The Petersburg siege and battle over supply lines led to the... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military eve
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 12 hours ago
for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military event of the Civil War, pitting Union General Ulysses S. Grant against Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. The Petersburg siege and battle over supply lines led to the... Read more
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My EastText
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military eve
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'
My EastText / Posted 15 hours ago
for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military event of the Civil War, pitting Union General Ulysses S. Grant against Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. The Petersburg siege and battle over supply lines led to the... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military eve
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'
KTXS Abilene / Posted 15 hours ago
for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military event of the Civil War, pitting Union General Ulysses S. Grant against Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. The Petersburg siege and battle over supply lines led to the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military eve
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'
KECI Missoula / Posted 15 hours ago
for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military event of the Civil War, pitting Union General Ulysses S. Grant against Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. The Petersburg siege and battle over supply lines led to the... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military eve
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 15 hours ago
for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military event of the Civil War, pitting Union General Ulysses S. Grant against Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. The Petersburg siege and battle over supply lines led to the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military eve
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 15 hours ago
for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military event of the Civil War, pitting Union General Ulysses S. Grant against Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. The Petersburg siege and battle over supply lines led to the... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military eve
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 15 hours ago
for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military event of the Civil War, pitting Union General Ulysses S. Grant against Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. The Petersburg siege and battle over supply lines led to the... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military eve
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 15 hours ago
for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military event of the Civil War, pitting Union Gen. Ulysses S. Grant against Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. The Petersburg siege and battle over supply lines led to the... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military eve
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'
KTVZ Bend / Posted 15 hours ago
for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military event of the Civil War, pitting Union General Ulysses S. Grant against Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. The Petersburg siege and battle over supply lines led to the... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military eve
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 15 hours ago
for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military event of the Civil War, pitting Union General Ulysses S. Grant against Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. The Petersburg siege and battle over supply lines led to the... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military eve
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 15 hours ago
for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military event of the Civil War, pitting Union General Ulysses S. Grant against Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. The Petersburg siege and battle over supply lines led to the... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military eve
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 15 hours ago
for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military event of the Civil War, pitting Union General Ulysses S. Grant against Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. The Petersburg siege and battle over supply lines led to the... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military eve
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 15 hours ago
for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military event of the Civil War, pitting Union General Ulysses S. Grant against Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. The Petersburg siege and battle over supply lines led to the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military eve
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 15 hours ago
for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military event of the Civil War, pitting Union General Ulysses S. Grant against Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. The Petersburg siege and battle over supply lines led to the... Read more
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News 8000
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military eve
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'
News 8000 / Posted 16 hours ago
for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military event of the Civil War, pitting Union General Ulysses S. Grant against Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. The Petersburg siege and battle over supply lines led to the... Read more
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CNN
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military eve
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'
CNN / Posted 16 hours ago
for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military event of the Civil War, pitting Union General Ulysses S. Grant against Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. The Petersburg siege and battle over supply lines led to the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military eve
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 16 hours ago
for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military event of the Civil War, pitting Union General Ulysses S. Grant against Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. The Petersburg siege and battle over supply lines led to the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military eve
Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 17 hours ago
for a conviction. The siege of Petersburg is known as the longest military event of the Civil War, pitting Union General Ulysses S. Grant against Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. The Petersburg siege and battle over supply lines led to the... Read more
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Breitbart
Chris Warren on Memorial Day at Arlington: ‘Read the Headstones; Feel What It Is to Be an American’National Cemetery also began at a time when the wounds of the Civil War ran dee
Chris Warren on Memorial Day at Arlington: ‘Read the Headstones; Feel What It Is to Be an American’
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
National Cemetery also began at a time when the wounds of the Civil War ran deep. Warren noted that 1864 was “really when Ulysses S. Grant starts his overland campaign, heading south towards Robert E. Lee’s Army of Northern Virginia.” “The number... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
The American Dream, 2016United States Military Academy, it was a day of parades on what has been aptly
The American Dream, 2016
The Chattanoogan / Posted 2 days ago
United States Military Academy, it was a day of parades on what has been aptly called “The Plain” since 1778. This is where Ulysses S. Grant once set horsemanship records, don’t you know, as have thousands more who exemplified our nation’s... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
New owner plans new menu at historic Morgan House Restaurant & Inndoors to visitors arriving on incoming stagecoaches. The Morgan House has ente
New owner plans new menu at historic Morgan House Restaurant & Inn
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 4 days ago
doors to visitors arriving on incoming stagecoaches. The Morgan House has entertained such famous visitors as presidents Ulysses S. Grant and Grover Cleveland, future president and U.S. Sen. John F. Kennedy and writer George Bernard... Read more
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New York Post
Presidents aren’t just the commander in chief — they’re also the athlete in chiefoverall physicality. “There was no physical-fitness movement then. People just
Presidents aren’t just the commander in chief — they’re also the athlete in chief
New York Post / Posted 6 days ago
overall physicality. “There was no physical-fitness movement then. People just didn’t go out for jogs,” Finkel says. “But Ulysses S. Grant was known as the best horseman at West Point. At the time, that was considered very athletic.” Those with... Read more
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The Inyo Register
May 22)– The U.S. Army issues an order for abandonment of Fort Kearny in Nebraska. 18
May 22)
The Inyo Register / Posted 6 days ago
– The U.S. Army issues an order for abandonment of Fort Kearny in Nebraska. 1872 – Reconstruction: U.S. President Ulysses S. Grant signs the Amnesty Act into law restoring full civil and political rights to all but about 500 Confederate... Read more
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Daily Press
It's a centennial summer at the national parksprivate home at Appomattox Court House that Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee surr
It's a centennial summer at the national parks
Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
private home at Appomattox Court House that Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee surrendered his Army of Virginia to Union Gen. Ulysses S. Grant. On that site today, guests can see the not only that historic residence, but also the nearby battlefield... Read more
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The Huffington Post
What You Don’t Know About The History Of The Democratic National Conventionthe presidential and vice presidential candidates of the Liberal Republican Par
What You Don’t Know About The History Of The Democratic National Convention
The Huffington Post / Posted 7 days ago
the presidential and vice presidential candidates of the Liberal Republican Party, in a move aimed at defeating President Ulysses S. Grant. (He won re-election anyway.) The convention lasted just six hours, though that was spread over two... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Louisville's twisted Civil War story & the Confederate statueto blacks. Free blacks were also teachers. Unreal scenes played out here. The
Louisville's twisted Civil War story & the Confederate statue
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 8 days ago
to blacks. Free blacks were also teachers. Unreal scenes played out here. The union's superstars, the commanding generals Ulysses S. Grant and William Sherman met at the Galt House often. But, as Bush describes, the two men, who would help end... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
No apology needed for atomic attackclaim the Allies provoked Japanese resistance by demanding unconditional surren
No apology needed for atomic attack
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
claim the Allies provoked Japanese resistance by demanding unconditional surrender. (That tradition dates back to Gen. Ulysses S. Grant, and given the events of Dec. 7, 1941, at Pearl Harbor, any deviation would’ve produced riots in the streets... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Louisville's twisted Civil War story & the Confederate statueto blacks. Free blacks were also teachers. Unreal scenes played out here. The
Louisville's twisted Civil War story & the Confederate statue
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 8 days ago
to blacks. Free blacks were also teachers. Unreal scenes played out here. The union's superstars, the commanding generals Ulysses S. Grant and William Sherman met at the Galt House often. But, as Bush describes, the two men, who would help end... Read more
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examiner.com
Petraeus' veiled swipe at Trump - America needs Islam to save us from Islamists"Adoring media people treated him like the next military Messiah, a combination
Petraeus' veiled swipe at Trump - America needs Islam to save us from Islamists
examiner.com / Posted 9 days ago
"Adoring media people treated him like the next military Messiah, a combination of Alexander the Great, Napoleon, and Ulysses S. Grant rolled into one fabulous piñata. It’s a safe bet that no general of our era, perhaps of any American era,... Read more
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Raw Story
It’s a myth that a third term for a president of the same party is raresee three periods of Republican Party dominance of the Presidency, with the fir
It’s a myth that a third term for a president of the same party is rare
Raw Story / Posted 10 days ago
see three periods of Republican Party dominance of the Presidency, with the first being 1861-1885, under Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses S. Grant, Rutherford B. Hayes, James A. Garfield, and Chester Alan Arthur, although Democrat Andrew Johnson served... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
A debate worth having: decriminalizing marijuanaby Union forces and exhausted from four years of war, exchanged a series of not
A debate worth having: decriminalizing marijuana
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
by Union forces and exhausted from four years of war, exchanged a series of notes with his Union counterpart, Lt. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant, inquiring about a possible surrender. In replies to Grant’s letters, issued within 48 hours of their... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
No apology owed for Hiroshimaclaim the Allies provoked Japanese resistance by demanding unconditional surren
No apology owed for Hiroshima
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
claim the Allies provoked Japanese resistance by demanding unconditional surrender. (That tradition dates back to Gen. Ulysses S. Grant, and given the events of Dec. 7, 1941, at Pearl Harbor, any deviation would’ve produced riots in the streets... Read more
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Daily Mail
Man drives onto the National Mall saying he's been exposed to anthraxfour-door pickup truck, entering the National Mall at around 3pm from 3rd Stree
Man drives onto the National Mall saying he's been exposed to anthrax
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
four-door pickup truck, entering the National Mall at around 3pm from 3rd Street, near the Capitol Reflecting Pool and Ulysses S Grant Memorial. Passersby then called police, who detained him shortly afterward. Officers wearing gas masks were... Read more
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MLive.com
Civil War soldier honored with new tombstone, memorial in St. Charles9, 1865. The battle preceded the surrender of Confederate Army General Robert
Civil War soldier honored with new tombstone, memorial in St. Charles
MLive.com / Posted 11 days ago
9, 1865. The battle preceded the surrender of Confederate Army General Robert E. Lee to the Union Army under Lt. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant, triggering a series of surrenders across the South and signaling the end of the war. Five years after he... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
How the long history of sexist political coverage hurts democracychances were dismal by any measure. She and her suffragist supporters couldn’t
How the long history of sexist political coverage hurts democracy
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
chances were dismal by any measure. She and her suffragist supporters couldn’t even vote when she challenged incumbent Ulysses S. Grant in 1872. That didn’t stop the media from demonizing Woodhull, a member of the suffragist-era Equal Rights... Read more
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Daily Herald
Naper Settlement's Civil War Days strives for authenticityof encampments and battles each spring. This weekend, during Civil War Days on
Naper Settlement's Civil War Days strives for authenticity
Daily Herald / Posted 11 days ago
of encampments and battles each spring. This weekend, during Civil War Days on May 21 and 22, Werline will portray General Ulysses S. Grant, who led the Union army to victory before he was elected the 18th president of the United States. Beginning... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Reporters’ Notebookheirloom to talk about. Old photographs also are welcome. HARD FOUGHT – Civil
Reporters’ Notebook
The Buffalo News / Posted 12 days ago
heirloom to talk about. Old photographs also are welcome. HARD FOUGHT – Civil War re-enactor Ed Brodbeck will portray Gen. Ulysses S. Grant and talk about the 1864 Overland Campaign in northern Virginia, also known as the Wilderness Campaign, at... Read more
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Deseret News
How the long history of sexist political coverage hurts democracychances were dismal by any measure. She and her suffragist supporters couldn’t
How the long history of sexist political coverage hurts democracy
Deseret News / Posted 13 days ago
chances were dismal by any measure. She and her suffragist supporters couldn’t even vote when she challenged incumbent Ulysses S. Grant in 1872. That didn’t stop the media from demonizing Woodhull, a member of the suffragist-era Equal Rights... Read more
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The Atlantic
'Kill Every Buffalo You Can! Every Buffalo Dead Is an Indian Gone'the buffalos demise. One factor was that for a long time, the country’s highest
'Kill Every Buffalo You Can! Every Buffalo Dead Is an Indian Gone'
The Atlantic / Posted 15 days ago
the buffalos demise. One factor was that for a long time, the country’s highest generals, politicians, even then President Ulysses S. Grant saw the destruction of buffalo as solution to the country’s “Indian Problem.” Before Sheridan joined Cody... Read more
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ABC News
Yellowstone Photographs Helped Create First National ParkHayden. The photographs that Jackson took during this trip were presented to co
Yellowstone Photographs Helped Create First National Park
ABC News / Posted 15 days ago
Hayden. The photographs that Jackson took during this trip were presented to congress, and on March 1, 1872, President Ulysses S. Grant signed a law making Yellowstone National Park - the nation’s first. The United States now has 59 protected... Read more
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Raw Story
Here’s how the reputations of US presidents keep changingand Jimmy Carter. Both JQ Adams and Madison were, certainly, greater men than P
Here’s how the reputations of US presidents keep changing
Raw Story / Posted 15 days ago
and Jimmy Carter. Both JQ Adams and Madison were, certainly, greater men than Presidents! Grover Cleveland, Gerald Ford, Ulysses S. Grant, and William Howard Taft each will also drop two slots as a result, with Richard Nixon rising above Calvin... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Decriminalizing marijuana a debate worth having nowby Union forces and exhausted from four years of war, exchanged a series of not
Decriminalizing marijuana a debate worth having now
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
by Union forces and exhausted from four years of war, exchanged a series of notes with his Union counterpart, Lt. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant, inquiring about a possible surrender. In replies to Grant’s letters, issued within 48 hours of their... Read more
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Slate
Never Goldwater: How the Fight to Defeat the Arizona Senator Gave Birth to the Modern GOPPalace, originally built to host a livestock convention, was in 1956 for Eisenh
Never Goldwater: How the Fight to Defeat the Arizona Senator Gave Birth to the Modern GOP
Slate / Posted 16 days ago
Palace, originally built to host a livestock convention, was in 1956 for Eisenhower’s second nomination. Before Eisenhower, Ulysses S. Grant was the last Republican president to have gone on to serve a second term. The ’56 convention was, at the... Read more
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Christian Today
The non-apology: why it's corroding our public lifeand Clinton If you're wondering why my opening line here is familiar, that's b
The non-apology: why it's corroding our public life
Christian Today / Posted 16 days ago
and Clinton If you're wondering why my opening line here is familiar, that's because it's not my line. It's Elton John's. In one of his most famous lyrics, he goes on to say, "Oh it seems to me, that sorry seems to be the hardest word." He's... Read more
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Washington City Paper
An American Daughter at Keegan Theatre: Thursday, May 13the perspective of Dr. Lyssa Dent Hughes, a candidate for surgeon general. She
An American Daughter at Keegan Theatre: Thursday, May 13
Washington City Paper / Posted 16 days ago
the perspective of Dr. Lyssa Dent Hughes, a candidate for surgeon general. She appears to be a shoo-in: A descendent of Ulysses S. Grant and the daughter of a senator, Lyssa is exactly the kind of pro-choice woman a liberal electorate desires.... Read more
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Mashable
44 Books on 44 Presidents: My struggle with Ulysses Grantalso follow Marcus' progress at the @44in52 Twitter account and with this 44 in
44 Books on 44 Presidents: My struggle with Ulysses Grant
Mashable / Posted 17 days ago
also follow Marcus' progress at the @44in52 Twitter account and with this 44 in 52 Spreadsheet. At 600 pages, this tale of Ulysses S. Grant isn't the longest book in my project thus far — the Washington, Adams and Lincoln biographies had more pages... Read more
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