Ulysses S. Grant

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San Antonio Express-News
Jackson doesn’t belong on a bill with Tubmanwould be incongruous if Tubman had to share a bill with any of our slave-owning
Jackson doesn’t belong on a bill with Tubman
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 hours ago
would be incongruous if Tubman had to share a bill with any of our slave-owning presidents, with the possible exception of Ulysses S. Grant. His wife’s family had slaves and he freed one of his own, but his complete redemption via the Civil War is... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Senior Spotlight (Rae Schultz.old now, probably my boyfriend. Name three historic figures you'd like to meet
Senior Spotlight (Rae Schultz.
Bureau County Republican / Posted 10 hours ago
old now, probably my boyfriend. Name three historic figures you'd like to meet (and why): Johnny Cash, Maya Angelou and Ulysses S. Grant. I feel each of them would have amazing stories to tell. If stranded on a deserted island, I would have my:... Read more
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TribLIVE
Single best joke told by every president, from Obama to Washingtonuprising wanted to remove him and install Democrat Samuel J. Tilden: “Mr. Tild
Single best joke told by every president, from Obama to Washington
TribLIVE / Posted 10 hours ago
uprising wanted to remove him and install Democrat Samuel J. Tilden: “Mr. Tilden will be arrested and shot.” Ulysses S. Grant, when told that Charles Sumner, a righteous senator from Massachusetts, didn't believe in the... Read more
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The Temasek Review
SMRT: Still no hati-kiri meh? « Opinion « TR EMERITUSafter But let’s be fair: maybe he realised that his previous “100 day” comment
SMRT: Still no hati-kiri meh? « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 19 hours ago
after But let’s be fair: maybe he realised that his previous “100 day” comment provoked Nemesis to punish him for his hubris. He didn’t want us to suffer because he talks cock.) Let alone a deep bow of apology? Japanese CEO of Mitsubishi Motors... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The single best joke told by every president, from Obama to Washingtonthat a congressional uprising wanted to remove him and install Democrat Samuel
The single best joke told by every president, from Obama to Washington
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
that a congressional uprising wanted to remove him and install Democrat Samuel J. Tilden • "No, he didn't write it." - Ulysses S. Grant, when told that Charles Sumner, a righteous senator from Massachusetts, didn't believe in the Bible •... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Bison Warson his March to the Sea. It's true that Smits is working with thin official doc
Bison Wars
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
on his March to the Sea. It's true that Smits is working with thin official documentation—a notarized letter from President Ulysses S. Grant sure would help a historian out in this situation, but no one's yet dug such a thing up. There's plenty of... Read more
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The Washington Times
SCOTT WHITLOCK: Ulysses Grant met the challenge of racial equalityDavid Duke, someone who has routinely retweeted hateful words from white suprem
SCOTT WHITLOCK: Ulysses Grant met the challenge of racial equality
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
David Duke, someone who has routinely retweeted hateful words from white supremacists. April 27 was the 194th birthday of Ulysses S. Grant, a two-term Republican president, so it’s a good time to look back on how this GOP leader handled civil... Read more
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Market Watch
From Pocahontas to Tubman: Watch U.S. currency transform over the yearsway back in 1886. George Washington didn’t make his way back to the front until
From Pocahontas to Tubman: Watch U.S. currency transform over the years
Market Watch / Posted 2 days ago
way back in 1886. George Washington didn’t make his way back to the front until 1929, when he replaced Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant. Alexander Hamilton was on the front of the $2 bill in 1862, giving way to Thomas Jefferson seven years... Read more
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Slate
Donald Trump Will Be the Republican Nominee for President. Don’t Ever Get Used to It.in elected office. The same goes for one of most popular presidents, Dwight Eis
Donald Trump Will Be the Republican Nominee for President. Don’t Ever Get Used to It.
Slate / Posted 2 days ago
in elected office. The same goes for one of most popular presidents, Dwight Eisenhower, and one of our most controversial, Ulysses S. Grant, who were career soldiers and war heroes before winning the White House. As nominees for president, both... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
The single best joke told by every president, from Obama to Washingtonuprising wanted to remove him and install Democrat Samuel J. Tilden "Mr. Tilde
The single best joke told by every president, from Obama to Washington
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
uprising wanted to remove him and install Democrat Samuel J. Tilden "Mr. Tilden will be arrested and shot." - Ulysses S. Grant, when told that Charles Sumner, a righteous senator from Massachusetts, didn't believe in the Bible "No, he... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, April 27, 2016of the telegraph, Samuel Morse, was born in Charlestown, Massachusetts. In 182
This day in history, April 27, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
of the telegraph, Samuel Morse, was born in Charlestown, Massachusetts. In 1822, the 18th president of the United States, Ulysses S. Grant, was born in Point Pleasant, Ohio. In 1865, the steamer Sultana, carrying freed Union prisoners of war,... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanacof the telegraph, Samuel Morse, was born in Charlestown, Massachusetts. In 182
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
of the telegraph, Samuel Morse, was born in Charlestown, Massachusetts. In 1822, the 18th president of the United States, Ulysses S. Grant, was born in Point Pleasant, Ohio. In 1865, the steamer Sultana, carrying freed Union prisoners of war,... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Were Bison Slaughtered to Starve American Indians?: Whether it was official policy doesn't matter.on his March to the Sea. It’s true that Smits is working with thin official doc
Were Bison Slaughtered to Starve American Indians?: Whether it was official policy doesn't matter.
Washington City Paper / Posted 3 days ago
on his March to the Sea. It’s true that Smits is working with thin official documentation—a notarized letter from President Ulysses S. Grant sure would help a historian out in this situation, but no one’s yet dug such a thing up. There’s plenty of... Read more
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Fortune
Samantha Bee mocks opponents of the Harriet Tubman $20also pointed out that conservatives were just recently angling for their own mo
Samantha Bee mocks opponents of the Harriet Tubman $20
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
also pointed out that conservatives were just recently angling for their own money substitution that would replace Ulysses S. Grant with Ronald Reagan on the $50 bill out of complaints that only 20th century Democrats are currently featured... Read more
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Philly.com
No folly: Restoration of Cape May's Congress Hall celebratedof each of the 19th-century presidents who frequented the hotel in its original
No folly: Restoration of Cape May's Congress Hall celebrated
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
of each of the 19th-century presidents who frequented the hotel in its original heyday - Franklin Pierce, James Buchanan, Ulysses S. Grant, and Benjamin Harrison - to decorate four new suites named after those presidents. The yearlong birthday... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Suicides and mental health, RT, Jones and guns, presidents and slavespantheon, owned slaves. Surprisingly, the last president who owned or at least
Suicides and mental health, RT, Jones and guns, presidents and slaves
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
pantheon, owned slaves. Surprisingly, the last president who owned or at least had control over slaves was none other than Ulysses S. Grant, the highest-ranking general in the Union Army before he became the 18th president. Robert M. Murphey,... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Full at lastwife, who had been a teacher, became the first woman in the country appointed p
Full at last
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
wife, who had been a teacher, became the first woman in the country appointed postmistress. She was appointed by President Ulysses S. Grant, said Liz Wilson’s son, John Buehler. Liz Wilson claimed to lack the smarts of her older brother, Joe, but... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Foot soldier's diary marches onamong the soldiers and they swear eternal vengeance on the entire southern peop
Foot soldier's diary marches on
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
among the soldiers and they swear eternal vengeance on the entire southern people," the diary reads. Hay's unit spots Ulysses S. Grant on April 25. "Grant is looking well, I think he gets plenty of good whiskey," the diary says. May 23 and 24... Read more
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Island Packet
Thinkest thou knowest thy Shakespeare? (Forsooth, no cheating!)“Star Trek” 8. Which U.S. president once dressed in drag to play Desdemona in
Thinkest thou knowest thy Shakespeare? (Forsooth, no cheating!)
Island Packet / Posted 7 days ago
“Star Trek” 8. Which U.S. president once dressed in drag to play Desdemona in “Othello”? A. Thomas Jefferson B. Ulysses S. Grant C. Theodore Roosevelt D. Bill Clinton 9. Which celebrated actor left the stage halfway through “Hamlet,”... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Thinkest thou knowest thy Shakespeare? (Forsooth, no cheating!)“Star Trek” 8. Which U.S. president once dressed in drag to play Desdemona in
Thinkest thou knowest thy Shakespeare? (Forsooth, no cheating!)
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
“Star Trek” 8. Which U.S. president once dressed in drag to play Desdemona in “Othello”? A. Thomas Jefferson B. Ulysses S. Grant C. Theodore Roosevelt D. Bill Clinton 9. Which celebrated actor left the stage halfway through “Hamlet,”... Read more
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NBC News
U.S. Capitol Gyrocopter Pilot Douglas Hughes Sentenced to 120 Daysrestricted airspace and then a no-fly zone. He zoomed over the National Mall an
U.S. Capitol Gyrocopter Pilot Douglas Hughes Sentenced to 120 Days
NBC News / Posted 8 days ago
restricted airspace and then a no-fly zone. He zoomed over the National Mall and past the statue memorializing President Ulysses S. Grant before landing with a thud and a bounce on Congress' West Lawn. In a sentencing memorandum, Hughes'... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Harriet Tubman’s next: What’s the history of our money?official said Wednesday Harriet Tubman’s portrait will replace Jackson’s. A tim
Harriet Tubman’s next: What’s the history of our money?
WWLP Springfield / Posted 9 days ago
official said Wednesday Harriet Tubman’s portrait will replace Jackson’s. A timetable was not immediately known.$50 Bill: Ulysses S. Grant(Courtesy: uscurrency.gov) The first $50 Federal Reserve note was issued in 1914 and featured a portrait of... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Harriet Tubman will Replace Andrew Jackson on the $20 billamong existing currency, it’s hardly a résumé to compete with the likes of Geor
Harriet Tubman will Replace Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill
TheStreet.com / Posted 9 days ago
among existing currency, it’s hardly a résumé to compete with the likes of George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Hamilton, Ulysses S. Grant and Benjamin Franklin, the figures who appear on notes one through 100, respectively. Lew had previously... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
History: 30M glimpse Lincoln's funeral trainof all time. April 20, 1871: After Congress heard testimony from witnesses of
History: 30M glimpse Lincoln's funeral train
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 10 days ago
of all time. April 20, 1871: After Congress heard testimony from witnesses of Klan atrocities in the South, President Ulysses S. Grant signed the Ku Klux Klan Act, otherwise known as the Civil Rights Act of 1871. The act gave the President the... Read more
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Daily Record
A century’s worth of our ‘best idea’a century, some national parks are even older. Yellowstone was technically the
A century’s worth of our ‘best idea’
Daily Record / Posted 12 days ago
a century, some national parks are even older. Yellowstone was technically the first, established in 1872 by President Ulysses S. Grant. However, the land for Yosemite National Park in California was acquired even earlier — in 1864, during... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Buddy, do you have a spare image of a dead white man?currency cover shots that come to mind. And while we’re on the subject of poli
Buddy, do you have a spare image of a dead white man?
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
currency cover shots that come to mind. And while we’re on the subject of political correctness, why are we celebrating Ulysses S. Grant who — at the very best — was a borderline alcoholic by having his image on the $50 bill. So what if he was... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Coming Uptalk: Alvin “Al” Parker will discuss his famous ancestor, Ely Samuel Parker, a
Coming Up
The Buffalo News / Posted 14 days ago
talk: Alvin “Al” Parker will discuss his famous ancestor, Ely Samuel Parker, a sachem of the Seneca Nation and adjutant to Ulysses S. Grant during the Civil War, at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Officers Club on the grounds of Old Fort Niagara. The free... Read more
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York Daily Record
Road trip! Appomattox Courthouse, Virginia: Part 4Historic Site is the restored village and the McLean house where Robert E. Lee
Road trip! Appomattox Courthouse, Virginia: Part 4
York Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
Historic Site is the restored village and the McLean house where Robert E. Lee surrendered his Army of Northern Virginia to Ulysses S Grant. However, the boundaries of the park contain much of the battlefield where Lee tried to break out before... Read more
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Daily Mail
Wonders of nature: Inside Yellowstone, America's first national parkis a wild place filled with fierce animals, deep canyons and scalding waters, b
Wonders of nature: Inside Yellowstone, America's first national park
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
is a wild place filled with fierce animals, deep canyons and scalding waters, but constrained within human-imposed limits. What wilderness means to people has steadily changed since Yellowstone was founded. The Park Service no longer tries to... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Autopsy on Colton Boy Who Collapsed on Field Found No Sign of Trauma, Evidence of Cardiac Failurethe coroner’s brief statement read. Gallegos died Tuesday after being taken to
Autopsy on Colton Boy Who Collapsed on Field Found No Sign of Trauma, Evidence of Cardiac Failure
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 15 days ago
the coroner’s brief statement read. Gallegos died Tuesday after being taken to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center from Ulysses S. Grant Elementary School in Colton. Mourners comfort each other outside Ulysses S. Grant Elementary School on... Read more
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CBS News
On this day: The murder of Abraham Lincolnhe was using the night of the assassination. Abraham Lincoln's assassination
On this day: The murder of Abraham Lincoln
CBS News / Posted 15 days ago
he was using the night of the assassination. Abraham Lincoln's assassination This is an undated photo of a sketch of Gen. Ulysses S. Grant. The general and his wife were supposed to accompany Lincoln and the First Lady to Ford's Theatre on April... Read more
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Raw Story
History repeating itself? Free trade is once again tearing apart the Republican Partydecided to run an independent presidential candidate to oppose the corruption-l
History repeating itself? Free trade is once again tearing apart the Republican Party
Raw Story / Posted 15 days ago
decided to run an independent presidential candidate to oppose the corruption-laden protectionist Republican incumbent, Ulysses S. Grant. They called their splinter group the Liberal Republican Party (“liberal” at this time meaning a support... Read more
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Daily Star
Police probe after 12-old boy dies 'when bully stamped on his chest' in PE classdescribed how Dominick was hit with two blows after slipping over picking up a
Police probe after 12-old boy dies 'when bully stamped on his chest' in PE class
Daily Star / Posted 15 days ago
described how Dominick was hit with two blows after slipping over picking up a football. The tragedy took place at Ulysses S. Grant Elementary School, about 60 miles east of Los Angeles in California, USA. Dominick's father, Joel Gallegos,... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Father says bully stomped on 12-old’s chest before he diedGallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his
Father says bully stomped on 12-old’s chest before he died
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 16 days ago
Gallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his son Dominick was playing on a field at Ulysses S. Grant Elementary School just before the school day ended when the incident occurred. School officials told him... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Father says bully stomped on 12-old’s chest before he diedGallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his
Father says bully stomped on 12-old’s chest before he died
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 16 days ago
Gallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his son Dominick was playing on a field at Ulysses S. Grant Elementary School just before the school day ended when the incident occurred. School officials told him... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Father says bully stomped on 12-old’s chest before he diedGallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his
Father says bully stomped on 12-old’s chest before he died
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 16 days ago
Gallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his son Dominick was playing on a field at Ulysses S. Grant Elementary School just before the school day ended when the incident occurred. School officials told him... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Father says bully stomped on 12-old’s chest before he diedGallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his
Father says bully stomped on 12-old’s chest before he died
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 16 days ago
Gallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his son Dominick was playing on a field at Ulysses S. Grant Elementary School just before the school day ended when the incident occurred. School officials told him... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sixth grader dies at school 'after he was stomped on the chest'during a PE class was killed after a school bully stomped on his chest. Domini
Sixth grader dies at school 'after he was stomped on the chest'
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
during a PE class was killed after a school bully stomped on his chest. Dominick Gallegos, who is a sixth-grader at the Ulysses S. Grant Elementary School in Colton, near Los Angeles, lost consciousness while he was out on the football... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry County Planit 10: "Addams Family," "Shrek," MCC Drag Show, Battle of the Bands & moreand seniors. Tickets and information: www.greateventseats.com/dc. 3.) “OLD TIM
McHenry County Planit 10: "Addams Family," "Shrek," MCC Drag Show, Battle of the Bands & more
Northwest Herald / Posted 16 days ago
and seniors. Tickets and information: www.greateventseats.com/dc. 3.) “OLD TIME RADIO SHOW” WHEN: 7 p.m. April 15 WHERE: Ulysses S. Grant Intermediate School, 816 E. Grant Highway, Marengo COST & INFO: Marengo Community Radio will present an... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Father says bully stomped on 12-old’s chest before he diedGallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his
Father says bully stomped on 12-old’s chest before he died
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 16 days ago
Gallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his son Dominick was playing on a field at Ulysses S. Grant Elementary School just before the school day ended when the incident occurred. School officials told him... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Father says bully stomped on 12-old’s chest before he diedGallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his
Father says bully stomped on 12-old’s chest before he died
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 16 days ago
Gallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his son Dominick was playing on a field at Ulysses S. Grant Elementary School just before the school day ended when the incident occurred. School officials told him... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Father says Bully Stomped on 12-Old’s Chest before He DiedGallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his
Father says Bully Stomped on 12-Old’s Chest before He Died
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 16 days ago
Gallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his son Dominick was playing on a field at Ulysses S. Grant Elementary School just before the school day ended when the incident occurred. School officials told him... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Father says bully stomped on 12-old’s chest before he diedGallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his
Father says bully stomped on 12-old’s chest before he died
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 16 days ago
Gallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his son Dominick was playing on a field at Ulysses S. Grant Elementary School just before the school day ended when the incident occurred. School officials told him... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Father says bully stomped on 12-old’s chest before he diedGallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his
Father says bully stomped on 12-old’s chest before he died
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 16 days ago
Gallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his son Dominick was playing on a field at Ulysses S. Grant Elementary School just before the school day ended when the incident occurred. School officials told him... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Father says bully stomped on 12-old’s chest before he diedGallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his
Father says bully stomped on 12-old’s chest before he died
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 16 days ago
Gallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his son Dominick was playing on a field at Ulysses S. Grant Elementary School just before the school day ended when the incident occurred. School officials told him... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Father says bully stomped on 12-old’s chest before he diedGallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his
Father says bully stomped on 12-old’s chest before he died
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 16 days ago
Gallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his son Dominick was playing on a field at Ulysses S. Grant Elementary School just before the school day ended when the incident occurred. School officials told him... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Father says bully stomped on 12-old’s chest before he diedGallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his
Father says bully stomped on 12-old’s chest before he died
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 16 days ago
Gallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his son Dominick was playing on a field at Ulysses S. Grant Elementary School just before the school day ended when the incident occurred. School officials told him... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Father says bully stomped on 12-old’s chest before he diedGallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his
Father says bully stomped on 12-old’s chest before he died
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 16 days ago
Gallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his son Dominick was playing on a field at Ulysses S. Grant Elementary School just before the school day ended when the incident occurred. School officials told him... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Father says bully stomped on son’s chest at school before he died: “This kid did it on purpose”on their son’s chest before he lost consciousness. Joel Gallegos told KTLA his
Father says bully stomped on son’s chest at school before he died: “This kid did it on purpose”
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 16 days ago
on their son’s chest before he lost consciousness. Joel Gallegos told KTLA his son Dominick was playing on a field at Ulysses S. Grant Elementary School just before the school day ended when the incident occurred. School officials told him... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Bully Stomped on Chest of Colton 6th Grader Who Died, Boy’s Parents SayGallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his
Bully Stomped on Chest of Colton 6th Grader Who Died, Boy’s Parents Say
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 16 days ago
Gallegos is seen in a photo provided by family members. Joel Gallegos said his son Dominick was playing on a field at Ulysses S. Grant Elementary School just before the school day ended when the incident occurred. School officials told him... Read more
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