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WRTV Indianapolis
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historiansD.C., "turned to African Americans — enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historians
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 2 hours ago
D.C., "turned to African Americans — enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings." Letters from the commission in charge of constructing the... Read more
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Business Wire
ICPC Reflects upon the Start of the Global Cable Communications Revolution—150 Years Ago Todaythe trans-Atlantic telegraphic link it was celebrated in the fresco by Constant
ICPC Reflects upon the Start of the Global Cable Communications Revolution—150 Years Ago Today
Business Wire / Posted 6 hours ago
the trans-Atlantic telegraphic link it was celebrated in the fresco by Constantino Brumidi that decorates the dome of the United States Capitol Building in Washington DC. Titled TheApotheosis of Washington, the fresco has a marine section... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historiansD.C., "turned to African Americans — enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historians
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 7 hours ago
D.C., "turned to African Americans — enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings." Letters from the commission in charge of constructing the... Read more
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Canberra Times
History made: Hillary Clinton formally nominated as Democratic presidential candidateany, so they "turned to African-American enslaved and free to provide the bulk
History made: Hillary Clinton formally nominated as Democratic presidential candidate
Canberra Times / Posted 8 hours ago
any, so they "turned to African-American enslaved and free to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." The association said slaves had worked at the government's... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historiansD.C., "turned to African Americans — enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historians
KIVI Boise / Posted 8 hours ago
D.C., "turned to African Americans — enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings." Letters from the commission in charge of constructing the... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historiansD.C., "turned to African Americans - enslaved and free - to provide the bulk of
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historians
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 8 hours ago
D.C., "turned to African Americans - enslaved and free - to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings." Letters from the commission in charge of constructing the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historiansD.C., "turned to African Americans - enslaved and free - to provide the bulk of
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historians
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 8 hours ago
D.C., "turned to African Americans - enslaved and free - to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings." Letters from the commission in charge of constructing the... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historiansD.C., "turned to African Americans — enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historians
KGTV San Diego / Posted 8 hours ago
D.C., "turned to African Americans — enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings." Letters from the commission in charge of constructing the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historiansD.C., "turned to African Americans - enslaved and free - to provide the bulk of
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historians
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 hours ago
D.C., "turned to African Americans - enslaved and free - to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings." Letters from the commission in charge of constructing the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historiansD.C., “turned to African Americans — enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historians
The Seattle Times / Posted 9 hours ago
D.C., “turned to African Americans — enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings.” Letters from the commission in charge of constructing the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historiansD.C., "turned to African Americans - enslaved and free - to provide the bulk of
Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historians
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 9 hours ago
D.C., "turned to African Americans - enslaved and free - to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings." Letters from the commission in charge of constructing the... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Fact-checking Michelle Obama: Did slaves really build the...turned to both enslaved and free African-Americans. They provided "a bulk of th
Fact-checking Michelle Obama: Did slaves really build the...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 10 hours ago
turned to both enslaved and free African-Americans. They provided "a bulk of the labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings," according to the White House Historical Association. Slaves... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Fact-checking Michelle Obama: Did slaves really build the...turned to both enslaved and free African-Americans. They provided "a bulk of th
Fact-checking Michelle Obama: Did slaves really build the...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 11 hours ago
turned to both enslaved and free African-Americans. They provided "a bulk of the labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings," according to the White House Historical Association. Slaves... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Fact-checking Michelle Obama: Did slaves really build the...turned to both enslaved and free African-Americans. They provided "a bulk of th
Fact-checking Michelle Obama: Did slaves really build the...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 11 hours ago
turned to both enslaved and free African-Americans. They provided "a bulk of the labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings," according to the White House Historical Association. Slaves... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 11 hours ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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First Coast News
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
First Coast News / Posted 12 hours ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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ajc.com
Fact-checking Michelle Obama: Did slaves really build the...turned to both enslaved and free African-Americans. They provided "a bulk of th
Fact-checking Michelle Obama: Did slaves really build the...
ajc.com / Posted 12 hours ago
turned to both enslaved and free African-Americans. They provided "a bulk of the labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings," according to the White House Historical Association. Slaves... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Fact-checking Michelle Obama: Did slaves really build the...turned to both enslaved and free African-Americans. They provided "a bulk of th
Fact-checking Michelle Obama: Did slaves really build the...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 12 hours ago
turned to both enslaved and free African-Americans. They provided "a bulk of the labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildings," according to the White House Historical Association. Slaves... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 14 hours ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
First Lady says slaves built the White House: is she right?then turned to African Americans, “enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of l
First Lady says slaves built the White House: is she right?
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 14 hours ago
then turned to African Americans, “enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings.” For the raw materials needed to construct the building, a... Read more
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ABC News
First Lady Says Slaves Built the White House: Is She Right?then turned to African Americans, "enslaved and free -- to provide the bulk of
First Lady Says Slaves Built the White House: Is She Right?
ABC News / Posted 15 hours ago
then turned to African Americans, "enslaved and free -- to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." For the raw materials needed to construct the building, a... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 15 hours ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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11 News Houston
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
11 News Houston / Posted 15 hours ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 16 hours ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 16 hours ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 16 hours ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 16 hours ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 16 hours ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 16 hours ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 17 hours ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 17 hours ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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CBS News
Who dominated Google searches during the DNC Monday night?White House Historical Association, D.C. commissioners in the 1790s turned to b
Who dominated Google searches during the DNC Monday night?
CBS News / Posted 17 hours ago
White House Historical Association, D.C. commissioners in the 1790s turned to black people who were both enslaved and free "to provide the bulk of the labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol and other early government buildi... Read more
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metro
Did slaves really build the White House?and soon they turned to African American — enslaved and free — to provide the b
Did slaves really build the White House?
metro / Posted 18 hours ago
and soon they turned to African American — enslaved and free — to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings. Stonemason Collen Williamson trained enslaved people on the... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Yes, slaves built the White House"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bu
Yes, slaves built the White House
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 18 hours ago
"they (builders) turned to African American—enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol, and other early government buildings." Enslaved African Americans did not build what was called the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
July 24Best Picture, and win five, including Best Director for Spielberg. 1998: Russe
July 24
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
Best Picture, and win five, including Best Director for Spielberg. 1998: Russell Eugene Weston Jr. bursts into the United States Capitol and opens fire, killing two police officers. He was later ruled to be incompetent to stand trial due to... Read more
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Deseret News
Mia Love: We are the pioneers of our daythe Zamboni, hearing aids and traffic lights. One Utah inventor, Philo T. Farns
Mia Love: We are the pioneers of our day
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
the Zamboni, hearing aids and traffic lights. One Utah inventor, Philo T. Farnsworth, is memorialized with a statue in the United States Capitol that identifies him as the “Father of Television.” Fortunately, we have maintained our ambition,... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Historian discusses creation of the Essex County parks system.firm, notable for designing parks such as Central Park in Manhattan, Prospect P
Historian discusses creation of the Essex County parks system.
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 days ago
firm, notable for designing parks such as Central Park in Manhattan, Prospect Park in Brooklyn, and the grounds of the United States Capitol, soon replaced Bogart and Barrett. Olmsted redesigned those parks, which had not yet begun... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
Pleasanton JLAB Leadership named Runner-Up National Championsan original and only Army themed Norman Rockwell. Another highlight for the st
Pleasanton JLAB Leadership named Runner-Up National Champions
Pleasanton Express / Posted 13 days ago
an original and only Army themed Norman Rockwell. Another highlight for the students was a privately escorted tour of our United States Capitol led by one of Congressman Henry Cuellar’s summer interns whereby the team was able to walk in... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
US Capitol, surrounding buildings placed on lockdown Tuesday[FILE] An exterior photograph of the United States Capitol Building in Washingt
US Capitol, surrounding buildings placed on lockdown Tuesday
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 14 days ago
[FILE] An exterior photograph of the United States Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. [FILE] An exterior photograph of the United States Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. WASHINGTON, D.C._ The U.S. Capitol and the buildings within its complex... Read more
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News.com.au
US Capitol building locked downThe United States Capitol building in Washington DC is in lockdown. THE US Cap
US Capitol building locked down
News.com.au / Posted 14 days ago
The United States Capitol building in Washington DC is in lockdown. THE US Capitol building has been locked down as authorities investigated a nearby shooting, local media is reporting. Police surrounded the US Congress site, but did not disclosed... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
U.S. Capitol building lockdownmuch of the eastern United States. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) WASHINGTON, D.C. (N
U.S. Capitol building lockdown
WWLP Springfield / Posted 14 days ago
much of the eastern United States. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – A lockdown has just been lifted at the United States Capitol building and visitor center following a report of a person with something that looked like a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
US Capitol on lockdown as police swarm area as 'man seen brandishing weapon'The United States Capitol Building is on lockdown after police swarmed the area
US Capitol on lockdown as police swarm area as 'man seen brandishing weapon'
Daily Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
The United States Capitol Building is on lockdown after police swarmed the area following reports of a person having been seen brandishing a weapon. Officers raced to the building in Washington DC after emergency calls were received claiming a man... Read more
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Roll Call
Capitol Police Evacuate Ford BuildingCapitol Police evacuated the Ford building after a suspicious package was disco
Capitol Police Evacuate Ford Building
Roll Call / Posted 14 days ago
Capitol Police evacuated the Ford building after a suspicious package was discovered. (Google Streetscape) The United States Capitol Police Tuesday forced congressional staff from the Ford House Office Building in response to the detection of a... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Inner city youth visit nation's CapitolHill High School student's fourth trip with the church. "I would like to go on
Inner city youth visit nation's Capitol
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 16 days ago
Hill High School student's fourth trip with the church. "I would like to go on this trip because I've never been to the United States Capitol and I think it's gonna be fun, and I'm gonna learn a lot of new things," said Cattenhead. She isn't... Read more
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The Hill
The Hill's 12:30 Reportshooting victims. All now have #49 sticker. http://bit.ly/29ncI4S METRO NEWS O
The Hill's 12:30 Report
The Hill / Posted 18 days ago
shooting victims. All now have #49 sticker. http://bit.ly/29ncI4S METRO NEWS OF THE MORNING -- CAPITOL LOCKDOWN: The United States Capitol was placed under a lockdown for about 40 minutes on Friday morning, possibly due to a gun on the... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
ALL CLEAR at U.S. Capitol after early reports of armed subjectlockdown was lifted around 9:45 a.m. About an hour earlier, reports of a possib
ALL CLEAR at U.S. Capitol after early reports of armed subject
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 18 days ago
lockdown was lifted around 9:45 a.m. About an hour earlier, reports of a possible armed subject prompted the lockdown. The United States Capitol Police said the House was in recess until the situation was resolved. Police also had advised anyone... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
U.S. Capitol, visitor center on lockdown[FILE] An exterior photograph of the United States Capitol Building in Washingt
U.S. Capitol, visitor center on lockdown
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 18 days ago
[FILE] An exterior photograph of the United States Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. [FILE] An exterior photograph of the United States Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. The U.S. Capitol and Capitol Visitor Center are currently on lockdown... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
US Capitol no longer on lockdownWASGINGTON DC, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, UNITED STATES - 2013/06/01: The United Sta
US Capitol no longer on lockdown
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 18 days ago
WASGINGTON DC, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, UNITED STATES - 2013/06/01: The United States Capitol Building. (Photo by John Greim/LightRocket via Getty Images) WASGINGTON DC, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, UNITED STATES - 2013/06/01: The United States Capitol... Read more
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The Hill
US Capitol lockdown ends after 40 minutesThe United States Capitol was placed under a lockdown for about 40 minutes on F
US Capitol lockdown ends after 40 minutes
The Hill / Posted 18 days ago
The United States Capitol was placed under a lockdown for about 40 minutes on Friday morning, possibly due to a gun on the campus. The lockdown was lifted at about 9:40 a.m. Rep. Dennis Ross (R-Fla.) told The Hill that a staffer was seen in the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Honor Roll / Recognizing the accomplishments of Western New Yorkersunveiling of a gallery featuring artwork from around the nation, which will be
Honor Roll / Recognizing the accomplishments of Western New Yorkers
The Buffalo News / Posted 24 days ago
unveiling of a gallery featuring artwork from around the nation, which will be displayed in the Cannon Tunnel to the United States Capitol. Other awardees in Higgins’ district include Taylor Zlotek of West Seneca East High School, first... Read more
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