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Slate
An Essential Tool That Fueled the Cotton Industry’s Explosive Growth. (It’s Not the Cotton Gin.)Our defining institution, in nine lives. Excerpted from The Half Has Never Bee
An Essential Tool That Fueled the Cotton Industry’s Explosive Growth. (It’s Not the Cotton Gin.)
Slate / Posted 6 days ago
Our defining institution, in nine lives. Excerpted from The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism by Edward E. Baptist. Published by Basic Books. The kind of slavery that Charles Ball, an enslaved man from Maryland... Read more
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Los Angeles Dodgers
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Los Angeles Dodgers / Posted 10 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Kansas City Royals
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Kansas City Royals / Posted 10 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Detroit Tigers
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Detroit Tigers / Posted 10 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Atlanta Braves
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Atlanta Braves / Posted 10 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Cleveland Indians
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Cleveland Indians / Posted 10 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Colorado Rockies
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Colorado Rockies / Posted 10 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Boston Red Sox
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Boston Red Sox / Posted 10 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Seattle Mariners
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Seattle Mariners / Posted 10 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Anaheim Angels
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Anaheim Angels / Posted 10 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Milwaukee Brewers
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Milwaukee Brewers / Posted 10 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Toronto Blue Jays
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Toronto Blue Jays / Posted 10 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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St. Louis Cardinals
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
St. Louis Cardinals / Posted 10 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Baltimore Orioles
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Baltimore Orioles / Posted 10 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Philadelphia Phillies
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Philadelphia Phillies / Posted 10 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Cincinnati Reds
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Cincinnati Reds / Posted 10 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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New York Mets
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
New York Mets / Posted 10 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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New York Yankees
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
New York Yankees / Posted 10 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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San Diego Padres
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
San Diego Padres / Posted 10 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Texas Rangers
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Texas Rangers / Posted 10 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Pittsburgh Pirates
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Pittsburgh Pirates / Posted 10 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Washington Nationals
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Washington Nationals / Posted 10 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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Oakland A's
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legendDan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He
Dwight Gooden still a New York Mets legend
Oakland A's / Posted 10 days ago
Dan Gladden, the Giants' left fielder and leadoff batter, was next in line. He already had struck out once. Shea was in a frenzy, demanding that Gooden strike out the side and keep alive his chance for 20. Then, Gladden denied the masses -- he made... Read more
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NBC Washington
Ten DMV High Schools Ranked in National Top 500Newsweek has ranked the top 500 schools in the country on how well they prepare
Ten DMV High Schools Ranked in National Top 500
NBC Washington / Posted 11 days ago
Newsweek has ranked the top 500 schools in the country on how well they prepare students for college -- and several schools from Maryland and Virginia made the list. Rank: 1 -- Thomas Jefferson High, Alexandria, Virginia Thomas Jefferson claimed the... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Hawkins Wins Renegades Of Dirt Special At EriezAt the end of the evening it was Fairmont, West Virginia's Jake Hawkins taking
Hawkins Wins Renegades Of Dirt Special At Eriez
The Post-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
At the end of the evening it was Fairmont, West Virginia's Jake Hawkins taking the Renegade's win over Davies. Super Late Model rookie Chad Wright won his second feature of the year after early leader, World of Outlaws 2015 points leader Shane... Read more
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Gonzales Weekly Citizen
Two arrests made in Roussel's armed robbery, three suspects still wanted Posted Aug. 12, 2015 at 5:07 PM Detectives with the City of Gonzales Police
Two arrests made in Roussel's armed robbery, three suspects still wanted
Gonzales Weekly Citizen / Posted 17 days ago
Posted Aug. 12, 2015 at 5:07 PM Detectives with the City of Gonzales Police department have made two arrests in connection with the Roussel’s armed robbery, (1486 N. Airline... Read more
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The Advocate
Two arrested, three others being sought in July 14 jewelry store heist in GonzalesGONZALES — Two men were arrested in the July 14 armed robbery of a Gonzales jew
Two arrested, three others being sought in July 14 jewelry store heist in Gonzales
The Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
GONZALES — Two men were arrested in the July 14 armed robbery of a Gonzales jewelry store, and police are searching for two other adults and a juvenile in the heist. All are members of a gang called the Truce Mob, the Gonzales Police report... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Death Notices,SAN ANGELO — David Guerrero, 47, died Monday, Aug. 10, 2015. Service is at noon
Death Notices,
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 19 days ago
SAN ANGELO — David Guerrero, 47, died Monday, Aug. 10, 2015. Service is at noon Friday at Paul Ann Church. Arrangements are by Johnson's Funeral Home. Survivors include his children, Tino Guerrero, Selina Guerrero and Victoria Guerrero; brothers... Read more
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SportingNews
Who broke Geno Smith's jaw? Meet IK EnemkpaliEnemkpali (pronounced: IN-em-PALL-ee), known as IK, was immediately released.
Who broke Geno Smith's jaw? Meet IK Enemkpali
SportingNews / Posted 19 days ago
Enemkpali (pronounced: IN-em-PALL-ee), known as IK, was immediately released. And Smith, who's out 6-10 weeks, is mad. But there's more to the second-year linebacker than a mean right hook. New York's sixth-round draft pick in 2014 was a standout... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Blair Wins A Pair At Eriez SpeedwayThe Clinger E-Mod Chassis Economods had eight cars start their feature with poi
Blair Wins A Pair At Eriez Speedway
The Post-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
The Clinger E-Mod Chassis Economods had eight cars start their feature with points leader Bowers on the pole with Terry Akerley outside. Caution was shown after one lap for Jason Brightman, spun in turn four. Bowers drove out to a big lead with Ty... Read more
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The Weekly Standard
'What You Give Makes a Life'Open tennis turned out to be a great bet. Through the ’70s and ’80s, the sport
'What You Give Makes a Life'
The Weekly Standard / Posted 20 days ago
Open tennis turned out to be a great bet. Through the ’70s and ’80s, the sport flourished, grew rich, made at least some players wealthy. The WTEF increased its outreach as kids were attracted to their programs even as federal policies contributed to... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Winifred A. JohnsonBorn January 22, 1927, in Marquette, "Winnie" was the daughter of John and Rosa
Winifred A. Johnson
The Mining Journal / Posted 23 days ago
Born January 22, 1927, in Marquette, "Winnie" was the daughter of John and Rosa (Larson) Johnson. Winnie was raised on the family farm in Skandia and attended the Skandia School followed by Graveraet High School where she graduated in 1944. Shortly... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Today In Sports History for Aug. 71907 — Walter Johnson pitches the Washington Senators to a 7-2 victory over the
Today In Sports History for Aug. 7
Juneau Empire / Posted 24 days ago
1907 — Walter Johnson pitches the Washington Senators to a 7-2 victory over the Cleveland Indians for the first of his 417 victories. 1952 — 74-year-old Bion Shively drives Sharp Note to victory in the third heat of the Hambletonian Stakes. 1983 —... Read more
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Slate
How Slaves Navigated Their Inhuman AppraisalsOur defining institution, in nine lives. This article supplements Episode 6 of
How Slaves Navigated Their Inhuman Appraisals
Slate / Posted 25 days ago
Our defining institution, in nine lives. This article supplements Episode 6 of The History of American Slavery, our inaugural Slate Academy. Please join Slate’s Jamelle Bouie and Rebecca Onion for a different kind of summer school. To learn more and... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Walter Johnson of Elmwood Park dies at 88Walter Johnson Elmwood Park – Walter J. Johnson, 88, died July 25. Born in Li
Walter Johnson of Elmwood Park dies at 88
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 25 days ago
Walter Johnson Elmwood Park – Walter J. Johnson, 88, died July 25. Born in Lincoln Park, he was a resident of Elmwood Park for many years. He was a supervisor for Garden State Paper Company for more than 30 years before retiring. He was a Korean... Read more
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Denver Post
Rockies' furious rally in ninth falls just short against MarinersThe Rockies have their hopes hanging on the backs of two young pitchers throwin
Rockies' furious rally in ninth falls just short against Mariners
Denver Post / Posted 27 days ago
The Rockies have their hopes hanging on the backs of two young pitchers throwing back-to-back this week at Coors Field. Eddie Butler and Jon Gray — linked since last year as "Butler and Gray," like a law firm or a sitcom — are back together again in... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
50 years ago: Sheraton Jacksonville to join Gulf Life Center on SouthbankMonday, August 3, 11:30 AM EDT Plans for the hotel were announced by M.S. Nieh
50 years ago: Sheraton Jacksonville to join Gulf Life Center on Southbank
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 27 days ago
Monday, August 3, 11:30 AM EDT Plans for the hotel were announced by M.S. Niehaus, president of Gulf Life Insurance Co., and Ernest Henderson III, president of Sheraton Corp. of America. It was estimated the structure, which still was being... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Browns bear down in practicePutting on the pads makes practice tougher but it’s nothing compared to former
Browns bear down in practice
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 29 days ago
Putting on the pads makes practice tougher but it’s nothing compared to former camps By TOM REED Northeast Ohio Media Group No matter how testy the Browns’ first practice in full pads becomes it won’t involve a rookie absorbing a forearm shiver to... Read more
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Columbia Star
Children experience camp, thanks to The Salvation ArmyCamper receives the Walter E. Hayden Star Camper Award Contributed by The Salv
Children experience camp, thanks to The Salvation Army
Columbia Star / Posted a month ago
Camper receives the Walter E. Hayden Star Camper Award Contributed by The Salvation Army of the Midlands Major Charles Whiten, division youth secretary for The Salvation Army North and South Division, presents Markaylah Darby–Razor with the Walter... Read more

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