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Salon.com
Testimony from families of 9/11 victims sought at Guantanamocould still be years away. So prosecutors want to bring 10 people to the U.S.
Testimony from families of 9/11 victims sought at Guantanamo
Salon.com / Posted 12 minutes ago
could still be years away. So prosecutors want to bring 10 people to the U.S. base in Cuba in October to testify in open court about the loss of their sons and daughters on Sept. 11, 2001. The 10 are considered important “victim impact”... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Testimony from families of 9/11 victims sought at Guantanamonever get the chance. The prosecution is seeking to bring 10 people to the U.S
Testimony from families of 9/11 victims sought at Guantanamo
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted an hour ago
never get the chance. The prosecution is seeking to bring 10 people to the U.S. base in Cuba in October to testify in open court about the loss of their sons and daughters on Sept. 11, 2001. Defense lawyers say public depositions from the families... Read more
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ABC News
Testimony From Families of 9/11 Victims Sought at Guantanamonever get the chance. The prosecution is seeking to bring 10 people to the U.S
Testimony From Families of 9/11 Victims Sought at Guantanamo
ABC News / Posted an hour ago
never get the chance. The prosecution is seeking to bring 10 people to the U.S. base in Cuba in October to testify in open court about the loss of their sons and daughters on Sept. 11, 2001. Defense lawyers say public depositions from the families... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Judge 'manipulated' 9/11 attacks case, court document showsprosecution to destroy evidence relevant to defending the accused architect of
Judge 'manipulated' 9/11 attacks case, court document shows
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 hours ago
prosecution to destroy evidence relevant to defending the accused architect of the 9/11 attacks, according to a scathing court document. Army Col James Pohl, who this week at Guantánamo is presiding over a resumption of pretrial hearings in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Overcoming a Legacy of Bitterness - Gov Wike's Greatest Challengea doubt, one of the most bitterly contested decisions to have been taken by the
Overcoming a Legacy of Bitterness - Gov Wike's Greatest Challenge
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
a doubt, one of the most bitterly contested decisions to have been taken by the party in Rivers State since the return to civilian rule in 1999. Apart from the fact that this choice went against conventional presumptions of regional power-sharing... Read more
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Daily Maverick
ICG: Pakistan’s Jihadist Heartland, the Southern PunjabSunday attack that killed more than 70 in Lahore. To reverse the jihadist tide
ICG: Pakistan’s Jihadist Heartland, the Southern Punjab
Daily Maverick / Posted 20 hours ago
Sunday attack that killed more than 70 in Lahore. To reverse the jihadist tide, the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N)’s federal and Punjab province governments will have to both end the climate of impunity that allows these groups to operate... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Recovered Loot - Serap Commences Contempt Suit Against Nigerian GovtThe Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has commenced cont
Recovered Loot - Serap Commences Contempt Suit Against Nigerian Govt
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has commenced contempt proceedings against the Federal Government, Abubakar Malami (SAN), Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, and Ahmed Idris, the Accountant-General... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Local vet dismayed by latest gov't moveNews that the federal government is heading back to court with a group of veter
Local vet dismayed by latest gov't move
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
News that the federal government is heading back to court with a group of veterans over benefits doesn’t sit well with one local veteran. "I don’t know if I have a word strong enough to tell you how displeased I am about this," said Al Dunham,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Recovered Loot Judgement - Serap Commences Contempt Suit Against FG, OthersThe Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has commenced cont
Recovered Loot Judgement - Serap Commences Contempt Suit Against FG, Others
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has commenced contempt proceedings against the Federal Government, the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN), and Alhaji Ahmed Idris, the... Read more
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Breitbart
The Church of Arlington National Cemeteryat a notch below justice, there’s still the issue of the rule of law: After Rob
The Church of Arlington National Cemetery
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
at a notch below justice, there’s still the issue of the rule of law: After Robert E. Lee’s death, the Lee family took the federal government to court over the seizure of Arlington, litigating the case all the way to the Supreme Court, which ruled... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Rogue Justice review: Bush, 9/11 and the assault on American libertyacted on the agent’s request for a warrant, which required the approval of the
Rogue Justice review: Bush, 9/11 and the assault on American liberty
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
acted on the agent’s request for a warrant, which required the approval of the foreign intelligence surveillance (Fisa) court. But the court never even received a request for the warrant, because a Fisa judge had accused the FBI of “routinely... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The man who seduced the 7th fleet - Sting reveals trail of corruptionreaches into the highest ranks of the U.S. Navy. Leonard Glenn Francis, aka Fa
The man who seduced the 7th fleet - Sting reveals trail of corruption
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
reaches into the highest ranks of the U.S. Navy. Leonard Glenn Francis, aka Fat Leonard pleaded guilty in January in U.S. federal court to bribing "scores" of Navy officials in exchange for sensitive information. Photo / The Washington Post For... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
How members of Congress voted, week ending May 27gas; modernize the electrical grid; speed the permitting process for natural-ga
How members of Congress voted, week ending May 27
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
gas; modernize the electrical grid; speed the permitting process for natural-gas pipelines and oil and gas drilling on federal land; promote hydropower and waive environmental protections under laws such as the Clean Water Act and Endangered... Read more
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Daily Mail
How 'Fat Leonard' seduced US Navy in biggest fraud case in its historypigs and an array of luxury goods worth millions of dollars in return for defen
How 'Fat Leonard' seduced US Navy in biggest fraud case in its history
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
pigs and an array of luxury goods worth millions of dollars in return for defense contracts. But after years of bribery, federal agents decided on a risky sting operation to nab 350 lb Francis and his firm Glenn Defense Marine Asia. Leonard... Read more
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TribLIVE
Surveillance case shapes New York divorce lawyer’s legacyintruding on people's lives when they're doing otherwise legal activities,” sai
Surveillance case shapes New York divorce lawyer’s legacy
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
intruding on people's lives when they're doing otherwise legal activities,” said Handschu, who plans to return to Manhattan federal court on June 1 to attend a hearing on the latest rewrite of guidelines. Handschu marvels at the courage of young... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Votes in Congress, week ending May 27gas; modernize the electrical grid; speed the permitting process for natural-ga
Votes in Congress, week ending May 27
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 3 days ago
gas; modernize the electrical grid; speed the permitting process for natural-gas pipelines and oil and gas drilling on federal land; promote hydropower and waive environmental protections under laws such as the Clean Water Act and Endangered... Read more
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ABC News
For NY Lawyer, a 45-Old Surveillance Case Is Her Legacyintruding on people's lives when they're doing otherwise legal activities," sai
For NY Lawyer, a 45-Old Surveillance Case Is Her Legacy
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
intruding on people's lives when they're doing otherwise legal activities," said Handschu, who plans to return to Manhattan federal court this past week to attend a hearing on the latest rewrite of guidelines. Attorney Martin R. Stolar, who helped... Read more
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News 8000
Sheriff: Remains likely those of missing Florida mom"And if all of the remains are not present at the location to which he directed
Sheriff: Remains likely those of missing Florida mom
News 8000 / Posted 3 days ago
"And if all of the remains are not present at the location to which he directed us, then it's our position ... that the court would be free to sentence the defendant up to and including life in prison," which is the statutory maximum in... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
'Fat Leonard' Bribery Scandal Expands; 3 More Navy Officers ChargedThree current and former U.S. Navy officers appeared in federal court on Friday
'Fat Leonard' Bribery Scandal Expands; 3 More Navy Officers Charged
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
Three current and former U.S. Navy officers appeared in federal court on Friday to face charges that they secretly worked on behalf of foreign defense contractor Glenn "Fat Leonard" Francis to advance the interests of his company, including instances... Read more
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NBC San Diego
3 New Defendants Charged in Navy Bribery SchemeFederal prosecutors announced three new defendants in a widespread bribery sche
3 New Defendants Charged in Navy Bribery Scheme
NBC San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
Federal prosecutors announced three new defendants in a widespread bribery scheme involving a Singapore business that overbilled the U.S. government by more than $20 million. "Fat" Leonard Glenn Francis pleaded guilty to bribing senior naval... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
WWII veteran, 94, survived Pearl Harbor, but scammed out of $43,000the moment Holder picked up the phone a clock started ticking. In a report to t
WWII veteran, 94, survived Pearl Harbor, but scammed out of $43,000
The Arizona Republic / Posted 5 days ago
the moment Holder picked up the phone a clock started ticking. In a report to the Chandler Police Department and to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Holder ran it down. The first caller made contact about the second week of March. Although... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Democratic candidates for Congress debate in PahrumpDemocratic candidates for Nevada’s 4th Congressional District descended on Pahr
Democratic candidates for Congress debate in Pahrump
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 6 days ago
Democratic candidates for Nevada’s 4th Congressional District descended on Pahrump on Thursday in their last attempt to court Nye County voters ahead of early voting. Susie Lee, Ruben Kihuen, Dan Rolle, Rodney Smith and Brandon Casutt answered... Read more
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Calgary Sun
U.S. court won't toss Khadr appeal judgehis appeal panel has raised important legal questions that President Barack Oba
U.S. court won't toss Khadr appeal judge
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
his appeal panel has raised important legal questions that President Barack Obama and Congress should deal with quickly, a court in Washington has ruled. Nevertheless, the D.C. Circuit said it was not prepared at this time to grant the former... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Political - Headlineprimary Tuesday, where he trails Hillary Clinton by less than one-half of 1 per
Political - Headline
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 7 days ago
primary Tuesday, where he trails Hillary Clinton by less than one-half of 1 percent of the vote.More >> US appeals court revisits Texas voter ID lawUS appeals court revisits Texas voter ID law Whether a strict Texas voter ID law should be... Read more
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CTV News
Court won't toss Omar Khadr appeal judgeappeal panel has raised important legal questions that U.S. President Barack Ob
Court won't toss Omar Khadr appeal judge
CTV News / Posted 7 days ago
appeal panel has raised important legal questions that U.S. President Barack Obama and Congress should deal with quickly, a court in Washington has ruled. Nevertheless, the D.C. Circuit said it was not prepared at this time to grant the former... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
U.S. court denies Omar Khadr’s request to have appeal judge tossedappeal panel has raised important legal questions that U.S. President Barack Ob
U.S. court denies Omar Khadr’s request to have appeal judge tossed
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
appeal panel has raised important legal questions that U.S. President Barack Obama and Congress should deal with quickly, a court in Washington has ruled. Nevertheless, the D.C. Circuit said it was not prepared at this time to grant the former... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Court hears woman's feticide conviction appeala second straight blow in their bid to hold police accountable for the black ma
Court hears woman's feticide conviction appeal
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 8 days ago
a second straight blow in their bid to hold police accountable for the black man's death from...More >> The Latest: The Latest: The Latest on an... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineesa second straight blow in their bid to hold police accountable for the black ma
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 8 days ago
a second straight blow in their bid to hold police accountable for the black man's death from...More >> The Latest: Court hears woman's feticide conviction appealThe Latest: Court hears woman's feticide conviction appeal The Latest on an... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Chewbacca Mom's infectious laugh draws more than 137M viewsa second straight blow in their bid to hold police accountable for the black ma
Chewbacca Mom's infectious laugh draws more than 137M views
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 8 days ago
a second straight blow in their bid to hold police accountable for the black man's death from...More >> The Latest: Court hears woman's feticide conviction appealThe Latest: Court hears woman's feticide conviction appeal The Latest on an... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineesa second straight blow in their bid to hold police accountable for the black ma
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 8 days ago
a second straight blow in their bid to hold police accountable for the black man's death from...More >> The Latest: Court hears woman's feticide conviction appealThe Latest: Court hears woman's feticide conviction appeal The Latest on an... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Chewbacca Mom's infectious laugh draws more than 137M viewsa second straight blow in their bid to hold police accountable for the black ma
Chewbacca Mom's infectious laugh draws more than 137M views
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 8 days ago
a second straight blow in their bid to hold police accountable for the black man's death from...More >> The Latest: Court hears woman's feticide conviction appealThe Latest: Court hears woman's feticide conviction appeal The Latest on an... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Chewbacca Mom's infectious laugh draws more than 137M viewsTexas immigration facility to house transgender detaineesTexas immigration faci
Chewbacca Mom's infectious laugh draws more than 137M views
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 days ago
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineesTexas immigration facility to house transgender detainees Federal immigration officials will soon open a new detention facility southwest of Dallas that includes a special unit for transgender... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Police say slain officer was dedicated, caringTexas immigration facility to house transgender detaineesTexas immigration faci
Police say slain officer was dedicated, caring
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 days ago
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineesTexas immigration facility to house transgender detainees Federal immigration officials will soon open a new detention facility southwest of Dallas that includes a special unit for transgender... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees Federal immigration officials will soon open a new detention facility southwe
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 days ago
Federal immigration officials will soon open a new detention facility southwest of Dallas that includes a special unit for transgender... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Warriors' Green could face discipline after flagrant foulTexas immigration facility to house transgender detaineesTexas immigration faci
Warriors' Green could face discipline after flagrant foul
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 days ago
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineesTexas immigration facility to house transgender detainees Federal immigration officials will soon open a new detention facility southwest of Dallas that includes a special unit for transgender... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Pirates' Vogelsong hit in head by pitch, leaves gameTexas immigration facility to house transgender detaineesTexas immigration faci
Pirates' Vogelsong hit in head by pitch, leaves game
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 days ago
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineesTexas immigration facility to house transgender detainees Federal immigration officials will soon open a new detention facility southwest of Dallas that includes a special unit for transgender... Read more
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KTVN Reno
FIFA fires deputy secretary general over bonus paymentsTexas immigration facility to house transgender detaineesTexas immigration faci
FIFA fires deputy secretary general over bonus payments
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 days ago
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineesTexas immigration facility to house transgender detainees Federal immigration officials will soon open a new detention facility southwest of Dallas that includes a special unit for transgender... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees Federal immigration officials will soon open a new detention facility southwe
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detainees
WGEM Quincy / Posted 8 days ago
Federal immigration officials will soon open a new detention facility southwest of Dallas that includes a special unit for transgender... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Chewbacca Mom's infectious laugh draws more than 137M viewsTexas immigration facility to house transgender detaineesTexas immigration faci
Chewbacca Mom's infectious laugh draws more than 137M views
WGEM Quincy / Posted 8 days ago
Texas immigration facility to house transgender detaineesTexas immigration facility to house transgender detainees Federal immigration officials will soon open a new detention facility southwest of Dallas that includes a special unit for transgender... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, May 23, 20161939, the Navy submarine USS Squalus sank during a test dive off the New Englan
This day in history, May 23, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
1939, the Navy submarine USS Squalus sank during a test dive off the New England coast. Thirty-two crew members and one civilian were rescued, but 26 others died; the sub was salvaged and recommissioned the USS Sailfish. In 1945, Nazi official... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
As NLC Calls Off Strikeoff. NLC and Trades Union Congress (TUC) declared their intention to embark on
As NLC Calls Off Strike
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
off. NLC and Trades Union Congress (TUC) declared their intention to embark on indefinite strike action soon after the federal government announced an increase in the pump price of petrol from N86.50/litre to N145/litre. They gave government... Read more
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NBC News
American ISIS Defector: 'I've Let My Nation Down'journey that would lead him into the heart of ISIS territory in Syria — and the
American ISIS Defector: 'I've Let My Nation Down'
NBC News / Posted 8 days ago
journey that would lead him into the heart of ISIS territory in Syria — and then back to the United States, where he is in federal custody, facing up to 25 years in prison, and cooperating with authorities. Prosecutors allowed Mo to speak to NBC... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Bonnie and Clyde killed in police ambush1939, the Navy submarine USS Squalus sank during a test dive off the New Englan
Bonnie and Clyde killed in police ambush
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
1939, the Navy submarine USS Squalus sank during a test dive off the New England coast. Thirty-two crew members and one civilian were rescued, but 26 others died; the sub was salvaged and recommissioned the USS Sailfish.In 1945, Nazi official... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Bonnie and Clyde killed in police ambush1939, the Navy submarine USS Squalus sank during a test dive off the New Englan
Bonnie and Clyde killed in police ambush
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 8 days ago
1939, the Navy submarine USS Squalus sank during a test dive off the New England coast. Thirty-two crew members and one civilian were rescued, but 26 others died; the sub was salvaged and recommissioned the USS Sailfish.In 1945, Nazi official... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Bonnie and Clyde killed in police ambush1939, the Navy submarine USS Squalus sank during a test dive off the New Englan
Bonnie and Clyde killed in police ambush
Kinston Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
1939, the Navy submarine USS Squalus sank during a test dive off the New England coast. Thirty-two crew members and one civilian were rescued, but 26 others died; the sub was salvaged and recommissioned the USS Sailfish.In 1945, Nazi official... Read more
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The Star
Bonnie and Clyde killed in police ambush1939, the Navy submarine USS Squalus sank during a test dive off the New Englan
Bonnie and Clyde killed in police ambush
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
1939, the Navy submarine USS Squalus sank during a test dive off the New England coast. Thirty-two crew members and one civilian were rescued, but 26 others died; the sub was salvaged and recommissioned the USS Sailfish.In 1945, Nazi official... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanac1939, the Navy submarine USS Squalus sank during a test dive off the New Englan
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
1939, the Navy submarine USS Squalus sank during a test dive off the New England coast. Thirty-two crew members and one civilian were rescued, but 26 others died; the sub was salvaged and recommissioned the USS Sailfish. In 1945, Nazi official... Read more
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NBC News
American ISIS Defector: 'I've Let My Nation Down'journey that would lead him into the heart of ISIS territory in Syria — and the
American ISIS Defector: 'I've Let My Nation Down'
NBC News / Posted 8 days ago
journey that would lead him into the heart of ISIS territory in Syria — and then back to the United States, where he is in federal custody, facing up to 25 years in prison, and cooperating with authorities. Prosecutors allowed Mo to speak to NBC... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, May 20, 2016Lincoln signed the Homestead Act, which was intended to encourage settlements w
This day in history, May 20, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Lincoln signed the Homestead Act, which was intended to encourage settlements west of the Mississippi River by making federal land available for farming. In 1902, the United States ended a three-year military presence in Cuba as the Republic... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Lincoln signed the Homestead Act, which was intended to encourage settlements west of the Mississippi River by
Lincoln signed the Homestead Act
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
, which was intended to encourage settlements west of the Mississippi River by making federal land available for farming.In 1902, the United States ended a three-year military presence in Cuba as the Republic of... Read more
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