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The United States presidential election of 1944 was the 40th qu...

wikipedia - 12 Nov 2016
The United States presidential election of 1944 was the 40th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 7, 1944. Incumbent President Franklin D. Roosevelt, the Democratic nominee, sought his fourth term in office; he defeated Republican Thomas E. Dewey in the general election.
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AP News in Brief at 6:04 am EDT

WTOP - 23 Sep 2018
The tentative accord could begin to close days of high-stakes brinkmanship that have roiled Washington ahead of midterm elections and threatened to jeopardize Kavanaugh's confirmation to the court. Tensions have been running on overdrive since ...
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The United States Air Force Celebrates Its 71st Birthday Today

Council on Foreign Relations (blog) - 18 Sep 2018
The United States Air Force (USAF) turns 71 years-old today. On September 18, 1947, Chief Justice Fred Vinson swore in Stuart Symington as the first secretary of the air force, officially founding a new branch of the U.S. military. Gen. Carl A ...
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Weekly roundup of world briefs from JTA

Heritage Florida Jewish News - 14 Sep 2018
Mueller is heading an investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election and any involvement by Trump and his campaign. The Washington Post reported that Mueller had requested more of Kushner's business records ...
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Americans Aren't Practicing Democracy Anymore

The Atlantic - 13 Sep 2018
For two centuries, the United States was distinguished by its mania for democracy: From early childhood, Americans learned to be citizens by creating, joining, and participating in democratic organizations. But in recent decades, Americans have fallen ...
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PHOTOS: Today in History, August 26

MetroWest Daily News - 26 Aug 2018
Delegates and Democratic party workers set up on the floor of the 1968 Democratic National Convention in August 1968 in preparation for choosing the Democratic nominee for the 1968 U.S. presidential election. The convention is in Chicago, Illinois ...
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On primary day, the president's presence was loud and clear

Concord Monitor - 12 Sep 2018
He was in the parking lot beyond the sidewalks. He was on everyone's mind. As usual. President Trump wasn't literally there for Tuesday's primary election, of course. Still, you could almost hear The Donald saying “Believe me,” to voters like Kathy ...
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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018

UPI.com - 01 Sep 2018
Ann Richards in 1933; symphony conductor Seiji Ozawa in 1935 (age 83); lawyer/commentator Alan Dershowitz in 1938 (age 80); comedian/actor Lily Tomlin in 1939 (age 79); conductor Leonard Slatkin in 1944 (age 74); musician Barry Gibb (Bee Gees) in 1946 ...
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Once Upon a Time, America Needed Syria

Foreign Policy - 18 Sep 2018
Archie and Kim Roosevelt were cousins—grandsons of the buccaneering 26th U.S. president no less—and, though only 29 and 31 years old respectively, were already veterans of the world of intelligence. Archie, who had ...
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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018

UPI.com - 06 Sep 2018
In 1901, U.S. President William McKinley was shot by an anarchist at the Pan American Exposition in Buffalo, N.Y. McKinley died eight days later. RELATED UPI Archives: Zardari ...
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Pope Francis Prepares for Baltic Welcome

National Catholic Register - 20 Sep 2018
Father Bacevicius' community — part of the only trans-Atlantic province, the Province of St. Casimir, covering Lithuania, Canada and the United States — was involved in receiving editions of the chronicles and circulating the information. The ...
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Can the GOP Ever Reclaim Wendell Willkie's Legacy?

The New Yorker - 10 Sep 2018
Willkie did not become President, but during the next few years he did become a superior political specimen, an ever more reflective, out-of-the-box character whose place in history is not as Trump's precursor but as his nontoxic opposite. ...
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Hypocrisy at the water's edge

The Boston Globe - 17 Sep 2018
On Friday, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo hotly accused his predecessor, John Kerry, of “actively undermining US policy” by holding private meetings with Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif — the official with whom Kerry negotiated the 2015 nuclear ...
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The Beginning of the End of the Dollar

EnerCom Inc. (press release) (blog) - 21 Sep 2018
Donald Trump will go down in history for many things, including a Justice Department investigation into U.S.-Russian collusion in the 2016 election, a guilty verdict for his former campaign chair, Paul Manafort, and a guilty plea by his personal lawyer ...
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Pence, Scalise rally Republican donors in New Orleans

Daily Comet - 24 Aug 2018
NEW ORLEANS -- Vice President Mike Pence and U.S. Rep. Steve Scalise rallied 140 Republican donors Thursday night in New Orleans by repeatedly warning about the specter of a Congress led by Nancy Pelosi, the former Democratic speaker of the ...
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This Week in Julia Salazar

New York Magazine - 11 Sep 2018
A state senate race that was once hailed as a test of the rising strength and power of insurgent socialists has devolved into a full-fledged New York City tabloid circus, featuring charges of lies, identify fraud, theft, and an affair with New York ...

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