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History may be written by the victors, but Alexander Hamilton became a victor by writing history. He died at the hands of lifelong rival Aaron Burr in a famous duel, yet posterity has been kinder to Hamilton because of the power of his pen. During his...
StatewideThe annual "Olde Time Flea Market and Ice Cream Social" sponsored by the Connecticut Daughters of the American Revolution (CTDAR) and the Ellsworth Memorial Association (EMA) featuring housewares, furniture, antiques, arts and crafts, collectibles,...
Reuters(Reuters) - During the "Red Scare" that swept the United States in the wake of Russia's 1917 Bolshevik revolution, the Justice Department launched a cycle of raids against radicals and leftists. The U.S. attorney general, a once-celebrated Progressive...
Los Angeles Times Television Critic"Major Crimes" (TNT, Mondays). The sequel to the beloved "The Closer" begins its second season this week, with Mary McDonnell back as Capt. Sharon Raydor, the head of a fictional Los Angeles Police Department unit devoted to ... major crimes. The transfer...
Under pressure from lawmakers and flight attendants, the Transportation Security Administration said it would indefinitely prohibit passengers from carrying small pocket knives on planes — a ban that began after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. The...
ReutersThe Sports Xchange PRESS BOX ROUNDUP: Woods top-paid athlete again, OSU's Gee to remain involved Tiger Woods is not only at the top of the world golf rankings, he's No. 1 on the annual Forbes list of the world's highest paid athletes. After a one-...
The digital era has been good for old books, an expert in rare books said earlier this week. Matthew Haley, head of rare books and manuscripts at the Bonhams auction house in London, said that news of rare books moves faster and wider than ever before...
Jessica Holtz was making the familiar trek in 1998 from New Milford, N.J., to New York City. She always looked forward to traveling the New Jersey Turnpike and over the George Washington Bridge into Manhattan, because at the end of the ride was a walk...
Zimmerman's charges As if the Casey Anthony trial wasn't mind-blowing enough, here we go with the George Zimmerman trial. In both cases, it seems getting a conviction takes precedence over finding out what really happened. So the public will be...
Hamid Karzai has been president of Afghanistan for a long time — since the end of 2001, when he was installed by a U.S.-led alliance. At the time, he seemed a charming, English-speaking leader with a colorful wardrobe who could craft a democratic,...
They left the Maryland Historical Society tucked inside the coat pockets and notebooks of Barry Landau and his assistant, but the historical documents returned in manila envelopes, neatly packed inside a gray cardboard file box. Authorities continue...
GOVERNOR-SPECIAL SESSION Special legislative session scheduled for June 22 PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — Governor Dennis Daugaard (DOO'-gahrd) says he will call the South Dakota Legislature into a special session on June 22nd to deal with cost overruns in...
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