A collection of news and information related to Abraham Lincoln published by this site and its partners.
Displaying items 1-12 of 16 » View all items1 2 Next >
CHICAGO (AP) — Under orders to trim hundreds of millions of dollars from its budget, the Federal Aviation Administration released a final list Friday of 149 air traffic control facilities that it will close at small airports around the country...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama plans to take the oath of office this month with his hand on not a single Bible, but on two — one used by Abraham Lincoln and another by Martin Luther King Jr. King's Bible is particularly significant...
Tags: Washington, DC, White House, Barack Obama
WASHINGTON (AP) — It's hardly a secret that Barack Obama, like every president no doubt, muses about his ultimate legacy and spot in the presidential pantheon. He approaches his second term confronting tough and shifting challenges that will play...
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence's prepared inaugural address as released by his office: Mr. Chief Justice, Governors Daniels and Bayh, Senators Coats and Donnelly, Lt. Governor Ellspermann, Attorney General Zoeller, Superintendent Ritz, members of the Congress,...
WSBT-TVSOUTH BEND – Games are a hot item this holiday season. Store manager Donald Willman at Imagine That! toy store in South Bend can point out the number one card game and a new type of chess involving lasers. “It’s high tech chess,&...
ATTLEBORO, Mass. (AP) — A Rhode Island man police say used counterfeit $100 bills to make purchases at a Target store made a critical mistake. The bills had a picture of President Abraham Lincoln on them. Real $100 bills bear a picture of...
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A Republican legislator in Arkansas under fire for writing that slavery may have been a "blessing in disguise" for African-Americans blasted the state's top Democrats in a letter published Thursday, comparing them to Nazis...
South Bend Tribune Staff WriterShaun Williams knew it was coming, but he still got sticker shock from his grocery bill in the days after son Ishaq arrived home from Notre Dame for what was supposed to be a brief three-week break in May. "I definitely had to adjust my shopping," said...
Did you know there is a vice president of the United States buried in South Bend's oldest cemetery? Or that there are two revolutionary war soldiers buried there as well? South Bend City Cemetery dates back to 1832 and holds fascinating stories of...
If Abraham Lincoln were to run for President today, would he be elected? It is a question being debated this month at IU South Bend and one you can research for yourself thanks to a new exhibit at the college. According to some historians, at one...
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — President Barack Obama says Republicans are showing signs of "madness" in their economic policies. Raising campaign cash in Maine, Obama said Republicans want to return to economic policies that preceded the Great...
GETTYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Bobblehead dolls of the man who assassinated President Abraham Lincoln have been pulled from sale at the Gettysburg National Military Park visitors' center bookstore. The dolls of John Wilkes Booth with a handgun were removed...
Mar 22, 2013 |Story| AP Broadcast
Jan 10, 2013 |Story| WSBT-TV
Dec 25, 2012 |Story| WSBT-TV
Jan 14, 2013 |Story| AP Broadcast
Nov 20, 2012 |Story| WSBT-TV
Nov 15, 2012 |Story| AP Broadcast
Oct 12, 2012 |Story| WSBT-TV
Jul 7, 2012 |Story| South Bend Tribune
Dec 26, 2011 |Story| WSBT-TV
Apr 2, 2012 |Story| WSBT-TV
Mar 31, 2012 |Story| AP Broadcast
Mar 13, 2012 |Story| WSBT-TV
Original site for Abraham Lincoln topic gallery.