A collection of news and information related to Ulysses S. Grant published by this site and its partners.
Displaying items 1-12 of 157 » View wsbt.com items only1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11-14 Next >
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...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A state senator is asking his Statehouse colleagues to lobby Congress for the right to tax online sales. Sen. Luke Kenley will pitch state lawmakers Thursday on the need to apply the state sales tax to online retailers. The...
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana University workers are criticizing President Michael McRobbie's 22 percent increase in his base pay over the last two years. The Communication Workers of America Local 4730 called on McRobbie Wednesday to forgo...
When it comes to American history, the Civil War remains a topic that's charged with emotion. So it's disappointing that there's not more passion at the heart of "Ses•qui•cen•ten•ni•al – The Civil War Remembered," a one-...
NEW YORK (AP) — Violence, gore and gunplay were staples on prime-time television even in the most sensitive period directly following the Newtown school shooting. A study of 392 prime-time scripted programs on broadcast networks shown during the...
At the dedication Thursday of the George W. Bush Presidential Center, President Barack Obama appeared with all four living ex-presidents — George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, George H.W. Bush and Jimmy Carter. That raised a question: What is the record...
Tags: Gerald Ford, John Tyler, Politics, Government, Jimmy Carter
I was led quite by accident last week to peruse a pair of highly absorbing memoirs. That's the nice thing about being retired. You have time to indulge your reading passions, from selections on the latest bestseller lists to enduring works you've long...
RoslynThe Changi Museum in Singapore is dedicated to exposing the horrors the Singaporean people experienced under the Japanese military during World War II. When Japanese people visit this museum, they are often overcome with grief and shame. For many, if...
Tags: Treaties, World War II (1939-1945), Japan, Roslyn, High Schools
"I am 10 years older than I was a year ago." We believe that's a line Abraham Lincoln said to Gen. Ulysses S. Grant at the end of "Lincoln." Or it could be something "Lincoln" lead Daniel Day-Lewis wearily muttered during one of the endless Q&As he's done...
Singling out a Karen Russell story for being strange is a bit like acknowledging a raindrop for being wet. Beginning with her debut 2006 collection, “St. Lucy’s Home for Girls Raised by Wolves,” Russell has presented an expanding...
King Features SyndicateKorean medicine dates back thousands of years. Sharp bone needles once used for acupuncture have been unearthed in Korea. But it was not until the end of the 19th century that doctors in the United States and other parts of Asia began to consider using...
Feb 13, 2013 |Story| AP Broadcast
Dec 26, 2011 |Story| WSBT-TV
Oct 20, 2011 |Story| AP Broadcast
Jul 27, 2011 |Story| WSBT-TV
May 17, 2013 |Story| Orlando Sentinel
May 6, 2013 |Story| Petoskey News
Apr 26, 2013 |Story| Chicago Tribune
Mar 11, 2013 |Story| Daily Pilot
Feb 20, 2013 |Story| Aberdeen News
Jan 30, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Feb 12, 2013 |Story| SFL
Jan 26, 2013 |Story| Aberdeen News
Original site for Ulysses S. Grant topic gallery.