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2 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

Historic Civil War battle sites have a mobile app

"We developed the Battle of Atlanta mobile application in order to provide a 21st century version of the historical markers that mark sites of the Battle of Atlanta and other Civil War landmarks around the city," said Dr. Daniel Pollock, a physician, Civil War scholar and co-developer of the program.


Related Topix: Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA, Emory University, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln

4 hrs ago |

4 For Yuri: San Francisco

Panel Discussion: On Malcolm X, Organizing, Resistance and Repression Commenced in honor of Yuri Kochiyama, a Bay Area 3 City mini tour is in motion discuss the relevant issues in each city in a friendly free form Environment.


Related Topix: Malcolm X, Drama Movies, Biography Movies

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Alva James-Johnson: Grappling with ideal vs. reality

My family stayed for only a couple days, but it was enough time to explore a few historical sites.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln

Beach Carolina Magazine

Exclusive North Carolina Civil War 150th Anniversary Bus Tour Oct. 24-25

RALEIGH, NC July 24, 2014 - From the massive amphibious attack on Fort Fisher, the largest by American forces until World War II, to the 6,000 acre battlefield at Bentonville to the site of the largest surrender of the Civil War at Bennett Place, participants in an exclusive, behind-the-scenes Civil War Sesquicentennial Bus Tour will learn details ... (more)


Related Topix: North Carolina, Raleigh, NC, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln, Durham, NC

Lincoln exhibit visits the Kennewick branch of the Mid Columbia Libraries

Jordan Perkins, 9 of Richland, wears a Lincoln hat Thursday as she reads about Abraham Lincoln in the Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War exhibit at the Kennewick branch of the Mid-Columbia Libraries.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln, Libraries, Kennewick, WA, Richland, WA

The Free Dictionary

The Lincoln Cent

Bronze cents from 1909 to 1982 are 3.11g; wartime steel cents, depending on when in 1943 they were struck, are 2.69g or 2.75 g 19091942, 19441982: 95% copper, remainder tin or zinc 1943: zinc-plated steel 1982present: copper-plated zinc The Lincoln cent or Lincoln penny is a cent coin that has been struck by the United States Mint since 1909.


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Alabama Live

There's no crying in baseball! 'A League of Their Own' playing tonight at the Alabama Theatre

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Baseball Thursdays continues tonight at the Alabama Theatre with Penny Marshall's 1992 comedy "A League of Their Own," a diamond gem about the first women's professional baseball league.


Related Topix: Sport Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, A League of Their Own, Birmingham, AL, Celebrities, Tom Hanks, Lori Petty, Geena Davis, Entertainment

The Wall Street Journal

Is Courting Congress the Stuff of Movies? Hillary Clinton Doesn't Think So

One of the legacies of Barack Obama 's presidency is a certain indifference to the messy, time-sucking work of courting Congress.


Related Topix: US News, Hillary Clinton, US Politics, Barack Obama, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln

Happy birthday, Jennifer Lopez! See her starsign...

Happy birthday, Jennifer Lopez ! As Jenny from the Block turns 45, HELLO! Online takes a look at what the stars have in store for Jennifer and you... Must all choices be stark? Must all options be mutually exclusive? Why are some people so insistent that the middle way can only ever be a road that leads to nowhere and that compromise is just a ... (more)

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Related Topix: Out of Sight, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Celebrities, Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Jennifer Lopez, Ballad, Jennifer, Ben Affleck, Entertainment

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Daily Chronicle

Skate Street DeKalb draws crowd at Kishwaukee Fest

Joey Lopresti, 19, skates with Mini Abe on Wednesday during Skate Street DeKalb.


Related Topix: DeKalb, IL, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln

Monk on Warne: 'I'm going to lie'

SHANE Warne is said to be smitten with his bikini model girlfriend Emily Scott, but this morning Sophie Monk threw a curve ball at the spin king.


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Denzel Washington to receive Donostia Award

American actor Denzel Washington will receive the prestigious Donostia Award at the forthcoming 62nd edition of the San Sebastian Film Festival, the organization announced on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Flight, Sport Movies, Glory, Short, Comedy Movies, History Movies, The Hurricane, Malcolm X, Cry Freedom, War Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Action Movies, Celebrities, Denzel Washington

Man buried alive in beach hole

BREKKIE WRAP: A MAN has died after a hole he dug on a California beach collapsed in on him as horrified onlookers frantically tried to dig him out.


Related Topix: London, Drama Movies, Short, California, Comedy Movies, Home, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

Mary Todd Lincoln history in Batavia, Illinois

For Springfieldites in the Land of Lincoln, it seems that almost all the Lincoln sites are right here in Central Illinois.


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Washington Times

Obama tells DNC fundraising crowd: a Ia m not overly partisana

For the second time in just a few weeks, President Obama has made the claim that he's not very partisan - and that, in fact, his favorite president hailed from the Republican Party.


Related Topix: US News, Lincoln, Drama Movies, Biography Movies

The Fresno Bee

The bishop and Abe Lincoln: an example of religion's positive influence on politics

The Founding Fathers had good reasons for explicitly barring government from inserting itself into matters of religion.


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The Logan County Herald

Mt. Pulaski Honors one of its long-time volunteer citizens

The Mt. Pulaski Courthouse register signature book showed ninety-nine visitors that stopped by today to wish Wally Kautz a "Happy Birthday" and to thank him for all his years of service as Mt.


Related Topix: Mount Pulaski, IL, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln, Illinois, Logan County, IL, Pulaski, IL, Lincoln, IL

Observer & Eccentric

Honest Abe: Local man a proud Lincoln lookalike

Ron Carly's used his impeccable likeness to one of the United States' fondest presidents to create quite a stir when he's out in public.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln, Livonia, MI, Redford, MI, Canton, MI

The Indian Express

Mahatma Gandhi statue to be part of Parliament Square, UK

Philip Jackson, a British sculptor will create a larger-than-life bronze sculpture of the global icon of peace and non-violence.


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WTOP-FM Washington

D.C. murals make a comeback

The alley next to Ben's Chili Bowl in Northwest D.C. is awash in yellow, green and red paint.


Related Topix: Comedy, Cosby, Malcolm X, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Bill Cosby