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1 hr ago | CBS Local

Quinn Staying Out Of Debate On Obama Presidential Library Subsidy

Governor Quinn is staying out of the argument over Thursday's unusual Illinois House Executive Committee vote on state financing for an Obama presidential library.

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2 hrs ago | Townhall

Tax Day Shows Need for Tax Reform

The Titanic sank on that day in 1912 . Abraham Lincoln died after being mortally wounded the day before.

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6 hrs ago | All About Jazz

Andrew Hadro: For Us, The Living

Abraham Lincoln had one eye on the past and the other on the present and future when he gave his famous Gettysburg Address.

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10 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

Waverly Elementary students receive letter from White House

Earlier this year, the 51 second-graders sat at their desks with a pencil and piece of white-lined paper and brainstormed ways to make America great.

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14 hrs ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin

Elmira's connection to Lincoln's assassination

If only they had known there was a spy in their midst. Right in Elmira. Someone who was implicated in the plot to assassinate Abraham Lincoln.

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16 hrs ago | The Macon Telegraph

Political notebook: Meet your candidates

Tuesday, candidates for Bibb County State Court Judge, the Bibb County Board of Education and the Macon Water Authority will face questions.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

NJ.com

Miley and Joe

Winston Churchill referred to the Soviet Union as a "riddle wrapped in an enigma".

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Seattle Times

Vote: Are we an oligarchy? | Jon Talton

Abraham Lincoln, like many of the Founding Fathers before him, knew that government of the people, by the people and for the people, "dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal," was something new in the world, especially for a continental empire.

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The Columbus Dispatch

Late funding, lack of permits cancel stop in Columbus of Lincoln train replica

A replica of one of the train engines that carried the body of Abraham Lincoln to Columbus and then to his resting spot in Illinois will not be displayed as scheduled at the Ohio Statehouse on Thursday.

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KCRG

Herbert Hoover Museum Opens First Lady Exhibit

A new exhibit titled "America's First Ladies" opens Saturday at The Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum in West Branch.

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NME

New 'Godzilla' featurette revealed - watch

A new Godzilla featurette has been revealed - scroll down and click to watch. The clip includes an interview with director Gareth Edwards, who discusses his approach to the film and reveals that he wanted to treat the monster blockbuster "seriously".

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Examiner.com

Killed in inaction: how today's ROE are endangering troops

It's two in the morning and you're woken by the crash of falling glass. Without hesitation, you grab your firearm and move to investigate.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

KISU-TV Pocatello

Unfinished Nation

Election of Abraham Lincoln spawns secession of seven states led by South Carolina.

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Collider

Steven Spielberg Reteaming with Tony Kushner for the Kidnapping of...

Though we still have no definitive word on what Steven Spielberg 's next project will be, the filmmaker is adding another incredibly promising project to his potential slate.

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Commentary Magazine

The Problem with Rand Paul

In his column earlier this week , the Wall Street Journal 's Bret Stephens laid out his case against Rand Paul becoming the GOP's presidential nominee.

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The Daily Page

Sen. Dale Schultz exits, shaking his head

Dale Schultz tells a story he heard about a recent meeting of Republicans in the state's 6th Congressional District.

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The Washington Post

The SAT you remember

Meet the new SAT , same as the old SAT, except that the difficult old "SAT words" are headed for the hills.

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The Guardian

Integrity requires constant practice

Editor: There have been several letters to the editor labeling as trivia the expenses accrued over and beyond the designated amount on hotel expenses incurred by Valerie Docherty and George Webster.

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The Macon Telegraph

Lincoln Log Cabin marks poetry month with speaker

Author Dan Guillory is scheduled to give a program of poems, notes and stories at the site's Visitor Center Auditorium on April 26. He is an emeritus professor of English at Millikin University in Decatur and the author of "The Lincoln Poems."

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

KLRN-TV San Antonio

Bloody Shiloh

Union military leaders, along with Lincoln himself, realize that ending the rebellion rests on controlling the Mississippi River.

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Starring Gore Vidal and Jan Morris

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