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The Inquirer & Mirror
At the Atheneum: The Folgers and Shakespeare
When two former classmates at Noble and Greenough School in Dedham joined a class reunion in Paris and Alsace in 2007, they discovered another connection between them.
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Thu Jul 10, 2014
The Baltimore Sun
Author explores era 'When the United States Spoke French'
Francois Furstenberg, an associate professor of history at Johns Hopkins University, reads from his new book, "When the United States Spoke French," on July 15 at the Ivy Bookshop.
The Senate should sue the House
I do solemnly swear that I will support and defend the Constitution of the United States against all enemies, foreign and domestic; that I will bear true faith and allegiance to the same; that I take this obligation freely, without any mental reservation or purpose of evasion; and that I will well and faithfully discharge the duties of the office ... (more)
Ebola scare: Body of American to be flown to USA
The body of the American expatriate at the centre of the Ebola virus scare is to be flown back to the United States of America .
21 Hauntingly Beautiful Photos Of Deserted Shopping Malls
Hundreds of shopping malls across the U.S. have been forced to shut down following years of debilitating declines in consumer traffic.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Genetics of Argentina
PLoS ONE has another article up about admixture in Argentina. The interesting aspect is that in its self-conception Argentina, like the United States of America or Australia, is a European settler nation , and therefore unlike Mexico, Boliva, or Brazil, each of whom de jure or de facto espouse a multicultural and multiracial identity.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Call for applications - Fulbright Awards
Fulbright New Zealand invites applications for its second and final round of short-term NZ-US exchange awards for 2014.
Please help bring 'Wall That Heals' to Humboldt County
The United States of America lost more than 57,000 soldiers in the Vietnam War. Hundreds of thousands of our soldiers returned home to a vile hatred by our citizens because of the public's negative attitude against the war.
Ill-founded jealousies and false alarms; now featuring exercises in futility
The United States of America finds itself in precisely the quandary that George Washington forebode in his farewell address .
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Fourth of July Meditation on Independence
As my toes froze on the South Lawn of the White House February 11 , I had no idea how the imminent appearances of President Barack Obama and French PrA©sident Francois Hollande would affect me...then and over months to come.
President Sargsyan Congratulated Barack Obama On Independence Day
PRESIDENT SARGSYAN CONGRATULATED BARACK OBAMA ON INDEPENDENCE DAY Today - 21:46 4/7/14 On July 4 Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan was hosted in the US Ambassador's residence in Armenia on the occasion of Independence Day of the United States of America.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Berkeley Daily Planet
Be a Patriot for a Change--Join the Democratic Parade
Once again, it's patriotism time. Many of our readers, I imagine, are thoroughly tired of the old love-your-country routine, and yet, it's still worth considering.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Dine About Town - " San Francisco's own Restaurant Week
Now in its 13th year, this popular program presents more than 100 of San Francisco's best restaurants offering two or three-course lunch menus for $18.95 and/or three-course dinner menus for $36.95, prices representing up to 25 percent off regularly priced a la carte items.
Alexandria regional muster weekend coming up July 25th - 27th
It is time to prepare for this British invasion and learn more about the effects of War of 1812 on Alexandria and Washington region.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Ira Stoll on Obama's Culture Wars
One of the sad legacies of President Obama, who rose to prominence on the basis of a 2004 speech announcing, "there's not a liberal America and a conservative America; there's the United States of America," is that American political polarization has spread to the newly partisan battleground known as basketweaving.
The United States Of...Europe?
I don't know how else to say it. The EU was never going away. The Germans were never going to leave the union or the euro.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
The National Guard Museum offers a perfect place to visit this July 4th week
Visitors coming into the District of Columbia for the July 4th celebration will be met with such an outpouring of welcome that it is often difficult to know which attraction to see.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
New Americans sworn in at local naturalization ceremonies
Cheryl Noel is handed her documents after being sworn in as a United States citizen.