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  1. A possible class-action case for millions of usRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Burlington Times News

    ... they could build a fabulous comfortable retirement. And I have always wondered if they really meant it. Abraham Lincoln established the first income tax and it was struck down by the Supreme Court as not within the perimeters of the U.S. ...

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  2. Obama at DNC Event: 'I'm Not Overly Partisan,'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | TheBlaze.com

    ... Committee. "The truth is, my favorite President is the first Republican president - he's a guy named Abraham Lincoln," Obama continued. "If you look at historically - Dwight Eisenhower built the Interstate Highway System. And Richard Nixon founded ...

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  3. In Seattle, Obama raises money a " and his voiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | USA Today

    ... came back on. The truth is, my favorite President is the first Republican President -- he's a guy named Abraham Lincoln," Obama said. Later, Obama headed to another fundraiser at the home of Costco co-founder Jim Sinegal to benefit the Senate ...

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  4. Lawmakers approve pair of new license platesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Republic

    A panel of state lawmakers on Tuesday approved license plates recognizing the Indy 500 and Abraham Lincoln under a new system clamping down on the number of special license plates on the road.

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  5. Obama's being 'checked out' may be indicative of his ultimate legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Examiner.com

    ... road that takes you hours out of the way. President Obama may, indeed, be regarded in the same breath as Abraham Lincoln down the road, but it's unlikely it will be for any actual acts performed. Instead, his legacy's trajectory appears to be as ...

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  6. TCA 2014: Ken Burns digs up unseen footage for 'The Roosevelts'Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Los Angeles Times

    ... g. "In this culture where we're constantly tweeting and observing and watching ... Theodore and Franklin and Abraham Lincoln and Meriwether Lewis sort of couldn't get elected dog catcher today," Burns said.

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  7. Meeker Enters District 10 RaceRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Austin Bulldog

    Meeker, who heads marketing communication firm Meeker Marcom , roused his backers with a stump speech that quoted Abraham Lincoln quoting the Bible, saying, "A house divided against itself cannot stand."

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  8. Town Council candidate profile: Jason CvancaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Arizona Republic

    ... To illustrate the point, he recalled a poster in an office at Luke that lists the many political defeats Abraham Lincoln suffered but through perseverance, he gained the presidency. "There are two things government should do," he said. "Protect ...

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  9. Ken Burns Does Not 'Out' Eleanor Roosevelt in New PBS SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... took the time to address similar speculation about the 16th president. "There are intimate letters between Abraham Lincoln and one of his close friends, Joshua Speed ... the intimacy between them would convince you that they had a homosexual ...

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  10. Lincoln outlines slave freedom carefullyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Lebanon Daily News

    This week in 1862, President Abraham Lincoln shared with his Cabinet a draft of what became the Emancipation Proclamation, which declared that 3 million slaves would "thenceforward, and forever, be free."

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  11. Local Lincoln lore explored at Oakland eventsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | The Logan County Herald

    The program explores the question of slavery, Abraham Lincoln's involvement as a lawyer for the slave owner, and the role of townspeople in assisting the locally held slaves.

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  12. Meeker Enters District 10 RaceRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Austin Bulldog

    Meeker, who heads marketing communication firm Meeker Marcom , roused his backers with a stump speech that quoted Abraham Lincoln quoting the Bible, saying, "A house divided against itself cannot stand."

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  13. York Historical Society Sets Aug 2014 Bryant Park Reading Room TalksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... marches, antiwar demonstrations, and government-led efforts to more evenly redistribute national resources. Abraham Lincoln assumed the presidency in 1861 without the support of his five living predecessors, an unprecedented challenge that was only ...

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  14. Lincoln High teacher a real All-StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | New York Daily News

    Abraham Lincoln athletic director Renan Ebeid is being honored at the MLB all-star game in Minnesota as one of the top 30 teachers in the country.

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  15. Racing to the bottomRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... percent black. And it was South Carolina's hotheaded pro-slavery fanatics who responded to the election of Abraham Lincoln, who wanted to stop the spread of slavery, as president, by seceding before he had even taken office, and then began the Civil ...

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  16. Community column for July 15, 2014Read the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | The Advocate

    ... Foundation on July 24. Also honored were Yonetta Turcuit, Lillian Moore Faith Award; Nadia Lindsey, Abraham Lincoln Burrell Entrepreneur Award; Donna Butler, Top Notch Diva Award; Jessica Johnson, Ruby Dee Pioneer Award; Darlene St. Romain, Oprah ...

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  17. Billy the Kid, Johnny Ringo and the Stuff of LegendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Real Clear Politics

    ... The stalker -- the man about to shoot Billy in the back -- was a lethal lawman named Pat Garrett. The sheriff of Lincoln County, Garrett had arrived on the scene with no intention of making an arrest. Billy the Kid was already under a death sentence ...

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  18. Lincoln and the cosmosRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Astronomy

    ... the U.S. Navy as the Precise Time and Astrometry Program Manager. Every American owes a debt of gratitude to Abraham Lincoln, the man who rose from the humblest of beginnings to the presidency of a country whose soul was being tested, tortured, and ...

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  19. Chambersburg 'burns' again July 19 in 150th commemoration of Civil War torchingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... if you ask someone to name two figures from the American Civil War, they usually reply Robert E. Lee and Abraham Lincoln. "People tend to think of them as the principal players," he said. "They think that Lincoln did everything he could to defend ...

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  20. Obama used first person singular 199 times in speech on ThursdayRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Cave News

    ... 199 examples of his first person references. Mr. Obama said more than once that his favorite President was Abraham Lincoln. Perhaps Obama should strive to be more like Lincoln. President Abraham Lincoln's Gettyburg Address was only 272 words--and ...

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