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  1. Free entry to Yellowstone for centennialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Post Register

    ... of the advent of the National Park Service. Everyone can celebrate the 100th anniversary of the day President Woodrow Wilson signed in 1916 the act that created the National Park Service, a Yellowstone news release said. The park will celebrate 100 ...

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  2. Celebrating the parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sierra Star

    One hundred years ago today, Aug. 25, the National Park Service came into existence. President Woodrow Wilson signed the legislation creating a federal government oversight agency to protect some of our nation's most beautiful areas, and from that the service has been expanded to include historic monuments, urban parks, and other places near and dear to Americans.

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  3. Old News: Grand war adventure eventually goes southRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | NWAonline

    ... "Arkansas Postings" column explained how the Guard wound up defending New Mexico against Mexico: President Woodrow Wilson sent Army Brig. Gen. John J. Pershing and 11,000 regular Army soldiers into Mexico to catch Villa, leaving the border ...

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  4. Michael Gamble: And the Rhythm SerenadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | All About Jazz

    ... Gamble and clarinetist / saxophonist Keenan McKenzie perform on every number while the others alternate: drummers Wilson and Josh Collazo, trumpeters doubles the size of the reed section on a dozen. Swing bands had soloists too, and the Serenaders ...

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  5. America's Story, Told Though Its ParksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | Real Clear Politics

    ... Park Service's centennial. The law creating the park system was signed 100 years ago this week by President Woodrow Wilson. At the time, 35 national parks and monuments were under government protection, and Congress anticipated adding more. From the ...

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  6. National parks tell us about ourselvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | The Wave

    ... Park Service's centennial. The law creating the park system was signed 100 years ago this week by President Woodrow Wilson. At the time, 35 national parks and monuments were under government protection, and Congress anticipated adding more. From the ...

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  7. Threads of Silver and Gold Premieres in PanamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... both native Panamanians and former residents of the United States, Aisha Thompson Davis, Charlotte Pierce, Francis Wilson , Ines V. Sealy, Itzel Devaney, Jorge Estermac, Marilyn Johnson , and Tania Reid. Anita Littsey, Coordinator of the American ...

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  8. The Generations of Economic JournalismRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 14 | Economic Principals

    ... in Image. Theodore Roosevelt read it on vacation in Brazil and began a warm friendship with the author. Woodrow Wilson read it and in 1917 hired him as a war planner and two years later took him to the Paris peace talks as an aide. It was in the ...

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  9. Basking in the Splendor of a Conservation President's LegacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 13 | Voice of America

    ... and monuments, and supported the idea of an agency that would manage them. On August 25, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson signed the act which created the National Park Service, bringing Roosevelt's vision to reality. North (and South) Dakota got ...

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  10. Ayn Rand in Love, Thrones! A Musical Parody, and eight more new stage showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | Chicago Reader

    ... gender politics that depict the author of Tender Is the Night as a kind of gigantic oppressor. -Max Maller The Jackie Wilson Story Kevin Rolston Jr.'s charismatic presence and thrilling vocals anchor this portrait of influential singer Jackie ...

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  11. The Left Doth Protest Too MuchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | City Journal

    ... and early twentieth centuries, the Progressive movement sought to create better government. Books like Woodrow Wilson's The Study of Administration touted a government run by an elite bureaucracy, independent of potentially corrupt elected ...

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  12. Reader concerned about what GOP has becomeRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Cadiz Record

    ... or by calling the church at 522-6521. The church is located at 45 Floyd Sumner Road in Trigg County. Bro. Larry Wilson is the interim pastor. Oak Grove Baptist Church invites children in fifth grade and younger to participate in its Easter egg hunt. ...

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  13. Trump's border wall worrisome proposalRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 6 | Toledo Blade

    ... cropped up, as National Guard troops were mobilized to secure the 2,000-mile U.S.-Mexican border. President Woodrow Wilson ordered military intervention after Mexican revolutionary Gen. Pancho Villa led an attack on Columbus, N.M., that killed 18 ...

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  14. Brandeis's Fight Against the 'Curse of Bigness'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 6 | The Weekly Standard

    ... of business as inevitable; his answer was to make government powerful enough to regulate it. Brandeis and Woodrow Wilson, in whose administration he served, instead wished to hold the line against consolidation: they wanted, as Rosen puts it "to ...

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  15. In 1896, a precursor to this year's GOP disunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | Denver Post

    ... friends can do. The result was a deep split in the Republican vote that led to the election of the Democrat, Woodrow Wilson. Coloradan Republicans are once again also divided in this 2016 presidential race. Yet long ago a united Republican Party had ...

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  16. How Mike Bloomberg Touched a Political Nadir At the Democratic ParleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 29 | New York Sun

    ... the most intellectually exalted person ever to hold the office of president in that country was Thomas Woodrow Wilson, who came to the position after 10 years as president of Princeton University and one term as governor of New Jersey, which was not ...

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  17. A third term for the Clintons?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 29 | The Raw Story

    ... candidate of a new party in 1912. But the split in the Republicans' ranks that year served to elect Democrat Woodrow Wilson to the presidency. It did not, however, extinguish Roosevelt's hopes of another term. Only his death in 1919 put a final end ...

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  18. The reluctant President who was too nice for the jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Mashable

    ... as a third party candidate (The Bull Moose party). And both TR and Taft lost to the Democratic candidate, Woodrow Wilson. The real problem: Taft wasn't the force of nature that TR was. He couldn't navigate the muckrakers of the press like Roosevelt ...

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  19. Think RNC 2016 was goofy? Check out these political convention blasts from the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | The Post-Standard

    ... of the Progressive, or Bull Moose, Party. The two men split the Republican vote, allowing Democratic nominee Woodrow Wilson to become president. 3. 1924 Democratic convention. While modern-day conventions take four days and need just one ballot to ...

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  20. Biography of America, ARead the original story

    Jul 20, 2016 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... of these events on citizens' lives. Professor Brinkley compares the presidencies of Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson -- the Warrior and the Minister -- in the first decades of the twentieth century. Professor Miller discusses American ...

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