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Former poet laureate Donald Hall dies at 89

Former poet laureate Donald Hall dies at 89

on June 25, 2018, 8:10 AM / in People

Donald Hall, the 2006-2007 poet laureate, has died at age 89, his daughter, Philippa Smith, confirmed on Sunday. His poetry won him a National Book Critics Circle prize, membership in the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and a National Medal of Arts. He published more than 50 books, including everything from poetry to drama to memoirs. An avid baseball […]

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The Road of Life

The Road of Life

on June 25, 2018, 7:24 AM / in People, Religion

At first, I saw God as my observer, my judge, keeping track of the things I did wrong, so as to know whether I merited heaven or hell when I die. He was out there sort of like a president. I recognized His picture when I saw it, but I really didn’t know Him. But later on when I met […]

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Hollywood Star to Fans – ‘There is a God’ and ‘You have a Soul… be Careful with it’

on June 23, 2018, 6:50 AM / in National News, People

Nobody is perfect. People are gonna tell you you’re perfect just the way you are — you’re not. You are imperfect. You always will be. But, there is a powerful force that designed you that way. And if you’re willing to accept that, you will have grace. And grace is a gift. And like the freedom that we enjoy in […]

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Daddy’s little girl! Touching moment Marine dad joined his four-year-old daughter for a suprise tea party

Daddy’s little girl! Touching moment Marine dad joined his four-year-old daughter for a suprise tea party

on June 22, 2018, 6:07 AM / in People

Daddy’s little girl! Touching moment Marine dad joined his four-year-old daughter for a suprise tea party The photoshoot shows a tender moment between a daughter and her Marine father Keven Porter, a U.S. Marine Corps drill instructor, and his four-year-old daughter Ashley were photographed having a tea party Ashley and her dad are close, but due to his work schedule, […]

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3 faith headlines

3 faith headlines

on June 22, 2018, 6:00 AM / in People, Religion

By W. Scott Lamb  /   Washington Times 1| Christians should be praying for Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin regularly. Looking to raise money for Planned Parenthood, “Musicians Attack Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin With Tune ‘Crotch Crucifix’“ |Breitbart A coalition of more than 40 musicians is promoting a digital compilation of songs titled “We Have a Bevin Problem” to protest Kentucky Gov. Matt […]

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Regina Ballard, A receptionist Welcomes Students to Summer

on June 18, 2018, 7:33 AM / in Bedtime Stories, People

Receptionist Regina Ballard at North Lincoln High School in Lincolnton, NC gets creative on last day of classes… Check her out on Facebook

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Are YOU a Frank Underwood? Take the test to find out if you have the newly found ‘sixth personality trait’ for manipulative behavior

Are YOU a Frank Underwood? Take the test to find out if you have the newly found ‘sixth personality trait’ for manipulative behavior

on June 18, 2018, 6:00 AM / in International News, National News, People

The 15-minute test asks you to respond to 100 statements about yourself Test takes into account the ‘sixth personality trait’ of honesty and humility This is usually not tested for by psychologists, but could reveal a great about a person’s tendency for unethical behaviour. Notice we don’t have the same problem as the weak kneed members of Hollywood in showing […]

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Keith Fahnhorst passes

Keith Fahnhorst passes

on June 16, 2018, 6:05 AM / in People

By Todd Windsor  |   The Western Journal The San Francisco 49ers have lost another member of their first two Super Bowl championship teams. The team announced Thursday that offensive tackle Keith Fahnhorst, who helped protect legendary quarterback Joe Montana, died Tuesday at age 66. No cause of death was given. His death comes just eight days after 49ers wide receiver Dwight Clark died at […]

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the Natural

on June 15, 2018, 8:41 AM / in History, People

Good morning. It’s Friday, June 15, 2018. Last night, the baseball gods were on duty at the annual Congressional Baseball Game played at Nationals Park. Although President Trump declined an invitation (he had an excuse: It was his 72nd birthday), Rep. Steve Scalise of Louisiana was there, along with four other victims of last year’s shooting by a political zealot […]

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Happy Birthday Donald Trump; The many sides of the US presidential hopeful on his big day

Happy Birthday Donald Trump; The many sides of the US presidential hopeful on his big day

on June 14, 2018, 6:00 AM / in National News, People

The President of the United States Donald Trump turns 72 on today, 14 June. In the last couple of years alone the real estate tycoon-turned-politician has made major strides in his Presidency. To mark this milestone, IBTimes UK takes a look at the many sides of Trump. The businessman Trump is worth an estimated $4.5bn (£3.2bn). While he did inherit […]

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Navajo Code Talker Samuel Tom Holiday dies in Utah at age 94

Navajo Code Talker Samuel Tom Holiday dies in Utah at age 94

on June 13, 2018, 7:01 AM / in People

The Spectrum Samuel Tom Holiday, one of the last surviving Navajo Code Talkers who used his native language to create an uncrackable code to help win World War II, died in Southern Utah at age 94 on Monday. Holiday was known in the area for his attendance at veterans events and his visits sharing his experiences with schoolchildren. He spent his later days living […]

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Thought for Today

Thought for Today

on June 13, 2018, 6:24 AM / in History, People

“To model our political system upon speculations of lasting tranquility, is to calculate on the weaker springs of the human character.” Alexander Hamilton (1788) Hamilton was an American statesman and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. He was an influential interpreter and promoter of the U.S. Constitution, as well as the founder of the nation’s financial system, the […]

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Farewell

Farewell

on June 9, 2018, 7:40 AM / in People

By Charles Krauthammer I have been uncharacteristically silent these past 10 months. I had thought that silence would soon be coming to an end, but I’m afraid I must tell you now that fate has decided on a different course for me. In August of last year, I underwent surgery to remove a cancerous tumor in my abdomen. That operation was […]

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My Interview With A USS Liberty Survivor

My Interview With A USS Liberty Survivor

on June 9, 2018, 7:00 AM / in History, Opinion, People

Today is the 50th anniversary of the unprovoked attack of the USS Liberty by the State of Israel, which killed 34 American sailors and Marines and wounded 174. To this day, the State of Israel has never been held accountable for this despicable and dastardly attack against the people of the United States. In fact, the U.S. government and news […]

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Author, chef, TV host Anthony Bourdain dies at 61

Author, chef, TV host Anthony Bourdain dies at 61

on June 8, 2018, 7:20 AM / in People

Celebrated author and chef Anthony Bourdain, host of CNN’s award-winning series Parts Unknown, has died in an apparent suicide, CNN reported Friday. He was 61. “His love of great adventure, new friends, fine food and drink, and the remarkable stories of the world made him a unique storyteller,” the network said in a statement. Bourdain, whom the Smithsonian once called […]

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Leaving the Nest

Leaving the Nest

on June 6, 2018, 8:18 AM / in History, People

Good morning, it’s Tuesday, June 6, 2017. Twenty years ago today, Bill and Hillary Clinton began the process of letting their only child go. Because Chelsea Clinton’s father was president and her mother was first lady, it happened publicly. The venue was Sidwell Friends School, which had long been a haven for the children of Washington’s elite, and President Clinton […]

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Vivian Dickerson

Vivian Dickerson

on June 2, 2018, 6:26 AM / in People

In lieu of flowers, the family requested memorial donations be sent to St. Jude.

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Eastwood at 88

Eastwood at 88

on May 31, 2018, 9:58 AM / in People

Good morning, it’s Thursday, May 31, 2018. Eighty-eight years ago today in San Francisco, a little boy came into the world who was so big and strong the maternity room nurses at St. Francis Hospital nicknamed him “Sampson.” His mother named him Clinton, after the boy’s father. Unless you live in Carmel, California, you know him as Hollywood leading man […]

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HOW TO PLANT, GROW, AND CARE FOR SHASTA DAISIES

HOW TO PLANT, GROW, AND CARE FOR SHASTA DAISIES

on May 31, 2018, 7:17 AM / in People

The cheerful shasta daisy is a classic perennial. It looks similar to the familiar roadside daisy but has larger and more robust blooms. Here’s how to grow shasta daisies in your garden! Shasta daisies tend to bloom in clumps from 2 to 3 feet tall and 1 to 2 feet wide. They bear all-white daisy petals, yellow disk florets, and contrasting glossy, dark […]

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American Minute with Bill Federer  “There can be no peace with the forces of evil. Peace comes only through the establishment of the supremacy of the forces of good.” -President Coolidge, Memorial Day, 1923

American Minute with Bill Federer “There can be no peace with the forces of evil. Peace comes only through the establishment of the supremacy of the forces of good.” -President Coolidge, Memorial Day, 1923

on May 30, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History, People, Religion

Southern women scattered spring flowers on graves of both northern Union and southern Confederate soldiers of the Civil War in which over a half-million died. Many places claimed to have held the original Memorial Day, such as: Warrenton, Virginia; Columbus, Georgia; Savannah, Georgia; Gettysburg, Pennsylvania; Boalsburg, Pennsylvania; Waterloo, New York. One such place was Charleston, South Carolina, where a mass […]

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