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25 Great John Adams Quotes

25 Great John Adams Quotes

John Adams, born on October 30, 1735 in Braintree, Massachusetts, served as Vice President to the first President of the United States, George Washington. Adams was also the second President of the United States and served from 1797-1801. Adams was also an American statesman, diplomat, and...

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Nuclear Summit Begins in Washington, DC

The Nuclear Summit begins in Washinton, DC on Monday, April 12, 2010. Forty seven nations' leaders will convene at the Summit to discuss Nuclear Security in the wake of President Obama's latest plan. The focus of the Summit will be to formalize plans to keep nuclear weapons from terrorists. The...

North Korea Bombs South Korea's Yeonpyong Island Over Border Dispute

North Korea Bombs South Korea's Yeonpyong Island Over Border Dispute

A maritime border dispute between North and South Korea led to a bombing on Yeonpyeong Island on Tuesday. The hour long "rain of shells" caused at least two casualties, massive damages to buildings, and terror among South Korean civilians. The incident was condemned by U.S. officials in Washington...

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Top 25 Online MBA Programs

In today's world, a bachelor's degree isn't always sufficient to stand out from the crowd and many people are choosing to get their Masters degree. One of the more popular Masters degrees is the MBA which prepares its recipient for higher level positions within corporations and businesses. At...

42.0 Milestones in the History of Marijuana

42.0 Milestones in the History of Marijuana

People around the world have been smoking marijuana for thousands of years while also using the hemp plant for everything from fabric and rope to ethanol fuel. Unfortunately, somewhere along the way, a man with a bit of power and enough determination decided pot was wicked, evil and narcotic. He...

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Pentagon Shooter Identified as John Patrick Bedell

The Pentagon shooter has been identified as thirty six year old John Patrick Bedell. Bedell carried two semiautomatic weapons, magazine's of ammunition, and was dressed in a suit when he calmly walked up to two police officers and opened fire. The shooting occurred at the entrance to the Pentagon...

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Glenn Beck Rally at Lincoln Memorial Sparks Controversy

So Glenn Beck has decided to do it again. It so happens that after his various foot-in-the-mouth comments, Glenn Beck has done a comeback by announcing to hold a so called “Restoring the Honor” rally on the steps of Lincoln Memorial in Washington DC. Yes, you have guessed it right. The exact date...

White House Announces 9 Pardons by President Obama

White House Announces 9 Pardons by President Obama

The White House announced Friday, December 3, 2010 that President Barack Obama has pardoned 9 people of for a wide range of crimes. Though officials in Washington, DC, did not comment on why Obama chose to pardon the people of their crimes, White House spokesman Reid Cherlin offered a statement...

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Obama Trying to Push Healthcare Reforms Even as He Is Attacked by RNC Chairman Michael Steel

U.S. President Barack Obama and his government remain upbeat on the healthcare reforms even as the government struggled to pass the various bills in the Congress which could revamp the $2.5 trillion healthcare industry. The White House is optimistic and said that it expects both the houses to pass...

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Cleveland Institute of Electronics Online

Cleveland Institute of Electronics (CIE), based in Cleveland, Ohio, is a distance learning institute established in 1934. It was first known as the Smith Practical Radio Institute and was founded on the vision of providing correspondence learning courses in radio and electronics. CIE is accredited...