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Iraq's Former Ambassador To The U.N. Shares George H.W. Bush's Role In Iraq

4 monthes ago   |   By NPR

NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with Feisal Istrabadi, Iraq's former ambassador to the U.N., about the legacy of President George H.W. Bush in Iraq.
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Beaver County native pays tribute to late President aboard the USS George H. W. Bush

Beaver County native pays tribute to late President aboard the USS George H. W. Bush

4 monthes ago   |   By WTAE

Logistics Spec. 3rd Class Logan Davidson is from Monaca
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Former President George H.W. Bush was the first president in nearly 50 years to have a train memorial, and thousands showed up to pay their respects

Former President George H.W. Bush was the first president in nearly 50 years to have a train memorial, and thousands showed up to pay their respects

4 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Nearly a week after his death, former President George H.W. Bush's body traveled via train to its final place of rest in College Station, Texas on Thursday.
His casket was loaded aboard 4141 - a locomotive named for the 41st president - which had a car specially outfitted with clear side panels so people could pay their respects to the former commander in chief as the train rolled by, the Associated Press reported.
It was the first train memorial procession in nearly 50 years. The last one was for President Dwight D. Eisenhower, 49 years ago. The first, the AP reported, was for President...
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Sen. Maureen Walsh says nurses spend ‘considerable' time playing cards

Sen. Maureen Walsh says nurses spend ‘considerable' time playing cards

A Washington state senator is being ripped for “demeaning statements" about the nursing profession when she suggested that the hardworking healthcare pros “probably play cards... Read more ...

Joel Embiid has last laugh on Nets, then keeps right on smiling

Joel Embiid has last laugh on Nets, then keeps right on smiling

Joel Embiid and Jimmy Butler sat at a podium Saturday night having a good laugh at the Nets' expense. The 76ers had just taken a 3-1 lead in their best-of-seven series against... Read more ...

Bucks dominate Pistons in spite of foul-plagued Giannis Antetokounmpo

Bucks dominate Pistons in spite of foul-plagued Giannis Antetokounmpo

DETROIT - Khris Middleton had 20 points and nine rebounds and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Detroit Pistons 119-103 on Saturday night to take a 3-0 lead in the first-round... Read more ...

Reports: Person attacked by tiger at Kansas zoo

Reports: Person attacked by tiger at Kansas zoo

A person was attacked by a tiger Saturday at a zoo in Topeka, Kansas, according to multiple reports. Read more ...

Ambulance that hit pothole on way to hospital may have saved patient's life...

Ambulance that hit pothole on way to hospital may have saved patient's life, doctors say

The force of striking the pothole seemed to reset the man's rapid heartbeat to a normal rhythm. Read more ...

SpaceX Crew Dragon suffers ‘anomaly' during engine test, smoke seen for miles

SpaceX Crew Dragon suffers ‘anomaly' during engine test, smoke seen for miles

NASA and SpaceX have confirmed that there was some kind of ‘anomaly' during a series of engine tests of the Crew Dragon capsule, after witnesses reported and shared pictures of... Read more ...

Raleigh police involved in officer-involved shooting

Raleigh police involved in officer-involved shooting

A person was shot Saturday eveing during an officer-involved shooting in east Raleigh, authorities said. Read more ...

Tucker homers in debut, Pirates top Giants 3-1 in 5 innings

Tucker homers in debut, Pirates top Giants 3-1 in 5 innings

Game shortened to five innings because of rain Saturday Read more ...

Aaron Judge leaves game as Yankees injury woes may get worse

Aaron Judge leaves game as Yankees injury woes may get worse

Manager Aaron Boone began Saturday by expressing optimism that some of the Yankees' star hitters were inching closer to returning. Then Aaron Judge left in the sixth inning... Read more ...

'Anomaly' during test fire of SpaceX Crew Dragon sends smoke billowing

'Anomaly' during test fire of SpaceX Crew Dragon sends smoke billowing

Any serious problem with the capsule may put off the launching of astronauts from the Cape in July. Read more ...