Laurence Maroney, Minnesota's standout running back, smiles as he poses for a photograph with his mother, Terru Terrell, after it was announced he was selected 21st overall in the NFL Draft and will be playing for the New England Patroits, during a party at the Herbert Hoover Boys and Girls Club in St. Louis on April 29, 2006. (UPI Photo/Bill Greenblatt)
Five current and past U.S. presidents spoke at the dedication of the George W. Bush Presidential Library that Bush dedicated with faith in the country's future.
Understanding of history might make dealing with the dangers of today and the uncertainties of tomorrow a little easier. Historical amnesia is not the answer.
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President Barack Obama and Republican rival Mitt Romney poked fun at themselves and each other at a white-tie charity fundraiser in New York's Waldorf Astoria.
Douglas Brigham, a retired Pennsylvania State Police corporal, was killed in a helicopter crash Wednesday southwest of Philadelphia, police said.
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Monday's 1940 U.S. Census release will be like a millennium party for people fascinated with facts about lives and historical context, a genealogist said.
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