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June 25, 2017

The images of Stonehenge they DON’T want you to see

Stonehenge, an ancient monument that attracts millions of tourists a year holds many secrets. One of the lesser known is that the standing stones we see today, in fact date back less than 50 years, as a result of numerous restorations that have taken place for over 100 years.IMG_0229

According to what we have known for quite some time know, the incredible stone complex in Wiltshire, England was built according to archaeologists and studies somewhere from 3000 BC to 2000 BC. Radiocarbon dating in 2008 suggested that the first stones were raised between 2400 and 2200 BC, whilst another theory suggests that bluestones may have been raised at the site as early as 3000 BC.

According to a new study by archaeologists and geologists from the University College London (UCL) the stones of Stonehenge originated in the Preseli Hills, Pembrokeshire, 225 kilometers from one of the most   More

June 24, 2017

Trump Right About Illegal Voting!

Researcher Claims Millions of Non-Citizens Voting in U.S. Elections

Study uncovers evidence of widespread registration among ineligible voters

A new study of immigration in the U.S. found that up to 5.7 million non-citizens may have voted in the 2008 presidential election and as many as 3.6 million in the 2012 election.

The study was published last week by a nonprofit institute called Just Facts, based in New Jersey. Researcher James Agresti examined a number of polls, including one done by McLaughlin & Associates in 2013, and three studies by Harvard University researchers analyzing YouGov surveys.

In the 2008 YouGov survey of 32,800 adults, 15 percent who said they were non-citizens also said that they were registered to vote. An additional 12 percent of non-citizens who participated in the survey were found to be

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February 11, 2015

NBC News Suspends Brian Williams for False Iraq Helicopter Story

 

NBC News has suspended “Nightly News” anchor Brian Williams for six months, according to an internal memo sent by NBC News president Deborah Turness on Tuesday.

In the interim, Lester Holt will continue to serve as serve as substitute anchor. Williams is suspended without pay.Brian Williams Suspended

© Provided by TheWrap NBC News Suspends Brian Williams for False Iraqi Helicopter Story

The memo noted, “As Managing Editor and Anchor of Nightly News, Brian has a responsibility to be truthful and to uphold the high standards of the news division at all times.”

Williams’ account of being struck by enemy rocket-propelled grenade (RPG) fire while in a helicopter during the initial 2003 Iraq invasion came under scrutiny this week after crew members on the 159th Aviation Regiment’s Chinook that were hit by RPG fire told Stars and Stripes newspaper Williams was nowhere near the helicopter shot down.

The memo (reproduced in full below) included a note from NBC Universal CEO Steve Burke, who said that, while the Williams

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February 7, 2015

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January 25, 2015

Expand and enhance your job search with social media

Expand and enhance your job search with social media

Enhance your job search

(BPT) – If social media isn’t at the top of your list when starting your job-searching endeavors, you might find the process slow and tedious. That’s because social networks are the way nearly all U.S. companies are finding new employees, according to Jobvite.

As you finalize your resume and create drafts for cover letters, be sure to plan your social media strategy as well.

“Make sure you have a social media strategy to augment traditional methods such as face-to-face networking and informational interviews,” says Lyndsay Cooper, career services director for The Art Institute of Tennessee-Nashville, which is a branch of The Art Institute of Atlanta.

Check out the following tips to give yourself an edge in your job search. Continue reading

January 11, 2015

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January 11, 2015

49th Parallel (1949)

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49th-parallel-criterion-cover-artIn the early days of World War II, a German U-boat is sunk in Canada’s Hudson Bay. Hoping to evade capture, a small band of German soldiers led by commanding officer Lieutenant Hirth (Eric Portman) attempts to cross the border into the United States, which has not yet entered the war and is officially neutral. Along the way, the German soldiers encounter brave men such as French-Canadian fur trapper Johnnie (Laurence Olivier) and soldier Andy Brock (Raymond Massey).

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January 9, 2015

Take A Look – Paul Revere & Samuel Adams’ Time Capsule Finally Opened | MRCTV


Take A Look – Paul Revere & Samuel Adams’ Time Capsule Finally Opened | MRCTV.

January 4, 2015

AirAsia Flight 8501: Airline Was Prohibited From Flying Route, Says Indonesia Transport Ministry

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Indonesian Search and Rescue members and police carry debris believed to be from AirAsia QZ8501, transported by a U.S. Navy helicopter from the USS Sampson, at the airport in Pangkalan Bun, Central Kalimantan, on Jan. 2, 2015.

 

Flight 8501, the AirAsia plane that crashed off Indonesia on Dec. 28, was flying on an unauthorized schedule, according to the country’s transport ministry on Saturday. The organization says it had prohibited the airline from flying that route.

The flight departed from Juanda International Airport last Sunday with 162 people onboard – 155 passengers and seven crew. The plane had encountered a cluster of storms minutes before it crashed, but the Indonesian Transport Ministry reported that no distress signal was received from Read More >

December 29, 2014

Updated NFL Playoff Picture, Seeds & Scenarios 2014

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The NFL’s 2nd, sudden-death season is set to start on Saturday.

Entering Week 17, 10 teams had already clinched a playoff spot — New England, Denver, Cincinnati, Indianapolis, Pittsburgh, Seattle, Detroit, Dallas, Green Bay and Arizona. Six teams — San Diego, Baltimore, Houston, Kansas City, Carolina and Atlanta — were vying for the NFL’s final two playoff spots, one in each conference.

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