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WASHINGTON - The most popular giant panda in U.S.-China relations finally was given an identity Sunday as the Smithsonian's National Zoo named its female 100-day-old cub Bao Bao (bow-BOW) after receiving more than 123,000 votes online from the public.
INDIANAPOLIS - The Times, Munster. Nov. 26, 2013.
Iran continues to be a focus of frustration for United States foreign policy. The fundamentalist Islamic regime in Tehran has long voiced hostility to Israel as well as the U.S. punctuated from time to time with public threats of apocalyptic destruction.
The presidency of John F. Kennedy, and especially its abrupt and brutal ending, seems an inexhaustible source of conspiracy theories - the grassy knoll, the mob, Cuban assassins, a second shooter, a cabal of right-wing Texas oilmen. As soon as one theory is debunked another comes along to restart the conspiracy machine.
PINE RIDGE, South Dakota - The Oglala Sioux Tribal Council next week plans to discuss whether to reopen negotiations with the federal government over compensation for the taking of the Black Hills in the 1800s.
Many people still remember where they were the day President John F. Kennedy was assassinated - Friday, Nov. 22, 1963 - but what about the day before? What was life like for Americans on that Thursday, just before so much changed for the nation and the world?