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Stories with person: Douglas Brinkley
  • Obama offers solace to nation at Fort Hood 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 7:44 pm
  • FORT HOOD, Texas - President Barack Obama returned to the grieving Army post Wednesday where he first took on the job as the nation's comforter five years ago, mourning with families and uniformed comrades of those killed during last week's Fort Hood shooting spree. "We somehow bear what seems unbearable," he declared.

  • Douglas Brinkley to deliver Armstrong lecture 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 4:05 am
  • WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Historian Douglas Brinkley is visiting Purdue University for a lecture on Neil Armstrong that will include audio recordings from his interviews with the lunar pioneer.