Anniversary

FILE - In this Sept. 11, 2017, file photo, the Tribute in Light illuminates in the sky above the Lower Manhattan area of New York, as seen from across the Hudson River in Jersey City, N.J.
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September 10, 2020 - 12:47 pm
In a year of social distancing, virus alters Sept. 11, too
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People attend the March on Washington, Friday Aug. 28, 2020, in Washington, on the 57th anniversary of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have A Dream" speech. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
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August 28, 2020 - 4:28 pm
Thousands Gather at March on Washington Commemorations
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U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Robb Chadwick speaks to the media at the main gate at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019, in Hawaii, following a shooting. (AP Photo/Marco Garcia)
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December 06, 2019 - 10:19 am
AUDREY McAVOY, JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER and CALEB JONES Associated Press HONOLULU (AP) — Security will be beefed up for the ceremony to remember those lost in the attack on Pearl Harbor 78 years ago, with service members and dignitaries confronting a fresh tragedy after a U.S. sailor killed two...
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August 23, 2019 - 2:37 pm
By BEN FINLEY Associated Press HAMPTON, Va. (AP) — A family that traces its bloodline to America's first enslaved Africans said Friday that their ancestors endured unimaginable toil and hardship — but they also helped forge the nation. "Four hundred years ago, our family started building America,...
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August 08, 2019 - 1:23 pm
CAPITAN, N.M. (AP) — There will be 75 candles on his birthday cake and Smokey Bear still hopes none of them start a forest fire. The icon of the longest-running public service campaign in the U.S. is being honored with birthday parties around the country this week, a celebration that includes a...
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July 19, 2019 - 2:49 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump marked the 50th anniversary of the first human steps on the moon at an Oval Office meeting Friday with former Apollo 11 astronauts . Flanked by Buzz Aldrin, Mike Collins and the family of mission commander Neil Armstrong in the Oval Office, Trump was briefed...
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August 08, 2018 - 4:19 pm
Charlottesville, Va. (wrva.com) - Governor Ralph Northam (D) has declared a state of emergency ahead of this weekend's anniversary of the Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville. The declaration allows for resources to be moved, and the National Guard called up, in case of any violence. State...
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