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The True Story of Min Matheson, the Labor Leader Who Fought the Mob at the Polls

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Labor leader Min Lurye Matheson made her name facing down the mob. She arrived in northeastern Pennsylvania in 1944, dispatched by the International Ladies Garment Workers Union, or ILGWU, to organize the hard-pressed garment workers of the Wyoming Valley anthracite coal region. Here, in towns with deep mob roots such......
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The True Story of the ‘Trial of the Chicago 7’

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It was one of the most shocking scenes to ever take place in an American courtroom. On October 29, 1969, Bobby Seale, a co-founder of the Black Panther Party and one of eight co-defendants standing trial for inciting the riots that erupted at Chicago’s 1968 Democratic National Convention, was gagged......
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Nicolas Hamilton: Lewis’ 91 wins show dreams can come true

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Nicolas Hamilton says the achievements of his older brother Lewis are proof that any dream can be achieved and any record broken. Sharing stories from before F1, Nicolas Hamilton joins Alexis Nunes to look back on his life growing up with Lewis, how he started in motorsport and the challenges......
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A new North Korea documentary tells a bizarre story. But is any of it true?

BBC
In one key moment in the film, Ulrich Larsen, the former chef and “The Mole” of the title, films as Jim Latrache-Qvortrup, aka “Mr James” the arms dealer, signs a contract with the representative of a North Korean arms factory, with government officials present. The encounter takes place in a......
E! Online

True Thompson Gets Crafty Painting Pumpkins with Parents Khloe Kardashian and Tristan Thompson – E! Online

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Do we have a professional pumpkin painter on our hands? On Saturday, Oct. 3, True Thompson–the 2-year-old daughter of Khloe Kardashian and on-again, off-again boyfriend Tristan Thompson–went to… E! Online – For more and to sign up click here To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click here...
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New documentary asks if the focus on removing statues and mascots is a distraction from true racial justice

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here “Changing the name of sports teams, changing the packaging of a style of pancake mix. Is it all just a kind of distraction from actual justice and political change?” author John Semley asks. “I think that a question like......
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Official coronavirus death toll is likely an ‘underestimate’ of the true total, WHO says

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The official death toll of the coronavirus pandemic is likely lower than the true total, the World Health Organization said Monday, as reported global deaths approach 1 million. Covid-19 has killed at least 998,867 people worldwide as of Monday, according to......
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Market’s wild swings should fade because true fear is absent, Allianz Global’s Mona Mahajan predicts

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Market’s wild swings will fade because true fear is missing: Mona Mahajan SEARCH QUOTES Source – Click here for more To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click here...
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These Jennifer Lawrence Facts From 10 Things You Don’t Know Seem Too Wild to Be True – E! Online

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We honestly can’t get enough of Jennifer Lawrence. The Hollywood starlet has been acting since age 9, and since then, she’s garnered a flurry of accolades, awards and even made… E! Online – For more and to sign up click here To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page –......
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Egyptian Koshari Is Every Carb Lover’s Dream Come True

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All featured products are curated independently by our editors. When you buy something through our retail links, we may receive a commission. With coronavirus making travel a tricky and even potentially dangerous prospect this year, we’re embracing the summer staycation. All week (and all summer) long, we’ll bring you transportive......
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The True Story Behind the ‘Greyhound’ Movie

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SMITHSONIANMAG.COM | June 11, 2020, 11:20 a.m. Despite the fact that it was the longest military campaign of World War II, the Battle of the Atlantic—a six-year fight for control of the eponymous ocean—is often overshadowed by other clashes in the European and Pacific theaters. “It’s not the most glamorous......
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The True Story Behind Hulu’s Catherine “The Great” | History

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SMITHSONIANMAG.COM | May 15, 2020, 8 a.m. Catherine the Great is a monarch mired in misconception. Derided both in her day and in modern times as a hypocritical warmonger with an unnatural sexual appetite, Catherine was a woman of contradictions whose brazen exploits have long overshadowed the accomplishments that won......

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