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Burns explores Roosevelt legacy in new documentary

WARM SPRINGS, Ga. (AP) — Filmmaker Ken Burns said Saturday that he wants to tell the story of three of the most famous Roosevelts, their strengths and weaknesses, in an upcoming documentary on one of America’s most famous political families. He previewed part of the 14-hour series that will air next year during a reunion [...]

Stocks slip as traders eye a sliding euro

By news services Wall Street slipped Wednesday with traders focused on a sliding euro and rising Italian bond yields as market anxiety over Europe persisted. Italy paid a euro-era record high yield of 6.47 percent to sell five-year notes in its first auction of longer-term debt since the European Union moved toward greater fiscal [...]

Cowboys lead Giants 7-5 after first quarter (AP)

ARLINGTON, Texas ? Tony Romo surpassed 20,000 career yards passing with a 12-yard touchdown pass to tight end John Phillips and the Dallas Cowboys took a 7-5 lead over the New York Giants after the first quarter Sunday night. Cowboys rookie running back DeMarco Murray had to be helped off the field at the end [...]

Happy Thoughts | terry1954

Sunday Morning (Photo credit: jspaw) There is something about Sundays and I have great memories of Sundays. This is a day of the week for rest, for the most of us. This is a day you can rejoice in the Lord with others at church. I have decided to make this post about all the [...]

Obama gets personal over killing of black Florida teenager

WASHINGTON/SANFORD, Florida (Reuters) – President Barack Obama weighed into the controversial killing of a black teenager in Florida in very personal terms on Friday, comparing the boy to a son he doesn’t have and calling for American “soul searching” over how the incident occurred. Seventeen-year-old Trayvon Martin, dressed in a “hoodie” hooded sweatshirt, was shot [...]