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Colorado and the Diamond Head Classic

At 11:30 AM Hawaiian-Aleutian Time, the Buffs will begin their campaign in the Diamond Head Classic Tournament against DePaul. With a full week of rest, what can we expect from CU in this tournament? 812 more words

Boys Basketball: Chester on the rise, Carroll drops in state rankings

Injury concerns and a rough run through their daunting national schedule have Archbishop Carroll usurped at the top of the Pennsylvania Class AAA rankings, while… 214 more words

Boys Basketball

Crossing the Delaware

It t’was the night of Christmas…and General George Washington was crossing the Delaware with his Continental Army ready to give the Hessian soldiers (mercenaries of the British) a belated Christmas surprise. 588 more words

Holidays

The Historic Charm of Old Town Alexandria, Virginia

It is difficult not to lose your sense of time as you stroll the brick walkways of Old Town Alexandria, Virginia.   Even though the town’s main road, King Street, is now lined with endless modern shops and restaurants, stories dating as far back as 1749 remain preserved in it’s historic buildings. 502 more words

Wanderlust

More Thoughts on America's Military Academies

W.J. Astore

The passionate discussion generated by our last article, America’s Military Academies Are Seriously Flawed, was heartening.  Our military academies will not be improved if we merely accept the status quo, with allowance for minor, mainly cosmetic, reforms.  1,103 more words

War

General Quiz - 78

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Q 2. Identify the logo

Q 3. Hanuman Chalisa: literally Forty chaupais on Hanuman, is a Hindu devotional hymn (stotra) addressed to Hanuman. 480 more words

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7 Historical Events That Took Place on Christmas

December 23, 2012

By Evan Andrews

While Christmas is traditionally viewed as a time for family gatherings, gift giving and church services, the holiday has also coincided with some of history’s most crucial events. 1,385 more words

History