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96  Nerva was proclaimed Roman Emperor after Domitian was assassinated.

324 Constantine the Great decisively defeated Licinius in the Battle of Chrysopolis, establishing Constantine’s sole control over the Roman Empire. 822 more words

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Michael Den Tandt: Harper uses North trip to sketch framework of re-election strategy. Now we see if he sticks to it

WHITEHORSE — He came to the north, as it were, loaded for bear.

In response to a journalist’s question about his government’s growing list of long-promised, as-yet unfulfilled big-ticket commitments to Canada’s far north, Prime Minister Stephen Harper wasn’t having any of it. 842 more words

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