The 1800s and westward expansion

The 1800s and westward expansion

Written by R and E D Smith We owe this tremendous story — the inspiration behind the human story of our West — to Andrew Jackson, president from 1829-1835, and his commander-in-chief Thomas Jefferson,…

Peek ahead to your next raise

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Peek ahead to your next raise

No one likes to be fobbed off with smaller raises. For many workers, though, it’s tough to calculate how much money they’ll be taking home in the coming year. Several studies show that half…

Iran nuclear talks continue despite US 'dead end'

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Iran nuclear talks continue despite US ‘dead end’

Image copyright RT.com Image caption Iran has put to rest the question of whether the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps will be recognised as a foreign state Iran has agreed to begin talks again on…

Raiders get Broncos off to rough start

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Raiders get Broncos off to rough start

( dpa ) – The Raiders opened the post-Jon Gruden era with a 34-24 victory at the Denver Broncos Monday night, although the Broncos added a late field goal for a split decision. The…

Houthi rebels declare an end to gas and oil exports

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Houthi rebels declare an end to gas and oil exports

The outcome of ongoing conflict between the government and Houthi rebels now involves a struggle for control of Yemen’s easternmost province, Marib, home to its largest natural gas fields. The latest developments follow a…

Tesla rival Rivian to go public in US —

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Tesla rival Rivian to go public in US —

Lazard advised. Rivian, the maker of the street-legal electric hypercar Riviera, will close the doors on its initial public offering in the United States on Thursday. It was disclosed last week that the company…

Cam Newton leads Super Bowl champ Panthers to victory

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Cam Newton leads Super Bowl champ Panthers to victory

Written by By Kendall Jones, CNN Beneath the glow of the purple-and-blue crown, whose blade-like thorns appeared to lift his bright red hair and dazzle the crowd at EverBank Field, Cam Newton was even…