Daily Archives: December 18, 2011

Breaking News: North Korean Leader Kim Jong Il Has Died

North Korean television announced in a “special broadcast” that its leader Kim Jong Il has died in Pyongyang, the AP reports. Kim’s death was announced Monday from the state capital of Pyongyang. He reportedly suffered a stroke in 2008, but … Continue reading

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Iraq: The Last US Troops Leave the Country

Obama Campaign Promise – October 27, 2007

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Sunday Open Thread

“What Child Is This?” is a popular Christmas carol written in 1865. At the age of twenty-nine, English writer William Chatterton Dix was struck with a sudden near-fatal illness and confined to bedrest for several months, during which he went … Continue reading

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