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March 30, 2015
This year, The National WWII Museum asks: How do you define a hero?
The flag-raising on Mount Suribachi at Iwo Jima on February 23, 1945 is one of the most famous moments of WWII. The six men who helped to raise the flag are often referred to as heroes. Out of the six men who raised the flag that day, only three survived until the end of the war. One of the surviving men, Cpl. Ira [...]
March 27, 2015
In a touching posthumous act of gratitude, beloved University of North Carolina basketball coach Dean Smith's trust has mailed out $200 checks to each of the nearly 200 lettermen he coached with the message, "Enjoy dinner out compliments of Coach Dean Smith."
The letter sent read, in part: Each player was important and special to Coach Smith and when he prepared his estate plan, [...]
March 24, 2015
A former administrator at Chicago State University has accused its president and other officials of firing her because she refused to file a false sexual harassment charge against an outspoken faculty member critical of the university's leadership.
According to former Chicago State interim vice president for enrollment and student affairs LaShondra Peebles, administrators that [...]