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Early aviation history

Early aviation history

"Boy, they really flew by wire," Astronaut John Glenn quipped as he checks over the control wires of the full scale model of the Wright Brothers first powered aircraft, Dec. 17, 1963, Kitty Hawk, N.C. The model was presented at ceremonies in observance of the 69th Anniversary of powered flig…

April 16, 2014 9:34 am
Sarah Garrecht Gassen: Brewer’s leaving, but conservatives retain stranglehold on state

Sarah Garrecht Gassen: Brewer’s leaving, but conservatives retain stranglehold on state

Jan Brewer isn’t going to run for a third term as Arizona governor.

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Shirley Temple Germany 1981

Shirley Temple Germany 1981

Former child actress and Ambassador to Ghana Shirley Temple, left, and West German Foreign Minister Hans Dietrich Genscher prior their talks, Tuesday, June 23, 1981, Bonn, Germany. Shirley Temple and a group of U.S. Council on Foreign Relations members visits Germany sponsored by N.A.T.O. an…

February 11, 2014 6:21 am
Reception ForGold Meir

Reception ForGold Meir

Mrs. Shirley Tample Black, left, member of the United States delegation to the United Nations, greets Israeli Prime Minister Golda Mier as Israeli Foreign Minister Abba Eban looks on at reception September 29, 1969 at Midtown Manhattan Hotel for Mrs. Meir. About 800 diplomats attended the re…

February 11, 2014 6:21 am
Images of Christmases past

Images of Christmases past

First Lady Barbara Bush, center, gestures at the White House while showing off the Christmas decorations, Monday, Dec. 8, 1992, Washington, D.C. Mrs. Bush accused the press corps on Monday of being humorless, making up anonymous sources and falsely depicting her husband as despondent after h…

December 02, 2013 2:22 pm
White House pets

White House pets

President Gerald Ford and his daughter, Susan, are seen on the South Lawn of the White House with their dog, Liberty, Oct. 7, 1974, Washington, D.C. (AP Photo)

August 20, 2013 3:32 pm

Morris the cat runs for mayor of Mexican city

MEXICO CITY — This mayoral hopeful in Mexico promises to eat, sleep most of the day and donate his leftover litter to fill potholes.

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George H. W. Bush

George H. W. Bush

Pres. George H. W. Bush, right, and Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, left, stand at attention as they listen to their respective anthems during a welcoming ceremony at Kubba Palace, Friday, Nov. 23, 1990, Cairo, Egypt. Later on Friday Bush travels to Geneva to meet Syrian President Hafez El…

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George H. W. Bush

George H. W. Bush

President Bush listens South African President W.F. de Klerk addresses reporters on the South Lawn after the two leaders met, Monday, Sept. 24, 1990 at the White House for over tow hours in Washington. (AP Photo/Bob Daugherty)

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George H. W. Bush

George H. W. Bush

President George Bush greets South African leader Nelson Mandela on the South Lawn of the White House, Monday, June 26, 1990, Washington, DC. Mandela told Bush the support blacks in South Africa have received from the United States, particularly economic sanctions, have been crucial promotin…

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George H. W. Bush

George H. W. Bush

Pres. George H. W. Bush talks to reporters at the Oval Office of the White House during his first full day as president, Saturday, Jan. 21, 1989, Washington, D.C. (AP Photo/Doug Mills)

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George H. W. Bush

George H. W. Bush

President-elect George H. W. Bush holds his hands up to acknowledge the crowds applause, and ask them to allow him to continue his speech, during his victory rally with grandson, George P. Bush, right, and son George W. Bush, left, Tuesday, Nov. 9, 1988, Houston, Texas. (AP Photo)

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George H. W. Bush

George H. W. Bush

With King Hussein of Jordan, at the helm, Vice President George H. W. Bush, standing, center, and their wives, Barbara Bush, second from left, and Queen Noor, cruise while staying at the kings summer guest house, Aug. 1, 1986, Aqaba, Jordan. (AP Photo/ Ron Edmonds)

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Images from past presidential debates

Images from past presidential debates

Democratic presidential candidate Jimmy Carter emphasizes a point as he speaks during his debate with President Gerald Ford at the Palace of Fine Arts Theater, Wednesday, Oct. 6, 1976, San Francisco, Calif. (AP Photo)

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Images from past presidential debates

Images from past presidential debates

President Gerald Ford, right, emphasized a point during his second debate with Jimmy Carter, left, at Palace of Fine Arts Theater, Wednesday, Oct. 6, 1976, San Francisco, Calif. (AP Photo)

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Images from past presidential debates

Images from past presidential debates

Vice President Richard Nixon, the Republican candidate for president, speaks as Democratic candidate John F. Kennedy listens during a debate in 1960.

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Images from past presidential debates

Images from past presidential debates

Republican presidential candidate Texas Gov. George W. Bush holds a wrestling-styled championship belt given to him by members of his campaign staff prior to leaving in St. Louis, Wednesday, Oct.18, 2000. The belt declared him the winner of last night's debate against Democratic presidential…

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Images from past presidential debates

Images from past presidential debates

President Ronald Reagan, right, debates Walter Mondale, Oct. 7, 1984, Louisville, Ky. Reagan was 73 when he ran against Walter Mondale. When asked if he was too old to be president, he said, "I will not make age an issue of this campaign. I am not going to exploit, for political purposes, my…

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Images from past presidential debates

Images from past presidential debates

President Gerald Ford, right, and Jimmy Carter shake hands before they started their debate at the Palace of Fine Arts Theater, Wednesday, Oct. 6, 1976, San Francisco, Calif. There were no presidential debates between 1960 and 1976. During one of these three debates Ford said, "There is no S…

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Democratic National Conventions: A look back

Democratic National Conventions: A look back

Barbara Jordan (D-Tex. Rep.), right, with Jummy Carter shown at the Democratic National Convention in New York's Madison Square Garden where she gave a speech, July 12, 1976. (AP Photo)

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