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‘Not on my watch’: S.D. governor vows to defend Mount Rushmore

‘Not on my watch’: S.D. governor vows to defend Mount Rushmore

Monuments to George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln and Theodore Roosevelt have all come under attack by enraged demonstrators in recent weeks. B [...]

Read full article: ‘Not on my watch’: S.D. governor vows to...→
Jamelle Bouie: Why Juneteenth matters

Jamelle Bouie: Why Juneteenth matters

Neither Abraham Lincoln nor the Republican Party freed the slaves. They helped set freedom in motion and eventually codified it into law with the 13th Amendmen [...]

Read full article: Jamelle Bouie: Why Juneteenth matters...→
‘Better Angels’: St. Paul public art honors Lincoln’s first inaugural address

‘Better Angels’: St. Paul public art honors Lincoln’s first inaugural address

On the brink of civil war, President Abraham Lincoln addressed the nation with a simple plea: “We are not enemies, but friends. We must not be enemies.” More t [...]

Read full article: ‘Better Angels’: St. Paul public art hon...→
'Why Is He Still On His Knees?' Calls Grow to Remove Statue of Lincoln, Freed Black Man in Boston

'Why Is He Still On His Knees?' Calls Grow to Remove Statue of Lincoln, Freed Black Man in Boston

Thousands have signed a petition to remove a statue depicting former President Abraham Lincoln standing before a freed black man on his knees.

Read full article: 'Why Is He Still On His Knees?' Calls Gr...→
Dem congresswoman pushes back on Trump's claim that he’s done more for black Americans than any president other than Lincoln

Dem congresswoman pushes back on Trump's claim that he’s done more for black Americans than any president other than Lincoln

Rep. Karen Bass, D-Calif., pushed back on Sunday on President Trump’s claims that he’s "done more for the black community than any other president" besides Abr [...]

Read full article: Dem congresswoman pushes back on Trump's...→
TOP STORIES Bodies found on Chad Daybell's property are Lori Vallow's missing ki [...]

TOP STORIES Bodies found on Chad Daybell's property are Lori Vallow's missing ki [...]

TOP STORIES Bodies found on Chad Daybell's property are Lori Vallow's missing kids, relatives say Contact tracing is here, and it's even more frightening than [...]

Read full article: TOP STORIES Bodies found on Chad Daybell...→

Abraham Lincoln monument torched in Chicago: ‘An absolute disgraceful act’

Abraham Lincoln has joined George Washington on the list of those targeted by Chicagoans in a national debate over Civil War-era monuments.

Read full article: Abraham Lincoln monument torched in Chic...→
Oklahoma's Lincoln Riley explains why he participated in #BlackoutTuesday trend

Oklahoma's Lincoln Riley explains why he participated in #BlackoutTuesday trend

Oklahoma football coach Lincoln Riley took part in the #BlackoutTuesday social media trend in an attempt to support the black community on Tuesday.

Read full article: Oklahoma's Lincoln Riley explains why he...→
New Jersey grandma wears colorful unicorn costume to greet her grandkids during coronavirus pandemic

New Jersey grandma wears colorful unicorn costume to greet her grandkids during coronavirus pandemic

Maureen Sweeney strapped on a colorful unicorn costume in an effort to greet her grandkids Rylan and Lincoln in New Jersey.

Read full article: New Jersey grandma wears colorful unicor...→
Sorry, Abe Lincoln Is Not on the Ballot

Sorry, Abe Lincoln Is Not on the Ballot

But the 16th president is showing up quite a bit in the 2020 race. He remains uncommitted.

Read full article: Sorry, Abe Lincoln Is Not on the Ballot...→

Nation Reopening on Trump's Watch, Not Fauci's

As Abraham Lincoln put his situation: "I mean to keep going. If the end brings me out all right, then what is said against me won't matter. If I'm wrong, ten a [...]

Read full article: Nation Reopening on Trump's Watch, Not F...→

AutoNews Now: Ford, Rivian cancel Lincoln EV

Lear refreshes back-to-work playbook; Ford, Rivian ax Lincoln EV due to pandemic; VW's Diess seeks stimulus; Sales sink 98% in Italy | Lexus kills GS sport sed [...]

Read full article: AutoNews Now: Ford, Rivian cancel Lincol...→
Quarantine protesters no heroes of civil disobedience

Quarantine protesters no heroes of civil disobedience

Our culture has a wonderful way of taking controversial or partisan figures and weaving them into the broader story of America. When Abraham Lincoln was assass [...]

Read full article: Quarantine protesters no heroes of civil...→
Worker Says He Was Fired After Reporting Discrimination, Harassment

Worker Says He Was Fired After Reporting Discrimination, Harassment

A former Williams-Sonoma Inc. employee is suing his ex-employer, alleging he was fired in 2019 for complaining about discrimination and harassment on the job a [...]

Read full article: Worker Says He Was Fired After Reporting...→

Marshall H. Tanick | MinnPost

President Lincoln attributed his 1864 victory, following a number of major advances and triumphs by the Union army, to the aversion of the voters “to change ho [...]

Read full article: Marshall H. Tanick | MinnPost...→
DC’s congressional delegate wants ‘problematic’ Lincoln statue removed from Lincoln Park

DC’s congressional delegate wants ‘problematic’ Lincoln statue removed from Lincoln Park

Washington, D.C.’s congressional delegate, Eleanor Holmes Norton, said Tuesday she will introduce legislation to remove a “problematic” statue of Abraham Linco [...]

Read full article: DC’s congressional delegate wants ‘probl...→
List: Juneteenth Events in Southern California

List: Juneteenth Events in Southern California

Juneteenth will be commemorated around Southern California Friday and into the weekend. The holiday is celebrated every year on June 19 and originated in Texas [...]

Read full article: List: Juneteenth Events in Southern Cali...→
Capitol Hill Residents Call for Changes to Statue of Lincoln Standing Over Freed Black Man

Capitol Hill Residents Call for Changes to Statue of Lincoln Standing Over Freed Black Man

Some D.C. residents say they want to see changes to a Capitol Hill monument that depicts President Abraham Lincoln standing over a freed African American man. [...]

Read full article: Capitol Hill Residents Call for Changes ...→
Petition to remove Boston statue of Lincoln standing over a slave garners thousands of signatures

Petition to remove Boston statue of Lincoln standing over a slave garners thousands of signatures

Thousands of Americans are signing a petition to remove a statue that shows President Abraham Lincoln standing over a kneeling slave in Boston's Park Square.

Read full article: Petition to remove Boston statue of Linc...→
Agitator Calls for Removal of Boston Lincoln Emancipation Memorial

Agitator Calls for Removal of Boston Lincoln Emancipation Memorial

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh (D) is weighing removing the Emancipation Memorial, a statue of Abraham Lincoln and a freed slave.

Read full article: Agitator Calls for Removal of Boston Lin...→
Lincoln Statue Found Burned on Chicago’s South Side: Alderman

Lincoln Statue Found Burned on Chicago’s South Side: Alderman

An Abraham Lincoln was damaged and burned in Chicago’s Englewood neighborhood late Wednesday, Ald. Ray Lopez said.

Read full article: Lincoln Statue Found Burned on Chicago’s...→
Protesters Graffiti Lincoln Memorial: 'Y'all Not Tired Yet?'

Protesters Graffiti Lincoln Memorial: 'Y'all Not Tired Yet?'

Someone in Washington DC spray painted the question, "Y'all Not Tired Yet?" on the Lincoln Memorial during the May 31, 2020, protests.

Read full article: Protesters Graffiti Lincoln Memorial: 'Y...→
On Memorial Day, Rep. Lauren Underwood visits graves at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery

On Memorial Day, Rep. Lauren Underwood visits graves at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery

Underwood told people from her district "who were either essential workers or at high risk, or maybe sick themselves," she would visit graves in their place on [...]

Read full article: On Memorial Day, Rep. Lauren Underwood v...→
Phyllis George, Female Sportscasting Pioneer, Dies at 70

Phyllis George, Female Sportscasting Pioneer, Dies at 70

Phyllis George, the former Miss America who became a female sportscasting pioneer on CBS's "The NFL Today," has died. She was 70.A family spokeswoman said Geor [...]

Read full article: Phyllis George, Female Sportscasting Pio...→
Guy Benson: Trump comparing negative media coverage to Lincoln was 'over the top'

Guy Benson: Trump comparing negative media coverage to Lincoln was 'over the top'

Fox News contributor Guy Benson reacted Monday to President Trump comparing negative media coverage to the treatment of President Abraham Lincoln, a reference [...]

Read full article: Guy Benson: Trump comparing negative med...→
Sebastian Telfair’s mother, brother die after coronavirus battles

Sebastian Telfair’s mother, brother die after coronavirus battles

One of the best basketball products to come out of New York City lost his mom and brother after they battled coronavirus. Erica Telfair, the mother of former N [...]

Read full article: Sebastian Telfair’s mother, brother die ...→
High school senior asks Obama on Twitter to make national commencement address

High school senior asks Obama on Twitter to make national commencement address

High school senior Lincoln Debenham tweeted at Barack Obama asking him to do a nationwide commencement for 2020 high school seniors who won't have an in-person [...]

Read full article: High school senior asks Obama on Twitter...→
How Trump’s war on the coronavirus could win him re-election

How Trump’s war on the coronavirus could win him re-election

It was a miserable time to make a re-election bid. When Abraham Lincoln sought his second presidential term in 1864, he was overseeing a bloody war, a bitterly [...]

Read full article: How Trump’s war on the coronavirus could...→
AG Barr: Russia Probe Is 'Closest We Have Come' to Lincoln's Assassination

AG Barr: Russia Probe Is 'Closest We Have Come' to Lincoln's Assassination

Attorney General William Barr said on Fox News Channel's "Sunday Morning Futures" that the investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 U.S. election w [...]

Read full article: AG Barr: Russia Probe Is 'Closest We Hav...→
What's Happening On Juneteenth In The Twin Cities?

What's Happening On Juneteenth In The Twin Cities?

Juneteenth dates back to June 19, 1865. A union general announced from his balcony in Galveston, Texas, that enslaved African-Americans were free. Slaves in Te [...]

Read full article: What's Happening On Juneteenth In The Tw...→
Boston Mayor Backs Removal of Lincoln Statue; Opposes Renaming Faneuil Hall Despite Slave History

Boston Mayor Backs Removal of Lincoln Statue; Opposes Renaming Faneuil Hall Despite Slave History

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh (D) wants to replace a statue of Abraham Lincoln but is opposed to renaming Faneuil Hall, named for a slave owner.

Read full article: Boston Mayor Backs Removal of Lincoln St...→
Boston considers removing Abraham Lincoln statue with freed slave

Boston considers removing Abraham Lincoln statue with freed slave

Boston’s mayor says he’s considering taking down a statue of former President Abraham Lincoln standing before a freed black man after a petition was launched f [...]

Read full article: Boston considers removing Abraham Lincol...→
Don Lemon: Trump ‘unworthy’ of presidency after questioning Lincoln’s legacy

Don Lemon: Trump ‘unworthy’ of presidency after questioning Lincoln’s legacy

CNN anchor Don Lemon declared President Trump “unworthy of his office” late Friday in light of the latter questioning former President Abraham Lincoln’s legacy [...]

Read full article: Don Lemon: Trump ‘unworthy’ of presidenc...→
Trump: 'Done More' for Black Community, 'Take Pass' on Lincoln

Trump: 'Done More' for Black Community, 'Take Pass' on Lincoln

President Donald Trump, while talking about revitalization of the nation's black community, said in an interview airing Friday that he has "done more" than any [...]

Read full article: Trump: 'Done More' for Black Community, ...→

North Side Protest Gathers Outside Wrigleyville Police District Headquarters

A large demonstration seen marching the streets on Chicago’s North Side Sunday ended outside the Chicago Police Department’s 19th District headquarters in Wrig [...]

Read full article: North Side Protest Gathers Outside Wrigl...→
Abraham Lincoln Statue Vandalised and Scaled in London BLM Protests

Abraham Lincoln Statue Vandalised and Scaled in London BLM Protests

The Abraham Lincoln statue in London was vandalised and scaled at a Black Lives Matter protest held in defiance of the coronavirus lockdown.

Read full article: Abraham Lincoln Statue Vandalised and Sc...→
Indiana's Lincoln Amphitheatre moves 2020 shows to next year

Indiana's Lincoln Amphitheatre moves 2020 shows to next year

An outdoor amphitheater in southwestern Indiana that pays homage to Abraham Lincoln's childhood years in the region has moved all of its 2020 performances to n [...]

Read full article: Indiana's Lincoln Amphitheatre moves 202...→
Oklahoma's Jadon Haselwood to miss part of season over mysterious ACL injury, 'non-football related,' coach says

Oklahoma's Jadon Haselwood to miss part of season over mysterious ACL injury, 'non-football related,' coach says

The mystery surrounding rising Oklahoma star Jadon Haselwood’s injury continues after head coach Lincoln Riley announced Thursday that he would miss out on the [...]

Read full article: Oklahoma's Jadon Haselwood to miss part ...→
'His Survival Is Basically The Nation's Survival': Ted Widmer On Book 'Lincoln On The Verge: Thirteen Days To Washington'

'His Survival Is Basically The Nation's Survival': Ted Widmer On Book 'Lincoln On The Verge: Thirteen Days To Washington'

The historian and White House advisor discusses his new book on Abraham Lincoln's epic 13 day train ride from Illinois to Washington D.C. as a president elect.

Read full article: 'His Survival Is Basically The Nation's ...→
This Day in History: April 14

This Day in History: April 14

Julius Caesar is assassinated; Abraham Lincoln is shot and mortally wounded; RMS Titanic hits an iceberg.

Read full article: This Day in History: April 14...→

‘Wartime’ presidency boosts Trumps re-election chances | MinnPost

President Lincoln attributed his 1864 victory, following a number of major advances and triumphs by the Union army, to the aversion of the voters “to change ho [...]

Read full article: ‘Wartime’ presidency boosts Trumps re-el...→
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‘Not on my watch’: S.D. governor vows to defend Mount Rushmore

‘Not on my watch’: S.D. governor vows to defend Mount Rushmore

Monuments to George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln and Theodore Roosevelt have all come under attack by enraged demonstrators in recent weeks. B [...]

Read full article: ‘Not on my watch’: S.D. governor vows to...→
AG Barr: Russia Probe Is 'Closest We Have Come' to Lincoln's Assassination

AG Barr: Russia Probe Is 'Closest We Have Come' to Lincoln's Assassination

Attorney General William Barr said on Fox News Channel's "Sunday Morning Futures" that the investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 U.S. election w [...]

Read full article: AG Barr: Russia Probe Is 'Closest We Hav...→
List: Juneteenth Events in Southern California

List: Juneteenth Events in Southern California

Juneteenth will be commemorated around Southern California Friday and into the weekend. The holiday is celebrated every year on June 19 and originated in Texas [...]

Read full article: List: Juneteenth Events in Southern Cali...→
‘Better Angels’: St. Paul public art honors Lincoln’s first inaugural address

‘Better Angels’: St. Paul public art honors Lincoln’s first inaugural address

On the brink of civil war, President Abraham Lincoln addressed the nation with a simple plea: “We are not enemies, but friends. We must not be enemies.” More t [...]

Read full article: ‘Better Angels’: St. Paul public art hon...→
Boston Mayor Backs Removal of Lincoln Statue; Opposes Renaming Faneuil Hall Despite Slave History

Boston Mayor Backs Removal of Lincoln Statue; Opposes Renaming Faneuil Hall Despite Slave History

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh (D) wants to replace a statue of Abraham Lincoln but is opposed to renaming Faneuil Hall, named for a slave owner.

Read full article: Boston Mayor Backs Removal of Lincoln St...→
Petition to remove Boston statue of Lincoln standing over a slave garners thousands of signatures

Petition to remove Boston statue of Lincoln standing over a slave garners thousands of signatures

Thousands of Americans are signing a petition to remove a statue that shows President Abraham Lincoln standing over a kneeling slave in Boston's Park Square.

Read full article: Petition to remove Boston statue of Linc...→
Dem congresswoman pushes back on Trump's claim that he’s done more for black Americans than any president other than Lincoln

Dem congresswoman pushes back on Trump's claim that he’s done more for black Americans than any president other than Lincoln

Rep. Karen Bass, D-Calif., pushed back on Sunday on President Trump’s claims that he’s "done more for the black community than any other president" besides Abr [...]

Read full article: Dem congresswoman pushes back on Trump's...→
Don Lemon: Trump ‘unworthy’ of presidency after questioning Lincoln’s legacy

Don Lemon: Trump ‘unworthy’ of presidency after questioning Lincoln’s legacy

CNN anchor Don Lemon declared President Trump “unworthy of his office” late Friday in light of the latter questioning former President Abraham Lincoln’s legacy [...]

Read full article: Don Lemon: Trump ‘unworthy’ of presidenc...→
TOP STORIES Bodies found on Chad Daybell's property are Lori Vallow's missing ki [...]

TOP STORIES Bodies found on Chad Daybell's property are Lori Vallow's missing ki [...]

TOP STORIES Bodies found on Chad Daybell's property are Lori Vallow's missing kids, relatives say Contact tracing is here, and it's even more frightening than [...]

Read full article: TOP STORIES Bodies found on Chad Daybell...→

North Side Protest Gathers Outside Wrigleyville Police District Headquarters

A large demonstration seen marching the streets on Chicago’s North Side Sunday ended outside the Chicago Police Department’s 19th District headquarters in Wrig [...]

Read full article: North Side Protest Gathers Outside Wrigl...→
Oklahoma's Lincoln Riley explains why he participated in #BlackoutTuesday trend

Oklahoma's Lincoln Riley explains why he participated in #BlackoutTuesday trend

Oklahoma football coach Lincoln Riley took part in the #BlackoutTuesday social media trend in an attempt to support the black community on Tuesday.

Read full article: Oklahoma's Lincoln Riley explains why he...→
Indiana's Lincoln Amphitheatre moves 2020 shows to next year

Indiana's Lincoln Amphitheatre moves 2020 shows to next year

An outdoor amphitheater in southwestern Indiana that pays homage to Abraham Lincoln's childhood years in the region has moved all of its 2020 performances to n [...]

Read full article: Indiana's Lincoln Amphitheatre moves 202...→
On Memorial Day, Rep. Lauren Underwood visits graves at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery

On Memorial Day, Rep. Lauren Underwood visits graves at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery

Underwood told people from her district "who were either essential workers or at high risk, or maybe sick themselves," she would visit graves in their place on [...]

Read full article: On Memorial Day, Rep. Lauren Underwood v...→
Sorry, Abe Lincoln Is Not on the Ballot

Sorry, Abe Lincoln Is Not on the Ballot

But the 16th president is showing up quite a bit in the 2020 race. He remains uncommitted.

Read full article: Sorry, Abe Lincoln Is Not on the Ballot...→
Oklahoma's Jadon Haselwood to miss part of season over mysterious ACL injury, 'non-football related,' coach says

Oklahoma's Jadon Haselwood to miss part of season over mysterious ACL injury, 'non-football related,' coach says

The mystery surrounding rising Oklahoma star Jadon Haselwood’s injury continues after head coach Lincoln Riley announced Thursday that he would miss out on the [...]

Read full article: Oklahoma's Jadon Haselwood to miss part ...→
Guy Benson: Trump comparing negative media coverage to Lincoln was 'over the top'

Guy Benson: Trump comparing negative media coverage to Lincoln was 'over the top'

Fox News contributor Guy Benson reacted Monday to President Trump comparing negative media coverage to the treatment of President Abraham Lincoln, a reference [...]

Read full article: Guy Benson: Trump comparing negative med...→

AutoNews Now: Ford, Rivian cancel Lincoln EV

Lear refreshes back-to-work playbook; Ford, Rivian ax Lincoln EV due to pandemic; VW's Diess seeks stimulus; Sales sink 98% in Italy | Lexus kills GS sport sed [...]

Read full article: AutoNews Now: Ford, Rivian cancel Lincol...→
'His Survival Is Basically The Nation's Survival': Ted Widmer On Book 'Lincoln On The Verge: Thirteen Days To Washington'

'His Survival Is Basically The Nation's Survival': Ted Widmer On Book 'Lincoln On The Verge: Thirteen Days To Washington'

The historian and White House advisor discusses his new book on Abraham Lincoln's epic 13 day train ride from Illinois to Washington D.C. as a president elect.

Read full article: 'His Survival Is Basically The Nation's ...→
High school senior asks Obama on Twitter to make national commencement address

High school senior asks Obama on Twitter to make national commencement address

High school senior Lincoln Debenham tweeted at Barack Obama asking him to do a nationwide commencement for 2020 high school seniors who won't have an in-person [...]

Read full article: High school senior asks Obama on Twitter...→
Worker Says He Was Fired After Reporting Discrimination, Harassment

Worker Says He Was Fired After Reporting Discrimination, Harassment

A former Williams-Sonoma Inc. employee is suing his ex-employer, alleging he was fired in 2019 for complaining about discrimination and harassment on the job a [...]

Read full article: Worker Says He Was Fired After Reporting...→

‘Wartime’ presidency boosts Trumps re-election chances | MinnPost

President Lincoln attributed his 1864 victory, following a number of major advances and triumphs by the Union army, to the aversion of the voters “to change ho [...]

Read full article: ‘Wartime’ presidency boosts Trumps re-el...→
  • #Lincoln
How Trump’s war on the coronavirus could win him re-election

How Trump’s war on the coronavirus could win him re-election

It was a miserable time to make a re-election bid. When Abraham Lincoln sought his second presidential term in 1864, he was overseeing a bloody war, a bitterly [...]

Read full article: How Trump’s war on the coronavirus could...→
DC’s congressional delegate wants ‘problematic’ Lincoln statue removed from Lincoln Park

DC’s congressional delegate wants ‘problematic’ Lincoln statue removed from Lincoln Park

Washington, D.C.’s congressional delegate, Eleanor Holmes Norton, said Tuesday she will introduce legislation to remove a “problematic” statue of Abraham Linco [...]

Read full article: DC’s congressional delegate wants ‘probl...→
Jamelle Bouie: Why Juneteenth matters

Jamelle Bouie: Why Juneteenth matters

Neither Abraham Lincoln nor the Republican Party freed the slaves. They helped set freedom in motion and eventually codified it into law with the 13th Amendmen [...]

Read full article: Jamelle Bouie: Why Juneteenth matters...→
What's Happening On Juneteenth In The Twin Cities?

What's Happening On Juneteenth In The Twin Cities?

Juneteenth dates back to June 19, 1865. A union general announced from his balcony in Galveston, Texas, that enslaved African-Americans were free. Slaves in Te [...]

Read full article: What's Happening On Juneteenth In The Tw...→
Capitol Hill Residents Call for Changes to Statue of Lincoln Standing Over Freed Black Man

Capitol Hill Residents Call for Changes to Statue of Lincoln Standing Over Freed Black Man

Some D.C. residents say they want to see changes to a Capitol Hill monument that depicts President Abraham Lincoln standing over a freed African American man. [...]

Read full article: Capitol Hill Residents Call for Changes ...→
'Why Is He Still On His Knees?' Calls Grow to Remove Statue of Lincoln, Freed Black Man in Boston

'Why Is He Still On His Knees?' Calls Grow to Remove Statue of Lincoln, Freed Black Man in Boston

Thousands have signed a petition to remove a statue depicting former President Abraham Lincoln standing before a freed black man on his knees.

Read full article: 'Why Is He Still On His Knees?' Calls Gr...→
Boston considers removing Abraham Lincoln statue with freed slave

Boston considers removing Abraham Lincoln statue with freed slave

Boston’s mayor says he’s considering taking down a statue of former President Abraham Lincoln standing before a freed black man after a petition was launched f [...]

Read full article: Boston considers removing Abraham Lincol...→
Agitator Calls for Removal of Boston Lincoln Emancipation Memorial

Agitator Calls for Removal of Boston Lincoln Emancipation Memorial

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh (D) is weighing removing the Emancipation Memorial, a statue of Abraham Lincoln and a freed slave.

Read full article: Agitator Calls for Removal of Boston Lin...→
Trump: 'Done More' for Black Community, 'Take Pass' on Lincoln

Trump: 'Done More' for Black Community, 'Take Pass' on Lincoln

President Donald Trump, while talking about revitalization of the nation's black community, said in an interview airing Friday that he has "done more" than any [...]

Read full article: Trump: 'Done More' for Black Community, ...→
Lincoln Statue Found Burned on Chicago’s South Side: Alderman

Lincoln Statue Found Burned on Chicago’s South Side: Alderman

An Abraham Lincoln was damaged and burned in Chicago’s Englewood neighborhood late Wednesday, Ald. Ray Lopez said.

Read full article: Lincoln Statue Found Burned on Chicago’s...→

Abraham Lincoln monument torched in Chicago: ‘An absolute disgraceful act’

Abraham Lincoln has joined George Washington on the list of those targeted by Chicagoans in a national debate over Civil War-era monuments.

Read full article: Abraham Lincoln monument torched in Chic...→
Abraham Lincoln Statue Vandalised and Scaled in London BLM Protests

Abraham Lincoln Statue Vandalised and Scaled in London BLM Protests

The Abraham Lincoln statue in London was vandalised and scaled at a Black Lives Matter protest held in defiance of the coronavirus lockdown.

Read full article: Abraham Lincoln Statue Vandalised and Sc...→
Protesters Graffiti Lincoln Memorial: 'Y'all Not Tired Yet?'

Protesters Graffiti Lincoln Memorial: 'Y'all Not Tired Yet?'

Someone in Washington DC spray painted the question, "Y'all Not Tired Yet?" on the Lincoln Memorial during the May 31, 2020, protests.

Read full article: Protesters Graffiti Lincoln Memorial: 'Y...→
New Jersey grandma wears colorful unicorn costume to greet her grandkids during coronavirus pandemic

New Jersey grandma wears colorful unicorn costume to greet her grandkids during coronavirus pandemic

Maureen Sweeney strapped on a colorful unicorn costume in an effort to greet her grandkids Rylan and Lincoln in New Jersey.

Read full article: New Jersey grandma wears colorful unicor...→
Phyllis George, Female Sportscasting Pioneer, Dies at 70

Phyllis George, Female Sportscasting Pioneer, Dies at 70

Phyllis George, the former Miss America who became a female sportscasting pioneer on CBS's "The NFL Today," has died. She was 70.A family spokeswoman said Geor [...]

Read full article: Phyllis George, Female Sportscasting Pio...→

Nation Reopening on Trump's Watch, Not Fauci's

As Abraham Lincoln put his situation: "I mean to keep going. If the end brings me out all right, then what is said against me won't matter. If I'm wrong, ten a [...]

Read full article: Nation Reopening on Trump's Watch, Not F...→
Sebastian Telfair’s mother, brother die after coronavirus battles

Sebastian Telfair’s mother, brother die after coronavirus battles

One of the best basketball products to come out of New York City lost his mom and brother after they battled coronavirus. Erica Telfair, the mother of former N [...]

Read full article: Sebastian Telfair’s mother, brother die ...→
Quarantine protesters no heroes of civil disobedience

Quarantine protesters no heroes of civil disobedience

Our culture has a wonderful way of taking controversial or partisan figures and weaving them into the broader story of America. When Abraham Lincoln was assass [...]

Read full article: Quarantine protesters no heroes of civil...→
This Day in History: April 14

This Day in History: April 14

Julius Caesar is assassinated; Abraham Lincoln is shot and mortally wounded; RMS Titanic hits an iceberg.

Read full article: This Day in History: April 14...→

Marshall H. Tanick | MinnPost

President Lincoln attributed his 1864 victory, following a number of major advances and triumphs by the Union army, to the aversion of the voters “to change ho [...]

Read full article: Marshall H. Tanick | MinnPost...→
‘Not on my watch’: S.D. governor vows to defend Mount Rushmore

‘Not on my watch’: S.D. governor vows to defend Mount Rushmore

Monuments to George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln and Theodore Roosevelt have all come under attack by enraged demonstrators in recent weeks. B [...]

Read full article: ‘Not on my watch’: S.D. governor vows to...→
DC’s congressional delegate wants ‘problematic’ Lincoln statue removed from Lincoln Park

DC’s congressional delegate wants ‘problematic’ Lincoln statue removed from Lincoln Park

Washington, D.C.’s congressional delegate, Eleanor Holmes Norton, said Tuesday she will introduce legislation to remove a “problematic” statue of Abraham Linco [...]

Read full article: DC’s congressional delegate wants ‘probl...→
AG Barr: Russia Probe Is 'Closest We Have Come' to Lincoln's Assassination

AG Barr: Russia Probe Is 'Closest We Have Come' to Lincoln's Assassination

Attorney General William Barr said on Fox News Channel's "Sunday Morning Futures" that the investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 U.S. election w [...]

Read full article: AG Barr: Russia Probe Is 'Closest We Hav...→
Jamelle Bouie: Why Juneteenth matters

Jamelle Bouie: Why Juneteenth matters

Neither Abraham Lincoln nor the Republican Party freed the slaves. They helped set freedom in motion and eventually codified it into law with the 13th Amendmen [...]

Read full article: Jamelle Bouie: Why Juneteenth matters...→
List: Juneteenth Events in Southern California

List: Juneteenth Events in Southern California

Juneteenth will be commemorated around Southern California Friday and into the weekend. The holiday is celebrated every year on June 19 and originated in Texas [...]

Read full article: List: Juneteenth Events in Southern Cali...→
What's Happening On Juneteenth In The Twin Cities?

What's Happening On Juneteenth In The Twin Cities?

Juneteenth dates back to June 19, 1865. A union general announced from his balcony in Galveston, Texas, that enslaved African-Americans were free. Slaves in Te [...]

Read full article: What's Happening On Juneteenth In The Tw...→
‘Better Angels’: St. Paul public art honors Lincoln’s first inaugural address

‘Better Angels’: St. Paul public art honors Lincoln’s first inaugural address

On the brink of civil war, President Abraham Lincoln addressed the nation with a simple plea: “We are not enemies, but friends. We must not be enemies.” More t [...]

Read full article: ‘Better Angels’: St. Paul public art hon...→
Capitol Hill Residents Call for Changes to Statue of Lincoln Standing Over Freed Black Man

Capitol Hill Residents Call for Changes to Statue of Lincoln Standing Over Freed Black Man

Some D.C. residents say they want to see changes to a Capitol Hill monument that depicts President Abraham Lincoln standing over a freed African American man. [...]

Read full article: Capitol Hill Residents Call for Changes ...→
Boston Mayor Backs Removal of Lincoln Statue; Opposes Renaming Faneuil Hall Despite Slave History

Boston Mayor Backs Removal of Lincoln Statue; Opposes Renaming Faneuil Hall Despite Slave History

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh (D) wants to replace a statue of Abraham Lincoln but is opposed to renaming Faneuil Hall, named for a slave owner.

Read full article: Boston Mayor Backs Removal of Lincoln St...→
'Why Is He Still On His Knees?' Calls Grow to Remove Statue of Lincoln, Freed Black Man in Boston

'Why Is He Still On His Knees?' Calls Grow to Remove Statue of Lincoln, Freed Black Man in Boston

Thousands have signed a petition to remove a statue depicting former President Abraham Lincoln standing before a freed black man on his knees.

Read full article: 'Why Is He Still On His Knees?' Calls Gr...→
Petition to remove Boston statue of Lincoln standing over a slave garners thousands of signatures

Petition to remove Boston statue of Lincoln standing over a slave garners thousands of signatures

Thousands of Americans are signing a petition to remove a statue that shows President Abraham Lincoln standing over a kneeling slave in Boston's Park Square.

Read full article: Petition to remove Boston statue of Linc...→
Boston considers removing Abraham Lincoln statue with freed slave

Boston considers removing Abraham Lincoln statue with freed slave

Boston’s mayor says he’s considering taking down a statue of former President Abraham Lincoln standing before a freed black man after a petition was launched f [...]

Read full article: Boston considers removing Abraham Lincol...→
Dem congresswoman pushes back on Trump's claim that he’s done more for black Americans than any president other than Lincoln

Dem congresswoman pushes back on Trump's claim that he’s done more for black Americans than any president other than Lincoln

Rep. Karen Bass, D-Calif., pushed back on Sunday on President Trump’s claims that he’s "done more for the black community than any other president" besides Abr [...]

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Agitator Calls for Removal of Boston Lincoln Emancipation Memorial

Agitator Calls for Removal of Boston Lincoln Emancipation Memorial

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh (D) is weighing removing the Emancipation Memorial, a statue of Abraham Lincoln and a freed slave.

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Don Lemon: Trump ‘unworthy’ of presidency after questioning Lincoln’s legacy

Don Lemon: Trump ‘unworthy’ of presidency after questioning Lincoln’s legacy

CNN anchor Don Lemon declared President Trump “unworthy of his office” late Friday in light of the latter questioning former President Abraham Lincoln’s legacy [...]

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Trump: 'Done More' for Black Community, 'Take Pass' on Lincoln

Trump: 'Done More' for Black Community, 'Take Pass' on Lincoln

President Donald Trump, while talking about revitalization of the nation's black community, said in an interview airing Friday that he has "done more" than any [...]

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TOP STORIES Bodies found on Chad Daybell's property are Lori Vallow's missing ki [...]

TOP STORIES Bodies found on Chad Daybell's property are Lori Vallow's missing ki [...]

TOP STORIES Bodies found on Chad Daybell's property are Lori Vallow's missing kids, relatives say Contact tracing is here, and it's even more frightening than [...]

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Lincoln Statue Found Burned on Chicago’s South Side: Alderman

Lincoln Statue Found Burned on Chicago’s South Side: Alderman

An Abraham Lincoln was damaged and burned in Chicago’s Englewood neighborhood late Wednesday, Ald. Ray Lopez said.

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North Side Protest Gathers Outside Wrigleyville Police District Headquarters

A large demonstration seen marching the streets on Chicago’s North Side Sunday ended outside the Chicago Police Department’s 19th District headquarters in Wrig [...]

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Abraham Lincoln monument torched in Chicago: ‘An absolute disgraceful act’

Abraham Lincoln has joined George Washington on the list of those targeted by Chicagoans in a national debate over Civil War-era monuments.

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Abraham Lincoln Statue Vandalised and Scaled in London BLM Protests

Abraham Lincoln Statue Vandalised and Scaled in London BLM Protests

The Abraham Lincoln statue in London was vandalised and scaled at a Black Lives Matter protest held in defiance of the coronavirus lockdown.

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Oklahoma's Lincoln Riley explains why he participated in #BlackoutTuesday trend

Oklahoma's Lincoln Riley explains why he participated in #BlackoutTuesday trend

Oklahoma football coach Lincoln Riley took part in the #BlackoutTuesday social media trend in an attempt to support the black community on Tuesday.

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Protesters Graffiti Lincoln Memorial: 'Y'all Not Tired Yet?'

Protesters Graffiti Lincoln Memorial: 'Y'all Not Tired Yet?'

Someone in Washington DC spray painted the question, "Y'all Not Tired Yet?" on the Lincoln Memorial during the May 31, 2020, protests.

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Indiana's Lincoln Amphitheatre moves 2020 shows to next year

Indiana's Lincoln Amphitheatre moves 2020 shows to next year

An outdoor amphitheater in southwestern Indiana that pays homage to Abraham Lincoln's childhood years in the region has moved all of its 2020 performances to n [...]

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New Jersey grandma wears colorful unicorn costume to greet her grandkids during coronavirus pandemic

New Jersey grandma wears colorful unicorn costume to greet her grandkids during coronavirus pandemic

Maureen Sweeney strapped on a colorful unicorn costume in an effort to greet her grandkids Rylan and Lincoln in New Jersey.

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On Memorial Day, Rep. Lauren Underwood visits graves at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery

On Memorial Day, Rep. Lauren Underwood visits graves at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery

Underwood told people from her district "who were either essential workers or at high risk, or maybe sick themselves," she would visit graves in their place on [...]

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Sorry, Abe Lincoln Is Not on the Ballot

Sorry, Abe Lincoln Is Not on the Ballot

But the 16th president is showing up quite a bit in the 2020 race. He remains uncommitted.

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Phyllis George, Female Sportscasting Pioneer, Dies at 70

Phyllis George, Female Sportscasting Pioneer, Dies at 70

Phyllis George, the former Miss America who became a female sportscasting pioneer on CBS's "The NFL Today," has died. She was 70.A family spokeswoman said Geor [...]

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Oklahoma's Jadon Haselwood to miss part of season over mysterious ACL injury, 'non-football related,' coach says

Oklahoma's Jadon Haselwood to miss part of season over mysterious ACL injury, 'non-football related,' coach says

The mystery surrounding rising Oklahoma star Jadon Haselwood’s injury continues after head coach Lincoln Riley announced Thursday that he would miss out on the [...]

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Nation Reopening on Trump's Watch, Not Fauci's

As Abraham Lincoln put his situation: "I mean to keep going. If the end brings me out all right, then what is said against me won't matter. If I'm wrong, ten a [...]

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Guy Benson: Trump comparing negative media coverage to Lincoln was 'over the top'

Guy Benson: Trump comparing negative media coverage to Lincoln was 'over the top'

Fox News contributor Guy Benson reacted Monday to President Trump comparing negative media coverage to the treatment of President Abraham Lincoln, a reference [...]

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AutoNews Now: Ford, Rivian cancel Lincoln EV

Lear refreshes back-to-work playbook; Ford, Rivian ax Lincoln EV due to pandemic; VW's Diess seeks stimulus; Sales sink 98% in Italy | Lexus kills GS sport sed [...]

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Sebastian Telfair’s mother, brother die after coronavirus battles

Sebastian Telfair’s mother, brother die after coronavirus battles

One of the best basketball products to come out of New York City lost his mom and brother after they battled coronavirus. Erica Telfair, the mother of former N [...]

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'His Survival Is Basically The Nation's Survival': Ted Widmer On Book 'Lincoln On The Verge: Thirteen Days To Washington'

'His Survival Is Basically The Nation's Survival': Ted Widmer On Book 'Lincoln On The Verge: Thirteen Days To Washington'

The historian and White House advisor discusses his new book on Abraham Lincoln's epic 13 day train ride from Illinois to Washington D.C. as a president elect.

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Quarantine protesters no heroes of civil disobedience

Quarantine protesters no heroes of civil disobedience

Our culture has a wonderful way of taking controversial or partisan figures and weaving them into the broader story of America. When Abraham Lincoln was assass [...]

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High school senior asks Obama on Twitter to make national commencement address

High school senior asks Obama on Twitter to make national commencement address

High school senior Lincoln Debenham tweeted at Barack Obama asking him to do a nationwide commencement for 2020 high school seniors who won't have an in-person [...]

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This Day in History: April 14

This Day in History: April 14

Julius Caesar is assassinated; Abraham Lincoln is shot and mortally wounded; RMS Titanic hits an iceberg.

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Worker Says He Was Fired After Reporting Discrimination, Harassment

Worker Says He Was Fired After Reporting Discrimination, Harassment

A former Williams-Sonoma Inc. employee is suing his ex-employer, alleging he was fired in 2019 for complaining about discrimination and harassment on the job a [...]

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‘Wartime’ presidency boosts Trumps re-election chances | MinnPost

President Lincoln attributed his 1864 victory, following a number of major advances and triumphs by the Union army, to the aversion of the voters “to change ho [...]

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President Lincoln attributed his 1864 victory, following a number of major advances and triumphs by the Union army, to the aversion of the voters “to change ho [...]

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How Trump’s war on the coronavirus could win him re-election

How Trump’s war on the coronavirus could win him re-election

It was a miserable time to make a re-election bid. When Abraham Lincoln sought his second presidential term in 1864, he was overseeing a bloody war, a bitterly [...]

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