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Smithsonian Hosts Symposium On Ferguson, Race, Police Force

After several cases of police shooting unarmed black men have drawn protests and national scrutiny, the Smithsonian Institution is examining this moment in American history.

04/24/2015

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American Ebola Patient Successfully Treated, Discharged From NIH

The American health care worker admitted to NIH with Ebola has been successfully treated.

04/09/2015

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American Ebola Patient’s Condition Improves

The condition of the American being treated for Ebola at a Maryland hospital has improved.

04/07/2015

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Condition Of American Ebola Patient At NIH in Md. Improves

The National Institutes of Health is reporting that the condition of the American with Ebola has improved.

03/30/2015

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BWI-Bound Flight Diverted After Tire Malfunction

A plane headed for BWI had to be diverted after a tire malfunction.

09/29/2014

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U.S. Doctor Exposed To Ebola Virus Admitted To NIH

An American doctor who was exposed to the Ebola virus while volunteering in Sierra Leone was admitted Sunday to a hospital at the National Institutes of Health near the nation’s capital.

09/28/2014

Fans cheer during the game between the Seattle Seahawks and the Green Bay Packers at CenturyLink Field on September 4, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. The Seahawks defeated the Packers 36-16. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Keidel: Nothing More American Than Autumn And Football

Football reduces us to our most private and primate impulses. We survive winter through the vicarious thrill we get from our favorite football teams.

09/05/2014

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Bergdahl’s Release Has Politicians Divided On Capitol Hill

The wait is over. After five years, Bowe Bergdahl–an American soldier held in captivity by the Taliban–is returning home to the United States. But his welcome home comes with mixed feelings.

06/12/2014

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Family Of Kidnapped American Asks U.S. To Do More

Relatives of kidnapped American development expert Warren Weinstein are celebrating the release of U.S. soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan and asking the government to work harder to secure Weinstein’s release.

05/31/2014

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Museum Eyes U.S. Flag’s Meaning To Diverse People

A Baltimore museum has gathered dozens of artworks and artifacts to look at what the American flag means to the nation’s increasingly diverse people.

05/14/2014

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American Art To Flood U.S. Billboards This Summer

Five museums say they are organizing the largest outdoor art show to showcase American art nationwide this summer.

04/07/2014

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Star-Spangled Banner Stamp Unveiled At Smithsonian

The Smithsonian Institution is beginning a celebration of the 200th anniversary of the flag and song that became the national anthem with a new forever stamp from the U.S. Postal Service.

03/06/2014

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