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Decaying Depots On the Tracks to Freedom

Decaying Depots On the Tracks to Freedom
nytimes.com — In a bathroom stall in the basement of the oldest black church here, Bishop William Henderson pulls away a framed poster and pokes his head into a dank, musty hole, revealing a crawl space. He breathes in the air and pulls out the history.

Immigrants Take to U.S. Streets in Show of Strength

Immigrants Take to U.S. Streets in Show of Strength
nytimes.com — LOS ANGELES, May 1 - Hundreds of thousands of immigrants and their supporters skipped work, school and shopping on Monday and marched in dozens of cities from coast to coast.

A Spelling Champion for All Jamaicans

A Spelling Champion for All Jamaicans
nytimes.com — Suddenly, Jamaica has a new hero: a 12-year-old girl from Kingston with a winsome smile and steely determination whose David vs. Goliath victory at the National Spelling Bee has enthralled Jamaicans both on the island and in the large immigrant community in New York City.

Admiration of Robinson Lingers for Fans in Cuba

Admiration of Robinson Lingers for Fans in Cuba
nytimes.com — For his historic trip to Cuba, President Obama took two guests sure to make a strong connection with baseball-crazed fans on the island: Rachel Robinson, the widow of Jackie Robinson, who broke the color barrier in the major leagues, and the Robinsons' daughter, Sharon.

The Cuban defector whom baseball forgot - The Santa Fe New Mexican: Sports

The Cuban defector whom baseball forgot - The Santa Fe New Mexican: Sports
santafenewmexican.com — MIAMI - The poster, the only prominent piece of memorabilia, hangs in the back of the shed next to the dusty old suitcase, a row of unused candles and a pile of VHS tapes, a few bearing the label "Cuba Baseball."

This Cuban Defector Changed Baseball. Nobody Remembers.

This Cuban Defector Changed Baseball. Nobody Remembers.
nytimes.com — "I still remember Lourdes's home run that tied the score before we went on to win," Arocha said. "I gave up the runs that put the United States ahead, but then he tied it. Pow!" There is pride in that voice. "Of course," he said. "I am very proud.

Suspension of Chase Utley Is Rescinded, Reports Say

Suspension of Chase Utley Is Rescinded, Reports Say
nytimes.com — PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - The Los Angeles Dodgers ' Chase Utley, who was barred for two games after his aggressive slide in a playoff game last year broke the leg of Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada, had his suspension lifted by Major League Baseball, according to multiple news media reports.

THE 2004 CAMPAIGN: THE CANDIDATES -- John Edwards; I-Day, Minus One: A Final Trip to the Podium, a Few Last Hands to Shake

THE 2004 CAMPAIGN: THE CANDIDATES -- John Edwards; I-Day, Minus One: A Final Trip to the Podium, a Few Last Hands to Shake
nytimes.com — Sen John Edwards says people are responding to his positive message of hope; question for him as he dashes across Iowa on five-city tour is how many voters he can swing to his side in final hours of campaigning; he seems energized by his rising standing in polls, where he was considered just a blip only few weeks ago; photo (S)

Dean’ - s Speech on Iraq Brings Rebuttals From Rivals - NYTimes.com

Dean’ - s Speech on Iraq Brings Rebuttals From Rivals - NYTimes.com
nytimes.com — LOS ANGELES, Dec. 15 - Howard Dean declared on Monday that "the capture of Saddam Hussein has not made America safer," provoking an avalanche of new attacks from rivals who have seized on Sunday's surprise news as a way of redrawing the foreign policy debate in the Democratic presidential campaign.

Border Patrol Agent’s Trial in Killing of Illegal Immigrant Starts in Arizona

Border Patrol Agent’s Trial in Killing of Illegal Immigrant Starts in Arizona
nytimes.com — TUCSON - In a patch of desert just north of Mexico, what began as a relatively routine interception a year ago ended when a Border Patrol agent shot and killed an illegal immigrant at close range. Whether the agent's action was murder or self-defense is being resolved at a trial that began this week in the heated atmosphere over illegal immigration.
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May 05, 2016

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May 05, 2016

RT @NYTArchives: Cy Young pitches the first perfect game of the modern era on this day in 1904. nyti.ms/1q0VQbO pic.twitter.com/yaz8jWuqF8qF8

May 05, 2016

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May 03, 2016

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May 02, 2016

RT @mattfleg: Cruz brings up the Mike Tyson endorsement again: "Donald, I’ve got news for you: Rapists aren’t tough guys."

May 02, 2016

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Apr 30, 2016

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