Denali or McKinley? How a 19th century political 'joke' turned into a 119-year ...
The name Mount McKinley “was little more than a joke.” That's according to toponymist George R. Stewart, an expert in American place-names (apparently a real field of academic study). There was no reason, Stewart explained in his 1945 tome “Names on ...
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MTV Music Awards 2015: full list of winners
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A list of nominees and winners at MTV's 2015 Video Music Awards: Video of the year. Taylor Swift accepts the award for video of the year for <i>Bad Blood. Taylor Swift accepts the award for video of the year for Bad Blood. Photo: Mario Anzuoni. Beyonce ...
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Tropical Storm Erika's Aftermath: Florida Faces Flash Flood Threat
Flood warnings were in effect for most of Florida early Monday as the aftermath of Tropical Storm Erika was expected to bring at least five inches of rain. The National Weather Service warned people in flood-prone areas to "take action to protect ...
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Rattled investors brace for big week as Federal Reserve considers rate increase
Wall Street is heading into a big week after last week shook investors. Photograph: Justin Lane/EPA. Rupert Neate in New York. @RupertNeate. Sunday 30 August 2015 07.00 EDT Last modified on Sunday 30 August 2015 19.00 EDT. Share on Facebook ...
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Wes Craven, Horror Maestro, Dies at 76
He wrote and directed the first 'Nightmare on Elm Street' film, helmed the first four 'Scream' movies and guided Meryl Steep to an Oscar nom for 'Music of the Heart.' Wes Craven, the famed maestro of horror known for the Nightmare on Elm Street and ...
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Wes Craven dies at 76
Horror master Wes Craven dies at 76