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The Miracle in Lake Placid

By Ruben Gonzalez, Posted August 7th 2012

They call it “The Miracle in Lake Placid.” The date was February 22, 1980 – George Washington’s Birthday. The story of David and Goliath was about to repeat itself.

The young, scrawny, inexperienced United States Hockey team was about to face the mighty Soviet Team at the Lake Placid Olympic...


Article taken from ChicagoTribune.com
Written byJill Goldsmith

News Corp. is finally taking the wraps off its new education division led by Joel Klein. It's calling the business Amplify and has inked a deal with AT&T to roll out digital tablet-based programs for teachers and students K-12.

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Dear Friends...Ladies and Gentlemen,

I am so sorry I cannot be with you on the unveiling of this special sculpture – special not only for whom it depicts, but also because this event is taking place in the cradle of “Solidarity,” a national liberation movement that was crucial in bringing freedom...