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Former Senator's Dog Dies

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 02.25.2013 | Politics

Dakota, the bichon frise of former Sen. Kent Conrad (D-N.D.) who was a fixture around Capitol Hill, died Wednesday of complications from lymphoma, acc...

It's Got a Good Beat and You Can Dance to It: E-lit Plays With Time

Illya Szilak | Posted 03.19.2013 | Books
Illya Szilak

Unlike conventional literature, which relies on sentence and word density, phrasing and transitional passages to alter narrative rhythm, e-lit can directly modify the reader's perception of time.

Dakota Indians Mark Horrific Event

Reuters | Posted 02.25.2013 | Politics

(Corrects spelling of name in paragraph 26 to Dan Spock) * Largest mass hanging in U.S. history * 300-mile trek in frigi...

Dakota 38: Don't Miss This Seasonal Film of Reconciliation and Hope

Georgianne Nienaber | Posted 01.27.2013 | Impact
Georgianne Nienaber

Your dream was not a lonely nightmare, but a window into history -- the day after Christmas, Dec. 26, 1862, when President Abraham Lincoln ordered the largest execution in United States history -- the hanging of 38 Dakota (Sioux) men.

Propeller From 1946 Plane Crash Found In Swiss Glacier

AP | Posted 08.09.2012 | World

GENEVA -- Mountain rescuers have recovered the propeller of a U.S. Air Force plane that crashed in November 1946 on a glacier in the Bernese Alps. Th...

My Visit With John Lennon at the Dakota, 1978

C.P. Roth | Posted 02.07.2012 | Entertainment
C.P. Roth

In Christmas 1978, I'd been working at Manny's Music Store for a little over a year. A few days after New Year's, Manny's owner announced, "Charly, I need you to go to John Lennon's home!"

Remembering John Lennon

Ed Koch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ed Koch

On the thirtieth anniversary of the death of John Lennon, I'd like to review the new film Nowhere Boy, about the early life of the legendary Beatle.

Who ya gonna call?

Jeff Danziger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

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Horseback Ride for Lights and Human Rights

Eric Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Eric Klein

In March of 2008, Peter Lengkeek filmed local electric company employees removing power meters from the Crow Creek reservation during the winter months. He handed me the tapes and asked that I please get the footage to anyone that would listen.