american heroes

Neil Armstrong, first man on moon, is dead (Lead)

August 26th, 2012 - 7:41 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 26 (IANS) American astronaut Neil Armstrong, the first man to set foot on the moon, has died at the age of 82, his family said. US President ... Read more...

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Indian Americans celebrate US Independence Day

July 9th, 2012 - 11:02 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 9 (IANS) Two leading associations of Indian Americans celebrated the American Independence Day and Indian American Heritage by paying tribute to the pioneers and patriots of the two ... Read more...

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Native Americans up in arms over calling Osama ‘Geronimo’

May 4th, 2011 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 4 (IANS) Native Americans are up in arms against the US military codenaming Osama bin Laden "Geronimo" after an Apache icon who for years fought the Mexican and ... Read more...

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Obama’s ‘Of Thee I Sing’ book a hit among Brooklyn youth

November 17th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 17 (ANI): US President Barack Obama's first children book 'Of Thee I Sing' has proven to be quite a hit with the youth of Brooklyn.Obama has written two ... Read more...

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Ed Harris And Robert De Niro Adds Grace to Boston Pops

May 23rd, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Boston, May 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A bevy of Hollywood stars that included Ed Harris, Robert De Niro and Morgan Freeman were witnessed in their new roles as narrators for Boston ... Read more...

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President Obama’s statement on the recovery of Speicher’s remains

August 3rd, 2009 - 12:40 pm ICT by admin
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- President Obama released the following statement on Sunday on the news that the remains of Captain Michael "Scott" Speicher have been recovered."The news that Captain Speicher's remains ... Read more...

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Obama hails Apollo 11 crew as ‘genuine American heroes’

July 21st, 2009 - 3:37 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 21 (DPA) US President Barack Obama welcomed the crew of Apollo 11 to the White House Monday to mark the 40th anniversary of their journey to the moon and ... Read more...

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