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Besides Independence Day, July 4th is also known for other major events in U.S. history, including the opening of West Point military academy.
The vice president runs counter to every ideal military academy graduates are called to defend.
"Some of you will join the fight on the Korean Peninsula ... where North Korea continues to threaten the peace," the vice president said.
The 34 female African American cadets in the 2019 graduating class will make history.
The parents of Peter Zhu, 21, said they wanted to preserve his legacy after he died in a skiing accident.
The majestic bird of prey, swiped in a West Point rivalry prank, injured her wings thrashing in dog crate.
Peter Wang, who was killed in the Parkland school shooting while holding the door for students, was posthumously accepted to West Point Military Academy.
"To me, Kim is just a normal guy," he told an alternative diplomacy panel at the military academy.
Here of course we are into psychology rather than "psychohistory." Like Asimov's fake predictive science, the statistical
Welcome to the post-truth era.
An advocacy organization says it received 90 complaints about the prayer.
In his NPR interview, Bolden said, "He told me, no way are you going to get an appointment from me to go to the Naval Academy
A heroine of the American Revolution, Margaret Cochran Corbin was the first woman to take a soldier's part in the fight for independence. She saw action during the Battle of Fort Washington, and was captured in the crushing American defeat on November 16, 1776.
As a white male who served in the military as an enlisted soldier and later attended West Point, I can say, without a doubt, that nothing in this photo says "I hate white people."
The elite military college bars political expression while in uniform. But does the cadets' gesture qualify?
Despite its legions of Page One editors, copy editors, proofreaders and support staff, the Gray Lady proceeded to fetishize conflict by using the words "rift" or "riven" in the headline or lead paragraph, actually the lead clause, in four of the stories on today's front page.