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  1. This is what Lincoln had in his pocket when he was assassinatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Silicon Alley Insider

    It will be 150 years since President Abraham Lincoln was assassinated at Ford's Theatre in Washington, D.C. on April 14, 1865. Lincoln was attending the play "Our American Cousin" in a much-needed attempt to calm his nerves after the stresses of the Civil War.

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  2. This might be the death blow for an imploding collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring speaks at a press conference following the state's decision to overturn its gay marriage ban after the Bostic v Rainey court case on February 14, 2014 in Richmond, Virginia. A lawsuit to keep the imploding Sweet Briar College open may have been dealt a massive blow, days before a judge is set to hear the case.

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  3. Days before the Confederacy surrendered 150 years ago, here's how...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Silicon Alley Insider

    After more than four years of exceedingly brutal warfare, Confederate General Robert E. Lee surrendered to Union troops 150 years ago today. After retreating from the Confederate capital of Richmond, Virginia on April 2nd, 1865, Lee cut west in an attempt to join with the North Carolina Confederate.

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  4. '60 Minutes' airs brutal report detailing massive problems at Lumber...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    The report said that Lumber Liquidators is selling laminate flooring made in China with levels of formaldehyde higher than currently allowed under California law. Formaldehyde is a known carcinogen that "60 Minutes" says can cause myeloid leukemia and nasopharyngeal cancer at high levels, and respiratory issues as well as eye nose and throat irritation at low levels.

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  5. The US Navy Has An Awesome Collection Of Historical ArtifactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Satellite Tracking Station circa 1950's has a model of the Earth and a Morse code key. The toy is part of the Treasure Island Museum Collection which is part of the Navy"s historical collection.

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