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On This Day in History: 1931: “The Star-Spangled Banner” becomes official

President Herbert Hoover signs a congressional act making “The Star-Spangled Banner” the official national anthem of the United States. On September 14, 1814, Francis Scott Key composed the lyrics to “The Star-Spangled Banner” after witnessing the massive overnight British bombardment … Continue reading

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McDonald’s to start all-day breakfast nationally on Oct. 6

Re posted from http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/2015/09/01/mcdonalds-start-all-day-breakfast-nationally-oct-6/71529320/   Sep. 2, 2015 — McDonald’s will roll out an all-day breakfast menu on Oct. 6, meeting long-standing requests from customers as part of Chief Executive Officer Steve Easterbrook’s turnaround plan. Bloomberg’s Betty Liu and Mark … Continue reading

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BBC Radio on your iPhone

Do you like to listen to the BBC on the radio? Not in the UK, or close to a radio? Got an iPhone? Then you need a FREE iPhone app called “The Radio” I have been listening to BBC Radio … Continue reading

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