Stephen Douglas

Type: Person
Name: Stephen Douglas
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

James Buchanan: Why is he considered America’s worst president?

April 23 marks the birthday of James Buchanan, the man regarded by many historians as one of the worst—if not the worst—presidents of all time. So what did Buchanan do to earn the disrespect of so many people?Today, most people know Buchanan for three ... [Published Yahoo! News - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Blue Rubicon boosts media team

Blue Rubicon has hired Sky News correspondent Stephen Douglas to join its media training and comms coaching team.Stephen, who worked as a television reporter for a decade, will provide specialist support to the agency’s clients in the UK and around the ... [Published GorkanaPR - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Charleston man receives award for community work

CHARLESTON -- It started because Bill Lair didn't want to be known as just "the newspaper guy."Now retired for three years after his long service as managing editor of the Times-Courier and Journal Gazette, Lair has kept up some of the efforts that grew ... [Published Herald & Review - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

GOP Senate Candidate Looks to Resurrect Lincoln-Douglas Debates

Tom Cotton, the Republican senatorial nominee in Arkansas, is looking to resurrect the Lincoln-Douglas debates. He challenging incumbent Democrat Mark Pryor to five unmoderated contests reminiscent of the 1858 debates between Illinois Senate candidates ... [Published National Review - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Douglas had big impact on slavery pre-Civil War

April 23 marks the 201st birthday of Stephen A. Douglas, most famous for his debates with Abraham Lincoln in 1858 but more significant historically for the broader role he played in American politics during the 1850s, one of the most portentous decades ... [Published HighBeam Research - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Homicide Report: Sentencings in seven homicide cases; updates on six

Following are seven reports on people who were sentenced for killings. Click on the victims’ names for more information.Gregory Douglas Miner: Sentenced in 2007 for the 2001 stabbing deaths of William and Betha Lasky in West Hills.Leonel Roberto Moncada: ... [Published Los Angeles Times - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Stephen Douglas Fesperman

, in Adams Funeral Home, Nixa. Burial will follow in Brookline Cemetery. Visitation: 2 - 4 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home. ... [Published Christian County Headliner News - Apr 11 2014]
Entities: Stephen Douglas
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 2 reports

Quinn budget scenario threatens historic sites

SPRINGFIELD -- Just a year away from a nationwide observance of the 150th anniversary of the death of Abraham Lincoln, the home state of the nation's 16th president is mulling the closure of nearly 18 percent of its historic sites.As part of Gov. Pat ... [Published Southern Illinoisan - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 2 reports

Man gets 25 years in toddler's beating death

- latimes.com Man gets 25 years in toddler's beating deathBy Robert J. Lopez10:59 PM PDT, April 9, 2014A 24-year-old man was sentenced to 25 years to life in state prison for killing his girlfriend's 16-month-old son.Stephen Douglas Hoffman struck the ... [Published Los Angeles Times - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 2 reports

Man Sentenced in Beating Death of 16-Month-Old Boy

A 24-year-old man was sentenced to 25 years to life in state prison Wednesday in the beating death of his girlfriend’s 16-month-old son.File photo (Credit: )Stephen Douglas Hoffman was convicted in February of second-degree murder and assault on a child ... [Published KTLA - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Nebraska becomes a state -- 1967

, 147 years ago, Nebraska became the 37th state in the Union. Becoming of a new state was the culmination of a number of initiatives, most very controversial, stemming back to the Missouri Compromise in 1820.That Compromise, allowing statehood to Missouri, ... [Published McCook Gazette - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 2 reports

“Rights” of Obamacare

( )Abraham Lincoln’s argument with Stephen Douglas also came down to a disagreement over the Declaration of Independence. Lincoln articulated this disagreement with special gusto in his critique of Douglas on July 10, 1858.According to Douglas, the teaching ... [Published Power Line - Mar 31 2014]

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James Buchanan: Why is he considered America’s ... [Published Yahoo! News - Apr 23 2014]
Blue Rubicon boosts media team [Published GorkanaPR - Apr 23 2014]
Charleston man receives award for community work [Published Herald & Review - Apr 21 2014]
6 Must-See NBA Playoff Series, First Round Edition [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Apr 15 2014]
GOP Senate Candidate Looks to Resurrect Lincoln... [Published National Review - Apr 14 2014]
Douglas had big impact on slavery pre-Civil War [Published HighBeam Research - Apr 13 2014]
He had a nice way with words (whatever it was h... [Published Sumter Item - Apr 13 2014]
Homicide Report: Sentencings in seven homicide ... [Published Los Angeles Times - Apr 12 2014]
Lafayette crime blotter for April 12, 2014 [Published The Advocate - Apr 12 2014]
Douglas expected to lift Cuts title hopes [Published Royal Gazette - Apr 11 2014]
Copperhead: A worthy effort featuring local talent [Published Bigfork Eagle - Apr 11 2014]
Stephen Douglas Fesperman [Published Christian County Headliner News - Apr 11 2014]
Homicide Report: Family speaks of loss of 1-yea... [Published Los Angeles Times - Apr 10 2014]
Quinn budget scenario threatens historic sites [Published Southern Illinoisan - Apr 10 2014]
Man gets 25 years in toddler's beating death [Published Los Angeles Times - Apr 10 2014]
Man Sentenced in Beating Death of 16-Month-Old Boy [Published KTLA - Apr 10 2014]
Area Man Sentenced for Murder of Girlfriend's 1... [Published Diamond Bar Patch - Apr 09 2014]
Man gets 25 years to life for killing girlfrien... [Published Los Angeles Times - Apr 09 2014]
Quinn budget threatens historic sites [Published Herald & Review - Apr 09 2014]
J.F. "Jack" Douglas, Jr. [Published Starkville Daily News - Apr 09 2014]
Police Reports [Published Daily Mountain Eagle - Apr 08 2014]
Nebraska becomes a state -- 1967 [Published McCook Gazette - Apr 07 2014]
Report: Man strikes girlfriend with gun [Published Daily Sentinel - Apr 07 2014]
Real estate transactions April 7, 2014 [Published Bradenton Herald - Apr 07 2014]
Hawai'i Pacific University Presents HERITAGE, N... [Published Broadway World - Apr 04 2014]
Insider Selling: Sprouts Farmers Market CMO Sel... [Published American Banking News - Forex - Apr 02 2014]
15 things you can’t believe are true about Amer... [Published Washington Post - Apr 01 2014]
“Rights” of Obamacare [Published Power Line - Mar 31 2014]
“Rights” of Obamacare [Published Power Line - Mar 31 2014]
Reservoirs as unique as the towns they serve [Published News Gazette - Mar 30 2014]
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6 Must-See NBA Playoff Series, First Round Edition [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Apr 15 2014]
Source: RMTip21 / Flickr Finally. After grinding through the brutal regular season, during which even the truest fan is tested in the dog days of late March and early April, the NBA Playoffs start April 19. Finally. In the words of Chris Webber, ...
“Rights” of Obamacare [Published Power Line - Mar 31 2014]
(Scott Johnson) Abraham Lincoln’s argument with Stephen Douglas also came down to a disagreement over the Declaration of Independence. Lincoln articulated this disagreement with special gusto in his critique of Douglas on July 10, 1858. According ...
Review: ‘Lincoln’s Boys’ Defend Honest Abe’s Le... [Published Breitbart Feed - Mar 10 2014]
The old adage that “winners write history” is mostly untrue; historians write history. The way future generations view the past often comes through the myriad of complex and biased accounts of those who bothered to record it. In Lincoln’s Boys: John ...
On Electoral Reform in the U.S.: Instant Runoff... [Published Lawyers, Guns & Money - Mar 10 2014]
There’s an interesting discussion going on in comments here about electoral reform measures. I certainly support instant runoff voting or a similar procedure that would prevent irrational results in multy-party races. This isn’t usually a major problem ...
The Clegg-Farage Euro debate – the real reasons... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Feb 23 2014]
The Lib Dem leader is gambling that the upcoming clash of heads with Ukip will lift his party's poll performance Roll up! Roll up! Book your seats for the great European prizefight. In the yellow corner, Nick "Buster" Clegg. In the purple corner, Nigel ...
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