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History Channel’s Ulysses S. Grant Series Highlights Legacy of the General Who Won the Civil War

Leonardo DiCaprio has teamed with History Channel for a three-night miniseries meant to restore and highlight the legacy of Ulysses S. Grant, one of America's greatest generals, presidents, and the man who won the Civil War.

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10:39am PDT - May 25th, 2020

New series chronicles the life of Ulysses S. Grant

Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Ron Chernow and Fmr. CIA Director Gen. David Petraeus join Morning Joe to discuss the new six-hour miniseries 'Grant,' on President Ulyssess S. Grant.

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7:08am PDT - May 25th, 2020

In race for coronavirus vaccine, will Operation Warp Speed focus the work or politicize it?

Operation Warp Speed is tasked with the goal of a COVID-19 vaccine by January. Despite billions invested, how it functions remains opaque, experts say

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4:00am PDT - May 24th, 2020

Trump refused to unveil Obama's White House portrait after the former president criticized his handling of the COVID-19 outbreak. Here are 8 other famous presidential feuds in history.

  • Earlier this week, President Donald Trump reportedly refused to host a White House ceremony to unveil former President Barack Obama's official portrait. 
  • Trump and Obama have traded barbs in recent weeks, particularly over Trump's handling o…

    ulysses s. grant - Business Insider
    3:03am PDT - May 24th, 2020

A look back at White House portrait unveilings -- a tradition that may be on its way out

The news on Tuesday that President Donald Trump's White House may not be hosting a ceremonial unveiling of former President Barack Obama's official White House portrait raised concern that what has for decades been one of the most lighthearted interactions be…

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4:06pm PDT - May 20th, 2020

Which president would you pick to fight coronavirus? Many historians give FDR the nod

Roosevelt's polio battle and creative problem-solving made him an empathetic leader. His approach is needed now amid coronavirus, historians say.

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2:16pm PDT - May 20th, 2020

Goodbye handshake: How do we replace the ancient greeting ritual if coronavirus keeps us from touching?

With COVID-19 making touch a potentially lethal act, handshaking is risky. How do we replace a greeting so key to connecting in business and life?

ulysses s. grant - USA Today
12:01am PDT - May 14th, 2020

Soaring joblessness could shake U.S. economy, politics for years - The Washington Post

  1. Soaring joblessness could shake U.S. economy, politics for years  The Washington Post
  2. U.S. unemployment hits highest level since Great Depression  CBS News
  3. Record 20.5 million American jobs lost in April. Unemployment rate soars to…

    ulysses s. grant - The Washington Post
    5:21pm PDT - May 8th, 2020

Let’s Finally Get Rid of Party Conventions

With nothing to deliberate, and possibly no safe place to gather, both parties should consider bagging the whole empty ritual at last.

ulysses s. grant - New York Magazine
12:00pm PDT - May 4th, 2020

3 crisis-leadership lessons from Abraham Lincoln

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  • President Abraham Lincoln took office in 1861 with the United States already in the process of dissolution.
  • In that bewildering context, Lincoln had to simultaneously inspire, delegate and establish clear lines of authority for thos…

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    6:51am PDT - April 30th, 2020

Today in History for April 27th

Highlights of this day in history: President and Civil War general Ulysses S. Grant born; Explorer Ferdinand Magellan killed; U.S. Marines attack North Africa during the First Barbary War; Ailing baseball star Babe Ruth honored. (April 27)

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7:45pm PDT - April 26th, 2020