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Photo: The music went missing

On this day in 1944, legendary bandleader Glenn Miller disappeared while flying over the English Channel en route to France for a performance for American troops. No trace of the plane, the crew or Miller has ever been found, and his official military status remains Missing in Action.

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    Reunited after the explosions
    An unidentified Boston Marathon runner, center, is reunited with loved ones near Copley Square.
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    Obama boards the Rosa Parks bus
    President Barack Obama sits on the famed Rosa Parks bus at the Henry Ford Museum.
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    Puppet theater
    After disappointing results in the Mississippi and Alabama primaries this week, former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich vowed that his campaign would continue.


  • starjerk

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  • Carlos J. Negron

    The 12-1710 segment “how to get American moving again”
    was very good.
    The Roger Hodge comment re: Fair Elections Now are deserving of further
    amplification regarding the benefits of true public financing for all congressional campaigns.