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Lincoln Tank Memorial in Lincoln, England

The introduction of tanks to the military changed the nature of land warfare, initially by ending the stalemate of trench warfare during the First World War. The first tank was designed in 1915 in Lincoln, England, and was originally...Show More Summary

Artists Protest Lincoln Center Play Backed by Israel

2 weeks agoNews : NYTimes: News

More than 60 artists, including the Pulitzer winner Annie Baker and the actress Greta Gerwig, asked that the play “To the End of the Land” be canceled.

REASON RETURNS TO THE LAND OF LINCOLN: Illinois Legislature Passes Asset Forfeiture Reform. The v…

REASON RETURNS TO THE LAND OF LINCOLN: Illinois Legislature Passes Asset Forfeiture Reform. The vote came on the heels of an investigative report from Reason earlier this month showing lower-income neighborhoods of Chicago were hit hardest by asset forfeiture. Reason’s report, analyzing more than 23,000 property seizures over the last five years, was cited by […]

Uncommon Knowledge: Governor Bruce Rauner and the Budget Crisis in the Land of Lincoln

The 42nd governor of Illinois, Bruce Rauner, is my guest on Uncommon Knowledge to discuss Illinois’s budget crisis. With the end-of-the-fiscal-year deadline (June 30) looming ever closer, Governor Rauner and Illinois House majority Democrats...Show More Summary

Adam Schenk wins 4-man playoff on Tour

3 weeks agoSports / Golf : USAToday: Golf

Adam Schenk won the Tour's Lincoln Land Charity Championship with a birdie on the second hole of a playoff with Eric Axley, William Kropp and Kyle Thompson        

Oscar-Winning Actor Daniel Day-Lewis Is Retiring

After winning three Oscars for his performances in My Left Foot in 1989, There Will Be Blood in 2007 and Lincoln in 2012, not to mention landing nominations for Gangs Of New York in 2002 and In the Name Of The Father in 1993, acclaimed...Show More Summary

BLUE STATES IN CRISIS: The Illinois Meltdown: Years of cascading fiscal crisis and insoluble pol…

BLUE STATES IN CRISIS: The Illinois Meltdown: Years of cascading fiscal crisis and insoluble political gridlock have driven the Land of Lincoln to the edge of the abyss.... The collapse of governance in America’s fifth-largest state is on a different scale from the problems (and there are many) in other indebted state […]

Mountain lion depredation of calf confirmed near Hay Springs

2 months agoHobbies / Hunting : Hunting Life

LINCOLN, Neb. – Nebraska Game and Parks Commission officials have confirmed that a male mountain lion killed a calf near Hay Springs in Sheridan County. The owner of the land where the calf was killed contacted Game and Parks officials on May 30 after finding the carcass. Show More Summary

Ball out in the 2018 Lincoln Navigator video - Roadshow

3 months agoVehicles / Cars : Car Tech

No longer a reskinned Expedition, the new Navi is a properly luxurious land barge with loads of tech.

Illinois football schedule: Battle for Illibuck returns in an otherwise manageable schedule

Illinois football has its traditional rivalry games. The Land of Lincoln Trophy against neighbors to the north Northwestern. The Purdue Cannon against Purdue and their new head coach Jeff Brohm. This upcoming season the battle for the infamous “Illibuck” Trophy returns to the college gridiron. Show More Summary

'Prison Break': The Top 25 Characters, Ranked

Where do Michael Scofield, Lincoln Burrows and the rest of the Fox River Eight land in our rankings? read more

20 Better Ways To Spend Your Time Than Watching The 20 Second Long New 'Love Actually 2' Trailer

4 months agoFilm / Film Reviews : Pajiba

Columns of fire shoot to the sky and hordes of locusts sweep across the lands because Andrew Lincoln once again stands outside a door with his hand-written signs of terror. WHY?! Haven't we suffered enough?! That Love Actually mini-sequel is...

Illinois Bill Would Make Taxpayers Fund Abortions Through All 9 Months of Pregnancy

Illinois is trying to pass legislation, House Bill 40, to keep abortion on demand up to birth legal and establish the Land of Lincoln as a “safe haven” for women seeking abortions. The bill, scheduled to be debated in a state House committee meeting Wednesday, also would force taxpayers to fund abortions in the state, […]

See NYC Dance Icons And More At 45th Dance on Camera Festival

Sure, La La Land may be an Oscar favorite with its charmingly unprofessional dancing, but if you were wanting something more, head to the Film Society of Lincoln Center and Dance Films Association's latest Dance on Camera Festival. [ more › ]

Watch: Own goal puts Lincoln in dream land, plus more of the day's goals

Fikayo Tomori steers it past his own keeper as non-league Lincoln City go 2-1 up against Championship leaders Brighton en route to a superb 3-1 victory.

World's Tallest Lincoln Statue in Ashmore, Illinois

In the "Land of Lincoln" stands one of the world's tallest Lincoln statues. He stands at an impressive 72 feet tall, towering over nearby trees and buildings. While Abraham Lincoln was a tall, thin man in life, this representation of...Show More Summary

Research aims to support farmers to bring back saltwater-damaged land after coastal flooding

Researchers from the University of Lincoln are embarking on a major new study to work out the true economic cost of coastal flooding and how farmland damaged by saltwater can best be brought back into use to support Lincolnshire's agricultural industry.

Amazon Has Your Entire Childhood Toy Chest on Sale

Just in time for a nostalgia-filled holiday season, Amazon is marking down games and toys of your childhood yore. Choose from board games like Sorry!, Chutes and Ladders, and Candy Land or go crazy and get Spirographs and Lincoln Logs. It’s basically the ultimate sale for the children (ages 3 & up) inside us all. Read more...

Thanksgiving links

Time to invite the neighbors to dinner, kill them, and take their land.  ’A Day of Thanksgiving and Praise’: Remembering President Lincoln’s 1863 Thanksgiving proclamation. The traditional  Benjamin Franklin’s account of the First Thanksgiving. How...Show More Summary

100 Creatives: Cori Mizrahi, the Costumer Outfitting Miami's A-List

Those who know Miami-based costumer Cori Mizrahi won’t be surprised to learn she landed her first gig out of college while perusing the racks on Lincoln Road. The extroverted Tulane graduate was trading style tips with a fellow shopper when the gentleman offered her a job as his assistant.

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