Monthly Archives: October 2018

Newsworthy – Oct 26th, 2018

World’s largest sea crossing bridge completed, new credit score system to be rolled out in 2019, federal government to attempt to lower costs of Medicare drugs, and human ashes at the Happiest Place on Earth.

Here are the top newsworthy items from this past week as shared on our Facebook page.

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Newsworthy – Oct 19th, 2018

A pill that could help end the AIDS epidemic, Canada legalizes marijuana, homelessness in New York City public schools, and the largest U.S. government budget deficit in six years.

Here are the top newsworthy items from this past week as shared on our Facebook page.

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Experience: The Tragedy of Operation Tiger

While reading the book “1944” by Jay Wink, I came across the details of Operation Tiger, a large scale rehearsal for the D-Day invasion of Utah Beach in Normandy held in 1944.

I was surprised that this was an event not covered during my school years, or by any of the countless World War 2 documentaries I have seen. My surprise turned into shock as I learned of the tragedy that unfolded, and the magnitude of the impact it had on the D-Day invasion.

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