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Newt Gingrich Fast Facts

Newt Gingrich Fast Facts

(CNN) – Here’s a look at the life of former House speaker and presidential candidate Newt Gingrich.Personal:Birth date: June 17, 1943 Birth place: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania Birth name: Newto

Father’s Day Fast Facts

Father’s Day Fast Facts

(CNN) – Here is a look at Father’s Day, celebrated the third Sunday in June.Facts:June 16, 2019 – Father’s DayAccording to Hallmark, Father’s Day is the fourth-largest card-sending occasion wi

US Open Golf Tournament Fast Facts

US Open Golf Tournament Fast Facts

(CNN) – Here’s a look at the US Open Golf Tournament. June 13-16, 2019 – The 119th US Open is scheduled to take place at Pebble Beach Golf Links in California.June 11-17, 2018 – Brooks Koepka o

Juneteenth: By the Numbers

Juneteenth: By the Numbers

(CNN) – Juneteenth is the oldest known US celebration of the end of slavery. African-Americans and others mark the anniversary much like the Fourth of July, with parties, picnics and gatherings with

Nine immigrants who helped make America great

Nine immigrants who helped make America great

(CNN) – America is a nation of immigrants. While immigration remains a topic of debate, it cannot be denied that the country we enjoy today, featuring world-class innovation, creativity and opport

One dead after flooding in Wisconsin and Michigan

One dead after flooding in Wisconsin and Michigan

(CNN) – Devastating floods ravaged Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and parts of the Midwest this weekend, with one death reported in northern Wisconsin. It was not only heavy rains of 6 to 8 inches and