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Hernandez on trial for 2013 shooting death of Odin Lloyd

Emotional testimony continues after juror cut from Hernandez jury


Retro News Wednesday Just For You

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

1. The Ferry: A Civil Rights Story

2. Jack Kevorkian Dies, Leaves Controversial Legacy, No Successor

3. 1950s American cars aren’t collector’s items in Cuba

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4. The mystery of Crooked Cottage: Home abandoned over ten years ago is still filled with food and belongings of long-gone residents 

Known as the Crooked Cottage, this rural Hertfordshire home is believed to have been untouched since its owners, said to be a married couple, departed

5. Original Rolling Stones to rock Old Capitol

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6. The Truman Doctrine, 1947

President Harry Truman

7. What Women Used to Wear to Play Sports

As these vintage photos show, turn-of-the-century sportswear was much different than today’s performance gear.

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8. Bing Crosby Sang Me a Lullaby

A chance encounter on a train led to an unforgettable photo.

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9. Hey, Mom Used To Make That

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10. Flashback Music Memories


Retro News Wednesday Just For You

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

1. From Gitmo to an American Supermax, the Horrors of Solitary Confinement

2. Ancient ‘lost city’ home to a vanished civilisation found deep in jungles of Honduras

Expedition of archaeologists accompanied by ex-SAS survival experts makes stunning discovery of fabled “White City” where locals may have once worshipped a monkey god

The ruins of an ancient civilisation who were neighbours to the Maya

3. American Architecture & Business News

4. American life in 1914: How we lived a century ago – Why America Is Not Normal

Majestic Vaudeville billboard, 1914,  in Houston at the corner of Main and Texas.   Photo: File Photo / Handout

5. ISIL video shows destruction of Mosul artefacts

Five-minute clip shows group of men using hammers and drills to smash several large statues in Iraqi museum.

6. Pharaoh of “Lost Dynasty” Died Brutal Death, Forensic Study Reveals

Forgotten pharaoh may have been earliest Egyptian ruler to die in battle.

7. Nihiwatu – On the edge of wildness | The story.

8. The Story of Mathematics

Ancient Greek Herodianic numerals

9. Darth Vader, Renaissance Man? How ‘Star Wars’ Could Have Looked Centuries Ago

Darth Vader, a major character from 'Star Wars', imagined as a Renaissance gentleman. Credit: Sacha Goldberger

10. Pictures: New Pyramid Found With Vivid Murals, Stacked Tombs


Retro News Wednesday Just For You

Wednesday, March 04, 2015

1) Historic Bath:

Edna Ferber and the James Adams Floating Theatre

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2) 6 Gross Foods from a 50’s Cookbook (That We Taste Tested)

3) Heavier guard for negroes

4) Last British troops withdraw from Egypt

An orderly operation completed

5) 77 deaths at Le Mans

6) [Article] Basketball and the Bull Market

7) Music: What are the saddest songs?

8) Books: Saltwater Spirituals and Deeper Blues, an Electronic Edition

9) Food: “It’s Just a Jar of Peaches”

On Thanksgiving Eve, as we were getting ready for bed, there was a knock on our door.

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10) Vintage Circus Photos of Life Under the Big Tent

Take a special look at the public and private life of circus people in the beginning of the 20th century.

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Reports: America’s Next Top Model contestant among dead in triple homicide

Model Mirjana Puhar attends America’s Next Top Model Cycle 21 premiere party presented by NYLON and LINE at SupperClub Los Angeles on August 20, 2014 in Los Angeles, California


Retro News Wednesday Just For You

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

1) Sequins, retro elegance, Cinderella jostle for attention at second day of London Fashion Week

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2) Chicago’s Paradise of Retro Toys

3) Alum was victim of Waltham triple homicide

4) Brookline Clinic Shootings: December 30, 1994

Planned Parenthood buffer zone in Vermont. Photo: Adam Fagen

5) The endurance of Camelia Sadat

6) The Man in the Rockefeller Suit

7) Women and the Warsaw Ghetto: A Moment to Decide Marjorie Wall Bingham

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8) Respectful Insolence

9) Patriots & Traitors: What Can We Learn from the Lessons of History?

Benedict Arnold and Peggy Shippen

10) American Airlines Flight 11 Manifest


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Retro News Wednesday Just For You

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

1) Think Retro: The Macintosh Portable is about as portable as a sack of potatoes

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2) Latest Retro Games News

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3) Hopes ride high for classic car boom in Havana

4) Reagan Assassination Attempt – NBC News, Special Report

5) 3-Year-Old Remembers Past Life & Identifies His Murderer

6) Evidence of Reincarnation

7) Time Traveling Celebrities / Immortals / Reincarnation

8) 10 Real incidents that proves time travelers exist

9) Books, Magazines and Newspaper Ads of the 1960s

A country bookseller arrives amidst the metropolitan madness. (1964)

10) 25 Vintage Newspaper Ads That Show The Evolution of the Advertising Industry