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15 historical events that defined the baby boomer generation

The baby boomer generation has experienced some of the most important events in American history. Politically, the Cuban Missile Crisis, the civil rights movement, and the Vietnam War all affected baby boomers. Woodstock, Beatlemania, and the moon landing also defined the generation. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Throughout history, […]
15 historical events that defined the baby boomer generation
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Trump is hiding from the country while it’s on fire

President Donald Trump has been absent as a leader amid a national crisis, refusing to directly address the country as major cities are consumed by unrest over the death of George Floyd. Trump hid in a White House bunker amid protests over the weekend, and the lights at the presidential […]
Trump is hiding from the country while it’s on fire
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John F. Kennedy’s former Washington, DC, home just sold for $4.2 million. Look inside the 220-year-old brick house with a private rooftop terrace.

A Washington, DC home where President John F. Kennedy once lived just sold to an unknown buyer for $US4.2 million, Lyllah Ledesma reported for Mansion Global. The three-bedroom Federal-style brick home in the historic and affluent Georgetown neighbourhood hit the market in February with an asking price of $US4.65 million. […]
John F. Kennedy’s former Washington, DC, home just sold for $4.2 million. Look inside the 220-year-old brick house with a private rooftop terrace.
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How the Kennedy assassination totally transformed presidential cars, from an open-top Lincoln Continental to the heavily-armoured ‘Beast’ used by Trump and Obama

President Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas in November 1963 while riding in an open-topped Lincoln Continental. In the decades since Kennedy’s assassination, the president’s car has been totally redesigned, prioritising security. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. It is a picture of one of the darkest moments in American […]
How the Kennedy assassination totally transformed presidential cars, from an open-top Lincoln Continental to the heavily-armoured ‘Beast’ used by Trump and Obama
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15 of the richest US presidential candidates in history

Donald Trump may be the richest president in America’s history, but Michael Bloomberg, a former 2020 Democratic nominee contender, is worth 17 times more per Forbes estimates. Campaigning to be US president is an expensive business, and the challenge has drawn candidates with vast fortunes. US presidential contenders derived their […]
15 of the richest US presidential candidates in history
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The winning slogan from every US presidential campaign since 1948

Political slogans have a long history in the US, dating back at least to the 1840 election campaign for President William Henry Harrison. With the advent of mass communications after World War II, slogans became a vital way of distinguishing candidates jostling for attention on the airwaves. Here, Business Insider […]
The winning slogan from every US presidential campaign since 1948
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9 of the most iconic political power couples in history

Months ahead of November’s US midterm elections, 2018 is set to be a landmark year for women in politics as a record number of female candidates are running, and winning, in offices across the US government. Women have had a long history making their mark in the political spotlight, with […]
9 of the most iconic political power couples in history