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Pope, after historic talk to Congress, visits NYC

...don't believe or who cannot pray, I ask that you send good wishes my way," he said, to tumultuous applause."God bless America!" he concluded, as he had in the House chamber.After leaving the Capitol, the pope brought encouragement to...
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Kentucky clerk who fought gay marriage is released from jail

...the jailhouse lawn for a previously scheduled rally swelled to thousands. They broke into "Amazing Grace" and "God Bless America" and waved signs, flags and crosses.Cries of thanks to Jesus echoed through the crowd as Davis emerged next to...
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Parnell to veterans: 'We remember you'

...event. Soloist Kathleen Wayne, accompanied by J. Allan McKinnon on piano, sang "The Star Spangled Banner" and "God Bless America." Among those who gave a speech was Tim Armstrong on behalf of the Veterans Affairs Secretary. Two people were recognized...
Congress protests pledge ruling sing the first line of "God Bless America." Both houses of Congress...from public arenas, outlaw 'God Bless America' too?" Other lawmakers...settings," Fernandez wrote. " 'God Bless America' and 'America the Beautiful...
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San Francisco judges forbidding our Pledge of Allegiance? They will take the phrase "under God" away from me when my cold, dead lips can no longer utter those words. God bless America. Sarah Palin Mayor, City of Wasilla President, Alaska Conference of Mayors
My Turn: Won't come home until Bush is out of office

...ignorance of world geography and history showed up like our bigoted uncle at a family reunion; zeal filled our "God Bless America" emblazoned shopping bags as we stuffed needless plastic items into them, equating capitalism with patriotism...
Outraged about anti-semetic graffiti

...When we stay quiet, we are also committing a crime. So, let us unite as we have always done in solving problems. God bless America and the Jewish community. Shalom. Alfredo Velazquez Juneau
Juneau comes together to remember victims of terror

...muffled and the low whir of the ventilation could be heard, as in an empty room. The silence melted into singing "God Bless America" and some people held up small flags. Ten baskets passed to collect donations filled quickly with bills and coins...
My Turn: A comforting and inspiring transformation

...spoke first, someone from the Bahai and Jewish faiths, the lieutenant governor, a Coast Guard chaplain. We sang "God Bless America" with a true conviction. A couple more people offered prayers. One of those people suggested that what we could...
Worthy ambassadors

...Humility is not worn well by Americans. Should we continue to broadly display the American flag, loudly sing "God Bless America?" Absolutely. Should we continue shouting, "USA Number One! Number One!"? No. Let's start lowering fists...


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