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Originally published on Fri June 22, 2012 6:17 am
One question left unanswered by President Obama's announcement last week that he would stop deportations of some young illegal immigrants was what the policy change will mean for students.
Originally published on Tue October 16, 2012 3:38 pm
Originally published on Fri June 22, 2012 7:40 am
This weekend, gay pride celebrations will mark the first year since the repeal of "don't ask, don't tell," the law that banned gays from serving openly in the U.S. military.
Denny Meyer, 65, is a veteran who served in the Navy during the Vietnam War. During a recent visit to StoryCorps, he remembered what it was like to be both gay and a sailor in the late 1960s.
"In those days, we served in silence. And not one day passed when you didn't worry that you were going to be found out," he says.
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According to the royal website, the applicant who's chosen will have dominion over the royal residences — including Buckingham Palace and Windsor Castle, overseeing a staff of 60. The position is described as "challenging and exciting."