Newsflash: History and Headlines Congratulates Queen Elizabeth II on Becoming Britain’s Longest-Reigning Monarch (63 years and seven months)!

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A Brief History On September 9, 2015, a new record was broken!  On this historic date, Queen Elizabeth II (r. 1952-present) became Britain’s longest-reigning monarch.  She has now reigned for 63 years and seven months, surpassing the record set by her great-great grandmother, Queen Victoria (r. 1837-1901). Digging Deeper Queen Elizabeth II (born 1926) became...
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Newsflash! Novelty Songwriter Rolf Harris Guilty of Indecent Assault Charges Going Back to 1969!

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This Just In! In February 2015, news broke that singer-songwriter and comedian Rolf Harris would be stripped of his Order of Australia honors amidst revelations that he is still under investigation for alleged sexual offenses.  He has also had his two honorary doctorates rescinded, and he has been removed from the Australian Recording Industry Association...
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Newsflash Update! Bigfoot Knocked Out!?

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This Just In! Yesterday, we reminded our readers about mixed-martial artist Bigfoot Silva’s heavyweight main event versus former Ultimate Fighting heavyweight champion Frank Mir.  Well, the results are in, and Mir has emerged triumphant! On one hand, Mir’s victory essentially saved his career.  Mir went into the bout on a four-fight losing streak, the longest...
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