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Loud and Proud

WILLIAM HAYES | STAFF WRITER For most Americans, Jan. 20, Inauguration Day, was a massive and special event, but this was certainly the case for APSU alumnus Sam Barlow, who is currently a Gunnery Sergeant in the United States Marine Corps, serving as a trombonist in the Marine band, “The ...

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Donald J. Trump is the 45th President of the U.S.

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pledging to empower America’s “forgotten men and women,” Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States Friday, taking command of a deeply divided nation and ushering in an unpredictable era in Washington. His victory gives Republicans control of the White House for ...

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Timeline of inauguration events Friday

Timeline of Friday’s events as Donald Trump is inaugurated president of the United States: BEFORE THE CEREMONY — 7:30 a.m.: Donald and Melania Trump attend service at St. John’s Church — 8:40 a.m.: President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama welcome the Trumps to the White House — 8:45 ...

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I’ve got 99 problems, but my pitch ain’t one

»Ronniesia Reed –rreed24@my.apsu.edu Recently, pop singer Beyoncé Knowles-Carter sang the national anthem at the presidential inauguration. Not long after, the internet began to buzz about her lip-syncing the anthem. The idea of a Grammy award- winning artist lip -syncing the national anthem during the inauguration is disrespectful to some, and ...

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