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2011-08-15 15:18:49

The collapse of the US UK special relationship in August 1973 is the focus of the latest BBC Radio 4 program ‘Document’, featuring University of Warwick Professor of International Security Richard J. Aldrich.

2011-07-20 17:28:00

HOUSTON, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Dolphin Energy Company (OTCQB: BDCO) ("Blue Dolphin" or the "Company") announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Nixon Crude Processing Facility (the "Nixon Facility") from a privately-held company in an all stock transaction. The 56-acre Nixon Facility, located on the border between Gonzales and Wilson Counties in Nixon, Texas, sits in the heart of the oil trend of the Eagle Ford Shale play and within a dozen miles of...

2011-07-18 12:55:00

YORBA LINDA, Calif., July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum, one of thirteen presidential libraries operated by the National Archives and Records Administration, will open to the public over 500,000 pages of textual materials, one hour of Dictabelt recordings, and an online exhibit focusing on the December 1972 bombing of North Vietnam.

2011-07-05 15:22:00

U.S./Chinese Table Tennis Exhibition Will Feature Champions From Original '71 and '72 Matches YORBA LINDA, Calif., July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Richard Nixon's historic journey to China in 1972 - "the week that changed the world" - may have begun with ping pong.

2011-06-16 09:24:00

WASHINGTON, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Archivist of the United States David S. Ferriero accepted the final report of the National Archives Forensic Document Examination Team which tested two pages of handwritten notes of H. R. "Bob" Haldeman, a chief of staff to President Richard M.

2011-05-10 11:28:00

Celebrated director Peter Sellars makes his Met debut staging "perhaps the greatest American opera of the last quarter-century" (Associated Press) NEW YORK, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Metropolitan Opera's premiere production of John Adams' Nixon in China, conducted by the composer and staged by internationally acclaimed director Peter Sellars, will air in primetime on THIRTEEN's Great Performances at the Met Wednesday, June 1 at 9 p.m.


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