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    The Lad’s Day of the Dog

    In the late 19th century, an agriculturalist named William Langton was experimenting with a new strain of wheat that was resistant to European diseases.Langton patented it as the “Gardener’s Day Wheat.”That was the first commercially viable strain of grain that had not been developed by…

    How to spot a Crook Nation

    Oklahoma is an open book when it comes to how people treat the crook nation.The country has the highest unemployment rate in the nation, with more than 14 million people jobless.The Crook National Monument, where the American flag is flown, is one of the most…

    Kenyatta: I’m in a war with terrorists

    Kenyans should not fear the country’s security forces, the president said Friday.The president made the comments in a statement released Friday, after a series of attacks by al-Qaida militants killed at least 10 people in Kenya.Kenyathas leaders had previously expressed concern about security, saying they…