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Visit Springfield, MO

Visit Springfield, MO

Sampling local beer, wine, and spirits is fun and rewarding in the Missouri Ozarks thanks to a program developed by the Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau. The Ozarks Tap and Pour Craft Beverage Tour provides opportunities for patrons to check in digitally at participating breweries, wineries, and distilleries. Once participants have checked in at a …

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Visit Springfield, IL

Visit Springfield, IL

If Illinois is the “Land of Lincoln,” Springfield is the epicenter. Abraham Lincoln made Springfield his home from 1844 to 1861 before becoming president. Springfield offers a multitude of attractions related to the iconic president, boasting more Lincoln sites than anywhere in the world. Step into the past and the life of the Lincoln family …

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What ‘The Adam Project’ Gets Wrong About Time Travel—According to Scientist

What ‘The Adam Project’ Gets Wrong About Time Travel—According to Scientist

Time travel may seem like just the subject of science fiction fantasy in movies like Back to the Future and The Adam Project, but believe it or not, time travel is real. At least that’s the claim of esteemed theoretical physicist Ronald Mallett. Professor Mallett of the University of Connecticut is a staunch believer, and …

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Visit Springfield, MO

Visit Springfield, MO

Sampling local beer, wine, and spirits is fun and rewarding in the Missouri Ozarks thanks to a program developed by the Springfield Convention & Visitors Bureau. The Ozarks Tap and Pour Craft Beverage Tour provides opportunities for patrons to check in digitally at participating breweries, wineries, and distilleries. Once participants have checked in at a …

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Visit Springfield, IL

Visit Springfield, IL

If Illinois is the “Land of Lincoln,” Springfield is the epicenter. Abraham Lincoln made Springfield his home from 1844 to 1861 before becoming president. Springfield offers a multitude of attractions related to the iconic president, boasting more Lincoln sites than anywhere in the world. Step into the past and the life of the Lincoln family …

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What ‘The Adam Project’ Gets Wrong About Time Travel—According to Scientist

What ‘The Adam Project’ Gets Wrong About Time Travel—According to Scientist

Time travel may seem like just the subject of science fiction fantasy in movies like Back to the Future and The Adam Project, but believe it or not, time travel is real. At least that’s the claim of esteemed theoretical physicist Ronald Mallett. Professor Mallett of the University of Connecticut is a staunch believer, and …

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NCAA Tournament, Aruba scraps COVID travel restrictions, Spring has arrived: 5 things to know this weekend

NCAA Tournament, Aruba scraps COVID travel restrictions, Spring has arrived: 5 things to know this weekend

📝 What happened this week? Take the USA TODAY News Quiz to test your knowledge.  NCAA Tournament continues Saturday after bracket-busting upsets The second round of the men’s NCAA Tournament begins Saturday, with the Sweet 16 finishing up on Sunday. Championship contenders like Gonzaga, Duke and Arizona got through their first games, while No. 15 seed …

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GOP Rep. Don Young of Alaska, longest-serving member of Congress, dies at 88

GOP Rep. Don Young of Alaska, longest-serving member of Congress, dies at 88

GOP Rep. Don Young, the longest-serving member of the current Congress, died Friday at age 88 while traveling home to Alaska, his office said in a statement. Young, who was first elected to Congress in 1973, was also the longest-serving Republican lawmaker in congressional history. “It’s with heavy hearts and deep sadness that we announce …

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