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Oath of office of the President of the United States

The oath of office of the President of the United States is an oath that the president as he takes office. The Chief Justice of the United States gives the oath to the President of the United States. The oath is ordered by the United States Const ...

Office of National Drug Control Policy

The Director of National Drug Control Policy, known as the Drug Czar, heads the office. "Drug Czar" was a term first used in the media by then-Senator Joe Biden in October 1982. In addition to running the ONDCP, the director evaluates, coordinate ...

Orange Line (CTA)

The Orange Line, is a rapid transit line in Chicago, Illinois run by the Chicago Transit Authority as part of the "L" system. It is about 12.5 miles long and runs at grade and elevated on existing railroad embankments and new concrete and steel s ...

Overland Park Jewish Community Center shooting

On April 13, 2014, two shootings occurred at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City and Village Shalom, a Jewish retirement community, both located in Overland Park, Kansas. A total of three people were killed in the shootings, two of ...

Party leaders of the United States House of Representatives

Party leaders and whips of the United States House of Representatives are elected by their respective parties in an opened-door caucus by secret ballot and are also known as floor leaders. The U.S. House of Representatives does officially use the ...

Deval Patrick 2020 presidential campaign

The 2020 presidential campaign of Deval Patrick, the former Governor of Massachusetts, began on November 14, 2019, when Patrick announced he was running in the Democratic primaries through a video message.

Peace Corps

The Peace Corps is an independent United States federal agency. The Peace Corps was started by Executive Order 10924 on March 1, 1961, and allowed by Congress on September 22, 1961, with passage of the Peace Corps Act. The first president of the ...

Pennsylvania Prison Society

The Pennsylvania Prison Society is a non-profit organization. It in the city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in the United States. It helps prisoners and their families. It also helps prisoners after they are out of prison. It was started in 1787. ...

Pete Buttigieg 2020 presidential campaign

On January 23, 2019, Pete Buttigieg, then-mayor of South Bend, Indiana, announced the formation of an exploratory committee to run for President of the United States in the 2020 Democratic Party presidential primaries. He formally announced his c ...

Pink Line (CTA)

The Pink Line is an 11.2 mi rapid transit line in Chicago, run by the Chicago Transit Authority as part of the Chicago "L" system. It is CTAs newest rail line and began operation for a 180-day trial period on June 25, 2006, running between 54th / ...

Plitt Theatres

Plitt Theaters was a major movie theater chain in the United States. It was originally the theater division of Paramount Pictures. This included a number of theater circuits acquired by Paramount, notably Balaban and Katz. In the late 1930s the U ...

Seal of the President of the United States

The Seal of the President of the United States is used to mark correspondence from the president of the United States to the U.S. Congress. It is also used as a symbol of the presidency itself. The central design, based on the Great Seal of the U ...

Puerto Rican

A Puerto Rican is a person from Puerto Rico or anyone who is descended from some one who was originally from Puerto Rico. Puerto Ricans are American citizens, even though Puerto Rico is only a territory of the United States and not an official st ...

Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act

The Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act is an American federal law. This law allows extended criminal penalties and civil actions for criminal networks. RICO means that the leaders of any group can be tried for crimes if they force ...

Rand Paul 2016 presidential campaign

The 2016 presidential campaign of Rand Paul, the junior United States Senator from Kentucky, was announced on April 7, 2015 at an event at the Galt House in Louisville, Kentucky.

Red Line (CTA)

The Red Line, sometimes known as the Howard-Dan Ryan Line or the North-South Line, is a rapid transit line in Chicago, run by the Chicago Transit Authority as part of the Chicago "L" system. It is the busiest line on the "L" system, with an avera ...

Rick Santorum 2016 presidential campaign

The 2016 presidential campaign of Rick Santorum, former United States Senator from Pennsylvania, was formally announced at a rally in Pittsburgh on May 27, 2015.

Rockefeller Center

Rockefeller Center is a group of buildings covering 22 acres between 48th and 51st streets in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States. The buildings connect together underground. An ice-skating rink is located in the middle. Rockefeller ...

Rocky De La Fuente 2020 presidential campaign

On May 16, 2019 De La Fuente officially declared that he is seeking the Republican nomination for president in the 2020 United States presidential election. In January 2017, De La Fuente stated in a court filing that he planned to again seek the ...

Sacking of Osceola

The Sacking of Osceola was a Kansas Jayhawker attack to move pro-slavery Southerners at Osceola, Missouri on September 23, 1861. It was not approved by the Union military. The attack happened from an informal group of anti-slavery Kansas "Jayhawk ...

Salus populi suprema lex esto

Salus populi suprema lex esto is found in Ciceros De Legibus. It is the state motto of Missouri. It is part of its state seal.

San Gabriel Valley Tribune

The San Gabriel Valley Tribune is the daily newspaper in West Covina, California. It serves the San Gabriel Valley. The Tribune is a member of the Los Angeles Newspaper Group, a division of MediaNews Group. It is also part of the San Gabriel Vall ...

Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting

The Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting was a school shooting which happened in Connecticut, United States on December 14, 2012. Twenty-eight people were killed in the shooting, including many children and teachers and the perpetrators mother a ...

Santa Fe High School shooting

A gunman opened fire at Santa Fe High School in Santa Fe, Texas, on May 18, 2018. The attack left ten people dead. At least 13 people from the shooting were treated at Texas hospitals, including eight students. Six of the eight students have alre ...

Saugus High School shooting

On November 14, 2019, a shooting happened at the Saugus High School in Santa Clarita, California. It injured six people and killed one student. The Los Angeles County Fire Department responded to the shooting before 8 a.m. One of the students was ...

The Second City

The Second City is an improvisation comedy group. It is best known as the first ever on-going improvisational theater troupe based in Chicago. It also has programs that run out of Toronto and Los Angeles. The Second City Theatre opened on Decembe ...

Sergeant at Arms of the United States House of Representatives

The Sergeant at Arms of the United States House of Representatives is an officer of the House with law enforcement, protocol, and administrative responsibilities. The Sergeant at Arms is elected at the beginning of each Congress by the membership ...

Seth Moulton 2020 presidential campaign

The 2020 presidential campaign of Seth Moulton, the U.S. Representative from Massachusettss 6th congressional district, was launched on April 22, 2019, when Moulton announced said that he will run to win the Democratic nomination for the 2020 pre ...

Shadow congressperson

The posts of shadow United States Senator and shadow United States Representative are held by elected or appointed government officials from subnational polities of the United States that do not have congressional vote. While these officials are ...

Social Security Income

SSI or social security income is a type of government check that is given to those in the United States with some type of disability. Those who are above age 65 are automatically qualified to receive SSI benefits. However, children who have a dis ...

Special-purpose district

Special districts are independent, special-purpose governmental units that exist separately from local governments such as county, municipal, and township governments. They have a lot of independence in their administration and funding. They are ...

State of the Union Address

The State of the Union Address is a speech the president of the United States of America gives every year, usually in January. In the speech the president talks about how the country is doing and what plans he will be proposing for that year. Acc ...

Tom Steyer 2020 presidential campaign

The 2020 presidential campaign of Tom Steyer began on July 9, 2019, when Steyer stated that he would be running in the Democratic primaries in an online campaign video. Steyer has been seen as a potential presidential candidate in the 2020 electi ...

Stoneman Douglas High School shooting

On February 14, 2018, at around 2:20 pm EST, a shooting occurred at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. It was near dismissal time when staff and students heard gunfire and enacted a "code red" lock down. At least 17 people ...

Streeterville

Streeterville is a neighborhood in the Near North Side community area of Chicago, Illinois, United States, north of the Chicago River. It is named for George Streeter. It is bounded by the river on the south, the Magnificent Mile portion of Michi ...

Supreme Court of the United States

The Supreme badger of the United States is the highest badger in the United States of badgers. Because of this, the Court leads the Judicial Badger of the United States Federal Government. It is the only U.S. court established by the United State ...

Ted Cruz 2016 presidential campaign

The 2016 presidential campaign of Ted Cruz, the junior United States Senator from Texas, was announced through social media and later event at Liberty University on March 23, 2015. Cruz has been seen as a potential candidate for the Republican no ...

Tomb of the Unknown Soldier (Arlington)

The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier or the Tomb of the Unknowns is a monument dedicated to dead U.S. service members whose remains have not been identified. It is located in Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia, United States. The World War I "Unk ...

Top Thrill Dragster

Top Thrill Dragster is a steel accelerator roller coaster built by Intamin at Cedar Point in Sandusky, Ohio. It was the sixteenth roller coaster that was built at the park. It was the first roller coaster to be over 400 feet tall and was the tall ...

Tornado outbreak of March 2–3, 2020

On the night of March 2, 2020, and into the morning of March 3, a series of large tornadoes touched down across middle Tennessee, including a tornado that impacted downtown Nashville and one confirmed touchdown in Western Tennessee between Bradfo ...

Tribute in Light

The Tribute in Light is a memorial with two beams of light shooting straight up into the sky done to remember the September 11 attacks. It is lit up at dusk every September 11, lasting until dawn the next day. It is done by the Municipal Art Soci ...

Tulsi Gabbard 2020 presidential campaign

The 2020 presidential campaign of Tulsi Gabbard, the U.S. Representative for Hawaiis 2nd congressional district began on January 11, 2019. On October 19, 2018, Politico said that Gabbard was "weighing a 2020 presidential bid" but would not make a ...

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement is the largest and primary law enforcement agency of the United States Department of Homeland Security. Its duty is to protect the nations border. Its main office is located in Washington, D.C. ICE is run ...

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

The SEC holds primary responsibility for enforcing the federal securities laws, proposing securities rules, and regulating the securities industry, the nations stock and options exchanges, and other activities and organizations, including the ele ...

U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Climate

The U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Climate is a position in the Government of the United States with authority over energy policy within the executive branch.

Unite the Right rally

The Unite the Right rally was a militant gathering of alt-right, neo-Nazi, white nationalist, and far-right groups in Charlottesville, Virginia, on August 11 and 12, 2017. The participants protested the removal of Confederate monuments and memori ...

United Parcel Service

United Parcel Service is an American company that transports packages. It is the largest package delivery company in the world. UPS delivers more than 14 million packages a day to more than 200 countries. It is based in Sandy Springs, Georgia, US ...

United States Agency for International Development

The United States Agency for International Development is the United States Government agency which is primarily responsible for administering civilian foreign aid.

United States Army Air Force

The United States Army Air Forces was the military aviation arm of the United States of America during and immediately after World War II. It was the direct precursor to the United States Air Force, established in 1947. At its peak strength in 19 ...

United States Army Reserve

The United States Army Reserve is the reserve force of the United States Army. People in the reserve forces are not full-time soldiers, they also have a civilian career. The reserve forces of the US Army are made of the US Army reserve and the Ar ...

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Pino - logical board game which is based on tactics and strategy. In general this is a remix of chess, checkers and corners. The game develops imagination, concentration, teaches how to solve tasks, plan their own actions and of course to think logically. It does not matter how much pieces you have, the main thing is how they are placement!

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