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Indiana State University Memorial Stadium

Indiana State University Memorial Stadium

Indiana State University Memorial Stadium is located in Terre Haute, Indiana. Constructed in 1925 at a cost of $400,000, the stadium can accommodate 16,000 people.The foundation for the stadium began after World War I, when city planners conceived of a stadium as a memorial to veterans. The center field& 39;s original wall stood 546 feet away from home plate.

How 9/11 Became the Deadliest Day in History for U.S. Firefighters

How 9/11 Became the Deadliest Day in History for U.S. Firefighters

At 8:46 a.m. on September 11, 2001, hijackers crashed American Airlines Flight 11 into the north tower of the World Trade Center in New York City. Six minutes later, the first contingent of New York City firefighters—two ladder and two engine companies—had arrived at the stricken building. They had just begun to climb a stairwell in an effort to reach people trapped on the upper floors, when another hijacked airliner, United Airlines Flight 175, struck the south tower at 9:03 a.

H.M. Anderson House

H.M. Anderson House

The Anderson House in Little Rock, Arkansas, was listed in National Register of Historic Places on May 2, 2001, under Criterion C with its local significance as an excellent example of a Craftsman bungalow exhibiting an unusual, picturesque combination of Arkansas stone with rusticated granite and rubble fieldstone on the exterior, rusticated gray granite covers the front facade and forms the massive porch and porte-cochere, a porte-cochere is the architectural term for a porch or portico-like structure at the entrance to a building, through which it is possible for a horse and carriage or motor vehicle to pass, in order for the occupants to alight under cover, protected from the weather, while rubble fieldstone of fascinating variety sheathes the sides and rear, and supports.

Battle of Cape Gloucester, 26 December 1943-April 1944

Battle of Cape Gloucester, 26 December 1943-April 1944

Battle of Cape Gloucester, 26 December 1943-April 1944The battle of Cape Gloucester (26 December 1943-April 1944) was the main American attack during Operation Dexterity, the invasion of western New Britain, and was carried out in order to secure control of the Dampier and Vitiaz Straits, between New Britain and New Ireland.

Ancient lost capital of the Khmer Empire found in Cambodia

Ancient lost capital of the Khmer Empire found in Cambodia

A team of researchers has rediscovered an ancient "lost city" of the Khmer (Khmer) Empire, Mahendraparvata, thanks to aerial mapping techniques, authorities reported. Using aerial laser scanning and ground topography, the researchers found a "large network extended urban area dating from the 9th century ”, and which was quickly identified as Mahendraparvata, capital of the empire from the 8th to 9th centuries, known to exist in Southeast Asia during the Angkor period, but had not been located.

The Provincial Council of Palencia allocates € 35,000 to archaeological projects

The Provincial Council of Palencia allocates € 35,000 to archaeological projects

In a statement, the Palencia Provincial Council announced that it will allocate 35,000 euros to archaeological projects in the province, which will be allocated to those sites in which interventions have been carried out by the same team in more than five campaigns, or that have been excavated in the last three campaigns.