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Last surviving Enola Gay crew member dies at 93


  • Associated Press, The

Theodore Van Kirk, the last surviving crew member of the Enola Gay, which dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, in 1945, died Monday in Georgia at age 93. He was the navigator aboard the B-29 Su… Read More

Ore. city council mandates paid sick leave


  • Register-Guard (Eugene, Ore.), The

The Eugene, Ore., City Council has passed an ordinance that requires employers to offer one hour of paid sick leave per 30 hours worked, mirroring laws in Seattle and Portland, Ore. Unless the state m… Read More

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